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Emerald Dawn

Emerald Dawn offers the most comfortable and luxurious passage on the rivers Danube, Rhine and Main – combining elegant and spacious public spaces with delightful suites and staterooms. With charming open-air spaces and large windows flanking every room on-board. Emerald Dawn lets you enjoy all the beautiful panoramas as you gently float through some of the continent's most beautiful regions.

    • 443

    • Length
    • 2015

    • Built Year
    • 51

    • Crew
    • 180

    • Pax Capacity
    • 72

    • Suites


Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Jun 03, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamPrague18$13,650
Jun 17, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestMunich8$7,490
Jun 17, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestPrague11$8,110
Jun 17, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestNuremberg8$7,490
Jun 21, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueBudapest11$8,110
Jun 24, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnMunichBudapest8$7,490
Jun 24, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnNurembergBudapest8$7,490
Jul 01, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestMunich8$7,290
Jul 01, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestPrague11$7,910
Jul 01, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestNuremberg8$7,290
Jul 05, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueBudapest11$7,710
Jul 08, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnMunichBudapest8$7,090
Jul 08, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnNurembergBudapest8$7,090
Jul 22, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnMunichBudapest8$6,690
Jul 29, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestAmsterdam15$11,190
Aug 12, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$7,490
Aug 12, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$7,490
Aug 12, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich11$8,650
Aug 12, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamNice15$15,700
Aug 19, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$6,890
Aug 19, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$6,890
Aug 26, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$7,490
Aug 26, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$7,490
Sep 13, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$8,850
Sep 13, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$9,580
Sep 16, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$7,690
Sep 16, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$7,690
Sep 16, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,420
Sep 23, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBudapest15$13,290
Oct 04, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueAmsterdam18$12,650
Oct 07, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestAmsterdam15$11,990
Oct 21, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBudapest15$10,790
Nov 22, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestVienna7$4,760
Nov 22, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestPrague9$5,205
Nov 24, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestVienna5$4,390
Nov 24, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestPrague7$4,835
Nov 28, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnViennaBudapest5$3,990
Dec 02, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestAmsterdam15$11,190
Dec 02, 2023EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestParis18$12,355
Mar 30, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamAmsterdam8$7,590
May 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$9,510
May 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$10,240
May 11, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$8,190
May 11, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,920
May 11, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$8,190
May 15, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenBasel11$9,715
May 15, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich14$11,035
May 15, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich11$9,715
May 18, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$8,190
May 18, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich11$9,510
May 18, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$8,190
May 18, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamNice15$19,675
May 18, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamMarseille15$19,675
May 22, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$9,510
May 22, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$10,240
May 25, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$8,190
May 25, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,920
May 25, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$8,190
May 29, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenBasel11$9,715
May 29, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich14$11,035
May 29, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich11$9,715
Jun 01, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$8,190
Jun 01, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich11$9,510
Jun 01, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$8,190
Jun 01, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamNice15$18,875
Jun 01, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamMarseille15$18,875
Jun 05, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$9,510
Jun 05, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$10,240
Jun 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$8,190
Jun 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,920
Jun 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$8,190
Jun 12, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnParisPrague21$14,150
Jun 12, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnParisBudapest18$13,490
Jun 15, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBudapest15$12,190
Jun 15, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamPrague18$12,850
Jun 26, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueParis21$14,150
Jun 26, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueAmsterdam18$12,850
Jun 29, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestAmsterdam15$12,190
Jun 29, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestParis18$13,490
Jul 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenBudapest18$13,115
Jul 13, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBudapest15$11,590
Jul 13, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamPrague18$12,200
Jul 24, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueAmsterdam18$12,200
Jul 27, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestAmsterdam15$11,590
Aug 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel10$8,120
Aug 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich13$9,440
Aug 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$7,390
Aug 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich11$8,710
Aug 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$7,390
Aug 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamNice15$16,875
Aug 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamMarseille15$16,875
Aug 14, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$8,710
Aug 14, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$9,440
Aug 17, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$7,390
Aug 17, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,120
Aug 17, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$7,390
Aug 21, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenBasel11$8,915
Aug 21, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich14$10,235
Aug 21, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich11$8,915
Aug 24, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$7,390
Aug 24, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich11$8,710
Aug 24, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$7,390
Aug 24, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamNice15$16,875
Aug 24, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamMarseille15$16,875
Aug 28, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$8,710
Aug 28, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$9,440
Aug 31, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$7,390
Aug 31, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,120
Aug 31, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$7,390
Sep 04, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenBasel11$9,715
Sep 04, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich14$11,090
Sep 04, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnCopenhagenZurich11$9,715
Sep 07, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$8,190
Sep 07, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich11$9,565
Sep 07, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$8,190
Sep 07, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamNice15$17,775
Sep 07, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamMarseille15$17,775
Sep 11, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$9,510
Sep 11, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$10,240
Sep 14, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$8,190
Sep 14, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,920
Sep 14, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$8,190
Sep 25, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$9,510
Sep 25, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$10,240
Sep 28, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$8,190
Sep 28, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,920
Sep 28, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$8,190
Oct 09, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$8,710
Oct 09, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam13$9,440
Oct 12, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$7,390
Oct 12, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam10$8,120
Oct 12, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$7,390
Oct 17, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel10$7,520
Oct 19, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamZurich8$6,790
Oct 19, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBasel8$6,790
Oct 23, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam11$8,110
Oct 26, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnZurichAmsterdam8$6,790
Oct 26, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBaselAmsterdam8$6,790
Nov 23, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnParisBudapest18$11,990
Nov 23, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnParisPrague21$12,600
Nov 26, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamBudapest15$10,690
Nov 26, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnAmsterdamPrague18$11,300
Dec 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestVienna7$5,060
Dec 08, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestPrague9$5,530
Dec 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestVienna5$4,690
Dec 10, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnBudapestPrague7$5,160
Dec 12, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueBudapest7$5,160
Dec 12, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnPragueBudapest9$5,530
Dec 14, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnViennaBudapest5$4,690
Dec 14, 2024EmeraldEmerald DawnViennaBudapest7$5,060

Ship Information

  • Maiden Voyage: 2015
  • Length: 443
  • Passenger Capacity: 180
  • Normal Crew Size: 51
  • Staterooms: 91
  • Suites: 72


Only those meals identified on the itinerary are included. You must advise Emerald in writing of any and all special dietary needs at the time of booking. Emerald will make reasonable efforts to accommodate your dietary requests, but cannot guarantee that any requests can be met.

Age Restrictions

Children under 12 years old are ineligible to participate in our tours, except for applicable Christmas tours and cruises, and then only if accepted by Emerald in its sole discretion. Due to the availability of alcohol on many of our vacation packages, children and other persons under 21 years of age must be accompanied by a person over the age of 21 (an “Adult”) and must share their accommodation with that Adult.


Gratuities and tips are included on tours and river cruises operated by Emerald and that are listed on your itinerary. All other gratuities and tips are the customer’s responsibility.


Category (E) Stateroom
Square Footage: 160

Category (E) Stateroom

All staterooms feature a picture window, queen sized-beds or twin hotel-style beds, bedside tables, telephone, complimentary WiFi, personal safe for valuables, flatscreen TV, mini fridge, individual climate control, bathroom with private shower. Located on the Riviera Deck.

Category (D) Stateroom
Square Footage: 160

Category (D) Stateroom

All staterooms feature a picture window, queen sized-beds or twin hotel-style beds, bedside tables, telephone, complimentary WiFi, personal safe for valuables, flatscreen TV, mini fridge, individual climate control, bathroom with private shower. Located on the Riviera Deck.

Category (C) Panorama Balcony Suite
Square Footage: 180

Category (C) Panorama Balcony Suite

Panorama Balcony Suite features an indoor balcony with open-air system, queen sized-bed or twin hotel-style beds, two bedside tables, mini-fride, flatscreen TV, complimentary WiFi, personal safe for valuables, individual climate control, bathroom with private shower. Located on the Vista Deck.

Category (B) Panorama Balcony Suite
Square Footage: 180

Category (B) Panorama Balcony Suite

Panorama Balcony Suite features an indoor balcony with open-air system, queen sized-bed or twin hotel-style beds, two bedside tables, mini-fride, flatscreen TV, complimentary WiFi, personal safe for valuables, individual climate control, bathroom with private shower. Located on the Vista Deck.

Category (A) Panorama Balcony Suite
Square Footage: 180

Category (A) Panorama Balcony Suite

Panorama Balcony Suite features an indoor balcony with open-air system, queen sized-bed or twin hotel-style beds, two bedside tables, mini-fride, flatscreen TV, complimentary WiFi, personal safe for valuables, individual climate control, bathroom with private shower. Located on the Horizon Deck.

Category (S) Grand Balcony Suite
Square Footage: 210

Category (S) Grand Balcony Suite

Grand Balcony Suite features floor to ceiling window with sliding glass door, private balcony, queen sized-bed, bedside tables, flatscreen TV, mini-bar, personal safe, dresser, bathroom with private shower. Located on the Horizon Deck.

Category (SA) Owner's Suite
Square Footage: 315

Category (SA) Owner's Suite

Owner's One-bedroom Suites have a bedroom which closes off from the rest of the cabin and a separate lounge area. They also include special features, like a spacious bathroom, a walk-in wardrobe, iPad, a complimentary Nespresso machine and a complimentary mini-bar restocked daily with wine, beer and soft drinks. Continental breakfast, pre-dinner canapes and after-dinner sweet treats served in your suite. Four items of laundry a day and Invite to dinner at the Captain's Table. Located on the Horizon Deck.

Life on Board


Reflections Restaurant

Enjoy a delectable four-course dinner in the Reflections Restaurant, a great dining experiences from start to finish. Located on the Vista Deck.


The Terrace

When the weather is nice, The Terrace - located at the bow of the ship offers a beautiful setting to enjoy al-fresco dinning. Located on the Horizon Deck.


Game Area

Enjoy a giant tic-tac-toe game or lay out by the deck while watching the beautiful scenery pass you by. Located on the Sun Deck.


Horizon Bar & Lounge

Sit back and relax with great friends at the bar while enjoying a drink. Located on the Horizon Deck.


Pool & Bar / Evening Cinema

Indoor heated swimming pool with a retractable glass roof. In the evening it converts into an outdoor cinema area. Located on the Horizon Deck.



Sneak in an early morning work out at the fitness center. Located on the Vista Deck.



A variety of hair-styling services are offered at the salon. Located on the Riviera Deck.


Wellness Center

You're looking for a late afternoon pampering session, head down to our Wellness area. Located on the Vista Deck.

Hygiene and Safety Protocols

The world may have changed, however, our commitment to our guests and crew, the guest experience and their health, safety and wellbeing remains our key priority. We are working closely with Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), local and international Government Health agencies, to ensure our protocols exceed the latest regulatory requirements. Our Health & Safety Steering Committee oversees all health and safety policies and training with Emerald Cruises, ensuring you can travel with complete confidence that your wellbeing and safety are taken care of to the highest standard. In addition, we are implementing the most recent insights and technologies, with our Emerald Cruises team dedicated to exceeding the levels of cleanliness required in today’s travel climate.

We are continuously updating our protocols to safeguard both the health, safety and the experience of our valued guests. You will be informed about these important procedures, well in advance of your journey departure, which may include the following information and guidelines:

Medical Evaluation & Test
To ensure all of our guests are safe and well before your journey with us begins, we will require you to complete a pre-departure medical health evaluation. During the phased embarkation process you, and your fellow passengers, will be tested for COVID-19 by a medical specialist. This will allow you to relax with complete peace-of-mind when you board our Star-Ships, in the company of other like-minded travelers.

Our Dedicated Team
Our Captains, Hotel Managers and Cruise Directors, alongside their exceptional teams, will deliver a first-class level of service during your time traveling with us. You can enjoy the same exciting program of on board and on shore experiences, tailored to smaller groups to allow for safe social distancing. The team are readily available to ensure every detail of your journey with us is memorable, for all the right reasons. They will ensure health and safety protocols are followed on a daily basis.

Healthy Crew
Having the best crew to look after you is at the heart of our core values at Emerald Cruises, and we will go the extra mile to ensure our crew is healthy in doing so. All crew will be regularly tested for COVID-19 and will have daily temperature and health checks. They will also be trained and regularly briefed on all aspects in preventing COVID-19 amongst themselves as well as our guests. They will go beyond the ordinary to make your cruise a truly exceptional experience.

Contact-Free Check In & Check Out
We have adjusted the various touchpoints of your journey, allowing you to check in and check out in a completely contact-free way. Through a phased embarkation you will be able to arrive and depart from your Star-Ship smoothly and with safe social proximity in mind. And, of course, every time you return to your Star-Ship, our crew will be there to greet you with a warm smile.

Briefings & Screenings
Our medical expert will host mandatory briefings and screenings. These events are designed to ensure every member of our guests and crew are healthy, and also offer an opportunity to allay any concerns or ask any questions you may have about our safety protocols.

Enhanced Cleaning Commitment
Our on board crew will be increasing and enhancing our already frequent and high standard cleaning protocols in public areas and suites, leaving surfaces and spaces spotless. Additional care and attention will be paid to high contact zones, such as communal restrooms and dining facilities.

Socially Aware Dining
You can expect the same delightful dining experiences when you travel with us, savoring a choice of dishes inspired by regional cuisine and local produce. We are adapting and redesigning our on board food and beverage service to ensure extra care is taken in order to minimize social contact. We will serve our delicious food a la carte or via served buffets.

Contact-Free Movement
The spacious surrounds of our ships in combination with the guest numbers provide ample room for you to relax, allowing for an abundance of personal space. We are introducing contact-free movement across our Star-Ships to further reduce risks. Contact-free hand sanitizer dispensers will be readily available in all public spaces and guest corridors on board, whilst automated doors and contact-free guest servicing will minimize the number of touchpoints.

Air Circulation
Our Star-Ships are equipped with air circulation systems. These systems ensure there is no re-circulation of inside air on board the ship. When you are relaxing in your suite you will be breathing air from outside the ship that is channeled directly to your suite. The air will also be released from your suite directly to the outside.

Smaller Groups & Social Proximity
Discovering the local culture of your destination is the highlight of every river cruise. Create memories to cherish during our choice of on shore excursions. You will travel in smaller groups, allowing for a more intimate travel experience, whilst respecting social proximity and destination specific regulations. To enhance your sightseeing, you can utilize our digital headsets, which will act as your personal tour guide and travel map.

Carefully Selected Local Partners
As well as enhancing our health and safety protocols on board and with our crew, we’re working closely with our local partners. We have forged long-standing relationships with our local partners, all of whom have been carefully selected for their expertise and high levels of service, and are committed to ensuring your safety. They will receive extensive training to adhere with our enhanced protocols. We will also introduce strict control and screening procedures for anyone boarding our Star-Ships.

Wellness Throughout Your Journey
Your wellbeing is our number one priority, both during your time on board and on shore. Journey to and from your destination with complete peace-of-mind. All transport vehicles will be equipped with hand sanitizer and will undergo deep cleaning after every journey, surpassing the high industry standards required. You can also rest assured that we will monitor social proximity, allowing you to travel safely, with plenty of personal space.

We are committed to continually reviewing and updating our protocols and guidelines as new information becomes available, to ensure that our guests can travel safely in the many destinations we operate in.

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