AmaWaterways

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
Blue Danube Discovery : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 2-Nights Pre-Cruise, 3 Nights Post-Cruise : Budap from $3,649.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSonata
CRUISE FROM : Budapest to NurembergDiscover a wealth of art, history and cultural treasures as you cruise to some of Europe's most famo...
Tulip Time : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Amsterdam to Amsterdam : ms AmaStella from $2,589.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to AmsterdamDiscover the beauty and history of the Dutch and Belgian waterways in the spring.
Romantic Danube : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 3 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Prague to Budapest : ms AmaCerto from $2,889.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Vilshofen to BudapestThose longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of t...
Romantic Danube (Modified) : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Vilshofen to Budapest : ms AmaMagna from $2,449.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaMagna
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Vilshofen to BudapestThose longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of t...
Christmas Markets on the Rhine : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Amsterdam to Basel - ms AmaSerena from $2,099.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSerena
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to BaselExperience the deep-rooted holiday traditions of Europe at its most festive time of year.
Gems of Southeast Europe : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 3 Nights Pre-Cruise and 2 Nights Post-Cruise : from $3,829.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
From Budapest to Bucharest, touch history in Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania, as you sail along the lower Danube...
Captivating Rhine : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Amsterdam to Basel : ms AmaViola from $3,349.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaViola
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to BaselContoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates.
Enchanting Rhine (Modified) : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 4 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Zurich to Amsterdam : from $3,559.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaMora
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Basel to AmsterdamGrand cities blend in perfect harmony with their historic past and their progressive future.
Melodies of the Danube : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Budapest to Vilshofen : ms AmaLea from $2,249.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaLea
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Budapest to VilshofenJourney along the Danube and see firsthand why this storied river has inspired generations of a...
Enchanting Rhine : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 4 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Zurich to Amsterdam : ms AmaStel from $3,659.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Basel to AmsterdamGrand cities blend in perfect harmony with their historic past and their progressive future.
Captivating Rhine : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2-NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE AND 4 NIGHTS POST-CRUISE : Amster from $4,199.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaPrima
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to BaselContoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates.
Europe's Rivers & Castles (Modified) : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 3 NIGHTS PRAGUE PRE-CRUISE AND 3 from $4,689.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaDante
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Nuremberg to LuxembourgTwo iconic cities, Prague and Paris, bookend this perfect journey that combines three beaut...
Romantic Danube : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Munich to Budapest : ms AmaLea from $2,739.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaLea
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Vilshofen to BudapestThose longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of the...
Treasures of the Main & Rhine : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 3 Nights Pre-Cruise : Prague to Amsterdam from $2,729.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSerena
Treasures of the Main & RhineAt A GlanceOn our cruises, you will enjoy an extensive lineup of included tours.
Iconic Christmas Markets : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 2 Nights Pre-Cruise : Prague to Budapest : ms from $2,669.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaLea
Travel back through centuries as you walk along cobblestone streets through grand cities and historic towns bedecked with twinkling Christ...
Romantic Danube : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Vilshofen to Budapest : ms AmaCerto from $2,049.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Vilshofen to BudapestThose longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of t...
Melodies of the Danube : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2-NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE, 3 NIGHTS POST-CRUISE : Buda from $3,609.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaLea
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Budapest to VilshofenJourney along the Danube and see firsthand why this storied river has inspired generations of a...
Rhine & Moselle Delights : 2019 - 10-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2 NIGHTS ZURICH, 2 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Basel from $5,409.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaPrima
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Basel to AmsterdamDramatic rivers yielding to fairytale towns and iconic cities all come alive as you discover fou...
Romantic Danube : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 3 Nights Pre-Cruise : Prague to Budapest : ms AmaCerto from $2,529.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
Romantic DanubeAt A GlanceOn our cruises, you will enjoy an extensive lineup of included tours.
Danube Serenade : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 3 Nights Pre-Cruise, 2 Nights Post Cruise : Prague to V from $3,349.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSonata
OverviewCRUISE FROM : Nuremberg to ViennaVienna's stately Ringstrasse gives you a glimpse into bygone grandeur.
Enchanting Rhine (Modified) : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 4 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Zurich to Amsterdam : from $3,659.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Basel to AmsterdamGrand cities blend in perfect harmony with their historic past and their progressive future.
Captivating Rhine : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2-NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE AND 4 NIGHTS POST-CRUISE : Amster from $4,199.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaPrima
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to BaselContoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates.
Captivating Rhine : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Amsterdam to Basel : ms AmaViola from $3,349.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaViola
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to BaselContoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates.
Romantic Danube : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Munich to Budapest : ms AmaMagna from $3,189.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaMagna
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Vilshofen to BudapestThose longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of t...
Magnificent Europe (Christmas Cruise) : 2018 - 14-Night Cruise : Budapest to Amsterdam : ms AmaStell from $3,899.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
CRUISE FROM : Budapest to AmsterdamThose longing for romance, intrigue, history and culture of Old World Europe will relish the opportu...
Magical Christmas Markets (New Year's Cruise) : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Vienna to Nuremberg : ms Am from $2,099.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Vienna to NurembergThroughout this dreamlike journey, an overflowing of good tidings and magical Christmas Markets...
Tulip Time : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Amsterdam to Amsterdam : ms AmaStella from $2,589.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to AmsterdamDiscover the beauty and history of the Dutch and Belgian waterways in the spring.
Romantic Danube (Modified) : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 3 NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE : Prague to Budapest : m from $3,289.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaMagna
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Vilshofen to BudapestThose longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of t...
Melodies of the Danube : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE WITH 2-NIGHTS PRE-CRUISE, 3 NIGHTS POST-CRUISE : Buda from $3,909.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaMagna
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Budapest to VilshofenJourney along the Danube and see firsthand why this storied river has inspired generations of...
Iconic Christmas Markets : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Nuremberg to Budapest : ms AmaViola from $2,099.00 (USD)
Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaViola
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Nuremberg to BudapestTravel back through centuries as you walk along cobblestone streets through grand cities and ...
Cruises


Romantic Danube : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 3 Nights Pre-Cruise : Prague to Budapest : ms AmaViola
From $2,629.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaViola
Romantic DanubeAt A GlanceOn our cruises, you will enjoy an extensive lineup of included tours.


Magical Christmas Markets : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 2-Nights Pre-Cruise, 2 Nights Post Cruise : P
From $3,189.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaCerto
OverviewCRUISE FROM : Nuremberg to ViennaFew events are awaited with as much anticipation as Europe's Christmas Markets.


Enchanting Rhine : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 4 Nights Pre-Cruise : Zurich to Amsterdam : ms AmaStel
From $3,629.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaStella
Grand cities blend in perfect harmony with their historic past and progressive future in Cologne and Amsterdam.


Blue Danube Discovery : 2018 - 7-Night Cruise with 2-Nights Pre-Cruise, 3 Nights Post-Cruise : Budap
From $3,649.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaSonata
CRUISE FROM : Budapest to NurembergDiscover a wealth of art, history and cultural treasures as you cruise to some of Europe's most famo...


Tulip Time : 2019 - 7-NIGHT CRUISE : Amsterdam to Amsterdam : ms AmaKristina
From $1,949.00 (USD)

Destination: Europe
Ship: ms AmaKristina
OVERVIEWCRUISE FROM : Amsterdam to AmsterdamCelebrate spring in the Netherlands and Belgium when the Keukenhof Gardens and Floralia c...
 

 

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