Enjoy the Taste of Bordeaux

With Emmy®-winning AmaWaterways Godmother Samantha Brown

Join Emmy® award-winning TV host and travel expert Samantha Brown as she hosts a special 7-night Taste of Bordeaux river cruise with AmaWaterways, August 6-13, 2020! Attend hosted dinners with exquisite locally-sourced cuisine and wine and join Samantha, host of the popular PBS show, Places to Love, and the esteemed Godmother of our AmaMagna, for two interactive sessions as she regales you with tales of her adventures and shares heart-felt travel advice garnered from over 17 years creating and hosting travel shows. Plus, enjoy a variety of included excursions while discovering picturesque winegrowing villages along France’s Garonne and Dordogne rivers. It’s the ultimate French experience!

Taste of Bordeaux

August 6-13, 2020

AmaDolce

LIMITED-TIME OFFER: FREE ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE OR $1,500 SAVINGS PER STATEROOM On select 2020 sailings throughout Europe

Book your Taste of Bordeaux cruise with Samantha Brown by December 31, 2019 and you’ll receive Free Economy Airfare! Must mention promo code FLYFREE at the time of booking to receive Free Airfare from select US and Canada gateways. Or take advantage of our reduced single supplement of 25% on select balconies and suites (promo code SOLO-25).

Prefer an upgrade? Now you can receive 2-for-1 savings on business class seats for this special sailing! Must mention promo code FLYBUS at time of booking to receive 2-for-1 Business Airfare.

Contact your preferred travel professional or call toll free: 1-800-626-0126

Itinerary Taste of Bordeaux
CRUISE YEAR
CRUISE FROM : Bordeaux to Bordeaux
Travel to France’s legendary wine capital, Bordeaux. Iconic châteaux, timeless vineyards and delicious wine tastings are plentiful as you visit Libourne, Blaye, Bourg, Pauillac and Cadillac. This trip is a must for anyone interested in the best of French culture, lifestyle, wine and food.
COUNTRIES: France
RIVERS: Dordogne, Garonne

Taste of Bordeaux At A Glance

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Included Features Taste of Bordeaux

SPACIOUS STATEROOMS
  • 7 nights luxury accommodation in an outside stateroom (most with French balconies)
  • Computer for internet access
  • Entertainment-On-Demand in all staterooms featuring free high-speed internet access, movies, a music library and English language TV stations
  • Desk and sitting area
  • Bottled water replenished daily
AN ARRAY OF AMENITIES
  • Wellness Activities with a dedicated Wellness Host leading various exercise classes as well as discussions on healthy eating and relaxation techniques, both on board and on shore.
  • Personalized service from a highly trained Cruise Manager during both cruise and land programs
  • Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • Sun deck whirlpool and walking track
  • Fitness room, massage services and hair
  • Main Lounge with panoramic views and bar
  • Daily entertainment including cultural performances
AWARD-WINNING DINING
  • All onboard dining in a variety of venues
  • Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients
  • The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant
  • Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Dinner, Captain's Cocktail and Gala Dinner
  • La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs exclusive dining experience
  • Unlimited fine wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Unlimited sparkling wine and fresh juice with breakfast
  • Sip & Sail Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Tapas, snacks and refreshments served daily in the Main Lounge
A WORLD OF EXPLORATION
  • Immersive tours in every destination
  • Gentle, regular, active and late-riser tour options
  • Bike tours and hikes
  • Special Interest Tours
  • Knowledgeable guides
  • Personal headset for easy exploration
  • Airport transfers with purchase of air from AmaWaterways
Dates & Prices Taste of Bordeaux
EMBARK August 6
7-NIGHT CRUISEBordeauxBordeaux
Free Air From Select Gateways
PRICES ARE PER PERSON
ADD 2 NIGHTS BILBAO, 2 NIGHTS SAN SEBASTIAN PRE-CRUISE AND 2 NIGHTS LOIRE VALLEY, 1 NIGHT PARIS CHARLES DE GAULLE POST-CRUISE
Notes:
ImportantDates, prices & itineraries are subject to change.

Port Charges not included in cruise price$189 per person.

Single Supplement for CruiseCategory E and D 25% of twin price; Category C, B, and A 50% of twin price; Suite 100% of twin price.

Single Supplement for LandA single supplement charge will be applied to pre- and post-cruise hotel extensions. Please call for pricing details.

BeddingPlease select bedding configuration at the time of booking. The Options are: Option A: Two twin beds Option B: One large bed (larger than queen size).

*Applicable Gateways: ATL, BNA, BOS, CLE, CLT, CVG, DEN, DFW, DTW, EWR, IAD, IAH, JFK, LAX, MCI, MCO, MIA, MSP, OKC, ORD, PHL, PHX, PIT, SFO, STL, YYC, YUL, YVR, YYZ.
Other gateways available for an additional $199 per person.
Terms & Conditions:

All rates are per person in USD based on double occupancy in a base category stateroom unless stated otherwise. FREE ECONOMY AIRFARE and 2-FOR-1 BUSINESS AIRFARE are valid on select sailings for new double occupancy reservations booked and deposited by December 31, 2019. FREE ECONOMY AIRFARE and 2-FOR-1 BUSINESS AIRFARE promotions are based on round-trip, trans-Atlantic airfare departing from select gateways as published (based on availability). Offers includes base ticket price, fuel surcharges, taxes and roundtrip airport transfers between the airport and ship and/or hotel for services purchased through AmaWaterways for a published itinerary only. Promotions not applicable to triple/child fares. The deposit requirement for FREE ECONOMY AIRFARE promotion is $750 per person, $550 of which is non-refundable. The deposit requirement for 2-FOR-1 BUSINESS AIRFARE promotion is $1,000 per person, $800 of which is non-refundable. Guest(s) must pay full brochure (published) fare for all itinerary components in order qualify. Flight schedules, routings and air carriers are at the discretion of AmaWaterways and are published approximately 75 days prior to departure or sooner. Custom itineraries, itinerary requests and schedule deviations are not accepted on this promotion. Air carrier and flight schedule will be confirmed by AmaWaterways and cannot be substituted. No recourse available for those who wish to change or cancel their selected flight schedules. Additional luggage fees and other ancillary charges imposed by the carrier will apply and can be found on the carrier’s website on or after the release of the flight schedule. Must mention promo code FLYFREE in order to receive FREE ECONOMY AIRFARE and FLYBUS in order to receive 2-FOR-1 BUSINESS AIRFARE. Other gateways available for an additional $199 per person (includes base ticket price, fuel surcharges and taxes). Must mention promo code SAVEAIR or SAVEBUS in order to receive. 25% Single Supplement is applicable on the cruise-only portion in the following categories: C, B, A; must mention promo code SOLO-25. FREE ECONOMY AIRFARE and 2-FOR-1 BUSINESS AIRFARE are not combinable with Solo Traveler Program bookings or any other promotions/discounts. Offers are not combinable with solo offers or solo travelers booked in a D or E stateroom. Offer is capacity-controlled and subject to modification, reduction or withdrawal without notice. Stateroom upgrades, land programs, port charges, visas, and gratuities are additional. Other restrictions apply. CST#2065452-20

Ships Taste of Bordeaux
The custom-designed AmaDolce was introduced in 2009 and features spacious staterooms, most with French Balconies, Internet/WiFi access, walking track along our Sun Deck and guided bicycle tours at stops along the river.Learn more
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