Your Cruise Itinerary - Treasures of the Danube
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.
Departure dates & prices 2020 Treasures of the Danube - 5% discount on all dates
Shearings brochure price in Black from £1129
Travel 55 discount price in Red from £1073
Tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535 and quote Travel 55 ref: S9990 + tour code
*The prices quoted here are based on Shearings lead in prices and will fluctuate as and when departure dates are taken up. For the latest up to date prices check with Shearings when you book. Don't forget to quote Travel 55 code S9990 to receive your 5% discount. Tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535.
|12 days by coach. Brochure prices from £1129 - Discount prices from £1073
Hol. Code: RRHUBEB
Dep. Code: X
|9 days by air. Brochure prices from £1269 - Discount prices from £1206
Hol. Code: RAHUBEB
Prices are based on Grade B cabin, upgrades are available call for details. Air holidays are based on flights with easyJet from London Gatwick, regional departures are available call for details (supplements may apply).
Must See - Bratislava
Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, is the country’s political, cultural and economic centre, housing the parliament. The city is home to several universities, museums, theatres and galleries. It’s also the only national capital that borders two countries - Austria and Hungary, and it also straddles the Danube. Explore the Old Town on foot to discover the Main Square, town hall and the famous manhole - Ganymedes!
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