After numerous ocean cruises, we decided it was time to try a European river cruise and friends suggested Avalon. Choose the Blue Danube Budapest-Prague itinerary for mid-Oct based on the sites, included pre and post-cruise hotels, the ... Read More
Our cruise upstream on the Rhone was perfect. It is a part of France that is less known but the off ship excursions were consistently interesting and the local guides very knowledgeable and also added many personal anecdotes to add to the ... Read More
First time we have taken a river cruise and we were delighted with Avalon. Small ship vs. the other cruise companies. Flexible in terms of when we fly, vs only do so per the cruise schedule. Very nice staff on board and Caroline as the ... Read More
It was a last minute booking and not what we had initially set out to book but was excellent. The staff were really good, friendly and attentive. The cruise director Christine was incredibly knowledgeable and keen to make sure everyone ... Read More
Everything was perfect from beginning to end! The cruise director was very well organized. The shore excursions were also an added bonus and well timed by the cruise director. The tour buses were fairly new and nice to travel in. The ... Read More
This was our third Avalon river cruise having taken the Seine and Rhine previously. We chose Avalon based on its reputation and recommendations from friends. All three cruises were different but the the quality level was consistently very ... Read More
My travel companion had been on 3 other river cruise lines and so this was somewhat of a first for both of us. We were picked up at the airport in Vienna and taken to the intercontinental hotel to store bags and then had the day to explore ... Read More
Provided us an opportunity to experience river cruising and to visit historical locations in the Netherlands and Belgium. Very interesting perspective of the WW1 battlefields in Belgium. The food was exce3llent and more than we really ... Read More
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