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
Cruise with the APT AmaBella from Budapest
Cruise with the APT AmaBella from Budapest
7 Nights with the APT AmaBella
 September 2019 - September 2019
p.p.from $4,695
Sail with APT from Lyon
Sail with APT from Lyon
7 Nights with the APT AmaCello
 May 2019 - August 2019
p.p.from $5,745
Voyage with APT from Arles
Voyage with APT from Arles
7 Nights with the APT AmaCello
 May 2019 - August 2019
p.p.from $5,595
Voyage with the APT AmaBella to Amsterdam from Budapest
Voyage with the APT AmaBella to Amsterdam from Budapest
14 Nights with the APT AmaBella
 12.10.2018
p.p.from $11,695
Sail with APT from Budapest
Sail with APT from Budapest
14 Nights with the APT AmaBella
 August 2019 - September 2019
p.p.from $9,495
  Asian River Cruises
8 day cruise with the APT AmaLotus to My Tho ,
8 day cruise with the APT AmaLotus to My Tho ,
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 October 2018 - April 2019
p.p.from $4,090
Expedition from Ho Chi Minh City with the APT AmaLotus
Expedition from Ho Chi Minh City with the APT AmaLotus
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 October 2018 - April 2019
p.p.from $4,190
Journey from Yangon to Mandalay via Sagaing
Journey from Yangon to Mandalay via Sagaing
14 Nights with the APT Samantha
 November 2018 - February 2019
p.p.from $9,495
15 day sail from Mandalay
15 day sail from Mandalay
14 Nights with the APT Samantha
 October 2018 - March 2019
p.p.from $9,495
Cruising from Beijing via Xiling Gorge
Cruising from Beijing via Xiling Gorge
12 Nights with the APT Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer
 October 2018 - November 2018
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  Last Minute
8 day cruise with the APT AmaLotus to My Tho ,
8 day cruise with the APT AmaLotus to My Tho ,
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 October 2018 - November 2018
p.p.from $4,290
Expedition from Ho Chi Minh City with the APT AmaLotus
Expedition from Ho Chi Minh City with the APT AmaLotus
7 Nights with the APT AmaLotus
 October 2018 - November 2018
p.p.from $4,290
15 day sail from Mandalay
15 day sail from Mandalay
14 Nights with the APT Samantha
 October 2018 - November 2018
p.p.from $9,890
Voyage with the APT AmaBella to Amsterdam from Budapest
Voyage with the APT AmaBella to Amsterdam from Budapest
14 Nights with the APT AmaBella
 12.10.2018
p.p.from $11,695
15 day voyage from Budapest
15 day voyage from Budapest
14 Nights with the APT AmaVerde
 26.10.2018
p.p.from $10,895
Our Expert Tips
Cheryl
Sail with the APT AmaReina to Budapest from Amsterdam
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
  • Northern Europe,European Rivers,Danube River, Europe
  • September 2018 - November 2018

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Teresa
15 day cruise with the APT Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer 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,Asia
  • 11.10.2018

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Deb
Sail with the APT AmaLyra from Paris
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.

  • Paris - Bordeaux
  • Southern Europe,European Rivers,Seine River, Europe
  • June 2019 - October 2019

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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 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 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.