Tour Overview

Scenic Danube River Cruise

Explore the history and culture of central Europe from our luxurious ship, the Amadeus Riva. Arrive in Budapest, Hungary for an overnight stay and guided city tour before boarding our stunning cruise ship for seven nights of spectacular cities and breathtaking views along the romantic Danube River. Enjoy included daily shore excursions with ports of call in Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and Germany. Look forward to incredible experiences including a Budapest evening illumination cruise, The Sound of Vienna concert at Kursalon Vienna, beer tasting at the world’s oldest monastery brewery, a day trip to Salzburg, touring the medieval village of Cesky Krumlov – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and much more. Disembark in Prague and spend two evenings at opulent accommodations while exploring the city’s iconic attractions. All meals, a beverage package, and Wi-Fi are included aboard the ship!

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The Holiday Advantage
Airfare Included
Airfare Included
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Exceptional Accommodations
Exceptional Accommodations
Most Meals Included
Most Meals Included
Premier Attractions
Premier Attractions
Professional Tour Directors
Professional Tour Directors
Call 1-888-867-2190 to Book

You can earn a $100 Travel Show Credit good for your next trip with Holiday Vacations by simply clicking the photo to watch the online travel show! The show is about 10 minutes long and at the end, you'll have the ability to submit your contact information and receive a travel credit which can be applied to this or any Holiday Vacations tour. Get started now!

Tour Highlights

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes:

Accommodations

All Accommodations Featuring

  • 1 night in Budapest
  • 2 nights at Corinthia Prague
Attractions & Highlights

Attractions & Highlights

  • Budapest city tour feat. Fisherman’s Bastion & St. Stephen’s Basilica
  • Budapest Evening Illumination Cruise
  • Esztergom & Szentendre
  • Bratislava walking tour
  • Vienna guided city tour feat. St. Stephen’s Cathedral
  • Schönbrunn Palace
  • The Sound of Vienna concert at Kursalon Vienna
  • Melk Abbey
  • Regensburg, Weltenburg Abbey & beer tasting
  • Danube Gorge scenic boat excursion
  • Prague city tour feat. Castle District, Old Town & Astronomical Clock
Meals

26 Excellent Meals Featuring

  • Welcome Dinner in Budapest
  • All meals & beverage package included aboard the ship
  • Farewell Dinner in Prague

Exclusive Cruise Ship Benefits

  • aboard the luxurious Amadeus Riva with complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Ports of Call:
  • Budapest, Hungary; Esztergom, Hungary; Szentendre, Hungary; Bratislava, Slovakia; Vienna, Austria; Melk/Emmersdorf, Austria; Linz, Austria (to Salzburg); Passau, Germany (from Salzburg); Regensburg, Germany
Tour Date & Pricing

Tour Dates & Pricing

Occupancy

Price Per Person

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Double Haydn Staterm

$6599

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Double Strauss Staterm

$7499

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Double Mozart Staterm

$7999

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Double Mozart Suite

$8899

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Single Haydn Staterm

$8199

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Single Strauss Staterm

$9499

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Single Mozart Staterm

$10299

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Single Mozart Suite

$11899

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Final Payment Date: 04/01/2024

Day Itinerary

Day Itinerary

Day 1 : Fly to Hungary

Our trip begins with an overnight flight to Hungary.

Day 2 : Budapest

We arrive in Budapest and check in to our stunning hotel, perfect for relaxation and exploration with many historical landmarks within walking distance. Tonight, we come together and get to know our fellow travelers at a fantastic Welcome Dinner.

Dinner

Day 3 : All Aboard!

After breakfast, we depart for a tour of Budapest, one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. We view all of the must-see attractions including the Parliament building, Millennium Monument in Hero’s Square, the towering dome of St. Stephen’s Basilica, Royal Castle Hill district, the neo-Renaissance Opera House, and the seven stone towers of the Fisherman’s Bastion. This afternoon, we board our luxurious ship, the Amadeus Riva, with opulent rooms and incredible amenities. All meals, a beverage package, free Wi-Fi, and daily shore excursions are included as part of this phenomenal cruise. After dinner on board, delight in an illumination cruise as the shimmering lights of this majestic city surround us.

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4 : Szentendre & Esztergom

Enjoy time to explore Budapest this morning or relax while sipping your coffee on the ship's River Terrace and take in the sublime landscapes of this region. Later, we begin our northbound cruise along the Danube River and go ashore to discover the artist village of Szentendre, followed by Esztergom, home to one of the largest basilicas in Europe.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 : Bratislava

Our morning begins in Bratislava with a delightful city tour. Bratislava Castle, standing on the Little Carpathian Mountain range, provides panoramic views of three countries simultaneously: Slovakia, Austria, and Hungary. The afternoon is yours to explore personal interests. You may indulge in a taste of the city’s world-class beer or take a stroll through its picturesque Old Town, a pedestrian-only town from the 18th century known for its lively bars and quaint cafes.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 : Vienna

We continue our cruise to Austria, where the grand sights of Vienna await us. Tour the historic city centre with famous St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the quirky Expressionist house known as Hundertwasserhaus, and the former imperial Hofburg Palace. After lunch, we admire Schönbrunn Palace. Boasting 1,441 opulent rooms and charming gardens, this palace is known as a paramount cultural monument in Austria. Tonight, we attend The Sound of Vienna concert at the Kursalon, one of Vienna’s most enchanting music venues, to hear the Alt Wien orchestra play waltzes and famous concert melodies.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 : Melk

Enjoy a leisurely morning aboard the ship to take in the spectacular views or indulge in onboard amenities. This afternoon, we arrive in the heart of picturesque Wachau Valley, internationally famous for its delicious wine and fruit. Docking in Emmersdorf, we begin our exploration of Melk. Visit the modern Abbey Museum and tour Prelature Hall, Marble Hall, Benedictine Abbey of Melk, and the world-famous Abbey library, known for its extensive historical manuscript collection.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 : Salzburg

We dock in Linz this morning, then take a scenic motorcoach ride to the beautiful City of Music, Salzburg. Enjoy a guided tour to admire the famous Baroque architecture and well-preserved city center in Old Town, a renowned World Heritage Site. We also view the birth house of Mozart, Salzburg Cathedral, and Getreidegasse, a quaint alley along the river with charming shops. After lunch together, our journey continues to the picturesque village of Mondsee, best known as a filming location for The Sound of Music. Later, our motorcoach brings us back to meet our ship in Passau.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9 : Regensburg & Weltenburg Abbey

Today’s port of call is Regensburg, a medieval city brimming with historic stone buildings. Our walking tour includes a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Old Town with Stadtamhof, the iconic Stone Bridge, and impressive St. Peter’s Cathedral. After lunch aboard the ship, we are off on our included excursion to Weltenburg Abbey, an ancient Benedictine monastery. Founded around 620 AD, it’s the oldest monastery in Bavaria. Enjoy a tour of Abbey church and taste the famous dark beer of Weltenburg, the world’s oldest monastery brewery. We then take a boat ride through the picturesque Danube Gorge, a narrow section of the Danube River known for its soaring cliff edges. Later, we return to Regensburg and enjoy the Captain’s Gala Dinner onboard.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10 : Cesky Krumlov

This morning, we disembark in Passau and take a comfortable motorcoach ride to one of the most beautiful cities in the Czech Republic, Cesky Krumlov. This medieval village and UNESCO World Heritage Site dates back to 1240, offering a plethora of history to discover. Enjoy its Bohemian charm and fairytale architecture during our guided walking tour through the historic inner city, including views of Krumlov Castle. Later, we travel to Prague and check in to the elegant Corinthia Hotel, followed by dinner together.

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 11 : Prague

After breakfast at the hotel, you may choose to take a guided tour of Prague Castle and walking tour of Old Town or spend all of your time in Old Town with sights of the Royal Palace, historic churches, and panoramic views of the surrounding scenery. The afternoon is yours to explore more of this delightful city. Tonight, we reminisce about our incredible adventures with new friends at a delicious Farewell Dinner.

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 12 : Fly Home

Breakfast
Tour Map

Tour Map

Tour Map for Scenic Danube River Cruise
Departure Cities

Departure Cities

KTUL TV Pickup Locations:

Tulsa, OK - Tulsa International Airport

Scenic Danube River Cruise

Explore the history and culture of central Europe from our luxurious ship, the Amadeus Riva. Arrive in Budapest, Hungary for an overnight stay and guided city tour before boarding our stunning cruise ship for seven nights of spectacular cities and breathtaking views along the romantic Danube River. Enjoy included daily shore excursions with ports of call in Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and Germany. Look forward to incredible experiences including a Budapest evening illumination cruise, The Sound of Vienna concert at Kursalon Vienna, beer tasting at the world’s oldest monastery brewery, a day trip to Salzburg, touring the medieval village of Cesky Krumlov – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and much more. Disembark in Prague and spend two evenings at opulent accommodations while exploring the city’s iconic attractions. All meals, a beverage package, and Wi-Fi are included aboard the ship!

The Holiday Advantage
Airfare Included
Airfare Included
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Exceptional Accommodations
Exceptional Accommodations
Most Meals Included
Most Meals Included
Premier Attractions
Premier Attractions
Professional Tour Directors
Professional Tour Directors
Call 1-888-867-2190 to Book

You can earn a $100 Travel Show Credit good for your next trip with Holiday Vacations by simply clicking the photo to watch the online travel show! The show is about 10 minutes long and at the end, you'll have the ability to submit your contact information and receive a travel credit which can be applied to this or any Holiday Vacations tour. Get started now!

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes:

Accommodations

All Accommodations Featuring

  • 1 night in Budapest
  • 2 nights at Corinthia Prague
Attractions & Highlights

Attractions & Highlights

  • Budapest city tour feat. Fisherman’s Bastion & St. Stephen’s Basilica
  • Budapest Evening Illumination Cruise
  • Esztergom & Szentendre
  • Bratislava walking tour
  • Vienna guided city tour feat. St. Stephen’s Cathedral
  • Schönbrunn Palace
  • The Sound of Vienna concert at Kursalon Vienna
  • Melk Abbey
  • Regensburg, Weltenburg Abbey & beer tasting
  • Danube Gorge scenic boat excursion
  • Prague city tour feat. Castle District, Old Town & Astronomical Clock
Meals

26 Excellent Meals Featuring

  • Welcome Dinner in Budapest
  • All meals & beverage package included aboard the ship
  • Farewell Dinner in Prague

Exclusive Cruise Ship Benefits

  • aboard the luxurious Amadeus Riva with complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Ports of Call:
  • Budapest, Hungary; Esztergom, Hungary; Szentendre, Hungary; Bratislava, Slovakia; Vienna, Austria; Melk/Emmersdorf, Austria; Linz, Austria (to Salzburg); Passau, Germany (from Salzburg); Regensburg, Germany

Tour Dates & Pricing

Occupancy

Price Per Person

Sold out. Call to join the waitlist.

Double Haydn Staterm

$6599

Double Strauss Staterm

$7499

Double Mozart Staterm

$7999

Double Mozart Suite

$8899

Single Haydn Staterm

$8199

Single Strauss Staterm

$9499

Single Mozart Staterm

$10299

Single Mozart Suite

$11899

Final Payment Date: 04/01/2024

Day Itinerary

Day 1 : Fly to Hungary

Our trip begins with an overnight flight to Hungary.

Day 2 : Budapest

We arrive in Budapest and check in to our stunning hotel, perfect for relaxation and exploration with many historical landmarks within walking distance. Tonight, we come together and get to know our fellow travelers at a fantastic Welcome Dinner.

Dinner

Day 3 : All Aboard!

After breakfast, we depart for a tour of Budapest, one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. We view all of the must-see attractions including the Parliament building, Millennium Monument in Hero’s Square, the towering dome of St. Stephen’s Basilica, Royal Castle Hill district, the neo-Renaissance Opera House, and the seven stone towers of the Fisherman’s Bastion. This afternoon, we board our luxurious ship, the Amadeus Riva, with opulent rooms and incredible amenities. All meals, a beverage package, free Wi-Fi, and daily shore excursions are included as part of this phenomenal cruise. After dinner on board, delight in an illumination cruise as the shimmering lights of this majestic city surround us.

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4 : Szentendre & Esztergom

Enjoy time to explore Budapest this morning or relax while sipping your coffee on the ship's River Terrace and take in the sublime landscapes of this region. Later, we begin our northbound cruise along the Danube River and go ashore to discover the artist village of Szentendre, followed by Esztergom, home to one of the largest basilicas in Europe.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 : Bratislava

Our morning begins in Bratislava with a delightful city tour. Bratislava Castle, standing on the Little Carpathian Mountain range, provides panoramic views of three countries simultaneously: Slovakia, Austria, and Hungary. The afternoon is yours to explore personal interests. You may indulge in a taste of the city’s world-class beer or take a stroll through its picturesque Old Town, a pedestrian-only town from the 18th century known for its lively bars and quaint cafes.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 : Vienna

We continue our cruise to Austria, where the grand sights of Vienna await us. Tour the historic city centre with famous St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the quirky Expressionist house known as Hundertwasserhaus, and the former imperial Hofburg Palace. After lunch, we admire Schönbrunn Palace. Boasting 1,441 opulent rooms and charming gardens, this palace is known as a paramount cultural monument in Austria. Tonight, we attend The Sound of Vienna concert at the Kursalon, one of Vienna’s most enchanting music venues, to hear the Alt Wien orchestra play waltzes and famous concert melodies.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 : Melk

Enjoy a leisurely morning aboard the ship to take in the spectacular views or indulge in onboard amenities. This afternoon, we arrive in the heart of picturesque Wachau Valley, internationally famous for its delicious wine and fruit. Docking in Emmersdorf, we begin our exploration of Melk. Visit the modern Abbey Museum and tour Prelature Hall, Marble Hall, Benedictine Abbey of Melk, and the world-famous Abbey library, known for its extensive historical manuscript collection.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 : Salzburg

We dock in Linz this morning, then take a scenic motorcoach ride to the beautiful City of Music, Salzburg. Enjoy a guided tour to admire the famous Baroque architecture and well-preserved city center in Old Town, a renowned World Heritage Site. We also view the birth house of Mozart, Salzburg Cathedral, and Getreidegasse, a quaint alley along the river with charming shops. After lunch together, our journey continues to the picturesque village of Mondsee, best known as a filming location for The Sound of Music. Later, our motorcoach brings us back to meet our ship in Passau.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9 : Regensburg & Weltenburg Abbey

Today’s port of call is Regensburg, a medieval city brimming with historic stone buildings. Our walking tour includes a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Old Town with Stadtamhof, the iconic Stone Bridge, and impressive St. Peter’s Cathedral. After lunch aboard the ship, we are off on our included excursion to Weltenburg Abbey, an ancient Benedictine monastery. Founded around 620 AD, it’s the oldest monastery in Bavaria. Enjoy a tour of Abbey church and taste the famous dark beer of Weltenburg, the world’s oldest monastery brewery. We then take a boat ride through the picturesque Danube Gorge, a narrow section of the Danube River known for its soaring cliff edges. Later, we return to Regensburg and enjoy the Captain’s Gala Dinner onboard.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10 : Cesky Krumlov

This morning, we disembark in Passau and take a comfortable motorcoach ride to one of the most beautiful cities in the Czech Republic, Cesky Krumlov. This medieval village and UNESCO World Heritage Site dates back to 1240, offering a plethora of history to discover. Enjoy its Bohemian charm and fairytale architecture during our guided walking tour through the historic inner city, including views of Krumlov Castle. Later, we travel to Prague and check in to the elegant Corinthia Hotel, followed by dinner together.

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 11 : Prague

After breakfast at the hotel, you may choose to take a guided tour of Prague Castle and walking tour of Old Town or spend all of your time in Old Town with sights of the Royal Palace, historic churches, and panoramic views of the surrounding scenery. The afternoon is yours to explore more of this delightful city. Tonight, we reminisce about our incredible adventures with new friends at a delicious Farewell Dinner.

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 12 : Fly Home

Breakfast

Tour Map

Tour Map for Scenic Danube River Cruise

Departure Cities

KTUL TV Pickup Locations:

Tulsa, OK - Tulsa International Airport