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    Jewels of Europe
    15 days | 14 nights
    From $6,495* pp
    Exclusive TravelManagers discount - save $500*pp^
    Over 15 days you’ll cruise the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers in an all-inclusive luxury river cruise with Scenic. From Amsterdam’s famous canals and romantic Rothenburg to opulent Vienna and breathtaking Budapest, you will get a taste of the very best of Europe.
    Your cruise package includes:
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    Your cruise package includes:

    Your cruise package includes:

    • Return flights to Europe¹
    • 14-night cruise aboard 5-star luxury Scenic Space-Ship in an E-suite category
    • 41 meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches and 14 dinners
    • Complimentary beverages all day, every day
    • Scenic tailor-made devices for self-guided touring and onboard commentary
    • Electronically assisted e-bikes to explore on your own
    • Cruise director and expert local guides
    • Wi-Fi and all tipping and gratuities

    More about your cruise:

    • 33 Scenic Freechoice activities including a guided bike ride from Melk or a canal cruise in Amsterdam
    • 3 Exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences including a private Viennese concert at Palais Liechtenstein and the “Best of the Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ in Salzburg
    • Butler service and up to five onboard dining options, from casual to fine dining
    Valid for travel
    4 Nov 2020 cruise departure, subject to availability. Other departures subject to seasonal surcharge.
    Offer expires
    31 Jul 2019 unless sold prior

    Itinerary

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    Day 1

    Welcome to Amsterdam

    Your journey into wonder begins here. Relax and raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception.

    Day 2

    Amsterdam

    Explore wonderful Amsterdam – with its wealth of canals, museums and bicycles.

    Hop aboard one of our e-bikes and take a guided bicycle tour outside the city or walk the streets of Amsterdam with a local guide and taste the Dutch favourite, herring. You also have the opportunity to experience an iconic canal cruise and see the city from a different angle or enjoy a slice of quintessential Holland at Zaanse Schans, with its windmills and open-air conservation area.

    Alternatively, you can make the most of your free time by letting Scenic open your eyes to Amsterdam’s many key attractions.

    Day 3

    Cologne > Marksburg

    Freechoice: Take a stroll through Cologne and get up close to the filigree twin towers of the famous cathedral, or take a walking tour with a difference and learn about the Jewish history of the city. Alternatively, if you are feeling more active, choose to cycle through the historic streets of Cologne.

    Enrich: Delight in the medieval ambience of Marksburg Castle, which has remained virtually unchanged since the Middle Ages. Partake in a magnificent medieval feast, with an abundance of fine fare and free-flowing local red wine. You can also look forward to being entertained in the grand tradition of Europe’s great royal houses, with minstrels and colourful court jesters, there for your exclusive pleasure.
    Three Scenic Enrich experiences including a private Viennese concert at Palais Liechtenstein and the “Best of the Sound of Music and Salzburg Show in Salzburg

    Day 4

    Rhine Gorge > Rüdesheim

    Enjoy the unrivalled views of the spectacular World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge. Then alight in Rüdesheim and board the Winzerexpress mini train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum before enjoying a cable car ride to the Niederwald Monument for spectacular views of the river.

    Day 5

    Miltenberg

    Today a unique experience awaits you. Meet the locals of the quaint German town of Miltenberg.

    Meet the monks in a local monastery for a tour and insight into regional beer production or meet a local winemaker and join him for a taste of his fine wines. Alternatively, join a Baron and Baroness and learn what it is like to be a royal in the modern day, or opt to visit a local Schnapps producer and taste the many flavours available. You also have the opportunity to meet a local farming family and taste some of their home made produce.

    Day 6

    Würzburg

    Explore the famous Romantic Road, an important trade route during the Middle Ages, then take in the beautiful walled town of Rothenburg, a medieval gem that overlooks the Tauber river. Or stay in Würzburg and visit the Bishop’s Residenz Palace and sample some exquisite local wine.

    Day 7

    Bamberg

    Immerse yourself in the Old Town of Bamberg, a World Heritage-listed Site alive with history. With your knowledgeable local guide, walk the same cobbled streets as medieval traders once did. This afternoon sample a variety of delicious German sausage on board.

    Day 8

    Nuremberg

    Enjoy this fascinating and ancient Bavarian city, dating back to the 11th century.

    Explore Nuremberg by foot on a guided walking tour or visit moving WWII sites. Alternatively, stay on board for a beer tasting experience.

    Day 9

    Regensburg

    There is much to explore in the 2,000-year-old town of Regensburg, situated at the confluence of three rivers.

    There is much to explore in the 2,000-year-old town of Regensburg, situated at the confluence of three rivers.

    Enjoy a walking tour of Regensburg or hop on board a local ferry and sail the Danube Gorge to Weltenburg Abbey, and sample beer from one of the world’s oldest monastic breweries. Alternatively, cycle to the Walhalla monument, a memorial dedicated to Germany’s elite, or take an active walking tour to Thurn und Taxis Palace.

    Day 10

    Passau > Salzburg

    Based on the timeless movie of the same name, the exclusive ‘Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ will wow you with its stage sets. Enjoy an authentic Austrian lunch before an afternoon of humming along to some of the catchy classics.

    Day 11

    Melk > Dürnstein

    Experience Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey on a guided tour. Or, the more active can embark on an enjoyable guided bike ride along the river from Melk to Dürnstein, one of the most enchanting villages in the region. Alternatively, visit the fairytale castle of Burg Aggstein. Built in the 12th century, the castle ruins offers spectacular views across the Danube.

    Day 12

    Vienna

    Acquaint yourself with this opulent city by taking a fascinating guided tour of its most famous sights, including the Ringstrasse.

    Breathe in the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein while enjoying a glass of fine Austrian Sekt. Then be enthralled by an enchanting private classical evening concert featuring the timeless music of Strauss and Mozart. With a special dedication to Beethoven, we celebrate the 250th anniversary of his birth as we pay tribute to his talent and world-renowned compositions.

    Day 13

    Vienna

    Take a guided tour of Bratislava or visit Schönbrunn Palace, and witness the sheer opulence of the Habsburg Empire. Alternatively, learn about the Viennese coffee culture during a guided tour. Or explore a different side of Vienna on a cycling tour.

    Day 14

    Budapest

    We find ourselves in Budapest, one of Europe’s oldest and prettiest cities.

    Make the most of a guided tour of Budapest including a piano concert, or relax and unwind at the Thermal Baths and Spa. Or, choose to experience the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock or take a hike to Buda Hill for breathtaking views over the Danube.

    Day 15

    Budapest

    Depart after breakfast, with a lifetime of wonderful memories.

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    * Conditions

    Advertised prices are per person, twin share, correct at time of publication and are subject to availability, withdrawal and change at any time without notification due to fluctuations in charges and currency. Offer valid on new bookings only. ^Bonus offers are included in the advertised price. Bonus includes $300 per person Early Payment Discount and an additional TravelManagers discount of $200 per person. ¹Flight is ex Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide or Perth and based on an airline of Scenic’s choice. All airfare deals are scheduled for travel to best suit the tour departure and conclusion dates on available scheduled flights. Any requests outside of the tour dates may incur seasonal surcharges as enforced by the airline. Prices and offers based on STC041120.1 in a category E-suite (no balcony). Balcony upgrades available on request at an additional cost. First non-refundable $1,000 per person deposit due within seven days of booking, a second non-refundable deposit of $2,000 per person is due by 28 Sep 2019 or 11 months prior to departure, whichever comes first. Other conditions apply. Please contact your personal travel manager for full terms and conditions.

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