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Danube River Cruises
In Melk, visit Austria’s majestic Benedictine Abbey, one of Europe’s largest monasteries, and taste some of the region’s renowned wines. In Grein, visit the oldest theater in Austria.For a change of pace, travel by motorcoach to Munich, capital of Bavaria, where a Local Guide shows you the famous attractions. Step into a fairytale on an excursion to one of the most dream-like castles in all of Europe—Neuschwanstein Castle—said to have inspired the tales of Walt Disney. And the magic of the day continues as you travel to Oberammergau, an idyllic village known for its once-a-decade performance of the Passion Play and typical Bavarian houses painted with scenes from fairytales. Find magic, musical history, and beautiful scenery like no other on your European river cruise of a lifetime.
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Vienna (Embarkation): onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Vienna: guided tour, see the Kuntskammer collection; choice of additional sightseeing, or a complimentary museum ticket Day 3 Dürnstein—Wachau Valley—Melk: guided walk, see the Stiftskirche in Dürnstein; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; wine tasting on boardDay 4 Grein—Linz: guided walk of Grein, visit the historical theatre; time at leisure in LinzDay 5 Linz—Schlögener Schlinge—Passau: guided tour in Passau; scenic cruising through the Schlögener SchlingeDay 6 Passau (Disembarkation)—Munich: travel by motorcoach to Munich, see the MarienplatzDay 7 Munich. Excursion to Neuschwanstein and Oberammergau: visit Neuschwanstein Castle and the Bavarian village of OberammergauDay 8 Munich: 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.to change. If a change becomes necessary, a substitute will be offered.