European river cruises

Discover the hidden gems of Europe and experience moments that recreate the wonder of years past.

Join us on our European river cruises for an all-inclusive journey taking you down some of the world's most famous waterways.

Join us on our European river cruises for an all-inclusive journey taking you down some of the world's most famous waterways.

Take in some of the world's most famous waterways on our all-inclusive European river cruises. During a Scenic European river cruise, journey along the exquisite waterways which stretch across different countries with spectacular scenery revealing the hidden beauty of Europe. From breathtaking snow-capped mountains to lush valleys filled with vineyards, timeless villages and architectural treasures. 

Book your 2020 European River Cruises with Scenic before 31 December 2020 and save $3,600 per couple. Alternatively, book your 2021 European River Cruise before 31 May 2020 and save up to $4,400 per couple. With a wide range of destinations and itineraries to choose from, getting in early to book your European luxury river cruise will secure you the ultimate holiday. This special offer is only available on selected European River Cruises.

Why cruise with Scenic?

From the moment you step on board you'll be spoilt for choice. You'll enjoy the ultimate in all-inclusive luxury every moment of the day.
As soon as you step onboard our 5-star ships, you'll be spoilt for choice. Every moment of your day is filled with all-inclusive luxuries. Our luxury river cruising vessels are more akin to a gracious floating hotel. Your Cruise Director and every member of our hospitable onboard team, are on hand to ensure you enjoy every moment of your time with Scenic onboard your Space-Ship.

With unrivalled inclusions, your all-inclusive European river cruise only requires you to reach for your wallet for personal expenses. We've thought about every single detail of your European river cruise including all tips and gratuities, personal airport transfers, first-class transport and local guides.

On arrival, all you need to think about is unpacking your luggage before settling into your 5-star luxury appointed suite. Lounge on your private Scenic Sun Lounge as you enjoy a glass of wine from your in-suite mini-bar. And when you feel hungry, your Personal Butler is on hand 24/7 to get you a delicious snack or meal.

Your Scenic Space-Ship has been designed with every amenity you could wish for including:
  • Luxuriously Appointed Suites
    Enjoy your queen-size Scenic Slumber Bed, pillow menu, luxurious bath products, Wi-Fi internet and Mac mini info-tainment system.
  • Scenic Sun Lounges
    Our all-weather private balconies ensure you won’t miss a minute of the sublime scenery. The world opens up at the touch of a button.
  • All-Inclusive Wellness
    On board your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship, you will have access to a range of health and wellness amenities at the dedicated wellness centre.
  • Up to Five Dining Options
    From casual dining at River Café, to a six course dégustation menu at Table La Rive. Enjoy everything we offer on board including a range of entertainment.
  • Unlimited Complimentary Beverages*
    Choose from our extensive bar menu with a drink for every occasion or enjoy your complimentary in-suite mini bar and try out our in-suite room service.
  • Butler Service
    Enjoy a nightly turndown service, shoe-shining or have your salon appointments organised, with hair, massage and beauty treatments^ available.
  • The Nth Degree
    We've thought about the details so you don't have to, from personal airport transfers, first-class transport and local guides. All tips and gratuities are included.

Scenic Enrich

These are experiences that offer once-in-a-lifetime multi-sensory moments that are completely inaccessible to the ordinary traveller. Enjoy a gourmet dinner in a castle, followed by a classical concert, or one of our exclusively created Scenic shows in Salzburg. 

Scenic Freechoice

These are hand-selected activities for you to choose from and enjoy at a pace that suits you. Which narrow cobblestone path through an ancient village will you choose to follow? Will you Shop with a Chef at a local market, or explore the home of a local artist.

Scenic Tailormade

Our Scenic Tailormade App guides you through your own personal excursion on shore, and offers absorbing commentary on major points of interest while you’re on board. Map out the perfect route for a fanatical foodie’s walk, or spend an afternoon exploring ancient treasures.
2021 Europe River Cruising Preview Brochure

Discover your 5-star Scenic Space-Ship

Scenic Rhine
Innovators in design and technology for luxury river cruising vessels, your Scenic Space-Ship will be your gracious floating hotel as you cruise the waterways of Europe.
Intimate and friendly, with every amenity you could wish for, our Scenic Space-Ships were designed with you in mind. From the moment you step on board you’ll be spoilt for choice. From our wide selection of dining options right down to your pillow menu, you’ll enjoy the ultimate in all-inclusive luxury, every moment of the day. 

Most popular European river cruises

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A day in the life of Europe river cruising

From exploring Europe's charming towns to feasting on local delicacies, here's an overview of what to expect on your next European river cruise.

Learn more about river cruising

New to river cruising? Read our 'First Time Guide to River Cruising' to inspire you on why you should embark on a European river cruise with Scenic.
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