Discover More Of Enchanting Europe On a River Cruise
Some of Europe's most intriguing cities, towns and villages are located inland, far from the oceans plied by coastal cruise ships. Come with us as we travel along the rivers of the Rhine, Danube, Rhone and Seine. We share our individual journeys, from traveling with mom to re-bonding with old pals, and from cruising solo to venturing out as a couple. We reveal our best discoveries about adventures in local culture, history and adventure and hope they will inspire your own travels. And: beyond our own stories about Europe river cruising, we also offer handy guides on what to see and what not to miss on your own voyages.
On our Danube cruise, we learned about everything from the rituals of a 900-year-old Benedictine abbey to making apple strudel. Our week on the Viking Ullur also taught us valuable lessons about how to ensure smooth sailing on a river cruise with a "best friend forever" in tow. More
Our four-country journey on the Rhine River will visit wine towns, ancient ruins and vibrant cities. Join us for the perfect romantic getaway -- as long as we can remember to appreciate slower moments as well as rapid ones. More
River cruising increasingly appeals to multi-generational travelers because they can enjoy relaxing together onboard and sightseeing at individual speeds in port. There's also plenty of time for bonding over experiences along France's Rhone River, sharing adventures in ports and onboard, and learning a little bit about each other, too. More
The Seine, anchored by Paris, is chock-full of alluring villages and towns and pastoral countrysides, and, for a solo traveler, feeling independent, sometimes, and enjoying sociability, other times, is a great combination. Join us on our home away from home aboard Viking Rolf as we meander from place to place along the Seine. More
How will you spend your days in the Danube River's magical cities of Budapest, Linz, Bratislava and Vienna? What's there to see in enchanting towns like Regensburg and Nuremberg? We'll help you sort it out. More
A voyage on France's Rhone River allows us to enjoy the Provencal countryside from the inside out, with stops along the way to take in the history and culture, the food and wine. We'll guide you. More