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Emerald Cruises Wave Season Offer: Savings up to $3,000 on River Cruises and up to $4,500 on Yacht Cruises

Emerald Cruises Wave Season Offer: Savings up to $3,000 on River Cruises and up to $4,500 on Yacht Cruises

Pay-in-full bonuses include choice of free flights, premium drinks or bonus savings


Hollywood, FL (December 15, 2022) –In anticipation of wave season, Emerald Cruises will expand their ‘Explore the Extraordinary’ campaign into the new year. This campaign, which runs from December 16, 2022 to March 31, 2023, offers sizeable savings on a variety of 2023 and 2024 small ship river and yacht cruises, along with a new menu of bonus offers available when guests pay in full.


Guests booking 2023 Europe and 2023-2024 Southeast Asia river cruises during the wave campaign will save up to $1,000 per couple, while those booking select 2023 and 2024 luxury yacht cruises onboard the line’s newest vessel Emerald Azzurra and soon-to-launch Emerald Sakara, will save up to $1,500 per couple.


Additionally, whether booking a river or yacht cruise, guests who pay in full 12 months prior to sailing, or within 72 hours of booking for cruises departing within 12 months – will also receive their choice of (1) free or reduced international airfare, (2) free premium drinks package, or (3) up to $2,000 per couple bonus savings on river cruises and up to $3,000 per couple bonus savings on yacht cruises.


A few examples of river cruise itineraries that can be booked with the wave offer include the classic eight-day Danube Explorer from Passau to Budapest or the eight-day Sensations of Lyon and Provence through the idyllic south of France in Europe and the awe-inspiring 13-day Wonders of Vietnam, Cambodia and the Mekong between Siem Reap and Ho Chi Minh City in Southeast Asia.


Those looking to sail onboard the yachts Emerald Azzurra and Emerald Sakara can explore the full range of new Caribbean and Central America itineraries like the eight-day Eastern Caribbean with St. Barthscalling on small ports in Martinique, St. Lucia and Guadeloupe, the eight-day West Indies Island Hoppingsailing round trip from San Juan, and the 11-day Southern Caribbean Delights and Panama Canal from Bridgetown, Barbados to Panama City with a crossing through the famed Panama Canal.


Emerald Cruises offers a diverse lineup of river and yacht cruises on three continents. Emerald Azzurra, the line’s first ocean-going vessel which debuted in March 2022, is a 100-guest, luxury yacht sailing the warm waters of the Mediterranean, Adriatic and Red Seas, and new for the 2023/2024 season, the Caribbean & Central America. Emerald Sakara will be the brand’s second luxury yacht and launches in 2023. On the rivers, Emerald Cruises sails eight branded Star-Ships in Europe and one on the Mekong. The brand offers contemporary deluxe ships, outstanding service and a focus on active shore excursions and onboard wellness offerings through their signature EmeraldACTIVE program. Emerald Cruises is part of Scenic Group, which includes Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours, Mayflower Cruises & Tours and Evergreen Tours in Australia.


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Additional information can be found by contacting your local travel advisor; on Emerald Cruises’ website,; or by calling the consumer/travel agent reservations line at 844-428-8389. Digital brochure downloads are available on the website.