AmaWaterways is known for immersive and authentic cultural experiences, pioneering innovation, exquisite locally sourced cuisine and extraordinary service. Sailing the highest-rated river cruise ships in Europe according to premier travel authority Berlitz, AmaWaterways sails more than 30 itineraries; meandering through Europe as well as more distant destinations in Asia, Africa, and soon, Columbia. Dedicated Wine Cruises provide epicurean adventures led by professional Wine Hosts to some of the most renowned wine regions in Europe.
Set sail along the Danube, Rhine and Moselle, Rhône, Main, Saône, Dordogne and Garonne, Seine, and Douro as well as the Mekong, Chobe, Nile and soon, the Magdalena with AmaWaterways. As you sip wine from the delightful vineyard you visited earlier in the day, you realize travel is about so much more than the destination. It’s about the journey, and when you journey with award-winning AmaWaterways, each day you’ll immerse yourself in exciting cultures, be treated to authentic experiences, indulge in delicious cuisine accompanied by perfectly paired wine and local beers and discover thrill in each adventure.
Experience storybook castles and cultural enlightenment with award-winning AmaWaterways. Guests are treated to a variety of enriching excursions, with choices ranging from relaxed to active. Combined with exquisite locally sourced cuisine, fine wines and unparalleled service, AmaWaterways offers an unparalleled river cruise experience.
Regardless of where you sail, you’ll be warmly welcomed aboard comfortable, elegantly appointed ships by a friendly crew who always go above and beyond to ensure that every mile you travel becomes your most cherished memory. And, with a variety of small-group guided shore excursions available in every port of call, as well as nightly entertainment, freshly prepared regional cuisine and hand-selected fine wines with every lunch and dinner on board all included, award-winning AmaWaterways offers an unparalleled river cruise experience.
With a high staff-to-guest ratio, you’ll be well taken care of by our professionally trained, all-English-speaking crew. AmaWaterways hires the very best team of professionals in the industry and continuously trains them to ensure they always exceed expectations. That means getting to know you, so they can anticipate your individual preferences and offer you those extra special touches to make you feel at home.
Berlitz rated 325 European and US river cruise ships using a grading system based on 500 points in five areas: hardware/facilities, accommodations, cuisine, service/hospitality and other onboard features. AmaWaterways earned six of the top ten spots, including the top three rated ships in Europe— AmaKristina, AmaViola and AmaStella—in the third edition of Berlitz: River Cruising in Europe & USA travel guide. Throughout all editions, AmaWaterways has consistently earned the number-one-rated ship.