Guildford - (May. 23, 2017) -
AmaWaterways today launched the company’s new 2018 brochure featuring Europe, Asia and Africa river cruises. Offering the latest in innovation, the company will welcome its newest ship AmaLea to its award-winning fleet, eight new itineraries, more wine-themed cruises, a ‘Sip and Sail’ complimentary cocktail hour and an expanded list of active excursions and onboard activities. Stuart Perl, Managing Director of AmaWaterways said, “We are proud to launch our new 2018 Brochure which showcases our ever-increasing portfolio of unforgettable river cruises in Europe, Africa, Vietnam & Cambodia. With new destinations and itineraries, on-board activities and enhanced excursions, there are plenty of opportunities to entice seasoned and first time river cruisers to discover some of the most beautiful rivers of the world.”
AmaWaterways will expand its European fleet with the addition of AmaLea, a 156-guest ship set to sail the Danube as well as the popular seasonal Tulip Time itinerary on the Dutch waterways. Modelled after sister-ships AmaKristina, AmaStella and AmaViola, AmaLea features connecting staterooms and triple accommodations, unique signature twin balconies, a swimming pool with swim-up bar, expanded fitness room, multiple dining venues and much more. Guests will enjoy the luxury, service and complimentary choices for which AmaWaterways is known, including the intimate Chef’s Table speciality restaurant – complete with a multi-course tasting menu developed by award-winning executive chef, Primus Perchtold – and new daily complimentary “Sip and Sail” cocktail hour.
In 2018, AmaWaterways is giving guests even more opportunities to explore the most sought after destinations around the world by introducing six new Europe itineraries and two new exotic itineraries in Africa and Vietnam & Cambodia. For the very first time, AmaWaterways has introduced 10 and 11 night cruises on the Rhine and Moselle Rivers and a new 7 night Danube itinerary that begins or ends in Vienna.
AmaWaterways continues to expand and enhance its list of included on-board activities and shore excursions. Guests wishing to continue with their healthy lifestyle while on-board can do so with AmaWaterways’ award-winning biking and hiking tours along Europe’s historic rivers. These guided tours are included in the cruise fare and are provided at a variety of paces. AmaWaterways has also expanded their collection of healthy food choices – including vegetarian and gluten-free options to help accommodate health conscious guests. In addition, a new wellness programme will be rolled out, which includes a dedicated wellness instructor offering group yoga, running and tai-chi classes as well as health and wellness lectures.
Bringing a more in-depth epicurean dimension to its traditional itineraries, AmaWaterways will sail more than 50 wine-themed cruises through the renowned wine regions of Austria, Germany, Portugal and France. Highlights include special wine tours and tastings at local wineries and private cellars, visits to renowned vineyards – including Austria’s Wachau Valley, France’s Bordeaux region and Germany’s Moselle Valley along with informative discussions from renowned wine experts.
Plus, to celebrate the launch of their new 2018 brochure, AmaWaterways are currently including FREE flights and transfers on all 2018 bookings made by 31st August 2017.
For more information on AmaWaterways call 0800 320 2336