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A New Dimension in River Cruising

There’s a new destination on the Danube—AmaWaterways’ most innovative river cruise ship to date, the extraordinary AmaMagna, embarking on her maiden journey in May 2019. At nearly twice the width of traditional European river ships, yet welcoming just 196 guests, the AmaMagna is a distinctive evolution of AmaWaterways’ already exceptional river fleet, featuring a daring design that transcends her grand dimensions.

Unparalleled Service

From the moment you step aboard AmaMagna, you’ll be greeted by her warm and welcoming staff with a flute of Champagne and a red rose from the Captain. From the Cruise Manager to the bartender to the stateroom steward, the smiling faces of our crew radiate just how genuinely they each care about your comfort and enjoyment while on board—and how much pride they take in bringing you delight. Whether it’s personalized latte art in your morning coffee, a special anniversary cake made by our talented pastry chef or a personal invitation to the wheelhouse as the Captain maneuvers the ship, these are just a few of the gestures you can expect as part of AmaMagna’s unparalleled service.

La Chaîne de Rôtisseurs - Award Winning Dining Experience

When you’re ready to leave the comfort of your stateroom, whet your appetite with exquisite locally sourced cuisine in the Main Restaurant. Take your lunch al fresco and head to the contemporary Wine Bar Restaurant for dinner, where you’ll enjoy pairings of local wines and regionally inspired specialties served at high-top tables. For a truly memorable evening, dine in The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant, where you’ll watch as an expert chef chops, sears and masterfully prepares a multi-course tasting menu reflective of the destinations you visit.

A Focus On Wellness

Just because you’re on holiday doesn’t mean your wellness must take a break too. AmaMagna’s expansive Zen Wellness Studio offers you the opportunity to participate in group classes focused on stretching, cardio and circuit training led by a professionally trained Wellness Host. You can also take a lap on the Sun Deck walking track; attend occasional wellness lectures; indulge in spa massage services; sip refreshing, infused detox waters; pedal through storied cities with AmaMagna’s fleet of complimentary bikes; and hike to hilltop castles and fortresses. Healthy, locally-inspired cuisine is also available throughout the ship, as are flavorful vegetarian and gluten-free dishes.

Exciting Leisure Activites

And, when you’re not enjoying guided city tours, guided biking excursions and hiking adventures in grand cities and charming hamlets ashore, you’ll find a wealth of activities that distinguish AmaMagna as the most intriguing destination on the Danube River. The beating heart of the ship is her expansive Health & Wellness Studio, where contemporary exercise equipment and two massage rooms await. A professionally trained Wellness Host leads fitness classes as well as engaging discussions on topics related to holistic wellness. If you’d rather relax, the sun deck features a large heated swimming pool, soothing whirlpool, pop-up sky bar and walking track. Located at the aft of the ship, AmaMagna’s innovative water sports platform holds a sleek rivercraft that seats up to 14 guests for intimate Danube River excursions at no extra charge. And AmaMagna’s exclusive Concierge Golf Program allows guests to play at world-renowned courses throughout Europe with club cleaning, complimentary lunch, transportation and other rich amenities.

A Match Made in Heaven

Imagine golfing at world-class courses in different countries all on one trip. Imagine not having to organize tee times, transportation, club cleaning and so on. Imagine having your favorite luxury hotel follow you wherever you go with everything you need for the perfect vacation. AmaWaterways has created a match made in heaven to enable you to do just that—luxury river cruising and golf. The Concierge Golf Program provides a seamless golfing experience. Guests are transferred by private luxury Mercedes to the golf course where tee time, practice balls and golf cart are prepared in advance. After a round of golf, enjoy lunch in the clubhouse while your clubs are gleamingly cleaned. Then, transfer back to the AmaMagna to continue your incredible river cruise journey.

Exclusive Concierge Golf Program

Golf at world-class courses in up to 5 European countries all on one luxury river cruise trip.Imagine not having to organize tee times, transportation or club cleaning. Imagine having your favorite luxury hotel follow you wherever you go with everything you need for the perfect vacation. AmaWaterways has created a match made in heaven to enable you to do just that—luxury river cruising and golf.

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Concierge Golf Program Features:

  • Concierge service, including club care
  • Private luxury Mercedes transportation to and from courses
  • A la carte lunch at each course with beer and wine w 1 round per golfer at each golf course
  • 1 shared golf cart per round w 1 range token per round
  • 1 Welcome Packet: a dozen Titleist Pro V1 golf balls per golfer, 1 pitch repair tool, 4 or 5 course guides, leather shoe bag
  • Club cleaning after each round

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Village Travel and Cruises (Tier One)

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Village Travel and Cruises (Tier One)

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