River cruise ships - Scylla


River Cruise ships

All river cruise ships in our modern fleet sail throughout Europe. Each is distinguished by its unique Scylla character in terms of design, construction and service.

Quality, our passion

Scylla - what we do

Welcome on board: Scylla is a 360° partner for tour operators and companies on the most beautiful waterways in Europe – with premium-class river cruise ships that make private, business or customer trips an unforgettable experience. We are a pioneer in the industry and offer all services from a single source. From ship design, crewing, itinerary planning, excursion and event management to outstanding cuisine. Since 1973, hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic passengers have already experienced the subtle difference: Quality is our passion. Numerous satisfied guests and long-standing partnerships are proof that we are on the right course with this claim, which we live by every day.

The ships

Our fleet

Our steadily growing fleet, which now comprises around 40 river cruise ships fleet covers all wishes for a fascinating location. With bed and passenger capacities from 88 to 222 persons and ship lengths from 85 to 135 meters we are able to meet meet the most diverse needs for trips and events of all kinds.

Difference between Hotel Ship &MICE and Charter Business

Due to the diversity of customers and their different needs, our offer includes two options.

Charter business

Especially suitable for tour operators the charter possibility for a whole season or even several years.

Hotel ship &MICE

Suitable for private as well as business clients the ship rental for a few daysfor private or business events as well as MICE.

Advantages cruise ship charter

 On board, our guests are greeted by our friendly, multilingual and international crew, who take care of their well-being and utmost comfort from morning to night. Some ships in our fleet meet accessibility requirements and offer special comfort for passengers with limited mobility thanks to elevators and stair lifts.

Scylla leaves nothing to chance to create unforgettable moments for its guests.

Our partners

Our long-standing partnerships with renowned tour operators reflect the high level of satisfaction of our customers - something we are proud of. When can we welcome you?

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From pioneer to companion

What our
partners say

"What began as a dream has eventually become our credo "Quality, our passion". We strive to become that little bit better every day, with every ship and each new route, and this is still the case today. But we could not have done this without all the longstanding partners and customers, with whom we have always had the privilege of developing and implementing new ship concepts, meaning our history has changed for the better!"

- Arno and Robert Reitsma

Thurgau Travel

“We have worked together for more than 30 years and have always been able to rely on Scylla’s partnership and capabilities to consistently deliver high quality.”


“When looking for a partner, we chose a family and a company that shared our long-term vision of quality, innovation and service. For 20 years, we’ve led the industry in creating the best for our guests and being the best place to work for our team.”


“When you’re looking for a success story in the river cruise industry, then look no further than the partnership between Scylla and Phoenix!