Iconic Danube - 20168 days & 7 nights, Private Journey
Handcrafted itineraries for one or more travelers with on-the-ground support, a private guide, and a private vehicle. Private Journeys represent the best of the custom programs we've designed over the years. Our insider knowledge and destination expertise make these innovative journeys truly unique experiences.Private Journey
Passau, Linz, Durnstein, Vienna, Bratislava & Budapest
Set on the banks of three rivers, the lovely baroque city of Passau lies on the borders of Germany, Austria, and the Czech Republic. After a guided city tour, begin your river journey toward the Austrian city of Linz. Stop in Salzburg, birthplace of Mozart, before continuing to Melk to visit the incredible Benedictine cathedral. Or choose to experience the stunning scenery of the Wachau Valley. In imperial Vienna, visit the world-renowned Spanish Riding School or join your onboard chef for a visit to the local market before indulging in a magical evening in Palais Liechtenstein. Sail on to Bratislava, the Slovakian capital on the banks of the Danube before ending your journey in the legendary city of Budapest.
Day 1Munich > Passau
Your journey into wonder begins here. Raise a toast to the wonderful cruise you have in store at this evening’s welcome reception.Scenic Space-Ship - 7 Nights (D)
Join your local guide and discover this beautiful Baroque city.Scenic Space-Ship (B, L, D)
Take a pleasurable excursion to the medieval Czech town of Cesky Krumlov and discover its World Heritage-listed old city, or journey on to explore beautiful Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart and the setting for ‘The Sound of Music’.Scenic Space-Ship (B, L, D)
Day 4Melk - Durnstein
Be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey, or if you want to try something more active, cycle along the river from Melk to one of the most enchanting villages in the region, Dürnstein.Scenic Space-Ship (B, L, D)
As the day ends, unwind in pleasant company while you enjoy a drink and see the sun going down behind the beautiful Wachau Valley.
Tour the city of Vienna or Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, visit the world-renowned Spanish Riding School and either tour the stables or see the famous Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program. Or you can taste your way around the local market with your on board chef on our ‘Shop with a Chef’ tour.Scenic Space-Ship (B, L, D)
Breathe in the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein while enjoying a glass of fine Austrian Sekt. Then be enthralled by an enchanting private Viennese evening concert featuring music of Strauss and Mozart.
With your knowledgeable local guide discover this historic city, situated on the banks of the mighty Danube River.Scenic Space-Ship (B, L, D)
Let our local city guide introduce you to the towns of Buda and Pest. Alternatively, discover the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock or relax at the Thermal Baths and Spa.Scenic Space-Ship (B, L, D)
After breakfast, it’s time to head to the airport. We’ll bid you a fond farewell, until the next time.(B)