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Danube River Cruises
Afterward, you can relax with a glass of wine atop the Sky Deck of your ship as you cruise along the Danube River into Austria. A highlight will be a guided visit to the majestic Benedictine Abbey in Melk, one of Europe’s largest monasteries, which sits high on a bluff overlooking the Danube. In Dürnstein, enjoy a guided walk and see the baroque Stiftskirche, with its luminous blue and white façade.To round out this unforgettable European river cruise, visit Vienna, the “City of Music”—known to have inspired the creative genius of Mozart, Beethoven, and Strauss. After guided sightseeing, stroll along the pedestrian walkway of Kärntnerstrasse, or try a piece of Apfelstrudel in an elegant Viennese café as a perfect ending to your river cruise adventure.
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Munich: welcome to MunichDay 2 Munich. Excursion to Neuschwanstein & Oberammergau: visit Neuschwanstein Castle and the Bavarian village of OberammergauDay 3 Munich—Passau (Embarkation): guided tour in Munich, see the Marienplatz; travel by motorcoach to Passau; onboard welcome receptionDay 4 Passau—Schlögen Oxbow—Linz: guided walk in Passau; scenic cruising through the Schlögen Oxbow Day 5 Linz—Grein: guided walk in Linz; time at leisure in GreinDay 6 Melk—Wachau Valley—Dürnstein: guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; guided walk, see the Stiftskirche in Dürnstein; wine tasting on boardDay 7 Vienna: guided tour, see Kunstkammer collection; choice of additional sightseeing, or complimentary museum ticket Day 8 Vienna (Disembarkation): 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 is necessary, a substitute will be offered.
- Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.