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Danube Discovery & Prague

Itinerary, Prices and Dates

Vienna to Nuremberg & Prague 10 Days

Discover a multitude of architectural gems, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, breathtaking countryside and culinary delights as you sail the majestic Danube on an unforgettable journey from Vienna to Nuremberg. Celebrate the astounding beauty and variety of architectural styles, savour the flavours of delectable Viennese pastries and try the apricot-scented wines of the Wachau Valley all waiting to be discovered in this wonderful region, before concluding in the rich cultural city of Prague.

What's Included

  • VIP Home Departure Service
  • 7-night, all inclusive, boutique river cruise
  • 2 nights in a Prague hotel on a B & B basis
  • All staterooms with twin or double beds, shower, hairdryer, toilet, TV and telephone
  • Scheduled British Airways or another leading airline direct flights
  • Private transfers to and from airport, hotel and ship
  • Unlimited drinks onboard including fine wine, beer and soft drinks, bottled water, tea & coffee.
    Excludes premium wines and spirits
  • Included shore excursions with English speaking guides, as per itinerary (subject to change)
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio headset system on all excursions
  • All gratuities included
  • Onboard entertainment and insightful lectures
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell Dinners
  • All airport taxes, security charges and UK Air Passenger Duty
  • All port charges
  • Airline imposed fuel surcharge

Uniworld Cruise Companion - Danube Discovery & Prague

Uniworld Cruise Companion Download Icon Download the Uniworld Cruise Companion for this tour providing detailed information about life on the ship, the cruise itinerary and available excursions.

Day 1: London, Vienna

Map of the Rhine, Main & Danube Rivers
Map of the Danube River

Begin with a VIP Home Departure Service® collecting you from your door and transferring you to London Heathrow or Gatwick Airport for your scheduled British Airways or another leading airline flight to Vienna. Meet your Uniworld representative on arrival and transfer to the port to embark the River Ambassador.
Included Meals D

Day 2: Vienna

Included excursion: Vienna City Tour
Alternative excursion: Exclusive 'Do as the Locals Do' Vienna walking tour

Vienna's compact historic city centre is an exciting array of cafés and grand palaces, culminating at the magnificent gothic cathedral.

Your city tour will take you along the stately Ringstrasse to Vienna's Art History Museum (KHM), with a visit included inside Kunstkammer Vien, a 'museum within a museum', or opt for our 'Do as the Locals Do' Vienna, discovering the daily life of the Viennese in the historic town centre.
Included Meals B L D

Day 3: Weissenkirchen, Cruising the scenic Wachau Valley

Included excursion: Included Excursions: Guided village stroll and Marillen Schnapps Distillery visit
Alternative excursion: Exclusive 'Go Active' vineyard hike and wine tasting or Melk Abbey with library visit

Disembark for a guided stroll of Weissenkirchen, dominated by its white church, the building for which the town is named. Join an exclusive visit to the Marillen Schnapps Distillery. Or visit Melk's magnificent abbey. Enjoy a scenic cruise through the Wachau Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage cultural landscape, Captain's Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner this evening.
Included Meals B L D

Day 4: Engelhartszell - Passau

Included excursions: Passau walking tour with St Stephan's organ concert
Alternative excursion: Exclusive guided 'Go Active' bike ride along the Danube or Inn Rivers or guided 'Go Active' hike along the Ilz River

Passau boasts a delightful layer of Italian style on quintessential German foundations. Explore the well-preserved town and visit St. Stephan's Cathedral, home to Europe's largest pipe organ, and site of your organ recital.

Note: Concert not available on Sundays, Catholic holidays or before May 1 and after October 31. An alternative venue will be organised before and after these dates.
Included Meals B L D

Day 5: Cruising the Danube River - Deggendorf (Theresienthal Luxury Motorcoach Transfer)

Included excursion: Exclusive visit to Bavarian Forest

After taking a scenic drive through the nature reserve of the Bavarian Black Forest, marvel at the amazing glass collection exhibited in the Theresienthal Glass Museum before taking a traditional horse-drawn carriage ride through the Bavarian Forest. This afternoon you will have leisure time to enjoy Deggendorf.
Included Meals B L D

Day 6: Regensburg

Included excursion: Regensburg walking tour
Alternative excursions: Audi factory visit or Jewish Regensburg

Regensburg, one of the finest Medieval Towns in Europe, captures 2000 years of living history with outstanding man-made monuments including the 12th-century stone bridge and the towering gothic cathedral. Our walking tour explores the architectural treasures of the Old Town as well as the Cathedral of St. Peter, with magnificent stained glass windows dating back to the 14th century. Tour sites associated with Germany's oldest Jewish community, dating back more than a thousand years. Or visit the Audi factory in Ingolstadt for a fascinating look at how a well-engineered German car is built.
Included Meals B L D

Day 7: Cruising the Main-Danube Canal - Nuremberg

Included excursion: Nuremberg city tour
Alternative excursion: Nuremberg WWII historical tour with Documentation Centre visit

Today's city tour takes you through Nuremberg, an archetypal German medieval city encircled by mighty defensive walls and red-roofed buildings. It is also where the infamous Nazi rallies were held during World War II. Discover the sights of Nuremberg during your panoramic tour before exploring the walled Old Town on foot. Or turn back the pages of history with a guided tour of the city's most important WWII sites. You'll also visit the Nuremberg Trials Memoriam which includes Courtroom 600. Captain's Farewell Reception and Gala Dinner this evening.

Please note: Courtroom 600 is an active court. Visitors will only be permitted to see the courtroom during trial breaks.
Included Meals B L D

Day 8: Nuremberg - Prague

Disembark the River Ambassador and transfer to your Prague hotel for a two night-stay.
Included Meals B L D

Day 9: Prague

Included excursion: Prague city tour
Alternative excursions: Jewish Prague

Our walking tour this morning will surely confirm that Prague is one of Europe's most attractive capitals. The afternoon is at leisure for further sightseeing and shopping and for dinner this evening, you are spoilt for choice, with many restaurants nearby. Or explore Jewish Prague on a walking tour of Josefov, the city's old Jewish quarter, including Europe's oldest surviving Jewish cemetery; Old New Synagogue, Europe's oldest active synagogue; and Pinkas Synagogue, now a memorial to Holocaust victims.

Please note: The synagogues and Jewish cemetery are closed on Saturdays. If the tour lands on a Saturday, we will visit sites in the Josefov district associated with writer Franz Kafka.
Included Meals B L D

Day 10: Prague, London

Transfer to Prague Airport for your British Airways or another leading airline flight home. Arrive at London Heathrow or Gatwick where our staff will greet you and our transport will transfer you to your own front door.
Included Meals B

  • Included Meals  Included Meals - B: breakfast, L: lunch, D: dinner.

  • Tour or Transfer by Luxury Motorcoach  Transfer or Tour via Luxury Motorcoach

Uniworld River Ambassador


This stunning, newly remodeled cruise ship, really is the ultimate in boutique luxury. Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® of England beds draped in high-thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, along with a menu of pillow options. Staterooms and suites on the Rhine Deck have French balconies.

Onboard Features & Facilities

  • 55 lavishly decorated outside staterooms, 26 with French Balcony
  • 4 individually decorated suites
  • Sun deck with life-size chess and shuffleboard
  • Main Lounge with full-service bar and dance floor, library & games room
  • Elegant restaurant
  • Fitness center & Serenity River Spa
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi
  • Bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
  • Complimentary 24-hour specialty coffee and tea bar
  • 24-hour reception service
  • Boutique*
  • Guest laundry & ironing room

* Payable locally.

Uniworld River Ambassador - deck plan
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World Class Staterooms

After one night in your magnificent riverview stateroom, you'll understand why sailing with Uniworld is truly the best way to see the Old World. Rated Top Cabins by Zagat Survey®, your elegantly appointed boutique stateroom comes standard with Uniworld-as does the ever-changing breathtaking river scenery.

Each stateroom has been decorated by the award-winning design team of Red Carnation Hotels with all the comforts necessary for a restful retreat. Every evening, you'll look forward to curling up in your handcrafted Savoir® of England bed which is draped in sumptuous high-thread count 100% Egyptian combed cotton sheets, along with an array of pillow options. As you sip your morning coffee, admire the sun rising from your picture window or French balcony. And look forward to getting ready for your day in a luxurious marble bathroom stocked with L'Occitane products, plush towels, and soft robes.

All Staterooms Feature

  • Handcrafted Savoir® of England beds
  • 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets
  • Marble bathrooms with L'Occitane en Provence bath and body products
  • Individual climate control
  • Telephone, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily
  • Infotainment center with flat-screen TV and complimentary movie and entertainment options
  • Generous built-in closets
  • Plush Christy towels
  • Backlit magnifying mirror
  • Cosy waffle bathrobes & slippers
  • Towel warmers


Uniworld River Ambassador Suite Uniworld River Ambassador Suite Plan

Additional Features

  • Suite size: 256 sq. ft.
  • French balconies (floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors)
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily fruit & cookie plate, and an evening amuse-bouche
  • DVD & iPod® docking station
  • Nespresso coffee machine
  • Bottle of wine upon arrival
  • Morning coffee, tea & continental breakfast

Category 1 Staterooms

Uniworld River Ambassaodor Cat 1 Stateroom Uniworld River Ambassador Cat 1 Stateroom Plan

Additional Features

  • Stateroom size: 128 sq. ft.
  • French balconies (floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors)

Category 2 & 3 Staterooms

Uniworld River Ambassador Cat 2 & 3 Stateroom Uniworld River Ambassador Cat 2 & 3 Stateroom Plan

Additional Features

  • Stateroom size: 128 sq. ft.
  • Panoramic picture window (does not open)

World Class Dining

Uniworld goes above and beyond with everything they do, including providing you with a truly remarkable dining experience. That's why Uniworld is the only river cruise company to be honored by Zagat Survey® as Top Dining.

An award-winning dining experience with Uniworld includes:

  • A certified Global Master Chef leading a professional culinary team in the preparation of gourmet cuisine that offers a delicious fusion of style, unique culinary creations, and tastes inspired by the regions of your itinerary
  • Menu selections that change every day and are designed for each region you visit and tailored to the season
  • All meals flawlessly prepared daily using only the freshest ingredients, which are often brought onboard from local farmers' markets
  • A distinctive, international menu of wines developed by Red Carnation Hotels' acclaimed sommelier from their Relais & Châteaux hotel
  • Award-winning Signature Dishes from Mrs. Beatrice Tollman, President and Founder of Red Carnation Hotels, Uniworld's sister company and partner
  • Relaxed open seating, so you can dine where and with whomever you wish
  • The refined and intuitive service of a professionally trained, caring staff standing ready to fulfill your wishes in an atmosphere of casual sophistication and elegance
Gourmet Dining onboard a Uniworld Ship

Sumptuous buffets at breakfast and lunch offer an extensive array of hot and cold selections. Breakfast features crispy Belgian waffles topped with whipped cream and warm maple syrup, a dozen or more homemade breads and jams, an omelet station, and hand-cut seasonal fresh fruit. Lunch offers a delectable feast with salads, soups, carved-to-order roasts, and more.

Evenings provide exquisite ambience with relaxed open seating. Each dish is flawlessly prepared using the finest ingredients-local meats and seafood along with tasty side dishes. Always included with lunch & dinner onboard are European fine wines and a selection of beer and soft drinks served by an attentive, caring staff. Of course, every meal concludes with a wide range of freshly prepared, decadent desserts that look every bit as delicious as they taste.

Uniworld also provides a variety of dining experiences including: al fresco under the stars and light-lunch dining-both on the sun deck; Captain's Welcome Gala and Farewell Dinners; early-riser breakfast; and afternoon tea. Plus, Uniworld gives you the choice of dining on lighter cuisine with our Traveling Lite menu.

On our boutique ships, meals are truly a feast for all the senses. From the delicious bouquet of a glass of perfectly aged pinot noir, to the inviting sight of candlelit tables draped in fine linen, to the pleasant sounds of friends engaged in intimate conversation, to the delicious flavor of each savoury dish, Uniworld's dining experiences have been designed to delight you.

Cultural Highlights

Through integrated onboard and onshore programs, Uniworld provides a 360º encounter with each exciting port of call.

  • Signature lectures
  • Intriguing onboard entertainment
  • Captivating shore excursions fully hosted by English-speaking local experts using state-ofthe-art Quietvox audio systems immerse you in the history, tradition, and culture of each stop on your itinerary.
  • With Uniworld's included Choice Is Yours, Go Active, and Gentle Walking, programs, you can customize your travel experience even more.

Uniworld Staff &Service

The Uniworld Standard

At Uniworld, we treat our guests as one might treat one's best friends and family, which means no request too large, no detail too small.

Since Uniworld is a proud part of The Travel Corporation, a family-run business, treating our guests-and our team of staff members-as an extension of our family comes naturally.

Providing truly personalized, gracious, and consistently exceptional hospitality to our guests starts from within the organization. This means hiring the very best team of professionals in the industry and providing them with ongoing training.

In addition, we constantly challenge ourselves, so we have put in place fastidious Quality Assurance programs with onboard ship inspections and third-party mystery shoppers to elevate our service to the highest possible level. Only then can we provide our guests with the award-winning hospitality for which we have been recognized by esteemed consumer publications such as Condé Nast Traveler and Travel & Leisure.

We do all of this because we truly care about creating harmony both onboard and onshore in order to bring joy to our guests and ensure that everyone has the most memorable experience possible. This is our commitment to our guests and our staff.

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Dates in blue denote tours operating a reverse itinerary

Single Occupancy Supplements: Cat 3, 2 & 1: £1,100

Cabin upgrades and extensions are available

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Prices are per person based on two sharing and are subject to availability at time of booking. Operators reserve the right to amend published prices prior to a confirmed booking being made.

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