Danube River Cruise with Viking Cruises
Danube River plays an important role in the history and culture of Europe remembering that it was the northern most boundary of Roman empire. To recall its vital role as a trade route at medieval times while enjoying holiday, Danube River cruise will be the perfect choice.Danube River cruise embraces the culturally unique and historically rich towns and cities along the river banks. That is why Danube River cruise is very popular among travelers and cruise goers.
Viking River Cruises is one of the companies offering a variety of Danube River cruise. The cruise line offers cruises that last for 8 to 16 days. The longer Danube River cruise includes other European rivers. The Viking ships are able to accommodate up to 189 guests. All of the ships have a sun deck that presents unbeatable views of the scenery. The following are two packages of Danube River cruise you can choose from.
In this 8-day Danube River cruise, you can witness the great cities and charming villages along the river. The Danube River cruise will take you to explore both sides of Hungary’s capital—the “Buda” and “Pest”. Sail along Vienna to enjoy the architecture and gracious culture, and visit Austria’s Wachau Valley. In Germany, you can enjoy a baroque cathedral and wander along cobbled streets.
This is also an 8-day Danube River cruise that will take you through four countries:Germany, Austria, Hungaryand Slovakia. With this Danube River cruise, you will enjoy Bratislava’s baroque and Gothic buildings and fountains. Admire the 900-year-old baroque Benedictine abbey at Melk, explore the cobblestone streets and charming town squares of Dürnstein, and sail through the stunning Wachau Valley,Austria. During this Danube River cruise, you will learn why Viennais referred to as “the waltz capital.”