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Central Europe (19 offers included)

from $6,990.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Ship: MS Savor
Price Per Night:$699.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Vienna, Austria, Bratislava, Slovakia, Vienna, Austria, Dürnstein, Austria, , Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic, Passau, Germany, Regensburg, Germany, Oberammergau, Germany, Munich, Germany

Glide through the scenic, romantic soul of old-world Europe on this idyllic 11-day trip featuring a 7-night Budapest to Munich river cruise and land journey along the Danube for discoveries in Vienna, Grein, Dürnstein, Bratislava, Passau or Cesky Krumlov… and experience the Oberammergau Passion Play (2022) with the Tauck Difference!

from $7,695.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 20
Ship: Emerald Sun
Price Per Night:$384.75 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Paris, Paris , Paris , Paris – Amsterdam , Amsterdam , Cologne, Rüdesheim, Miltenberg – Wertheim, Würzburg, Bamberg...
Providing luxurious passage across the beautiful rivers Rhine, Main and Danube, Emerald Sun offers all the comforts of home as well as exceptional dining options and an array of incredible extras. Chic, contemporary and stylish throughout; Emerald Sun boasts sophisticated social spaces and comfortable suites and staterooms complete with all the mod cons.
Black Sea Explorer
Bucharest to Budapest
from $5,445.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Ship: Scenic Pearl
Price Per Night:$544.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Bucharest, Bucharest > Giurgiu, Silistra, Rousse, Iron Gates, Belgrade, Osijek, Kalocsa, Budapest
Explore the hidden wonders of Eastern Europe over 9 days in all-inclusive luxury. From Bucharest, sail towards Budapest and pass through the Iron Gates.
Nights: 13
Price Per Night:$353.46 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Welcome to Vienna, Exploring Stately Vienna, Maribor and Ljubljana, Exploring Lovable Ljubljana Relaxed Start, Zagreb’s Twin Towns Relaxed Start, Zagreb at Leisure Relaxed Start, On to Plitvice National Park Relaxed Start, Along the Dalmatian Coast, Exploring Split Relaxed Start, Mostar to Sarajevo...
From Vienna to Ljubljana and onto Dubrovnik, this grand tour takes in the natural wonders of Plitvice National Park, the historic wartime Sarajevo Tunnel of Hope and the ancient town of Trogir-founded by the Greek Empire over 2000 years ago. Beginning the journey in royal style, a Schönbrunn Palace tour in Vienna brings the dynasty of the Habsburgs to life as a Local Expert guides you through the palatial ballrooms, and stately grounds. In the Slovenian capital, the intoxicating aromas of Ljubljanan’s Central Market are food for the soul, while the Croatian capital of Zagreb showcases the architectural grandeur of its twin towns. A tour of the Dalmatian Riviera serves up the 1700-year-old...
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$399.55 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Welcome to London, Depart from London by Eurostar and onto Amsterdam, Onto Würzburg, Rothenburg and Golden Prague Relaxed Start, Prague, City of a Hundred Spires, Salzburg, City of Mozart Relaxed Start, The Tauern Mountains to Venice Relaxed Start, Venice and the Magic of La Serenissima Relaxed Start, Onto the Eternal City of Rome, Rome with the locals Relaxed Start...
Cruise the Amsterdam canals with local experts, take in the hilltop cobbled courtyards of Prague Castle or the quaint streets of the Jewish Quarter and enjoy farm to table fine dining in Salzburg on this 12-day guided tour. From London's iconic attractions and Amsterdam's Old City, your expert led adventure juggernauts across Europe to Würzburg, Rothenburg and Prague-the City of a Hundred Spires. In Salzburg the hills aren't just alive with the sound of music, they're abuzz with a fine dining, farm to table, organic farm experience-where only the best local produce makes it onto your open air, courtyard table. An exclusive tour of the Vatican grants private access to the Bramante Staircas...
Nights: 13
Price Per Night:$419.23 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Welcome to the Eternal City of Rome, Exploring Papal Rome, Rome at Leisure Relaxed Start, Autostrada del Sole to Venice, Venice and the Magic of La Serenissima, Venice to elegant Ljubljana Relaxed Start, Ljubljana to Vienna, Vienna and the Habsburgs Relaxed Start, Salzburg and on to Innsbruck, Liechtenstein to Lucerne Relaxed Start...
Follow in the footsteps of the gladiators as you see the Colosseum in Rome, take in the regal history of the Habsburgs at Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna and see the Rhine Valley sights on the road to Königswinter, on this 2-week guided tour. From the iconic attractions of Rome and the cultural gems of the Vatican, your expert led voyage sets out across Europe, stopping for sunset cocktails and dinner in Venice, and sightseeing in the Slovenian capital, Ljubljana. In Vienna, enjoy the exclusive Insight Choice of Viennese Waltz dance lessons-set to the tunes of Mozart’s masterpieces, or sample sachertorte at a traditional Viennese café, washed down with a specially selected coffee. End your ad...
from $9,245.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 19
Ship: Scenic Jewel
Price Per Night:$486.58 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Welcome to Bucharest, Bucharest > Brasov, Brasov > Sighisoara, Sighisoara > Sibiu, Sibiu > Bucharest, Bucharest > Braila, St. George > Danube Delta, Silistra, Silistra > Vidin, Vidin...
Discover Vienna's imperial treasures, cruise along the serene Lower Danube all the way to the Black Sea and watch legends come to life in Transylvania.
Gems of Southeast Europe
Bucharest to Vienna Cruisetour
from $4,209.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 13
Ship: AmaVerde
Price Per Night:$323.77 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Bucharest, Sinaia, Brasov, Bran, Giurgiu, Rousse, Vidin, Iron Gates, Belgrade, Novi Sad...
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Inside
N/A
Outside
$4,209.00
Cat: E
Balcony
$5,308.00
Cat: C
Suite
$7,808.00
Cat: SUITE
from $3,448.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$383.11 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Budapest, Hungary (Embarkation), Budapest, Bratislava, Slovakia, Vienna, Dürnstein – Wachau Valley, Linz, Schlögen Oxbow – Passau, Germany, Deggendorf (Disembarkation) – Regensburg – Prague, Czech Republic, Prague
10 Days, featuring: Budapest
from $5,590.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Ship: MS Joy
Price Per Night:$508.18 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Prague, Czech Republic, Regensburg, Germany, , Salzburg, Austria, Linz, Austria, Dürnstein, Austria, Vienna, Austria, Bratislava, Slovakia, Budapest, Hungary

Wind your way past medieval landscapes aboard Tauck's ms Savor or ms Joy to explore five European countries, visit castles and cathedrals, embark on locally guided sightseeing and spend special evenings in two private palaces. Enjoy two nights each at centrally located hotels in Prague and Budapest.

Prague with Splendours of Europe
Prague to Amsterdam
from $5,595.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 17
Price Per Night:$329.12 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Prague, Prague , Prague – Budapest, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Dürnstein - Melk, Passau, Regensburg - Kelheim, Nuremberg...
The newest member of the Emerald Waterways Star-Ships fleet cruising on the Danube, Rhine and Main; Emerald Destiny is built to the same exceptional standards as her sisters – Star, Sky, Sun and Dawn. Elegantly designed and effortlessly welcoming, Emerald Destiny provides a sophisticated and comfortable passage along these timeless waterways.
Danube Delights
Budapest to Munich
from $3,395.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Ship: Emerald Sun
Price Per Night:$485.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Budapest , Bratislava, Vienna, Dürnstein - Melk, Passau, Regensburg, Regensburg - Munich
Magna on the Danube (Christmas)
Budapest to Prague Cruisetour
from $4,759.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 12
Ship: AmaMagna
Price Per Night:$396.58 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Budapest, Scenic Cruising, Bratislava, Vienna, Krems, Scenic Cruising, Spitz, Linz, Passau, Vilshofen...
Other Categories Starting At:
Inside
N/A
Outside
$4,759.00
Cat: E
Balcony
$6,858.00
Cat: AB
Suite
N/A
Nights: 17
Ship: Avalon View
Price Per Night:$484.94 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Budapest, Hungary, Vienna, Austria, Vienna, Dürnstein – Wachau Valley, Passau, Germany, Regensburg, Roth. Excursion To Nuremberg, Nuremberg – Excursion To Munich, Bamberg, Würzburg...
18 Days, featuring: Budapest, Hungary
Grand Danube Cruise
Giurgiu to Vilshofen Cruise
from $7,198.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Ship: AmaMagna
Price Per Night:$514.14 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Giurgiu, Rousse, Vidin, Iron Gates, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Ilok, Mohacs, Budapest, Bratislava...
Other Categories Starting At:
Inside
N/A
Outside
$7,198.00
Cat: E
Balcony
$11,396.00
Cat: AB
Suite
N/A
Splendours of Europe & Paris
Budapest to Paris
from $7,095.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 17
Ship: Emerald Sun
Price Per Night:$417.35 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Dürnstein - Melk, Passau, Regensburg - Kelheim, Nuremberg, Bamberg, Würzburg, Wertheim - Miltenberg...
Nights: 18
Price Per Night:$404.89 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Prague, Czech Republic, Prague, Prague – Budapest, Hungary (Embarkation), Budapest, Bratislava, Slovakia, Vienna, Austria, Dürnstein – Wachau Valley, Passau, Germany, Regensburg, Roth. Excursion To Nuremberg...
19 Days, featuring: Main River Village
Iconic Christmas Markets
Budapest to Nuremberg Cruise
from $2,999.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Ship: AmaVerde
Price Per Night:$428.43 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Budapest, Vienna, Melk, Scenic Cruising, Passau, Regensburg, Nuremberg
Other Categories Starting At:
Inside
N/A
Outside
$2,999.00
Cat: E
Balcony
$4,098.00
Cat: C
Suite
$6,598.00
Cat: SUITE
from $3,587.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Ship: Avalon View
Price Per Night:$398.56 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Budapest, Hungary, Budapest (Embarkation), Mohács, Ilok, Croatia, Belgrade, Golubac – Donji Milanovac. Excursion To Lepenski Vir – Iron Gates Gorge, Vidin, Bulgaria, Rousse. Veliko Trnovo & Arbanassi Excursion, Oltenita, Romania (Disembarkation) – Bucharest, Bucharest
10 Days, featuring: Bucharest