To commemorate 40 years in river cruise business, CroisiEurope offers a 40-day river sailing through continental Europe, departing May 5 to June 15, 2016. The special cruise combines four of the most popular sailings of the company and features new ports of call. CroisiEurope's itinerary starts in Spain (Seville) and ends in Romania (Tulcea) in the Black Sea.
Throughout the cruise guests will be able to experience different ships of the line while sailing through twelve countries across Europe. Shore trips include visits to over half a dozen UNESCO World Heritage Sites, such as the burial site of Leonardo da Vinci; Beethoven’s childhood home; wine tastings from the most prestigious vineyards in France (including Mouton Rothschild and Lafite-Rothschild); a viewing of works by Vermeer and Rembrandt.
Additional inclusions, such as a guided visit of Alhambra in Granada and Château Versailles in Paris allow guests to follow in the footsteps of rulers and kings who helped shaping modern-day Europe. Guests will also enjoy a celebratory dinner onboard CroisiEurope vessels with the founding Schmitter family in Strasbourg.
The Anniversary cruise is available for booking only in its 40-day entirety. Program details include: Cruise on Guadalquivir and Guadiana Rivers (May 5), Cruise on Gironde River (May 13), Stopover in Loire Valley (May 18), Cruise on Seine River (May 20), Cruise along the Rhine (May 23), Cruise on the Danube to the Black Sea (May 29).
Prices start from US$10,900 per person, double occupancy.