Eager to get back out into the world again? Let us help you get inspired with some incredible Uniworld experiences not to miss this year. From some of our favorite Europe experiences to our top ways to go big on your next vacation, there's truly something for everyone.
Top 2022 Experiences in Europe
1. Sailing the Upper Middle Rhine Valley
A UNESCO World Heritage site, this stretch of the Rhine is known for its serene landscapes and seemingly endless medieval castles and churches. Take it all in from the top deck on a river cruise sailing, cocktail in hand.
Featured Itinerary: Castles along the RhineLearn More
2. Making Dinner Onboard The S.S. Beatrice
At the Chef’s Table on the S.S. Beatrice, culinary-minded travellers can come together for an authentically Austrian meal, where each dish is individually paired with the perfect wine.View Ship
3. Doktorenhof Vinegar Tasting
Looking for a unique travel experience? You will love this unexpected take on the Palatinate wine region: a tasting of specialty vinegar aperitifs made from premium wines at a family-run vineyard.
Featured Itinerary: Rhine Holiday MarketsLearn More
4. Dive Deep into Jewish History & Culture
If you want to learn more about Europe’s enduring Jewish legacy, our Jewish Heritage cruises are for you. Visit museums, monuments and synagogues, and get to know the locals who make up the modern-day Jewish communities.Learn More
5. After-Hours at the Schönbrunn
Are VIP, private experiences your style? This Masterpiece Collection optional experience is one of our favorites. Explore one of Europe’s most spectacular palaces after hours and at your leisure without the crowds.
Featured Itinerary: Enchanting DanubeLearn More
Top Wellness Experiences of 2022
6. Hike the Hermitage Vineyards
For the best hike of your life, take a walk through the steeply terraced hillsides rising above the Rhône River. These paths are covered in vines that grow the world-famous Hermitage wines, which you'll have the opportunity to sample during your outing.
Featured Itinerary: Burgundy & ProvenceLearn More
7. Soak in the Spas of Baden-Baden
The ancient Romans discovered the healing properties of Baden-Baden's thermal baths over 2,000 years ago. Today, you can test them out at the Caracalla Spa for a relaxing experience unlike any other.
Featured Itinerary: Rhine, Moselle & Blissful Baden-BadenLearn More
8. Cliffside Golfing in Étretat
Étretat boasts one of the highest-rated golf courses in France, taking golfers right to the cliffs' edges for fantastic views and an exhilarating game. Experienced golfers and beginners alike will enjoy this active experience.
Featured Itinerary: Paris & NormandyLearn More
9. Biking Chioggia
Our favorite way to explore the charming fishing village of Chioggia is by bike. Pedal past colorful houses and sandy beaches, then head into the countryside to visit a local estate for a farm-to-table lunch.
Featured Itinerary: Milan, Venice & the Gems of Northern ItalyLearn More
10. Treat Yourself to an Onboard Spa Treatment
If you think a vacation isn't complete without some well-deserved pampering, you're in the right place. Treat yourself to a soothing massage, facial or other service at our onboard spa.
Our Top Ways to Go Big in 2022
11. Take a Private Train to Istanbul
Do it all on the ultimate journey by river and private train—and all in absolute luxury with Uniworld and Golden Eagle. See the best of Northern Italy, speed through the Balkans and experience the awe-inspiring city of Istanbul.
Featured Itinerary: Cruise & Rail: Venice & IstanbulLearn More
12. Explore Machu Picchu
Discover a place few get to see in their lifetimes—Machu Picchu. Follow our expert guide throughout the citadel and listen to stories about the Inkas and all the theories surrounding this singular piece of history.
Featured Itinerary: Peruvian Amazon & Machu Picchu ExplorationLearn More
13. Marvel at the Taj Mahal
Is the Taj Mahal most striking by sunrise or sunset? Find the answer for yourself. You’ll enjoy a view from your room at The Oberoi Amarvilas, and get to see it up close on both morning and evening tours.
Featured Itinerary: India’s Golden Triangle & the Sacred GangesLearn More
14. Discover the Temples of Cambodia
Walk amongst the ancient stones of Angkor Wat, gaze at the monumental carved faces of Angkor Tom and climb the “Jungle Temple” of Ta Prohm, where trees burst from the walls and thick roots reclaim the ancient site for the earth.
Featured Itinerary: Timeless Wonders of Vietnam, Cambodia & the MekongLearn More
15. Bird-Watching on the Nile
Sail along the banks of the great Nile river, keeping an eye out for colorful local birds, and make your way to a Nubian village where a local family invites us in for tea in their traditional home.
Featured Itinerary: Splendors of Egypt & the NileLearn More
16. Experience Floriade
Discover a spectacular display of plant life and learn about sustainable achievements in science and architecture at Floriade—an exciting Dutch event only held every 10 years.
Featured Itinerary: Dutch DelightLearn More
17. See the World-Famous Passion Play
Another once-in-a-decade opportunity, see the Passion Play in Oberammergau. This performance depicting the last days of Christ on Earth has occurred once a decade since 1634, and now you can be part of its history.
Featured Itinerary: Delightful Danube with Oberammergau pre-cruise extensionLearn More
Our Top Special Experiences in 2022
18. Dance the Night Away at a Roaring 20s Party
Toast to good fortune, friends and travel this year at one of our Roaring 20s cocktail parties, where you can come prepared with 1920s-themed attire or don some of the accessories we'll provide for the occasion.
19. Enjoy Nights Out on the Town
See your destinations in a new light on our new Nights Out excursions. Do you love live music? Then head to a private classical concert in a historic Viennese music hall. Art history buff? Witness an awe-inspiring lighting ceremony at St. Mark's Basilica in Venice.Learn More
20. Discover a New Favorite Meal
Dive into a heartwarming bowl of French onion soup, or cap your meal off with a delicious serving of Honeycomb Ice Cream—each one of many Signature Dishes from Uniworld's own celebrity chef, Bea Tollman.Learn More
21. Stay in a Suite and Get a Personal Butler
After a day's activities onshore, relax in your room to riverviews with fresh canapes and your favorite drink—just one of the many thoughtful services our butlers provide to suite guests.Learn More
22. Join MAKE TRAVEL MATTER ® Experiences
Experience your destinations in a unique, authentic way with excursions that have a positive impact on local communities, such as a chocolate-tasting with a Belgian chocolatier who harvests beans from their own sustainable, fair-labor cacao farm.Learn More