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A Waltz Along the Danube & Prague

Titan VIP home pick up included on this cruise.
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A Waltz Along the Danube & Prague

From £1,699 pp

This cruise on MS Bellejour is a whirlwind of Viennese waltzing, baroque buildings and historic abbeys. It begins in the cobblestone streets of Prague, before setting sail along the Danube.

Quaint waterside towns and wine-growing regions roll past as we cruise along, winding our way through Bavaria, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary. We’ll tour palaces and cathedrals in a trio of capital cities, we’ll sip Wachau Valley wines in Dürnstein and we’ll dance the waltz in Vienna.

What’s Included:

  • 2 nights in hotel and 9 nights cruise on MS Bellejour
  • 28 meals: 11 breakfasts (days 2-12) 8 lunches (days 4-11) 9 dinners (days 3-11)
  • Welcome reception party, and Evening Gala Dinner
  • Local wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Services of an experienced English-speaking onboard Cruise Director
  • Nightly onboard entertainment
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi onboard
  • Access to the wellbeing spa
  • Complimentary VOX portable headset system for cruise excursions
  • 6 included excursions: City tours of Prague, Vienna and Budapest, Weltenburg Abbey, Melk Abbey, Guided tour and wine tasting in Dürnstein
  • Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service to your chosen airport and return
  • Check-in service by Titan Staff
  • Fly from an airport near you
  • All port taxes, security charges, and fuel surcharges included
Benedictine Monastery, Melk
Danube -Bratislava,-Slovakia.-View-of-the-Bratislava-castle,-main-square
Danube - Passau. Passau skyline during sunset, Bavaria, Germany
Day 1 - Prague

Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home, for your flight to Prague.

On arrival, transfer to our hotel for the next two nights, the Wellness Hotel Step (4T) or similar.

Dinner

Day 2 - Prague

This morning, we head into the centre of Prague for a guided tour of this photogenic city.

The afternoon is free for you to see more of the city – perhaps explore the 9th century castle complex, with its UNESCO-listed basilica and palace, or visit some of the numerous museums and galleries.

With our hotel located in the city suburbs, we have arranged a shuttle service for those who require it.

Day 2 - Prague

Breakfast

Day 3 - Prague - Regensberg

After a morning at leisure, we take a coach to Regensberg with a stop for lunch. Once we reach the port, embark MS Bellejour (4T), where light refreshments are available.

A welcome cocktail and captain’s gala dinner are served this evening.

Day 3 - Prague - Regensberg

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 - Regensburg

The 18th century Weltenburg Abbey is on the agenda today. It’s a spectacular building, an opulent combination of baroque architecture, gold detailing, frescoed ceilings and marble columns.

The Benedictine monks here are famous for brewing award-winning dark ale, which they’ve been perfecting over hundreds of years.

The afternoon is free for you to explore Regensburg – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, home to architectural treasures such as the Porta Praetoria, a Roman gateway built in AD 179 and the Gothic St Peter’s Cathedral.

We set sail along the Danube in the early evening.

Day 4 - Regensburg

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 - Passau

We cruise into Passau at breakfast time, giving you the day to get to know the ‘Three Rivers City’, set at the confluence of the Danube, Inn and Ilz.

Join an optional guided tour, or head off on your own to discover this Bavarian city’s treasures, which include two Bishop’s Palaces and a Baroque cathedral.

Day 5 - Passau

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 - linz

Today we cross into Austria, where we moor in the lovely city of Linz. Again, you can join a walking tour around the city sights, or choose to do your own thing.

A previous European Capital of Culture, Linz offers a fascinating mix of old and new. Admire the Baroque town hall and cathedral, before taking a turn around the modern art museum (set inside a striking riverside building).

Once you’ve seen the sights, treat yourself to a slice of the delicious local cake, Linzer torte.

Day 6 - linz

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 - Melk - Dürnstein

We dedicate this morning to Melk, and its abbey in particular. Balancing up on a rocky promontory overlooking the river and the Wachau Valley, the abbey takes baroque splendour up a notch – every inch of the interiors seems to be covered in rich decoration and detailing.

After a tour and a wander through the gardens, we head back to the ship for an afternoon sailing to our next stop, Dürnstein.

Day 7 - Melk - Dürnstein

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8 - Dürnstein - Vienna

Dürnstein is one of Austria’s prettiest towns, and this morning we enjoy a guided tour to admire its 16th century houses and colourful monastery, and a wine tasting, where we sample a selection of wines produced here.

We depart Dürnstein at lunchtime, arriving at our next port of call – Vienna – in the early evening.

Day 8 - Dürnstein - Vienna

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 9 - Vienna

This morning, we have a guided city tour of Vienna. Austria’s capital boasts a glorious collection of Baroque palaces and neo-Gothic buildings. Many of these line the famous ‘Ringstrasse’, the boulevard which encircles the old town.

Back on board, we learn the secrets of dancing the perfect waltz with an afternoon class.

In the evening, there’s the option to take in a classical concert (Mozart or Strauss) at one of Vienna’s magnificent palaces.

Day 9 - Vienna

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 10 - Bratislava

From one capital to another – today, we awake in the Slovakian city of Bratislava. Our optional tour includes a ride on a miniature train, which passes the 18th century Slovak Philharmonic Hall and weaves its way through the cobbled streets of the old town, before delivering you at the gates of the hilltop castle.

Afterwards, there’s time for a walking tour of the old town’s pastel-shaded houses, palaces and fountain-studded Main Square. We enjoy the captain’s farewell gala dinner on board this evening.

Day 10 - Bratislava

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 11- Budapest

We glide into beautiful Budapest this morning. The city straddles the Danube, with hilly, historic Buda on the west bank and lively Pest on the east.

Our included tour shines the spotlight on the city’s top sights, including the riverside Parliament Building with its iconic Gothic dome.

The remainder of the day is yours to make your explorations.

Day 11- Budapest

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 12 - Budapest - UK

We transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK. Upon arrival, your Titan vehicle will be waiting for the journey home.

Breakfast

The four-star plus MS Select Bellejour was built in 2004 and has a worldwide allure with comprehensive facilities to ensure all guests can enjoy every aspect of their vacation. When entering the ship guests are instantly encircled by the feeling of timeless elegance and luxury.

This 126.7 m long vessel features 90 large cabins allowing for a maximum of 180 passengers. The ship has spacious public areas and plenty of outside seating, enabling guests to soak up the ever-changing scenery at any time. In the panoramic restaurant on the upper deck guests can enjoy culinary delights. Passengers can also enjoy an indoor wellness area with sauna, whirlpool and fitness area to ensure maximum comfort and relaxation. When combined with excellent service on board the MS Select Bellejour, a cruise on the European waterways will be one to never forget.

The ship offers three cabin types – all of which are spacious and well-thought-out. All cabins have outside views, climate control and an en-suite bathroom. In addition, cabins include a phone, TV, safe, hair dryer, and a mini bar.

Onboard Features & Facilities

  • 90 cabins across three decks, comfortable outside staterooms and suites, most with French Balconies
  • Huge sun deck with sunbeds and deck chairs
  • Panorama lounge with bar
  • Wellness with sauna, whirlpool and fitness
  • Large, elegant reception foyer
  • Reading lounge
  • Non-smoking restaurant
  • Wireless internet
  • Boutique

Accommodation & Amenities

This lovely 4 star river cruise vessel, features comfortably furnished cabins and suites, the majority featuring floor to ceiling sliding glass doors opening to a French Balcony.

90 spacious, elegantly appointed staterooms. Most accommodations featuring floor to ceiling glass sliding doors opening to a French Balcony, so you can enjoy the ever-changing scenery however you wish.

Deluxe

161 ft² – Upper Deck

  • Floor to ceiling opening glass doors (French Balcony)
  • Deck & Chair
  • Hotel standard beds, which can be converted into twins or remain as double.
  • Private tiled bathroom with WC, wash basin & separate shower enclosure
  • Satellite television
  • Phone, in-room safe, hair dryer, mini bar
  • Individual Climate control

Superior Cabins

161 ft² – Middle Deck

    • Floor to ceiling opening glass doors (French Balcony)
    • Deck & Chair
    • Hotel standard beds, which can be converted into twins or remain as double.
    • Private tiled bathroom with WC, wash basin & separate shower enclosure
    • Satellite television
    • Phone, in-room safe, hair dryer, mini bar
    • Individual Climate control

Standard Cabins

161 ft² – Lower Deck

    • Large fixed porthole window
    • Deck & Chair
    • Hotel standard beds, which can be converted into twins or remain as double.
    • Private tiled bathroom with WC, wash basin & separate shower enclosure
    • Satellite television
    • Phone, in-room safe, hair dryer, mini bar
    • Individual Climate control
MS Bellejour - Deckplan

Why Choose This Cruise?

Titan is the only escorted tour operator to offer free home transfers on every itinerary and every departure date with no mileage supplement to pay.

Titan are also our number one choice for low or no single supplements.  As Titan now charter their own ship, the MS Serenade 1, not only as a solo traveler do you get picked up from home, but you can look forward to knowing that there will be a group of single travelers onboard with you. Or you can cruise with a companion, but you both have a cabin for only a small supplement, subject to availability.

As a long established, multi-award winning touring company, Titan have brought their friendly expertise to their comfortable, 4 star river cruising. Your fellow travelers on board will be from the UK and Ireland.

We have worked with Titan and their friendly staff for a number of years and are very happy to recommend their overall experience from start to finish.  Celebrating 40 years in business, they are definitely doing something right.

DepartShipEmbarkFrom  
Jun 26BellejourPrague£2199Save upto £300 ppCabin Upgrades
Lower Deck1 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£2199  
Lower Deck2 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£2199  
Middle Deck4 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£2499  
Middle Deck5 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£2649  
Upper Deck7 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£2749  
Upper Deck8 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£2799  
Sep 2BellejourPrague£2199Save upto £300 ppCabin Upgrades
Lower Deck1 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£2199  
Lower Deck2 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£2199  
Middle Deck4 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£2299  
Middle Deck5 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£2499  
Upper Deck7 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£2749  
Upper Deck8 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£2799  
Oct 21BellejourPrague£1699Save upto £300 ppCabin Upgrades
Lower Deck1 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£1699  
Lower Deck2 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£1699  
Middle Deck4 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£1899  
Middle Deck5 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£2099  
Upper Deck7 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£2199  
Upper Deck8 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£2349  

VIP door-to-door travel service

Travel with us and your holiday starts the moment you step out your front door. There’s no worry about taxi fares, train timetables or having to lug your bags on public transport – we take care of the whole journey for you.

Hassle-free transfers*
As the pioneers of door-to-door transfers, our service is industry-leading. No matter where you’re flying from, our drivers will pick you up from home (or another address if that’s easier) and take you to your departure airport. When you return, they’ll be waiting at the terminal to bring you back home again. If you’ve chosen to stay in a hotel the night before your flight, that’s not a problem – we’ll collect you the day before and take you to the hotel.

Everyone’s a VIP – no matter how far you are from the airport
We won’t ask you to pay extra just because you live further away. There are no mileage limits or supplements to pay for our airport transfers – we cover every UK address (with the exception of the Scottish Islands and Sark, where we’ll pick you up from a mainland address of your choice).

*The majority of our VIP door-to-door service transfers are not exclusive to one holiday booking and journeys to and from the airport may be undertaken via additional addresses and may involve a change of vehicle.


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