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2020 Editors' Picks Awards: Best River Cruise Line Cruises

See the lines and ships that best represent excellence in ocean, river and luxury cruising, chosen by Cruise Critic's international team of editors.

River Cruise Lines


Best River Cruise Line

"One of the country’s most respected travel companies, APT continues to deliver some of the highest quality holidays for Australians. From the food, service, seamless itineraries and comfortable accommodation, this popular river cruise line sets the bar high. Forget about tipping and paying extra for drinks or transfers to the ship, APT fares are all-inclusive."

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Best River Cruise Line for Value

"Travelmarvel’s more affordable fares deliver a premium experience including remarkably good dining, wine and beer with meals, as well as complimentary shore excursions. But the real highlight is the fun and flawless service provided by every crew member. The Aussie company has ordered three new ships, with the first to debut in April 2020."

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