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2015 River Cruises

Here at Shearings we believe in getting out there, making new memories and never needing an excuse to do so. It’s something we’ve been doing for over a hundred years, so we know a thing or two about creating unforgetable holidays. Even if you’ve been there and done that, you'll find plenty of new things to see with these brand new river cruising itineraries for 2015.

Take time from your busy lifestyle and relax with our new Amsterdam to the Rhine mini cruise. Uncover three different countries with out Three Countries explorer cruise. Or explore the diversity of the Mississippi river on board the largest paddle steamboat ever built. For an amazing cruise holiday at an outstanding price, be sure to check out our new range of inclusive holidays.

Choose your 2015 river cruise below, or see the full range of river cruises available.

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Close this result item Dutch Waterways Inclusive By Coach 10 days 

Kinderdijk

Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the gentle waterways of Holland. An opportunity to see the vibrant city of Amsterdam with its myriad of canals and cobbled streets, discover the traditional fisherman’s village of Volendam, Schoonhoven the silver making centre, Rotterdam and Edam, the home of cheese! Join us on this great value cruise to discover the best of Holland’s waterways.

MS Alegria

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10 days from only £699 per person.

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£699 per person.

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9 nights from £699

Close this result item Dutch Waterways Inclusive (North Sea Itinerary) By Coach 10 days 

Kinderdijk

Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the gentle waterways of Holland. An opportunity to see the vibrant city of Amsterdam with its myriad of canals and cobbled streets, discover the traditional fisherman’s village of Volendam, Schoonhoven the silver making centre, Rotterdam and Edam, the home of cheese! Join us on this great value cruise to discover the best of Holland’s waterways.

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10 days from only £699 per person.

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£699 per person.

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9 nights from £699

Close this result item Dutch Waterways Inclusive By Air 8 days 

Kinderdijk

Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the gentle waterways of Holland. An opportunity to see the vibrant city of Amsterdam with its myriad of canals and cobbled streets, discover the traditional fisherman’s village of Volendam, Schoonhoven the silver making centre, Rotterdam and Edam, the home of cheese! Join us on this great value cruise to discover the best of Holland’s waterways.

MS Alegria

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8 days from only £759 per person.

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£759 per person.

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7 nights from £759

Close this result item Dutch Waterways Inclusive & Amsterdam 10 days 

Amsterdam at Twilight

Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the gentle waterways of Holland. An opportunity to see the vibrant city of Amsterdam with its myriad of canals and cobbled streets, discover the traditional fisherman’s village of Volendam, Schoonhoven the silver making centre, Rotterdam and Edam, the home of cheese! 

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  • Tulip Inn Amsterdam Centre, Amsterdam
  • MS Alegria,

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10 days from only £906 per person.

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£906 per person.

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London St Pancras 9 nights from £906

Close this result item Rhine in Flames Cruise & Dusseldorf Extension 10 days 

Rhine in Flames

Come and enjoy the spectacle of the ‘Rhine in Flames’, an annual event when the countryside is illuminated with fireworks soaring into the dark nocturnal sky. Experience the thousands of red Bengal lights and magnificent hilltop firework displays as they radiate over the river valley. A wonderful journey with time to explore the pretty riverside villages and historic towns whilst absorbing the scenery and sights of the Rhine Valley. An exciting cruise combining the beauty of fire, water and light.

MV Virginia

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10 days from only £914 per person.

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£914 per person.

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Close this result item Rhine in Flames & Cologne 10 days 

Rhine in Flames

Come and enjoy the spectacle of the ‘Rhine in Flames’, an annual event when the countryside is illuminated with fireworks soaring into the dark nocturnal sky. Experience the thousands of red Bengal lights and magnificent hilltop firework displays as they radiate over the river valley. A wonderful journey with time to explore the pretty riverside villages and historic towns whilst absorbing the scenery and sights of the Rhine Valley. An exciting cruise combining the beauty of fire, water and light.

MV Virginia

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10 days from only £921 per person.

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£921 per person.

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Close this result item Four Rivers Discovery & Frankfurt 9 days 

Heidelberg

Enjoy a taste of four wonderful European rivers as we cruise along the Rhine to the Main river, sailing onto the Neckar and Moselle. From the lively cities of Cologne and Frankfurt to the sleepy riverside villages we pass along the way.

MV Esmeralda

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9 days from only £924 per person.

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£924 per person.

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8 nights from £924

Close this result item Rhine in Flames & Cologne 10 days 

Rhine in Flames

Come and enjoy the spectacle of the ‘Rhine in Flames’, an annual event when the countryside is illuminated with fireworks soaring into the dark nocturnal sky. Experience the thousands of red Bengal lights and magnificent hilltop firework displays as they radiate over the river valley. A wonderful journey with time to explore the pretty riverside villages and historic towns whilst absorbing the scenery and sights of the Rhine Valley. An exciting cruise combining the beauty of fire, water and light.

MV Virginia

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10 days from only £959 per person.

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£959 per person.

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Close this result item Elegant Elbe to the River Rhine By Coach 14 days 

Hannover

From capital Berlin through the heart of Germany to the Rhine, this wonderful cruise takes in the changing landscapes, cities and scenery of this diverse country. Whether you wish to relax and admire the views or discover more on our optional excursions, there is something for all our guests to enjoy.

MS Princess

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14 days from only £999 per person.

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£999 per person.

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13 nights from £999

Close this result item Rhine in Flames Extravaganza Cruise & 2 Nights in Cologne 10 days 

Coachem

Come and enjoy the spectacle of the 'Rhine in Flames', an annual event when the countryside is illuminated with fireworks soaring into the dark nocturnal sky. A wonderful journey with time to explore the pretty riverside villages and historic towns whilst absorbing the scenery and sights of the Rhine Valley. A sensational cruise combining fire, water and light.

MPS Rotterdam

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10 days from only £1019 per person.

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£1019 per person.

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9 nights from £1019

Close this result item Rhine in Flames Extravaganza Cruise & 2 Nights in Cologne 10 days 

Coachem

Come and enjoy the spectacle of the 'Rhine in Flames', an annual event when the countryside is illuminated with fireworks soaring into the dark nocturnal sky. A wonderful journey with time to explore the pretty riverside villages and historic towns whilst absorbing the scenery and sights of the Rhine Valley. A sensational cruise combining fire, water and light.

MPS Rotterdam

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10 days from only £1056 per person.

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£1056 per person.

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Close this result item Elegant Elbe to the River Rhine By Air 11 days 

From capital Berlin through the heart of Germany to the Rhine, this wonderful cruise takes in the changing landscapes, cities and scenery of this diverse country. Whether you wish to relax and admire the views or discover more on our optional excursions, there is something for all our guests to enjoy.

MS Princess

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11 days from only £1169 per person.

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£1169 per person.

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Close this result item Landscapes and Chateaux of the Loire Valley By Air 6 days 

Villandry Gardens

At the heart of France, we’ll discover the lovely Loire Valley, known as the ‘Garden of France’ due to the abundance of vineyards and fruit orchards. The central part of the valley is designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and you’ll soon see why as we explore the wonderful landscapes and see some of the historic chateaux in this charming region.

MS Loire Princesse

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6 days from only £1169 per person.

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£1169 per person.

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5 nights from £1169

Close this result item Rhine in Flames Extravaganza By Air 8 days 

Fireworks

Fire, water and light are the ingredients of this wonderful river cruise with a difference. Experience the awe-inspiring ‘Rhine in Flames’ event, a dazzling display of fireworks that illuminates the night sky above the beautiful Rhine - a pyrotechnical wonder that must be seen to be believed. Choose one of our fantastic itineraries, where you will witness this truly spectacular event up close and enjoy the Rhine in Flames!

MPS Rotterdam

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8 days from only £1179 per person.

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£1179 per person.

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Close this result item Landscapes and Chateaux of the Loire Valley By Rail 6 days 

Villandry Gardens

Cruise on board the innovative MS Loire Princesse - a new concept in cruise ships, inspired by an ancient technique - the paddle wheel. The debut of this ship in 2015 will be the first time a cruise vessel with cabins has ever cruised along the longest river in France, the Loire. Boasting 48 spacious outside cabins equipped with the latest technology, including Wi-Fi on board, individually controlled air-conditioning, plasma screen TV, radio, hairdryer, safe and mini bar. On board you’ll enjoy the atmosphere of an international clientele, you’ll find a splendid restaurant, a huge lounge bar with central dance floor and a large sun deck, the ideal place to relax and enjoy the stunning views along the Loire river.

MS Loire Princesse

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6 days from only £1179 per person.

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Close this result item Rhine in Flames Extravaganza By Rail 8 days 

Rhine in Flames

Fire, water and light are the ingredients of this wonderful river cruise with a difference. Experience the awe-inspiring 'Rhine in Flames' event, a dazzling display of fireworks that illuminates the night sky above the beautiful Rhine - a pyrotechnical wonder that must be seen to be believed. Choose one of our fantastic itineraries, where you will witness this truly spectacular event up close and enjoy the Rhine in Flames!

MPS Rotterdam

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8 days from only £1239 per person.

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£1239 per person.

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Close this result item Rhine in Flames Extravaganza Cruise & 2 Nights in Dusseldorf 10 days 

Rhine in Flames

Come and enjoy the spectacle of the 'Rhine in Flames', an annual event when the countryside is illuminated with fireworks soaring into the dark nocturnal sky. A wonderful journey with time to explore the pretty riverside villages and historic towns whilst absorbing the scenery and sights of the Rhine Valley. A sensational cruise combining fire, water and light.

MPS Rotterdam

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10 days from only £1329 per person.

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£1329 per person.

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Close this result item Rhine in Flames Extravaganza By Coach 10 days 

Rhine in flames

Fire, water and light are the ingredients of this wonderful river cruise with a difference. Experience the awe-inspiring ‘Rhine in Flames’ event, a dazzling display of fireworks that illuminates the night sky above the beautiful Rhine - a pyrotechnical wonder that must be seen to be believed.

MPS Rotterdam

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10 days from only £1379 per person.

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9 nights from £1379

Close this result item Rhine and Flames Extravaganza (North Sea Itinerary) By Coach 10 days 

Rhine in flames

Fire, water and light are the ingredients of this wonderful river cruise with a difference. Experience the awe-inspiring ‘Rhine in Flames’ event, a dazzling display of fireworks that illuminates the night sky above the beautiful Rhine - a pyrotechnical wonder that must be seen to be believed. Choose from four fantastic itineraries, where you will witness this truly spectacular event and enjoy the Rhine in Flames 2015!

MPS Rotterdam

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10 days from only £1379 per person.

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Close this result item Mississippi's Southern Charms 10 days 

American Queen

This wonderful journey showcases the diversity of the Mississippi River as we explore the land of bawdy blues and Southern belles. From New Orleans to Memphis, the river rolls slowly and expansively, whilst the woodlands along the shore create dramatic landscapes. Passing charming towns and palatial mansions, history is everywhere, from silent Civil War cemeteries to the soulful sounds of Memphis.

American Queen

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10 days from only £2819 per person.

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£2819 per person.

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