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River Cruise on the Danube in Europe + 4 days in land (With Avalon Waterways)
September 1st to September 14, 2019
Active Discovery on the Danube
– Westbound 2019
9 Day River Cruise Budapest to Linz

On this trip, you will discover the joy of a river cruise and the chance to live a few nights in some of the most popular cities in the world. This 13-night trip, including excursions during the cruise, will allow you to discover the region in your own way. be active, like cycling, canoe ... or be more classic, museum visit ... Most visits will be in English.

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This trip includes:

8 nights with Avalon River cruise
All meals on the cruise
Breaverage during meal on the cruise
all excursion during the cruise (see selection available)
3 Extra hotel nights in Prague
1 Extra hotel nights in Budapest
Access to bicycle during the cruise
All Transfers
A tour escort
Digital photos taken throughout the trip
Prepaid gratuities for the cruise
Port fees

Your are responsible to go to the airport on your own (Moncton or Halifax, to be determine)
The flight is not included yet in our price
you are responsible for your meal before and after the cruise
all activities before or after the cruise will be optional

Price based on double occupancy (does not include the flight, probably between $1300 - $1800 leaving from Moncton or Halifax, price will be available later this year or beginning 2019):
Cabin Cat.
E (lower cabin with a small window) $5999 each person
Cabin Cat.
D (lower cabin with a small window) $6242 each person
Cabin Cat.
B (Panorama Suite) $7248 each person
Cabin Cat. A (Panorama Suite) $7298 each person
Cabin Cat.
P (Panorama Suite) $7498 each person

Deposit of $600 / person to confirm your reservation ($300 non refundable)
2nd deposit of
$2000 before March 1st, 2019 (total of $1000 non refundable)

Balance payable before May 24, 2019
(No refunds will be made after May 24, 2019 in case you need to cancel)



Departure might be on August 30 from Moncton or Halifax

Day 1 Budapest:
Arriving in Budapest. Welcome to Hungary
Budapest is cited as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe,[12][54][55] ranked as "the world's second best city" by Condé Nast Traveler,[56] and "Europe's 7th most idyllic place to live" by Forbes.[57]


Day 2 Budapest:
Enjoy the city


Day 3 Budapest (Embarkation)–Danube Bend:
9 Day River Cruise Budapest to Linz
Choice of walking tour with funny language lesson, or guided bike tour, or city sightseeing tour in Budapest; onboard welcome reception; scenic cruising around the Danube Bend

For more details about the river cruise, click on this link


Day 4 Visegrád:
Choice of medieval knights tournament, or guided hike in the Danube—Ipoly National Park, or canoe tour


Day 5 Vienna:
Choice of bike tour, or jogging tour, or meet with local people, or guided tour, visit to Belvedere Palace


Day 6 Vienna:
Choice of early risers walking tour with breakfast at a Viennese café, or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the Italian or Dutch masters works, or guided tour, see Habsburg private art collection and the World Museum


Day 7 Krems–Grein:
Choice of canoe tour, or bike tour from Krems to Spitz, or Wine World Experience with tasting, or local encounter showcasing regional products; visit Greinburg castle and meet the Count


Day 8 Grein–Mauthausen–Linz:
Guided walk in Grein, visit the historical theater; in Mauthausen, choice of visit to St. Florian Monastery, or guided tour of Mauthausen Concentration Camp, or guided bike tour


Day 9 Engelhartszell–Schlögener Schlinge–Linz:
Choice of visit to Engelszell Abbey, or visit Jochenstein Power-Station; choice of scenic cruising around the Schlögener Schlinge, or guided hike along the Danube trails


Day 10 Linz (Disembarkation):
Transfer to Prague


Day 11 Prague
Prague is one of the most beautiful and historic cities in the world.


Day 12 Prague
Enjoy the city


Day 13 Prague
Flying back home, may arrive the next day

There may still be changes on the agenda


 Voyages Mario Tours  (a division of Studio Mario inc.)
111 Baybreeze Drive, Dalhousie, NB, E8C 1E3
Tel.: (506) 684-3511 – Toll free (888) 398-MARIO -  Fax: (506) 684-9980
Open by appointment only

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