About Scenic Cruises
Scenic Cruises offers luxury cruises on the fabled waterways of Europe on its "Space Ships," named for their higher than usual space ratio. Its fleet of 15 stunning ships offer exceptional voyages along the rivers of the Netherlands, France, Germany and Hungary. Introduced in 2015 is a cruise through France's magnificent Bordeaux region on the Scenic Diamond, ideal for lovers of fine wine, good food, history and art. In 2016, it will introduce a new itinerary on the Douro River in Portugal on the Scenic Azure.
For nearly 30 years the company has been offering the ultimate luxury experience that is comparable to staying in a five-star hotel. Guests may enjoy a luxurious all-inclusive river cruise experience. All meals onboard, gratuities, Wi-Fi, tipping, tours, airport transfers, unlimited drinks are complimentary as well as the line's motorized bicycles.
Enhancing the luxury cruise experience further is Scenic FreeChoice allowing guests the freedom to personalize their vacation by selecting excursions and activities designed to their tastes. They simply choose from a relaxed to an active pace and Scenic Cruises will handle the rest for you. Scenic Cruises offers supreme attention to detail, quality and impeccable service to provide a relaxing and unforgettable vacation. Select from a variety of stunning suites, all with renowned Butler service and some with the unique Sun Lounge.
Superb dining experiences will please the most discerning palates with delicious international and regional cuisine. From the River Café with a relaxed atmosphere to the elegant Portobellos Italian restaurant and al fresco dining on the Riverview Terrace, epicurean delights await.
Scenic Cruises offers luxury sailings on the fabled Danube, Douro, Garrone, Dordogne, Rhône, Rhine and Moselle Rivers through such countries as the Netherlands, France, Germany, Hungary and Portugal.
Sit back and relax as you luxuriate on your Scenic Cruises sailing and let your personal butler take care of the rest for you. Renowned Butler Service is offered to all guests and will make you feel like the special VIP you are. From the moment you step aboard and are welcomed with a glass of champagne, your butler will be on hand to assist with anything you need. Butlers are available to provide complimentary refreshments, organize theater tickets, limousines, make onshore arrangements, salon appointments and more.
Savor the many delights of Scenic Cruises' passion for food as you enjoy culinary cruising at its best. Treat your palate to delicious internationally-inspired dishes as well as unforgettable local cuisine. Enjoy a range of dining options that includes elegant settings to casual al fresco venues or dine in your cabin. Best of all, it is all-inclusive.
Exclusive to Scenic Cruises is that with just a press of a button your Private Outdoor Balcony becomes a fully enclosed "Sun Lounge." Offered to guests staying in Private Balcony, Junior and Royal Suites, this innovative state-of-the-art feature converts your already private full-size balcony to a unique indoor lounge with full window views. With its extra sliding sealed glass window, you can watch the beautiful passing views day or night and whatever season for the ultimate river cruise experience.
Enhance your Scenic Cruises journey with a total immersion into the European way of life. There are themed dinners serving local cuisine of each region visited and special Scenic Riverview commentary about destinations which you can enjoy at your leisure. Exclusive access is also provided to some of Europe's most fascinating places. Scenic Tailormade excursions are specifically designed so you can spend more time at cultural highlights you prefer. Scenic Enrich offers special event to special events, such as dining in castles and lunching with locals.