top of page

The Magic of a European River Cruise

Imagine a luxury floating boutique hotel with destination-inspired décor, impeccable service, excellent cuisine, a fitness center, spa services, plus curated experiences at every stop.


A European River Cruise is magical in every way. Glide along the serene waters of iconic rivers like the Danube, Rhine, and Seine, and let the enchanting landscapes and historic cities and villages unfold before your eyes. From picturesque vineyards to the fairy-tale castles perched along the rivers, every moment is a postcard-worthy memory. The ships are small and intimate, ensuring you have a relaxed and personalized experience.

A beautiful image of the SS Bon Voyage river cruise
Uniworld - S.S. Bon Voyage

Cultural Immersion

Unlike ocean cruises that spend days at sea, river cruises take you through countries, right to the heart of iconic destinations. As you glide along the rivers and explore charming villages, you will have the opportunity to experience classical concerts, shows and guided tours. Learning about the cultures and traditions of each region is part of this magical experience.


A stunning suite in the river cruise ship SS Antoinette

Luxurious Comfort

Relax in spacious and luxurious cabins with panoramic views, unwind on the sun deck and pool, and enjoy premium amenities and personalized service. You will enjoy destinations along the rivers you will likely not see any other way. And, best of all, you will only unpack once!


The beautiful Uniworld ship, Joie de Vivre

All Inclusive Experience

Indulge on gourmet dining with unlimited spirits and wine onboard. You will be treated to world-class cuisine made from fresh ingredients, locally sourced from the destinations you are visiting. Carefully curated excursions are also included. Onboard wellness classes, entertainment and enrichment are part of the all-inclusive experience.

Uniworld river cruise shore excursion

Customized Onshore Activities

Daily activities will have you stepping into centuries of history, exploring medieval castles, ancient cathedrals, and quaint cobblestone streets. The variety of included excursions range from active cycling and hiking adventures to fast and slow walking tours, and exclusive wine tastings – the choice is yours.


In every sense, a European river cruise is a voyage of discovery and indulgence. It’s about savoring the slow, graceful pace of the river, where every bend reveals a new chapter of Europe’s rich history. It’s about the luxury of time well spent, the joy of new experiences, and the magic of moments that linger in your memory long after the journey has ended.


Ready to set sail on an unforgettable adventure? Contact me today to start planning your luxury river cruise. We will match you with the right sailing and help you design a pre and post cruise package to get the most out of your journey.


At Distinct Vacations we partner with in-country travel suppliers allowing us to offer out-of-the-ordinary, non-Googleable, local experiences with premium service throughout your vacation.


Don’t want to miss any of our Blogs? You can receive them in your Inbox! Sign-up here.


bottom of page