Danube Discovery and Prague (Reverse)

A 10-Day Uniworld River Cruises tour starting from $3,849

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Tour Length: 10 Days
Countries Visited: Austria, Germany
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Tour Operator: Uniworld River Cruises
Tour Code: UNI-6-2017R
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Explore the wonders of the Danube and the pride of the Czech Republic—PragueSheer cliffs rise above the mighty river, with tiny baroque villages nestled at their feet. As you cruise through the heart of the old Habsburg Empire, you’ll find stunning scenery, beautiful libraries, astonishing frescoes, medieval city walls and Gothic cathedrals—the perfect mix of big-city glamour and small-town simplicity.Explore historic capitals, including Vienna, home to a treasure trove of imperial art; Prague, the beautifully preserved Gothic, Renaissance and baroque city that boasts a unique architectural heritage all its own; UNESCO-designated Regensburg; and the old walled city of Nuremberg. Discover 17th-century Italian artistry in Passau, medieval intrigue and modern-day microbrewing in Straubing and magnificent baroque architecture in Melk. Get a sense of the land as you bicycle along a riverside path, and feel the wind in your hair while you ride through the Bavarian Forest in a horse-drawn wagon.Tradition and history, music and art, microbrews and small-batch schnapps—experience them all as you explore the beautiful Danube and glorious Prague.Who will enjoy this cruise/tour Those with a taste for great food and wine along with a love of history, art and music. Anyone wishing to hike or bicycle through extraordinary countryside.Generations Family Program (select sailings)Share the enchantment of this region with the special young people in your life. These cruise/tours not only feature unique, fun-filled adventures for families to enjoy together, they’re also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and lifelong learning.

 

YOUR CRUISE/TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:

TRUE ALL-INCLUSIVE BOUTIQUE RIVER CRUISING™ All gratuities for all onboard and onshore services; unlimited fine wine, beer, spirits, and non-alcoholic beverages; shore excursions with local experts as your guide; free Internet and Wi-Fi; and all arrival and departure day transfers.

TRAVEL
7-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the stylish River Ambassador
2 nights in Prague at the Boscolo Prague (or similar) with breakfast
All transfers on arrival and departure days

TASTE
All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions
Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, and mineral water

EXPLORE
3 countries
7 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English- speaking local experts
Guided “Go Active,” “Village Day,” and “Gentle Walking” programs
4 UNESCO World Heritage sites
Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio- headset system on all excursions
Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks throughout your cruise

EXPERIENCE
Captivating onboard local entertainment
Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: “Maria Theresa: A Woman Shaping European Politics”

Information is subject to change.

 

Day 1 - Prague
Day 1: Prague

Arrive at Prague Václav Havel Airport, where you will be transferred to your hotel.

Day 2 - Prague
Day 2: Prague

FEATURED EXCURSIONS:

Choice of Prague city tour OR Jewish Prague walking discovery tour


Prague has been a center of arts, commerce and politics for a thousand years. Mozart wrote his famous Prague Symphony here. The Habsburgs made it their capital for several centuries, drawing scientists and artists from all over Europe. You have the choice to enjoy a panoramic tour of the beautiful “City of Spires,” including the Prague Castle district. Or you can explore Jewish Prague on foot, visiting the old Jewish quarter, which features Europe’s oldest Jewish cemetery, the Old New Synagogue and the Pinkas Synagogue, now a memorial to Holocaust victims. Note: The synagogues and Jewish cemetery are closed on Saturdays. If the tour lands on a Saturday, we will visit sites in the Josefov district associated with writer Franz Kafka.

Day 3 - Prague, transfer to Nuremberg (embark)
Day 3: Prague, transfer to Nuremberg (embark)

This afternoon you’ll travel via motorcoach to Nuremberg, where you’ll be welcomed aboard your ship and given plenty of time to settle into your luxurious floating hotel.

Day 4 - Nuremberg, cruising the Main-Danube Canal
Day 4: Nuremberg, cruising the Main-Danube Canal

FEATURED EXCURSIONS:

Choice of Nuremberg city tour OR Nuremberg WWII historical tour with Documentation Center visit


Partake in a tour of Nuremberg, enjoying Old Nuremberg. WWll history buffs may wish to go on a guided tour of significant WWII sites, including Courtroom 600, the venue for the historic Nuremberg trials. After leaving the medieval walled city of Nuremberg, your ship will traverse the most impressive section of one of the modern marvels of engineering, the Main-Danube Canal, a masterwork that allows ships to cruise from the North Sea all the way to the Black Sea. With a day of historical exploration complete, spend your first night on the ship with a Captain’s Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner. Note: Courtroom 600 is an active court. Visitors will only be permitted to see the courtroom during trial breaks.

Day 5 - Regensburg
Day 5: Regensburg

FEATURED EXCURSIONS:

Choice of “2,000 Years in One Hour” Regensburg walking discovery tour OR Jewish Regensburg walking discovery tour OR BMW factory visit


Discover Regensburg, one of Europe’s best-preserved medieval towns, whether walking through the cobbled lanes of the UNESCO-designated Old Town or exploring Germany’s oldest Jewish community. Should you wish to do something completely different, tour the state-of-the-art BMW factory. Note: If the tour lands on a day when the BMW factory is closed, an alternative venue will be organized.

Day 6 - Straubing, Deggendorf (Theresienthal)
Day 6: Straubing, Deggendorf (Theresienthal)

FEATURED EXCURSIONS:

Choice of exclusive Bavarian Forest village with Theresienthal glass manufactory visit OR exclusive guided “Go Active” Bavarian Forest bicycle ride, and Straubing, “A Day in Town”


Deggendorf—gateway to the magical Bavarian Forest—awaits via a traditional horse-drawn wagon. En route to a Theresienthal glass manufactory, enjoy freshly baked bread and schnapps. If you’d like to be more active, bicycle along the Danube to Straubing, where you will meet up with your fellow travelers and have a choice between participating in a lively exploration of local brewing traditions or experiencing daily life in this enchanting town.

Day 7 - Passau, Engelhartszell, cruising the Danube River
Day 7: Passau, Engelhartszell, cruising the Danube River

FEATURED EXCURSIONS:

A "trifecta" of choices to experience Passau—walking discovery tour OR city tour with old town walk OR exclusive guided “Go Active” Bavarian river bike ride


You have three ways to experience Passau—strolling with a guide through its medieval lanes lined with baroque buildings; taking a panoramic tour followed by a shorter walk through the heart of the charming city; or going active by cycling first along the Danube’s riverside bike path and ending in Passau’s Old Town.

Day 8 - Weissenkirchen (Weissenkirchen or Melk), cruising the Wachau Valley
Day 8: Weissenkirchen (Weissenkirchen or Melk), cruising the Wachau Valley

FEATURED EXCURSIONS:

Choice of Weissenkirchen “Village Day” with exclusive guided “Go Active” vineyard hike with wine tasting OR Melk Abbey with library visit


Experience the fruits of the land at a tasting of apricot-infused delicacies and local wine and then hike through the storied vineyards and orchards. Alternatively, you may wish to experience Melk’s 900-year-old abbey, home to the extraordinary library that inspired the novel The Name of the Rose. Cruise through the UNESCO-designated Wachau Valley. You have a choice of two equally enchanting excursions. A Captain’s Farewell Reception and Gala Dinner completes your day.

Day 9 - Vienna
Day 9: Vienna

FEATURED EXCURSIONS:

Choice of Vienna city tour with Vienna State Opera OR exclusive “Vienna, City of Arts” tour


See the city of imperial architectural marvels on a tour featuring the stately Ringstrasse lined by impressive buildings such as St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Visit the legendary opera house in the heart of the city. If you prefer to experience the sheer number of artistic gems, then partake in the “City of Arts” tour featuring a Gustav Klimt exhibit at the Belvedere, a remarkable collection that includes his most famous painting—The Kiss. Note: The Vienna State Opera House is occasionally closed to visitors for rehearsals or special events without advance notice. If we cannot visit the opera house, we will visit an alternative venue instead.

Day 10 - Vienna (disembark), transfer to the airport
Day 10: Vienna (disembark), transfer to the airport

Transfer to Vienna International Airport for your flight home, or extend your stay in Vienna.

 
         
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TRAVEL DOCUMENTS: Necessary Travel Documents such as Passports and Visas is the responsibility of the traveler. Passports must be valid six months from your return travel date.

YOUR CRUISE/TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:

TRUE ALL-INCLUSIVE BOUTIQUE RIVER CRUISING™ All gratuities for all onboard and onshore services; unlimited fine wine, beer, spirits, and non-alcoholic beverages; shore excursions with local experts as your guide; free Internet and Wi-Fi; and all arrival and departure day transfers.

TRAVEL
7-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the stylish River Ambassador
2 nights in Prague at the Boscolo Prague (or similar) with breakfast
All transfers on arrival and departure days

TASTE
All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions
Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, and mineral water

EXPLORE
3 countries
7 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English- speaking local experts
Guided “Go Active,” “Village Day,” and “Gentle Walking” programs
4 UNESCO World Heritage sites
Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio- headset system on all excursions
Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks throughout your cruise

EXPERIENCE
Captivating onboard local entertainment
Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: “Maria Theresa: A Woman Shaping European Politics”

Information is subject to change.

 

Port Charges: $0.00

Base category: Category 3

 
 

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