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River Splendor
River Splendor
Ranked #1 of 9 Vantage Ships
86% 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
50% 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
Douro Spirit
Douro Spirit
Ranked #5 of 9 Vantage Ships
100% Loved It
  • Affordable Douro River wine country experiences
  • Newer ship boasting onboard spa, gym, elevator and pool
  • French balconies in all cabins
  • Launched: 2011; Passengers: 130
River Voyager
River Voyager
Ranked #6 of 9 Vantage Ships
100% Loved It
  • 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
Ganges Voyager
Ranked #7 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 #8 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
Santa Cruz II
Santa Cruz II
Ranked #9 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
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80% Loved It

I chose this cruise because of the more leisurely pace (10 days instead of 7) for a French river cruise and the availability of single cabins on ... Read more
by rodash
Booked this cruise because it was deeply discounted, found it to be the bargain of the century. It started out very rocky because of high water and ... Read more
by LikeVariety
I've only been on one river cruise in Germany. It was a lovely trip, leisurely sailing past castles, villages and pretty countryside with a guide ... Read more
by twomanycats
This was an outstanding cruise. The ship was beautiful and well maintained. Embarkation/disembarkation went very smoothly. The cabin, dining and ... Read more
by Frances888
Our first river cruise and it was fabulous! The ship was beautiful, immaculately clean and well maintained. Our room was spacious and very ... Read more
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