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River Splendor
River Splendor
Ranked #1 of 9 Vantage Ships
84% Loved It
  • Airy Captains Club supplements main dining room and lounge
  • Spacious cabins with flat-screen TV's and video on-demand
  • Eight cabins built specifically for single travelers
  • Launched: 2013; Passengers: 176
River Navigator
River Navigator
Ranked #2 of 9 Vantage Ships
73% Loved It
  • Designed to appeal to the American cruiser
  • Free ship-wide Wi-Fi Internet access
  • French balconies in 78 percent of staterooms
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 134
River Venture
River Venture
Ranked #3 of 9 Vantage Ships
54% Loved It
  • Good value for money in river cruising
  • Relaxed onboard atmosphere
  • Itineraries provide an intro to iconic French sites
  • Launched: 2013; Passengers: 134
River Discovery II
River Discovery II
Ranked #4 of 9 Vantage Ships
44% Loved It
  • Pro: Custom-designed river ship aimed at U.S. travelers
  • Con: No cabins with full balconies
  • Bottom Line: High-end product at a value-for-money price
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 176
Ganges Voyager
Ranked #5 of 9 Vantage Ships
100% Loved It
  • First luxury ship of its type in India
  • Spacious all-suite vessel
  • Small-group excursions
  • Launched: 2015; Passengers: 56
Frederic Chopin
Frederic Chopin
Ranked #6 of 9 Vantage Ships
0% Loved It
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  • All cabins are outside cabins, some with French balconies
  • Internet is not available onboard, forcing passengers to disconnect
  • Ship offers affordable sailings on the Elbe River
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 78
River Voyager
River Voyager
Ranked #7 of 9 Vantage Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Pro: Quiet, jazz-themed, environmentally friendly ship sails Rhine, Main and Danube
  • Con: Most alcoholic beverages and gratuities are not included in fares
  • Bottom Line: Up-and-coming line offers low-key river cruise experience in elegant surroundings
  • Launched: March 2016; Passengers: 176
Santa Cruz II
Santa Cruz II
Ranked #8 of 9 Vantage Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Pros: Highly-trained, informative guides; outstanding service; comfortable, modern cabins
  • Cons: More could be made of the guides' wealth of knowledge, rather than just one lecture
  • Bottom Line: Excellent ship for learning about the natural history of these islands in comfort
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 90
Douro Spirit
Douro Spirit
Ranked #9 of 9 Vantage Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Affordable Douro River wine country experiences
  • Newer ship boasting onboard spa, gym, elevator and pool
  • French balconies in all cabins
  • Launched: 2011; Passengers: 130
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Vantage Member Reviews

71% Loved It

After 25 ocean cruises, we decided to go "inland" and after hearing some good reviews about Vantage, decided to try them. This was our 2nd ... Read more
by CruiseMacks
Vantage River Discovery II for the Best of Burgundy cruise Mar 24/April 1, 2016. Pre-trip Air: Despite Vantage having our seat preferences on file ... Read more
by adaokie
After a horrid experience on the Discovery II we were frankly more of a mind to simply go home than to continue onto the next ship on our trip, The ... Read more
by Tomgosdeck
We went on the "Best of Burgundy, Beaujolais & Provence" cruise at the end of March. It was my 12th cruise, but first river cruise. ... Read more
by JGsped
Vantage did excellent on planning each aspect of our trip. Flight arrangements were great, and the Vantage person was there to guide us at France, ... Read more
by Lovinvantage
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