About us


Owner & Captain: Steve

25 years European barging
Loves telling jokes – cooking – building ships
Owned many restaurants in USA and Europe
Speaks English, Dutch, French


Barge Manager & Owner: Karina

15 years European barging
Loves Cooking – Photography – Animals – Travelling – Art
Speaks English, Slovak, Czech


  • Aurora offers the most spacious accommodation, king-size beds, XL en-suite bathrooms with twin basins and lots of storage.
  • Aurora is the only three deck barge available for cruising for cruising the waterways of Holland and Europe.
  • We will work on menus together, you can enjoy whatever your taste buds are craving!
  • You can select the wines, with each course for Lunch & Dinner.
  • We chose the Netherlands to give you everything the regions of North & South Holland have to offer – art and museums,daily markets, nature and changing landscape, history and castles, never-ending bike paths, cosy bars and pubs, mixture of different cultures and food and so much more.
  • We offer springtime Tulip cruising in Holland so you can marvel at the traditional sights such as windmills, cheese markets, pottery and porcelain, museums or flowers and enjoy the embracing friendliness of the locals.
  • We chose Northern Burgundy to give you everything France has to offer – castles, museums, art, markets, nature, wines, history, food, landscape and so much more. Leaving the bustling city life, a magical voyage will bring you to the tranquility of the rural countryside with as much historical significance. 
  • We always offer a choice of excursions to cater to your interests.
  • You are in charge of your vacation, we coordinate your wishes with our local knowledge and expertise in this region to create a perfect vacation for you.
  • The welcoming crew will make you feel immediately at home, relaxed and secure. This will be your home away from home, packed with unforgettable memories!
  • With us everything from the build of the ship – the fluffing of your pillow – to the serving of your cocktail is brought to perfection! Our company puts all its energies into this one barge and your vacation!

Are you looking for the ultimate cruise / barge trip in The Netherlands or France?

No need to search any longer, please contact us for further details.

Contact: Cruise Ship Aurora: 7-day cruise through Holland or France!