AmaWaterways have released 67 new itineraries for 2020 which are part of the cruise line’s Wine Cruise programme.
The collection of sailings includes two brand-new sailings which feature the famed vineyards and historic setting of France, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland and the Netherlands.
What is a wine cruise?
AmaWaterways’ wine cruises are speciality wine-themed sailings which are hosted by notable North American wine experts, certified sommeliers and vineyard owners. Guests on-board can enjoy lectures and tastings to learn more about their favourite wine, or even find a new one to love!
AmaWaterways 2020 Wine Cruises
In 2020, the collection of Wine Cruises will begin with a seven-night Treasures of the Main & Rhine itinerary between Nuremberg and Amsterdam. Highlights include a visit to Würzburg, Germany’s largest wine-producing region; sampling Hornla pastry and wine-tasting with a local Rüdesheim vintner.
Other itineraries include:
- Vineyards of the Rhine & Moselle
- Taste of Bordeaux
- Colors of Provence
- Enticing Douro
- Flavors of Portugal & Spain
Those looking for enhanced experiences can even book speciality cruises where wine hosts are on-board to offer seminars, wine-paired dinners, tasting events, private cellar tours and visits to iconic vineyards. These include Frank Ostini, Kathy Joseph, Paul Wagner, Jody Bogle, Roman Roth and the Wilson family.
Would you love to set sail on a wine-themed cruise? Have you been on a themed river cruise? Let us know in the comments below!