The 2022 European river cruise season is underway, and Scenic are welcoming Australian guests for the first time since 2019. The announcement was marked with the luxurious Rhine Highlights itinerary – an all-inclusive eight-day river cruise.
There are more than 300 departures on offer across Europe. Cruise historic regions and rivers like the Danube, Rhine, Seine, Garonne, Moselle, Gironde, Main, Dordogne, Douro and Rhone.
Foodies are well catered for with two new culinary cruises that will be added in France with the 11-day Tastes of Southern France and Flavours of Bordeaux; enough to get even the most well-seasoned tastebuds tingling with anticipation.
Tastes of Southern France, departs from Lyon on a round-trip journey through Macon, Chalon-sur-Saone, Tain L’Hermitage, Avignon and Viviers.
They offer taste-led experiences with two unique Scenic Enrich events that won’t be offered on other cruise lines. The Valrhona Cite du Chocolat will host a delectable private hands-on workshop, and the Palais des Papes will present a classical concert.
Prices for this itinerary start at $8,125 per person for a Standard Suite, and $10,925 per person for a Balcony Suite based on a 28 July 2022 departure.
For those considering a slightly shorter Scenic river cruise in Europe this year, the eight-day Rhine Highlights river cruise is one to look at.
The cruise makes its way from Amsterdam to Basel (and vice versa) with scenic visits to Cologne, Koblenz, Heidelberg, Baden-Baden and Strasbourg.
Itinerary highlights will include a ride on the country’s oldest cog railway and wine tastings at local vineyards. Music aficionados can look forward to the private concert within the Baroque Palace of Rastatt.
Standard Suite pricing for the eight-day Rhine Highlights itinerary start from $4,495 per person; Balcony Suite prices are$10,925 per person based on 28 July 2022 departure.
All of Scenic’s luxury river cruises include meals and premium beverages, spacious suites, butler service, shore excursions and transfers.
For more information visit scenic.com.au