River Empress Review and Specifications
Specifications of River Empress
|Year built||2001 / Age : 17|
|Builder||Shipyard De Hoop (Lobith, Holland)|
|Owner||(TravCorp) The Travel Corporation|
|Operator||Uniworld River Cruises|
|Speed||13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph|
|Length (LOA)||110 m / 361 ft|
|Beam (width)||11 m / 36 ft|
|Passengers||66 - 132|
|Decks with cabins||4|
Current itinerary of River Empress
River Empress current cruise is 15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest. Prices start from USD 9148 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 20 Sep, 2018 and ends on 05 Oct, 2018.
|Date / Time||Port|
|20 Sep||Departing from Amsterdam, Holland|
|21 Sep||Amsterdam, Holland|
|21 Sep||Rhine River|
|22 Sep||Cologne, Germany|
|23 Sep||Rhine Gorge, Germany|
|23 Sep||Rudesheim, Germany|
|24 Sep||Frankfurt am Main, Germany|
|25 Sep||Wertheim am Main, Germany|
|26 Sep||Wurzburg, Germany|
|27 Sep||Main River, Germany|
|27 Sep||Kitzingen, Germany|
|28 Sep||Bamberg, Germany|
|29 Sep||Nuremberg, Germany|
|29 Sep||Main-Danube Canal, Germany|
|30 Sep||Kelheim, Germany|
|30 Sep||Regensburg, Germany|
|01 Oct||Passau, Germany|
|01 Oct||Danube River|
|02 Oct||Weissenkirchen in der Wachau, Austria|
|02 Oct||Wachau Valley, Austria|
|03 Oct||Vienna, Austria|
|04 Oct||Danube River|
|04 Oct - 05 Oct||Budapest, Hungary(Overnight)|
|05 Oct||Arriving in Budapest, Hungary|
Review of River Empress
Uniworld River Empress ship cruises on Main, Rhine and Danube Rivers departing from Antwerp, Amsterdam, Vienna, Budapest and Nurnberg. Uniworld (officially "Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection") is a major river cruise company part of The Travel Corporation group.
MS River Empress cruise ship cabins are maintained by daily attentive service and feature controllable air-conditioning, premium bedding, direct-dial telephone, flat-screen TV, built-in closet and safe, hair dryer and compact bathroom with L’Occitane products. The suites have extra amenities: a bottle of wine on guests' arrival, daily cookie and fruit plate, DVD, larger sitting area, refrigerator, continental breakfast, morning tea and coffee, free laundry and shoe shine services.
MS River Empress shelters an elegant restaurant, and her guests can enjoy exquisite cuisine, fine dining and superior service. The ship has two lounges: the main lounge, featuring a full-service bar and amazing panoramic views; Captain's lounge features cozy setting and full bar, and is perfect for an intimate evening. The Sun deck offers shuffleboard and life-size chess, fitness center, Serenity River Spa, sauna, boutique, laundry and ironing facilities. The ship is also equipped with an elevator. Nordic walking sticks and bicycles for on-shore activities are provided. Additional amenities include complimentary specialty coffee bar and 24-hour reception service, free Wi-Fi and Internet access.
River Empress river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Uniworld rates. They might be different when you book your Uniworld River Empress cruise only or cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. Uniworld offers air-inclusive cruise deals and pre/post cruise hotel packages as extensions (at additional cost).
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River Empress wiki
- Cabin grades number: 6
- Total number of cabins: 66 (of which 4 Suite)
- Restaurants: Restaurant (Main dining room)
- Lounges & Bars: Main Lounge (featuring a dance floor and full-service Bar), Captain's Lounge & Library (full-service bar), Patio Lounge, Sky Lounge
- Sun Deck (chessboard, shuffleboard), Serenity Spa, Fitness Center, 24-hour specialty tea and coffee bar, laundry and ironing facilities, elevator, 24-hour reception service, free Internet and Wi-Fi access.
- River Empress was remodeled in 2014. The ship is long and narrow, like most European river boats, but with a stylish decor. The onboard experience is casual, and not totally laid-back as sometimes the boat stops in two or three ports a day.
- All riverview suites and standard staterooms are with handcrafted UK-made Savoir beds and top-luxury bedding sets. All the Rhine Deck's cabins are with French balconies. Additional ship amenities include complimentary use of Nordic walking sticks and bicycles on all Uniworld cruises' shore excursions.
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River Empress Itineraries
The below listed River Empress cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Uniworld 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.
|Date||Cruise Name||Departure Port||Price from|
|2018 May 25||8 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$4498|
|2018 Jun 02||8 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$4498|
|2018 Jun 10||8 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$4498|
|2018 Jun 18||8 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$4498|
|2018 Jun 26||8 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$4048|
|2018 Jul 04||8 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$4048|
|2018 Jul 12||8 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$4048|
|2018 Jul 20||8 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$4048|
|2018 Jul 28||8 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$4048|
|2018 Aug 05||8 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$4048|
|2018 Aug 13||8 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$4048|
|2018 Aug 21||15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest||Amsterdam||$8548|
|2018 Sep 05||15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest||Amsterdam||$9148|
|2018 Sep 20||15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest||Amsterdam||$9148|
|2018 Oct 05||15 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest||Amsterdam||$9148|
|2018 Oct 20||8 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$3598|
|2018 Oct 28||8 days, one-way from Basel to Amsterdam||Basel||$3598|
|2018 Nov 05||8 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Basel||Amsterdam||$3598|