• Vienna
  • Danube Gorge, Kelheim
  • Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest
  • Chain Bridge, Budapest
  • Nuremberg
  • Regensburg

Romantic Danube River

Visit the fascinating capital cities of Budapest and Vienna on this superb holiday along the Danube, with return flights from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester

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Explore fascinating capital cities and traditional towns on this superb holiday along the Danube.

Discover the highlights of magnificent Budapest, including the Fisherman’s Bastion and Parliament Building, before cruising to Austria to explore the historical legacy of the musical city of Vienna, with its ornate buildings and impressive Schonbrunn Palace.

Cruise through the picturesque Wachau Valley into Germany, visiting the traditional town of Passau and medieval city of Regensburg before seeing the infamous WWII sights of Nuremberg.

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Day 1 : UK - Budapest (Hungary)

Fly from the Leeds-Bradford or Manchester to Budapest, the Hungarian capital, and transfer to your ship. (D)

Day 2 : Budapest

Explore the Pest side of the city on a guided tour with highlights including the National Opera House, Parliament Building and Chain Bridge. Then cross the river to the Castle District for a visit to the Fishermen's Bastion and Matthias Church. Back on board, there is a Viennese coffee workshop with apple strudel (forward itinerary only). (B, L, D)

Day 3 : Vienna (Austria)

A guided city tour showcases the Hofburg Palace, Opera House and St Stephen's Cathedral. Spend the afternoon at leisure or join the optional tour of Schonbrunn Palace, summer residence of the Habsburgs. Enjoy dinner on board and an optional evening concert in Vienna (forward itinerary only). (B, L, D)

Day 4 : Krems

Disembark and travel to Gottweig Abbey, a UNESCO-listed benedictine abbey which overlooks the picturesque Wachau Valley. Afterwards, rejoin your ship and cruise the UNESCO-listed Wachau Valley. (B,L,D)

Day 5 : Passau (Germany)

Passau is located at the confluence of the Inn, Ilz and Danube Rivers, See St Stephen's Cathedral on a guided walk and enjoy a special concert on the pipe organ, considered Europe's largest church organ. Please note: Organ concert is available from May - Oct only and not available on Sundays. (B,L,D)

Day 6 : Regensburg - Kelheim

See the 12th-century Old Stone Bridge and magnificent St Peter's Cathedral during a guided walking tour of medieval Regensburg. Return to the ship for lunch and enjoy an afternoon of scenic cruising. There is an optional excursion to the spectacular Weltenburg Abbey which is renowned for its dark ale. Excursion available May - Oct only. (B,L,D)

Day 7 : Roth or Nuremberg

Your ship cruises a series of locks along the Main-Danube Canal before arriving in Roth where you can disembark and take a shuttle into Nuremberg. Alternatively, stay on board and arrive in Nuremberg later on. Enjoy a tour of the former Nazi parade grounds plus the Palace of Justice, before continuing to Nuremberg Castle. There is an optional WWII history tour. Please note, on the reverse itinerary there isn't the option to disembark in Roth. (B,L,D)

Day 8 : Nuremberg - Munich - UK

After breakfast, disembark and transfer to the airport for your return flight to Leeds-Bradford or Manchester. (B)

PLEASE NOTE: This itinerary is also available in reverse from Nuremberg to Budapest. Visit sequence, tours and times may vary.

Price Includes

  • 7 nights full board cruise on board a Viking Longship
  • Return flights from Leeds-Bradford or Manchester to Budapest and return from Munich
  • Overseas transfers
  • Complimentary house wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Guided shore excursions
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Port taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities

Cruise Extensions

  • Extend your stay in Prague or Budapest Why not extend your holiday to soak up the atmosphere? A pre- or post-cruise extension with 2 night stay in Budapest is available from £259 per person. A pre- or post-cruise extension with 3 night stay in Prague is available from £489 per person. Single supplement applicable. Please contact us for details.

2018 Departures

Budapest to Nuremberg

Ship: Viking Longships Our Price From
May 25, 26, 27; Jun 02, 08, 09, 10, 17, 22, 23, 24£2795
Jul 06, 07, 08, 20, 21, 22; Aug 04, 05, 11, 17, 18, 19, 31£2595
Sep 01, 02, 14, 15, 16, 28, 29, 30; Oct 12, 13, 14£2795
Oct 26, 27, 28; Nov 09, 10, 11£2495
Nov 24, 25£2295
Dec 08, 09, 15£1895

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Nuremberg to Budapest

Ship: Viking Longships Our Price From
May 25, 26; Jun 01, 02, 03, 10, 15, 16, 17, 23, 29, 30£2795
Jul 01, 13, 14, 15, 27, 28, 29; Aug 03, 10, 11, 12, 24, 25, 26£2595
Sep 02, 07, 08, 09, 21, 22, 23; Oct 05, 06, 07£2795
Oct 19, 20, 21; Nov 02, 03, 04£2495
Nov 16, 17, 18£2295
Dec 01, 09, 15£1895

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

2019 Departures

Budapest to Nuremberg

Ship: Viking Longships Our Price From
Apr 14, 20£1495
Apr 26, 28£1745
May 04, 10, 12, 18, 24, 26; Jun 01, 07, 09, 15, 21, 23, 29£2045
Jul 05, 07, 13, 19, 21, 27; Aug 02, 04, 10, 16, 18, 24, 30£1845
Sep 01, 07, 13, 15, 21, 27, 29; Oct 05, 11, 13£2045
Oct 19, 25, 27; Nov 02, 08, 10£1745
Nov 16, 22, 24£1495
Nov 30; Dec 06, 08, 14£1095
Dec 20, 22£1495

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Nuremberg to Budapest

Ship: Viking Longships Our Price From
Apr 13, 19, 21£1495
Apr 27£1745
May 03, 05, 11, 17, 19, 25, 31; Jun 02, 08, 14, 16, 22, 28, 30£2045
Jul 06, 12, 14, 20, 26, 28; Aug 03, 09, 11, 17, 23, 25, 31£1845
Sep 06, 08, 14, 20, 22, 28; Oct 04, 06, 12£2045
Oct 18, 20, 26; Nov 01, 03, 09£1745
Nov 15, 17, 23£1495
Nov 29; Dec 01, 07, 13, 15£1095
Dec 27£1495

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Price Information

  • All prices shown above are per person based on double occupancy in a Cat F cabin. Single supplements are available on request
  • 2018 Cabin Upgrade Supplements:
  • Cat E - £150pp
  • Cat D - £500pp
  • Cat C - £700pp
  • Cat B - from £850pp to £1100pp
  • Cat A - from £1050pp to £1300pp
  • Cat AA - from £1500pp to £2700pp
  • Cat ES - from £1950pp to £4150pp
  • 2019 Cabin Upgrade Supplements:
  • Cat E - £150pp
  • Cat D - £400pp
  • Cat C - £650pp
  • Cat B - from £800pp to £1050pp
  • Cat A - from £1000pp to £1250pp
  • Cat AA - from £1500pp to £2750pp
  • Cat ES - from £2000pp to £3250pp
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