Autumn Danube Delights

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  • Itinerary
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  • Shearings

  • 4 nights all inclusive cruise
  • Services of a Shearings Cruise Manager
  • Enjoy the seasonal beauty of the River Danube
  • Explore the imperial city of Vienna
  • Stroll around delightful Linz

Escape for a well-deserved seasonal break and soak up the mesmerising beauty of the River Danube in spring and autumn. Enjoy time in Vienna, the magical Austrian capital with its numerous historic landmarks, and discover the charming city of Linz.


Linz City Express Tour

Concert at the Kursalon

  • Europe
  • Austria
  • Engelhartszell
  • Linz
  • Vienna
Tour Types
  • Cultural
  • Scenic
  • 50 plus
  • Seniors

Day 1 Embark in Engelhartszell, cruise to Vienna

We arrive at Engelhartszell where we embark the MS A-ROSA DONNA or MS A-ROSA FLORA for our seasonal cruise. Late afternoon we commence our cruise to Vienna.

Day 2 Vienna

Take in the wonderful seasonal sights and colours along the River Danube this morning. By early afternoon we arrive in Vienna. Explore at leisure and remember that whilst in Vienna it is a must to sample the renowned cakes and pastries at one of the many traditional coffee houses.

Day 3 Vienna to Linz

Today we enjoy an included excursion discovering the splendour of Vienna, the home of the waltz, the architectural wonder of St Stephen’s Cathedral. The Viennese are proud of their musical heritage and has welcomed composers such as Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert and Strauss as residents. We also visit Schonbrunn Palace and Gardens, the former summer residence of the imperial family, convey the changing tastes and styles throughout Austria’s history. This evening we depart Vienna and sail overnight to Linz.

Day 4 Linz to Engelhartszell

By mid-afternoon we reach Linz. Spend time at leisure in this lovely city, characterised by a mix of enchanting, medieval architecture and ultramodern, eye-catching buildings. For a panoramic view of the city one of Europe's steepest traction railways makes its way from the centre up the Postlingberg hill. Relax in one of the town’s coffee houses and try a slice of the famous Linzer Torte. Later this evening we depart Linz and set off for Engelhartszell overnight.

Day 5 Disembark in Engelhartszell

Arrival in Engelhartszell and disembarkation for our journey home.

You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.

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12-Nov-2021 for 6 Nights Visit Website

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