A river cruise along the mighty Danube will take you on a journey across Eastern Europe. When Cruising the river, you can sail through up to 10 different countries; experiencing the cultures of Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Moldova, Ukraine and Romania during your travels.
Highlights of a Danube river cruise include the bustling capital cities of Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest and Belgrade, the mighty gorge of the Iron Gates and the historical palaces and castles which line the river.
Places of Interest on the Danube
The 13th century Bratislava Castle offers breathtaking views over three countries and the Carpathian Mountains.
Seven bridges connect the ancient city of Buda on the right bank with the more modern Pest on the left bank to create one of Europe’s most vibrant and diverse capitals.
Surrounded by vineyards in the beautiful Wachau Valley, Dürnstein boasts numerous quaint 16th and 18th century townhouses and charming taverns.
Don’t miss the magnificent cathedral which is a replica of St Peter’s in Rome and the remains of the Romanesque Royal Palace.
Visit Melk’s Benedictine monastery, famous for brewing beer and enjoy the awe-inspiring views of the surrounding region.
This is one of Germany’s oldest cities and is home to Europe’s largest cathedral organ housed in St Stephan’s Cathedral.
This delightful medieval town offers numerous historic splendours, including the Gothic cathedral with its twin spires and the Stone Bridge that spans across the Danube.
One of Europe’s most dynamic and cultural cities, Vienna is a centre of classical music, art and theatre.