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Explore Colombia Like Never Before with AmaWaterways

Discover Colombia’s rich history, traditions, local delicacies and more along its magnificent Magdalena River.

Explore Colombia Like Never Before

Embark on the journey of a lifetime through the “Land of a Thousand Rhythms” and join AmaWaterways in 2025 as they become the first major river cruise line to explore Colombia along its magnificent Magdalena River. Be among the first to sail on one of their two brand-new 7-night itineraries between Cartagena and Barranquilla.

 

Brimming with life and color, Colombia has become a sought-after destination for travelers eager to immerse themselves in the vibrant culture and rich heritage of South America. Discover the unforgettable experiences awaiting you in this beautiful country as you sail along the magnificent Magdalena River.

 

With year-round departures and a mild climate where temperatures typically vary by only 20 degrees, Colombia is the perfect destination to visit at any time of the year.

EXCLUSIVE BONUS: Receive $150 Onboard Credit per stateroom. 

Sail the Magdalena River onboard the incredible AmaMagdalena

Step aboard a world of unparalleled experiences and be warmly welcomed aboard the stunning newly designed AmaMagdalena, an intimate 60-passenger river cruise ship offering the luxury of space and sweeping views as you cruise Colombia’s Magdalena River. This beautiful ship features a rejuvenating heated pool on the Sun Deck, a spacious fitness room, a Main Restaurant serving exquisite, regionally inspired Latin American cuisine and Western favorites, as well as an intimate al fresco specialty dining experience.

 

Plus, you will rest your eyes each night in your amenity-filled twin-balcony stateroom, comprised of both a French balcony and an outside balcony, from which you will wake up to a new view each day in one of Colombia’s fascinating destinations.

 

The ease of an AmaWaterways river cruise awaits

Be sure to ask your advisor for other available river cruises 

Wonders of Colombia7 days

Cartagena to Barranquilla
AmaMagdalena | Twin Balcony (Cat. C)
Exclusive Bonus: $150 Onboard Credit per stateroom.
USD $4,009 Per Person Incl taxes

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Colombia, the "Land of a Thousand Rhythms," as you journey along the magnificent Magdalena River. Explore the streets of Palenque, the first free city in Colombia, moving to the rhythms of cumbia and vallenato music. Delight in the colorful neighborhood of Getsemaní in Cartagena, a vibrant neighborhood and a creative hub of Colombian artistry. Discover how Spanish and pre-colonial cultures combined to bring us the music, minds, and culture that shape the country today. Let these breathtaking destinations inspire you as you embrace the soul of this mesmerizing river and the heart-warming people who live alongside it.

Magic of Colombia7 days

Barranquilla to Cartagena
AmaMagdalena | Twin Balcony (Cat. C)
Exclusive Bonus: $150 Onboard Credit per stateroom.
USD $4,009 Per Person Incl taxes

Embrace the magic of Colombia as you explore the "Land of a Thousand Rhythms" and its magnificent Magdalena River during this special 7-night river cruise journey. Move to the beat of a variety of Latin American musical styles including cumbia and vallenato, reveling in exciting performances at a colorful Carnaval experience in Barranquilla just for AmaWaterways guests. Drink a steaming cup of the country’s famous coffee as you listen to the calls of tropical birds and wildlife unique to Colombia's biodiverse ecosystem. Discover timeless traditions practiced by the friendly guides, welcoming residents, and creative minds who comprise part of Colombia's diverse population. Enjoy the soul and spirit of Colombia as you sail the Magdalena River along with AmaWaterways, the Heart of the River™.

Magic of Colombia7 days

Barranquilla to Cartagena
AmaMagdalena | Twin Balcony (Cat. C)
Exclusive Bonus: $150 Onboard Credit per stateroom.
USD $3,809 Per Person Incl taxes

Embrace the magic of Colombia as you explore the "Land of a Thousand Rhythms" and its magnificent Magdalena River during this special 7-night river cruise journey. Move to the beat of a variety of Latin American musical styles including cumbia and vallenato, reveling in exciting performances at a colorful Carnaval experience in Barranquilla just for AmaWaterways guests. Drink a steaming cup of the country’s famous coffee as you listen to the calls of tropical birds and wildlife unique to Colombia's biodiverse ecosystem. Discover timeless traditions practiced by the friendly guides, welcoming residents, and creative minds who comprise part of Colombia's diverse population. Enjoy the soul and spirit of Colombia as you sail the Magdalena River along with AmaWaterways, the Heart of the River™.

Wonders of Colombia7 days

Cartagena to Barranquilla
AmaMagdalena | Twin Balcony (Cat. C)
Exclusive Bonus: $150 Onboard Credit per stateroom.
USD $3,809 Per Person Incl taxes

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Colombia, the "Land of a Thousand Rhythms," as you journey along the magnificent Magdalena River. Explore the streets of Palenque, the first free city in Colombia, moving to the rhythms of cumbia and vallenato music. Delight in the colorful neighborhood of Getsemaní in Cartagena, a vibrant neighborhood and a creative hub of Colombian artistry. Discover how Spanish and pre-colonial cultures combined to bring us the music, minds, and culture that shape the country today. Let these breathtaking destinations inspire you as you embrace the soul of this mesmerizing river and the heart-warming people who live alongside it.

Family-owned and operated for more than 21 years, AmaWaterways is a luxury river cruise line offering unforgettable experiences with 29 custom-designed ships sailing iconic rivers throughout Europe, Vietnam, Cambodia, Africa, Egypt, and, starting in 2025, Colombia. Co-founded by pioneering river cruise executives Rudi Schreiner, Kristin Karst and Jimmy Murphy, AmaWaterways is committed to its reputation of welcoming guests with a warm and inviting crew and creating immersive, truly authentic cultural experiences for active travelers of all ages. AmaWaterways leads the river cruise industry in innovation, highlighted by the launch of the revolutionary AmaMagna, and through its sustainable ship design, wide variety of small group shore excursions featuring biking and hiking options, and award-winning, locally sourced cuisine paired with fine wines from the world’s most acclaimed wine regions. 

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Terms & Conditions

All fares are per person, cruise only, based on double occupancy and subject to availibility at the time of booking. Fares include all taxes and fees and are in the currency indicated. All fares are valid at the time of publication. Fares are subject to change based on availability and other considerations. Offer valid on new bookings for 2025 departures valid through December 31, 2025. Onboard credit amounts are $150 per stateroom ($75 per person) on cruises less than 14 nights, based on double occupancy (solo travelers receive half). Offer is combinable with current promotions and is applicable to FIT and Group bookings. Optional land programs, port charges, gratuities, visas and airfare are additional; please ask for details. Some restrictions may apply. Availability is limited on each cruise and the offer is subject to change or discontinuation without notice. OBC/VIRTUOSO. CST#2065452-20. 

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