Uniworld 10D Authentic Danube & Prague
ONBOARD THE REGAL RIVER PRINCESS FROM VIENNA TO PRAGUE
- 7-night cruise with meals onboard
- 9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
- Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
- Unlimited beverages onboard
- 2 nights in Prague
- 7 days of excursions
- 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites
- All transfers on arrival and departure days
- All gratuities, both onboard and onshore
2021 Sailings: May 5^, 14, 19^, 28 | Jun 16^, 25, 30^ | Jul 9, 28^ | Aug 6, 11^, 20 | Sep 8 | Oct 1, 20^, 29 | Nov 3^
2022 Sailings: May 4^, 13, 18^, 27 | Jun 15^, 24, 29^ | Jul 8, 27^ | Aug 5, 10^, 19 | Sep 7^, 16, 21^, 30 | Oct 5^, 14
^Itinerary operates in reverse
3 countries: Austria, Germany, and the Czech Republic
Itinerary from Vienna to Prague
DAY 1: Vienna (Embark)
Transfer from Vienna International Airport to your ship. If your cruise package includes a group arrival transfer or if you have purchased a private transfer, you will be greeted by a Uniworld representative and transferred to the ship.
DAY 2: Vienna
On this day, explore the “City of Waltzes” and dive into its vast artistic legacy with your choice of tours. The city is known for its imperial palaces, famous residents and expansive art collections. See the Musikverein, a beautiful concert hall that is home to the Vienna Philharmonic. Or discover Viennese history at the World Museum Vienna, renowned for its collection of Habsburg family treasures.
Choice of Viennese highlights with Musikverein or The secrets of Vienna
Generations Excursions: Magical history tour | Schönbrunn royal experience (These excursions are only available on sailings that belong to the Generations program)
DAY 3: Weissenkirchen, Melk
Start your day in the heart of the Danube’s Wachau Valley, strolling through Weissenkirchen’s idyllic wine village while sampling mouth watering apricot treats. Named for its white church that dominates the landscape, the city is flanked by vineyard-lined hills, historic houses and beautiful courtyards. The Melk Abbey is a baroque monastery and sits atop a rocky formation overlooking the Danube.
Choice of Melk Abbey with library visit or Weissenkirchen village walk with wine tasting.
In the evening, a special Captain’s Welcome Reception and Dinner will be prepared for you.
DAY 4: Engelhartszell, Passau, Vilshofen
A new day brings new experiences in the forest-lined district of Engelhartszell. Experience Germany’s great outdoors by biking along the Danube River. Arrive in the afternoon at the “City of Three Rivers,” Passau, where the Danube, Inn and Ilz rivers join together, at one time bringing an influx of wealth and culture into the region.
Featured Excursion: “Let’s Go” scenic Bavarian river biking
Choice of Passau walking tour or "Let's Go" hiking around Passau
Generations Excursions: Pedal Passau | Ilz River splash | Treasure hunt trek (These excursions are only available on sailings that belong to the Generations program)
DAY 5: Deggendorf, Straubing
Nestled between Regensburg and Passau sits a town surrounded by the foothills of the Bavarian Forest, Deggendorf. Journey deep into the alluring Bavarian Forest National Park, Germany’s first national park, and discover outdoor leisure at its best. In Straubing, uncover the Bavarian town’s deep-rooted love for all things food and drink. Amid its bustling town center lined with shops, offices, pedestrian areas and restaurants serving up traditional German food and beer, is a city with a fascinating story.
Featured Excursion: A day in the Bavarian Forest
Generations Excursion: Into the woods (This excursion is only available on sailings that belong to the Generations program)
DAY 6: Regensburg
The nearly 2,000-year-old history of Regensburg begins with a Roman fort in 90 AD, from which Regensburg grew into the large and prosperous trade center that it became in the last few centuries of the Medieval period. This long history has been excellently preserved through Regensburg’s iconic architecture—particularly its many Gothic and Romanesque churches and Patrician houses.
Choice of Regensburg walking tour or “From Hops Field to Beer Stein” farm visit
Generations Excursion: Revved engines (This excursion is only available on sailings that belong to the Generations program)
DAY 7: Nuremberg
The archetypal medieval German city, Nuremberg was once the unofficial capital of the Holy Roman Empire, housing many German kings in the Kaiserburg castle complex. Later, this city became the epicenter of the Nazi party. When the end of WWII left Nuremberg almost completely leveled, it was chosen to be the site of the war crimes tribunal—the Nuremberg Trials. Now, most of the city has been restored, including the old castle.
Choice of Nuremberg panoramic city tour or Nuremberg city tour with WWII Rally Grounds and Documentation Center visit
Generations Excursion: Nuremberg climbing forest (This excursion is only available on sailings that belong to the Generations program)
In the evening, a special Captain’s Farewell Reception and Dinner will be prepared for you.
DAY 8: Nuremberg to Prague (Disembark)
Disembark your ship and transfer from Nuremberg to Prague.
DAY 9: Prague
Prague has been a magnet for artists, writers, scientists and composers for centuries. It also boasts great beer, a lively art scene, stunning castles and up-and-coming fashion designers, making it a fun as well as a beautiful place to visit.
Choice of Prague Old Town and Charles Bridge walking tour or Hradčany Castle visit
Generations Excursion: Czech out Prague (This excursion is only available on sailings that belong to the Generations program)
DAY 10: Prague (Depart)
Depart from Prague’s Václav Havel Airport for your journey home.
Note: Selected sailing dates are operated in reversed itinerary. Itinerary will be provided on request basis. The itineraries presented are subject to modification due to water levels, closures because of public holidays or other uncontrollable factors. Every effort will be made to operate programs as planned, but changes may still be necessary throughout the cruise. This day-to-day schedule is subject to change. Your final day-to-day schedule will be provided onboard on the first day of your cruise.
Go off the beaten path from Vienna to Nuremberg to Prague and uncover the scenic wonders and remarkable histories of the cities that rest along the Danube. As your adventure starts, castles, stunning architecture, natural wonders and rich history ensue.
Enjoy the great outdoors and bespoke experiences along the Danube in cities that inspired fairy tales. Prague boasts Hradčany, the biggest, and arguably the most extraordinary, castle in the world, and an Old Jewish Quarter that’s witnessed both hardships and celebrations for centuries. Discover the old walled city and Nuremberg’s mesmerizing castles on the Nuremberg Panoramic City Tour. Confront and explore the region’s complicated and devastating history as you visit infamous Nazi documentation centers and party rally grounds. Stroll through countless enchanting old towns and villages, with plenty of “Let’s Go” opportunities for hiking and biking in Regensburg, Straubing, Deggendorf, Vilshofen, Passau and Engelhartszell – all teeming with magnificent architecture, age-old tradition and outstanding breweries. Explore Weissenkirchen and its devastatingly-beautiful landscapes. Participate in a “Village Day,” and stroll through towns accompanied by wine, apricot treats and a vineyard hike. In the historical capital of Vienna, you’ll be met with glorious food, wine, art and outdoor experiences all on your search for new inspiration along the Danube.
Generations Family Program (select sailings)
Share the enchantment of this region with the special young people in your life. These cruise/tours not only feature unique, fun-filled adventures for families to enjoy together, they’re also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and lifelong learning.
ABOUT THE SHIP
The stunning foyer of the 128-passenger River Princess sets an indulgent and luxurious tone for your European journey. Throughout the ship, jewel-tone greens, warm browns and a mix of black and white create a sophisticated ambiance, while stylish public areas—including a Main Lounge, a Sky Lounge and a Captain’s Lounge and Library—provide comfortable places to curl up with a good book, chat with friends, or sip your favorite cocktail.
Total 64 staterooms; 4 suites and 60 staterooms with its measurement of 361ft in length and 37.5ft in width. Carrying up to 128 guests and 42 staff.
Terms and Conditions:
- All fares are per guest in US Dollars based on double occupancy and exclude additional port charges.
- Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice.
- Availability of all stateroom categories cannot be guaranteed.
- Itineraries, hotels, and vessels may change, and substitute visits to other sites may occur during your trip due to water level fluctuations and other uncontrollable factors.
- The order of sightseeing and docking ports are subject to change according to port authority assignments.
- Dates, programs and itineraries are subject to change. For most updated
information, please check with our travel consultants.