You’ll treasure every moment of this memorable Danube River cruise from fascinating Nuremberg to exciting Budapest. From Nuremberg, set sail for medieval Regensburg, Passau, Vienna, and Budapest, with guided sightseeing in each city. Sail through the fascinating Main Danube Canal and witness the scenic beauty as you cruise past quaint towns. Attend a beer tasting, tour Melk’s splendid Benedictine Abbey, and experience the music, art, culture, and historical sights in romantic Vienna—a memorable vacation!

City Highlights

Cruise: deluxe 7-night cruise in an outside stateroom with Avalon’s exclusive Comfort Collection BedsSMDay 1 Nuremberg (Embarkation): onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Nuremberg–Roth: choice of Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour or guided sightseeing in Roth, visit the Industrial Museum Day 3 Regensburg: guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tastingDay 4 Passau: guided walkDay 5 Melk–Vienna: guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in MelkDay 6 Vienna: guided sightseeingDay 7 Budapest: guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes SquareDay 8 Budapest (Disembarkation): your vacation ends this morning

Meals

Captain’s welcome & farewell receptions with sparkling wine and canapésWelcome dinnerDaily Afternoon TeaDaily Night FareFarewell dinnerComplimentary sparkling wine with breakfast; soft drinks with lunch; and wine, beer, or soft drinks with dinner are included daily on board your vessel

Notes

NOTES:Departure October 31 is offered as an exclusive Opera Cruise, including special lectures and features at no additional cost. Our Opera Cruise features professional Canadian opera singers, who will perform on board a selection of works from the world’s most beloved operas.Departure December 12 is offered as an exclusive Festive Time Cruise, including special lectures and tastings at no additional cost. Experience the holiday season the European way! Enjoy the jolly atmosphere on your festively decorated ship as you delight in the sights, smells, and tastes of local customs and traditionsDue to closure of the Main Danube Canal, departures April 15 and April 29 will embark the ship in Passau, both with modifications to the itinerary. In the event of water level problems or any problems of a technical nature, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or to alter the program.Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change is necessary, a substitute will be offered.Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.

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