Exploring the waterways of Europe, Southeast and beyond
Emerald Cruises offers a diverse lineup of river and yacht cruises on three continents. Emerald Azzurra, the line’s first ocean-going vessel which debuted in March 2022, is a 100-guest, luxury yacht sailing the warm waters of the Mediterranean, Adriatic and Red Seas, and new for the 2023/2024 season, the Caribbean and Central America. In November 2022, Emerald Azzurra was named Best New Luxury Ship in Cruise Critic’s 2022 Editors’ Picks Awards. Emerald Sakara, the brand’s second luxury yacht, launches in 2023. On the rivers, Emerald Cruises sails eight branded Star-Ships in Europe and one on the Mekong. The brand offers innovatively-designed ships, outstanding service and a focus on active shore excursions and onboard wellness offerings through their signature EmeraldACTIVE program.
Why Emerald Cruises?
Sail the world with Emerald Cruises. Interweaving exploration, innovation, and wellness, you’ll immerse yourself in enriching onshore experiences whilst life on board our river cruising Star-Ships and ocean-going luxury yachts promises ultimate relaxation. As small ship experts, we champion the intimate and spacious lifestyle that takes you to the heart of the globe’s premiere travel destinations. With an excellent staff-to-guest ratio, you’ll relish world-class cuisine, blissful spa treatments^, and once-in-a-lifetime excursions, all underpinned by superior service and exceptional people. Our suite of generous inclusions cares for all necessities and comforts, including airport transfers, all gratuities on board and onshore, all on board meals, and illuminating handpicked excursions.
Embarking on a river cruise will unveil the majestic wonders of the world and introduce you to exhilarating cultures and traditions. Broaden your horizons by touring the beautiful cities, towns, and villages that dot the riverbanks, meet with locals to learn more about their way of life, and sample the finest wines and cuisine with flavours that dance on your palate.
A yacht cruise provides the ultimate getaway for rest and relaxation. Swimming in luxury, you’ll want for nothing on board our award-winning vessels, with delectable meals, fascinating ports of call, and ample room to unwind in any way you see fit. Relish in the full luxury yacht cruising experience with a pampering session at the Elements Spa and swim stops in dazzling azure waters.