About nicko cruises
For more than 20 years, nicko cruises ships have been sailing the world's rivers. The fleet currently consists of 25 ships, which are divided into the ship types nicko boutique, nicko modern and nicko classic. In addition to a variety of European destinations the cruise operator also offers some exotic destinations such as Myanmar and Vietnam. The river cruises can be supplemented by various services, such as pre-bookable beverage packages or various arrival and departure options.
The M/S Maxima is a classic feel-good ship. On the middle and upper decks, each cabin has large panoramic windows that can be opened to a French balcony, while large portholes on the main deck provide the fantastic view of the passing landscape. The spa area includes a jacuzzi, sauna and relaxation area. For more active guests the fitness area offers the possibility to power up. Sun loungers and seating chairs are available on the sundeck. The M/S Maxima can accommodate up to 180 passengers. Board language is German.
Life on Board
The atmosphere on board the M/S Maxima is cozy and familiar. Whether you want to enjoy a quiet moment to immerse yourself in a good book or to attend a social event on board, this boat will take care of everything. Various theme evenings or music entertainment will be offered so that no boredom will arise. The clothing on board is casual, for dinner more formal clothing is desired. During the shore excursions, German-speaking tour guides convey exciting knowledge about regional culture, nature and interesting cities.
All cabins are comfortably furnished outside cabins with individually controlled air conditioning / heating, shower / wc, radio, satellite TV, hairdryer, mini bar, safe and telephone. The cabins are approximately 16 square meters in size and offer beds side by side, which can be placed separately if desired. Cabins on the middle and upper decks have floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows that can be opened to a French balcony. Cabins on the main deck are equipped with large, non-openable windows. On request, some 2-bed cabins can also be occupied by 3 persons.
Food and Beverages
Culinary delights await you in the beautiful panoramic restaurant, where all guests can sit comfortably at one table time. On the day of embarkation you can reserve your table in the restaurant for the duration of the entire cruise. The menu includes international specialties and typical dishes from the region.
Entertainment, Sports and Relaxation
For your free time, the restaurant offers theme nights and music programs as well as books, board and card games. Quiet moments can be found on the spacious sundeck with deck chairs and seating areas. For relaxation, the spa area with sauna, whirlpool and relaxation room awaits you. If you are the more active kind of person you can do some sports in the gym. Interesting shore excursions complete the program on board.
The cruise operator offers optional bookable shore excursions, which are adapted to the respective length of stay in the port. Suitable for your cruise you can book a trip package that combines the highlights of each route into a single package. On board, however, you can also book only certain elements of the excursion packages, as long as there are seats available, and make your cruise even more individual. On many excursions, an audio system is available so that you can follow the explanations of your tour guide quite relaxed, without missing interesting highlights. In addition to classic excursion programs, nicko cruises also offers active bike trips.
If you want to travel comfortably in typical river ambience, you are in good hands on the M/S Maxima.