The Romantic Danube

Framed by rolling hillsides, lush vineyards, and medieval castles, the Danube River has captivated musicians, artists and poets throughout the centuries. Travel to legendary destinations, beginning with a 3-night stay in majestic Prague followed by 7 nights cruising from Vilshofen to Budapest. Explore a 2,000 year-old city, savor Wachau Valley wines, and experience the timeless beauty and fascinating history of Vienna and Budapest. 
  • Day
  • Destination
  • Activity
  • 1
  • Prague
  • Hotel check-in
  • 2
  • Prague
  • City tour
    Optional Folklore Dinner Show
  • 3
  • Prague
  • Free time
    OR optional Terezin excursion
    OR optional Lobkowicz Palace excursion
  • 4
  • Prague
    Regensburg
    Vilshofen
  • Transfer to Regensburg
    Walking tour
    Embarkation
    "Oktoberfest"
    Welcome Dinner
  • 5
  • Vilshofen
    Passau
  • Free Time
    Walking tour
  • 6
  • Linz
  • Linz walking tour
    Austrian Lake District tour
    OR Cesky Krumlov excursion
    OR Salzburg excursion
  • 7
  • Melk
    Krems
  • Benedictine Abbey tour
    Durnstein Walking Tour
    Wine tasting at local winery
  • 8
  • Vienna
  • City tour
    Optional Schönbrunn Palace excursion
    Optional evening Mozart & Strauss concert
  • 9
  • Bratislava
  • Walking tour
    OR "Communist History" tour
  • 10
  • Budapest
  • City tour
    Illuminations Cruise
  • 11
  • Budapest
  • Disembarkation