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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 £1299pp

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

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Receive €100pp Onboard Credit! Book by 28 Feb 2021. Cannot be combined with Refund Credit Notes and applies to new bookings only

Book With Peace of Mind! Book by 28 February 2021 and you can change your booking up to 45 days before travel, with no fees and no questions asked. Plus with Covid Cancellation & Curtailment protection included as standard, you won’t lose out if your holiday is affected by the pandemic. Terms and Conditions apply

No Single Supplement! Applies to selected 2021 departures, subject to availability

Vienna and Bohemia Special Offer

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, admiring the Gothic cathedral and old town hall. 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 from £109pp
  • Riviera PLUS:
  • From 2021, guests in superior suites and top deck cabins will benefit from the following added extras:
  • - Access to a smart handset allowing unlimited calls, text messages and internet usage onboard and ashore
  • - L'Occitane en Provence toiletries in the bathroom
  • - Bottle of Prosecco on arrival
  • - Platter of fresh fruits later on in the cruise
  • - Complimentary aperitif each evening
  • Local Flavours:
  • From 2021, menus will be expanded to allow guests to experience the flavours of each destination. Every evening, the onboard chefs will offer a choice of 'Local Flavours' options inspired by the area visited.
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2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • April
    • Apr 1st - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1389
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1389 Blue Water Price from: £1739 Blue Water Price from: £2039 Blue Water Price from: £2139 Blue Water Price from: £2439 Blue Water Price from: £1889 Blue Water Price from: £2039
    • Apr 8th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1489
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1489 Blue Water Price from: £1839 Blue Water Price from: £2139 Blue Water Price from: £1989 Blue Water Price from: £2139 Blue Water Price from: £2239 Blue Water Price from: £2539
    • Apr 15th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1589
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1589 Blue Water Price from: £1939 Blue Water Price from: £2239 Blue Water Price from: £2089 Blue Water Price from: £2239 Blue Water Price from: £2339 Blue Water Price from: £2639
    • Apr 22nd - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1739
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1739 Blue Water Price from: £2089 Blue Water Price from: £2389 Blue Water Price from: £2239 Blue Water Price from: £2389 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2789
  • July
    • Jul 10th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1839
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1839 Blue Water Price from: £2189 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2339 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2589 Blue Water Price from: £2889
    • Jul 17th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1839
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1839 Blue Water Price from: £2189 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2339 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2589 Blue Water Price from: £2889
    • Jul 24th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1839
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1839 Blue Water Price from: £2189 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2339 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2589 Blue Water Price from: £2889
    • Jul 31st - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1839
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1839 Blue Water Price from: £2189 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2339 Blue Water Price from: £2489 Blue Water Price from: £2589 Blue Water Price from: £2889
  • August
    • Aug 7th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1789
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1789 Blue Water Price from: £2139 Blue Water Price from: £2439 Blue Water Price from: £2289 Blue Water Price from: £2439 Blue Water Price from: £2539 Blue Water Price from: £2839
    • Aug 14th - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1789
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1789 Blue Water Price from: £2139 Blue Water Price from: £2439 Blue Water Price from: £2289 Blue Water Price from: £2439 Blue Water Price from: £2539 Blue Water Price from: £2839
    • Aug 21st - Vienna and back - Sailing on: Thomas Hardy From: £1789
      Emerald Deck Suite (Lower) Ruby Deck Suite (Middle) Ruby Deck (Middle) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck Suite (Upper) Diamond Deck (Upper) - Stern Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Superior Suite Diamond Deck (Upper) - Deluxe Balcony Suite
      Blue Water Price from: £1789 Blue Water Price from: £2139 Blue Water Price from: £2439 Blue Water Price from: £2289 Blue Water Price from: £2439 Blue Water Price from: £2539 Blue Water Price from: £2839
Map for Vienna and Bohemia