Explore the world's top river cruises with our 2022 European river cruises. At Authentic Voyages, we host only the best luxury cruise lines. They'll take you all over Europe, from the upper reaches of Germany all the way down to Southern countries like Portugal and Romania. Each of our river cruises invites you to immerse yourself in the cultures, arts, and histories of each destination. You'll witness the places where early Western society began, today protected as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Alongside those sites you'll find museums with seemingly endless collections of historical artifacts. Europe honors its history, but balances it with progressing toward the future. In cities like Amsterdam, Berlin, and Basel, you'll have the chance to see the bustling life of Europe's present citizens, their innovations, and the worlds they live in.
The Greatest Way to Explore Europe
European river cruises offer the best way to see Europe. For 2022, the European cruise industry is back in full force, with updated safety procedures to ensure that you and your loved ones can stay healthy and worry free while venturing abroad. You'll be able to enjoy captivating tours from local experts and VIP experiences that no others have access to, all with the returning comfort of luxuriously furnished cruise ships when the day is done.
Take a look at this list of all of our 2022 European river cruises to find our favorite upcoming cruises, or contact our experts to find even more opportunities and learn about the trips themselves. Or, if you're still wanting to learn more about the great places our cruises travel to, be sure to start with our European river cruise destinations.
Featured 2022 European River Cruises
Founder's Grand Cruise | Bordeaux, Wine & Bulls
14 Days or 13 Days | Bordeaux, France to Pamplona, Spain (Or Reverse)
This cruise and land tour takes you in the footsteps of author Ernest Hemingway, from the chateaux of Bordeaux, France to the Festival of San Fermin in Pamplona, Spain. Brought to you by Authentic Voyages and Running of the Bulls, sail aboard the luxurious SS Bon Voyage for 8 days in the Bordeaux wine region. Then, take the Authentic Voyages Pyrenees Express southward into Spain, just in time to catch the opening ceremonies at the famed San Fermin Festival. As you chase the adventurous spirit of Hemingway himself, you'll have the chance to meet his grandson, visit many of his favorite destinations, and much more.
For those that aren't able to make the sailing prior to the San Fermin Festival, we'll be hosting another tour date that encapsulates the roaring closing ceremonies. After, you'll make your way to Bordeaux for the 8 day river cruise.
2022 Sailing Dates
June 25 - July 8 (14 Days/13 Nights)
July 12 - July 24 (14 Days/13 Nights)
Viking River Cruises 2022
Chateaux, Rivers, and Wine | 8 Days | Bordeaux to Bordeaux
Danube Waltz | 8 Days | Passau to Budapest
Elegant Elbe | 10 Days | Berlin to Prague
Grand European Tour | 15 Days | Amsterdam to Budapest
Paris to the Swiss Alps | 12 Days | Paris to Zurich
Rhine Getaway | 8 Days | Amsterdam to Basel
Scenic River Cruises 2022
Beautiful Bordeaux | 11 Days | Bordeaux to Bordeaux
Gems of the Danube | 8 Days | Budapest to Nuremberg
Treasures of the Rhine | 8 Days | Amsterdam to Nuremberg
Uniworld River Cruises 2022
Brilliant Bordeaux | 8 Days | Bordeaux to Bordeaux
Castles Along the Rhine | 8 Days | Basel to Amsterdam
Enchanting Danube | 8 Days | Budapest to Passau
2022 European Cruises by River
We also have 2022 and 2023 European cruises available by river for specific itineraries. Set sail on Europe's best rivers with our cruise selects, or contact an Authentic Voyages expert to learn about additional cruising opportunities. Our arsenal of voyages is constantly growing, each carefully handpicked to ensure we offer you only the best in luxury European river cruising.