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Our Awards

Evergreen & Emerald Waterways have won many prestigious awards recognising our exceptional quality, innovation, experiences and value.
 
Back in 2014, our custom-built Emerald Waterways Star-Ships were voted “Best New River Ships” in the 2014 Cruise Critic Editors' Picks awards in the inaugural year of operation. Our sister brand Emerald Waterways was crowned “Best For Value” in the 2015 Cruise Critic Editors' Picks awards and has won this award for the past five consecutive years.
 
Join us to enjoy the exceptional Emerald Waterways experience for yourself.
Cruise Critic 2019 Award - Best River Cruise Line for Value
2019 Cruise Critic UK Editors Picks - Best River Cruise Line for Value

For the 5th year in a row, we are extremely proud to have won Best River Cruise Line for Value at the 2019 Cruise Critic UK Awards. These prestigious awards represent excellence in ocean, river and luxury cruising.
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2018 Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks – Best River Cruise Line for Value

Evergreen Cruises & Tours has been awarded “2018 Best River Line for Value” in Australia by Cruise Critic, the world’s leading cruise reviews site and online community, while our sister company Emerald Waterways has won the award internationally for the past four consecutive years. We are delighted to be consistently recognised for our commitment to premium cruising at competitive priced fares. 

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2017 Cruise Critic Editors' Picks - Best Value For Money, River Cruise

For the third year running, Cruise Critic, the world's leading cruise reviews site and online community, announced that Emerald Waterways has been awarded "Best Value for Money" in this year's awards. We are excited to receive this award again, and it's reflective of the generous value packed into our cruises at a competitive price point. We look forward to welcoming you aboard our 'Star Ships' for a memorable journey at an incredible value.

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2016 Cruise Critic Editors' Picks - Best River Line For Value

For the second consecutive year, Cruise Critic, the world's leading cruise reviews site and online community, announced that Emerald Waterways has been awarded "Best River Line for Value". We are thrilled to receive this award again, and we look forward to building upon this in our future years of sailing into the Rhône, Saône and Douro Rivers.

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The Chairman's Circle of Honours 2015

Hailed by US Travel & Brand USA through the Chairman’s Circle Honours, nominations were submitted by US Travel Association’s Chairman Circle members. Evergreen Cruises & Tours was among more than 50 honorees from around the world. We are delighted with the recognition and look forward to many more tours to come.

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2015 Cruise Critic Editors' Picks - Best River Line For Value

Cruise Critic, the world's leading cruise reviews site and online community announced on the 5th October 2015, that Emerald Waterways has been awarded "Best River Line for Value" in this year's awards. We are overjoyed with the recognition and look forward to building upon this in our future years of sailing.

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2015 Cruise International Awards - Best New Ship - Highly Commended

We are delighted to have won the Highly Commended award for “Best New River Ship” which was won by the Emerald Dawn in this years' Cruise International Awards 2015. Our guests can enjoy innovative features such as our open air balconies and a heated swimming pool which converts into a cinema by night!

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2015 Cruise International Awards - Best River Cruise Line - Highly Commended

We are delighted to announce that we picked up the Highly Commended award for “Best River Cruise Line” in this year’s Cruise International Awards 2015.

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2014 Cruise Critic Editors' Picks - Best New River Ship

We're delighted to receive the award for Best New River Ship in the prestigious 2014 Cruise Critic Awards. We are proud that our Emerald Star and Emerald Sky Star-Ships have been recognised for their modern and innovative features, especially the indoor swimming pool which converts into a cinema area by night.