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New River Cruise Ships on Order

Amalia Rodrigues (Photo: CroisiEurope)
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River cruising continues its building spree, with more ships ordered for 2020 and beyond. Here's our constantly updating list of the newest river cruise ships on order.

Updated January 8, 2020

New River Cruise Ships in 2020


Ship: AMADEUS Imperial
Deployment: Spring 2020; Danube, Rhine & Main
Passengers: 168


Ship: AmaSiena
Deployment: July 2020; Main, Rhine & Mosel
Passengers: 156

American Cruise Lines

Ship: American Jazz
Deployment: August 2020; Mississippi
Passengers: 195

Ship: American Melody
Deployment: late 2020; TBD
Passengers: 195

American Countess (Image: American Queen Steamboat Company)

American Queen Steamboat Company

Ship: American Countess
Deployment: April 2020; Mississippi
Passengers: 245

Aqua Expeditions

Ship: Aqua Nera
Deployment: 2020, Amazon
Passengers: 40

Avalon Waterways

Ship: Avalon View
Deployment: 2020; Rhine
Passengers: 164


Ship: Zimbabwean Dream
Deployment: 2020; Lake Kariba (Africa)
Passengers: 16


Ship: ms Andorinha
Deployment: 2020; Douro
Passengers: 84


Ship: Travelmarvel Polaris
Deployment: 2020; Danube, Rhine & Main
Passengers: 182

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection

Ship: S.S. La Venezia (formerly River Countess)
Deployment: March 27, 2020; Po River (Italy)
Passengers: 134

Ship: S.S. São Gabriel
Deployment: March 26, 2020; Douro (Portugal)
Passengers: TBA

Ship: S.S. Sphinx
Deployment: January 4, 2020; Nile (Egypt)
Passengers: 84

Ship: Mekong Jewel
Deployment: January 3, 2020; Mekong
Passengers: 68

Viking River Cruises

Ship: Viking Osiris
Deployment: 2020; Nile (Egypt)
Passengers: 82

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