Prague ◆ Passau ◆ Melk ◆ Dürnstein
Vienna ◆ Bratislava ◆ Budapest
Aboard the exclusively chartered m.s. Amadeus Brilliant
Join us on this exclusive journey to the resplendent cultural centers that inspired classical music’s Great Masters. Framed by rolling hillsides, lush vineyards and medieval castles, the legendary Danube River Valley has resonated with musicians and artists, poets and travelers throughout the centuries and we invite you to come experience the charm and allure of this captivating region for yourself.
Our comprehensive itinerary showcases five countries in the heartland of central Europe. It has been custom designed and carefully orchestrated to feature private performances encompassing the musical heritage of Europe’s most accomplished composers, including Mozart and Beethoven, and provides opportunities to explore six UNESCO World Heritage sites. Enjoy three nights in the historic, world-class city of Prague, the “City of a Thousand Spires,” in a deluxe, centrally located hotel before traversing the fabled Blue Danube from Passau, Germany, to Budapest, Hungary. Cruise aboard the exclusively chartered
m.s. Amadeus Brilliant—a traditional river ship plying the waterways of Europe with the ability to dock often right in the heart of the cities we visit.
High notes of your experience will include a distinctive schedule of exclusive and specially arranged expert lectures, private classical music performances, guided excursions in Prague and in each port of call along the Danube River, and an enchanting overnight stay in the fin-de-siècle grandeur of Vienna, Austria’s extraordinary capital city.
Traveling through the heartland of Europe has never been more historically rich and culturally dynamic, especially when enhanced by live musical performances inspired by the great cities, landscapes and waterways that surround you. This journey of a lifetime is an excellent value and is sure to strike a chord with both new and repeat travelers as it taps into the heart and soul of this extraordinary region, its most renowned virtuosos and its rich history, art and architectural masterpieces. We encourage you to book now as this popular program sells out quickly!
*This itinerary also operates in the reverse direction.
The Travel Program outlined here is subject to the features, final pricing and terms and conditions set forth in the published Travel Program brochure.
Dürnstein, Wachau Valley, Austria
Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria