The following river cruise lines offer luxury river cruises:
Why choose a luxury river cruise?
Luxury river cruises offer the perfect way to explore the waterways of the world in comfort and style. Experience life on-board some of the best river cruise ships, each boasting opulent decor and stylish accommodations. Sail into the heart of destinations ocean cruise ships simply cannot reach, experiencing scenic views from a rooftop terrace or sampling five-star dining in your ship's signature restaurant.
Top luxury river cruise destinations
- Siem Reap - this Cambodian city is the gateway to Angkor Wat
- Budapest - experience iconic thermal baths and stunning architecture
- Vienna - home to the Spanish Riding School, Vienna is made for romance
- The Three Gorges - marvel at the point where the Qutang, Wuxia and Xiling gorges meet
- Porto - sample authentic port wine in its home city
- Bordeaux - home to picturesque vineyards and some of the world's finest wines
See Luxury European River Cruises
What can you expect on a luxury river cruise?
River cruise lines such as Uniworld, Scenic, Tauck and Crystal Cruises have raised the bar, their river cruise ships offering everything you would expect from a floating five-star hotel. Indulge in five-star accommodation, contemporary facilities and world-class food, alongisde immersive shore excursions and in-depth port tours that may include private concerts in stunning castles. You can also enjoy butler service with Scenic Tours, guidance from your Tour Director on a Tauck cruise, or hand-delivered hors-d'oeuvres with Crystal Cruises.
No matter which of these river cruise lines you book with, luxury comes as standard, so why not find your perfect itinerary below and call our Cruise Concierge team to book your unforgettable voyage?