Amawaterways Unveils 2021 River Cruise Collection
Luxury river cruise line, AmaWaterways, has announced that its 2021 programme is now on sale and includes a new state-of-the-art ship, four new itineraries and new pre- and post-cruise land programmes in some of Europe’s most sought-after destinations.
AmaLucia Launching March 2021 and Five Ships Repositioning
Joining AmaWaterways’ flourishing European fleet, the new 156-passenger AmaLucia, sister ship to AmaSiena, will feature signature twin balconies, connecting staterooms and multiple dining venues including The Chef’s Table, among other luxurious amenities. Celebrating spring in the Netherlands and Belgium, AmaLucia begins her journey March 16, 2021 sailing a series of Tulip Time cruises before setting sail on the Danube, Rhine, Main and Moselle rivers.
2021 AmaWaterways Ship Repositioning
In response to the growing demand for more French itineraries, AmaWaterways has also announced the repositioning of three ships.
- AmaKristina will move to the Rhône
- AmaDante will join AmaLyra on the Seine
- AmaCello will sail a new itinerary on both the Rhône and Saône rivers
- AmaBella and AmaVerde will rejoin AmaWaterways’ European fleet sailing the Dutch & Belgian Waterways and the Danube
Four New European Itineraries Plus New Pre- and Post-Cruise Land Programmes
In 2021, AmaWaterways will debut four new seven-night cruise itineraries – all complemented by pre- or post-cruise land programmes:
Impressions of the Seine & Paris
Impressions of the Seine & Paris sailing on board AmaDante from Paris to Le Havre (or reverse) will take guests through the best of Northern France including idyllic towns, beautiful gardens and Normandy’s historical hubs. Land options: Pre-cruise: Two nights in Paris / Post-cruise: Three nights in St. Malo with a visit to the magical island monastery of Mont St. Michel and one night in Paris, France
Essence of Burgundy & Provence
Essence of Burgundy & Provence sailing on board AmaCello from Chalon-sur-Saône to Arles (or reverse) is sure to awaken all of guests’ senses with visits to romantic cities and artistic epicentres, along with experiences such as learning to cook French food at a culinary school in Valence. Land options: Pre-cruise: Three nights in Geneva, Switzerland / Post-cruise: Three in nights in Barcelona, Spain
Rhine Castles & Swiss Alps
Rhine Castles & Swiss Alps sailing on board AmaMora and AmaSerena from Amsterdam to Basel (or reverse) will enchant guests with vineyard-clad hills, charming villages and castles strung like pearls along the banks of the Rhine river. Land options: Pre-cruise: Two nights in Amsterdam, Netherlands / Post-cruise: Three nights in Lake Como, Italy
Best of Holland & Belgium
Best of Holland & Belgium sailing on board the AmaSerena round-trip from Amsterdam will provide history buffs with a close-up look at the region’s rich historical past with visits to Utrecht and Dordrecht, Holland’s oldest city. Land options: Pre and Post-cruise: Two nights in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Champagne Land Tour
In addition, AmaWaterways will further enhance its pre- and post-cruise experiences with a new land extension in the Champagne region of France where guests can visit acclaimed vineyards and savour tastings of Veuve Clicquot and Moet et Chandon.
Best of Holland & Belgium, AmaWaterways
All AmaWaterways cruises include full board, wine, beer and soft drinks with meals, a choice of excursions & unlimited wifi. With the highest-rated ships in Europe according to the third edition of Berlitz: River Cruising in Europe & the USA, AmaWaterways has received countless honours and accolades including Cruise Critic’s Editor’s Pick Award for “Best for Active Cruisers”, and the inclusion of AmaMagna in the 2019 TIME Magazine’s “World’s Greatest Places.”
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