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The cruise lines or operators shown below link to cruise line details, regions cruised as well as ships in the fleet. We have split them into categories to make your exploration easier.

Amadeus River Cruises Amadeus River Cruises is an Austrian based operator of river cruises on European waterways offering quality vessels with varied itineraries. Cruises explore the Dutch and Belgian waterways, the Rhine, Moselle, Main and Danube rivers.
AmaWaterways AmaWaterways boasts the ‘highest rated river ships in Europe’, as rated by the Berlitz Guide to River Cruising and is known for its award-winning cuisine, extensive complimentary amenities, personalised service and custom designed ships AmaWaterways consistently leads the way in river cruising with enriching theme cruises, choice of enhanced active discovery tours and excursions, their unique Chef’s Table and La Chaine de Rotisseurs dining experience. With cruises travelling throughout Europe, Africa, Vietnam and Cambodia, AmaWaterways gives you the opportunity to see the world in luxury and comfort.” Click the picture or ship name to get more details about the ship and its calendar of cruises..
American Cruise Lines American Cruise Lines specialises in a unique style of small ship cruising along the inland waterways and rivers of the United States.
APT River Cruises APT together with partner AmaWaterways, possess over 15 years experience cruising the waterways of Europe offering unmatched experience and insight with every ship launched on schedule.
Aurora Expeditions Aurora Expeditions is a polar exploration cruise company that offers educational nature-based cruises to remote destinations in Antarctica, the Arctic and other area of special interest.
Avalon Waterways Avalon Waterways offers the youngest fleet of ships on Europe’s rivers. Sail past spectacular landscapes aboard luxurious & intimate ships. Large staterooms, most featuring wall-to-wall panoramic windows & French balconies.
Azamara Azamara Cruises is the boutique ships arm of Celebrity offering a high quality cruising experience on smaller deluxe ships.
Belmond Belmond offers a stylish collection of travel experiences including elegant river and island cruises alongside its trains and hotels.
Carnival Carnival cruises offer upbeat fun cruising with lots of activities, fast food and glitzy entertainment providing a good value cruise package.
Celebrity Celebrity is an American run operator with Greek origins that provides a high quality cruising experience on modern spacious ships.
Celestyal Cruises Celestyal Cruises is a Greek-Cypriot operator with two cruise ships providing destination intensive cruises in Cuba and the East and West Mediterranean to the English-speaking market.
CroisiEurope CroisiEurope is one of Europe's largest river cruise companies and offers a wide range of cruises on Europe's most beautiful rivers, French Canal and on the Mekong and Volga rivers.
Crystal Crystal Cruises' larger ships offer variety and facilities with small ship quality of service and cuisine. The Crystal experience is sophisticated, friendly service in a formal way. Crystal Esprit is an elegantly appointed 62 guest yacht.
Crystal River Cruises Crystal River Cruises offer a new class of river vessel. Six-star service. Superior dining. The largest suites in river cruising aboard an exquisite new class of river vessel.
Cunard Cunard ships provide the more traditional and longer voyages. They offer spacious surroundings, elegant public rooms and excellent cuisine.
Disney Cruise Line Disney offer seven day and short cruises in conjunction with a Walt Disney World stay with particular appeal to families.
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Hapag-Lloyd is a German line that offers some bilingual cruises to the world's more remote regions, following in the footsteps of the great explorers on smaller ships.
Holland America Holland America, now owned by the Carnival Corporation, offers the more traditional cruise experience. Attention to detail and style is accompanied by good cuisine and service. Public rooms are elegant and make use of lots of antiques.
Marella Cruises Marella Cruises is one of the UK's biggest tour operators and offer value for money packaged cruises and well tried itineraries.
MSC MSC has built a fleet of modern ships offering Italian style cruising with a wide choice of itineraries. Service is warm and friendly and the cuisine varies to suit the tastes of the mixed nationalities onboard.
Norwegian Cruise Line Norwegian Cruise Line offers an easy going casual experience with its Freestyle Cruising® programme providing freedom, choice and flexibility in dining, on board activities, entertainment and excursions.
Oceania Cruises Oceania Cruises was formed in 2002 to offer luxury cruising at good value prices with excellent cuisine, and destination oriented itineraries that have been tailored to include many overnight port stays.
Pandaw Expeditions Pandaw Expeditions offers cruises on the Irrawaddy River in Burma and the Mekong in Vietnam and Cambodia onboard reproductions of the original 1947 Irrawaddy Steamers.
P and O P&O Cruises has a long and distinguished record in cruising. Part of the Carnival Group, it offers a very British cruising experience and caters for all age groups. Cuisine is good and service is friendly and efficient.
Paul Gauguin Cruises Paul Gauguin Cruises offers luxury cruising combined with the opportunity to discover Tahiti, French Polynesia and the South Pacific aboard a ship built for the destination.
Ponant Ponant offers chic yacht style cruising without the crowds to destinations off the beaten track. Service, food and the general experience is high quality and very French on all its cruises.
Princess Princess Cruises first set sail in 1965 with a single ship cruising to Mexico. Now the third largest cruise line in the world, renowned for innovative ships, an array of onboard options, and an environment of exceptional customer service.
Regent Seven Seas Sailing with Regent is an exquisite experience. Ultra-luxury defines the onboard lifestyle where everything imaginable is included! You will experience first class service at every turn and enjoy the peace of mind of an all-inclusive luxury cruise.
Royal Caribbean Royal Caribbean International delivers a consistent level of cruises to suit families, couples and singles. The style is American with plentiful food and quality entertainment.
Saga Saga Cruises offers a classic cruising experience that is elegant, yet informal and comfortable.
Scenic Luxury Cruises and Tours Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours is an Australian based tour operator that operates its own, custom built, state of the art River Cruisers on European rivers.
Seabourn Seabourn Cruises is the world of small deluxe ships circling the world in search of sunshine, exotic ports, rich cultural experiences and beautiful scenery.
SeaDream Yacht Club SeaDream Yacht Club is yacht style luxury on small intimate ships cruising to the more remote harbours of the Caribbean and Mediterranean. Excellent cuisine and superb service are offered on an all inclusive basis in a relaxed but elegant ambience.
Shearings Shearings Holidays is a UK specialist tour operator for the mature traveller offering holidays throughout the UK, Europe and beyond by coach, air and rail, as well as sea and river cruises.
Silversea Silversea Cruises offers ultra-deluxe cruising at the very top end of the market and has established a good reputation for a lavish fully inclusive cruising experience.
Silversea Expeditions Adventure-seeking travellers, with discerning tastes, are thrilled to discover Silversea Expeditions offers journeys that are just as exhilarating as they are luxurious.
Star Cruises Established in 1994, Star Cruises operates principally in the Pan Asia area and offers a mix of casino and traditional cruising. The basic experience is oriental and the choice of food and service is excellent.
U by Uniworld U by Uniworld is a new take on experiential travel, with cruises designed for those with a passion for exploring and a taste for authentic adventures.
Uniworld Uniworld is a specialist American worldwide river and inshore cruise operator offering premium level cruises in Europe. They provide an all-inclusive experience to discerning, experienced travelers in an all-English speaking, non-smoking environment.
Windstar Windstar Cruises offers a classic sailing experience aboard handsome vessels with elegant but limited facilities. The experience is relaxed, unstructured and outdoor watersports form an important part of the activities.