About the Expo

ASTA will welcome 1,500 U.S.-based travel advisors to Vienna. This one-of-a-kind event brings together river cruise brands from across the world in one location to showcase the latest and greatest in their fleets, exclusively for ASTA members. 

This is the only industry event where travel advisors and river cruise executives unite to forge invaluable connections, share expertise, and facilitate in-depth education about their brands. Get the support you need to embark on your own river cruising journey with firsthand experiences aboard river ships from the industry’s most prestigious lines.

"It's such a unique opportunity that's not replicated anywhere. It is so specific and specialized toward the river cruise industry, and that's a huge draw for people that want to get into the river cruise business. Where else can you see these many river cruise ships in one fell swoop?" -Mark Meader, Senior Vice President, Industry Affairs & Education, ASTA


You Can Expect:

≽ Exclusive training from leading river cruise experts 
≽ The opportunity to inspect all participating ships and learn about their distinct features, amenities and services
≽ Network with top executives and sales leaders from premier river cruise brands
≽ Explore breathtaking river cruise destinations sure to impress your clients
≽ Exclusive availability for post-Expo cruise sailings

Media Coverage:

What to expect from ASTA's River Cruise Expo this year (Travel Weekly | 1/24/2024) 

At ASTA's River Cruise Expo, the river ships were the hotel rooms (Travel Weekly | 3/20/2023) 

River Cruise Lines Announce New Initiatives, Promos at ASTA River Cruise Expo (TravelPulse | 3/18/2023) 

ASTA's Second River Cruise Expo Attracts First-Time Attendees and Wolfgang Puck (TravelAge West | 3/17/2023) 

Riverside Luxury Cruises Names Riverside Debussy Godmother (Travel Market Report | 2/21/2024) 

Testing the Waters with Dori: The ASTA River Cruise Expo (Travel Market Report | 3/24/2023) 

How ASTA Successfully Pulled Off a Second Annual River Cruise Expo (Insider Travel Report | 3/31/2023) 


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