Travel three countries over the course of four days on this short-and-sweet mini-cruise down the Danube, designed to speed-run you through all the highlights and touring necessities.
Choose from a variety of classic, active and discovery excursions through your Adventure Host – whose main role is to customise your adventure into something unforgettable.
Travel in style aboard one of three members of our newest Avalon Fleet, complete with our signature panorama suites, floor-to-ceiling windows and ‘beds with a view’.
Dive into Avalon’s jam-packed itinerary to make the most out of this mini-cruise. Dive head first into the tours, hikes, entertainment and scenic sailings hand-picked by our knowledgeable team to speed-run you through all the Danube necessities.
Welcome to Hungary. Board your ship by 5pm and enjoy an evening of free time to explore picturesque cobblestone streets.
Embark on a short hike to Bratislava Castle or join a sightseeing tour of the Old Town – including its Town Hall and Gothic St. Martin’s Cathedral.
Join your Adventure Host for a walk through Melk and along the Danube river or join a guided sightseeing tour of the Benedictine Abbey.
Later, you can recline on the Sky Deck as we sail through UNESCO-designated Wachau Valley.
This evening at Durnstein, enjoy a trip to the King’s Ransom and Castle Ruins and on-board entertainment by local musicians.
Your cruise ends after breakfast; disembark and begin your journey home.
Choose from two full decks of our signature Panorama Suites, complete with wall-to-wall and floor-to-ceiling windows. Recline in your very own open-air balcony whilst enjoying show-stopping views from your very own bed.
Enjoy our visionary signature Panorama Suites, up to 200-square-foot and 30% larger than the industry standard. Enjoy the luxury of space and a host of on-board activities and amenities.
A beacon of light in our award-winning fleet of ships, this vessel promotes the exceptional standards you’ve come to expect from Avalon. Enjoy panoramic views, suites 30% larger than the industry standard and state-of-the-art gym equipment.
“Really short and sweet; I definitely found myself wishing it was a bit longer, simply because I enjoyed it so much. It’s a nice selection of locations and tours; with lots to choose from. I’m surprised but it didn’t feel rushed at all.”
Find answers to some of the most common questions about river cruising here.
All three ships available for this cruise have 67 suites ready for you to book, 16 of those being staterooms.
Technically speaking, anything under 7 nights can be classed as a mini-cruise; though they’re usually between 2 and 4. This cruise definitely fits into both categories.
We’ll pass through Wachau Valley during Day 3 of your holiday. This scenic cruising is bookended by a morning stop in Melk and an evening adventure in Durnstein.
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