Christmastime On The Danube (Eastbound) 20208 DAYS FROM ONLY $1,949
Austria, Czech Republic, Germany
Stephen’s Cathedral—a masterpiece of ba-roque architecture. Arrive in lovely Melk, Austria, and tour the magnificent 11th century Benedictine Abbey—one of Europe’s largest monasteries. As you cruise through the wintery landscape of the picturesque Wachau Valley, enjoy the view with a tasting of traditional Austrian cookies. This Christmas river cruise ends in Austria’s magical capital of Vienna, home to the sounds of Mozart, Strauss, and the Vienna Boys’ Choir. See the famous sights with a Local Guide, or opt to go on a culinary tour through the Christmas markets to get a taste of all the best flavors Austria offers during this sparkling time of year on the Danube River.
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Nuremberg (Embarkation): onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Nuremberg: choice of guided tour or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; Christmas marketDay 3 Regensburg: onboard Christmas Traditions lecture; guided walk; Christmas market; beer tasting on boardDay 4 Passau: guided tour; Christmas marketDay 5 Melk: guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey; onboard cookie tastingDay 6 Vienna: choice of guided sightseeing, or culinary tour at Christmas marketDay 7 Vienna (Disembarkation): your cruise ends this morning
- In the event of technical or water level issues, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or alter the program, including hotel overnight when necessary.
- Guided Tours, Optional Excursions, activities, sailing and docking schedules may be contingent on weather conditions or other issues outside of our control and could therefore be subject to change at any time.
- Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.