AmaCerto

AmaCerto Review and Specifications

Specifications of AmaCerto

Year built2012  /  Age : 6
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderScheepswerf Grave BV (Grave, Holland)
OwnerAMAwaterways
OperatorAMAwaterways
Speed11 kn / 20 kph / 13 mph
Length (LOA)135 m / 443 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Gross Tonnage3600 gt
Passengers161
Crew49
Decks4
Cabins85
Decks with cabins3
Christened byChristine Duffy

Review of AmaCerto

The AmaCerto boat cruises on Danube and Rhine rivers, as well as to Black Sea, departing from Budapest, Amsterdam, Prague, Vilshofen (Passau) and Rousse.AmaCerto cruise ship

Inspired by the ocean yachts, AmaCerto debuted in 2012 and provides the most outstanding river cruise experience. Her extraordinary glass elevator is among the unique elements of ship's design, as well as the exclusive Twin Balconies.

Cabins

Beautifully-decorated accommodations range up to 300 sq.ft. AmaCerto has a total of 85 cabins (of which 5 Suite, 51 Twin Balcony, 10 French Balconies, 19 with a not-opening window) in 9 grages.

Cabins Types/Categories (number, location), high to low

  • Suites - STE (x3, deck3), size 350ft2/33m2
  • Twin Balcony Staterooms - AA (x11, deck3), AB (x10, deck2), BA (x10, deck3), BB (x15, deck2) - sizes (ft2/m2) 210/19 & 235/22.
  • French Balcony Staterooms - C (x16, decks2&3)
  • RiverView Staterooms - D (x13, deck1), E (x4, deck1).
  • All “Twin Balconies” are 235 and 210 sq. ft. and French Balcony Staterooms are 170 sq. ft.

Shipboard facilities

Ship's restaurants include: Verde (dining room), Bella Cucina (Italian), Chef’s Table (tasting menu), Wine Bar (private), Sun Deck (alfresco). AmaCerto offers various dining options for guests' culinary enjoyment. Chaîne des Rôtisseurs creations are served to enjoy in the main dining room. The Sun Deck is also an option for lunch outdoors on select days. Passengers can relax in the heated Sun Deck pool with swim-up bar. 

The vessel also has an Observation Lounge (with Teak Front Deck), Main Lounge & Bar, Certo Atrium (lobby), Fireside Library, Gift Shop, Hair and Beauty salon, Fitness & Sauna, top-deck (pool/jacuzzi, sundeck loungers and shaded relaxation area, giant chess, putting green, walking track), 1 elevator (passenger lift).

AmaCerto cruise deals are inclusive of Internet (and Wi-Fi), all tours/excursions (including on bikes), ground transfers, live evening entertainment (local performers), daily enrichment lectures, food and wine tastings, 24-hour coffee/tea, replenished daily bottled water.

AmaCerto river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative AMA cruise rates. They might be different when you book your AmaWaterways AmaCerto cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On AmaCerto cruises, AmaWaterways lines offer discount airfare travel deals on major airlines (without charging Flight Deviation fees). 

RIver Cruise Itineraries

Follows the list of AmaWaterways ship AmaCerto river cruise itineraries as themes:

  • "TULIP TIME” is a 7-days Belgium and Holland river cruise from Amsterdam (round-trip) with 3 optional and 7 complimentary land tours/excursions included.
  • "MELODIES OF THE DANUBE" and "BLUE DANUBE DISCOVERY" are 12-days (sailing 7 days) Danube river cruises from Budapest to Prague (Vilshofen disembarkation, inclusive of 2-night Prague luxury hotel package). There are 7 optional and 10 complimentary land tours/excursions included.
  • The reverse "ROMANTIC DANUBE" is a 12-days (sailing 7 days) river cruise from Budapest to Prague (Nuremberg disembarkation). It additionally includes 2-night Budapest and 3-night Prague luxury hotel packages, and some free-time in Karlovy Vary during the Nuremberg-Prague transfer.
  • "ENCHANTING RHINE" is a 13-days (sailing 8 days) Rhine river cruise from Amsterdam to Zurich (Basel disembarkation), and the reverse from Zurich to Amsterdam. There are 4 optional and 8 complimentary land tours/excursions, plus 2-night Zurich and 2-night Lucerne hotel packages included.
  • "NORTH SEA TO BLACK SEA" is a 27-days (sailing 20 days) Black Sea river cruise from Amsterdam to Istanbul (Rousse disembarkation). There are 7 optional and 25 complimentary land tours/excursions, with 1-night Plovdiv and 3-night Istanbul hotel packages included.
  • "GRAND DANUBE" segment is a 23-days (sailing 15 days) Black Sea and Danube cruise from Prague to Istanbul, and the reverse from Istanbul to Prague. There are 6 optional and 23 complimentary land tours/excursions plus 2-night Istanbul and 3-night Prague hotel packages included.
  • "BLACK SEA VOYAGE" segment is a 23-days (sailing 7 days) Black Sea river cruise from Vienna to Istanbul, and the reverse from Istanbul to Vienna. There are 4 optional and 13 complimentary land tours/excursions, plus 1-night Plovdiv, 3-night Istanbul and 2-night Vienna hotel packages included.
  • "MAGNIFICENT EUROPE" is a 16-days (sailing 15 days) Rhine-Main-Danube cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam, and the reverse from Amsterdam to Budapest. There are 5 optional and 16 complimentary land tours/excursions included.
  • "TREASURES OF MAIN AND RHINE" segment (themed "Christmas Markets") is a 11-days (sailing 7 days) Rhine and Danube cruise from Prague to Amsterdam, and the reverse from Amsterdam to Prague (Nuremberg disembarkation /embarkation). There are 3 optional and 7 complimentary land tours/excursions, plus a 2-night Prague hotel package included in the fares.

AmaCerto wiki

  • The APT AmaCerto boat is the 2nd among the newest generation AMA river cruise ships of the Concerto-class. Her sisters are AmaBellaAmaPrimaAmaReinaAmaSerenaAmaSonataAmaVerdeAmaVista. This is a new APT river cruise boat design featuring the "Twin Balcony" accommodations concept. It combines the traditional French Balcony with a second covered open-air verandah for all-weather use. Each of these riverboats is powered by two "Caterpillar" marine diesel engines (model "C32 DITA ACERT" V-12, total power output 1900 kW / 2550 HP).
  • An unique feature of the AMAwaterways AmaCerto cruises is the complimentary using of onboard bicycles on shore excursions/tours in each of the ports along the cruise itinerary routes.
  • The AMA cruise ship Certo was launched in 2012 on May 16th. It was christened in Vilshofen (Germany) by mrs Christine Duffy - the president of CLIA ("Cruise Line International Association") and also CEO and president of "Maritz Travel" (one of the world's largest companies providing meeting, event and management programs for travel related businesses).

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

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AmaCerto Itineraries

The below listed AmaCerto cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest AmaWaterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2019 Mar 31 7 days, one-way from Vilshofen an der Donau to Budapest Vilshofen an der Donau$2198
2019 Apr 07 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Vilshofen an der Donau Budapest$2269
2019 Apr 14 7 days, one-way from Vilshofen an der Donau to Budapest Vilshofen an der Donau$2409
2019 Apr 21 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Vilshofen an der Donau Budapest$2480
2019 Apr 28 7 days, one-way from Vilshofen an der Donau to Budapest Vilshofen an der Donau$2621
2019 May 05 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2691
2019 May 12 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg$2762
2019 May 12 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Giurgiu Nuremberg$5354
2019 May 12 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Giurgiu Nuremberg$5354
2019 May 19 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$2762
2019 May 26 14 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Nuremberg Giurgiu$5354
2019 May 26 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$2762
2019 Jun 02 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2762
2019 Jun 09 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg$2762
2019 Jun 23 7 days, one-way from Vilshofen an der Donau to Budapest Vilshofen an der Donau$2762
2019 Jun 30 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2762
2019 Jul 07 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Giurgiu Nuremberg$5354
2019 Jul 07 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg$2762
2019 Jul 14 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$2762
2019 Jul 21 14 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Nuremberg Giurgiu$5354
2019 Jul 28 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2762
2019 Aug 04 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Giurgiu Nuremberg$5354
2019 Aug 04 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg$2762
2019 Aug 11 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$2762
2019 Aug 18 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$2762
2019 Aug 18 14 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Nuremberg Giurgiu$5564
2019 Aug 25 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2832
2019 Sep 01 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Giurgiu Nuremberg$5776
2019 Sep 01 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg$2973
2019 Sep 08 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$2973
2019 Sep 15 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$2973
2019 Sep 15 14 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Nuremberg Giurgiu$5776
2019 Sep 22 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2973
2019 Sep 29 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg$2973
2019 Sep 29 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Giurgiu Nuremberg$5706
2019 Oct 06 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$2902
2019 Oct 13 14 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Nuremberg Giurgiu$5283
2019 Oct 13 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$2832
2019 Oct 20 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2691
2019 Oct 27 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest Nuremberg$2621
2019 Oct 27 14 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Giurgiu Nuremberg$4931
2019 Nov 03 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Giurgiu Budapest$2480
2019 Nov 10 14 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Nuremberg Giurgiu$4649
2019 Nov 10 7 days, one-way from Giurgiu to Budapest Giurgiu$2409
2019 Nov 17 7 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg Budapest$2339
2019 Nov 24 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Vienna Nuremberg$2409
2019 Dec 01 7 days, one-way from Vienna to Nuremberg Vienna$2409
2019 Dec 08 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Vienna Nuremberg$2409
2019 Dec 15 7 days, one-way from Vienna to Nuremberg Vienna$2409
2019 Dec 22 7 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Vienna Nuremberg$2409
2019 Dec 29 7 days, one-way from Vienna to Nuremberg Vienna$2409