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AmaWaterways
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Award Winning River Cruise Operator

AmaWaterways operates the finest fleet and provides all-inclusive river cruise vacations on the great waterways of Europe, Russia, Vietnam and Cambodia. With an innovative product and rapidly-growing fleet of custom-designed ships, the line enjoys a reputation as the leader in river cruising.

AmaWaterways was founded in 2002 by Rudi Schreiner, Kristin Karst and Jimmy Murphy. All Three brought tremendous experience, knowledge and dedication to the venture. Rudi was one of river cruising's pioneers, having introduced the modern-day river cruise concept to the market. Kristin brought with her vast sales and customer service experience. And Jimmy Murphy is the founder and former owner of Brendan Vacations. Their combined expertise and passion for the river cruise business results in a river cruise vacation experience that will exceed expectations. With more than 20 different itineraries to choose from, the river cruise vacation of a lifetime awaits with AmaWaterways!

When we founded AmaWaterways ten years ago, our motivation was to provide the most exceptional river cruise experience. Our company has grown substantially and our commitment to excellence continues to thrive. AmaWaterways leads the way in river cruising thanks to our fleet of customized ships, expansive amenities and personalized service. Our pioneering features include offerings such as French balconies, complimentary in-stateroom Internet, WiFi access, award-winning dining plus guided bicycle tours. Our 3 newest ships extend these innovative concepts even further by offering larger staterooms with twin balconies, multiple dining venues and more. Exciting new itinerary highlights and theme cruises such as our "Culinary Delights" shore excursions and the Floriade Expo, which only occurs once every 10 years in the Netherlands, make 2012 the perfect year for river cruising.

We're extremely proud that our fleet of vessels has grown to twelve. New for 2012 is the 164-passenger AmaCerto, our largest and most imaginative ship. Inspired by classic luxury yachts, she features our exclusive twin balcony staterooms, multiple indoor and outdoor dining venues, a heated swimming pool, a stunning glass elevator and much more. The AmaCerto joins an award-winning fleet in Europe that includes the AmaVerde, AmaBella, AmaDolce, AmaLyra, AmaDante, AmaCello and AmaLegro. For the first time, our beautiful AmaDagio will cruise the Rhone River in Southern France, providing the signature experience our passengers have come to expect from an AmaWaterways cruise. In Russia, the redesigned AmaKatarina debuted in May 2011, with balconies in more than 70 percent of her staterooms. And the new AmaLotus joined the elegant La Marguerite in offering delightful Mekong River cruises as part of our "Vietnam, Cambodia and the Riches of the Mekong" program.

We continue to evolve the river cruising experience every year. Let us transport you to the heart of a destination, surrounded by a panorama of history. In Europe, discover the cultures of a dozen countries linked together from the North Sea to the Black Sea. Immerse yourself in a Provencal landscape that inspired painters, poets and writers. Marvel at the monuments of Imperial Russia, or explore the ancient wonders of the Mekong. Our passion for providing distinctive and enriching river cruise vacations is stronger than ever. We hope to welcome you aboard soon.

Cruises
Golden Treasures of Myanmar : 2017 - Yangon to Yangon : ms AmaPura (Cruise & Land) from $5,639.00 (USD)
Destination: Asia/Far East
Ship: ms AmaPura
OVERVIEWYour journey begins in Yangon, followed by a 10-night upstream cruise embarking in Pyay.
Melodies of the Danube : 2017 - Budapest to Prague : ms AmaSerena (Cruise & Land) from $3,279.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSerena
OVERVIEWTravel on the beautiful Danube through four European countries.
Melodies of the Danube : 2017 - Budapest to Vilshofen : ms AmaStella (Cruise Only) from $2,599.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
OVERVIEWTravel on the beautiful Danube through four European countries.
Christmas Markets on the Rhine : 2018 - Basel to Amsterdam : ms AmaStella (Cruise Only) from $2,899.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
OVERVIEWBegin your journey in Amsterdam, amidst the city's iconic canals, unique Dutch architecture and vibrant winter atmosphere.
Ultimate River Cruise : 2017 - Paris to Budapest : ms AmaDante (Cruise & Land) from $7,838.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaDante
OVERVIEWThis cruise along the legendary rivers of Europe showcases a number of cultural and scenic highlights in France, Luxembourg, Hun...
Golden Treasures of Myanmar (Reverse) : 2017 - Yangon to Yangon : AmaPura (Cruise & Land) from $5,639.00 (USD)
Destination: Asia/Far East
Ship: ms AmaPura
OVERVIEWYour journey begins in Yangon, followed by a 10-night upstream cruise embarking in Mandalay.
Melodies of the Danube : 2017 - Budapest to Vilshofen : ms AmaCerto (Cruise Only) from $2,799.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEWTravel on the beautiful Danube through four European countries.
Magnificent Europe : 2018 - Budapest to Amsterdam : ms AmaPrima (Cruise Only) from $6,199.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaPrima
OVERVIEWFollow the route of emperors and kings on a magnificent European journey along three great rivers through five fascinating count...
Gems of Southeast Europe : 2017 - Budapest to Rousse : ms AmaCerto (Cruise Only) from $3,299.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEWBegin your vacation in Vienna (or in Budapest), one of the world's most celebrated cities, renowned for its music, architecture ...
Grand Danube Cruise : 2018 - Prague to Bucharest : ms AmaCerto (Cruise & Land) from $7,338.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEWFramed by rolling hillsides, well-tended vineyards and medieval castles, the Danube has been an inspiration for generations of E...
The Romantic Danube : 2018 - Vilshofen to Budapest : ms AmaViola (Cruise Only) from $2,599.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaViola
OVERVIEWLined with charming red-roofed villages, steeply terraced vineyards, picturesque churches and the crumbling ruins of medieval ca...
Christmas Markets on the Danube : 2017 - Budapest to Nuremberg : ms AmaSerena (Cruise Only) from $2,799.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSerena
OVERVIEW Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a festive journey that kicks off in Prague.
Christmas Markets on the Rhine : 2018 - Zurich to Amsterdam : ms AmaPrima (Cruise & Land) from $4,579.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaPrima
OVERVIEWBegin your journey in Amsterdam, amidst the city's iconic canals, unique Dutch architecture and vibrant winter atmosphere.
The Enchanting Rhine : 2018 - Zurich to Amsterdam : ms AmaStella (Cruise & Land) from $4,379.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
OVERVIEWBegin in the legendary city of Amsterdam, with its myriad canals and distinctive architecture.
Christmas Markets on the Danube : 2017 - Prague to Budapest : ms AmaCerto (Cruise & Land) from $3,419.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEW Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a festive journey that kicks off in Prague.
The Enchanting Rhine : 2018 - Zurich to Amsterdam : ms AmaKristina (Cruise & Land) from $4,479.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaKristina
OVERVIEWBegin in the legendary city of Amsterdam, with its myriad canals and distinctive architecture.
Ultimate River Cruise : 2017 - Paris to Budapest : ms AmaDante (Cruise & Land) from $7,838.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaDante
OVERVIEWThis cruise along the legendary rivers of Europe showcases a number of cultural and scenic highlights in France, Luxembourg, Hun...
Christmas Markets on the Danube : 2017 - Nuremberg to Budapest : ms AmaSerena (Cruise Only) from $2,899.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSerena
OVERVIEW Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a festive journey that kicks off in Prague.
Rivers & Rails of Africa : 2018 - Cape Town to Johannesburg : ms Zambezi Queen (Cruise & Land) from $13,595.00 (USD)
Destination: Africa
Ship: ms Zambezi Queen
Your African journey begins with a three-night stay in Cape Town where you'll explore the Atlantic Seaboard including the Cape of G...
Treasures of the Main & Rhine : 2018 - Prague to Amsterdam : ms AmaSerena (Cruise & Land) from $3,479.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSerena
OVERVIEWYour European adventure begins with a visit to historic Prague, "the city of a hundred spires.
Christmas Markets on the Danube : 2017 - Budapest to Nuremberg : ms AmaCerto (Cruise Only) from $2,899.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEW Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a festive journey that kicks off in Prague.
Enticing Douro : 2017 - Lisbon to Porto : ms AmaVida (Cruise & Land) from $3,879.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaVida
OVERVIEWSpend three nights in Portugal's capital, Lisbon, before beginning your journey down the Douro River, with its dramatic gorges, l...
Gems of Southeast Europe : 2018 - Budapest to Giurgiu : ms AmaCerto (Cruise Only) from $2,899.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEWSpend two nights in Vienna, the "City of Waltzes," before transferring to Budapest, where you'll embark upon your Danube river c...
The Enchanting Rhine : 2017 - Basel to Amsterdam : ms AmaKristina (Cruise Only) from $2,799.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaKristina
OVERVIEWBegin in the legendary city of Amsterdam, with its myriad canals and distinctive architecture.
Christmas Markets on the Danube : 2017 - Nuremberg to Budapest : ms AmaCerto (Cruise Only) from $2,899.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEW Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a festive journey that kicks off in Prague.
Europe's Rivers & Castles : 2018 - Prague to Paris : ms AmaDante (Cruise & Land) from $4,539.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaDante
OVERVIEWBegin your vacation in Paris before taking a high-speed TGV train into Luxembourg, where you will board your ship.
Port Wine & Flamenco : 2017 - Porto to Vega Terron : ms AmaVida (Cruise Only) from $2,899.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaVida
OVERVIEWStart your journey in Portugal's beautiful capital city, Lisbon.
Grand Danube Cruise : 2017 - Prague to Bucharest : ms AmaSerena (Cruise & Land) from $7,318.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSerena
OVERVIEWTravel to legendary destinations, beginning with a 3-night stay in majestic Prague.
Christmas Markets on the Danube : 2017 - Prague to Budapest : ms AmaCerto (Cruise & Land) from $3,419.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEW Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a festive journey that kicks off in Prague.
Christmas Markets on the Rhine : 2017 - Amsterdam to Zurich : ms AmaSonata (Cruise & Land) from $4,579.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSonata
OVERVIEWBegin your journey with a visit to two of Switzerland's loveliest cities, Zurich and Lucerne, where you will enjoy a lake excur...