Three Capitals Short Break

Discover the spectacular capital cities of Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest on this fascinating short break

Cruise Only - Package Possible
4 nights from £598pp

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Your 4-night river cruise sails through Austria, Hungary and Slovakia. Embark the ship in Vienna, the capital of Austria and explore the city on an optional guided tour. Discover the delights of Vienna including its monuments and Vienna Parliament before cruising to Budapest. This astonishing city is cut in half by the River Danube.

Sail to Bratislava where you can enjoy an optional guided tour of the Slovakian capital before your journey ends returning to Vienna.

E148 Operated by CroisiEurope


VBV_PP: Central Europe Cruise

Day 1 - Vienna (Austria)

Board the ship at 6pm in Vienna. Meet the crew over a welcome cocktail and enjoy an Austrian themed dinner. Overnight stopover.

Day 2 - Vienna

After breakfast there is an optional guided tour of Vienna and the Scoenbrunn Palace. This afternoon's optional tour is to the Imperial Crypt - a burial chamber which was the principal place of entombment for members of the House of Habsburg, before visiting the Prunksaal. An alternative optional excursion is to discover authentic Vienna visiting back stage in the Konzerthaus concert hall which is home to the Vienna Symphony Orchestra. Cruise towards Budapest this evening.

Day 3 - Budapest (Hungary)

After breakfast explore Budapest on an optional guided tour. Discover Buda with its hills and valleys and Pest with its flat plain. Free afternoon to view the highlights of Budapest at your own pace or take an optional tour of the Gellert Baths (not included in excursion packages). Return to the ship for a Hungarian theme dinner followed by an evening of entertainment before sailing during the night to Bratislava.

Day 4 - Bratislava (Slovakia)

Spend today enjoying the scenery as you cruise the Danube to Bratislava. Take an optional guided tour of the Slovakian Capital with its splendid Baroque palaces, churches and pleasant squares. Tonight, enjoy dinner and a gala evening. Cruise through the night to Vienna.

Day 5 - Vienna

Arrive in Vienna early in the morning. Buffet breakfast on board and disembarkation around 9am.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • Four nights accommodation on board on a full-board basis
  • Unlimited complimentary house wine, beer, mineral water and soft drinks on board
  • Entertainment on board
  • Cruise Manager
  • Gala farewell dinner
  • Port taxes
  • Flight inclusive package prices include return flights from the UK and transfers

Price Does Not Include

  • Cruise only prices do not include flights or transfers
  • Optional Excursions (must be pre-booked at least 4 weeks before departure or bookable on board subject to availability)
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal on board spend
  • Gratuities

Special Features

  • CroisiEurope is the leading French river cruise company. Their ships have a distinctly French flavour, the service and the food having received much praise from Blue Water Holidays customers. Staff and passengers come from many European countries and there may be other English speaking passengers on board.

2018 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

Departure Date Cruise Only from Exclusive Blue Water Package from
Ship: Vivaldi
Oct 22, 26, 30£598£843

Price Information

  • Cabin Upgrade Supplements - Beethoven
  • Middle Deck Cabin supplement - £97pp
  • Upper Deck Cabin supplement - £114pp
  • Suite Main Deck Supplement - £114pp
  • Suite Middle Deck Supplement - £211pp
  • Suite Upper Deck Supplement - £228pp
  • Single Supplement - £224
  • Cabin Upgrade Supplements - Vivaldi
  • Middle Deck Cabin supplement - £114pp
  • Upper Deck Cabin supplement - £132pp
  • Suite Main Deck supplement - £128pp
  • Suite Middle Deck supplement - £242pp
  • Suite Upper Deck supplement - £260pp
  • Single Supplement - £290