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(Tour code: HUR19)

Explore Berlin and Prague before cruising the magic of the blue Danube

Begin your Imperial adventure early and explore the two European giants of Berlin and Prague. From Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance architecture, to landmarks that have had much significance within our lifetimes, experience centuries in just a few days.

Highlights
  • MS Amadeus Queen
  • Berlin
  • Prague
  • Budapest
  • Bratislava
  • Vienna
  • Passau
  • Linz
  • Dürnstein, Melk Abbey & Regensburg
What’s Included
  • Breakfast Every Day
    Selected Lunches
    Evening Meals
  • 5* Cruise Ship
    MS Amadeus Silver Queen
  • On board recital from members of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Hungarian folklore show

Imperial Cities & Five-Star Danube Cruise 2019Tour Details

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Day 1 Eurostar
Eurostar

To Berlin

From London St Pancras, we take the Eurostar to Brussels followed by the train to Berlin, travelling via Cologne. We spend the first night of our tour here at the Maritim Berlin Hotel.

Includes:
  • Dinner
Day 2 Berlin
Berlin

Berlin

This morning we embark on a guided tour of Berlin, soaking up the sights of this once divided city including the incredible Brandenburg Gate, a section of the Berlin Wall, as well as the Reichstag, meeting place of the current German parliament. Heading back to the train station we continue our journey, heading south to Prague for two nights.

Includes:
  • Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4 Amadeus Queen
Amadeus Queen

To Budapest

Following a buffet breakfast, we join the rail service to Budapest, where we meet the Amadeus Queen. Later take in the illuminated sights as we sail around the city. We are also treated to a performance from a local Hungarian folk band in the lounge.

Includes:
  • Dinner

Discovering Budapest and Bratislava

This morning we enjoy a guided coach tour, introducing us to Budapest's main sights. We return to the ship for lunch, after which we begin cruising to Bratislava. Our departure time means we arrive at the scenic Danube Bend just as the sun sets. We moor up in the afternoon of Day 6. After lunch, we set out on a guided coach tour of the Slovakian capital.

Includes:
  • Day 5 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7 Vienna

The history and music of Vienna

We arrive into glorious Vienna for a comprehensive sightseeing tour. This is a chance to relish in Austria's Imperial heritage, one full of tradition and rich in architectural, artistic and musical heritage. Tonight a real treat awaits us on board, where after dinner we are joined by musicians from the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra for an exclusive, private recital.

Includes:
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 8-9 Melk Abbey

Melk Abbey & Salzburg or the Austrian Lake District

Today we reach Austria's Wachau Valley, a famous wine-making region. We arrive in the idyllic village of Dürnstein where you have time at leisure before we begin cruising along the picturesque Wachau Valley. We then enjoy an excursion to Melk Abbey. On Day 9 we have a choice of excursions. You could head further into the countryside for a day spent amidst the spectacular scenery of the Austrian lakes or travel by coach to Salzburg, via Mondsee, for a sightseeing tour.

Includes:
  • Day 8 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 9 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 10-11 Regensburg

Regensburg and homeward bound

Regensburg is our port of call this morning, which we explore on foot. Back on board tonight, we attend the Captain's gala dinner. On Day 11 we disembark after breakfast to start the journey back to the UK by rail, or air of you prefer.

Includes:
  • Day 10 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 11 - Breakfast

Departure Times

Provisional departure and return times, where available, can be found together with dates and prices by clicking on the 'Prices & Availability' button. We will write to you around 10 weeks before your departure date with the precise meeting times for your tour group.

What’s included
  • The services of a professional UK Tour Manager from London to Budapest and from Passau to London
  • Exclusive meeting point at our dedicated Departure Office in St Pancras
  • All rail and coach travel throughout your tour and a fully escorted return journey by rail back to London
  • 4 nights' hotel accommodation and a 7-night cruise
  • 11 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 11 dinners
  • Guided city tours of Berlin & Prague
  • Entrance to Hradcany Castle and St Vitus' Cathedral
  • Tour Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Melk Abbey and Regensburg, cruise the Danube Bend and Wachau Valley
  • Enjoy an on board recital from members of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra & a Hungarian folklore show
  • Unique flexible excursions allowing you to choose how you spend your day
  • Select your cabin number at no extra cost
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