Danube Symphony with 2 nights in Munich 2021
8 Day River Cruise Budapest to Munich
Starting at $2,448
Destinations & Sightseeing
Itinerary and Meals
Board your Avalon Suite Ship® in Budapest to embark on an unforgettable 6-day river cruise on the Danube. You’ll begin with a visit to Slovakia’s quaint town of Bratislava for guided sightseeing along the streets of Old Town and St. Martin’s Cathedral. Learn about the Habsburg Empire with guided sightseeing in Vienna to see the Imperial Palace complex, the Opera House, and stunning St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Explore Krems on a guided tour of a town seemingly untouched by the modern world. Cruise through the Wachau Valley—home of charming villages and Austrian wines from its beautiful vineyards. Discover Ybbs on a guided tour of its romantic old town. Visit the magnificent 9th-century St. Florian Monastery, still home of Augustine Monks, or take a sobering tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp—one of the largest and most brutal Nazi camps of WWII. In Linz, enjoy free time to sample its famous pastries, and cruise overnight to conclude your river cruise in Deggendorf, Germany. Continue your European vacation your way with two nights in Munich. You’ll enjoy a full-day guided tour to Neuschwanstein Castle—home of King Ludwig, and plenty of free time to explore Munich. A fantastic combination of history, art, food, and wine await on your Danube River cruise.
Destination & Sightseeing
|Day 1 Budapest (Embarkation):||Onboard welcome reception|
|Day 2 Bratislava:||Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin's Cathedral or a hike to Bratislava Castle with your Adventure Host|
|Day 3 Vienna:||Guided sightseeing|
|Day 4 Krems-Wachau Valley-Ybbs:||Guided walk in Krems; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; guided tour in Ybbs|
|Day 5 Mauthausen-Linz:||Choice of visit to St. Florian Monastery, or guided tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp; free time in Linz|
|Day 6 Deggendorf (Disembarkation)-Munich:||Transfer to Munich; guided tour|
|Day 7 Munich. Excursion to Neuschwanstein & Oberammergau:||Visit Neuschwanstein Castle and the Bavarian village of Oberammergau|
|Day 8 Munich:||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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This city's former Royal Post Office has been reimagined as an ultra modern 396-room hotel with impressive architectural elegance offering free Wi-Fi throughout. A diversely rich breakfast buffet is served daily in the hotel's speciality breakfast restaurant, light French cuisine can be found in the Parisian style Brasserie with open kitchen and the swanky lounge Bar has an outside terrace and library where drinks and snacks can be enjoyed. Spa facilities include an indoor swimming pool, steam bath, sauna, and state-of-the-art gym.