True to the Viking Danube Cruise ethos of making the destinations the focus, the Danube Waltz cruise packs some very memorable destinations into an eight-day cruise itinerary that just does not feel rushed. The itinerary includes some of the most famous and enchanting cities in Europe such as Passau, Vienna and Budapest. It also uncovers some lesser-known towns that will exceed your expectation, such as Krems, Bratislava and Český Krumlov.
In between, the opportunity to enjoy the riverside beauty of the Danube, especially the Wachau Valley which makes the actual cruising feel like a destination in its own right. It does not surprise us this route is one of the most popular river cruises in Europe.
To complement the itinerary, you will be more than impressed by the variety, quality, and scheduling of the Danube Waltz shore excursions. There were so many great excursions to choose from. Excursions to suit all interests but also allowing ample time to explore on your own if you so desired.
Viking Cruises prides themselves on their destination-oriented itineraries. Itineraries tailored to encompass more than just the cultural highlights. Excursions are designed to offer glimpses of local life, exclusive access and behind the scenes cultural experiences to allow people to further connect with the destinations.
Your itinerary covers five countries over eight days. Passau Germany Linz Austria (Option of an included tour to the Czech Republic to visit Český Krumlov)
Krems Austria (with scenic sailing through the Wachau Valley)
Vienna Austria Bratislava Slovakia Budapest Hungary
Delightful Danube Cruise
ACCOMMODATION Occupancy cabin with shower and bathroom
MEALS Your cruise with all meals from dinner on the first evening to breakfast on the final day (except for lunch on D6)
OTHERS Onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists)
Onboard entertainment Welcome cocktail
Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
All port fees.
WHATS NOT INCLUDED?
Drinks from our special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers
Cancellation and baggage insurance
Optional excursions (must be booked and paid for on board or at your travel agency)
Lunch on D6 Personal expenses.