Today, the leaders in luxury travel, APT, launch their sneak preview of their 2020 Europe brochure with a fresh new look and feel, making a bold statement that luxury is not just a five-star hotel or extravagant pool – it is an all-encompassing experience where everything is all taken care of and all-inspiring, so you can live fully in each and every unforgettable moment.
To celebrate the launch, APT are offering some incredible Superdeal savings. Book before 30 April 2019 to take advantage of Superdeals including Fly Free. This unmissable deal is available on selected itineraries across all 2020 departures and cabin categories. What’s more, book selected holidays that include a river cruise of 14 nights or more in select cabin categories, and you can Fly Business Class for $1,995 per person.
Other Superdeals include Companion Fly Free, Air Credits and No Solo Supplements on select itineraries.
On an APT River Cruise, there’s nothing like the ease of unpacking just once and awaking to a new exciting destination each day. Classic Journeys are all about the must-see sights by land and rail while staying in the finest hotels, châteaux and resorts. Meanwhile, on the road less travelled, Small Group Journeys offer a more in-depth and intimate exploration.
Spanning from Portugal to Russia, the new APT Europe brochure has something for every traveller. While all of the popular best-selling itineraries are on offer again in 2020, an exciting range of new discoveries await.
THE BEST-SELLER: Magnificent Europe Luxury River Cruise
Embark on APT’s flagship 15-day Magnificent Europe river cruise between Amsterdam and Budapest, starting at the special price of $6,995 per person, twin share. Experience one of APT’s own Concerto River Ships, the only fleet in Europe to boast APT’s custom-designed Twin Balcony Suites, which allow guests to enjoy the passing views from both inside and out.
APT’s Signature Experiences include a visit to Namedy Castle, a cocktail reception and concert at Vienna’s City Palace and the Grand Empress Steam Train. Book before 30 April 2019 to take advantage of Fly Free and Fly Business Class for $1,995 per person Superdeals as mentioned above.
NEW: Western Front Explorer
Delve into World War I history as you explore the battlefields, shrines and memorials that are found along the Western Front. Explore Ghent, Antwerp and Bruges, teeming with medieval and classical wonders. You’ll also explore The Netherlands, where cuisine, culture and art take centre stage.
NEW: Grand Voyage of Europe
This is APT’s most in-depth journey on Europe’s waterways. The Balkans offer dramatic gorges, cobblestone streets, historic vineyards and medieval towns. Glide along the Danube, where Budapest and Vienna shine, before continuing along the Main and Rhine to Amsterdam.
NEW: Majestic Danube
See the best of the sights on the Danube river on APT’s newest river ship, the MS AmaMagna. Features include some of the largest suites in river cruising with full outside balconies, multiple dining venues, heated pool, Zen Wellness Studio, intimate Sundowner vessel and leisure platform.
NEW: Oberammergau Passion Play
The residents of Oberammergau come together to put on a performance like no other – The Passion Play, conveying the story of Jesus of Nazareth. The 42nd once-in-a-decade Passion Play will be held in 2020, and APT have a reserved seat waiting with your name on it.
NEW: Best of Portugal & France
Three rivers in one journey. Absorb Lisbon’s ancient ruins and mountains, before cruising the Douro River. Cross into Spain with a stay in Madrid, then fly to France where you’ll taste gourmet delights along the Rhône and uncover a world of history and art on the banks of the Seine.
NEW: Captivating Cornwall & Cotswolds
On this Small Group Journey, you will be treated to the authentic Cotswolds village experience, as well as admire the seascapes of Cornwall and savouring lunch at Rick Stein’s Café.
NEW: A Swiss Fairytale
If your ideal fairytale involves horse-drawn carriage rides, wine tastings and plunging into the world’s best alpine landscapes, then this is the journey for you. See Switzerland spring to life on this intimate discovery, where you’re so close to nature that even one of your stays is literally on a lake.
NEW: Secrets of The Baltics
Discover the hidden gems of the Baltics, including Mazmežotne, the islands of Muhu and Saaremaa, as well as unique wildlife. Also not to be missed are the gourmet delights served in Riga and a cooking class in Trakai.
Earn Qantas Points with APT
APT has teamed up with Qantas to offer Qantas Frequent Flyer members the ability to earn Qantas Points when booking APT holidays. Guests can earn two Qantas Points per AU$1 spent on APT holidays which include a Luxury River Cruise of seven nights or more, and can also earn 1 Qantas Point per AU$1 spent on all other APT holidays.
For further information or to request brochures please call 1300 196 420, visit www.aptouring.com.au/destinations/europe or contact your local travel agent.