scenic cruises delivers the ultimate in river cruising for travelers who seek extraordinary experiences and exceptional service, with all the extras included. explore exciting destinations in europe, france & russia aboard scenic cruises' fleet of innovative "space ships."
Scenic Cruises Ships
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16 scenic cruises ships
Scenic Cruises Overview
Scenic Cruises delivers the ultimate river cruising experience, with all the extras included. Explore exciting destinations in Europe, France & Russia aboard Scenic Cruises' fleet of innovative 'Space Ships', river cruise ships that have been designed to provide the best in passenger comfort with up to 20% more space than average river cruise ships.
a private, australian-owned company, scenic cruises boasts 25 years of experience creating, hosting and delivering incredible extraordinary vacations to exotic destinations around the globe. founded on a passion for creating authentic travel experiences, scenic cruises' crew members and expert local guides are unified by a love of travel and committed to ensuring every last detail is taken care of with first-class service provided for each valued guest.
Scenic Cruises' All-Inclusive Luxury
scenic cruises is renowned for delivering the ultimate in all-inclusive luxury. scenic river cruises* will include:
- Unlimited Complimentary Beverages
- Private Butler Service - for every guest
- Complimentary bottled water - replenished daily
- Complimentary in-suite minibar - replenished daily
- Scenic Enrich, Scenic FreeChoice and Scenic Tailormade* sightseeing activities and events
- Scenic Cycling* - complimentary bicycles for onshore exploration
- All meals
- River Cafe* - all day dining including espresso, cakes, gourmet wraps and gelato
- Table La Rive* - Chef?s Table dinner
- Crystal Dining Room - themed dinners with entertainment, Lobster Farewell dinner
- High Tea - on the Terrace
- Scenic Sun Lounge* - private balcony conversion
- Scenic Riverview - GPS-activated expert commentary
- Complimentary Wi-Fi internet
- Complimentary Mac-mini in every suite and stateroom
- On board entertainment
- Airport transfers
- ALL TIPPING AND GRATUITIES - on board and on shore
*May not be available on all ships or destinations. Please check with your Cruise Specialist for details.
Scenic Cruises partnered with top river ship designers and naval architects to create some of the newest and most luxurious vessels sailing the world's picturesque rivers today.
This impressive fleet of Scenic 'Space-Ship' was purpose-built to provide just that - space. Each vessel delivers up to 20% more space and is 22% longer than average river cruise ships, allowing an unparalleled sense of personal space and freedom.
Scenic Cruises uncompromising attention to detail is evident from the moment you step onboard, each ship's modern design features contemporary, luxurious finishes, fine woods and soft, high quality fabrics - all carefully selected with your comfort in mind.
迪威国际scenic cruises space-ships navigate the historic waterways of europe, france and russia:
- Rhine, Maine and Danube Rivers - Scenic Ruby, Scenic Pearl, Scenic Crystal, Scenic Jewel, Scenic Jade, Scenic Jasper and Scenic Opal
- Dordogne and Garonne Rivers (Bordeaux, Wine Region of France) - Scenic Diamond
- Rhone, Saone and Seine Rivers of France - Scenic Sapphire, Scenic Emerald and Scenic Gem
- Volga River of Russia - the Scenic Tsar, Scenic Cruises' first boutique small ship, accommodating just 112 guests
onboard amenities include two bars, a large lounge, outdoor viewing decks, range of six dining options, entertainment area, and gift shop, as well as a wellness area for beauty and massage, gym and sauna.
Scenic Cruises Accommodations
Scenic Cruises' spacious staterooms feature state-of-the-art facilities and the services of a Private Butler for all guests, on hand to assist with anything you may need from complimentary refreshments to salon appointments. All Scenic 'Space-Ships' have two full decks of private balcony suites which represent 84% of all cabins across the fleet. Watch the ever-changing scenery from your private balcony, that is 24% larger than other river cruise ships, and includes innovative Scenic 'Sun Lounge', which enclose the entire balcony at the touch of a button for a unique indoor lounge with full window views.
迪威国际each luxurious and contemporary suite is a peaceful haven complete with the finest amenities such as deluxe scenic slumber beds boasting egyptian cotton linens and pillow menu, lush bathrobes, l'occitane toiletries, flat-screen hdtv, minibar, complimentary mac-mini and wi-fi access, as well as nightly turndown service and a personal safe for your valuables.
Scenic Cruises Dining
迪威国际one of the great joys of travel is experiencing cuisine of other countries. food is always a highlight of a scenic cruises voyage, with local and internationally inspired cuisine available in both fine dining and relaxed atmospheres featuring fresh, local produce, the finest cuts of meat and regional specialties.
- Crystal Dining Room: spacious and light, with floor-to-ceiling glass exposing the passing panorama, this open seating restaurants offers breakfast, lunch and dinner as a sumptuous selection of full buffet, a la carte and chef's station dishes. A generous selection of complimentary beverages from premium regional wines selected by a sommelier to beer, spirits, soft drinks and bottled mineral water accompany every meal.
- River Cafe: this casual eatery is open to all guests with a delicious range of light meals, snacks and refreshments available throughout the day. You can also order a picnic basket for your Scenic Tailormade discovery, enjoy breakfast over sunrise and order a late lunch of freshly made sandwiches, wraps, fish and chips and gourmet pizza, and gelato and pastries for a sweet treat.
- Portobellos: exclusive and intimate, Portobellos is a fine dining Italian restaurant seating just 30 guests. With a five-course menu showcasing everything from antipasto and zuppa to semi-freddo and cheese and exceptional Tuscan wines handpicked by a sommelier from the region's best boutique wineries, this is Italian like no other. Every guest will be invited to a night of 'la dolce vita' at Portobellos.
- Table La Rive: Danube Deck guests are invited to join the ship's Head Chef at Table La Rive for an extraordinary experience of expert food and wine pairing; seasonal produce is matched by a sommelier to premium boutique wines over six superb courses.
- Al Fresco on Upper Deck: on selected days, the Sun Deck turns into a unique outdoor dining experience with High Tea and alfresco barbeques.
- Room Service: a limited selection of buffet and hot favorites can be made to order and served by your butler in your suite at any time of day or night.
for any special dietary restrictions, scenic cruises must be advised at the time of booking. scenic will make every reasonable effort to accommodate your dietary requests but cannot guarantee that such requests can be met. kosher meals are regrettably not available. please contact your cruise specialist for more details.
Onboard & Onshore Activities: Unforgettable Experiences with Scenic Cruises
From traditional performances of local musicians and craftsmen to fascinating natural history presentations there is something for everyone on Scenic Cruises river cruise.
Although brimming with luxurious amenities and varied entertainment, Scenic Cruises' contemporary fleet of luxury river boats are only the background to the stunning landscapes and picturesque villages you have an opportunity to explore once you step on shore - which is the true focus of your vacation. Experience the best each region has to offer with Scenic Enrich, Scenic FreeChoice and Scenic Tailormade activities and events, which are all fully included in the cost of your Scenic Cruises fare.
Scenic Enrich is Scenic Cruises' program that offers an impressive array of truly exceptional activities and events. Ranging from the opulent to the everyday, each event is a once-in-a-lifetime experience allowing you to be immersed in the local culture, such as visiting the home of local European villagers for the day, dining at the 12th century Marksburg Castle, enjoying a private Viennese concert at Palais Lichtenstein or a private Russian ballet performance in St. Petersburg.
All Scenic Enrich experiences regardless of your destination, assure you will be treated to an unforgettable once-in-a-lifetime experience, all exclusive to Scenic.
Scenic FreeChoice provides an abundant selection of all-inclusive activities available in the cities and regions you will be visiting, allowing you a unique opportunity to tailor your river cruise experience to your passions. Your Cruise Director will explain all of the various included options of the Scenic FreeChoice program, from active to relaxed, and you have the freedom to choose what interests you most - Scenic Cruises will take care of the rest.
Scenic Tailormade onshore walking or cycling tours are self-paced and self-guided for an independent journey of discovery. Scenic Tailormade迪威国际 is a flexible, independent touring system with over 100 sightseeing touring options enhanced by GPS-activated directions and regional insights. Your pre-loaded GPS device will be in your suite upon your arrival. While onboard you can also use the same device for Scenic Riverview commentary on places you pass by whether it be from your balcony, the Panorama Lounge or even the Sun Deck. Not available in Russia.
Scenic Cruises Europe River Cruising
Enjoy the timeless beauty and grace of the Old World on a Europe River Cruise with Scenic Cruises. The grand waterways of Europe, such as the Rhine, Main, Danube, Moselle and the inland Black Sea, are the crossroads of the ancient worlds, shaping the countryside and revealing timeless stories right from their banks. Travel at a leisurely pace as you watch the scenery and history float by for an unforgettable and intimate travel experience that combines history and culture with striking landscapes and man-made masterpieces.
Scenic Cruises France River Cruising
Discover the romance of France with Scenic Cruises. Wine, history and art are intertwined along the beautiful, centuries-old waterways that wind through each famed region including the Seine, Saone, Rhone and three waterways of Bordeaux.
- A voyage along the Seine showcases France's history and culture with opportunities to experience everything from historic World War II landmarks such as Omaha Beach, to the gothic architecture of Joan of Arc's medieval Rouen, to the stunning gardens of Giverny, muse of Claude Monet.
- Along the banks of the Sa?ne River, you will have the chance to explore the region's winemaking traditions in Chalon-sur-Saone, witness the lavender-scented fields of Provence and Roman ruins in Arles, visit the Papal Palace in Avignon, and sample world-famous cuisine in Lyon. The Rh?ne River provides a comprehensive introduction to the Southern and French Provencal countryside, with such awe-inspiring scenery of rolling hills, castles and vineyards that it inspired artists the likes of Van Gogh, Cezanne and Picasso.
- A culinary and wine enthusiasts dream, Bordeaux is nestled along France's southwestern coast and is the heart of one of the most prolific, world-famous wine growing regions. As you cruise its three rivers, the countryside comes alive with stately French chateaux, Gothic churches and rolling vineyards, including Saint-Emilion, the first vineyard in the world to be listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO.
Scenic Cruises Russia River Cruising
Scenic Cruises reveals the imperial treasures and incredibly diverse landscapes of Russia on the Scenic Tsar from St. Petersburg to Moscow. As the longest river in Russia, the Volga River is culturally and historically one of the greatest rivers in the world, witnessing some of the most significant events in Russian history. The Kremlin, Red Square, Peterhof Palace and St Basil's Cathedral are highlights of this once-in-a-lifetime cruise, with four days each in St. Petersburg and Moscow (with departures from both cities) and visits to Kizhi Island, Goritsy and two of the 'Golden Ring' cities.
Scenic Cruises Kids & Teens
scenic cruises does not offer dedicated children's facilities or services. passengers under the age of 21 years (as at the departure date) must be accompanied by an adult and share their accommodation with an adult. children under the age of 12 years are not encouraged (with the exception of christmas tours and cruises) and are accepted or rejected at the sole discretion of scenic. please contact your cruise specialist for more details.