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Cruises to Vilshofen


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Top Vilshofen Cruises

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Authentic Danube - Nuremberg to Vienna

River Princess 14 Aug 2024 7 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Nuremberg

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Sail with Uniworld, as seen on Channel 5's Cruising with Jane McDonald

Included shore excursions & free wi-fi*

6★ All-Inclusive boutique river cruising*

Itinerary: Nuremberg, Germany - Regensburg, Germany - Straubing - Deggendorf - Vilshofen, Germany - Vilshofen - Passau, Germany - Weissenkirchen - Melk, Austria - Vienna, Austria - Vienna,...
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Outside from £2,599pp

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Shore Excursions Included
Authentic Danube - Nuremberg to Vienna

River Princess 22 May 2024 7 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Nuremberg

Unlimited drinks & included gratuities*

Sail with Uniworld, as seen on Channel 5's Cruising with Jane McDonald

Included shore excursions & free wi-fi*

6★ All-Inclusive boutique river cruising*

Itinerary: Nuremberg, Germany - Regensburg, Germany - Straubing - Deggendorf - Vilshofen, Germany - Vilshofen - Passau, Germany - Weissenkirchen - Melk, Austria - Vienna, Austria - Vienna,...
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Outside from £2,999pp

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Shore Excursions Included
Authentic Danube - Nuremberg to Vienna

River Princess 19 Jun 2024 7 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Nuremberg

Unlimited drinks & included gratuities*

Sail with Uniworld, as seen on Channel 5's Cruising with Jane McDonald

Included shore excursions & free wi-fi*

6★ All-Inclusive boutique river cruising*

Itinerary: Nuremberg, Germany - Regensburg, Germany - Straubing - Deggendorf - Vilshofen, Germany - Vilshofen - Passau, Germany - Weissenkirchen - Melk, Austria - Vienna, Austria - Vienna,...
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Outside from £2,999pp

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What to see in Vilshofen

Vilshofen, nestled on the Danube River in Bavaria, is a picturesque town brimming with medieval charm. Its well-preserved Old Town boasts cobblestone streets and historic architecture. With a rich cultural scene, scenic riverfront and warm Bavarian hospitality, Vilshofen offers a delightful escape in the heart of Germany.

Begin your exploration of Vilshofen by immersing yourself in its enchanting Old Town, where cobblestone streets and well-preserved medieval architecture transport you back in time. Stroll through the historic centre and discover the town's rich heritage. A highlight of Vilshofen's Old Town is the Stadtplatz, surrounded by picturesque buildings with colourful facades. Here, you'll find the striking Stadtpfarrkirche St. Johannes Baptist, a Gothic-style church known for its ornate interior and impressive organ. Take a moment to step inside and admire the intricate craftsmanship.

Vilshofen’s location along the Danube River makes it an ideal starting point for a scenic river cruise. Whether you're embarking on a multi-day cruise or a day trip, exploring the Danube by boat is a wonderful way to experience the natural beauty and cultural richness of the region. Cruise options from Vilshofen include journeys through the picturesque Danube Valley, where you'll encounter charming villages, vineyards and historic castles perched on hilltops. Some cruises offer guided tours and commentary, providing insights into the history and culture of the area. A highlight of Danube River cruises is the opportunity to pass through the mesmerising Schlögener Schlinge, a unique loop in the river. The steep, forested hillsides and the tranquil flow of the Danube create a breathtaking panorama. You can also enjoy onboard dining, providing a taste of Bavarian cuisine paired with local wines.

A short drive from Vilshofen, the Deggendorf Wildlife Park offers an opportunity to connect with nature and observe native wildlife in a natural habitat setting. This family-friendly attraction provides an educational and enjoyable experience for visitors of all ages. The wildlife park is home to a variety of animals, including deer, wild boar, lynx, wolves and many species of birds. As you explore the park's trails and enclosures, you can observe these animals up close while learning about their behaviours and habitats. The park's layout is designed to resemble the animals' natural environments, creating an immersive experience. It's an ideal place for nature enthusiasts, wildlife photographers and families with children interested in wildlife conservation.


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