The finest new ships on 2019's river cruises

We round up the river cruise ships coming to a port near you.

River cruises are on the rise… a record 210,400 Brits took a river cruisein 2017, an increase of 21 percent year-on-year and a much higher rate of growth compared with 2016, according to figures from Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) UK. Little wonder then that river cruise operators can't build ships fast enough.