Cruise the historic Rhine, Main, Danube and Elbe rivers. On this Grand Circle European River Cruise, medieval architecture beckons from every riverbank ... time-honored European winemaking traditions abound at hillside vineyards ...
and landscapes seem to spring from the canvases of centuries-old masterworks. Experienced local Program Directors lead your discoveries along the great rivers of Europe in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Austria, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania.
On this European river cruise from Grand Circle Travel, see the lovely landscapes and charming villages that inspired the great impressionist artists of the 19th and 20th centuries. Begin your European trip in romantic Paris, the City of Light, where you’ll explore the monuments, churches, and buildings that are familiar to you from film and photographs. Continue your odyssey with a cruise through the heartland of France.
This Grand Circle tour experience the glittering lights of Paris, the capital of romance, then cruise through the French countryside—where the essence of the country’s charm resides. Here are the lovely landscapes and enchanting villages that inspired the great artists of the 19th and 20th centuries, along with gently sloping hills and vineyards that sustain the greatest wine industry in the world.
When you travel with OAT to cruise among the islands of the Aegean and Adriatic, you’ll be aboard one of OAT’s beautiful private small ships—the M/V Arethusa, Artemis, or Athena. Owned, operated, and staffed by OAT, these vessels have set a new standard of excellence for Mediterranean cruising.
You can cruise aboard the M/V Athena or Artemis on our Hidden Gems of the Dalmatian Coast & Greece Small Ship Adventure
You can cruise aboard the M/V Arethusa on our Treasures of the Aegean: Greek Island Cruise, Athens & Istanbul Small Ship Adventure
And you can cruise aboard M/V Athena or Artemis on our new winter itinerary Cruising the Adriatic: Croatia, Montenegro, Bosnia & Herzegovina Small Ship Adventure