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20% Cruise Savings Combinable with AirPlus Promotion on Europe Sailings

AmaCello_ChateauTarascon_DJI_0051_RMEdit_4CALABASAS, Calif. – (July 13, 2023) – Award-winning luxury river cruise line AmaWaterways announced a new limited-time offer for travelers seeking distinctive journeys through Europe and Asia. Now through September 30, 2023, travelers can save 20% on the total river cruise fare on new reservations for select Europe and Mekong sailings embarking in 2023 and 2024. As an alternative offer, solo travelers can take advantage of a reduced 20% single supplement on the same sailings in select stateroom categories. These limited-time offers can be combined with the AmaWaterways AirPlus promotion, creating exceptional savings opportunities for travelers.*

“As we embark on our 21st year of river cruising, we are thrilled to see that more people are discovering the life-changing benefits of traveling on one of our 29 intimate river cruise ships designed to explore the world in the most seamless way possible,’’ said Kristin Karst, executive vice president and co-founder of AmaWaterways. “Through the introduction of this special 20% savings offer, we hope to welcome even more new river cruise guests who will be joining our many loyal, returning guests on these unforgettable voyages on the world’s most iconic rivers.’’

In addition to these offers, travelers can also apply a variety of promotions for further savings including Loyalty Benefits, which recognize repeat guests with special rewards, such as complimentary airport transfers and stateroom category upgrades, and Future Cruise Benefit Program. In addition, the 20% savings can be combined with the great value of fixed price airfares under AirPlus promotion, allowing travelers from all major U.S. gateways to enjoy Economy airfare at $899, Premium Economy airfare at $2,299 or Business Class airfare at $4,299 on select dates in 2023 and 2024. 

AT_Vienna_Christmas market_ND_DSC2865_85cb2dd5-4e00-45a4-8bc8-dfacfa4a5690While sailing with AmaWaterways, guests can expect to unwind in spacious and tastefully decorated staterooms, all while enjoying breathtaking views of the stunning landscapes. Beyond the comfort of their accommodations, travelers will have the opportunity to indulge in the award-winning, regionally sourced cuisine paired with carefully selected wines that perfectly capture the flavors of the destinations they visit.

To further enhance the appreciation of the countries visited, AmaWaterways offers a large choice of included daily shore excursions, always conducted in small groups led by knowledgeable guides, offering guests the opportunity to explore and discover the fascinating destinations ashore in a very personalized way. Wine tastings, hiking and biking excursions, visits of historical sites, exclusive events and much more are included in the river cruise fare.

Travelers interested in experiencing iconic destinations with fewer crowds and lower airfares will want to embark on the November and December sailings on the Douro River in Portugal, as well as the first ever February and March sailings on the stunning AmaMagna on the Danube River and AmaLucia on the Rhine River. For an extra special Thanksgiving celebration with friends and family, AmaWaterways is offering a series of Taste of Christmas cruises, which includes the November 20, 2023, Romantic Danube itinerary offering the 20% savings offer. Cruising from Vilshofen, Germany to Budapest, Hungary, guests will enjoy the festively decorated AmaVerde as they enjoy Thanksgiving dinner and browse the early opening of Christmas Markets in Budapest and Vienna. 

To book an AmaWaterways river cruise for a client, call 1-800-626-0126 or visit Follow AmaWaterways on Facebook at, Instagram @AmaWaterways, Twitter @AmaWaterways and YouTube at

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About AmaWaterways
Family-owned and operated for more than 20 years, AmaWaterways offers unparalleled river cruise experiences with 29 custom-designed ships sailing Europe’s Danube, Douro, Rhine, Moselle, Main, Rhône, Saône, Seine, Garonne and Dordogne Rivers, and Dutch and Belgian Waterways; Southeast Asia’s Mekong River; Africa’s Chobe River; Egypt’s Nile River and Colombia’s Magdalena River (2024). Co-founded by pioneering river cruise executives Rudi Schreiner, Kristin Karst and Jimmy Murphy, the company is renowned for its warm and welcoming crew; innovative and sustainable ship design; wellness activities (including a wide choice of included small group shore excursions featuring biking and hiking options); and award-winning, locally sourced cuisine paired with complimentary fine wine. Modern, spacious and tastefully decorated, most AmaWaterways ships welcome an average of just 150 guests and feature onboard amenities such as a stunning Main Lounge, specialty Chef’s Table restaurant, hair and massage salons, Sun Deck walking track, and heated outdoor swimming pools with swim-up bars. AmaWaterways leads the river cruise industry in innovation, highlighted by the launch of the revolutionary AmaMagna, and the introduction of the history-making Seven River Journey itineraries. The company also offers a variety of themed sailings and brand relationships, with sailings geared towards active travelers and families, as well as group and charter options.

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