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2024086 Blue Danube cruise with 2 night Budapest

2024086 Blue Danube cruise with 2 night Budapest

06/10/-06/19/2024  Fri-Mon  Trip# 2024086


7 Night Blue Danube cruise with 2 night Budapest

Day 1

ARRIVE IN LAKE COMO, ITALY. Arrive in Lake Como and check into your hotel.

Day 2

LAKE COMO. Be treated to a walking tour of Lake Como, a former glacial lake and popular resort area
for the rich and famous since Roman times. Gaze at the azure waters and impressive villas that line the lakeside from the hills above and perhaps recognize the scenery from such Hollywood blockbusters as Ocean’s Twelve and Casino Royale


Day 3

LAKE COMO BELLAGIO. Let the wind tousle your hair as you board your boat for a scenic ride
along Lake Como to its stunning pearl, Bellagio. This intimate village offers postcard-perfect views whether you choose to stroll along the lakeside or venture up hill to its cobbled streets. Browse the shops or sample the local fare at Bellagio’s restaurants before returning to the boat.


Day 4

LAKE COMO BELLINZONA BASEL, SWITZERLAND. Check out of your Lake Como hotel
and, en route to Basel, be treated to a Bellinzona orientation tour. Once you arrive in Basel, embark your ship for your Rhine Castles & Swiss Alps cruise.

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Day 5

BASEL LUCERNE, SWITZERLAND. Enjoy getting to know Basel, Switzerland’s third largest city.
Long an important university, banking and trade center, Basel’s glorious past is still evident in its medieval town hall, richly decorated market square and exquisite 18th-century patrician homes. Tour the city by foot or on a guided bike tour that takes you through three countries: Switzerland, France and Germany. ternatively, go on a
full-day excursion to Lucerne, or opt for one of the morning excursions and visit Lucerne in the afternoon. With
either Lucerne excursion, you’ll have the opportunity to see its Lion Monument – the figure of a dying lion carved
into a hillside in memory of the Swiss Guards massacred during the French Revolution in 1792 – which Mark
Twain described as “the most mournful and moving piece of stone in the world.” You’ll also see Lucerne’s
spectacular medieval walls and towers, dating back to the 13th century.

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Day 6

, STRASBOURG, FRANCE. Strasbourg offers flavors of both France and Germany because of its
borderline location. Enjoy a panoramic tour past the stunning Parc de l’Orangerie, the European Parliament and the Place de la République before walking through its iconic La Petite France” district, lifted straight from the pages of a fairytale. Wander through charming streets past the Cathédrale de Nôtre Dame with its famous astronomical clock. Alternatively, take a guided bike ride through the city and Parc de l’Orangerie

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Day 7

LUDWIGSHAFEN, GERMANY – RÜDESHEIM, GERMANY. Ludwigshafen is your gateway to a
choice of four excursions. Visit Heidelberg, the perfectly preserved medieval city nestled in the Neckar River Valley along Germany’s Castle Road. Discover the iconic red sandstone Heidelberg Castle and Great Vat, an 18thcentury, 49,000-gallon wine cask. For a more active adventure while in Heidelberg, join a guided hike up the Philosopher’s Path, aptly named during the Romantic Period, and enjoy panoramic views of the city. Alternatively, you can visit one of Germany’s oldest cities, Speyer, known for the largest Romanesque cathedral in Europe a UNESCO World Heritage Site—and the medieval Old Gate, Altpörtel. Or pedal along the river Neckar to the picturesque medieval city center of Ladenburg and enjoy some free time to explore the shops. Later in the day, cruise to the charming village of Rüdesheim and let Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum charm you with its remarkable collection of self-playing musical instruments; or taste one of the town’s special delights, Rüdesheimer coffee, ceremoniously made with brandy, coffee and whipped cream.

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Day 8

RÜDESHEIM. Join a wine tasting to discover the flavors of the town’s iconic vineyards and drink up the stunning views by soaring high above the vineyards with a gondola ride to the Niederwalddenkmal. For a more active adventure, hike through the town’s beautiful vineyards or join a guided bike tour along the scenic Rhine River. Later in the day, cruise through the captivating UNESCO-designated Rhine Gorge, the most stunningly beautiful stretch of the river before reaching Lahnstein, where you will enjoy a unique evening visit at Lahneck Castle.

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Day 9

COLOGNE, GERMANY. Enjoy cruising to Cologne. Join a guided tour through the Old Town and
explore the UNESCO-designated Cologne Cathedral, one of Germany’s most revered Gothic masterpieces. Continue to the Cologne Rathaus, Germany’s oldest town hall, plus see other historic sites. For a different view, visit a local tavern to taste its famous Kölsch beer, only made in Cologne, and reibekuchen mit apfelmus, potato pancakes typically served with applesauce. Active adventurists will want to join a guided bike ride along the Rhine and through the historic Stadtgarten.

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Day 10

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS. Or opt for a rare experience with a journey into the Netherland’s
Floriade Expo* in Almere very close to Amsterdam which will feature stunning gardens, innovative
sustainable gardening exhibits, live entertainment, souvenirs and food stalls. Alternatively, get a taste of local flavor, passing iconic canals, gabled houses, narrow bridges and house boats while tasting Dutch specialties at one of Amsterdam’s grand cafes. *Please note: A Taste of Amsterdam tour depends upon docking location and may be replaced with Jordaan District Walking

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Day 11

AMSTERDAM DISEMBARKATION. Bid farewell to Amsterdam as you prepare for your return
flight home.


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner






DAY DESTINATION ACTIVITIES 1 Lake Como Hotel check-in 2 Lake Como Walking tour 3 Lake Como Lake Como boat excursion to the “Pearl of Lake Como,” Bellagio 4 Lake Como Transfer to Basel with Bellinzona tour EMBARKATION


5 Basel “City of Art” tour OR Three countries bike tour OR Full-Day Lucerne Excursion Lucerne Half-Day Tour

6 Strasbourg “The Gem of Alsace” tour OR Strasbourg bike tour

7 Ludwigshafen “Romantic Heidelberg” excursion OR “Secrets of Speyer” tour OR Heidelberg Philosopher’s Path hike OR Ladenburg bike tour Rüdesheim Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum OR Rüdesheimer coffee 8 Rüdesheim Rüdesheim Gondola Ride and Wine Tasting OR Vineyard hike OR Guided bike tour of the Rheingau Rhine Gorge Castles along the Rhine scenic cruising Lahnstein Burg Lahneck tour

9 Cologne “Holy City” walking tour and cathedral visit OR Kölsch beer and local specialties tasting OR Cologne bike tour.

10 Amsterdam Canal cruise tour OR A Taste of Amsterdam



*May be replaced with Jordaan District Walking Tour based on docking location



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