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: 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: 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: KALOCSA
Join us for an excursion for both packages: The Puszta, including a horse show. The afternoon will be spent cruising.
DAY 5: BUDAPEST
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 other legendary 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: VIENNA
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 excursion for both packages: Concert of Viennese music (subject to availability).
DAY 8: VIENNA
Enjoy breakfast before disembarking at 9 a.m. End of our services.