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Delightful Danube & Prague
(Prague to Budapest)

10 days with Uniworld  Rating: Deluxe

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River Cruise Itinerary

Day 1 – Prague
Arrive at Prague Václav Havel Airport, where you will be transferred to the hotel.

Day 2 – Prague
FEATURED EXCURSIONS: Choice of Prague city tour OR exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Prague’s Estates Theatre and Municipal House

Enjoy a panoramic tour of the “City of Spires,” then cross Charles Bridge to the Old Town Square to see Tyn Church and the famous astronomical clock. Alternately, get a behind-the-scenes look inside Prague’s historic Estates Theatre and the art nouveau Municipal House, with its stunning concert hall.

Day 3 – Prague, transfer to Nuremberg (embark)
FEATURED EXCURSIONS: Choice of Nuremberg city tour OR Nuremberg WWII historical tour with Documentation Center visit

Travel by motorcoach from Prague to Nuremberg. Before embarking your ship, see the city on a panoramic tour or visit important WWII sites, including the Nuremberg Trials Memorial, which houses Courtroom 600 (the actual venue of the trials). In the evening, enjoy a Captain's Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner.
  
Note: Courtroom 600 is an active court. Visitors will only be permitted to see the courtroom during trial breaks.

Day 4 – Cruising the Main-Danube Canal, Regensburg
FEATURED EXCURSIONS: Choice of “2,000 Years in One Hour” Regensburg walking discovery tour OR Jewish Regensburg walking discovery tour OR BMW factory visit

Regensburg is one of Europe’s best-preserved medieval towns, and your tour provides a concise overview of its fascinating 2,000-year history. For a different perspective, explore sites associated with Germany’s oldest Jewish community, dating back more than a thousand years, or tour the state-of-the-art BMW factory.

Note: If the tour lands on a day when the BMW factory is closed, we will visit the Audi factory (weekdays) or the Audi museum (weekends).

Day 5 – Cruising the Danube River, Passau
FEATURED EXCURSIONS: Passau walking discovery tour with choice of exclusive guided “Go Active” bicycle ride along the Danube River OR guided “Go Active” hiking along the river Ilz

Located at the confluence of three rivers, Passau’s medieval town center is a delight to explore on foot. You’ll also have time to wander on your own or to catch a ride up to a fortress with fabulous views. Later, you can bike along the Danube with a local guide or hike along the Ilz River with an expert naturalist.

Day 6 – Engelhartszell, cruising the Danube River
Enjoy a leisurely day onboard with scenic cruising along the Danube.

Day 7 – Spitz, cruising the Wachau Valley
FEATURED EXCURSIONS: Choice of Spitz village stroll with exclusive wine tasting OR Melk Abbey with library visit

Explore Spitz with a wine and nature expert and sample local wines and delicacies made with apricots—a specialty of the region. Or explore Melk’s 900-year-old abbey and its famous library, the inspiration for The Name of the Rose. Later, relax onboard during a scenic cruise through the UNESCO-designated Wachau Valley.

Day 8 – Vienna
FEATURED EXCURSIONS: Choice of Vienna city tour with Vienna State Opera visit OR exclusive “Vienna, City of Arts” tour

Enjoy a panoramic tour of Vienna’s grand architectural heritage before venturing inside the State Opera House, where you’ll be treated to a guided tour. Or, you can view the Gustav Klimt exhibit at the Belvedere, which includes his most famous painting—The Kiss.

Note: A visit to the Musikverein concert hall may be substituted for the Vienna State Opera House

Day 9 – Cruising the Danube River, Budapest
FEATURED EXCURSIONS: Choice of Budapest city tour OR exclusive “Do as the Locals Do” Budapest walking tour

Experience the beauty of Buda and Pest—situated on opposite sides of the Danube—with a panoramic tour of the city’s top sights. Or “Do as the Locals Do,” riding the metro to a lively local market before enjoying a coffee and seeing Károlyi Garden and the National Museum. In the evening, enjoy a Captain’s Farewell Reception and Gala Dinner.

Day 10 – Budapest (disembark)
Transfer to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport for your flight home, or extend your stay in Budapest.

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All This Included

A magnificent and immersive itinerary for lovers of European art and culture.

This enchanting voyage provides a variety of ways to enjoy captivating destinations, plus ample time to relax onboard as you cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg. Explore Budapest with a panoramic tour that shows you the city’s architectural highlights or opt for an up-close view of the city’s main shopping district and lively green market. Take in the magnificent Habsburg landmarks of Vienna with a city tour or marvel at the Klimt paintings exhibited at the Belvedere. Admire the scenery as your luxurious ship glides through the Wachau Valley, celebrated as one of the world’s most beautiful landscapes. Ramble along the cobblestone lanes of Passau or go for a guided bike ride alongside the Inn River. Two nights in the exquisitely preserved Czech capital of Prague serve as a fitting end to this remarkable journey.

Family Program (select sailings)

Share the enchantment of this region with the special young people in your life. Our all-inclusive family cruises not only feature unique, fun-filled adventures for families to enjoy together, they’re also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and life-long learning.

  • 9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
  • Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions
  • Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, and mineral water
  • 7 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided "Go Active," "Do as the Locals Do" and "Gentle Walking" programs
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio headset system on all excursions
  • Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks throughout your cruise
  • 7-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the stunning River Princess
  • 2 nights in Prague at the Art Deco Imperial Hotel (or similar) with breakfast
  • 5 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • All gratuities, both onboard and onshore
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: “Main-Danube Canal: History of an Engineering Milestone"
  • Exclusive Multigenerational Family-Friendly Program on select summer departures
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard River Beatrice
Prague: Art Deco Imperial Hotel (or similar)
Notes
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • Single supplement applies for single accommodation.
  • Itineraries, hotels, and vessels may change, and substitute visits to other sites may occur during your trip due to water level fluctuations and other uncontrollable factors. 
  • The order of sightseeing and docking ports are subject to change according to port authority assignments. 
  • Additional hotel night special rates may be available. Please ask your travel agent.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions

* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.



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