River cruises

Our Experience

We Are Specialists in River Cruises

As your trusted experts in river cruise bookings, we possess the knowledge and experience to curate the perfect voyage for you. Let us handle the details, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable journey from start to finish.

At Northstar Travel Company, we specialize in helping you book your next unforgettable river cruise experience. Whether you dream of exploring the scenic waterways of Europe, Asia, or any other enchanting destination, we have the expertise to make your journey seamless and extraordinary. One of the key benefits of river cruising is the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in breathtaking landscapes as you sail along picturesque rivers. Unlike ocean cruises, river cruises allow you to get up close and personal with charming towns, historic landmarks, and cultural treasures, as your ship glides through the heart of captivating destinations. Additionally, river cruises offer a more intimate and personalized experience, with smaller vessels, attentive service, and the chance to indulge in locally-inspired cuisine and wines. Whether you’re seeking relaxation, cultural enrichment, or thrilling adventures, river cruising provides a perfect blend of comfort, convenience, and discovery. Let us be your guide in creating a remarkable river cruise itinerary that will leave you with cherished memories to last a lifetime.

The Experience

Benefits of a Cruise

River cruising provides a multitude of benefits, including luxurious accommodations, diverse dining options, access to stunning destinations, and the opportunity to create unforgettable memories on some amazing rivers.

River Dining

Dining

The dining quality on River Cruises is top notch with unique selections onboard.

Drinks Included

All-Inclusive

Many River Cruise lines include food, drinks, and wifi, and excursions as part of the pricing.

Small Town

Small Towns

You can experience smaller towns because of the rivers that ocean cruises can’t reach.

Small Ship

Smaller Ships

A lot of ships carry less than 200 passengers so it is a more intimate experience.

Culture

Culture

Because you are going to smaller cities, you’re able to see more of what the country is like.

Excursions

Sightseeing

Many river cruise lines include excursions so you can explore in every port you go to.

The Experience

Some of our Preferred Partners

AmaWaterways
Tauck River
Uniworld Crusies
Viking River Cruises
American Cruise Line
Avalon Waterways

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Destination Highlights

Popular Cruise Itineraries

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Danube River

River cruises on the Danube River offer a captivating journey through the heart of Europe. With its upper and lower sections, the Danube allows travelers to explore a diverse range of destinations, from the picturesque landscapes of the Upper Danube with its enchanting castles and vineyards, to the vibrant cities and cultural gems of the Lower Danube. Embark on a river cruise along the Danube and experience the best of both worlds as you navigate through fascinating history, stunning scenery, and charming riverside towns.

Rhine River

Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the heart of Europe with river cruises on the legendary Rhine River. Experience the timeless beauty of this majestic waterway as you glide past fairytale castles, lush vineyards, and charming medieval towns. Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural treasures of destinations like Cologne, Strasbourg, and Amsterdam, all while enjoying the comfort and luxury of a river cruise.

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Rhine River

Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the heart of Europe with river cruises on the legendary Rhine River. Experience the timeless beauty of this majestic waterway as you glide past fairytale castles, lush vineyards, and charming medieval towns. Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural treasures of destinations like Cologne, Strasbourg, and Amsterdam, all while enjoying the comfort and luxury of a river cruise.

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Nile River

Embark on an extraordinary cruise to the Bahamas, where pristine beaches, turquoise waters, and a tropical paradise await. Explore the vibrant markets and historic sites of Nassau, then experience the secluded luxury of cruise line private islands like CocoCay and Half Moon Cay. Unwind in paradise and create unforgettable moments.

Seine River

Indulge in the romantic allure of river cruises on the picturesque Seine River. Sail through the heart of Paris, passing iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame Cathedral, while immersing yourself in the charm of enchanting towns like Honfleur and Rouen. Experience the perfect blend of culture, history, and scenic beauty along this captivating waterway.

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Mediteranean

Indulge in the romantic allure of river cruises on the picturesque Seine River. Sail through the heart of Paris, passing iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame Cathedral, while immersing yourself in the charm of enchanting towns like Honfleur and Rouen. Experience the perfect blend of culture, history, and scenic beauty along this captivating waterway.

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Mississippi River

Experience the rich heritage and captivating landscapes of America with river cruises on the mighty Mississippi River. From the vibrant city of New Orleans to the charming towns along the riverbanks, immerse yourself in the soulful music, delicious cuisine, and fascinating history of the Deep South. Sail along this iconic waterway and create lasting memories of a truly unforgettable journey.

Douro River

Embark on a delightful adventure with river cruises on the enchanting Douro River. Navigate through the picturesque valleys of Portugal’s wine region, where terraced vineyards and charming villages line the riverbanks. Immerse yourself in the rich flavors of port wine, explore historic cities like Porto and charming towns like Pinhão, and bask in the breathtaking beauty of this captivating waterway.

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Douro River

Embark on a delightful adventure with river cruises on the enchanting Douro River. Navigate through the picturesque valleys of Portugal’s wine region, where terraced vineyards and charming villages line the riverbanks. Immerse yourself in the rich flavors of port wine, explore historic cities like Porto and charming towns like Pinhão, and bask in the breathtaking beauty of this captivating waterway.

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About Our Travel Agency

Our Story

We are a Woodbury, Minnesota-based agency that believes in outstanding personalized service and modern technology. We have a vast supplier network to keep us connected worldwide.

Our Advantage

We provide cutting-edge technology like mobile apps for our clients, along with our included Lost Baggage Assistance Program to help make things easier while traveling. 

Cruise Highlights

Some of our Favorite Ships

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Cruiseline: Tauck River Cruises
Year Built: 2016
Passengers: 130

 

amaMagna

AmaMagna

Cruiseline: AmaWaterways
Year Built: 2019
Passengers: 196

Viking Hlin

Viking Hlin

Cruiseline: Viking
Year Built: 2014
Passengers: 190

Avalon Envision

Avalon Envision

Cruiseline: Avalon Waterways
Year Built: 2019
Passengers: 166

Our Planning Process

We believe in taking a personalized approach with our clients so we can better understand their needs and preferences so we can put together the perfect solution for them. We will be transparent, open, and honest throughout the whole process. 

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  1. We have all clients fill out a consultation form so we better understand preferences and the trip.
  2. We have a complementary 30-minute consultation with every client to ensure we can personalize an itinerary.
  3. We put a proposal together for you to review and approve based on our conversations.
  4. We will cover travel details and other recommendations to ensure you are prepared to sit back, relax, and enjoy your vacation!

Ready to take the next step?

To discover more about your dream trip, scheduling a consultation is essential. Our dedicated team will gladly discuss your preferences, budget, and desired destinations, ensuring a personalized travel experience tailored to your needs. Contact us today to embark on a journey of seamless planning and unforgettable adventures.

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