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Introducing Riviera Radiance and Riviera Rose: Elevating Luxury River Cruising in 2025

Riviera Travel Unveils Riviera Radiance and Riviera Rose

In an era where luxury and exploration converge, Riviera Travel is proud to introduce two extraordinary additions to the their 2025 fleet: the Riviera Radiance and Riviera Rose. These vessels are poised to redefine the essence of river cruising, blending cutting-edge design with the timeless allure of Europe’s waterways. As we look to the future, these ships represent their commitment to delivering unparalleled experiences, where every journey is an odyssey of discovery and indulgence.


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Riviera Radiance: A New Horizon in River Cruising

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March 2025 will mark the debut of the Riviera Radiance, a vessel that promises to be a sanctuary of sophistication and serenity for 178 guests. From its inception, the Radiance has been envisioned as more than a ship; it’s a haven where the hustle of everyday life fades into the tranquil flow of Europe’s rivers. The architecture and interiors have been meticulously designed to ensure that every moment aboard the Radiance is imbued with luxury, comfort, and a sense of connection to the surrounding landscapes. With its expansive suites and innovative dining spaces, the Radiance is set to become a benchmark for luxury river cruising.


Key Features:

New Dining Venues: The Radiance introduces three dining venues, including the European-inspired Mosaic, which offers a diverse menu catering to all dietary preferences. Guests can expect an array of meat, fish, vegetarian, and vegan dishes.

Luxurious Amenities: With a split-level lounge, dining room, swimming pool, spa, and wellness area, the ship offers everything guests need for a relaxing and rejuvenating journey. The Riverview Kitchen provides an interactive dining experience, adding to the ship’s unique offerings.

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Riviera Rose: Elegance on the Water

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April 2025 will witness the launch of the Riviera Rose, a masterpiece of design and hospitality that offers an intimate cruising experience for 114 guests. The Rose encapsulates the spirit of adventure in a setting that epitomises elegance and comfort. This ship is a tribute to the timeless beauty of the rivers it navigates, with each cabin, lounge, and public space crafted to foster an atmosphere of warmth and welcome. The inclusion of balcony suites with outside seating allows guests to immerse themselves in the breathtaking vistas in unparalleled privacy and comfort. The Riviera Rose is not just a journey; it’s an invitation to explore the heart of Europe’s most captivating landscapes with grace and style.


Key Features:

Intimate Spaces: The Rose is designed to provide a more intimate experience, with a restaurant, bar, lounge, fitness room, and a sun deck equipped with a swimming pool. Each space is crafted to enhance guest comfort and satisfaction.

Versatile Entertainment Space: The Riviera Rose elevates guest experience with its exclusive ‘Rose Lounge.’ This innovative area serves as a cozy hub for relaxation by day and transforms into a vibrant venue for entertainment by night. It perfectly reflects our dedication to offering both tranquil moments and lively cultural engagements to our guests.

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Anticipating the Unveiling of Unique Itineraries

The excitement builds as Riviera Travel prepare to unveil the itineraries for these magnificent ships. With bookings opening on February 29, guests are encouraged to mark their calendars. These journeys will not only showcase the best of river cruising but also introduce travellers to new experiences and destinations, carefully selected to inspire and delight.


Celebrating Riviera Travel’s Legacy

As Riviera Travel approaches its 40th anniversary, the launch of the Riviera Radiance and Riviera Rose stands as a testament to their enduring commitment to excellence. Phil Hullah, the Chief Executive, emphasises the significance of these ships in their ongoing story. They are not just new vessels but symbols of their dedication to providing guests with extraordinary experiences.


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Embarking on a Journey Like No Other

The Riviera Radiance and Riviera Rose are more than just ships; they are the future of river cruising. With state-of-the-art amenities, luxurious accommodations, and innovative dining experiences, these ships offer an unparalleled journey. As we eagerly await their launch, we invite you to join us in anticipation of an unforgettable adventure on Europe’s rivers.

Stay tuned for further details on the itineraries and prepare to embark on a journey that redefines luxury river cruising. With Art of Travel, your journey is not just a holiday; it’s an exploration of culture, luxury, and unparalleled service.

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