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- Up to $400 per couple savings.
- $200 - $400 in onboard credit on select river cruises.
- Complimentary shore excursions.

- Exclusive shore excursion and private party on select voyages
- Complimentary wines and beers with lunch and dinner.
- Complimentary use of bicycles ashore.
- No single supplements on a variety of voyages.

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European rivers have an intrigue all their own. From the Seine to the Danube, these waterways offer you unique vantage points to some of the most sought after places throughout Europe. With its fine decor, Ama river cruises provide a warm and welcoming "home away from home."

With an average of just 130 to 150 passengers, you'll explore destinations in a more personal way. Catering to discerning travelers, Ama’s elegantly appointed cabins are larger than on many other river cruises. All feature balconies or large, French balconies, so you can open your full-length glass door and take in the scenery as you float by.  Some of the ships feature twin-balcony staterooms, and newest ships offer families staterooms with connecting doors or triple bedding. Bathrooms are among the most luxurious of any river cruise ships, featuring glassed-in showers and three shower heads.

On the culinary side, Ama Waterways is a member of La Chaine des Rotisseurs, a French culinary society. In addition to the dining room, Ama offers The Chef's Table specialty restaurant on most ships.

An infotainment system allows you to watch television or send email from your cabin. If you prefer a bit more space, you might prefer one of the junior suites with a sitting area and larger bathrooms featuring full-sized bathtubs. Ama Waterways' ships have Free WiFi, an elevator, sun deck with a walking track, whirlpool, and complimentary bicycles to use ashore.

Shore excursions are inclusive and are led by knowledgeable guides equipped with audio devices that allow you to tour at your leisure without missing any of the commentary. Immerse yourself in local culture on a Limited Edition Tour. Onboard you may enjoy cooking classes and wine tasting events. 

For families, Ama river cruises now have some river boats that can accommodate three persons in a cabin, or cabins with connecting inner doors where a family can connect two adjacent cabins. The company also has a partnership with Adventures by Disney on select departures. 

Wellness is a focus for many travelers, and Ama has taken a lead position in providing by providing Wellness Hosts onboard. In addition to a fitness room with cardio and kineseology equipment, group classes on stretching and yoga, circuit training and resistance band classes have been added.

Choose from 9 to 30 night itineraries on European river cruises. Whether you cruise the Rhine River, with castles scattered throughout the trip, visit the great towns and charming valleys along the Danube River, or discover the wine country of Portugal cruising on the Douro River, each will be an adventure that provides many highlights. Other popular itineraries include Christmas Market Cruises, wine-themed cruises in the fall, and cruising Provence and Tulip Time cruises. 

Beyond Europe, Ama Waterways offer trips on the Chobe river in Africa, Russian river cruises, and in Southeast Asia on Mekong river cruises. Beginning in 2014 Ama river cruises will operate Myanmar cruises on the Irrawaddy River.

Ama's extensive river cruise ships include
European river cruises on AmaMagna, AmaLea, AmaViola, AmaStella, AmaVista, AmaSerena, AmaBella, AmaCello, AmaCerto, AmaDagio, AmaDante, AmaDolce, AmaDouro, AmaLegro, AmaLyra, AmaMagna, AmaPrima, AmaQueen, AmaReina, AmaSonata, AmaVerde and AmaVida.  
Russian river cruises on the newly redesigned AmaKatarina.  
Mekong river cruises on the AmaLotus, La Marguerite and AmaDara.  
►Irrawaddy river cruises in Myanmar on AmaPura.
​►Chobe river cruises in Africa on the luxurious small ship, Zambezi Queen.