About Wine Cruises
Whether you are a wine novice or a self-described oenophile with your own wine cellar, we invite you to indulge in one of our more than 60 exclusive “Celebration of Wine River Cruises” through Europe’s most celebrated wine regions. These thrilling wine-themed European sailings provide a unique and delicious dimension to already enticing itineraries—with enhanced epicurean experiences included in the price of the cruise. No matter which of our palate-pleasing journeys tempts you most, you’ll be treated to one of the world’s most perfect trifectas: travel, wine and elegant cuisine.
Local Wine Tastings
Indulge in unique tastings at a variety
Private Wine Cellars & Wineries
Enjoy exclusive tours and tastings in
Europe’s private wine cellars and wineries
A wine expert will lead discussions
and tastings on the ship
Explore famous wine regions, like
Portugal’s Douro Valley and Austria’s Wachau Valley
Explore Europe Itineraries on
an Ama Waterways Wine Cruise
An Ama Waterways Wine Cruise is a fantastic way to add a unique, epicurean dimension to our river cruise itineraries. In addition to guests sightseeing in grand capitals and charming villages, they are also treated to wine themed excursions. Guests learn about centuries-old wine traditions, sample one-of-a-kind vintages and enjoy private wine-themed excursions.
These excursions are are specially designed to immerse them further in the rich heritage of Europe’s renowned wine regions. Most of all, wine tastings and exquisite food and wine pairings please the palate while exclusive tours provide insight into the different grape varieties harvested along major European waterways. Love wine? These are the perfect cruises for you!
Ama Waterway’s award winning fleet of 22 ships are some of the newest, most innovated ships in the river cruise industry. These luxury ships average approximately 150 people. Due to the size this provides an intimate atmosphere and an excellent service ratio (1 for every 3 guests). Ama Waterways have received the highest scores of any other cruise line.