Day 1 - Depart USA
Depart the USA for Budapest, Hungary. Meals
and refreshments served on board.
Day 2 - Budapest
Arrive in Budapest and embark your luxury
Amadeus cruise ship this afternoon. Settle into your cabin and
explore the range of onboard amenities. Join your fellow guests for
a welcome cocktail before your welcome dinner is served in the
restaurant. Later, relax in the lounge and enjoy a gentle evening
as we see Budapest by night, with a traditional folklore program
to entertain you.
Day 3 - Bratislava - City Tour/Vienna
Arriving in Bratislava this
morning you will see the city dance before your eyes on your
included city tour. See the new building of the National Theatre, a
unique Blue Church, St. Alzbeta, Old Town Centre as well as other
famous landmarks. The ship sets sail at lunch time, leaving
Slovakia behind and heading towards the Austrian capital, Vienna.
This evening relax onboard or head out on an optional Vienna by
Day 4 - Vienna - City Tour
Wake up in Vienna this morning and after
breakfast the included city tour will take in the main highlights of
this Imperial capital. See the Ringstrasse, the Schwarzenbergplatz, the Karlskirche and Vienna’s stunning Opera House. The last stop
will be the impressive St. Stephan’s Cathedral. Later today you can
optionally tour the Schoenbrunn Palace or spend the afternoon
exploring independently. This evening you may attend an optional
concert by a Viennese Orchestra. Otherwise, spend your evening at
leisure, exploring this grand city. The ship departs from Vienna in the
Day 5 - Vienna/Dürnstein - City Tour/Melk - Melk Abbey Tour
morning you dock in the lovely village of Dürnstein – one of the bestknown
wine villages in the Wachau region. Here you will enjoy an
included walking tour through this picturesque spot on the Danube.
At the end of the tour we invite you to have a glass of wine at a local
restaurant. While having lunch on board, the ship meanders gently
along the Danube arriving in Melk in the early afternoon. Here you
will enjoy an included tour of the Wachau region, and a visit to the
impressive 900-year old Benedictine Abbey of Melk. Depart from the
Wachau in the evening and continue your journey east along the
Day 6 - Linz- Salzburg Tour/Passau
You will arrive in Linz this
morning and after breakfast you will join an included excursion
to Salzburg and the lakes and mountains region of the
Salzkammergut, departing from Linz and rejoining the ship later in
Passau. This evening it’s time for the Captain's Gala Dinner,
complete with a show performed by the crew.
Day 7 - Regensburg - Weltenburg Monastery
Sailing overnight, the
ship reaches Regensburg this morning and you may disembark for
an optional walking tour of the historic city center. In the afternoon
you will join an included excursion to Weltenburg Monastery before
returning to the ship in time for dinner.
Day 8 - Passau/Munich to USA
After breakfast we leave Passau for
the airport and your flight back to the USA.