The Blue Danube River Cruise

Soak up all that Europe’s most cultured river has to offer, with its wealth of grand baroque architecture, medieval cities, picture perfect towns and the sights that inspired Strauss and Mozart.

2018 Departures from Dublin 
06 Apr           £1549
08 Apr          £1449
15 Apr            £1249
24 May          £1649
29 May          £1599
21 Jun             £1899
15 Jul              £1899
24 Jul             £1399
09 Aug          £1449
08 Oct           £1499
18 Oct            £1349
21 Oct            £1449

Includes:

  • Return flights from Dublin 
  • Guided tour of Vienna, city of Strauss and home of the Hapsburgs
  • Live classical quartet recital on board
  • Tour of baroque Bratislava, capital of Slovakia
  • Cruise through the scenic Wachau, Austria's premier wine region
  • Visit to Melk Abbey, central Europe's most spectacular baroque monastery, and one of its premier academic institutions
  • Visit to medieval Dürnstein where Richard the Lionheart was imprisoned whilst returning from the Crusades
  • Tour of Salzburg, birthplace of Mozart and one of Austria’s most beautiful cities
  • Explore the amazing basilica at Esztergom, Hungary’s oldest cathedral
  • Tour of Budapest, Pearl of the Danube
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day
  • The services of a cruise director and tour manager

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

The Douro, Oporto and Salamanca River Cruise
7 nights from only £1599pp

2018 Departures from Dublin 
13 Apr 2018    £1599
20 Jul 2018    £1799
24 Aug 2018  £1799
28 Sep 2018   £1799
11 Oct  2018    £1799
19 Oct 2018    £1599

Probably Europe’s most undiscovered river in one of its most undiscovered corners. Discerningly discover sleepy villages, medieval traditions and towns, the Fado, amazing wines set in incredible scenery

Highlights

The Douro is one of Europe’s most photogenic river valleys with tourism being almost completely undeveloped. Furthermore the topography has prevented extensive riverside roads to be built. You immediately feel you are discovering something the masses are completely unaware of!

  • Guided tour of Oporto with visit to Port Wine cellars
  • Scenic cruising through the picturesque Douro Valley with its dramatic cliffs and vineyards
  • Enjoy a full day excursion to Salamanca with guided tour and Flamenco show
  • Tour to the castle and medieval village of Castelo Rodrigo
  • Traditional music recital with dance display
  • Guided tour of Mateus Palace and gardens
  • Experience dinner at a typical Portuguese quinta
  • Visit to the picturesque town of Lamego and its Sanctuary of Our Ladies of Remedy church
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day
  • Services of a cruise director
  • Return flights

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

Burgundy, the River Rhone & Provence River Cruise
8 Days from only £1539pp

Departures from Dublin 
26 Apr 2018       £1789
14 May 2018      £1889
24 May               £1889
11 June                £1889
25 June, 05 July £1689
26 July, 16 Aug    £1539
27 Aug                 £1589
24 Sep                 £1789
04 Oct                £1689

From the lush green vineyards of Burgundy to the sun-kissed hills of Provence and the wild ruggedness of the Ardèche gorges to the medieval allure of Avignon- on this truly enthralling cruise every day is full of fascination.

Highlights
From the lush green vineyards of Burgundy to the sun-kissed hills of Provence and the wild ruggedness of the Ardeche gorges to the medieval allure of Avignon - on this truly enthralling cruise every day is full of fascination.

  • Visit to Beaune, centre of the Burgundy wine region and wine tasting
  • Cruise the spectacular Rhone valley
  • Guided tour of Lyon, second city of France and its gastronomic capital
  • Visit to charming Vienne
  • Tour of the astonishing Ardeche Gorges
  • Guided tour of Arles, with its extraordinary Roman remains and home of Vincent Van Gogh
  • Visit to the Pont du Gard
  • Tour of superbly preserved, medieval Avignon and the stunning Pope's Palace
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day
  • Services of a cruise director and tour manager
  • Return flights from Dublin 

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

The Seine, Paris & Normandy River Cruise
8 Days 

01 Sep 2018   £1779

Highlights

From Paris we slip our moorings and commence our wonderfully scenic cruise along the beautiful and majestic Seine into the heart of one of France's most historic and picturesque regions, Normandy.

  • Guided tour of historic Rouen
  • Visit to Claude Monet's house and beautiful garden
  • Explore Vernon, one of Normandy's most picturesque towns
  • Guided tour of Paris
  • See the Bayeux Tapestry
  • Tour the D-Day Normandy Beaches
  • Stop in Les Andelys, village of half-timbered houses and twisted alleys
  • Visit to delightful Honfleur, one of Normandy’s most alluring fishing ports
  • Cruise through the delightful Seine Valley
  • Price includes full board (except one lunch), from dinner on your day of arrival to breakfast on your final day
  • Services of a cruise director and tour manager
  • Return flights from Dublin 

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

Rhine & Moselle River Cruise
8 Days from only £1318pp

Departures from Dublin 
07 May 2018  £1639
18 Jun 2018     £1789
25 July 2018    £1589
16 Aug 2018    £1489
27 Sep 2018    £1789

The Bustling Rhine and serene Moselle, lined with half ruined castles, impossibly steep vineyards, sleepy half-timbered wine villages, all waiting to be discovered

Highlights
This wonderful cruise visits some of the most fascinating and beautiful sights straddling the majestic Rhine and Moselle, two of Europe’s most picturesque rivers.

  • Visit to Boppard, the picturesque ‘Pearl of the Rhine’
  • Time to explore the hillside town of Rüdesheim - the most famous of the Rhine’s wine towns
  • Cruise through the spectacular Rhine Gorge
  • Stop in Cochem – the historic centre of the Moselle wine trade
  • Take a romantic stroll in the town of Bernkastel
  • Tour of Trier – once a key capital of the Roman Empire
  • Guided tour of Cologne – and see the stunning Gothic Cathedral
  • Services of a cruise director and tour manager
  • Return flights from Dublin 

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

Rhine, Strasbourg & Heidelberg River Cruise

Departures from Dublin 
7 nights from only £1218pp

25 Jun 2018    £1789
18 July 2018    £1589
20 Aug 2018   £1689

A gorgeous contrast from tiny Boppard to sophisticated Heidelberg and ironically medieval Strasbourg probably the Rhine’s most attractive city

A luxurious river cruise to Heidelberg and Strasbourg, enjoying escorted tours to the magnificent cathedral city of Cologne and the beautiful Alsatian town of Colmar.

  • Relax at your leisure in Boppard with ample time to explore the stunning castle - a must
  • Cruise through the spectacular Rhine Gorge
  • Visit to Mainz - capital of the Rhineland and a centre of Germany’s wine lands
  • Guided tour of majestic Heidelberg - follow in the footsteps of philosophers and poets
  • Enjoy a guided tour of historic Strasbourg - capital of Alsace
  • Take a scenic drive through beautiful Alsatian countryside to the pretty town of Colmar
  • Guided tour of Cologne and see its magnificent Gothic Cathedral
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your first day of arrival until breakfast on your last day
  • The services of a cruise director and tour manager
  • Return flights from selected airports 

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

Rhine Cruise to Switzerland
8 Days from only £1399pp

Departures from Dublin
14 Jun 2018     £1799
26 Jun 2018     £1699
12 July 2018     £1649
28 Aug 2018   £1549
18 Sep 2018     £1849

After a few days of the breath-taking steep sides of the Rhine Gorge, the expanses of its rift valley and Switzerland’s quintessential alpine peaks home will seem a long way away

Take our relaxing Rhine river cruise along one of the most scenic waterways in Europe and enjoy stunning Interlaken and some of the finest Alpine scenery on earth.

  • Explore medieval Koblenz
  • Visit to the pretty, romantic town of Rüdesheim - centre of the Rhineland wine trade
  • Cruise through the spectacular Rhine Gorge
  • An evening in Speyer - dominated by the imposing basilica
  • Guided tour of Strasbourg - amazingly rich in a wealth of sights
  • Visit to the old walled town of Breisach
  • Tour of the beautiful Black Forest and lakeside town of Titisee
  • Tour of some of the finest Swiss Alpine scenery, seeing the Jungfrau and the Eiger, Interlaken and the stunning lakeside town of Lucerne
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day
  • The services of a cruise director and tour manager
    Return flights from Dublin

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

Medieval Germany - River Cruise
8 Days from only £1649

Departures from Dublin 
13 Jun 2018 £1849
06 Sep 2018 £1749
27 Sep 2018  £1649

Medieval Germany in its purest form, cruise the Main and Danube discovering the aptly named Romantic Road, the twisting streets of medieval Bamberg, enchanting Rothenburg and Roman Regensburg


  • Visit to Mainz – capital of the Rhineland and once home to Gutenberg
  • See the attractive medieval towns of Wertheim & Miltenberg
  • Enjoy a guided tour of elegant Würzburg
  • Discover the Romantic Road plus picturesque and beautifully preserved 16th century Rothenburg
  • Guided tour of medieval Bamberg, one of Europe’s most beautiful small cities
  • Tour of Nuremberg – steeped in modern and ancient history
  • Visit to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Regensburg (2017 departures only)
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your arrival day until breakfast on your final day
  • Services of a cruise director and tour manager
  • Return flights and transfers included

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

The Douro, Oporto and Salamanca River Cruise
7 nights from only £1229 per person

Departures from Dublin
13 Apr 18       £1599
20 Jul 18        £1799
23 Aug 18      £1799
24 Aug 18      £1799
13 Sep 18       £2099
28 Sep 18      £2099
11 Oct 18        £1799
19 Oct 18       £1599

Probably Europe’s most undiscovered river in one of its most undiscovered corners. Discerningly discover sleepy villages, medieval traditions and towns, the Fado, amazing wines set in incredible scenery

Highlights
The Douro is one of Europe’s most photogenic river valleys with tourism being almost completely undeveloped. Furthermore the topography has prevented extensive riverside roads to be built. You immediately feel you are discovering something the masses are completely unaware of!

  • Guided tour of Oporto with visit to Port Wine cellars
  • Scenic cruising through the picturesque Douro Valley with its dramatic cliffs and vineyards
  • Enjoy a full day excursion to Salamanca with guided tour and Flamenco show
  • Tour to the castle and medieval village of Castelo Rodrigo
  • Traditional music recital with dance display
  • Guided tour of Mateus Palace and gardens
  • Experience dinner at a typical Portuguese quinta
  • Visit to the picturesque town of Lamego and its Sanctuary of Our Ladies of Remedy church
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day
  • Services of a cruise director
  • Return flights and transfers included

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

Bruges, Medieval Flanders, Amsterdam 
& the Dutch Bulbfields River Cruise

7 nights
Departures from Dublin 
28 Mar           £1249
29 Apr           £1499

Discover the artisanal traditions of what was once the world’s greatest sea power, Rembrandt and Van Gogh’s remarkable art and the old Zyder Zee

Highlights

  • Amsterdam is one of the world’s most unique cities, famous for its stunning art from Rembrandt to Van Gogh and is where this stunning cruise commences.Tour of Amsterdam, one of the world's most unique cities
  • Walking tour of Bruges, one of Europe's most perfectly preserved medieval towns
  • Visit to Arnhem, famous for the 1944 battle vividly depicted in the film 'A Bridge Too Far'
  • Tour of Antwerp, the city of Rubens and the 'Flemish Masters'
  • Walking tour of Ghent, the 14th century’s largest city in Western Europe
  • Visit to Ypres and the First World War Battlefields
  • Visit to the stunning Keukenhof Gardens - the heart of the Dutch Bulbfields
  • Cruise along the Zuiderzee
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your arrival day until breakfast on your final day
  • Services of a cruise director and tour manager
  • Return flights from Belfast 

Offer updated 11/1/18 tsa-riv

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