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The River Danube Aboard the AmaWaterways Fleet. 2 unusual journeys.

The mighty River Danube is Europe’s original superhighway. Once upon a time, it even had tollbooths (in the form of riverside fortresses). They proved to be real moneymakers for some of Europe’s most powerful families, the Habsburgs included.

     Get familiar with one of Europe’s most important waterways. It’s played this esteemed role for millennia. The route takes you through Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, and the Czech Republic.


8 Days.

Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia

Type:Rivers & Rails

Mode:Water

Journeys

These are eight-day itineraries. Remember that R. Crusoe can create a Danube journey of any length to meet your exact specifications.

Interested in touring the Danube during the holiday season? If so, consider an eight-day Christmas Market cruise. We offer several aboard the AmaWaterways fleet, which depart between 20 November and 27 December 2019. Speak to an R. Crusoe travel specialist for details.

Romantic Danube. Vilshofen to Budapest. Aboard the AmaSonata, AmaCerto, AmaViola, AmaStella,  AmaL, & AmaMagna. 8 Days.
Departs Marchthrough December 2019.

Day 1: Vilshofen, Germany

• Embark your river ship.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 2: Vilshofen, Passau
• Tour Old Towns, hike to Veste Oberhaus, or biking.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 3: Linz or Salzburg, Austria, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic, or Austrian Lake District
• Old Town tours, bike tours.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 4: Weissenkirchen, Dürnstein, Melk
• Old Town tours, apricot farm visit, hike to ancient fortress, bike tours.
• Wine-tasting.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 5: Vienna, Klosterneuburg
• City tour, hiking, bike tour to Klosterneuburg monastery, bike along the Danube.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 6: Bratislava, Slovakia
• Old Town tour, culinary experience, hike to Bratislava Castle.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 7: Budapest, Hungary
• Old Town tour, hike Castle Hill.
• Sunset Danube cruise.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 8: Budapest
• Disembark ship.

Melodies of the Danube. Budapest to Vilshofen. Aboard the AmaSonata, AmaViola, AmaCerto, AmaStella, AmaLea, & AmaMagna. 8 Days.
Departs March through December 2019.

Day 1: Budapest, Hungary

• Embark your river ship.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 2: Budapest
• Old Town tour, hike Castle Hill.
• Sunset Danube cruise.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 3: Bratislava, Slovakia
• Old Town tour, culinary experience, hike to Bratislava Castle.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 4: Vienna, Austria
• City tour, hiking, bike along the Danube.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 5: Weissenkirchen, Dürnstein or Melk, Strudengau Valley, Grein
• Old Town tours, hike to ancient fortress, bike tours, Greinburg Castle with traditional folk performance.
• Wine-tasting.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 6: Linz or Salzburg, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic, or Austrian Lake District
• Old Town tours, bike along the Danube, Greinburg Castle with traditional folk performance.
• Wine-tasting.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 7: Passau, Vilshofen, Germany
• Old Town tours, hike to Veste Oberhaus, or biking.
Overnight aboard ship

Day 8: Vilshofen
• Disembark ship.

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Pricing

 

Per person sharing cabin for these eight-day cruises from $2,699.

For more information, to book, or to speak to an R. Crusoe & Son travel specialist, please call us at 800-585-8555.

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About Our Ships.

R. Crusoe & Son and AmaWaterways partner to bring you on a cruise along the Danube River aboard a number of excellent ships, all of them members of the AmaWaterways fleet.

The AmaLea & AmaViola.


AmaViola's passing Durnstein.

These elegant 156-passenger river ships have luxuriously appointed staterooms between 155 and 235 square feet and suites of about 350 square feet. Most accommodations have twin balconies—both a French (indoor) and an outdoor balcony—to maximize views of the surrounding scenery.

     On the Sun Deck, take a dip in a heated pool, enjoy the swim-up bar, take a lap around the track.
Meet friends old and new in the stunning Main Lounge, where nightly entertainment also takes place.  
Other amenities on board? A fitness room and a fleet of onboard bicycles to use on your own or on a guided tour.     

     Please note: Elevators on the AmaLea do not access the Sun Deck. Elevators on the AmaViola do not access the Sun Deck or the Piano Deck.

The AmaSerena, AmaSonata, & AmaCerto


Take a dip on the AmaSerena.

Inspired by classic ocean yachts, these vessels offer spacious, elegantly appointed staterooms between 160 and 290 square feet and suites that run about 300 square feet.

     Most accommodations have twin (indoor and outdoor) balconies, affording magnificent views of the scenery along the route.

     Socializing happens primarily in the Main Lounge on the Violin Deck. That’s also where evening entertainment gets underway.

     Feel like a little pampering? Head to the hair salon, or schedule a massage. Stretch your muscles on a spin around the walking track, or do laps in the heated swimming pool on the Sun Deck. Looking for more activity? Work out in the fitness room, and use one of the onboard bicycles during shore excursions.

     Please note: Elevators on these ships do not access the Sun Deck or the Piano Deck.

 

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