This Itinerary sails in this Direction:894Discover the delights of the season in Germany and Austria “Welcome, young and old, to my little community of wood and cloth.” These are the words that open the Nuremberg Christmas Market, .. (click for more)
TitleNorth Sea - Black Sea Cruise from Amsterdam to BucharestVacation OverviewThe North Sea, the Black Sea, and the rivers in between are the focus of this memorable cruise along the magnificent Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers. Relax and enjoy as you .. (click for more)
Begin your holiday season with a relaxing cruise along the scenic Danube River, stopping at traditional Christmas markets in Vienna, Regensburg, Passau, Rothenburg and Nuremberg. Nuremberg is home to one of the oldest and largest Christmas markets in.. (click for more)
This Itinerary sails in this Direction:898 Discover Portugal and Spain for yourself Breathe the sea air in Lisbon, once the heart of an empire that spanned the globe. Climb the city’s steep hills, where jazz clubs line the narrow lanes and th.. (click for more)
Experience the splendor of the czars, vibrant Slavic culture and the expansive beauty of rural Russia on this 11-day cruise from Russia’s capital, Moscow to Peter the Great’s glittering city, St. Petersburg. Visit Red Square and St. Basil’s Cathedral.. (click for more)
Top Reasons to River Cruise in Europe
1. State of the Art Ships
River cruise ships have come a long way over the year. The ships are now modern, boutique hotels with a selection of large staterooms and suites, and everything you need onboard. Fitness center, spa. restaurants and many new features are now available.
2. Cruise Europe's Most Scenic Waterways
You can enjoy the scenery including amazing castles and architecture from your cabin or deck while traveling from one region to another while enjoying fresh air or even a glass of wine.
3. An Inclusive with Exceptional Value
Prices includes shore excursions, your meals, wine with dinner, local entertainment and often even free wifi. Because the ship holds only around 150 passenger, you can expect personalized service throughout your vacation.
4. Travel through the Heart of Europe
You can cruise from Amsterdam to the black sea and each time you arrive somewhere you are right in the center of the city. No cabs or buses. Just a short walk and you can enjoy the locals, culture and cuisine of each area you are visiting.
5. Complimentary Shore Excursions
Expert local guides offer an over view of the area, and then you can enjoy free time on your own. Perhaps you would like to use the complimentary bicycles on board.
Whether you want to cruise past vineyards, castles and ruins along the Danube, or see the enchanting lowland plains and high peaks of the Alps in Germany, or the Temples, Tombs and Treasure of the Nile, you can find it all here.
Choose from the most reputable river cruise companies including Avalon Waterways, Uniworld, AMAWaterways, Tauck and Viking River Cruises.
There will be several brand new river cruise ships to choose from in 2014:
AmaWaterways will introduce the AMAReina & AMASonata;
Tauck will launch the Inspire and the Savor and Avalon Waterways will add the Avalon Poetry II, the Avalon Illumination and the Avalon Impression.
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