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

Vienna and Bohemia

Cruise along the magnificent Danube river through the heart of Germany and Austria to discover Vienna's Baroque architecture, Cesky Krumlov's fairytale Bohemian setting and the vine-clad slopes of the picturesque Wachau Valley

Fly Cruise
7 nights from £1599pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Passau
  • Linz
  • Regensburg
  • Cesky Krumlov
  • Schonbrunn Palace, Vienna

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

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This magnificent cruise from Vienna takes you along the Danube, past the spectacular Wachau Valley and through the iconic natural wonder of the Danube Loop.

Stroll along Vienna’s grand boulevards, admiring its magnificent Baroque architecture and dazzling palaces, on a guided tour of the city and perhaps enjoy coffee and cake in one of the famous cafes. Cruise between the vine-clad slopes of the picturesque Wachau and discover the famous abbeys at Göttweig and Aldersbach, one of the most important Baroque churches in southern Germany.

Wander the ancient twisting streets of medieval Regensburg with its soaring Gothic cathedral then explore Linz or picture-perfect Český Krumlov, set amidst a Bohemian landscape of rolling hills, glittering mountain streams and shimmering lakes, before returning to glorious Vienna – a spectacular finale to a truly exceptional cruise.

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Vienna and Bohemia Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Vienna (Austria)

Fly from the UK to Vienna where a coach will take you to the ship. The dedicated crew will welcome you aboard ensuring you settle in to your first class floating hotel.

Day 2 - Vienna - Krems

Explore the magnificent capital city of Vienna with its baroque palaces, grand boulevards and impressive galleries. Highlights of Vienna include St Stephen's Cathedral, Hofburg Palace and the Spanish Riding School. Get an insight into this cultural city on a sightseeing tour before time to explore at leisure. Spend this afternoon cruising then enjoy a traditional music recital on board this evening.

Day 3 - Krems

Drive to Gottweig Abbey which has a striking hilltop position and enjoy a guided tour of the impressive staterooms and precious artworks. Lunch is on board whilst sailing through the stunning Wachau Valley, past the walled town of Durnstein and Melk Monastery.

Day 4 - Passau (Germany) - Aldersbach

Arrive in Passau this morning with its quaint colourful houses, winding streets and ornate cathedral. This afternoon is spent in Aldersbach where a guided tour takes in one of the most important baroque churches in southern Germany, and visit the abbey's historic brewery and museum.

Day 5 - Regensburg

Continue along the Danube to Regensburg, a well-preserved city dominated by its cathedral, for a guided tour. Take a stroll along the winding streets and narrow alleyways through the historic centre and visit the Altes Rathaus, the town hall with a Gothic hall where many of Germany's historic events were held. Sail along the river this afternoon and enjoy views of the iconic Danube Loop.

Day 6 - Linz (Austria) or Cesky Krumlov (Czech Republic)

Join the guided tour of Linz's old town to see the elegant merchants' houses, castle and regional parliament building. Alternatively join the excursion to the medieval town of Cesky Krumlov, set in a landscape of rolling hills, cascading mountain streams and shimmering lakes.

Day 7 - Vienna (Austria)

Today there is free time to explore Vienna; perhaps explore the Kunsthistorisches Museum, the Imperial Treasury or the Prater with its huge Ferris wheel. Alternatively join the visit to Schonbrunn Palace to gain a fascinating insight into the lives of the Habsburgs. Tonight there is a magnificent Captain's Dinner on board.

Day 8 - Vienna - UK

Disembark ship in Vienna and transfer to the airport for the return flight to the UK.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board cruise
  • Return flights from the UK. Regional flights are available but a supplement may apply
  • Overseas transfers
  • Excursions as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Services of a Cruise Director
  • Complimentary tea and coffee facilities
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities

Special Features

  • A drinks package including draught beer, house wine and soft drinks with lunch and dinner can be purchased for £109pp
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • July
    • Jul 4th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
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    • Jul 11th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
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      Blue Water Price from: £1599 Blue Water Price from: £1949 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2049 Blue Water Price from: £2299 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2599
    • Jul 18th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1599 Blue Water Price from: £1949 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2049 Blue Water Price from: £2299 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2599
    • Jul 25th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1599 Blue Water Price from: £1949 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2049 Blue Water Price from: £2299 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2599
  • August
    • Aug 1st - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1599 Blue Water Price from: £1949 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2049 Blue Water Price from: £2299 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2599
    • Aug 8th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1599 Blue Water Price from: £1949 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2049 Blue Water Price from: £2299 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2599
    • Aug 15th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1599 Blue Water Price from: £1949 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2049 Blue Water Price from: £2299 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2599
    • Aug 22nd - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1599
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1599 Blue Water Price from: £1949 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2049 Blue Water Price from: £2299 Blue Water Price from: £2199 Blue Water Price from: £2599
    • Aug 29th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1799
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  • September
    • Sep 5th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1999
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1999 Blue Water Price from: £2349 Blue Water Price from: £2599 Blue Water Price from: £2449 Blue Water Price from: £2699 Blue Water Price from: £2599 Blue Water Price from: £2999
    • Sep 12th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1999
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1999 Blue Water Price from: £2349 Blue Water Price from: £2599 Blue Water Price from: £2449 Blue Water Price from: £2699 Blue Water Price from: £2599 Blue Water Price from: £2999
    • Sep 19th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1999
      Lower Deck Suite Middle Deck Suite Middle Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Suite Upper Deck Superior Suite Upper Deck Stern Superior Suite Upper Deck Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1999 Blue Water Price from: £2349 Blue Water Price from: £2599 Blue Water Price from: £2449 Blue Water Price from: £2699 Blue Water Price from: £2599 Blue Water Price from: £2999
Map for Vienna and Bohemia