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The Classic Danube

Shearings Holidays

The Classic Danube

7 Days by air or 10 Days by Coach or Air - 5% Discount

All this from only £940

Enjoy a classic cruise along the famous Danube River, as it snakes its way through central Europe. Sit back and relax as your cruise ship takes you from one scenic destination to another. You will be sure to witness stunning scenery as you cruise along the beautiful valleys of the Danube. Discover historic cities and villages as well as architectural wonders - a truly unforgettable experience awaits you. 

This Shearings The Classic Danube tour comes with a 5% discount saving from River Cruise Holidays. Book today with Shearings call direct on 0844 824 3535 and quote our code S9991 for the money saving discount on this holiday.

The Classic Danube
Your Cruise Itinerary

Your Cruise Itinerary

Day a: Embark in Linz

Embark the MV Esmeralda in Linz; settle in and enjoy dinner.

Day 2: Linz – Melk - Krems

This morning we cruise to Melk, famous for its Benedictine monastery, which we can visit with an optional excursion. Continuing to Krems, we arrive in time for dinner. Enjoy free time or join an optional wine tasting excursion. We moor overnight.

Day 3: Krems to Vienna

We arrive in elegant Vienna after lunch for our included guided city tour. Discover wonderful St Stephen’s Cathedral, the city’s many UNESCO World Heritage Sites, or sample delicious Viennese cakes and pastries. Join one of our optional tours later - an evening fiaker carriage ride or a Mozart and Strauss concert.

Day 4: Vienna to Bratislava

Explore at leisure, or join an optional Schonbrunn Palace tour. This afternoon, we cruise to Bratislava, Slovakia’s capital.

Day 5: Bratislava to Esztergom

Explore fascinating Bratislava this morning. During lunch, we set sail for Esztergom. Join us this evening for our optional excursion and experience a traditional Slovakian night as we are entertained with song and dance.

Day 6: Esztergom to Budapest

A morning cruise takes us past the famous Danube bend, passing some of the oldest settlements in Hungary, to arrive in Budapest, the queen of the Danube and one of Europe’s most beautiful capitals. Admire the city’s magnificent buildings on our included tour and take in this beautiful cityscape from one of the many vantage points around the city. This evening, there will be an optional illuminated Budapest tour to see this incredible city in all its glory.

Day 7: Disembarkation in Budapest

We disembark the MV Esmeralda and make our way home.

Departure Dates & Prices 10 Days by Coach 2017 - Tour Code RRATAEB

Departure Dates & Prices 10 Days by Coach 2017 - Tour Code RRATAEB

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

May 23*

£989
£940

August 8*

£1019
£969

June 13*

£1019
£969

 

Prices are based on Grade B cabin. Upgrades are available. Single room supplement £189. Dep code X 

  • Return travel from the UK by coach with overnight stays in Leige and the Regensburg area including breakfast and also dinner on return journey
  • 6 nights full-board cruise
  • *Tour also available with North Sea ferry crossing (Hol. Code: RNATAEB, Dep. Code: Z),
Departure Dates & Prices 7 Days by Air 2017 - Tour Code RAATAEB

Departure Dates & Prices 7 Days by Air 2017 - Tour Code RAATAEB

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

May 24

£1049
£997

August 9

£1074
£1021

June 14

£1074
£1021

 

Prices are based on Grade B cabin. Upgrades are available. Air holiday prices are based on flights with Lufthansa from Manchester. Regional departures also available.Single room supplement £139

  • Return travel from the UK by air to Vienna/Munich returning from Budapest
  • 6 nights full-board cruise

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

The Classic Danube

7 Days by air or 10 Days by Coach or Air - 5% Discount

All this from only £940

Enjoy a classic cruise along the famous Danube River, as it snakes its way through central Europe. Sit back and relax as your cruise ship takes you from one scenic destination to another. You will be sure to witness stunning scenery as you cruise along the beautiful valleys of the Danube. Discover historic cities and villages as well as architectural wonders - a truly unforgettable experience awaits you. 

This Shearings The Classic Danube tour comes with a 5% discount saving from River Cruise Holidays. Book today with Shearings call direct on 0844 824 3535 and quote our code S9991 for the money saving discount on this holiday.

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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Your holiday highlights

Your holiday highlights

  • See the classical city of Vienna
  • Discover picturesque Bratislava, Europe’s smallest capital
  • Visit stunning Budapest
  • Journey through the beautiful wine producing area of the Wachau Valley
Your Ship: MV Esmeralda

Your Ship: MV Esmeralda

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

This ship offers quality and modern accommodation for over 100 passengers,  and we will be delighted to welcome you on board this elegant cruise ship as we visit the Great Cities of the Danube.

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