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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Danube Christmas Markets

Discover magical Christmas markets on this festive cruise along the River Danube through Germany, Austria and Hungary. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and all gratuities

Fly Cruise
7 nights from £1795pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Vienna Christmas markets
  • Nuremberg
  • Regensburg
  • Passau
  • Durnstein
  • Christmas markets
  • Budapest

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Save up to £2000 per couple! Applies to 26 Nov departure. Subject to availability. Book by 30 Sep 2020

Danube Christmas Markets Special Offer

Journey along the Danube visiting enchanting towns where so many Christmas traditions started, explore the magnificent capitals of Vienna and Budapest and enjoy an enchanting private Viennese evening concert in Palais Liechtenstein.

Explore the capital of Hungary, Budapest, which is split by the Danube into the two parts, Buda and Pest, before discovering the magical Christmas markets of Vienna. A highlight of this cruise is an enchanting private Viennese evening concert in Palais Liechtenstein.

Continue cruising along the majestic Danube to Melk, home to a magnificent Benedictine Abbey. There is the choice to visit Salzburg in Austria or the Czech town of Cesky Krumlov, then discover the well-preserved city of Regensburg with its fairytale Christmas markets.

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Danube Christmas Markets Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Budapest (Hungary)

Fly from the UK to Munich where a representative will transfer you to your luxury ship in Nuremberg. Tonight enjoy a welcome reception. (D)

Day 2 - Budapest

Budapest is one of Eastern Europe's most ancient cities. Join a guided city tour which includes a piano concert, discover the city's Jewish heritage with a local guide, hike to Buda HIll or head to the riverside town of Szentendre for a guided tour. (B,L,D)

Day 3 - Vienna (Austria)

Cruise along the Danube towards the majestic city of Vienna. This evening, enjoy a Scenic Enrich experience at Palais Liechtenstein as you listen to a private Viennese concert. (B,L,D)

Day 4 - Vienna

Discover the highlights of the magnificent city of Vienna today. Enjoy a guided tour of the impressive Schonbrunn Palace, visit the Belvedere Museum and see the greatest collection of Austrian art, or enjoy a guided bike ride around the city. Later, explore the Viennese Christmas markets which date back to the Middle Ages. (B,L,D)

Day 5 - Durnstein - Melk

Explore the magnificent Benedictine Abbey of Melk, take a guided bike ride along the river from Durnstein to Melk, visit a local Schnapps producer for a tasting or sample regional delicacies of the Wachau Valley. (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Salzburg or Cesky Krumlov (Czech Republic)

Today there is the option to choose from two different countries to explore. Visit Salzburg in Austria which was the setting for 'The Sound of Music' and the birthplace of Mozart, or take an excursion to the Czech Republic and visit the World Heritage-listed city of Cesky Krumlov. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Regensburg (Germany)

Regensburg is one of Germany's finest preserved cities. Join a local guide for a walk around Regensburg with highlights including the Old Bridge and Porta Praetori, or explore the fairytale Christmas markets at the Thurn and Taxis Palace. (B,L,D)

Day 8 - Munich - UK

After breakfast, disembark and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK. (B)

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary. On the reverse itinerary there is one day in Nuremberg at the start of the cruise, and one full day in Vienna.

Price Includes

  • 7-night all inclusive cruise
  • Return flights from up to 15 regional airports
  • Transfers to and from airport and ship
  • Unlimited beverages on board, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee, tea and bottled water (Selected premium beverages not included)
  • Personal butler service with all cabins
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Included shore excursions (as mentioned in itinerary)
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell dinners
  • On board entertainment and insightful lectures
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • All port charges, airport taxes, security charges and UK Air Passenger Duty

Special Features

  • Scenic Enrich: Enjoy a glass of Austrian Sekt at Palais Liechtenstein followed by a private Viennese evening concert
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • November
    • Nov 26th - Nuremberg to Budapest - Sailing on: Scenic Amber From: £1795
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  • December
    • Dec 10th - Nuremberg to Budapest - Sailing on: Scenic Amber From: £2695
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Price Information

  • Single supplements are available on request
Map for Danube Christmas Markets