Seven Reasons You Can Travel with Confidence with Scenic in 2022 and Beyond 


Innovative ship design, highly skilled staff, immersive experiences, an unrivalled focus on health and safety protocols, with an on-board medical team. The difference is in the detail with Scenic and why our loyal guests have trusted us for more than 36 years.    
If you love to travel to immerse yourself in rich cultural and extraordinary experiences, making long-lasting memories with your loved ones, then 2022 is the year to explore the wonders of the world with Scenic.  

As a proudly founded Australian travel company, we draw on 36 years experiences to assure you that our commitment to creating a seamless and spectacular journey is, as it has always been, our highest priority.  

Our Scenic Eclipse 6-star ultra-luxury voyages to every region of the world and our 5-star luxury river cruise in Europe or Southeast Asia, are in a class of their own. Whilst our handcrafted land journeys are tailored to your personal interests, each created with you, our guest, in mind.  

All the staff and crew are carefully selected for their expertise and trained to high level of Scenic signature service. We’ve enhanced our already frequent and high standard cleaning protocols. The innovative design of our luxury ships ensures an abundance of space for relaxation and rejuvenation.  

We take care of every detail to the nth degree, so you can focus on what’s important right now – exploring magnificent new horizons. Here are seven reasons why 2022 should be the year you see the world with Scenic.  

Dedicated Expert Team 

Is a 5-star luxury cruise gliding down the breathtakingly beautiful Rhine in France the right choice for 2022? Or should it be Portugal’s delightful Douro River? And what are the health and safety precautions in place during land journeys? We understand there are a lot of questions to be asked about travelling again. With dedicated teams around the world, we are experts in the destinations we travel to.  

So, now is the time to contact your travel advisor or our highly trained reservations team to answer each question, to help you plan and provide assurance for your next adventure. They are cruise and land journey experts - including providing insights for the incredible regions Scenic visits around the world. 

You, or your travel advisor, can call the Reservations team from Monday to Saturday, on 1300 203 761 or via email.   

Seamless Travel from Start to Finish

With Scenic, it’s more than just travel. It’s everything being taken care of to the nth degree. On board, you are looked after by our professional crew and they are at your service 24/7. The included Scenic Freechoice and Enrich experiences ensure there’s an abundance of on shore experiences to choose from. Each have been handpicked by Scenic to ensure you are truly placed at the heart of the region you are visiting.  

Also, on shore, each local partner and business we work with have been carefully selected for their expertise and high level of service, and are committed to ensuring your safety. So if you choose to go schnapps tasting in Cologne or to enjoy a rich cup of coffee from the Observation Deck on Scenic Eclipse, the experience will be seamless. At Scenic, we look after every detail of your journey so you can focus on discovering new horizons. 

Destinations and Experiences to Suit Every Preference 

We visit over 60 magnificent destinations around the world and the perfect region is waiting to be discovered by you with Scenic. Bustling cities with vibrant culture and outstanding culinary offerings. Coastal villages, secret beaches and untouched nature sites are the places our expert Journey Designers select to create those unique experiences.  

Or venture into the remote icy worlds of Antarctica and the Artic polar regions, where landscapes are pristine and the wildlife is prolific. If you love to travel to feel enriched, rejuvenated and pampered, then a 6-star ultra- luxury cruise ensures every moment delivers beyond expectation.  Make your first journey in 2022 with Scenic.  

Dedicated World-Class Staff 

From the moment you board Scenic Eclipse, your Scenic Space-Ship or join a tailormade land journey, our highly-skilled staff will ensure your health and safety is paramount.  Our Captains, Hotel Managers and Cruise Directors, alongside their exceptional teams, have all been trained and regularly briefed on all aspects in preventing COVID-19 amongst themselves as well as our guests. They will go beyond the ordinary to make your cruise a truly exceptional experience, and follow the health and safety protocols meticulously each day. 

Innovative Ship Design

An abundance of personal space is available on our cruises thanks to a combination of variety of dining and wellness areas as, spacious suites and low guest numbers. There are only 200 guests on board Scenic Eclipse. in Antarctica and the Arctic regions (or up to 228 in other regions)  Whilst on Europe’s waterways there are up to 163 guests on board our Scenic Space-Ships. Contact-free hand sanitiser dispensers can be found in all public spaces and automated doors minimise touchpoints.  

On board, independent air ventilation systems ensure there is no re-circulation of inside air between suites or public spaces. When you are in your suite, you are only breathing in the fresh air outside the ship, and the air inside your suite is released to the outside.   

On Board Medical Team

Our number one priority is the wellbeing, health and safety of our guests and team members. And an on board medical team have been trained and have experience with COVID-19 protocols and responses. One doctor and two nurses ensure the safety of our guests are prioritised. A medical facility is found on both Scenic Eclipse and Scenic Space-Ships. Our medical staff regularly brief our Captains, Hotel Managers and Cruise Directors, alongside their exceptional teams. 

Scenic Flexibility Booking

We want to ensure our guests you can book with confidence. All new 2022 and 2023 bookings include our Flexible Booking Policy, which allows guests to defer travel and transfer to an alternate departure or itinerary or cancel up to 60 days prior to travel, with no Scenic Group fees (third party fees may) apply.  

For cancellations, the value of the booking will be applied as a Future Travel Credit (FTC) which is valid for 24 months. We have also released a special Platinum Protection Plan, when added to your booking you can cancel up to 31 days and receive a full refund or a 70% refund between 15 and 30 days prior to departure. For more details and terms and conditions, you can read our Travel with Confidence policies on our website.

If you are looking for more information on the future of travel on Scenic, you can read our extensive Q&A factsheet, or please call our reservations team today on 1300 939 753.  

We are committed to continually reviewing and updating our protocols and guidelines as new information becomes available, to ensure that our guests can travel safely in the many destinations we operate in.