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Blue Danube Fam Cruise 2019 with Dr. LeRoy Lawson & Mark Taylor

9 days
Austria, Germany, Prague & Slovakia
Starting from $1999* Taxes & Fees Apply

Join EO with Guest Speakers Dr. LeRoy & Joy Lawson along with Devotional Leaders Mark & Evelyn Taylor on this 9-day Blue Danube Cruise and Familiarization Tour for EO Hosts & Clergy! Departing on October 19, 2019, with prices strating at $1,999* cruising on the MS AmaCerto.

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount.

What’s Included

  • All Inclusive Pricing
  • Cruise
  • Fuel Surcharges and Gov't Taxes
  • International Airfare from NY
  • Meals on Ship
  • Overseas Airport Transfers
  • Port Charges
  • Select Shore Excursions
  • Wine, Beer & Soft Drinks
  • Most Shore Excursions

^ Additional Baggage & Optional fees may apply.

† If air purchased through EO.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 Oct. 19 – DEPART USA

Depart the USA on your overnight flight to Budapest.

Day 2 Oct. 20 – BUDAPEST - EMBARKATION

Board your cruise in Budapest. Tonight, meet your fellow passengers as the ship cruises to Bratislava. (D)

Day 3 Oct. 21 – BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA

Enjoy a walking tour of the “Coronation City of Kings” or join a culinary host to sample and prepare traditional Slovakian specialties. Active travelers can hike up to Bratislava Castle for magnificent views of the city. (B,L,D)

Day 4 Oct. 22 – VIENNA, AUSTRIA

The “City of Waltzes” offers a treasure trove of gems and you have two ways to discover them. Join a city tour showcasing its regal splendors, including the majestic Opera House and the former Imperial Palace of the Habsburgs before concluding in Vienna’s historic city center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and then visiting St. Stephen’s Cathedral. For a more active exploration of the area, take a guided bike ride along the Danube. During the afternoon, you can enjoy leisure time or pedal your way to Klosterneuburg Monastery on a guided cycling tour. (B,L,D)

Day 5 Oct. 23 – DÜRNSTEIN – MELK

After reaching the Wachau Valley in the morning, you’ll have a choice of three excursions in Dürnstein. Partake in a walking tour along cobblestone streets to the luminous blue facade of the Baroque Stiftskirche, its famed church tower, before enjoying a wine tasting in a local cellar. For a beautiful view of the Wachau Valley, hike up to the fortress where Richard the Lionheart was once held. Alternatively, visit a local boutique, where you’ll be treated to the region’s finest apricot products. After your morning excursions, you have a choice to cruise through the Wachau Valley to Melk or join a bike tour along the Danube. Upon reaching Melk, take a tour of the UNESCO-designated Melk Abbey. (B,L,D)

Day 6 Oct. 24 – PASSAU, GERMANY

Enjoy a scenic morning sailing to the medieval city of Passau. Join a walking tour through this 2,000-year-old city, noted for its Gothic and Italian Baroque architecture and St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Guests looking for a more active morning can choose between a guided bike tour along the Danube, or a guided hike up to the Veste Oberhaus Fortress overlooking Passau. (B,L,D)

Day 7 Oct. 25 – REGENSBURG

 Explore Regensburg, one of Germany’s best preserved medieval cities and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on a guided walking tour showcasing the city’s architectural highlights, including the Old Town Hall and the Porta Praetoria, gates to an ancient Roman fort built in 179 A.D. As an alternate option, sample some of Bavaria’sspecialties— beer, sausage and pretzels; or bike to Walhalla where you’ll see the neo-Classical white marble temple inspired by the Parthenon in Athens. (B,L,D)

Day 8 Oct. 26 – NUREMBERG

Enjoy a scenic morning cruise as the ship crosses the Continental Divide via the Main-Danube Canal to Nuremberg. Explore the medieval city center with a tour that showcases the Imperial Castle and the famous town wall, as well as Albrecht Dürer’s home and Market Square with its legendary fountain. Or you can take a guided tour of the city’s WWII history, including a visit to the infamous Zeppelin Field, a museum built on the site of former Nazi rallies and the site of the Nuremberg Trials when not in session. Alternatively, savor traditional Franconian specialties by sampling famously delicious Nuremberger Bratwurst, Rot bier (red beer) and Lebkuchen (gingerbread). (B,L,D)

Day 9 Oct. 27 – NUREMBERG – DISEMBARKATION

This morning, depart the ship after breakfast. (B)

Enhance Your Journey

Budapest $520

Oct. 17 - DEPART USA

Oct. 18 - ARRIVE IN BUDAPEST, HUNGARY

Oct. 19 - BUDAPEST

Oct. 20 - BUDAPEST - EMBARKATION

Prague $840

 

Oct. 27 - NUREMBERG – DISEMBARKATION –

PILZEN– PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC

Oct. 28 - PRAGUE

Oct. 29 - PRAGUE

Oct. 30 - DEPART PRAGUE

Departure Dates

  1. October 19, 2019
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*Prices reflect a 4% cash discount