Blue Danube Discovery  AMA River Cruise Package with Air
May -Nov 2018

10-Day Blue Danube  AMA Waterways River Cruise with Air from Saint John
7-night Luxury River Cruise Budapest to Nuremberg + 2-nights in Prague

Price per person double:
  •     Window Cabin Cat. E from CA $5,499 tax included
  •     Window Cabin Cat. D from CA $5,899 tax included
  •     French Balcony Cat. C from CA $6,699 tax included

Price Includes:
  •     Airfare from Saint John to Budapest and from Prague to Saint John
  •     Transfers airport - ship - hotel - airport
  •     7 nights deluxe cruise accommodation in riverview stateroom or suite - most staterooms offer twin balconies or French balconies
  •     2 nights hotel in Prague city centre with breakfast daily
  •     Fine dining
  •     Complimentary wines, beer & soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board
  •     "Sip & Sail" Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  •     Cocktail Reception and Captain’s Gala Dinner
  •     Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  •     Guided Tours in every port including Limited Edition Tours
  •     Live entertainment, cooking demonstration and more
  •     Complimentary bicycles
  •     Services of a Cruise Manager
  •     An all English-speaking staff on board
  •     Free Suitcase retail value $300*
  •     Taxes
*Incredibly lightweight carry-on or checked suitcase on your choice

Available to book as Cruise only

If you'd like - we can help you to book your Air with Airmiles

Please call us for more info: 663-3333

Full Itinerary:

  • Day 1  DEPART SAINT JOHN, board your overnight flight to Budapest
Arrive in Budapest & board your cruise in Budapest. Tonight, meet your fellow passengers at the Welcome Dinner as the ship cruises to Bratislava. (B,D)
This afternoon, arrive in Bratislava, capital of Slovakia. Enjoy a walking tour of the city’s major sites, including the Old Town Hall, Mirbach Palace and Gothic St. Martin’s Cathedral. Spend your evening in Bratislava before the ship cruises to magnificent Vienna later tonight. (B,L,D)
  • Day 4    VIENNA
A panoramic tour of Vienna guides you past the majestic Opera House, the former Imperial Palace of the Hapsburg Emperors, Parliament, Town Hall and Vienna University. Afterwards, you will visit Vienna’s historic city center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and see St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Graben and the World Famous Spanish Riding School. You are free to explore on your own this afternoon, so be sure to sample some Viennese coffee and pastries. (B,L,D)
  • Day 5    DÜRNSTEIN - MELK
After reaching the Wachau Valley early this morning, you will have three tour options: A walking tour along Dürnstein’s cobblestone streets followed by a wine tasting, a hike up to the fortress where Richard the Lionheart was once held for ransom, or an apricots and sweets tasting. Later, relax on board during a scenic cruise through the beautiful Wachau Valley or join a guided bike tour along the Danube to Melk. Your ship arrives late this afternoon in Melk, one of Europe’s most renowned spiritual and cultural heritage sites, where you will tour its spectacular Benedictine Abbey. Afterwards, enjoy free time to explore the charming town of Melk on your own. (B,L,D)
  • Day 6    PASSAU, GERMANY
Arrive in Passau, a 2,000-year-old city noted for its Gothic and Baroque architecture. You can explore this charming city on a walking tour, guided bike ride or on a hike up to the Veste Oberhaus Fortress. The ship cruises overnight. (B,L,D),D)
  • Day 7    REGENSBURG
This afternoon, the ship arrives in Regensburg, one of Germany’s best-preserved medieval cities and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You have your choice of one of three tours this afternoon. Your first option is a guided walking tour of the city’s architectural highlights, including the Old Town Hall and the Porta Praetoria, the gates to an ancient Roman fort built in 179 A.D. Your second option is an opportunity to sample the city’s most renowned specialties – sausage, beer and pretzels. Your third option is a guided bike tour from Regensburg to Walhalla through the spectacular scenery of the Danube Valley. (B,L,D)
  • Day 8    NUREMBERG
Enjoy a scenic morning cruise as the ship crosses the Continental Divide via the Main-Danube Canal and leisurely cruises through the beautiful Altmühl Valley. This afternoon, you have a choice of three activities in Nuremberg. Take a tour of the city’s medieval highlights, including Nuremberg Castle, the 900-year-old ramparts surrounding the city, Town Hall, Notre Dame and the house of artist Albrecht Dürer, or join a WWII tour and see the Coliseum, Nazi Parade Ground and Justice Palace. Alternatively, savor traditional flavors on a Franconian Specialties tasting as you sample the famous Nuremburger Bratwurst, Rotbier and Lebkuchen. The ship moors here overnight. (B,L,D)
Depart the ship after breakfast and drive through the pastoral countryside to Pilzen, a city perhaps best known for producing Pilsner beer, a pale gold-hued Bavarian style lager. You will have free time to explore this lovely town and have lunch on your own before continuing to Prague and checking into your hotel. (B)
  • Day 10    PRAGUE
This morning, enjoy a city tour. Prague is considered one of Europe’s most attractive cities, with a historic city center that’s recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will see Rudolfinum, the National Museum, Wenceslas Square and the Hundertwasser Dancing House. Next, visit the 1,000 year-old Prague Castle and St. Vitus before walking over the romantic Charles Bridge to the Old Market Square, where you will find the capital’s famous Astronomical Clock, Tyn Church and the statue of Jan Husek. The rest of the day is at your leisure, perhaps to enjoy yourself in one of the city’s many charming cafés. (B)
  • Day 11    DEPART PRAGUE
After Breakfast depart Prague and board you flight home. (B)
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday............9.00 AM - 5.00 PM
Saturday....................10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
Later appointments 5.00 PM - 8.00 PM available upon request
Tel: (506) 663-3333
Address: 473C Millidge Avenue Saint John, NB, E2K 2N3, Canada