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The Beautiful Blue Danube (Vienna to Vienna)
8 days with CroisiEurope  |  See Prices

  • Tour of the abbey of Melk 
  • Bratislava and its unique charm the Puszta 
  • Budapest, a two-thousand year old city 
  • Vienna and Schoenbrunn castle the 
  • Habsburg palace
  • Concert of Viennese music(1) or Grinzing (1) evening
  • Traditional evening in Budapest


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DAY 1: VIENNA
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Our ship will sail towards Melk through the night.

DAY 2: MELK - DÜRNSTEIN
Join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of the Melk Abbey. We’ll then cruise to Dürnstein, passing through the beautiful Wachau Valley. Once we arrive, we'll take a tour of Dürnstein.

DAY 3: BRATISLAVA
Join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of the capital of Slovakia. The baroque palaces and the beautiful shaded squares make the charm of Bratislava, which Marie-Theresa of Austria used to hold dear.
DISCOVER: Hiking in Bratislava: the Little Carpathians. From Devin Castle, we’ll take in the splendid view of Bratislava. The afternoon will be spent cruising.

DAY 4: KALOCSA
Join us on an excursion for both packages: The Puszta, including a horse show. The afternoon will be spent cruising.

DAY 5: BUDAPEST
Join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Budapest, the metropolis that was once two distinct cities united only in 1873: Buda, on one bank with its rolling hills and valleys; and Pest, on the other, with its flatter landscape offering a panoramic view over the banks of the Danube.
DISCOVERY: Budapest by bike. You'll see all the important sights of the city on an easy-paced ride, cycling through the historical center of Hungarian culture and many other legendary sites in Budapest.
Optional (not included in the packages): Discover the Gellert Baths and Spa.
 In the evening, join us on an excursion for both packages: Evening of traditional entertainment in Budapest.

DAY 6: BUDAPEST - ESZTERGOM
Once we arrive, enjoy some free time in Esztergom. The afternoon will be spent cruising. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.

DAY 7: VIENNA
Join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided visit of Vienna and Schoenbrunn Castle.
DISCOVERY: The high art of Viennese living: Music and Viennese cafes. We'll stroll through the city and visit back stage in the Konzerthaus(2) concert hall. After our tour, enjoy a steaming cup of Vienna Coffee and a delicious pastry.
 In the afternoon, join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Hofburg Palace. In the evening, join us for the excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Concert of Viennese music (subject to availability).
DISCOVERY: An evening in Grinzing, a village on the outskirts of the city still holding much of its traditional charm and convivial atmosphere. You'll have a seat in a famous Heuriger tavern, where you'll be able to taste the local wines and other specialties from the region surrounded by authentic ambiance.

DAY 8: VIENNA
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

Cruising: Cabin onboard MS Beethoven
  • Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day
  • Drinks included in this price are water, wine, beer, fruit juices during the meal and coffee after both lunch and dinner for meals eaten on the ship
  • Drinks from the bar, except for champagne or wines from our special list
  • Double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom
  • Excursions included in the package selected, except for the concert of Viennese music or the Grinzing evening
  • Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Gala dinner
  • Onboard entertainment
  • All port fees
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. 
  • (1) Optional excursion.
  • The tour of the Konzerthaus might be replaced by a tour of the Musikverein or the opera if it is booked for shows or not available.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.