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Emerald Cruises

Emerald Cruises’ well-designed itineraries take you to amazing cities, historic towns and iconic landmarks aboard a beautiful ship.

The company's custom-built “Star Ships” boast innovations such as an onboard heated swimming pool with a retractable roof that transforms into a movie theater in the evening. You’ll enjoy spacious river-view staterooms with deluxe amenities. Complimentary tea and coffee are available at all times, while a special selection of wines, local beers and soft drinks are offered at lunch and dinner.

Providing incredible value, a river cruise with Emerald includes all meals, shore excursions, airport transfers and tipping in the upfront price. Excursions are led by experienced guides who cover more than just the usual tourist attractions, revealing hidden gems and authentic experiences.

Trip ratings on this site are based on the quality of accommodations, the number of included meals and activities and the level of service delivered. Emerald's vacations are categorized as deluxe on the industry rating scale (budget, first class or deluxe).


Limited-Time Offers on Emerald River Cruises!
  • Save up to $2,250 per couple off 2021 river cruises. Expires October 31. Click here.
  • Save up to $2,650 per couple on 2022 Europe river cruises. Plus, receive up to an additional 15% discount in select cabin categories. Expires October 31. Click here.
  • Past guests who refer a new traveler to Emerald Cruises earn a $100 per person travel credit. Each new guest also receives a $100 per person travel credit to use toward their cruise. Click here.
  • Travel with Emerald Cruises and receive a Welcome Back Credit of $200 to $250 per person after your trip. The credit can be applied toward a subsequent cruise with Emerald. Click here.
Offers are subject to change or withdrawal at any time. Some discounts are not combinable with other promotions.
Ship Name Year Built Refurbished Passengers
Emerald Dawn 2015 -- 182
Emerald Destiny 2017 -- 182
Emerald Liberté 2017 -- 138
Emerald Luna 2021 -- 180
Emerald Sky 2014 -- 182
Emerald Star 2014 -- 182
Emerald Sun 2015 -- 182