AmaWaterways has announced the longest-ever river cruise itinerary – its new ‘Seven River Journey Through Europe’. The unparalleled 46-night experience will take 144 guests through 14 fascinating countries on four of the river cruise line’s award-winning ships. Specially curated by the company’s president, Rudi Schreiner, the journey sets sail June 1, 2023, with rates starting at US$25,999 per person. Reservations open for the general public on March 15.
A once-in-a-lifetime experience, this new itinerary will carry guests along Europe’s most legendary rivers, capturing the essence of each region it visits with unique history, cultural traditions, architecture, and of course, delectable cuisine and wine. Included in their epic journey, guests will have over 130 complimentary excursions to choose from with many all-new tours and exclusive experiences. In addition to fine dining and hand-selected wines at every meal in multiple onboard venues, a Wellness Host offering a variety of core strengthening, stretching and yoga classes, and all of the amenities for which AmaWaterways’ ships are known, the Seven River Journey will also include seamless transfers between ships; complimentary laundry and portage service; all gratuities onboard and during shore excursions; and a dedicated Cruise Manager who will personally guide guests throughout their 46 nights onboard.
Sailing on four AmaWaterways ships, the full itinerary for this 2023 getaway includes:
- June 1-8: Seine River - France (AmaLyra) – Round trip Paris, France
- June 8-13: Saône and Rhône rivers - France (AmaKristina) – Lyon to Tarascon, France
- June 13-July 4: Rhine, Moselle and Main rivers - Switzerland, Germany, France, Belgium, Luxembourg and Netherlands (AmaPrima) – Basel, Switzerland to Amsterdam, Netherlands to Vilshofen, Germany
- July 4-17: Danube River - Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania (AmaVerde) – Vilshofen, Germany to Giurgiu, Romania
Itinerary highlights include sailing through the romantic city of Paris, venturing to the historic D-Day landing beaches of Normandy, being treated to an exclusive visit to Lahneck Castle in Germany, and visiting off-the-beaten-path wonders in countries such as Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania. Guests will also visit 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
“At AmaWaterways, we continually anticipate the needs of our guests and always strive to provide innovative experiences that push industry standards. With the pent-up demand for travel we are seeing and the increase in requests for our longer cruises, we feel this is the perfect time to introduce our incredible, all-new Seven River Journey,” said Schreiner. “The initial response has been remarkable since we first teased the news of this experience, and I am confident that we will exceed expectations when we set sail in June 2023, creating unforgettable memories for all of the 144 adventurous guests on board.”
For complete itinerary details, visit AmaWaterways.com/SevenRiverJourney.