Magnificent Rivers Of Europe With 2 Nights In Budapest (Westbound) 202020 DAYS FROM ONLY $7377
>Cruise to Passau for tour of Germany’s “City of Three Rivers.” Visit the Bavarian town of Regensburg to see medieval sights, and join us for a beer tasting on board. In Roth, take a guided tour of the town, a sightseeing excursion to Nuremberg, or a tour of the notorious Nuremberg Rally Grounds. Join a guided excursion to Munich to see Nymphenburg Palace. In Bamberg, tour its Romanesque cathedral amid the seven hills crowned with churches. Enjoy a beer tasting on board before sailing for the quaint Bavarian town of Volkach. Visit Kitzingen in Bavaria’s largest wine-producing area. Explore Würzburg along the Romantic Road, then visit a Bavarian Main River Village. In Mainz, take an excursion to Heidelberg Castle, then cruise to the Rhine Valley village of Rüdesheim. Hear the sounds of oom-pah-pah in a Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum! Take a hike up the vineyard hills with a cable-car ride down, or enjoy a coffee or wine tasting (based on your departure). Cruise through the stunning Rhine Gorge on your way to Koblenz, then to Cologne—with its gothic cathedral and soaring twin steeples. Take a guided city tour or a walking tour of Cologne’s historical Jewish sites.Your cruise through Germany concludes in Amsterdam with a guided canal cruise past stately homes of the city’s Golden Age.
Tour HighlightsDay 1 Budapest: welcome to BudapestDay 2 Budapest: guided tourDay 3 Budapest (Embarkation): onboard welcome receptionDay 4 Budapest–Vienna: scenic sailing, pass through BratislavaDay 5 Vienna: guided tourDay 6 Dürnstein–Wachau Valley–Melk: choice of guided tour, or hike up to the castle ruins in Dürnstein; scenic cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; wine tasting on boardDay 7 Passau: guided walkDay 8 Regensburg: guided walk; beer tasting on boardDay 9 Nuremberg: lecture on board; choice of guided sightseeing in Nuremberg or Roth, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tourDay 10 Nuremberg. Excursion to Munich: guided sightseeing in Munich, see the MarienplatzDay 11 Bamberg: guided tour, see the Old Town HallDay 12 Volkach–Kitzingen: guided toursDay 13 Würzburg: guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s ResidenzDay 14 Main river village: guided tourDay 15 Mainz. Excursion to Heidelberg: guided tour of Heidelberg, see the Great VatDay 16 Rüdesheim–Koblenz: special treat; visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum or guided hike in Rüdesheim; free time in KoblenzDay 17 Cologne: choice of Cologne highlights walking tour, or Jewish Heritage walking tourDay 18 Amsterdam: canal cruiseDay 19 Amsterdam (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.