APT to launch two new ships in Europe next spring

APT will add two new luxury vessels to its fleet in 2025.

Sister ships APT Solara (pictured) and APT Ostara will both have capacity for 154 passengers and 60 crew and will each feature three cabin types and six dining options.

On the sun deck, the ships will each have a heated pool, outdoor dining areas and a lounge space.

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Both vessels will enter service in spring 2025 and will sail the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers.

An eight-day Highlights of the Rhine & Main cruise from Amsterdam to Munich on one of the new vessels includes a private cocktail reception and recital at Namedy Castle and a private performance at the Lichenstein City Palace in Vienna.

Prices lead in at £2,995 based on departure between April and November 2025, including flights, transfers, on board accommodation, 20 meals, drinks, port charges and gratuities.

APT Travel Group chief executive David Cox said: “With two brand new river ships in Europe for 2025, this is another momentous milestone in APT’s near 100-year history.

“The APT Solara and APT Ostara will redefine luxury river cruising, thoughtfully designed with our valued guests in mind.”

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