Discover the Opulence and History of Russia on a Volga River Cruise

The famous Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg

SAIL FROM MOSCOW TO ST. PETERSBURG ON A VOLGA RIVER CRUISE: “Discover the stunning architecture and unique cultural heritage of Russia’s most interesting cities on a Volga River cruise”. That’s what they claim, and to a large extent it’s justified. The development of numerous man-made canals now makes it possible to travel from Red Square […]

Discover the Ukraine on a Dnieper River Cruise

Viking's General Lavrinenkov in Odessa

CRUISE THE DNIEPER RIVER FROM KIEV TO ODESSA OR ODESSA TO KIEV: The Dnieper River, the third largest river in Europe, flows 1,370 miles from the heart of the Ukraine to the Black Sea. When we did this cruise in 2009, Viking River Cruises was the only English language cruise company covering the Dnieper, there […]

Enjoy Paris and Normandy on a Seine River Cruise

Monet's Lily Garden in Giverny

SAIL FROM PARIS TO NORMANDY ON A SEINE RIVER CRUISE: If you want to experience the northern France’s Normandy region in a relaxed, leisurely fashion, try a Seine River cruise. You’ll discover the history, culture, food and beauty of this region, famous as the birthplace of Impressionism. Normandy Normandy is a region central to the […]

The Best of Burgundy and Provence on a Saône-Rhône River Cruise

Pont Benezet over the Rhône river in Avignon

SAIL FROM CHALON-SUR-SAONE TO AVIGNON ON A SAONE AND RHONE RIVER CRUISE: This cruise takes you past some of the most beautiful vineyards and landscapes in the French countryside. Travelling along the Saône and Rhône Rivers you pass through the famous wine region of Burgundy, the lavender-scented hills of Provence and the wilder scenery of […]

French River Cruises

Cruise the Seine through the heart of Paris

CRUISE THE LENGTH OF FRANCE ON THE SAONE-RHONE RIVERS AND THE RIVER SEINE: A river cruise in France is a cruise on the Saône and Rhône Rivers or the River Seine, or a combination of all three. Sail on a leisurely-paced cruise along the Saône and Rhône rivers through the heart of Burgundy and Provence, […]

Travel the Gateway to Eastern Europe on an Elbe River Cruise

Dresden waterfront

CRUISE FROM BERLIN TO PRAGUE ON AN ELBE RIVER CRUISE: Considered the gateway to Eastern Europe, a cruise along the Elbe River offers views of hilltop castles and medieval towns, contrasted with cosmopolitan cities such as Berlin and Prague and the restored baroque glories of Dresden. Elbe River Cruise The Elbe, complete with towering cliffs, […]

A Danube River Cruise on the Queen of European Rivers

Dürnstein

YOU CAN CRUISE THROUGH EIGHT COUNTRIES ON A DANUBE RIVER CRUISE: “The Queen of Europe’s rivers, the Danube is rich in history and enveloped in an aura of legend and myth”. Rising in the mountains of Germany’s Black Forest, the Danube (Donau in German) winds its way through romantic gorges and vineyard-clad valleys, flowing by […]

See Stunning Landscapes and Towns on a Rhine-Moselle River Cruise

Traban-Trabarch on the Mosel

TRAVEL THROUGH FIVE COUNTRIES ON A RHINE-MOSELLE RIVER CRUISE: A Rhine river cruise is probably the most popular of all European river cruises. Combining it with a Moselle (Mosel in German) river cruise is especially spectacular as you can travel through five countries – The Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, France and Switzerland. Rhine River Cruise Most […]

Enjoy the Romance of the Rhine on a Rhine River Cruise

Burg Rheinfels

YOU CAN SAIL FROM AMSTERDAM TO BASEL ON A RHINE RIVER CRUISE: Rhine river cruises are probably the most popular of all European river cruises, although many “Rhine Cruises” are in fact day-trips down one particularly attractive section of the Rhine between Boppard and St Goar. The Rhine itself is one of Europe’s major rivers, […]

A Happy Bamberg Beer Experience

Drinking Rauchbier on the Bamberg Beer Experience Tour

WITH NINE BREWERIES PRODUCING FIFTY TYPES OF BEERS, BAMBERG IS INDEED A BEER CITY: Bamberg is a town that’s famous for its breweries. There are nine breweries in this small town producing some fifty different beers, including its specialty rauchbier, a smoked beer with a characteristic taste. So, when our river boat called at Bamberg, […]