Wine Cruise- Themed Wine River Cruises in Europe

Wine Cruises in Europe

2022 – 2023 Wine Cruises

We specialize in booking and organizing Ama Waterways™ Wine Themed River Cruise vacations through Europe. Ama Waterways™ offers top rated 5 luxury wine river cruises through all the rivers of Europe. A wine cruise is the best way for a wine lover to experience Europe and it’s regional wines. Travel in style a 5 star floating boutique hotel while viewing the enchanting European country side. Enjoy amazing wine paired gourmet food and learn about the regional wines from a special north American wine host on board.
We will meticulously plan and organize all the details of your wine river cruise vacation including cruise booking, air, hotels, transfers and travel insurance. Our company is a top seller of river cruises and we offer experience, expertise and excellent personal service to our clients. We have personally explored these itineraries on Ama Waterways™ and can offer first hand insight for your trip.
Whether you are a single person or a group, we will ensure that your dream vacation that will create lifetime memories. Find the wine cruise of your dreams and we will make it come true.

2022 Wine Cruises

Taste of Bordeaux (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,299PP TO $2,549PP

CRUISE FROM: BORDEAUX TO BORDEAUX
Travel to France’s legendary wine capital, Bordeaux. Iconic châteaux, timeless vineyards and delicious wine tastings are plentiful as you visit Libourne, Blaye, Bourg, Pauillac and Cadillac. This trip is a must for anyone interested in the best of French culture, lifestyle, wine and food.
COUNTRIES: FRANCE, SPAIN
RIVERS: DORDOGNE, GARONNE


Paris Normandy
Paris & Normandy (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,599PP TO 3,099PP

CRUISE FROM: PARIS TO PARIS
Paris always sizzles while Normandy beckons with its stunning coastline, incredible food and artistic beauty. Monet’s Gardens and the charming harbor town of Honfleur, will inspire you the same way as they inspired the great Impressionists. For inspiration of a different kind, travel the “Routes des Abbayes,” visiting some of the most magnificent monasteries, and to the unforgettable beaches of Normandy where Allied forces landed during WWII’s D-Day invasion. Relive the grandeur of royalty at Château de Bizy, once referred to as “the Versailles of Normandy,” and taste your way through Northern France, sampling local wines, apple cider, Calvados, pommeau and French cheeses for an authentic epicurean adventure.
COUNTRIES: FRANCE
RIVERS: SEINE

Impressions of the Seine & Paris (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,599PP TO $3,099PP

CRUISE FROM: PARIS TO LEHARVE
Discover fine French flavors during this palate-pleasing Celebration of Wine River Cruise along the Seine – an enhanced epicurean experience included in the price of your cruise. Admire beautiful Paris, the “City of Light,” as well as sites memorialized by famous Impressionist painters along France’s Seine River. Visit Monet’s home and gardens in Giverny. Indulge in Norman chocolate, cheese and cider – and of course, plenty of wine – and enhance your best self on guided bike tours through charming cities like Les Andelys. With fairytale castles, châteaux and idyllic scenery at every turn, this incredible Wine Cruise is sure to inspire your own art – or at least conjure beautiful memories, dreams and flavors for years to come!
COUNTRIES: FRANCE
RIVERS: SEINE

Colors of Provence (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,499PP to $2,749PP

CRUISE FROM : LYON TO AVIGNON
From romantic cities to foodie havens and artistic epicenters, this itinerary enlivens all your senses. Embark in Lyon, France’s culinary capital, and enjoy an evening illumination cruise. Savor the beauty of legendary vineyards and imbibe in local vintages like Beaujolais and Côtes du Rhône. You can even become an expert in all things culinary: go in search of the highly prized “Black Diamond” truffles; learn how to pair chocolate with wine; and discover how olives turn into the Mediterranean’s nectar, olive oil. Trace the steps of famous artists in Arles and Carriéres de Lumiéres before your return flight home.
COUNTRIES: FRANCE, SPAIN
RIVERS: RHONE

Essence of Burgundy & Provence (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,499PP TO $2,999PP

CRUISE FROM : CHALON-SUR-SAÔNE TO ARLES
Indulge in French flavors on a palate-pleasing itinerary that highlights the essence of France’s Burgundy and Provence. Uncover the Roman history of Chalon-sur Saône and delight in charming Tournus with its towering Romanesque abbey and historic apothecary shop. Visit French châteaux from Burgundy to Provence, taste your way through the French culinary capital of Lyon and visit the Papal Palace in Avignon. While you’ll get more than a taste of Burgundy and Provence during this itinerary, the essence of these destinations will linger on your palate – and in your heart – for a lifetime!
COUNTRIES: FRANCE, SPAIN, SWITZERLAND
RIVERS: RHONE, SAONE

Enticing Douro (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,599PP

CRUISE FROM : PORTO TO PORTO
Rambling vineyards and charming native farms cling to the steep sides of the Douro River Valley, creating an incomparable backdrop to one of Europe’s most unspoiled regions and to Port country— the world’s oldest demarcated wine region. Sail roundtrip from Porto, the beautiful “City of Bridges”; visit Regua, the ‘capital’ of the Douro Valley; and marvel at Salamanca, the UNESCO-designated “Golden City.” Taste wines from historic wineries and soak up the genuine beauty of one of Europe’s most unadulterated landscapes.
COUNTRIES: PORTUGAL, SPAIN
RIVERS: DOURO

Flavors of Portugal & Spain (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $4,099PP

CRUISE FROM : PORTO TO VEGA DE TERRÓN
Set sail in Porto, the beautiful “City of Bridges” and gateway to the Douro River Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with rambling vineyards and charming quintas, which cling to the steep sides of the river. Taste wines from these vineyards and discover the timeless traditions of Portuguese winemaking throughout your journey before visiting some of Spain’s glorious cities.
COUNTRIES: PORTUGAL, SPAIN
RIVERS: DOURO

The Romantic Danube
Magna on the Danube (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,199PP

CRUISE FROM : BUDAPEST TO VILSHOFEN
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 four magnificent capitals: Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna and Prague. 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.
COUNTRIES: AUSTRIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, GERMANY, HUNGARY, SLOVAKIA
RIVERS: DANUBE

Danube
Romantic Danube (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,199PP to $2,699PP

CRUISE FROM : VILSHOFEN TO BUDAPEST
Those longing for the romance of Old World Europe will get to travel into the very heart of the continent, where empires were built, kings and queens were crowned and some of the world’s greatest music was composed and performed by the likes of Mozart and Beethoven. Grand European cities like Prague, Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest forever remain timeless. Admire the beauty of the Czech Republic’s charming mountain town, Ceský Krumlov. Visit one of Austria’s greatest wineries, Schloss Gobelsburg, which has a documented viticulture history dating back to the 12th century, and while there taste some of the greatest examples of Riesling and Grüner Veltliner wines in the world. From grand abbeys and fortresses perched high above the Danube to plentiful iconic UNESCO World Heritage Sites, be romanced by the Danube with all her regal and romantic splendor.
COUNTRIES: AUSTRIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, GERMANY, HUNGARY
RIVERS: DANUBE

Melodies of the Danube (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,199PP $2,449PP

CRUISE FROM : BUDAPEST TO VILSHOFEN
Let wine and song carry you along the melodious Danube—muse for musicians, artists and poets for centuries. Explore Prague, Vienna and Budapest, magnificent capital cities with storybook architecture and the tales to match. Visit Salzburg, the setting for the beloved film classic, “The Sound of Music,” complete with a stop in Mondsee, home of the famed Basilica St. Michael where the movie’s wedding scene was filmed. Indulge in the flavors of the region, from delicate, apricot-scented wines of Austria’s Wachau Valley to the hearty Bavarian beer at a traditional Bavarian Oktoberfest in Vilshofen. Each bend and twist in the river affords new surprises just waiting for you to discover
COUNTRIES: AUSTRIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, GERMANY, HUNGARY
RIVERS: DANUBE

Gems of Southeast Europe (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,099PP $2,849PP

CRUISE FROM : BUDAPEST TO GIURGIU
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.
COUNTRIES: AUSTRIA, BULGARIA, CROATIA, HUNGARY, ROMANIA, SERBIA, TURKEY
RIVERS: DANUBE

Captivating Rhine (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,499PP $2,749PP

CRUISE FROM : AMSTERDAM TO BASEL
Contoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates – and we invite you discover the flavor of this tantalizing region on a Celebration of Wine River Cruise with enhanced epicurean experiences included in the price of your cruise. Immerse yourself in France’s Alsace region in its welcoming capital, Strasbourg, and its priceless gem, Riquewihr. Discover Breisach, rising above the vineyards of the Rhine, and Freiburg, one of Germany’s sunniest cities and gateway to the Black Forest. Fabled towns lost in time present you with the chance to taste local flavors—Rüdesheimer coffee and Kölsch beer—and to touch history up close with guided hikes and bike rides. From Amsterdam’s colorful canals to Germany’s Black Forest, journey into the heart of the destinations you visit.
COUNTRIES: FRANCE, GERMANY, NETHERLANDS, SWITZERLAND
RIVERS: RHINE

Enchanting Rhine (Wine Cruise) (2022
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,599PP TO $3,099PP

CRUISE FROM : BASEL TO AMSTERDAM
Grand cities blend in perfect harmony with their historic past and their progressive future. Zurich’s medieval houses, narrow lanes and town halls from the Renaissance period offer a striking backdrop to its trendy and ultra-modern metropolis. And Amsterdam’s Golden Age melds seamlessly with its lively cafés, exciting nightlife and glorious museums. Inspirational towns have given way to great stories, poetry and music, like Heidelberg, where Mark Twain wrote A Tramp Abroad. Timeless traditions remain intact—from the making of Kölsch, Cologne’s legendary brew, to the making of Rüdesheimer coffee. Take a front-row seat on an enchanting journey that takes you along the Rhine and through its designated UNESCO World Heritage Site with its 40 castles strung like pearls on its river banks and to magnificent cities and charming villages alike.
COUNTRIES: FRANCE, GERMANY, NETHERLANDS, SWITZERLAND
RIVERS: RHINE

Rhine & Moselle Splendors (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,199PP TO $2,449PP

CRUISE FROM : LUXEMBOURG TO BASEL
Paris and Zurich provide the perfect beginning and ending to your splendid journey along two of Europe’s most alluring rivers, the Rhine and Moselle. In between, expand your imagination in fairytale villages—enchanting Cochem where folklore and history come alive in every street, and in well-preserved Bernkastel with its medieval Market Square and half-timbered houses. Whimsical fantasies also come to life at Siegfried’s Mechanical Museum and at the Palace Gardens of Schwetzingen, a cultural heritage site of European significance with more than 100 sculptures scattered throughout its surprising landscape. And then blend Italian and German heritage throughout the way in Trier, with its Roman Imperial Baths and the Porta Nigra; and Strasbourg built on a foundation of German and French heritage, and you have the most splendid journey.
COUNTRIES: FRANCE, GERMANY, LUXEMBOURG, SWITZERLAND
RIVERS: MOSELLE, RHINE

Europe’s Rivers & Castles (Wine Cruise) (2022)
7 – NIGHT CRUISE FROM $3,499PP TO $2,749PP

CRUISE FROM : NUREMBERG TO LUXEMBOURG
From the meandering Main to the UNESCO-designated Upper Middle Rhine Valley with its multitude of castles dotting its shores to the vineyard-clad hills of the Moselle, enjoy Europe at its most picturesque. Let the storybook villages—Wertheim, Cochem and Zell—captivate you; and Rothenburg, located on the Romantic Road enchant you. Marvel at the world’s largest ceiling fresco in the Würzburg Residence, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Savor the many flavors of Germany with a chance to sample the world-famous wines of the Rheingau, the hearty smoked beer of Bamberg. All along the way, gain an intimate understanding of the history and culture of the places you visit.
COUNTRIES: CZECH REPUBLIC, FRANCE, GERMANY, LUXEMBOURG
RIVERS: DANUBE, MAIN, MOSELLE, RHINE


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