Visit Budapest’s Castle District and cross the famous Chain Bridge. Explore Göttweig Abbey, one of Austria’s most revered monastic centers, and make dumplings with Wachau Valley apricots. See Europe’s largest pipe organ in Passau, or travel to Salzburg. Celebrate Vienna’s musical heritage at a concert featuring works by Mozart and Strauss. With medieval towns, grand cities and stunning scenery, this 8-day journey on the “Blue Danube” is one you are sure to love.
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$125 shipboard credit per person**
Day 1: Budapest, Hungary
Budapest is aptly called “Paris of the East” for its beautiful evening illumination and reflected lights in the Danube’s waters.
Day 2: Budapest, Hungary
Riverside beauty, a vibrant cultural scene and elegant Art Nouveau architecture converge in Budapest.
Day 3: Vienna, Austria
The capital city of Austria, Vienna is filled with green parks, upscale stores, theaters and gracious boulevards.
Day 4: Krems, Austria
One of the crown jewels of the Wachau Valley is the splendid Benedictine Abbey of Göttweig, a working monastery for more than 900 years.
Day 5: Passau, Germany
Set at the confluence of the Inn, Ilz and Danube Rivers, enchanting Passau is home to elegant colored buildings and graceful arcades.
Day 6: Regensburg, Germany
Having escaped major damage during World War II, the picturesque town of Regensburg is one of Europe’s best preserved medieval cities and the oldest city along the Danube.
Day 7: Nuremberg, Germany
One of Germany’s most renowned and intriguing cities, Nuremberg is surrounded by 13th-century walls that have many fully intact gates and watchtowers.
Day 8: Nuremberg, Germany
A center of Bavarian culture, Nuremberg is filled with traditional half-timbered houses, Gothic churches and World War II history.
*Note: Rhine Getaway, Romantic Danube, and Paris to the Swiss Alps prices based on CAT F, select Nov 2019 Viking Longship sailings. Prices are accurate as of March 1, 2019. Availability fluctuates, please see website for current pricing. Cruise fares listed are for cruise and cruisetour only and fares/discount offers are based on double occupancy. Prices are based upon lowest price point and category at time of print and are subject to change without notice. Prices listed reflect 2019 departures. Air prices are per person based on the cruise/cruisetour check-in date, and include transfers plus all government taxes and fees of approx. $160 and air fuel surcharges. Additional airline imposed baggage charges may apply, consult your airline. Viking reserves the right to correct errors and to change any and all fares, fees and surcharges at any time. Subject to availability and may not be combinable with any other offers. 2020 RIVER CRUISE AND AIR SAVINGS: Offer valid on bookings made from March 1-March 31, 2019. Air from $499 valid on November departures of Rhine Getaway and Paris to the Swiss Alps. Air from $599 valid on November departures of Romantic Danube. Air savings vary on other itineraries. Air offers valid on all North American gateways except Alaska, Hawaii, San Juan and Mexico City. Air does not have to be purchased to get cruise/tour offer. All prices are in US dollars and for US residents only. Additional restrictions may apply. 2019: Book and deposit by March 31, 2019; pay in full by April 30, 2019, or within 90 days of departure, if earlier. 2020: Book and deposit by March 31, 2019; pay in full by June 30, 2019. 2021: Book and deposit by March 31, 2019; pay in full by December 31, 2019. Other restrictions may apply; see Passenger Ticket Contract at vikingrivercruises.com. CST# 2052644-40
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