Uniworld River Cruises?

One-of-a-kind ships, unparalleled service and first-class cuisine; experience the most luxurious and authentically boutique river cruise in the world with Uniworld. With exceptional inclusions on every journey from unlimited beverages to essential Wi-Fi access, every guest will experience the lavish VIP treatment Uniworld is famed for.

The multi-award winning river cruise line constantly elevates every aspect of your journey from the moment you arrive. Friendly and inviting staff welcome you aboard a gorgeously designed ship filled with sublime European-influenced décor and alluring lounge areas to socialise with fellow patrons. Lodgings are meticulously designed to ensure every guest feels relaxed with custom-made beds, the finest bed linens, and nifty amenities.

In addition, Uniworld has carefully curated onshore programs that are tailored to your personal interests and lifestyle. Uniworld has gone the extra mile to craft unforgettable escapades that immerse you in the local culture, truly allowing you to understand and appreciate all aspects of the region. With itineraries that explore wondrous destinations from across the globe, start your next extraordinary adventure today and book a Uniworld river cruise.

Facts & Figures

Founded: 1976
Ships: 19
Max Passengers: 32-196

Are Uniworld river cruises right for you?

A Uniworld river cruise is perfect for active adventurers and affluent travellers searching for a sophisticated and hassle-free experience. The like-minded voyagers on a Uniworld cruise appreciate all the inclusions that come complimentary with their fare, ensuring that they rarely need to take out their credit cards to pay for additional unexpected expenses and instead relax by the pool or in the lounge.

The deeply immersive shore excursions are a major appeal for a large proportion of Uniworld guests. Each bespoke outing is carefully curated to enhance the intimacy guests have with the local culture to ensure every person is imprinted with unforgettable and life-lasting memories. These remarkable experiences can also be fairly active, and may include hiking, cycling, kayaking, golf, or simply walking, allowing passengers to select a comfortable activity level at every part of their river cruise.

What comes complimentary on a Uniworld river cruise?

Your fare on a Uniworld river cruise comes complimentary with:

  • Unlimited premium spirits and wines
  • All dining on board
  • Selection of shore excursions
  • All gratuities
  • Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • All scheduled airport transfers
  • Onboard fitness centre and wellness classes
  • Bicycles and walking sticks for onshore use

Why go on a Uniworld river cruise?

  • Cruise onboard breathtakingly designed ships with pleasing and artistically unique European-influenced interior design
  • Embark on simply unforgettable shore excursions which authentically connect the guest with their destination
  • Enjoy an extensive and incredible list of convenient complimentary amenities and facilities to help ensure a stress-free river cruise

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Book into an exceptional pre and post-cruise extension!

Extend the excitement of your outstanding river cruise by choosing one of the fantastic pre or post-cruise extensions. Available for a considerable selection of river cruises, each extension is crafted to further immerse yourself in the region with additional astonishing activities led by professional guides and hosts. Each pre-cruise or post-cruise extension includes a range of luxurious hotels, transport, and a local expert to guide you to wherever you need to go. For those looking to continue exploring a region before or after their Uniworld river cruise, book into an extension today!

What are the accommodation options on Uniworld?

Artistically designed and regal in nature, no matter where you stay, all rooms on a Uniworld river cruise will immediately make you feel like a resident in a palatial estate. Filled with complementary colours and fine details, you are promised a purely luxurious experience every time you enter.

Accommodation options are largely dependent on the location and which ship you decide to take your next river cruise on. For European and Russian cruises, lodging is categorised either as a stateroom or suite, while river cruises in Asia and Egypt currently have suites exclusively.


Staterooms are further broken down into the lavishly appointed classic stateroom, the magical and intimate French balcony, and the elegant deluxe balcony. Each stateroom comes fitted with a comfortable handcrafted Savoir Bed and a gorgeous marble bathroom featuring all the essentials you need. With a wealth of space to unwind after a long day of exploring, you cannot go wrong with a stateroom.


For those seeking heightened levels of luxury, Uniworld has masterfully designed sophisticated and stunning suites. Regardless of your suite, each room has an abundance of space and living areas to comfortably relax with a loved one. All suites come fitted with expansive balconies that provide jaw-dropping panoramic views throughout the entirety of your river cruise.

What dining options are available on Uniworld river cruises?

All kinds of food lovers will have their tastebuds buzzing with excitement at the assortment of fine dining options at their disposal on a Uniworld river cruise. The delectable dishes are directly inspired by the local region, with the talented chefs sourcing their ingredients fresh from the locally sustainable markets. In turn, you have exceptional dining with mouth-watering meals served with only the freshest produce.

Similarly, with accommodation, each ship has its own set of restaurants available with professionally trained chefs and wait staff who are passionate about creating an unforgettable dining experience with every visit. Whether you want to try out the Italian delights at the Savoy Restaurant on the River Countess, the wonderful Egyptian delights on the River Tosca Restaurant, or some lighter European dishes and pastries from the Habsburg Salon on the S.S. Maria Theresa, guests will never be disappointed.

Is there a dress code for Uniworld river cruises?

Uniworld generally recommend packing smart-casual clothing for daytime activities both on board and during the delightful shore excursions. While dining ashore or attending more formal shore excursions, attire such as a sports jacket or cocktail dress is highly recommended. Shorts additionally are prohibited in dining venues across ships. On board, patrons enjoy dressing in their more formal clothes during special occasions such as the captain’s welcome and farewell event.

Passengers should additionally pack according to the region and river they cruise on. For example, lighter and breathable clothes are recommended on cruises in Peru due to the warmer temperature and higher humidity levels.

What are Uniworld river cruises’ most popular activities?

The most popular draw for any Uniworld river cruise is the on shore activities that occur at each of the ports of call. Guests regularly book into the intimate tours and active adventures which have them explore the local region and connect with the culture.

Once on the ship, passengers spend their leisure time socialising with their fellow guests in the various roomy lounges and bars or sunbathing at the outdoor pool. Patrons also frequent the fitness and health centre, where individuals can take a fitness class with a personal trainer or have a relaxing massage treatment.


Uniworld River Cruises Offers

Save $500pp on 8 Day Cruises & More*

Uniworld - Double the Savings Offer

Cruise with Uniworld in Europe on select sailings and enjoy savings of $500pp on 8 day cruises or save $1,000pp on longer cruises in 2025*

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Solo supplement waived on select departures*

Uniworld - Solo Traveller Savings

Solo travellers can cruise with Uniworld in Europe in 2024 and enjoy solo supplement waived on select departures*

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