Christmastime on the Danube – Cruise Only Westbound
About Nuremberg, Germany
Enjoy the festive atmosphere from Vienna to Nuremberg and all along the legendary Danube on this enchanting river cruise vacation. Enjoy guided sightseeing in each city and delight in the sights, smells, and tastes of centuries-old Christmas markets in Vienna, Regensburg, and Nuremberg. Be sure to sample the Glühwein, Lebkuchen, and other traditional holiday specialties! Other highlights include a guided visit of the amazing Benedictine Abbey in Melk and a fun beer tasting. What a fantastic way to start your holiday season!
Cruise: deluxe 6-night cruise in an outside stateroom with hotel-style beds Vienna: onboard welcome reception; guided sightseeingDürnstein: guided walk, see the StiftskircheMelk: guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey; wine tastingPassau: guided walkRegensburg: guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tastingNuremberg: onboard lecture; choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Trials tour
Captain’s welcome & farewell receptions with sparkling wine and canapésWelcome dinnerDaily Afternoon TeaDaily Night FareLocal chef dinnerFarewell dinnerComplimentary sparkling wine with breakfast; soft drinks with lunch; and wine, beer, or soft drinks with dinner are included daily on board your vessel
NOTES:Christmas markets operate from late November until the third week of December, depending on the location.In the event of water level problems or any problems of a technical nature, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or to alter the program.Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change is necessary, a substitute will be offered.Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.