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With this exclusive offer from Rewarding Times and Cruisescapes, we are offering a luxury 4 day cruise along the Danube for two people including return flights to Vienna with Aer Lingus, transfers, all food, drink & taxes for €1,658. That's a saving of €500.
This River Cruise combines 4 nights, 3 cities, Vienna, Bratislava & Budapest and one beautiful river – the Danube, into one easy way to have a much needed break. Cruising with Croisieurope, the largest river cruise company in Europe on their new 5 anchor standard boats.
Itinerary - Departing 20th November 2014:
Day 1. Fly from Dublin to Vienna with Aer Lingus. On arrival you will be met and transferred to the port for boarding MS Vivaldi. Your cabins may not be ready but you can store your luggage on board. You will have free time to independently explore Vienna before an evening of welcome cocktails & crew presentation . Austrian themed dinner on board. Overnight stop.
Day 2. Buffet breakfast on board. Morning devoted to the optional guided tour of Vienna. The imperial residence for more than six centuries, Vienna has been deeply marked by the seal of the Hapsburgs. If, for many people, the Austrian capital evokes the rhythm of the waltz or the silhouette of the big wheel at the Prater, it owes its attraction above all to its monuments, to the memories of the Hapsburgs, to the riches of its museums, to its musical tradition continued by the Opera and by various illustrious ensembles reputation. Back to the boat for Lunch. Departure of the cruise for Budapest. Afternoon sailing on the Danube, a river rich in history and immense heritage. Dinner on board, followed by an evening’s dancing. Arrival in Budapest during the night. Overnight stop.
Day 3. After breakfast, morning devoted to the optional guided tour of Budapest. Explore this astonishing city, cut in half by the Danube: Buda with its hills and valleys and and Pest with its flat plain, whose panoramic view over the banks of the Danube is listed as part of the world’s cultural heritage by UNESCO. Back to the boat for lunch. Free afternoon. Explore the unquestioned marvels of the city at your own pace. Dinner on a “Hungarian theme” folowed by an evening of entertainment. Departure of the boat around midnight heading for Bratislava.
Day 4. Morning’s sailing. Breakfast on board. For the more courageous, an aerobics session is offered in the lounge in the company of our hostess. Lunch during the cruise. Arrival in Bratislava around 16h. Optional guided tour of the Slovakian capital. Dominated to the north by the slopes of the southern point of the Small Carpathians, irrigated by the Danube, the city occupies a privileged geographical site. The charm of Bratislava lies in its old city: splendid baroque palaces, churches and pleasant squares. Back on board. Dinner and gala evening. Departure of the cruise during the night heading back to Vienna.
Day 5. Arrival in Vienna early in the morning. Buffet breakfast on board followed by disembarkation and your transfer to the airport for your flight home to Dublin.
Return flights with Aer Lingus
Return airport/port transfers
4 nights cruise based on 2 sharing a main deck cabin
All meals from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the last morning
All drinks during meals and drinks served at the bar (Champagne & Premium drinks not included)
All taxes and charges including one checked bag of 15kgs per cabin.
Single supplement €210
Upgrade to middle deck €110pp
Upgrade to upper deck €125pp