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European Gems

Cruise through the heart of four magnificent countries on this premium cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam with included shore excursions

Fly Cruise
14 nights from £2195pp

River Cruise Holiday
Chain Bridge, Budapest
Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest
Vienna
Melk Abbey
Nuremberg
Bamberg
Wurzburg Residence
Cologne
Amsterdam

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Cruise through the four contrasting countries of Hungary, Austria, Germany and the Netherlands on this magnificent cruise on board superb brand new ships.

Begin in the capital city of Budapest, cruising along the Danube to the historic city of Vienna. Visit charming towns and riverside castles, including Rudesheim, whilst sailing along the majestic Rhine and Main rivers through the heart of Germany before ending in the beautiful city of Amsterdam.

This superb-value premium cruise also includes 'Insider Experiences' giving a unique insight in to the towns. There is also the option to use a complimentary bicycle to explore the countryside at leisure.

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European Gems

Day 1 - Budapest (Hungary)

Transfer from the airport and board your ship in the heart of Budapest. This evening, meet your Cruise Director before dinner then set off on a spectacular twilight cruise. (D)

Day 2 - Budapest

Today, enjoy views of Budapest, one of the Danube’s most enchanting riverside cities. Get to know the city through the expert eyes of your local guide as you see Matthias Church, the Fisherman’s Bastion, Heroes’ Square, Buda Castle, the Houses of Parliament and much more. Learn all about the city’s colourful history as you discover its undeniable charm and beauty. This evening, enjoy a delicious Welcome Gala Dinner. (B,L,D)

Day 3 - Vienna (Austria)

Enjoy the delights of Vienna on a tailor-made walking and coach tour, offering an insider's view of the city's landmarks. This evening, perhaps enjoy an optional concert featuring music from Mozart to ‘The Sound of Music’. (B,L,D)

Day 4 - Vienna

On your second day in Vienna enjoy time at leisure; perhaps discover Schonbrunn Palace or travel to Bratislava, the capital of nearby Slovakia (both at own expense). (B,L,D)

Day 5 - Durnstein – Melk

Cruise to the quaint town of Durnstein where you can walk over cobblestone streets, past 16th-century town houses and taverns. The town is dominated by the hilltop ruins of the castle where King Richard the Lionheart was imprisoned in 1192. Later, dock in Melk and join a local guide for a tour of the magnificent Melk Abbey. (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Passau (Germany)

Enjoy a fascinating walking tour of Passau. Then perhaps visit Salzburg for 'The Sound of Music' tour or explore Cesky Krumlov which is home to over 300 historic buildings (both at extra cost). Enjoy a special Bavarian experience accompanied by traditional folk music and dance. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Regensburg

Continue along the Danube to the medieval town of Regensburg. Here, a guided tour tells of the city's journey through the ages. Sights include the Old Town Hall, World Heritage-listed city centre and Porta Pretoria. (B,L,D)

Day 8 - Nuremberg

Cruise along the Main-Danube Canal and arrive in Nuremberg. A pivotal city for the Nazi Party, Nuremberg was systematically bombed by the British and US air forces during World War II. Take a tour that reveals the city's most significant and poignant sites, including the Palace of Justice as well as the 900-year-old ramparts that surround the city. (B,L,D)

Day 9 - Bamberg

World Heritage-listed Bamberg beckons this morning. One of the few cities to escape the bombing of World War II, you'll gain local insight into this beautiful and historic city during a guided tour. (B,L,D)

Day 10 - Wurzburg

Today, visit the gardens of the Wurzburg's Residential Palace and discover local churches whose styles range from Baroque, Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance to Modern. Alternatively travel along the Romantic Road for a fascinating tour of Rothenburg (extra cost). (B,L,D)

Day 11 - Miltenberg

Arrive in beautiful Miltenburg and sample local delicacies as you are welcomed into a villager's home for coffee and cake. (B,L,D)

Day 12 - Rudesheim

In Rudesheim, the Winzerexpress mini-train will whisk you away to Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Cruise along the unforgettable Rhine Gorge, considered by many to be the most beautiful part of the River Rhine. (B,L,D)

Day 13 - Cologne - Bruhl

Cruise to Cologne then travel to Bruhl for a tour of the 18th-century Augustusburg Castle and its landscaped gardens, before travelling back to Cologne for time at leisure to explore this enchanting city. (B,L,D)

Day 14 - Amsterdam (Holland)

Dock in Amsterdam and board a glass-top boat to see the city's impressive waterside facades. On the reverse itinerary you will then travel by coach to Utrecht. Enjoy a special Captain's Farewell Dinner tonight. (B,L,D)

Day 15 - Amsterdam

After breakfast, bid Amsterdam goodbye and transfer to the airport for your flight back to the UK. (B)

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary. The reverse itinerary may vary slightly. Key: B - Breakfast, L- Lunch, D - Dinner

Price Includes

  • 14-night full board cruise
  • Return flights from London with transfers between ship and airport. Regional flights are available at a supplement.
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Cruise Director throughout your cruise
  • Included excursions accompanied by expert guides
  • Up to 4 'Insider Experiences'
  • Complimentary bottled water daily
  • Beer and local wine with lunch and dinner on board
  • Tea and coffee available 24 hours a day on board
  • All tipping, gratuities and port charges
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2024 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • June
    • Jun 9th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3495
      Cat OS
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    • Jun 21st - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £2695
      Cat P Cat OS
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    • Jun 23rd - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £2195
      Cat D Cat A Cat A+ Cat P Cat OS
      Brochure Price from: £2195 Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £3495
  • July
    • Jul 5th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £4045
      Cat P
      Brochure Price from: £4045
    • Jul 5th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £2195
      Cat D Twin Windows Cat A+ French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2195 Brochure Price from: £2695
    • Jul 7th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £2195
      Cat D Cat A Cat A+
      Brochure Price from: £2195 Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £2695
    • Jul 19th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £4695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4695
    • Jul 19th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £2695
      Cat A Cat A+ Cat P Cat OS
      Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £3495
    • Jul 21st - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £2495
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  • August
    • Aug 2nd - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £5195
      Cat D
      Brochure Price from: £5195
    • Aug 2nd - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris
    • Aug 4th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £2745
      Cat A+
      Brochure Price from: £2745
    • Aug 30th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £4495
      Cat D Twin Windows Cat A+ French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £4495 Brochure Price from: £5695
  • September
    • Sep 15th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3895
      Cat D Cat P
      Brochure Price from: £3895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Sep 29th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3895
      Cat D
      Brochure Price from: £3895
  • October
    • Oct 11th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £5595
      Cat OS Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5595
    • Oct 25th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £2795
      Cat D Cat B+ Cat A Cat P Cat OS
      Brochure Price from: £2795 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £3495 Brochure Price from: £3595 Brochure Price from: £5395
    • Oct 25th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £2595
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat B French Balcony Cat B+ French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Cat OS Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2595 Brochure Price from: £2795 Brochure Price from: £3345 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £3495 Brochure Price from: £3545 Brochure Price from: £5395
    • Oct 27th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £2795
      Cat D Cat B Cat B+ Cat A Cat A+ Cat P Cat OS
      Brochure Price from: £2795 Brochure Price from: £3345 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £3495 Brochure Price from: £3545 Brochure Price from: £3595 Brochure Price from: £5395
  • November
    • Nov 8th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3245
      Cat B+ French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Cat OS Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3245 Brochure Price from: £3345 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £5245
    • Nov 8th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £2495
      Cat D Cat B Cat B+ Cat A Cat A+ Cat P Cat OS
      Brochure Price from: £2495 Brochure Price from: £3045 Brochure Price from: £3095 Brochure Price from: £3195 Brochure Price from: £3245 Brochure Price from: £3295 Brochure Price from: £5095
    • Nov 10th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3045
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    • Nov 22nd - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3045
      Cat B Cat B+ Cat A Cat A+ Cat P
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    • Nov 22nd - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3095
      Cat B+ French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £3095
  • December
    • Dec 6th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £2695
      Cat D Twin Windows Cat B French Balcony Cat B+ French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Cat OS Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2695 Brochure Price from: £3245 Brochure Price from: £3295 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £3445 Brochure Price from: £5295
    • Dec 6th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £2695
      Cat D Cat B Cat B+ Cat A Cat A+ Cat P Cat OS
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2025 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • April
    • Apr 14th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3395
      Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £4845 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £4595
    • Apr 14th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £4595
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £5795 Brochure Price from: £4595 Brochure Price from: £4845
    • Apr 28th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3495
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £5895 Brochure Price from: £3495 Brochure Price from: £4695 Brochure Price from: £4945
    • Apr 28th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3495
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £5895 Brochure Price from: £4945 Brochure Price from: £3495 Brochure Price from: £4695
  • May
    • May 12th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
    • May 12th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • May 26th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • May 26th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
  • June
    • Jun 9th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
    • Jun 9th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Jun 23rd - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Jun 23rd - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
  • July
    • Jul 7th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
    • Jul 7th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Jul 21st - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Jul 21st - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
  • August
    • Aug 4th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
    • Aug 4th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Aug 18th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Aug 18th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
  • September
    • Sep 1st - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3795
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6195 Brochure Price from: £5245 Brochure Price from: £3795 Brochure Price from: £4995
    • Sep 1st - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3795
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6195 Brochure Price from: £3795 Brochure Price from: £4995 Brochure Price from: £5245
    • Sep 15th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3795
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6195 Brochure Price from: £3795 Brochure Price from: £4995 Brochure Price from: £5245
    • Sep 15th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3795
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6195 Brochure Price from: £5245 Brochure Price from: £3795 Brochure Price from: £4995
    • Sep 16th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3795
      Cat OS Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6195 Brochure Price from: £3795 Brochure Price from: £4995 Brochure Price from: £5245
    • Sep 29th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
    • Sep 29th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Sep 30th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
  • October
    • Oct 13th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Oct 13th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
    • Oct 14th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Oct 27th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £5145 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895
    • Oct 27th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3695
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
    • Oct 28th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3695
      Cat OS Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6095 Brochure Price from: £3695 Brochure Price from: £4895 Brochure Price from: £5145
  • November
    • Nov 10th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3295
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £5695 Brochure Price from: £3295 Brochure Price from: £4495 Brochure Price from: £4745
    • Nov 10th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3295
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £5695 Brochure Price from: £4745 Brochure Price from: £3295 Brochure Price from: £4495
    • Nov 11th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Capella From: £3295
      Cat OS Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £5695 Brochure Price from: £3295 Brochure Price from: £4495 Brochure Price from: £4745
    • Nov 24th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3395
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £5795 Brochure Price from: £4845 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £4595
    • Nov 24th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3395
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £5795 Brochure Price from: £3395 Brochure Price from: £4595 Brochure Price from: £4845
  • December
    • Dec 8th - Amsterdam to Budapest - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Polaris From: £3795
      Cat OS Owner's Suite Cat LD Cat MD Cat UD
      Brochure Price from: £6195 Brochure Price from: £3795 Brochure Price from: £4995 Brochure Price from: £5245
    • Dec 8th - Budapest to Amsterdam - Sailing on: Travelmarvel Vega From: £3795
      Cat OS Cat UD Cat LD Cat MD
      Brochure Price from: £6195 Brochure Price from: £5245 Brochure Price from: £3795 Brochure Price from: £4995

Price Information

  • Prices shown are based on two people sharing a cabin. Single supplements are also available on request.
  • Please note prices are updated regularly from a third party price feed and may fluctuate from those shown. Please contact us for latest prices
  • Prices shown usually include all available discounts
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