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Emerald Waterways Offers up to $3,000 Per Person Off Select 2018 Europe River Cruises

Scenic River Cruises offers 3000 dollars in Bonus Onboard Credit and Complimentary Drinks Packages Sweeten the Deal

Bonus Onboard Credit and Complimentary Drinks Packages Sweeten the Deal



Boston, MA (May 8th, 2018) – The 2018 river cruise season may be in full swing, but it’s not too late to get an exceptional deal. Emerald Waterways—winner of the Cruise Critic Editors’ Choice Award for Best River Line for Value for three consecutive years—is offering a variety of deals on eight- and 15-day river cruises in Europe, including some of the most popular itineraries on the Danube, Rhine and Rhone rivers. Following are details on Emerald’s best deals:

  • Save $3,000 per person on select 15-day Splendours of Europe sailings between Amsterdam and Budapest. Guests booking select departures between May and October will receive $3,000 off regular cruise fares and a complimentary premium drinks package. Fares start at $3,295 per person based on double occupancy.
  • Save $1,500 per person on select eight-day Rhone, Rhine and Danube river cruises. Guests booking select departures on cruises on the popular Rhine, Danube and Rhone rivers will receive $1,500 off regular cruise fares and a complimentary premium drinks package. Itineraries include Sensations of Southern France; Jewels of the Rhine, Classic Rhine and Majestic Rhine; Danube Explorer and Danube Delights; and the Charms of Holland and Belgium. Pricing varies based on itinerary, with Sensations of Southern France starting at $1,595 per person, double.
  • Save $300 and 50% off cabin upgrades on Festive Delights of the Danube with Mary Berry. Guests booking this special departure of the popular Christmas Market sailings featuring Mary Berry, esteemed British baker and host of the popular Great British Baking Show, will receive $300 off the advertised price and 50% off a cabin upgrade. Pricing for the sailing starts at $1,995 per person, double, after discount


Guests who book any of the applicable sailing with the offer code EWUHOBC by June 30, 2018 will also receive €100 on board credit, which can be used to book Discover More tours or at the ships’ spa, salon or gift shop.


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.


Part of Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours, Emerald Waterways’ seven Star-Ships offer sailings in Europe and an exclusive charter on the RV Mekong Navigator and Irrawaddy Explorer for sailings in South East Asia. Scenic’s 15 Space-Ships offer truly all-inclusive, five-star river cruises in the same destinations as well as the Irrawaddy River in Myanmar and the Volga River in Russia. In 2018, Scenic is introducing the world’s first Discovery Yacht, Scenic Eclipse, that will take 228 guests on polar adventures as well as the Mediterranean, Caribbean, the Americas and Europe.


Additional information can be found by contacting your local travel agent; on Emerald Waterways’ website,; or by calling the US consumer/travel agent reservations line (855-222-3214). Brochure orders may be placed on the website, or a digital downloadable version is available.