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About APT River Cruises

APT is a leading travel company and been family owned since it started in 1927. They have been operating river ships on Europe’s rivers for more than 20 years and today they own 20 river ships in Europe and also a vessel on the Mekong River in Asia. When travelling with APT the delight is in every detail and they call it, the APT Difference. From the warm welcome you receive every time you return from a day’s adventure, the inspirational destinations that form part of their programmes and the eye-opening experiences hand-picked by their local guides, you can rest assured that they’ve take care of everything. 

On-board their river ships, you will find elegant and comfortable suites that offer the perfect haven to retire to at the end of a busy day sightseeing. The public areas have also been designed to enhance your journey, with large outdoor decks to relax and watch the world float by, and a range of stylish lounges that offer a cosy place to enjoy a drink or two! One of the other stand-out features of an APT river cruise is their food. Enjoy fresh and tantalising cuisine for the duration of your cruise, with authentic regional dishes and casual yet attentive service. Furthermore, at the beginning and end of your journey, you will also enjoy a sumptuous welcome and farewell dinner.

When your river ship stops in port, the exploration can begin and APT offers a wealth of sightseeing experiences included in the price. APT hand-pick a selection of activities designed to get you to the heart of the region you’re exploring and this means that you can tailor what you do to match your interests, expectations and fitness. In certain locations, you will find their Signature Experiences which offer something a little bit special that you won’t find elsewhere. For example, in St Petersburg you have the opportunity to visit to the State Hermitage Museum before it opens to the public and in Germany you can visit Namedy Castle, home to Princess Heide von Hohenzoilern, and attend a cocktail party accompanied by a classical piano recital. It’s all in the detail with APT River Cruises and this is what makes them a firm favourite amongst Travel Routes clients. 


Ready to find your perfect APT River Cruise holiday?

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Cruise Ideas

Below is just a tiny selection of our cruise holidays with APT River Cruises. Get in touch to discuss your exact requirements and we'll help you find your perfect cruise holiday; 

8-Day Highlights of the Rhine & Main


8-Day Highlights of the Rhine & Main

Enjoy an 8-day river cruise down the Rhine and Main Canal from Amsterdam to Nuremberg. Aboard your APT River Ship you can enjoy elegant and comfortable suites, large outdoor decks to watch the world float by, and a range of stylish lounges that offer a cosy place to enjoy a delicious drink or two. There are 7 destinations along the route where APT offer excursions as part of your cruise fare and you can also enjoy one of their exclusive signature experiences with a private cocktail party and piano recital at Namedy Castle. 

March - November Departures

Amsterdam  >  Koblenz  >  Rudesheim  >  Miltenberg  >  Wurzburg  >  Bamberg  >  Nuremberg (Depart Munich)

Cruise Holiday Includes;

  • International flights from the UK in economy
  • 7 nights on board you APT Luxury River Ship
  • Experiences in 7 destinations
  • APT Luxury Signature Experience at Namedy Castle
  • The services of an APT Luxury Cruise Director
  • Luxury dining - a total of 20 meals included
  • A wide range of beverages on-board
  • Transfer from the airport and to and from the ship
  • Butler and room service
  • Port taxes and charges

From £2,195 per person

Price based on two people sharing a Cateogry E stateroom in March or November 2022. Other dates and upgrades available. Itinerary also operates in reverse. Simply enquire below.

15-Day Magnificent Europe


15-Day Magnificent Europe

APT's Magnificent Europe river cruise is their ultimate holiday for those looking to experience the best of the Rhine and Danube.  This 15-day holiday starts in iconic Amsterdam and finishes nearly 1400km away in majestic Budapest. The trip includes excursions in 14 destinations and a number of APT's Signature Experiences including a private cocktail party at Namedy Castle and a private classical concert in Vienna's City Palace. Onboard your elegant river ship, you will be well looked after with all the details taken care of including exquisite service, suptuous cuisine and a wide selection of beverages all included in the price. 

March - November Departures

Amsterdam  >  Koblenz  >  Rudesheim  >  Miltenberg  >  Wurzburg  >  Bamberg  >  Nuremberg (Depart Munich)

Cruise Holiday Includes;

  • International flights from the UK in economy
  • 14 nights on board you APT Luxury River Ship
  • Experiences in 14 destinations
  • APT Luxury Signature Experience at Namedy Castle
  • APT Luxury Signature Experience at Vienna's City Palace
  • Luxury dining - a total of 41 meals included
  • A wide range of beverages on-board
  • Transfer from the airport and to and from the ship
  • Butler and room service
  • Port taxes and charges

From £3,395 per person

Price based on two people sharing a Cateogry E stateroom in March or November 2022. Other dates and upgrades available. Itinerary also operates in reverse. Simply enquire below.

15-Day Vietnam & Cambodia Highlights


15-Day Vietnam & Cambodia Highlights

This fantastic 15-day touring and river cruise holiday discovers some of the best highlights of Vietnam and Cambodia. The trip starts off in Siem Reap with a number of excursions to choose from, including a visit to the famous Angkor Archaelogical Park. You will then travel to Kampong Cham to board your APT River Ship and spend the next 7-nights meandering down the beautiful Mekong River. There are plenty of stops along the way and a number of excursions to enjoy. In Oudong you can enjoy one of APT's Signature Experiences with a beautiful Buddhist Blessing Ceremony at a monastery. The trip finishes with 2 nights in Ho Chi Minh to experience the bustling sights and sounds of Vietnam's largest city. 

July - April Departures

Siem Reap  >  Kampong Cham  >  Koh Pen  >  Angkor Ban  >  Oknha Tey  >  Phnom Penh  >  Tan Chau  >  Sa Dec  >  Cai Be  >  My Tho  >  Ho Chi Minh 

Cruise Holiday Includes;

  • International flights from the UK in economy
  • 7 nights on board you APT Luxury River Ship
  • 5 nights hotel accommodation
  • Cultural Experiences in up to 11 towns, villages and cities
  • Dine at Vietnam House and savour an exclusive menu created by APT Ambassador Luke Nguyen
  • Experience a traditional Buddhist blessing ceremony at a monastery in Oudong
  • The services of an APT Luxury Cruise Director
  • Luxury dining - a total of 31 meals included
  • Port taxes and charges

From £4,945 per person

Price based on two people sharing a Cateogry E stateroom in February, March or April 2022. Many other dates and upgrades available. Itinerary also operates in reverse. Simply enquire below.

13-Day Russian Waterways


13-Day Russian Waterways

Join APT for a fascinating 13-day river cruise tour down the Russian Waterways from St Petersberg to Moscow. During the trip there are a number of experiences on offer in 7 destinations, allowing you to get to know the heart of Russia. Being APT there are also some fantastic Signature Experiences along the way including a private ballet performance at the Hermitage Theatre, a special before-hours visit to the State Hermitage Museum and a visit to Kizhi Island, home to some of Russia's iconic wooden architeture. Your home-from-home is the comfortable river ship, MS Valentina. On-board you can enjoy stylish accommodation, an elegant restaurant and a sun deck where you can take in the ever changing vistas. 

August - September Departures

St Petersberg  >  Lake Ladoga  >  Mandrogi  >  Lake Onega  >  Kizhi Island  >  White Lake  >  Goritsy  >  Yaroslavl  >  Uglich  >  Moscow

Cruise Holiday Includes;

  • International flights from the UK in economy
  • 10 nights on board you APT Luxury River Ship
  • 2 nights accommodation on land
  • Experiences in 7 destinations
  • APT Luxury Signature Experience at Hermitage Theatre
  • The services of an APT Luxury Cruise Director
  • Luxury dining - a total of 35 meals included
  • Beer, wine and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on your cruise
  • Transfer from the airport and to and from the ship
  • Port taxes and charges

From £5,195 per person

Price based on two people sharing a Cateogry E stateroom in March or November 2022. Other dates and upgrades available. Itinerary also operates in reverse. Simply enquire below.


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  • From charming guesthouses to 5* luxury, choose the style of travel that suits you.

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  • Our Truly Individual holidays are designed around you and allow you to have everything, just the way you like it!

  • From charming guesthouses to 5* luxury, choose the style of travel that suits you.

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  • We'll help you to create your perfect Truly Individual holiday, offering our expertise and guidance at every stage.

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