Day 1 | Highlights:
You can look forward to a wonderful stay, with three nights at one of our luxurious city central hotels.
Day 2 | Paris Highlights:
Discover Paris on a guided tour, or explore the Louvre museum. Alternatively, enjoy a walking tour with a local Parisian.
Day 3 | Paris Highlights:
Your Tour Director will help plan your free day.
Day 4 | Paris > Amsterdam Highlights:
Travel to Amsterdam to board your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship.
Day 5 | Amsterdam Highlights:
Cruise the canals of Amsterdam, or enjoy a slice of quintessential Holland at Zaanse Schans.
Day 6 | Cologne Highlights:
Explore the unique Neanderthal Museum or discover Cologne. Alternatively enjoy an on board cooking demonstration.
Day 7 | Rhine Gorge > Rüdesheim Highlights:
Immerse yourself in historic Rüdesheim, then board the Winzerexpress mini train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum.
Day 8 | Freudenberg > Tastes of ‘Oktoberfest’ Highlights:
In Freudenberg you’ll get the chance to celebrate the Scenic version of ‘Oktoberfest’, Germany’s famously fun festival.
Day 9 | Würzburg Highlights:
Follow the Romantic Road to Rothenburg on a guided tour, or explore charming Würzburg on your own. Tonight perhaps attend Würzburg’s beautiful Christmas Mass.
Day 10 | Würzburg > Nuremberg Highlights:
Merry Christmas. Celebrate with newfound friends as you cruise towards Nuremberg.
Day 11 | Nuremberg Highlights:
Visit moving WWII sites or choose something lighter – the Tastes of Nuremberg food tour, with its delicious local fare. Or perhaps take a cooking class.
Day 12 | Regensburg Highlights:
Enjoy a walking tour of Regensburg or visit the Thurn and Taxis Palace.
Day 13 | Passau > Salzburg Highlights:
Let the ‘Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ transport you to another time and place. This exclusive production is performed in the rolling hills of Salzburg.
Day 14 | Melk > Dürnstein Highlights:
Day 15 | Vienna Highlights:
Discover this elegant city on an enjoyable guided tour.
Day 16 | Vienna Highlights:
Tour Schönbrunn Palace or discover beautiful Bratislava. Alternatively, visit the world-renowned Spanish Riding School and either tour the stables or see Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program. Or join our Shop with a Chef activity.
Day 17 | Vienna > Budapest Highlights:
Happy New Year. Celebrate with newfound friends as you cruise towards Budapest.
Day 18 | Budapest Highlights:
Let an expert guide you through this city of contradictory delights, or unwind at the Thermal Baths and Spa instead. Alternatively, brave the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock.
Day 19 | Budapest > Prague Highlights:
Journey by coach to the city they call the ‘Paris of the East’, and spend three nights in Prague.
Day 20 | Prague Highlights:
Today explore Prague in all its gothic glory on a guided tour with a knowledgeable local guide.
Day 21 | Prague Highlights:
Enjoy the chance to explore this magnificent city.
Day 22 | Prague Highlights:
After breakfast, farewell Prague taking many wonderful memories with you.