• Guided tour of Vienna • Durnstein • Melk Abbey • Guided tour of Budapest • Bratislava • Wachau Valley and the Danube Bend
DAY 1: From local joining points we cross the Channel and continue on to our overnight stop.
DAY 2: We make our way through Germany to reach Passau to board the Belvedere in time for dinner. This evening we cruise overnight towards Melk.
DAY 3: This morning arrive in the small town of Melk. Here we include a short visit to the stunning Benedictine Abbey, sitting high above the town and the Danube. Re-joining our ship we continue our cruise to reach Vienna.
DAY 4: Enjoy a full day in Vienna today. This morning we include a guided tour of the city to get orientated before spending free time in this beautiful place. This evening we depart and cruise overnight towards Budapest.
DAY 5: Arriving in the Hungarian capital of Budapest. Our guided tour gets you acquainted with the city where Buda and Pest lie on opposite sides of the Danube. Then enjoy free time to explore the many treasures of the city.
DAY 6: A free morning in Budapest before we set sail towards the capital of Slovakia, Bratislava, cruising overnight.
DAY 7: Today we arrive in Bratislava, dominated by its castle and unique suspension bridge. Enjoy free time to discover this small capital before we depart mid-afternoon to cruise overnight to Dürnstein.
DAY 8: This morning we reach Durnstein, an attractive town with cobbled streets and pretty courtyards, as well as the ruins of the castle that once played host to Richard the Lionheart. Enjoy free time in the town before the final leg of our cruise through the Wachau Valley and cruising overnight to return to Passau.
DAY 9: This morning we disembark and make our way through Germany to our overnight stop in time for dinner.
DAY 10: Returning to Calais we cross the Channel and complete our journey homeward.
This purpose built four star vessel offers 88 outward facing cabins over three decks alongside spacious public areas and facilities, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the passing scenery and excellent on-board hospitality.
Public areas include: • Large reception area with beautiful grand staircase and glass dome • A light-filled panoramic restaurant, library, lounge and bar on the Upper Deck • Internet café • Wellness and fitness centre • Large sun deck with deck chairs and seating
Cabin Decks: Cabins on Lower Deck have porthole windows. Cabins on Middle and Upper Deck have French balconies. Suites on Upper Deck are slightly larger in size and have a seating area.
All cabins include: • Shower & toilet • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning • Satellite TV • Safe • Telephone • Hairdryer
Please note: There is no lift on board and wheelchair access to/from the ship is not possible
Single cabin supplement: On request
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- Free local joining points
- All coach travel
- Return Channel crossings
- Tour Manager escorted
- Cruise itinerary and sightseeing excursions as stated
- Accommodation in a twin outward facing cabin
- Full board on the ship including hot/cold buffet breakfast, set menu lunch and dinner
- Morning coffee and afternoon tea whilst cruising
- Regular entertainment on board