Why Choose Emerald
A new comer to European river cruising, Australian company Emerald Waterways offers a contemporary experience at excellent value for money. The sister line to ultra luxury line Scenic, Emerald boasts brand new deluxe ships on the Rhine and Danube and Douro with minimalist decor and innovations such as an onboard cinema and swimming pool. With excursions at every port, fine dining and bicycles all included during your cruise. With a fleet of brand new and refurbished ships, Amadeus cruises the Rhine, Main, Moselle, Danube, Rhone and Seine in Europe and The Mekong and The Irrawaddy in Asia and the Waterways of Russia.
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The Ultimate River Cruise Sale
Save upto £1200 per person on selected 2020 European & Asia river cruises Whether you long to take in the iconic cities along the Danube, experience the majestic Rhine Gorge, stroll through the vineyards of southern France or explore the charming townships that line Portugal’s Douro River, enjoy generous savings of up to £1,200 per person on our 2020 European river cruise collection, but hurry, availability is limited.
Secrets of the Douro
This 8-day roundtrip sailing from Porto introduces some of the region’s most inspiring destinations, including Régua, Pocinho and Vega de Terrón, and includes a visit to the exquisite Spanish city of Salamanca.
From £2,095 ppDiscover more
Jewels of the Rhine
From Amsterdam to Basel, discover the distinct heritage and evocative beauty of the great Rhine River with this wonderful 8-day itinerary. Covering four countries, this unforgettable river cruise introduces the Rhine in all its splendour.
From £1,795 ppDiscover more
Get set for an unforgettable journey on the iconic River Danube. Travelling between Passau and Budapest over eight wonderful days, you’ll encounter the majesty of Vienna and the scenic charms of the Wachau Valley.
From £1,245 ppDiscover more
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Why Choose This Cruise?
Emerald Waterways are a new entrant to the river cruise market and sit as Scenic’s premium river cruise sister company. Ships are brand new and very contemporary in style and the river cruising is very relaxed. A very welcome inclusion to the premium, luxury market. A holiday to enjoy.
An extensive selection of dining and drinking options on board are also included. Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks are available with lunch and dinner, as well as free tea and coffee all day every day and a bottle of water in your room which is replenished daily, menus to suit the path you’re travelling, using fresh local ingredients and, therefore, treating every sense to a diverse adventure. Excursions are another inclusion on your journey, opening you up to more than just the ports of these beautiful destinations. Transporting you to the heart of local life, looking into the soul of what makes people tick and we do this by sending you on the most awe-inspiring trips boasting the most jaw-dropping sights.Discover More
EmeraldPLUS is about seeking out rare insights and memorable experiences, venturing from the ordinary tourist trail to discover hidden gems you may not have discovered without the guidance of a local expert. We believe it’s these special touches that make a river cruise with Emerald Waterways truly unforgettable, offering moments of joy, wonder and discovery that you’ll treasure for a lifetime.
With at least one EmeraldACTIVE excursion included in all our cruise itineraries, you’ll have the chance to explore wondrous locations such as Wertheim Castle in Germany or cycle the historic streets of Belgrade. Alternatively, a number of our itineraries offer unguided EmeraldACTIVE experiences, so you can savour the highlights on a route of your making
For those who want to experience more of the continent’s rich cultural tapestry, DiscoverMORE provides in-depth excursions which complement those provided by EmeraldPLUS and EmeraldACTIVE. These optional events can either be booked before you go or while you’re on-board. Look out for details of the DiscoverMORE options available on each of our detailed river cruise itineraries. Please note, our DiscoverMORE optional tours are available at an additional cost.
No single supplements on selected European river cruises
Savings for Solo Travellers
No Single Supplement on selected Itineraries – This offer is strictly limited to five cabins per sailing, so we urge you to be quick – call our friendly cruise experts today and book before your preferred departure date or sailing sells out.
Sensations of Lyon & Provence – April to October 2020
Danube Delights – April to November 2020
The Majestic Rhine – July to August 2020
Enchantment of Eastern Europe – April to October 2020
Flavours of Burgundy – July to August 2020
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Terms and conditions apply, all offers are subject to availability and operator booking conditions. All savings are included in the fares shown and were correct at time of print, but are subject to change. Prices are per person based on two passengers sharing and economy flights from London unless otherwise stated. Please note all excursions mentioned in the itineraries are not included but can be purchased pre-cruise. Global River Cruising ABTA P6713.
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