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:414 Combine a passion for the good life with art, culture, and brilliant landscapes and you have northern France. Ahh, Paris, considered by many to be the most romantic city in the world. Now experience the roma.. (click for more)
This Itinerary sails in this Direction:363 The wedge of Southeast Asia occupied by Vietnam and Cambodia is a place of great contrasts. Few fortunate travelers get an authentic taste of alluring Vietnam and exotic Cambodia like this. Sail on the .. (click for more)
TitleBalkan Discovery – Cruise Only WestboundVacation OverviewSee the best of Eastern Europe on this exhilarating Balkan adventure. Join this cruise in Bucharest in time for an included transfer to Oltenita where your river cruise vessel is docked. E.. (click for more)
Your African adventure begins with a three-night stay in picturesque Cape Town. Next, fly to Kasane where you will transfser to the Chobe River to begin your wildlife cruise aboard the Zambezi Queen. Explore the banks of Chobe National Park, home to .. (click for more)
Journey along the rivers of Europe, China and Russia and explore these
fascinating destinations all in the comfort of a river cruise. Your
Europe river cruise package includes deluxe cabin accommodations, meals,
sightseeing and so much more. See all that these countries have to
offer and cruising the great rivers allows you to explore not only the
large cities but quaint villages. Experienced travelers agree that a
Europe river cruise is one of the most enjoyable and hassle-free ways to
explore Europe's castles, cathedrals and picturesque villages. Come
and enjoy the very best of Europe, China and Russia on a River Cruise!
Benefits of taking a River Cruise through Europe
1. Modern Ships
River cruise ships have recently been compared to small boutique hotels. The ships are modern 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.