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Enchanting Danube - Passau to Budapest

From £3,399pp

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Exclusive Savings - Only available when booking with ROL Cruise*

Shore Excursions, Unlimited Drinks, Wi-Fi & Gratuities Included*

Just a Deposit Required, then Nothing to Pay until 2021*

Exclusive BONUS Savings of up to £325*


Cruise Overview

  • Duration 7 nights
  • Departs 28 Aug 2022
  • Sails from Passau, Germany
  • Ship S.S. Maria Theresa
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍1731148‍

Your Itinerary

Fly from London Sun 28 Aug 2022

(regional and premium class flights may be available on request)

Passau

Passau, Germany Sun 28 Aug 2022

Passau

Upon arrival, transfer to the port at Passau and embark the ultra-luxurious S.S. Maria Theresa for your seven night all-inclusive river cruise

Passau, Germany

Passau, Germany Mon 29 Aug 2022

Passau, Germany

Passau is a crossroads in more ways than one, as three rivers meet here and three nations nearly do, making for a fascinating cultural mosaic. Discover Europe’s largest pipe organ or enjoy an invigorating riverside hike or bike ride

★ Featured Excursions - Passau walking discovery tour with St. Stephan’s organ concert OR guided “Let’s Go” bicycle ride along the Inn River OR guided “Let’s Go” hike along the Ilz River

Linz

Salzburg/Linz, Austria Tue 30 Aug 2022

Linz

Enjoy Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart, or visit Linz, known for its famous Linzer torte

★ Featured Excursion - Full-day Salzburg tour OR Linz town and country: opera house and cider farm visit

Melk

Melk – Cruising the Wachau Valley – Dürnstein, Austria Wed 31 Aug 2022

Melk

This morning, visit the 900-year-old Melk Abbey and its extraordinary baroque-style library. Later, head to Dürnstein, a lovely place to wander cobblestone lanes, browse quaint shops and maybe hike up to a ruined castle

★ Featured Excursion - Melk Abbey with library visit AND choice of Dürnstein with an exclusive Nikolaihof wine estate visit and tasting OR Saffron workshop with Dürnstein village stroll

Vienna

Vienna, Austria Thu 01 Sep 2022

Vienna

Experience the City of Waltzes today, plus, enjoy VIP access to an extraordinary collection of art at Vienna’s Art History Museum. An exclusive viewing before it opens to the public, reserved solely for Uniworld guests

★ Featured Excursion - “Morning with the Masters” at the Vienna Art History Museum

★ Featured Excursion - Vienna city tour OR “Do as the Locals Do” Vienna walking tour

Vienna

Vienna, Austria – Cruising the Danube River – Bratislava, Slovakia Fri 02 Sep 2022

Vienna

You may wish to relax and enjoy a drink on board whilst taking in the scenery as the ship bends its way along the Austrian Danube toward Bratislava. Upon arrival, learn about Bratislava’s past from a local expert, check out street art and sample some Slovakia treats

★ Featured Excursions - Bratislava walking discovery tour

Austria, Danube river cruises

Budapest, Hungary Sat 03 Sep 2022

Austria, Danube river cruises

Explore this dynamic and multi-faceted city with your choice of tours. This evening, enjoy a Captain’s Farewell Reception & Dinner

★ Featured Excursion - Enjoy a Budapest city panoramic highlights & Opera House visit OR enjoy a ‘Do as the Locals Do’ Budapest walking tour

Austria, Danube river cruises

Budapest, Hungary - Disembark the ship Sun 04 Sep 2022

Austria, Danube river cruises

Itinerary as per 2022, some details may differ - Please contact your ROL Cruise Specialist for the 2020/21 version

Transfer to the airport for your flight from London Sun 04 Sep 2022

(regional and premium class flights may be available on request)

Arrive in London Sun 04 Sep 2022

What's included *

  • Exclusive Savings when you book with ROL Cruise
  • Plus book by 8pm 30th November 2020 to receive BONUS Savings of up to £350 per booking off the Advertised Fare
  • All-Inclusive River Cruising
  • Unlimited beverages included on board, including fine wine, beer, premium spirits, soft drinks, speciality coffee and tea, and mineral water
  • All gratuities, both on board and on shore
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio headset system on all excursions
  • Use of Nordic walking sticks
  • Butler service for all suites
  • FREE Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • Impeccable service with one of the highest staff-to-guest ratios of any cruise line
  • On board fitness centre
  • On board exercise and wellness classes, led by certified wellness instructors in Europe
  • Elegant and well-appointed staterooms and suites with the finest linens, towels and Savoir® of England beds
  • On board entertainment and Signature Lectures
  • JUST A DEPOSIT REQUIRED, THEN NOTHING TO PAY UNTIL 2021
  • Return flights (regional and premium class flights may be available on request) and overseas transfers
  • Health & Sanitation Protocols: - All guests must complete a health screening prior to embarkation. - Gloves, face masks and small bottles of hand sanitizer will be readily available for each guest. - All coffee table books, magazines and brochures have been removed from public use. Guests will be able to access these reading materials via a complimentary PressReader app on their mobile devices. For full details, please visit the Uniworld cruise line page. Health & Sanitation Protocol features may vary in Russia & Asia.
  • Black Friday Exclusive – Book an Ocean View or above by 8pm 30th November and receive a FREE John Lewis Gift Card worth up to £40

The 5★ All-Inclusive 2022 Rivers of Europe Launch

Book today and earn up to £116.58 off your next ROL Cruise booking

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Cabins & Prices

* Prices shown are per person, based on two adults sharing a twin cabin and include all cruise offer discounts and savings.

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Classic

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (162 sq ft - 15 sq m) Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, individual thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre and satellite, and bottled water Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, towel warmer, cosy bathrobes and slipper

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Deluxe Balcony

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (194 sq ft - 18 sq m) with an open-air balcony Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, individual thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre and satellite, and bottled water Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, towel warmer, cosy bathrobes and slippers

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French Balcony

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (194 sq ft - 18 sq m) with a French balcony Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, individual thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre and satellite, and bottled water Marble bathroom with Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, towel warmer, cosy bathrobes and slippers

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Suite

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (305 sq ft - 28.3 sq m) with an open-air balcony Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, individual thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre and satellite, and bottled water

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Grand Suite

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (410 sq ft - 38 sq m) with a French balcony Handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, built-in closet, hair dryer, safe, individual thermostat, flat-screen TV with infotainment centre and satellite, and bottled water The Grand Suite offers extra benefits, including a separate spacious living room, bathroom with a separate rain shower and tub, and secluded toilet and bidet area

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The Ship - S.S. Maria Theresa

  • Occupancy150
  • Length443 ft (135.03 m)
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Crowned “Best New River Ship” by Cruise Critic in 2015, S.S. Maria Theresa is an unforgettable craft simply glittering with regal opulence. Her unparalleled grandeur, historic elegance and imperial charm oozes true decadence while painstaking attention to detail ensures that absolutely every modern convenience is catered for.

Furnished in exquisite Baroque and Rococo style with handcrafted furniture, magnificent artwork, antiques and silk-clad walls, S.S. Maria Theresa exudes splendour. Her namesake, the beloved Archduchess of Austria and Empress of the Holy Roman Empire, makes her presence felt throughout – from the elegant and spacious accommodation to the scrupulously authentic detail of the décor.

Experience the Difference

  • Our ABTA membership & ATOL license protects all our package or tailormade holidays booked through ROL Cruise so you can book with confidence knowing you are fully protected
  • Award winning Cruise Miles® loyalty programme; with over 400,000 UK members
  • Winners of more than 50 Cruise Awards over the last 5 years
  • The UK's No.1 Independent Cruise Specialist; delivering impartial advice
  • Customer satisfaction at 98% and a Feefo score of 4.8/5.
  • Expert staff with over 1,000 years of combined travel expertise offering 5★ service
  • Flexible Payment Options Available
  • Celebrating our 25th year as a cruise-only specialist
  • Key strategic partner with the major cruise lines
  • Voted The UK & Ireland's No.1 Ocean Cruise Specialist in TTG's 2020 Top 50 Travel Agencies Awards
  • Ambassadors representing us and guiding our customers onboard and at key locations on their holidays

* Terms & Conditions

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Booking conditions of Uniworld and Reader Offers Limited Agency terms of business apply. Fares are per person based on two adults sharing and may increase or be withdrawn at any time. Offers apply to new bookings only. Regional and premium class flights will incur supplementary costs and may require an additional overnight stay. Unlimited drinks are subject to the cruise line’s T&Cs. Savings are based on two adults sharing. Tours are subject to change and may not be suitable for guests with mobility restrictions. Order of sightseeing may change throughout the itinerary. Substitute visits to other sites may occur during your trip due to water levels or other uncontrollable factors. Spa facilities will incur an additional charge. Additional discount is not advertised and will need to be taken off the fare. Cruise Miles T&Cs apply. E&OE.

John Lewis Gift Card is tiered on cabin grade booked, based on one per booking for UK mainland addresses only when booked by 8pm 30th November 2020.

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