Best 2020 offers out now - save up to $5,520 per couple

Now is the time to book your river cruise with 2020 launch special savings of up to $5,520 per couple.

Book by 30 April 2019 to enjoy our best offers for the year, plus your first choice of cabins and departures. 

Join us for the cruise of a lifetime on board our stylish Star-Ships and be inspired every day as you discover the best of Europe. With included daily shore excursions, all meals with complimentary wine and beer with lunch and dinner, tips and more, you’ll see why we’ve just won “Best River Line for Value” again!  

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Emerald Savings – 2020 launch special offers

Save up to $2,360pp* on 2020 European River Cruises when you book by 30 April, 2019

  • 15 day Rhine, Main & Danube River cruises:  Save $2,360pp*
  • 8 day Rhine or Danube River cruises:  Save $970pp*
  • 8 day France river cruise – Rhône & Saône Rivers:  Save $1,165pp*
  • 8 day 2020 Portugal river cruises - Douro River: Save $890pp*

Early Payment Discount

Save an additional $400 per person* when you book and pay in full by 30 September 2019.

Featured Tours

*Conditions apply. All prices based on per person twin share in NZD, cruise only, flights not included. Valid on new bookings only. For FULL conditions refer to All prices based on land and cruise component only and include Emerald Savings, Launch Special Offer and Early Payment Discount with full payment made by 30/9/19. Not valid with any other offer. EWCR based on 25/10/20 departure in Category E Stateroom including Dollar Discount. EFRC based on 24/10/20 departure in Category E Stateroom including Dollar Discount. EGRE based on 20/06/20 departure in Category E Stateroom including Dollar Discount. EPDC based on 07/11/20 departure in Category E Stateroom including Dollar Discount. $1,000pp non-refundable deposit due within 48 hours of booking. Subject to availability at time of booking or until sold out. Surcharges may apply on credit card transactions. Prices, Dates, Taxes & availability correct at 18/02/2019 & subject to change. †In Portugal, the Serenity Pool on Emerald Radiance is located on the Sun Deck, and there is no cinema nor bicycles on board (due to the terrain). Emerald Waterways New Zealand (a division of Scenic Tours New Zealand Ltd) NZN 9 429 038 484 117.

Exceptional Emerald Value - All this is included in the price!

Since 2013 Emerald Waterways has been welcoming guests from around the globe on board our luxury ‘Star-Ships’. Europe’s newest fleet and most deluxe vessels set new standards in Europe, and cleverly-designed itineraries along the Rhine, Main, Danube, Douro, Saône and Rhône, offer guests an insight into the rich history of each magnificent waterway.

While cruising

  • Spacious on-board accommodation
  • All meals on-board
  • Complimentary wine and beer with lunch and dinner on-board
  • Onboard heated pool, cinema and bikes
  • Unique EmeraldPLUS cultural events and extra special EmeraldACTIVE experiences
  • Daily shore excursions and guided tours
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on-board
  • Complimentary tea & coffee on-board
  • All port charges, taxes/transfer costs
  • All on board tips and gratuities

Plus while touring

  • Included tours, premium first class hotels, many meals and much more