Cruising the Land of the Midnight Sun

July 2015

Arctic Circlediamond shaped space elementNorway’s North Capediamond shaped space elementWhite Seadiamond shaped space elementLapland

Featuring the Classic Small Ship m.s. Serenissima

Cruise Norway’s coastal fjords and Russia’s rarely visited
White Sea aboard the exclusively chartered, 90-passenger
m.s. Serenissima. Discover the remote jewels of Tromsø, the North Cape, Murmansk, the UNESCO World Heritage-designated monastery of Solovetsky Islands and Archangelsk.
We also invite you to join the special “Wonders of Norway”
Pre-Program
Option.

 

North Cape, Norway




                
Cultural Treasures of the Black Sea

June 2015

Istanbuldiamond shaped space elementAmasyadiamond shaped space elementSafranboludiamond shaped space elementNessebardiamond shaped space elementOdessa

A voyage aboard the Exclusively Chartered Small Ship
Five-Star m.v. Tere Moana

This unique nine-day travel program showcases the Black Sea’s most intriguing destinations—Istanbul, Safranbolu, Amasya,
Odessa and Nessebar. Cruise aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star m.v. Tere Moana and discover three countries with more than 26 centuries of culture and history surrounding the Black Sea. Istanbul Pre-Cruise and Cappadocia Post-Cruise Options are available.

 

Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey


National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet, Odessa, Ukraine


                
Island Life® in Ancient Greece and Turkey

September and October 2015

Aboard the Exclusively Chartered Five-Star Ship
m.s. Le Lyrial

An exclusive nine-day odyssey from Athens, Greece, to
Istanbul, Turkey, aboard the exclusively chartered Five-Star
small ship m.s. Le Lyrial, launching in 2015. Meet local residents during the specially arranged Island Life Forum®.
Visit the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Delos, Rhodes, Pátmos and Troy. Athens Pre-Cruise and Istanbul or Cappadocia and Istanbul Post-Cruise Options.

 

 

 

Santorini, Greece


Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey


                
Paris diamond shaped space element Provence diamond shaped space element Burgundy diamond shaped space element Beaujolais

August and September 2015

Featuring the Deluxe m.s. Amadeus Symphony
and the TGV High-Speed Train

This exclusive French sojourn features two nights in Paris,
travel aboard the TGV high-speed train to the Rhône River Valley, and a cruise through the Burgundy, Beaujolais and Provence wine regions aboard the exclusively chartered
m.s. Amadeus Symphony. Visit Lyon, Orange, Avignon and Arles. London Pre-Program and Aix-en-Provence Post-Program Options.

 

 

Palais de Papes, Avignon, France


Château de Montmélas,
Beaujolais, France



                
Town & Country Life®
Oxford
 diamond shaped space element English Countryside

July, August and September 2015

Featuring Guest Speaker:
Lord Charles Spencer-Churchill

Cousin of Sir Winston Churchill
and brother of the 11th Duke of Marlborough

Travel through quintessential England, with four nights in Oxford's landmark Macdonald Randolph Hotel and three nights in a charming Cotswold village. Visit the village of Bampton of Downton Abbey fame, and by special arrangement, meet Lord Charles Spencer-Churchill in Blenheim Palace, the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Cambridge Pre-Program and Canterbury Post-Program Options.

 

 

Blenheim Palace Fountains


Oxford Spires

                
Symphony on the Blue Danube
 

September and October 2015

Krakówdiamond shaped space elementPraguediamond shaped space elementViennadiamond shaped space elementBudapest

Aboard the Deluxe m.s. Amadeus Brilliant

Visit six countries and up to eight UNESCO World Heritage sites on this custom-designed, music-themed journey featuring three nights each in Kraków and Prague and a five-night cruise on the legendary Blue Danube aboard the deluxe m.s. Amadeus Brilliant. Enjoy a comprehensive schedule of exclusive expert lectures, classical music performances and guided excursions.

 

 


Melk Abbey, Danube River, Austria


                
Waterways of Russia
St. Petersburgdiamond shaped space elementMoscow
 

July, August and September 2015

Cruising aboard the Five-Star m.s. Volga Dream

Cruise with us for nine nights aboard the exclusively chartered, deluxe m.s. Volga Dream, one of the premier ships cruising Russia’s waterways. Enjoy time in St. Petersburg and Moscow and visit the open-air museum of Kizhi Island, the 14th-century Kirillo-Belozersky monastery near Goritsy, medieval Yaroslavl and 10th-century Uglich. St. Petersburg Pre-Cruise and Moscow Post-Cruise Options.

 

 


St. Basil, Moscow, Russia


                
The Great Journey through Europe
 

June and July 2015

The Netherlandsdiamond shaped space elementGermanydiamond shaped space elementFrancediamond shaped space elementSwitzerland

Cruising aboard the Deluxe m.s. Amadeus Princess
featuring the Glacier Express

This extraordinary 11-day “Grand Tour” of Europe features The Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland and five nights aboard the deluxe Amadeus Fleet cruising the most scenic sections of the Rhine River. Ride aboard three legendary railways—the Matterhorn’s Gornergrat Bahn, the famous Glacier Express and Lucerne’s Pilatus Railway, the world’s steepest cogwheel railway.

 


Gornergrat Bahn, Matterhorn, Switzerland


                
Changing Tides of History
cruising the Baltic Sea
 

June 2015

Denmarkdiamond shaped space elementPolanddiamond shaped space elementEstoniadiamond shaped space elementSt. Petersburg
Finlanddiamond shaped space elementSweden

Aboard the Exclusively Chartered Small Ship Five-Star
m.s. Le Boréal

Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic States, with eight nights aboard the deluxe m.s. Le Boréal. Enjoy specially arranged presentations by former president of Poland Lech Walesa and Brown University Professor Sergei N. Khrushchev, son of Nikita Khrushchev, former Premier of the U.S.S.R. Visit Gdánsk, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki and Visby.

 


Stockholm , Sweden


Gdánsk Town Houses, Poland

                
Odyssey of Ancient and Glorious Civilizations cruising the Adriatic and Aegean Seas
 

June 2015

Venicediamond shaped space elementDalmatian Coastdiamond shaped space elementBay of Kotordiamond shaped space elementAlbania
Corfudiamond shaped space elementCorinth Canaldiamond shaped space elementDelphidiamond shaped space elementAthens

Aboard the Exclusively Chartered Small Ship
Five-Star
m.s. Le Lyrial

Cruise from Venice to Athens along the stunning Dalmatian coast for seven nights aboard the Five-Star small ship m.s. Le Lyrial.Visit five countries and up to eight UNESCO World Heritage sites. Enjoy specially arranged lectures, an exclusive Coastal Life Forum® with local residents and a folk music performance. Venice Pre-Cruise and Athens Post-Cruise Options.

 

 


Dubrovnik, Croatia


Venice, Italy

Village Life® around the Italian Lakes
 

May and June 2015

Lake Comodiamond shaped space elementLake Maggiorediamond shaped space elementLake Lugano

Ciao!

Experience the true essence of life in northern Italy’s fabled Lake District for one full week in the charming Hotel Regina Olga overlooking Lake Como. Enjoy a private boat cruise on Lake Como and expert-guided excursions to Bellagio, Villa del Balbianello, the Borromean Islands and Stresa. Milan Pre‑Program Option.

Arrivederci!

 

 


Villa Monastero Varenna, Italy


Villa Balbianello, Lake Como, Italy

                
Trade Routes of Costal Iberia
 

Spring and Fall 2015

Lisbondiamond shaped space elementAndalusiadiamond shaped space elementGibraltardiamond shaped space elementGranada
Balearic Islandsdiamond shaped space elementBarcelona

A voyage aboard the Exclusively Chartered Small Ship
Five-Star
m.v. Tere Moana

This eight-day voyage showcases the Iberian Peninsula between Lisbon and Barcelona and Spain's legendary Guadalquivir River. Visit Portugal's Algarve region, Granada, Spain, the Straight of Gibraltar and two of the Balearic Islands—Ibiza and Palma de Mallorca. Cruise aboard the Five-Star 45 Stateroom, m.v. Tere Moana. A two-night Lisbon Pre-Cruise Optionand two-night Barcelona Post-Cruise Option are offered.

*This itinerary also operates in the reverse direction.


Casa Milà by Antoni Gaudí, Catalonia, Spain

                
Celtic Lands
 

May 2015

Francediamond shaped space elementIrelanddiamond shaped space elementWalesdiamond shaped space elementScotland

A voyage aboard theExclusively Chartered Small Ship
Five-Star
m.s. Le Boréal

Featuring Guest Speakers:
Dwight David Eisenhower II

accompanies you to the Normandy Beaches
and Lord Charles Spencer-Churchill

Cruise for eight nights aboard the Five-Star small ship m.s. Le Boréal from France to Ireland, Wales and Scotland, with President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s grandson, who will provide exclusive lectures and personal insights. Enjoy guided excursions in each port of call, including the beaches of Normandy 71 years after the Allied Forces made their historic landings.

Isle of Skye, Scotland


                
In the Wake of the Vikings
 

May 2015

Scotlanddiamond shaped space elementNorwaydiamond shaped space elementDenmark

Scottish Highlandsdiamond shaped space elementNorway’s Southern Archipelago
Hebridean Islandsdiamond shaped space elementOrkney Islandsdiamond shaped space elementShetland Islands

A voyage aboard the Exclusively Chartered Small Ship Five-Star m.s. Le Boréal

Join us for a unique, comprehensive, nine-day journey to Scotland’s rarely visited Inner Hebridean, Orkney and Shetland Islands and Norway’s majestic coastal fjords. Cruise from Glasgow, Scotland, to Copenhagen, Denmark, aboard the exclusively chartered Five-Star Small Ship m.s. Le Boréal, visiting ports accessible only to small ships. Glasgow/Edinburgh Pre-Cruise and Copenhagen Post-Cruise Options.

Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland

Nyhavn Harbor Canal, Copenhagen, Denmark


                
River Life® along the Waterways of
Holland and Belgium

April 2015

Cruising aboard the Five-Star m.s. AmaLyra

Cruise for seven nights in Holland and Belgium aboard a deluxe, state‑of‑the‑art AMA Waterways vessel when Holland’s breathtaking tulip fields are in bloom! Meet local residents during the exclusive River Life Forum® for a personal perspective of the Low Countries. Visit Amsterdam, Bruges, Antwerp, Kinderdijk, the Delta Works and Keukenhof Gardens.

Windmill in the Netherlands




      
European Coastal Civilizations
 

April 23 to May 1, 2015

Normandy Beachesdiamond shaped space elementFrance
Guernseydiamond shaped space elementSpaindiamond shaped space elementPortugal

Exclusively Chartered Five-Star Small Ship
m.s. Le Boréal

Guest Speaker: Dwight David Eisenhower II
accompanies you to the Normandy Beaches

Join this seven-night cruise aboard the deluxe m.s. Le Boréal to coastal Portugal, Spain, France, and Guernsey, one of the UK’s Channel Islands. Professor David Eisenhower, grandson of General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower will give an onboard lecture and accompany you to the Normandy beaches. Lisbon Pre-Cruise and Paris/Giverny Post-Cruise Options.


Lisbon, Portugal


Gold Beach, Normandy, France

                
Rivieras and Islands
France
diamond shaped space elementItaly diamond shaped space element Spain
 

Spring and Fall 2015

Cannesdiamond shaped space elementMonte Carlodiamond shaped space elementPortofinodiamond shaped space elementCorsicadiamond shaped space elementSardinia
Barcelonadiamond shaped space elementFlorencediamond shaped space elementRomediamond shaped space elementCarcassonnediamond shaped space elementCinque Terre

A voyage aboard the Exclusively Chartered Small Ship Five-Star m.v. Tere Moana

Cruise for seven nights from Barcelona to Rome aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star m.v. Tere Moana. Visit the sun-drenched landscapes of the French and Italian rivieras and islands and up to five UNESCO World Heritage sites, with excursions featuring Nice, Cannes, Monte Carlo, Italy’s Cinque Terre, Florence, Sardinia and Corsica.


Vernazza, Cinque Terre, Italy


Medieval Carcassonne, France


                
River Life® along the Elbe River
 

May, September and October 2015

Berlindiamond shaped space element Potsdamdiamond shaped space elementWittenbergdiamond shaped space elementLeipzig
Meissendiamond shaped space elementDresdendiamond shaped space elementPrague

Cruising aboard the Exclusively Chartered m.s. Swiss Ruby

*This itinerary also operates in the reverse direction.

Cruise with us for seven nights aboard the exclusively chartered, superior first-class m.s. Swiss Ruby. Explore the timeless treasures and traditions of the Elbe River Valley, visiting the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Berlin, Potsdam, Wittenberg and Prague Meet local residents during the exclusive RIVER LIFE FORUM®. Berlin Pre-Cruise and Prague Post-Cruise Options offered.


Old Town Square in Prague


Charles Bridge,Vltava River, Prague


                
Village Life® in Dordogne
 

Spring and Fall 2015

Experience the provincial character of Dordogne for one full week in Sarlat-la-Canéda, one of the most beautiful and well-preserved medieval villages in France. Stay in the family-owned Plaza Madeleine Hôtel, formerly a grand 19th-century townhouse. Discover the region’s charming villages, medieval castles and prehistoric treasures. Bordeaux Pre-Program Option.

 

 

St. Émilion, Bordeaux region, France


Transatlantic Voyage
 

May 2015

New Yorkdiamond shaped space elementSouthamptondiamond shaped space elementNovia Scotia
Newfoundlanddiamond shaped space elementIrelanddiamond shaped space elementCornwalldiamond shaped space elementLondon

Six-Star all-Suite Small Ship Silver Whisper

This splendid 13-day transatlantic voyage aboard the Six-Star, all-suite small ship Silver Whisper offers many complimentary feature aboard ship, including all onboard gratuities, personal butler service and beverages throughout the cruise. Cruise from New York to London with port calls in Canada, Ireland and England. London Post-Cruise Option.

 

 

Peggy's Cove, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Bodmin Moor, Cornwall, England

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