Award Winning Fleet
Our River Cruise & Small Ships are Tops!
Grand Circle’s M/S Provence and M/V Arethusa were each ranked #1 in their respective categories in Condé Nast Traveler’s “Top 100 Cruise Ships in the World” 2013 Readers’ Poll. In addition, 12 of our privately owned vessels were among the “Top 40 River Cruise Ships,” and 2 more of our vessels were ranked among the “Top 20 Small Cruise Ships,” for a total of 14 ships on the list—more than any other cruise line!
2 Grand Circle small ships, Top 20 Small Cruise Ships:
- M/V Arethusa (#1): The Rivieras: France, Italy & the Isles
- M/V Artemis (#14): Hidden Gems of the Dalmatian Coast & Greece
12 Grand Circle river cruise ships, Top 40 River-Cruise Ships
Grand Circle Cruise Line named to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2013 Gold List and Platinum Circle of “World’s Best River Cruise Lines”
We’re pleased to share that Grand Circle Cruise Line has again been named to Condé Nast Traveler’s annual Gold List of “World’s Best River Cruise Lines”—and to its Platinum Circle of repeat winners. Our overall score of 94.3 was the highest overall score of any cruise line listed in either the river or ocean cruise line categories.
Grand Circle Cruise Line was ranked #1 “World’s Best River Cruise Line” by Condé Nast Traveler readers
We’re proud to announce that Grand Circle Cruise Line was ranked #1 “World’s Best River Cruise Line” in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards. This is the eighth year we’ve been recognized among the world’s best in the prestigious magazine’s annual survey—and the first time we’ve received this top honor. What makes this award so special is that it comes from our passionate travelers who read Condé Nast Traveler and took the time to vote and share their views with other travelers.
When you compare our award-winning onboard experience with our comprehensive value and low per diems, it’s clear: Other small ship cruise companies just don’t compare.