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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Expert Tip
Our Recommendations
  European River Cruises
Trip with APT from Budapest
Trip with APT from Budapest
14 Nights with the APT AmaVerde
 April 2020 - October 2020
p.p.from $9,195
15 day expedition from Amsterdam to Budapest
15 day expedition from Amsterdam to Budapest
14 Nights with the APT AmaVenita
 April 2020 - December 2020
p.p.from $7,095
Expedition from Amsterdam with the APT AmaBella
Expedition from Amsterdam with the APT AmaBella
14 Nights with the APT AmaBella
 13.11.2020
p.p.from $7,695
13 day voyage from Moscow to St. Petersburg
13 day voyage from Moscow to St. Petersburg
11 Nights with the MS Valentina
 24.07.2020
p.p.from On Request
Travelling from Budapest to Amsterdam
Travelling from Budapest to Amsterdam
14 Nights with the APT AmaVerde
 October 2019 - November 2020
p.p.from On Request
  South American Adventures
Cruising with Ponant from Hanga Roa to Ushuaia
Cruising with Ponant from Hanga Roa to Ushuaia
8 Nights with the Le Boréal
 16.11.2019
p.p.from On Request
Cruise with Ponant from Ushuaia
Cruise with Ponant from Ushuaia
10 Nights with the Le Boréal
 November 2019 - March 2020
p.p.from On Request
Sailing from Ushuaia via Drake Passage
Sailing from Ushuaia via Drake Passage
15 Nights with the Le Boréal
 14.12.2019
p.p.from On Request
Travelling to Valparaíso from Ushuaia
Travelling to Valparaíso from Ushuaia
13 Nights with the Le Boréal
 07.03.2020
p.p.from On Request
Expedition with Ponant from Papeete, Tahiti to Hanga Roa
Expedition with Ponant from Papeete, Tahiti to Hanga Roa
13 Nights with the Le Boréal
 03.11.2019
p.p.from On Request
  Last Minute
15 day cruise with the Le Boréal to Papeete, Tahiti
15 day cruise with the Le Boréal to Papeete, Tahiti
15 Nights with the Le Boréal
 10.10.2019
p.p.from On Request
Cruising with Ponant from Hanga Roa to Ushuaia
Cruising with Ponant from Hanga Roa to Ushuaia
8 Nights with the Le Boréal
 16.11.2019
p.p.from On Request
Travelling from Budapest to Amsterdam
Travelling from Budapest to Amsterdam
14 Nights with the APT AmaVerde
 October 2019 - November 2019
p.p.from On Request
15 day voyage from Budapest to Amsterdam
15 day voyage from Budapest to Amsterdam
14 Nights with the APT AmaVenita
 September 2019 - November 2019
p.p.from On Request
Sailing from Papeete, Tahiti via Papeete, Tahiti
Sailing from Papeete, Tahiti via Papeete, Tahiti
9 Nights with the Le Boréal
 25.10.2019
p.p.from On Request
Our Expert Tips
Anita
Trip with APT from Budapest
On this, one of the more popular European river cruises. Spend 14 nights on board the APT AmaBella visiting cities Hungary, Austria, Romania, Bulgaria and much more. Sail from 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.

  • Budapest - Budapest
  • European River,Eastern Europe,Danube River, Europe
  • April 2020 - October 2020

from $9,195
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Teresa
Journey with Ponant from Colón
This is a great exploration cruise around Central America. Explore Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Belize and much more. You will be stopping at a new port nearly every day and spending a night at the beautiful Progreso, Yucatan.
Our advice:
Make sure you board the Panama Canal Railway while in Colon, Panama and enjoy a ride through the jungle.

  • Colón - Miami
  • Pacific,Caribbean,Panama Canal,Central America,North America
  • 14.04.2020

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Deb
Cruise with APT from 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 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
  • Southern Europe,European River,Loire River, Europe,Western Europe
  • September 2019 - October 2020

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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
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
APT AmaDante
The AmaDante has been offering incredible river cruising since 2008 with its comfortable and luxurious staterooms coupled with exciting onshore excursions and plenty to do on board.
  •  2008
  •  109 m
  •  150
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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
APT AmaDagio
Embark on a journey of a life time aboard the AmaDagio. With spacious staterooms and its advance design will ensure that you have a relaxing and exciting river cruise.
  •  0
  •  5 out of 5
APT AmaKatarina
Explore the majestic land of Russia along its rivers and waterways aboard the AmaKatarina as she sails gently along the Volga. Look forward to an intimate cruising experience with enough to keep you occupied on board while having the chance to explore Europe’s best kept secret.
  •  2011
  •  135 m
  •  212
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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
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
APT La Marguerite
The La Marguerite is a fantastic ship which has been serving passengers since 2009 along the beautiful Mekong through the best of Indochina.
  •  2009
  •  71 m
  •  92
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
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
APT AmaReina
The AmaReina offers the ultimate in custom-designed luxury. This 164-passenger vessel is fitted with features and design that will enrich your river cruise experience.
  •  2014
  •  135 m
  •  164
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
APT AmaPrima
Inspired by classic ocean yachts, the AmaPrima provide the most distinctive river cruise experience.
  •  0
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
APT AmaVida
Built specifically with Portugal’s Douro River in mind, the AmaVida offers an experience to see stunning locations in perfect comfort.
  •  0
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
APT AmaVenita
Experience theperfect river cruise with the APT AmaVenita. Enjoy total relaxation with amenities such as an onboard whirlpool or immerse yourself in the local culture with exciting shore excursions.
  •  2014
  •  135 m
  •  164
  •  4
  •  5 out of 5
APT Samatha
The RV Samantha is the finest vessel cruising the river, housing guests in finely decorated suites, all with private balconies and a slew of luxury amenities.
  •  61 m
  •  60
  •  3
  •  5 out of 5
Any Ship
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.