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ACTIVE AND DISCOVERY ON THE DANUBE – INCLUDES AIR!
Whether you’re an art lover, a foodie, a history buff, or an energetic adventurer, your Active & Discovery cruise on the Danube River invites you to experience culture and cuisine in creative ways that are perfect for you. You can select the experiences that are perfect for your interests and pace—from Active to Discovery to Classic- Avalon Choice giving you a choice of included excursions in each port as you sail from Budapest to Linz.
Arrive in Budapest where your ship is ready for boarding. You’ll cruise the blue Danube to discover Hungary and Austria with a wide variety of included excursions to choose from. Each day is yours to spend your way. Select a Medieval Knights Tournament at a Visegrád castle, see Gustave Klimt’s renowned “Kiss” painting in Vienna, or join a canoe excursion for a different view of the Danube. Whether you prefer browsing the art collection of the Habsburg Empire or sipping local vintages at an Austrian wine-tasting, your Active & Discovery cruise is packed with choice inclusions for every pace in every place we go.
Sample cheese and beer made by Trappist monks and explore their Abbey gardens; take a hike to Count Dracula’s prison tower; or tour Mauthausen Concentration Camp, one of WWII’s most notorious sites—selecting from an unmatched variety of included excursions to choose from each day.
Experience the Blue Danube your way. No matter how you choose to explore new locales—from paddling canoes to picnic views—we invite you to discover each destination your way. Your Active & Discovery Danube River cruise can be as active or leisurely as you like!
19 Aug 2019 from per person Cdn $4233
7 night river cruise from Budapest Hungary to Linz Austria roundtrip air from Calgary ( please ask for departures from other cities ) Included breakfast, lunch and dinner onboard transfers Included excursions Taxes and port charges
Visegrád: choice of medieval knights tournament, or guided hike in Danube—Ipoly National Park, or canoe tour
Vienna: choice of bike tour, or jogging tour, or meet with local people or guided tour, visit to Belvedere Palace
Vienna: choice of early risers guided tour, with breakfast at a Viennese café, or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the Italian or Dutch masters works, or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the World Museum
Krems–Grein: choice of canoe tour, or bike tour from Krems to Spitz, or Wine World Experience with tasting, or local encounter showcasing regional products; visit Clam castle and meet the Count
Grein–Mauthausen–Linz: guided walk in Grein, visit the historical theater; in Mauthausen, choice of visit to St. Florian Monastery, or guided tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp, or guided bike tour Engelhartszell–Schlögener Schlinge–Linz: choice of visit to Engelszell Abbey, or visit Jochenstein Power-Station;; choice of scenic cruising around the Schlögener Schlinge, or guided hike along the Danube trails