Rivers of the World Cruise 2023
CAIRO TO LISBON - 47 Days
Departing 20 May 2023, you’ll travel from Cairo to Lisbon over 46 nights. This ultimate Rivers of the World cruise now has limited availability. Contact us now.
Prices start from $59,999 per person for a French Balcony stateroom.
Have something incredible to look forward to in May 2023, when we set sail on our inaugural Rivers of the World Cruise.
This 46-night journey will take you through 9 countries on 5 stunning Super Ships, each with their own character reflective of the rivers on which they sail. Kick off this luxury all-inclusive adventure in Cairo before sailing down the Nile River basking in the Swiss lake town of Lugano, indulging in the culinary delights of France, cruising through the Douro River Valley and so much more! This is our longest journey ever where we take you to a plethora of exciting destinations in the most intimate way.
The final remaining cabins have been released, where you will enjoy an array of different cabin categories across 5 of the newest ships in our fleet. These final cabins are priced from $61,479 per person, twin share with all the usual Uniworld unmatched all-inclusive amenities
Each of your five Super Ships for this journey is a gorgeously appointed floating boutique hotel, designed to reflect the destinations it sails. Our usual host of all-inclusive luxury amenities, plus Welcome and Farewell events, a dedicated Travelling Concierge, special surprises along the way and flights between each part of the cruise (Does not include pre/post cruise flights).
Ship: S.S. Sphinx
The Nile was home to the world’s first river cruises, so it’s apt that we start our voyage here. Join us as we celebrate our inaugural Rivers of the World Cruise in style at our opening event in Cairo. Then embark on the first part of your epic journey with luxury hotel stays in Cairo and onboard our newest Super Ship–S.S. Sphinx. Along the way, you’ll be joined by an expert Egyptologist and explore such fascinating ancient wonders as the temples at Abu Simbel.
Ship: S.S. La Venezia
Destination: Italy, Switzerland
Cross the Mediterranean Sea as you fly into the Swiss Alps to stay at the beautiful Lake Town of Lugano, situated on the border of Switzerland and Italy. Then move onto a land tour in chic Milan before setting sail on the Venice Lagoon and Po River for your cruise through Northern Italy on the newly transformed S.S. La Venezia.
Ship: S.S. Maria Theresa
Destination: Hungary, Austria and Germany
Cruise through the heart former Holy Roman Empire onboard a ship inspired by its most famous queen, Maria Theresa. Expect stunning natural landscapes, hidden gem villages and awe-inspiring regal architecture—which you’ll get VIP access to on such experiences as a private tour of the Schönbrunn Palace.
Ship: S.S. Joie de Vivre
Head to the Seine for the penultimate leg of our trip. Here, you’ll indulge in the casual elegance of Paris, enjoy sumptuous wine and cuisines, explore a unique array of charming local towns in Northern France and form a profound emotional connection with the historic beaches of Normandy. Culminate your time in France with an iconic show at the Moulin Rouge, sure to be a highlight.
Ship: S.S. São Gabriel
Destination: Portugal, Spain
Experiencing the spectacular Douro River Valley onboard the new S.S. São Gabriel is the perfect ending to this once-in-a-lifetime cruise, with no shortage of colorful cities and lush river views. Cap off your incredible journey with a land tour in Lisbon, during which you’ll visit the one-of-a-kind cities of Sintra and Cascais, and a glamorous Farewell Event in Lisbon.