Christmas Wonderland with Paris

Experience the wonder of Europe at Christmas with a luxury cruise from Paris to Budapest. Visit traditional Christmas markets in Regensburg & Cologne.

18 Days
Paris to Budapest
From (AUD)
$ 11,720
Dates & Pricing

2020 Paris > Budapest

Tour Map
Tour Code:
CTPA
Duration:
18 days
Departure City:
Paris
Return City:
Budapest

18 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Welcome to Paris

    A world of wonder awaits you with a three night stay at one of our luxurious city central hotels.

  2. Day 2 - Paris

    Discover Paris on a guided tour or marvel at the exhibits at the world-renowned Louvre. Alternatively, let a local Parisian show you another side of the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Paris

    You have a free day so follow your heart through Paris. Your Tour Director is on hand to help plan your day.

    Tonight savour delicious cuisine at the restaurant 58 Tour Eiffel before a short sightseeing cruise on the Seine River. Alternatively, take in dinner and a show at the world-famous Lido.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Paris > Amsterdam

    Travel to Amsterdam to board your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Amsterdam

    Cruise the canals of Amsterdam, or visit Zaanse Schans. Alternatively, explore Amsterdam on foot or by bike.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Cologne

    Discover Cologne on a guided city tour. Later, you may wish to make the most of your free time and take a stroll through the city’s Christmas markets.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Rhine Gorge > Rüdesheim

    Immerse yourself in historic Rüdesheim, then board the Winzerexpress mini-train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Miltenberg

    Take a guided city tour and explore this Franconian town.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Würzburg

    Follow the Romantic Road to Rothenburg on a guided tour, or take a city tour of Würzburg.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Bamberg

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

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Nuremberg

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

    Visit moving WWII sites or take a baking class and learn how to make traditional  German Gingerbread, or join a walking tour of the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Regensburg

    Enjoy a walking tour of Regensburg, or visit Thurn und Taxis Palace.

    Tonight perhaps attend Regensburg’s traditional Christmas Mass.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Sailing Day

    Merry Christmas. Celebrate with new found friends on board your Scenic Space-Ship as you cruise towards Linz.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Linz > Salzburg

    Let the ‘Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ transport you to another time and place.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Melk > Dürnstein > Vienna

    Be guided through Melk’s Benedictine Abbey, or cycle from Melk to Dürnstein.

    Breathe in the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein while enjoying a glass of Austrian Sekt. Then be enthralled by a private Viennese 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

  16. Day 16 - Vienna

    Tour magnificent Schönbrunn Palace or discover beautiful Bratislava. Or, visit the world-renowned Spanish Riding School and either tour the stables or see Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program. Alternatively, discover Vienna on a guided cycling tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Budapest

    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.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Budapest

    After a delicious breakfast, prepare to head home. It may be the end of your cruise, but it’s the beginning of a lifetime of fond memories.

    Please note: Pre release itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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