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Avalon Envision Review

4.5 / 5.0
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14 reviews

Beautiful and Relaxing

Review for Avalon Envision to Europe River
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Vallerie
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Oct 2019
Cabin: Panorama Suite with French Balcony

This was my first ever cruise of any kind. It far exceeded my expectations. The ship was beautiful and comfortable. The cabin was tastefully decorated. The French balcony with the floor to ceiling sliding glass doors made the room feel more spacious and made for excellent scenery viewing. The bed was very comfortable. The bathroom was bigger than I expected. The crew and staff were friendly and efficient. The cruise director was joviable, engaging and well organized. I loved the small lounge on the 3rd floor with excellent coffee machine. Any coffee drink I wanted at the push of a button. The meals were excellent with a large variety of choices. The servers were fun to get to know. The city tours and excursions were enjoyable. Sometimes the city guides give more history than I desire. Seeing the city lights as we sailed out of Budapest in the evening was so beautiful! Just spectacular! What a beautiful start to our cruise. Cruising through the Wachau Valley and the Rhine River gorge was so enjoyable with our cruise director giving us some history and pointing out interesting sights along the way. I would love to take another river cruise with Avalon someday.

Cabin Review

Panorama Suite with French Balcony

The cabin was tastefully decorated. It felt more spacious with the flour to ceiling sliding glass doors and French balcony. The bed was very comfortable with comfortable pillows. There was plenty of storage space.

Port Reviews

Budapest

Brief overview of the city and its history.

Bratislava

Beautiful old city. Lots of interesting information.

Vienna

Nice tour of a beautiful city.

Cologne

Interesting tour of the city. We were there on a Sunday so shops were closed.

Amsterdam

Loved seeing Amsterdam from the canals.

Wurzburg

Toured the beautiful palace and grounds. Beautiful palace.

Bamberg

City tour was very good. Saw homes built on the water’s edge, gothic church. Nice city.

Regensburg

City tour was informative.

Durnstein (Krems)

This is a beautiful quaint little village with beautiful old doors and walkways.

Linz (Salzburg)

We chose to take an excursion to The Czech Republic instead of visiting Salzburg.

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