River Cruising

Voyage Through Europe <p>Explore historic cities, charming river towns, and the scenic landscapes of the Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers on this delightful Fall cruise. Enjoy plenty of opportunities to customize your journey with a choice of cultural and active excursions in most ports while you take delight in the first-class amenities aboard <em>Amadeus Silver II</em>.</p>

Voyage Through Europe

16 days | Oct 13 - 28, 2018

Waterways of Holland and Belgium <p>Enjoy a river cruise along the canals and waterways of Holland and Belgium as you take in their magnificent art collections, spellbinding gardens (including more than 7 million tulips at Keukenhof Gardens), and enchanting medieval villages.</p>

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

9 days | Apr 11 - 19, 2018 | Apr 25 - May 3, 2018

Cruising the Rhine: A Family Journey <p>Cruising the Rhine River with your family, watch the hillsides for fairytale castles, learn about the Middle Ages, and explore the sites of Strasbourg, Heidelberg, and Amsterdam.</p>

Cruising the Rhine: A Family Journey

9 days | Jul 11 - 19, 2018

Cruising the Mekong River <p>Cruise the trade routes of the Mekong River in Vietnam then explore Cambodia's Angkor Wat during a three-night stay in Siem Reap.</p>

Cruising the Mekong River

16 days | Feb 6 - 21, 2018 | Mar 13 - 28, 2018

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Unpack once and wake up to a brand-new world every day on a voyage aboard a fleet of ideal river ships. Some of our cruises exclusively host Smithsonian Journeys guests, while others are shared with leading cultural institutions. Our 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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River Cruising

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Amazon River Cruise

10 days | Starting at: $5,295
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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A Danube River Cruise

15-16 days | Starting at: $5,090
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Imperial China and the Yangtze

14 days | Starting at: $5,284
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Classic China

19 days | Starting at: $7,187
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,825
Oct 13 - 21, 2017
Oct 12 - 20, 2018

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In the Wake of Lewis and Clark

7 days | Starting at: $4,890
Oct 14 - 20, 2017
Oct 11 - 17, 2018

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Voyage on the Mississippi

9 days | Starting at: $5,070
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Holiday Markets

12 days | Starting at: $3,090
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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Southern African Adventure

17 days | Starting at: $9,995
Jan 30 - Feb 15, 2018
Feb 13 - Mar 1, 2018

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Cruising the Mekong River

16 days | Starting at: $5,795
Feb 6 - 21, 2018
Mar 13 - 28, 2018

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Waterways of Holland and Belgium

9 days | Starting at: $2,890
Apr 11 - 19, 2018
Apr 25 - May 3, 2018

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A Cruise from Lisbon to London

10 days | Starting at: $5,195
Apr 30 - May 9, 2018
Sep 4 - 13, 2018

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A River Cruise of Provence

9 days | Starting at: $3,795
May 9 - 17, 2018

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Great Lakes Grand Voyage

10 days | Starting at: $6,299
Multiple departures in 2018

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Elbe River Cruise

12 days | Starting at: $4,990
Jun 5 - 16, 2018

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Great European Journey

11 days
Jun 12 - 22, 2018

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Cruising the Rhine: A Family Journey

9 days | Adult starting at: $3,390
Child starting at: $2,390
Jul 11 - 19, 2018

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Portrait of Portugal: Cruising the Douro

12 days | Starting at: $4,090
Oct 11 - 22, 2018

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Voyage Through Europe

16 days | Starting at: $4,990
Oct 13 - 28, 2018