Our luxury cruise along the Rhine, Main and Upper Danube rivers gives you all the best Europe has to offer. Steeped in rich history our Europe River cruises follow ancient trade routes. From Amsterdam to Budapest along the Rhine River and Danube River, you will cruise past idyllic vineyards, charming villages and forested hillsides. Steeped in history, this European River Cruise journeys through five countries including the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary.
One of the finest Baroque buildings in the world can be found sitting majestically on a hill in Austria, overlooking the town of Melk and the Danube River. A jewel in the surrounding area, Melk Abbey has served as a spiritual and cultural centre for many years.
Savour the fascinating landscapes and diverse cities of Amsterdam, Antwerp, Vienna and Budapest. Embrace the wine-growing districts of Rheinhessen, Rheingau and the Wachau Valley with shore excursions and culinary highlights like the Wiener Schnitzel and spicy Hungarian goulash. This is just the tip of several gastronomic traditions waiting to be explored.
One of the highlights of your cruise will be the Middle Rhine Valley between Koblenz and Rüdesheim. With charming landscapes brimming with ruined castles, quaint villages, rugged fortresses and steep vineyards this luxury cruise with your own local guide takes sightseeing to another level.
Europe’s main river and waterways have varying water levels. During your 170km journey along the Main-Danube Canal, your cruise line will pass through 16 locks, some as high as 25 metres. As your Captain expertly manoeuvres your Scenic Space-Ship through the narrow canals, you will be greeted by the next iconic part of your journey.