A 5-star river cruise
is a luxurious and leisurely way to discover the delights of Europe. Meander along Europe’s beloved waterways taking in the stunning vistas as you pass charming small villages and spectacular landmarks. The variety of included Scenic Freechoice
experiences means you can explore your destinations whichever way you please; castle visits, e-bike rides, beer tasting, palaces and foodie experiences are just a few.
Preserved in the culture and history of the six countries it passes through, the Rhine is Europe’s most iconic river. For centuries, composers, artists and writers have been captivated by the romance of the Rhine. Discover the Black Forest region and it’s legendary castles, striking Cologne and it’s stunning filigree towers and explore countless chocolate box villages and towns. The Rhine river can be enjoyed almost any time of year, but we love the magic of the Christmas markets
, making December a wonderful time to visit.
Next is the Main river, which offers a delightful insight into medieval Germany. Bavarian beauty abounds with quaint timber houses line the river’s banks, along with lush forests and scenery steeped in folklore. A cruise along the Main offers visits to Nuremberg and the architecturally rich Würzburg, while Bamburg old town is a much-loved location for travellers.
Finally, the unforgettable Danube flows through 10 countries and four fascinating capital cities each with their own story to tell; Belgrade, Bratislava, Budapest and Vienna. Cruising the Danube takes you in the footsteps of kings, emperors and great composers. Visit Austria’s Wachau Valley, elegant Vienna, splendid Melk Abbey and the Iron Gates Gorge on this majestic waterway.
As always with Scenic, truly all-inclusive luxury
comes as standard, meaning your every want and need, from breakfast in bed to butler service is all included in the price you pay, with no hidden extras.