The Experience

Follow the route of emperors and kings on a Magnificent, European journey along three great rivers through five fascinating countries! Begin in Amsterdam, then travel on the Rhine to Cologne, a historic university town with a breathtaking Cathedral. Cruise through the beautiful Rhine Gorge and then onto the Main River. Marvel at the Main-Danube Canal ,“ an engineering masterpiece ,“ as you traverse Europe,™s Continental Divide from the comfort of your ship. Discover the culture and traditions of such grand old capitals as Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest. Along the way, you,™ll see perfectly preserved medieval towns and Europe,™s loveliest countryside, filled with ancient abbeys and fairytale castles.

Day Destination Activities
1 Overnight flight to Holland
Welcome Dinner
3 Amsterdam City tour & canal cruise
4 Cologne Walking tour
Cathedral visit
Koblenz Evening walk
5 Rhine Gorge Scenic cruise
Rüdesheim Mini train ride
Siegfried,™s Music Museum
6 Miltenberg Walking tour
Wertheim Free time
7 Würzburg City tour
OR Residenz Palace tour
Optional Rothenburg excursion
Kitzingen Evening walk & wine tasting
8 Bamberg Walking tour & smoked beer tasting
9 Nuremberg Medieval Nuremberg
OR World War II tour
Cruise Main-Danube Canal
Main-Danube canal lecture
10 Regensburg Walking tour
OR Audi factory tour (when available)
Optional Weltenberg Abbey (seasonal)
11 Passau Walking tour
Or optional Salzburg excursion
12 Melk Benedictine Abbey tour
Dürnstein Walking tour & wine tasting
13 Vienna City tour
Optional Schönbrunn Palace excursion
Optional evening Mozart & Strauss concert
14 Bratislava Walking tour
OR “Communist History” tour
15 Budapest City tour
Illuminations Cruise

The Route

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