AmaWaterways launch new French river cruises
AmaWaterways have launched two new river cruise itineraries for 2013 - taking in the sights and sounds of France - "Paris and Normandy" and "The Jewels of France"
The new French river cruises sail on the Seine and Rhone rivers with ports of call including:-
- Les Andelys
AmaWaterways founder Rudi Schreiner said "These new river cruises take our guests through the heart of France, from the design of the French Balconies onboard our ships to the locally-sourced ingredients, menu selections and wines, AmaWaterways combines old-world French charm with a luxury travel experience."
Included in the fare are a number of excellent shore excursions and tours, including:-
- Visits to Roman ruins
- Tours to medieval villages
- Wine tastings at local vintners
- Expeditions to Normandy beaches
- Walking tours through villages and small towns
- Monets village
River cruise itineraries
PARIS & NORMANDY - AmaLegro - seven nights. Calling at Vernon, Rouen, Les Andelys and Conflans before returning to Paris.
JEWELS OF FRANCE - AmaDagio - 14 nights. 3-nights in Barcelona, then board AmaDagio, and visit Pont du Gard, Uzes, Grignan, & Lyon, and then transfer by TGV train to embark AmaLegro
The AmaLegro and AmaDagio are luxurious cruising experiences featuring spacious staterooms and suites, which range up to 255 sq. feet. Passengers will enjoy Chaine des Rotisseurs culinary creations with free-flowing wine, and unforgettable shore excursions that will immerse them in the local culture and history.
Founded in 2002 by river cruise pioneer Rudi Schreiner, river cruise executive Kristin Karst, AmaWaterways is the premier river cruise line on Europe's rivers - the Danube, Rhine, Main, Mosel and Rhône rivers. AmaWaterways consistently leads the way in river cruising. With destinations travelling through Europe, Russia, Vietnam and Cambodia (Mekong), and new voyages to Africa and Portugal the line's award-winning fleets compliment a variety of travel plans.