Day 1 Welcome to Budapest
Your journey into wonder begins here. Raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception. (Dinner)
Day 2 Budapest
Budapest is one of Europe’s oldest and prettiest cities.
Freechoice: Make the most of a guided city tour, or discover the Jewish heritage on a guided tour. Alternatively, journey to nearby Szentendre, and discover this charming town on a guided tour with an expert local guide. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 3 Bratislava
With your knowledgeable local guide discover this historic city, situated on the banks of the mighty Danube River. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4 Vienna
Freechoice: Tour the city of Vienna or Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, visit the Belvedere Museum, one of Europe’s most stunning Baroque landmarks. The museum houses the world’s largest collection of Gustav Klimt’s paintings.
Breathe in the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein while enjoying a glass of fine Austrian Sekt. Then be enthralled by an enchanting private Viennese evening concert featuring music of Strauss and Mozart. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 5 Dürnstein > Melk
Freechoice: Be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey, or if you want to try something more active, cycle along the river from Melk to one of the most enchanting villages in the region, Dürnstein. Alternatively, visit a local winery for a guided tour and tasting of its fine wines.
As the day ends, you’ll get to take in fine scenery at the breathtakingly beautiful Wachau Valley. You’ll be in very fine company, and can expect a wonderful ending to a magnificent day. Of course, we don’t take all the credit for this one. It’s nature who’ll provide the view. We’re just bringing the drinks. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 6 Linz
Freechoice: Take an excursion to the medieval Czech town of Cesky Krumlov and discover its World Heritage-listed old city, or journey to Salzburg and explore the birthplace of Mozart, and the city backdrop for ‘The Sound of Music’. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 7 Passau
Join your local guide and discover this beautiful Baroque city. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 8 Passau > Munich
After breakfast transfer to the Munich Airport. We’ll bid you a fond farewell, until the next time. If flying out of Munich please book flights to depart after 2pm. (Breakfast)
Please note: Pre-release itinerary subject to change.
Discover the Danube on an 8 day river cruise from Budapest to Munich. See the medieval town of Cesky Krumlov & take a guided tour of Benedictine Abbey.
Guided city tour
Enrich Private Viennese concert
Sundowners in Wachau Valley
20 meals including 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches and 7 Dinners
The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.