Grand European Sojourn - 2018

Austria • Germany • Hungary • Bulgaria • Croatia • Romania • Serbia • Netherlands

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  • $249


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  • 5 Stars


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NEW FOR 2018: All port charges included: A value of $513 per person + gratuities for local guides & drivers now included!
FREE Single Supplement on our single occupancy cabins - Limited Availability!


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, the Netherlands, Croatia, Romania & Serbia below.

Kursalon Music Hall

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


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

Choice of Tours in Vienna

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

Wachau Valley

Scenic cruising through the Wachau River Valley (UNESCO Heritage Site)

Tour of Osijek

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

Tour of Kalocsa

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

Iron Gates

Scenic sailing Iron Gates


Go on a half-day tour to Heidelberg, with views from the castle and a walking tour of the Old Town

Veliko Turnôvo and Arbanassi

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

Tour of Nuremberg

Sightseeing tour of Nuremberg, including the Documentation Center

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Journey Grand European Sojourn Grand European Cruise-Eastbound European Sojourn NEW FOR 2018! COMBINE & SAVE! 2-FOR-1 CRUISE & UP TO FREE AIR! PLUS NOW INCLUDING PORT TAXES & TIPPING FOR LOCAL DRIVERS & GUIDES!
Cruise-Only Price* $6,499 $10,790 $5,849 Greatest value compared to our competitors! Save up to $8582 per couple!
Trip Length 26 days 24 Days 23 Days Combining the best of the Danube with Eastern Europe
Per Diem $240 per day $449 $254 Save up to $199 per person per day
Included Tours 22 Included Tours 11 Included Tours 18 Included Tours The Most Included Tours!
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; Bulgarian Children's dance performance; Student lunch; School visit (when school is in session - alt. Guitar concert); Eastern Orthodox Choir; Vantage Exclusive tour in Kalosca; Local entertainment;  Complimentary bicycle use. Visit with a Croatian family in their home; private piano performance in Budapest; private evening at a palace in Vienna 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
Meals 74 meals: 25 breakfasts, 24 lunches, 25 dinners. Lunches in Heidelberg and Cesky Krumlov; 2 meals with locals. 67 meals 64 meals Best value - most included meals
Extend Your Trip 4-days Amsterdam, The Netherlands, $899 $225 per day 3-days Transylvania extension, $299 $100 per day No extension choices 2 choices: 3 days Amsterdam from $549, $183 per day; 4 days Bucharest & Transylvania from $599, $149 per day The best choices at the best price
Single Travelers The most number of single cabins in the deluxe travel industry, with last-minute single offers based upon availability. A limited number of singles are available for an additional supplement.  100% single supplement The most single-friendly prices and best selection of single occupancy cabins
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*Prices are subject to change & based on comparable March or November departure dates