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Enjoy a luxury cruise on Europe's major rivers featuring leisurely bicycle rides and walks among castles, cathedrals & vineyards. The Danube, Rhine, Moselle, Seine, Rhone, and the Douro. The Danube takes you from central to eastern Europe visiting Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic, Romania, and Croatia. The Rhine River originates in Switzerland and winds through France, Germany, & the Netherlands. Further west are the Seine River flowing through central & northern France, and the Rhone River in southern France.The Douro River uncovers unique cultures making its way from Porto, Portugal into the heart of Spain. We have hand selected the best river cruise ships that combine comfort, style and service in a luxury class experience. Contact one of our European river cruise specialists to custom design your trip.  
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View magnificent Spanish gardens on your cruise
$1,825
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Andalusia: Tradition, Gastronomy, and Flamenco

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS La Belle de Cadix
  • Sail across the Guadalquivir River
  • View a traditional equestrian show
  • Explore Jerez, the capital of wine
  • Visit the charming city of Granada
Activities: River Cruise, Wildlife Viewing, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover the wonderful landscapes and the exclusive charm of Spain on this incredible 8-day cruise. EnjoyGranada, a city famed for its beauty. Explore Seville with its art and enchantment that have left their mark on this radiant city, consistently delighting travelers. Visit Cadiz and delight …
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Portugal city on the river
$3,879
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Enticing Douro (Wine-Themed)

11 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amavida
  • Visit Lisbon's main sites
  • Enjoy a wine tasting & museum tour
  • Tour Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo
  • Explore Porto, Portugal
Activities: River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
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 picturesque city of Lamego. Enter Spain to visit …
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Gondola on Canal Grande at Sunset, Venice
$1,429
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Venice, the Lagoon Islands, and the Po Delta

6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Michelangelo
  • Explore a pilgrimage town
  • View the romantic setting of Verona
  • Tour St. Maria & St. Donato
  • Visit Burano, a fishing island
Activities: River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level: Relaxed
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. This short cruise is a great introduction to …
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St. Mark's Church in the summer
$7,618
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Grand Danube Cruise

20 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amacerto
  • Explore Prague
  • Join an Oktoberfest festival
  • Enjoy optional excursions
  • Tour Vienna's highlights
  • Take an excursion to Puszta
  • See Transylvania
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Celebrate the beauty and history of the Danube, Europe's second largest river. Journey from Nuremberg across the Continental Divide, and along the way visit charming towns and marvel at beautiful vistas. Enter Austria and cruise along the Wachau wine region. Visit three grand old capitals, …
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Astronomical clock, Prague
$6,198
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Grand Danube Cruise - Cruise Only

15 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amacerto
  • Visit Melk's Benedictine Abbey
  • Hike up to Bratislava Castle
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates
  • Tour Veliko Turnavo
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Framed by rolling hillsides, well-tended vineyards and medieval castles, the Danube has been an inspiration for generations of Europeans. Experience its magic yourself: savor Wachau Valley wine, embrace the elegance and history of Vienna and Budapest, and traverse the legendary passage known as the …
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A cathedral at sunset from the Rhine in Cologne
$6,399
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Magnificent Europe - Cruise Only

15 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amasonata
  • Take a tour of Cologne
  • Sample German wines
  • Enjoy a Bamberg Specialties tasting
  • Visit Rüdesheim
  • Sightsee in Vienna
  • Hike Castle Hill in Budapest
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Follow the route of emperors and kings on a “Magnificent” European small ship journey along three great rivers through five fascinating countries! Begin in Amsterdam, then cruise on the Rhine to Cologne, a historic university town with a breathtaking Cathedral. Cruise through the …
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Christmas Market, Prague, festival, holiday
$5,399
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Magnificent Europe (Christmas Cruise) - Cruise Only

15 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaserena
  • Enjoy Europe's Christmas markets
  • Tour the enchanting city of Vienna
  • Visit medieval Nuremberg
  • Take optional excursions
Activities: Biking, Christmas Market, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board the MS Amaserena for a magnificent European journey through five fascinating countries! Begin in Budapest and travel through the Main-Danube Canal as you traverse Europe's Continental Divide. Discover the culture and traditions of grand capitals, the perfectly preserved medieval towns, …
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Zurichsee from Zurichhorn, Zurich, Switzerland
$5,759
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Rhine & Moselle Delights

14 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Cruise tranquil Lake Lucerne
  • Explore Strasbourg on foot
  • Visit Trier, Germany’s oldest city
  • Admire Amsterdam's beauty
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Find inspiration along the castle-laden Rhine and its breathtaking tributary, the Moselle, on this unique 14-day cruise from Basel, located exactly between the corners of three countries—Germany, France and Switzerland. Cruise to Strasbourg, the “Crossroads of Europe,” and finally …
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Ehrenfels Castle on Rhine River near Rudesheim
$4,999
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Rhine & Moselle Fairytales - Cruise Only

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Admire Amsterdam's famous canals
  • Discover Cologne's Gothic cathedral
  • Bike along the Moselle River
  • Enjoy views of the Neckar Valley
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover authentic European charm on this wonderful 12-day adventure exploring the priceless gems of four countries along two legendary rivers, the Rhine and Moselle. Discover the dramatic rivers yielding to fairy-tale towns, vineyards majestically clinging to hillsides, and mesmerizing moments …
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Cochem Castle, Germany
$4,499
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Rhine & Moselle Delights - Cruise Only

11 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Explore “La Petite France”
  • Bike along the Rhine River
  • Discover Porta Nigra's secrets
  • Enjoy the fairytale town of Cochem
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Join the MS Amaprima on a exclusive cruise from Basel to Amsterdam. Fairytales come to life as you find inspiration along the castle-laden Rhine and its breathtaking tributary, the Moselle. From Basel, located exactly between the corners of three countries—Germany, France and …
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These unique buildings crowd the river
$4,549
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Port Wine & Flamenco

14 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amavida
  • Explore Serra de Sintra
  • Cruise through the Douro valley
  • Visit Lamego, a pilgrimage site
  • Tour historic districs of Madrid
Activities: River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
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 hillsides. Visit the small town of …
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Peaceful canal running through a European town
$4,479
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Captivating Rhine

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amakristina
  • Cruise the canals of Amsterdam
  • Enjoy optional excursions
  • Visit Heidelberg
  • Explore Lucerne
  • Tour Zurich
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Enjoy a tour of Amsterdam’s legendary canals, lined with narrow buildings, cafes, and the house where Anne Frank once lived in hiding. Visit Cologne and its majestic Gothic cathedral, then relax on board as you cruise the stunning Rhine River Gorge, lined with ruins of medieval castles and …
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A cathedral at sunset from the Rhine in Cologne
$4,179
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The Enchanting Rhine

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Cruise the canals of Amsterdam
  • Visit with a local vintner
  • Explore the red-walled castle
  • Take a cable car to Mount Pilatus
Activities: Biking, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Begin your European river cruise on the MS Amaprima in vibrant Amsterdam, enjoying her legendary canals and colorful surroundings. Visit the majestic Cologne Cathedral, the historic university town of Heidelberg, the Alsation capital of Strasbourg, and an excursion to the legendary Black Forest …
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Historic Zurich with River Limmat, Switzerland
$4,379
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The Enchanting Rhine

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amastella
  • Visit Fraumünster in Zurich
  • Enjoy a wine lecture and tasting
  • Bike along Rüdesheim
  • Admire Amsterdam's beauty
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover the wonders of the Rhine River on this magnificent 8-day cruise. Start with a walking tour of picturesque Zürich, followed by two nights in this magical city, then enjoy a scenic drive to Vitznau on Lake Lucerne for a second two-night stay. Board the MS Amastella andvisit Strasbourg …
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Basel Townhall, Switzerland
$4,279
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The Enchanting Rhine - From Zürich to Amsterdam

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Zürich
  • Walk along Lucerne's famous streets
  • Explore the “Alsace Wine Road”
  • Admire Amsterdam's beauty
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Start your Rhine River adventure with two magical nights in Zurich and two nights in Lucerne. Explore the unique landscapes Switzerland has to offer, then take a 7-night cruise from Basel to the historic city of Amsterdam. Enjoy a wine lecture and tasting during a scenic cruise to Breisach, …
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Aerial View over Luxembourg City
$5,479
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Rhine & Moselle Splendors

14 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amadante
  • Enjoy the glamour of Paris
  • Discover historical Luxembourg
  • View the famous Porta Nigra gate
  • Admire charming Koblenz
Activities: Biking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Explore Paris,France's capital, a major European city and a global center for art, fashion, gastronomy, and culture. This exceptional expedition offers you three nights in the“City of Light” followed by a 7-night cruise from Luxembourg to Basel, and for the perfect closure three …
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Old buildings in Amsterdam
$4,379
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The Enchanting Rhine

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amasonata
  • Visit historic Begijnhof
  • Admire the legendary Lorelei Rock
  • Hike up the Philosopher's Path
  • Bike and explore the Rheinau woods
Activities: Biking, Hiking, River Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Begin your European river cruise in vibrant Amsterdam, enjoying her legendary canals and colorful surroundings. Visit the majestic Cologne Cathedral, the historic university town of Heidelberg, and the postcard-perfect lakeside city of Lucerne. Conclude your journey in the midst of …
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A cathedral at sunset from the Rhine in Cologne
$4,479
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The Enchanting Rhine

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amakristina
  • Cruise the canals of Amsterdam
  • Explore Rüdesheim's Drosselgasse
  • Tour historic Speyer
  • See Strasbourg's "La Petite France”
  • Take a tour of medieval Lucerne
Activities: Biking, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
Enjoy a tour of Amsterdam’s legendary canals, lined with narrow buildings, cafes, and the house where Anne Frank once lived in hiding. Visit Cologne and its majestic Gothic cathedral, then relax on board as you cruise the stunning Rhine River Gorge, lined with ruins of medieval castles and …
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