European Masterpiece With 2 Nights In Transylvania (Eastbound) 2020
Countries:
Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Serbia
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Disembark:
Stunning views create a visual masterpiece on your Main and Danube River cruise from the heart of Germany to the Black Sea. Begin in Mainz and sail to visit a charming Main River village, then cruise to Würzburg for a guided tour of the “Pearl of the Romantic Road.” Revel in Bavaria’s largest wine-producing region to visit Kitzingen and the quaint town of Volkach, followed by a visit to Bamberg, the city of seven hills. Take an excursion from Nuremberg to Munich to see Nymphenburg Palace. See the timbered houses of Roth, or tour Nuremberg’s historic sites, including Kaiserburg Castle or the Nuremberg Rally Grounds. Tour Regensburg and see the entrance to its ancient fortress. Tour charming Pssau—the “City of Three Rivers,” or take an excursion to the Austria’s lovely city of Linz.
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Mainz (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Main river village: choice of guided walk

Day 3 Würzburg: guided tour, visit the Bishop’s Residenz

Day 4 Kitzingen—Volkach: guided tours; beer tasting on board

Day 5 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town Hall

Day 6 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: full day guided tour in Munich

Day 7 Roth. Excursion to Nuremberg: choice of guided tour in Nuremberg or Roth, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; lecture on board

Day 8 Regensburg: guided walk; beer tasting on board

Day 9 Passau: guided walk

Day 10 Melk–Wachau Valley–Vienna: guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk, or morning hike; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; free time in Vienna

Day 11 Vienna: guided sightseeing

Day 12 Budapest: guided tour, see Heroes’ Square

Day 13 Budapest: day at leisure

Day 14 Mohács. Excursion to Pécs: choice of guided tour in Pécs, visit the underground tombs, or sightseeing in Mohács, visit St. Nicolas watermill

Day 15 Osijek: guided tour

Day 16 Belgrade: guided tour; lecture on board

Day 17 Donji Milanovac–Iron Gates: visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; scenic cruise through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge

Day 18 Vidin. Excursion to Belogradchik: guided tour in Vidin, excursion to Belogradchik, see the rock formations

Day 19 Excursion to Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi–Rousse: choice of full day guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing, or jogging tour in Rousse

Day 20 Oltenita (Disembarkation)–Brasov: guided sightseeing in Bucharest

Day 21 Brasov: Brasov guided tour; visit Bran Castle

Day 22 Brasov–Bucharest: transfer to Bucharest and guided tour

Day 23 Bucharest: your vacation 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.
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