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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
Experts in River and Small Ship Cruising Holidays since 2002
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Riviera Travel

Riviera Travel use their years of touring expertise to provide excellent value for money on well-designed modern ships, exclusively for British passengers. Their river cruises include Eurostar travel or return flights from a choice of regional airports, quality dining options and fewer excursions meaning more time in destinations.

Riviera Travel also offer a choice of 7-night yacht cruises in Croatia from Split and Dubrovnik, accompanied by an experienced Tour Manager. Visit small, picturesque ports on the Dalmatian coast on yacht cruisers carrying just 38 passengers.

  • Lord Byron
  • Lord Byron bar
  • Restaurant on Lord Byron
  • cabin on Lord Byron
  • William Shakespeare
  • Swiss Sapphire
  • Mini suite on Serenade 2

About Riviera Travel River Cruises

What's Included?

All Riviera Travel cruises include a full board cruise plus return travel either by Eurostar or a choice regional airports, overseas transfers and some excursions as per the itineraries.

Dining

From sumptuous breakfasts to buffet lunches and fine four-course dinners, you will sample culinary delights on a Riviera Travel cruise. Early risers can enjoy tea or coffee and fresh pastries on the Sun Deck before a full buffet breakfast is served in the restaurant. Breakfast is a feast of hot and cold options with an omelette station preparing dishes to order. Lunch is also served as a buffet and Afternoon Tea is served with the Chef's special patisserie. Complimentary tea and coffee is available throughout the day. After a busy exploring new destinations, relax in the main restaurant with a four-course dinner of starter, soup, main and dessert including international dishes and regional delicacies. Every cruise also has a Welcome Dinner and Gala Dinner. The restaurant has an open-seating plan with smaller tables.

On newer ships, the Stern Bar transforms to the 'Chef's Restaurant' seating just 24 guests and the Chef presents special signature dishes with a fixed menu.

Cruise Collection

Rhine Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Lord Byron
      Choice of Ships
      • Discover contrasting towns and cities, from quaint Boppard to majestic Heidelberg and medieval Strasbourg on this relaxing voyage along the Rhine from the historic city of Cologne. Includes guided excursions and return Eurostar from London St Pancras

      • River Cruise
    • Riviera Travel Ship - Lord Byron
      Choice of Ships
      • Visit the highlights along the scenic Rhine and Moselle rivers visiting historic villages and famous wine towns in the heart of Germany. Prices include excursions and Eurostar from London St Pancras or return flights

      • River Cruise
    • Riviera Travel Ship - Lord Byron and Jane Austen
      Choice of Ships
      • Join your floating hotel in Cologne cruising through the Rhine Valley to charming riverside towns and the scenic Black Forest, home to some of the most picturesque Alpine scenery. Prices include excursions and Eurostar from London St Pancras or return flights

      • River Cruise

Danube Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Lord Byron and Jane Austen
      Choice of Ships
      • Journey from the historic city of Budapest through Hungary, Slovakia and Austria. Includes shore excursions and return flights from the UK

      • River Cruise
    • No single supplement on 16, 23 Apr!

Rhine, Main and Danube Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Swiss Tiara
      Swiss Tiara
      • Explore the charming medieval towns of Wertheim and Miltenberg and UNESCO World Heritage site of Regensburg on this brand new itinerary along the Main and Danube rivers through the heart of Germany, with included excursions and return flights from the UK

      • River Cruise
    • Riviera Travel Ship - Lord Byron and Jane Austen
      Choice of Ships
      • Tour through the heart of Europe along the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers from Cologne to Budapest visiting well-preserved historic towns in Germany and the impressive city of Vienna in Austria. Include excursions and Eurostar from London St Pancras or return flights

      • River Cruise

Douro Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Douro Spirit
      Choice of Ships
      • A 7-night river cruise through the picturesque Douro Valley exploring Portugal's famous port wine region on a luxurious ship, with return flights from the UK

      • River Cruise

Rhone Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Swiss Corona
      Choice of Ships
      • Discover the famous wine-producing region of Burgundy and the historic highlights of Arles and Avignon in Provence. Includes shore excursions and return flights from the UK

      • River Cruise
    • No single supplement on 6, 13, 20 Apr departures!

River Seine Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Swiss Ruby
      Swiss Ruby
      • Learn about the history of the D-Day landings and visit the picturesque towns made famous by impressioniste artists as you journey from Paris to the Normandy Coast. Includes shore excursions and Eurostar or return flights from the UK

      • River Cruise
      • 2017 - Jun, Jul, Sep
        Included with this holiday ...

Holland at Tulip Time Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Lord Byron
      Choice of Ships
      • Visit the battlefields of World War II and commemorative memorials in Arnhem, Oosterbeek and Ypres, and see the colourful tulips in full bloom at the Keukenhof Gardens. Includes shore excursions and return flights from the UK

      • River Cruise
      • 2017 - Apr, May
        Included with this holiday ...

Yangtze Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Century Sun
      Century Sun
      • Discover China's iconic sights, from the magnificent Forbidden City in Beijing to the famous Terracotta Warriors in Xi'an and and the endangered Giant Pandas at Chengdu Zoo, and enjoy a 2-night cruise along the mighty Yangtze on the luxurious Century Sun, on this superb cruise and land tour, with return flights from the UK

      • Cruise and Land Tour

Amazon Expedition Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Amazon Discovery
      Amazon Discovery
      • Discover extraordinary Inca civilisations, spectacular scenery and the colourful culture of Peru on this unique 15-night cruise and land tour, combining a 3-night Amazon river cruise with hotel stays in Arequipa, Lake Titicaca and the Sacred Valley. Includes return flights from the UK

      • Cruise and Land Tour

Croatia Coast Cruises

    • Riviera Travel Ship - Corona
      Corona
      • Explore atmospheric medieval towns and stunning islands on this relaxing cruise along the Dalmatian coast on board stylish small ship Corona, with return flights from the UK

      • Small Ship
    • Riviera Travel Ship - Admiral
      Admiral
      • Discover secluded bays and fascinating cities on this superb voyage along the dramatic Dalmatian coast from Split to Dubrovnik and back, with return flights from the UK

      • Small Ship
    • Riviera Travel Ship - Aquamarin
      Aquamarin
      • Cruise along the magnificent Dalmatian coast from Split to Zadar and back to explore beautifully preserved and atmospheric medieval cities, on board luxury small ship Aquamarin, with return flights from the UK

      • Small Ship
      • 2017 - Jul, Aug, Sep
        Included with this holiday ...