Our Ships

Travel aboard one of our luxury vessels and enjoy comfort, ease, and exceptional access to “can’t miss” coastal destinations. Our small ships typically accommodate 34 to 220 guests (with just a few that are slightly larger), ensuring your voyage is a unique and personal experience. Whether spending the day at sea and enjoying the many amenities our ships offer, or relaxing in your cabin after a day of sightseeing during a shore excursion, you can be sure these distinctive vessels will enhance your trip.  


Amalia Rodrigues - July 15-26 Departure

Amalia Rodrigues - July 15-26 Departure

The Amalia Rodrigues represents a new generation of passenger vessels cruising the rivers and waterways of Europe. It...

American Pride

American Pride

American Pride offers an unparalleled paddlewheel experience on the Columbia and Snake Rivers. Discover the natural beauty and ...

Amadeus Provence

Amadeus Provence

The elegance and romance of native son Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s music were inspiration in the meticulous crafting&n...

Amadeus Silver

Amadeus Silver

This gracious ship with luxury cabins and suites offers the utmost in service, safety and comfort. Step into the elegant recept...

Amadeus Silver II

Amadeus Silver II

The new, state-of-the-art Amadeus Silver II enjoys its debut season in 2015 as the flagship of the innovative Lüftner...

Amadeus Silver III (2019 Departures)

Amadeus Silver III (2019 Departures)

The elegance and romance of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s music were inspiration in the meticulous crafting of the delux...

Amadeus Star

Amadeus Star

The Amadeus Star will make its debut in 2019 and is the latest addition to the Lüftner River Cruise fleet of fine cruise s...

America

America

With features never before seen on a Mississippi riverboat. The ship embodies a casual ambiance and relaxed atmosphere, wh...

American Star

American Star

The 100-guest American Star was built in 2007 by Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Salisbury, MD. All staterooms have i...

Caledonian Sky

Caledonian Sky

The Caledonian Sky, formerly the Hebridean Spirit, is a 114-passenger premier expedition ship newly refurbished in 2012. All ca...

DFDS Ferry

DFDS Ferry

A modern cruise-ship style vessel holding some 2,000 passengers, the DFDS ferry traveling between Copenhagen and Oslo...

Elbe Princesse

Elbe Princesse

The elegant Elbe Princesse exemplifies a new generation of ships sailing on the Elbe River. With a propulsion system fashioned ...

Ganges Voyager

Ganges Voyager

The elegant all-suite Ganges Voyager, launched in 2015, transports guests in style, comfort, and luxury along the Ganges River,...

Gil Eanes

Gil Eanes

The Gil Eanes, completed in 2015, accommodates up to 132 passengers and boasts a range of amenities including a complimentary W...

Independence

Independence

The 100-guest Independence was built by Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Salisbury, Maryland. The over-sized staterooms hav...

L'Austral

L'Austral

The highly acclaimed L'Austral, launched in 2011, represents the newest generation of five-star small ships, featuring...

Le Boréal

Le Boréal

The exclusively chartered Le Boréal launched the newest generation of five-star small ships, featuring a sleek desi...

Le Bougainville

Le Bougainville

Launched in 2019, Le Bougainville is among a new fleet of luxury expedition ships launched by the Ponant cruise line,...

Le Champlain

Le Champlain

Launched in 2018,  Le Champlain is among a new fleet of luxury expedition ships launched by the Ponant cruise li...

Le Dumont d’Urville

Le Dumont d’Urville

Due to launch in 2019, Le Dumont d'Urville is among a new fleet of luxury expedition ships launched by the&n...

Le Lapérouse

Le Lapérouse

Launched in 2018, Le Lapérouse is among a new fleet of luxury expedition ships launched by the Ponant cruise l...

Le Lyrial

Le Lyrial

Launched in 2015, the highly acclaimed Le Lyrial is a new generation of small ship, along with sister ships Le Bor&ea...

Le Soléal

Le Soléal

The highly acclaimed, deluxe Le Soléal (launched in 2013) is a new generation small ship of the highest qualit...

Pearl Mist

Pearl Mist

The 210-guest Pearl Mist, built in Halifax, Nova Scotia is one of the most gracious cruise ships on the Great Lakes, providing ...

Queen Eleganza

Queen Eleganza

Beautifully crafted by Croatian hands, this is one of the finest Croatian flagged vessels of her kind and, with a maximum of ju...

Queen of the Mississippi

Queen of the Mississippi

The Queen of the Mississippi (formally the American Eagle) made its debut on the Mississippi River in summer 2015. The 150...

Santa Cruz II

Santa Cruz II

The intimacy and personal service of a small cruise ship experience are the hallmarks of travel aboard the newly refitted, firs...

Sea Cloud

Sea Cloud

Step aboard Sea Cloud and be transported to the intoxicating golden age of sailing aboard a vessel as elegant and liv...

Sea Cloud II

Sea Cloud II

Sailing aboard Sea Cloud II is seafaring at its finest. Modeled after the original Sea Cloud built for heiress M...

Star Legend

Star Legend

The all-suite Star Legend, relaunched in 2015 following multimillion-dollar refurbishments, offers intimate cruising at it...

Star Pride

Star Pride

Intimate cruising at its finest, this Five-Star ship can dock in ports inaccessible to larger vessels and celebrates traditiona...

Stella Australis

Stella Australis

Cabins have private bath with hairdryer, in-room safes, and panoramic windows. Shipboard facilities and amenities include open ...

Victory 1

Victory 1

With an attentive crew of 90 serving no more than 210 guests, you’ll feel at home on the Victory 1 from the moment you st...

Volga Dream

Volga Dream

Exclusively chartered, the deluxe Volga Dream sets the standard for ships cruising the waterways of Russia. Its meticulous desi...

Wind Spirit

Wind Spirit

Rated the #1 cruise ship in Tahiti by Conde Nast Traveler, the intimate, four-masted Wind Spirit offers an unfor...

Yangtze River Ship

Yangtze River Ship

With the largest fleet to ply the Yangtze, Victoria Cruises is the leader in Yangtze River cruising. The premier ships used for...

Zafiro

Zafiro

Sailing the Peruvian Amazon since October 2015, the Zafiro is a new, state-of-the-art luxury Amazon River vessel with...

Zambezi Queen

Zambezi Queen

Stateroom Features The Zambezi Queen offers 13 tastefully furnished staterooms featuring magnificent views from floo...