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Cosmos River Cruise - A new way to see the world

Stunning landscapes shift before your eyes as you arrive at another new destination just waiting to be explored – cruising is one of the most spectacular ways to travel the world. You only need to unpack once and relax, then wake up in your next exciting port of call. While the mode of travel may be timeless, your comfort levels will be distinctly modern with all the creature comforts you’d expect.

When it comes to your comfort, the service you receive and the experiences we take you on, we’re proud of our very high standards. That’s why we only partner with the best cruise lines in the business to continue making your big adventures easy - our trusted partners at Thurgau Travel run and operate these cruises. 

Unique cruise itineraries, handpicked for you

Cosmos has exciting cruise itineraries to offer guests the opportunity to explore the world via it’s magnificent rivers and coastlines, we’ve handpicked these unique cruises to open up a world of possibilities to you. 


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The perfect introduction to cruising

New to cruising? Whether you are looking to try an alternative to ocean cruising, or are a first-timer but aren't sure where to start, the laid-back and informal style make Cosmos River Cruises the perfect introduction.  

    Personalise your stay

    Pick from a range of excursions (many are included), or stay onboard and relax. Look out for our itineraries that include all excursions in the base price.

    Laid-back cruising

    With Cosmos River Cruise, there's no stuffy atmosphere or high expectations. You're on holiday, so relax. The informal and casual style of our journeys means you can focus on what's important - exploring somewhere new. 

    Value for money

    Cosmos River cruises are exceptional value for money, getting you closer to the heart of the destination without the price tag. Explore each of the cruises to discover what's included.

    Portugal’s Douro River Cruise

    The Douro Valley has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site because of its outstanding unique beauty of the river landscape and the diverse culture. A colourful potpourri of highlights await you, including an opportunity to visit  the Mateus Palace, the famous town of Lamego and a detour to Salamanca in Spain.