VIENNA AND THE IMPERIAL DANUBE
All cruises inclusive of:
- Gourmet Meals (buffet breakfast, 4-course lunch, 3-course dinner)
- Open Bar - wine, spirits, beer, mineral water, fruit juice, soft drinks and coffee/tea (excludes champagne & drinks from premium list)
- Port taxes
- Pre-paid bilingual Classic sightseeing package (English guaranteed)
7 Night Cruise sailing from Vienna roundtrip aboard Beethoven.
CroisiEurope has a fleet of 27 Prestige category boats with cabins, which ply the most beautiful rivers in Europe. Spacious and light, they offer a welcoming and refined setting. Accommodation capacity varies from 100 to 180 passengers depending on the boat's design. At the cutting edge of technology, their facilities offer comfort and safety.
Carefully maintained and partially renovated each year, the CroisiEurope fleet is largely made up of recently built vessels, less than five years old, all with Veritas certification. The leading European river tour operator, our company owes its international reputation to its seriousness, its dynamism, its sense of innovation and its recognised value for money of long standing.
On board, you will find all of the amenities and comfort which guarantee the quality and seriousness of the CroisiEurope fleet.
Day 1: Vienna
Embarkation at 6.00pm in Vienna. Welcome cocktail, crew presentation. Diner on board and free time or optional guided tour of Vienna by night. Cruise departure around midnight towards Melk.
Day 2: Melk
Breakfast on board. Arrival early in the morning and departure of the optional excursion to the Abbaye of Melk. Return onboard for lunch and cruise departure towards Dürnstein, through the beautiful Wachau. Arrival early afternoon in Durnstein, which will be visited with your hostess. Return on board in the mid afternoon and continuation of the cruise to Bratislava. Dinner on board.
Day 3: BRATISLAVA
The ship will arrive in the night. After breakfast, optional excursion to the capital of Slovakia. The baroque palaces and the beautiful shaded squares make the charm of Bratislava, which Marie-Theresa of Austria used to hold dear. Return on board for lunch and cruise departure towards Kalocsa, in Hungary. Afternoon of cruising and dinner on board followed by an evening of entertainment.
Day 4: KALOCSA
Breakfast on board. The boat will arrive early in the morning and your will leave for the optional excursion to the Puzsta, including a horse show. Also named the Great Valley, this huge grassland used to be considered in the 19th century as the Wild West of Hungary. Return on board for lunch and cruise departure towards Budapest, the “pearl of Danube” that we will reach in the night. Dinner on board.
Day 5: BUDAPEST
Breakfast on board. Free day in Budapest or optional guided tour of the city. Discover haughty Buda with its winding alleyways, its Baroque buildings and its Royal Palace. And bustling Pest, which offers a proud mixture of architectural styles. Return on board for lunch. Free afternoon. After dinner on board, free evening or an optional traditional show in Budapest. Departure of the boat around midnight.
Day 6: BUDAPEST – ESZTERGOM
Arrival early on the morning in Esztergom. Breakfast on board. Free visit of Esztergom, first capital of Hungary under the Arpad dynasty. The city has conserved its value. With the neo-classical basilica or the former Royal Palace, Esztergom is a city which offers wonderful architectures. Lunch on board and an afternoon of cruising. Gala dinner and evening.
Day 7: VIENNA
The ship will arrive early in the morning. After breakfast, take the optional guided visit of Vienna and Schönbrunn Castle. Return on board for lunch. Free afternoon or optional guided tour of Hofburg: the Habsbourg palace. Return onboard for dinner. In the evening, you will have the possibility to attend a concert of Viennese music (optional and subject to availability).
Day 8: VIENNA
Breakfast and disembarkation. End of our services.
Terms & ConditionsOffer subject to availability at time of booking. Prices are per person share twin based on best available cruise fare. Price does not include Early Booking Discount which may apply at time of booking. Prices are accurate at time of loading but are subject to currency fluctuations and currency surcharges may apply. Prices are based on cash or cheque. Cruise deposit, amendment and cancellation conditions apply as per Innovative Travel's Terms & Conditions in the 2016-17 Croisi Europe brochure. Travel agent service fees may apply. Special conditions may apply - please ask for full details at time of enquiry.
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