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River Cruises


River cruising has come of age, and is growing in popularity because of their unique nature.  It is a very convenient and unique way to explore the world and you only have to unpack your suitcase once!

Imagine a river cruise vacation where you’re gently floating along peaceful canals and rivers on leisurely-paced barges, riverboats, or small ships. You’ll enjoying a smooth and tranquil journey cruising on these small, luxury resorts on water—far away from the pressures and stresses of your daily grind.

There are over 725 river cruise ships worldwide — and over 200 in Europe alone!  Imagine gliding by picturesque scenery, viewing old and historic towns, and passing under ancient stone bridges.  And when you reach the port of call, many times you’ll conveniently dock in the center of the destination, so you can maximize your time exploring the port town and shores.

Luxury river cruises are also available on:

  • The Amazon
  • The Mekong and Iriwaddy rivers in Southeast Asia
  • China’s Yangtze River
  • Egypt’s Nile
  • and other rivers

River cruise lines offer a very different experience from ocean-going cruises, and as much diversity in choice. During your voyage, you’ll experience the river cruise line’s remarkable food unique sightseeing excursions, given by professional guides.

Contact a river cruise consultant at Vacations By Travel One…and explore a new horizon!