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Monarch Governess

Monarch Governess is a first class river cruise vessel chartered by Gate 1 Travel. Built in 2010, with a maximum capacity of 136 passengers, the ship features 64 spacious cabins and 4 suites.

    • 360

    • Length
    • 2010

    • Built Year
    • 40

    • Crew
    • 136

    • Pax Capacity
    • 4

    • Suites


Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Apr 06, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessAmsterdamAmsterdam9$3,099
Apr 13, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestBudapest18$5,599
Apr 13, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessAmsterdamBudapest16$5,199
Apr 22, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,449
Apr 22, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$3,999
Apr 25, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$2,999
Apr 25, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,499
Apr 27, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$2,999
Apr 27, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,499
May 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,649
May 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$4,099
May 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$3,549
May 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$3,099
May 11, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,099
May 11, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,599
May 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,749
May 18, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$3,199
May 25, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$4,249
May 25, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$3,699
May 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest12$4,099
May 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,949
Jun 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$3,399
Jun 03, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$4,449
Jun 03, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$4,949
Jun 06, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$3,999
Jun 06, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$4,499
Jun 08, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,999
Jun 08, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$3,599
Jun 09, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest17$4,049
Jun 09, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest15$3,599
Jun 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,049
Jun 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,349
Jun 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,849
Jun 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,299
Jun 17, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,749
Jun 17, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$4,249
Jun 20, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$3,299
Jun 20, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,799
Jun 22, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,399
Jun 22, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,799
Jun 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest12$3,599
Jun 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest14$4,049
Jun 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,649
Jun 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,899
Jun 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$3,349
Jun 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,899
Jul 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,649
Jul 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$4,149
Jul 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$3,199
Jul 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,699
Jul 06, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,199
Jul 06, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,699
Jul 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest17$4,399
Jul 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest15$3,949
Jul 10, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,099
Jul 10, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,549
Jul 13, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$3,049
Jul 13, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,599
Jul 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$2,949
Jul 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$3,399
Jul 18, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$2,499
Jul 18, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$2,949
Jul 20, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$2,449
Jul 20, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$1,999
Jul 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest12$2,499
Jul 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest14$2,949
Jul 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$2,449
Jul 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$2,699
Jul 27, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,249
Jul 27, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$1,799
Jul 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,149
Jul 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$3,599
Aug 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$2,699
Aug 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,149
Aug 03, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$2,649
Aug 03, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,199
Aug 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest17$4,249
Aug 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest15$3,799
Aug 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,149
Aug 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,399
Aug 10, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,949
Aug 10, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,499
Aug 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,349
Aug 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$3,799
Aug 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$2,899
Aug 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,349
Aug 17, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$2,849
Aug 17, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,399
Aug 21, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest12$2,899
Aug 21, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest14$3,349
Aug 21, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,149
Aug 21, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,099
Aug 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,649
Aug 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,199
Aug 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,949
Aug 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$4,449
Aug 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$3,499
Aug 29, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,999
Aug 31, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,499
Aug 31, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,999
Sep 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest17$4,149
Sep 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest15$3,699
Sep 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,049
Sep 04, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,299
Sep 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,749
Sep 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,299
Sep 09, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,549
Sep 09, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$4,049
Sep 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$3,099
Sep 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,599
Sep 14, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,099
Sep 14, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,599
Sep 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest17$4,299
Sep 15, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBerlinBudapest15$3,849
Sep 18, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,249
Sep 18, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,499
Sep 21, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,949
Sep 21, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,499
Sep 23, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawMunich14$3,549
Sep 23, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessWarsawPrague17$4,099
Sep 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$3,099
Sep 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,649
Sep 28, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,149
Sep 28, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,599
Oct 02, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest12$3,449
Oct 02, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest14$3,899
Oct 02, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,249
Oct 02, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,499
Oct 05, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,949
Oct 05, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,499
Oct 10, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$2,799
Oct 10, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,349
Oct 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$2,849
Oct 12, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,299
Oct 16, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,449
Oct 16, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,699
Oct 19, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$3,149
Oct 19, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,699
Oct 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$3,199
Oct 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,599
Oct 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$3,299
Oct 26, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,699
Oct 30, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$3,049
Oct 30, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,299
Nov 02, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$3,049
Nov 02, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,399
Nov 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$2,699
Nov 07, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,099
Nov 09, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$2,599
Nov 09, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,199
Nov 13, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest12$2,799
Nov 13, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessPragueBudapest14$3,049
Nov 16, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest11$2,649
Nov 16, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichBudapest9$2,199
Nov 22, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich11$2,899
Nov 22, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague14$3,299
Nov 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestPrague12$2,799
Nov 24, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessBudapestMunich9$2,399
Dec 01, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessMunichFrankfurt9$2,299
Dec 08, 2023Gate1Monarch GovernessFrankfurtAmsterdam9$2,299

Ship Information

  • Maiden Voyage: 2010
  • Length: 360
  • Passenger Capacity: 136
  • Normal Crew Size: 40
  • Staterooms: 64
  • Suites: 4


As specified in each itinerary. Meals are based on the hotel's or restaurant's buffet or set menu. In general, beverages are not included, unless specifically stated. Although Gate 1 cannot make guarantees, every effort will be made to honor special dietary requests submitted in writing at least 72 hours prior to departure.

Age Restrictions

All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum age for children on escorted tours is 8. Minimum age on Discovery Tours is 12. Minimum age for European River Cruise programs is 16. Minimum age for game drives in Kruger National Park (South Africa) is 12. Minimum age for Uganda programs is 15. Minimum age for Norwegian Cruise Line® is 6 months old and to sail unaccompanied by an adult is 21 years of age. There is no minimum age on independent packages except for the Beijing & Shanghai special programs which have a minimum age of 5. Discounts for children sharing a room as third may apply to children under 12. Most hotels do not permit children under 18 to occupy a room without an adult. Accompanying adults are responsible for the safety of their children including to provide any necessary safety equipment (such as infant/child seats) where appropriate. Please note that many countries have adopted practices to prevent international abductions of children. If a person under the age of 18 years will be travelling with an adult other than his/her parents, or with only one parent, a notarized letter written by the parents, or non-travelling parent, granting authorization to travel, including the dates of travel should be carried.


Complete tipping guidelines are provided with final travel documents and on each program's website presentation, Trip Preparation/At Your Destination section.


Category E
Square Footage: 172

Category E

Cabin E features a Flat screen TV, direct dial telephone, safe, individual climate control, hairdryer and mini-fridge. Located on the Indigo Deck.

Category D
Square Footage: 172

Category D

Cabin D features a Flat screen TV, direct dial telephone, safe, individual climate control, hairdryer and mini-fridge. Located on the Sapphire Deck.

Category C
Square Footage: 172

Category C

Cabin C features a French balcony, Flat screen TV, direct dial telephone, safe, individual climate control, hairdryer and mini-fridge. Located on the Sapphire Deck.

Category B
Square Footage: 172

Category B

Cabin B features a French Balcony, Flat screen TV, direct dial telephone, safe, individual climate control, hairdryer and mini-fridge. Located on the Royal Deck.

Category A
Square Footage: 172

Category A

Cabin A features a French Balcony, Flat screen TV, direct dial telephone, safe, individual climate control, hairdryer and mini-fridge. Located on the Royal Deck.

Category Suite
Square Footage: 258

Category Suite

The Suite features a French Balcony, Flat screen TV, direct dial telephone, safe, individual climate control, hairdryer and mini-fridge. Located on the Royal Deck.

Life on Board


Coffee Station

Grab a quick bite or a cup of coffee as a pick me up over at the 24/7 coffee and tea station.



Enjoy local cuisines cooked with fresh produce. Located on the Sapphire Deck.


Panorama Lounge

Enjoy a cocktail or meet up with your new-found friends while you take in the stunning views at the Panorama Lounge. Located on the Royal Deck.


Fitness Room

Get your heart rate up and stay in shape while you cruise in the state of the art fitness room.

Hygiene and Safety Protocols

At Gate 1 we take your safety and security very seriously. We have a strong network of tour managers, local offices, ground operators and colleagues which help us stay informed in all the destinations that we operate. We closely monitor local situations which enable us to make the operational decisions necessary to keep our tours running safely. Millions of people travel the world each year and experience enjoyable and safe trips but crimes against people and property are sadly a fact of life. It is very important to be aware of your surroundings and avoid drawing attention to yourself. Please remember that you have the same responsibility for your personal safety and possessions as you do at home. It is essential to prepare for a safe and healthy travel abroad. Therefore before you travel, we strongly recommend that you visit the website of the US Department of State at https://travel.state.gov/content/travel.html for up-to-date travel advice on the countries that you are visiting. The website provides useful information on subjects such as safety and security information, health precautions and medications, health insurance and additional tips for traveling abroad. If you do not reside in the United States, we recommend you check your government's travel advisory website for any country you will be visiting. We recommend that you review the safety guidance that may be provided by us, our agents or suppliers, either before you go or when you arrive in your destination. You can also find helpful tips on our website in the "Trip Preparation" tab of each of our tour packages. We do know that in-spite of careful planning, things can sometimes still go wrong, so rest assured, we will be there to help and support you.

Monarch Governess Customer Reviews

Ratings based off 9 reviews about Monarch Governess - currently showing 4 reviews with comments only
Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Good tour, guides and great cruise director. Good could have been better.

16 Day Classic European River Cruise Amsterdam to Budapest, Monarch Governess
5/5 - Excellent
Professional Staff
Repeat with Operator
Value for Money
Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019

Gate 1 has wide choices of tours

14 Day Tulip Time River Cruise with Amsterdam & Paris Monarch Governess
4.6/5 - Excellent
Professional Staff
Repeat with Operator
Value for Money
Reviewed on Apr 29, 2019

This River Cruise combined with a land package was a very enjoyable experience

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2019

The river cruise was exceptional. The staff were accommodating and friendly. All of the excursions were awesome

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