Join the Cruise Divas at Travel Bug Travel and Time2Travel as we sail into the Holidays along the Danube river from November 28th - December 5, 2022. Our festive journey will take us to Germany, Austria, Hungary and Slovakia and some of the most beautiful Christmas Markets in towns and villages that hug this historic river.
Experience timeless holiday traditions and elegant pageantry in four countries—Hungary, Austria and Germany. Let iconic capital cities — Budapest and Vienna — decked in holiday finery with glittering Christmas trees illuminated by thousands of lights, bells pealing from cathedral towers and children dressed as angels singing Christmas carols, dazzle you. Wander the stalls of Europe’s most traditional and enchanting Christmas Markets, including Nuremberg, Regensburg and Salzburg, shopping for handcrafted toys and gifts, sipping hot mulled wine and inhaling the fragrance of gingerbread and roasted chestnuts. Cherish all the glory and magic of the season in grand European style as you cruise along the Danube during this festive time of the year.
AMA VIOLA - This 156-passenger vessel built in 2016 boasts spacious staterooms with our exclusive Twin Balconies, a choice of dining venues, a heated pool with swim-up bar, complimentary Wi-Fi on board and more. Sail this amazing itinerary with an intimate group of fellow guests as we wander through the most wonderful Christmas markets of Europe. We can promise that by the end the of the cruise, you will be in the Christmas spirit!
Some of the included features:
- Panoramic lounge with bar, piano and dance floor
- Fitness room and bicycles and helmets for in-port exploration
- Complimentary wi-fi
- Hair salon and massage services ($)
- The Chef's Table specialty restaurant with tasting menu
- Breakfast and lunch buffets featuring regional cuisine; multi-course dinners made with fresh local ingredients
- Hand-selected wine, beer and soft drinks with meals - plus a complimentary Sip & Sail cocktail hour daily PLUS you can bring your own alcohol on board at every port for enjoyment in your stateroom.
- All-day tapas menu and afternoon tea; 24-hour coffee station
- Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, La Chaine des Rotisseurs Dinner, Captain's Cocktail and Gala Dinner
- Bottled water, fluffy bathrobes and slippers provided free of charge
- Complimentary wellness program with qualified fitness instructor
- Complimentary in-cabin movies
- Daily shore excursion program (complimentary) with English-speaking guides and use of complimentary Quietvox headsets. (There are also additional optional excursions which can be purchased, however there are plenty of free options to choose from each day)
- Sun Deck for total relaxation with heated swimming pool with swim up bar and walking track
- Our 'Early Bird' rates offered also include Port Charges and Prepaid Gratuities
- Option to add 3-nights Post-Cruise in Prague ($)
- Special Guest Entertainment (to be announced)
And of course we CANNOT forget the tasty gluehwein (mulled wine) that you will be enjoying at all of the festive outdoor markets to keep you warm and toasty.
Check out the fabulous itinerary below!
Follow this link: CHRISTMAS MARKETS ITINERARY
Rates to join us on this FESTIVE VOYAGE
Rates are EXCLUSIVE to Travel Bug Travel and Time 2 Travel. Current 2021 rates are already over $1000 more per person (and this rate does not even include the port charges and prepaid gratuties!)
Category E: $3608 each (includes port charges and prepaid gratuities ) Located on the Piano Deck, this cabin is 160sq ft and has fixed windows (no balcony) (only 3 available)
Category D: $3883 each (includes port charges and prepaid gratuities ) Located on the Piano Deck, this cabin is 160 sq ft and has fixed windows (no balcony) (8 available)
Category CB: $4428 each (includes port charges and prepaid gratuities) Located on Violin Deck, this cabin is 155sq ft and offers a French Balcony (ONLY 4 AVAILABLE)
Category CA: $4523 each (included port charges and prepaid gratuities) Located on either Violin or Cello Deck, this cabin is 170sq ft and offers a French Balcony (14 available)
Category BB: $5072 each (includes port charges and prepaid gratuities) Located on Cello Deck, this cabin is 210 sq ft and offers both a French and Outside Balcony (15 available)
Category BA: $5255 each (includes port charges and prepaid gratuities) Located on Violin Deck, this cabin is 210 sq ft and offers both a French and Outside Balcony (12 available)
Deposits required: $500 per person (non-refundable) Travel Bug Travel and Time 2 Travel are proud to be able to offer both online banking and Interest-Free Payment Plan.
This is going to be a holiday that you will be talking about for years to come. When compared to Ocean Cruising, there is so much more value in the pricing for a river cruise, plus there are only 78 staterooms/156 passengers on board at any given time!
Reach out to your travel agent to book today!
For TravelBug clients -Contact Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 902 240 6686 For Time 2 Travel clients - Contact Sharon at email@example.com or by phone at 902 880 2225