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DANUBE DISCOVERY & PRAGUE

River cruising on board River Ambassador

Explore historic capitals such as Vienna, home to a treasure trove of

imperial art; Prague, the beautifully preserved Gothic, Renaissance

and Baroque city that boasts a unique architectural heritage of its

own; UNESCO-designated Regensburg; and the old walled city of

Nuremberg. Discover 17th-century Italian artistry in Passau, medieval

intrigue and modern-day microbrewing in Straubing and magnificent

architecture in Melk.

Included in the price:

• Return London flights

• 2 nights 5 star hotel stay in Prague

pre or post cruise

• 7 nights all inclusive Danube river

cruise on board River Ambassador

• 1 night 5 star hotel stay in Vienna

pre or post cruise

• Includes a wide choice of

complimentary shore excursions

• All dining including alcoholic, soft

drinks, tea and coffee

9 NIGHTS PRICES FROM

£2059PER PERSON

33

Call now to book: 0808 281 1490

Included in the price:

• Return London flights

• 1 nights 5 star hotel stay in

Cologne post cruise

• 7 nights all inclusive Rhine river

cruise on board S.S. Antoinette

• Includes a wide choice of

complimentary shore excursions

• All dining including alcoholic, soft

drinks, tea and coffee.

8 NIGHTS PRICES FROM

£1869PER PERSON

RHINE HOLIDAY MARKETS

River cruising on board S.S. Antoinette

There is no place in Europe more spectacular at Christmastime than

the picturesque ports along the Rhine. Browse for unique ornaments in

Basel's Christmas Market. Sip mulled wine as you stroll to Place Kléber

to behold the enormous, brilliantly lighted tree that Strasbourg offers.

See how the baroque town hall of Koblenz is transformed into an

Advent calendar and find unexpected treasures in the red-roofed stalls

clustered around Cologne's magnificent cathedral and much more on

the beautifully festive voyage.

YOUR ITINERARY:

Day 1 - Vienna - Arrive at Vienna Airport,

where you will be transferred to the hotel.

Day 2 - Vienna (embark) - Transfer from

hotel to port for embarkation on board

River Ambassador. Overnight on board.

Day 3 - Vienna - See Vienna's top sights

on a panoramic tour showcasing the city's

architectural heritage, plus a stroll to the

State Opera House for a guided tour.

Or view the Gustav Klimt exhibit at the

Belvedere, a remarkable collection of his

most famous paintings.

Day 4 - Wachau Valley, Weissenkirchen

(Weissenkirchen or Melk) - After cruising

through the Wachau Valley, a UNESCO

World Heritage Site, enjoy various

activities in Weissenkirchen-Or you may

visit Melk's famous abbey. In the evening,

enjoy a Captain's Welcome Reception

and Gala Dinner.

Date Category 4

Window Cabin

Category 3

Window Cabin

Category 2

Window Cabin

Category 1

French Balcony

19 Dec 2016 £1869pp £2189pp £2499pp £2939pp

YOUR ITINERARY:

Day 1 - Basel, Switzerland - Arrive at

Basel Airport, where you will be transferred

to the S.S. Antoinette, overnight in port.

Day 2 - Basel, Switzerland - Today you

can enjoy a walking discovery tour of Basel

with Christmas markets.

Day 3 - Kehl (Strasbourg), France

- Choice of Strasbourg by canal with

Christmas Market OR exclusive "Taste of

Christmas" walking discovery tour.

Day 4 - Mannheim (Heidelberg),

Germany - Choice of full-day Heidelberg

tour with Christmas Market OR exclusive

Doktorenhof vinegar estate visit and

tasting.

Day 5 - Mainz, Rüdesheim - Enjoy

Siegfried's Museum of Mechanical Musical

Instruments with Christmas Market.

Day 6 - Cruising the Rhine River,

Koblenz, Germany - En route to Koblenz,

your ship will cruise along a spectacularly

scenic 40-mile stretch of the Upper Middle

Rhine Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage

Cultural Landscape. In Koblenz enjoy a

walking discovery tour with Christmas

Market.

Day 7 - Cologne, Germany - Christmas is

the perfect time to visit Cologne and

its famous Gothic cathedral. This UNESCO

World Heritage Site has a shrine said to

contain relics of the Magi-the Three

Kings-which has attracted religious

pilgrims for centuries. Cologne has

no fewer than eight Christmas markets,

and you'll have ample time to explore

them at your own pace following your

walking tour.

Day 8 - Cologne (disembark), Germany

- Disembark S.S. Antoinette, transfer to

Cologne hotel for overnight stay.

Day 9 - Cologne, Germany - Transfer

from your Cologne hotel to Dusseldorf

Airport for your return flight home.

*Cruise operates in reverse from Prague to Vienna. Prices are per person. **On-board spending money is per person, based on 2 sharing, on selected sailings and departure dates, and is non refundable and non transferable please ask for details.

Excursions, tours and hotels are subject to change and availability.

Date Category 3

Window Cabin

Category 2

Window Cabin

Category 1

French Balcony

29 Jul 2016* SOLD OUT £2699pp £3139pp

29 Oct 2016 £2059pp £2459pp £2889pp

Day 5 - Engelhartszell, Passau - Enjoy a

guided walking discovery tour of Passau,

strategically situated at the confluence of

three rivers. You will also have free time to

roam on your own.

Day 6 - Deggendorf (Theresienthal),

Straubing - Ride through the Bavarian

Forest in a horse-drawn wagon, stopping

to sample freshly baked bread en route

to a renowned glassmaking workshop.

Return to the ship and savor the beautiful

scenery on the way to Straubing.

Day 7 - Regensburg - Regensburg is

one of Europe's best-preserved medieval

towns, and a walking tour provides a

concise overview of its fascinating 2,000-

year history, or tour the state-of-the-art

BMW factory.

Day 8 - Cruising the Main-Danube

Canal, Nuremberg - After cruising the

most scenic parts of the Main-Danube

Canal, head ashore in Nuremberg for

a panoramic tour. Or take a guided

tour of significant WWII sites, including

Courtroom 600, the venue for the historic

Nuremberg Trials. In the evening, enjoy a

Captain's Farewell Reception and

Gala Dinner.

Day 9 - Nuremberg (disembark),

transfer to Prague - Disembark the ship

and transfer to Prague hotel.

Day 10 - Prague - Enjoy a panoramic

tour of Prague, then cross Charles

Bridge to the Old Town Square to

see Tyn Church and the famous

astronomical clock. Or, take a tour of

the old Jewish quarter, which features

Europe's oldest Jewish cemetery, the

Old New Synagogue and the Pinkas

Synagogue, now a memorial to Holocaust

victims.

Day 11 - Prague - Transfer from hotel

to Prague Airport for your return flight

home.

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