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Wander the grounds of Belvedere Palace, Vienna
Highlights
  • Explore the “City of Waltzes” and dive into vast artistic legacy in Vienna.
  • Experience Germany’s great outdoors by biking along the Danube River.
  • Journey to the Nuremberg Castle, an impressive medieval complex in the heart of the historical center.
Trip Type:
  • Small Ship
Activity Level: Relaxed
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Day 1: Vienna | Embark

Transfer from Vienna International Airport to the ship. Be greeted by a Uniworld representative and transferred to the ship.

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Day 2: Vienna

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Today, explore the “City of Waltzes” and dive into its vast artistic legacy with a variety of tours. The city is known for its imperial palaces, famous residents and expansive art collections. See the Musikverein, a beautiful concert hall that is home to the Vienna Philharmonic. Or, discover Viennese history at the World Museum Vienna, renowned for its collection of Habsburg family treasures. Explore the “City of Waltzes” from a new perspective on a Jewish Vienna excursion.

Choice of Viennese highlights with Musikverein or The secrets of Vienna

Jewish Heritage Excursion: Jewish Vienna

Day 3: Weissenkirchen

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Start the day in the heart of the Danube’s Wachau Valley, strolling through Weissenkirchen’s idyllic wine village while sampling mouth watering apricot treats. Named for its white church that dominates the landscape, the city is flanked by vineyard-lined hills, historic houses and beautiful courtyards. The Melk Abbey is a baroque monastery and sits atop a rocky formation overlooking the Danube.

Featured Excursion: “Let’s Go” vineyard hike

Choice of Weissenkirchen “Village Day” with wine tasting or Melk Abbey with library visit

In the evening, a special Captain’s Welcome Reception and Dinner will be prepared.

Day 4: Engelhartszell | Passau | Vilshofen

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
A new day brings new experiences in the forest-lined district of Engelhartszell. Experience Germany’s great outdoors by biking along the Danube River. Arrive in the afternoon at the “City of Three Rivers,” Passau, where the Danube, Inn and Ilz rivers join together, at one time bringing an influx of wealth and culture into the region. Take to the German city by foot and explore its splendid mix of old and new. Marvel at the Italian baroque-style St. Stephen’s Church, which holds the second largest church pipe organ in the world.

Featured Excursion:“Let’s Go” scenic Bavarian river biking

Choice of Passau walking tour or Passau geocaching scavenger hunt

Day 5: Deggendorf | Straubing

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Nestled between Regensburg and Passau sits a town surrounded by the foothills of the Bavarian Forest, Deggendorf. Journey deep into the alluring Bavarian Forest National Park, Germany’s first national park, and discover outdoor leisure at its best. In Straubing, uncover the Bavarian town’s deep-rooted love for all things food and drink. Amid its bustling town center lined with shops, offices, pedestrian areas and restaurants serving up traditional German food and beer, is a city with a fascinating story.

Featured Excursions: Bavarian forest adventure or Straubing village stroll

Day 6: Regensburg

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Spend the morning discovering Regensburg’s long line of dukes, kings and bishops that called the former Bavarian capital and Free Imperial City home. Find the need for speed with a tour of the state-of-the-art BMW factory. Tour the carmaker’s futuristic plant and learn how it has cranked out millions of automobiles. Alternatively, join a local guide for a walking tour through Regensburg’s fascinating Jewish Quarter.

Choice of "2,000 Years in One Hour" Regensburg walking tour or BMW factory visit

Jewish Heritage Excursion: Jewish Regensburg

Day 7: Nuremberg

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Upon arrival in Nuremberg, delve straight into the city’s highlights with a visit to Nuremberg Castle, an impressive medieval complex in the heart of the historical center. Experience the city like a local on a walking tour that will highlight iconic spots and lesser-known gems. Also, learn about the intriguing history of the Jewish people in Nuremberg during World War II. Dive into the significance of Nuremberg’s role in Jewish culture with a Jewish Nuremberg and WWII outing.

Choice of "Do as the Locals Do" Nuremberg walking tour or Nuremberg panoramic city tour

Jewish Heritage Excursion: Jewish Nuremberg and WWII

In the evening, a special Captain’s Farewell Reception and Dinner will be prepared.
 

Day 8: Nuremberg | Disembark

  • 1 Breakfast
Disembark the ship and be transferred to Nuremberg Airport for your flight.

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Admire beautiful evening lights of Vienna Wander the grounds of Belvedere Palace, Vienna Enjoy cruising through the German countryside Explore historic Nuremberg Evening lights in beautiful Regensburg Visit beautiful Regensburg

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Dates & Prices

Per person starting at
$2,999
River Princess Classic Cabin
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Classic
Magnificent appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) located on the Moselle Deck . Handcrafted Savoir Beds of England, built-in closet, safe, hair dryer, individual thermostat, flat TV screen and bottled water. Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, back-lit magnifying mirror, cozy bathrobes, and slippers.
River Princess Deluxe Cabin
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Deluxe
Sumptuous appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) located on the Danube Deck and Main Deck. Handcrafted Savoir Beds of England, built-in closet, safe, hair dryer, individual thermostat, flat TV screen and bottled water. Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, back-lit magnifying mirror, cozy bathrobes, and slippers.
River Princess French Balcony Cabin
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French Balcony
Luxuriant appointed riverview stateroom (151 sq ft - 14 sq m) located on the Rhine Deck with a French balcony. Handcrafted Savoir Beds of England, built-in closet, safe, hair dryer, individual thermostat, flat TV screen and bottled water. Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, backlit magnifying mirror, cozy bathrobes, and slippers.
River Princess Suite
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Suite
Lavishly appointed riverview suite (214 sq ft - 20 sq m) located on the Rhine Deck with a French balcony. Handcrafted Savoir Beds of England, built-in closet, safe, hair dryer, individual thermostat, flat TV screen and bottled water. Marble bathroom with Hermès bath and body products, plush towels, towel warmer, waffle bathrobes, and slippers. Additional special amenities and services.

Notes

Note: The itineraries presented are subject to modification due to water levels, closures because of public holidays or other uncontrollable factors. Every effort will be made to operate programs as planned, but changes may still be necessary throughout the cruise. This day-to-day schedule is subject to change. Your final day-to-day schedule will be provided on board on the first day of your cruise.

Included in Cruise Fare:
  • All meals on board, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions
  • Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
  • Unlimited beverages on board, including fine wine, beer, spirits, specialty coffee and tea, soft drinks and mineral water
  • 6 days of excursions, including “Village Day” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Do as the Locals Do” program
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio-headset system on all excursions
  • Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
  • 7-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the regal River Princess
  • Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, high thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets and a menu of pillow options
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • Visits to 2 countries: Austria, Germany
  • Visits to 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • All transfers on arrival and departure days
  • All gratuities, both on board and on shore
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • Exclusive Jewish Heritage Program on all departures
Excluded from Cruise Fare:
  • Prices exclude additional port charges of $190 per person
  • Airfare, international or local
  • Passport or Visa fees
  • Travel protection plan
  • Extensions or land tours 
  • Losses or costs incurred as a result of medical services obtained while on tour
  • Any additional personal expenses

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