Luxury 5* Danube Explorer River Cruise (non-hosted)
Journey down some of Europe’s magical stretches of water as you explore many of the most enchanting cities on the continent where you can delve into secrets just waiting to be uncovered.
Expertly navigating the Danube, your ship has been specially designed to mirror the beauty of these majestic waterways. The Danube passes through 10 different countries, more than any other river in the world and during our cruise you will get to see many of Europe’s finest architectural sights. Starting in Passau we cruise to Linz, with historic beauty aplenty including its expansive main square, located right by the Danube. We then head to Melk - Dürnstein, situated within Austria’s wine–growing region and home to an imposing 900–year old Benedictine Abbey.
The final part of our cruise takes in the jewels of the Danube, Vienna, Austria’s capital and Budapest, Eastern Europe’s liveliest and most cosmopolitan city. What a cruise you have in store!!
DATE: 5th - 12th July 2020
PRICE: Emerald Stateroom From £2369pp
Panorama Balcony Stateroom From £3019pp
Grand Balcony From £3319pp
ITINERARY: Arrival Munich – Passau – Linz - Melk – Dürnstein – Vienna – Budapest, Disembark
Your Ship The Emerald Star
Expertly navigating the Danube the contemporary Star-Ships have been specially designed to mirror the beauty of these majestic waterways. This can be seen reflected in the décor on board each vessel and within the iconic features like our three-tiered atriums. The Horizon Bar & Lounge is the social heartbeat of the Emerald Star, with a comprehensively-stocked bar and skilled bartenders who will make every day one of complete relaxation. The Reflections Restaurant is a place where you can enjoy delectable meals that have been specially prepared by our chefs, who take inspiration from the countries that we pass through and make the most of the regional ingredients that surround us. At the back of the Horizon Deck you can enjoy the peaceful surrounds of our on-board heated pool, where you will have ample opportunity to go for a dip during the day. On selected evenings, this space seamlessly transforms into a cinema where we will play the latest blockbusters and timeless classics for you to enjoy. The vessel benefits from ninety-two generously-proportioned suites and staterooms, from which you can admire the views that we sail past in complete comfort, with luscious toiletries, a queen-size or twin hotel-style bed and a TV and infotainment system.