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Great Cities of the Danube

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Great Cities of the Danube

8 Days by Air or 10 Days by Coach or Rail - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £1054

This wonderful tour onboard the cruise ship mv Esmeralda cruises through the valleys, vineyards and beautiful scenery that make the Danube so special. Journey from elegant Vienna in Austria to the beautiful Hungarian city of Budapest and on to witness the ancient splendours of Bratislava the Slovakian. Immerse yourself on this river cruise in some of Europe's most magical capitals.

This wonderful tour comes with a 5% discount saving from River Cruise Holidays. So book today to save money on this majestic cruise. Book direct with Shearings call on 0844 824 3535 and save money on this Danube cruise by quoting our code S9991

Great Cities of the Danube
Your Holiday Cruise Itinerary

Your Holiday Cruise Itinerary

Day 1: Embark In Passau, Cruise To Vienna

A great chance to make yourself familiar with the ship and meet fellow travellers over dinner this evening.

Day 2: Vienna

Enjoy a day of sailing, waking to beautiful changing scenery. We arrive in Vienna late this afternoon, with time to discover the city in the evening on our optional excursions - a horse-drawn fiaker carriage ride or a Mozart and Strauss concert.

Day 3: Vienna To Budapest

The morning and afternoon is devoted to magnificent Vienna. Why not join our optional tour of Vienna and visit to Schonbrunn Palace? Enjoy dinner on board this evening as we sail overnight to Budapest.

Day 4: Budapest To Bratislava

Enjoy breakfast and head to the Sun Deck for our morning arrival in beautiful Budapest. We moor for the day, ready to discover one of Europe’s most interesting capitals with an included city tour.

Day 5: Bratislava To Melk

We spend the morning cruising to Bratislava. Discover the Old Town dominated by the impressive castle, or join our optional hidden Bratislava tour to explore further. We then set sail and cruise through the night to Melk.

Day 6: Melk To Linz

Melk is famous for its magnificent Benedictine Abbey and Renaissance castle. We spend the day exploring at leisure or why not join our optional excursion to visit Melk Abbey? This evening, we sail overnight to Linz.

Day 7: Linz

Discover Linz’s beautiful cathedral and enjoy our included transfer to the classical city of Salzburg.

Day 8: Disembark in Linz

Time to leave the ship, with memories of a fantastic cruise.

10 Days by Coach Dates & Prices 2017 - Tour Code RRATAEC

10 Days by Coach Dates & Prices 2017 - Tour Code RRATAEC

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates

Prices

Dates

Prices

June 6*

£1109
£1054

August 29*

£1109
£1054

June 27*

£1109
£1054

September 5*

£1109
£1054

August 22*

£1109
£1054

September 12*

£1109
£1054

Prices are based on Grade B cabin, upgrades are available *Tour also available with North Sea ferry crossing (Hol. Code: RNATAED/E/F, Dep. Code: Z), supplements may apply. Single supplement £189. Dep. code: X

• Return travel from the UK by coach with overnight stays in Liege, by North Sea with overnight ferry travel and overnight stays in the Rhineland area. (Board basis varies at overnight stays.)

• 7 nights full-board cruise

• Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager

• 2 included excursions - Imperial Budapest and Visit to Salzburg

8 Days by Air Dates & Prices 2017 - Tour Code RAATAEG

8 Days by Air Dates & Prices 2017 - Tour Code RAATAEG

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates

Prices

Dates

Prices

June 7

£1164
£1106

August 30

£1164
£1106

June 28

£1164
£1106

September 6

£1164
£1106

August 23

£1164
£1106

September 13

£1164
£1106

Prices are based on Grade B cabin, upgrades are available. Single supplement £139. 

• Return travel from the UK by air to Vienna/Munich

• 7 nights full-board cruise

• Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager

• 2 included excursions - Imperial Budapest and Visit to Salzburg

10 Days by Rail Dates & Prices 2017 - Tour Code RLATAEC/D/E

10 Days by Rail Dates & Prices 2017 - Tour Code RLATAEC/D/E

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates

Prices

Dates

Prices

June 6

£1544
£1467

August 29

£1544
£1467

June 27

£1544
£1467

September 5

£1544
£1467

August 22

£1544
£1467

September 12

£1544
£1467

Prices are based on Grade B cabin, upgrades are available.Single supplement £189.

• Return travel from the UK by rail from London St Pancras via Brussels

• 7 nights full-board cruise

• Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager

• 2 included excursions - Imperial Budapest and Visit to Salzburg

Disclaimer: Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website.

All holidays subject to Shearings Terms & Conditions..

Shearings Holidays

Great Cities of the Danube

8 Days by Air or 10 Days by Coach or Rail - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £1054

This wonderful tour onboard the cruise ship mv Esmeralda cruises through the valleys, vineyards and beautiful scenery that make the Danube so special. Journey from elegant Vienna in Austria to the beautiful Hungarian city of Budapest and on to witness the ancient splendours of Bratislava the Slovakian. Immerse yourself on this river cruise in some of Europe's most magical capitals.

This wonderful tour comes with a 5% discount saving from River Cruise Holidays. So book today to save money on this majestic cruise. Book direct with Shearings call on 0844 824 3535 and save money on this Danube cruise by quoting our code S9991

Discount of 5% on Shearings river cruise holidays. To book tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535 and quote rivercruiseholidays.com ref: S9991 + Shearings tour code. 

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Holiday Highlights

Holiday Highlights

  • Admire Vienna’s elegance and culture
  • Marvel at Budapest’s Gothic architecture
  • Explore Bratislava’s charming Old Town
  • Discover wonderful wines in the Wachau Valley
Your Ship: MV Esmeralda

Your Ship: MV Esmeralda

The Danube is a beautiful river to cruise along, and what better way to appreciate this picturesque waterway than aboard the MV Esmeralda.

Offering quality and modern accommodation for over 100 passengers, we're delighted to welcome you on board this elegant ship as we visit the Great Cities of the Danube.

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