Award-Winning River Cruises

explore the great rivers of europe



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Featured river cruises


Dutch windmill on river island
5 days starting from  £979pp 
2021 on sale now
Melk Abbey
8 days from £1,249 
2021 on sale now
Cathedral in Belgrade, Serbia
15 days from £2,299 
2021 on sale now
8 days from £1,299 
2021 on sale now
Pont d'Avignon and Pope's Palace on the River Rhône
8 days starting from  £1,489pp 
2021 on sale now
Cologne cathedral and bridge over the river
8 days starting from  £1,489pp 
2021 on sale now

A truly unforgettable experience

For centuries, Europe’s majestic rivers have carried travellers for many reasons – to explore, trade and sometimes conquer. Steeped in history and culture, these aqueous arteries connect the continent’s great and most renowned destinations, bridging the past with the present, flowing through some of the world’s most stunning scenery. From picturesque countryside to historic landmarks, enjoy a different perspective on a variety of destinations in style and luxury.

Exceptional value guaranteed

Our luxury river cruises offer incredible value for money and include everything you need for an unforgettable experience.

Personalise your holiday

There is plenty of time to explore on a Riviera Travel river cruise. Make your voyage more memorable with a visit to a world-renowned gallery, a tour of a famed riding school, or a wine tasting at a celebrated vineyard.
Take a look at all the ways to personalise your holiday here.

Fascinating excursions included

Our enthusiastic experts will bring to life Europe’s most charming destinations, so you come away with a greater appreciation of culture, history and more. We personally select every aspect of your river cruise and ensure our itineraries are thoughtfully balanced, so there’s time to explore at a relaxing pace.


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