Jewish Heritage river cruises in Europe


Now that the summer season is gearing up, people's urge to travel is almost palpable. They're reminded that vacation, rest, discovery and adventure are all within reach. That's where we come in. Whether your are looking for a last minute river cruise this summer, or planning one more getaway before the holiday rush, here are some ideas for Jewish Travelers. A stand out of the fall cruise lineup is our Jewish Heritage collection. AmaWaterways offers Jewish Heritage cruises this November on the Melodies of the Danube and Blue Danube Discovery itineraries with savings of $1,000 per stateroom. Clients can explore ancient Jewish culture and traditions, modern museums and historical monuments dedicated to Europe's rich Jewish legacy. In addition to our standard city tours included in every port, your clients have the option to participate in special shore excursions to synagogues, Jewish districts and other noteworthy landmarks. Highlights include:

• The Dohany Street Synagogue in Budapest, the second-largest synagogue in the world and also an acclaimed Jewish museum. 

• The tomb of Rabbi Chatam Sofer in Bratislava 

• Visits to the Jewish Museum, Judenplatz, and the Old Synagogue in Vienna 

• The home of Oscar Schindler in Regensburg • 

Court Room 600 at the Nuremberg Palace of Justice, the scene of the Nuremberg trials following World War II 

These cruises are not kosher, however, frozen kosher meals are available with advance notice.

Click here to see schedule for 2015 river cruises with Jewish Heritage theme