2019 Cruise the Heart of Europe

May 2 – 17 – Waitlist only
Tour Operator: AHI Travel
Price: From $5,295 (airfare additional)
Tour Length: 16 days
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Waived single supplement for solo travelers

Coursing through the heartland of Europe, the continent’s great rivers made expansion in art, culture and trade possible. On this one-of-a-kind journey through five countries, cruise the charming canals of Amsterdam and navigate the mighty Rhine, Main and Danube rivers. Explore great cities, such as Amsterdam, Budapest, Cologne, Passau and Würzburg, and the charming towns of Koblenz, Melk and Miltenberg. Marvel at the beauty of the Middle Rhine and Wachau valleys. Personalize your experience in eight ports with a choice of included shore excursions that range from culinary tours to cycling adventures to museum visits. Local speakers complement your excursions with engaging talks about your destinations, and you even have a chance to learn the Viennese waltz. This expertly crafted journey includes 14 nights aboard an exclusively chartered first-class river cruiser, all meals and wine, beer or soft drinks with lunch and dinner. No single supplement!

Schedule of Events

  • Day 1 : Depart U.S.
  • Day 2 : Amsterdam
  • Day 3 : Amsterdam
  • Day 4 : Cologne, Germany
  • Day 5 : Koblenz
  • Day 6 : Miltenberg
  • Day 7 : Würzburg
  • Day 8 : Bamberg
  • Day 9 : Nuremberg
  • Day 10 : Regensburg
  • Day 11 : Passau
  • Day 12 : Melk | Dürnstein
  • Day 13 : Vienna
  • Day 14 : Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Day 15 : Budapest, Hungary
  • Day 16 : Depart Budapest

Additional Information

Note: Tour schedule is subject to change due to local conditions. Many excursions in this program involve an element of walking as some of the finest attractions are located in areas not closely accessible by motorcoach.

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All 2019 prices and itineraries (including port order) are tentative and subject to change; final pricing adjustments may occur after the release of marketing materials.