Avalon Imagery II

Avalon Imagery II Review and Specifications

Specifications of Avalon Imagery II

Year built2016  /  Age : 3
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderDen Breejen Shipyard (Hardinxveld-Giessendam, Holland)
ClassSuite Ship
OwnerMS Donau GmbH & Co KG Hamburg
OperatorAvalon Waterways
Speed12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA)110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width)12 m / 39 ft
Gross Tonnage2022 gt
Passengers65 - 130
Crew37
Decks4
Cabins65
Decks with cabins3
Sister-shipsAvalon Artistry 2, Avalon Poetry 2, Avalon Tapestry 2, Avalon Tranquility 2, Avalon Visionary
Christened byJudy Bailey

Current itinerary of Avalon Imagery II

Avalon Imagery II current cruise is 14 days, one-way from Remich to Budapest. Prices start from USD 4460 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 09 May, 2019 and ends on 23 May, 2019.

Date / TimePort
09 May    Departing from Remich, Luxembourg hotels
10 May    Trier, Germany
11 May    Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
12 May    Rhine Gorge, Germany
12 May    Rudesheim am Rhein, Germany
13 May    Main River, Germany
14 May    Wurzburg, Germany
15 May    Bamberg, Germany
16 May    Nuremberg, Germany
17 May    Roth, Bavaria, Germany
18 May    Regensburg, Germany
19 May    Passau, Germany
20 May    Melk, Austria
20 May    Wachau Valley, Austria
20 May - 21 May    Vienna, Austria(Overnight)
21 May    Vienna, Austria
22 May    Budapest, Hungary
23 May    Arriving in Budapest, Hungary hotels

Review of Avalon Imagery II

MS Avalon Imagery II boat cruises on Rhine River, departing from Amsterdam and Basel (Zurich).

Avalon Imagery II cruise ship is the next Avalon Waterways exciting Suite Ship introduced in 2016. Avalon Imagery II cruise ship provides the best way to see Europe and its most scenic rivers - Rhine, Main and Danube - from the comfort of this small river ship, where guests unpack once only and spend the rest of time enjoying architecture, diverse culture, amazing sights, and sumptuous cuisine, available only in Europe's historic cities.

Avalon Imagery 2 cruise ship

Cabins

Avalon Imagery II has a total number of 65 cabins (of which 2 Royal Suite, 51 Panorama Suite, 12 with non-opening windows) in 6 grades. This magnificent riverboat features the largest staterooms on European rivers today. Her rooms have premium bedding, large private bathrooms with full shower, well-stocked minibars, nightly turn-down service, Wi-Fi complimentary access, and much more.

Cabins 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, minibar, safe, deluxe pillow menu, complimentary bottled water. Cabin occupancy - 2 guests in a room.
  • 2 Royal Suites (R) - deck 4, size 300 ft2 / 28 m2.
  • Panorama Suites - P (deck 4, x25), A (deck 3, x17) and B (deck 3, x8) - size 200 ft2 / 18,6 m2.
  • Deluxe Staterooms (category, number) - D (6), E (6) - size 172 ft2 / 16 m2).

Shipboard facilities

Experience the ms Avalon Imagery II innovative attributes and amenities - the panoramic Sky Deck, bar, lounge, and a fitness center. Avalon Imagery II was created with passengers' comfort in mind as the Silent Drive System separates all ship's engines from guests, thus providing a more enjoyable and quieter river cruise experience.

Avalon Imagery II restaurants include Imagery (dining room), Panorama Bistro, Sky Bistro (al-fresco). Avalon Imagery 2 also has Panorama Lounge & Bar (observation, with an outside viewing deck), Club Lounge, Library/Internet Corner, Imagery Atrium Lobby, Hair Salon, Fitness, Sun Deck (Sky Lounge & Bar, Sky Bistro, Whirlpool, shaded seating, deck games area).

Avalon Imagery II 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, Imagery 2 cruise ship tour ("behind-the-scenes"), food and wine tastings, 24-hour premium coffee/tea/hot chocolate, replenished daily bottled water.

Avalon Imagery 2 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 cruise tour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers, and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On Avalon Imagery 2 cruises, Avalon Waterways offers USA flights-inclusive deals with discount airfare and complimentary airport transfers.

River Cruise Itineraries

The list of the Avalon Imagery II itineraries as themes (officially announced by the Avalon Waterways lines) includes:

  • Note: In brackets is the cruise itinerary code for booking.
  • 7-night "Romantic Rhine" cruise – from Amsterdam to Basel (Southbound, code WAZ) and from Zurich to Amsterdam (Northbound, code WZA).
  • On WAZ, embarkation is in Amsterdam, with Day 2 offering Amsterdam canal cruise on Avalon Imagery 2 boat. Day 3 is for Cologne (2 options - guided city walk tour or Jewish Heritage themed walk tour). Day 4 is for Koblenz, Rhine Gorge cruising and Rudesheim (Koblenz guided sightseeing tour, and the Rudesheim's Musical Instrument Museum). Day 5 is Mainz. (coach travel excursion to Heidelberg (guided walk tour, Gutenberg Museum, Heidelberg; castle, Great Vat). Day 6 is for Strasbourg (guided sightseeing tour, La Petite France district, cathedral; woodcarving demonstration on the Imagery 2 ship). Day 7 is for Breisach (Black Forest excursion - visiting the outdoor museum or local woodcarving workshop). Day 8 is for the Basel disembarkation, with optional bus travel to Zurich (hotel packages are also optional).
  • On WZA, embarkation is in Basel (bus travel transfer from Zurich is included, with optional hotel package offered).

Avalon Imagery II wiki

  • The Avalon Imagery II ship is the 4th vessel in Avalon Waterways "Suite Ship" class. Among the ship's best features are 2 full decks of Suite cabins (each with wall-to-wall sliding windows and French Balcony) and spacious and diverse public venues (each with full-length floor-ceiling windows).
  • Each Avalon Waterways "Suite Ship" is powered by two Caterpillar Marine diesel engines (model C32 ACERT, total power output 1420 kW / 1930 HP), plus an emergency diesel generator. The ship's propulsion is diesel-electric, with one azimuth thruster (at the bow) and a "Silent Drive System" (separating the ship's engines from passenger staterooms).

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

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Avalon Imagery II Itineraries

The below listed Avalon Imagery II cruise prices on 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.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2019 Apr 25 7 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam Remich $2115
2019 May 02 7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich Amsterdam $2115
2019 May 09 14 days, one-way from Remich to Budapest Remich $4460
2019 May 09 7 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg Remich $2592
2019 May 11 9 days, one-way from Paris to Nuremberg Paris $2592
2019 May 23 16 days, one-way from Budapest to Remich Budapest $4791
2019 May 23 9 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest $2922
2019 May 30 9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Remich Nuremberg $2592
2019 Jun 06 7 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam Remich $2307
2019 Jun 13 7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich Amsterdam $2115
2019 Jun 18 7 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam Remich $2115
2019 Jun 20 14 days, one-way from Remich to Budapest Remich $4422
2019 Jun 20 7 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg Remich $2592
2019 Jun 27 9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg $2553
2019 Jul 04 9 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest $2692
2019 Jul 04 16 days, one-way from Budapest to Remich Budapest $4522
2019 Jul 11 9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Remich Nuremberg $2592
2019 Jul 18 7 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam Remich $2115
2019 Jul 25 7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich Amsterdam $2115
2019 Aug 01 14 days, one-way from Remich to Budapest Remich $4345
2019 Aug 01 7 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg Remich $2592
2019 Aug 08 9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg $2515
2019 Aug 15 16 days, one-way from Budapest to Remich Budapest $4714
2019 Aug 15 9 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest $2845
2019 Aug 22 9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Remich Nuremberg $2592
2019 Aug 29 7 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam Remich $2268
2019 Sep 05 7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich Amsterdam $2268
2019 Sep 12 7 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg Remich $2592
2019 Sep 12 14 days, one-way from Remich to Budapest Remich $5114
2019 Sep 14 9 days, one-way from Paris to Nuremberg Paris $2822
2019 Sep 19 9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg $3015
2019 Sep 26 16 days, one-way from Budapest to Remich Budapest $5214
2019 Sep 26 9 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest $3345
2019 Oct 03 9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Remich Nuremberg $2592
2019 Oct 10 7 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam Remich $1961
2019 Oct 17 7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich Amsterdam $1768
2019 Oct 24 14 days, one-way from Remich to Budapest Remich $3537
2019 Oct 24 7 days, one-way from Remich to Nuremberg Remich $2207
2019 Dec 04 9 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest $2152
2019 Dec 04 18 days, one-way from Budapest to Basel Budapest $4602
2019 Dec 04 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Wiesbaden Budapest $3246
2019 Dec 09 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Wiesbaden Nuremberg $1445
2019 Dec 11 11 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Basel Nuremberg $2522
2019 Dec 16 4 days, one-way from Wiesbaden to Basel Wiesbaden $1076