Founded in 1976, CroisiEurope celebrated its 40th birthday as the largest river cruise line based in Europe. All of their European river cruise ships have a capacity of 82-190 passengers and currently ply the majority of the region's rivers and canals. The purchase of the Mekong River Cruise Company in 2014 also means that CroisiEurope have now expanded their repertoire to include Vietnam and Cambodia river exploration.
In 2007, the company also launched a subsidiary company, CroisiMer and now offer ocean-going cruises aboard their ship La Belle de l'Adriatique.
Operating a fleet of over 45 ships, CroisiEurope offers you the opportunity to experience some of Europe's most dazzling cities and attractions, including, France, Spain, Italy, Germany and Belgium. With four ships now traversing the Mekong River, the more adventurous traveller can now explore the wonders of the rivers in Vietnam and Cambodia.
Each ship is designed as a floating hotel, small enough to moor at a city port, but large enough to provide you with every amenity and comfort for a relaxing sail. The capacity of each vessel ranges from just 100-200 passengers, which allows for a warm atmosphere on board, but with room for some quiet privacy.
Though room size will differ from ship to ship, alCroisiEurope cabins are designed with comfort in mind. The large slidingwindows in each room provide you with stunning panoramic views of the riverscenery as you meander by.
Each cabin comes fully equipment with amenitiesto ensure your personal comfort and needs are catered for aboard. These includesatellite television, a radio, hairdryer and a safe for your valuables as wellas an en suite featuring a shower, toilet and sink, and complimentary towels.
The heart and soul of food on board CroisiEurope is fineFrench gastronomy. Each meal and the atmosphere itself is designed to make youfeel as if you are in your very own French restaurant and to experience thevery best of French haute cuisine.
The on board chefs prepare 3 course meals for both lunch anddinner which are served in the on board restaurant. Midday and evening mealsare also paired with carefully selected wines which will give you a delightfuland immersive experience. Breakfast is a self-serve buffet also in the on boardrestaurant, which includes pastries, coffee, tea, juice, breads, jams, avariety of sausages and cold cuts, eggs, fresh fruit, and yogurt.
All of the ships in CroisiEurope’s fleet are design to bebright and spacious, to aid you’re your feeling of pure relaxation on board. Thevessels all have ample space and a contemporary layout, to highlightCroisiEurope's attention to elegance.
On board space includes a large lounge at the bow of theship offering panoramic views of the scenery outside. There is also an on boardsouvenir shop and a library to enjoy some quiet reading time. Soak up the sunor just enjoy the view on the ships sun deck.
Shore excursions available include walking tours orpanoramic coach tours designed to give you an overview of each port of call.Others may focus on particular city attractions and depending on the day’sschedule there may be the opportunity to stay for longer and explore on yourown.
All of the excursions on offer are optional, and you arefree to explore each port on your own. Most of the trips are also provided atan additional price and are available to purchase once on board.