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Relaxing river cruises from Shearings

Our cruises follow some of Europe’s most amazing rivers and waterways, taking in famous and iconic cities, picturesque towns and gorgeous landscapes. Whether you’ve been on a river cruise before, or you want to enjoy a cruise for the first time, there is a wealth of breath-taking waterways to entice you.

With over 100 years’ experience, and several prestigious awards under our belt, we have a wide range of great value holidays to choose from all year round. All of which are designed with the over-50s in mind.

So many great reasons to choose a Shearings River Cruise

Starting a Shearings river cruise is so easy, whether by coach from a joining point near you, with hundreds across the country, flying from your nearest airport or by rail via Eurostar, every single aspect of your holidays has been planned with knowledge, passion and close attention to detail, to bring you a memorable holiday experience.

So much included in the price:

  • En suite cabins with stunning river views
  • Menu choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Tea and coffee on-board
  • Range of daytime activities
  • First-class evening entertainment
  • Included excursions on many cruises
  • Personal audio guide for use on excursions
  • Expert cruise managers
  • Friendly, helpful crews
  • All port taxes and service charges

A choice of flexible travel options:

  • By coach from over 300 joining points (includes porterage)
  • Return flights (over 25 regional airports), including airport taxes, meet and greet service and port transfers
  • Return rail travel from London, including meet and greet service and port transfers (UK rail add ons available at an additional charge)

We will also take you to the best sights and attractions on your included excursions.

Great choice of waterways

Relax along the Rhine, Danube, Main, Moselle or the waterways of Holland and Belgium, as well as many other rivers across the continent, watching ever-changing scenery float by …

Fascinating New River Sailings for 2019

This year we are working in close partnership with A-ROSA Cruises to bring you new itineraries sailing on some of the most popular and iconic waterways across the continent.

We’re operating on a new ship with A-ROSA this year, we’ll operate three cruises aboard the A-ROSA SILVA discovering the Rhine river and its beautiful Christmas Markets throughout the festive season. New cruises along the Rhine at other times of year operate on the A-ROSA FLORA and AQUA on the Picturesque Alsace & The Rhine and The Romantic Rhine Tours. Finally, spend New Year in Paris aboard the MS A-ROSA VIVA.

Aboard our charter ship, the MS Serenade 2 you can discover the Danube and the cities of Budapest, Bratislava and Vienna on the new A Danube Panorama cruise. On the MV Virginia, we have three new cruises to choose from, discover the region’s great cuisine on the Flavours of the Rhine tour, discover history on the Fairytale Castles of the Rhine & Moselle and enjoy a magical yuletide on the Christmas Markets of the Rhine tour.

Don’t forget our new CroisiEurope options, with cruises including Rhine in Flames, Holland in Springtime and The Scenic Loire Valley on various ships.

We also have a new range of ocean and sea cruises, with Adriatic coastal cruises along the stunning Croatian Coast and Ocean cruises to Scandinavia, the Baltics and around the UK.

More details of all these holidays and all the cruises we offer are available in our brochure which can be downloaded at

Visit website or call 01942 417596 to book, quoting AAC701.

Great deals for group bookings

Take your group on one of our cruises and you can take advantage of FREE places for groups of more than 20, with up to four free places for groups of over 40. Our dedicated team will be happy to advise on the perfect cruise for you.

Visit or call 01942 823 447 for more information.

Shearings Special Help Desk

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If you or any member of your party have any health problems, mobility limitations, visual impairments or hearing impairments, and would like any assistance to check that your particular requirements can be met, the team at Shearings will be happy to help.

Call 01942 496 507 or visit Shearings Special Help Desk.

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Goes to:
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Portugal
  • Russia
  • Spain
  • Ukraine