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Dear Vacations To Go Customer,
This week, I'll highlight some of the top attractions of river
cruises around the world
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cruises glide through America's heartland,
stopping in dynamic cities and picturesque river towns. Guided
sightseeing can include landmarks such as
a beautifully restored mansion known for its canopy of 300-year-old oak
trees, and the
New Orleans' oldest and most famous neighborhood.
View Mississippi River deals
cruises reveal the rugged beauty of America's
Pacific Northwest. Excursions might include a hike among the towering
a trip to volcanic
Mount St. Helens
or a look at the workings of the
a National Historic Site.
View Columbia River deals
cruises sail into Old World cities like
which is divided by the river, and Vienna, where sightseeing excursions
St. Stephen's Cathedral
the opera house and the avenue known as the Ringstrasse. The Danube
converges with the Ilz and the Inn rivers in the German city of
Perched on a river bluff, 900-year-old
in Austria is another highlight.
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cruises navigate the Rhine Gorge, a scenic stretch of
the river dotted with castles and vineyards. Among them are
above the town of Braubach near Koblenz, and
in St. Goarshausen. Many itineraries stop in Strasbourg in France's
Alsace region, where the attractive
Petite France district
is a favorite spot for a stroll.
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You can visit festive outdoor
in towns along the Danube and Rhine on departures in late November and
December. Sausages sizzle on grills, carolers sing and vendors' booths
are decorated with evergreen garlands and white lights.
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voyages start with sightseeing in
and travel west to visit
(former home of artist Claude Monet), D-Day landing sites in Normandy
Normandy American Cemetery
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cruises meander through France's Burgundy region,
where passengers can learn about the region's wine industry in
Chalon-sur-Saone and see the
Hospices of Beaune
a 15th-century hospital complex famous for its intricately detailed,
colorful roofs. In Tournus, passengers spend time at
St. Philibert Abbey
a Romanesque church.
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The Rhone River
runs through France's Provence region to the
Mediterranean coast; Rhone cruises usually are combined with Saone
sailings. Ships call at the walled city of Avignon for visits to a
14th-century papal palace
to see its Roman remains and Old Town.
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trips sail through the
of Portugal. Itineraries typically spend time in the city of
a longtime center for the port wine trade, and at the Baroque-style
and gardens in Vila Real.
View Douro River deals
In spring, the
of Holland brim with colorful blooms. View them on a "tulip time"
, which includes a visit to Keukenhof Gardens, where 7
million bulbs are planted annually. These sailings take place in March
and April and also sail to ports in Belgium.
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cruises are incorporated into longer land tours that
nearly always include excursions to the
Pyramids at Giza
On your cruise, you'll encounter some of Egypt's most famous
antiquities, such as the massive
built more than 3,000 years ago.
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cruises travel through Cambodia and Vietnam.
Tonle Sap Lake
known for its rich birdlife and fishing villages, and the
in Phnom Penh. Many departures also incorporate
a 12th-century complex of ornate stone structures.
View Mekong River deals
There are many other rivers around the world that offer unforgettable
sights, like the Po, Main and Moselle in Europe; the Yangtze, Irrawaddy
and Ganges in Asia; the Chobe in Africa and the Amazon in South America.
To learn more about trips on these and other waterways, visit
Here are this week's Top 10 River Cruises
. All prices are per
person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability.
Paris & the Heart of Normandy
8 days with Viking River Cruises. Begins and ends in Paris. Fly from
$399 per person and save up to $1,000 per couple
. Starting at
$2,499. Departures from August 1, 2021 through December 20, 2022.
Charms of the South
9 days with American Queen Steamboat Company. Travels between Memphis
and New Orleans. Save up to $2,000 per couple, plus receive a $100
per cabin onboard credit.
Starting at $2,099. Departures from March
13 through December 31, 2022.
Venice & the Gems of Northern Italy
8 days with Uniworld Boutique River Cruises. Begins and ends in Venice.
Save up to 30%. Plus, receive an additional $400 per couple discount
on 2021 departures.
Starting at $2,749. Departures from August 1,
2021 through October 31, 2022.
8 days with Viking River Cruises. Travels between Amsterdam and Basel.
Fly from $399 per person and save up to $1,000 per couple
Starting at $2,799. Departures from August 1, 2021 through December 18,
8 days with AmaWaterways. Begins in Vilshofen and ends in Budapest.
Save up to $2,000 per couple, plus receive a $150 onboard credit.
Starting at $2,899. Departures from August 1, 2021 through December 26,
8 days with Emerald Waterways. Travels between Budapest and Nuremberg.
Fly from $295 to $495 per person or save up to $1,500 per couple.
Plus, receive $250 per couple in additional discounts. Book select cabin
categories and get an extra 10% off 2022 departures.
$3,095. Departures from August 7 through October 30, 2022.
8 days with Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours. Travels between Amsterdam and
Zurich. Fly for free or save $2,400 per couple. Plus, get up to $300
per couple in additional discounts. Book select cabin categories and get
an extra 10% off 2022 departures.
Starting at $3,795. Departures
from September 13, 2021 through October 26, 2022.
14 days with CroisiEurope. Begins in Amsterdam and ends in Budapest.
Starting at $3,999. Departs May 3, 2022.
Columbia & Snake Rivers
8 days with American Cruise Lines. Travels between Clarkston and
Portland. Save up to $1,000 per couple.
Starting at $4,350.
Departures from June 6 through November 3, 2021.
15 days with Avalon Waterways. Begins in Amsterdam and ends in Budapest.
Fly from $299 per person and save up to $1,000 per couple.
Starting at $5,999. Departures from August 20, 2021 through September
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