Leave all your cares and concerns behind as you cruise Europe’s waterways in 2019. APT offers luxury and all-inclusive river cruising along the Rhine, Main, Danube, Moselle, Seine, Douro, Rhône and Garonne River.

Steeped in legend and enchantment, to visit Europe is to step back in time. Explore the historic heart and cultural soul of each European country, as they leisurely unfurl with every river bend. Glide along the picturesque canals of Amsterdam, explore quaint medieval villages alongside the Rhine and sail on the Danube towards the captivating beauty of Budapest. French gourmet delicacies and adventures also await along the stunning Rhône River while the waterways and cities of Russia will leave you fascinated and intrigued.

All APT ships provide you with a truly intimate cruising experience, where exceptional onboard facilities are matched with impeccable service. The low number of guests and high number of staff ensures a genuinely warm atmosphere onboard. Unpack once and have Europe’s icons delivered to you. Spacious staterooms and suites provide well-appointed accommodation and luxurious havens, while private panoramic balconies deliver a fresh perspective on Europe’s timeless landmarks. The boutique size of their ships enables superior access to small riverside towns and villages, and present a truly intimate cruising experience.

From the moment you step aboard, you’ll see why APT is the first choice with discerning travellers. Bringing the elegance and amenities of a five-star hotel to the water, their European river ships offer a truly luxurious experience. Enjoy delicious gourmet cuisine, attentive personalised service, nightly on board entertainment, and a Cruise and Tour Director to ensure your Europe River Cruise is unforgettable. Experience the ultimate in personalised luxury with absolutely everything taken care of. From port charges to airport transfers, excursions to entertainment, meals to gratuities, and much more.

The waterfront and sightseeing boats in Passau at sunset.


The most popular itinerary for first-timers is Magnificent Europe. Cruising from Prague to Paris/London or vice versa, including 3 nights in both Prague and Paris/London and 14 nights on your luxury river cruise, visit charming towns, cities and villages in Germany, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Phil Hoffmann Travel offers a selection of fully escorted departures in 2019 that feature bonus exclusives not available on the normal APT departures – at no additional cost to you. Prices start from $13,345 per person twin share plus book now and fly free to Europe or upgrade to Business Class from just $1,995 per person. *


Phil Hoffmann Travel Hyde Park has been at home on King William Road since 2012. The highly experienced team, led by Branch Manager Jenny Reeves, take great pride in planning dream holidays for their clients. From flights to cruises, luxury travel to guided holidays and accommodation, the staff draw on their years of industry experience and firsthand knowledge to put together exactly what you’re looking for in a holiday, with a great range of options to suit every style, taste and budget.

As testament to the success of the branch, they recently enjoyed an expansion and luxurious refurbishment that is the first of its kind for Phil Hoffmann Travel. Jenny and the team warmly invite you to come in, relax over a cup of coffee or tea as you start planning your next trip of a lifetime.

For more information on the European River Cruises, please contact the team at Phil Hoffmann Travel Hyde Park on 8272 2166, in branch at 82 King William Road or by visiting www.pht.com.au

*Subject to availability at time of booking.