Overview Grand Danube Cruise (Taste of Christmas)

CRUISE YEAR

14- Night Cruise

CRUISE FROM : Vilshofen to Giurgiu

During the festive holiday season, explore paths forged by conquers, crusaders and royalty through Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Hungary, Austria and Germany. Step back in time to explore the history and mystery living in the hillsides while cruising the Danube and through the Iron Gates, illuminated by the glowing Christmas lights adoring your stunningly decorated ship. Plus, celebrate the holidays in Bucharest, "the Little Paris of the East," and Brasov, where Dracula lovers can visit Vlad the Impaler's legendary hometown. Combined with your extended stay in Prague, you will experience a fascinating and diverse range of seasonal celebrations! From the imposing capitals of Budapest and Vienna to towns lost in time, immerse yourself in the colorful folktales and winter traditions of the extraordinary people and places you visit along the way on this Tastes of Christmas Markets journey.

Note: Select Christmas Markets will be open during select departures and may vary. For full details and dates, visit the tourism website for each city.

COUNTRIES: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia

RIVERS: Danube

Grand Danube Cruise (Taste of Christmas) At A Glance

On our river cruises, you will enjoy an extensive lineup of included tours. In many cases, you will have a choice of excursions, such as standard tours, bike tours, hikes and Special Interest Tours. We always include a large variety of activities so that you can choose how you want to explore. No matter your preference, your days will be full of discovery and wonder.
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Itinerary is subject to change. For the most up-to-date information, please refer to the itinerary schedule provided with your final documents.

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