National Geographic River Cruises

Airfare now included for 2019 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 eight National Geographic river cruises setting out in 2019 on board our state-of-the-art river ships, to explore Europe's great waterways and one of Asia's most vital rivers, the Irrawaddy.

Availability is limited, so book your Suite today.
11 Day Bordeaux River Cruise, 11 Day Douro River Cruise, and 15 Day Legendary Rivers of Europe - Free Premium Economy Airfare or $1,500 Scenic Savings

All other sailings – FREE Roundtrip Economy Air or $1,000 Scenic Savings
New for 2019! Holland and Belgium in Springtime River Cruise
Discover Holland and Belgium at the height of spring – when fields of tulips blanket the low country and trees burst with blossoms. On an 8-day cruise, glide past scenic villages and historic cities.
Amsterdam

8 DAY AMSTERDAM > AMSTERDAM

April 17 & 24, 2019

Free Economy Airfare -or- $1,000/pp Scenic Savings PLUS door-to-door airport transfers

New for 2019! 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

May 25 & September 23, 2019

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $1,500 Scenic Savings

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

11 DAY AMSTERDAM > BASEL

June 12, 2019

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,000 Scenic Savings

Gems of the Danube River
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.
Cologne

8 DAY BUDAPEST > NUREMBERG

August 1, 2019

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,000 Scenic Savings

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

8 DAY NUREMBERG > BUDAPEST

December 2, 2018

Free Economy Airfare - or - $1,000 Scenic Savings

Bordeaux River Cruise: Culture, Cuisine, and Chateaux
Extraordinary landscapes, delicious fare, winemaking that has been refined to an art and a wealth of historical riches on a romantic river cruise.
Bordeaux

11 DAY BORDEAUX > BORDEAUX

May 25, 2019

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $1,500 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

May 29, 2019

Free Premium Economy Airfare - or - $1,500 Scenic Savings

Terms and Conditions

Offer are valid for new 2019 bookings made Febraury 15 – March 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 for 8-10 day itineraries. Free roundtrip premium economy air available with a maximum value of $2,100 per person 11+ day europe sailings. Scenic Savings up to $1,500 per person available in lieu of flights. Amounts vary by itinerary. Free roundtrip transfers from home to airport up to $450 per booking, April departures only. No cash value. Scenic will coordinate transfers 30 days prior to 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. 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.