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Avalon Waterways Avalon Illumination Cruise Reviews for River Cruises to Europe - River Cruise from Prague

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Prague to Budapest

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TimmJ

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

This wasn't our first river cruise. We did the Rhine last year. Both vacations were amazing, but the Rhine wasn't as popular/crowded (fewer ships). The Danube was high due to recent rainfall and bridge clearance was an issue. Avalon did a great job of working around difficult conditions. The quality of the shore excursions depend, in large part, on the local guides. Many of the guides ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Window


We’ll be back again!

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Pkud

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

We had heard so many great things about the European River cruises and we were so tired of the large cruise ships with the crowds, the impersonal service and lousy food. We had friends that had cruised with Avalon so we decided to try it. Everything was so great - from the pre and post hotels to the ship excursions to the food and beyond. The staff were outstanding especially our server in the ...
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Sail Date: May 2018

Cabin Type: Panorama Suite with French Balcony


Different but Interesting

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KStreich1954

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

I initially was approached by my 89-year-old mother, who wanted to take one last trip before she would be unable. I offered to be her traveling companion, not realizing where she intended to travel. I had only been on one cruise prior, a Caribbean Cruise, on one of the larger vessels. So when she mentioned she wanted to take a river cruise, I really had nothing to base it on. My first overall ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Window

Traveled with disabled person


Our Retirement Trip!

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Retirement Cruiser

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

I am our churches Pilgrimage Trip Planner. We have done many religious trips through Globus and have loved them. With a few of us retiring at the same time, we decided to take a river cruise with Avalon and had the most amazing time! So much so, our church is planning a river cruise next year! Everything was perfect! The ship was new, clean and beautiful. Our rooms were modern and ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Panorama Suite with French Balcony


Great Cruise, Terrible Room

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nucsdoc

2-5 Cruises

Age 80s

In General we liked this cruise and crew. Very through and professional. Not Quite up to Viking but much less expensive. Our only complaint was the location of our cabin, which was quite nice. It was, however, the last cabin on our level nearest to the stern of the boat. It was very close to the engine room and the steering mechanism. There was hardly a night that we weren't awoken once or ...
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Sail Date: August 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Window


Outstanding in every way

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Mazeroski

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

This was a fabulous cruise. My wife and I enjoyed every minute of it. Avalon must be praised for getting everything just right. I could not be more impressed. Particularly outstanding was the quality of the boat's staff. It cannot be easy work yet everyone single crew member always appeared happy and eager to please. Either Avalon pays them extremely well or they are very well trained or ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom with Window


Disappointed

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laurettann

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

All my friends do Viking so I liked being different and felt that Avalon was a step up. The ship was new and very pretty. Unfortunately we rafted to Tauck and Uniworld and saw a big difference in décor. For example when the US was playing Germany in soccer one of these ships had big TVs set up in the lounge just for that night (I asked) and many were watching. We went aboard our ship and not a ...
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Sail Date: June 2014


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