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River Cruise for Wine Lovers — Sold Out!

Aver Family Vineyards
“A Taste of Bordeaux” river cruise on AmaWaterways’ AmaDolce:
March 21-28, 2019

Join John and Carolyn Aver on their 3rd river cruise adventure!

Cost : See below

Phone : 877-288-2202

Email :

Two Cabins Left!

We will set sail roundtrip from Bordeaux aboard the AmaDolce. Throughout our journey, we’ll discover stately châteaux, abundant vineyards and stunning scenery as we sail along the Garonne River and its surrounding estuaries, calling upon port cities like Cadillac, Pauillac, Bourg and Libourne. We will enjoy tastings of some of the region’s most distinguished wines and visit notable sites in this remarkable region!


Pricing Includes:

  • All taxes, fees and port charges

  • 7 nights deluxe accomodation in a river view stateroom

  • All pre-cruise events at Aver Family Vineyards *exclusive

  • Shipboard and excursion gratuities *exclusive

  • Initial arrival and departure transfers (excludes rail) *exclusive

  • Gift chosen by John and Carolyn Aver delivered onboard *exclusive

  • VinoDestinations’ dedicated river cruise experts guiding you each step of the way *exclusive

  • Special tours and tastings at local wineries and private cellars

  • Multiple daily excursions

  • 3 onboard interactive lectures and tastings led by John Aver

  • A selection of Bordeaux wines hand selected for the tastings and wine paired dinner by John Aver

  • Complimentary WiFi onboard

  • Free-flowing wine, beer, and soft drinks with lunch and dinner

  • Sparkling wine with breakfast

  • Daily Sip and Sail Happy Hour

  • All fine dining aboard the ship

  • Captain’s Gala Dinner and cocktail reception onboard the ship

  • Complimentary bicycles in select ports

*exclusive:  Offered exclusively to guests booked through VinoDestinations, valued at over $1000 per cabin


To book:Contact Wendi Cartwright and Debbie Stevens of VinoDestinations:

877-288-2202 |

About VinoDestinations:  Blend your love of wine and travel for an unforgettable experience!  Imagine this:  sample renowned regional wines while drifting along Europe’s most fabled rivers; enjoy 5-star cuisine and luxurious accommodations in Tuscany or Bordeaux; or sail the Mediterranean aboard a luxury yacht, stopping in ports of call to visit with winemakers as you taste the region through their wine.  Whether you join one of our escorted groups led by a VinoDestinations Wine Host or embark on a custom journey that we create especially for you, we invite you to enjoy a VinoDestinations experience with us!

Earlier Event: March 15
Closed for Tasting
Later Event: March 22
Closed for Tasting