South America Adventure

Azamara Pursuit Cruise Review to South America

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall rating:

3.7 out of 5
Azamara Pursuit

13 Night Carnivale In Rio (Buenos Aires Roundtrip)

Sail date: February 24, 2019

Ship: Azamara Pursuit

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Would I travel again.. well it would not be a first choice but then I am not loyal to any line, for me it’s about the itinerary and if that happens to be of in interest then maybe I will but not one I would be recommending others to actively look at traveling with Azamara.

Embarkation

4 out of 5
This happed on ship not in terminal due to issues but was smooth , however checkin staff did not understand the pre boarding documentation that was completed to save time.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Lacked taste but not bad. Have to pay for specialty restaurants that seems odd for this class of ship unlike others we have sailed with in the past.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Small ship so no big activities. But that’s what’s nice about this size of ship. However we did have no entertainment team for 2nd half of Cruise as they did not get back onboard post Rio .

Entertainment

3 out of 5
Small ship again so not big productions.

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Good but have had better

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Clean but some issues with plumbing

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Nice size and cleaned well .

Ship tip

Don’t use onboard shore excursions. Not worth it and badly organised. And not as advertised.

Ports of call

Buenos Aires, Argentina

5 out of 5
Loved it and spent days pre and post . Lots to see and do.

Montevideo, Uruguay

3 out of 5
Ok but not much to see

Santos (Sao Paulo), Brazil

2 out of 5
Nothing in santos but we went to São Paulo about 1 hour drive. Did not get to see much as was on ship organised tour that was terrible .

Ilhabela, Brazil

3 out of 5

Buzios, Brazil

5 out of 5
Loved this place lovely place to stop. Do the trolley tour on your own and get to see all the lovely beaches , don’t need to do this trip with ship .

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

3 out of 5
If it had not have been for carnival , we would have struggled for more things to do after 3 nights .

Punta Del Este, Uruguay Did not visit port

Stop was cancelled.

Disembarkation

3 out of 5
Ok but no announcements
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