APT introduces Anzac cruises

APT has announced two new river cruise itineraries in 2018, including a new option timed with Anzac Day and focusing on the battlefields of France and Belgium. The Western Front Explorer with Anzac Day Dawn Service is a 15-day cruise commemorating the centenary of the Anzac victory at the Second Battle of Villers–Bretonneux.

Travelling in a circuit from Amsterdam, it visits Dutch highlights including Rotterdam, Maastricht, and Kinderjijk before joining the Anzac Day dawn service at Villers-Bretonneux. The cruise departs 14 April, 2018, and is priced from$11,795 per person, twin share.

APT will also offer a new 15-day Voyage through the Balkans, a springtime cruise of the lower Danube from Budapest, priced from $10,995 per person, twin share. Travelling on less visited stretches of the Danube, it first sails to Bratislava and Vienna before heading through Serbia and the series of magnificent gorges known as the Iron Gates, to Bulgaria and Romania.