The Blue Danube River Cruise with Budapest Extension

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Selected departures up to October 2017 & April to October 2018

Duration       11 days
Prices from (pp)            €2228*

Explore this magnificent imperial city, its iconic Gothic Parliament Building and the superb National Gallery with its impressive collection of Hungarian masterpieces plus medieval Visegrad and the delightful Royal Palace at Godollo, before venturing out into the desolate beauty of Hungary’s Great Plain.

  • Return flights from Dublin incl taxes & checked in bag
  • Guided tour of Vienna, city of Strauss and home of the Hapsburgs
  • Live classical quartet recital on board
  • Tour of baroque Bratislava, capital of Slovakia
  • Cruise through the scenic Wachau, Austria’s premier wine region
  • Visit to Melk Abbey, central Europe’s most spectacular baroque monastery, and one of its premier academic institutions
  • Visit to medieval Dürnstein where Richard the Lionheart was imprisoned whilst returning from the Crusades
  • Tour of Salzburg, birthplace of Mozart and one of Austria’s most beautiful cities
  • Explore the amazing basilica at Esztergom, Hungary’s oldest cathedral
  • Tour of Budapest, Pearl of the Danube
  • Price includes full-board from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day onboard
  • A further three nights in an excellent hotel with breakfast and two lunches
  • Tour to the historic medieval town of Visegrád and the beautifully restored Royal Palace
  • Visit to picturesque Szentendre, baroque gem and ‘Montmarte of the Danube’
  • Guided visit of Budapest’s iconic Parliament Building with its magnificent cathedral-like interior
  • Visit the famous National Gallery with its world-class collection of Hungarian masterpieces and antiquities
  • Tour of the Royal Palace and stunning gardens at Gödöllo, former summer residence of the Hapsburgs
  • Experience the dramatic ‘Puszta’ on our scenic tour into Hungary’s Great Plain and watch a performance by some of the most famous horsemen of the region
  • Services of a cruise director and tour manager
 

Author Information

Travel Agent: Riviera Travel