Low water in Rhine severely impacted cruise

Avalon Imagery II Cruise Review to River Cruises - Europe

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 68

Overall rating:

3.5 out of 5
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Avalon Imagery II

7 Night Romantic Rhine Northbound (Zurich To Amsterdam)

Sail date: October 20, 2018

Ship: Avalon Imagery II

Cabin number: 303

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Low water causing aborting of middle cruise was very disappointing. Avalon did the best they could to arranging alternative land facilities and transportation and were generous with 50% refund of cruise fare.


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
None available


2 out of 5
Only piano player, just fair

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
some servers were excellent, others just wanted to get through the day

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Toilet flush switch very intermittent

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5

Ship tip

make sure well ahead of time about water conditions on the river

Ports of call

Breisach Am Rhine, Germany

4 out of 5

Strasbourg, France

4 out of 5

Heidelberg, Germany

4 out of 5

Rudesheim, Germany

4 out of 5

Cologne, Germany

3 out of 5

Amsterdam, Netherlands

3 out of 5


4 out of 5
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