Legendary Blue Danube River Cruise

September 20 - 30, 2017

Judy's Leisure Tours

11-Day Tour | Starting at $3,989 ppd

2 for 1 Airfare

is $925 per person

The Danube river rises in Germany’s Black Forest and flows through or along the borders of 10 countries. We get to experience 5 of them as we start in Prague before taking a motorcoach to our Danube River cruise where we pass through spectacular cities such as Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest, Munich and Nuremberg. Danube cruise ships wander through scenic old-country villages, stop at fairy-tale-esque castles, medieval fortresses, churches, museums, concert halls and more - to say nothing of the amazing food, wine and beer. You will be left with lifelong memories.

This escorted tour includes deluxe motorcoach travel,the river cruise, 8 dinners, 6 lunches, 9 breakfasts, luggage handling and 10 nights accommodations.

Tour highlights include:

• International Cruise Director and Mayflower Tours expert staff onboard, plus local English-speaking guides for shore
• Before cruising we begin in Prague, Czech Republic, with a two night hotel stay and touring
• Experience the Danube River aboard the exclusively chartered MS Emerald Sun river ship on a seven-night cruise
• Once onboard, unpack just once in your tastefully furnished river view stateroom with a window for panoramic viewing
• Visit five countries— the Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary—while cruising the best of the Danube
River including the beautiful Wachau Valley
• Included shore excursions escorted by local, English-speaking guides in Regensburg, Passau, Dürnstein, Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest
• All meals included onboard featuring local and international specialties served at one leisurely seating
• All onboard lunches and dinners are four courses and served with complimentary regional wines, beer and soft drinks
• Afternoon tea and late evening snack served daily in the lounge
• Complimentary WiFi onboard
• Spacious public areas with large picture windows in the lounge, bar and dining room. Indoor heated swimming pool and a mini theatre for movies
• Evening events and Insights onboard
• Enhanced touring experience with the use of individual audio headsets
• Walk-out balcony featured in the suites on the Horizon Deck
• ‘Inside balcony’ with drop down window featured in the staterooms on the Horizon and Vista Decks
• $55 in Mayflower Money
• 23 Meals (8 dinners, 6 lunches, and 9 breakfasts)

Local Insights
• Insightful presentation on the history of the Danube River
• Included visit to Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna
• Culinary demonstration by the ship's chef
• Musical concert performed onboard by local artists in Bratislava