Avalon Tranquility II last position
Specifications of Avalon Tranquility II
|Year of build||2015 / Age: 8|
|Builder||Scheepswerf Den Breejen Shipyard (Hardinxveld-Giessendam, Holland)|
|Speed||12 kn / 22 km/h / 14 mph|
|Length (LOA)||110 m / 361 ft|
|Beam (width)||12 m / 39 ft|
|Gross Tonnage||2022 gt|
|Passengers||65 - 130|
|Decks with cabins||3|
|Sister-ships||Avalon Artistry 2, Avalon Imagery 2, Avalon Poetry 2, Avalon Tapestry 2, Avalon Visionary|
|Christened by||Jann Arden|
Avalon Tranquility II Itineraries
|Date||Itinerary||Departure Port||Price from|
|2023 Dec 05||5 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Frankfurt am Main||Nuremberg||$1864|
|2023 Dec 05||9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Basel||Nuremberg|
|2023 Dec 10||4 days, one-way from Frankfurt am Main to Basel||Frankfurt am Main||$2301|
|2023 Dec 14||7 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$3223|
|2024 Apr 07||7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Brussels||Amsterdam||$2278|
|2024 Apr 07||14 days, round-trip Grand Tulip Cruise of Holland Belgium for Garden and Nature Lovers||Amsterdam||$5097|
|2024 Apr 14||7 days, one-way from Brussels to Amsterdam||Brussels||$2353|
|2024 Apr 21||7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Brussels||Amsterdam||$2353|
|2024 Apr 21||14 days, round-trip Grand Tulip Cruise of Holland Belgium||Amsterdam||$5247|
|2024 Apr 28||7 days, one-way from Brussels to Amsterdam||Brussels||$2228|
|2024 May 05||7 days, round-trip Active Discovery in Holland Belgium||Amsterdam||$2378|
|2024 May 12||7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich||Amsterdam||$2727|
|2024 May 19||7 days, one-way from Remich to Frankfurt am Main||Remich||$2453|
|2024 May 26||4 days, one-way from Frankfurt am Main to Basel||Frankfurt am Main||$1697|
|2024 May 30||10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$3895|
|2024 Jun 09||7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich||Amsterdam||$2453|
|2024 Jun 16||7 days, one-way from Remich to Amsterdam||Remich||$2453|
|2024 Jun 23||10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$3908|
|2024 Jul 03||8 days, one-way from Basel to Nuremberg||Basel||$2787|
|2024 Jul 03||15 days, one-way from Basel to Budapest||Basel||$5559|
|2024 Jul 11||7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest||Nuremberg||$2453|
|2024 Jul 18||7 days, one-way from Budapest to Deggendorf||Budapest||$2278|
|2024 Jul 25||7 days, one-way from Deggendorf to Budapest||Deggendorf||$2278|
|2024 Aug 01||7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg||Budapest||$2278|
|2024 Aug 08||7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest||Nuremberg||$2453|
|2024 Aug 15||5 days, one-way from Budapest to Deggendorf||Budapest||$1600|
|2024 Aug 20||7 days, one-way from Deggendorf to Budapest||Deggendorf||$2428|
|2024 Aug 27||15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam||Budapest||$4827|
|2024 Sep 11||7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Remich||Amsterdam||$2678|
|2024 Sep 18||7 days, one-way from Remich to Frankfurt am Main||Remich||$2678|
|2024 Sep 25||4 days, one-way from Frankfurt am Main to Basel||Frankfurt am Main||$1809|
|2024 Sep 29||10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$4108|
|2024 Oct 09||10 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$3620|
|2024 Oct 19||10 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$3295|
|2024 Oct 29||14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Arles||Amsterdam||$6672|
|2024 Oct 29||7 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$3202|
|2024 Dec 02||9 days, one-way from Basel to Nuremberg||Basel||$3691|
|2024 Dec 02||4 days, one-way from Basel to Frankfurt am Main||Basel||$1808|
|2024 Dec 04||16 days, one-way from Budapest to Basel||Budapest|
|2024 Dec 04||12 days, one-way from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main||Budapest|
|2024 Dec 06||5 days, one-way from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg||Frankfurt am Main||$1875|
|2024 Dec 11||9 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Basel||Nuremberg|
|2024 Dec 16||4 days, one-way from Frankfurt am Main to Basel||Frankfurt am Main||$1648|
Avalon Tranquility II Review
Review of Avalon Tranquility II
MS Avalon Tranquility II boat cruises on Rhine River in Germany, Holland, and Switzerland. There are also combined itineraries with a second ship cruising in France.
Avalon Tranquility 2 cruises along one of the most famous rivers in Europe - Rhine, featuring the Avalon lines' new spacious suites and top amenities. As one of the "Suite Ships", Tranquility 2 provides a splendid and relaxing atmosphere. See the most amazing landscapes from the Sky Deck, or have a drink in the lounge and watch the quaint villages and beautiful scenery passing by.
Avalon Tranquility II has a total of 65 staterooms (of which 2 Royal Suite, 51 Panorama Suite, 12 with non-opening windows) in 6 grades.
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.
- Suites - 2x "Royal Suites" (cat S, deck 3, size 300 ft2 / 28 m2), and the "Panorama Suites" - cat P (25x, deck 3), cat A (17x, deck 2) and cat B (8x, deck 2) - all with sizes of 200 ft2 / 18,6 m2.
- Deluxe Staterooms (located on deck 1) - cat D (6x) and cat E (6x) - sizes 172 ft2 / 16 m2.
- Cabin occupancy - 2 guests in a room.
MS Avalon Tranquility 2 has some ground-breaking features as the dining room, casual bistro, and lounge located in the front of the ship for unimpeded views. Tranquility 2 navigational bridge is behind passengers section, thus creating the ship's spacious layout. The Silent Drive System helps separate the engines from guests for a more enjoyable and quieter voyage.
Avalon Tranquility II restaurants include Tranquility (dining room), Panorama Bistro, Sky Bistro (al-fresco). Avalon Tranquility 2 also has Panorama Lounge & Bar (observation, with an outside viewing deck), Club Lounge, Library/Internet Corner, Tranquility Atrium Lobby, Hair Salon, Fitness, Sun Deck (Sky Lounge & Bar, Sky Bistro, Whirlpool, shaded seating, deck games area).
Avalon Tranquility 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, Tranquility 2 cruise ship tour ("behind-the-scenes"), food and wine tastings, 24-hour premium coffee/tea/hot chocolate, replenished daily bottled water.
Avalon Tranquility 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 Tranquility 2 cruises, Avalon Waterways offers USA flights-inclusive deals with discount airfare and complimentary airport transfers.
River Cruise Itineraries
Follows the list of Avalon Tranquility 2 itineraries as themes officially announced by the Avalon Waterways line:
- (7-nights cruising) "Romantic Rhine" are 8-days river cruises from Zurich to Amsterdam (Northbound, code WZA), and the reverse from Amsterdam to Zurich (Southbound, code WAZ). "Cruising-Only" deals are from Amsterdam to Basel (code WAZ).
- (Two ships. 14-nights cruising) "Rhine and Rhone Revealed" are 16-days river cruises from Amsterdam to Cote d’Azur (Southbound, code WAL), and the reverse from Cote d’Azur to Amsterdam (Northbound, code WLA). These are "back-to-back" river travel vacation deals combining the Tranquility's Saone and Rhone cruise with the "Romantic Rhine" itinerary route operated by the new Avalon Tranquility 2 ship. These Avalon Waterways deals feature as disembarkation/embarkation ports Basel, Chalon, and Arles, with included motorcoach transfer Basel-Beaune or the reverse.
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The Avalon Tranquility II boat (ENI number 02335906) is the 8th 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). Ship's Godmother is Jann Arden (Canadian singer and songwriter).
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