20th - 27th October 2019 (8 Days)
Spend 8 days on the River Danube visiting Vienna, Budapest, Melk, Bratislava and Durnstein.
Various Cabin options available - contact us for more details. You can also book your excursion package with us for only £170 per person.
Day 1: Flight from Manchester – Munich
Coach transfer from Munich to meet the ship in Passau You can then relax on-board as we set sail and cruise towards Melk.
Day 2: Melk – Vienna
You can join an optional excursion to visit the most famous monastic house in Austria, the Benedictine Abbey, situated above Melk. The remainder of the day can be spent relaxing on board as we sail to Vienna for an overnight stop
Day 3: Vienna
We spend a whole day in Vienna seeing the key attractions of this city. In the morning you can join our optional city tour and in the afternoon we have an optional excursion to Schönbrunn Palace. In the evening we cast off and cruise towards Budapest.
Day 4: Budapest
Spend time in one of the world’s most beautiful cities and explore both sides of Hungary’s capital – traditional ‘Buda’ and cosmopolitan ‘Pest’. Start with an optional tour to become acquainted with the city and in the evening you can choose to experience Budapest by night on another optional excursion.
Day 5: Budapest
Enjoy free time in Budapest or opt to take our excursion taking you through the sweeping plains of Hungary to Lajosmizse. Here we visit a traditional stud farm and enjoy a tour of the grounds in a horse-drawn carriage, before watching a live Puszta horse show. We then sail to Bratislava.
Day 6: Bratislava
Join our optional walking tour to take in the sights of the Slovakian capital, dominated by its castle, and experience its rich culture. Later in the day we set sail towards Dürnstein.
Day 7: Dürnstein
Nestled among Austria’s most famous vineyards, Durnstein is a beautiful town filled with cobbled streets, pretty courtyards and 16th century houses. After some free time set sail for the final time and cruise towards Passau.
Day 8: Passau and return
Disembark this morning and travel by coach back to Munich airport for your return flight home to Manchester
Choose your cabin:
Main Deck Cabin £1049 per person
Middle Deck Cabin £1199 per person
Promenade deck Cabin £1349 per person
River Cruise Package includes:
- Executive coach transfers to Manchester Airport
- Door-to-Door pick up
- Return flights to Munich from Manchester airport
- Transfer from Munich Airport to Passau to board the ship
- Services of a Cruise Manager
- 7 nights full board on the MS Serenity