Day 1 UK – Munich
Today you will fly to Munich. This afternoon is at leisure, you may choose to visit Munich's Christmas market, where you can shop for handmade goods, and enjoy a mug of Glühwein and food from around the world. In the evening, join your fellow travellers for an evening meal.
Day 2 Munich
Today you will enjoy a full-day tour of Munich, including a visit to the Marienplatz, the central square, and the city's historic buildings. You'll also have time to explore Munich on your own, so why not see some priceless masterpieces in one of the many art museums? And don't forget to do the thing the city is most famous for – visit a Biergarten.
Day 3 Munich – Engelhartszell
Today you will travel to Engelhartszell in Austria. Here you'll board your ship, the A-ROSA DONNA, and prepare for your cruise along the iconic River Danube which begins tomorrow.
Day 4 Engelhartszell – Wachau Valley – Vienna
Relax on board the ship as you cruise through the picturesque Wachau Valley. Enjoy views of churches, pastel-painted houses and hilltop castles. In the afternoon, you'll arrive in Vienna. This top European city has splendid architecture as well as a rich artistic and cultural heritage. You'll be driven along the Ringstrasse, a street full of elegant buildings including the Hofburg Palace, State Opera House and Parliament. You will continue through the city taking in many other landmarks including St Charles's Church and the Viennese Music Association, home of the Vienna Philharmonic. After a look at the ornate exterior of St Stephen's Cathedral which you will visit on foot, you'll be taken back to the ship.
Day 5 Vienna - at Leisure
There's no chance of being bored as you have the whole day to explore Vienna at your own pace. We recommend experiencing the city's famous café culture at one of the many traditional coffee houses. Get into the festive spirit at the Christmas market, or trace the history of the Hapsburgs around the city. You're in the musical capital of the world, so why not enjoy a classical concert? Just remember to be back on board for our night sail to Linz.
Day 6 Linz
Today we will wake up in Upper Austria before arriving in the city of Linz. After a leisurely morning , we will spend the afternoon exploring the old town and it's baroque buildings as we board the "Linz City Express" - a small sightseeing train which takes you on a comfortable ride to explore the traces of the past. Enjoy the ride along the Main Square, past the various sights and to the New Cathedral while listening to information about the city. After the city tour, the train will take you back to the ship.
Day 7 Engelhartszell – UK
You will wake up in Engelhartszell this morning where you will disembark the ship before travelling back to Munich for the return flight to the UK.