Scenic previews 2022 river cruise collection
by Jessica Pook
Scenic’s 2022 Europe river cruise collection includes a visit to the decennial exotic plant Floriade Expo in the Netherlands.
The new preview brochure takes in some of Europe’s iconic waterways with stop-offs in Amsterdam, Paris, Belgium and Budapest.
To celebrate the launch, early bookers can enjoy discounted fares, with additional savings of up to £200pp on selected itineraries available on new bookings made before February 24, 2021 – with discounts totalling up to £1,700pp.
Guests will also enjoy complimentary chauffeur-driven door-to-door transfers, as well as the ability to save an additional 10% saving when paying for the cruise in full 12 months prior to departure.
Highlights include a Windmills, Tulips & Belgian Delights eight-day round-trip from Amsterdam, visiting Dordrecht, Veere, Antwerp, Arnhem and Hoorn. The river cruise will incorporate the Floriade Horticulture Expo, a show held once every 10 years that showcases an encyclopaedia of exotic plants. Prices start from £2,145pp based on an April 6,2022 departure.
A five-day Tastes of Imperial Europe itinerary will sail from Vienna to Budapest, giving guests a short introduction to cruising the Danube. The itinerary includes a visit to Bratislava for a visit to a local family home, as well as a private classical music concert at the Gödöllõ Royal Palace in Hungary. Prices for the five-day itinerary start from £1,595pp, based on an April 6 2022 departure.
Scenic has also introduced a two-night extension in Paris, available on all France departures, the Jewels of Europe itinerary and selected Christmas Market cruises. The extension includes a locally guided tour, dining at 58 Tour Eiffel and a visit to the Louvre. Prices lead in at £860pp.
All bookings are covered by Scenic’s flexible Booking Policy, meaning guests can change their booking up to 60 days prior to departure without fees.