Legendary Danube Cruise (Prague to Budapest) 2020

Legendary Danube Cruise (Prague to Budapest) 2020

Operator: AmaWaterways
Ship: AmaViola
Starts: Prague, Czech Republic on Fri, Nov 06, 2020
Ends: Budapest, Hungary on Mon, Nov 16, 2020

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Itinerary

Countries Visited

Austria, Czech, Germany, Hungary

Rivers Visited

Danube

River Cruise Itinerary

Spend 3 nights in Prague, followed by a legendary 7-night cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest

Day 1 (Fri, Nov 06, 2020):

ARRIVE IN PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC. Arrive in Prague and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2 (Sat, Nov 07, 2020):

PRAGUE. Discover fairytale Prague via a city touror a hike. Both will reveal why Prague is considered oneof Europe'''s most attractive and vibrant cities, with ahistoric city center that'''s recognized as a UNESCO WorldHeritage Site. See all the key highlights, including theNational Museum, Wenceslas Square, the 1,000-year-oldPrague Castle and Old Market Square, home to theAstronomical Clock. (B)

Day 3 (Sun, Nov 08, 2020):

PRAGUE. Beer has a long and illustrious history in the Czech Republic with the first brewery known to have existed in 993. Pilsner Urquell was created in 1842, being the first pilsner ever made, whilst Budweiser came into being in the city of Budweis. Beer is a core part of the country'''s national identity, so much so the Czechs are the biggest consumers of beer in the world. The country is home to more than 100 breweries with a combination of big names and micro establishments offering a huge range of styles, so join a Czech beer tasting and discover for yourself what makes the Czech'''s beer some of the very best in the world. (B)

Day 4 (Mon, Nov 09, 2020):

PRAGUE ''' PILZEN, GERMANY ''' EMBARKATION ''' NUREMBERG. Depart from Prague via motorcoach and enjoy a stop in Pilzen. After a local highlights tour, drive to Nuremberg where you will board your ship. (B,D)

Day 5 (Tue, Nov 10, 2020):

NUREMBERG. You have three choices of excursionswhile in Nuremberg. Enjoy a guided tour throughNuremberg'''s beautiful medieval city, showcasing theImperial Castle, famous town wall and the legendaryfountain of the Market Square. Or turn back the pages of adarker history with a guided tour of the city'''s most importantWWII sites, including the enormous DocumentationCenter Nazi Party Rally Grounds. You'''ll also visit theNuremberg Trials Memoriam, and Courtroom 600, if thecourtroom is not in session. Alternatively, savor traditionalFranconian specialties by sampling famously deliciousNuremburger Bratwurst, Rot bier (red beer) and lebkuchen(gingerbread). En route to Regensburg, you'''ll cruise throughthe man-made marvel, the Main-Danube Canal. (B,L,D)

Day 6 (Wed, Nov 11, 2020):

REGENSBURG. Explore one of Germany'''s best preserved medieval cities Regensburg on a guided walking tour showcasing the city'''s architectural highlights, including the Old Town Hall and the Porta Praetoria. Alternatively, sample some Bavarian specialties'''beer, sausage and pretzels, and for those who wish to be more active, join a bike tour to Walhalla where you will see the Neoclassical white marble temple inspired by the Parthenon in Athens. (B,L,D)

Day 7 (Thu, Nov 12, 2020):

PASSAU ''' LINZ, AUSTRIA. Enjoy a walking tour along Passau's cobblestone streets admiring the Gothic and Italian Baroque architecture and St. Stephen'''s Cathedral. For guests looking for a more active morning, you can choose between a guided bike tour along the Danube River, or a guided hike up to the Veste Oberhaus Fortress for panoramic views overlooking three rivers. Later in the day, set sail for Linz. (B,L,D)

Day 8 (Fri, Nov 13, 2020):

MELK ''' VIENNA. Cruise to Melk, known for its magnificent Benedictine Abbey, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Europe'''s largest and most revered monasteries. Alternatively, you can join a guided bike tour that takes you through the UNESCO-designated Wachau Valley; or go on a walking tour along D''rnstein's cobblestone streets to the Baroque Stiftskirche, famed church tower. Later in the day, set sail through the vineyard-rich Wachau Valley. (B,L,D)

Day 9 (Sat, Nov 14, 2020):

VIENNA. The '''City of Waltzes''' offers a treasuretrove of gems and on your city tour, you'''ll see many ofthem, including the majestic Opera House and the formerImperial Palace of the Habsburgs. Conclude your tour inVienna'''s historic city center, a UNESCO World HeritageSite, and then afterwards, visit the grand St. Stephen'''sCathedral. For a more active exploration of the area,pedal your way to Klosterneuburg Monastery on a guidedcycling tour. During the afternoon, spend leisure timeexploring this iconic city even more. (B,L,D)

Day 10 (Sun, Nov 15, 2020):

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY. You cannot help but fall in love with Budapest, known as the '''Queen of the Danube.''' Your city tour begins with visit to the vibrant Great Market Hall brimming with vendors selling everything from food to souvenirs. The remainder of this tour takes you to both the Buda (hilly) and the Pest (flat) sides of the river. As an alternative choice, hike up to Castle Hill for breathtaking views of the city below. Spend your last evening on board cruising around the famed Parliament Building as the city turns on all her dazzling lights. (B,L,D)

Day 11 (Mon, Nov 16, 2020):

BUDAPEST ''' DISEMBARKATION. Bid farewell to Budapest as you prepare for your flight home. (B)

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Inclusions

  • SPACIOUS STATEROOMS
  • 7 nights luxury accommodation in an outside stateroom (most with twin balconies)
  • Computer for internet access
  • Entertainment-On-Demand in all staterooms featuring free high-speed internet access, movies, a music library and English language TV stations
  • Mini-fridge, desk and sitting area
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • AN ARRAY OF AMENITIES
  • Wellness Program with a dedicated Wellness Host leading various exercise classes as well as discussions on healthy eating and relaxation techniques, both on board and on shore.
  • Personalized service from a highly trained Cruise Manager during both cruise and land programs
  • Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • Sun deck pool with swim-up bar and walking track
  • Fitness room, massage services and hair salon
  • Main Lounge with panoramic views and bar
  • Daily entertainment including cultural performances
  • AWARD-WINNING DINING
  • All onboard dining in a variety of venues
  • Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients
  • The Chef'''s Table specialty restaurant
  • Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, La Cha''ne des R''tisseurs Dinner, Captain's Cocktail and Gala Dinner
  • La Cha''ne des R''tisseurs exclusive dining experience
  • Unlimited fine wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Unlimited sparkling wine and fresh juice with breakfast
  • Sip & Sail Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Tapas, sandwiches, snacks and refreshments served daily in the Main Lounge
  • A WORLD OF EXPLORATION
  • Immersive tours in every destination
  • Gentle, regular, active and late-riser tour options
  • Bike tours and hikes
  • Special Interest Tours
  • Knowledgeable guides
  • Personal headset for easy exploration
  • Airport transfers with purchase of air from AmaWaterways
  • Land Program
  • 3 nights hotel in Prague at the Old Town Hilton(or similar), including city tour, Czech beer tastingand daily breakfast
  • Transfer from the hotel to Pilzen with a highlights tour and then onto Nuremberg

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Ship Information

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Questions & Answers

Question: Will the day-by-day itinerary change?

Yes, the river cruise itineraries may change due to reasons such as inclement weather or unforeseen events. Your safety is the number one concern aboard and all precautions necessary will be taken in order to ensure passenger safety, including changing itineraries. Please note that when itineraries do change, the ship staff will do their best to substitute any missed port with an alternative destination.

Question: In what language is the river cruise conducted?

The river cruise will be conducted in English only.


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