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EXPLORE THE WORLD

Europe | Southeast Asia | Egypt, Nile River & Jordan | Dalmatian Coast


Welcome to the start of your unforgettable journey... Whether Europe’s sun-soaked vineyards and historic landmarks have caught your eye, the ancient tales of Egypt & Jordan have ignited wanderlust or the exotic wonders of Southeast Asia have long been on your list, explore the world in 2020 with Emerald Waterways. We offer a diverse collection of river cruises, small ship coastal cruises and land tours in some of the world’s most inspiring destinations. Each of our carefully crafted itineraries introduces iconic sights, stunning landscapes and regional customs rarely experienced by the ordinary traveler. We hope the following pages inspire you to explore the world with Emerald Waterways.

Voted ‘Best River Cruise Line for Value’ by Cruise Critic 4 years running

Emerald Waterways

Best River Cruise Line for Value

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6-7 European River Cruising

Rhine River

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15-Day Splendours of Europe

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8-Day Danube Delights

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11-Day Danube Delights with Prague

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8-Day Danube Explorer

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9-Day Enchantment of Eastern Europe

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8-Day Jewels of the Rhine

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8-Day The Majestic Rhine

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8-Day Legendary Rhine & Moselle

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8-Day Tulips & the Rhine

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8-Day Holland & Belgium in Bloom

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8-Day Sensations of Lyon & Provence

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8-Day Flavours of Burgundy & Provence

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8-Day Secrets of the Douro

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11-Day Secrets of the Douro with Lisbon

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22-23 Vietnam, Cambodia & Mekong River Cruising 21-Day Grand Tour of Vietnam & Cambodia

Ho Chi Minh City

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17-Day Treasures & Temples of Vietnam & Cambodia

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13-Day Majestic Mekong

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28-29 Egypt, Nile River & Jordan 15-Day Cairo to Amman Tour & Ancient Egypt

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10-Day Cairo & Ancient Egypt

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Nile River

32-33 The Dalmatian Coast 8-Day The Islands of Dalmatia

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8-Day The Pearls of North Dalmatia

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Adriatic Coast

For current offers, visit emeraldwaterways.com/offers or contact your travel professional

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Exceptional EmeraldVALUE When traveling with Emerald Waterways, we want you to have complete peace of mind, and thanks to our exceptional EmeraldVALUE, all you have to think about is what part of the world you would like to see next, and let us take care of the rest.

Indoor Pool†

Transfers to and from the ship and gratuities are included in the price you pay, as well as on board dining with selected drinks, immersive excursions and experiences and much more. With each of our insightful itineraries offering unique inclusions, see the following pages for more information, . For more details on our exceptional EmeraldVALUE visit emeraldwaterways.com

Admire the breathtaking scenery along the Dalmatian Coast

EmeraldDISCOVERY See some of the world’s finest destinations in a different light, and enjoy something new almost every day, courtesy of our EmeraldDISCOVERY experiences. Complimentary bicycles on board†

Our included EmeraldEXCURSIONS, extra-special EmeraldPLUS activities and EmeraldACTIVE experiences ensure you see the very best tourist hotspots, as well as lesser-known gems, bringing each destination to life – all at no extra cost.

†Available on selected European river cruises. 4

Emerald Panorama Balcony Suite, Emerald Harmony


Extend your stay Why not explore further by adding extra days onto your vacation? Whether it’s Prague, Paris, Lisbon or Budapest that has long been on your list, our collection of remarkable city stays, tours and stopovers are perfect for those wanting to enhance their journey, with additional days to explore independently and really immerse yourself in local life. Transfers between your ship, hotel and the airport are included in the price you pay, as well as centrally located, luxurious hotel stays. Some of our extensions even include breakfast, dinner and a guided city tour. Visit emeraldwaterways.com or contact your travel professional and ask about city stay options on your chosen itinerary.

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2020 European River Cruises

Explore Europe's historic wonders with us… Uncover hidden gems and iconic landmarks on a European river cruise with Emerald Waterways. Discover influential cities along the Danube, fairytale castles on the Rhine, stroll through sun-drenched vineyards beside the Rhône or explore the charming townships that line the charming Douro. Each river is a gateway to cultural enlightenment, to be navigated on board an award-winning Star-Ship. Take me there… Visit emeraldwaterways.com/river-cruises/europe for our latest offers and availability. 6


Exceptional EmeraldVALUE Enjoy all of these inclusions on our European river cruise collection... ■■ Airport transfers to and from your

Star-Ship. ■■ Stylish accommodation on board our

innovative Star-Ships. ■■ Spectacular innovations like an indoor

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Europe's most stylish fleet Where innovation meets relaxation, our Star-Ships sailing the Danube, Rhine, Douro and Rhône rivers are far from ordinary. Honoring the beauty of Europe’s most iconic rivers, there’s a wealth of amenities to enjoy on board our Star-Ships. From the indoor pool with retractable roof that transforms into an evening cinema†, to the panoramic Sun Deck, chic suites and staterooms and the social heart, Reflections Restaurant, every inch has been designed with your comfort and enjoyment in mind.

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pool which transforms into a cinema at night†. All on board meals including a collection of highlight dinners at Reflections Restaurant, or breakfast and a light lunch at The Terrace. Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks to accompany lunch and dinner. From luscious lattes to creamy cappuccinos, our state-of-the-art coffee machines are yours to enjoy throughout your cruise. Bottled water restocked daily in your cabin. Enjoy an included EmeraldEXCURSION almost every day of your cruise. Visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites. Extra-special excursions and experiences courtesy of our EmeraldPLUS and EmeraldACTIVE program. Personal lightweight headsets for included excursions First-class service from an English-speaking crew. Knowledgeable local guides at every destination. Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. Complimentary bicycles on board†. Earn EmeraldEXPLORER loyalty points for every Emerald Waterways river cruise, entitling you to exclusive benefits. Complimentary River Cruise cover. All port charges.

PLUS all gratuities are included †Emerald Radiance on the Douro does not have bicycles or an indoor pool/cinema, instead there is a spa-style Serenity Pool on the Sun Deck (see page 20).

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Belvedere Palace, Vienna

15-Day Splendours of Europe Amsterdam to Budapest Departing April – October 2020 Pricing from $4,995 per person Day 1 Amsterdam Day 2 Amsterdam – Cruising Day 3 Cologne Day 4 Rüdesheim Day 5 Miltenberg – Wertheim Day 6 Würzburg Day 7 Bamberg Day 8 Nuremberg Day 9 Regensburg Day 10 Passau Day 11 Melk – Dürnstein Day 12 Vienna Day 13 Bratislava Day 14 Budapest Day 15 Budapest

An iconic glass-top canal boat cruise in Amsterdam marks the beginning of this wonderful itinerary through the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary. Promising natural beauty, medieval towns and hikes to hilltop fortresses, four capital cities offer a unique insight into the region’s past, present and future.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 4 EmeraldPLUS activities including a traditional Hungarian folklore show.  EmeraldACTIVE experiences including 8 an active walk through local vineyards in the Rheingau wine region. 13 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a glass top canal cruise in Amsterdam.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 14 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 41 meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches and

14 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities

EmeraldPLUS You'll be welcomed into the home of a local Slovakian family, to enjoy delicious sweet treats over excellent conversation. 8

Tour code: EWCR For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Hungarian Parliament Building, Budapest

8-Day Danube Delights Nuremberg to Budapest Departing April – November 2020 Pricing from $2,895 per person Day 1 Munich – Nuremberg Day 2 Regensburg Day 3 Passau Day 4 Melk – Dürnstein Day 5 Vienna Day 6 Bratislava Day 7 Budapest Day 8 Budapest Embark on a journey of discovery through Europe crossing four unique countries. Along the Danube, iconic cities, spectacular landscapes and historic landmarks are yours to explore during guided bicycle rides, immersive experiences with locals and city tours of Budapest, Vienna and Bratislava.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary  EmeraldPLUS activities including a 4 Budapest evening cruise.  EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a 5 guided bike tour to Danube Island, Vienna.

6  EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a walking tour of Bratislava.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities

EmeraldEXCURSION Walk the halls of the magnificent Benedictine Abbey in Melk. Situated overlooking the Danube, it was once a palace and now houses the remains of Austria’s first ruling dynasty.

Tour code: EWNB

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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Prague, Czech Republic

11-Day Danube Delights with Prague Prague to Budapest Departing April – November 2020 Pricing from $3,595 per person Day 1 Prague Day 2 Prague Day 3 Prague Day 4 Prague – Nuremberg Day 5 Regensburg Day 6 Passau Day 7 Melk – Dürnstein Day 8 Vienna Day 9 Bratislava Day 10 Budapest Day 11 Budapest Begin your journey with a city stay in Prague before sailing the Danube, where natural beauty is plentiful as it courses through the foothills of the Austrian Alps, between four capital cities, the esteemed Wachau Valley and a string of historic towns and cities.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 5 EmeraldPLUS activities including a performance from a traditional Bavarian band on board.  EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a 5 guided hike to Bratislava Castle. 7 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided tour of Passau.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 3 nights city stay in Prague. ■■ 24 meals: 10 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

8 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWPB

EmeraldEXCURSION A guided tour of the enchanting city of Prague introduces you to many of its highlights. Walk the streets of the Old Town, visit the Gothic St. Vitus Cathedral and stop for cake in Lobkowicz Palace. 10

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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Wachau Valley, Austria

8-Day Danube Explorer Passau to Budapest Departing March – August 2020 Pricing from $2,895 per person Day 1 Munich – Passau Day 2 Passau Day 3 Linz – Český Krumlov Day 4 Melk – Dürnstein Day 5 Vienna Day 6 Bratislava Day 7 Budapest Day 8 Budapest St. Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna, the Hungarian Parliament Building, Budapest and Melk Abbey are just a few of Europe’s cultural wonders you can soak up on this leisurely Danube river cruise. Sailing through the picturesque Wachau Valley to enchanting Dürnstein is a truly memorable experience.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 4 EmeraldPLUS activities including local Slovakian entertainment on board. 6 EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a  guided bike tour along the Danube River from Melk to Dürnstein. 5 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided bus tour of Budapest.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 19 meals: 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches and

7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities

EmeraldACTIVE Enjoy a guided hike to Bratislava Castle, with a silhouette that looks as though it was pulled from the pages of a fairytale. This striking landmark provides breathtaking views over the Slovakian capital.

Tour code: EWPA For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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Belgrade, Serbia

9-Day Enchantment of Eastern Europe Budapest to Bucharest Departing April – October 2020 Pricing from $3,660 per person Day 1 Budapest Day 2 Kalocsa Day 3 Osijek Day 4 Belgrade Day 5 Golubac – Donji Milanovac Day 6 Vidin Day 7 Rousse – Veliko Tarnovo & Arbanasi Day 8 Giurgiu – Bucharest Day 9 Bucharest Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria all accompany the Danube on its journey towards the furthest reaches of Eastern Europe. Visit the home of a local family for lunch in Croatia and in Bulgaria, explore the impressive cliff top town of Veliko Tarnovo and historic Arbanasi.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 6 EmeraldPLUS activities including a Puszta horse show in rural Hungary. 3 EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a guided hike to Belogradchik Fortress. 6 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided drive through Bucharest.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 1 night city stay in Bucharest. ■■ 22 meals: 8 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

8 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities

EmeraldEXCURSION Try some of Bulgaria's most delicious wines on a visit to a local vineyard, before visiting its medieval Baba Vida fortress, the town's primary landmark. 12

Tour code: EWBB

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Cologne, Germany

8-Day Jewels of the Rhine Amsterdam to Basel Departing May – October 2020 Pricing from $2,995 per person Day 1 Amsterdam Day 2 Amsterdam Day 3 Cologne Day 4 Koblenz Day 5 Mannheim – Heidelberg Day 6 Kehl – Strasbourg Day 7 Breisach Day 8 Basel Spend the morning exploring quirky Amsterdam, before an afternoon sailing through the Dutch countryside. Germany is next, with stops including Cologne, Koblenz and Heidelberg for a local wine tasting. In Breisach visit a charming Black Forest village for a guided hike.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary  EmeraldPLUS activities including a 2 Black Forest Gateau presentation and tasting. 3 EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a hike from Mount Königstuhl to Heidelberg. 5 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided city walking tour of Cologne.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWAB

EmeraldPLUS Uncover Strasbourg’s medieval past during a guided walking tour through the city’s tourist hub, Petite France. Pass through cobbled squares surrounded by half-timbered houses and picturesque canals.

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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Colmar, France

8-Day The Majestic Rhine Mainz to Basel Departing July & August 2020 Pricing from $3,395 per person Day 1 Frankfurt – Mainz Day 2 Rüdesheim Day 3 Koblenz Day 4 Mannheim – Heidelberg Day 5 Rastatt – Baden-Baden Day 6 Kehl – Strasbourg Day 7 Breisach – Colmar Day 8 Basel Acquaint yourself with the timeless charm of the Rhine on this captivating journey. Discover the allure of Heidelberg, the beauty of the Black Forest and visit Ehrenbreitstein Fortress in Koblenz. Explore the hidden gem of BadenBaden and enjoy a canal boat tour in Strasbourg.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 2 EmeraldPLUS activities including a canal boat tour in Strasbourg. 3 EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a  guided hike to Altes Schloss in Baden-Baden. 5 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided tour of Colmar.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWFB

EmeraldEXCURSION Renowned for producing some of the best wines, we treat you to a tasting of the areas delectable wine produce after a guided tour of delightful Heidelberg. 14

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Würzburg, Germany

8-Day Legendary Rhine & Moselle Nuremberg to Bernkastel Departing August & September 2020 Pricing from $3,695 per person Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8

Munich – Nuremberg Bamberg Würzburg Wertheim – Miltenberg Koblenz Cochem Bernkastel Bernkastel – Frankfurt

Medieval Bavaria is brought to life during excursions to UNESCO World Heritage-listed towns. Wine-lovers will delight with a local tasting in the beautiful setting of the Bishop’s Cellar in Würzburg, and in Bernkastel, you’ll be invited to taste the town’s finest wines in a truly majestic surrounding.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary  EmeraldPLUS activities including 3 wine-tasting in Bernkastel.  EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a 2 guided hike to Mildenburg Castle.  6  EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a walking tour of Würzburg with a visit to the

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities

EmeraldACTIVE Enjoy a guided bike tour along the Moselle near Bernkastel, recognized for its half-timbered houses, historic buildings and medieval marketplace.

Tour code: EWNT

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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Mannheim Water Tower, Germany

8-Day Tulips & the Rhine

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Amsterdam to Basel Departing March & April 2020 Pricing from $3,295 per person Day 1 Amsterdam Day 2 Amsterdam Day 3 Cologne Day 4 Koblenz Day 5 Mannheim – Heidelberg Day 6 Kehl – Strasbourg Day 7 Breisach Day 8 Basel Amsterdam’s winding canals and a spring time trip to Keukenhof Gardens are the perfect start to your river cruise. Find traditional windmills enroute to Cologne and visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed gothic cathedral. Discover archaic Germany in Koblenz, Mannheim and Heidelberg, before crossing the border into Strasbourg and concluding in the Black Forest.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary  EmeraldPLUS activities including a guided 3 tour of Strasbourg. 2 EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a  guided hike through the Black Forest. 4 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided tour of Cologne.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom of your

choice, all with a river view. ■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7

dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWAC

EmeraldPLUS A visit to the 'Garden of Europe' is sure to delight as the multicolored carpet of flowers stretches as far as the eye can see. A must-visit while in the Netherlands. 16

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Keukenhof Gardens, Amsterdam

8-Day Holland & Belgium in Bloom Amsterdam to Amsterdam Departing April 2020 Pricing from $3,195 per person Day 1 Amsterdam Day 2 Amsterdam – Zaanse Schans Day 3 Rotterdam Day 4 Veere Day 5 Antwerp Day 6 Arnhem Day 7 Amsterdam Day 8 Amsterdam Technicolor Amsterdam and Keukenhof Gardens create a lasting impression on the senses and a tour of the Zaanse Schans Windmills are a highlight. Take a guided tour through Antwerp’s cobbled, café filled lanes and step back in time during a visit to the Airborne Museum in Arnhem.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary  EmeraldPLUS activities including a tour of 3 the Delta Works Project.  EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a 3 guided bike tour of Veere.  EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to 4 UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a tour of Rotterdam.

Our exceptionalEmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7

dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWTU

EmeraldACTIVE Enjoy a guided bike tour to the Waterland area, passing picturesque Dutch scenery of traditional windmills and iconic fields full of tulips.

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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Avignon, France

8-Day Sensations of Lyon & Provence Lyon to Arles Departing April – October 2020 Pricing from $3,395 per person Day 1 Lyon Day 2 Chalon-sur-Saône – Beaune Day 3 Lyon Day 4 Tournon Day 5 Viviers Day 6 Avignon Day 7 Arles Day 8 Arles There are many stand-out moments on this journey through France, from the views of Lyon from the hilltop church, to visiting sun-soaked vineyards in Tournon. Make memories to treasure exploring the quaint town of Viviers plus chef Fabien Morreale hosts a special Provençal dinner on board.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 3  EmeraldPLUS activities including a cheese and olive tasting on board.  EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a 4 guided bike tour of Lyon.

 6  EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided tour of Avignon.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities

EmeraldPLUS Finalist of the French culinary program, Top Chef, Fabien Morreale will be joining us on board for a once-in-a-lifetime dining experience, celebrating authentic Provençal cuisine. 18

Tour code: EFRC

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Burgundy vineyard

8-Day Flavours of Burgundy & Provence

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Lyon to Lyon Departing July & August 2020 Pricing from $3,395 per person Day 1 Lyon Day 2 Tournus Day 3 Belleville-sur-Saône Day 4 Tain l’Hermitage Day 5 Avignon Day 6 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Day 7 Lyon Day 8 Lyon An itinerary for the foodies. In Tournus, embark on a hunt for truffles, enjoy wine-tasting in Burgundy and the Châteauneuf-du-Pape region and a take part in a guided hike through vineyards in Tain l’Hermitage before a gourmet walking tour of Avignon – a delight for the taste buds.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 2 EmeraldPLUS activities including a Provençal dinner on board, hosted by local Chef Fabien Morreale. 4 EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a  guided bike tour around Tournus.  EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to 6 UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided tour of Tain l’Hermitage with a visit to Valrhona Cité Chocolat.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities

EmeraldEXCURSION French culinary treasures are yours to discover in Tournus where you will embark on a truffle discovery and tasting with a local farmer.

Tour code: EFLL

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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Porto, Portugal

8-Day Secrets of the Douro Porto to Porto Departing April – November 2020 Pricing from $3,695 per person Day 1 Porto Day 2 Porto – Pinhão Day 3 Pinhão – Vega de Terrón Day 4 Vega de Terrón – Salamanca Day 5 Pocinho – Régua Day 6 Régua Day 7 Porto Day 8 Porto Set sail from cosmopolitan Porto and enjoy the enchanting views of the Douro Valley before crossing the Spanish border to Salamanca.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 7 EmeraldPLUS activities including a Portuguese cooking demonstration on board. 4 EmeraldACTIVE experiences including a guided walk through the vineyards in Pinhão. 5 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a visit to Quinta do Tedo with wine tasting.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard Emerald Radiance

■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

Our Star-Ship sailing the Douro River, Emerald Radiance has been specially designed for Portugal’s warmer climate.

■■ 19 meals: 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches and

Rather than an indoor pool, you will find a spa-style Serenity Pool located on the Sun Deck. The perfect setting from which to idle away a few hours basking under the Iberian sun, this oasis of tranquility will soon become your favorite spot on board. Exclusive to the Emerald Radiance are the Riverview Suites, offering views of unspoiled landscapes courtesy of floor-to-ceiling windows and our innovative balconies. 20

of your choice, all with a river view. 7 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EPDC

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Lisbon, Portugal

11-Day Secrets of the Douro with Lisbon Lisbon to Porto Departing April – November 2020 Pricing from $4,390 per person Day 1 Lisbon Day 2 Lisbon Day 3 Lisbon Day 4 Lisbon – Porto Day 5 Porto – Pinhão Day 6 Pinhão – Vega de Terrón Day 7 Vega de Terrón – Salamanca Day 8 Pocinho – Régua Day 9 Régua Day 10 Porto Day 11 Porto Start your journey in Lisbon with a city stay and tour its many impressive landmarks. Sail the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Douro Valley, visit the Quinta do Tedo wine estate, and explore Vega de Terrón’s Old Town, before concluding in picturesque Porto.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 7  EmeraldPLUS activities including a Port wine cocktail lesson on board.  EmeraldACTIVE experiences including an 4 active walking tour of Porto. 6 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including visits to UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites and a guided tour of Lisbon.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 3 nights city stay in Lisbon. ■■ 7 nights in a suite or stateroom

of your choice, all with a river view.

■■ 23 meals: 10 breakfasts, 5 lunches and

8 dinners including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner.

EmeraldEXCURSION The illustrious past of Spain’s golden city Salamanca is yours to discover during a guided tour. Witness the opulent Old Cathedral, pass through grand squares, visit postcard-worthy galleries and visit the Casa de las Conchas.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EPDL For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 7.

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2019/2020/2021 Vietnam, Cambodia & Mekong River Cruises

Explore exotic Southeast Asia with us‌

Vibrant and exciting, Southeast Asia is a colorful and mysterious land just waiting to be explored. From Siem Reap and Ho Chi Minh City to the serene waters of Halong Bay, discover a region full of beautiful landscapes, welcoming locals, outstanding food and poignant history. We have crafted the perfect balance between time spent onshore, and time on board our luxurious Emerald Harmony Star-Ship

Take me there‌ Visit emeraldwaterways.com/river-cruises/southeast-asia to find out more about our three insightful itineraries. 22


Inaugural season dates still available

Exceptional EmeraldVALUE Enjoy all of these inclusions on our Vietnam, Cambodia & Mekong river cruise collection... ■■ All airport transfers to and from the Emerald

Harmony and hotels. ■■ Deluxe hotels with all service charges, taxes

and porterage included. ■■ Stylish accommodation on board

Emerald Harmony. ■■ Innovatively designed to allow sailing into

the heart of Ho Chi Minh City. ■■ All on board meals in the Reflections Restaurant

and a selection of meals during touring days. ■■ Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks

to accompany lunch and dinner while on board Emerald Harmony. ■■ From luscious lattes to creamy cappuccinos,

our state-of-the-art coffee machines are yours to enjoy throughout your cruise. ■■ Complimentary water provided on board

and during excursions. ■■ Enjoy an included EmeraldEXCURSION

almost every day of your cruise and tour. ■■ Extra-special excursions and experiences

courtesy of our EmeraldPLUS program. ■■ Personal lightweight headsets for included

Emerald Harmony The newest recruit to our Star-Ship fleet, Emerald Harmony, is custom-built to sail directly into Ho Chi Minh, taking you to the heart of this remarkable city. Thoughtful design and contemporary innovation combine with authentic flavors, world-class amenities and service that is second-to-none. Spend time unwinding in serene surroundings, watching the endless horizons as you sip your favorite cocktail in the stylish Lotus Lounge, take a refreshing dip in the pool or simply sit back, relax and admire the stunning views from the Sun Deck.

excursions ■■ First-class service from an English-speaking

crew. ■■ Knowledgeable local guides hosting small

groups in every destination. ■■ Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. ■■ Complimentary self-service laundry

facilities on board. ■■ Earn EmeraldEXPLORER loyalty points for

every Emerald Waterways river cruise and tour, entitling you to exclusive benefits. ■■ All port charges.

PLUS all gratuities are included

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Halong Bay, Vietnam

21-Day Grand Tour of Vietnam & Cambodia Hanoi to Siem Reap Departing October 2019 – April 2021 From $5,495 per person Day 1 Hanoi Day 2 Hanoi Day 3 Hanoi – Halong Bay Day 4 Halong Bay Day 5 Halong Bay – Hanoi – Hoi An Day 6 Hoi An Day 7 Hoi An Day 8 Hoi An – Hue Day 9 Hue – Ho Chi Minh City Day 10 Ho Chi Minh City Day 11 Ho Chi Minh City – Embarkation – My Tho Day 12 My Tho – Sa Dec Day 13 Sa Dec – My An Hung – Hong Ngu Day 14 Hong Ngu – An Long – Long Khanh Day 15 Hong Ngu – Vietnam/Cambodia Border Crossing – Phnom Penh Day 16 Phnom Penh Day 17 Phnom Penh – Prek’kdam Day 18 Prek’kdam Disembarkation – Siem Reap Day 19 Siem Reap Day 20 Siem Reap Day 21 Departs Siem Reap

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Hanoi’s labyrinth of streets are filled with food stalls and markets. Journey to Halong Bay and embark on a traditional junk boat as you sail its ethereal waters, and drive through Da Nang before crossing the Pass of Ocean Clouds. Discover Ho Chi Minh City’s Cu Chi Tunnels, before meeting the Emerald Harmony and sailing the Mekong, stopping off in My Tho, Sa Dec and Phnom Penh. Conclude your trip with three nights in Siem Reap, attending the Phare Cambodian Circus and visiting the historic Angkor Wat.

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Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 12 EmeraldPLUS activities including lunch at KOTO, a unique restaurant that trains and educates disadvantaged street children in Hanoi.

EmeraldPLUS Visit a unique family-owned Lanh My A silkproducing factory where you will learn about the silk-making process and have a chance to touch the real Lanh My A silk.

21 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including a walking tour of Hanoi and an orientation tour of Ho Chi Minh City.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights on board the luxurious

Emerald Harmony. ■■ 47 meals: 20 breakfasts, 13 lunches and

14 dinners.

EmeraldEXCURSION Cruise to Halong Bay’s most untouched areas on a day trip boat tour. Swim on quiet beaches, visit water tunnels, take part in a kayaking experience on the serene waters and enjoy lunch on board by your private chef.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWHH For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 23.

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Ho Chi Minh City skyline, Vietnam

17-Day Treasures & Temples of Vietnam & Cambodia Hanoi to Siem Reap Departing December 2019 – May 2021 From $4,795 per person Day 1 Hanoi Day 2 Hanoi Day 3  Hanoi – Halong Bay Day 4  Halong Bay Day 5  Halong Bay – Hanoi – Ho Chi Minh City Day 6 Ho Chi Minh City Day 7  Ho Chi Minh City – Embarkation – My Tho Day 8  My Tho – Sa Dec Day 9  Sa Dec – My An Hung – Hong Ngu Day 10  Hong Ngu – An Long – Long Khanh Day 11  Hong Ngu – Vietnam/Cambodia Border Crossing – Phnom Penh Day 12 Phnom Penh Day 13  Phnom Penh – Prek’kdam Day 14 Prek’kdam – Disembarkation – Siem Reap Day 15  Siem Reap Day 16  Siem Reap Day 17  Depart Siem Reap

EmeraldPLUS In Phnom Penh, take an ox cart ride before visiting the Oudong Temples where you will receive a traditional Buddhist Monk blessing.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 8 EmeraldPLUS activities including a visit to the unspoiled village of My An Hung. 19 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including a visit to Angkor Thom and Ta Prohm Temple in Siem Reap.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights on board the luxurious

Emerald Harmony.

■■ 41 meals: 16 breakfasts, 13 lunches and 12

dinners.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWHA For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 23.

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To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Angkor Thom Gate, Siam Reap, Cambodia

13-Day Majestic Mekong Discoverer Cruise Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City Departing December 2019 – May 2021 From $3,495 per person Day 1 Arrive Siem Reap Day 2 Siem Reap Day 3 Siem Reap Day 4 Siem Reap – Prek’kdam Embarkation Day 5 Kampong Tralach – Phnom Penh Day 6 Phnom Penh Day 7 Phnom Penh – Cambodia/Vietnam Border Crossing – Hong Ngu Day 8 Long Khanh – An Long – Hong Ngu Day 9 My An Hung – Sa Dec – My Tho Day 10 My Tho – Ho Chi Minh City Day 11 Ho Chi Minh City – Disembarkation – City Stay Day 12 Ho Chi Minh City Day 13 Depart Ho Chi Minh City

EmeraldEXCURSION Embark on a fascinating journey to UNESCO World Heritage-listed Angkor Wat to catch the sunrise – a real catch your breath moment.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 7 EmeraldPLUS activities including an evening Tuk-Tuk ride through Phnom Penh. 15 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including a visit to the Killing Fields and Toul Sleng Genocide Museum.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights on board the luxurious Emerald

Your itinerary begins in Siem Reap, Angkor Wat is sure to fascinate, as is Angkor Thom and Ta Prohm. Continue your journey along the majestic Mekong and visit Cambodias capital, Phnom Penh before crossing the border into Vietnam. Explore Ho Chi Minh City during a two night stay.

Harmony. ■■ 30 meals: 12 breakfasts, 9 lunches and 9

dinners.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWVS For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 23.

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2019/2020/2021 Egypt, Nile River & Jordan

Explore ancient Egypt & Jordan with us‌ Sail the longest river in the world, the Nile, on a journey through the heart of ancient Egypt and Jordan. Witness spectacular desert landscapes and thousands of years of history as you follow in the footsteps of the mighty Pharaohs. Uncover this unique part of the world on board the stylish, specially chartered MS Hamees.

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Exceptional EmeraldVALUE Enjoy all of these inclusions on our Egypt, Nile River & Jordan collection... ■■ Airport transfers to and from your ship

and hotels.

■■ 4 nights accommodation on board

MS Hamees.

■■ The services of an Emerald Waterways

Cruise Director throughout your cruise.

■■ All on board meals and a selection of

meals during touring days.

■■ 2 complimentary drinks per guest with

lunch and dinner on board.

■■ Enjoy an included EmeraldEXCURSION

almost every day.

■■ Extra-special excursions and experiences

courtesy of our EmeraldPLUS program.

■■ Tea & coffee facilities in all cabins. ■■ Earn EmeraldEXPLORER loyalty points. ■■ All port charges and overseas transfers.

PLUS all gratuities are included

MS Hamees Embark on a memorable journey from Luxor to Aswan and experience Egypt’s spectacular sites from the surrounds of one of the largest river ships on the Nile. Our exclusively chartered MS Hamees is a comfortable ship with a wealth of amenities, including a swimming pool on the sun deck, a restaurant offering buffet-style breakfast lunch and dinner, a well-appointed lounge and bar, plus a reading room perfect for some quiet time.

MS Hamees is not an Emerald Waterways Star-Ship therefore inclusions and facilities will differ from those of our Star-Ship fleet.

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Nile River, Egypt

15-Day Cairo to Amman Tour & Ancient Egypt River Cruise Cairo to Amman Departing September 2019 – May 2021 From $6,395 per person Day 1 Cairo Day 2 Cairo Day 3 Cairo Day 4 Cairo – Luxor Day 5 Nile Cruising Day 6 Nile Cruising Day 7 Nile Cruising Day 8 Nile Cruising – Abu Simbel – Aswan Day 9 Aswan – Cairo Day 10 Cairo – Amman Day 11 Amman Day 12 Amman – Petra Day 13 Petra Day 14 Petra – Dead Sea Day 15 Amman From bustling Cairo to the ancient treasures of Luxor, step back in time to Ancient Egypt, where included excursions to celebrated pyramids and famous heiroglyphic-adorned tombs, precede a truly eye-opening journey down the Nile River.

EmeraldPLUS A unique experience where you will be welcomed into the home of an Egyptian family. Join them for a traditional home-cooked dinner, share stories, and gain a fascinating insight into their lifestyle.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 5 EmeraldPLUS activities including a walk through the lively local markets in Amman, followed by a lunch of Jordanian specialities.

 1 7 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including a visit

to the Osiris Temple Complex of Philae and a Felucca cruise on the Nile.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 4 nights on board the MS Hamees. ■■ 28 meals: 14 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 9

dinners.

Plus we include all gratuities For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 29.

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Tour code: EMEJ

To book call 877.797.4487 or contact your travel professional


Pyramids at Giza, Egypt

10-Day Cairo & Ancient Egypt River Cruise Cairo to Cairo Departing September 2019 – May 2021 From $4,095 per person Day 1 Cairo Day 2 Cairo Day 3 Cairo Day 4 Cairo – Luxor Day 5 Nile Cruising Day 6 Nile Cruising Day 7 Nile Cruising Day 8 Nile Cruising – Abu Simet – Aswan Day 9 Aswan – Cairo Day 10 Cairo Cairo is a treasure trove of antiquities and a wonderful introduction to Ancient Egyptian history. View Tutankhamun, the pyramids at Giza and the Great Sphinx, before continuing on your memorable journey, complete with included excursions and an awe-inspiring cruise down the mighty Nile River.

EmeraldEXCURSION Visit the Egyptian Museum in Cairo to discover many priceless antiquities including artifacts recovered from Tutankhamun’s tomb.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 3 EmeraldPLUS activities including a traditional Nubian show on board. 13 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including a visit to the Pyramids and the Great Sphinx.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 4 nights on board the MS Hamees. ■■ 19 meals: 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches and

6 dinners.

Plus we include all gratuities

NEW

16-Day Israel & Ancient Egypt River Cruise Now available ­‑ Call for details Tour code: EMEI

Tour code: EMEE For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 29.

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2020 The Dalmatian Coast Yacht Cruises

Explore Dalmatia's natural beauty with us‌ Let us take you on an adventure to the sun-kissed shores and sparkling waters of the Dalmatian coast, in beautiful Croatia. The azure waters of the Adriatic Sea play host to thousands of off-shore islands, breath-taking mountain ranges and unspoiled cities. Travel in unrivalled comfort on board our exclusively chartered yachts.

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Exceptional EmeraldVALUE Enjoy all of these inclusions on our Dalmatian coast collection... ■■ 7 nights on board the exclusively

chartered MS Swallow or MS Lastavica.

■■ Selected on board meals. ■■ 2 complimentary drinks with every

on board lunch and dinner.

■■ Excellent on board amenities, including

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a VIP Saloon, fully-stocked bar, air-conditioned restaurant and Sunny Deck. Complimentary tea and coffee on board. Complimentary water included for every excursion. Enjoy an included EmeraldEXCURSION almost every day of your cruise. Extra-special excursions and experiences courtesy of our EmeraldPLUS program. Swim stops in idyllic locations. Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. First-class service from an Englishspeaking crew and knowledgeable local guides. Earn EmeraldEXPLORER loyalty points. All port charges and transfers within Europe.

PLUS all gratuities are included

MS Swallow & MS Lastavica The sun-kissed calm of the Mediterranean Sea is the perfect setting for an ocean cruise on board our exclusively chartered yachts. The public areas include a restaurant, an intimate lounge area, a Sunny Deck complete with Jacuzzi, and comfortable suites. These small-ships also come complete with a swim platform with specially fitted steps, perfect for taking a dip in the crystalclear waters during swim-stops.

MS Swallow & MS Lastavica are not Emerald Waterways Star-Ships therefore inclusions and facilities will differ from those of our Star-Ship fleet.

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Mijet, Croatia

8-Day The Islands of Dalmatia Trogir to Dubrovnik Departing April – October 2020 From $2,995 per person Day 1 Split – Trogir Day 2 Trogir – Šibenik Day 3 Skradin – Split Day 4 Pučišća – Hvar Day 5 Hvar – Korčula Day 6 Korčula – Mijet – Slano Day 7 Slano – Dubrovnik Day 8 Dubrovnik A fascinating journey of exploration, this insightful itinerary has been specially designed to showcase the innate beauty of this spectacular coastline. Start your trip in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed historical center of Trogir and venture to postcard-worthy coastal towns, scenic national parks and secluded beaches. Enjoy dining on local cuisine, swimming near iconic waterfalls in Krka National Park and touring medieval buildings.

EmeraldPLUS Visit Ston, a city known as the gatekeeper of the Pelješac peninsula’s wine empire for a guided tour followed by a local wine tasting.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 2 EmeraldPLUS activities including a visit to a stone masonry school in Pučišća.  EmeraldEXCURSIONS including a guided tour 7 of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Dubrovnik.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a comfortable cabin. ■■ 15 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

2 dinners.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWDC

EmeraldEXCURSION Visit Krka National Park, an iconic spot best loved for its waterfalls, gorges and swimming spots. 34

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Trogir, Croatia

8-Day The Pearls of North Dalmatia

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Trogir to Trogir Departing April – October 2020 From $2,995 per person Day 1 Split – Trogir Day 2 Trogir – Vodice Day 3 Vodice – Zadar Day 4 Zadar – Rab Day 5 Rab – Telašćica Nature Park Day 6 Telašćica Nature Park – Kornati – Šibenik Day 7 Šibenik – Trogir Day 8 Trogir – Split Red-roofed medieval buildings and peaceful bays provide the perfect accompaniment to your cruise along the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic coast. Your journey around North Dalmatia includes a visit to Telašćica National Park, a delightful scattering of islands that are swathed in natural beauty. While ancient Trogir and Šibenik Romanesque architecture will be sure to amaze, as will your cruise through the natural archipelago which is the Kornati Islands.

EmeraldPLUS In Rab, enjoy a delightful tasting of Rapska cake, baked to an 800-year-old recipe. This shortbread-like cake is made using almonds and maraschino liqueur.

EmeraldDISCOVERY highlights unique to your itinerary 3 EmeraldPLUS activities including a local wine tasting on board. 7 EmeraldEXCURSIONS including guided tours of Split and Zadar.

Our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions come as standard ■■ 7 nights in a comfortable cabin. ■■ 15 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and

2 dinners.

Plus we include all gratuities Tour code: EWDS

EmeraldEXCURSION In Šibenik embark on a guided tour of the city’s medieval heart, including the UNESCO World Heritage-listed St. James Cathedral.

For a full list of our exceptional EmeraldVALUE inclusions - see page 33.

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