APT

Australia's favourite local cruising company, taking you to phenomenal destinations around the world by river, ocean, land or rail.
APT

APT, proudly Australian, has been a pioneer for the travel industry since 1920. Their cruises are all inclusive so you know what to expect before you board, allowing you to travel stress free and get the most out of your holiday. Everything that needs to be taken care of is done for you, from port charges to airport fees and excursions to meals, meaning all you have to do is concentrate on enjoying your cruise holiday.

APT Cruises offer river cruises and small ship ocean cruises to destinations around the world. No matter what destinations yougo for, you are promised an unforgettable journey. Their small luxury ships offer a welcoming atmosphere, breathtaking public spaces, regional cuisine and decor that makes you feel comfortable and relaxed.

With award winning tours and excursions, APT offers passengers insight into the local culture of each destination. Whether you want to discover castles in Germany, see highlights of the Black Sea or enjoy a sunny break in the Mediterranean, APT is the cruise line for you.

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Our Recommendations
  European River Cruises
Treasures of the Rhone
Treasures of the Rhone
7 Nights with the APT AmaCello
 August 2018 - July 2019
p.p.from AU$ 5595
Balkan Gems Budapest to Giurgiu
Balkan Gems Budapest to Giurgiu
7 Nights with the APT AmaBella
 September 2019 - September 2019
p.p.from AU$ 4695
The Majestic Waterways of Bordeaux
The Majestic Waterways of Bordeaux
7 Nights with the APT AmaDolce
 August 2018 - October 2019
p.p.from AU$ 5895
Voyage Through the Balkans Budapest Return
Voyage Through the Balkans Budapest Return
14 Nights with the APT AmaVenita
 29.03.2019
p.p.from AU$ 7695
Eight Day Sail from Lyon to Arles
Eight Day Sail from Lyon to Arles
7 Nights with the APT AmaCello
 July 2019 - August 2019
p.p.from AU$ 7095
  Asian River Cruises
River Cruise from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh
River Cruise from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 August 2018 - April 2019
p.p.from AU$ 4090
Luxury Cruise from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap
Luxury Cruise from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 July 2018 - April 2019
p.p.from AU$ 4040
Hidden Wonders of Myanmar
Hidden Wonders of Myanmar
14 Nights with the APT Samantha
 October 2018 - March 2019
p.p.from AU$ 9495
Hidden Wonders of Burma
Hidden Wonders of Burma
14 Nights with the APT Samantha
 January 2019 - March 2019
p.p.from AU$ 9495
Treasures of China Beijing to Shanghai
Treasures of China Beijing to Shanghai
14 Nights with the APT Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer
 September 2018 - October 2018
p.p.from On Request
  Last Minute
River Cruise from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh
River Cruise from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 August 2018 - September 2018
p.p.from AU$ 4090
Luxury Cruise from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap
Luxury Cruise from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 July 2018 - September 2018
p.p.from AU$ 4040
Treasures of the Rhone
Treasures of the Rhone
7 Nights with the APT AmaCello
 August 2018 - September 2018
p.p.from AU$ 5795
Magnificent Europe 2018 Budapest to Amsterdam
Magnificent Europe 2018 Budapest to Amsterdam
14 Nights with the APT AmaReina
 September 2018 - September 2018
p.p.from AU$ 9595
Magnificent Europe from Budapest to Amsterdam
Magnificent Europe from Budapest to Amsterdam
14 Nights with the APT AmaReina
 September 2018 - September 2018
p.p.from AU$ 9595
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Cheryl
Magnificent Europe from Amsterdam to Budapest
On this, one of the more popular European river cruises, the APT AmaReina brings passengers along the Rhine and the Danube. Spend 14 nights visiting cities of the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Hungary, from Amsterdam to Budapest.
Our advice:
If you are interested in architecture, both old and modern, these European towns and cities will have you fascinated with impressive cathedrals and government buildings along with quirky town houses and cobbled streets.

  • Amsterdam - Budapest
  • European Rivers
  • October 2018 - November 2018

from AU$ 8295
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Teresa
Treasures of China from Beijing to Shanghai
This is a great itinerary which is really a 14 night tour, with overnight stays in hotels in Beijing, Shanghai and Xian included! Traverse the Yangtze River, Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge and Xiling Gorge to visit great Chinese towns and cities. All transfers while on the tour are included.
Our advice:
Here, APT have put together a fantastic package to make sure you experience both China's ultramodern cities, along with its more traditional, rural areas. Click through to the itinerary tab to get a better idea of the areas you'll see and experience.

  • Beijing - Shanghai
  • Asian Rivers
  • September 2018 - October 2018

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Deb
The Majestic Waterways of Bordeaux
Spend a week navigating the Dordogne and Garonne rivers in the west of France. You will set off from and return to Bordeaux, taking in Cadillac, Pauillac, Blay and Libourne along the way.
Our advice:
With vineyards galore, wine aficionados will be in their element here! This region of the country is world-famous for its vineyards. Cadillac, on day 2 for example is renowned for its sweet wines. The last few days of your cruise sees two overnight stays in Bordeaux, giving you a chance to explore the city before you head home.

  • Bordeaux - Bordeaux
  • European Rivers
  • August 2018 - October 2019

from AU$ 5895
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APT

APT AmaBella
The AmaBella is one of the finest ships from APT which allows 161 passengers to enjoy the best of European river cruising with Australian charm.
  •  2010
  •  135 m
  •  148
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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AU$ 4695
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APT AmaCello
On board the AmaCello you have much to look forward to with incredible river cruising holidays taking you to great destinations. Since 2008 this wonderful ship has surpassed all expectations.
  •  2008
  •  109 m
  •  150
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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AU$ 5595
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APT AmaDolce
Since 2009, the AmaDolce, has offered breathtaking river cruises to countless satisfied passengers. “Dolce” is Italian for “sweet” and you can certainly experience the sweet life on board this unforgettable ship!
  •  2009
  •  109 m
  •  150
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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AU$ 5895
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APT AmaLyra
The relatively young AmaLyra has been taking satisfied customers all over the most beautiful waterways of Europe and even managed to earn the title of “Best New River Cruise Ship”.
  •  2009
  •  109 m
  •  148
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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APT AmaVerde
This young river cruising ship allows 161 passengers to have an intimate experience along the waterways of Europe while still being able to have a great time on board with the various activities available.
  •  2011
  •  135 m
  •  148
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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AU$ 10395
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APT Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer
Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer allows 124 passengers to have an intimate experience along the waterways of China. By having the largest cabins and suites on the river your time on board will be tranquil and relaxing.
  •  0
  •  5 out of 5
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APT

APT Cruises – Luxury River Cruises and Small Ship cruises. APT offers all inclusive cruises to the most popular destinations all over the world which allow you to plan your trip before you to get the most out of your holiday. Passengers are promised the ultimate cruise experience and an unforgettable journey.

APT Cruises offers river cruises, small ship, and ocean cruises to destinations across the globe meaning they offer something for everyone. No matter which destination you choose passengers are promised an unforgettable journey on board a luxury ship. Whether you want to discover castles in Germany, see the highlights of the Black Sea or enjoy a sunny break in the Mediterranean APT has the cruise for you. What’s more cruises are fully inclusive and so that passengers know where they stand before they board and can travel stress free. Everything which needs to be taken care of is done for passengers from port charges to airport fees and excursions to meals meaning all you have to do is concentrate on enjoying your break. With award winning tours and excursions APT can also offer passengers a real insight into the local culture of their destinations. Call our team today to get your deal on the ultimate cruising experience.

APT – The Ultimate in Cruising

APT started in the 1920s as a family owned business in Melbourne. After starting off as a company which offered bus journeys on tray truck during a tram strike the company blossomed in the 1960s and 1970s and was a pioneer of the Australian travel industry. Innovation remains at central to the company and it is still owned by the McGeary family today. APT offer river cruises all over Europe, from more popular destinations to places of the beaten path. Whether you want a relaxing journey along one of Europe’s famous rivers to see the romance of Paris, the history of Berlin or the famous nightlife of Amsterdam, APT offers the perfect cruise for you. No matter which option passengers choose though they are guaranteed satisfaction. APT boasts yearly customer satisfaction exceeding 98% which keep customers coming back.