Known for great moments

On every cruise, we welcome stars and all kinds of renowned artists on board. Enjoy some thrilling moments in the private setting of the EUROPA, with the finest classical music, groovy jazz and soul, danceable swing, as well as readings and theatrical pieces, first-rate comedy, and much more. As well as a varied entertainment programme, which changes every day, there are also exclusive events and shows, in which top chefs or circus acts delight the senses. Simply unforgettable.

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The highest level of entertainment with renowned artists and music from classic to jazz and from soul to swing. Be amazed.

Since 2007, the EUROPA has hosted an annual classical music festival which combines some of the best international musicians as part of the Ocean Sun Festival. Famous opera singers, virtuoso musicians and well-known conductors create a unique composition of music and the sea, and give you the unparalleled pleasure of experiencing world-class stars up close and personal in the intimate surroundings of our ship. And that is not all: the artists also transform a number of hand-picked venues on shore into concert halls with their masterful performances.

The stage is set for the Theatre Festival. In partnership with renowned theatres, famous artists perform plays and productions from different genres, which are adapted especially for the EUROPA. Whether they are fresh interpretations of great classics or brand-new works – look forward to some inspiring theatre and interesting talks with theatre experts and dramatists.

Irresistible sound and inspiring insights into the world of music await you await you as part of our Music Waves format. Our varied programme, ranging from a wild the wild 80s party to the exclusive concert concert, has something for every taste in music the right thing: Celebrate to the greatest hits hits from Alphaville to ZZ Top, or learn more learn more about the artists and history of pieces of music. Well-known musicians and prominent guests are also looking forward to to share inspiring conversations and personal experiences to open up new perspectives.

With artistry and entertainment at the highest level, GOP continues the great variety tradition of the Georgspalast in Hanover. In seven venues throughout Germany, the GOP thrills hundreds of thousands of visitors every year. Enjoy fantastic shows on board the EUROPA that touch all your senses: artistic, humorous, spectacular.

New worlds of knowledge

Our offers and specials from the world of knowledge provide plenty of inspiration. Gain new insights and ideas through discussions, enchanting garden art or a photography workshop.

Talks on contemporary issues and selected topics

Discuss all kinds of hot topics with us and our selected experts. Renowned, regularly changing hosts invite you to interesting conversations to reflect on contemporary issues, politics, society and other selected themes. Follow the discussions and stimulating talks, actively take part in them and get to know the renowned experts and well-known personalities behind the scenes.

Please note that this format will exclusively be held in German.

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Discover the most beautiful gardens in the world

On our garden cruises, experts are waiting for you on board the EUROPA to tell you about all of the particularities of the gardening culture of each destination on themed excursions. Even before you leave the ship, our highly regarded experts will prepare you for your upcoming exploration with exciting presentations on the principles of garden design and its historical and cultural context. Join the experts ashore and discover hidden gems, majestic country residences and impressive parks. See the most beautiful, verdant paradises on the planet from a new perspective, from the United Kingdom to the islands in the Atlantic to the faraway coasts of Asia.

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Specialists share their fascinating knowledge

Satisfy your curiosity with experienced lecturers and experts on board. Whether it’s an interesting presentation about the ports you are about to visit or special expert excursions focusing on art or architecture, you have some inspiring encounters to look forward to.

Enjoy an ocean of possibilities at sea – personal development courses

On days at sea, the varied on-board programme offers plenty of new experiences. Look forward to workshops on subjects such as photography or painting, creative writing, memory training and dance lessons. Health and beauty courses invite you to give your body the attention it deserves. The programme is different for each cruise, but it will always open up new horizons for you.



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