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The Grand Danube

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The Grand Danube

9 or 12 Days by Coach or Air - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £1168

There is no doubt that this Grand Danube Cruise lets you experience this stunning area at it's bests.  Relax and enjoy some of the most beautiful cities and captivating scenery in central Europe as Shearings embark on a journey of discovery on The Grand Danube. Not only do you enjoy wonderful scenery but visit the key cities of this mighty river including spectacular Vienna, the hidden gem of Bratislava and the magnificent city of Budapest. Discover picture-postcard towns and villages such as Krems, Melk, Linz and Kalocsa, famous for its Pustza Horses. 

This 9 or 12 day The Grand Danube cruise comes with a 5% discount saving when you book today with Shearings call direct on 0844 824 3535 and quote our code S9991 for the money saving discount on this holiday.

The Grand Danube
Holiday Itinerary

Holiday Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1 Embark in Budapest

Embark the MV Esmeralda in Budapest and enjoy some free time.

Day 2: Budapest

Join our included tour of Budapest, the ‘Queen of the Danube’. Tonight, consider an optional illuminated Budapest tour.

Day 3: Budapest to Esztergom

We arrive in Esztergom by afternoon, with an optional tour of Esztergom and wine tasting available. We cruise overnight to Bratislava.

Day 4: Bratislava

Enjoy a day in beautiful Bratislava - why not join our optional hidden Bratislava excursion?

Day 5: Bratislava to Vienna

We sail through splendid scenery to Vienna, departing this morning and arriving after lunch. Consider our optional Vienna city tour, or join us this evening on either an optional fiaker carriage ride or a Mozart and Strauss concert.

Day 6: Vienna to Krems

Sail onwards to Krems this morning, with mesmerising scenery to admire. We reach Krems by early afternoon, a town located at the confluence of the Krems and Danube rivers. Here you could choose to join our optional tour of the wonderful Wachau Valley and wine tasting.

Day 7: Krems - Melk - Durnstein - Linz

A morning’s sailing to Melk, with its Baroque Benedictine monastery and Renaissance Schallaburg Castle. This evening we cruise to Durnstein, with an optional transfer available. We cruise overnight to Linz.

Day 8: Linz

Join our included excursion to the city of Salzburg - the home of Mozart, before our gala dinner this evening.

Day 9: Disembark in Linz

Time to leave the cruise and make our way home.

Dates & Prices 2017 12 Days by Coach - Tour Code RRHUBEA

Dates & Prices 2017 12 Days by Coach - Tour Code RRHUBEA

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

Prices

Dates

Prices

Dates

May 28*

£1229
£1168

August 13*

£1229
£1168

June 18*

£1229
£1168

 

Prices are based on Grade B cabin, upgrades are available call for details. * Tour also available with North Sea ferry crossing (Hol. Code: RNHUBEA, Dep. Code: Z), call 103 for details (supplements may apply). Dep Code X

  • Return travel from the UK by coach with overnight stays in Liege and Regensburg area including breakfast and dinner on return journey, by North Sea with overnight ferry travel and overnight stays in the Regensburg area
  • 8 nights full-board cruise
Dates & Prices 2017 9 Days by Air - Tour Code RAHUBEA

Dates & Prices 2017 9 Days by Air - Tour Code RAHUBEA

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 30

£1229
£1168

August 15

£1229
£1168

June 20

£1229
£1168

 

Prices are based on Grade B cabin, upgrades are available call for details. Air holidays are based on flights with Lufthansa from Manchester, regional departures are available call for details (supplements may apply). 

  • Return travel from the UK by air to Budapest or Munich returning from Vienna/Munich
  • 8 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 Grand Danube

9 or 12 Days by Coach or Air - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £1168

There is no doubt that this Grand Danube Cruise lets you experience this stunning area at it's bests.  Relax and enjoy some of the most beautiful cities and captivating scenery in central Europe as Shearings embark on a journey of discovery on The Grand Danube. Not only do you enjoy wonderful scenery but visit the key cities of this mighty river including spectacular Vienna, the hidden gem of Bratislava and the magnificent city of Budapest. Discover picture-postcard towns and villages such as Krems, Melk, Linz and Kalocsa, famous for its Pustza Horses. 

This 9 or 12 day The Grand Danube cruise comes with a 5% discount saving when you 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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Holiday Highlights

Holiday Highlights

  • Explore Vienna, the ‘City of Waltzes’
  • Discover Bratislava’s Old Town
  • Visit Budapest, a truly unique city
  • Marvel at the spectacular scenery of the Wachau Valley
Your Ship: MV Esmeralda

Your Ship: MV Esmeralda

There is no doubt that the Danube is a beautiful river to cruise along, and what better way to appreciate this picturesque waterway than aboard the luxury cruise ship MV Esmeralda.

This ship Offers 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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