This season, experience the magic of the holidays in a way that only Vantage Travel can provide. Whether traveling solo or in a group, any of these holiday cruises will bring out the true spirit of Christmas. Choose from any of our six 8- or 9-day enchanted holiday river cruises to Europe and immerse yourself in different cultures and traditions for a holiday experience you’ll never forget:
Danube Waltz — 2017
This 8-day cruise stops in Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Wachau, Linz and Passau and includes highlights such as a walking tour of Regensburg, cruising the Danube and a private concert at Kursalon Music Hall in Vienna. Capture the holiday spirit while walking through local Christmas markets in Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Passau and Regensburg—with homemade toys and fragrant mulled wine to get you in the spirit!
Heart of Germany — 2017
Our Heart of Germany 8-day cruise stops in Koblenz, Wurzburg, Bamberg, Nuremburg and Regensburg and includes highlights like a tour of the Residenz Palace in Würzburg with an included wine tasting, a half-day tour to Heidelberg with views from the castle and a walking tour of the Old Town with a walking tour of Regensburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Create Christmas memories that will last a lifetime with these features that were hand-picked by our overseas Travel Planners based on their intimate knowledge of these destinations.
Christmas on the Danube — 2016
Spend Christmastime on the Danube and stop in desirable destinations such as Regensburg, Passau, Linz, Wachau Valley, Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest. While onboard, cruise in Deluxe comfort aboard the ms River Voyager and enjoy added holiday features like a tree-trimming party and holiday dinner. Other highlights that will make your vacation unforgettable include a walking tour of Passau’s Baroque splendor, and a gingerbread-making demonstration.
Classic Danube Holiday River Cruise — 2016
Travel to Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Wachau, Linz and Passau in style this Christmas on Vantage’s Classic Danube Holiday River Cruise. Visit the magnificent Palais Liechtenstein, located in the heart of Vienna, enjoy insightful lectures on Christmas traditions and the royal Habsburg family and a walking tour of Bratislava, which includes an organ recital. If you’re traveling solo, experience the holiday spirit with a group of like-minded travelers. If you’re traveling in a group, experience a new holiday tradition with loved ones.
Classic France Along the Seine — 2016
Journey to Paris, Vernon, Rouen, Normandy Beaches, Les Andelys, Conflans in style this Christmas on the five-star ms River Venture. Highlights include a guided tour of the Palace of Versailles, a royal dwelling so lavishly decorated it needs no additional Christmas glitz, and a full-day excursion to Normandy’s D-Day sites with a poignant wreath-laying ceremony included.