Magnificent Rivers Of Europe (Eastbound) 202018 DAYS FROM ONLY $7,747
Austria, Germany, Holland (Netherlands), Hungary
” Next, visit Kitzingen in Bavaria’s largest wine-producing area to hear the legend of the town’s beginnings. Enjoy a beer tasting on board in the quaint Bavarian town of Volkach. In Bamberg, enter a world where imperial dynasties lived amid the seven hills crowned with churches. Next, take an excursion from Nuremberg to Munich to see the Town Halls of Marienplatz and Nymphenburg Palace—former home of the German monarchs. In Roth, take a tour of Roth’s medieval town, or a guided sightseeing in Nuremberg, or a tour of the notorious Nuremberg Rally Grounds. Visit the Bavarian town of Regensburg, including its fortress entrance built in 179 AD. You’ll cruise to Passau, to visit Germany’s “City of Three Rivers.” In Austria’s lovely Linz, you’ll enjoy a free afternoon to enjoy the sites and sweets in the home of the Linzer Torte. Next, visit the magnificent Benedictine Abbey of Melk, and sail to Vienna—the City of Music. See the Imperial Palace, the world-famous opera house, and St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Arrive in beautiful Budapest for guided sightseeing. A perfect conclusion to your magnificent European River cruise!
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Amsterdam (Embarkation): onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Amsterdam: canal cruiseDay 3 Cologne: choice of Cologne highlights walking tour, or Jewish Heritage walking tourDay 4 Boppard–Rüdesheim: free time in Boppard; special treat; visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim Day 5 Mainz. Excursion to Heidelberg: guided tour of Heidelberg, see the Great VatDay 6 Main river village: guided walkDay 7 Würzburg: guided tour, visit the Bishop’s ResidenzDay 8 Kitzingen—Volkach: guided tours; beer tasting on boardDay 9 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town HallDay 10 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: guided sightseeing in Munich, see the MarienplatzDay 11 Roth. Excursion to Nuremberg: choice of guided tour in Nuremberg or Roth, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour; lecture on board Day 12 Regensburg: guided walk; beer tasting on boardDay 13 Passau: guided walkDay 14 Melk–Wachau Valley–Vienna: guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk, or morning hike; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; free time in ViennaDay 15 Vienna: guided sightseeingDay 16 Budapest: guided tour, see Heroes’ SquareDay 17 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.