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Diamonds on the Danube 2

Journey through a range of sparkling attractions along the Danube River – calling at ports in Passau, Linz, Krems, Vienna, Bratislava, Esztergom and Budapest over the course of 8 days.

Venture to castles, churches, museums, art galleries, Basilicas and much more both during individual freetime and on TUI’s recommended adventures.

Spend 7 nights reclining aboard the luxurious TUI Maya – one of the company’s thoughtfully-designed vessels assigned to the Danube river. Guests enjoy a selection of comforts and on-board activities for the duration of their travels.

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  • Cruise Line: TUI
  • Ship: TUI Maya
  • Duration: 7 Nights
  • Departure: March 2025
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Diamonds on the Danube 2 Cruise Itinerary

Over the course of eight days, adventure through the Danube’s most coveted attractions. Enjoy breathtaking architecture, rolling scenery and a blend of historic landmarks with ultra-modern additions.

Day 1

Arrive to Passau (EMBARK)

Touch down in Passau for your first day. After unpacking, perhaps dedicate some time trying local snacks from one of many cafes.

Day 2


Explore Linz’s collection of churches, abbeys and baroque buildings scattered around the Main Square. Later, you may wish to visit the city’s ultra-modern museums and art galleries.

Day 3


There’s plenty to see in Krems; you may wish to pay a visit to the 15th century gates, Piarist Church and a collection of art galleries.

Day 4


Jump on the U-Bahn train into the heart of Vienna – where you’ll spend the day exploring the city’s fantastic architecture and priceless works of art.

Day 5


Spend the day adventuring through Bratislava’s scenic hilltops – pay a visit to the city’s stunning castle, Art Nouveau church and ornate opera houses.

Day 6

Esztergom / Budapest

This morning, spend a few hours in Esztergom – home to a huge basilica known as the largest church and talling building in Hungary.
Later, we’ll continue to Budapest for the night.

Day 7


Adventure through Budapest’s highlights; visit the Fisherman’s Bastion and Buda Castle. Recline in the evening with a drink in one of several quirky ruin bars.

Day 8

Depart Budapest (DISEMBARK)

Before your return flight, spend some time taking in Budapest’s architecture.

Diamonds on the Danube 2 Cruise Ships

TUI Maya

Enjoy a choice of spacious and well-appointed staterooms and suites aboard the TUI Maya, all located on the outside of the vessel. Low passenger numbers mean space and intimacy in communal areas with a peaceful library and luxurious Club Lounge to relax in pre/post-dinner.

155 Passengers
40 Crew
135 Metres Long

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Diamonds on the Danube 2 Deals

Adventure through the Danube’s sparkling attractions

7 Nights

Diamonds on the Danube 2

  • Passau (EMBARK)
  • Linz
  • Krems
  • Vienna
  • Bratislava
  • Esztergom / Budapest
  • Budapest
  • Budapest (DISEMBARK)
£1,209pp Est. Price per person
  • TUI Maya

Diamonds on the Danube 2 Cruise Review

“There was so much to do on this trip; there genuinely wasn’t a single boring moment. I managed to knock so many places off of my bucket list and try so many local treats.”

Rachel White, Wakefield

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Diamonds on the Danube 2 FAQ

Find answers to some of the most common questions about river cruising here.

What’s the maximum capacity of guests on-board the ship?

The TUI Maya has a maximum capacity of 155 guests.

Which wellness facilities are available on-board the ship?

The TUI Maya affords guests access to an on-board sauna, whirlpool and loungers within the ship’s designated wellness area.

What are the recommended highlights for this trip?

TUI recommends visiting Passau’s Baroque Cathedral, the Wander Buda Castle and Hungary’s biggest church in Esztergom.

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