Luxury River Cruises
Canal & River Cruising
From the quaint canals of an idyllic countryside to grand rivers fronting legendary cities, there is nothing quite like seeing Europe from aboard a cruising vessel. Abercrombie & Kent offers river and canal cruises featuring expertly crafted itineraries that canvas the storied waterways of France, Holland, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Britain and Ireland.
Whether you prefer the relaxed pace of an intimate canal cruise or the stylish comfort of a modern river voyage, count on A&K to deliver an extraordinary journey on storied European waterways complete with signature A&K excursions.
Canal Cruising: Charming towns by leisurely barge
Travel far from the usual tourist circuit on board an intimate barge, with each of the 20-plus vessels in our portfolio typically accommodating eight to 10 guests. From Burgundy to the River Thames, discover Europe’s hidden treasures at a comfortable pace, taking in everything from historic hilltop vineyards and churches to quaint hamlets and country roads. Everything you need is included on board your “floating country inn” — guided sightseeing, delicious gourmet meals prepared with fresh-picked ingredients and fine wines, all at an excellent value.
River Cruising: Contemporary luxury on iconic waterways
Step aboard a comfortable ship featuring modern, European-inspired design and attentive service from a dedicated crew. Voyage from capital cities along the Danube, such as Vienna and Budapest, through the fairytale valley of the Rhine Gorge with its vineyards and castles. River cruising is a great way to experience Europe in style, with well-appointed amenities that range from beautiful dining rooms serving elegant cuisine to floor-to-ceiling windows and all-balcony suites.
Embark on the Majestic ‘Amadeus Brilliant’ — Three New Connections Journeys
Introducing three cruises through cosmopolitan European cities and rivers aboard the modern ‘Amadeus Brilliant,’ featuring 67 cabins and nine suites. Learn more here.