8 Days The Beautiful Blue Danube Cruise - (WBB_AIPP)

8 Days The Beautiful Blue Danube - (WBB)
VIENNA - MELK - DURNSTEIN - BRATISLAVA - KALOCSA - BUDAPEST - ESZTERGOM - VIENNA


DAY 1

DAY 1

VIENNA

Passengers are welcome to board the ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, join us for a cocktail to meet the crew.  Excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Tour of Vienna by night.
DISCOVERY as a supplement: Onboard waltzing lessons.


DAY 2

DAY 2

MELK / DURSTEIN

Join us for an excursion for both packages: excursion to the Melk Abbey. We’ll then cruise to Dürnstein, passing through the beautiful Wachau Valley. Once we arrive, we'll take a tour of Dürnstein.


DAY 3

DAY 3

BRATISLAVA

Excursions proposed :
CLASSIC : excursion to the capital of Slovakia. The baroque palaces and the beautiful shaded squares make the charm of Bratislava, which Marie-Theresa of Austria used to hold dear.
DISCOVER as a supplement : Hiking in Bratislava: the Little Carpathians. From Devin Castle, we’ll take in the splendid view of Bratislava. The afternoon will be spent cruising.


DAY 4

DAY 4

KALOCSA

Join us for an excursion for both packages: The Puszta, including a horse show. The afternoon will be spent cruising.


DAY 5

BUDAPEST

Excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Budapest, the metropolis that was once two distinct cities united only in 1873: Buda, on one bank with its rolling hills and valleys; and Pest, on the other, with its flatter landscape offering a panoramic view over the banks of the Danube.
DISCOVERY as a supplement: Budapest by bike. You'll see all the important sights of the city on an easy-paced ride, cycling through the historical center of Hungarian culture and many otherlegendary sites in Budapest.
Optional: (not included in the packages): Discover the Gellert Baths and Spa. In the evening, excursion for both packages: Evening of traditional entertainment in Budapest.


DAY 6

BUDAPEST / ESZTERGOM

Once we arrive, enjoy some free time in Esztergom. The afternoon will be spent cruising. Tonight is our gala evening.


DAY 7

DAY 7

VIENNA

Excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided visit of Vienna and Schoenbrunn Castle.
DISCOVERY as a supplement: The high art of Viennese living: Music and Viennese cafes. We'll stroll through the city and visit back stage in the Konzerthaus concert hall.  After our tour, enjoy a steaming cup of Vienna Coffee and a delicious pastry.  In the afternoon, excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Hofburg Palace. Optional evening excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Concert of Viennese music (subject to availability).
DISCOVERY as a supplement: An evening in Grinzing, a village on the outskirts of the city still holding much of its traditional charm and convivial atmosphere. You'll have a seat in a famous Heuriger tavern, where you'll be able to taste the local wines and other specialties from the region surrounded by authentic ambiance.


DAY 8

DAY 8

VIENNA

Enjoy breakfast before disembarking at 9 a.m. End of our services. For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. (1) Optional excursion. Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation.


Including: 

  • All meals from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the final day
  • Drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee served by CroisiEurope during meals on board, drinks served in the bar (excluding champagne and wines on the wine list)
  • Accommodation in double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
  • Onboard entertainment
  • Assistance of our onboard host/hostess
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Excursions mentioned in the program except for the concert of Viennese music or the Grinzing evening
  • Gala evening
  • Repatriation insurance
  • All port fees.

Excluding: 

  • Drinks on the wine list, champagne at the bar, drinks served during excursions or transfers
  • Cancellation and baggage insurance
  • Supplement for the discovery package
  • The concert of Viennese music or the Grinzing evening
  • Personal expenses.

Formalities: 

valid passport compulsory. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate. Please note: Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.