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Danube Holiday Delights - 2021

8-night river cruise with Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Linz, Passau, Regensburg
  • SPEND A FULL DAY EXPLORING SALZBURG, NESTLED IN THE BEAUTIFUL AUSTRIAN ALPS
  • PERUSE BUDAPEST’S FAMOUS CHRISTMAS MARKET FOR GINGERBREAD, ORNAMENTS, AND HANDMADE SPECIALTIES
  • GET A FEEL FOR AUTHENTIC VIENNESE HOLIDAY TRADITIONS WITH AN ENLIGHTENING LECTURE
  • IMMERSE IN OLD-WORLD SPLENDOR SURROUNDED BY BUDAPEST’S GRAND HISTORIC LANDMARKS
  • DELIGHT TO A VANTAGE-EXCLUSIVE CONCERT AT THE KURSALON IN VIENNA, THE HEART OF CLASSICAL MUSIC
DATES & PRICES
STARTING FROM
$2,699
  • $299
    PER DAY
  • 9
    DAYS
  • 22
    TOURS
TRIP WITH AIR
10 DAYS FROM $3,348
Luxury
Extend Your journey (2 available)
Budapest, Hungary

3 DAYS FROM $549

Prague, Czech Republic

4 DAYS FROM $1,099

2-FOR-1 AIR

Save up to $1,699 per couple with 2-for-1 international airfare on all departures.

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Budapest, Hungary

FROM $549 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $183 PER DAY

On this three-day extension, explore one of Europe’s — nay, the globe’s! — most impressive capitals. Delve deeper into the urban heart of Hungary as you enjoy plenty of time on your own to shop for festive holiday treats, take in a thermal bath, and discover what makes this “Pearl of the Danube” so luminous. This is an outstanding opportunity to experience the best of the Hungarian capital filled with holiday spirit, holiday treats, and charming Christmas markets.

Your Price Includes:

  • 2-night accommodations at the Moderate Deluxe InterContinental Budapest (or similar)
  • 3 meals: Two breakfasts and one dinner
  • Jewish Heritage Tour
  • Transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host and experienced regional experts
  • Tipping for drivers and local drivers (excluding City Host)
  • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
Please Note: Port times & itineraries are subject to change. Fluctuating water levels and winter weather may affect itinerary. All Christmas markets are subject to local traditions and opening dates and times are dependent on the local authorities.
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DAY 1:

Head to Hungary

Today you’ll board an overnight flight to Hungary’s fascinating capital Budapest, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You’ll arrive on Day 2.

DAY 2:

Budapest arrival

Upon arrival, a Vantage associate will meet you at the airport and assist in the transfer to your hotel. Have lunch on your own and later embark on an Orientation Walk to familiarize yourself with the city. Tonight, meet your fellow travelers at a Welcome Dinner at the hotel.

Included Meals:

Dinner

DAY 3:

Inside Budapest’s Jewish history

Following breakfast at the hotel this morning, embark on a guided tour exploring the city’s Jewish heritage, including a stop at the stunning Great Synagogue (Dohány Street Synagogue). With one of the largest Jewish communities in the middle of eastern Europe, you’ll find that Budapest’s Jewish Quarter is filled with historic and artistic gems.

Enjoy an afternoon at leisure to shop Budapest’s Christmas Market, or head to visit a famous confectioner like Gerbeaud, Café Demel or the Sacher Café, and join the perennial argument over who makes the world’s best Sachertorte. Maybe you’ll do some window shopping on Váci Utca, the pedestrian shopping zone, as well. Dinner is on your own, followed by a pub crawl with your City Host.

Cultural Connection:

  • Join in on a pub crawl

Included Meals:

Breakfast

DAY 4:

Join the base program

After breakfast this morning, you’ll check out of the hotel and join Day 2 of the base program.

Included Meals:

Breakfast
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Prague, Czech Republic

FROM $1,099 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $275 PER DAY

Make the most of your included airfare to Europe with a few days in elegant Prague. With its grand castles, unbeatable beer, and cobblestoned treasures, it’s no wonder this magnificent old-world capital is a favorite of travelers worldwide. On this extension, you'll discover the city’s Jewish Quarter and explore its historic center (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) — as well as enjoy plenty of time to soak in Prague at its most festive, with myriad Christmas markets!

Your Price Includes:
  • 3-night accommodations at the Radisson Blu Hotel Prague (or similar)
  • 4 meals: Three breakfasts and Farewell Dinner
  • Walking tour of Jewish Quarter and Old Town Square
  • Tour of Prague Castle
  • Transfers and baggage handling (where possible)
  • Services of a City Host
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com.
Please Note: Port times and itineraries are subject to change. Fluctuating water levels and winter weather may affect itinerary. All Christmas markets are subject to local traditions and opening dates and times are dependent on the local authorities.
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DAY 10:

Transfer to Prague, visit the Christmas market

Transfer to Prague today and check into your elegant hotel. Embark on a walk with your City Host, who will lead you to the Christmas market. You’ll also enjoy time for lunch and dinner on your own.

Cultural Connection:

  • Visit a Christmas market

DAY 11:

Visit Prague's Jewish Quarter

Today you'll explore Prague's historic Jewish Quarter, including the ancient cemetery, on an included walking tour, giving you keen insight into this city's history. You'll also see Prague's famed Astronomical Clock in Old Town Square and the UNESCO-listed historic center of Prague. Enjoy the remainder of the afternoon to pursue your own interests, or continue perusing the Christmas markets.

This evening, join your City Host for a pub crawl, if you wish. Prague is renowned for its beers, and this is a great opportunity for more cultural immersion. Dinner is on your own.

Cultural Connection:

  • Join in on a pub crawl

Included Meals:

Breakfast

DAY 12:

Prague Castle tour, Farewell Dinner

Don your royal crowns; this morning you’ll enjoy a castle tour of Prague. Explore the majesty of the Prague Castle, an impressive complex of castles, gardens, and halls, where you’ll see gems such as the St. Vitus Cathedral, the Royal Palace, and the Golden Lane. The rest of your day is at leisure, followed by a Farewell Dinner at the hotel.

Included Meals:

Breakfast & Dinner

DAY 13:

Return home

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your return flight home.

Included Meals:

Breakfast

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