AmaWaterways’ Newest Ship Enters Service

by Daniel McCarthy
AmaWaterways’ Newest Ship Enters Service

Photo: Facebook/Cruise Manager @raul_amawaterways


AmaKristina, the newest ship from AmaWaterways, kicked off its maiden voyage this week, sailing from Amsterdam to Basel.

The 158-passenger ship, named after AmaWaterways’ co-owner and executive vice president Kristin Karst, will officially be christened in Lahnstein, Germany, on May 10. When it enters service, it will sail the Rhine between Amsterdam and Basel.

The ship sports a heated swimming pool and swim-up bar as well as multiple dining venues, a fitness center and spa, and staterooms with AmaWaterways’ exclusive twin balconies.

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