Central Europe city stays 

No matter which river you’re sailing, we offer a range of city stays to enjoy pre- or post-cruise. From exploring Amsterdam’s canal system to the festivities of Oktoberfest, we have a number of intriguing ways for you to extend your stay with us. 

10 Days

Amsterdam & Jewels of the Rhine

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£2,720*

10 Days

Berlin & The Majestic Rhine

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£3,554*

11 Days

Enchantment of Eastern Europe with Budapest and Bucharest

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£2,439*

11 Days

Jewels of the Rhine & Copenhagen

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£3,543*

18 Days

Copenhagen & Splendours of Europe

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£4,202*

11 Days

Jewels of the Rhine & Glacier Express

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£3,256*

12 Days

Enchantment of Eastern Europe & Istanbul

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£3,052*

18 Days

Paris & Splendours of Europe

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£4,875*

11 Days

Danube Delights & Classic Prague

Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises

From
GBP
£2,312*

Discover our range of city stays throughout Central Europe

Medieval architecture and snow-capped mountains make for a spectacular setting in Lucerne. And in Copenhagen, an unwavering commitment to eco-friendly innovation has given the Danish capital its own unique ethos. Discover these city stays and more.


France
city stays

As you cruise along the Rhône and Saône rivers, there’s a wealth of culture waiting to be discovered. Explore France’s unique flair even further with one of our insightful pre- or post-cruise city stays. 

10 Days

Aix-en-Provence with Sensations of Lyon & Provence

Discover the magic of France by river

From
GBP
£3,287*

11 Days

Sensations of Lyon & Provence with Nice

Discover the magic of France by river

From
GBP
£2,718*

10 Days

Sensations of Lyon and Provence & Paris

Discover the magic of France by river

From
GBP
£2,913*

Discover our range of city stays throughout France

France offers culture and art, delicious food, and smooth wines. Experience the lights of the Eiffel Tower at night, walk along Nice’s Promenade des Anglais, or taste the finest Provencal in Aix-en-Provence with our range of cruise extensions.


Portugal & Spain city stays

A cruise along the Douro River will take you through the lands of Portugal and Spain. Discover terraced vineyards and Gothic churches alike as you explore this region and uncover even more with a pre- or post-cruise city stay. 

11 Days

Lisbon & Secrets of the Douro

Explore the charms of Portugal by river

From
GBP
£2,975*

13 Days

Lisbon to Madrid with Secrets of the Douro

Explore the charms of Portugal by river

From
GBP
£3,625*

10 Days

Madrid & Secrets of the Douro

Explore the charms of Portugal by river

From
GBP
£3,163*

11 Days

Secrets of the Douro & Sevilla

Explore the charms of Portugal by river

From
GBP
£3,485*

Discover our range of city stays throughout Portugal & Spain

Explore Sevilla’s iconic fortress and palace, the Real Alcázar, take in the fascinating architecture of Spain’s capital, Madrid, or visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Jerónimos Monastery, in Portugal’s first city, Lisbon.


Southeast Asia
extensions & stopovers

While exploring Southeast Asia and the Mekong Delta, you’ll have the chance to extend your trip and visit Laos’ capital, Luang Prabang, or the Vietnamese town of Sapa. You’ll also have a choice of stopovers as you fly to or from your Emerald Cruises tour. 


All tour extensions and stopovers available throughout our catalogue of Southeast Asia itineraries:

8 Days

Majestic Mekong River Cruise

Explore vibrant Vietnam & Cambodia by river

From
GBP
£3,025*

13 Days

Wonders of Vietnam, Cambodia & the Mekong - 7 or 9 night cruise

Explore vibrant Vietnam & Cambodia by river

From
GBP
£3,945*

17 Days

Treasures & Temples of Vietnam & Cambodia - 7 or 9 night cruise

Explore vibrant Vietnam & Cambodia by river

From
GBP
£4,845*

21 Days

Grand Tour of Vietnam & Cambodia - 7 or 9 night cruise

Explore vibrant Vietnam & Cambodia by river

From
GBP
£5,295*

Discover our range of tour extensions & stopovers throughout Southeast Asia

In Luang Prabang, explore glistening temples and catch the sunset from Mt. Phousi. In Sapa, gaze in awe at the breathtaking scenery and visit the people of the traditional hill tribes. Or discover somewhere new with our choice of city stopovers.

River cruising brochures

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