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Jewels of Europe with Majestic Britain & Ireland

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Between Budapest and London
Rhine, Danube, Main
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From the rugged Scottish Highlands to the serene splendour of England’s Lake District, there are few regions that have the same power to captivate and delight. Immerse yourself in England’s rich traditions, Scotland’s proud history and Ireland’s many pleasures – rolling hills, spectacular waterfalls and old crumbling ruins. Combine all this with a cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam, and you can look forward to a holiday that romances you with the very best that Europe and Britain have on offer.
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Day 1
Highlights: Welcome reception

Your journey into wonder begins here. Relax and raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception.

Meals included: Dinner
Day 2
Budapest
Highlights: Thermal Baths

Freechoice: Make the most of Budapest with a guided tour of this city of contradictory delights, or relax and unwind at the Thermal Baths and Spa. Alternatively, you can choose to experience the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock, a relic of WWII and the 1956 uprising.

Freechoice

Make the most of Budapest with a guided tour of this city of contradictory delights, or relax and unwind at the Thermal Baths and Spa. Alternatively, you can choose to experience the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock, a relic of WWII and the 1956 uprising.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3
Vienna
Highlights: Enrich Private Viennese concert

As you cruise the mighty Danube relax in one of the lounges and viewing areas, and enjoy the scenery as your Scenic Space-Ship sails towards the majestic city of Vienna.

Enrich

Breathe in the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein while enjoying a glass of fine Austrian Sekt. Then be enthralled by an enchanting private Viennese evening concert featuring the timeless music of Strauss and Mozart.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4
Vienna
Highlights: Imperial treasures

Freechoice: Take a guided tour of Bratislava or Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, visit the world-renowned Spanish Riding School and either tour the stables or see the famous Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program. Or you might wish to explore this majestic city on a guided cycling tour.

Freechoice

Take a guided tour of Bratislava or Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, visit the world-renowned Spanish Riding School and either tour the stables or see the famous Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program. Or you might wish to explore this majestic city on a guided cycling tour.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5
Dürnstein > Melk
Highlights: Sundowners in Wachau Valley

Freechoice: Embark on an enjoyable guided bike ride along the river from Dürnstein to Melk or be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey. Alternatively, visit a local winery and sample some of its fine wines.

Sundowners
As the day ends, you’ll get to enjoy the fine view of the breathtakingly beautiful Wachau Valley – a wonderful ending to a magnificent day.

Freechoice

Embark on an enjoyable guided bike ride along the river from Dürnstein to Melk or be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey. Alternatively, visit a local winery and sample some of its fine wines.

Sundowners

As the day ends, you’ll get to enjoy the fine view of the breathtakingly beautiful Wachau Valley – a wonderful ending to a magnificent day.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6
Passau > Salzburg
Highlights: The Wonder of the Sound of Music

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Let the ‘Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ transport you to another time and place. Based on the timeless movie of the same name, this exclusive production is performed in the rolling hills of Salzburg and will wow you with its stage sets. Enjoy an authentic Austrian lunch and then hum along to the show’s catchy classics.

Enrich

Let the ‘Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ transport you to another time and place. Based on the timeless movie of the same name, this exclusive production is performed in the rolling hills of Salzburg and will wow you with its stage sets. Enjoy an authentic Austrian lunch and then hum along to the show’s catchy classics.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7
Regensburg
Highlights: Danube Gorge

At the confluence of three rivers, Regensburg offers a rich tapestry of experiences, from its medieval Old Town to the Bavarian Forest on its border.

Freechoice

Enjoy a walking tour of the city or hop on board a local ferry and sail the Danube Gorge to view Weltenburg Abbey, sampling beer from one of the oldest monastic breweries in the world.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8
Nuremberg
Highlights: WW2 history

Welcome to this fascinating Bavarian city, dating back to the 11th century.

Freechoice

Visit moving WWII sites, or take a baking class.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 9
Bamberg
Highlights: Old town

Immerse yourself in the World Heritage-listed old town of Bamberg, alive with history. With your knowledgeable local guide, walk the same cobbled streets as medieval traders once did.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 10
Würzburg
Highlights: Romantic Rothenburg

Freechoice: Visit the Bishop’s Residenz Palace and sample some exquisite local wine, or explore the famous Romantic Road – an important trade route during the Middle Ages. Then take in the beautiful walled town of Rothenburg, a medieval gem that overlooks the Tauber River.

Freechoice

Visit the Bishop’s Residenz Palace and sample some exquisite local wine, or explore the famous Romantic Road – an important trade route during the Middle Ages. Then take in the beautiful walled town of Rothenburg, a medieval gem that overlooks the Tauber River.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 11
Würzburg > Rüdesheim
Highlights: Full day cruising

Soak in the vistas of the Main River as you spend a full day relaxing on board your Scenic Space-Ship. Allow the passing scenery to mesmerise you from the comfort of your suite or the Sun Deck. Commentary from your Scenic Tailormade device will describe the captivating view unfolding before you in vivid detail. Or simply indulge in the on board amenities of your 5-star floating hotel.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 12
Rüdesheim > Rhine Gorge > Marksburg Castle
Highlights: Castle Medieval Castle banquet

Immerse yourself in charming Rüdesheim and board the Winzerexpress mini train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Then enjoy a cable car ride to the Niederwald Monument for a spectacular bird’s eye view of the river.

Enrich

Delight in the medieval ambience at Marksburg Castle, which has remained virtually unchanged since the Middle Ages. You’ll get the opportunity to partake in a magnificent medieval feast, with an abundance of fine fare and quantities of free flowing local red wine.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 13
Cologne
Highlights: Cologne cathedral

Freechoice: Stroll through Cologne and view the filigree twin towers of the famous cathedral. Or enjoy a taste experience lecture on board your Scenic Space-Ship.

Freechoice

Stroll through Cologne and view the filigree twin towers of the famous cathedral. Or enjoy a taste experience lecture on board your Scenic Space-Ship.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 14
Amsterdam
Highlights: Canal cruise

Freechoice: Experience an iconic canal cruise or enjoy a slice of quintessential Holland at Zaanse Schans, with its windmills and open-air conservation area.

Freechoice

Experience an iconic canal cruise or enjoy a slice of quintessential Holland at Zaanse Schans, with its windmills and open-air conservation area.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 15
Amsterdam > London
Highlights: Welcome to London

Depart Amsterdam and transfer to the airport for your flight to London and enjoy a two night Special Stay.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 16
London
Highlights: Traditional pub dinner

Take a guided tour of incredible London.

Freechoice

Ride the iconic London Eye or visit history-rich Westminster Abbey.

Enrich

This afternoon cruise the River Thames, from the Tower of London and Tower Bridge to historic Greenwich, where you’ll enjoy a welcome dinner at one of London’s most historic pubs.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 17
London > Bath
Highlights: Salisbury and Stonehenge

Discover mythical Stonehenge, then continue to Salisbury and visit its majestic cathedral. Your day ends in beautiful Bath, with a two night Special Stay.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 18
Bath > Bristol > Bath
Highlights: SS Great Britain

Discover Bath on an open top bus tour, followed by a visit to the Roman Baths. Then travel to Bristol, and visit the SS Great Britain, which spent its life transporting emigrants to America and Australia.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 19
Bath > Waterford
Highlights: Mystical Wales

Journey through Wales, before crossing the Irish Sea to Waterford, where you’ll spend one night.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 20
Waterford > Killarney
Highlights: Blarney Castle

Discover Blarney Castle and you may wish to kiss the famous stone to receive the gift of the gab, before travelling to Killarney for a two night stay.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 21
Ring of Kerry
Highlights: Ring of Kerry

Today experience a journey to remember – the beautiful Ring of Kerry.

Freechoice

Enjoy a traditional pony and trap ride, or visit the historic Muckross House.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 22
Killarney > Galway
Highlights: Cliffs of Moher

Today explore Bunratty Folk Park, before driving along the spectacular coastline to the Cliffs of Moher. Arrive in Galway for an overnight stay.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 23
Galway > Dublin
Highlights: Irish dancing and dining

Journey to Dublin, and spend two nights at one of Dublin’s iconic hotels. Tonight, visit an Irish pub for dinner, and be immersed in the local music and culture.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 24
Dublin
Highlights: Guinness experience

Join your local guide and discover this fascinating city.

Freechoice

Tour Trinity College and access the astonishing Long Room and famous Book of Kells, or explore the Guinness Storehouse.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 25
Dublin > Chester
Highlights: Chester Cathedral

Today catch the ferry to Wales, and visit Caernarfon’s majestic 13th century castle, then travel to Chester, one of Britain’s best preserved walled cities, where you’ll spend two nights.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 26
Chester
Highlights: Victorian architecture

Discover Chester on a guided walking tour, including a visit to Chester Cathedral.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 27
Chester > Lake District
Highlights: The Beatles story

Depart for Liverpool and rediscover the 60s phenomenon that was the ‘Fab Four’ at the Beatles Story Museum. Then, journey to the picturesque Lake District.

Freechoice

Enjoy a cruise on Lake Windermere, or explore the World of Beatrix Potter. Tonight you’ll stay overnight in the Lake District.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 28
Lake District > Loch Lomond > Glasgow
Highlights: Pristine natural beauty

Travel past the border where Hadrian’s Wall once stood and through unspoilt scenery to Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow. Enjoy an orientation tour, before arriving for your overnight stay.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 29
Glasgow > Inverness
Highlights: Scottish Highlands

Journey to mysterious Loch Ness and visit the ruins of Urquhart Castle, before heading to Inverness for a two night stay.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 30
Inverness
Highlights: Glenfiddich distillery

Discover Cawdor Castle to discover the importance of the ‘wee dram’ to the local economy, before visiting a traditional cooperage.

Enrich

Tour the historic Glenfiddich Distillery and sample one of the most celebrated whiskies in Scotland

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 31
Inverness > Edinburgh
Highlights: Falconry display

This afternoon arrive in Edinburgh, your home for the next two nights.

Enrich

Enjoy morning tea and a display of the ancient art of falconry, known as the ‘sport of kings’ which dates back almost 4,000 years.

Enrich

Enjoy a guided tour of Stirling Castle, a great symbol of Scottish independence and a source of enduring national pride, where you’ll get to enjoy a glass of champagne.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 32
Edinburgh
Highlights: Royal Yacht Britannia; Military Tattoo.

Take an insightful city tour, then board the Royal Yacht Britannia, which served the Queen and her family from 1953 to 1997. The ship has been preserved in the state it was on the Queen’s last official voyage. Later, explore Edinburgh Castle, the iconic symbol of this beautiful 1,000 year-old city.

Tonight enjoy the magnificent Military Tattoo.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 33
Edinburgh > York
Highlights: Viking heritage

Journey to York by train for an overnight stay, to learn about the city’s Roman and Viking heritage on a guided tour.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 34
York > Stratford
Highlights: William Shakespeare

Today visit Chatsworth House, the backdrop of the film Pride and Prejudice. Continue on to Stratford-upon-Avon and discover the birthplace of Shakespeare before checking in to the elegant hotel

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 35
Stratford > Oxford > London
Highlights: Famous university town

This morning, visit Oxford for a guided walking tour before travelling on to London for your overnight Special Stay.

Meals included: Breakfast
Day 36
London
Highlights: Farewell

Depart after breakfast. London is the end of your journey, but it will be the start of a lifetime of wonderful memories.

Meals included: Breakfast
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