• Vienna
  • Bratislava
  • Budapest

Danube Treasures

Cruise the legendary River Danube which has inspired musicians, artists and poets throughout the centuries, and explore the fascinating capital cities of Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest. Include excursions and drinks with meals

Exclusive Yorkshire Cruise Club Package
7 Nights from £2210pp

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Sail the Danube, which for centuries has inspired musicians, artists and poets, from Germany to Austria, Slovakia and Hungary.

Join your luxurious ship in Vilshofen and cruise to the fairytale city of Passau. Explore the Baroque architecture of Linz or travel to Salzburg, made famous by the 'Sound of Music', before visiting Melk's majestic Benedictine Abbey and cruising through the picturesque Wachau Valley.

Explore the imperial city of Vienna on a guided tour which includes the impressive Opera House and St Stephen's Cathedral, then enjoy classical music at a Viennese concert. Wander around Bratislava's Old Town (except cruises in Oct/Nov) before seeing Budapest's highlights including Fisherman's Bastion, Heroes' Square and Castle Hill.

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Day 1 : Vilshofen (Germany)

Fly from Manchester and embark your luxurious ship in Vilshofen. Enjoy a private Oktoberfest celebration in Vilshofen with beer, traditional music and dancing. Welcome Dinner on board tonight. (D)

Day 2 : Vilshofen - Passau

Explore Vilshofen before cruising to Passau, a 2000 year old fairytale city with cobblestone streets and Baroque architecture. A walking tour of the old town includes the Gothic and Italian Baroque architecture and the St Stephen's Cathedral. There is a hike up to the impressive Passau Castle and on the reverse itinerary there is the option to join the guided bike tour of Passau. (B,L,D)

Day 3 : Linz (Austria)

Arrive in Linz, the second largest city in Austria and take a guided walking or cycling tour to the highlights. Alternatively, take a full day excursion to Salzburg. (B,L,D)

Day 4 : Weissenkirchen

Take the walking tour of Durnstein's cobbled streets and visit the magnificent Benedictine Abbey at Melk, hike up to the fortress where Richard of Lionheart was once imprisoned or enjoy an 'apricots and sweets' tasting. After dinner on the forward itinerary join a wine tasting at a local winery. On the reverse itinerary the ship docks in Grein where there is a visit to Castle Greinburg, a sparkling wine reception and a folklore show. (B,L,D)

Day 5 : Vienna

Enjoy a panoramic tour of Vienna taking in the Opera House and Town Hall. This afternoon, there is a bike ride in Vienna. (B,L,D)

Day 6 : Bratislava (Slovakia)

From Bratislava, capital of Slovakia, you can enjoy a guided walking tour to the Old Town Hall and Mirbach Palace or join the Slovakian Specialties tasting and sample some local delicacies. Alternatively, hike up to Bratislava Castle before enjoying time at leisure to explore the city. Please note: Cruises in Oct/Nov will not visit Bratislava. (B,L,D)

Day 7 : Budapest (Hungary)

Arrive in Budapest where a sightseeing tour will take you to the historic Buda Castle for superb views across the twin cities of Buda and Pest, to Fisherman's Bastion and the famous Heroes' Square. Alternatively hike up to Castle Hill for panoramic views of the city. (B,L,D)

Day 8 : Budapest

Disembark ship in Budapest and transfer to the airport for your return flight to Manchester. (B)

Key: B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner. Please note this itinerary also operates in reverse - sequence and tours may vary

Price Includes

  • 7 nights full board deluxe accommodation in an outside cabin - most with the revolutionary Twin balconies
  • Return flights from Manchester and overseas transfers
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner plus bottled water in cabins replenished daily
  • Sip and Sail Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain's Gala Dinner
  • Tours and excursions daily with personal headset included
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • State of the art Infotainment System in all cabins with hi-speed internet, Hollywood movies, extensive music library and English TV stations
  • Special highlights including lectures, theme dinners, cooking demonstration, on board music performances and afternoon/evening piano music
  • Bicycles to explore on your own and guided bicycle tours
  • Services of professional Cruise Manager
  • Port Charges
  • All local taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Gratuities

Cruise Extensions

  • Prague Extension Extend your 7-night cruise with a 3-night pre-cruise stay in Prague. Please contact us for details
  • Munich Extension Extend your 7-night cruise with a 2-night pre-cruise stay in Munich. Please contact us for details
  • Prague and Budapest Extension Extend your 7-night cruise with a 3-night pre-cruise stay in Prague and a 2-night post-cruise stay in Munich. Please contact us for details

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