Dear Vacations To Go Customer,
is known for offering a great value in
European river cruising, while sister company Scenic
in luxury sailings that it calls "truly all-inclusive." Both companies
are offering our customers fantastic deals on airfare. Read on for details.
These Emerald Waterways
offers apply to 2018 departures in Europe.
Fly for free
from select gateways or
save $2,000 per couple
($1,000 per person) off these brand-new itineraries: The Classic
, The Majestic Rhine
and The Charms of Holland &
. This offer is combinable with select promotions. Book by
Fly for free
from select gateways when you book by September 1
-- applies to
80 departures in 2018.
Fly for free
from select gateways on departures of Sensations of Southern
when you book by August 31
Fly from $495 per person
from select gateways when you sail the Danube, Rhine, Douro and more.
Book by September 1.
promotions are for 2017 and 2018 trips in Europe:
Save $6,300 per couple
($3,150 per person) off select river cruises in 2017, plus receive a
free onboard credit of 150 euros per couple. Book by September 1.
Fly for free
from select gateways on 2018 departures of 11 Day Beautiful
, 15 Day Jewels of Europe
and more. Book by August 31.
Fly for free
from select gateways on a limited number of 2018 departures, including a
rare 23-day voyage from the North Sea to the Black Sea. Book by
for more air offers and other promotions from Scenic.
has a fleet of young ships in Europe with contemporary interior designs.
The earliest were built in 2014, and three are new this year. Among the
innovative features you'll find on board most ships are a heated
swimming pool with a retractable roof (this space converts to a movie
theater on certain nights), as well as balcony suites that open to the
outdoors -- the upper part of the window can automatically slide down to
let in the fresh air.
The upfront rate of an Emerald Waterways vacation includes meals, guided
excursions, gratuities and transfers. Complimentary wine, beer and soft
drinks are served at lunch and dinner, and tea and coffee are available
at any time. Borrow one of the onboard bicycles to explore in port, and
take advantage of the complimentary Wi-Fi.
The line arranges special experiences, like afternoon tea with a
Slovakian family in their Bratislava home or a Provencal-style dinner on
the Rhone hosted by a local chef. EmeraldACTIVE shore excursions are
offered, too, such as a guided bike tour in the Wachau Valley along the
Danube or a hike in the Black Forest.
offers a "truly all-inclusive" river cruise, where the upfront price
covers the following: all meals, unlimited beverages, all gratuities,
transfers, Wi-Fi, in-suite butler service, an in-suite refrigerator
restocked daily and a variety of shore excursions. Ships are stocked
with electric bikes, standard bicycles and Nordic walking sticks.
The line's Scenic Space-Ships have suites with private verandas. The
balconies can be transformed into sun lounges -- if the weather turns
chilly, push a button and a glass pane will rise to create an enclosed
space with full riverside views.
The Scenic ships offer several dining venues. The casual River Cafe
serves light meals, snacks and gelato, while the Crystal Dining Room
hosts full breakfasts, lunches and dinners. The intimate Portobellos for
Italian fare (or L'Amour on French river cruises) provides some of the
ship's best views from its location at the front of the ship, along with
five-course meals paired with regional wines. Table La Rive, reserved
for guests in certain suites, presents a six-course tasting menu.
both based in France, have two unique new features. Scenic Culinaire
hosts cooking classes, and it's outfitted with cooking stations,
refrigerators filled with fresh ingredients from local markets and a
live camera and screen so that participating guests can easily follow
the chef's instruction. The second draw is a new spa experience called
the Salt Lounge. Constructed of handcrafted salt bricks, the space is
said to provide therapeutic benefits.
Scenic offers several ways to enjoy each destination. Scenic Enrich
experiences provide unique cultural highlights (a private evening
concert at Vienna's Palais Liechtenstein, for example). Scenic
FreeChoice offers multiple options for sightseeing, from easygoing
outings like museum visits to active pursuits such as hiking and biking.
Scenic Tailormade is designed for those who wish to explore on their
own. You'll be given a handheld GPS device loaded with interactive maps,
commentary and touring options (including cycling routes) to help guide
you through your personal excursion.
Here are this week's Top 10 Scenic and Emerald Waterways
. All prices are per person, based on double occupancy, and
subject to availability.
Secrets of the Douro
8 days with Emerald Waterways. Begins and ends in Porto. Fly from
$495 per person from select gateways.
Starting at $2,595. Departures
from April 14 through November 10, 2018.
The Charms of Holland & Belgium
8 days with Emerald Waterways. Begins and ends in Amsterdam. Fly for
free from select gateways, or save $2,000 per couple.
$2,995. Departs July 13 and September 22, 2018.
Sensations of Southern France
8 days with Emerald Waterways. Travels between Nice and Lyon. Fly for
free from select gateways.
Starting at $2,995. Departures from April
21 through October 13, 2018.
The Classic Rhine
8 days with Emerald Waterways. Begins in Amsterdam and ends in
Frankfurt. Fly for free from select gateways or save $2,000 per
Starting at $3,095. Departs July 20, August 19 and September
The Majestic Rhine
8 days with Emerald Waterways. Begins in Frankfurt and ends in Basel.
Fly for free from select gateways or save $2,000 per couple.
Starting at $3,095. Departs July 27, August 26 and September 30, 2018.
8 Day Dutch Sights & Belgian Delights
8 days with Scenic Cruises. Begins and ends in Amsterdam. Save $500
Starting at $3,495. Departs April 25 & 30, 2018.
8 Day Rhine Highlights
8 days with Scenic Cruises. Travels between Amsterdam and Zurich. Fly
from $295 per person from select gateways.
Starting at $3,595.
Departures from May 2 through October 22, 2018.
8 Day Gems of the Danube
8 days with Scenic Cruises. Travels between Budapest and Nuremberg.
Fly from $295 per person from select gateways.
$3,995. Departures from May 3 through September 27, 2018.
15 Day Jewels of Europe
15 days with Scenic Cruises. Travels between Amsterdam and Budapest.
Save $6,300 per couple, plus receive a free 150 euro onboard
Starting at $6,745. Departures from September 25 through
October 25, 2017.
15 Day Romantic Rhine & Moselle
15 days with Scenic Cruises. Travels between Amsterdam and Basel.
Save $6,300 per couple, plus receive a free 150 euro onboard credit.
Starting at $6,745. Departs September 4, 18 & 20 and October 11, 2017.
Customers in the US and Canada can call us toll-free at 800-510-4002.
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