5 Day Capital Cities of the Danube River Cruise
Vienna - Budapest - Bratislava - Vienna
Embark on a cruise to the Danube Capitals. You will experience unique places such as the covered grand market of Budapest with its incredible display of different goods, amongst which are famous garlands of paprika, and the spectacular Zsolnay roof tiles.
Vienna, like an open air museum is famous for the Konzerthaus where the footsteps of the great composers still echo. Without forgetting Bratislava situated at the foot of the little Carpathian mountains, standing out from this wooded and rocky landscape. You will be transported in a twirl of emotions and unbelievable flavours.
DAY 1: VIENNAPassengers are welcome to board at 6:00 p.m. in Vienna. After you've comfortably settled into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. We'll enjoy dinner on board. The rest of the evening is yours to do as you please.
DAY 2: VIENNA TO BUDAPEST
This morning, we’ll set out on a guided tour of Vienna. We’ll travel on The Ring, part of the vast changes to the Viennese cityscape that took place in the second half of the 19th century.
This afternoon’s excursion will be to discover “Hidden Vienna.” We’ll tour backstage at the Konzerthaus and enjoy cup of Viennese coffee and a pastry. (Note: If it is unavailable or if a concert is scheduled at the same time, the tour of the Konzerthaus could be replaced by a tour of the Musikverein or the Opera House)
Dinner will have an Austrian flair. Join us for an evening of dancing in the lounge. Our ship will cruise to Budapest.
DAY 3: BUDAPEST
This morning, we'll set out on a guided tour of the city to visit scenic Buda and lively Pest.
The afternoon's excursion is a trip to the covered market and a tasting of some traditional Hungarian delicacies.
We'll have a Hungarian-themed dinner and enjoy traditional entertainment on board. Our ship will cruise to Bratislava overnight.
DAY 4: BRATISLAVA
We'll spend the morning cruising. After our arrival in Bratislava, we'll set out on an afternoon tour of the Slovakian capital.
After our excursion, we'll return on board the ship. Tonight is our festive gala evening. Our ship will cruise to Vienna overnight.
DAY 5: VIENNAArrival in Vienna early in the morning. Buffet breakfast on board. Disembarkation at 9.00am. End of our journey.
**Please note that this is a bi-lingual ship with information provided in both English and French, and an international cruise host on board.**
2023 Per Person Cruise Only Fares
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Prices Include: Full board cruise from dinner of the first day to breakfast of the last day in a double cabin with showers and toilets, welcome drink, entertainment, the Captain's evening, the assistance of our hostess on board, and port taxes. DRINKS PACKAGE INCLUDED - Soft Drinks, as well as tea and coffee specialties, Beer, sparkling white wine, as well as open wines and daily recommendations from the wine menu (by the glass), Cocktails and long drinks throughout the day and evening.
Guided tour of Vienna (without Schonbrunn), Authentic and Unique Vienna,
Tour of Budapest, Great Market hall in Budapest and Guided tour of Bratislava
Prices Do Not Include: Drinks, not listed above, insurance and optional excursions.
For reasons of navigation and passenger safety, the Captain of the ship reserve the right to modify the itinerary of the cruise.
There might not be any other english speaking guests on these dates.