- Viking River Cruises
14 Night Grand European Tour
CruisePlus River Package
Amsterdam to Budapest
June 25, 2019
Viking River Cruises Viking Longship Ve
This is one of Viking’s most popular itineraries in Europe. You’ll see fairytale castles, inspiring cathedrals, and impressive palaces. Cruise the scenic Rhine Gorge. Stroll through elegant Vienna. Drink great wines and dabble in European art, history, and monuments.
What we are Including
- FREE airfare from select major Canadian gateways*
- 14-night river cruise visiting 4 countries & 14 ports
- All onboard meals featuring regional specialties
- Complimentary beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
- One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
- Visit 9 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
- CruisePlus Exclusive up to $500 US per person onboard credit
- Book before August 31, 2018!
*Ask us about your gateway!
Amsterdam to Budapest
Day 1 Amsterdam, The NetherlandsArrive in Amsterdam, then transfer to your ship.* After boarding, the afternoon is yours to relax or explore the city on your own. If your arrival schedule permits, you may wish to visit the Rijksmuseum, or the Van Gogh Museum next door. (D)
Day 2 Kinderdijk, The Netherlands
Day 3 Cologne, Germany
Day 4 Koblenz, Germany
Day 5 Miltenberg, Germany
Day 6 Wurzburg, Germany
Day 7 Bemberg, Germany
Day 8 Nuremberg, Germany
Day 9 Regensburg, Germany
Day 10 Passau, GermanyArrive this morning in Passau, at the confluence of the Inn, Ilz and Danube Rivers. Your guided walk along the town’s narrow streets takes you through Old Town and past traditional patrician houses. Admire the New Bishop’s Residence and visit the impressive baroque St. Stephen’s Cathedral with its ornate interior. Inside, you are treated to a special concert played on the 17,000-pipe organ, considered Europe’s largest church organ.† Enjoy lunch on board your ship, and return to the city for further exploration on your own before departing. Alternately, set out this morning with your guide to enjoy a full-day optional tour of picturesque Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart and setting of The Sound of Music. We cruise through the night. (B, L, D)
Day 11 Melk, Austria
Day 12 Vienna, Austria
Day 13 Vienna, Austria
Day 14 Budapest, Hungary
Day 15 Budapest, HungaryAfter breakfast, disembark and proceed to the airport for your return flight.* Or, extend your journey with 3 nights in Prague, Czech Republic, where you tour Old Town landmarks and Prague Castle. (B)
Viking River and Ocean Cruises
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There’s plenty more to discover with Viking River and Viking Ocean Cruises. Become better acquainted with the Viking experience and find out why Viking should be on your list of adventure traveling providers!
You can count on an exceptional cruising experience from Viking.
Whether you decide on a Viking River adventure exploring the cities and towns that line the waterways of Europe, Asian and Africa, or want to explore more of the world with oceanside ports around the globe with Viking Ocean Cruises.
- Intimate scale cruises, stunning ports and state-of-the-art ships
- Up close and in-depth exploration of destinations
- Spacious staterooms and deluxe amenities
- Elevated dining experiences focused on local cuisine and produce
- Inclusive value including all onboard meals and beverages, shore excursions and more