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Explore Europe from the unique vantage of a luxury river cruise down legendary European rivers such as the Danube and the Rhine as you tour classic European cities like Amsterdam, Munich, Prague and Vienna. Breathe in the culture and cuisine of Europe as you cruise in style. Explore the Mediterranean on a small boat cruise along the shores of CroatiaGreece, Italy, France, Spain and Portugal. Or set sail further north to the British Isles, and into Arctic regions of Scandanavia, Russia, Iceland, and even to the North Pole on an Arctic expedition cruise of a lifetime. Wherever your destination, Adventure Life's European cruise experts are here to help you hand craft the perfect trip to Europe for your precise interests, budget and schedule.
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A castle overlooks the green countryside
The Melodies of the Danube
Travel on the beautiful Danube through four European countries on this spectacular Europe tour. Experience the sights and sounds that have long inspired musicians, poets and artists. Begin your cruise in Budapest, continuing on to Bratislava and Vienna, …
  • 11 Days
  • $3,799 - $7,698 USD
Ship:
MS Amasonata
Passions:
River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Austria, Slovakia, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Melk, Linz, …
Level:
Relaxed
Athens Acropolis
Jewels of the Cyclades
The Jewels of the Cyclades showcases the Aegean Islands known for their whitewashed villages and ports, the bright skies and crystal sea. Visit well-known places on this 8-day cruise on the Galileo, such as Santorini and Mykonos and off the beaten track …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,290 - $3,550 USD
Ship:
Galileo
Passions:
Sailing Schooner, History, Expedition Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Greece, Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, Poros, Folegandros, Paros, Syros, …
Level:
Relaxed
Traditional architecture in Greece.
Classical Greece
Classical Greece shows Greece at its best: The beautiful whitewashed Cycladic Islands of Santorini and Mykonos, Crete the largest and southern- most Greek Island and the Peloponnese with Monemvassia and Nafplion and their historical treasures. Add to …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,950 - $4,400 USD
Ship:
Harmony V
Passions:
History, Snorkeling, Expedition Cruises
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Greece, Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, Monemvasia, Delos, Rethymnon, Kythira, …
Level:
Relaxed
Save up to $500
Portugal city on the river
Enticing Douro
Spend three nights in Portugal’s capital, Lisbon, before beginning your European river cruise down the Douro River, with its dramatic gorges, lush vineyards, and tranquil fishing villages. Begin in Porto and continue on to the ancient and …
  • 11 Days
  • $3,849 - $7,748 USD
Ship:
MS Amavida
Passions:
River Cruises, Wine Tasting
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Portugal, Spain, Lisbon, Porto, Serra de Sintra, Fatima, Regua, Barca d' Alva, …
Level:
Relaxed
Ring of Brodgar is a unique stone circle in Scotland.
Highlands and Islands of Scotland
The only expedition of its kind, explore Scotland as few people have on an encompassing and enchanting Scotland voyage. Walk among ancient stone monuments, weave your way through ruins of fantastic castles, and stroll through a sacred abbey. Learn the …
  • 8 Days
  • $7,350 - $12,580 USD
Ship:
Lord of the Glens
Places:
Europe, Scotland, United Kingdom, Oban, Isle of Skye, Iona, Isle of Mull, Tobermory, Inverness, Culloden, …
Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a beautiful river view at sunset.
The Romantic Danube and Prague
Framed by Austrian Alps, lush vineyards, and medieval castles, the Danube River casts the lure of romance that has caught many artists, musicians, and poets throughout the centuries. Travel through each of these captivating cities, beginning with a …
  • 11 Days
  • $3,579 - $7,578 USD
Ship:
MS Amasonata
Passions:
River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Austria, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Melk, …
Level:
Relaxed
The Pena National Palace in Portugal
Port Wine & Flamenco
Start your journey in Portugal's beautiful capital city, Lisbon. Then travel to Porto to embark your ship and begin to traverse through one of Europe’s wildest and unexplored regions, filled with vineyards, dramatic gorges and steeply terraced …
  • 14 Days
  • $5,119 - $8,618 USD
Ship:
MS Amavida
Passions:
Wine Tasting, River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Portugal, Spain, Lisbon, Porto, Fatima, Regua, Barca d' Alva, Salamanca, …
Level:
Relaxed
The rolling hills of the British Isles.
Remote Isles and Magical Fjords
As you travel the northern reaches of Europe, hear island legends and bask in the rugged beauty of this part o the world. Admire the rare puffins of Lunga, and see the remnants of Neolithic civilizations on Shetland. Discover the maritime history of …
  • 12 Days
  • $7,450 - $17,450 USD
Ship:
Silver Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Expedition Cruises
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Scotland, United Kingdom, Canada, Iona, …
Level:
Relaxed
Umbrellas on a beach in Montenegro.
Adriatic Odyssey (Dubrovnik)
Experience a harmonious balance between conventional cruising and private yachting, along with an exciting voyage of discovery, unraveling the wonders of the Ionian and of the Adriatic Sea on this 8-day voyage on the Panorama. Discover the natural and …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,590 - $3,590 USD
Ship:
Panorama
Passions:
Beach Time, Expedition Cruises, Sailing Schooner
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Greece, Croatia, Albania, Montenegro, Corfu, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Korcula, …
Level:
Relaxed
Wander the squares of Italy on your European cruise
Venice, the Lagoon, and the Po Delta
Take an in depth tour of Italy's lagoon and Po Delta on this 6 day cruise on board the MS Michaelangelo. Visit a small pilgrimage town full of artistic treasures, 'Santo' basilica, World Heritage Sites, Doge's Palace, and Lagoon islands. …
  • 6 Days
  • $1,367 - $1,550 USD
Ship:
MS Michelangelo
Passions:
River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Italy, Venice, Chioggia, Padua, Taglio di Po, Ferrara, Western Europe
Level:
Relaxed
A single home in the desolate arctic.
North Spitsbergen
The sailing expeditions in Spitsbergen and Norway are carried out by the two-mast sailing vessel Noorderlicht. This beautiful vessel brings you to the most remote places around Spitsbergen & the Lofoten on this Arctic expedition cruise to North …
  • 12 Days
  • $4,800 USD
Ship:
Noorderlicht
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruises
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, …
Level:
Relaxed
Giant whale jaw in the arctic
Around Spitsbergen
This 16-day Arctic expedition cruise in Spitsbergen and Norway is carried out by the two-mast sailing vessel Noorderlicht. This beautiful vessel brings you to the most remote places around Spitsbergen, Lofoten and the Troms area. The small ship is well- …
  • 16 Days
  • $6,250 USD
Ship:
Noorderlicht
Passions:
Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Longyearbyen, Hinlopen Strait (Hinlopenstretet), …
Level:
Relaxed
Novaya Zemlya
Arctic Icebreaker Expedition: Epic Northeast Passage
Join the crew of the mighty Kapitan Khlebnikov on this remarkable 25-journey through the Arctic. On the fabled Northeast Passage, travelers will encounter thick pack ice, unique geological formations and the fascinating cultures of the indigenous peoples …
  • 25 Days
  • $29,995 - $51,995 USD
Ship:
Kapitan Khlebnikov
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruises
Places:
Asia, Arctic, North America, Europe, Alaska, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Russia, …
Level:
Relaxed
Taking a kayaking trip around Monaco Glacier on Spitsbergen Island.
Viking Legends and Wild Fjords: From Iceland to Greenland
Follow in the heroic wake of the earliest transatlantic voyagers on this 11-day expedition. Explore the routes once traveled by fearless explorers and colonists to discover the dramatic landscapes and rich traditions of Greenland and Iceland – in …
  • 15 Days
  • $14,950 - $27,650 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Canada, Kangerlussuaq, Nuuk, Scoresbysund, …
Level:
Relaxed
A young polar bear snuggles up to its mother
Land of Ice Bears: An In-Depth Exploration of Arctic Svalbard
Go deep into the arctic on this 10-day voyage to experience wildlife in its natural habitat; discover and observe polar bears, walrus, reindeer, and the other unique creatures of the Arctic ice. And, this itinerary is focused on delivering that …
  • 10 Days
  • $9,830 - $18,160 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Kayaking, Expedition Cruises, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Oslo, Longyearbyen, …
Level:
Relaxed
Walrus and her pup
Svalbard, Iceland & Greenland's East Coast
See the majestic setting that the lordly polar bear freely roams as you explore the Svalbard archipelago on this 16-day Arctic expedition cruise, pulling the ship’s bow up to blue-veined glaciers, alighting on islands where caribou drift like smoke …
  • 16 Days
  • $14,510 - $26,490 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Oslo, Longyearbyen, …
Level:
Relaxed
$750 OFF
Gorgeous evening view
The Legendary Danube
Celebrate the beauty and history of the Danube, Europe’s second largest river. Journey from Nuremberg on the Main-Danube Canal across the Continental Divide, and along the way, visit charming towns and marvel at beautiful vistas. Enter Austria and …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,799 - $5,998 USD
Ship:
MS Amadante
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Austria, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Vienna, Melk, Passau, Regensburg, Nuremberg, …
Level:
Relaxed
$750 OFF
European city on the river.
The Legendary Danube and Prague
Start your voyage with historic Prague, also called “the City of a hundred Spires.” Celebrate the beauty and history of the Danube, Europe’s second largest river. Journey from Nuremberg on the Main-Danube Canal across the Continental Divide, and …
  • 11 Days
  • $3,579 - $6,778 USD
Ship:
MS Amadante
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Vienna, Melk, Linz, Passau, …
Level:
Relaxed
$750 OFF
Enjoy this beautiful basilica while traveling through Europe
Blue Danube Discovery
See the very best of Europe’s highlights and experience centuries of art, history and culture. From Budapest, a famous haven for musicians, writers and artists, cruise through the stunning cultural cities of Vienna, Bratislava, Passau and …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,999 - $5,998 USD
Ship:
MS Amadante
Passions:
River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Austria, Slovakia, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Linz, Regensburg, …
Level:
Relaxed
$750 OFF
Explore these beautiful gardens while touring through Europe
Blue Danube Discovery and Prague
See the very best of Europe’s highlights and experience centuries of art, history and culture. From Budapest, a famous haven for musicians, writers and artists, cruise through the stunning cultural cities of Vienna, Bratislava, Passau and Regensburg. …
  • 13 Days
  • $4,279 - $7,278 USD
Ship:
MS Amadante
Passions:
River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Austria, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Linz, …
Level:
Relaxed
Walking through vast arctic landscapes.
Central Spitsbergen
Explore the remote fjords and sprawling tundra of Spitsbergen aboard the two-mast sailing vessel, the Nooderlicht. Bird watchers and wildlife enthusiasts can enjoy the endless opportunities to see incredible bird and marine life including, puffins, …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,650 - $3,050 USD
Ship:
Noorderlicht
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, …
Level:
Relaxed
Save $1,000 in Air Credit
Polar bears lounge in the sun
Spitsbergen Encounter
Explore Spitsbergen and the Svalbard Archipelago - regions rich in wildlife and birdlife, glaciology, and history on this 10-day Arctic cruise aboard the Akademik Sergey Vavilov. Beginning in the capital city of this Norwegian Territory, from the moment …
  • 10 Days
  • $4,995 - $10,495 USD
Ship:
Akademik Sergey Vavilov
Passions:
Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, …
Level:
Relaxed
Inuit of Greenland
The Untamed North: Iceland to Greenland
Cruise the coastline of Iceland and Greenland to discover the splendors of mid-summer in the far north. Iceland’s volcanic legacy continues in this geological wonderland in its steaming fissures and fumaroles, thermal pools, and its legendary …
  • 15 Days
  • $11,980 - $22,680 USD
Ship:
Sea Adventurer (ZE)
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Canada, Kangerlussuaq, Nuuk, Scoresbysund, …
Level:
Relaxed
Coastal village in the arctic
Circumnavigating Iceland
Iceland’s geology in all its manifestations - glaciers, geysers, thundering waterfalls, immense cliffs, geothermal springs, boiling mud pots, and rock and lava-scapes of unearthly beauty - is world-class. It alone makes a circumnavigation a very …
  • 10 Days
  • $9,820 - $19,350 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Canada, Isafjordur, Reykjavik, Akureyri, …
Level:
Relaxed