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Christmas River Cruises

Celebrate the festive season on a river cruise through the heart of Europe where so many Christmas traditions began, and enjoy the seasonal cheer on board with fellow guests. Christmas markets usually close a few days before Christmas.

  • Festive Paris

    4 Nights - Paris and Back

    Botticelli Botticelli

    Celebrate the festive season on your floating hotel from Paris through scenic Normandy to the historic towns of Rouen and Honfleur 2019 - Dec

    Notre Dame Cruise Only
    From £801pp
    Fly-Cruise Package
    From £1091pp
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  • Seville and Cadiz at Christmas

    5 Nights - Seville and Back

    Belle De Cadix Belle De Cadix

    A great value short break at Christmas from Seville in Spain through stunning Andalucia to the coast, with optional excursions to Jerez and Cordoba 2019 - Dec

    Jerez Cruise Only
    From £837pp
    Fly-Cruise Package
    From £1192pp
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  • Festivities under the Northern Lights

    7 Nights - Bergen to Tromso

    Spitsbergen Spitsbergen

    Join MS Spitsbergen for a special winter sailing along Norway's beautiful coast. Look out for the Northern Lights as you sail through dramatic fjords and into charming cities and scenic towns on this 7-night full-board cruise 2020 - Dec 2021 - Jan Exclusive savings of up to £300pp!

    Alesund Cruise Only
    From £1342pp
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  • Christmas Cruise on the Rhine

    6 Nights - Cologne and Back

    Amadeus Silver III Amadeus Silver III

    Celebrate Christmas in style on this festive cruise from Cologne to the magical Christmas markets, illuminated towns and decorated villages of the majestic Rhine, with a choice of superb value optional excursions. 2019 - Dec Special flight-inclusive package price - French Balcony cabin from just £1795pp!

    Strasbourg Fly-Cruise Package
    From £1795pp
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  • Christmas on the Danube

    7 Nights - Nuremberg to Budapest

    AmaCerto Choice of Ships

    Soak up the atmosphere of the festive season and visit some of the best Christmas markets in Germany, Austria and Hungary. Includes guided excursions and drinks with meals 2019 - Nov, Dec 2020 - Nov, Dec Save up to £400pp on 2019 departures!

    Nuremburg Christmas Market Cruise Only
    From £1840pp
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  • Christmas on the Rhine

    7 Nights - Amsterdam to Basel

    AmaKristina Choice of Ships

    This Christmas markets cruise along the Rhine is the perfect way to get into the festive spirit, with visits to traditional Christmas markets and beautifully illuminated towns. Includes guided shore excursions and complimentary drinks with lunch and dinner 2019 - Nov, Dec 2020 - Nov, Dec Save up to £400pp on 2019 departures!

    Cologne Cruise Only
    From £1840pp
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  • Christmas Markets on the Danube

    7 Nights - Budapest to Vilshofen

    AmaCerto Choice of Ships

    Enjoy the magic of the festive season on this River Danube cruise through Germany, Austria, Hungary and Slovakia, calling at iconic capital cities and enchanting Christmas markets. Includes guided shore excursions and complimentary drinks with lunch and dinner 2019 - Nov, Dec 2020 - Nov, Dec Save up to £400pp on 2019 departures!

    Budapest Cruise Only
    From £1910pp
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  • Paris and the Seine Festive Markets

    7 Nights - Paris and Back

    Joie de Vivre Joie de Vivre

    Explore magical Christmas Markets and sample seasonal delights on this festive holiday from Paris along the beautiful River Seine. Includes guided excursions, unlimited complimentary drinks and gratuities 2019 - Dec Exclusive £50pp discount!

    Christmas cookies Fly Cruise Package
    From £2449pp
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  • Rhine Festive Markets

    7 Nights - Basel to Cologne

    SS Antoinette SS Antoinette

    Celebrate the festive season visiting the Christmas markets in the fairytale towns and cities along the Rhine where many Christmas traditions are said to have begun. Includes guided excursions, unlimited complimentary drinks and gratuities 2019 - Nov, Dec Exclusive £50pp discount!

    Strasbourg Christmas Market Fly Cruise Package
    From £2549pp
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  • Magnificent Europe

    14 Nights - Amsterdam to Budapest

    AmaBella Choice of Ships

    An all-inclusive, luxury cruise through five magnificent countries along the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers, with exclusive signature experiences, guided excursions, home pick-up service and travel from the UK 2019 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec 2020 - Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec Save up to 40% on 2019 departures PLUS exclusive £50pp discount!

    Cologne Fly Cruise Package
    From £2595pp
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  • Hidden Wonders of Myanmar

    16 Nights - Yangon to Mandalay

    Samatha Samatha

    Discover the ornate temples and pagodas of Burma on this unique, all-inclusive cruise along the magnificent Irrawaddy River on brand new ship, Samatha. Includes travel package from the UK, Freedom of Choice Touring and exclusive Signature Experiences 2019 - Apr FREE flights - save up to £1900 per couple!

    Burmese fisherman Fly Cruise Package
    From £5395pp
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  • Venice at Christmas

    4 Nights - Venice and Back

    Michelangelo Michelangelo

    Spend a leisurely Christmas in Venice on this short break with a visit to Chioggia and the chance to visit Padua, Burano and Murano

    Venetian lagoon Cruise Only
    From £738pp
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  • Three Capitals at Christmas

    5 Nights - Vienna and Back

    Vivaldi Vivaldi

    Visit the colourful Christmas markets in the historic capital cities of Budapest and Bratislava on this fascinating festive itinerary from Vienna

    Bratislava Castle Cruise Only
    From £1117pp
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