Scenic River Cruises

The ultimate river cruise experience

Experience the Hidden Wonders of River Cruising

Enjoy truly all-inclusive, luxury river cruising with Scenic
The secret to a Scenic river cruise is simple – everything is included. From the moment you step on board your luxurious Scenic 'Space-Ship' you rarely, if ever, have to reach into your pocket to pay for anything. With flexible itineraries that give you the freedom to choose how you spend your time ashore, you can explore the treasures of Europe or Asia on your own terms.

We have over 28 years experience in hand-crafting unforgettable holidays for the most discerning travellers. Our award-winning reputation, state-of-the-art fleet, and unique ultra all-inclusive service make us Europe's ultimate river cruise line. Sail the classic rivers of Europe, like the Rhine, Main, and Danube; explore the culinary and artistic heart of France on our Saône, Rhône, Seine, Garonne and Dordogne cruises; or bask in the sun-kissed beauty of Portugal’s Douro.

Our European River Cruises At A Glance

Our European Rivers

Sail Europe's great rivers: only the spectacular ever-changing scenery reminds you that you're on a ship, and not in a five-star hotel.


 River cruising 

Rivers have been used for transporting people and goods for thousands of years, that’s why there’s so much history and culture surrounding them. A river cruise holiday down any one of the world’s waterways can be an inspiring way to explore the nearby cities, towns, villages and never-ending scenery. Sit back and let the sights come to you, the rest is taken care of.

 Europe river cruising 

Experience the timeless elegance, diverse cultures and fairy-tale landscapes of Europe along the Rhine, Moselle and Danube rivers. Embark on a journey through the ages and uncover everything from Roman ruins to contemporary cities while basking in the luxury of your own floating hotel.

 France river cruising 

From the wine region of Burgundy where the Saône and Rhône rivers cut a beguiling path, to the Garonne and Dordogne in the heart of Bordeaux and the famous Seine in Northern France; the waterways of France are intertwined with history, gastronomy, culture and art.

Portugal river cruising 

The city of Porto stands at the mouth of Portugal’s Douro River. It’s the first of many UNESCO World Heritage Sites that nestle along the sun-drenched waterway across the breadth of the country to the border of Spain. Foodies and wine lovers are in for a treat when sailing the Golden Valley.

 Asia river cruising 

Explore a tapestry of culture and colour as you sail the mighty Mekong River through enchanting Southeast Asia. Visit Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand and Laos and indulge in the pleasures of our 34-one bedroom suite Scenic Spirit ship – the most spacious vessel on these spirited waters.

 Russia river cruising 

A river cruise is the perfect way to explore Russia’s grand cities and vast countryside. A raised glass of vodka will ensure a warm welcome, whether you’re deep in the heart of St. Petersburg or bound for the famous 'Golden Ring' where a rich patchwork of history is waiting to be uncovered.

Cruise in Comfort

With a deliberately select number of spacious one-bedroom balcony suites on our fleet of 5-star floating hotels, exclusivity and comfort is assured—including the exceptional quality of our in-suite furnishings, accessories and décor, state-of-the-art technology, unrivalled amenities and your own private Scenic Sun Lounge balcony, where even the sun is at your command.

World-class Service

Renowned for our seamless Scenic all-inclusive luxury river cruise experience, we’ve thought of absolutely everything—including butler service; the finest regional cuisine and dining venue selections; complimentary services; and personal touches including special Scenic Enrich experiences, Scenic Freechoice sightseeing activities and airport transfers to and from your cruise There are no hidden extras; all tipping, gratuities and porterage is included.

A World of Wonder 

Create your very own unique, exclusive cultural and culinary adventure, and rediscover a world of wonders. Each destination along your Scenic all-inclusive experience includes your choice of Scenic Enrich authentic cultural events, just for our guests; Scenic Freechoice sightseeing activities; and our exclusive Scenic Tailormade, GPS-guided walking tours, allowing you to customize your sightseeing to your own tempo and interests.

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