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Emerald Waterways Announces Black Friday Bonus on Europe and Mekong River Cruises

Travel Agent News for Emerald Waterways Black Friday Promotion

Book by November 27 to Receive €150 Onboard Credit in Europe, $150 Onboard Credit in Asia, Drinks Package and Reduced or Free Air



Boston, MA (November, 2018) – The gift of travel endures long beyond the hectic holiday season, and those looking to surprise a loved one with a gift of a river cruise this year should look no further than Emerald Waterways, four-time winner of Cruise Critics Editor’s Pick for “Best River Line for Value.” The four-star river cruise line is offering Black Friday Bonus deals on all 2019 European sailings as well as on the popular Mekong river in Asia.


Guests who book any 2019 European river cruise between November 21-27, 2018 will receive €150 onboard credit per cabin, a free premium drinks package (value of $220 per week) and free or reduced roundtrip airfare starting at $295. Travelers who prefer to purchase their own air to Europe will receive $750 per person off their sailing of eight-14 days, or $1500 per person off sailings of 15 days or more.


Those booking a 2019 Mekong river cruise and land tour will receive the $150 credit and free roundtrip air from the US to Southeast Asia. Cruisers to Asia who purchase their own air will receive $1250 off per person.


Emerald Waterways’ fleet of Star-Ships sails the Danube, Rhine, Main and Moselle rivers in central Europe, the Rhone river in France and the Douro river in Portugal. Their Mekong cruises sail from Siem Reap, Cambodia to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.


Emerald Waterways’ river cruises offer contemporary, deluxe ships, outstanding service and an incredibly inclusive pricing plan. Cruise fares include all transfers; all port charges; all onboard (and some on-shore) meals; unlimited specialty tea and coffee, wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner; bottled water in the cabins replenished daily; continental breakfast, pre-dinner canapés and after-dinner sweet treats served in the top suites; complimentary Wi-Fi onboard the ship; most shore excursions as well as all onboard and excursion gratuities. On touring days, hotel accommodations, internal flights, and transfers are also included.


Part of Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours, Emerald Waterways’ eight branded Star-Ships offer river sailings in Europe and on the Mekong, as well as the MS Rossia along the Volga River in Russia; the Adriatic Princess yacht in Croatia; and the MS Hamees on the Nile.


Additional information can be found by contacting your local travel agent; on Emerald Waterways’ website, in the US and in Canada; or by calling the consumer/travel agent reservations line in the US (844-428-8389) or Canada (855-444-0161). Brochure orders may be placed on the website, or a digital downloadable version is available.