Special Savings on European River Cruises with AmaWaterways

Explore the heart of Europe with AmaWaterways and take advantage of special offers and savings!

Why AmaWaterways?

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 March 31, 2022, you can take advantage of one or more of these offers:


Stateroom Savings: Up to $2,400 savings per stateroom on select 2022 sailings


Canadian Residents: Complimentary pre-paid gratuities on select sailings 


Single Supplement: Reduced 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. 


Recommended Europe River Cruise sailings

Be sure to ask your advisor for fares on these and other stunning European river cruises with AmaWaterways, the Heart of the RiverTM.

Romantic DanubeApr 11, 2022 - Apr 18, 2022 (7 nights)

Vilshofen to Budapest | AmaVerde | Riverview (Cat. E)
CAD $4,629 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $100 Onboard Credit per stateroom + Pre-paid Gratuities
Includes: $900 savings per person

Those longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of the continent, where empires were built, kings and queens were crowned and some of the world’s greatest music was composed and performed by the likes of Mozart and Beethoven. Grand European cities like Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest forever remain timeless. Admire the beauty of Salzburg and the Czech Republic’s charming mountain town, Ceský Krumlov. From grand abbeys and fortresses perched high above the Danube to plentiful iconic UNESCO World Heritage Sites, be romanced by the Danube with all her regal and romantic splendour.

Rhine Castles & Swiss AlpsJul 04, 2022 - Jul 11, 2022 (7 nights)

Amsterdam to Basel | AmaMora | Riverview Stateroom (Cat. E)
CAD $5,421 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $100 Onboard Credit per stateroom + Pre-paid Gratuities
Includes: $900 savings per person

Contoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates. Experience the allure of France’s Alsace region in its welcoming capital, Strasbourg, and its priceless gem, Riquewihr. Then there is Breisach, rising above the vineyards of the Rhine, and Freiburg, one of Germany’s sunniest cities and gateway to Black Forest. Fabled towns lost in time present you with the chance to taste local flavors—Rüdesheimer coffee and Kölsch beer—and to touch history up close with guided hikes and bike rides. From Amsterdam’s colorful canals to the majestic Swiss Alps, journey into the heart of the destinations you visit.

Treasures of the Main & RhineAug 02, 2022 - Aug 09, 2022 (7 nights)

Nuremberg to Amsterdam | AmaPrima | Riverview Stateroom (Cat. E)
CAD $5,421 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $100 Onboard Credit per stateroom + Pre-paid Gratuities
Includes: $900 savings per person

From Prague, the “City of Spires,” to the heartland of Germany along the Rhine and Main rivers and to cosmopolitan Amsterdam, you’ll get an up-close look at the magnificent castles, medieval towns and forever-inspiring cities. Experience Prague’s eclectic mixture of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque architecture. Get lost in the medieval chivalric atmosphere of Nuremberg’s Kaiserburg Castle, representative of the thousands of fortresses that dotted Germany’s landscape in the Middle Ages. Marvel at an immaculate example of Baroque architecture at the designated UNESCO World Heritage Würzburg Residenz, a reminder of life lived on a grand scale. Savor the storybook atmosphere of some of Europe’s most charming towns, Wertheim and Rüdesheim; and along the way, get swept up in the many treasures just waiting to be discovered along the Rhine and Main rivers.

Magna on the DanubeOct 30, 2022 - Nov 06, 2022 (7 nights)

Budapest to Vilshofen | AmaMagna | Riverview Stateroom (Cat. E)
CAD $5,553 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $100 Onboard Credit per stateroom + Pre-paid Gratuities
Includes: $900 savings per person

Indulge your passion for awe-inspiring architecture, timeless music, breathtaking landscapes and culinary delights on this beautifully curated itinerary specifically designed for the AmaMagna. Apricot brandy and chocolate tasting in Dürnstein and an exclusive wine festival in Spitz are only a few of the epicurean experiences you'll indulge in. Vienna, home to a treasure trove of Baroque splendors, including its grand Schönbrunn Palace, gives you a glimpse into bygone grandeur; while Budapest and Bratislava offer a vibrant mix of east and west. With plenty of daytime scenic sailing, you'll be able to enjoy the extraordinary AmaMagna to its fullest—from al fresco dining to spinning with a view.

Colors of ProvenceNov 24, 2022 - Dec 01, 2022 (7 nights)

Lyon to Avignon | AmaKristina | Riverview Stateroom (Cat. E)
CAD $4,893 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $100 Onboard Credit per stateroom + Pre-paid Gratuities
Includes: $1,200 savings per person

From romantic cities to foodie havens and artistic epicenters, this itinerary enlivens all your senses. Embark in Lyon, France’s culinary capital, and enjoy an evening illumination cruise. Savor the beauty of legendary vineyards and imbibe in local vintages like Beaujolais and Côtes du Rhône. You can even become an expert in all things culinary: go in search of the highly prized “Black Diamond” truffles; learn how to pair chocolate with wine; and discover how olives turn into the Mediterranean’s nectar, olive oil. Trace the steps of famous artists in Arles and Carriéres de Lumiéres before your return flight home.

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.

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Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person in CAD for cruise only, inclusive of port charges and based on double occupancy in a BB category stateroom (AB category for AmaMagna) unless stated otherwise. Onboard credit of $100 per stateroom ($50 per person) is based on double occupancy in USD and can be applied towards all onboard purchases. Promotional rates are valid on select departure for new bookings only. Savings are per stateroom, based on double occupancy. Complimentary upgrades applicable to categories BB – AB (AB – SB for AmaMagna), applies to one category upgrade, based on availability. Offers are combinable with AmaWaterways’ Past Passenger Privilege Program and Future Cruise Benefit 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.


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