Enchanted Europe (Eastbound) 202017 DAYS FROM ONLY $6248
Danube River Cruises, Main River Cruises, Rhine River Cruises
Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Switzerland
In Melk, you will visit Austria’s majestic Benedictine Abbey. Take in the breathtaking views before continuing through the picturesque Wachau Valley to the romantic sights of Vienna, the “City of Music.” Your European river cruise ends in Budapest, the capital of Hungary, with guided sight-seeing and free time to explore this vibrant city on your own.
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Basel (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception Day 2 Breisach: choice of excursion to Black Forest, or guided visit to Badische Winzerkeller Day 3 Strasbourg: guided tour, visit to La Petite France district and the gothic cathedralDay 4 Rüdesheim–Rhine Gorge–Boppard: special treat; choice of visit to Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum, or cable car ride to the Niederwald Monument in Rüdesheim; scenic cruising through the Rhine Gorge; time at leisure in BoppardDay 5 Frankfurt: choice of guided tour in Frankfurt, or guided tour in SeligenstadtDay 6 Main River Village: guided tour Day 7 Würzburg: guided tour, visit to the Bishop’s ResidenzDay 8 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town HallDay 9 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: full day guided tour in MunichDay 10 Roth. Excursion to Nuremberg: choice of Roth guided tour, or Nuremberg guided tour, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; lecture on boardDay 11 Regensburg: guided walk; beer tasting on boardDay 12 Passau: guided walkDay 13 Melk–Wachau Valley–Vienna: guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; scenic cruising through the Wachau ValleyDay 14 Vienna: guided sightseeingDay 15 Budapest: guided tour, see Heroes’ SquareDay 16 Budapest (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.