River Luxury Cruises

River cruises are an elegant and luxurious way to explore the customs, terrain, and architecture of a continent. Chart the shoreline from the romantic viewpoint and boutique intimacy of a small luxury liner. Our specialists can recommend the best luxury cruises in the world along the Danube, Rhine, Nile, Mississippi, and other waterways steeped in centuries of history and culture. Onboard you’ll find spa treatments, regionally inspired cuisine, and the personalized service that comes with high staff-to-passenger ratios. From arranging your flights to making your dinner reservations, our Cruise and Vacation Specialists handle every detail for an unforgettable voyage. Call our travel experts at (866) 997-0377 to chart your next adventure.

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Rhine river cruise aerial scene


Explore Europe’s historic waterways from every magnificent angle. Spacious cabins and artfully-designed lounge areas allow you to absorb panoramic views as you relax on board. Scenic is one of the best luxury river cruise lines in the world, offering a true cultural immersion experience. Visit popular landmarks, partake in guided architecture tours, and interact with local residents through authentic excursions. Each ship in Scenic’s fleet is lavishly appointed with all the amenities of a 5-star hotel.


Tauck river cruises explore Europe’s most renowned waterways. Enjoy luxury-escorted service on the Seine, Rhine, Danube, and Moselle among others. Tauck specializes in taking you off the beaten path for a true taste of European culture. Explore the cobblestone streets of France, the Gothic Revival architecture of Hungary, or the canals of the Netherlands. Our Cruise and Vacation Specialists help you tailor a luxury river cruise with unique day excursions, upgrades, and add-ons unadvertised anywhere else.

Gargoyle above the Seine River in Paris
Antique furniture and boutique decor in your room


Discover your second home on water. The decor on each Uniworld ship is curated purposefully to reflect the river it explores, and no two ships are alike. Modeled after its sister company, the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, you’ll find a home away from home with boutique-style luxuries in every corner. Each one-of-a-kind suite has a custom design to appease even the most discerning traveler. Admire pieces of original art and antique furniture, and enjoy a refined atmosphere as you take in memorable river scenes. Luxury river cruise sailings include the Danube, the Nile, and the Mekong.


These are only a few of the cruise lines that we partner with. Contact our Cruise and Vacation Specialists to find out about these luxury cruise lines and more.

Plan Your Dream River Cruise

Gain VIP access to upgrades, onboard credit, and highly-rated shore excursions when you book with Luxury Cruise Connections. As a Virtuoso travel agency, we have exclusive access to deals and perks unavailable elsewhere. Our travel experts speak from experience, and our decades of planning and consulting in the luxury travel industry allow us to advise on every detail from what to wear to which stateroom to reserve.

Book the best luxury river cruise lines and explore our most popular itineraries today.

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Why Book With Luxury Cruise Connections
  • Best price guaranteed
  • Personalized Service and Expert Advise
  • Complimentary Concierge Service
  • Exclusive "Secret" Promos
  • Free Shore Excursions*
  • Free Shipboard Credit*
  • One Stop Shop (Air, Hotels, Transfers, etc.)
  • Over 30 Years Making Travelers Happy
  • We are a Virtuoso Travel Agency
  • World Cruise Awards Winners
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  • A+ with Better Business Bureau


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  • Onboard Credit and Free Shore Excursions or other Free Perks are subject to availability and on select sailings only. These offers are capacity controlled and are subject to availability at time of booking. Although we make the best reasonable efforts to keep our content updated, our site does not automatically update the promotion availability in real time
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  • With our Best Price Guarantee, you can be sure that we’ll always have the lowest prices available. This applies to select sailings and is valid up until 30 days before your trip!
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