Itinerary for December 11, 2023 Departure

Day Date Location Port of Call Guide
1Monday, 12/11/2023Depart from EMBARKATION – VILSHOFEN, GERMANY. Board the ship in Vilshofen for your Grand Danube Christmas Markets Cruise. In the evening, be treated to a festive Vilshofen, Germany
2Tuesday, 12/12/2023VILSHOFEN – PASSAU. Enjoy a free morning to walk around the quaint village of Vilshofen. Later, cruise to Passau, where you have the option of exploriVilshofen, Germany
3Wednesday, 12/13/2023LINZ, AUSTRIA. The ship arrives in Linz where you’ll have several choices of excursions. Linz is known for being the city of Christmas crèches and itsLinz, Austria
4Thursday, 12/14/2023WEISSENKIRCHEN, AUSTRIA. Head up to the Sun Deck for panoramic views as you unwind with a scenic cruise through the Strudengau and UNESCO-designated W 
5Friday, 12/15/2023VIENNA, AUSTRIA. The “City of Waltzes” is a treasure trove and your city tour showcases its regal splendors, including the majestic Opera House and thVienna, Austria
6Saturday, 12/16/2023BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA. Host to the crowning ceremonies of 11 Hungarian kings and queens between 1536 and 1830, Bratislava certainly has earned the titlBratislava, Slovakia
7Sunday, 12/17/2023BUDAPEST, HUNGARY. You cannot help but fall in love with Budapest, known as the “Queen of the Danube.” Your city tour begins with a visit to the GreatBudapest, Hungary
8Monday, 12/18/2023BUDAPEST. Tradition will be on full display in Puszta, the Great Hungarian Plain. Tour a genuine Hungarian csárda (farm) run by world-champion carriagBudapest, Hungary
9Tuesday, 12/19/2023MOHÁCS – PÉCS. Enjoy a scenic morning cruise to Mohács and then visit Pécs, founded more than 2,000 years ago by the Romans. Visit the UNESCO-designat 
10Wednesday, 12/20/2023VUKOVAR, CROATIA – NOVI SAD, SERBIA. Vukovar is a Croatian symbol of resistance, which you’ll better understand on your city tour showcasing the OvcarVukovar, Croatia
11Thursday, 12/21/2023BELGRADE, SERBIA. Explore Serbia’s capital, Belgrade, on a city tour, which includes the Kalemegdan Fortress and the Serbian Orthodox Temple of St. SaBelgrade, Serbia
12Friday, 12/22/2023SCENIC CRUISING THROUGH THE IRON GATES. Visit Golubac Fortress – one of the best preserved medieval fortresses in Europe – before cruising through the 
13Saturday, 12/23/2023VIDIN, BULGARIA. Explore Vidin, one of Bulgaria’s oldest cities, and surrounding areas with a choice of excursions. Discover Baba Vida Fortress, the lVidin, Bulgaria
14Sunday, 12/24/2023ROUSSE – GIURGIU, ROMANIA. Visit Bulgaria’s ancient capital, Veliko Tarnovo, with its medieval fortress and multiple orthodox temples. Enjoy the magic 
15Monday, 12/25/2023GIURGIU – DISEMBARKATION. Disembark the ship and bid farewell to Giurgiu as you prepare for your flight home. (B)Giurgiu, Romania

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Departing from Vilshofen, Germany
Departure Date 12/11/2023
OCG Class
River Cruise
Departing 12/11/2023
Balconyfrom $8,296

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