Australian Pacific Touring (APT) is an Australian owned travel company that has been operating for more than 80 years. With over 15 years experience on Europe’s Rivers, we guarantee a truly remarkable cruise.

ms Amadagio Suite

All our suites feature deluxe Queen size beds or twin beds. Flat Screen TV. Complimentary Internet access. Spacious Wardrobes. Personal Safe.

ms Amadagio Standard Room

Feature twin or double beds. Full in suite bathrooms. Personal air conditioning and safe. In suite television and movies. Satellite telephones.

ms Amadolce Lounge Area

Each ship has a Main, Observation and Rear lounge. Each bar has tea and coffee making facilities and full drink service. Ideal for those that want to read a book, play a board game or indulge in a quiet nightcap.

Aria Class River Ships

Having introduced private Panoramic Balcony Suites as well as a host of other exclusive features, APT’s boutique Aria River Ships pioneered European river cruising. In 2013, they’ll offer up to five unique dining locations, including a new panoramic restaurant – Ristorante Florentino or Chez Nous.

An Intimate Cruise Experience

Their boutique size (110 metres); low number of guests (max. 148); and high number of staff (46) ensures our Aria River Ships boast a genuinely warm onboard atmosphere. With their own unique charm, all ships present same world-class facilities and luxurious accommodation – including open-air Panoramic Balconies in most suites.

Up to Five Dining Locations

In 2013, each Aria River Ship will offer five unique dining locations, including a new ship-front panoramic restaurant.

Intimate Rear Lounge

In addition to two main lounges, Aria River Ships present their own private Rear Lounge, offering lovely views and full drinks service.

Still Setting the Standard

In 2013, APT’s six superb Aria River Ships will be taking guests over more rivers on a wider variety of itineraries than any other vessels of their kind. These include a unique cruising experience over the Rhine, Rhône and Moselle rivers, which APT pioneered in 2012, as well as an extended trip along the famous Seine River in France.

Unique to APT’s Aria River Ships:

  • Greatest choice of cruising itineraries and rivers, including the Rhine, Rhône, Moselle and Seine rivers in 2013
  • Personalised Cruising – max. of 148 guests
  • Private Panoramic Balconies in 82% of suites
  • Turn your suite into an open balcony
  • Heated whirlpool on Sun Deck
  • Up to five unique dining experiences available
  • New panoramic restaurant and Teak Front Deck dining
  • An intimate Rear Lounge offering 270 degree views
  • Boutique size – more space per guest

* Concerto Class River Ships

Leading the way in luxury and comfort, APT’s Concerto River Ships are the only ships in Europe that present Twin Balcony Suites TM. Featuring a large Outside Balcony and a Panoramic Balcony – which creates an open-air conservatory-style area – these suites represent a genuinely exciting revolution in river ship design.

Exclusive Twin Balcony Suites

Utilising private Panoramic Balconies once again, we’ve introduced the twin balcony concept to most suites on our Concerto River Ships. Featuring a glassed-in conservatory-style area complemented by a spacious Outside Balcony, these thoughtfully designed suites are available exclusively through APT.

Innovative Public Facilities

On board each of our Concerto River Ships, guests are presented with up to seven different dining experiences, thanks in part to the three different speciality restaurants. Additionally, there are a large number of stylish lounges in which to unwind and the Sun Deck features a heated pool for your cruising pleasure.

Unique to APT’s Concerto River Ships:

  • Silver or Gold Butler Service to guests in select suites*
  • Exclusive Twin Balcony Suites featuring a glass conservatory
  • More balconies than any other river ship
  • Largest suites on Europe’s rivers, at an average of 212 sq ft, all with mini-bars
  • Relaxing Fireside Library
  • A heated swimming pool atop the Sun Deck
  • Seven dining experiences
  • Four speciality restaurants:
    Verde Fine Dining Restaurant
    Bella Cucina Restaurant
    Erlebnis Chef’s Table Restaurant
    Wine Room Private Dining

* Stylish Onboard Areas

360 degree Views On the Sun Deck

On each of our ships, an expansive Sun Deck offers uninterrupted views to Europe’s heartland. It also features comfortable lounge chairs, a walking track, retractable roofing for shelter or shade and a giant chess board. For the keen golfer, several ships also feature a putting green.

Heated Whirlpool or Pool

With either a whirlpool or a heated pool on the Sun Deck of every ship, you can enjoy an indulgent soak while taking in the passing scenery from the water.

A Further Two Outdoor Decks

When restrictions force other vessels to close their roof-top decks, the Lower Sun Deck and Teak Front Deck on each of our ships always remain open.

Distinct & Stylish Lounges

Our Main Lounge offers a round-the-clock bar service, welcoming sofas and floor-to-ceiling windows, while the Observation Lounge is the perfect indoor area from which to take in the approaching sights. Unique to Aria River Ships, an additional rear lounge area provides you with an intimate, tranquil space which benefits from full drink service.

Showroom & Lecture Facility

For entertainment, including lectures and performances, our ships’ front lounges combine to create an ambient Showroom.

A Well-Stocked Library

Our onboard Library holds a wide choice of books to suit every taste and, on several ships, features a cosy fireplace.

Fitness Centre

Featuring a sauna and a range of cardiovascular equipment, the Fitness Centre is the place to go for a workout.

Massage, Hair & Beauty Salon

The Massage, Hair & Beauty Salon is the place to go for an indulgent massage, a beauty treatment or to have your hair styled.

Elevator & 24-Hour Reception

For your convenience, an onboard elevator reaches most suites, and our front Reception Desk is staffed 24 hours a day.

24-Hour Tea & Coffee Bar

Enjoy access to the finest European tea, lattés and cappuccinos all day, every day.

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