British river cruise company Riviera River Cruises will introduce two new Christmas markets cruises on Europe's Danube and Rhine rivers for December 2018.
A new six-day The Danube's Imperial Cities & Yuletide Markets River Cruise will start and end in Budapest and cruise to Slovakia and Austria with stops in the Slovakian capital Bratislava and Vienna. Departures are available Dec. 1, 6, 11 and 16, 2018, starting at $739 per person, based on double occupancy.
The new five-day Enchanting Rhine & Yuletide Markets River Cruise will begin and end in Cologne, Germany, and sails through the Rhine Gorge to the German towns of Rudesheim, Frankfurt and Koblenz. Departures are available Dec. 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, and 18, 2018, starting at $669 per person, based on double occupancy.
Both will include visits to festive holiday markets along the way.