Navigating the rivers Rhine, Main, Danube and Moselle; the Emerald Star, Sky, Sun, Dawn and Destiny can guide you through some of Europe’s most magical stretches of water and help you explore many of the continent’s most arresting and enchanting cities. The five sister vessels, boasting a modest capacity of 182 guests apiece, are all blessed with a selection of wonderful amenities and features.
Unlike any other on Europe's waters, our ships boast a heated pool* complete with retractable roof and bar which cleverly transforms into a cinema in the evening.
Included for Emerald's staff and land tours
- smoking (some)
Imagine strolling out of your room ready for a dip in the heated swimming pool; stepping out onto the spacious Sun Deck to watch the world go by; and enjoying a light breakfast or lunch al-fresco, as you admire the beautiful landscapes and breathe in the fresh air..
Unlike any other on Europe’s waters, the brand new boutique river cruise ships boast a heated pool complete with retractable roof and a bar. Once you’ve had a dip in the pool’s sparkling waters, you can always grab a drink from the bar to enjoy as you unwind on the comfortable lounge chairs.
The Emerald Sun boasts other Health and Fitness activities/areas onboard- including, The Games Area, Golf Putting Green, Wellness Area, Fitness Area, and the Walking Track.
kid & teen
Please note: Emerald Sun does not have any specific facilities to accommodate Kids/Teens.
Enhancing your experience..
It takes a number of very special qualities to be an Emerald Waterways Cruise Director; like a unique passion for Europe’s diverse history and culture and of course, a love for travel. Your Cruise Director is your personal encyclopaedia, storyteller, historian, interpreter and problem solver all in one. What’s more, they’ll provide expert commentary throughout your cruise, sharing with you interesting facts and fascinating insights into your destination.
Emerald Waterways want you to experience Europe to its fullest, including all its famous highlights and all its best kept secrets, which is why at each of the destinations you’ll be taken on guided explorations by English speaking and highly knowledgeable local guides. As you stroll through the cobbled walkways, narrow alleys, and bustling streets of Europe’s spectacular towns and cities – and amongst the many iconic sites and historic landmarks – your guide will take you on a unique journey into the local culture and expertly talk you through the exciting history behind each destination.