Prague & Gems of the Danube with Debbie Travis

Enjoy 3 nights in Prague as you explore the city with a local guide before you embark on a 7 day river cruise along the Danube from Nuremberg to Budapest.

11 Days
Prague to Budapest
From (CAD)
$ 6,726
Dates & Pricing

2023 Prague > Budapest

A river unlike any other

It’s hardly surprising that one of Europe’s longest waterways is home to so many wonderful attractions.
About Debbie Travis: Debbie merged her two passions, design and television production by producing and hosting Debbie Travis’ Painted House. This ground-breaking series was followed by more international successful shows - Debbie Travis’ Facelift, From the Ground Up and All For One Debbie has many awards included 4 Geminis and she has appeared as a guest on numerous shows from The Oprah Show, Regis and Kelly, The Today Show and Debbie is a regular guest on the Marilyn Denis Show. Her latest project is La Dolce Debbie, a six-part 30-minute series that documents her heartwarming and often hilarious story of restoring a 13th century ruin in the heart of Tuscany, Italy. Now a luxury boutique hotel, Villa Reniella is where Debbie hosts retreats, classic car rallies and corporate events, sharing the wonders of Tuscany with others. Debbie was born and raised in the North of England and divides her time between her homes and businesses in Tuscany, London and Toronto. She and her husband have two sons.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
PNB
Duration:
11 days
Departure City:
Prague
Return City:
Budapest

Selected Itinerary

11 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Welcome to Prague

    Start your journey with a three night stay at one of our luxurious city centre hotels.

  2. Day 2 - Prague

    Join your local guide on a fascinating city walk exploring Prague in all its Gothic glory. Visit the Old Town and view the famous Astronomical Clock. Later, venture across the world-famous Charles Bridge that was commissioned in 1357 by Charles IV.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Prague

    Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore this magnificent city on your own. Prague is home to some of the world’s most striking architectural wonders, and today they’re yours to discover.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  4. Day 4 - Prague > Nuremberg

    Journey by coach 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 Debbie Travis will be introduced.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - 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

  6. Day 6 - 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. Alternatively, explore Kuchlbauer’s World of Beer, the brewery offers a unique design inspired by renowned Viennese artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser famous for his use of bright colours and unique shapes. Taste the delicious brew produced here and visit the Kuchlbauer Tower.

    If you’re feeling active, hop aboard an e-bike for a self-guided cycle to the Walhalla monument with Scenic Tailormade. 

    In the morning, Debbie Travis will host a meet and greet session. Day of meeting is subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - 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, or taste your way through the Wachau Valley sampling many regional delicacies as you go.

    Exclusive for Debbie Travis Guests: Enjoy an onboard evening presentation by multi award-winning designer, TV host and author Debbie Travis.  Night of presentation is subject to change

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Vienna

    Freechoice

    Take a guided tour of historic Bratislava, or tour Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, explore Vienna on a guided cycling tour to the Danube Island, or discover the Belvedere Museum, one of Europe’s most stunning Baroque landmarks. 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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Budapest

    Freechoice

    Join a guided city tour including a piano concert, or discover the city’s Jewish heritage. Alternatively, take a guided hike to Buda Hill, or journey to nearby Szentendre, known for its museums, galleries and artists. Alternatively, learn how to make a traditional Hungarian dish with a local.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - 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 refer to our terms and conditions. Please note: Itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

EXCLUSIVE HIGHLIGHTS
  • A welcome reception introducing Debbie Travis
  • A meet and greet session with Debbie Travis
  • An onboard evening presentation by multi award-winning designer, TV host and author Debbie Travis

Truly all-inclusive luxury
  • 5-Star Scenic Space-Ships with up to 163 guests
  • Spacious Balcony Suites with an innovative Scenic Sun Lounge
  • 1 Scenic Enrich experience of an enchanting private classical evening concert at Palais Liechtenstein – Exclusive to Scenic
  • Personalise your trip with 23 included Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Dine at your choice of up to five on board venues, from casual to fine dining
  • 23 meals – 10 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 7 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium on board beverages all day, every day – not just at meal times
  • Butler service for every suite throughout your cruise
  • Complimentary full mini-bar throughout your cruise
  • Innovative Salt Therapy Lounge and fitness area
  • Scenic Tailormade App for river commentary and independent exploration
  • The freedom of our e-bikes – electrically assisted bicycles
  • Scenic Cruise Director to guide and assist & expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities on board and on shore

Pricing & Availability