National Geographic River Cruises

Airfare now included for 2020 departures

A partnership that will make extraordinary things happen

Combining our acclaimed 5-star luxury river cruising experience with National Geographic's 130-year legacy in exploration, you'll enjoy all the comfort and amenities you expect from Scenic, along with the insights of National Geographic's experts, the powerful perspective of their world-renowned photographer's, and inspiring new excursions on every voyage. 

We are proud of our collection of  National Geographic river cruises setting out in 2020 on board our state-of-the-art river ships, to explore Europe's great waterways.

Availability is limited, so book your Suite today.
11+ Day Europe River Cruises - FREE Premium Economy Airfare or $2,000 Scenic Savings

All other 2020 sailings – FREE  Roundtrip Economy Air or $1,200 Scenic Savings
Cruising the Legendary Rivers of Europe
Experience the cultural treasures and enchanting landscapes of five European countries as we cruise along some of the continent’s most scenic rivers.
Budapest

15 DAY BUDAPEST  > AMSTERDAM

September 23, 2020

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $2,000 Scenic Savings

Russia River Cruise: Moscow to St. Petersburg
Traverse the majestic waterways of Russia on board Scenic Tsar. From the beauty of St. Petersburg to the might and splendour of Moscow, enjoy one of the most intriguing countries in the world.
Moscow, Russia

15 DAY MOSCOW >ST PETERSBURG

June 7, 2020

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $2,000 Scenic Savings

Nile River Cruise: Treasures of Egypt
Travel in the footsteps of Pharaohs on a luxury river cruise along the Nile. Stand in awe before the Great Pyramids, extraordinary relics of ancient times and a legacy to modern engineering feats.
Egypt

11 DAY CAIRO > CAIRO

January 24, 2020
April 17, 2020
May 10, 2020
August 28, 2020
October 30, 2020
November 27, 2020

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $2,000 Scenic Savings

Rhone River Cruise: Sailing the South of France
The South of France is a place of rare enchantment. Sample one of the world's most celebrated cuisines and delve into the many local histories & appreciate the world's most refined wine culture.
Rhone River Cruise

11 DAY LYON > LYON 

July 30, 2020

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $2,000 Scenic Savings

Douro River Cruise: Into the Heart of Portugal
Step back in time in medieval villages, taste wines in the cellars of countryside estates, examine world-renowned rock art, and cross into Spain to roam the Renaissance streets of Salamanca.
Porto

11 DAY PORTO > PORTO

September 22, 2020

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $2,000 Scenic Savings

Rhine River Cruise: Basel to Amsterdam
Extraordinary landscapes, delicious fare, winemaking that has been refined to an art and a wealth of historical riches on a romantic river cruise.
Cochem

8 DAY ZURICH > AMSTERDAM

July 15, 2020

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,200 Scenic Savings

Rhine Christmas Markets River Cruise
Immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of Christmas. On this 8 day river cruise from Basel to Amsterdam, admire festive decorations and twinkling lights along streets and squares.
Rhine Christmas Markets

8 DAY ZURICH > AMSTERDAM

July 15, 2020

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,200 Scenic Savings

Danube River Cruise: Budapest to Nuremberg
From Budapest to Nuremberg, every aspect of this itinerary will surprise and delight you. Explore the delights of Europe with your National Geographic Expert on city tours and special museum visits.
Budapest at night

8 DAY BUDAPEST > NUREMBERG

June 11, 2020

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,200 Scenic Savings

Danube Christmas Markets River Cruise
On this 8 day Christmas Markets cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg, immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of the holidays. What could be better than roasted chestnuts and gluhwein?
Nuremberg

8 DAY BUDAPEST > NUREMBERG

December 3, 2020

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,200 Scenic Savings

Holland and Belgium in Springtime River Cruise
Take in the very best The Netherlands has to offer. From sleepy towns like Edam and Volendam, to thriving modern centers like Rotterdam; enjoy famous windmills, bridges & canals & unique architecture.
Amsterdam

8 DAY AMSTERDAM > AMSTERDAM

April 13, 2020
April 15, 2020

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,200 Scenic Savings

Terms & Conditions

Offer are valid for new 2020 bookings made June 4, 2019 – October 31, 2019. Offers and fares are capacity controlled and may be changed, cancelled or withdrawn at any time. Free roundtrip economy air available with a maximum value of $1,400 per person. Free roundtrip premium economy air available on 11+ day europe sailings with a maximum value of $2,100 per person. Scenic Savings may vary by itinerary and departure. Offers are based on number of cruise days, and exclude the land portion of the trip. All offers are subject to availability and may sell out. If free airfare sells out, roundtrip economy airfare will be available starting at $395 per person. Scenic reserves the right to correct errors or omissions and to change any and all fares and promotions at any time. Availability is correct at the time of publishing but cannot be guaranteed. A non-refundable initial deposit of $500 per person is required at the time of booking, with full payment required 90 days prior to departure. Combinable with past passenger offers, referral offers and show vouchers. Not combinable with groups or any other offer. For the most up-to-date pricing, availability and offers, please call Scenic USA or contact your Travel Professional. Offers applicable for legal residents of the 50 United States of America & Washington D.C.