CLIA River Cruise Conference 2018 to Be Held in Paris

By ,   May 29, 2018 ,   Cruise Industry

CLIA UK & Ireland River Cruise Conference will be held in Paris for the first time on November 10-11, 2018.

Senior cruise industry personalities and travel agents come together for the 8th annual conference to learn about brand new trends and developments in the river cruise sector.

Europe accounts for nearly 90% of all river cruise itineraries for UK clients, according to research, supplied by CLIA.

River cruise market

According to senior vice president membership and director CLIA UK & Ireland, Andy Harmer, river cruising is undergoing "a renaissance, with new ships, younger guests than ever before, and exciting new itinerary options."

Harmer added that due to astonishing growth seen in the sector during the past decade, the days of river being marginal part of cruise industry were over.