Viking River Cruises: Grand European Tour, 15 days, Amsterdam to Budapest
Imagine 15 magical days on a cruise along the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers, seeing the best of The Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Hungary. Admire Rhine Valley vistas from a 900-year-old castle. Sample the food and wine of Austria’s Wachau Valley. Learn the Viennese waltz and linger in Budapest’s Café Gerbeaud. Indulge all your senses on this 15-day journey spanning the best of Europe. Our most iconic itinerary transports you between the windmill-dotted waterways of Holland and the stunning landscapes of Hungary, with engaging encounters at every bend.
Date Port Day 1 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Day 2 Kinderdijk, The Netherlands Day 3 Cologne, Germany Day 4 Koblenz, Germany & Middle Rhine Day 5 Miltenberg, Germany Day 6 Würzburg, Germany Day 7 Bamberg, Germany Day 8 Nuremberg, Germany Day 9 Regensburg, Germany Day 10 Passau, Germany Day 11 Melk & Krems, Austria Day 12 Vienna, Austria Day 13 Vienna, Austria Day 14 Budapest, Hungary Day 15 Budapest, Hungary
Available Departure Dates
All This Is Included
15-day cruise with river-view stateroom
13 guided tours with audio headset
All meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches & 14 dinners, featuring regional specialties and including Welcome Cocktail Reception & Dinner
Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with onboard dinner and lunch
Visit 9 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Culture Curriculum: Enjoy concerts aboard and ashore, ranging from Austrian classics to baroque organ music; attend lectures on current affairs in Germany, Holland & the European Union; learn how to make your own Rüdesheimer coffee; experience the wonderful scents of a Viennese market
All port charges
Free Wi-Fi, connection speed may vary
PRICE GUARANTEE Once you have paid in full for your trip, you are safe from any additional charges. Airfare increases, currency fluctuations, increased fuel surcharges, new government taxes—none of these will apply to you. 2017 - 2018 & SELECT 2019 RIVER CRUISE AND AIR SAVINGS: Offer valid on bookings made from September 01, 2017-September 30, 2017. 2-for-1 cruise plus FREE air valid on available 2017 - 2018 departures of Grand European Tour (2017), European Sojourn (2017), Paris to the Swiss Alps (Mar & Apr 2018), France’s Finest, Waterways of the Tsars and Kiev to the Black Sea. Air savings varies on other itineraries. Air offers valid on all North American gateways except Alaska, Hawaii, San Juan and Mexico City. Air does not have to be purchased to get cruise/tour offer. All prices are in US dollars and for US residents only. Additional restrictions may apply. 2017:Book and pay in full by September 30, 2017 or at time of booking if within 90 days of departure, if earlier. 2018: Book by September 30, 2017; pay in full by October 31, 2017. 2019: Book by September 30, 2017; pay in full by December 31, 2017. Offer expires September 30, 2017. AIR UPGRADE: Upgrade to Premium Economy air from $795 per person or Business Class air from $2,995 per person based on select gateways and dates. Flat rate of $1,995 for Grand European Tour, France's Finest and European Sojourn on Suites and above. Additional airline-imposed baggage charges may apply; for more information visit Airline Luggage Restrictions. Air prices are per person based on cruise/cruisetour check-in date and include transfers plus all government taxes/fees of approximately $160 and air fuel surcharges. Air seats are limited; airfares are subject to change and are not guaranteed until full payment of air is received. For more information about customized air services and US gateways, visit the Viking Air Plus page. GENERAL RESTRICTIONS: Cruise fares listed are cruise only in US dollars, per person, based on double occupancy and for US residents only. Cruise ship fuel surcharge may apply. All fares and offers are for new bookings made September 01, 2017-September 30, 2017, are subject to availability; may not combinable with other offers except Viking Explorer Society Credit and Viking Referral Rewards. Special cruise fares are based upon published full cruise fares; cruise fares do not include prepaid charges, optional facilities and service fees, and personal charges, as defined in the terms and conditions of the Passenger Ticket Contract which may be viewed elsewhere on this website. Full cruise fares may not have resulted in actual sales in all stateroom categories and may not have been in effect during the last 90 days. Promotional fares may remain in effect after the expiration date. Air promotion applies to economy, roundtrip flights only from select Viking River Cruises US gateways and includes airport-to-ship or hotel transfers, air taxes and air fuel surcharges. Viking reserves the right to correct errors or omissions and to change any and all fares, fees and surcharges at any time. For up-to-date prices, please call Viking or your Travel Agent. The cruise ship fuel surcharge is additional revenue to Viking Cruises, as are any additional charges relating to currency fluctuation other than for fully paid cruise fares and full fares, which fluctuations are beyond our control. All fares include cruise taxes, port taxes and fees. Additional terms and conditions may apply. Complete terms and conditions may be found in the Passenger Ticket Contract. AIR OFFER RESTRICTIONS: Offer expires September 30, 2017.
Note: U.S. flights depart one day prior to check-in date. Paid Business or Premium Economy Class may require travel in economy on flights within North America or Europe. Premium economy is limited to specific airlines and we may not be able to accommodate based on aircraft type and availability. Roundtrip airport transfers are included when air is purchased with a cruise or cruisetour package; if air is not purchased from Viking, transfers may be purchased separately. All transfers must be in conjunction with a Viking-purchased cruise, cruisetour, land extension or extra hotel nights. Air prices are per person based on cruise/cruisetour check-in date and include transfers plus all government taxes/fees of approximately $160 and air fuel surcharges. Air seats are limited; airfares are subject to change and are not guaranteed until full payment of air is received.
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