The small river cruise ship experience
Discover sailing the rivers of Europe and Southeast Asia in luxury with small ship experts, Emerald Cruises.
Say hello to the boutique, small ship river cruising experience that you can expect along the rivers of Europe and Southeast Asia. Our fleet of award-winning Star-Ships combines comfort and innovation with contemporary design and a wealth of amenities.
Discover the Star-Ship experience
Life on board our Star-Ships promises unique innovations, an abundance of space, and an emphasis on wellness, underpinned by the expertise of our dedicated crew. Onshore, handpicked included excursions offer authentic and immersive local experiences.
Experience à la carte and fine dining on board our Star-Ships. Whether you’re sailing the Mekong in the Southeast Asia or the rivers of Europe, you’ll find delectable meals on board inspired by the regions you’ll sail through.
With a selection of wines, beers, and soft drinks included with lunch and dinner, there's always a delightful pairing for your meals. If you’d like to extend your selection of beverages, there’s a range of drinks packages to choose from^.
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^Available at an additional cost.
Wellness and active experiences are at the heart of our river cruises, with a number of activities available.
Our activity managers are on hand to ensure you make the most of your cruise. Join them on board for classes such yoga or aqua aerobics—or head to the gym if you prefer to work out on your own schedule.
Ashore, you’ll find a number of EmeraldACTIVE excursions to take part in, from guided hikes to canoeing trips and cycling tours.
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^Not available on our Southeast Asia itineraries.
Whichever cabin option you choose on board your Europe or Southeast Asia Star-Ship, you can be assured of a comfortable and restful getaway. Every suite and stateroom benefits from an en-suite bathroom, complete with a selection of luxury ESPA toiletries, as well as a sumptuous bed, draped in luscious linens.
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At Emerald Cruises, our passion for river cruising is echoed within our team. We believe that the right people are integral to creating the exceptional experience we promise, from the moment you step on board to every minute you spend discovering our Star-Ships and exploring the wonderful destinations we visit.
Meet the European team
Meet the Southeast Asia team
Cutting a stylish and chic figure along the some of the world’s most iconic rivers, our fleet of award-winning Star-Ships combine comfort, and innovation with contemporary design and a wealth of amenities. If you’d like to learn more about our Star-Ships before you sail, our ship layouts are a handy tool.
View our European ship layouts
View our Southeast Asia ship layout
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