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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star
Luxury - 5 star Lodging Level The highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Nuremberg, Prague, Vienna, Wachau
From $ 3,289
$ 253 per day
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Highlights
  • Enjoy wine tasting in Melk and beer tasting in fascinating Regensburg
  • Special onboard and onshore experiences presented by local chefs, entertainers, artisans, and experts
  • Visits cities in four European nations
  • Enjoy the beauty of river Danube.
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest
From $ 3,249
$ 361 per day
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Highlights
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Excursion to Danube Delta: km 0 celebration
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the National History and Archaeological Museum in Constanta
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographic Museum and the Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; and, see the rock formations in Belogradchik
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site
  • Guided sightseeing; lecture on board
  • Guided tour and organ concert in Pécs
  • This deluxe river cruise through Eastern Europe stops in fascinating cities in Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, and Hungary—and offers exciting inland excursions


  • Join your river cruise vacation in Bucharest with a transfer to Fetesti where your journey along the Danube River begins
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: France, Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, Netherlands, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Basel, Cologne, Heidelberg, Koblenz, Lake Como, Lucerne, Rudesheim, Strasbourg, Zermatt, Zurich, Heidelberg Castle
From $ 5,698
$ 380 per day
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Highlights
  • Arrive in Zürich, welcome dinner
  • Orientation walk of the Old Town; taste Sprüngli chocolate pralines; visit the capital of Liechtenstein
  • Picture stop in Lake Como
  • A stop in Stresa at Lake Maggiore; mountain train to Zermatt
  • Drive through the Rhône Valley to Lake Geneva
  • Guided walking tour, stop at the Bear Park and enjoy a panoramic view from the Rose Garden; lunch at a working farm
  • Walking tour including the Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge; Mount Pilatus excursion including a souvenir cap; farewell dinner
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Visit a woodcarver’s workshop or visit a Black Forest open-air museum
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral
  • Guided visit of the castle, see the Great Vat in Heidelberg; visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim and enjoy a special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge; guided walking tour in Koblenz
  • Choice of guided city walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Canal cruise

    Day 15 Amsterdam (Disembarkation):
  • This fabulous vacation beginning with an in-depth land tour of everything stunning Switzerland has to offer; then a river cruise along the legendary Rhine River—with stops in France, Germany, and Holland—awaits you!

    With its stunning mountains, fascinating old towns, and beautiful lakes, Switzerland offers something for everyone
  • On this tour, experience some of its most interesting cities with overnights in Zürich, St
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Cambodia, Vietnam, Cai Be, Cu Chi Tunnels
From $ 4,349
$ 335 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Cambodia
  • Visit Angkor Wat and Banteay Srei; Apsara Dance Performance
  • Visit Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple, and Ta Prohm by tuk-tuk; Les Artisans d’Angkor
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Ox cart through the countryside and visit a local farmer’s home in Kampong Tralach; visit the silversmith village of Konpong Louang; sightseeing by private cyclo in Phnom Penh including the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, and the National Museum
  • Visit the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and one of the Killing Fields; afternoon at leisure; show by children from local orphanage
  • Visit Wat Hanchey and partake in a traditional water blessing by local monks; walking tour through Angkor Ban village with school visit
  • Visit a local market and the religious sites at Sam Mountain in Chau Doc
  • Walking tour of Long Khong A with cotton-weaving demonstration; visit a sampan-making family and interact with a Catholic priest in Cu Lao Gieng
  • Visit a local workship to see how rice wine & traditional candy are made and a local garden
  • Walking tour of the city’s landmarks; visit the famous Rex Hotel for a drink, War Remnants Museum, and Ben Thanh Market; cooking class
  • Cu Chi Tunnels excursion
  • On this unique and inspiring river cruise through Cambodia and Vietnam, you’ll be immersed in the cultures and ancient traditions as you sightsee and spend time with locals in the most fascinating places along the mighty Mekong River


  • Your adventure begins in fascinating Siem Reap, Cambodia, where you’ll get up close to the phenomenal Temples of Angkor with an intricacy and architectural grandeur unmatched in the world
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Arles, Avignon, Basel, Burgundy, Cologne, Heidelberg, Koblenz, Lyon, Rudesheim, Strasbourg, Vienne, Heidelberg Castle
From $ 6,058
$ 379 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to France
  • Onboard welcome reception; cruise into the Camargue region (daylight permitting)
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Roman Amphitheatre
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Palace of the Popes
  • Guided walk, visit Old Town and the cathedral
  • Guided walk in Tournon; guided walk in Vienne
  • Guided sightseeing, picture stop on Fourvière Hill
  • Day at leisure; cheese tasting on board
  • Visit the Hôtel-Dieu in Beaune; transfer to Basel; onboard welcome reception
  • Choice of excursion to Black Forest, or guided tour in Colmar
  • Guided sightseeing, visit La Petite France district and the gothic cathedral
  • Guided tour of Heidelberg Castle, see the Great Vat; visit the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge; guided walk in Koblenz
  • Choice of Cologne highlights walking tour, or Jewish Heritage walking tour
  • Canal cruise
  • Immerse yourself in French and German culture on this fabulous European river cruise vacation along the Rhône, Saône, and Rhine Rivers
  • The views will be spectacular so be sure to pack your camera so you can capture the romance and splendor of this magical journey
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits: Cambodia, Vietnam, Cu Chi Tunnels, Ha Long Bay, Hanoi
From $ 8,379
$ 322 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Vietnam
  • Walking tour; visit the famous Rex Hotel for a drink, War Remnants Museum, and Ben Thanh Market; cooking class
  • Cu Chi Tunnels excursion
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Visit a local workshop to see how rice paper, rice wine, and traditional candy are made in Vinh Long; visit a sampan-making family and interact with a Catholic priest in Cu Lao Gieng
  • Visit a local market and the religious sites at Sam Mountain in Chau Doc; walking tour of Long Khanh A with cotton-weaving demonstration
  • Sightseeing by private cyclo, including the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, and the National Museum; afternoon at leisure; show by children from a local orphanage
  • Visit the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and visit one of the Cambodian Killing Fields
  • Visit Wat Hanchey and partake in a traditional water blessing by local monks; walking tour in Angkor Ban with school visit
  • Visit the silversmith village of Konpong Louang; ox cart ride through the countryside, and visit a local farmer’s home in Kampong Tralach
  • Fly to Siem Reap; visit Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, and Bayon Temple
  • Visit Ta Prohm, Banteay Srei, and a noodle-making village; Apsara dance performance
  • Fly to Hanoi
  • Visit Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, and Temple of Literature; lunch at Koto; electric cart ride through the Old Quarter; water puppets performance
  • Drive to Ha Long Bay; visit Cua Van floating village
  • Cruise the bay; visit Ti Top Island, Luon Cave, and Dark and Bright Cave; opportunity to explore by kayak
  • Visit Sung Sot Cave; drive to Hanoi
  • Drive to Sapa; Visit a local market
  • Visit Ta Van village, Lao Chai village, Silver Waterfall, and Heaven Gate
  • Visit a weekly market and a Red Dao village
  • Drive to Hanoi; fly to Hue
  • Visit the Imperial Citadel, Thien Mu Pagoda, and the tombs of the Nguyen Emperors
  • Drive to Danang; visit the Cham Museum and Monkey Mountain
  • Excursion to Hoi An including a cruise on the Thu Bon River and a walking tour of the Ancient Town
  • Day at leisure
  • This magical Southeast Asia river cruise along the Mekong River will take you through Vietnam and Cambodia, showing you the culture and local traditions of each country and the must-see sites along the way


  • Your adventure begins in bustling Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, where you’ll get a taste of the culture first-hand with a Vietnamese cooking class and go on a fascinating excursion to the Cu Chi Tunnels, an extraordinary network of tunnels used extensively during the war
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Budapest, Nuremberg, Passau, Prague, Vienna
From $ 2,399
$ 300 per day
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Highlights
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Cruising
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Choice of guided walktour, see the Stiftskirche; or hike up to the castle ruins in Dürnstein; scenic cruiseing through the Wachau Valley, see the Stiftskirche; guided visitguided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; and wine tasting on board
  • Guided walk
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting on board
  • Choice of guided sightseeing, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour
  • Begin this timeless Europe river cruise vacation in vibrant Budapest, Hungary, sail along the Danube River with exciting stops in Austria and Germany, and conclude in historical Nuremberg, Germany


  • As you leave Budapest, you’ll sail past the splendid Parliament Building, and along Danube River, you’ll have Hungary on your left and Slovakia on your right as the river runs between both countries for a 58-mile stretch
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Burma (Myanmar), Bagan, Mandalay, Yangon
From $ 5,419
$ 387 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Myanmar
  • Walking tour of the city’s landmarks; visit a local tea shop, Chaukhtatgyi, and Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Fly to Bhamo and explore the town by trishaw and foot; cruise through the dramatic second defile; onboard welcome reception
  • Visit a fisherman’s home, local school, and nunnery
  • Visit a local market and excursion to a local ethnic minority village in Katha; walking tour through village and walk to hilltop pagoda in Tigyang
  • Visit a monastery and present alms to the monks and see their lunch ritual
  • Walking tour through a pottery-making village
  • See unfinished pagoda & bronze bell in Mingun; visit U Bein Bridge and take a sampan ride at sunset in Amarapura
  • Sightseeing including Mahamuni, Kuthadaw and Shwenandaw Pagodas; visit tapestry, woodcarving, and gold leaf workshops; traditional dance performance
  • Visit Kaunghmudaw Pagoda, a silversmith workshop, and Soon U Ponya Shin Pagoda
  • Walking tour through this typical river village to visit a local farmer's home and see palm candy being made; traditional puppet show
  • Watch sunrise from temple; sightseeing including a local market, Shwezigon Pagoda, lacquer workshop, Ananda Temple, Dhammayangyi Temple, Sulamani Temple; ox cart ride to temple for sunset
  • Fly to Yangon
  • Explore the best of Myanmar, known as “The Golden Land,” on this captivating river cruise along the Irrawaddy River
  • In Yangon, formerly Rangoon, you’ll see the magnificent, gilded Shwedagon Pagoda—considered the oldest pagoda in the world
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangkok, Cu Chi Tunnels, Ha Long Bay, Hanoi, Luang Prabang
From $ 7,259
$ 316 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Thailand
  • Boat ride on klongs; visit the Grand Palace, Temple of the Emerald Buddha, and the Temple of the Reclining Buddha
  • Day at leisure
  • Fly to Siem Reap
  • Visit Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, and Bayon Temple; Apsara dance performance
  • Visit Ta Prohm, Banteay Srei, and a noodle-making village
  • Fly to Phnom Penh; onboard welcome reception
  • Visit Wat Hanchey and partake in a traditional water blessing by local monks; walking tour in Angkor Ban with school visit
  • Ox cart ride through the countryside and visit a local farmer’s home in Kampong Tralach; visit the silversmith village of Konpong Louang; visit the Tuol Sleng Museum and one of the Killing Fields in Phnom Penh
  • Sightseeing by private cyclo, including the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, and the National Museum; show by children from local orphanage
  • Visit a local market and the religious sites at Sam Mountain in Chau Doc
  • Walking tour of Long Khanh A with cotton-weaving demonstration; visit a sampan-making family and interact with a Catholic priest in Cu Lao Gieng
  • Visit a local garden and a local workshop to see how rice wine and traditional candy are made
  • Walking tour; visit the famous Rex Hotel for a drink, War Remnants Museum, and Ben Thanh Market; cooking class
  • Cu Chi Tunnels excursion
  • Fly to Hanoi
  • Visit Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, and Temple of Literature; lunch at Koto; electric cart ride through the Old Quarter; water puppets performance
  • Drive to Ha Long Bay; visit Cua Van floating village
  • Cruise the bay; visit Ti Top Island, Luon Cave, and Dark and Bright Cave; opportunity to explore by kayak
  • Drive to Hanoi; fly to Luang Prabang
  • Visit Mount Phousi, Wat Mai, the National Museum, and Wat Xieng Thong
  • Day at leisure
  • This inspiring Southeast Asia river cruise vacation begins in vibrant Bangkok, Thailand
  • A boat ride on the klongs, Bangkok’s famous canals, is the perfect way to start your sightseeing
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Austria, Germany, Nuremberg, Passau, Salzburg, Vienna
From $ 2,199
$ 314 per day
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Highlights
  • Onboard welcome reception on Day 1; choice of guided sightseeing, or culinary tour at Christmas market on Day 2
  • Guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; guided walk in Grein, visit the historical theater
  • Guided walk; Christmas market
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; Christmas market; onboard lecture; beer tasting
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; Christmas market
  • This Christmastime river cruise begins in Austria’s magical capital of Vienna, home to the sounds of Mozart and Strauss, the Vienna Boys’ Choir, and the Spanish Riding School
  • See the famous sights with a Local Guide, or opt to go on a culinary tour through the Christmas markets to get a taste of all the best flavors Austria offers during this time of year
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Croatia, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Brasov, Bratislava, Bucharest, Budapest, Cologne, Nuremberg, Passau, Rudesheim, Transylvania, Vienna
From $ 8,788
$ 366 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome reception
  • Canal cruise
  • Choice of guided walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Cruise through the Rhine Gorge; visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; enjoy a special treat
  • Guided walk
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall
  • Choice of guided sightseeing of Roth; or guided sightseeing in Nuremberg, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting
  • Guided walk
  • Guided visit of the Benedectine Abbey in Melk; cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided walk in Dürnstein, see the Stiftskirche
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided sightseeing in Pécs, visit the underground tombs; organ concert
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; cruise through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge
  • Visit the cultural port in Cetate; special tasting; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevets Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest
  • Bucharest. Excursion to Transylvania–Brasov:
  • Guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles Castle
  • From Holland to Romania, with a host of exciting stops along the way, this river cruise vacation across Europe is truly an adventure!

    Amsterdam, Holland’s lively capital, is set amongst sophisticated architecture and classic squares and canals with countless museums, cafés, shops, and restaurants to explore
  • See the treasures of this 700-year-old city on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Turkey, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest, Nuremberg, Passau, Prague, Transylvania, Vienna, Istanbul
From $ 6,968
$ 317 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Burcharest
  • Guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle

    Day 3 Brasov–Bucharest:
  • Guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest; onboard welcome reception

    Day 5 St. Gheorghe:
  • Excursion to Danube Delta; Km 0 celebration; onboard lecture

    Day 6 Cernavodă:
  • Excursion to Constanta; guided sightseeing, visit the National History & Archaeological Museum
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations

    Day 9 Iron Gates:
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological exhibition

    Day 10 Belgrade:
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Organ concert

    Day 12 Budapest:
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion

    Day 13 Budapest–Vienna:
  • Cruising

    Day 14 Vienna:
  • Guided sightseeing

    Day 15 Dürnstein–Melk:
  • Guided
  • Walk in Dürnstein, see the Stiftskirche; guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey and wine tasting

    Day 16 Passau:
  • Guided walk

    Day 17 Regensburg:
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting

    Day 18 Nuremberg:
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour

    Day 19 Nuremberg (Disembarkation)–Prague:
  • Travel to Prague

    Days 20-21 Prague:
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradčany Castle grounds; free time

    Day 22 Prague:
  • Begin this fascinating journey in Bucharest, Romania, with an overnight excursion to Transylvania
  • Sail to the mouth of the Danube River where it flows into the Black sea, visit the Danube Delta, and then sail westward to Nuremburg, Germany, and end your vacation with three nights in fascinating Prague, Czech Republic
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits: Cambodia, Thailand, Bangkok, Cu Chi Tunnels, Ha Long Bay, Hanoi
From $ 8,079
$ 323 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Thailand
  • Boat ride on klongs; visit the Grand Palace, Temple of the Emerald Buddha, and the Temple of the Reclining Buddha
  • Day at leisure
  • Fly to Siem Reap
  • Visit Angkor Wat and Banteay Srei; Apsara Dance Performance
  • Visit Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple, and Ta Prohm by tuk-tuk; Les Artisans d’Angkor
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Ox cart through the countryside and visit a local farmer’s home in Kampong Tralach; visit the silversmith village of Konpong Louang; sightseeing by private cyclo in Phnom Penh including the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, and the National Museum
  • Visit the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and of the Killing Fields; afternoon at leisure; show by children from local orphanage
  • Visit Wat Hanchey and partake in a traditional water blessing by local monks; walking tour through Angkor Ban village with school visit
  • Visit a local market and the religious sites of Sam Mountain in Chau Doc
  • Walking tour of Long Khong A with cotton-weaving demonstration; visit a sampan-making family and interact with a Catholic priest in Cu Lao Gieng
  • Visit a local workshop to see how rice wine & traditional candy are made and a local garden
  • Walking tour of the city’s landmarks; visit the famous Rex Hotel for a drink, War Remnants Museum, and Ben Thanh Market; cooking class
  • Cu Chi Tunnels excursion
  • Fly to Hanoi
  • Visit Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Museum, and Temple of Literature; lunch at Koto; electric cart ride through the Old Quarter; water puppets performance
  • Drive to Ha Long Bay; visit Cua Van floating village
  • Cruise the bay; visit Titop Island, Luon Cave, and Dark and Bright Cave; opportunity to explore by kayak
  • Drive to Hanoi; fly to Hue
  • Visit the Imperial Citadel, Thien Mu Pagoda and the tombs of the Nguyen Emperors
  • Drive to Danang; visit the Cham Museum and Monkey Mountain
  • Excursion to Hoi An including a cruise on the Thu Bon River and a walking tour of the Ancient
    Town
  • Day at leisure
  • This inspiring river cruise vacation begins in vibrant Bangkok, Thailand
  • A boat ride on the klongs, Bangkok’s famous canals, is the perfect way to start your sightseeing
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Berlin, Bratislava, Budapest, Dresden, Linz, Passau, Prague, Vienna
From $ 3,513
$ 293 per day
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Highlights
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Brandenburg Gate, visit Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church
  • Guided walk in Dresden, visit the courtyard of the Zwinger Palace; motorcoach transfer to Prague
  • Welcome to Prague
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradčany Castle grounds
  • Travel by motorcoach to Regensburg, guided sightseeing; special treat; transfer to Deggendorf; onboard welcome reception
  • Guided walk
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided walk in Dürnstein; wine tasting
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Your European adventure begins with two nights in Germany’s capital, Berlin! A local expert will show you the major sites, such as the restored Reichstag building and the elegant Kurfürstendamm
  • See the Holocaust Memorial and be sure to get a photo at the famous Brandenburg Gate—one of Germany’s best-known landmarks
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: England, France, United Kingdom, Giverny, London, Normandy, Paris, Rouen
From $ 3,685
$ 335 per day
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Highlights
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Choice of excursions to Giverny or Bizy Castle; guided walk in Les Andelys, visit the parish church of Le Petit Andely
  • Excursion along the “Normandy Abbeys Route”
  • Choice of excursions to Normandy landing beaches or “A Taste of Normandy”
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit the cathedral
  • Choice of excursions to visit Auvers-sur-Oise or Napoleon and Josephine’s Château de Malmaison
  • “Heart of Paris” walk, visit Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Transfer to London
  • This fabulous river cruise combines time in France’s unparalleled capital of Paris and exciting London, with beautiful scenery along the Seine River and the picturesque and historical region of Normandy


  • In Vernon, choose between two exciting guided visits—Claude Monet’s stunning gardens at Giverny or the remarkable Bizy Castle, known as “Normandy’s Versailles
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Ecuador, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Machu Picchu, Otavalo, Quito, Sacred Valley, Santa Cruz Island
From $ 8,329
$ 416 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Lima
  • Walking tour; visit San Francisco Monastery; Larco Herrera Museum and welcome dinner
  • Visit Awanakancha to see various camelids from the region, and explore Pisac Market
  • Visit the Ollantaytambo ruins; Take the Vistadome train to Machu Picchu; walking tour of Machu Picchu
  • Enjoy a second included entrance to Machu Picchu; return on the Vistadome train to the Sacred Valley and continue to Cusco
  • Walking tour of Cusco, visit Santo Domingo Monastery, the Cathedral, and the ruins of Sacsayhuaman
  • Fly to Quito via Lima
  • Excursion to Otavalo’s Indian market and Peguche; Hacienda lunch
  • Walking tour, visit San Francisco Monastery, La Compania Church, La Ronda Street, a Chocolate factory, and the Equatorial Monument
  • Fly to the Galápagos Islands; embark Treasure of Galápagos; visit Cerro Colorado Tortoise Reserve on San Cristobal Island
  • Española Island: Naturalist-guided walks; snorkeling
  • Floreana Island: Naturalist-guided walks; snorkeling
  • Santa Fé & Santa Cruz Islands: Naturalist-guided walks on each island; snorkeling
  • Disembark Treasure of Galápagos; visit EL Chato Tortoise Reserve; fly to Quito
  • Full day at leisure
  • Fly to Coca; travel by boat and dugout canoe to your Amazon lodge
  • Visit a parrot clay lick; guided walk through the jungle; night walk or canoe ride
  • Cruise on the Napo through the flooded forest; visit a local community, school, and village
  • Return to Coca; fly to Quito
  • Fantastic treasures await you on this river cruise vacation to Peru and the Galápagos Islands
  • Enjoy a walking tour of Lima; guided sightseeing in Quito, where you can have your photo taken at the “Center of the World,” and also in Cusco, the former capital of the Inca Empire; and an excursion to Otavalo’s famous Indian market, where you can shop for beautiful textiles, artwork, and other unique souvenirs
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Austria, Hungary, Czech Republic, Budapest, Linz, Prague, Vienna
From $ 4,452
$ 371 per day
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Highlights
  • Welcome to Prague
  • Choice of urban hike, or guided city tour including Hradčany Castle grounds and St. Vitus Cathedral; afternoon at leisure
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided tour of Česky Krumlov; transfer to Linz; onboard welcome reception
  • Choice of visit to Engelszell Abbey to tour its brewery, enjoy a tasting, and explore its sensory garden, or fun guided hike along the WWII smuggler’s route; choice of scenic cruising around the Schlögener Schlinge, or guided hike on the Danube Trail

    Day 6 Linz–Mauthausen–Grein:
  • In Mauthausen, choice of visit to St. Florian Monastery, or guided tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp, or guided bike tour; guided tour in Grein, visit to the historical theater and Greinburg Castle
  • Choice of canoe tour down the Danube; bike tour from Spitz to Krems with a stop in Dürnstein to sample local specialties; or Wine World Experience with tasting; or local encounter showcasing regional products

    Day 8 Vienna:
  • Choice of bike tour, or jogging tour, or guided tour, visit to Belvedere Palace to see Klimt’s Kiss; or Vienna Experimental experience, to meet with local people
  • Choice of early risers guided tour, with breakfast at a Viennese café; or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the Italian and Dutch Masters Gallery, or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the Military Museum
  • In Visegrád, choice of medieval knights tournament, or guided hike in Danube-Ipoly National Park, or canoe tour; scenic cruising around the Danube Bend
  • Choice of guided tour with funny language lesson, or guided bike tour, or guided tour
  • Start your Danube River vacation with three nights in the exquisite city of Prague
  • You’ll explore the Czech Republic capital with your choice of included excursions
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star
Luxury - 5 star Lodging Level The highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Austria, Germany, Lake Tanganika, Linz, Vienna, Wachau
From $ 2,784
$ 464 per day
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Highlights
  • Visit large churches like St. Stephen’s Cathedral and Neo-gothic New Cathedral.
  • Explore the cities Vienna and Linz
  • Enjoy the cruise through the Dhanube River
  • Visit the Wachau wine region
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural
Visits: Cambodia, Vietnam, Cu Chi Tunnels, Ha Long Bay, Hanoi
From $ 7,419
$ 337 per day
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Highlights
  • 7-night cruise in a Panorama SuiteSM with Avalon’s exclusive Comfort Collection BedsSM. Enjoy an intimate river cruise experience with a maximum of 36 guests on board.
  • Welcome to Cambodia
  • Visit Angkor Wat and Banteay Srei; Apsara dance performance
  • Visit Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple, and Ta Prohm by tuk-tuk; Les Artisans d’Angkor
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Ox cart ride through the countryside and visit a local farmer’s home in Kampong Tralach; visit the silversmith village of Konpong Louang; sightseeing by private cyclo, including the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, and the National Museum
  • Visit the Tuol Sleng Museum and one of the Killing Fields; afternoon at leisure; show by children from local orphanage
  • Visit Wat Hanchey and partake in a traditional water blessing by local monks; walking tour in Angkor Ban with school visit
  • Visit a local market and the religious sites at Sam Mountain in Chau Doc
  • Walking tour of Lhong Khong A with cotton-weaving demonstration; visit a sampan-making family and interact with a Catholic priest in Cu Lao Gieng
  • Visit a local garden and a local workshop to see how rice wine and traditional candy are made
  • Walking tour; visit the famous Rex Hotel for a drink, War Remnants Museum, and Ben Thanh Market; cooking class
  • Cu Chi Tunnels excursion
  • Fly to Hanoi
  • Visit Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Museum, and Temple of Literature; lunch at Koto; electric cart ride through the Old Quarter; water puppets performance
  • Drive to Ha Long Bay; visit Cua Van floating village
  • Cruise the bay; visit Titop Island, Luon Cave, and Dark and Bright Cave; opportunity to explore by kayak
  • Drive to Hanoi; fly to Hue
  • Visit the Imperial Citadel, Thien Mu Pagoda and the tombs of the Nguyen Emperors
  • Drive to Danang; visit the Cham Museum and Monkey Mountain
  • Excursion to Hoi An including a cruise on the Thu Bon River and a walking tour of the Ancient Town
  • Day at leisure
  • This magical river cruise along the Mekong River will take you through Cambodia and Vietnam, showing you the culture and local traditions of each country and the must-see sites along the way


  • Your adventure begins in Siem Reap, Cambodia, with the magnificent Temples of Angkor, ancient ruins that are a display of architectural complexity and grandeur unlike anything else in the world
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise
Visits: Czech Republic, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Bamberg, Nuremberg, Paris, Prague, Rudesheim, Trier
From $ 2,699
$ 337 per day
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Highlights
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz
  • Guided walk
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge
  • Guided walk; wine tasting
  • Choice of guided city sightseeing or “Roman Trier” sightseeing in Trier, see the Porta Nigra
  • This Central European river cruise will take you across Germany to Luxembourg on the Main, Rhine, and Moselle Rivers


  • You will embark on your river cruise in Nuremberg, Germany, and sail through the fascinating Main Danube Canal to Bamberg
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