On a cruise of the Danube River, make your way along fairy-tale cities, medieval villages, and stunning vistas. Enjoy 2 nights in the quaint Alpine town of Seefeld. Visit Linderhof Palace, the 'Royal Villa' of King Ludwig. Behold Munich's many charms including its world-famous Glockenspiel. On a relaxing a 7-night journey, see the seaside wonders of Germany, Austria and Hungary. Take a walking tour of Passau, a 2,000-year-old city. Drift along through the Wachau Valley, dotted with castles and small riverside towns. Discover Slovakia's remarkable capital, Bratislava. Immerse yourself in the historic opulence and captivating energy of the river valley.
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- Offer valid through 9/30/2020
- 10 Days
|Day 1||Seefeld||Overnight Flight: On a timeless trip down the Danube River, sail past breathtaking scenery and pause in quaint villages and lively cities. Your tour begins with an overnight flight to Europe.|
|Day 2||Seefeld||Seefeld, Austria - Tour Begins: Your tour opens in the quaint Alpine town of Seefeld. Gather with your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner and get a taste of the local culture.|
|Day 3||Seefeld||Seefeld - Ettal, Germany - Oberammergau - Seefeld: Travel to Ettal, home of Linderhof Palace. Feel like a royal when you venture into the palace, finding a world rich in Rococo ornamentation and unparalleled artistry. You'll also spend time exploring nearby Oberammergau, renowned for wood carvings and the Passion Play which takes place every ten years.|
|Day 4||Seefeld||Seefeld - Munich - Passau - Board Cruise Ship: Journey to Munich, capital of Bavaria. Feel the energy of this lively city during a tour that highlights Olympic Park, the world-famous Glockenspiel,* and Marienplatz. Enjoy free time before continuing on to Passau to board your cruise ship. Your home for the next seven nights, this beautifully appointed vessel has all the modern amenities you could need, such as the newest technology, panoramic deck, panorama bar, excellent cuisine, outstanding service, and unlimited wine and beer with every dinner on board. Enjoy a cocktail reception followed by a welcome aboard dinner.|
|Day 5||Regensburg||Regensburg: With an expert guide, discover Regensburg, one of Germany's best-preserved medieval cities. See the first stone bridge built over the Danube and the Porta Praetoria - a Roman gate built in A.D. 179. Tonight, partake in a delightful Bavarian evening on board.|
|Day 6||Passau||Passau - Linz, Austria: Wake this morning surrounded by scenic valleys and riverside towns en route to Passau, set at the meeting point of the Danube, Inn, and Ilz rivers. Enjoy a leisurely paced walking tour of this 2,000-year-old fairy-tale city and take in the ornate Baroque architecture, the cobblestone streets, and St. Stephan's Cathedral, home to Europe's largest church organ. Continue your day of exploration with a walking tour of Linz, a charming Austrian town that straddles the Danube River.|
|Day 7||Wachau Valley||Wachau Valley - Emmersdorf - Vienna: Your journey takes you through the Wachau Valley, dotted with castles and hillside houses. Visit the quaint town of Emmersdorf, relaxing as you take in the scenery of this picturesque area. End your day in Vienna, Austria's capital city.|
|Day 8||Vienna||Vienna: Join a local expert and explore Vienna's architecture, including Hofburg Palace, the Vienna Opera House, the Ringstrasse, and the awe-inspiring St. Stephen's Cathedral. The afternoon is yours. Perhaps you'll join an optional excursion to the Schonbrunn Palace, the Habsburgs' summer retreat.|
|Day 9||Vienna||Vienna - Bratislava, Slovakia: Enter into Slovakia and tour Bratislava, the former imperial capital of the Habsburg Empire. Discover sites such as the 13th-century castle, Old Town, St. Martin's Cathedral, Michael's Gate, and the Archbishop's palace. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure to prepare for the elegant Captain's Gala Dinner, followed by an evening of dancing.|
|Day 10||Budapest||Budapest, Hungary: Say hello to Budapest, Hungary's lovely capital. Embark on a city tour and experience the historic Buda Castle area, Fisherman's Bastion, and the 500-year-old St. Matthias Church. Enjoy incomparable views of the twin cities Buda and Pest, nestled on opposing banks of the river. After a farewell dinner on board, take in the city skyline on an evening cruise along Budapest's stunning shores. Your day ends with a fun-filled folklore show.|
|Day 11||Budapest||Budapest - Disembark Ship - Tour Ends: After breakfast, disembark the ship as your tour comes to an end.|
- Seelos Hotel - NIKO Hotels GmbH Seefeld in Tirol, Austria
- Das Hotel Eden Seefeld Seefeld, Austria
- MS Amadeus Cara Amsterdam, Netherlands
- * NOTE:Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.