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River Cruises Trips & Tours

441 trips from 65 tour companies with 16 reviews

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Passage to Eastern Europe tour

50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.2 | Great | 5 Reviews
11 Days
$ 245 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Bucharest, Budapest
From
$ 2,699

Highlights

  • Take guided walk through the grounds of Kalemegdan Fortress
  • Experience two nights in bustling Budapest, cosmopolitan capital of Hungary
  • Sail past dramatic natural wonders like the soaring white cliffs of the Iron Gate region
  • Enjoy Serbian & Hungarian folkloric performances
  • Enjoy the authentic flavors of Eastern Europe, on shore and aboard
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Adventure Cruising the Nile tour

Family Friendly, Hiking & Walking, Cultural, Religious

5.0 | Excellent | 16 Reviews
13 Days
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Egypt, Cairo, Pyramid of Giza, Temple of Karnak, Valley of the Kings
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Highlights

  • Visit to the site of Ancient Memphis
  • Visit the site of Saqqarra which includes the Step Pyramid of the Pharaoh Zoser
  • The famous Sphinx and many tombs in subsidiary pyramids built for the wives and sisters of the Pharaohs
  • Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
  • Visit the treasures of the child pharaoh Tutankhamen
  • Visit the Temple of Luxor and the Temples of Karnak, Egypt’s greatest compound of temples
  • Valley of the Kings, visit to the temple of Edfu
  • Special visit to the not often visited temple of Horemheb
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The Seine: Paris to Normandy tour

50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural

3.4 | Average | 26 Reviews
13 Days
$ 261 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: France, Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, Giverny, Notre Dame Cathedral, Palace of Versailles, Paris, Rouen
From
$ 3,395

Highlights

  • Visit the World War II Peace Memorial Museum
  • Visit the famed Sacre Coeur Basilica, with its dramatic perch on the top of the Montmartre hill.
  • Enjoy cruising on Seine River
  • Explore the sleepy village of Les Andelys
  • Enjoy views of Chateau Gaillard, an imposing fortress from the era of Richard the Lionhearted
  • Visit Rouen's wonderful Gothic Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Visit the Benedictine Order Castle at Fecamp and savor a taste of the famous Benedictine liqueur
  • Visit the Battery at Longues Sur Mer
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Jewels of Spain, Portugal & the Douro River tour

50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

5.0 | Excellent | 19 Reviews
13 Days
$ 423 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Portugal, Spain, Lisbon, Madrid, Porto, Salamanca
From
$ 5,499

Highlights

  • See the spectacular Manueline Jerónimos Monastery
  • Enjoy a panoramic city tour of historic, UNESCO-designated Guimarães
  • Discovery tour with wine tasting at a local quinta
  • Explore Salamanca, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known as “The Golden City”
  • Visit Madrid
  • Explore Toledo UNESCO World Heritage Site and its wonderfully diverse cultural heritage
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A Taste of the Danube – Eastbound

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 311 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, Bratislava, Budapest, Hofburg Imperial Palace, St. Martin's Cathedral, Vienna, Wachau
From
$ 2,489

Highlights

  • Explore the cities Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest
  • Visit St. Martin’s Cathedral Church
  • Experience the cruise through Danube River
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Legends of Moselle, Rhine and Main tour

50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural

5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
8 Days
$ 340 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Germany, Bamberg, Frankfurt, Koblenz, Nuremberg, Trier
From
$ 2,720

Highlights

  • Explore  beautiful old city Trier
  • Opportunity to Cruise along the beautiful Moselle River to Bernkastel
  • Visit Miltenberg
  • Cruise through the Main–Danube Canal, to Bamberg and explore UNESCO world heritage site
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A-ROSA STELLA - Route Classique tour

50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural

5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
8 Days
$ 300 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: France, Avignon, Burgundy, Lyon, Notre Dame Cathedral
From
$ 2,399

Highlights

  • France is the most popular holiday destination in the world
  • Visit on "Vieux Lyon", a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Visit the oldest building on Mâcon
  • See the attraction St Philibert Church built in Burgundian Romanesque style and dating back to the 11th century.
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Myanmar & the Irrawaddy tour

Family Friendly, 50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.5 | Great | 8 Reviews
11 Days
$ 500 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe 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 LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Burma (Myanmar), Bagan, Lake Inle, Mandalay, Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon
From
$ 5,495

Highlights

  • Cruise in luxury for three nights on the legendary Irrawaddy River aboard all-balcony 'Sanctuary Ananda'
  • Experience floating gardens and a private viewing of a traditional Intha boat race on tranquil Inle Lake.
  • Soar above thousands of pagodas and capture the photographs of a lifetime on a magical hot air balloon ride
  • Explore Shwedagon Pagoda - a fantasy of golden stupas, serene Buddhas and mythical beasts
  • Travel off the beaten path on a tour of Musmeah Yeshua, the last remaining Jewish synagogue in Myanmar
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The Mekong: From Laos To China tour

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

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5.0 | Excellent | 2 Reviews
15 Days
$ 420 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Burma (Myanmar), China, Laos, Thailand, Luang Prabang, Vientiane
From
$ 6,300

Highlights

  • Enjoy watching lush jungle scenery and tiny riverside villages
  • Cherish moments in walking tour of Ban Park Bor (Kmu Tribal) Village
  • Visit the jungle pools and dramatic Khaung Si waterfall
  • Enjoy the beauty and unique atmosphere of Luang Prabang on your own explorations ashore
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12 Day Historic Cities & Yangtze River Silver Experience tour

Family Friendly, 50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

13 Days
$ 192 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: China, Beijing, Chongqing, Great Wall of China, Imperial Palace, Shanghai, Terra Cotta Warriors, The Forbidden City, Three Gorges, Three Gorges Dam, Tiananmen Square, Xian, Yangtze River, Yichang
From
$ 2,499

Highlights

  • Discover some of China’s priceless pieces of ancient art consisting of bronze, ceramic, jade and calligraphy
  • Opportunity to a cruise along the Yangtze River
  • A shore excursion to one of the world’s largest dams
  • Visit Chongqing Zoo
  • Sightseeing to the extraordinary Terracotta Warriors
  • See Tiananmen Square and the extravagant Ming-era Imperial Palace in the Forbidden City
  • Visit the great renowned Great Wall
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Romance of the Rhine & Mosel

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

3.4 | Average | 26 Reviews
16 Days
$ 206 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Antwerp, Brussels, Luxembourg, Strasbourg
From
$ 3,895

Highlights

  • Unpack just once and journey through five European countries—Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Switzerland
  • Cruise aboard our award-winning 140- to 164-passenger ships with a dedicated English-speaking crew
  • Experience this European itinerary, and uncover a local and American perspective in destinations like Speyer, where you’ll enjoy a Home-Hosted Kaffeeklatsch
  • Explore with an expert, local Program Director—a native or resident of Europe—who will be dedicated to your group of no more than 47 from the start to the end of your trip
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Treasures of Portugal

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
11 Days
$ 200 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Portugal, Coimbra, Lisbon, Porto
From
$ 2,199

Highlights

  • Walking Tour of Porto
  • Visit the Royal Palace (Coimbra)
  • Enjoy beautiful view of Marvao Medieval Village
  • Visit Fatima
  • Visit the Cathedral and Cloisters of Evora
  • Enjoy Wine Tasting (Evora)
  • Explore Belem Riverside District (Lisbon)
  • Obidos Medieval Fortress
  • Fado Show with Dinner
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Splendors of Egypt

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
10 Days
$ 200 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Egypt, Aswan, Cairo, Luxor Temple, Pyramid of Giza, Sphinx, Temple of Karnak
From
$ 1,999

Highlights

  • Visit the great Pyramids of Giza
  • See the great Sphinx of Giza
  • Visit the Aswan High Dam and Philae’s Temple of Isis
  • See the Ptolemaic Temple for Horus and Sobek
  • Visit Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
  • Visit the ancient Temples of Karnak and Luxor
  • Visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
  • Enjoy a walking tour of the colorful Khan El Khalili Bazaar district
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Safari Cruise & Victoria Falls tour

Safari, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

5.0 | Excellent | 23 Reviews
6 Days
$ 366 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Botswana, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls, Zambezi River
From
$ 2,195

Highlights

  • Get the perfect opportunity to take pleasure in the wildlife and birdlife
  • Enjoy the incredible relaxing experience of cruising on the Chobe River
  • Awesome view of magnificent Victoria Falls
  • Cherish brilliant safari experience
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Portugal, Spain & the Douro

50 plus, Cultural

5.0 | Excellent | 19 Reviews
11 Days
$ 218 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Portugal, Coimbra, Douro Valley, Lisbon, Porto, Salamanca
From
$ 2,399

Highlights

  • 2 countries
  • 8 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Do as the Locals Do” and “Gentle Walking” programs
  • 6 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio–headset system on all excursions
  • Captivating onboard local entertainment
  • Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: “The Magical Douro River Valley”
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Cruising Thailand & Malaysia - Penang to Phuket

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.5 | Great | 13 Reviews
8 Days
$ 321 per day
Type: Small Ship Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Malaysia, Thailand, Phuket
From
$ 2,567

Highlights

  • See krabi's beautiful and bizarre limestone karst formations from the comfort of your small cruise ship
  • Wake up each morning to the clear azure waters of the andaman sea, which you’re free to swim in right off the back of the boat
  • Visit the iconic holiday islands of penang, langkawi and phuket, but also enjoy the natural beauty of turatao national park and ko yao yai
  • Ride the cable car to the highest point on langkawi for a breathtaking 360 degree view of the sea and surrounding islands
  • Spend an evening at an authentic thai homestay, enjoying home cooked specialties of the region
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Jewels of Spain, Portugal & the Douro River

50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

5.0 | Excellent | 19 Reviews
13 Days
$ 346 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Spain, Bethlehem, Douro Valley, Lisbon, Madrid, Porto, Salamanca, Santiago, Toledo
From
$ 4,499

Highlights

  • 2 countries
  • 11 days of excursions, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Gentle Walking” programs
  • 7 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio-headset system on all excursions
  • Captivating onboard local entertainment
  • Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: “Portuguese Seafarers and Spanish Explorers”
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Family Discovery tour

Cycling & Biking, Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural

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4.4 | Great | 100+ Reviews
7 Days
$ 345 per day
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Cambodia, Angkor Wat, Phnom Penh , Siem Reap, Tonle Sap Lake
From
$ 2,416

Highlights

  • Fun Stay in the Kingdom of Legends of Phnom Penh
  • Visit the enchanting Preah Borom Reajea V’eaing, the Royal Palace, and Preah Vihear Preah Kéo Morakot, aka the Silver Pagoda
  • Admire the thousand-year old artifacts from the pre-Angkor and Angkor periods at the National Museum
  • Visit the Sambor Prey Kuk Temples nestled within the forest
  • See famous Angkor Wat, adorned with Cambodian flags
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European Jewels

50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

5.0 | Excellent | 19 Reviews
16 Days
$ 375 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Austria, Germany, Hungary, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Bavaria, Berlin, Budapest, Cologne, Colosseum, Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Heidelberg Castle, Matthias Church, Nuremberg, Paris, Passau, Rome, Sistine Chapel, Vienna, Vienne, Wachau
From
$ 5,999

Highlights

  • 4 countries
  • 12 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Go Active,” “Do as the Locals Do,” “Village Day,” and “Gentle Walking” programs
  • 8 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio- headset system on all excursions
  • Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
  • Captivating onboard local entertainment
  • Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: “European Jewels of Art and Architecture”
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Highlights of Eastern Europe

50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

5.0 | Excellent | 19 Reviews
10 Days
$ 360 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Hungary, Arc de Triomphe, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest, Croatia, Kona, Matthias Church, Paris, Romania, Vienna
From
$ 3,599
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