Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Germany
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Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Germany
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8D7N Danube Dreams (WBD/WDB)

8D7N Danube Dreams (WBD/WDB)

Per Pax
From: $15950 $2576 From: €3493 €2453 From: £2999 £2106 From: RM15950 RM11200 From: CAD4753 CAD3338 From: SGD5088 SGD3573 From: AUD5295 AUD3718 From: HKD28901 HKD20294
Budapest
Avalon Waterways
Happiness flows with Avalon Waterways. Cruise on Suite Ships with the widest stateroom views from your window-facing bed. Relaxed luxury flows throughout the ship in every detail plus personalize with Classic, Active, and Discovery excursions. Cruise Critic named Avalon’s staterooms the best in the business, and yes, we’re blushing a bit. But it’s only because we’ve taken such pride in bringing you river cruising’s only Open-Air BalconySM stateroom design, featuring beds with a view. Rest easy (literally) as you enjoy bigger views, more space and 24/7 access to open-air cruising. With Avalon, the award-winning views are as wide open as the possibilities.
Cities to Visit: Budapest – Bratislava – Hainburg – Vienna – Durnstein – Ybbs – Melk – Linz – Passau – Deggendorf
Language: English

Tour Deal

~ Cash Savings Offer : SAVE up to US$2,500 per couple
~ Additional savings for Citibank cardholder member: Airfare rebate up to RM300 per person
~ 33% Off for Selected 2023 Departure. Applicable Dates:
*WDB - Apr 04 ; May 02, & 16
*WBD - Apr 11 & 26 ; May 09

All Deals ARE NOT Combinable



Travel Period: from April 19, 2023 till October 28, 2024
Tour Highlight
~ Budapest
~ Bratislava
~ Dürnstein & Melk
What To Expect
Cruise along the peaceful Danube River through Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and Germany—discovering some of Central Europe’s most splendid capitals and charming towns along the way. Begin this timeless European river cruise in Budapest, where guided sightseeing acquaints you with the highlights of the vibrant capital of Hungary. Set sail on the Danube, take pictures of the impressive Parliament Building as you leave Budapest, and head for Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. Here, enjoy a guided walk through the delightful Old Town and visit the Gothic St. Martin’s Cathedral. Vienna, Austria, the “City of Music,” makes an immediate impression with its lavish Habsburg Imperial Palace and neo-renaissance Vienna Opera House. Enjoy the magnificent views as your river cruise takes you through the picturesque wine region of the Wachau Valley, with stops for a guided walk in Dürnstein and a visit of the impressive Benedictine Abbey of Melk. In Linz, walk around the Hauptplatz— Austria’s largest medieval square, which forms the center of the city, and be sure to photograph the splendid Trinity Column. Passau, Germany, the “City of Three Rivers,” is uniquely located where the Inn, Ilz, and Danube rivers converge. See its maze of narrow cobblestone streets lined with beautiful Patrician houses, and marvel at St. Stephen’s Cathedral, a masterpiece of baroque architecture. A memorable last stop on this delightful Danube River cruise holiday!
  • Day 1: ARRIVE BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (EMBARKATION)

    Welcome to Hungary. Your Suite Ship is Ready for Boarding. Flights into Budapest must arrive by 3:30 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm. The day is yours to relax and enjoy the city with time for photographs, cafes, and confections.
    OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN BUDAPEST

    : Dinner
  • Day 2: BUDAPEST

    Visit the Adventure centre for today's activities with your Adventure Host.
    ACTIVE - Hike up to a magnificent viewpoint in Budapest with your Adventure Host, OR:
    CLASSIC - Enjoy a Guided City Sightseeing, including the iconic Heroes' Square. This afternoon choose among a wide selection of Optional Guided Excursions or take in the beauty of Budapest while enjoying some free time exploring such famous sights as the Chain Bridge. Get to know the city's cafes and pubs, or take a hike through the hills above the Danube.
    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO BRATISLAVA

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 3: BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA – HAINBURG, AUSTRIA

    ACTIVE - Follow your Avalon Adventure Host on a hike to lofty Bratislava Castle, OR:
    CLASSIC - Take a Guided City Walk, including the quaint streets of Old Town, Town Hall, and the sight of royal coronations at St. Martin's Cathedral. During lunch time enjoy a short sailing to Hainburg. Enjoy some free time in Hainburg or take a Guided Optional Excursion to discover the natural beauties of this area.
    OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO VIENNA

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 4: VIENNA

    ACTIVE - Explore Vienna's Danube Island by bike with your Adventure Host, OR:
    CLASSIC - Explore the Habsburg empire with a morning Guided City Tour of Vienna. See the Imperial Palace complex, Vienna Opera House and St. Stephen's Cathedral. You may decide to take a Guided Optional Excursion to Schonbrunn Palace. Spend free time strolling in the pedestrian Karntnerstrasse or take a bike ride through the city and stop in a local cafe to enjoy of Sachertorte or Apfelstrudel. This evening, enjoy an unforgettable musical performance with an Optional Excursion to attend a Royal Waltz Concert in an elegant hall.
    OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO DURNSTEIN

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5: DURNSTEIN – WACHAU VALLEY – YBBS. EXCURSION TO MELK

    ACTIVE - Join a Guided Hike up to the castle ruins to take in the spectacular view of the village, Danube, and the Wachau Valley below, OR:
    CLASSIC - Join a Guided Walk, and hear the legendary tale of King Richard the Lionheart. Later, stretch out on the Sky Deck as you sail through the Wachau Valley past vineyards, castles, and charming villages on your way to Ybbs.
    DISCOVERY - This afternoon, a workshop in a local bakery with an expert chef, will let you create your own pastry, OR:
    CLASSIC - Visit Ybbs, admire the architecture of the Babenberger and old town, OR:
    CLASSIC - Take a Guided Tour of Melk's magnificent Benedictine Abbey.
    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO LINZ

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6: LINZ

    Ask about today's energizing or relaxing Adventure Host activities. CLASSIC - Take a Guided Walk and see Hauptplatz-Austria's largest medieval square-and the towering white-marble Trinity Column. Consider a full-day Guided Optional Excursion to Salzburg or to the picturesque Bohemian town of Cesky Krumlov. You may otherwise spend the afternoon on a biking picnic along the banks of the Danube or hike through Linz's beautiful nature trails to Postlingberg for a bird's-eye view of the city and river below.
    OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN LINZ

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 7: SCHLOGEN OXBOW – PASSAU, GERMANY

    This morning, cruise through the Schlogen Oxbow, a particularly beautiful horseshoe-shaped bend of the river.
    ACTIVE - Join your Avalon Adventure Host for Hiking from Oberhaus along a trail down to the valley and along Ilz River, OR:
    CLASSIC - Take a Guided City Walk into Passau. Before sailing to Deggendorf. take a little free time to explore Passau on own.
    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO DEGGENDORF

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 8: DEPART DEGGENDORF (DISEMBARKATION)

    Your cruise ends with breakfast this morning. Flights should not leave Munich airport before 8 am.

    NOTES: Reverse course itinerary WDB (Deggendorf to Budapest) also available. Call for more details

    : Breakfast
Whats Included
~ Luxurious accommodations in category booked
~ All meals on board including sparkling wine with breakfast; wine, beer, and soft drinks at lunch and dinner
~ Daily sightseeing with headsets and expert local guides
~ Onboard entertainment
~ Wi-Fi throughout the ship
~ Port charges & gratuities


Whats Excluded
~ International air ticket
~ Travel insurance & visa
~ Safety net protection
~ Airport transfer

Where to Visits

Information

~ Cash Savings Offer : SAVE up to US$2,500 per couple
~ Additional savings for Citibank cardholder member: Airfare rebate up to RM300 per person
~ 33% Off for Selected 2023 Departure. Applicable Dates:
*WDB - Apr 04 ; May 02, & 16
*WBD - Apr 11 & 26 ; May 09

All Deals ARE NOT Combinable



Travel Period: from April 19, 2023 till October 28, 2024
Tour Highlight
~ Budapest
~ Bratislava
~ Dürnstein & Melk
What To Expect
Cruise along the peaceful Danube River through Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and Germany—discovering some of Central Europe’s most splendid capitals and charming towns along the way. Begin this timeless European river cruise in Budapest, where guided sightseeing acquaints you with the highlights of the vibrant capital of Hungary. Set sail on the Danube, take pictures of the impressive Parliament Building as you leave Budapest, and head for Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. Here, enjoy a guided walk through the delightful Old Town and visit the Gothic St. Martin’s Cathedral. Vienna, Austria, the “City of Music,” makes an immediate impression with its lavish Habsburg Imperial Palace and neo-renaissance Vienna Opera House. Enjoy the magnificent views as your river cruise takes you through the picturesque wine region of the Wachau Valley, with stops for a guided walk in Dürnstein and a visit of the impressive Benedictine Abbey of Melk. In Linz, walk around the Hauptplatz— Austria’s largest medieval square, which forms the center of the city, and be sure to photograph the splendid Trinity Column. Passau, Germany, the “City of Three Rivers,” is uniquely located where the Inn, Ilz, and Danube rivers converge. See its maze of narrow cobblestone streets lined with beautiful Patrician houses, and marvel at St. Stephen’s Cathedral, a masterpiece of baroque architecture. A memorable last stop on this delightful Danube River cruise holiday!
  • Day 1: ARRIVE BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (EMBARKATION)

    Welcome to Hungary. Your Suite Ship is Ready for Boarding. Flights into Budapest must arrive by 3:30 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm. The day is yours to relax and enjoy the city with time for photographs, cafes, and confections.
    OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN BUDAPEST

    : Dinner
  • Day 2: BUDAPEST

    Visit the Adventure centre for today's activities with your Adventure Host.
    ACTIVE - Hike up to a magnificent viewpoint in Budapest with your Adventure Host, OR:
    CLASSIC - Enjoy a Guided City Sightseeing, including the iconic Heroes' Square. This afternoon choose among a wide selection of Optional Guided Excursions or take in the beauty of Budapest while enjoying some free time exploring such famous sights as the Chain Bridge. Get to know the city's cafes and pubs, or take a hike through the hills above the Danube.
    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO BRATISLAVA

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 3: BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA – HAINBURG, AUSTRIA

    ACTIVE - Follow your Avalon Adventure Host on a hike to lofty Bratislava Castle, OR:
    CLASSIC - Take a Guided City Walk, including the quaint streets of Old Town, Town Hall, and the sight of royal coronations at St. Martin's Cathedral. During lunch time enjoy a short sailing to Hainburg. Enjoy some free time in Hainburg or take a Guided Optional Excursion to discover the natural beauties of this area.
    OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO VIENNA

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 4: VIENNA

    ACTIVE - Explore Vienna's Danube Island by bike with your Adventure Host, OR:
    CLASSIC - Explore the Habsburg empire with a morning Guided City Tour of Vienna. See the Imperial Palace complex, Vienna Opera House and St. Stephen's Cathedral. You may decide to take a Guided Optional Excursion to Schonbrunn Palace. Spend free time strolling in the pedestrian Karntnerstrasse or take a bike ride through the city and stop in a local cafe to enjoy of Sachertorte or Apfelstrudel. This evening, enjoy an unforgettable musical performance with an Optional Excursion to attend a Royal Waltz Concert in an elegant hall.
    OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO DURNSTEIN

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5: DURNSTEIN – WACHAU VALLEY – YBBS. EXCURSION TO MELK

    ACTIVE - Join a Guided Hike up to the castle ruins to take in the spectacular view of the village, Danube, and the Wachau Valley below, OR:
    CLASSIC - Join a Guided Walk, and hear the legendary tale of King Richard the Lionheart. Later, stretch out on the Sky Deck as you sail through the Wachau Valley past vineyards, castles, and charming villages on your way to Ybbs.
    DISCOVERY - This afternoon, a workshop in a local bakery with an expert chef, will let you create your own pastry, OR:
    CLASSIC - Visit Ybbs, admire the architecture of the Babenberger and old town, OR:
    CLASSIC - Take a Guided Tour of Melk's magnificent Benedictine Abbey.
    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO LINZ

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6: LINZ

    Ask about today's energizing or relaxing Adventure Host activities. CLASSIC - Take a Guided Walk and see Hauptplatz-Austria's largest medieval square-and the towering white-marble Trinity Column. Consider a full-day Guided Optional Excursion to Salzburg or to the picturesque Bohemian town of Cesky Krumlov. You may otherwise spend the afternoon on a biking picnic along the banks of the Danube or hike through Linz's beautiful nature trails to Postlingberg for a bird's-eye view of the city and river below.
    OVERNIGHT DOCKING IN LINZ

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 7: SCHLOGEN OXBOW – PASSAU, GERMANY

    This morning, cruise through the Schlogen Oxbow, a particularly beautiful horseshoe-shaped bend of the river.
    ACTIVE - Join your Avalon Adventure Host for Hiking from Oberhaus along a trail down to the valley and along Ilz River, OR:
    CLASSIC - Take a Guided City Walk into Passau. Before sailing to Deggendorf. take a little free time to explore Passau on own.
    EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO DEGGENDORF

    : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 8: DEPART DEGGENDORF (DISEMBARKATION)

    Your cruise ends with breakfast this morning. Flights should not leave Munich airport before 8 am.

    NOTES: Reverse course itinerary WDB (Deggendorf to Budapest) also available. Call for more details

    : Breakfast
Whats Included
~ Luxurious accommodations in category booked
~ All meals on board including sparkling wine with breakfast; wine, beer, and soft drinks at lunch and dinner
~ Daily sightseeing with headsets and expert local guides
~ Onboard entertainment
~ Wi-Fi throughout the ship
~ Port charges & gratuities


Whats Excluded
~ International air ticket
~ Travel insurance & visa
~ Safety net protection
~ Airport transfer

Per Pax
From: $15950 $2576 From: €3493 €2453 From: £2999 £2106 From: RM15950 RM11200 From: CAD4753 CAD3338 From: SGD5088 SGD3573 From: AUD5295 AUD3718 From: HKD28901 HKD20294
Booking Form

UOB | Citi Card : AIRFARE REBATE RM 300 P/ PAX

$2576 €2453 £2106 RM11200 CAD3338 SGD3573 AUD3718 HKD20294

Age +12

$2576 €2453 £2106 RM11200 CAD3338 SGD3573 AUD3718 HKD20294

Age below 12

Cancellation Policy

~ 91 days or more prior to departure: deposit forfeited
~ 90 – 60 days prior to departure: 35% of total price
~ 59 – 30 days prior to departure: 50% of total price
~ 29 – 1 days prior to departure: 80% of total price
~ On scheduled departure and later: 100% of total price


Payment Terms

~ Deposit must be received within 7 days of booking.
~ Balance payment must be made 90 days prior to departure.
~ Booking made within 90 days prior to departure require full payment at the time of booking.