Hurry, offer ends May 31, 2019!
BOOK a Rhine Sailing
before May 31, 2019
and you could SAVE up to $1,800
“Ama” means love – and we put love in everything we do at AmaWaterways – including this special offer! From April 1st through May 31, 2019, when you book select 2019 Rhine sailings, you can save up to C$1,800 per stateroom!
SPECIAL SAVINGS IN EUROPE & ASIA
FREE ECONOMY OR 2-FOR-1 BUSINESS AIR TO EUROPE
(Photo: AmaWaterways Guests on deck enjoying river cruise)
Now is the perfect time to start planning your 2019 vacation.
For a limited time, receive Free Economy Airfare on some of our most exciting itineraries!
Just mention promo code FLYFREE.
Prefer an upgrade to Business Class? Mention promo code FLYBUS◆ to receive 2-for-1 Business Class air on select sailings.
(Photo: Hungarian Parliament from the deck of AmaWaterways river cruise)
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HURRY, OFFER ENDS MAY 31, 2019!
(Photo: Map of itinerary)
CAD Terms & Conditions: Promotional rates are valid on select departures for new bookings only, made by May 31, 2019. All rates are per person in CAD for cruise only and are inclusive of port charges (C$215 per person), based on double occupancy in a base category stateroom unless stated otherwise. Savings are per stateroom, based on double occupancy. Offers are combinable with AmaWaterways’ Past Passenger Privilege Program and Onboard Future Cruise Benefit Program. Offers are not combinable with any other promotions, limited to availability, capacity controlled and subject to change/termination without notice. Stateroom upgrades, land programs, roundtrip airfare and gratuities are additional. Other restrictions apply. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California. CST#2065452-40.
Day 1: Captivating Rhine
Amsterdam EMBARKATION Arrive in Amsterdam and board your luxurious river cruise ship. (D)
DAY 2 Amsterdam
Canal cruise tour
Scenic cruising out of Amsterdam
There are 165 canals in Amsterdam, and you’ll get enjoy some of them on your canal cruise. Later in the day, set sail out of Amsterdam. (B,L,D)
DAY 3 Cologne
“Holy City” walking tour and cathedral visit
OR Cologne bike tour
OR Kölsch beer tasting
Enjoy cruising to Cologne, home to one of Germany’s most revered Gothic masterpieces, the Cologne Cathedral. Join a guided tour through the Old Town and explore the UNESCO-designated cathedral. Continue to the Cologne Rathaus, Germany’s oldest town hall, the Overstolzenhaus and the Festival Hall. For a different view of the city, visit a local tavern to taste its famous Kölsch beer, only made in Cologne, and Reibekuchen, potato pancakes typically served with apple sauce. Active adventurists will want to join a guided bike ride along the Rhine and through the historic Stadtgarten. (B,L,D)
DAY 4 Rhine Gorge
Castles along the Rhine scenic cruising
Rüdesheim wine tasting
OR Gondola ride
OR Schloss Johannisberg bike tour
Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum
OR Rüdesheimer Coffee
Cruise through the captivating UNESCO-designated Rhine Gorge, the most stunningly beautiful stretch of the river before reaching the winemaking town of Rüdesheim. Drink up the stunning views by soaring high above the vineyards with a gondola ride to the Niederwalddenkmal Statue and afterwards be treated to a wine tasting. For a more active adventure, hike through the town’s beautiful vineyards or join a guided bike tour along the scenic Rhine River to Schloss Johannisberg. Later in the day, let Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Museum charm you with its remarkable collection of self-playing musical instruments; or taste one of the town’s special delights, Rüdesheimer Coffee, ceremoniously made with brandy, coffee and whipped cream. (B,L,D)
DAY 5 Ludwigshafen
“Romantic Heidelberg” excursion
OR Heidelberg Philosopher’s hike
OR “Secrets of Speyer” tour
Ludwigshafen is your gateway to a choice of three excursions. Visit Heidelberg, the perfectly preserved medieval city nestled in the Neckar River Valley along Germany’s Castle Road. Discover the iconic red sandstone Heidelberg Castle and Great Vat, an 18th-century 49,000-gallon wine cask. For a more active adventure while in Heidelberg, join a guided hike up the Philosopher's Path, aptly named during the Romantic Period, and be rewarded with panoramic views of the city. Alternatively, you can visit one of Germany’s oldest cities, Speyer, known for the largest Romanesque cathedral in Europe—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—and the medieval Altpörtel, Old Gate. (B,L,D)
DAY 6 Strasbourg
“The Gem of Alsace” tour
OR Strasbourg bike tour
Strasbourg, the capital city of Alsace, offers flavors of both France and Germany because of its borderline location. Enjoy a panoramic tour past the stunning Parc de l’Orangerie, the European Parliament and the Place de la République before walking through its iconic “La Petite France” district, which appears to have been lifted straight from the pages of a fairytale. Wander through these charming streets and past the Cathédrale de Nôtre Dame with its famous astronomical clock. Alternatively, the active adventurer can take a guided bike ride through the city and Parc de l’Orangerie. (B,L,D)
DAY 7 Breisach
Riquewihr walking tour
OR Freiburg excursion
OR Breisach wine country bike tour
OR Black Forest excursion
Breisach is your gateway to several different excursions. Step back in time with a visit to the enchanting Alsatian town of Riquewihr, which looks almost the same as it did in the 16th century. On your walking tour, admire historic architecture and famous sights, such as the Dolder Gate. Alternatively, head to Freiburg, founded in 1120 and home to the Freiburg’s Münster, a Gothic cathedral said to have “the most beautiful spire on earth.” Those wishing a more active excursion can cycle through the countryside, or hike in the Black Forest, a magical land full of cultural traditions. (B,L,D)
DAY 8 Basel
Disembark after breakfast. (B)