Blue Danube Discovery 14 days Budapest to Prague
EuroRiverCruises.com
Home
About Euro River Cruises
CroisiEurope
Destinations
Hot Specials
Our Fleet
About River Cruising
Sea Cruising on Small Ships
Barges
Group Programs
Special Accommodations
Before You Travel
 
 
European River Cruises
Bordeaux - Gironde, Garonne & Dordogne River Cruises
Danube River Cruises
Elbe River Cruises
Gota Canal Cruises - Sweden
Holland Waterways
Douro River Cruises- Portugal
Loire River Cruises
Rhine River Cruises
Rhone River Cruises
Russia River Cruises
Seine River Cruises
Spain River Cruises
Po River Cruises - Venice
 
Special Theme Cruises
Christmas Market Cruises
Gastronomic Cruises
Cruises with Hiking Tours and Biking Tours
Jewish Heritage Cruises
Music Cruises
Tulip Time Cruises
Wine Cruises
 
Africa Cruises
Safari & Wildlife Cruises
 
Egypt Cruises
Nile River Cruises
 
Asia Cruises
Asia River Cruises
 

Speak to an agent for more information.

Call us toll free at:
(800) - 543 - 4504
(888) - 863 - 1212

or

from outside the US at:
01 (845) 623 - 6279

Email us at:
sales@eurorivercruises.com

Follow euroriver on Twitter
 

CLIA_logoNTA_logoIATAN_logoSATH_logo

The Blue Danube Discovery
2 Nights Hotel Accommodations in Budapest, 7-Night Cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg, and 2 Nights Hotel Accommodations in Prague

*You can book just the 7-NIGHT Cruise Only*

Avalon Blue Danube Discovery
Blue Danube Discovery Map
2019 & 2020 Departure Dates & Pricing

Budapest t Prague: 12 days

For further assistance call 1-800-526-8539
Ship - Panorama, Vista, Expression, Luminary , Illumination, Impression, Visionary, Artistry II , Passion
TG_logo
Ask about our Travel Insurance

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: BUDAPEST, HUNGARY

Welcome to Budapest—Hungary’s Captivating Capital. The day is yours to relax and enjoy Eastern Europe’s shining city on the Danube.

Day 2: BUDAPEST

CLASSIC: Enjoy a Guided City Sightseeing Tour, including the iconic Heroes’ Square.

Take in the beauty of Budapest while enjoying a free afternoon exploring such famous sights as the Chain Bridge. Get to know the city’s cafés and pubs, or take a hike through the hills above the Danube. You may choose to enjoy Hungarian cuisine in an Optional Wine–and–Dine Dinner this evening. (Breakfast)

Day 3: BUDAPEST (EMBARKATION DAY)

With a free day to explore before your cruise, take time to take photographs on the Royal Palace grounds in this treasure trove of historical architecture. Try Budapest’s famous thermal bath spas, then lunch in a garden or rooftop eatery before boarding your Suite Ship®. (Breakfast, Dinner)

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO VIENNA

Day 4: VIENNA, AUSTRIA

Start the day with a Morning Stretch with your Adventure Host.

Enjoy sailing the Danube, which shares dozens of miles with Hungary and Slovakia. Relax on the Sky Deck to see the rolling landscape and red–rooftops of the Slovakian capital of Bratislava come into view.

This evening in Vienna, you may choose to join an Optional Excursion to attend a Royal Waltz Concert for an unforgettable evening of music in an elegant hall.

OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN VIENNA

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5: VIENNA

CLASSIC: Venture into the Habsburg empire this morning on a Guided City Tour of Vienna’s gilded landmarks. See the Imperial Palace complex–the winter residence of the Imperial Family, the historic Vienna Opera House and stunning St. Stephen’s Cathedral.

Join a Guided Optional Excursion to Schönbrunn Palace–a Habsburg Empire summer home for 300 years.

This afternoon, enjoy free time to take a tram to visit Austria’s Prater amusement park or one of the many museums nearby. You may also decide to borrow a bike from the ship to explore the streets and squares of Vienna, or ride along the banks of the Danube at your leisure.

Later, relax on board with live entertainment as you sail to Dürnstein.

OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO DÜRNSTEIN

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 6: DÜRNSTEIN

CLASSIC: Join a Guided Walk, and hear the legendary tale of King Richard the Lionheart–who was imprisoned in the castle above the village during the Crusades, OR:

ACTIVE: Join a Hike up to the castle ruins with your Adventure Host for a spectacular view of the village, Danube, and the Wachau Valley below.

Enjoy coffee or a cocktail on the Sky Deck as you sail through the picturesque Wachau Valley to Melk.

MELK

Ornate Architecture and Scenic Splendors

CLASSIC Take a Guided Tour of Melk’s magnificent Benedictine Abbey to marvel at its frescoed ceilings, statues, incredible library, and ornate pipe organ.

DISCOVERY Enjoy the flavors of the Wachau Valley with a Wine Tasting on board.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO PASSAU

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 7: PASSAU, GERMANY

CLASSIC: Join a Guided City Walk to learn more about this beautiful “City of Three Rivers,” OR:

Join a full day Guided Optional Excursion to Salzburg–the city of Mozart–or a full day Guided Optional Excursion to the picturesque Bohemian town of Český Krumlov.

Meet your ship back in Passau after your selected activities for sailing.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO REGENSBURG

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8: REGENSBURG

CLASSIC: Join a Guided City Walk and see the Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall) and Porta Pretoria–built in 179 AD as the entrance to Castra Regina fortress.

You may choose to join a Guided Optional Excursion to visit the Benedictine Monastery in Weltenburg.

Spend a free afternoon exploring Regensburg on foot or by bike through its charming streets.

DISCOVERY: Later, indulge in a Beer Tasting on board.

This evening, enjoy live entertainment after dinner as you cruise toward Roth.

EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO ROTH

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 9: ROTH. EXCURSION TO NUREMBERG

DISCOVERY: Enjoy an Onboard Lecture about the Main–Danube Canal–linking these two rivers to make a vital connection enabling navigation between the North and Black Seas.

CLASSIC: Choose a Guided Sightseeing of Nuremberg–with its medieval architecture, gilded fountain, gothic cathedral, and Kaiserburg Castle, OR;

CLASSIC: Take a Guided Tour of the historic Nuremberg Rally Grounds–used by the Third Reich.

EVENING CRUISE TO NUREMBERG

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 10: NUREMBERG (DISEMBARKATION DAY) – PRAGUE, CZECHIA

Welcome to Prague! Explore the City of 100 Spires

Enjoy free time to explore the Golden City of Prague and its surrounding countryside. Consider sampling delicious plum dumplings and traditional Pilsner lager beside the Vltava River. (Breakfast)

Day 11: PRAGUE

CLASSIC: Take a Guided City Walk, and visit the Hradčany Castle Grounds; see St. Vitus Cathedral, and Old Town’s Astronomical Clock.

Spend free time hiking the nearby hillsides, or stay in town to stroll the city of Prague to photograph its stunning cityscape. You might catch the entertaining street performers, visit the market stalls at Charles Bridge, and sample Prague’s famous beer varieties in a local restaurant.

Tonight, you may decide to join us for an Optional Folklore Dinner Show, sampling traditional Czech cuisine in an authentic Prague setting. (Breakfast)

Day 12: PRAGUE

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (Breakfast)

Departures & Pricing

Advisements:

  • A valid passport is required for travel. Passports must be valid at least 6 months after the last day of travel.
  • Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
  • In the event of water level problems on stretches of any river, it may be necessary to operate part of the itinerary by motorcoach.
  • Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change is necessary, a substitute will be offered.
  • For reasons of navigation and passenger safety, the cruise operator and the Captain of the ship reserve the right to modify the itinerary of the cruise.

Departures Dates

Start City

Rates are in $ USD and are PER PASSENGER sharing a twin cabin.

Cruise fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice.

From Budapest
Program Start Date
Cruise Embarkation Day
Ship

Cat. E - Lower Deck fwd w/ fixed windows

Cat. D - Lower Deck aft w/ fixed windows
Cat. B - Middle Deck aft w/ french balcony
Cat. A - Middle Deck fwd w/ french balcony
Cat. P - Upper Deck w/ french balcony
Suite -
Upper Deck
w/ french balcony
Apr 9, 2019
Apr 11, 2019
Imagery II
$3,699
$3,818
$4,848
$4,898
$4,998
$5,898
Apr 16, 2019
Apr 18, 2019
Illumination
$3,799
$3,918
$4,948
$4,998
$5,098
$5,998
Apr 21, 2019
Apr 23, 2019
Envision
$4,049
$4,168
$5,198
$5,248
$5,348
$6,248
Apr 30, 2019
May 2, 2019
Illumination
$4,099
$4,218
$5,248
$5,298
$5,398
$6,298
May 5, 2019
May 7, 2019
Envision
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
May 14, 2019
May 16, 2019
Illumination
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
May 19, 2019
May 21, 2019
Envision
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
May 21, 2019
May 23, 2019
Imagery II
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
Jun 2, 2019
Jun 4, 2019
Envision
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
Jun 9, 2019
Jun 11, 2019
Impression
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
Jun 16, 2019
Jun 18, 2019
Envision
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
Jun 30, 2019
Jul 2, 2019
Envision
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Jul 2, 2019
Jul 4, 2019
Imagery II
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Jul 4, 2019
Jul 6, 2019
Visionary
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Jul 7, 2019
Jul 9, 2019
Impression
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Jul 14, 2019
Jul 16, 2019
Envision
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Jul 23, 2019
Jul 25, 2019
Passion
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Jul 28, 2019
Jul 30, 2019
Envision
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Aug 2, 2019
Aug 4, 2019
Artistry II
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Aug 4, 2019
Aug 6, 2019
Impression
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Aug 11, 2019
Aug 13, 2019
Envision
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Aug 13, 2019
Aug 15, 2019
Imagery II
$4,199
$4,318
$5,348
$5,398
$5,498
$6,398
Aug 25, 2019
Aug 27, 2019
Envision
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
Sep 8, 2019
Sep 10, 2019
Envision
$4,599
$4,718
$5,748
$5,798
$5,898
$6,798
Sep 22, 2019
Sep 24, 2019
Envision
$4,599
$4,718
$5,748
$5,798
$5,898
$6,798
Sep 24, 2019
Sep 26, 2019
Imagery II
$4,599
$4,718
$5,748
$5,798
$5,898
$6,798
Sep 26, 2019
Sep 28, 2019
Visionary
$4,499
$4,618
$5,648
$5,698
$5,798
$6,698
Oct 6, 2019
Oct 8, 2019
Envision
$4,299
$4,418
$5,448
$5,498
$5,598
$6,498
Oct 15, 2019
Oct 17, 2019
Illumination
$4,099
$4,218
$5,248
$5,298
$5,398
$6,298
Oct 29, 2019
Oct 31, 2019
Illumination
$3,699
$3,818
$4,848
$4,898
$4,998
$5,898
Dec 2, 2019
Dec 4, 2019
Imagery II
$3,599
$3,718
$4,748
$4,798
$4,898
$5,798
Apr 4, 2020
Apr 6, 2020
Artistry II
$3,709
$3,908
$4,858
$4,908
$5,008
$5,908
May 12, 2020
May 14, 2020
Envision
$4,509
$4,708
$5,658
$5,708
$5,808
$6,708
May 25, 2020
May 27, 2020
Tranquility II
$4,509
$4,708
$5,658
$5,708
$5,808
$6,708
May 26, 2020
May 28, 2020
Envision
$4,509
$4,708
$5,658
$5,708
$5,808
$6,708
May 31, 2020
Jun 2, 2020
Imagery II
$4,509
$4,708
$5,658
$5,708
$5,808
$6,708
Jun 9, 2020
Jun 11, 2020
Envision
$4,509
$4,708
$5,658
$5,708
$5,808
$6,708
Jun 10, 2020
Jun 13, 2020
Artistry II
$4,509
$4,708
$5,658
$5,708
$5,808
$6,708
Jun 23, 2020
Jun 25, 2020
Envision
$4,509
$4,708
$5,658
$5,708
$5,808
$6,708
Jun 29, 2020
Jul 1, 2020
Tranquility II
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Jul 7, 2020
Jul 9, 2020
Envision
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Jul 14, 2020
Jul 16, 2020
Visionary
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Jul 21, 2020
Jul 23, 2020
Envision
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Aug 3, 2020
Aug 5, 2020
Tranquility II
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Aug 4, 2020
Aug 6, 2020
Envision
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Aug 5, 2020
Aug 7, 2020
Artistry II
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Aug 18, 2020
Aug 20, 2020
Envision
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Sep 1, 2020
Sep 3, 2020
Envision
$4,809
$5,008
$5,958
$6,008
$6,108
$7,008
Sep 7, 2020
Sep 9, 2020
Tranquility II
$4,809
$5,008
$5,958
$6,008
$6,108
$7,008
Sep 12, 2020
Sep 14, 2020
Visionary
$4,809
$5,008
$5,958
$6,008
$6,108
$7,008
Sep 15, 2020
Sep 17, 2020
Envision
$4,809
$5,008
$5,958
$6,008
$6,108
$7,008
Sep 29, 2020
Aug 1, 2020
Envision
$4,709
$4,908
$5,858
$5,908
$6,008
$6,908
Oct 12, 2020
Oct 14, 2020
Tranquility II
$4,409
$4,608
$5,558
$5,608
$5,708
$6,608
Oct 19, 2020
Oct 21, 2020
Envision
$4,309
$4,508
$5,458
$5,508
$5,608
$6,508
Oct 30, 2020
Nov 1, 2020
Artistry II
$3,909
$4,108
$5,058
$5,108
$5,208
$6,108
Nov 2, 2020
Nov 4, 2020
Envision
$4,009
$4,208
$5,158
$5,208
$5,308
$6,208
Nov 23, 2020
Nov 25, 2020
Imagery II
$4,009
$4,208
$5,158
$5,208
$5,308
$6,208
IMPORTANT: Dates, Prices & Itineraries are subject to change.

Denotes departures offered as "Special Interest" Cruises: June 18, 2019 is with Canadian Entertainer Jann Arden; July 6, 2019 is offered as Golf Appreciation Cruise; May 2, 2019 is offered as Wine Appreciation Cruise; August 15, 2019 is offered as a Jewish Heritage Cruise; December 4, 2019 and November 23, 2020 are offered as Festive Time Cruises. These special interest cruises include lectures and features at no additional cost.

Port charges: Additional $182 per passenger.
For Single Traveler: Single Supplement applies. Please call to inquire.

For 7 Nights Cruise Only (No Budapest and Prague land accommodations): Subtract $900 from above rates. Cruise Only WBN0 itinerary: Arrive in Budapest on Day 3 for embarkation at 3:00pm. Depart Nuremberg on Day 10 upon disembarkation.

Transfers at the Start/End of the Program are available for purchase. Please call for details.

Prices Include:

Daily Night Fare Special onboard
• 7-night cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg in selected cabin category
• Full board meals, including Captain's Welcome and Farewell receptions, Welcome and Farewell dinners
• 2 nights deluxe hotel accommodations in Budapest at InterContinental (or similar; hotel subject to change) with daily buffet breakfast
• 2 nights deluxe hotel accommodations in Prague at Hilton or InterContinental (or similar; hotel subject to change) with daily buffet breakfast
• Daily guided sightseeing program conducted by Certified Local Guides
• Complimentary sparkling wine with breakfast; soft drinks with lunch; and regional wine, beer, or soft drinks with dinner are included daily on board your vessel
• Daily Afternoon Tea
• Daily Night Fare
• Special onboard and onshore experiences presented by entertainers, artisans, and experts, designed to enrich your cruise.
• Gratuities to Local Guides & Excursion Drivers
• Taxes

Prices Do Not Include:

• Individual arrival and departure (airfare; transfers)
• Travel insurance
• Port Charges
• Gratuities to onboard crew
• Personal expenses

Back to Top of Page


Send E-Mail to sales@eurorivercruises.com with questions or comments about this website.
Site Designed & Maintained by Euro River Cruises. Copyright 1999