Gems of the Danube

8 Days
Munich to Budapest
From (GBP)
£ 2,845
£ 2,595
Dates & Pricing

2021 Munich > Budapest

Enchantment and tradition intertwine, as you venture east along the banks of the mighty Danube.
Start your journey in typical Germanic fashion with beer tasting in Bavarian Nuremberg, before waltzing down the Danube to the World Heritage-listed city of Regensburg. Cross into Austria to explore Salzburg’s musical past, sample local gastronomy and Schnapps in the Wachau Valley before reaching Vienna’s opulent Palais Liechtenstein, where you’ll enjoy a Scenic Enrich concert in its majestic halls. In Budapest, a Scenic Freechoice city tour immerses you in its distinctive culture or you can journey to Szentendre for a relaxing conclusion to your cruise.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
MBU
Duration:
8 days
Departure City:
Munich
Return City:
Budapest

8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - UK > Munich

    Fly to Munich from one of up to 16 UK airports. Upon arrival you’ll be transferred to Nuremberg, where you will be welcomed aboard your state-of-the-art Space-Ship.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Nuremberg

    Freechoice

    Choose to explore this wonderful city on foot with your local guide or visit moving WWII sites including the Documentation Centre Nazi Party Rally Grounds, a reminder of the terror caused by the National Socialist regime. Alternatively, visit Nuremberg’s rock-cut cellars for a unique beer tasting under the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Regensburg

    Regensburg offers a rich tapestry of experiences, from its medieval Old Town to the Bavarian Forest on its border.

    Freechoice

    Join a guided walk around Regensburg or take a ferry and sail the Danube Gorge to view historic Weltenburg Abbey, where you can sample beer from one of the oldest monastic breweries in the world. Alternatively, take a leisurely cycle on your own to the Walhalla monument with Scenic Tailormade.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Salzburg or Cesky Krumlov

    Freechoice

    Choose to visit the medieval Czech city of Cesky Krumlov and discover its World Heritage-listed old town, or journey to Salzburg and explore the birthplace of Mozart and the city backdrop for the film
    ‘The Sound of Music’. Alternatively, stay on board for a cooking demonstration.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Melk > Dürnstein

    Freechoice

    Be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey or, embark on a guided bike ride along the river from Melk to Dürnstein. Alternatively, taste your way through the Wachau Valley sampling many regional delicacies as you go or visit a Schnapps producer and sample some of the many flavours on offer.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Vienna

    Freechoice

    Take a guided tour of historic Bratislava or tour Schönbrunn Palace and witness the opulence of the Habsburg Empire. Alternatively, explore a different side of Vienna on a guided cycling tour or visit the Belvedere Museum, one of Europe’s most stunning Baroque landmarks and discover the greatest collection of Austrian art dating from the Middle Ages to the present day, complemented by the work of international artists such as Claude Monet and Vincent van Gogh. Alternatively, journey outside of Vienna’s city centre to its acclaimed wine region, hearing tales of Vienna’s’ long tradition in wine production along the way.

    Enrich

    Breathe in the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein. Then be enthralled by an enchanting private classical evening concert featuring the timeless music of Strauss and Mozart. With a special dedication to Beethoven as we celebrate the 250th anniversary of his birth.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Budapest

    Freechoice

    Make the most of a guided city tour including a piano concert, or discover the Jewish history with an expert local guide. Alternatively, take a guided hike to Buda Hill for breathtaking views over the Danube, or journey to nearby Szentendre, known for its museums, galleries and artists, and discover this charming town on a guided city tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Budapest > UK

    After breakfast, transfer to Budapest airport for your return flight home. Travel to one of up to 16 UK airports.

    Please note: Pre-release itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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