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From Berlin to Prague - Cruise on the Elbe and Vltava rivers

Example 9 Day Cruise aboard MS Elbe Princesse
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Experience a unique way to discover Germany and the Czech Republic, in this 9-day cruise from Berlin to Prague aboard the MS Elbe Princesse, an 80 passengers paddle riverboat. Spend your days visiting vibrant, historic and enchanting locations including the Sanssouci Palace gardens, the Lutheran Cathedral of Saints Catherine and Maurice, the Elbe Sandstone Mountains, Königstein Fortress, and Prague’s Old Town.
Gorgeous evening view of PragueBerlin cityscape in the eveningBerlin, muséeBotanical Gardens of BerlinEnjoy a beautiful river view at sunset.
Highlights
  • Join a guided tour of Meissen, a city famous for its trademark porcelain
  • Scout around Dresden, known as the “Florence of the Elbe”
  • Stop at the Bastei rock, a towering formation molded by water erosion
  • Visit Prague Castle, the largest ancient castle area in the world
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Activity Level: Relaxed
Involves minimal physical effort and is typically associated with leisurely activities. Activities are low-intensity or last less than a few hours each day.
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Day 1: Berlin | Embark

Passengers are welcome to board the ship in Berlin starting at 6:00 PM. After comfortably settling into your cabin, meet the MS Elbe Princesse's crew at a welcome cocktail. Then enjoy dinner on board and remain in port overnight.

Day 2: Berlin | Nedlitz

This morning, join a guided tour of Berlin. In the afternoon, depart for a visit of the gardens at the Sanssouci Palace. Afterwards, return on board in Nedlitz and continue cruising. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 3: Wusterwitz | Magdeburg

This morning will be spent cruising towards Magdeburg. This afternoon, join a tour of Magdeburg, situated midway on the Elbe River and the historic Roman Roads. Afterwards, return on board and continue your cruise. Enjoy an evening of dancing. The ship will cruise through the night.

Day 4: Wittenberg

Once you arrive in Wittenberg, you'll leave on a guided tour of the city. You'll also visit Martin Luther's house, a former Augustinian monastery which is now the Reformation Museum and listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Afterwards, return on board and spend the afternoon cruising. Enjoy an evening of entertainment. The ship will cruise through the night.

Day 5: Meissen | Dresden

This morning arrive in Meissen and join a guided tour of the city, famous for its trademark porcelain. Discover how the porcelain has been made for more than 300 years and admire the magnificent pieces displayed in the museum. Then head for the city center to see the outside of Albrechtsburg and the cathedral. Return on board in Dresden. After lunch, enjoy a visit of the city known as the “Florence of the Elbe.” A relatively recent city with Slavic origin, Dresden became the capital of the Margravate of Meissen in the 13th century and the seat of the Dukes of Saxony in the 15th century. Its breathtaking architectural and artistic heritage makes it one of the most important tourist destinations in Germany. Tonight’s dinner is followed by an evening of dancing.

Day 6: Dresden | Usti

You'll leave on an excursion to the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. You'll discover the Königstein Fortress built on a rock formation overlooking the Elbe. Return on board in Wehlen and spend all afternoon cruising through the magical landscape of Saxon Switzerland and northern Bohemia. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 7: Litomerice | Kralupy Nad Vltavou

Take a tour of Litomerice. This royal town is one of the oldest Bohemian cities established in the 13th century and whose old town is listed as a World Heritage Site. You'll spend the afternoon cruising. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 8: Kralupy | Prague

Today leave Kralupy Nad Vltavou to spend the morning on a tour of Prague’s Old Town. Staré Město, dates back more than 1,000 years and is one of the most important places in Bohemian history. While strolling through the streets, discover the Jewish Quarter, the town hall, the infamous astronomical clock, and the Church of Mother of God in front of Týn. Return on board in Prague for a delightful lunch. Spend the afternoon on a visit of Prague Castle area: a collection of a half dozen palaces, several churches and monasteries, and gardens overlooking the city. Observe Saint Vitus Cathedral, the most recognizable landmark in the city, the Prague Castle, and the Golden Lane. Tonight attend the gala dinner on board.

Day 9: Prague | Disembark

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Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 AM.

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MS Elbe Princesse

Cabins aboard the MS Elbe Princesse
Cabins aboard the MS Elbe Princesse
MS Elbe Princesse

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Main Deck-Cat A
15 cabins equipped with a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, safe, desk/storage/mini bar area, flat-screen satellite TV, cabin-to-cabin phone, radio.
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Main Deck- Cat B
3 double cabins- equipped with a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, safe, desk/storage/mini bar area, flat-screen satellite TV, cabin-to-cabin phone, radio.
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Main Deck- Cat C
2 double cabins- equipped with a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, safe, desk/storage/mini bar area, flat-screen satellite TV, cabin-to-cabin phone, radio.
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Upper Deck-Cat A
24 cabins (23 double-occupancy, 1 for passengers with reduced mobility), equipped with a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, safe, desk/storage/mini bar area, flat-screen satellite TV, cabin-to-cabin phone, radio.
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Upper Deck-Cat B
1 double cabin 1 PRM -equipped with a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, safe, desk/storage/mini bar area, flat-screen satellite TV, cabin-to-cabin phone, radio.
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Upper Deck-Cat C
3 double cabins -equipped with a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, safe, desk/storage/mini bar area, flat-screen satellite TV, cabin-to-cabin phone, radio.

Notes

20% discount on children between 2-10 years
30% discount for 3rd person in triple cabin
Included
  • 8 Breakfasts, 7 Lunches, 8 Dinners
  • 8 Nights Accommodations
  • Accommodations as listed
  • Ground transportation as listed
  • Activities as listed
  • Meals as listed
  • Access to a 24-7 Emergency line while traveling
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • Double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom
  • Excursions included in the package selected
  • All port fees
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  • Gratuities
  • Personal Expenses
  • Flight costs (please request a quote)
  • Additional excursions during free time
  • Fuel and transportation surcharges (when applicable)
  • Drinks from the special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers
  • Cancellation and baggage insurance

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