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Scenic

Join Scenic on an ultra all-inclusive luxury river cruise through Europe, with exceptional dining choices and magnificent cuisine, unlimited complimentary drinks and personal butler service. An extensive choice of extraordinary excursions and once-in-a-lifetime Scenic Enrich experience make the most of wonderful destinations.

  • Scenic Sapphire
  • Scenic Diamond Panorama Suite
  • Balcony cabin
  • Finest cuisine on board
  • Table la River Restaurant

About Scenic Cruises

The Scenic Experience

Enjoy all the luxuries onboard on the state-of-the-art fleet, unlimited complimentary drinks, a range dining options all serving delicious culinary dishes. Make the most of the destinations with a flexible excursion programme so you can tailor your experiences. All cabins also have a personal butler service to attend to your needs. There are no hidden extras on a Scenic river cruise.

Spacious, Luxury Ships

Scenic ships have been designed with a modern, contemporary touch featuring luxurious finishes, fine woods and soft, high quality fabrics. From the moment you step onboard, your needs will be met with a crew-to-guest ratio of 1:3 giving a more personal and attentive service. Enjoy 360 degree views of the passing riverside scenery from the spacious Sun Deck or perhaps enjoy a complimentary drink in the Panorama Lounge. There is also a relaxing wellness centre with a hair salon (supplement applies) and an onboard gym. Complimentary Wi-Fi access is available on all European ships.

Most cabins onboard Scenic ships are larger than on many other European river cruises and each offers elegant furnishings, a flat-screen TV, in-cabin safe, complimentary mini-bar and Wi-Fi internet. Balcony suites have an exclusive Scenic 'Sun Lounge' system transforming your balcony into an all-weather conservatory at the touch of a button. The suites have enchanced benefits from extra butler privileges to an exclusive invitation to Table La Rive for an exquisite tasting menu with wine pairing or onboard credit to use in the wellness centre (different benefits apply depending on suite). All cabins have a personal five-star butler service, trained at the International Butler Academy, and offer a laundry concierge service. The butler service for guests on the Jewel and Sapphire decks also includes a valet and shoeshine. Guests on the Diamond Deck and in Junior Suites can enjoy breakfast served in the room, whilst those in a Royal or Royal Panorama Suite are also treated to the ultimate butler service from delivering a morning newspaper to bringing pre-dinner canap's.

Dining

highlight of a Scenic river cruise is the delicious, freshly made cuisine, inspired from the areas you travel through. Crystal Dining is the main restaurant for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It has an open seating plan with tables of two to eight. Enjoy a buffet breakfast with requests cooked to order, a generous lunch and an a la carte menu for dinner. Portobellos and L'Amour are speciality restaurants offering traditional cuisine with paired wines and seat just 30 guests. Every guest can experience the five-course dining experience at least once. There is also the option to have a light snack in the River Cafe, or dine al-fresco on the Riverview Terrace. Table La Rive has a six-course menu with sommelier paired wines and is reserved exclusively for Diamond Deck or Junior Suite guests. Throughout your time on board you can enjoy unlimited complimentary drinks including spirits, cocktails and branded beers. The in-cabin mini-bar is restocked daily.

Excursions

From classical concerts in opulent palaces to dinner at a historical castle or an invitation to the home of a local family, Scenic Enrich highlights create the most memorable experiences, all at no extra cost. Scenic offer a choice of included excursions in most destinations so you can personalise your experience. The more adventurous guests can make use of a Scenic Tailormade device which has a GPS system with an interactive map and commentary so you can explore on your own and spend as much time as you wish at all the highlights. The onboard e-bikes also fit the Tailormade device.

Travel

All Scenic river cruises include flights from up to 15 UK airports: Aberdeen, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Durham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Humberside, Leeds Bradford, London City, Gatwick, Heathrow, Manchester, Newcastle and Norwich. Some itineraries also offer the flexibility to travel by Eurostar.

Cruise Collection

Rhine Cruises

  • Rhine Highlights

    7 Nights - Amsterdam to Basel

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Sapphire, Emerald and Diamond Choice of Ships

    Discover the natural and historical treasures of Germany on this all-inclusive luxury cruise from Amsterdam to Basel in Switzerland. Includes shore excursions, return flights or Eurostar from the UK, butler service and all gratuities 2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1200 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Rhine Highlights Fly Cruise Package
    From £2045pp
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  • Romantic Rhine and Moselle

    14 Nights - Amsterdam to Basel

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Ruby and Pearl Choice of Ships

    A unique 14-night all-inclusive cruise along the scenic River Rhine from Amsterdam to Basel past fairytale castles rising high above terraced vineyards. Includes shore excursions, return flights or Eurostar from the UK, butler service and all gratuities 2018 - Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £800 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Romantic Rhine and Moselle River Cruise from Amsterdam to Basel Fly Cruise Package
    From £3545pp
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  • Danube Cruises

  • Danube Christmas Markets

    7 Nights - Nuremberg to Budapest

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Amber Scenic Amber

    Discover magical Christmas markets on this festive cruise along the River Danube through Germany, Austria and Hungary. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and all gratuities 2018 - Dec
    Save £1600 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra!

    Danube Christmas Markets Fly Cruise Package
    From £1595pp
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  • Gems of the Danube

    7 Nights - Nuremberg to Budapest

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Jasper Choice of Ships

    Explore well-preserved villages, impressive capital cities and see magnificent architecture on this all-inclusive cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and all gratuities 2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1600 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Gems of the Danube River Cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest Fly Cruise Package
    From £1895pp
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  • The Majestic East

    7 Nights - Vienna to Belgrade

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Opal Scenic Opal

    Explore majestic Eastern Europe in style, on this all-inclusive luxury cruise along the River Danube from Vienna to Belgrade calling at breathtaking Bratislava and Budapest 2018 - Apr

    The Majestic East Fly Cruise Package
    From £2465pp
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  • Rhine, Main and Danube Cruises

  • Jewels of Europe

    14 Nights - Amsterdam to Budapest

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Ruby and Pearl Choice of Ships

    Discover the cultural and historical highlights of Europe along the legendary Rhine and Danube rivers on this 14-night all-inclusive luxury river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest, with return flights from the UK, butler service, all gratuities and a choice of superb included shore excursions 2017 - Oct, Nov
    2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov
    Save up to £1000pp on 2017 departures!

    Jewels of Europe River Cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest Fly Cruise Package
    From £2495pp
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  • Danube to Black Sea Cruises

  • Eastern Enlightenment

    8 Nights - Belgrade to Bucharest

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Opal Scenic Opal

    Explore the hidden treasures and natural splendours of Eastern Europe on this unique all-inclusive luxury cruise along the spectacular River Danube to the Black Sea, with an overnight hotel stay in Bucharest 2018 - Apr

    Eastern Enlightenment Fly Cruise Package
    From £2465pp
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  • Black Sea Explorer

    8 Nights - Budapest to Bucharest

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Jewel and Jade Scenic Jewel and Jade

    All-inclusive voyage from Budapest through Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria towards the legendary Black Sea ending with a hotel stay in Bucharest. Includes return travel package, shore excursions, butler service, complimentary drinks and gratuities on board 2018 - Apr, May, Jun
    Save up to £800 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Black Sea Explorer Cruise and Stay Fly Cruise Package
    From £2795pp
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  • Bordeaux and Wine Country Cruises

  • Bordeaux Affair

    7 Nights - Bordeaux and back

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Diamond Scenic Diamond

    From impressive chateaux to opulent architecture and verdant vineyards, this 7-night all-inclusive river cruise is the perfect way to explore the famous wine growing region of Bordeaux. Includes travel package from the UK, unique shore excursions and complimentary drinks 2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1200 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra!

    Bordeaux Affair Fly Cruise Package
    From £2145pp
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  • Bordeaux Wine Region

    10 Nights - Bordeaux and back

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Diamond Scenic Diamond

    Sample the best wines of the Medoc and Bordeaux, taste the local gastronomic delights and visit historic chateaux on this all-inclusive river cruise. Includes shore excursions, travel package from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and gratuities 2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1400 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Bordeaux Wine Region Fly Cruise Package
    From £2845pp
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  • Douro Cruises

  • Unforgettable Douro

    10 Nights - Porto and back

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Azure Scenic Azure

    Discover sleepy Portuguese villages and the Douro Valley's famous wine growing regions on this superb voyage from Porto along the sun-drenched River Douro on brand new ship Scenic Azure. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK, butler service and all gratuities 2017 - Oct, Nov
    2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1200 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Unforgettable Douro Fly Cruise Package
    From £3445pp
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  • Unforgettable Douro with Lisbon

    13 Nights - Lisbon to Porto

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Azure Scenic Azure

    Enjoy a hotel stay in Lisbon and a luxurious voyage along the River Douro showcasing the region's celebrated flavours on custom-built Scenic Azure. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and all gratuities 2017 - Nov
    2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1200 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Unforgettable Douro with Lisbon Fly Cruise Package
    From £4095pp
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  • Rhone Cruises

  • Enchanting Rhone

    7 Nights - Chalon sur Saone to Tarascon

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Sapphire Scenic Sapphire

    Sample the gastronomic delights, fine wines and see the magnificent architecture of the Beaujolais region on this luxury, all inclusive cruise. Includes shore excursions, return flights or Eurostar from the UK, butler service and complimentary drinks 2018 - May, Sep
    Save up to £400 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Enchanting Rhone River Cruise Fly Cruise Package
    From £2945pp
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  • Splendours of Southern France

    12 Nights - Chalon sur Saone to Tarascon

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Sapphire Scenic Sapphire

    Sample the fine wines and gastronomic delights of the Burgundy region and visit ancient towns and villages which influenced famous artists on this all-inclusive voyage through the south of France. Includes travel package from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and gratuities 2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1200 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Splendours of Southern France Fly Cruise Package
    From £3695pp
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  • Seine Cruises

  • Gems of the Seine

    10 Nights - Paris and back

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Gem Scenic Gem

    Explore the historic city of Rouen, charming port of Honfleur and Claude Monet's house and gardens in Giverny, and enjoy a two-night stay in Paris on this superb holiday along the Seine. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK, complimentary drinks and all gratuities 2018 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
    Save up to £1600 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra on 2018 departures!

    Gems of the Seine Fly Cruise Package
    From £2645pp
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  • Holland at Tulip Time Cruises

  • Dutch Sights and Belgian Delights

    7 Nights - Amsterdam and back

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Jasper Scenic Jasper

    See the iconic windmills of Kinderdijk, colourful Keukenhof Gardens and well-preserved Belgian medieval cities on this cruise through Holland and Belgium. Includes shore excursions, return flights or Eurostar from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and all gratuities 2018 - Apr
    Save up to £800 per couple PLUS choose a complimentary extra!

    Dutch Sights and Belgian Delights No Fly Cruise
    From £1895pp
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  • Mekong River Cruises

  • Treasures of the Mekong

    14 Nights - Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Spirit Scenic Spirit

    Discover ornate temples, floating villages and bustling cities on this superb holiday combining a 7-night all-inclusive Mekong river cruise with hotel stays in Ho Chi Minh City and Siem Reap. Includes exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences and return flights from the UK 2017 - Oct, Nov, Dec
    2018 - Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
    2019 - Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr
    Save up to £1000pp on selected 2017/18 departures!

    Treasures of the Mekong Fly Cruise Package
    From £3245pp
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  • Mekong with Eastern and Oriental Express

    15 Nights - Siem Reap to Bangkok

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Spirit Scenic Spirit

    Enjoy a luxurious cruise along the Mekong on brand new ship Scenic Spirit, before boarding the world-renowned Eastern and Oriental Express for a spectacular journey through Malaysia and Thailand. Includes hotel stays in Ho Chi Minh City, Siem Reap, Singapore and Bangkok as well as exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences and return flights from the UK 2017 - Dec

    Mekong with Eastern and Oriental Express Fly Cruise Package
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  • Burma Cruises

  • Mystical Irrawaddy

    15 Nights - Yangon to Mandalay

    Scenic Ship - Scenic Aura Scenic Aura

    This unique holiday combines a 10-night all-inclusive luxury cruise along the Irrawaddy on brand new ship, Scenic Aura with hotel stays in the cultural cities of Yangon and Mandalay. Includes return flights from the UK, unlimited complimentary drinks on board and guided shore excursions 2018 - Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
    2019 - Jan, Feb, Mar
    Save up to £1000pp on selected 2018 departures!

    Mystical Irrawaddy Fly Cruise Package
    From £4245pp
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