APT Luxury River Cruises

A luxury river cruise with award-winning APT is the most relaxing and stylish way to discover the world's greatest waterways.

Marvel at the ever-changing scenery as you enjoy exceptional dining, fine wines and stylish surroundings onboard some of the most beautiful river ships afloat. On shore you'll enjoy carefully-crafted excursions led by expert local guides who will bring the history, heritage and culture of each destination to life.

With over 88 years experience and 98% satisfaction rating, APT understand what makes a truly memorable holiday.

Whether you indulge in the royal treatment on Europe's waterways; visit remote places along the Mekong; experience the ancient cities of China; learn about the distinctive culture of India; or explore age-old golden temples in Myanmar (Burma); you'll appreciate the blissful convenience of river cruising as we take you from one discovery to the next.

The APT Difference

Fully-inclusive with no hidden costs

From delectable dining to tipping for land and cruise staff, an APT luxury river cruise really does include everything you need for the perfect holiday. And with included home-to-airport transfers by private car, your adventure begins the moment you leave your front door.

Iconic sights and hidden gems

When you travel with APT, you have the opportunity to truly experience each destination through a wealth of included and thoughtfully-chosen sightseeing activities which cover the must-see sights and iconic attractions, as well as the hidden secrets and unique gems.

In most locations, you'll be joined by expert English-speaking local guides who will share the insightful commentary and insider perspectives that can only be offered by someone who calls it their home. Through them, the place, its history, people and culture will come to life before your eyes.

Finest river ships

Bringing all the benefits of a premium hotel to the water, your river ship provides an unforgettable cruising experience, with impeccable service, stylish surroundings, world-class amenities, and a choice of elegant, spacious balcony suites.

Delightful onboard dining

During your river cruise you'll enjoy fine dining from menus created by our master-chefs. Using the finest fresh local ingredients, menus are designed to complement your itinerary by reflecting the flavours of each region.

Onboard drinks

Wine, beer and soft drinks are included at lunch and dinner on every Luxury cruise - and on Royal Collection and

Mekong cruises you'll enjoy unlimited complimentary beverages on board.

All the fine details

All tipping, taxes, port charges, luggage porterage and overseas transfers are included, saving you as much as £1,157 per couple over a 15 day cruise.

Cruise Director

Overseeing the smooth operation of your holiday, a dedicated APT Cruise Director is present throughout to assist with any need that might arise. Your enjoyment on holiday isn't just their job - it's their passion. 

Door to door travel

Enjoy a smooth journey from start to finish with included private home-to-airport transfers and return flights aboard quality airlines. Or if you prefer, travel by rail on a selection of Europe cruises.


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