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Discover Europe’s most popular river cruises
A classic journey on the Rhine, Main, and Danube rivers promises spectacular landscapes, rich culture, and fascinating history, where world-class cities are complemented by romantic towns.
Bringing you closer to the local culture on the banks of the Danube River with an extended stay in magnificent Budapest you’ll visit five countries and five stunning UNESCO World-heritage listed sites on this breathtaking itinerary through the heartland of central Europe. Immersive experiences and local delights define this once-in-a lifetime journey as you experience the traditional entertainment, regional cuisine, and century-spanning history of this vast and dynamic region. Explore timeless architecture, historic landmarks, and thriving cultural forces.
The Emerald Cruises Difference
Experience an unforgettable voyage of discovery with shore excursions, EmeraldPLUS cultural experiences, and the EmeraldACTIVE program all included.
9 nights on board an Emerald Cruises Star-Ship
Guided tour of Melk Abbey
Hike to Veste Oberhaus
24 delectable meals including 9 breakfasts (B), 7 lunches (L), 8 dinners (D)
Airport transfers to and from your Star-Ship
Guided tour of Vienna
Guided tour of Ceský Krumlov
Hike in Weissenkirchen
Including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner
The services of an Emerald Cruises cruise director
Guided tour of Bratislava
Local Slovakian entertainment on board
Guided bike tour along the Danube River
Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board
Port taxes and charges
Culinary tour of Budapest with Grand Market visit
Traditional Hungarian folklore show on board
Guide bike tour in Vienna
All tipping and gratuities
Dinner & Folklore Show in Budapest
Guided hike to Bratislava Castle
Hike to Gellert Hill
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