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Danube Holiday Markets

8 Days from $2,729 per person

| Style: Boutique River Cruises | Pace: Leisurely

Glorious baroque architecture, delightful concerts, and ravishing scenery will make this Christmas season unforgettable as you sail through the holidays on the Danube. Music lovers will find many special holiday treats on this cruise, from onboard caroling and a classical concert in Vienna to an exclusive organ recital. Shoppers will delight in the chance to pick out a variety of unique gifts at enchanting Christmas markets.

Trip Itinerary

Price Includes


  • All meals included onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 7 dinners
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions
  • Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
  • Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits,soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, and mineral water


  • 7-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the stately S.S. Maria Theresa
  • Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, high-thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, and a menu of pillow options
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi access


  • 6 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Taste of Christmas” and “Gentle Walking” programs
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio-headset system on all excursions
  • Use of Nordic walking sticks


  • 4 countries: Austria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia
  • 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • All transfers on arrival and departure days
  • Captivating onboard local entertainment
  • Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: “The Sound of Christmas Music, from ‘Silent Night’ to Christmas Oratorio”

Dates and Prices

All dates and prices subject to change. Please see for the latest discounts and departure information for this tour.
Dates & Prices
Airfare is not included, but can be added to quote upon request
Cruise Start Date Classic French Balcony Deluxe Balcony Suite Grand Suite Availability Price
2 Dec 19 $3,399pp $4,199pp $5,099pp $6,799pp $8,699pp Request Quote
SHIP: S.S. Maria Theresa
Budapest to Passau
9 Dec 19 $3,899 pp
$2,729 pp
$4,699 pp
$3,289 pp
$5,599 pp
$3,919 pp
$7,299pp $9,199pp Request Quote
SHIP: S.S. Maria Theresa
Passau to Budapest
16 Dec 19 $3,899 pp
$2,729 pp
$4,699 pp
$3,289 pp
$5,599 pp
$3,919 pp
$7,299pp $9,199pp Request Quote
SHIP: S.S. Maria Theresa
Budapest to Passau
  • All fares are per guest in US Dollars based on double occupancy unless otherwise noted.
  • Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • Availability of all stateroom categories cannot be guaranteed.
  • Single Supplement applies for single accommodation.
  • Itineraries, hotels, and vessels may change, and substitute visits to other sites may occur during your trip due to water level fluctuations and other uncontrollable factors.
  • The order of sightseeing and docking ports are subject to change according to port authority assignments.
  • Prices exclude additional port charges of $170 per person.
  • AARP Members are entitled to an exclusive $100 Member Benefit Discount on all Uniworld River Cruises booked through Grand European Travel plus receive a free travel gift.
  • Past Travelers receive additional savings. Call for details.
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