The Leader in Small Ship and River Cruising Worldwide
Worldwide Discovery at Extraordinary Value Since 1958
European River Cruises
Grand Circle Cruise Line’s European River Cruises immerse you in culture, history, and local life along the Danube, Elbe, Mosel, Rhine, Rhone, Seine, and Volga. Aboard a private river cruise ship from our award-winning fleet, you’ll enjoy the camaraderie of traveling with like-minded Americans. And on shore, you’ll get an insider’s perspective of European river ports with an expert, resident Program Director—each assigned to no more than 45 travelers.
Whether you want to explore the castles of Germany, experience the Old World charm of Prague, or discover Russian traditions, our River Cruises provide you with a 4-star travel experience at a 3-star price.
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. Learn more »
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