Day 1 UK > Budapest
Choose from a selection of ways to travel to Budapest. Pick from one of up to 14 UK regional airports or travel direct from London Heathrow. You’ll then be transferred to your Scenic Space-Ship. Raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception.
Day 2 Budapest
Budapest is one of Europe’s oldest and prettiest cities.
Freechoice: Make the most of a guided tour of this city including a piano concert. Alternatively, relax and unwind at the Thermal Baths and Spa, famous for their naturally heated springs and healing properties. Or, if you choose, brave the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock, a relic of WWII and the 1956 uprising.
Day 3 Bratislava
This morning enjoy a Q&A with Aled Jones MBE as he shares some stories of his life and career to date. Later, with your knowledgeable local guide discover the historic city of Bratislava, situated on the banks of the mighty Danube River.
Day 4 Vienna
Tour the city of Vienna or Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, visit the world-renowned Spanish Riding School and either tour the stables or see the famous Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program. Or you can taste your way around the local market with your on board chef on our Shop with a Chef tour.
This evening, breathe in the opulence and luxury of The Arsenal while enjoying a glass of fine Austrian Sekt. Then be enthralled by an enchanting private evening concert by the exceptionally talented Aled Jones MBE – exclusively for Scenic guests.
Day 5 Dürnstein
Be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey, or if you want to try something more active, cycle along the river from Dürnstein to Melk. As the day ends, unwind in pleasant company in the beautiful Wachau Valley
Day 6 Linz
Take a pleasurable excursion to the medieval Czech town of Cesky Krumlov and discover its World Heritage-listed old city, or journey on to explore beautiful Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart and the setting for the film, ‘The Sound of Music’
Day 7 Passau
Enjoy a full day in Passau and join your local guide and discover this beautiful Baroque city.
Day 8 Passau > UK
After breakfast, transfer to Munich airport for your return flight home. Travel direct to London, or indirectly to one of 14 UK regional airports