Avalon Visionary

Avalon Visionary cruise ship

Cruise line
Avalon Waterways

Current cruise:
11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel
18 Oct, 2016 - 29 Oct, 2016

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Avalon Visionary Review and Specifications

Specifications of Avalon Visionary

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Review of Avalon Visionary

The Avalon Visionary boat cruises on Danube and Rhine Rivers departing from Amsterdam and Zurich.

Avalon Visionary cruise ship

Avalon Visionary debuted in 2012 as one of the Avalon Suite Ships. This exciting river boat cruises along Europe's most magnificent rivers and offers two decks of suites delivering an intimate setting, and featuring Avalon's Wall-to-Wall Panoramic Windows.Avalon Visionary cruise ship The 200 sq.feet Visionary Panorama Suites are 30% larger than industry's standard, giving the opportunity to wake up each morning to the fresh breezes and enchanting scenery. Exciting Avalon Visionary onboard amenities include free Wi-Fi access and complimentary Internet Corner, expanded Fitness Center, spacious Sky Deck with delightful Sky Bistro, shade system, premium lounge chairs and a whirlpool.

Avalon Visionary ship

Year built 2012 ("Suite Ship") MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) 211573780 DK6613 Germany
Passenger capacity Crew capacity Gross tonnage weight LOA length 130 37 5,000 tons 360 ft (110 m) Ship builder Owner Operator Christened by Den Breejen BV (Holland) Group Voyagers Inc Avalon Waterways Ltd Nicole Mazza
  • Passenger decks: 4 (out of 4)
  • Cabin grades number: 6
  • Total number of cabins: 65 (of which 2 Royal Suite, 51 Panorama Suite, 12 with non-opening windows).
  • Restaurants: Visionary (dining room), Panorama Bistro, Sky Bistro (al-fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Panorama Lounge & Bar (observation, with an outside viewing deck), Club Lounge, Library/Internet Corner, Visionary Atrium Lobby, Hair Salon, Fitness, Sun Deck (Sky Lounge & Bar, Sky Bistro, Whirlpool, shaded seating, deck games area).
  • Avalon Visionary cruise deals are inclusive of Wi-Fi Internet, room-service, all land tours and excursions (by certified local tour guides), port taxes, flights, motorcoach transfers, live evening entertainment (local performers), daily enrichment lectures, Visionary cruise ship tour ("behind-the-scenes"), food and wine tastings, 24-hour premium coffee/tea/hot chocolate, replenished daily bottled water.
  • The Avalon Visionary boat is the 3rd vessel in the line's "Suite Ships" class. With this unique river cruise ship design are also the Avalon Waterways ships Artistry 2, Expression, Illumination, Impression, Panorama, Poetry 2, Tapestry 2, Tranquility 2 and Vista. The list of its best features includes: 2 full decks of spacious Suite accommodations (each with wall-to-wall sliding windows and French Balcony) and large and diverse public venues all with full panorama views.

Avalon Visionary cabins

Staterooms Types, Sizes, Categories (high to low)
  • Amenities in all types of staterooms - 2 twin beds converting to queen-sized, 3-door closets with shelves, private bathroom (glass-door shower, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers), sofa, coffee table, flat TV, vanity/writing desk, private French balcony (floor-to-ceiling sliding door), individual climate control, phone, mini bar, safe, deluxe pillow menu, complimentary bottled water. Cabin occupancy - 2 guests in room.
  • 2x Royal Suites (R) - deck 3, size 300 ft2 / 28 m2.
  • Panorama Suites - P (deck 3, x25), A (deck 2, x17) and B (deck 2, x8) - size 200 ft2 / 18,6 m2.
  • Deluxe Staterooms (deck 1) - cat D (6), cat E (6) - size 172 ft2 / 16 m2) .
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Avalon Visionary river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Avalon river cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Avalon Waterways cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On Avalon Visionary cruises, Avalon Waterways offers USA flights-inclusive deals with discount airfare and complimentary airport transfers. Avalon Visionary ship Follows the list of Avalon Visionary itineraries as themes officially announced by the Avalon Waterways line:

  • (12-nights cruising) "The Rhine and Moselle" are 13-days river cruises from Zurich to Amsterdam (Northbound, code WZRA), and the reverse from Amsterdam to Basel (Southbound, code WARZ).
  • (7-nights cruising) "Canals, Vineyards and Paris" are 10-days river cruises from Paris to Amsterdam (Northbound, code WRA), and the reverse from Amsterdam to Paris (Southbound, code WAR). Departures from Amsterdam include disembarkation in Remich, followed by bus travel to Luxembourg or Metz, then high-speed train travel to Paris (luxury hotel package included / 1-night stay). "Cruising-Only" deals are from Remich to Amsterdam (code WRA0) and the reverse from Amsterdam to Remich (code WARO).
  • (7-nights cruising) "Central European Experience" are 12-days river cruises from Paris to Prague (Eastbound, code WRN), and the reverse from Prague to Paris (Westbound, code WNR). The Eastbound route includes 1-night Paris luxury hotel package, TGV train (high speed train) travel from Paris to Metz or Luxembourg; followed by bus transfer to Remich (embarkation), Nuremberg (disembarkation) and bus transfer to Prague. The Westbound route includes bus transfer Prague to Nuremberg (embarkation), Remich (disembarkation), bus transfer Remich to Luxembourg or Metz, TGV train travel to Paris (luxury hotel stay for 2 nights). "Cruising-Only" deals are from Remich to Nuremberg (code WRNO) and the reverse from Nuremberg to Remich (code WNRO).
  • (7-nights cruising) "Jewels of Central Europe" are 17-days river cruises from Paris to Budapest (Eastbound, code WRB), and 19-days the reverse from Budapest to Paris (Westbound, code WBR). "Cruising-Only" deals are from Remich to Budapest (code WRBO) and the reverse from Budapest to Remich (code WBRO).
  • (7-nights cruising) "Magnificent Europe" are 15-days river cruises from Amsterdam to Budapest (Eastbound, code WAB), and the reverse from Budapest to Amsterdam (Westbound, code WBA).
  • (7-nights cruising) "The Blue Danube Discovery” are 13-days river cruises from Budapest to Prague (Nuremberg disembarkation, Westbound, code WBN). The reverse route is themed “The Legendary Danube”: (7-days sailing) 11-days river cruises from Prague to Budapest (Eastbound, code WNB, Nuremberg embarkation). "Cruising-Only" deals are from Nuremberg to Budapest (code WNBO) and the reverse from Budapest to Nuremberg (code WBNO).

Avalon Visionary Itineraries 2017

The below listed Avalon Visionary cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Avalon Waterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Itinerary ports
08 January 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Paris
09 Jan        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
10 Jan        Bamberg, Germany
11 Jan        Wurzburg, Germany
12 Jan        Miltenberg, Germany
12 Jan        Main River
13 Jan        Rudesheim, Germany
13 Jan        Rhine Gorge, Germany
14 Jan        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
15 Jan        Moselle River
15 Jan        Trier, Germany
16 Jan        Remich, Luxembourg
16 Jan        Arriving in Paris, France (Transfer)
28 January 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Paris
29 Jan        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
30 Jan        Bamberg, Germany
31 Jan        Wurzburg, Germany
01 Feb        Miltenberg, Germany
01 Feb        Main River
02 Feb        Rudesheim, Germany
02 Feb        Rhine Gorge, Germany
03 Feb        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
04 Feb        Moselle River
04 Feb        Trier, Germany
05 Feb        Remich, Luxembourg
05 Feb        Arriving in Paris, France (Transfer)
05 February 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg
06 Feb        Departing from Remich, Luxembourg
07 Feb        Remich, Luxembourg (Trier)
07 Feb        Moselle River
08 Feb        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
09 Feb        Koblenz, Germany
09 Feb        Rhine Gorge, Germany
09 Feb        Rudesheim, Germany
10 Feb        Main River
10 Feb        Miltenberg, Germany
11 Feb        Wurzburg, Germany
12 Feb        Bamberg, Germany
13 Feb        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
02 March 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Paris
03 Mar        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
04 Mar        Bamberg, Germany
05 Mar        Wurzburg, Germany
06 Mar        Miltenberg, Germany
06 Mar        Main River
07 Mar        Rudesheim, Germany
07 Mar        Rhine Gorge, Germany
08 Mar        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
09 Mar        Moselle River
09 Mar        Trier, Germany
10 Mar        Remich, Luxembourg
10 Mar        Arriving in Paris, France (Transfer)
10 March 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg
11 Mar        Departing from Remich, Luxembourg
12 Mar        Remich, Luxembourg (Trier)
12 Mar        Moselle River
13 Mar        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
14 Mar        Koblenz, Germany
14 Mar        Rhine Gorge, Germany
14 Mar        Rudesheim, Germany
15 Mar        Main River
15 Mar        Miltenberg, Germany
16 Mar        Wurzburg, Germany
17 Mar        Bamberg, Germany
18 Mar        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
30 March 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
31 Mar        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
01 Apr        Danube River
01 Apr - 02 Apr        Vienna, Austria (Overnight)
02 Apr        Vienna, Austria
03 Apr        Durnstein, Austria
03 Apr        Wachau Valley,Austria
03 Apr        Melk, Austria
04 Apr        Passau, Germany
05 Apr        Regensburg, Germany
06 Apr        Roth, Germany
07 Apr        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
04 April 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam
05 Apr        Departing from Remich, Luxembourg
06 Apr        Luxembourg
06 Apr        Moselle River
07 Apr        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
07 Apr        Zell-Mosel, Germany
08 Apr        Cochem, Germany
09 Apr        Rhine Gorge, Germany
09 Apr        Rudesheim, Germany
10 Apr        Cologne, Germany
11 Apr        Amsterdam, Holland
12 Apr        Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland
07 April 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Paris
08 Apr        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
09 Apr        Bamberg, Germany
10 Apr        Wurzburg, Germany
11 Apr        Miltenberg, Germany
11 Apr        Main River
12 Apr        Rudesheim, Germany
12 Apr        Rhine Gorge, Germany
13 Apr        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
14 Apr        Moselle River
14 Apr        Trier, Germany
15 Apr        Remich, Luxembourg
15 Apr        Arriving in Paris, France (Transfer)
24 April 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Paris
25 Apr        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
26 Apr        Budapest, Hungary
26 Apr        Vienna, Austria
27 Apr        Vienna, Austria
28 Apr        Durnstein, Austria
28 Apr        Wachau Valley,Austria
28 Apr        Melk, Austria
29 Apr        Passau, Germany
30 Apr        Regensburg, Germany
01 May        Roth, Germany
02 May        Nuremberg, Germany
03 May        Bamberg, Germany
04 May        Wurzburg, Germany
05 May        Miltenberg, Germany
05 May        Main River
06 May        Rudesheim, Germany
06 May        Rhine Gorge, Germany
07 May        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
08 May        Trier, Germany
08 May        Moselle River
08 May - 09 May        Remich, Luxembourg (Overnight)
09 May        Remich, Luxembourg
09 May        Arriving in Paris, France (Transfer)
01 May 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Paris
02 May        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
03 May        Bamberg, Germany
04 May        Wurzburg, Germany
05 May        Miltenberg, Germany
05 May        Main River
06 May        Rudesheim, Germany
06 May        Rhine Gorge, Germany
07 May        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
08 May        Moselle River
08 May        Trier, Germany
09 May        Remich, Luxembourg
09 May        Arriving in Paris, France (Transfer)
09 May 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg
10 May        Departing from Remich, Luxembourg
11 May        Remich, Luxembourg (Trier)
11 May        Moselle River
12 May        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
13 May        Koblenz, Germany
13 May        Rhine Gorge, Germany
13 May        Rudesheim, Germany
14 May        Main River
14 May        Miltenberg, Germany
15 May        Wurzburg, Germany
16 May        Bamberg, Germany
17 May        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
29 May 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg
30 May        Departing from Remich, Luxembourg
31 May        Remich, Luxembourg (Trier)
31 May        Moselle River
01 Jun        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
02 Jun        Koblenz, Germany
02 Jun        Rhine Gorge, Germany
02 Jun        Rudesheim, Germany
03 Jun        Main River
03 Jun        Miltenberg, Germany
04 Jun        Wurzburg, Germany
05 Jun        Bamberg, Germany
06 Jun        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
03 July 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam
04 Jul        Departing from Remich, Luxembourg
05 Jul        Luxembourg
05 Jul        Moselle River
06 Jul        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
06 Jul        Zell-Mosel, Germany
07 Jul        Cochem, Germany
08 Jul        Rhine Gorge, Germany
08 Jul        Rudesheim, Germany
09 Jul        Cologne, Germany
10 Jul        Amsterdam, Holland
11 Jul        Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland
23 October 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Paris
24 Oct        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
25 Oct        Budapest, Hungary
25 Oct        Vienna, Austria
26 Oct        Vienna, Austria
27 Oct        Durnstein, Austria
27 Oct        Wachau Valley,Austria
27 Oct        Melk, Austria
28 Oct        Passau, Germany
29 Oct        Regensburg, Germany
30 Oct        Roth, Germany
31 Oct        Nuremberg, Germany
01 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
02 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
03 Nov        Miltenberg, Germany
03 Nov        Main River
04 Nov        Rudesheim, Germany
04 Nov        Rhine Gorge, Germany
05 Nov        Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
06 Nov        Trier, Germany
06 Nov        Moselle River
06 Nov - 07 Nov        Remich, Luxembourg (Overnight)
07 Nov        Remich, Luxembourg
07 Nov        Arriving in Paris, France (Transfer)