DANUBE SYMPHONY (EASTBOUND)
Experience views to awaken the senses on your Danube River cruise from Germany to Hungary. Embark in Vilshofen, Germany, and sail to the lovely city of Linz for a leisurely morning. Continue to Mauthausen for a visit to the Concentration Camp, or to St. Florian Monastery. Explore Ybbs on a guided tour of its romantic old town; sail through the picturesque Wachau Valley passing by the Melk Abbey to Krems and explore the small villageseemingly untouched by the modern world. Next, sail to Viennathe City of Music. Youll marvel at the sights on a guided city tour of Viennas gilded landmarksincluding the Imperial Palace, the world-famous Vienna Opera House, and stunning St. Stephens Cathedral. Visit Bratislava, Slovakia, on your Danube River cruise to explore the quaint streets of Old Town and St. Martins Cathedral. You may decide to join your Avalon Adventure Host on a hike to the castle above! Your Danube River cruise concludes in the Pearl of the DanubeBudapest.
Vilshofen (Embarkation): Onboard welcome reception
LinzMauthausen: Free time in Linz; choice of visit to St. Florian Monastery or guided tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp or bike with your Adventure Host
YbbsWachau ValleyKrems: Choice of guided tour in Ybbs with Artstetten Castle visit or bike with your Adventure Host; scenic cruising through the Wachau Valley; choice of guided tour in Krems or Wine World Experience with tasting or bike with your Adventure Host
Vienna: Choice of guided sightseeing or bike with your Adventure Host
Bratislava: Choice of guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral or a hike to Bratislava Castle with your Adventure Host
Budapest (Disembarkation): Your cruise ends this morning
You’ve always forged your own path… with your own distinct perspective of looking at the world. Avalon Waterways presents a river cruise experience with your unique style in mind – offering expansive views and wider perspectives. That’s why we’ve designed a cruise experience that’s just a bit different.
Here are just some of the features and amenities you’ll experience on board our Avalon ships. See the Ship Amenities section below for more information about the amenities in our fleet’s unique ships.
Throughout the Ship
Health and Fitness
Suites & Staterooms