Thursday, 26 April 2012

Voyages of Discovery Cruises Into Rivers For 2012

Voyages of Discovery has launched its first-ever river cruising programme, European River Cruises. Cruise through central European rivers, the Rhine and the Danube, or discover Russia’s waterway, the River Volga, whilst experiencing a tailor-made programme of shore excursions.

Prices for all river cruises include flights or rail travel and overseas transfers from/to the ship (where applicable), all meals on board and house wine with lunch and dinner. Shore excursions, gratuities and visas are not included. European River Cruises recommended by Voyages of Discovery include:

· Romantic Rhine Cruise – a seven-night cruise of the Rhine onboard Royal Crown from £1,195 per person. Departing from Amsterdam and calling at Düsseldorf, Königswinter, Koblenz (overnight), Rüdesheim and Cologne (overnight). Price based on a 2 June departure.

· Grand Danube Journey – a seven-night voyage on Royal Crown from £1,795 per person. Departing from Budapest and calling at Bratislava, Vienna, Melk, Linz, Passau, Regensburg and Nuremberg. Price based on a 7 July departure.

· St Petersburg-Moscow – an 11-night cruise on board Volga Dream from £2,395 per person. Departing from St Petersburg (overnight x 3) and calling at Svir River and Mandrogi, Kizhi, Goritsy, Yaroslavl, Uglich and Moscow (overnight x 2). Price based on a 29 July or 11 August departure.

For bookings, follow this link to the UK's river cruise specialists The Cruise Line Ltd.