Three Countries River Cruise

This river cruise leads you through some of the most enchanting cities of Europe –  Vienna, Bratislava & Budapest – along the beautiful blue Danube. Enjoy 7 nights, 8 days onboard, exploring some of the most delightful cities Europe has to offer.

Also visits Melk in Austria and Kalocsa & Esztergom in Hungary.

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DESTINATION Danube River Cruise
FROM Vienna
DATE April – October 2017
DURATION 7 Nights
PRICE From €1,619 pp

This river cruise leads you through some of the most enchanting cities of Europe –  Vienna, Bratislava & Budapest. Enjoy 7 nights, 8 days onboard, exploring some of the most delightful cities Europe has to offer.

Flight Times:

OUTBOUND Dublin 11.30 Vienna 15.15
RETURN Vienna 15.55 Dublin 17.50

Day to Day Itinerary:

Day 1: Vienna, Austria:

On arrival in Vienna you will be transferred to the port where you can leave your bags onboard your river cruiser, then you are free for the day to explore the city and have some lunch. Embarkation at 6.00pm in Vienna. Welcome cocktail, crew presentation. Dinner onboard and free time or optional guided tour of Vienna by night. Cruise departure around midnight towards Melk.

Day 2: Melk, Austria:

Breakfast on board. Arrival early in the morning . Optional excursion of the Abbaye of Melk. Return onboard for lunch and cruise departure towards Dürnstein, through the beautiful Wachau. Arrive in Durnstein in the early afternoon, which will be visited with your hostess. Return onboard in the mid afternoon and continuation of cruise to Bratislava. Dinner onboard.

Day 3: Bratislava, Slovakia:

The ship will arrive in the night. After breakfast, there is an optional excursion to Bratislava. Return on board for lunch and cruise departure towards Kalocsa, in Hungary. Afternoon of cruising and dinner on board followed by an evening of entertainment.

Day 4: Kalocsa, Hungary:

Breakfast on board. The boat will arrive early in the morning and you will leave for an optional excursion to the Puzsta, including a horse show. Also named the Great Valley, this huge grassland used to be considered in the 19th century as the Wild West of Hungary. Return on board for lunch and cruise towards Budapest, the “the pearl of the Danube” that we will reach in the night. Dinner on board.

Day 5: Budapest, Hungary:

Breakfast onboard. Day free in Budapest or optional guided tour of Budapest. Return on board for lunch. Free afternoon . After dinner on board, free evening or folklore show in Budapest .

Day 6: Esztergom, Hungary:

Arrival early on the morning in Esztergom. Breakfast on board. Free time to visit Esztergom, first capital of Hungary under the Arpad dynasty. The city has conserved its value. With the neo-classical basilica or the former Royal Palace, Esztergom is a city which offers wonderful architectures. Lunch on board and an afternoon of cruising. Gala dinner and evening.

Day 7: Vienna, Austria:

Ship arrival early morning . After breakfast optional guided visit of Vienna and Schönbrunn. Return on board for lunch . Free afternoon or optional guided tour of Hofburg : the Habsbourg palace . Return onboard for dinner. Possibility of concert “Vienna music” (optional and depending on availability).

Day 8: Vienna, Austria:

Breakfast and disembarkation. After Breakfast you will be taken directly to the airport for your return flight to Dublin.

7 Nights accommodation aboard your 4 Anchor (4 Star) river cruiser MS Beethoven, operated by Croisieurope. (See ship info tab for more information on your river cruiser)

The following dates will be on board the 5 star MS Vivaldi:

 

3rd October 2016

17th October 2016

River Cruiser

CroisiEurope has a fleet of 26 Prestige boats with cabins, which ply the most beautiful rivers in Europe. Spacious and light, they offer a welcoming and refined setting. Accommodation capacity varies from 100 to 180 passengers depending on the boat’s design. At the cutting edge of technology, their facilities offer comfort and safety.

Carefully maintained and partially renovated each year, the CroisiEurope fleet is largely made up of recently built vessels, less than five years old, all with Veritas certification.

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Dates & Prices

Date Price Stateroom
14 April 2017 €1,619 Main Deck Book Now
14 April 2017 €1,759 Middle Deck Book Now
14 April 2017 €1,789 Upper Deck Book Now
17 April 2017 5* €1,779 Main Deck Book Now
17 April 2017 5* €1,919 Middle Deck Book Now
17 April 2017 5* €1,939 Upper Deck Book Now
21 April 2017 €1,619 Main Deck Book Now
21 April 2017 €1,759 Middle Deck Book Now
21 April 2017 €1,789 Upper Deck Book Now
05 May 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
05 May 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
05 May 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
12 May 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
12 May 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
12 May 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
19 May 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
19 May 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
19 May 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
26 May 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
26 May 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
26 May 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
09 June 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
09 June 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
09 June 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
16 June 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
16 June 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
16 June 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
23 June 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
23 June 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
23 June 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
30 June 2017 €1,959 Main Deck Book Now
30 June 2017 €2,099 Middle Deck Book Now
30 June 2017 €2,199 Upper Deck Book Now
07 July 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
07 July 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
07 July 2017 €1,849 Upper Deck Book Now
14 July 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
14 July 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
14 July 2017 €1,849 UpperDeck Book Now
21 July 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
21 July 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
21 July 2017 €1,849 Upper Deck Book Now
28 July 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
28 July 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
28 July 2017 €1,849 Upper Deck Book Now
04 August 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
04 August 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
04 August 2017 €1,849 Upper Deck Book Now
11 August 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
11 August 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
11 August 2017 €1,849 UpperDeck Book Now
18 August 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
18 August 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
18 August 2017 €1,849 Upper Deck Book Now
25 August 2017 €1,679 Main Deck Book Now
25 August 2017 €1,819 Middle Deck Book Now
25 August 2017 €1,849 Upper Deck Book Now
01 September 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
01 September 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
01 September 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
08 September 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
08 September 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
08 September 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
15 September 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
15 September 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
15 September 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
22 September 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
22 September 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
22 September 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
29 September 2017 €1,739 Main Deck Book Now
29 September 2017 €1,879 Middle Deck Book Now
29 September 2017 €1,899 Upper Deck Book Now
06 October 2017 €1,619 Main Deck Book Now
06 October 2017 €1,759 Middle Deck Book Now
06 October 2017 €1,789 Upper Deck Book Now

Price Inclusions

  • Direct Flights to Vienna with Aer Lingus.
  • Transfers from Airport to the quay to board your river cruiser
  • 7 nights on the river cruiser, based on 2 sharing a main deck cabin
  • Superb French Cuisine ~ All Meals onboard are included on a full board basis from dinner on the 1st day to breakfast on the last day
  • Unlimited complimentary onboard beverages, including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, soft drinks specialty coffees and tea
  • Farewell Gala dinner
  • Transfer from the quay to the airport
  • Return flight to Dublin
  • Taxes and charges of €120
  • 1 bag prepaid per person 15kgs, & 1 carry on bag of up to 10kgs also included per person.

Booking remarks

  • Optional insurance €29 (conditions apply)
  • Single Supplement €380
  • A non-refundable, non-transferable booking deposit of €200 per person is required at time of booking along with your First Name & Surname as it appears on your passport & your nationality.
  • 2% surcharge if balance is paid by credit card
  • Holidays & offers are subject to availability at time of booking
  • These prices are guidelines only and are subject to change and availability. Pricing will be confirmed at time of booking.

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