Scenic Luxury Cruises, Save up to £2,400 pc + Enjoy Free Private Transfers + Save an Extra £200pp

from 

£2,495

per person
 
Duration: 4 Nights
Destination: Europe
Deal Code: DCMCNDA

 

 

Description

Scenic Luxury Cruises

Scenic 2022 Europe River Cruises – Reignite your Love To Travel 

Save up to £2,400 per couple, and enjoy FREE Private Door-to-Door Chauffeur Transfers Plus Save an additional £200 per person when you book and pay in full by 18 February 2022 or 120 days prior to departure, whichever is sooner.


Itinerary Highlights

Tastes of Imperial Europe

Perched along the Danube, immerse yourself in medieval towns filled with Baroque palaces, fairytale castles, and Imperial treasures.

Begin your exploration in the gorgeous city of Vienna. Having played host to creative and intellectual geniuses like Mozart, Beerhoven and Sigmund Freud, the city oozes culture and creativity, from the 17th century Vienna State Opera to the Viennese coffee-house culture. In Bratislava, get an exclusive insightinto the lives of the locals and continue to explore one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Budapest. Explore its famous landmarks and castles, and wrap it up with an unforgettable classical concert inside the glorious Godollo Royal Palace.

Ship :  Scenic Jewel

Travel Date : 16th April 2022 {Multiple dates available, rates may vary}

Scenic Luxury Cruises Selling Price from £2,495 per person / Cabin : E - Standard Suite

Day 1 - Vienna

Fly from one of up to 9 UK regional airports, where you'll be transferred to your Scenic Space-Ship. At tonight's welcome reception, raise your glass to the wonderful cruise ahead.

Meals Included: Dinner

Day 2 - Vienna

Freechoice

Tour the city of Vienna and take in the highlights such as the State Opera, one of the most iconic opera houses in the world, the City Park with its famous gilded bronze monument of Johann Strauss and St. Stephens Cathedral, or be guided through the opulent rooms of Schönbrunn Palace, the primary summer residence of the Habsburgs family that ruled Austria for nearly 650 years. Alternatively, learn about the Viennese coffee culture, its significance and history during a guided tour.

This afternoon you have time at leisure to explore this magical city further.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 - Bratislava

Freechoice

 Explore Bratislava with a knowledgeable local guide and discover all that this majestic city has to offer. Alternatively, journey behind the iron curtain and discover Bratislava’s communist-era history during a guided tour. Learn how this controversial regime directly impacted the daily lives of the Slovak people.

This afternoon, enjoy the amenities of your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship. Perhaps relax on the Sun Deck with a drink in hand and enjoy the scenery as you cruise past charming riverside villages, or take the opportunity to pamper yourself at the wellness centre.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 - Budapest

Freechoice

Join a guided tour through one of the most beautiful cities in Europe where you will cross the iconic Chain bridge, spanning the Danube, linking Buda and Pest and guarded by two lion sculptures at each end. Continue down Andrassy Avenue to visit Heroes’ Square, the monument built to mark the thousandth anniversary of Hungary and visit the Fisherman’s Bastion to see the city splayed out below you from the viewing platform. Or, if you’re feeling active, take a hiking tour up Buda Hill, a UNESCO World heritage site. During your hike you will see the Matthias Church and the seven spires of the Fisherman’s Bastion. Alternatively, experience the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock, set underneath the city’s Castle district. The complex was built as a secret hospital during WWII and was later converted to a nuclear bunker.

Enrich

Immerse yourself in Budapest’s imperial past by attending an exclusive private classical music concert at the majestic Gödöllõ Royal Palace, one of the favourite residences of Queen Elisabeth of Hungary. Built in the 18th century, Gödöllõ is the second largest Baroque Palace in the world, with its symmetrical white facade and immaculate interior, the concert promises to be a trip highlight. This wonderful evening is exclusive to Scenic.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 - Budapest

After breakfast, transfer to Budapest airport for your return flight home. Travel to one of up to 9 UK airports.

This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

Meals Included: Breakfast


Rhine Highlights

Starting out with a flourish in Amsterdam, and ending in Basel this is an itinerary that takes in the sweeping splendours of Europe.

The Heart of Europe

Everyone deserves to experience the magic of Europe’s most romantic region at least once.

Guests gets the opportunity to discover this beautiful land starting in Amsterdam. From here your luxury all-inclusive cruise will take you through beautiful stretches of the Rhine, punctuated by timeless little towns that still exude the romance of days long past. Take in Koblenz, delight in the charm of Cochem, explore Baden-Baden, visit Strasbourg and venture to the Swiss city of Basel.

Ship : Scenic Opal

Travel date : 10th April 2023 {Multiple dates available, rates may vary}

Scenic Luxury Cruises Selling Price from £2,495 per person / Cabin : E - Standard Suite

Tour inclusions

  • Truly all-inclusive luxury
  • 5-Star Scenic Space-Ships with up to 163 guests
  • Spacious Balcony Suites with an innovative Scenic Sun Lounge
  • 1 Scenic Enrich experience at a private classical concert at the spectacular Baroque Palace of Rastatt – Exclusive to Scenic
  • Personalise your trip with 20 included Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Dine at your choice of up to five on board venues, from casual to fine dining
  • 20 meals – 7 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 7 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium beverages all day, every day – not just at meal times
  • Butler service for every suite
  • Complimentary full mini-bar restocked daily
  • Innovative Salt Therapy Lounge and fitness area
  • Scenic Tailormade App for river commentary and independent exploration
  • The freedom of our e-bikes – electronically assisted bicycles
  • Scenic Cruise Director to guide and assist & expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities on board and on shore

Day 1 - Amsterdam

Fly to Amsterdam from one of up to 16 UK airports. You'll then be transferred to your Scenic Space-Ship. This evening, raise your glass to a fabulous cruise at this evening's welcome reception.

Meals Included: Dinner

Day 2 - Amsterdam

Freechoice

Explore Amsterdam on a guided walking tour, pausing along the way to sample Dutch favourites, or cruise the iconic canals that have made Amsterdam world famous. Amsterdam has over 100 kilometres of canals and today you will see some of the prettiest sights of the city such as elegant merchant’s houses, churches and historic warehouses. Alternatively, if you’re feeling more active, join a guided cycling tour outside of the city, or discover charming Volendam and Edam. The quaint fishing village of Volendam is home to many wooden houses and a beautiful harbour, explore the charm of the village before a short drive to the nearby town of Edam, where you will visit a local cheese farm for a delicious tasting.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 - Cologne

Freechoice

Enjoy a scenic ride on the oldest cog railway in Germany and discover splendid Drachenburg Castle, or stroll through Cologne and get up close to the filigree twin towers of the famous cathedral. Alternatively, learn the history of one of the city’s most famous namesake, Eau de Cologne on a guided tour. Visit the house of Farina, the world’s oldest fragrance company and discover what makes it so unique and why it was the scent of choice for many of the European royals, or stay on board for a beer tasting sampling multiple different beers incuding the most famous and popular brew from the region, the pale ale called Kolcsh.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 - Koblenz

Freechoice

Take a guided tour of Koblenz, straddling two of Europe’s most beautiful rivers. Alternatively, discover Cochem – a true medieval gem resting on the banks of the Moselle River. Cochem will make you feel as if you’re stepping straight into a fairytale and you’ll be able to explore this charming city on a guided tour including a visit to Reichsburg Castle. Alternatively, visit a local winery and sample some of the fine wines of this region. Learn about the wine making process while being surrounded by picture postcard scenery.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 - Heidelberg > Rastatt

Freechoice

Join a local guide on a historic tour of Heidelberg, where you’ll visit Heidelberg’s Renaissance castle. The castle ruins are among the most important Renaissance structures north of the Alps, or join a guide for an orientation tour of Heidelberg, followed by free time at leisure to explore the sights of this beautiful city as you wish.

Enrich

Enjoy a private evening concert at the Baroque Palace of Rastatt, one of the most magnificent historic venues in the region.. It’ll be an evening of grandeur unlike any other and a chance to create memories you’ll cherish for a lifetime.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 - Baden- Baden

Arrive in charming Baden Baden, a spa town famous for its Roman baths.

Freechoice

Join your local guide on a tour of this picturesque town and tour the ruins of the Roman baths that have made this city famous, or take an active hike to Hohenbaden Castle and be rewarded with wonderful views overlooking the town. Alternatively, visit the Mercedes-Benz factory and be transported into the world of this luxury car brand, learning about the history and prestige of the global product, or relax and rejuvenate during a visit to a thermal spa.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 - Strasbourg > Kehl

Freechoice

Visit Strasbourg and stroll through the Old Town with its half-timbered houses and distinctive Alsatian winstubs. Alternatively, journey to Mittelbergheim in the Alsace and sample some of the best wines the region has to offer, or join a tour through the Black Forest, stopping along the way for a tasting of Black Forest Cake.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 - Basel

After breakfast, transfer to Basel airport for your return journey home. Travel to one of up to 16 UK airports.

This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

Meals Included: Breakfast


Delightful Douro

Cruise the idyllic Douro Valley in 5-star luxury on this 8 day round trip from Porto. Tour elegant Lamego & discover Salamanca's striking architecture.

The soul of Portugal

From windswept seaside meanderings to the astonishing beauty of the Douro Valley, this is a journey of contemplation and elegance.

In Porto, board the luxurious Scenic Azure, which will transport you through the hidden gem that is the Douro Valley. Days will be spent immersed in the proud history and culture of a unique land that still retains many of its centuries-old traditions.

Ship :  Scenic Azure

Travel date : 06th November 2022 {Multiple dates available, rates may vary}

Scenic Luxury Cruise Selling Price from £3,445 per person / Cabin : E - Standard Suite

Tour inclusions

  • Truly all-inclusive luxury
  • 5-Star Scenic Space-Ship with up to 96 guests
  • Spacious Balcony Suites with an innovative Scenic Sun Lounge
  • 1 Scenic Enrich experience with a private classical concert at the impressive São Francisco Church in Porto – Exclusive to Scenic
  • Personalise your trip with 9 included Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Dine at your choice of up to five on board venues, from casual to fine dining
  • 20 meals – 7 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 7 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium beverages all day, every day – not just at meal times
  • Butler service for every suite
  • Complimentary full mini-bar restocked daily
  • Wellness and fitness area
  • Scenic Tailormade App available throughout your cruise
  • Scenic Cruise Director to guide and assist & expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities on board and on shore

Day 1 - Porto

 Fly to Porto from one of up to 9 UK regional airports. Upon arrival you'll be transferred to your state-of-the-art Space-Ship. Enjoy a warm welcome reception on board the luxurious Scenic Azure.

Meals Included: Dinner

Day 2 - Porto > Regua

Enjoy on board activities such as traditional tile painting, or simply relax as your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship meanders its way to Regua where you have the chance to explore the Douro Museum at your leisure. Learn about the culture, history and identity of the people living in this wine-growing region of the Douro Valley.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 - Regua > Vega de Terron

Freechoice

Tour the elegant town of Lamego including the breathtaking Shrine of our Lady of Remedies, or visit of the iconic Mateus Palace, which graces the labels of its famous rosé, or Kayaking on Pinhao river.

Enjoy a full afternoon cruising the World Heritage-listed Vinhateiro wine region as you continue towards Spain.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 - Vega de Terron

Freechoice

Take your time absorbing the architectural splendour of Salamanca. Alternatively, you may choose to visit the Portuguese village, Freixo de Espada à Cinta for a guided tour and visit to their silk museum.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 - Pocinho > Pinhão

Freechoice

Visit the award winning Côa Valley Museum. Alternatively, join the ‘Tastes of the Côa Valley’ excursion and sample some of the regions produce such as jams, marmalades and sugared almonds.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 - Pinhão > Porto

Visit the remarkable village of Provesende, showcasing the Portugal of yesteryear. Wander the atmospheric streets of this quaint village with the locals as they proudly introduce you to their way of life – an experience exclusive for Scenic guests.

Enrich

The beauty of São Francisco Church is sure to impress. The façade is a mixture of Gothic and Baroque architecture, while the interior glows with intricate wood carvings covered in gold. Witness a spectacular private concert in these wondrous surroundings.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 - Porto

Discover the historic treasures of Porto, including a visit to Palacio da Bolsa, a neoclassical-style building that started construction in 1842 and took over 65 years to complete.

Freechoice

Tour Guimarães, the seat of the first King of Portugal, including the impressive Ducal Palace, or enjoy a tasting in the fairytale environs of Quinta da Aveleda.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 - Porto

Your cruise concludes after breakfast as you're transferred to Porto airport. Your time in Portugal's Douro Valley may have come to an end, but you'll leave with wonderful memories and newfound friends. Travel to one of up to 9 UK regional airports.

This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions

Meals Included: Breakfast


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Flexible Booking Policy - With our Flexible Booking Policy, for new 2021 or 2022 Europe River Cruise bookings you can defer your travel plans by transferring to an alternate departure date or itinerary up to 60 days prior to your cruise commencing* with no Scenic fees (third party fees may apply). Excludes Russia

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* Conditions apply. Offer is limited, subject to availability and change without notice. Promotion is correct and valid at the time of publication. Booking and full supplier terms and conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only and not combinable with any other offer (unless stated).

Prices listed are per person in Great British Pound, based on twin occupancy, rates for single occupancy may differ, Rates offered are including all discounts unless otherwise stated. All bookings are subject to availability. Other travel periods may be available. Some block out dates may apply. Rates may alter depending upon the dates requested and surcharges if applicable. Final booking confirmation only provided once payment has been processed. Contact our travel team for more details. Our Holiday Centre reserves the right to withdraw this promotion without notice at any time. Flights are included. Pricing correct as at 24th December 2021.