Celebrating 6 years!

Book by August 31, 2019 to receive our Birthday Bonus offer.

Join the party and book your deluxe trip of a lifetime!  

Our collection of cruise itineraries along the Rhine, Main, Danube, Moselle, Rhône, Saône, Douro and Mekong rivers give you an insight into the history, culture, and tradition of each magnificent waterway during thoughtfully crafted adventures designed by our expert journey planners. What were once integral trade routes are now gateways to cultural enlightenment to be navigated in style with Emerald Waterways.

Join us in celebrating 6 years and a stunning fleet of 8 luxurious Star-Ships! Book your next journey through these exciting destinations and receive:

  • 2 for 1 Deposit: Pay a reduced deposit of $250 per person which includes a savings of $500 per couple
  • Flight offers including a FLY FREE option to Europe
  • FLY FREE to Asia


Our Birthday Bonus is for a limited-time only. Book by August 31, 2019.

2020 Europe river cruises

Explore Europe with us! Uncover hidden gems and iconic landmarks from influential cities along the Danube, fairy tale castles on the Rhine, sun-drenched vineyards beside the Rhône or the charming townships that line the Douro, each river is a gateway to cultural enlightenment, gastronomic cuisine, diverse art and stunning architecture.

For a record four years, we have been named “Best Value for Money” in the river cruise category by industry leader Cruise Critic in their annual 2018 Editors’ Picks Awards. Now, you can experience our exceptional EmeraldVALUE on your 2020 European vacation along with competitive flight offers and savings with a reduced deposit!

  • 15+ day Europe river cruises FLY FREE any cabin
  • Rhine, Main, Danube 8-14 day cruises FLY FREE with Balcony Suites, or FLY FOR $295 with Staterooms
  • France 8-14 day river cruises FLY FOR $295 any cabin
  • Portugal 8-14 day river cruises FLY FOR $295 any cabin

2020/2021 Mekong river cruises

This August, we introduced a new generation of contemporary luxury to the Mekong River with the launch of our newest Star-Ship, Emerald Harmony. Emerald Harmony is the perfect introduction to the exotic surreal destinations of Vietnam and Cambodia for an unrivaled, indulgent experience.

Join us for Emerald Harmony’s second sailing year from July 2020 to May 2021 for one of three unique itineraries through Southeast Asia. Each exotic adventure includes seven nights on board, relishing in exceptional included excursions, including but not limited to guided city tours, EmeraldPLUS cultural experiences, and delicious local Asian cuisine!

Book your Asian journey with us today to receive Fly Free round-trip out of Ho Chi Minh City, Siem Reap or Hanoi* with bonus savings that include a reduced deposit!

Europe river cruises

*Terms and Conditions: Valid for new 2020 Europe river cruise or July 2020 – May 2021 Mekong river cruise bookings with Emerald Waterways made between August 15th and 31st, 2019. 15+ day Europe river cruises: Fly Free with any cabin or receive $1,250 air credit in lieu of flights. Rhine, Main, Danube 8-14 day cruises: Fly Free with balcony suites or receive $1,000 air credit in lieu of flights. Fly for $295 per person with staterooms or receive $800 air credit in lieu of flights. France or Portugal river cruises: Fly for $295 per person with any cabin or receive $800 air credit in lieu of flights. 12+ day Mekong river cruises: Fly Free or receive a $1,250 CAD air credit per person in lieu of flights. Included maximum value for flights to Europe is $1,350 per person or $1,700 per person for flights to Asia. All flight offers valid until August 31, 2019. Availability is limited and subject to change. Port charges and taxes are included in prices. Offers may be changed, cancelled or withdrawn at any time without notice and are not combinable with any other offer. Birthday Bonus: Book with a reduced deposit of $250 per person which includes a savings of $250 per person. Deposits are non-refundable and required at time of booking with full payment required 90 days prior to departure. A secondary non–refundable deposit of $1,500 per person is due prior to air ticketing. Emerald Waterways reserves the right to ticket the airfare upon receipt of deposit. Economy Air only on Emerald Waterways choice of airlines from specific Canadian gateways: YHZ, YYZ, YOW, YUL, YQR, YXE, YWG, YEG, YYC, YVR, & YYJ. All other gateways receive air credit savings. Other select Canadian gateways may be subject to an additional fee of $175 per person. For full terms and conditions visit emeraldwaterways.ca/terms-and-conditions. © EMERALD WATERWAYS | ALL RIGHTS RESERVED | BC CONSUMER PROTECTION #40178.