Gems of the Danube with Jann Arden

Discover the historical wonders of Europe on a 8 day cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest. Enjoy ultimate luxury on an all-inclusive 5 star Scenic Space-Ship.

8 Days
Nuremberg to Budapest
From (CAD)
$ 5,895
Dates & Pricing
Thank you for the overwhelming response to the upcoming 2022 Scenic Rhine River Cruise with Canadian icon, Jann Arden – it sold out in record time! As a result, we are thrilled to announce that we have added a second exclusive sailing from Nuremberg to Budapest. Space is very limited so please contact your travel agent or Scenic today to book this all-inclusive luxury Danube River Cruise.

Second Scenic River Cruise with Jann Arden Just Announced

"I'm absolutely thrilled that our first Scenic river cruise was met with such enthusiasm! Wow! To sell out all of the gorgeous staterooms in a matter of hours made my heart soar! So, we have decided to add another adventure-filled sailing because of all of you! Space will fill up fast so make sure you book your spot, as soon as possible! I am looking forward to seeing all of you in 2022."

May 2 - 9, 2022

You are invited to join our Canadian singer on board the Scenic Crystal sailing from Nuremberg to Budapest. On this musical journey, kick back on board with Jann and her band, experience an intimate concert, a CD signing, a special photo opportunity and more. Discover the medieval charm of Regensburg, embark on a guided hike along the river from Melk to Dürnstein, enjoy 5-star dining, among other once-in-a-lifetime experiences while cruising this harmonious Danube river cruise itinerary with the golden voice of Jann Arden.
A multi-platinum, award-winning singer, songwriter, actor and author, Arden has released 14 albums with 19 top ten singles. Arden’s accolades include 8 JUNO Awards including Female Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the Year, 10 SOCAN Awards and 4 Western Canadian Music Awards to name a few. In 2020, she was announced as an inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame joining the ranks of Canadian musicians including Alanis Morissette, Bryan Adams, Barenaked Ladies, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Joni Mitchell, Shania Twain and many more. Whether she is captivating audiences with her heartfelt music, entertaining them with her quick wit or sharing her written word in a boldly honest voice – Arden is a Canadian original – a brilliant multidimensional talent.

EXCLUSIVE HIGHLIGHTS WITH JANN ARDEN

  • Welcome Reception introducing Jann Arden
  • Onboard evening concert performance by multi-platinum award-winning artist Jann Arden
  • Autograph signing session


Not only will you enjoy these exclusive highlights sailing with Jann Arden, the Scenic truly all-inclusive experience means you are only meant to be exploring, unwinding, and indulging. Leave your wallet somewhere safe and take in the Scenic difference of our handcrafted Gems of the Danube itinerary.

Book Early and Save with these Limited Time Offers. Cabin Availability is Limited and will Sell Out.

  • Fly for $495 or Airfare Credit of $500 per person*
    Enjoy round trip airfare with Fly for $495 in economy or alternatively, receive an airfare credit of $500 per person.
  • Reduced deposit*
    Secure your spot on board our Jann Arden hosted cruise with a reduced deposit of only $250 per person (reduced from $500).

Book with Confidence

  • Deposit Protection Plan^
    Complimentary Standard Deposit Protection Plan^ valued at $125pp is included for new 2022 Europe River Cruise bookings made before March 31, 2021.
  • Flexible Booking Policy‡
    Enjoy flexibility to defer your travel plans by transferring to an alternate departure date or itinerary up to 60 days prior to your cruise commencing with no Scenic fees (third party fees may apply).
For more information about our Cruise with Confidence and health and safety policies visit our assurance page.

Add 3 nights in Prague | From $1,195 per person

Begin your exciting journey with a three night hotel stay in Prague to experience the wonder of this magnificent city, before embarking on your once-in-a-lifetime hosted cruise with the award-winning singer Jann Arden.

You'll stay in a luxury hotel in the city's centre enjoying an included guided tour with a local guide providing you with all the details of the city's most prized local areas. The next day you will enjoy the city at your leisure exploring further. Prague is home to some of the world's most striking architectural wonders and is a must-see European city destination.

Note that Jann Arden will not be part of this pre-cruise hotel add-on.

To book this cruise with Prague added, call us on 1 866 689 8611 or contact your travel agent.

prague

2022 Nuremberg > Budapest

A river unlike any other

It’s hardly surprising that one of Europe’s longest waterways is home to so many wonderful attractions.
Embark your 5-star luxury river cruise in Nuremberg. Explore Vienna, with its remarkable array of elegant buildings, and Budapest, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. You can look forward to enjoying it all from the comfort of your Scenic Space-Ship.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
NBU
Duration:
8 days
Departure City:
Nuremberg
Return City:
Budapest

Selected Itinerary

8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Nuremberg

    Welcome to the fascinating Bavarian city of Nuremberg, which dates back to the 11th century.
    Your cruise begins here and you’ll get to toast the occasion at this evening’s welcome reception, where our award winning host Jann Arden will be introduced.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Nuremberg

    Freechoice

    Choose to explore this wonderful city on foot with your local guide,or visit moving WWII sites which serve as a poignant reminder of the terror caused by the National Socialist regime. Alternatively, visit Nuremberg’s rock-cut cellars for a unique beer tasting under the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Regensburg

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

    Freechoice

    Join a guided walk around Regensburg, or take a ferry and sail the Danube Gorge to view historic Weltenburg Abbey, where you can sample beer from one of the oldest monastic breweries in the world. 
    If you are feeling active hop aboard an e-bike for a self guided cycle to the Walhalla monument with Scenic Tailormade.

    In the morning, Jann Arden will host an autograph signing session. Day of signing is subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Passau > Linz

    Freechoice

    Choose to visit the medieval Czech city of Cesky Krumlov and discover its World Heritage-listed Old Town, or journey to Salzburg and explore the birthplace of Mozart and the city backdrop for the film ‘The Sound of Music’. Alternatively, stay on board for a cooking demonstration as you cruise from Passau to Linz.

    Exclusive for Jann Arden Guests: Enjoy an onboard evening concert performance by multi-platinum award-winning artist Jann Arden.  Night of performance is subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Melk > Dürnstein

    Freechoice

    Be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey, or embark on a guided bike ride along the river from Melk to Dürnstein. Alternatively, meet the current owners of Artstetten Castle, once home to the Archduke Franz Ferdinand whose assassination sparked the beginning of WWI. Alternatively, taste your way through the Wachau Valley sampling many regional delicacies as you go, or perhaps meet a Schnapps producer and sample some of the many flavours on offer.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Vienna

    Freechoice

    Take a guided tour of historic Bratislava, or tour Schönbrunn Palace and witness the opulence of the Habsburg Empire. Alternatively, explore a different side of Vienna on a guided cycling tour to the Danube Island, or discover the Belvedere Museum, one of Europe’s most stunning Baroque landmarks and home to the greatest collection of Austrian art. Alternatively, journey outside of Vienna’s city centre to its acclaimed wine region, hearing tales of Vienna’s long tradition in wine production along the way.

    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 classical evening concert featuring the timeless music of Strauss and Mozart. Even in elegant Vienna, Palais Liechtenstein is one of the grandest of all venues.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Budapest

    Freechoice

    Make the most of a guided city tour including a piano concert, or discover the city’s Jewish heritage with an expert local guide. Alternatively, take a guided hike to Buda Hill for breathtaking views over the Danube, or journey to nearby Szentendre, known for its museums, galleries and artists, and discover this charming town on a guided city tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Budapest

    Depart after a wonderful farewell breakfast. Budapest is the end of your cruise, but it will be the start of a lifetime of wonderful memories.

    This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above.

    Please note: Preview itinerary subject to change.

    More about Jann Arden:

    Jann Arden is a multi-platinum, award-winning singer, songwriter, actor and author. Arden has released 14 albums with 19 top ten singles. Arden’s accolades include 8 JUNO Awards including Female Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the Year, 10 SOCAN Awards and 4 Western Canadian Music Awards to name a few. In 2020, she was announced as an inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame joining the ranks of Canadian musicians including Alanis Morissette, Bryan Adams, Barenaked Ladies, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Joni Mitchell, Shania Twain and many more. Whether she is captivating audiences with her heartfelt music, entertaining them with her quick wit or sharing her written word in a boldly honest voice – Arden is a Canadian original – a brilliant multidimensional talent.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Truly all-inclusive highlights
  • 5-star Scenic Space-Ships featuring Scenic Sun Lounges
  • 1 exclusive Scenic Enrich experience
  • Your choice of 22 Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Up to five on board dining options, from casual to fine dining
  • 20 meals – 7 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 7 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium beverages all day throughout your cruise
  • Butler service for all guests throughout your cruise
  • Exclusive Scenic Tailormade available throughout your cruise
  • The freedom of our e-bikes – electronically assisted bicycles
  • Cruise Director to guide and assist
  • Expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • All tipping and gratuities

Pricing & Availability

To secure your spot on board this very special hosted cruise,
Call our our Luxury Travel Experts on 1 866 689 8611, contact your travel agent or book online today.

General Information & Conditions. Please read carefully before booking.

*All listed offers – Inventory controlled and may be extended or cancelled at any time without notice.
Valid for new bookings made before March 31, 2021. Prices based on per person twin share in CAD available at advertising deadline, are strictly limited & subject to availability on specific dates, until sold out. Offers not in conjunction with any other offers and may be withdrawn at any time. No retroactivity. Fly Free and special airfare offers, available on select departures. A non-refundable deposit of $250 per person is due at time of booking with full payment required 90 days prior to departure. Scenic reserves the right to ticket the airfare upon receipt of deposit. Flights are booked in economy class only on Scenic’s choice of airlines and routes. Included flights are booked from 11 major Canadian gateways: YHZ, YYZ, YOW, YUL, YQR, YXE, YWG, YEG, YYC, YVR, & YYJ. Flight departures from all other Canadian cities shall be subject to additional surcharges. Flights are subject to availability of appropriate airline class and once sold out surcharges shall apply. A second non-refundable deposit of $1,500 per person is due 11 months prior to travel. If your cruise departs in less than 11 months, the second non-refundable is due immediately. Scenic reserves the right to ticket the airfare upon receipt of the second deposit. Full airline terms and conditions apply at all times. Maximum ticket value including taxes is up to $1,550 per person. Airfare credit in lieu of economy airfare and varies by cruise itinerary. Port charges and taxes are included and vary by itinerary. Groups: Offers apply to new groups booked and deposited during promotional period. No retroactivity. Any maps or other route depictions are intended as an indication only and are subject to change. All beverages are included except for a very small number of fine and vintage wines, Champagnes and spirits. Salt Therapy Lounge not available on all ships. Airport transfers are only available on the first and last day of your tour and at times we designate.

‡Flexible Booking Policy
To ensure guests can book with confidence, for all new 2022 bookings Scenic Group are including a flexible booking policy which allows guests to defer travel and transfer to an alternate departure or itinerary up to 60 days prior to travel, with no Scenic Group fee’s (3rd party fees may apply). Please note, final payment due date will remain as per booking conditions; however, this flexible policy allows changes to be made up to 60 days prior to travel. 

^Deposit Protection Plan
Complimentary Deposit Protection Plan (DPP) has been included for 2022 Europe river cruise bookings before March 31, 2021. This offer applies to new bookings only as is not applicable for re-bookings made with a Future Travel Credit voucher. Where you cancel a tour or cruise prior to the invoiced final Payment Date, and the Deposit Protection Plan applies, We will hold Your deposit, less any third party cancellation and/or administrative fees incurred by Us, for Our tour products only, (i.e. not products provided by third parties such as air travel), then We will credit the remainder of the deposit towards an alternative tour product, if You book within 24 months of cancellation. The DPP is not combinable with any other exceptional discounts or offers, that may be promoted at the time You pay Your deposit. If You do not rebook within 24 months, or utilise all of Your Deposit, it will be forfeited. If You have booked a tour with an applicable Fly Deal or other Earlybird offer, any airline cancellation fees will be deducted from the deposit amount if flights have been ticketed. The Deposit Protection Plan does not, nor is it intended to, replace travel insurance. 

For full terms and conditions refer to 2021 Europe River Cruising Brochure or click here. BC consumer protection #40178.