Danube Symphony (Eastbound) 2021
6 Day River Cruise Deggendorf to Budapest
Starting at $2,049
Destinations & Sightseeing
Itinerary and Meals
Experience views to awaken the senses on your Danube River cruise from Germany to Hungary. Embark from the “City of Three Rivers” in Passau, Austria, and sail to the lovely city of Linz for guided sightseeing, including Austria’s largest medieval square and the towering marble Trinity Column. Sail through the picturesque Wachau Valley to Krems and explore the small village—seemingly untouched by the modern world. You may choose to enjoy a wine tasting with a Wine World Experience to discover the secrets of winemaking and its history. Next, sail to Vienna—the City of Music. You’ll marvel at the sights with a guided city tour of Vienna’s gilded landmarks—including the Imperial Palace, the world-famous Vienna Opera House, and stunning St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Visit Bratislava, Slovakia, on your Danube River cruise to explore the quaint streets of Old Town and St. Martin’s Cathedral. You may decide to join your Avalon Adventure Host on a hike to the castle above! Your Danube River cruise concludes in the “Pearl of the Danube”—Budapest.
Destination & Sightseeing
|Day 1 Deggendorf (Embarkation):||Onboard welcome reception|
|Day 2 Linz-Mauthausen:||Free time in Linz; choice of visit to St. Florian Monastery or guided tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp|
|Day 3 Ybbs-Wachau Valley-Krems:||Guided tour in Ybbs; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; guided tour in Krems|
|Day 4 Vienna:||Guided sightseeing|
|Day 5 Bratislava:||Choice of a guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin's Cathedral or a hike to Bratislava Castle with your Adventure Host|
|Day 6 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); the responsibility for obtaining a visa rests with the traveler.