- Explore cruises & escorted tours offered by Riviera Travel
- Book last minute trips in 2017 & new holiday options for 2018
- City breaks, rail journeys & wildlife holidays also available
Riviera Travel: Escorted tours, river cruises & city breaks in 2017/2018
Browse the latest escorted tours, city breaks, safaris and river cruises for 2017/2018 offered by Riviera Travel. Find out more about this award winning travel company and why you should book your next memorable break with them.
- Riviera Travel tours & cruises
- Why book with Riviera Travel?
- Unforgettable tours you can book
- Popular destinations
Riviera Travel: Latest escorted tours & cruises in 2017/2018
Below are the top holidays in 2017/2018 by travel product and region offered by Riviera Travel. Explore the most popular escorted tours, river cruises and more, plus discover what's new for 2018. Look out for last minute offers and special online deals to save on your next booking.
- Book river cruises in 2018 from just £499 with Riviera Travel
- Prices from £499 for 5 days, £999 for 8 days - per person
- Visit the Danube, Rhine, Ganges, Mekong, Nile & Yangtze
- Book escorted tours to Europe in summer 2018
- Prices start from just £269 per person
- Visit popular destinations across Europe & beyond
- Book city breaks in 2017/2018 from £259 per person
- Explore some of Europes finest cities with Riviera Travel
- Visit Berlin, Copenhagen, Krakow, Paris, Stockholm, Venice & more
Why book with Riviera Travel?
Riviera Travel is a proudly independent, award winning, holiday company offering incredible tours and experiences in destinations around the globe. Riviera Travel has been leading exciting and expertly researched tours for more than 30 years, and prides itself on employing passionate 'tour managers' who take care of every detail on every trip.
When you book with Riviera Travel you can rest assured that there will be no hidden surcharges added to your booking, and know that your holiday is safeguarded as Riviera Travel is a member of ABTA. Read on to discover more about Riviera Travel, and see why you should secure your next worldwide adventure.
Riviera Travel: unforgettable tours you can book
Riviera Travel's tours come in all shapes and sizes, with something for every interest and ability. Whether you want something active crammed full of activities or fancy taking a trip that's a little more laidback with epic views and no time pressures, there's a holiday that you can book with latest Riviera Travel. Choose from the list below to find out more about the different tours you can book with Riviera Travel.
Riviera Travel tours
Riviera Travel has an extensive collection of escorted tours and city breaks that you can book for 2017/2018. Check out the full selection of Riviera Travel tours, or choose from the options below to find out more.
Escorted tours are Riviera Travel's bread and butter: varying in everything from length and destination to interest. Opt for a European tour, and you could discover countries such as Norway, Iceland, Greece, and Spain. Exciting itineraries include the likes of Helsinki, Tallinn & Riga, Discover Northern Cyprus, Transylvania & Bucharest, and Lisbon, Oporto & the Douro Valley, while those with an interest in Russian history might consider the Moscow & St Petersburg featuring Lucy Worsley tour.
Riviera Travel also has a tempting array of worldwide tours in countries from Peru and Namibia to Laos, Thailand, Australia and New Zealand. Pack your hiking boots for the Great National Parks of the Western USA tour, or your binoculars for the Costa Rica - from the Caribbean to the Pacific trip. Then there's the splendid Grand Tour of China to really get under the skin of this immense nation. Whatever type of trip you're looking for, you're likely to find an escorted tour to suit you with Riviera Travel.
Riviera Travel offers escorted tours to some of Europe's most exciting and interesting cities. Choose from single destination tours such as Rome: Ancient & Baroque and Venice: Classic & Undiscovered as well as Paris, Bruges, and Krakow. Then there's the selection of holidays that take in more than one city, such as the Stockholm & Copenhagen tour, and the riveting Berlin, Dresden, Meissen & Colditz tour. Solo traveller city break options are also available with Riviera Travel.
Riviera Travel cruises
Riviera Travel's cruises are hugely popular, attracting many people back, time and time again. From relaxed river cruising to ocean voyages and memorable experiences such as tall ship or yacht cruises, Riviera Travel has a fantastic selection of cruises that visit countless destinations, and last for various durations. Check out the complete range of Riviera Travel cruises before booking for 2017/2018. You can also read on to learn more about some of the cruise options available from Riviera Travel.
Step aboard one of Riviera Travel's floating five-star hotels and you will soon be transported into a world of laidback glamour reminiscent of the golden age of travel. Waterways across Europe, such as the Danube, Seine, Rhine, Douro, and more fill the European river cruises' itinerary, while Burma's Irrawaddy, Egypt's Nile, and the mighty Mekong are options further afield in Riviera Travel's worldwide river cruises' schedule, new for 2018.
Riviera Travel has an impressive fleet of 13 luxury European river cruise ships, five of which are new, so you're guaranteed a comfortable and stylish home from home on whichever riverway you are exploring.
Tall ship cruise
For a cruise like no other, make for the Royal Clipper, a magnificent tall ship built in 2000 with no less than 42 sails and a four star rating. There are various cabin options to choose from while the itinerary sees you set sail on the 13-day Mediterranean Odyssey voyage, calling at major ports of interest from Venice in Italy to Croatia, Greece and round to Rome in Italy once more. This cruise is truly something special with a flavour of turn-of-the-century elegance to boot.
Riviera Travel has a select number of yacht cruises for the discerning after a taste of a five star lifestyle. A fleet of five modern yachts, one of which is new to the fleet, offers cruises up and down Croatia's Dalmatian coast, with stops including Zadar, Split and Dubrovnik. Swing in the hammock on deck or simply take in the sun and enjoy the all inclusive meals and drinks provided before disembarking for an early evening wander and retiring to your luxurious cabin for a good night's sleep - this really is the way to travel.
Riviera Travel experiences
Have a specialist interest in mind? Don't miss Riviera Travel's collection of tours broken down by experience to help you find the right type of trip. Love to travel by rail? Perhaps you're a keen wildlife lover, or maybe you just can't get enough of impressive scenery and rugged landscapes? Well this is the section for you. Read on to find out more about the different experiences available with Riviera Travel.
Wildlife & safari
Whether you head to the elephant sanctuaries in Sri Lanka, orangutan centre in Borneo or want to tick off the Big Five roaming in the Kruger National Park, Riviera Travel has a niche selection of holidays catering to those with a keen interest in wildlife. These particular tours include safaris as well as other activities which get you up close to some of the world's most enchanting - and endangered - species. Africa, India, Nepal, Malaysia, and Sri Lanka are just some of the countries you can visit with Riviera Travel.
Lakes & mountains
If big sky views are your thing, then you'll want to check out Riviera Travel's pick of tours that include spectacular lakes and mountains. Unsurprisingly, the likes of Austria, Canada, Switzerland, and Italy feature heavily in Riviera Travel's lakes and mountains tours, with rail journeys and cruises included in many of the itineraries. If you're interested in discovering some of the world's most incredible scenery then book your Riviera Travel tour for 2017/2018 and enjoy nature at its best for less.
From long winding journeys through dramatic landscapes to shorter routes in some of Europe's most popular destinations, Riviera Travel offers a range of holidays centred around rail journeys. Discover India by luxurious private train, whizz through Switzerland on the Glacier Express, venture along South Africa's Garden Route with Rovos Rail, stare at the beauty from Canada's Rocky Mountaineer, or travel high speed on Japan's bullet train - just some of the most exciting rail journeys you can choose from when looking to book with Riviera Travel for 2017/2018.
No fly holidays
Riviera Travel knows that not everyone likes to fly - some people simply prefer to travel by train or by ship. With that in mind, you can choose from a selection of tours that don't involve getting on a plane. From cruises such as the Rhine Cruise to Switzerland, to city breaks in the likes of Bruges and Paris, there's plenty to whet the appetite for those who'd rather start and finish closer to the ground. Most no fly holidays include a journey on the Eurostar from London St Pancras.
Travelling solo? No problem. Riviera Travel has created a bespoke collection of holidays especially for those travelling on their own, keen to mingle with other solo travellers and make the most of their time away. There's no surcharge on a solo tour, just the chance to explore new places and meet new people with similar interests. Check out the range of solo holidays, and see the FAQs section for more specific information about joining a solo traveller tour.
Riviera Travel: popular destinations
Riviera Travel has more than 100 holidays and tours to destinations around the globe. Whether you want a short break within easy reach of the UK or love to hop on a long haul flight and discover far flung shores, Riviera Travel gives you plenty of options when it comes to finding the right destination.
- Africa - Botswana, South Africa
- Asia - Borneo, Burma, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam
- Australasia - Australia, New Zealand
- Europe - Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland
- Americas - Canada, Costa Rica, Peru, USA
For an experienced, expert-led tour from an award winning, friendly and responsible company, you can't beat Riviera Travel. The company offers all of the above and more when you book an escorted tour or cruise for 2017/2018. Can't find what you're looking for? Head to our tours and adventure holidays' deals section for even more great savings from other leading providers.
Get FREE travel offers
Sign up to receive the latest deals and exclusive discounts on holidays, flights, hotels and more, plus inspiration on where to go when
We promise not to share your details