River Cruises

River cruising has quickly become one of the most popular ways of traveling. From the waterways of Europe to sailing down the Mekong River, pack and unpack once and watch the beautiful scenery pass by. Find exciting itineraries for all tastes and budgets. Sail some of the most enchanting rivers like the Douro, the Danube, Rhine and many others. Hop on and off the ship for included excursions as you dock right in the heart of many of the world’s most fascinating cities.

Featured Travel Stories

As we all look at our calendars trying to plan when we’ll travel again, one cruise line is sure its small ship cruises will strike a chord with travelers eager...

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Doubling Down on the Future of Small Ship Travel: This Cruise Line Confirms 2 New Ships Launching in 2021
River or Ocean Cruises

How This New American River Cruise Ship May Surprise You

North America - When you think of ships that cruise American rivers, you might picture paddlewheels, riverboat gamblers, and ladies with parasols.But while some cruise ships exploring the... read more

River or Ocean Cruises

Why Travelers in the Know are Booking A Douro River Cruise in Portugal

Portugal - Have you taken a river cruise in Europe yet? The 'Big Three' river cruises are the Rhine, the Danube and the Rhone/Saone. You may have heard about... read more

River or Ocean Cruises

European River Cruise Season Begins! AmaWaterways' Co-Founder Shares Trends and Tips for 2022

- One of the first signs of spring for travel and cruise lovers like me… isn’t the first tulip or robin. It’s the return of river... read more