Luxury River Cruises

All the river cruise lines in our collection offer incredible service and onboard amenities, but our luxury 5 star river cruises take the experience of meandering along the rivers of Europe and Asia one step further. With luxurious and spacious cabins, gourmet meals and dining options, included shore excursions, onboard drinks, gratuities and in many cases the services of your own personal butler!

Top Selling Luxury River Cruises

15 Days Amsterdam to Budapest
Operated By: APT
From
$6,751
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$364
15 Days Amsterdam to Budapest
Operated By: Scenic
From
$5,159
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$1,836
15 Days Amsterdam to Budapest
Operated By: Viking
From
$5,815
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$1,180
16 Days Amsterdam to Budapest
Operated By: Uniworld
From
$13,403
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$417
18 Days Amsterdam to Prague
Operated By: Scenic
From
$8,697
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$321
15 Days Budapest to Amsterdam
Operated By: APT
From
$6,751
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$364
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Must do experiences and highlights on a Luxury River Cruise

Van Gogh to Yourself
Van Gogh to Yourself
Imagine viewing one of the world’s extraordinary collections without the crowds when you take a private tour of the Van Gogh Museum with an art historian.
Palatial Performances
Palatial Performances
Enjoy an exclusive cocktail reception and private concert, featuring a full orchestra performing Mozart and Strauss masterpieces, with an operatic recital in an unforgettable signature experience.
Passau’s Baroque Cathedral
Passau’s Baroque Cathedral
Be impressed by the baroque St. Stephen’s Cathedral with its ornate interior and 17,000-pipe organ (Europe’s largest) when you are treated to a special concert.
A Toast to Angkor Wat
A Toast to Angkor Wat
Rise early to enjoy a special sunrise experience at Angkor Wat. Raise your bubbling glass in celebration of this spectacular World Heritage-listed monument as the sun casts its first golden rays of the new day.
Luxury River Cruise Life
Luxury River Cruise Life
Aboard your luxury cruise ship you will enjoy all-inclusive service, regionally inspired dining, exclusive sightseeing experiences, access to onboard spa facilities and be supported by the attentive service of tour directors, staff and your butler.

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Recent Reviews

What our clients are saying about their Luxury River Cruise


“Terrific river cruise :)”
Cate - NSW, Australia Sep 2019
We totally enjoyed our River Cruise. Booking through Global Journeys was sooo easy. Communication was great and nothing was to much trouble. We found communication with Global Journeys much easier than communicating directly with river cruise company. The cruise was great - we were a bit concerned that the age demographics would be older than us but that was not the case. There was a great mix of ages on the ship and we have formed some strong friendships. There was a late change of ship which ...read more

“Enjoyable Vietnam and Cambodia Tour”
Alok & Dhruv - New Zealand Sep 2019
Great handling by Jodie and very enjoyable trip. APT tour Director Dom stands out as outstanding and professional. All went well and me and my son made some wonderful memories for life!

“Sensational river cruise”
Kaye & Russell - VIC, Australia Sep 2019
Fantastic crew with outstanding service. Great food and already looking at a follow up cruise. Very informative tours. Extensive variety of drinks and the embarkation was very relaxed. Definitely recommended.

“Scenic Tour Portugal, Spain & Bordeaux river cruise in France”
Wendy - SA, Australia Sep 2019
Our booking through Global Journeys was all via email and went very smoothly, without any hitches. We would not hesitate to book with them once again and in fact already have!! The Scenic 21 Day Western Discovery Tour was very well organised and all went well. The Bordeaux River cruise varied a little from the original program, but this part of the tour depends on tides and water levels. We saw everything that was listed in the programme and more, but just not in the same order as listed. Scenic ...read more