River Cruises by Rail…22.01.19 | Alan
Travel to your next river cruise in comfort, by train. Rail offers more comfort, more luxury and more charm than other forms of travel.
FIVE-STAR TULIPS CRUISE
Discover the magnificent floral displays of the Keukenhof Gardens and enjoy a talk onboard ship from television personality Charlie Dimmock on this wonderfully diverse cruise on the enchanting Belgian and Dutch waterways. Uncover the beautiful historic cities of Amsterdam, Ghent and Antwerp as well as the Battlefields of Ypres, the spectacular Keukenhof tulips and the Hoorn-Medemblik steam train. You will also enjoy a talk from army veteran and battlefields expert Colonel Piers Storie-Pugh OBE on this memorable river cruise.
8 days from £1,395 per person, departs 15/4/19 – click here
AN ENTICING CRUISE FROM AUSTRIA TO HUNGARY
Aboard the state of the art Amadeus Queen, which comes with its own swimming pool amongst other cutting-edge facilities, experience the magic of the blue Danube from the elegance of Imperial Vienna, to the twin-cities of Buda and Pest. Step back in time to the eras of the Ottoman Empire and the Kingdom of the Habsburgs, all whilst enjoying the surroundings of your ultra modern and comfortable cruise ship. There are also lots of included opportunities to taste specialties of each region you sail through, completing a cruise that is a real treat for the senses.
9 days from £1,795 per person, various dates – click here
TOUR & CRUISE OPTIONS
One exciting option available to you when choosing these special river cruises is the opportunity to add a brief tour onto the beginning or end of your cruise. Experience more of the countries you visit and enjoy some of the most iconic adventures and excursions available. Accompanied throughout by your tour manager, you will be able to tour Imperial Cities, ride on the iconic Glacier Express and Jungfrau Express or explore the castles of German Bavaria. With hotels and meals included on selected tours, and with the knowledge and friendly professionalism provided by your tour manager, these tours make for a fine addition to any cruise.
FAIRYTALE BAVARIA & FIVE-STAR DANUBE CRUISE
Explore the mountains and castles of Bavaria and cruise down the gentle Danube…
Bavaria’s magnificent castles, mysterious forests and magical mountains are the backdrop to this majestic tour, uncovering many hidden gems in the historic kingdom of Bavaria. Discover fairytale Neuschwanstein Castle and ride the Bavarian Zugspitz Mountain Railway, from your base in the charming village of Fussen.
12 days from £2,195 per person, various dates – click here
JUNGFRAU EXPRESS & FIVE-STAR RHINE CRUISE
Climb to the highest railway station in Europe and uncover the majesty of the Rhine…
Before you set sail on the magical waters of the Rhine, venture to the top of Europe on the Jungfrau Railway to Jungfraujoch, the continent’s highest railway station. Experience the majesty of the Swiss Alps by rail, as the mountains serenade you with spectacular views across the peaks below.
10 days from £2,095 per person, various dates – click here
IMPERIAL CITIES & FIVE-STAR DANUBE CRUISE
Embrace the magic of the blue Danube, and discover the imperial cities of central Europe…
Begin your Imperial adventure early and explore the multi-faceted histories of two European giants, Berlin and Prague. From Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance architecture, to landmarks that have had much significance within our lifetimes, experience centuries in just a few days.
12 days from £2,195 per person – click here
Why not add to the experience by upgrading to First-Class? With more leg room, wider aisles and seats, First-Class travel perfectly complements the stunning scenery you see as you glide through Europe on its excellent railway networks.