2019 : Danube Waltz - Passau to Budapest

Cruise to enchanting destinations

Admire the Wachau Valley's beauty from your Viking Longship. Learn to waltz at a Viennese dance school. Witness daily life in an abbey on an exclusive visit to Gottweig. Savor Austro-Hungarian cuisine in Vienna and Budapest. Explore lesser-known Central European cities like Bratislava. Soak up soothing steam at a Budapest thermal bath. This 8-day itinerary reveals the highlights of Passau, Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest, while cruising leisurely through spectacular scenery.

Day by Day

Day 1 - 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 2 - Passau, Germany


Founded by the Celts more than 2,000 years ago, Passau is one of Bavaria's oldest cities.

Day 3 - Linz, Austria


Originally known as Lentia in its days as a 1st-century Roman castle-settlement, Linz is today's provincial capital of Upper Austria.

Day 4 - Krems, Austria


The crown jewel of the Wachau Valley is the splendid Benedictine Abbey of Gottweig, a working monastery for more than 900 years.

Day 5 - Vienna, Austria


The capital city of Austria, Vienna is filled with green parks, upscale stores, theaters and gracious boulevards.

Day 6 - Bratislava, Slovakia


The capital of Slovakia, Bratislava is filled with lovingly restored baroque city palaces and dominated by an enormous castle 300 feet above the Danube.

Day 7 - Budapest, Hungary


Budapest is aptly called "Paris of the East" for its beautiful evening illumination and reflected lights in the Danube's waters.

Day 8 - Budapest, Hungary


Riverside beauty, a vibrant cultural scene and elegant Art Nouveau architecture converge in Budapest.

Viking Inclusive Value

Your included features and services:

  • 6 included shore excursions with local guide & headset
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • Multiple dining venues with open seating
  • 24/7 specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Aquavit Terrace and the most al fresco dining on Europe's Rivers
  • All port taxes and fees
  • Airport transfers on date of embarkation/disembarkation with Viking Air program

    Your experience:

  • 8-day cruise visiting 5 countries & 7 ports
  • Visit 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Culture Curriculum: enjoy musical entertainment highlighting Austrian & Hungarian classics; attend lectures on Mozart & Viennese coffeehouses; learn some basics of the German language; find out how Austrians make their apple strudel
  • All onboard meals featuring regional specialties & always available American classics
  • Welcome Cocktail Reception & Farewell Dinner
  • Organic herb garden
  • Open-air walking track
  • 24/7 Guest Services for special requests

    Your stateroom:

  • Riverview stateroom
  • Room steward & twice daily housekeeping service
  • Hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows
  • 40" flat-screen LCD TV & complimentary Movies on Demand
  • Refrigerator, security safe, hair dryer
  • 110/220 volt outlets & USB port
  • Heated bathroom floor & anti-fog mirrors
  • Glass-enclosed shower
  • Premium Freyja toiletries, bathrobe & slippers (upon request)
  • Call (215) 236-3660 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13882384

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer
    Offer valid through 6/30/2018
    Duration
    8 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Vilhjalm

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    DayPortArriveDepart
    Day 1Passau  
    Day 2Passau  
    Day 3Linz  
    Day 4Krems  
    Day 5Vienna  
    Day 6Bratislava  
    Day 7Budapest  
    Day 8Budapest  
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