Immerse yourself in all the splendor of an old-world holiday, cruising majestic waterways aboard a festively decorated ship. Uniworld offers seven enchanting itineraries on the Rhine, Danube, and Seine rivers, featuring centuries-old Christmas Markets, memorable excursions, decadent confections and numerous other once-a-year delights.
SHIP: S.S. Joie de Vivre
The “City of Light” glows with extra magic during the holidays. Every town in France boasts a marché de Noël in December, but Paris—naturally—boasts many, each one emblematic of its neighborhood. Stroll down the Champs Élysées for your Christmas shopping this year, or visit one of the boutiques on Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré. Walk through the Tuileries Gardens and marvel at the spectacular holiday décor of the great department stores in the city where they were invented.
SHIP: River Queen
Embrace the holiday spirit in Germany, the land where many Christmas traditions began, and find the magic of the season in the smiles that you meet along the way.
SHIP: S.S. Maria Theresa
Celebrate the holiday season in truly extraordinary fashion with a special Uniworld itinerary that gives you the best of four countries at their most magical time of year. Cruise the mighty Danube, visiting classical capitals like Budapest and Vienna. Hear the largest organ in Europe on Christmas Eve in Passau, and ring in the New Year in elegant style with a gala dinner and ballroom dance in Budapest. Festive celebrations are plentiful during this cruise—what better way to create perfect holiday memories?
SHIP: S.S. Beatrice
If you’re looking to celebrate the holidays and welcome the New Year in incredible style, this special holiday and New Year’s cruise is for you. Relax onboard a luxurious ship as you cruise through the ravishing landscapes along the Danube.