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The Viking Danube ship has room for guests while the Viking Legend carries guests and offers 95 deluxe staterooms with either a French balcony or picture window. Framed by rolling hillsides, lush vienyards and medieval castles, the Danube has long been the inspiration of music, novels and poems. Prague is often a popular tour extension as well as Munich and Oberammergau, the site of the Passion Play every 10 years. From Miltenberg with its ancient market place the Main reaches Wurzburg. So take my advice and skip the tourist-trap shop across the street selling Bavarian cuckoo clocks, and go for the mustard.
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A quarter-century after its completion, many say that the canal has been a disappointment in terms of cargo transport. Portraits of Eastern Europe. A Taste of the Danube. Apart from this, there is much to be appreciated by witnessing the approach and entry to a lock, which then takes the ship to a higher level. We were met at the airport and coached to the ship in Amsterdam with the evening to explore the local area.
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Pinterest Facebook Twitter Email. In beautiful, Baroque Passau, the Christkindlmarkt is set against the backdrop of St. Stay up-to-date with our hand-picked exclusive offers, feature articles, prizes and more! Our boat bike tours in Danube Countries 5 Tours found based on your selection. Journey into history, art and cultural treasures as your floating hotel cruises the Danube.
On Danube cruises you enjoy countless experiences that will add to one's understanding and appreciation of the diverse and varied cultures, history and people of Europe. Freight volume on the Main-Danube Canal averages close to 7 million tons a year. Step back in time as you walk through the cobblestone streets of medieval cities. Discover the cultural and historical highlights of Europe along the legendary Rhine and Danube rivers on this night all-inclusive luxury river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest, with return flights from the UK, butler service, all gratuities and a choice of superb included shore excursions. Frankfurt The skyscrapers on Frankfurt's skyline reflect the city's importance as a centre of finance in Europe. A visit to a traditional Bamberg Beer Haus is an opportunity to taste the locally brewed smoky-tasting beer, Rauchbier. Close by is 18th-century Schloss Kleinheubach, a magnificent castle with lovely grounds.