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8 Day Avalon Waterways River Cruise from Deggendorf to Budapest 2024
Danube Dreams for Wine Lovers (Eastbound)Starting from $2,549
River Cruise DescriptionCruise along the peaceful Danube River through Germany, Austria, Slovakia, and Hungary-stopping at some of Central Europe's most splendid capitals and charming towns along the way.A Master of Wine will travel with you on your cruise to host lectures, tastings, and tips on food-and-wine pairing.Visit Passau, Germany-called the "City of Three Rivers" at the confluence of the Danube, Inn, and Ilz rivers. Take a guided walking tour to admire the Patrician houses and baroque St. Stephen's Cathedral. In Linz, Austria, walk around the Hauptplatz, Austria's largest medieval square. Enjoy the magnificent views as your Danube River cruise takes you through the picturesque wine region of the Wachau Valley. Stops include Melk to visit the magnificent Benedictine Abbey and Dürnstein to see the famous blue and white Stiftskirche and taste some of the local wines. Vienna, the "City of Music," makes an immediate impression with its lavish Hofburg Imperial Palace and neo-renaissance Vienna Opera House. Enjoy a guided tour of this magical city and take time to explore on your own. In Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, take a guided walk through the delightful Old Town and to the Gothic St. Martin's Cathedral. In Budapest, the vibrant capital of Hungary, a local expert shows you all the must-see sights. Then to round out this timeless European river cruise, take a stroll along Váci utca-the main shopping street, or take pictures from Fishermen's Bastion for the best panoramic views of Budapest. This Danube River cruise explores the legendary beauty and remarkable destinations you'll never forget.
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|Departure Date||Ship||Priced From|
|Oct 21, 2024||Avalon Illumination||$2,549||Call Us!|
Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. There are 3 types of included shore excursion on every Europe cruise:
- Plus independent exploration options and use of Avalon's exclusive AvalonGO APP.
River Cruise Itinerary
Day 1 DEGGENDORF, GERMANY (EMBARKATION)Welcome to Germany. Your Suite Ship® is Ready for Boarding.Flights into Munich must arrive by 2 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm.Explore your ship and enjoy dinner on your first evening on board.
Day 2 PASSAU–SCHLÖGEN OXBOW
Day 3 LINZ, AUSTRIA
Day 4 YBBS. EXCURSION TO MELK–WACHAU VALLEY
Day 5 VIENNA
Day 6 BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA
Day 7 BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
Day 8 BUDAPEST (DISEMBARKATION)Your cruise ends with breakfast this morning.
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