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These Europe River Cruise Journey Highlights have been hand-picked by our overseas Travel Planners, based on their intimate knowledge of the destination and their conversations with our travelers. Learn more here about our Europe River cruises to Austria, Germany, Hungary, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania & Serbia below.

Choice of Tours in Vienna

Your choice of guided tours in Vienna: Schonbrunn Palace OR the Museum of Art History


Private concert on “Musical Vienna” at the Kursalon Music Hall in Vienna. A Vantage exclusive!

Residenz Palace Tour

Tour of the Residenz Palace in Würzburg with included wine tasting

Tour of Nuremberg

Sightseeing tour of Nuremberg, including the Documentation Center

Tour of Osijek

Full-day tour to the university city of Osijek, Croatia, including home-hosted lunch and school visit

Veliko Turnôvo and Arbanassi

Full-day tour to Veliko Turnôvo and historic Arbanassi, where you will enjoy an orthodox choir performance

German BBQ

Half-day German village life tour with “wine festival” BBQ lunch


City tour of Budapest (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) featuring Fisherman’s Bastion

Tour of Kalocsa

Kalocsa city tour, including an organ concert and Hungarian folklore workshop

ON Board Lectures

Vantage Lecture & Presentation Series: Main-Danube Canal; Musical Vienna; Modern Croatia; Modern Serbia; Bulgaria, Romania & the E.U. Expansion

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Journey Grand European River Cruise: Rhine Valley to Bucharest Grand European River Voyage European Sojourn ALL DATES SOLD OUT FOR 2016 & 2017! 2018 DATES AVAILABLE
Cruise-Only Price* $0 $13,199 $6,917 Best Value in Deluxe Cruising, plus limited time offer for 2-for-1 International Airfare - a $1,298 value!
Trip Length 0 days 29 Days 23 Days Combining the best of the Danube with Eastern Europe
Per Diem $0 per day $455 $301 Save from $51 to $25 per person per day - not including special offers
Cabin Upgrades $100-$300 increments $850 to Deluxe Suite $1,000 to Owners Suite $845-$1,050 increments $2,620 to Verdana Suite $250-$1,450 increments $4,600 to Verdana Suite $8,600 to Explorer Suite Lowest Stateroom upgrades in the market!
Included Tours 8 Sightseeing Tours Plus Cultural Connections — a value of $1,350 per couple! Visit as many as 6 Christmas Markets*:Budapest, Bratislava, Passau, Regensburg, Salzburg, Vienna; visit Lippizaner Horses rehearsal at the Spanish Riding School and exclusive classical concert at the Kursalon Hall in Vienna, Organ Concert at the Franciscan Church in Bratislava and visit of the Bishops Palace; Passau walk plus Ginger Bread Demonstration; exclusive Visit to Palais Liechtenstein 23 Included Tours 18 Included Tours Choice of tours in 5 cities AND 3 included tours in Vienna! A tour included in EVERY PORT featuring all of the highlights!
UNESCO 11 UNESCO 11 UNESCO 9 UNESCO More Sightseeing!
Special Features 8 Informative lectures & presentations on board; Choice of included tour in Vienna, Wurzburg, Passau, Nuremberg and Rudeshiem; Private concert at the Kursalon in Vienna; Glassblowing demonstration; German beer tasting; German Village Life Tour; Bulgarian Children's dance performance; Home hosted meal Student lunch; School visit (when school is in session - alt. Guitar concert); Eastern Orthodox Choir; Vantage Exclusive tour in Kalosca; Local entertainment;  Complimentary bicycles; and Pub Crawl. 2 Lectures; Home host / school visit; Onboard Local Entertainment; Complimentary use of bicycles, and Nordic walking sticks. 5 Lectures; Learn how to make Rudesheimer coffee; Learn about icons and orthodox religions from Bulgarian priest folkloric performances. Experience the best of the Rhine and Danube with the MOST cultural connections and special features. PLUS exclusive private concert in Vienna a value of $170 per couple!
Meals 74 meals: 25 breakfasts, 24 lunches, 25 dinners. Lunches in Heidelberg and Cesky Krumlov; 2 meals with locals. 76 meals 64 meals The MOST meals per day! Special meals included a BBQ lunch, 2 meals ashore and 2 meals with locals!
Single Travelers Low single supplement from only $3100! Specially Priced Single Stateroom from $9199; Roommate Matching & Guranteed Share Programs 100% single supplement 100% single supplement Single Friendly!
Extend Your Trip 3-days Amsterdam, The Netherlands, $599 $200 per day 5-days Transylvania & Hidden Romania, $499 $100 per day 1 choice:    3-days Amsterdam $899-$949, $299- 316 per day 2 choices: Amsterdam $549, $183 per day Transylvania $699, $175 per day Best Value on Extensions - Lowest Per diems on extensions! Save $29 per day in Amsterdam and $75 per day in Transylvania!
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