AUG 16 – AUG 25, 2021
Your LGBT+, all-inclusive, guaranteed full ship charter adventure begins in Prague, where you’ll enjoy two days in one of Europe’s most beautiful and best-preserved cities. Prague’s medieval center remains a beautiful mixture of cobblestone pathways and Gothic cathedrals. From Prague, we travel to one of Europe’s most fabled rivers, the Danube.
Your cruise journeys from picturesque Passau to Melk, Vienna, Bratislava and culminates in in the vibrant Hungarian city of Budapest, one of Europe’s hottest destinations.
On board the gorgeous Amadeus Imperial, you will be pampered by a crew of forty in an atmosphere of total relaxation. We’ve created an itinerary that includes the three best European cities that have become prime destinations for gay and lesbian travelers.
This cruise vacation has it all – historic sites, charming towns, world-class wine and cuisine and more!
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Day 1: Prague, Czech Republic – AUGUST 16, 2021
Arrive in Prague and transfer to your hotel. The balance of the day is free time to start exploring this beautiful city. Meet your fellow guests at welcome gathering in the early evening at approximately 5:30pm. (Welcome Reception)
Day 2: Prague, Czech Republic – AUGUST 17, 2021
This morning’s included sightseeing reveals why Prague is considered one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. You’ll have the opportunity to visit the Church of Tyn, see the famous Astronomical Clock and walk over the spectacular Charles Bridge. Your afternoon is free to mix with the locals at Wenceslaus Square, shop for souvenirs or enjoy one of the charming cafés or restaurants. Wander along the banks of the Vltava River, relax at an outdoor restaurant, or shop for local handicrafts and art work.
Day 3: Prague/Passau, Germany – AUGUST 18, 2021
After breakfast and a morning at leisure, we venture from Prague through the pastoral countryside to Passau, where the Rivers Inn and Ilz join the Danube. We’ll make a stop along the way for lunch. Upon arrival to Passau we will board the Amadeus Imperial, your home for the next seven nights. Tonight, we gather on board for a Gala Welcome Dinner.
Day 4: Passau/Linz, Austria – AUGUST 19, 2021
After breakfast enjoy a city walk through Passau, gaze at this fairy-tale city founded more than 2,000 years ago. Or, take an optional full-day tour to charming Salzburg, Mozart’s birthplace and the city that hosted many filming sites for The Sound of Music. For those staying on board, enjoy a scenic cruise from Passau into Austria and on to Linz. Take a walk through this delightful town, Austria’s third largest city.
Day 5: Melk/Durnstein/Vienna, Austria – AUGUST 20, 2021
Cruise through the narrow Strudengau and reach the Wachau Valley early this morning. We arrive in Melk, home of the magnificent Benedictine Abbey, one of Europe’s largest baroque monasteries. Return to the ship for lunch and scenic sailing through the romantic Wachau Valley. Or, opt for a scenic 17.5 mile ride along the river (see add-ons for more details). Later this afternoon, we visit enchanting Durnstein and taste some of the local wines. Late this evening, arrive in Vienna, the “City of Music” and Austria’s magnificent capital.
Day 6: Vienna, Austria – AUGUST 21, 2021
Today explore the vibrant Austrian capital and savor the Baroque elegance of romantic Vienna on the guided city tour, which includes a scenic coach tour of the famous Ringstrasse, and features inside visits to St. Stephen’s Cathedral and the National Library. The tour is followed by free time in the city center to shop for souvenirs or sample some of Vienna’s famous pastries. The remainder of the day is yours to explore the city in your own way.
Day 7: Vienna, Austria – AUGUST 22, 2021
Another day in Vienna is yours to enjoy as you like. Relax onboard, stroll the city at your own pace or take the included tour of spectacular Schonbrunn Palace and its gardens. This evening, take in an optional Mozart and Strauss concert at the beautiful Kursalon in Vienna’s city center.
Day 8: Bratislava, Slovakia / Budapest, Hungary – AUGUST 23, 2021
Bratislava, known as Pressburg until 1945, is the capital of Slovakia and one of the most famous cities on the Danube. An included tour takes us on a walk through the pedestrian precinct, past St. Martin’s Cathedral, the Town Hall and Michael’s Gate, before offering free time to explore on your own. Late evening arrival into Budapest.
Day 9: Budapest, Hungary – AUGUST 24, 2021
This morning, a sightseeing tour takes you to historic Buda Castle, where you can enjoy a splendid view of the twin cities of Buda and Pest. Your tour also features the Fisherman’s Bastion, the Royal Palace, Matthia Church, Heroes’ Square and more. After dinner, the ship will sail a special evening cruise past the city’s beautifully lit riverfront.
Day 10: Budapest, Hungary – AUGUST 25, 2021
Disembarkation day. Budapest is an amazing city with new adventures around every corner. Stay an additional day or two and experience one of the many spas that the city has been famous for since Roman times. (Additional post hotel nights available upon request.) Disembarkation transfers are available anytime.
- Guaranteed all-LGBT+ charter
- 2 nights hotel accommodation in Prague including daily Buffet Breakfast
- Welcome reception in Prague
- ½ day guided walking tour in Prague
- Transfer from the hotel in Prague to the ship in Passau
- 7 nights cruise accommodation
- Complimentary beer, wine, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages throughout the cruise
- Superb Dining: all meals included during your cruise
- Complimentary shore excursions offered daily
- Brand g signature entertainment
- Optional tour to Salzburg, Austria
- Two full days and nights in vibrant Vienna
- Airport transfers in Prague (PRG) and Budapest (BUD)