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Grand Circle Cruise Lines Ships

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River Rhapsody - Dining onboard River Rhapsody - Gliding along the river River Rhapsody - Public area onboard River Rhapsody - Taking in the views

Grand Circle Ship Reviews

River Rhapsody
River Rhapsody
Ranked #1 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
50% Loved It
  • Active, in-depth itineraries
  • Outside cabins only, some with balconies
  • Some of the best program directors in the business
  • Launched: 1999; Passengers: 140
River Adagio
River Adagio
Ranked #2 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
33% Loved It
  • Emphasis on education and culture
  • All cabins are outsides and standard size
  • Home-hosted lunches and visits to local charities
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 164
River Harmony
River Harmony
Ranked #3 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
33% Loved It
  • Accommodates just 140 passengers
  • Boasts a lounge, bar, library and more
  • Smoking is not allowed
  • Launched: 1999; Passengers: 140
River Symphony
River Symphony
Ranked #4 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
100% Loved It
  • Accommodates just 140 passengers
  • Boasts a lounge, bar, library and more
  • Smoking is not allowed
  • Launched: 1998; Passengers: 140
River Anuket
River Anuket
Ranked #5 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
100% Loved It
  • Specially built for Nile River cruising
  • Native/longtime resident guides speak English
  • Unique shore excursions included
  • Launched: 2001; Passengers: 138
River Melody
River Melody
Ranked #6 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
100% Loved It
  • Accommodates just 140 passengers
  • Boasts a lounge, bar, library and more
  • Smoking is not allowed
  • Launched: 1999; Passengers: 140
Athena
Athena
Ranked #7 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
0% Loved It
  • New 50-passenger ship looks & feels like private yacht
  • Excursions (and wine!) included in fares
  • Congenial country-club casual vibe
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 50
River Allegro
River Allegro
Ranked #8 of 8 Grand Circle Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Intimate riverboat with just 90 passengers
  • Focus on enrichment and learning along Elbe River
  • All cabins feature river views
  • Launched: 1991/2011; Passengers: 90
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Grand Circle Member Reviews

69% Loved It

I likely hold the title for the most trips down the Nile aboard Grand Circle's River Anuket cruise ship, having done so on four separate ... Read more

by hawkeye1947

Grand Circle has a lot of rapid repeated travelers, but I'm not going to be one of them. Their style just isn't for me. This all started with an ... Read more

by geekybiker

We love cruising but always felt the port cities did not give us an adequate representation of each country; therefore, we decided to try a ... Read more

by mekasa

We booked the Budapest to Prague River Cruise on the River Adagio of GCCL. The cruise was to begin on Friday June 21st in Budapest when we were ... Read more

by hiker26
We took our first Grand Circle river cruise this spring (2013), on the M/S River Rhapsody, and I want to voice a few cautionary notes, to help people ... Read more
by John Smith IV
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