Ama Waterways is a premium river cruise line high touch inclusions, more active shore excursions than most other river cruises, as well as wine theme cruises, wellness and Christmas market river cruises.
For the best prices and to book special offers, we have listed the current AmaWaterway river cruise offers here.
AmaWaterways Limited Time Offer: Holiday Triple Savings
Save up to $2,000 per stateroom + Complimentary Stateroom Upgrade + $100 per stateroom onboard credit.
Must book in BB stateroom or higher.
Offer applies to select 2025 Holiday Cruises. See Terms & Conditions for details.*
Ama Waterways Christmas Market Cruises
BOOK EARLY AND SAVE – NEW FOR 2025!
River Journeys Through Europe, Asia, Africa and South America
Now is the time to start planning your unforgettable river cruise vacation in 2025. Amawaterways just announced many enriching experiences planned for you on the rivers in 2025.
From the eye-opening traditions you’ll witness on Vietnam and Cambodia’s mighty Mekong River to the beautiful tulips and grand castles along the Dutch & Belgian Waterways in the Netherlands and Belgium, our innovative river cruise ships will take you to the very heart of some of the world’s most fascinating destinations. We cannot wait to welcome you on board and pamper you on your journey with AmaWaterways, the Heart of the River™.
We highly recommend you reserve your 2025 river cruise today to ensure you enjoy your top-choice balcony stateroom or suite and save!
EARLY BOOKING REWARD
Reserve your 2025 journey early and save!
SAVE UP TO 20% OFF ON SELECT 2023 AND 2024
EUROPE AND MEKONG RIVER CRUISES
Experience the wonders of France, Hungary, the Netherlands, Vietnam, Cambodia, and beyond – and take advantage of 20% cruise savings when you reserve your 2023 or 2024 Europe or Mekong River cruises by December 31, 2023!
Esteemed past guests will enjoy their Loyalty Savings on all departures with the 20% Cruise Savings. Plus, on the selection of 2023 and 2024 Europe sailings with 20% Cruise Savings, guests may also benefit from our extended AirPlus special rates on flights reserved through AmaWaterways!
- Save 20% off your river cruise fare on select Europe and Mekong River sailings
- 20% single supplement for solo travelers
- BOTH COMBINABLE WITH AIRPLUS SPECIAL RATES ON SELECT 2023 AND 2024 EUROPE DEPARTURES:
- Economy Air at a fixed rate of $899 per person
Premium Economy Air at $2,299 per person
Business Class Air for $4,299 per personWith included scheduled transfers on select 2023 and 2024 Europe sailings and available on all sailings in Europe outside of 330 days prior to departure.
*Must reserve by December 31, 2023
COMPLIMENTARY AMAWATERWAYS SAILING For All Frontline Medical Heroes
AmaWaterways is immensely grateful for the remarkable sacrifices and dedication of our Frontline Medical Heroes*. As a Frontline Medical Hero, you still have until December 31, 2023 to reserve a complimentary river cruise with one paying guest in the same stateroom on any Europe or Mekong sailing in 2023, or select 2024 Europe sailings listed below (based on availability).
From the grand capitals and charming Old-World villages of the Danube River to the fairytale castles of the Rhine to the romance of France and beyond, we are honored to show our gratitude for everything our frontline heroes do while treating them to an unforgettable experience.
Contact Pixie Vacations (678) 815-1584 for details and to book your river cruise today!
We thank you again for your service and look forward to welcoming you on board.
AmaWaterways Know Before You Go
River Cruise Tips, Activities, and Overview
Who is AmaWaterways river cruises for?
Most passengers are North Americans, though a good share come from Australia and the U.K. Most are in the 50-plus range, and are well-educated and active. AmaWaterways attracts solo travelers and couples, and recent ships draw families and multigenerational groups with stateroom designs accommodating multiple passengers.
What is the dress code on a AmaWaterways cruise?
A little bit, particularly in Europe where, in general, the dress code is country club casual, with cruisers turning up the notch a bit for the captain’s night and farewell dinner, showing up dressed as they would be for a fine restaurant.
In Southeast Asia, the line urges cruisers to travel lighter with smart casual clothing for the welcome and farewell dinners, and in Africa the rule is casual throughout.
Is an AmaWaterways cruise All-Inclusive?
In all destinations, AmaWaterways offers free Wi-Fi, coffee, tea and bottled water, and in Europe, Vietnam and Cambodia, a complimentary shore excursion is provided in each port. In Africa all excursions are included in the fare.
On all European river cruises (except Portugal), there is complimentary sparkling wine and juices at breakfast, and beer, soft drinks and unlimited wines at lunch and dinner, plus a cocktail hour with complimentary wine, beer and spirits. These same cruises provide free bikes and helmets for independent use in port.
In Vietnam and Cambodia, cruisers have complimentary soft drinks, juices, house brand spirits, local beers, filtered coffee and tea during the cruise, with free flowing wine with lunch and dinner onboard and bottled water, replenished daily.
In Africa complimentary wine and beer is served with all lunch and dinners onboard.
Gratuities, laundry, spa and beauty services and some shore excursions carry an additional fee, as do premium alcoholic beverages and drinks outside of meal times.
What are AmaWaterways’s most popular excursions?
The destinations visited are the main draw for cruises on an Ama sailing, and passengers take advantage of shore excursions that range from Gentle to Active Walker groups; there’s even a concentrated Late Starter option for people who want to sleep in but still see key tour highlights. In Europe there are also guided bicycle and hiking tours in some cities along the way.
While sailing, wine tastings and lectures draw a crowd, and when nothing is on the schedule, cruisers are just as happy to relax on deck or in the lounge and watch the scenery go by or read. Some afternoons local cultural groups come onboard to perform and share their heritage.
AmaWaterways has found that many of its passengers want active pursuits onboard, so the line established a wellness program onboard. Passengers do relax in the lounges, but they also show up for stretch sessions, yoga, cardio/core strengthening, resistance band workouts and circuit training.
There are quite a few reasons to be in your stateroom, too; the line’s Entertainment-On-Demand system not only provides high-speed internet access but also movies, music and English language TV stations.
Why book an AmaWaterways Cruise?
- River cruises in Europe, Africa and Asia
- Semi-inclusive cruise fares
- Some ships have family-friendly cabins
Who is AmaWaterways best for: Wine-lovers, foodies, wellness enthusiasts and families
Who is AmaWaterways not for: Travelers who depend on wheelchairs