A TASTE OF THE DANUBE ON AVALON WATERWAYS
8 DAY LUXURY RIVER CRUISE & TOUR – FROM $2,142*
VIENNA TO BUDAPEST / APRIL 30, 2022 – MAY 7, 2022
This wonderful group trip, hosted by Ed Howard, will visit Austria, Slovakia and Hungary including 2 nights in Vienna, 3 nights on the Danube River & 2 nights in Budapest.
Arrive in Vienna for a 2-night stay in the legendary “City of Music.” Enjoy guided sightseeing, including the Imperial Palace, Vienna Opera House, and stunning St. Stephens Cathedral. You may otherwise choose to take an early morning walk for breakfast at a Viennese café, followed by an exclusive viewing of the Habsburg family’s private art collection at Vienna’s Museum of Fine Art. You’ll also enjoy a free day to leisurely explore the city at your own pace. Enjoy superior hotel accommodations with complimentary breakfast, an expert Local Guide, and courtesy hotel-to-ship transfer.
You’ll embark with 165 passengers or less on the new Avalon Envision (built in 2019) from Vienna on your way to marvelous Melk for guided sightseeing in Austria’s Wachau Valley, including the magnificent Benedictine Abbey perched above the Danube. Dürnstein lies in the heart of the picturesque Wachau Valley and is best known for its beautiful Stiftskirche with its blue façade. You’ll sail to the centuries-old Slovakian city of Bratislava and take a guided tour of its cobblestone streets and Gothic cathedral. Your Danube River cruise concludes in Budapest, where you’ll spend two nights in the Hungarian capital city. Enjoy superior hotel accommodations with complimentary breakfast, an expert Local Guide, and courtesy ship-to-hotel transfer. Enjoy guided sightseeing, including Budapest’s iconic Heroes Square.
A $250 per person deposit will hold your room with the remainder to be paid in full by January 15, 2022.
For those traveling solo, there are limited Single Supplement Waivers available. Call us quickly before they are gone!
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ITINERARY FOR THIS TRIP-
Day 1 Vienna: Welcome to Vienna
Day 2 Vienna: Choice of early risers guided tour, or guided sightseeing
Day 3 Vienna (Embarkation):Morning at leisure; onboard welcome reception
Day 4 Melk–Wachau Valley–Dürnstein: Choice of guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk or bike with your Adventure Host; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; free time in Dürnstein
Day 5 Bratislava: Choice of a guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin's Cathedral or hike to Bratislava Castle with your Adventure Host
Day 6 Budapest (Disembarkation): Guided tour, see Heroes' Square
Day 7 Budapest: Day at leisure
Day 8 Budapest: Your vacation ends this morning
Just envision Europe's most spectacular views passing your panoramic window like ever-changing picture postcards. The Avalon Envision brings this dream to life as part of the youngest fleet of ships on Europe's waterways. Avalon continues our outstanding commitment to relaxed luxury and excellence with the Envision. Passengers can choose from two full decks of award-winning Panorama Suites with wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows that transform your living space into a unique Open-Air Balcony. The 200-square-foot Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard, with Avalon's signature window-facing "Beds with a View." Onboard amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi access, a state-of-the-art Fitness Center, an Adventure Center for bikes and active gear, and an Avalon Adventure Host to assist with active excursions and activities.
*Price includes 2 nights hotel stay in Vienna, 3 night river cruise and 2 nights hotel stay in Budapest and is per person based on double occupancy. $84 per person in taxes and port charges are additional. Airfare and airport transfers aren’t included in the price, but can be purchased with this trip.
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