Luxury River Cruising and Grand City Stays.
Commence with a brief stay in fabulous Prague, enjoy a night in Budapest before joining your luxurious 14 night cruise to Amsterdam. Cruise through Vienna, Regensburg, Nuremberg and Cologne, then three nights in Paris.
22 Day Magnificent Europe - Prague to Paris
- Tour code: EUMCRPP22
- Duration: 22 Days
- Departure City: Prague
- Return City: Paris
Prices and Dates
No departures are available for 2018 Season at the moment. This tour may be sold out.
Day By Day
Day 1 Arrive Prague
Be met on arrival and transfer to your hotel before tonight’s Welcome Reception.
Day 2 Prague
Steeped in centuries of colourful history, Prague boasts a wealth of enchanting monuments and stunning Gothic and Renaissance architecture. Your sightseeing begins with a trip to World Heritage-listed Prague Castle. Visit Saint Vitus Cathedral then stroll over Charles Bridge on the way to the Old Town Square. Here, marvel at one of the city’s greatest treasures, the Astronomical Clock, which has been delighting visitors for more than 600 years. Tonight, a memorable Welcome Dinner awaits at the award-winning La Rotonde restaurant. Set in beautiful art deco style, dine in this exquisite setting as you get to know your fellow travellers.
Day 3 Prague
Visit Chateau Jeminste.
Day 4 Prague, Velke Bilovice, Budapest
Travel to Velke Bilovice for a light lunch, before continuing to Budapest.
Day 5 Budapest, Holloko, Embark Ship
Travel to the traditional village of Holloko and see a spectacular horse show at the Lazar Equestrian Park. Return to Budapest and board your river ship, before a twilight cruise tonight.
Day 6 Budapest
Choose your sightseeing in Budapest.
Day 7 Vienna
Arrive in Vienna, Austria’s capital, home to striking architecture, a rich classical musical culture and vibrant cafes. Take in many of the city’s most important landmarks during a tour along the Ringstrasse, Vienna’s famous ring boulevard officially opened by Emperor Franz Joseph I in 1865. You’ll also enjoy a guided walk to St Stephen’s Cathedral.
Day 8 Vienna
You have a choice of exciting activities to choose from on your second day in Vienna.
Day 9 Dürnstein, Melk
Roam Durnstein’s cobblestone lanes at your leisure and perhaps view the ruins of the castle where Richard the Lionheart, the King of England, was imprisoned in 1192. On select autumn departures, perhaps participate in some vineyard work at a local winery as part of the wine harvest season. Later, choose your sightseeing in Melk.
Day 10 Linz, Salzburg, Passau
Spend the day on the Majestic Imperator and exploring Salzburg. Later, rejoin your luxurious river ship and later, enjoy a sumptuous dinner.
Day 11 Regensburg
Choose your sightseeing in Regensburg.
Day 12 Nuremberg
Back on board after your sightseeing activity, sample some freshly baked gingerbread while cruising along the Main-Danube Canal.
Day 13 Bamberg
This morning your ship will arrive in the fascinating World Heritage-listed city of Bamberg, another of the few German cities that wasn’t destroyed during World War II. Here you will explore the Old Town with a local expert to discover a range of historic churches and buildings, including the town hall on the River Regnitz.
Day 14 Würzburg
The immense architectural beauty of Wurzburg is on show today
Day 15 Miltenberg
Witness the skilful art of glass-blowing on board as you cruise towards the pretty Franconian town of Miltenberg this morning, then choose your sightseeing.
Day 16 Rüdesheim, Andernach
Dock in Rudesheim and choose your sightseeing. Later, your ship’s Sun Deck offers the perfect vantage point from which to view the scenery of the Rhine Gorge as you cruise the Rhine’s most beautiful stretch.
Day 17 Cologne
Travel to the Gothic masterpiece of Cologne, a city centred around the twin spires of its famous cathedral.
Day 18 Amsterdam
Today, sail into the beautiful Dutch capital, Amsterdam, and choose your sightseeing. Enjoy a Captain’s Farewell Dinner.
Day 19 Amsterdam, Disembark Ship, Ghent, Paris
Travel by coach through Belgium. Arrive in Ghent and enjoy a light lunch while cruising along the city’s canals, before arriving in Paris.
Day 20 Paris
A local expert will take you on a tour of this beautiful city today. See the Avenue des Champs Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe, plus take a trip to the second level of the Eiffel Tower, where sweeping views over the city skyline await.
Day 21 Paris
Today, select your sightseeing in Paris. With the rest of the day at leisure you’ll relish the chance to explore this city as you wish.
Day 22 Depart Paris
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.