Delightful Danube APT Travelmarvel 2023 River Cruise
Revel in the history of Nuremberg, explore the medieval German cities of Regensburg and Passau, and step back in time in Dürnstein. Continue to Vienna, where elegance and art await before ending your cruise in Hungary’s capital, Budapest.
Fly from the UK to Munich. On arrival, you will travel to your hotel in Nuremberg.
Enjoy a guided tour of Nuremberg today, taking in the city’s historic past. Afterwards, transfer to your premium river ship. Get to know your fellow travellers and Cruise Director at a Welcome Reception.
INSIDER EXPERIENCE: Enjoy a Bavarian evening on board with local beer, snacks and traditional German entertainment.
Having reached the Danube River overnight, you will dock in Regensburg this morning. Wander the medieval city at your leisure, either by foot or on a bike, and explore the streets that have over two millennia of history.
Awake in the city of Passau. On a guided walk, stroll past the city’s colourful buildings, such as the Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall). Alternatively, you have the opportunity to embark on a Salzburg tour, absorbing familiar sights from ‘The Sound of Music’, or you can visit the Czech town of Český Krumlov.
Dock in Melk and join a local guide for a tour through Melk Abbey, an active Benedictine monastery since 1089. This magnificent abbey is home to around two dozen practising monks. After, discover Dürnstein, the town overlooked by the hilltop ruins of the castle where King Richard the Lionheart was imprisoned back in 1192.
Embrace the splendour and elegance of Vienna today on a walking tour that takes you past St Stephen’s Cathedral, the Graben, Hofburg Palace and the Albertina. You may wish to visit the Naschmarkt after.
Enjoy a day at leisure in Vienna, a cultural utopia of music, art and food. You may wish to visit Schönbrunn Palace or the Slovakian capital of Bratislava (own expense).
Arrive in the heart of Budapest, where the history and beauty of the city is illuminated by a local guide. See the spectacular Hungarian Parliament and Matthias Church, and visit the Fisherman’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square. After a Captain’s Farewell Dinner, take a twilight cruise through the city.
After breakfast on board, disembark your ship and be transferred to the airport for your return flight to the UK.
- Return scheduled flights from the UK
- Overnight stay at Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nuremberg
- 7 nights on board a Brand New Contemporary River Ship
- Unique cultural experiences in up to 9 towns, villages & cities
- Insider Experiences
- 8 Breakfasts, 7 Lunches and 7 Dinners
- Complimentary soft drinks, beer and local wine with lunch and dinner on board
- Travelmarvel Cruise Director, Entertainment and Activities Coordinator, and local guides
- Overseas transfers, port charges and tipping