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Scenic Summer Sale Offers Free Airfare and Cost-Saving Incentives on 2018 European Sailings

Book by Aug. 31 to take advantage of Summer Sale pricing



Boston, July 2017 – Scenic, the award-winning cruise line known for truly all-inclusive luxury European river cruises, announces Summer Sale exclusive offers with cost-saving incentives to travelers who book
select 2018 sailings. All European-itinerary cruises departing in June, July and Aug. 2018 are eligible for free economy roundtrip air from major gateway cities for all Balcony Suites on sailings of eight to 10 days, and free economy roundtrip airfare for any suite category on sailings of 11 days or longer. As an added incentive, when trip is paid in full travelers save an additional $500 per couple on eight to 10 day sailings and $1,000 per couple on 11+ day sailings. These Summer Sale offers are good on bookings made by Aug. 31, 2018.
Guests can choose from any of Scenic’s itineraries on the Rhine, Main, Moselle, Rhone, Danube, Seine, Rhone rivers with cruises ranging from eight to 24 days. Some of the featured itineraries during the Summer Sale include the eight-day Rhine Highlights from Amsterdam to Basel which also includes a private tour of a Baroque Palace; the eight-day Gems of Danube between Nuremberg and Budapest highlighting some of Europe’s most picturesque and historical sites; and the 15-day Jewels of Europe sailing between Amsterdam and Budapest which will take guests to four different countries during the journey.

The 5-star Scenic Space Ships offer all-inclusive luxury experiences – from private butler service and unlimited complimentary beverages and spirits including mini-bar re-stocked daily, to full-size private balcony staterooms – all making use of Scenic’s unique Sun Lounge technology – where the walkout
open-air balcony can convert to an all-weather lounge with a push of a button, expanding the living area of the stateroom. Plus, there is a vitality pool on the Sun Deck (on several Space Ships), a guest lift between decks, wellness area and fitness center. On board cuisine offers multiple dining options, including the French tradition of dégustation at Table La Rive, fine dining at Portobellos and the more casual fare at the River Cafe. As with all Scenic river cruises, guests will never have to reach for the wallet or purse as everything (except a haircut or massage) is included: tips and gratuities, expert local guides, all Scenic Freechoice activities that allow for a more personalized vacation, plus Scenic Enrich events which are exclusive to Scenic and its guests.
Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours has grown over its 30-year history to include award-winning, all-inclusive escorted tours that take participants to many of the world’s most fascinating destinations; two award-winning river cruise lines – Scenic and Emerald Waterways; and, in 2018, the world’s first Discovery Yacht – Scenic Eclipse. Emerald Waterways’ seven Star Ships offer deluxe cruises in Europe, and the Mekong, while Scenic’s 15 Space Ships offer truly all-inclusive, five-star river cruises in the same destinations as well as the Irrawaddy River in Myanmar.

Additional information on these and other cruises, brochures and reservations can be obtained via travel agents, or from Scenic: in the US:; phone 844-788-7987; or email: [email protected]: and in Canada:; phone (866) 689-8611; or email: [email protected]. Brochures can also be downloaded directly from the website.