River Duchess

River Duchess Review and Specifications

Specifications of River Duchess

Year built2003  /  Age : 15
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderShipyard De Hoop (Lobith, Holland)
Owner(TravCorp) The Travel Corporation
OperatorUniworld River Cruises
Speed13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph
Length (LOA)110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Passengers66 - 132
Crew41
Decks5
Cabins66
Decks with cabins4
Last Refurbishment2012

Current itinerary of River Duchess

River Duchess current cruise is 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Bucharest. Prices start from USD 13948 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 11 Sep, 2018 and ends on 03 Oct, 2018.

Date / TimePort
11 Sep      Departing from Amsterdam, Holland   
12 Sep     Amsterdam, Holland   
13 Sep     Cologne, Germany   
14 Sep     Rhine Gorge, Germany   
14 Sep     Rudesheim, Germany   
15 Sep     Frankfurt am Main, Germany   
16 Sep     Wertheim am Main, Germany   
17 Sep     Wurzburg, Germany   
18 Sep     Main River, Germany   
18 Sep     Kitzingen, Germany   
19 Sep     Bamberg, Germany   
20 Sep     Nuremberg, Germany   
20 Sep     Main-Danube Canal, Germany   
21 Sep     Kelheim, Germany   
21 Sep     Regensburg, Germany   
22 Sep     Passau, Germany   
23 Sep     Weissenkirchen in der Wachau, Austria   
23 Sep     Wachau Valley, Austria   
24 Sep     Vienna, Austria   
25 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
26 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
27 Sep     Budapest, Hungary   
27 Sep     Danube River   
28 Sep     Vukovar, Croatia   
29 Sep     Belgrade, Serbia   
30 Sep     Iron Gate, Serbia-Romania   
01 Oct     Vidin, Bulgaria   
02 Oct     Ruse, Bulgaria   
03 Oct     Giurgiu, Romania   
03 Oct      Arriving in Bucharest, Romania(Transfer)   

Review of River Duchess

Uniworld River Duchess ship cruises on Rhine, Danube and Main Rivers departing from Antwerp, Amsterdam, Vienna and Istanbul. Uniworld (officially "Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection") is a major river cruise company part of The Travel Corporation group.

With the same design features and amenities are the Uniworld ships Ambassador (1993), Baroness (1994), Countess (2003), Empress (2001), Princess (2001), Queen(1999), Royale (2006).

MS River Duchess cruise ship features only outside cabins (67, 22 with French balconies), maintained by daily service, all with controllable AC, premium bedding, direct-dial telephone, storage, flat-screen TV, built-in safe, hair dryer and compact bathroom with L’Occitane products. The staterooms on the lower deck have a wide window, and the middle deck staterooms feature a large panoramic window. The elevator services Duchess' three interior decks.

River Duchess cruise ship

River Duchess Main Restaurant is on ship's lower deck and dining there is “best-of-the-best”. Breakfast and lunch are buffet style with a variety of cold and hot items, as well as individually prepared. Menu items offer American and Continental preparations. Local specialities are also featured. Dinner includes four courses, open-seating, with a selection of fine wines, beers and soft drinks.

River Duchess river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Uniworld rates. They might be different when you book your Uniworld River Duchess cruise only or cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. Uniworld offers air-inclusive cruise deals and pre/post cruise hotel packages as extensions (at additional cost).

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

River Duchess wiki

  • Cabin grades number: 6
  • Total number of cabins: 66 (of which 4 Suite)
  • Restaurants: Palace Restaurant (main dining room)
  • Lounges & Bars: Blue Danube Lounge (featuring a dance floor and full-service Bar), Captain's Lounge & Library (full-service bar), Patio Lounge, La Motte Sky Lounge
  • Sun Deck (chessboard, shuffleboard), Serenity Spa, Fitness Center, sauna, 24-hour specialty tea and coffee bar, laundry and ironing facilities, elevator, 24-hour reception service, free Internet and Wi-Fi access.
  • River Duchess ship was extensively renovated in 2009 and 2012.
  • All riverview suites and standard staterooms are with handcrafted UK-made Savoir beds and top-luxury bedding sets. All the Rhine Deck’s cabins are with French balconies. Additional ship amenities include complimentary use of Nordic walking sticks and bicycles on all Uniworld cruises’ shore excursions.

River Duchess - user reviews and comments

River Duchess Itineraries

The below listed River Duchess cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Uniworld fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2018 May 22 22 days, one-way from Bucharest to Amsterdam Bucharest$13198
2018 May 31 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest$8548
2018 Jun 15 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Bucharest Amsterdam$13198
2018 Jun 15 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam$8548
2018 Jun 30 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$3922
2018 Jul 05 22 days, one-way from Bucharest to Amsterdam Bucharest$13198
2018 Jul 08 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$3922
2018 Jul 14 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest$8548
2018 Jul 29 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Bucharest Amsterdam$13198
2018 Jul 29 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam$8548
2018 Aug 13 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$3922
2018 Aug 18 22 days, one-way from Bucharest to Amsterdam Bucharest$13198
2018 Aug 21 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$3922
2018 Aug 27 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest$8548
2018 Sep 11 22 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Bucharest Amsterdam$13948
2018 Sep 11 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam$9148
2018 Sep 26 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$4152
2018 Oct 01 22 days, one-way from Bucharest to Amsterdam Bucharest$13948
2018 Oct 04 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$4152
2018 Oct 10 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest$8548
2018 Oct 25 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam$7948
2018 Nov 09 15 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest$7948