Whether you cruise the beautiful Moselle Valley or sail along the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers from Amsterdam to Budapest, you will be left breathless with the picturesque sights and gorgeous towns you will visit along the way.

One river cruise company that lets you experience Europe in 5-star luxury is Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours. Navigating the rivers of Europe, France, Portugal and Russia, Scenic has a fleet of luxurious, custom-designed Scenic Space-Ships that allow you to uncover the iconic waterways in all-inclusive luxury.

Scenic Diamond Bordeaux

Everything is included in the price you pay, from your dining and drinks, to your on board entertainment, Scenic Freechoice on shore activities and exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences. You even have the services of a butler to make your Scenic experience extra special while transfers and tipping are all taken care of for you. And with a staff-to-guest ratio of 1:3, you are well and truly looked after throughout your river cruise.

The beauty of river cruising means you only have to unpack once, and you can soon be enjoying the breathtaking views of historic castles and beautiful vineyards from your Scenic Sun Lounge or from the Scenic Sundeck over a glass of wine.

Dine at Portobellos

Dining plays a very important part of your luxurious European exploration with Scenic where you can enjoy a wide range of cuisines from seafood specialties to local delicacies and an à la carte menu available daily. You will have the opportunity to dine at Portobellos and enjoy a fabulous five-course menu featuring regional specialties paired with local wines from the region’s best wineries.

What makes river cruising the most luxurious way to explore Europe is down to the 5-star superior services and professional, yet friendly and knowledgeable staff. From the welcoming on board crew to expert local guides, you can benefit from their local knowledge whilst exploring the hidden gems and must-see icons that make your experience extra special.

Palais Liechtenstein

During a luxurious European river cruise with Scenic, you will enjoy exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences that are true highlights of the cruise. From a private Viennese concert in the exquisite Palais Liechtenstein, a medieval feast in Germany’s Marksburg Castle or the exclusive ‘The Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ set in the rolling hills above Salzburg, this is a side of Europe most people don’t get to see and memories that will be treasured forever.

And your holiday doesn’t stop there. Scenic also has a variety of included Scenic Freechoice activities to choose from during a European river cruise, allowing you to explore at a pace that suits you. Stroll the romantic streets of Rothenburg, shop with a chef and taste the local produce in France or cycle from Melk to Dürnstein along the Danube using the complimentary e-bikes and soak up the picturesque countryside without breaking a sweat.


As well as cruising at 5-star luxury on board a Scenic Space-Ship, all other elements of your journey will be of a luxury standard, making a river cruise with Scenic the most luxurious way to explore Europe.