This warm, inviting ship is a long-standing favourite with Shearings river cruise customers, offering relaxing river cruises throughout spring, summer and autumn. Shearings are delighted to announce that the Virginia has been extensively refurbished in 2013, creating a delightful environment to relax on board. Join them and find out why so many holiday-makers return to the Virginia year after year.
Renowned for its friendly staff, superb service and informal atmosphere, the Virginia is the ideal vessel for first-time river cruisers, offering an intimate, relaxed river cruise experience. Whether you want to discover the delights of the Rhine, the historic cities of the Moselle or the floral beauty of the Dutch Waterways, the Virginia offers a fantastic introduction to river cruising.MV Virginia
We travel on 15 of Europe's grandest and most popular rivers as well as cruising along the Adriatic Coast and Venice Lagoon. With more than 80 different river voyages, with 12 new ones added for 2019 there's plenty to choose from enabling you to find the right itinerary to let you see everything you want during your time away.
As well as the huge range of destinations our cruises serve, there's also a great range of holiday lengths available. Whether you want a three day break along the Dutch waterways taking in Amsterdam and the incredible Keukenhof Gardens or a 15 day epic cruise along the Danube from Germany to the Black Sea, taking in six countries, four capital cities and endless incredible sights along the way, we have the holiday for you.