European River Cruise Routes

The Main River at Miltenberg

Where You Can Travel to on Europe’s Rivers: You can cruise the rivers and waterways all over Europe, especially in France, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and Russia. Most regions have navigable rivers and canals, with several different types of boats. The longest cruise it is possible to do now stretches all […]

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 […]

Passau Sightseeing on a Danube River Cruise

Passau Attractions

Passau, the City of Three Rivers, Is a Popular Stop on Danube River Cruises: RIVER CRUISE GUIDE – PASSAU Bank (Danube) Right/Left Area 69.58 km2 Altitude 290m/951ft Population 50,000 PARIS & THE HEART OF EUROPE – UNIWORLD RIVER CRUISE – DAY 5: Passau was a destination that we were very much looking forward to visiting […]

Wine-tasting in Weissenkirchen, a Top Wachau Wine Town

Wine-tasting in the Raffelsberger Hof cellar

At our Wine-tasting in Weissenkirchen, We Learned a Lot about Wachau Wines : The Wachau Valley is one of Austria’s most famous and exciting wine regions and on the Danube River stretch of our Vienna to Paris river cruise we stopped at Weissenkirchen, one of the nine top viticultural towns in the Wachau. We were […]

Danube Cruises from Passau

Passau river front

Danube Cruises Starting from Passau: Situated on the confluence of three rivers, the Danube, Inn and Ilz rivers, Passau is commonly known as “The Three Rivers City”. Passau’s location makes it an ideal stop for river cruises. The longer cruises such as the popular Amsterdam to Budapest cruises call at Passau as there are many […]

Visiting Dürnstein on a Danube River Cruise

Durnstein Stiftskirche

Dürnstein is one of the Highlight Stops on a Danube River Cruise: One of the highlight stops on any Danube River Cruise is the charming village of Dürnstein.  As our river boat approaches the village, our tour director announces on the intercom, with some urgency, that it is time to get onto the  sundeck … […]