There are many possibilities to embrace waterways into your travels: cruise ships, smaller hotel barges, passenger ferries, day cruising, self-drive houseboats, adventures by canoe or raft – and riding or walking alongside on the paths.
Or just stay riverside and enjoy the ambience.
Below we feature a range of companies not so known to Australians.
We do also offer many river cruise lines well-established in the Australian market including Scenic, APT, Avalon, Viking, Evergreen, Travelmarvel, AMA Waterways and Princess.
Chat with us anytime to explore your options.
Premium 4-star river cruises, sailing the Seine, Douro, Rhone, Rhine, Mosel, Main and Danube rivers, 3 to 16 days.
Affordable inclusive prices. On some sailings a much reduced tariff excludes lunches and dinners – which can often be had ashore.
Family friendly, one child free for each adult.
Long established German-based company attracting a mix of nationalities and ages.Read More
Luxury 5-star river cruises at excellent value, sailing the Seine, Douro, Rhone, Rhine, Mosel, Main and Danube rivers, 5 to 15 days.
13 ships with average age only 3-4 years.
A range of extensions offer further touring.
All inclusive except alcoholic drinks.
UK based company attracting a mix of nationalities and ages.Contact Us
Self-drive river and canal cruising on many waterways throughout France and beyond including: NE Italy, Germany’s Mecklenburg Lakes, Holland, Belgium’s Flanders, Thames River, Scotland’s Caledonian Canal and through the heart of Eire.
Sail return to the same base or one-way to another base. Lots of suggestions for 3-4-5 night breaks and one week itineraries. Boats suit from 2 up to 12 people.Contact Us
Stylish river cruising on the Ganges, Lower and Upper Mekong, Irrawaddy, Chindwin and Red Rivers. Countries include India, Burma, China, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.
Itineraries up to 14 nights.
16 spacious river ships reflect colonial history featuring plenty of teak and brass.
Wine and imported drinks are extra.
Some school holiday deals for under 18s to accompany adults free.
Up to 30 ensuite staterooms per boat.Contact Us
Self-drive river and canal cruising throughout England from 16 depots.
Boats suit from 2 up to 12 people.
Sail return to the same base or one-way to another base.
Lots of itinerary suggestions from 3 nights up to 3 weeks.
(image Pixabay of private boat)Contact Us
The ultimate in small group cruising.
In 9 countries, 17 vessels take from 6 to 20 guests. Typically 7 days.
Landscapes, food, wine, heritage, ambience – these cruises are rich experiences! All boats have bikes.
Burgundy, Canal du Midi, Gascony & Bordeaux, Loire, Alsace & Lorraine, Champagne, Holland, Venice & Po Valley, Caledonian Canal and River Shannon.Contact Us