Uncover Europe's majestic jewels
Indulge your passion for majestic art, architecture, music and history on an all-encompassing journey through four countries along three great rivers? the Danube, Main and Rhine?and to numerous UNESCO World Heritage sites.
From exotic Budapest, "Queen of the Danube," to imperial Vienna, "City of Waltzes," to the sky-high spires of Cologne's Gothic cathedral?centuries of intriguing history and culture unfold before your eyes. The Melk Abbey's great library overlooking the Danube, the Wurzburg Residence's soaring ceiling fresco by Tiepolo and the Winter Palace of Prince Eugene will leave you mesmerized. And throughout your journey, tantalize your senses with exclusive wine, apricot brandy and beer tastings, along with regional culinary delicacies. Discover the grand sweep of history and the dynamic present along legendary rivers on a magnificent journey that gives you the best of Europe's great treasures as well as off-the-beaten- path gems.
Who will enjoy this cruise
Travellers wishing to discover the full spectrum of European culture, history, art and architecture; and connoisseurs of fine food and world-class wine.
All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 14 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
12 days of excursions, including "Choice Is Yours" options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
Guided "Go Active," "Do as the Locals Do," "Village Day" and "Gentle Walking" programs
State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio headset system on all excursions
Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
15-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the stunning River Princess, imperial River Duchess, elegant River Empress, or regal River Queen
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
4 countries: Austria, Germany, Hungary, The Netherlands
8 UNESCO World Heritage sites
Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
Captivating onboard local entertainment
Cultural enrichment, including a Signature Lecture: "European Jewels of Art and Architecture"
All transfers on arrival and departure days
All gratuities, both onboard and onshore