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Jewels of Europe River Cruise and Paris

(18 days, Budapest - Paris, 2015)
Jewels of Europe River Cruise and Paris Tour
Explore Europe’s waterways on a 15 day cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam on a Scenic ‘Space-Ship’, your 5-star floating hotel, before spending three nights in Paris.

Budapest to Amsterdam
Uncover the treasures of the grand waterways of Europe on an unforgettable river cruise along the Danube, Rhine and Main rivers, whose banks are graced by the incredible imperial cities of Budapest, Vienna and Amsterdam. A showcase of medieval castles, vistas of vine covered slopes, the breathtaking Rhine Gorge, and charming villages; this route includes the beautiful Austrian cities of Melk and Linz; the wine town of Dürnstein in the stunning Wachau Valley; historic Cologne, Würzburg on the ‘Romantic Road’; baroque Bamberg; Nuremberg, famous for its beer and bratwurst; Regensburg, the largest preserved medieval city centre in Germany; and Passau, the ‘City of Three Rivers’.

Paris
On the River Seine at the heart of the Île-de-France is the enchanting French capital, Paris. Romanticised as the ‘city of love’ and the most visited city in the world, Paris guarantees the crème de la crème in gastronomy, shopping, the arts, museums and monuments.

All-inclusive luxury

Scenic ‘Space-Ship’
Ultimate Inclusions

  • Complimentary beverages all day, everyday^
  • Private butler service for all guests
  • Scenic Riverview – interactive on board commentary
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi internet
  • Electronically assisted Bicycles
  • Scenic ‘Sun Lounge’
  • Six dining venues, including River Café and Table La Rive
  • Return airport transfers

^conditions apply

Scenic Enrich

  • Exclusive once in a lifetime experiences
  • Enjoy a private Viennese evening concert at the majestic Palais Liechtenstein
  • Scenic Village Cultural Experience: interact with the locals and experience daily life in a German village, exclusive to Scenic Tours
  • Step back in time on a private tour and medieval banquet dinner at Marksburg Castle, a 12th century hilltop castle

Scenic Sundowners

  • Enjoy an afternoon cocktail at your day’s end overlooking the stunning Wachau Valley†

†Scenic Sundowners is a seasonal highlight and is included from 01 April to 30 September 2015

Scenic Tailormade

  • 42 options to choose from in 19 locations

Scenic FreeChoice

  • 23 included options to choose from in 15 locations

Dining Experiences

  • 45 superb meals including, 17 Breakfasts (B), 13 Lunches (L) and 15 Dinners (D)

Scenic Highlights

  • Enjoy a Hungarian folk show followed by an evening cruise along the Danube in Budapest
  • Be entertained by a Bavarian music group performance
  • Discover the history of the European Union during an on board lecture
  • Enjoy a tasting of Bamberg’s famous smoked beer
  • Guided sightseeing in Bamberg
  • Witness a spectacular on board glass blowing demonstration
  • In Rüdesheim board the ‘Winzerexpress’ mini train to visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum and ride the cable car to Niederwald Monument
  • ALL TIPPING and GRATUITIES
Day 1: Budapest (D)
Welcome to Budapest, one of Eastern Europe’s most ancient cities. A Scenic Tours Representative will personally greet you and arrange your transfer* to your luxury Scenic ‘Space-Ship’ where you will be warmly welcomed on board by your dedicated crew. Tonight enjoy a Welcome Reception with your fellow travellers.
Day 2: Budapest (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) discover the highlights of both Buda and Pest during a guided city tour; or (2) relax in the Thermal Baths and Spa; or (3) explore the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock.
Day 3: Vienna (B,L,D)
As you cruise the mighty Danube perhaps relax in one of the lounges and viewing areas on board. SCENIC ENRICH Tonight’s highlights include a glass of Austrian sekt at the majestic Palais Liechtenstein followed by an enchanting private Viennese evening concert featuring the music of Strauss and Mozart.
Day 4: Vienna (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) discover Bratislava; travel to Slovakia’s capital and enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of this historic city, then board a local train and travel back to Vienna along what was once known as the great Austro-Hungarian empire route; or (2) visit the world renowned Spanish Riding School for a guided tour, or to witness the famous Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program (not available all departure dates); or (3) take a guided tour of Schönbrunn Palace; or (4) ‘Shop with a Chef’ join your on board chef for a guided visit to a local food market, where you will have an opportunity to shop for, and taste the best ingredients this region has to offer.
Day 5: Dürnstein - Melk (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) take a picturesque bike ride from Dürnstein to Melk; or (2) visit the magnificent Benedictine Abbey in Melk. SCENIC SUNDOWNERS Enjoy an afternoon cocktail at your day’s end overlooking the stunning Wachau Valley (Scenic Sundowners is a seasonal highlight and is included from 01 April to 30 September 2015).
Day 6: Aschach - Passau (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) a visit to Salzburg, setting for ‘The Sound of Music’; or (2) take an excursion to the medieval Czech town of Cesky Krumlov.
Day 7: Regensburg (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) a guided walking tour of Regensburg including an organ recital; or (2) visit Weltenburg Abbey; board a local ferry and sail through the Danube Gorge to the impressive Weltenburg Abbey. Explore the Abbey with a local guide and enjoy beer tasting at one of the oldest monastery breweries in the world.
Day 8: Nuremberg (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) see the infamous WWII sites followed by a visit to the Documentation Centre; or (2) ‘Tastes of Nuremberg’; enjoy a delicious sampling of Nuremberg’s famous bratwurst, beer and gingerbread. Back on-board, join your fellow passengers for the opportunity to experience some of the region’s finest brews, including Bamberg’s renowned Smoked Beer.
Day 9: Bamberg (B,L,D)
Bursting with character and charm, enjoy the sights of the city on your guided tour.
Day 10: Würzburg (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) enjoy a guided walking tour of Würzburg including the Prince Bishop’s Residenz Palace and a wine tasting in its underground cellars; or (2) an excursion down the Romantic Road to Rothenburg.
Day 11: Wertheim - European Village Life (B,L,D)
SCENIC ENRICHToday you will be taken off the beaten track as an invited guest to experience European village life just for a day – exclusive to Scenic Tours. Choose from a selection of SCENIC FREE CHOICE activities, such as playing a game of Kegeln (a typical German game similar to bowling), or be welcomed into private family wineries.
Day 12: Rüdesheim - Rhine Gorge - Marksburg Castle (B,L,D)
Today in Rüdesheim board the ‘Winzerexpress’ mini train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Then board a cable car up to the Niederwald Monument, for a bird’s eye view overlooking the river. SCENIC ENRICH Highlights include a medieval banquet in the 12th century Marksburg Castle. Enjoy a private tour of the castle before stepping back in time for a medieval feast.
Day 13: Cologne (B,L,D)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) enjoy a walking tour of Cologne; or (2) a walking tour of Düsseldorf. Tonight gather in the Crystal Dining Restaurant for the Captain’s Farewell Dinner.
Day 14: Amsterdam (B,L,D)
Today cruise into the Dutch capital, Amsterdam. SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) take a sightseeing canal cruise; or (2) an excursion to the windmills of Zaanse Schans.
Day 15: Amsterdam - Paris (B)
After breakfast embark on a train journey to Paris.
Three Night Special Stay: Paris
Day 16: Paris (B)
SCENIC FREE CHOICE (1) take a guided sightseeing tour; or (2) visit the Louvre; or (3) enjoy a walking tour with a Parisian.
Day 17: Paris (B,D)
Enjoy your day at leisure. SCENIC FREE CHOICE DINING (1) dine at the world famous Lido including a show; or (2) ascend the Eiffel Tower and dine at the restaurant 58 Tour Eiffel before a short sightseeing cruise on the Seine River.
Day 18: Paris (B)
After breakfast this morning you will be transferred* to Charles de Gaulle International Airport for your homebound flight.

*Check transfer entitlements with your travel agent. For guests who have already received documentation - refer to your booking summary.

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May 2015
6
06 May 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $15,890
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite Fully Booked
Junior Suite AUD $13,990
Balcony Suite AUD $12,890 - $13,190
Outside Stateroom AUD $10,495 - $10,990
20
20 May 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $16,090
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite AUD $15,090 - $15,490
Junior Suite AUD $13,590 - $14,190
Balcony Suite AUD $12,690 - $13,390
Outside Stateroom AUD $11,190
27
27 May 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $16,090
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite AUD $15,090
Junior Suite AUD $13,590 - $14,190
Balcony Suite AUD $12,690 - $13,390
Outside Stateroom AUD $11,190
from AUD $10,495 (Outside Stateroom)
Jun 2015
3
03 Jun 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $16,090
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite AUD $15,490
Junior Suite AUD $13,590 - $14,190
Balcony Suite AUD $13,090 - $13,390
Outside Stateroom AUD $10,695 - $11,190
24
24 Jun 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $16,090
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite AUD $15,090 - $15,490
Junior Suite AUD $13,590 - $14,190
Balcony Suite AUD $12,690 - $13,390
Outside Stateroom AUD $11,190
from AUD $10,695 (Outside Stateroom)
Jul 2015
15
15 Jul 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $16,090
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite AUD $15,490
Junior Suite AUD $13,590 - $14,190
Balcony Suite AUD $12,690 - $13,390
Outside Stateroom AUD $11,190
22
22 Jul 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite Fully Booked
Royal Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Single Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Junior Balcony Suite AUD $13,540 - $14,190
Deluxe Balcony Suite AUD $13,490 - $13,990
Balcony Suite AUD $13,090 - $13,340
Standard Stateroom AUD $11,190
from AUD $11,190 (Outside Stateroom)
Aug 2015
12
12 Aug 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite Fully Booked
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite AUD $15,090 - $15,490
Junior Suite AUD $13,590
Balcony Suite AUD $12,690 - $13,390
Outside Stateroom AUD $11,190
19
19 Aug 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $16,690
Royal Balcony Suite AUD $15,690
Single Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Junior Balcony Suite AUD $13,180 - $13,590
Deluxe Balcony Suite AUD $13,490 - $13,990
Balcony Suite AUD $13,090 - $13,340
Standard Stateroom AUD $11,190
from AUD $11,190 (Outside Stateroom)
Oct 2015
7
07 Oct 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite AUD $16,090
Single Balcony Fully Booked
Royal Suite AUD $15,090 - $15,490
Junior Suite AUD $13,590 - $14,190
Balcony Suite AUD $13,290 - $13,390
Outside Stateroom AUD $11,190
14
14 Oct 2015 - Cruise Availablity
Cabin Price
Royal Panorama Suite Fully Booked
Royal Balcony Suite AUD $15,690
Single Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Junior Balcony Suite Fully Booked
Deluxe Balcony Suite AUD $13,490 - $13,990
Balcony Suite AUD $13,290 - $13,340
Standard Stateroom AUD $10,695 - $11,190
from AUD $10,695 (Standard Stateroom)
Prices include port and sundry charges. Itinerary and departure dates subject to change. Please inquire for full details. All prices are in CAD and based on per passenger twin share. Refer to the terms and conditions.
Prices include port and sundry charges. Itinerary and departure dates subject to change. Please inquire for full details. All prices are in USD and based on per passenger twin share. Refer to the terms and conditions.

At a glance

Duration
18 Days
From
AUD $10,495
per person twin share
Dates
06 May 2015
Available
20 May 2015
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27 May 2015
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03 Jun 2015
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24 Jun 2015
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15 Jul 2015
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22 Jul 2015
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12 Aug 2015
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19 Aug 2015
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07 Oct 2015
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14 Oct 2015
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