AmaWaterways goes above and beyond to ensure their guests have the most memorable travel experiences possible. In fact, “Ama” is derived from the Latin word for “love.” It is a concept that permeates every aspect of their river cruises, from the design of the ships to the development of itineraries to the high levels of service you will experience.
Discover The Charms of Small-Ship Cruising in Europe
AmaWaterways European river cruises transport you to the best of worlds - fascinating history, art and culture, stunning landscapes, and fine wine and cuisine. Sail the "Blue Danube", fairytale Rhine River, or another storied European river and come away with a new perspective on this incomparable land. As you sail through the heart of Europe, you'll be aboard inviting ships that offer the luxury of space for an average of just 150 guests as well as breathtaking river views. Enjoy exquisite locally-sourced cuisine, a variety of included excursions such as guided hikes and bike rides, a complimentary Sip & Sail cocktail hour, and much more.
When you reserve an AmaWaterways river cruise by September 30, 2021 you can take advantage of one or more of these offers:
Stateroom Savings: Up to $1,800 savings per stateroom on select 2022 sailings
Canadian Residents: Complimentary pre-paid gratuities on select sailings
Single Supplement: 25% Single Supplement when you sail in a Balcony stateroom on select European sailings
Our Exclusive Bonus: On specially selected sailings, receive an onboard credit of up to $300 per stateroom.
Be sure to ask your advisor for fares on these and other stunning European river cruises with AmaWaterways, the Heart of the RiverTM.
Family-owned and -operated for more than 19 years, AmaWaterways offers unparalleled river cruise experiences with 26 custom-designed ships sailing Europe’s Danube, Douro, Rhine, Moselle, Main, Rhône, Saône, Seine, Garonne and Dordogne Rivers, and Dutch and Belgian Waterways; Southeast Asia’s Mekong River; Africa’s Chobe River; Egypt’s Nile River and Colombia’s Magdalena River (2023).Co-founded and led by pioneering river cruise executives Rudi Schreiner and Kristin Karst, the company is renowned for its extraordinarily warm and welcoming crew; innovative and sustainable ship design; its wellness activities including a wide choice of included small group shore excursions featuring biking and hiking options; and its award-winning, locally sourced cuisine with complimentary fine wine. Modern, spacious and tastefully decorated, most ships welcome an average of just 150 guests and feature onboard amenities such as a stunning Main Lounge, specialty Chef’s Table restaurant, hair and massage salons, a Sun Deck walking track with heated outdoor swimming pools with swim-up bars. AmaWaterways leads the river cruise industry in innovation highlighted with the launch of the revolutionary AmaMagna, and the introduction of the history-making Seven River Journey itineraries. The company also offers a variety of themed sailings and brand relationships, with sailings geared towards active travelers and families as well as group and charter options.
With the highest-rated ships in Europe according to the third edition of Berlitz: River Cruising in Europe & the USA, AmaWaterways has received countless honors and accolades including Travel + Leisure’s 2020 World’s Best Award for “Best River Cruise Line” and Departures’ 2020 Legend Award for “Best Luxury Cruising Experiences This Year.” In addition, 20 ships in AmaWaterways’ European fleet have received the prestigious Green Award certification for industry-leading safety, quality and environmental performance.
Terms & ConditionsAll rates are per person in CAD for cruise only, based on double occupancy in a Category E stateroom and are inclusive of port charges. Promotional rates are valid on select sailings for new bookings only made from August 1 – September 30, 2021. Up to C$1,800 savings are per stateroom, based on double occupancy for select sailings. Offers are combinable with AmaWaterways’ Past Guest Privilege Rewards, Future Cruise Benefit Program and Referral Program. Offers are not combinable with any other promotions, limited to availability, capacity controlled and subject to change/termination without notice. Optional land programs, airfares and gratuities are additional. Other restrictions apply. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California. CST#2065452-20 CAD Resident Offer Terms & Conditions: Canadian Resident Offer of complimentary pre-paid gratuities is applicable to new FIT and Group bookings only. Canadian Resident Offer applies to select 2021 and 2022 sailings with cruise savings of C$600 per stateroom (C$300 per person) or more. Pre-paid gratuities apply to the cruise portion only and are combinable with current promotions. Complimentary pre-paid gratuities offer is not applicable to Africa Safaris & Wildlife Cruises or Egypt sailings. Offers are capacity-controlled and subject to modification, reduction or withdrawal without notice. Other restrictions may apply. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California. Virtuoso Amenity is applicable to new 2022 FIT and group bookings. Offer is based on double occupancy. Onboard credit is $100 USD per stateroom for cruises less than 14 nights (solo travelers receive half). Onboard credit is $200 USD per stateroom for cruises 14 nights or more (solo travelers receive half). Onboard credit can be applied to all onboard purchases; gratuities (excluding Africa/Egypt), gift shop, optional tours, hair & massage services. Onboard credit has no cash value. Offer is combinable with other promotions in the marketplace. Not combinable with Virtuoso Block. Cruise must be booked through Virtuoso agency/advisor to receive Virtuoso Amenity. Onboard credits are in USD. Offer valid on new cruise bookings made through sailing date on Virtuoso 2022 Block dates only. Rates are per person for cruise only based on double occupancy in a Category E stateroom. Block program is combinable with current promotional offers available at time of booking and is not combinable with Virtuoso Amenity program. Block offer is applicable to FIT bookings only and not applicable to groups. Onboard credit amounts are $300 per stateroom ($150 per person), based on double occupancy (solo travelers receive half). Optional land programs, intra-Asia and international airfares are additional; please ask for details. Availability is limited on each cruise and the offer is subject to change or discontinuation without notice. To redeem, book with your preferred Virtuoso advisor and ask for the exclusive Block Program. *Must ask for Promo Code VIRBLOCK.