2022/2023 Europe River Cruise Offers

Rhine, Main & Danube, France and Portugal Rivers

Super Earlybird Offers - Save from $8,910 per couple on 2022 cruises

Join us in 2022 or 2023 and uncover the delights of Europe’s iconic rivers on board our intimate small ships. Each of our carefully crafted itineraries introduce must-see sights, stunning landscapes and regional customs rarely experienced by the ordinary traveller. Plus, with so much included, our promise of exceptional EmeraldVALUE ensures complete peace-of-mind when travelling with us.

Book early to secure our Super Earlybird Offers and enjoy the very best prices for travel in 2022/2023, with your first choice of suite and preferred departure date.

You can book and cruise with confidence with our included Deposit Protection Plan, valued at $125pp, and Flexible Booking Conditions. For extra peace of mind, choose to add our new Platinum Protection Plan, which will provide you with the flexibility to change or cancel up to 15 days from departure^. 

2022/2023 Super Earlybird Offers

Book and deposit on a 2022/2023 European River Cruise in a Category C suite or higher and pay in full 12 months prior to departure and save an extra 10% on top of the Earlybird offer.
  • Save from $8,910 per couple*
    On selected European river cruises with 23 cruising days.
  • Save from $5,927 per couple*
    On selected Southern France, Portugal, Danube, Rhine, Main and Moselle river cruises, with 15 cruising days.
  • Save up to $3,100 per couple*
    On selected Southern France, Portugal, Danube, Rhine, Main and Moselle river cruises, with 8-10 cruising days.

Book with Confidence Inclusions

  • Deposit Protection Plan Included
    Complimentary Deposit Protection Plan valued at $125pp has been included for new 2022/2023 Europe River Cruise bookings made before 30th Nov 2021. Excludes Russia.
  • Flexible Booking Policy Included
    With our Flexible Booking Policy*, for new 2022/2023 River Cruise or 2022/2023 Ocean Cruise bookings, you can defer your travel plans by transferring to an alternate departure date or itinerary or cancel up to 60 days prior to your cruise commencing with no Scenic Group fees (third party fees may apply).

Plus, add our new Platinum Protection Plan

  • Platinum Protection Plan
    Take advantage of our Platinum Protection Plan (PPP) for $395pp for river cruising. By adding this plan, you are covered if you fall ill, or your travel plans are impacted by COVID-19, up until 31 days prior to departure with a 100% refund (less airline cancellation fees and PPP cost), or a 70% refund between 15 and 30 days prior to departure (less PPP cost).
Learn more about our Cruise with Confidence and health and safety policies, our Deposit Protection Plan and Platinum Protection Plan.

Limited availability, and once sold out, Earlybird offers or standard fares apply (subject to availability). For river cruises not included in this offer, please view our Earlybird offers. 

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Benefits of securing a Super Earlybird Offer

Super Earlybirds
Earlybirds
15-23 Cruising Days SAVE from $8,910 per couple* SAVE up to $5,300 per couple*
 Available on Vista & Horizon Deck Suites* (Cat C, B, A, S, SA)  All Suites & Staterooms
8-10 Cruising Days SAVE from $3,100 per couple* SAVE up to $2,000 per couple*
Deposit Protection Plan
Flexible Booking Policy
Upgrade to Platinum Protection Plan
Book by Book now and pay in full 12 months prior to departure  14th May 2021
Sample Cruise Pricing  15 Day Splendours of Europe cruise in a Balcony Suite (C Cat) from $7,592pp*. Save from $5,927 per couple*. Effective upgrade price is $1,147pp*  15 Day Splendours of Europe cruise in an Emerald Stateroom (E Cat) from $6,445pp*. Save up to $4,000 per couple*
To secure your Super Earlybird Offer call us on 0800 330 340 or select your preferred cruise, departure date and suite and book online today

2022/2023 Earlybird Offers

Book and pay a deposit on a 2022/2023 European river cruise and save up to $5,300 per couple* on Rhine, Main and Danube cruises:
  • Save up to $5,300 per couple*
    Save up to $2,650pp/$5,300 per couple* on selected European river cruises with 23 cruising days.
  • Save up to $4,000 per couple*
    Save up to $2,000pp/$4,000 per couple* on 15 day Rhine, Main and Danube river cruises.
  • Save up to $2,000 per couple*
    Save up to $1,000pp/$2,000 per couple* on Rhine, Main and Danube river cruises 8-10 days in length.

Book with Confidence Inclusions

  • Deposit Protection Plan Included
    Complimentary Deposit Protection Plan valued at $125pp has been included for new 2022/2023 Europe River Cruise bookings made before 30th Nov 2021. Excludes Russia.
  • Flexible Booking Policy Included
    With our Flexible Booking Policy*, for new 2022/2023 River Cruise or 2022/2023 Ocean Cruise bookings, you can defer your travel plans by transferring to an alternate departure date or itinerary or cancel up to 60 days prior to your cruise commencing with no Scenic Group fees (third party fees may apply).

Plus, add our new Platinum Protection Plan

  • Platinum Protection Plan
    Take advantage of our Platinum Protection Plan (PPP) for $395pp for river cruising. By adding this plan, you are covered if you fall ill, or your travel plans are impacted by COVID-19, up until 31 days prior to departure with a 100% refund (less airline cancellation fees and PPP cost), or a 70% refund between 15 and 30 days prior to departure (less PPP cost).
Learn more about our Cruise with Confidence and health and safety policies, our Deposit Protection Plan and Platinum Protection Plan.

Limited availability, and once sold out, Earlybird offers or standard fares apply (subject to availability). For river cruises not included in this offer, please view our Earlybird offers. 

Terms and conditions >

Solo traveller offers

  • No single supplement*
    Book and deposit as a single traveller on selected 2022/2023 Europe or France river cruises in an Emerald Stateroom and pay no single supplement (limited availability)*.
  • Save up to $8,015 off the single supplement*
    Or book and deposit as a single traveller on selected 2022/2023 Europe or France river cruises in a category A Emerald Balcony Suite and save up to $8,015 off the single supplement (limited availability)*.
  • Save on your single supplement*
    Book and deposit as a single traveller in our specially designed Emerald Single Staterooms (ES category) on selected Europe and France cruises. (only 2 Emerald Single Staterooms per ship)
To secure your Super Earlybird Offer call us on 0800 330 340 or select your preferred cruise, departure date and suite and book online today
European River Cruises 2022

Start planning your exceptional value European river cruise

To secure your Super Earlybird Offer call us on 0800 330 340 or select your preferred cruise, departure date and suite and book online today
General Information & Conditions. Please read carefully before booking. 

2022/2023 Super Earlybird Offers 
Valid for travel in 2022/2023, strictly limited availability on set departure dates, not combinable with other offers, available until 30th Nov 2021 unless sold out. Available on Vista & Horizon Deck Suites only (Cat C, B, A, S, SA) on the Rhine, Danube & Rhone river cruises. Full payment is due 12 months prior to departure for offer to apply. Offer on new bookings only and not available for bookings using a Future Travel Credit (FTC) Voucher. Save up to $8,910 per couple is based tour code EWCR & Save up to $3100 per couple is based on tour code EFRC & twin share only in AUD & NZD. 2022 Super Earlybird Sample Cruise Pricing:  Cruise from $7,572pp based on a C Category Balcony Suite on EWCR 22/10/2022 departure. Solo Travellers enquire for best offer. Once sold out or if full payment is not received the standard Earlybird offers or best available offer will apply. A non refundable booking deposit of $100 per person per cruise/tour is due at time of booking. A second non refundable deposit of $900 per person per cruise/tour must be paid within 48 hours of making a booking. We reserve the right to withdraw offer at any time.  

2022/2023 Earlybird Offers 
Valid for travel in 2022/2023 only, strictly limited availability. Must be booked and deposited by 30th Nov, 2021. Once sold out the Full Fare will apply.  Save up to $5,300 per couple based on the 23 day EBBI. Save up to $4,000 per couple based on a 15 day EWCR in a twin share basis, in AUD & NZD. Save up to $1,500 per couple based on EWAB in a twin share basis, in AUD & NZD.  2022 Earlybird Sample Cruise Pricing:  Cruise from $6,445pp based on an E Category Emerald Stateroom EWCR 22/10/2022 departure. Solo Travellers – Save up to $8,335 is based on a single traveller paying double for an ‘A’ category cabin which would normally be $9,255 per person + Cat A upgrade $2,780 per person x two = $24,070 minus one port charges $920 = $23,150 on EWCR060822.1 

A non-refundable booking deposit of $100 per person per cruise is due at time of booking. A second non-refundable deposit of $900 per person per cruise must be paid within 48 hours of making a booking. We reserve the right to withdraw offer at any time. 

Flexible Booking Policy 
With our Flexible Booking Policy*, for new 2022/2023 River Cruise or 2022/2023 Ocean Cruise bookings, you can defer your travel plans by transferring to an alternate departure date or itinerary or cancel up to 60 days prior to your cruise commencing with no Scenic Group fees (third party fees may apply).  For cancellations, the value of the booking will be applied as a Future Travel Credit (FTC) which is valid for 24 months. This flexible booking and cancellation policy excludes Canada, Russia, South America, Australia and New Zealand land touring.

Deposit Protection Plan 
The DPP is provided at a cost of $125 per person per tour or cruise, $200 per person per tour or cruise on Emerald Azzurra voyages and $250 per person per cruise on Scenic Eclipse voyages. The DPP is not available on Russian cruises, Russian cruise tours, Amazon and Galapagos cruises and Dalmatia cruises. Where You cancel a tour or cruise prior to the invoiced final Payment Date, and the Deposit Protection Plan applies, We will hold Your deposit, less any third party cancellation and/or administrative fees incurred by Us, for Our tour products only, (i.e. not products provided by third parties such as air travel), then We will credit the remainder of the deposit towards an alternative tour product, if You book within 24 months of cancellation. If Your tour or cruise is suspended the terms and conditions of the suspension will be applicable to Your booking and the cost of the DPP and all funds being held will be moved into a Future Travel Credit. The DPP is not combinable with any other exceptional discounts or offers, that may be promoted at the time You pay Your deposit. If You do not rebook within 24 months, or utilise all of Your Deposit, it will be forfeited. If You have booked a tour with an applicable Fly Deal or other Earlybird Offer, any airline cancellation fees will be deducted from the deposit amount if flights have been ticketed. The Deposit Protection Plan does not, nor is it intended to, replace travel insurance.
Policy is effective for new bookings made from 29 June 2021.

Platinum Protection Plan 
The Platinum Protection Plan (“PPP”) is available for new river and ocean cruising bookings for travel after 1 January 2022 for Scenic and Emerald Cruises (“Eligible Booking”). The PPP must be purchased together with the Eligible Booking at time such booking is made and may not be added at a later date. The PPP is not available on Russian cruises, Russian cruise tours, Amazon and Galapagos cruises or land tours and the PPP is also not available to new bookings using a Future Travel Credit. If you have purchased the PPP with an Eligible Booking, and your Eligible Booking is cancelled due to a one or more Prescribed Reasons, any time on or before 31 days prior to your prior to the date your journey commences with Us, including flight arrangements, we will refund all money paid on your Eligible Booking, less the PPP Fee, airline cancellation fees, if any and travel agent administration fees; or if cancellation occurs at any time on or after 30 days but no later than 15 days prior to your prior to the date your journey commences with Us, including flight arrangements due to one or more Prescribed Reasons, we will refund 70% of the money paid on your Eligible Booking, after deducting the PPP Fee and travel agent administration fees. If you have booked a cruise with an applicable Fly Deal or other Earlybird Offer, any airline cancellation fees will be deducted from the refund amount if flights have been ticketed. The PPP is not an insurance policy and does not, nor is it intended to, replace any travel insurance or cancellation and interruption insurance. For full terms please click here.  

For full terms and conditions please click here. Information and availability correct at 18/5/21 and subject to change. Emerald Cruises (a division of Scenic Tours Pty Ltd) ABN 85 002 715 602.