Complimentary Land Packages with AmaWaterways

Sail the rivers of the world with AmaWaterways and enjoy a free land package to extend your stay in the world's most exciting destinations + our exclusive Onboard Spending Money 

Book by Dec 31, 2022

Discover The Charms of Small-Ship Cruising

AmaWaterways river cruises transport you to the best of worlds - fascinating history, art and culture, stunning landscapes, and fine wine and cuisine. Sail the along "Blue Danube", the fairytale Rhine River, or from lively Ho Chi Minh City, once known as the “Pearl of the Orient", and come away with a new perspective. 


Sail the rivers of the world with AmaWaterways, stay awhile and explore an incredible city where your river cruise begins or ends – or venture into a fascinating new city or country more easily accessible by land. There has never been a better time to plan a river cruise with AmaWaterways, because for a limited time, when you reserve select Europe, Egypt, and Mekong River cruises, you’ll receive a complimentary 2-, 3- or 4-night land package! 


PLUS Our Exclusive Bonus: On specially selected sailings, receive an onboard credit of up to $100 per stateroom. 



 Stay at world-class 4- and 5-star hotels conveniently located near the major sites

 Daily breakfast at the hotel

 Enriching city tours and excursions led by knowledgeable local guides

 Convenient transfers and portage service between your hotel and river cruise ship

 The services of one of AmaWaterway's extraordinary Cruise Managers throughout your journey

Included on your AmaWaterways river cruise;

• Elegantly appointed river-view staterooms and suites.

• All onboard dining in a variety of venues.

• Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Dinner, Captain's Cocktail and Gala Dinner.

• Complimentary fine wines, beer, and soft drinks with every lunch and dinner on board.

• Immersive tours in every destination with multiple tour options and activities.

• Wellness Activities with a dedicated Wellness Host.

• Unlimited complimentary Wi-Fi on board.

... and so much more   


The ease of an AmaWaterways river cruise awaits

Be sure to ask your advisor for other available river cruises 

Gems of Southeast EuropeMar 20, 2023 (7 nights)

Budapest to Giurgiu
AmaVerde | Fixed Window Stateroom (E)
USD $3,209 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $50 Onboard Credit per person
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Touch history in Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania, as you sail along the exotic lower Danube. Celtic fortifications, medieval towns and grand cities, along with the natural beauty of pastoral landscapes and the Danube’s famed Iron Gates, showcase the best of eastern Europe. Nature lovers will relish the opportunity to see Bulgaria’s natural wonder, Belogradchik, a fairytale stone world of fantastic shapes associated with interesting legends; or to bike through Belgrade’s sprawling Kalemegdan Park. Wine connoisseurs will have a chance to taste history from the centuries-old wine-growing hills dating back to the Romans in Ilok, a royal and vinous town. Be treated to the flavors, sights, sounds and cultures of this diverse swath of the continent.

Grand Danube CruiseApr 17, 2023 (14 nights)

Vilshofen to Giurgiu
AmaBella | Fixed Window Stateroom (E)
USD $6,008 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $50 Onboard Credit per person
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Journey along paths forged by conquerors, crusaders and kings through Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Hungary, Austria, and Germany. Step back in time to explore the history and mystery living in the hillsides while cruising the Danube and through the Iron Gates. Legends of all kinds are waiting to be uncovered—Belogradchik, one of Bulgaria’s natural wonders, and the Rock-Hewn Churches of Ivanovo, built into the side of a mountain showcasing well-preserved medieval frescos. Experience the Romans’ influence firsthand in Pécs, “the city of Mediterranean impressions," and through the taste of wine in Ilok, a center of wine production since Roman times. From the imposing capitals of Budapest and Vienna to towns lost in time, immerse yourself in the colorful folktales and traditions of the extraordinary people and places you visit along the way.

Melodies of the DanubeApr 27, 2023 (7 nights)

Budapest to Vilshofen
AmaLea | Fixed Window Stateroom (E)
USD $3,809 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $50 Onboard Credit per person
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Journey along the Danube and see firsthand why this storied river has inspired generations of artists, poets and musicians. Indulge your passion for timeless architecture and art in three magnificent capitals: Budapest, Bratislava and Vienna. Let the hills come alive with the sounds of music in Salzburg and the Austrian Lake District. Cruise through the enchanting Strudengau Valley and let the melodies of the Danube carry you from one gem to another on a regal journey through time.

Rhine Castles & Swiss AlpsJul 17, 2023 (7 nights)

Amsterdam to Basel
AmaSerena | Fixed Window Stateroom (E)
USD $4,109 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $50 Onboard Credit per person
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Discover fairytale castles and historic vineyards as part of this spectacular Rhine River cruise fantasy. Start by exploring the canal-laden city of Amsterdam, with its neat rows of buildings and rich history. Then it’s off to Germany, where you’ll discover not only the grand city of Cologne but charming villages like the winemaking hamlet of Rudesheim and the university town of Heidelberg. Enjoy cruising through the UNESCO-designated Rhine Gorge, where 40 castles are strung like pearls along the river banks. Cross the border into France’s Alsace region in enchanting Strasbourg and take in spectacular panoramas of the Swiss Alps. Encompassing the Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland, as well as iconic landmarks and majestic mountain landscapes, this distinctive itinerary is truly a dream come true.

Charms of the MekongAug 07, 2023 (7 nights)

Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap
AmaDara | Fixed Window Stateroom (E)
USD $2,609 Per Person Incl taxes
Bonus: $50 Onboard Credit per person
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Lively Ho Chi Minh City, once known as the “Peal of the Orient,” offers a vibrant mix of old and new and provides the perfect start to your incredible journey through Vietnam and Cambodia. Cruise along the mighty Mekong, discovering a glimpse into another era; one where people still happily honor the timeless traditions passed down through the centuries from their ancestors. Throughout your trip, immerse yourself into the culture and heritage with visits to rural villages, historic pagodas and colorful markets. Be treated to a special blessing by monks in Buddhist monastery, and witness skilled artisans who create exquisite handicrafts and delicacies. Experience all this and more on this life-enriching cruise along the Mekong.

Family-owned and operated for 20 years, AmaWaterways offers unparalleled river cruise experiences with 26 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 (2023).Co-founded and led by pioneering river cruise executives Rudi Schreiner and Kristin Karst, the company is renowned for its extraordinarily warm and welcoming crew; innovative and sustainable ship design; its wellness activities including a wide choice of included small group shore excursions featuring biking and hiking options; and its award-winning, locally sourced cuisine with complimentary fine wine. Modern, spacious and tastefully decorated, most 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, a Sun Deck walking track with heated outdoor swimming pools with swim-up bars. 

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Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, cruise only, based on double occupancy in a base category stateroom, and includes one complimentary land package per person on the booking. Fares are in the currency indicated and include taxes and fees. Additional land packages associated with mentioned itineraries are also available at an additional cost. Free Land Package offer is valid on select 2023 FIT and Group Bookings and exclusively available for new group bookings for select 2024 Europe, Mekong, and Egypt sailings. Free Land Package Offer is not available on 2024 FIT bookings not part of a contracted group. Visit www.amawaterways.com/freeland to view applicable land packages and sailings. Offer is applicable to new FIT bookings in 2023 and applicable to new group contracts in 2023 and 2024 made between October 1 and December 31, 2022. FREELAND is subject to select dates and special event dates do not apply for offer. Free Land is only valid with the purchase of a participating cruise at full fare. Hotel to/from ship transfer is included with eligible complimentary land package. Airport arrival and departures transfers are not included but may be purchased at an additional cost. FREELAND offer does not apply to any intra airfare that is required as part of the land extension itinerary booked and all intra air will be addition and at a charge. FREE LAND offer is not applicable to deviation land requests such as reduced night land extensions, extra nights, transfers, or custom land services etc – standard land extensions as provided in offer are eligible only. Offer is combinable with Combination Cruise savings, Past Guest Savings and Future Cruise Benefit Program. Solo travelers may receive 50% savings off total land package rate for single occupancy. We will seek to use hotels listed (if any) on your confirmation. Changes may be necessary; therefore, hotel brand name listed on invoice is not guaranteed. An effort will be made to substitute similar hotels, but the level of similarity may vary. When possible, AmaWaterways will book guests traveling together on conjunction bookings on the same hotel if the requests are made. All requests are subject to availability. AmaWaterways will provide the confirmed details for the hotel after the promotion ends. Must request promo code FREELAND-PRE or FREELAND-POST at time of booking for double occupancy; Single occupancy bookings must request promo code LANDSOLO-PRE or LANDSOLO-POST. Port charges, other optional land programs, visas, airfares and gratuities are additional. Offer is not combinable with any other promotions/discounts, limited to availability, capacity controlled and subject to change or termination without notice. AmaWaterways reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions at any time. Other restrictions apply. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California. CST#2065452-20.


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