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Gems of Southeast Europe (Wine Cruise) on AmaVerde

Cruise, River cruise, Small Ship/Yacht, Cruisetour
AmaVerde Exterior
  • AmaVerde Exterior
  • AmaVerde Pool
  • AmaVerde Interior
  • AmaVerde Cabin
From Vienna to Bucharest, and countless treasures in between, touch history and learn about winemaking traditions while sailing along the lower Danube River through Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania. Wine connoisseurs will have a chance to taste history from the centuries-old winegrowing hills dating back to the Romans. Be treated to the flavors, sights, sounds and cultures of this diverse swath of the continent. Taste Bulgarian wine in Vidin, one of the oldest red-wine-growing areas in Szekszárd. With a dedicated wine expert to guide you, indulge in wine tastings and a specially curated food and wine pairing dinner on board. Venture off the beaten path and enjoy an epicurean adventure that includes brandy, and local wines in five distinctive countries.
About AmaVerde
About AmaWaterways
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Family-owned and operated for more than 21 years, AmaWaterways offers unparalleled river cruise experiences with 29 custom-designed ships sailing Europe’s Danube, Douro, Rhine, Moselle, Main, Rhône, Saône, Seine, Garonne and Dordogne Rivers, and Dutch and Belgian Waterways; Southeast Asia’s Mekong River; Africa’s Chobe River; Egypt’s Nile River and Colombia’s Magdalena River (2024). Co-founded by pioneering river cruise executives Rudi Schreiner, Kristin Karst and Jimmy Murphy, the company is renowned for its warm and welcoming crew; innovative and sustainable ship design; wellness activities (including a wide choice of included small group shore excursions featuring biking and hiking options); and award-winning, locally sourced cuisine paired with complimentary fine wine. Modern, spacious and tastefully decorated, most AmaWaterways ships welcome an average of just 150 guests and feature onboard amenities such as a stunning Main Lounge, specialty Chef’s Table restaurant, hair and massage salons, Sun Deck walking track, and heated outdoor swimming pools with swim-up bars. AmaWaterways leads the river cruise industry in innovation, highlighted by the launch of the revolutionary AmaMagna. The company also offers a variety of themed sailings and brand relationships, with sailings geared towards active travelers and families, as well as group and charter options.

Apr 11, 2026 through
Apr 24, 2026
Apr 7, 2026 7:00 PM
13 Nights from
$6,059.00 (USD)
Per Person
Aug 01, 2026 through
Aug 14, 2026
Jul 28, 2026 7:00 PM
13 Nights from
$6,359.00 (USD)
Per Person
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Itinerary

Day Destination
1 Vienna
2 Vienna
3 Budapest
3 Budapest
4 Mohacs
5 Vukovar
6 Belgrade
7 Iron Gates
8 Vidin
9 Rousse
10 Giurgiu
10 Bran
10 Brasov
11 Brasov
12 Brasov
12 Bucharest
13 Bucharest
14 Bucharest
Prices are per-person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.