See the World in 2019: Gems of the Danube


It’s hardly surprising that one of Europe’s longest waterways has so many wonderful attractions along its banks.

Members from: $3,975 P.PNon-members from: $4,095 P.P

  • Type

    River Cruise

  • Destination

    United Kingdom & Europe

  • Supplier

    Scenic

  • Booking Code

    NBU

  • Departs

    Multiple departures available. Enquire for more details.

  • Company

    Scenic


Includes


  • Fly to Europe for $995pp in Economy Class
    Fly to Europe for $995pp in Economy Class, on selected cruises, in selected suites on selected dates*.

  • Fly to Europe for $4,495pp in Business Class
    Fly to Europe for $4,495pp in Business Class on selected cruises, in selected suites on selected dates*.

  • Scenic Savings
    Save $600pp on the Rhine Highlights and Gems of the Danube river cruises*.


Discover the historical wonders of Europe on a 8 day cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg. Enjoy ultimate luxury on an all-inclusive 5 star Scenic Space-Ship.

A river unlike any other.......

It’s hardly surprising that one of Europe’s longest waterways has so many wonderful attractions along its banks.

Even so, every aspect of this itinerary will surprise and delight. Embark your 5-star luxury river cruise in Nuremberg. Explore Vienna, with its remarkable array of elegant buildings, or Budapest, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. You can look forward to enjoying it all from the comfort of a Scenic Space-Ship.

Day 1 - Nuremberg

Welcome to the fascinating Bavarian city of Nuremberg, which dates back to the 11th century. Your cruise begins here, and you’ll get to toast the occasion at this evening’s welcome reception. Please book your flight to arrive prior to 3pm in Nuremberg and 2pm in Munich.

Day 2 - Nuremberg

Freechoice
Choose to explore this wonderful city on foot with your local guide or visit moving WWII sites including the Documentation Centre Nazi Party Rally Grounds, a reminder of the terror caused by the National Socialist regime.

Day 3 - Regensburg

Regensburg offers a rich tapestry of experiences, from its medieval Old Town to the Bavarian Forest on its border.

Freechoice
Join a guided walk around Regensburg or take a ferry and sail the Danube Gorge to view historic Weltenburg Abbey, where you can sample beer from one of the oldest monastic breweries in the world.

Alternatively, take a leisurely cycle on your own to the Walhalla monument with your Tailormade GPS device.

Day 4 - Passau > Linz

Freechoice
Visit the medieval Czech city of Cesky Krumlov and discover its World Heritage-listed old town, or journey to Salzburg and explore the birthplace of Mozart and the city backdrop for the film ‘The Sound of Music’.

Day 5 - Melk > Dürnstein

Freechoice
Be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey. Alternatively, embark on a guided bike ride along the river from Melk to Dürnstein – at your own pace, of course. Or visit a local winery for a guided tour and tasting of its fine wines.

Sundowners
As the day ends, take in the fine views of the breathtakingly beautiful Wachau Valley.

Day 6 - Vienna

Freechoice
Take a guided tour of historic Bratislava or tour Schönbrunn Palace and witness the opulence of the Habsburg Empire. Alternatively, explore this majestic city on a guided cycling tour or visit the Belvedere Museum, one of Europe’s most stunning Baroque landmarks. Discover the greatest collection of Austrian art dating from the Middle Ages to the present day, complemented by the work of international artists such as Claude Monet and Vincent van Gogh. The museum houses the world’s largest collection of Gustav Klimt’s paintings, including the golden Art Nouveau icons ‘The Kiss’ and ‘Judith’.

Enrich
Admire the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein while enjoying a glass of fine Austrian Sekt. Then sit enthralled during an enchanting private Viennese evening concert featuring the timeless music of Strauss and Mozart.

Day 7 - Budapest

Freechoice
Make the most of a guided city tour including a piano concert, or discover the Jewish heritage with an expert local guide. Alternatively, take a guided hike to Buda Hill for breathtaking views over the Danube, or journey to nearby Szentendre, known for its museums, galleries and artists. You’ll have the opportunity to discover this charming town on a guided city tour.

Day 8 - Budapest

Depart after a wonderful farewell breakfast. Budapest is the end of your cruise, but it will be the start of a lifetime of wonderful memories.


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Disclaimer


*Conditions apply. Price and offer based on per person, twin share in AUD, are strictly limited and subject to availability until sold out. For new booking only and are not combinable. Flight offers are ex SYD/MEL/BNE/ADL/PER and based on an airline of Scenic’s choice. Airfares must be booked through Scenic. Airfare is not included in the advertised price. $295pp and $995pp airfare to Europe is subject to availability, for new bookings only and on selected departures. Business Class Offers: Offers are based on an airline of Scenic choice and are subject to availability, for new bookings only and on selected departures. Airfares must be booked through Scenic. Airfare is not included in the advertised price. Fly Business for $4,495pp is available on selected STC, CHMA and AMBA sailings.

Price based on STC061119.1,AMBA231019.2, BOD101019.1, SEI101019.1, DOUR170819.1, IRRC010919.2, IRRV131019.2, FRAC211019.1, CHMA201119.2, CHAA181219.1, AMBC211019.2, NBU161219.1 in a category E suite (no balcony) and balcony upgrades based on a category C Balcony Suite or category BA suite for Russia sailings. A non-refundable deposit of $3,000pp is due within 7 days of booking. Save up to value is based on an airfare value of Scenic's choice including taxes. Price correct as of 05/11/18. For full terms and conditions visit scenic.com.au/terms. ABN 85 002 715 602.