Emerald Liberte

River cruising continues its building spree, with more ships ordered for 2017, 2018 and beyond. Here's our constantly updating list of the newest river cruise ships on order.

New River Cruise Ships in 2017

Ship

Deployment

Passengers

CroisiEurope

African Dream

December 2017; Chobe, Zambezi

16


New River Cruise Ships in 2018

Ship

Deployment

Passengers

AmaWaterways

AmaLea

2018; Rhine, Danube

158

American Cruise Line

American Constitution

April 2018; Coastal itineraries

175

American Song

Fall 2018; Mississippi River

200

Avalon

Avalon Saigon

Fall 2018; Mekong River

36

CroisiEurope

Renoir

Spring 2018; Seine

110

Van Gogh

2018; Rhone & Saone

158

Elbe Princesse II

2018; Elbe River

90

African Dream II

2018; Zambezi

16

Crystal Cruises

Crystal Ravel

Spring 2018; Rhine, Danube, Main

106

Crystal Debussy

Summer 2018; Rhine, Danube

106

Tauck

ms Treasures (refurb)

Spring 2018; Rhine, Main, Danube

98

ms Esprit (refurb)

Spring 2018; Rhine, Main, Danube

98

U by Uniworld

The A

Spring 2018; Rhine, Danube, Main

120

The B

Spring 2018; Seine

120

Uniworld

S. S. Beatrice (refurb)

Spring 2018; Danube, Rhine, Main

156

Viking

Viking Ra

March 2018; Nile

48


New River Cruise Ships in 2019

Ship

Deployment

Passengers

AmaWaterways

AmaMagna

2019; Danube

194

AmaMora

2019; Rhine, Danube

158

AmaDouro

2019; Douro

106

CroisiEurope

Unnamed

2019; Douro

132

Viking River Cruises

7 unnamed Longships

2019; Rhine, Main, Danube, Douro

190