For 30 years the nicko brand has been synonymous with unforgettable river travel experiences by providing exceptional service with a personal touch and at the best value for money.
As a small-ship specialist, offering both river and ocean programmes, we pride ourselves in offering a culturally immersive experience in the destinations we visit mixed with relaxing moments of well-being and enjoyment with like-minded people. Our promise to our guests is expressed in our slogan: ‘Small ships. Great experiences’.
We continue to invest in our fleet with two new innovative river vessels, nickoVISION and nickoSPIRIT and our brand-new expedition ship, World Voyager, and newly refurbished Vasco da Gama.
Why Travel with nicko?
Our river vessels are designed for 126-220 guests whilst our ocean ships cater from 200 to a max 1000 guests creating an intimate cruising experience.
Our itineraries feature all the European rivers including the Rhine & Moselle, Seine, Rhone & Saone, Danube and the Douro plus the Mediterranean, Cape Verde & the Azores, Canary Islands & Madeira and the Iberian coast.
Alternatively you can contact our travel partner directly.
Rhine & Moselle river – Frankfurt, Strasbourg, Cochem, Koblenz, Rudesheim, Dusseldorf, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Nijmegen, Bonn, Cologne, Antwerp, Arnhem
Danube river – Vienna, Budapest, Bratislava
Douro river – Porto, Guimaraes, Salamanca
Rhone & Saone rivers – Lyon, Arles & Avignon
Seine river – Paris, Rouen, Giverny
Atlantic Islands – Cape Verde, Canary Islands, The Azores, Madeira
Scandinavia – Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Skagen
Iberian Peninsula – Lisbon, Cadiz, Tangier, Malaga
Mediterranean – Valencia, Marseille, Sardinia, Corsica, Greek Islands
Africa – Senegal
World Cruise – Africa, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, Maldives, India, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Vietnam, Philippines, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, Cook & Society Islands, French Polynesia, Mexico, Costa Rica and the Caribbean
Exceptional value for money
All river cruises are all-inclusive giving you piece of mind that there are no hidden extras. This includes selected shore excursions, gratuities, Wifi and a drinks package.
No fly options
For a more leisurely start to your holiday look for our rail options on the Seine, Rhine, Rhone & Soane itineraries
All cruises feature an English-speaking Cruise Director and staff with an English-speaking shore excursion programme.
Intimate yet modern
Enjoy a luxury experience on brand new state-of-the-art expedition ship World Voyage.
For more details on this offer, please call 0800 412 5678 or
We regularly receive special offers and discounts from our travel partners.
For the latest offers and a bespoke quotation, speak to our Silver Travel Advisors on 0800 412 5678.