Sail to charming cities & villages
Visit Budapest's Castle District and cross the famous Chain Bridge. Explore Gottweig Abbey, one of Austria's most revered monastic centers, and make dumplings with Wachau Valley apricots. Visit historic Salzburg. Spend two days in Vienna, and celebrate the city's musical heritage at a concert featuring works by Mozart and Strauss. With medieval towns, grand cities and stunning scenery, this 8-day journey on the "Blue Danube" is one you are sure to love.
Viking Inclusive Value
WE INCLUDE MORE FEATURES & SERVICES THAN OTHERS:One complimentary shore excursion in every port of callFree Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)Visits to UNESCO SitesEnrichment lectures & Destination PerformancesBeer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled waterPort taxes & feesGround transfers with Viking Air purchase
YOUR STATEROOM INCLUDES:
River-view stateroomHotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows40" flat-screen LCD TV with complimentary Movies On Demand110/220 volt outlets & USB portsRefrigerator; security safe; hair dryerSpacious glass-enclosed showerHeated bathroom floor & anti-fog mirrorPremium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippersStateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
Day by Day
Day 1 - Budapest, Hungary
Budapest is aptly called "Paris of the East" for its beautiful evening illumination and reflected lights in the Danube's waters.
Day 2 - Budapest, Hungary
Riverside beauty, a vibrant cultural scene and elegant Art Nouveau architecture converge in Budapest.
Day 3 - Vienna, Austria
Strauss and Mozart composed many fine pieces in Vienna, Europe's center of classical music.
Day 4 - Vienna, Austria
The capital city of Austria, Vienna is filled with green parks, upscale stores, theaters and gracious boulevards.
Day 5 - Krems, Austria
One of the crown jewels of the Wachau Valley is the splendid Benedictine Abbey of Gottweig, a working monastery for more than 900 years.
Day 6 - Passau, Germany
Set at the confluence of the Inn, Ilz and Danube Rivers, enchanting Passau is home to elegant colored buildings and graceful arcades.
Day 7 - Regensburg, Germany
Explore the scenic town of Regensburg, considered one of Europe's best-preserved medieval cities.
Day 8 - Regensburg, Germany
Having escaped major damage during World War II, the picturesque town of Regensburg is one of Europe's best preserved medieval cities and the oldest city along the Danube.