Just announced! AmaWaterways® will enable guests to uncover their family story throughout a memorable Rhine River cruise, adding a new element to Heritage Travel on the Rivers. In partnership with AncestryProGenealogists® July 30, 2022, on board the 156-guest AmaStella will offer groundbreaking family history experiences on river cruises. Sailing from Amsterdam on a remarkable seven-night river cruise along the Rhine River, with port stops in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland passengers have the opportunity to trace their roots and follow along in their ancestors’ footsteps.
With an escalation in consumer focus on heritage travel, the special Ancestry® Experience package allows travelers to customize and augment their river cruise experience through pre-cruise private consultation and family history research, onboard presentations, and selected excursions escorted by a genealogist authority throughout the cruise.
What’s Included with the AmaWaterways-- AncestryProGenealogists® package?
Are your ancestors from another country along the European rivers visited by AmaWaterways®? Reserve any AmaWaterways® river cruise through Europe and customize your personalized heritage experience with Ancestry, from a pre-journey consultation with your expert genealogist to an Ancestral Home Visit for an additional fee.
Kristin Karst, executive vice president and co-founder of AmaWaterways has said: “Maintaining or creating cherished family connections is more important than ever, and this partnership with the industry-leading team at Ancestry® provides the perfect setting to bring our guests’ treasured family stories to life.”
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Scooter Tessari, MCC, owns The Cruise Center, Inc. in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and operates the website Tasteful Journeys devoted to enrichment vacations with a culinary accent and featuring cruises, tours, and custom designed vacation packages.