AmaWaterways Unveils New Ships For Colombia

AmaWaterways has unveiled details of two newly designed ships and itineraries debuting in 2024 in Colombia on the Magdalena River.

The cruise company is now accepting reservations for its program that sails into the heart of Colombia on board the custom-built AmaMagdalena and AmaMelodia.

Rudi Schreiner, co-founder and president of AmaWaterways, said: “We are absolutely thrilled to have two beautiful ships joining our growing fleet of 26 award-winning river cruise ships and share details on the new itineraries cruising between Cartagena and Barranquilla along the Magdalena River.”

Schreiner added: “After visiting and falling in love with this region, we are so excited to now offer our guests the opportunity to discover Colombia’s vibrant culture, unique traditions and natural beauty.”

Kristin Karst, co-founder and executive vice president of AmaWaterways, noted that: “Everything, from the design of our two stunning ships to the immersive curated itineraries, reflects our pioneering spirit and mission to provide our guests with top-of-the-line accommodations, warm and welcoming services, locally inspired cuisine and enriching experiences engaging with local communities along this fascinating river.”

Karst continued: “We are extremely grateful for our travel advisor partners and loyal guests who continue to support us and are as excited as we are to discover this new continent for river cruising.”

The AmaMagdalena launches March 30, 2024 and AmaMelodia begins sailing June 19, 2024. Prices for seven-night cruises start at C$4,841 per person based on double occupancy.

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