Uniworld Boutique River Cruises announces its “Rivers of the World” cruise for 2023, a 46-night trip from Cairo to Lisbon departing on 20MAY 2023. The cruise will take travellers to nine countries aboard five ships with exclusive experiences and surprises throughout the voyage.
The itinerary is the first of its kind for Uniworld, and will include exclusive experiences and special surprises throughout the journey.
“At Uniworld, we always have elevation at top of mind and strive to continuously take steps forward in fresh and exciting ways,” said Ellen Bettridge, President and CEO of Uniworld Boutique River Cruises.
“We’re so proud to announce the inaugural ‘Rivers of the World’ itinerary; our longest and most action-packed sailing to date spanning nine countries aboard five of our world-class Super Ships. It’s an itinerary like none other and true vacation of a lifetime with surprises at every turn.”
The journey begins in Egypt with a kick-off event and two night land stay in Cairo, followed by a weeklong cruise aboard the S.S. Sphinx. Guests will then cross the Mediterranean Sea and fly into the Swiss Alps with two nights in Lugano, followed by two nights in Milan. Next, guests will board the S.S. La Venezia for a weeklong cruise along the Venice Lagoon and Po River. Guests will continue to Hungary and sail on the S.S. Maria Theresa from Budapest to Passau. They will then board the S.S. Joie de Vivre in France and explore Northern France along the Seine. The itinerary concludes in Portugal, beginning in Porto with a cruise aboard the S.S. Sao Gabriel through the Douro River Valley, followed by a three night land stay in Lisbon and closing event.
Itinerary highlights include a visit to the astonishing UNESCO-protected temples of Abu Simbel in Cairo; exploring Schönbrunn Palace, the former imperial summer residence during the reign of Maria Theresa in Vienna; experiencing the iconic Moulin Rouge in Paris; and a day in the Portuguese beach town of Cacais and opulent town of Sintra.
The ‘Rivers of the World’ itinerary is all-inclusive including onboard dining, excursions, scheduled airport transfers, onboard gratuities and flights between cruise segments. The itinerary also features a dedicated Traveling Concierge who will accompany guests for the entire journey.
To learn more, advisors are asked to contact their regional Strategic Account Managers or visit www.Uniworld.com/Rivers-of-the-World-Cruise-2023.