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Escorted Danube River Cruises

The Danube is a truly magnificent river, its banks filled with a rich heritage and culture. Historically used as a trade route, the Danube is now one of the world's most iconic waterways. Beginning its journey in the mountainous region of Germany's Black Forest, it meanders through the heart of Europe for 1,777 miles, via a number of European countries, before finally reaching the Black Sea.

Each bend of the Danube boasts new surprises, with its shores home to grand historic capital cities, such as Vienna and Budapest, as well as idyllic towns and villages like Melk and Krems. There are incredible sights to be seen from the comfort of your ship too. The Wachau Valley is one of Austria's most appealing attractions, thanks to its dramatic scenery of hilltop fortresses and surprising history. Nearby Dürnstein Castle was once used to imprison Richard the Lionheart. Sailing the Danube Bend is another memorable experience. A sprawling canvas of forested peaks and fanciful riverside towns, it's here that some of the oldest European settlements began and even Hungary's answer to Camelot, Visegrád, is visible if you know where to look.

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Amadeus Queen
(8 reviews)
2020MayJunJulAugSep
9 days from
£1,895 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise
  • TransportRail, Cruise
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Veliko Turnovo
(10 reviews)
2020Jul
17 days from
£3,395 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International, LHR Heathrow / London Heathrow, St Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise
  • TransportFlight, Rail, Cruise
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Vienna, Salzburg & the Danube
(9 reviews)
2020MayJunJulSep
9 days from
£1,995 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationHotel
  • TransportRail
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Neuschwanstein Castle
2020MayJunJulAugSep
12 days from
£2,345 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise, Hotel
  • TransportRail, Cruise
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Berlin
2020Jul
12 days from
£2,495 pp
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  • DestinationCzech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Romania
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International, LHR Heathrow / LHR Heathrow, St Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise, Hotel
  • TransportFlight, Rail, Cruise
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Budapest Parliament Building
2020MayJunJulAugSep
12 days from
£2,295 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise, Hotel
  • TransportRail, Cruise
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Amadeus Queen
2020MayAug
11 days from
£3,645 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsSt Pancras International
  • AccommodationCruise
  • TransportRail, Cruise
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Schonbrunn Palace Gardens, Vienna
2020MayJunJulAugSep
8 days from
£1,495 pp
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  • DestinationAustria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsLHR Heathrow
  • AccommodationCruise
  • TransportFlight, Cruise
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16 days from
£3,095
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  • DestinationAustria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia
  • Starts / EndsLHR Heathrow
  • AccommodationCruise
  • TransportFlight, Rail, Cruise
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Our customers love our Danube River Cruises tours
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Delights of the Danube (Rail & Cruise)
Mr J Rowse
“The holiday was very good, visiting Berlin and Prague before boarding the Amadeus Brilliant which was excellent. Accommodation and food on board also excellent, a thoroughly enjoyable holiday.
Grand Cruise - Black Sea to the Danube
Anonymous
“Enjoyed the rail journeys. Excellent tour manager. Excellent food & staff on board.
Vienna, Salzburg & the Danube
Mrs L Whiting
“Good itinerary and helpful your manager

Highlights of the River Danube

Beginning its life in the mountainous region of Germany's Black Forest, the Danube curves its way through majestic cities Bratislava, Vienna, and Nuremberg before reaching the Black Sea. Originally used as a trade route for many centuries, the river is now one of the most iconic waterways in the world.

There is plenty of variety along its banks as it makes its way through each city; from the Imperial cities and their grand architecture, to the forested peaks and quaint riverside towns. The Danube is also famous for its scattering of fairy-tale castles, including Schloss Schönbühel and Burgruine Dürnstein, with their romantic backdrops of mountains and mysterious forests.

Our Danube ships

At Great Rail Journeys, we know that the itinerary and destination make up only part of the excellent cruise experience we strive for. On a cruise, your accommodation becomes part of the holiday, and your ship should be as comfortable, as luxurious and as elegant as possible - coincidentally, all things our chartered ships happen to be! 

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Lynne Broadley
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