APT Guided Tours & River Cruises

CELEBRATING 95 YEARS OF TRAVEL

As Australia’s largest family-owned tour and cruise company, we are committed to delivering unforgettable travel experiences to our valued guests. What began as just a vision, over 95 years ago, has now grown into a proud global business, demonstrating the power of dreaming fully.

APT Guided Tours & River Cruises' Ships

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ALL TAKEN CARE OF. ALWAYS.

At APT, we like to make things as easy as possible. Knowing exactly what you need for your journey, we organise the finer details so you can relax and enjoy the entire holiday experience. Our committed and experienced staff are always on hand: 

  • Dedicated consultants available to guide you through the entire booking process
  • Specialised visa consultants will help take care of all your visa requirements
  • We can book all aspects of your touring, including flights, pre- and post-accommodation, rail, car hire, and day tours
  • All our consultants have expert knowledge of APT’s tours and cruises
  • You will have access to a 24/7 emergency contact number, for greater peace of mind

134 Cruises · 8 Ships

Cruise Regions

  • Main/Rhine
  • Rhine/Danube
  • Danube
  • Nile
  • Mekong

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Reasons to Book

Our Luxury Fleet

We take pride in our award-winning fleet and strive to ensure that, whatever the journey, all guests travel in unprecedented luxury.

Our History

Our story stretches all the way back to the 1920s, when APT pioneered the dynamic Australian travel industry of today.

Our Ways to Travel

As everyone has different tastes when it comes to travel styles, we offer Luxury, Essential and Tailor Made Holidays across the globe.

Our Awards

We are extremely proud of our range of prestigious travel and tourism industry awards bestowed to us by our guests and industry professionals.

Our Charitable Fund

OneTomorrow is the APT Travel Group’s (ATG) not-for-profit charitable fund. Its mission is to make a positive and enduring impact on nature and the communities we touch.

Our Loyalty Program

APT Club is our member-only loyalty program and is free for anyone to join. Members have access to exclusive benefits, whether or not you have toured with us previously.

Our Signature Experiences

Discover our exclusive experiences, crafted by years of local expertise with our experts that offer an insight not normally available to independent travellers.

Our Freedom of Choice

Personalise your itinerary by selecting from a range of different cultural, historical and culinary experiences to discover the world your way.

Our Luxury Service

Our APT Tour Directors draw on years of local expertise to craft exclusive experiences for our guests, offering insights not normally available to visitors.

Our Travel Information

Explore a selection of the very best travel tips and tour hints from our experts to ensure that your travel experience is as seamless as it can be.

Members Club

Welcome to APT Club - our member-only loyalty program. APT Club is free for anyone to join and members have access to exclusive benefits, whether or not you have toured with us previously. Every time you travel with us, you rise through the membership tiers, so not only do you enjoy unforgettable travel experiences throughout the world, you unlock exciting new benefits with every trip.

Exclusive Offers and Competitions

As a member, you'll receive exclusive offers and access to competitions that you won’t find anywhere else. The rewards for the winner are exceptional – it might be a cruise for two or a travel voucher – Sign up today to be in the running.

Be Rewarded for Every Journey

Every time you travel with us, you’ll be rewarded with additional exciting benefits as you climb to our elite tier levels. All the way to enjoying custom-made travel accessories, private airport transfers, complimentary hotel stays, Welcome Home vouchers, and more.

Access Your Bookings and Vouchers

Members can view all future travel plans, vouchers and communication preferences online with 24/7 access. In addition, relive the magic by seeing your past journeys, which we’re sure will serve as inspiration for your future trips.

Bronze Membership

  • First access - be the first to hear about new travel experiences
  • Exclusive offers just for you
  • Member-only competitions and events
  • Priority member reservations line

Silver Membership 1 Trip of 7+ days

In addition to Bronze benefits:

  • £100 Welcome Home voucher
  • £100 Friends & Family voucher
  • Receive a custom-made travel accessory

Gold Membership 2-3 Trip of 7+ days

In addition to Bronze benefits:

Receive private home-airport return transfers up to a 50-mile radius of selected UK airports (or an additional 50 miles if these are already included in your holiday)

£100 Welcome Home voucher

£100 Friends & Family voucher

Receive a choice of custom-made travel accessories

Platinum Membership 4-5 Trip of 7+ days

In addition to Bronze benefits:

  • Enjoy a complimentary one-night hotel stay valued up to £100 before or after your tour (not available on land tours of less than 10 days)
  • Receive private home-airport return transfers up to a 125-mile radius of selected UK airports (or an additional 125 miles if these are already included in your holiday)
  • £100 Welcome Home voucher
  • £100 Friends & Family voucher
  • Receive a choice of custom-made travel accessories

Diamond Membership 6 or more Trips of 7+ days

In addition to Bronze benefits:

  • Enjoy a complimentary two-night hotel stay valued up to £200 before or after your tour (not available on land tours of less than 10 days)
  • Receive private home-airport return transfers up to a 125-mile radius of selected UK airports (or an additional 125 miles if these are already included in your holiday)
  • £100 Welcome Home voucher
  • £100 Friends & Family voucher
  • Receive a choice of custom-made travel accessories

APT Club Benefits

Overnight Hotel Stays

You’ll enjoy a complimentary one-night hotel stay (Platinum) stay valued up to£100 or a two-night hotel stay (Diamond) valued up to £200 before or after your tour (not available on land tours of less than 10 days).

Private Airport Transfers

Receive private home-airport return transfers up to 50-mile radius of selected UK airports for Gold members or 125- mile radius for Platinum & Diamond members.

Welcome Home Voucher

To celebrate your journey with APT, you’ll receive a Welcome Home voucher valued at £100 to put towards your next journey with APT, Travelmarvel or Botanica World Discoveries.

Friends & Family Voucher

Introduce a friend or a family member and they’ll also receive a voucher valued at £100 to put towards a journey with APT, Travelmarvel or Botanica World Discoveries.

Exclusive Offers

As a member, you'll receive exclusive offers that you won’t find anywhere else.

First Access

Receive exclusive communications by email and post with exciting member previews.

Custom-Made Travel Accessories

As you travel with APT or Travelmarvel, you’ll receive a range of quality products over time, designed to further enhance your travel experience. For those embarking on selected APT Kimberley and Outback Wilderness Adventures, you’ll receive an Adventure Pack instead.

Member-only Competitions and Events

Enjoy exclusive competitions to win unmissable prizes, including tours, cruises, and travel vouchers. Plus, you’ll be on the list to receive invitations to VIP member events.

24/7 Online Access to APT Club

You can now access your bookings, exclusive offers and vouchers via the new online APT Club experience.

Member-Only Offers

Exclusive Offers

As an APT Club member, you'll automatically become eligible to access exclusive offers designed just for you. Keep coming back regularly to find out what’s new for our club members, and act fast to take advantage of these very special deals.

Exclusive Club Merchandise

Your love for travel is even more rewarding with our custom-made travel accessories. With every new APT journey, receive quality products from our exclusive range, designed to further enhance your travel experience. From luggage additions to world-wide adapters, get rewarded every time you travel. For those embarking on select APT Kimberley and Outback Wilderness Adventures, you’ll receive an Adventure Pack in place of the custom-made travel accessories.