By Ship

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain  <p>Cruise along famous Mediterranean rivieras from Rome to Barcelona and explore hidden gems and cosmopolitan haunts of the rich and famous. During your voyage, you'll be immersed in the area's dynamic history, inimitable art and culture, and stunning scenery.</p>

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

9 days | Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

A Cruise of the Atlantic Coast <p>A stunning cruise aboard M.S. <em>Saint Laurent</em> along the Atlantic Seaboard from Portland to Nassau.</p>

A Cruise of the Atlantic Coast

13 days | Oct 30 - Nov 11, 2015

Cruising the Mekong River <p>Explore the trade routes of the Mekong River as you float through Cambodia and Vietnam.</p>

Cruising the Mekong River

14 days | Oct 18 - 31, 2015


Unpack once and wake up to a brand new world every day on a Smithsonian Journeys voyage aboard a fleet of ideal ships that accommodate 30 to 150 guests (with only a few that are larger). Some of our cruises host exclusively Smithsonian Journeys guests, while others are shared with other leading cultural institutions. Our ocean and river cruises feature exceptional itineraries to popular destinations worldwide as well as unique routes. And with our onboard experts and fascinating shore excursions, you’re sure to have a memorable voyage.


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By Ship

Great European Journey

Great European Journey

11 days | Starting at: $5,195
Multiple departures in 2016

Journey to the Lands of Gods & Heroes

Journey to the Lands of Gods & Heroes

12 days | Adult starting at: $7,395
Child starting at: $6,595
Jul 6 - 17, 2015
Jul 16 - 27, 2015

Amazon River Cruise

Amazon River Cruise

9-10 days | Starting at: $4,695
Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

The Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway

The Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway

11 days | Starting at: $5,199
Jul 13 - 23, 2015

Waterways of Russia

Waterways of Russia

11 days | Starting at: $6,355
Jul 18 - 28, 2015

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

8 days | Starting at: $9,695
Jul 18 - 25, 2015
Jul 9 - 16, 2016

Mediterranean Idyll: Rome to Nice

Mediterranean Idyll: Rome to Nice

9 days | Starting at: $6,190
Jul 26 - Aug 3, 2015

Art Along the Coast of Maine

Art Along the Coast of Maine

9 days | Starting at: $4,495
Jul 31 - Aug 8, 2015

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 days | Starting at: $6,290
Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

9 days | Starting at: $5,795
Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

Historic Cities of Northern Europe

Historic Cities of Northern Europe

12 days | Starting at: $8,390
Sep 6 - 17, 2015

A River Cruise through Provence

A River Cruise through Provence

9 days | Starting at: $4,695
Sep 7 - 15, 2015

Pearls of Antiquity

Pearls of Antiquity

16 days | Starting at: $5,645
* Price includes airfare
Sep 13 - 28, 2015

A Transpacific Cruise: From Japan to Alaska

A Transpacific Cruise: From Japan to Alaska

16-17 days | Starting at: $5,995
Sep 16 - Oct 2, 2015
May 5 - 20, 2016

Portugal's Douro River

Portugal's Douro River

11 days | Starting at: $4,995
Sep 26 - Oct 6, 2015

A Cruise to Ancient Greece and Turkey

A Cruise to Ancient Greece and Turkey

9 days | Starting at: $10,995
Sep 28 - Oct 6, 2015
Sep 26 - Oct 4, 2016

Symphony on the Blue Danube: A Classical Music Cruise

Symphony on the Blue Danube: A Classical Music Cruise

15 days | Starting at: $6,395
Sep 30 - Oct 14, 2015

Mediterranean Music Cruise

Mediterranean Music Cruise

13 days | Starting at: $8,990
Oct 3 - 15, 2015

Cruise of the Aegean: Ancient Cities of Greece and Turkey

Cruise of the Aegean: Ancient Cities of Greece and Turkey

9 days | Starting at: $2,850
Oct 13 - 21, 2015

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

7 days | Starting at: $4,090
Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

Art Along the Hudson

Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,295
Oct 16 - 24, 2015

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

9 days | Starting at: $5,595
Oct 16 - 24, 2015
Apr 22 - 30, 2016

Cruising the Mekong River

Cruising the Mekong River

14 days | Starting at: $7,995
Oct 18 - 31, 2015

A Cruise of the Atlantic Coast

A Cruise of the Atlantic Coast

13 days | Starting at: $5,999
Oct 30 - Nov 11, 2015

Cruising the Seychelles

Cruising the Seychelles

14 days | Starting at: $6,995
Nov 9 - 22, 2015

Voyage on the Mississippi

Voyage on the Mississippi

9 days | Starting at: $4,940
Nov 13 - 21, 2015

Traditional Holiday Markets from Germany to France

Traditional Holiday Markets from Germany to France

12 days | Starting at: $2,995
Dec 6 - 17, 2015
Nov 29 - Dec 10, 2016

A Caribbean Islands Cruise

A Caribbean Islands Cruise

8 days | Starting at: $6,995
Jan 14 - 21, 2016

Expedition to Antarctica

Expedition to Antarctica

14 days | Starting at: $1,995
Jan 26 - Feb 8, 2016
Jan 21 - Feb 3, 2017

Voyage to French Polynesia: Featuring Tahiti and Bora Bora

Voyage to French Polynesia: Featuring Tahiti and Bora Bora

11 days | Starting at: $5,995
Feb 4 - 14, 2016

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands Voyage

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands Voyage

10 days | Starting at: $4,795
Feb 14 - 23, 2016

Southern African Adventure: Featuring a Chobe River Safari and Cape Town

Southern African Adventure: Featuring a Chobe River Safari and Cape Town

15 days | Starting at: $8,995
Feb 18 - Mar 3, 2016

Passage to India: A Cruise from Singapore to Mumbai

Passage to India: A Cruise from Singapore to Mumbai

24 days | Starting at: $6,950
Feb 19 - Mar 13, 2016

Panama Canal Passage and Costa Rica Cruise

Panama Canal Passage and Costa Rica Cruise

9 days | Starting at: $4,995
Mar 3 - 11, 2016

Greek Isles & Aegean Wonders: A Round-Trip Cruise from Athens

Greek Isles & Aegean Wonders: A Round-Trip Cruise from Athens

16 days | Starting at: $4,395
Apr 15 - 30, 2016

A Cruise from Lisbon to Bordeaux

A Cruise from Lisbon to Bordeaux

9 days | Starting at: $3,995
Apr 16 - 24, 2016

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

9 days | Starting at: $2,995
Apr 20 - 28, 2016

A Cruise From Bordeaux to Britain

A Cruise From Bordeaux to Britain

9 days | Starting at: $4,195
Apr 23 - May 1, 2016

A Cruise of Japan and South Korea

A Cruise of Japan and South Korea

12 days | Starting at: $5,995
May 4 - 15, 2016

Splendors of Italy: A Cruise from Venice to Nice

Splendors of Italy: A Cruise from Venice to Nice

17 days | Starting at: $5,795
May 17 - Jun 2, 2016

Celtic Lands

Celtic Lands

10 days | Starting at: $6,195
May 23 - Jun 1, 2016

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

9 days | Starting at: $4,495
May 24 - Jun 1, 2016

The Elbe River

The Elbe River

9 days
May 26 - Jun 3, 2016
Sep 29 - Oct 7, 2016

Greece's Peloponnese Coast

Greece's Peloponnese Coast

10 days | Starting at: $6,995
May 26 - Jun 4, 2016

Waterways of France

Waterways of France

12 days
May 29 - Jun 9, 2016

Treasures of Coastal France and Spain: A Cruise from Nice to Seville

Treasures of Coastal France and Spain: A Cruise from Nice to Seville

15 days | Starting at: $4,995
Jun 1 - 15, 2016

A Danube River Cruise

A Danube River Cruise

16 days | Starting at: $4,695
Sep 6 - 21, 2016

Voyage to the Greek Isles

Voyage to the Greek Isles

10 days | Starting at: $6,995
Sep 22 - Oct 1, 2016