Blue Water Holidays
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
Experts in River and Small Ship Cruising Holidays since 2002
01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Christmas and New Year River Cruises

Christmas Markets

Explore the atmospheric Christmas Markets on the Rhine and Danube in Germany and Austria. Visit world-famous markets in Nuremberg, Cologne, Rüdesheim, Passau, Vienna, and Budapest and stock up on all your Christmas presents!


Celebrate Christmas in style on the Seine, Danube or Rhine on a full board river journey. Our superb choice of festive voyages explore Paris, Venice, Amsterdam, Cologne, Strasbourg, Vienna or Budapest.

New Year

Raise a glass and toast the New Year in romantic Paris, stunning Venice, or on the unforgettable Danube, Rhine or Seine.


Celebrate the festive season in style, or escape it altogether with our extensive choice of seasonal getaways.

From luxury small ships in remote exotic destinations to the atmospheric Far East - we have the dream Christmas or New Year voyage to suit you.

Try winter sun in the Caribbean from Barbados or St Maarten on a superb tall masted sailing ship with watersports and complete relaxation, or escape from it all on a megayacht in the beautiful Seychelles.

Voyage in search of the Northern Lights this Christmas on the Norwegian coast, or for a truly unforgettable Christmas, why not explore the white continent on a superb Antarctic expedition ship?

Nuremberg At Christmas Rhine Christmas Markets Cruises Maldives Festive Polar Cruises