Wine Lovers Rejoice! AMA Waterways 2018 Wine Cruises
AmaWaterways is uncorking an impressive number of
wine-focused itineraries this year.
Oenophiles and casual wine-drinkers alike will delight in
the fact that river cruise line AmaWaterways has announced its 2018 wine
cruises – with more than 50 itineraries hosted by North American winemakers,
winery owners and phenologists.
Those looking for an immersive wine experience that involves
both the old and the new world, will find it onboard AmaWaterways European
“Wine has always been a passion of mine, so to see our
guests enjoy these educational and immersive experiences with such esteemed
Wine Hosts is really rewarding,” said Rudi Schreiner, president and co-owner of
“Since introducing the concept of wine cruises more than
seven years ago, we continue to see an increased interest from our guests and
plan to expand even further our partnerships with the North American wineries
and wine experts hosting these incredible adventures," Schreiner added.
AmaWaterways’ wine cruises continue to grow in popularity in
part due to the depth of expertise offered by onboard experts. Next year’s
lineup includes guests from a diverse number of regions in North America,
including renowned vintners, sommeliers, and winery owners.
In addition to wine hosts onboard, there are immersive shore
excursions that provide an in-depth look at the wine regions of Europe. River
cruises feature some of Europe’s most famous wine-producing areas, including
France’s Bordeaux, Burgundy and Alsace regions; Germany’s Moselle and Rhine
valleys; Austria’s Wachau and Portugal’s Douro River area.
One notable wine cruise with an impressive itinerary and outstanding
value is the “Enticing Douro River” river cruise above AmaVida – organized by
TravelPerks. This 12-night package deal include 11 nights aboard the AmaVida
with an optional one-night extension in Barcelona. Multiple shore excursions
and enrichment tours are included, as well as most meals.
Reserve your space for the “Enticing Douro River” cruise or one
of the other 2018 wine cruises by
contacting a TravelPerks Vacation Consultant
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