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AmaWaterways River Cruise Line brings you into the heart of the world's most enchanting cities, by way of the world's most stunning rivers. Enjoy AmaWaterways' intimate, personal river ships—featuring unbeatable river views, exquisite dining, complimentary beer and wine, cultural enrichment and luxury service—on your way to guided sightseeing and immersive destination discoveries. AmaWaterways' growing fleet of luxury ships offers more of everything you want in a cruise vacation—including more space, more relaxation, more time in port and more included amenities. After all, the journey matters just as much as the destination! To learn more about AmaWaterways river cruises, and to discover the line's incredible river cruise destinations, continue below or contact our river cruise consultants at 1-800-377-9383.

Why AmaWaterways River Cruises?

  • Intimate river ships dock in the heart of cities and spend more time on shore
  • Luxurious, elegant staterooms with envy-inducing river views
  • Delicious regional cuisine, including complimentary beer and wine
  • Immersive destination experiences, even on board:
    • Fresh cuisine with local ingredients
    • Daily enrichment activities/entertainment
  • Guided excursions for any activity level (Gentle Walkers, Late Risers, Regular Walkers and Active Walkers)
  • Casual, relaxing attire with no formal wear required
  • Family-friendly triple/quad occupancy staterooms (select river ships only)


What's Included with AmaWaterways:

  • Welcome glass of champagne
  • Personal, attentive service with a high staff-to-guest ratio
  • Fresh, destination-inspired fine dining
  • The Chef's Table, a complimentary intimate specialty restaurant
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks (during lunch and dinner)
  • Complimentary gourmet coffee and tea (24 hours a day)
  • Onboard cultural enrichment and entertainment
  • Access to fitness room with exercise equipment
  • Entertainment-On-Demand in all staterooms for movies, music and TV
  • Complimentary WiFi
    • Europe: Free WiFi throughout the ship
    • Southeast Asia: Free WiFi in lounge computer stations
    • Africa: Free WiFi available, but with limited connectivity due to location
  • Immersive tours in every port, led by local, English-speaking guides
  • Complimentary use of bicycles (select destinations)


For pricing and availability, call 1-800-377-9383.


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AmaWaterways Cruise Destinations

From the castles, cathedrals and vineyards of Europe, to the temples, gardens and terraced fields of Southeast Asia, AmaWaterways River Cruise Line delivers a luxurious, immersive river cruise experience. AmaWaterways’ itineraries are designed to allow guests the opportunity to explore both the popular sites and out-of-the-way gems, and the line’s experienced guides and choice of included excursions will give you the ability to spend time where you most desire. Whether it be navigating the picturesque canals of Amsterdam, cycling along the Rhine, wandering Monet’s garden in Giverny, making friends with monks in a historic abbey, sampling Portugal’s wines or just walking the fairytale streets in one village after the next, AmaWaterways will continual deliver rich destination experiences throughout your voyage. Continue below to learn more about the destinations visited by AmaWaterways:

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AmaWaterways Departure Ports

AmaWaterways river cruises depart from incredible cities in Europe, Asia and Africa, offering convenient—and luxurious—access to new cultures, historic towns and scenic landscapes. AmaWaterway’s European river itineraries depart from cities like Amsterdam, Basel, Bordeaux, Budapest, Lyon, Nuremberg, Paris and Porto, just to name a few. For more exotic river escapes, you could depart from Cape Town, Ho Chi Minh City or Kampong Cham. For many of these departure ports, which are worthy destinations themselves, you even have the option to add pre-cruise extensions to see even more of Europe, Asia or Africa and get an earlier jump on your vacation! Continue below to view the current departure ports for AmaWaterways’ river cruises, and call 1-800-377-9383 to speak with one of our experience cruise consultants to start planning today.

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AmaWaterways Ships

AmaWaterways’ innovative fleet of river cruise ships offers a unique way to explore the world. With a high guest-to-staff ratio, impeccable service, spacious accommodations, fresh regional cuisine and enriching onboard entertainment, what more could you need? How about included excursions, complimentary bicycles, a spa, onboard pool and free WiFi internet! With AmaWaterways’ fleet of river ships, the difference is clear the moment you lay eyes on the stunning lobby—and it only gets better the more you discover about each river ship. From the line’s unique twin balconies (an outside balcony paired with a French balcony) to the complimentary specialty restaurant, The Chef’s Table, AmaWaterways’ floating sanctuaries are built to impress! With each ship built specifically for certain regions, onboard amenities will vary (and are subject to change), so please confirm details with your cruise consultant.

Featured below are all of the beautiful river ships that make up AmaWaterways’ luxurious fleet:

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