Discover remarkable landscapes, storied history and charming cultures as you traverse Eastern European countries such as Romania and Serbia on this invigorating adventure.
Fly from the UK to Budapest and be transferred to your river ship. After dinner on board, set off on a twilight cruise through the city and be enchanted by the lights of the remarkable Hungarian capital.
Day 2 - Mohacs
History buffs can venture to the ancient city of Pécs. Or perhaps travel to Hungary’s renowned wine region in Villány for a tasting at a local winery.
Otherwise, get active on a guided bike ride along the Danube River to an ancient water mill.
Day 3 - Vukovar, Novi Sad
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE Visit Eltz Manor, a castle that houses the Vukovar City Museum. Wander through the complex then be treated to a glass of sparkling wine, accompanied by classical music.
Today, enjoy your Signature Experience.
Later this afternoon, set sail to Novi Sad, Serbia’s second-largest city, where a guided exploration awaits. Set out with a local guide and discover how this city thrives on art and culture.
Day 4 - Belgrade
Perhaps see the Belgrade Fortress and the Serbian Orthodox Temple of St Sava. If you’re feeling more physical, embark on a kayak tour along the Danube.
Or gourmet lovers can partake in a cooking class.
Day 5 - Iron Gates
Cruise through the Iron Gates and experience one of the most awe-inspiring natural wonders you will encounter on this cruise.
Your ship will ribbon its way through the series of gorges between Serbia and Romania.
Day 6 - Vidin, Belogradchick
Explore Baba Vida Fortress in Vidin. Raised upon the remains of the ancient town of Bononia, the medieval castle dates back to the 10th century.
Afterwards, venture to Belogradchik to uncover its ancient fortress on the northern slope of the Balkan mountains. You’ll also see the town’s unique rock formations.
Day 7 - Rousse
Cruise through one of Europe’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders, the Iron Gates.
Here, the Danube narrows as it winds through a series of magnificent gorges between Serbia and Romania.
Day 8 - Giurgiu, Disembark Ship, Depart Bucharest
After a final breakfast on board, it is time to bid farewell as you disembark your luxurious river ship for the last time.
You will be transferred to Bucharest airport for your return flight to the UK.
Spend 2 night in Bucharest and 2 nights in Brasov on this optional post-cruise extension to Transylvania.
You’ll enjoy a visit to medieval, Bran Castle, famed for its links to the Dracula stories as well as exploring the fabulous royal palace at Sinaia.
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The AmaMagna was launched in May 2019 and sails on The Danube. As imagined by AmaWaterways co-owner and president, Rudi Schreiner, the “godfather of river cruising,” the AmaMagna which has been years in the making and represents a new concept specifically designed to elevate river cruising to a new level.
AmaMagna offers the luxury of more space than ever before, double the width of a normal European river cruise ship, which means enticing new ways for every traveller to enjoy the journey, including water sports. Both a sun deck pool and whirlpool give guests the option of taking a refreshing dip or a soothing one while enjoying the views.
There are lots of things included and to do on the AmaMagna. With a complimentary fleet of bicycles—and helmets—on board, guests have the opportunity to explore on guided bike tours, or discover a new path all on their own. Guided hiking tours also offer active ways to see grand cities and villages from a different perspective. Savour fresh, locally inspired and masterfully prepared cuisine. Choose from an al fresco dining area, wine bar and alternative restaurant in addition to The Chef’s Table and two-level main dining room. Delight in AmaWaterways’ already popular nightly performances that highlight local musicians and dancers, bringing the culture and flavor of Europe to life—plus, choose from even more enticing ways to enjoy your evening after the sun sets. The AmaMagna is truly a unique river ship sailing on the Danube.
The AmaMagna features 98 spacious, elegantly appointed staterooms and suites range in size from 205-710 sq. ft. Select staterooms can become adjoining by request, and some offer triple and quad occupancy to accommodate the needs of families. 16 Cabins are available as interconnecting also. Most accommodations have twin balconies, both a French and outside balcony, so you can enjoy the ever-changing scenery however you wish. Suites feature added enhancements, including a larger sitting area with sofa and two chairs, and an stateroom amenities include Entertainment-On-Demand, featuring free high-speed Internet access, unlimited Wi-Fi, movies, music and English language TV stations; climate-controlled air conditioning; and an in-room safe. In the bathroom, enjoy multi-jet showerheads.
|Jun 30||AmaMagna||Amsterdam||SAVE £400||Cabin Upgrades|
|Lower Deck||Cat E||170 ft², Fixed Windows||£2845|
|Lower Deck||Cat D||170 ft², Fixed Windows||£3195|
|Middle Deck||Cat AB||252 ft², Outside Balcony||£3995|
|Upper Deck||Cat AA||252 ft², Outside Balcony||£4195|
|Middle Deck||Cat BS||355 ft², Outside Balcony||£4595|
|Upper Deck||Cat AS||355 ft², Outside Balcony||£4945|
|Upper Deck||Cat GS||474 ft², Outside Balcony||£7845|
|Upper Deck||Cat OS||710 ft², Outside Balcony||£10195|
Enquire now about this cruise & speak to one of our friendly river cruising team on 0800 471 4754.
APT’s included excursions go beyond the ordinary with small group tours exploring the culture and traditions of the places you visit as well as the main sights. Real destination enrichment and deeper understanding is already included in the cost of your cruise. A high standard of cuisine is guaranteed due to their membership of La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs – a prestigious international culinary society. Relaxed private dining on board is also available to book during your cruise.
Traverse the dramatic narrow gorge known as the Iron Gates, then cruise along the Romanian-Bulgarian border. Visit Vidin, Belogradchik and Veliko Tarnovo before disembarking your cruise in Romania.
This fifteen-day river cruise takes you on an amazing journey from Cologne in the heart of the Rhine valley to Vienna and finally Budapest on the banks of the Danube.
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