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2017 Europe River Cruising & Touring
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2016 Europe River Cruising & Tours
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Europe River Cruising

Destination
 

Experience the romance and adventure of Europe’s waterways! Join us aboard Evergreen’s award-winning deluxe Emerald ‘Star Ship’ river cruise.
                                       
Discover Europe’s fairytale castles and breathtaking landscapes, explore grand cities and soak up the rich history and culture.
 
While our itineraries are comprehensive, you will also appreciate the freedom for personal discoveries of Europe in your own time. While on board, relax in the swimming pool and enjoy an enchanting and unimpeded views of the spectacular rivers and countryside. Amazingly, this whole space converts into an evening cinema for your viewing pleasure.
 
Our 'Star Ships' are at the forefront of design with spacious Owner's One Bedroom Suites, full balcony suites and innovative drop-down windows.
 
To enhance your European river cruising experience why not discover Europe beyond its rivers. We also offer a wide range of seamlessly linked land tours and, exciting ocean cruising extensions.
  
New for 2017
We now offer two exciting cruises in the South of France and Portugal!  So whether you're new to European river cruising, or have already explored the classic Rhine, Main and Danube rivers and looking for more, there is something for you in our 2017 program. 
  
Also new, exciting escorted tours to Spain and Tuscany, which seamlessly combine with a deluxe river. Why not add a City Escape (or two) and discover Amsterdam, Edinburgh, Lisbon or Madrid.
 
Take a virtual tour of a stunning Emerald ‘Star Ship’, your deluxe floating hotel or watch the short video series about the Evergreen Emerald ‘Star Ship’ Experience.

*Conditions apply.
 

Free Information Session: Europe River Cruising 2017

Want to hear all about the latest & greatest of our European Cruise Tour offerings for 2017?
During the month of May we will be holding our Europe information sessions around Australia in: Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney.

RSVP and reserve your place here. As spaces are limited, RSVP is essential.
 
 
Superb amenities feature in all suites and staterooms including a flat screen TV with infotainment system, individual air conditioning system, a safe, a fridge, hairdryer, hotel-style beds and an ensuite bathroom, at a minimum. Plus there's complimentary Wi-Fi and bottled water daily.
Scroll down to see an overview of the deckplan and details on suites and staterooms on board.
 
Deck Plan Emerald
One bedroom owners suite
Owner Suite

Owner's One Bedroom Suite

For the ultimate cruising indulgence the 315ft2 (29.2m2) Owner’s One Bedroom Suites on the Horizon Deck are nearly twice the size of an Evergreen Stateroom and Suites feature a full outside balcony which converts to a sunroom, a separate bedroom and living area, a deluxe walk-in wardrobe and a spacious ensuite bathroom.

With Evergreen’s superb In-Suite Service you can opt for a continental breakfast served on your balcony. Delectable pre-dinner canapés are served in-suite and your complimentary mini-bar with beer, wine and soft drinks is stocked daily.

Complimentary bathrobes and slippers, an Ipad and a Nespresso coffee machine, along with four items of laundry per cabin per day are also included. There’s also a flat screen TV with infotainment system, individual air conditioning system, a personal safe, hairdryer, hotel-style beds, complimentary wi-fi and bottled water daily.



 
 
Grand Suite
Grand Suite

Grand Balcony Suite

On the Horizon Deck the Grand Balcony Suites
at 210ft2 (19.5m2) offer the luxury of outside space. In addition to the full outdoor balcony which converts into a sunroom at the touch of a button, enjoy the convenience of the mini-bar (at additional cost) plus our Emerald Concierge Service so you can enjoy a continental breakfast as well as delicious pre-dinner canapés served in the comfort of your Suite.

Complimentary bathrobes and slippers, a Nespresso coffee machine, and two items of laundry per cabin per day are also included. Also includes: flat screen TV with infotainment system, individual air conditioning system, a personal safe, hairdryer, hotel-style beds, an ensuite bathroom, complimentary wi-fi and bottled water daily.



 

 
 
Balcony Suite
Balcony Suite

Emerald Balcony Suite

The spacious Emerald Balcony Suites are located on the Horizon (R or P category) and Vista Decks (A, B or C category). These Suites are 180ft2 (16.7m2) and are blessed with an innovative indoor balcony. At the touch of a button the top section of your floor to ceiling window drops down, flooding your Suite with fresh air and providing seamless views.

All Emerald Balcony Suites include a flat screen TV with infotainment system, individual air conditioning system, a personal safe, fridge, hairdryer, hotel-style beds, an ensuite bathroom, complimentary wi-fi and bottled water daily.

The Emerald Balcony Suites on the Horizon Deck (R or P category) also enjoy the desirable upper deck views as well as additional inclusions like complimentary bathrobes and slippers, and other treats to make your experience special.

 
 
Stateroom
Stateroom

Emerald Stateroom

Measuring 162 ft2 (15m2) the Emerald Staterooms are located on the Riviera Deck. Although the interior fixtures and amenities are identical to the Emerald Balcony Suites, the Emerald Staterooms have a small fixed picture windows due to the lower deck position.

All Staterooms are equipped with a flat screen TV with infotainment system, individual air conditioning system, a personal safe, fridge, hairdryer, hotel-style beds, an ensuite bathroom, complimentary wi-fi and bottled water daily.



 
 

NB: The deckplan and cabin layout images are an indication only and may vary.
 
 

Pool By Day...

Take a dip in our 6m x 4m heated swimming pool, situated at the rear of the Horizon Deck. A retractable glass roof allows you to enjoy the pool and bar in all conditions.
 

...Cinema by Night!

In the evening, the pool area transforms into a cinema! Up to 30 guests can enjoy the comforts of this space to enjoy movie nights and special presentations, as well as continue to enjoy drinks at the bar.
 
Cinema

The Terrace

Enjoy a choice of dining options on board, including the beautiful open air Terrace. Delight in a casual al fresco dining experience, perfect for long European summer days and sunset cocktails.  Early risers can also enjoy a light breakfast and watch the sunrise!
 
Alfresco
 

The Reception & Lobby

You'll be welcomed with a warm smile and friendly service onboard the Emerald 'Star Ships'. Stylish, contemporary design elements and floor-to-ceiling windows contribute to the light, bright and spacious feeling so you'll be right at home.
 

Trip Inclusions & Features

  • Emerald Waterways Cruise Ships exclusive to Evergreen Tours
  • Balanced itineraries between must-see sights and free time
  • Complimentary "You're Invited" unique and exclusive local experiences included
  • "Discover More" sightseeing options to personalise your holiday
  • Services of Evergreen Cruise Directors plus expert local guides
  • Port taxes and charges included
  • All tipping and gratuities included
  • Free airport transfers
 
On an Evergreen River Cruise or Coach Tour we know the value of free time for you to explore Europe on your own. However, we also know that most of our clients like to be offered extra sightseeing to personalise their holiday, so we’ve negotiated with Europe’s best operators to bring you experiences such as the Lido in Paris, Classical Music in Vienna, or a day trip to the medieval fortified town of Rothenburg. When you pre-book one of the following tours you will be assured of the best price and value added extra ‘exclusive’ to Evergreen Tours.
Here are just some of our popular "Discover More" tours. For the full list, click here to download.

**Note: The Palacio da Bolsa - Porto, Portugal is no longer available and has been cancelled for the 2017 season.
 
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Rothenburg Excusion

The best preserved medieval fortified town in Germany is a 45 minute drive from Wurzburg. Step back into the middle ages while you walk the cobbled streets and town walls, admiring the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque houses and fountains.

Duration: Day trip
EVERGREEN PRICE: $110*^
^Note: Guests choosing this excursion will miss the guided tour of Wurzburg.
 
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Cesky Krumlov Tour

A UNESCO World Heritage site situated in South Bohemia in the Czech Republic, which has been perfectly preserved as an example
of medieval life. Lunch is included.

Duration: Day trip
EVERGREEN PRICE: $150*^
^Note: Guests choosing this excursion will miss the tour of Passau.
^Note: this tour runs on the same day as the Salzburg Excursion, so it is only possible to book one or the other.
 
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Viennese Evening Concert

An evening to remember at one of Vienna’s famous Concert Halls enjoying a wonderful mix of symphony, ballet and opera in celebration of Mozart and Strauss, two of Austria’s most influential composers. Enjoy a glass of champagne in the interval.

Duration: 2 hours
EVERGREEN PRICE: $110*
 
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Excursion to Brühl

Take a tour to Bruhl, the former town of residence of the Prince Bishops of Cologne and famous for the Augustusburg and Falkenlust palaces, both listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Duration: 3 hours
EVERGREEN PRICE: $100*
*Note: this excursion is not available on certain sailings.
 
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Excursion to the Black Sea

As your ship docks in Silistra for the day, take a coach excursion to the nearby Black Sea. The seaside town of Varna was founded in
600BC by the Greeks and today is Bulgaria's gateway to the Black Sea trade. We also visit small towns with inner lakes and ocean beachfronts.

Duration: Full Day
EVERGREEN PRICE: $190*
 
*To guarantee your place on your chosen activity please reserve at the time of booking your tour. Activities are subject to minimum numbers, seasonal operation, weather conditions and/or availability. Prices are AUD per person.
 

2017 Earlybird Offers

Fly Free*
Available on the following cruise options:
  • 15+ day cruising days in Riviera Deck - all year
  • 21+ day cruise tours in a Balcony Suite - all year (excludes France and Portugal itineraries)

Fly from $795* per person
Book a 15 day river cruise between Amsterdam and Budapest on the Vista Deck (Cat C, B or A) and pay $795* per person when your cruise departs March, April, October, November or December; or pay $945* per person you’re your cruise departs May, June, July, August or September.


2 for 1 Airfares*
Available on the following cruise tour options:
Book and Save
Save $250pp* when you book an Emerald Balcony Suite (all year) on the:

Save $500pp* when you book:
Save $600pp* when you book:
Save $750pp* when you book:
Save $1,000 pp* when you book:
 

Fly Business Class

Book and pay a deposit for a 2017 Evergreen European River Cruise of 15 days or longer in a Grand Balcony Suite (S) or Owners One Bedroom Suite (SA) and full Business Class for $3,995* per person inc taxes.
 
 

Solo Explorers

Book a deposit as a single traveller on any 2017 Europe river cruise of 15 days or longer on the Riviera deck and pay no single supplement*
OR
Book Category R Emerald Balcony Suite, receive up to $6,290* off solo surcharge.
 
 

Early Payment Discount*

Book and pay in FULL by the required date and you’ll enjoy some more great extra savings.
The earlier you pay, the more you can SAVE* -
6 months in advance - Save up to $300* per couple
9 months in advance - Save up to $500* per couple
Over 12 months in advance - Save up to $800* per couple
Combinable with all Earlybird Offers.

*Conditions apply. For FULL terms and conditions refer to Evergreen’s 2017 Europe River Cruising & Touring brochure. All prices based on per person twin share. Valid on new bookings only. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer. All prices based on cruise components only. 
 
 
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