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Europe - River Cruise Cruises

Cruises to Europe - River Cruise

When it comes to Eureopean river cruising, the options are plentiful and varied. Ships primarily traverse parts of Germany, Austria, France, Switzerland, and the Netherlands, but you'll also find itineraries in Russia, the Ukraine, Portugal, Italy and Spain. No matter where you cruise, you'll find Europe's rivers traditional and picturesque; sightseeing opportunities are often included in the fare.
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Basel
Basel, which lies in the northwest region of Switzerland, near its ...
Bordeaux
The glorious port city of Bordeaux, which lies on the Garonne River ...
Bratislava
Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, is an up-and-coming cruise ...
Cologne
Cologne, the Rhineland's largest city and Germany's fourth-largest, ...
Durnstein (Krems)
If you sail in at night, it will be hard to ignore the eerily ...
Dusseldorf
The symbol of Dusseldorf is the Radschlager -- a human figure ...
Heidelberg
"The town lay, stretched along the river, its intricate cobweb of ...
Linz (Salzburg)
Linz is the third-largest city in Austria, with a population of ...
Lyon
The capital of the Rhone-Alpes region, Lyon is the second-largest ...
Mainz
Germany's Mainz -- a 2,000-year-old city of leafy squares, timbered ...
Melk
Melk, a quiet city, is located on the Danube River, just off the ...
Passau
Arriving in Passau for the first time, you could be forgiven for ...
Porto (Leixoes)
One of Europe's oldest cities, Porto dates to the 4th century, when ...
Prague
Moody, romantic, historic, mysterious -- it's impossible to put a ...
Strasbourg
The capital of Alsace, France's smallest region, is also known as the ...
Our Viking Danube River Cruise Greylock Traveler
10/14
Along with 8 other friends we started our European adventure with 3 nights in Prague. None of us had ever River cruised before, or been to these countries so we wanted to maximize our vacation. Our hotel in Prague was first class. The tours were ... Read more
We started with a two-day pre-cruise package in Nuremberg. It really set the stage for the whole trip because Nuremberg was central in the history of the Holy Roman Empire. Our tour guide on for the pre-cruise package was a history major ... Read more
A Great Cruise Firegaff
10/14
We booked this cruise along with 5 other couples. We arrived in Amsterdam 4 days early then went on the cruise. We felt totally taken care of the whole time. The food was great, something for everyone. The bar was good not too expensive, and the ... Read more
AmaWaterways was our honeymoon and we could not have asked for a better experience! This was our first river cruise (we've cruised Caribbean and Alaska on larger ships). The ship is small, as are all river cruises, which makes it perfect to get to ... Read more
Viking Delling was a very organized machine. The whole cruise experience: shore excursions, dining, room service, drinking, check-in & out, waiters; ran like a watch. The crew’s English language skills were excellent for a mostly Slovenian ... Read more
Like most of the passengers on this river cruise, I fell for Viking's relentless promotions and advertising. In particular, visiting the Christmas markets sounded like fun. So, off my husband and I went. Embarkation went smoothly. Lunch was waiting ... Read more
03/14
Passage to Eastern Europe March 25 - April 8, 2014 "Ya Just Can't Keep a Good Man Down!" ***Greetings from Budapest, Hungary!*** That is correct! I am again on the travel road, on a Viking River Cruise, “Passage to Eastern Europe”, ... Read more
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