Jewels of Central Europe - Budapest to Paris

Sail along the Danube, Main, Rhine, and Moselle Rivers, and through the Main Danube Canal and dramatic Rhine Gorge on this inspiring river cruise holiday. Begin your trip with two nights in the vibrant Hungarian capital of Budapest, with guided sightseeing and time to explore the city on your own. Then, set sail and enjoy guided sightseeing that shows off the highlights in each city, including inside visits of Melk's impressive Benedictine Abbey, the Bishop's Residenz in Würzburg, and Siegfried's Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in charming Rüdesheim.

Itinerary

Day 1

Budapest

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Fly to Budapest where you will be met and transferred to the InterContinental Hotel Budapest (or similar) for two nights.

Day 2

Budapest

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Included today: Guided sightseeing. Whether you’re seeing the sights, doing a spot of shopping or basking in the coffee house culture over a rich cream cake in the renowned Gerbeaud Café, Budapest’s unique energy is positively palpable. On your guided sightseeing tour, see Heroes’ Square as well as the massive hilltop castle complex with its remarkable Fisherman’s Bastion - for spectacular views of the city - and 11th-century Matthias Church, the coronation spot of several Hungarian monarchs. Be sure to take note of the city’s eight bridges - famous sights in and of themselves - which connect ancient Buda on the right bank with Pest on the left. You may even want to walk across Chain Bridge, built in 1849 and a symbol of Budapest.

Day 3

Budapest (Embarkation)

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

You have time this morning to explore Budapest further. Perhaps visit St. Stephen’s Basilica for marvellous views of the city from its viewing platform. This afternoon, board your river cruise ship and meet your crew at a welcome reception.

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