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French Canada and The Great Lakes

Enjoy the best of the borderlands between Canada and the USA. Survey two of the most European cities in North America, the French Canadian ports of Montreal and Quebec, then the Ontario metropolis of Toronto. We’ll transit the Welland Canal, and take in the majesty of Niagara Falls, and take in the blossoming renaissance of Cleveland and Detroit.

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Montréal, Québec

Upon your arrival to Victory II settle into your outside stateroom before

Lower Danube Waltz

Tour Vienna’s main attractions, before enjoying a guided tour of Budapest. Sail to the Hungarian-Croatian border and join a Croatian family for lunch, whilst Belgrade reveals Serbia’s hidden gems.

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Welcome to Vienna, the capital of classical music, embark your Emerald Waterways luxury river cruise ship and where you will be welcomed by your Captain and crew.

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Vienna

Today, you have a choice of either exploring Austria’s capital beginning with a

Ecuador Jungles and Galapagos Cruise

Visit stunning Ecuador and the Galapagos. From the vast rainforests to the shores of the remote islands of the Galapagos this package offers the highlight.

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Upon arrival in Quito you will be met for your private transfer from the airport to your selected hotel.

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Private transfer from your hotel to the airport. Today you will fly from Quito to Coca, from where you will go to Yasuni National Park in

Festive Delights of the Danube with Mary Berry

We are delighted to welcome British national treasure and cook extraordinaire, Mary Berry, on board Emerald Destiny this Christmas season in what promises to be a wonderful river cruise through the heart of Europe. Widely revered for her six years co-hosting the BBC’s “The Great British Bake Off” Mary has also published more than 75 books while cementing herself as one of Britain’s most recognizable cookery talents.

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Nuremberg

Fly to Munich. On

Historic South and Golden Isles Cruise

As you cruise between ports, expansive wildlife refuges and remote islands stretch out before you, offering an extraordinary view of the wilderness of the South. This is a region of history, legend, grace, and beauty that will leave you inspired.

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Charleston, SC

The port city of Charleston is known for its cobblestone streets, gas-lit lamps, and pastel antebellum houses. The scene of Revolutionary War naval battles, legendary pirate tales, and Civil War

Gems of the Danube

In the heart of Europe’s grand waterway region, rug up and immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of the Christmas markets, which have brought magic to the banks of the Danube River for centuries. Delight in the magic of Prague as snow falls softly onto the cobblestoned streets. Spend seven nights cruising the majestic Danube as you sail from Nuremberg to Budapest.

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Departure

Your journey into wonder begins here. Raise your glass

Kakadu’s Ancient Secrets

Venture to Australia’s Top End, through the untamed wilderness and wetlands of Kakadu – an ancient landscape of billabongs, gorges and hidden canyons teeming with spectacular wildlife. Embark on a journey to the haunt of the Lightning Man, Aboriginal clans and the mighty crocs that roam Kakadu’s floodplains.

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Darwin – Mary River

As this journey departs early morning, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night at Mantra on the

Encore European Tour

Join us for our second grand lady the MS Johann Strauss for a European adventure like no other! After embarking in Amsterdam we sail upstream to Dusseldorf, our first exciting & thriving port on the magnificent Rhine. The Rhine takes us to Koblenz at the confluence of the Rhine & Mosel where you can take a cable car across the Rhine to the stunning Ehrenbreitstein fortress. After sailing through the Rhine Gorge with its many …

Winter Gems of the Rhine

After flying into Frankfurt join us for an adventure on board our second grand lady the MS Johann Strauss. Embark in Mainz before sailing to beautiful, historic Rudesheim brimming with romantic, cobbled lanes and wine taverns. Further downstream is another gem with its own vineyards and Roman remnants, Boppard. After sailing the Rhine Gorge we spend a full day exploring stunning Koblenz at the confluence of the Rhine & Mosel rivers before sailing to the …

Treasures of Burgundy and Provence: Rhône & Saône

In the morning, your ship will stop in the medieval town Viviers, which is the starting point for one last spectacular destination: the Gorges de l’ Ardèche. The ‘Grand Canyon of Europe’ attracts both nature lovers and sports enthusiasts. The unforgettable and unparalleled landscape, which was carved by the small Ardèche River over millions of years, can be enjoyed from various vantage points. After lunch and after the guests who took part in the excursion …

China Odyssey with Yangtze River Cruise

This locally escorted tour is the perfect introduction to the highlights of this fascinating country. The tour covers the major tourist destinations all unique in their own individual ways.

Imperial Beijing is full of historical treasures. Start with the world’s largest public square, Tian An Men Square after which experience a return to the days of the Imperial Dynasties by visiting the Forbidden City, also known as the ImperialPalace. The Hutongs of old Beijing with …

Aussie East Coast Experience

With amazing experiences included at each destination, you experience Australia’s East Coast in its entire splendor.

Enjoy a luncheon cruise on Sydney Harbour, and join a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House. Get off the beaten track and explore Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, offering ancient Aboriginal sites and remarkable landscapes.

Cruise to the Great Barrier and witness the stunning Daintree National Park with a guided rainforest walk at Mossman Gorge and a River cruise …

Columbia and Snake Rivers Cruise

The first in a new series of modern riverboats, American Song will elevate the standard for U.S. river cruising. With a capacity of 184 guests, this new ship has all the modern design features that today’s traveler has come to expect, including the contemporary styling; the largest staterooms in the industry, each with a private balcony; and a grand four-story atrium. Discover the future of U.S. riverboat design.

Embrace your inner pioneer as you travel …

Rhine Highlights

From Switzerland, cruise through the heart of Germany, past rolling vineyards and dramatic gorges guarded by picture book castles, before heading to Amsterdam and its famous canals.

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Depart

Raise your glass to the marvellous cruise ahead of you at this evening’s welcome reception. Your journey into wonder is about to begin. Please ensure your flight arrives before 13:00 in Zurich and 15:00 in Basel.

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Strasbourg

Visit Strasbourg, where you’ll discover