Active & Discovery On The Danube With 3 Nights Prague – Eastbound 201913 DAYS FROM ONLY $3902
nsfer to Linz, via the Austrian Lake District, with a stop in the medieval Ceský Krumlov for a guided walking tour. In Linz, board your Avalon river cruise ship. With Active Discovery, the choice is always yours: whether you taste locally produced cheese and beer brewed by Trappist monks near Linz, or hike along the Danube trails for spectacular views, you’ll find the activities, tours, and excursions that speak to your interests. Take a bike ride to an ancient border defense near Mauthausen or visit World War II’s largest concentration camp; paddle a canoe; or meet with a local produce grower in the Wachau Valley. You can even meet a count in his castle; take a jogging tour around Vienna, or visit the city when it first awakes. Attend a medieval knights’ tournament in Visegrád, and end your vacation with one night in Budapest where you can learn some Hungarian if you like. All the while, enjoy the comfort of your Avalon Suite Ship® with its delectable meals and warm, personal service. Consider it your home away from home while you explore new discoveries and active adventures along the way.
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Prague: welcome to PragueDay 2 Prague: choice of urban hike, or guided city tour including Hradcany Castle grounds and St. Vitus Cathedral; afternoon at leisureDay 3 Prague: day at leisureDay 4 Prague—Linz (Embarkation): guided tour of Cesky Krumlov; transfer to Linz; onboard welcome receptionDay 5 Engelhartszell—Schlögen Schlinge—Linz: choice of visit to Engelszell Abbey to tour its brewery, enjoy a tasting, and explore its sensory garden, or fun guided hike along the WWII smuggler’s route; choice of scenic cruising around the Schlögener Schlinge, or guided hike on the Danube Trail Day 6 Linz—Mauthausen—Grein: in Mauthausen, choice of visit to St. Florian Monastery, or guided tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp, or guided bike tour; guided tour in Grein, visit to the historical theater and Greinburg Castle Day 7 Spitz—Vienna: choice of canoe tour down the Danube; bike tour from Spitz to Krems with a stop in Dürnstein to sample local specialties; or Wine World Experience with tasting; or local encounter showcasing regional products Day 8 Vienna: choice of bike tour, or jogging tour, or guided tour, visit to Belvedere Palace to see Klimt’s Kiss; or Vienna Experimental experience, to meet with local peopleDay 9 Vienna: choice of early risers guided tour, with breakfast at a Viennese café; or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the Italian and Dutch Masters Gallery, or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the Military MuseumDay 10 Visegrád—Danube Bend: in Visegrád, choice of medieval knights tournament, or guided hike in Danube-Ipoly National Park; scenic cruising around the Danube BendDay 11 Budapest (Disembarkation): choice of guided tour with funny language lesson, or guided bike tour, or guided tourDay 12 Budapest: your vacation ends this morning
- In the event of water level problems or any problems of a technical nature, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or to alter the program.
- Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change becomes necessary, a substitute will be offered.
- Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); the responsibility for obtaining a visa rests with the traveler.