River Cruises
Tours & Travel

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MS-Amaverde
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River cruise ships are specially designed to ply the shallow waters of rivers around the world. These ships offer comfortable cabins with lower beds and private facilities. Some offer luxurious suites and deluxe onboard amenities such as lounges and bars, fitness facilities, and spacious public areas. Here are a few of our favorite river cruise ships in Europe, South America, North America, Africa, and Asia.

Europe River Cruises

A castle overlooks the green countryside
  • 11 Days
  • $4,299 - $7,598 USD
Ship:
MS Amaprima
Passions:
River Cruise
Places:
Europe, Austria, Slovakia, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Melk, Linz, …
Level:
Relaxed
Visit the unique Casa Mila in Barcelona
Provence and Spain
From the magic of Paris to the romance of Barcelona, this itinerary is truly captivating. Begin with three nights in Paris, then travel in style aboard the high-speed TGV train to Lyon, France’s gastronomical capital. From there, cruise through …
  • 14 Days
  • $4,899 - $8,098 USD
Ship:
MS Amadagio
Places:
Europe, France, Spain, Barcelona, Lyon, Trevoux, Vienne, Tournon, Viviers, Avignon, …
Level:
Relaxed
Utah Beach on the Normandy coast
Paris and Normandy
Begin your European tour in magical Paris, the “City of Light,” where you will embark upon your luxurious river cruise ship. Visit the village of Giverny, where Monet lived and worked for 43 years, and Honfleur, a charming French harbor town …
  • 10 Days
  • $3,699 - $6,898 USD
Ship:
MS Amalegro
Places:
Europe, France, Paris, Vernon, Rouen, Les Andelys, Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, Western Europe
Level:
Relaxed
Save up to $750
Rooftop view of a peaceful city in Europe
  • 8 Days
  • $3,299 - $5,998 USD
Ship:
MS Amalyra
Passions:
River Cruise
Places:
Europe, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Basel, Breisach, Strasbourg, Speyer, …
Level:
Relaxed
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
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Portugal, Spain, Lisbon, Porto, Serra de Sintra, Fatima, Regua, Barca d' Alva, …
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 Cruise
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Portugal, Spain, Lisbon, Porto, Fatima, Regua, Barca d' Alva, Salamanca, …
Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a beautiful river view at sunset.
Blue Danube Discovery and Prague
Discover a wealth of art, history and cultural treasures as you cruise to some of Europe’s most famous destinations. From Budapest, a haven for musicians, writers and artists, cruise to Vienna, Bratislava, Passau and Regensburg. Along the way, visit …
  • 13 Days
  • $4,079 - $7,278 USD
Ship:
MS Amasonata
Passions:
River Cruise
Places:
Europe, Austria, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Melk, …
Level:
Relaxed

Asia River Cruises

Man sitting in his rickshaw.
Highlights of Myanmar
Join the Road To Mandalay for a 4-day Asia river cruise. Beginning in Mandalay, the center of Burmese culture, board your ship and glide along the Ayeyarwady River on a trip that is sure to inspire. Visit Sagaing, famous for its …
  • 4 Days
  • $1,260 - $6,620 USD
Ship:
Road to Mandalay
Passions:
River Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Places:
Asia, Myanmar (Burma), Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Sagaing
Level:
Relaxed
Temples cover the green landscape of Burma.
Ayeyarwady Adventure: Round-trip Mandalay
Join the Road To Mandalay for 8 days on a unique Asian tour. Visit Mandalay, the center of Burmese culture, and Sagaing, famous for its silversmiths, before cruising south to Bagan. Explore the magnificent temples and pagodas of Bagan and visit Mount …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,170 - $10,400 USD
Ship:
Road to Mandalay
Passions:
River Cruise
Places:
Asia, Myanmar (Burma), Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Mingun, Mount Popa, Pyin Oo Lwin
Level:
Relaxed
Save up to 25%
Cruising the blue-green waters of the Yangzi
Yichang to Chongqing
Embark the Yangzi Explorer for your 5-day cruise from Yichang to Chongqing. This ship sets sail on its upstream course through the Three Gorges region. Explore this remote breathtaking portion of the Yangzi River and learn about its history and …
  • 5 Days
  • $1,350 - $5,030 USD
Ship:
Yangzi Explorer
Passions:
River Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Places:
Asia, China, Yichang, Chongqing, Xiling Gorges, Badong, Wu Gorge, Fengdu, Wanzhou
Level:
Relaxed

Amazon River Cruises

Giant water lilies, called Victoria Regia, floating in the Amazon
Luxury Amazon Expedition
Embark on this 8-day journey showcasing the best of the Amazon River's treasures on the Aqua Amazon. Your journey includes fishing at Moringo Lake, dolphin sightings, guided tours of the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, visits to local villages, the …
  • 8 Days
  • $7,770 - $8,505 USD
Ship:
Aqua Amazon
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, River Cruise
Places:
South America, Peru, Amazon, Iquitos, Nauta
Level:
Relaxed
Getting a guided tour through the Amazon.
Amazon Exploration: Search for the Pink Dolphin
Board the M/V Manatee for this fascinating 5-day itinerary on the Amazon river. Visit remote villages and sail through unique and fragile ecosystems on your luxurious small-ship voyage.
  • 5 Days
  • $1,215 - $2,100 USD
Ship:
Manatee
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, River Cruise
Places:
South America, Ecuador, Quito, Coca
Level:
Relaxed

Africa River Cruises

Family viewing wildlife on an African safari
Stars of South Africa
Your 14-day adventure begins with a 3-night stay in picturesque Cape Town. Next, fly to Kasane, Botswana to begin your Zambezi Queen safari cruise on the Chobe River. Explore the banks of Chobe National Park, home to one of the densest populations of …
  • 14 Days
  • $11,695 - $13,144 USD
Ship:
Zambezi Queen
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, River Cruise
Places:
Africa, South Africa, Botswana, Cape Town, Chobe National Park, Kasane, Victoria Falls, Johannesburg, Kruger National Park
Level:
Relaxed
The sun sets over Kruger National Park
Golden Trails of Africa
Your adventure begins with an overnight stay in Johannesburg. Then off to Kasane, Botswana to board the luxurious Zambezi Queen, which takes you down the Chobe River in elegant accommodations. Enjoy two nights at Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural …
  • 17 Days
  • $12,995 - $14,844 USD
Ship:
Zambezi Queen
Passions:
River Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Places:
Africa, South Africa, Tanzania, Botswana, Chobe National Park, Kasane, Victoria Falls, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Johannesburg, …
Level:
Relaxed

North America River Cruises

$150 OFF
Grapes from a local winery.
Legacy of Discovery
Join the SS Legacy on this 8-day voyage to retrace history following the epic journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Cruise the stunning Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. Along the way transit eight sets of locks and tour the Bonneville Dam …
  • 8 Days
  • $3,395 - $9,295 USD
Ship:
SS Legacy
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Places:
North America, Pacific Northwest, Portland, Astoria, Columbia River Gorge, The Dalles, Clarkston, United States, Multnomah Falls, Richland, …
Level:
Relaxed
Scenic Landscape
Columbia & Snake Rivers Journey
Each 7-day sailing along the Columbia and Snake Rivers is crafted to offer a panoramic experience of the region's history, harvests, and landscapes. Expect daily discoveries and up-close encounters with the beauty and richness of the region.
  • 7 Days
  • $4,750 - $8,330 USD
Ship:
Sea Bird
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, River Cruise
Places:
North America, Pacific Northwest, Portland, Astoria, Columbia River Gorge, Hood River, The Dalles, Clarkston, United States
Level:
Relaxed