September 2, 2019

River Cruises and What You Need to Know

River Cruises and What You Need to Know

The industry of river cruise lines really started/took off in Europe and it continues to be a popular vacation trip. Or even just to explore the world, river cruise lines are perfect for those seeking a little bit more of an adventure. Usually everything is included which means less stress and more time to have fun.Travel + Leisure published the Top 10 River Cruise Lines. We are here to focus on one of them. U River Cruises. This unique experience is known to be completely centered around its guest, hence the name “U”. If you are looking for a personal, exciting adventure throughout Europe, U RIver Cruises are the way to go.

U River Cruises

The U River Cruise line offers its visitors a unique experience because they serve those looking for an “authentic adventure”.

Onboard Life

A Silent Disco

Silent is not the first word that comes to mind when someone mentions a disco, but this is not an experience to miss. The DJ plays the music which plays through headphones that everyone has. This means you can take them off to talk to your friends and you don’t have to worry about loud background music.

Camping on the Rooftop

Have you ever wanted to camp under the stars on a river cruise line? U River Cruises give this option and they even provide the tents! Enjoy the outdoors without all of the hassle.


This is always a must on vacations. The best way to relax, being on the top deck doing yoga while the sun comes up.

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Their Ships

The U River Cruise offers 2 different ship options. Both including three different styles of rooms. Ranging from just a place to store your stuff and sleep to a whole suite. There is even the option to share a room with someone. This could be the perfect opportunity for someone who is traveling alone and wants to explore the possibility of meeting someone on the same adventure.

Relaxing on a traveling hotel seems like the best way to see Europe. No need for backpacking when you can just float up to most cities.

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Dining Options

Worried about what you are going to eat all day? The U Cruise Line has 3 included daily meals during the trip. Each meal often based off of the cities that are visited. There are multiple vegetarian, organic, and healthy options. But who doesn’t like a good burger? U offers a juicy burger and a nice side of fresh fries.

Local street food is also usually served; German Kasekreiner is served whenever it is possible. If there are dietary restrictions the chefs are more than happy to help accommodate their guest.

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 U River Cruises offers 22 different ports of call, 5 different countries, 3 different rivers. Why vacation in one place when you can vacation on a floating hotel that literally brings you to different countries while you relax for the ride. The 5 countries visited are: The Netherlands, Germany, Slovakia, Austria, and Hungary. Each bringing a different experience and many different options to explore.

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