Christmas on the Danube River - The Great Capitals and their Celebrations (Package without transfer)

NVI_XMASPP - 6 days from $1,989

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VIENNA - BUDAPEST - BRATISLAVA - VIENNA

DECEMBER 22: VIENNA

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner on board on an “Austrian theme.”

DECEMBER 23: VIENNA

Join us for the excursion proposed: Visit of the Schönbrunn castle. The imperial family's former summer residence is brimming with attractions which make you want to linger. Get a feeling for the splendor of court life in the time of Maria Theresa by visiting some 40 rooms in the imperial apartments. In the afternoon, guided tour of Vienna. For many travelers, the Austrian capital brings dreams of waltzing or riding the Giant Ferris Wheel, but Vienna owes its splendor to its monument, the memory of the Habsburgs, and its musical tradition maintained by its opera.

DECEMBER 24: VIENNA - BUDAPEST (Hungary)

Day spent sailing towards Budapest on the Danube River, discovering its rich history and immeasurable heritage. Christmas Eve evening. We will then go to one of the many churches in Budapest for a Midnight mass in Hungarian (1)(depending on places available, or in a different church - book and pay for transfer on board (2).)

DECEMBER 25: BUDAPEST (Hungary)

Join us for the excursion proposed: Guided tour of Budapest, a two thousand year old city. In a historical context stunning of beauty, the "Danube's Pearl" is home to countless monuments such as the Matthias Church, the Opera, the Saint-Etienne Basilica and Heroes' Square. The afternoon is free to do as you please. Return on board and sailing to Bratislava. Dinner on "Hungarian theme".

DECEMBER 26: BRATISLAVA (Slovakia)

Morning spent cruising to Bratislava, arrival during the afternoon. Join us for the excursion proposed: Guided tour of Bratislava, charming capital whose historic center promises a nice walk. Tonight is our gala evening and dinner. Sailing to Vienna.

DECEMBER 27: VIENNA - Strasbourg

Arrival early in the morning. Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

 

 

For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary. (1) Midnight Mass will be held in Hungarian. (2) The transfer is only proposed when the boat is not moored near the place of worship and is only valid for a minimum of 30 people. Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation.
Transport

Port-to-port cruise, no transfers included.
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This cruise can also be booked with transfers to/from Strasbourg (ref: NVI)