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Freechoice

Flexible excursion programme
Helping you to immerse fully in the culture and heritage of Europe’s ageless passageways, Scenic Freechoice offers a daily choice of fascinating visitor excursions — and all at no additional cost to you.
Available in each and every destination on your itinerary, our Freechoice excursions have been carefully selected by our expert Journey Designers to introduce you to the wealth of cultural highlights littering the banks of Europe’s waterways.

Recognising that each of our guests has different requirements from their river cruise, we’ve tailored our Freechoice options so there’s something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a relaxed pace or you want to squeeze in as much as possible, Scenic Freechoice lets you enjoy a range of stimulating activities at a pace that suits you.

Distinct Discovery at Your Leisure Marrying unforgettable cultural highlights with entertaining activities you’ll never forget, Scenic Freechoice provides the opportunity to explore many of Europe’s most treasured destinations and beauty spots. Each Freechoice option was selected for its diversity, affording you an extensive list of excursions in each destination.

Distinct Discovery at Your Leisure

Marrying unforgettable cultural highlights with entertaining activities you’ll never forget, Scenic Freechoice provides the opportunity to explore many of Europe’s most treasured destinations and beauty spots. Each Freechoice option was selected for its diversity, affording you an extensive list of excursions in each destination. 

To help you decide which Freechoice option is right for you, we have divided our selection of Freechoice excursions into the following categories:

Active — Perfect for those hoping to explore further afield, either via a bicycle ride or brisk hike.

Moderate — Excursions offered at a comfortable walking pace, perfect for discovering a beautiful city centre.

Relaxed — A slower pace for exploring museums, galleries or taking in a canal cruise

 

Discover Scenic Freechoice

 

Scenic Freechoice

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Scenic's Freechoice programme gives you the flexibility to personalise your days ashore by choosing the excursions and activities to suit your taste. Watch our video to find out more.

Featured cruises

2017 Europe River Cruises

Black Sea Explorer

9 days
Bucharest > Budapest
Journey through unspoilt lands, lush landscape and centuries of fascinating history as you discover Eastern Europe.
from £2,940
Scenic Choice Privileges

Gems of the Danube

8 days
Budapest > Nuremberg
Along every bend in the Danube River you'll be amazed by the sights that greet you from historical Budapest to beautiful Nuremberg over 8 lovely days.
from £3,170 £2,770

Gems of the Danube with Prague

11 days
Budapest > Prague
Take a 7 day cruise along the enchanting Danube from mighty Budapest to the Bavarian city Nuremberg before visiting Prague, the 'Paris of the East'.
from £3,670
2017 Spring Sale

Gems of the Seine

11 days
Paris > Paris
Travel along the river that runs through one of the most romantic cities in the world on this 11 day cruise from Paris to the coastal city Honfleur.
from £3,880 £3,630
2017 Spring Sale

Romantic Rhine & Moselle

15 days
Basel > Amsterdam
The romance of Europe is alive and well on this 15 day cruise from Basel to Amsterdam exploring the beautiful Rhine and Moselle Rivers.
from £3,940 £2,940

Rhine Highlights

8 days
Amsterdam > Basel
Starting out with a flourish in Amsterdam, and ending in Basel this is an itinerary that takes in the sweeping splendours of Europe.
from £3,990

Delightful Douro

8 days
Porto > Porto
On this 7 day cruise along the magnificent Douro you will discover the cuisine and landscapes, amongst other delights that make this region so special.
from £3,990
2017 Spring Sale

Bordeaux Affair

8 days
Bordeaux > Bordeaux
Learn wine tasting in one of the traditional vineyards or visit an authentic local food market on this 8 day cruise through the magical Bordeaux region.
from £4,290 £4,040

Unforgettable Douro

11 days
Porto > Porto
Enjoy the beautiful vistas of vineyards and wineries on this 10 day cruise along the utterly beautiful Douro River from incredible Porto to Vega de Terron.
from £4,590
2017 Spring Sale

Jewels of Europe

15 days
Amsterdam > Budapest
You'll be enchanted by the grand palaces and fairytale castles of Europe on this 15 day cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest along the Rhine and Danube.
from £4,740 £3,990
Bordeaux Stay Pay

Beautiful Bordeaux

11 days
Bordeaux > Bordeaux
Learn how to taste wine from a sommelier during the visits to the wineries and vineyards on this romantic 11 day cruise through the Bordeaux region.
from £4,870 £3,540

Christmas Markets

15 days
Budapest > Amsterdam
Spend 15 days on a magical river cruise exploring Europe’s most beautiful Christmas markets in cities including Cologne, Rüdesheim, Nuremberg, Vienna and Budapest.
from £4,890

South of France

13 days
Lyon > Marseille
On this 13 day cruise from Chalon-sur-Saône to Tarascon you will have the chance to feast on incredible cuisine and marvel at truly beautiful landscapes.
from £4,910

Unforgettable Douro with Lisbon

14 days
Lisbon > Porto
Stay for three nights in lovely Lisbon before stepping on board a Scenic Space-Ship for a wondrous 14 day cruise along the magnificent Douro River.
from £5,240

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