About the tour: Cruising the Splendours of the Danube with Salzburg

Enjoy this cross country extravaganza, including a four-night cruise on board the superior MS Serenity, as we set sail along the mighty Danube River. Join the ship in the Hungarian capital of Budapest and enjoy a relaxing cruise docking in delightful destinations such as Bratislava and Vienna. Disembark in Passau before heading off to spend time in spectacular Salzburg. Visiting so many incredible destination in one trip certainly makes a holiday to remember.

Tour Includes


  • 4 nights cruising with full board
  • 4 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • 2 evening meals
  • Convenient local joining points
  • Travel by Silver Service coach

DATES & PRICES

Once you have booked your tour either online, or by telephone ( 01709 787 463 ), you have the flexibility of how you pay off the remainder of your balance. You can:

  • Use our balance payment facility online to make and track your card payments. You can pay as much as you want up until your final due date or pay it all, the choice is yours.
  • Send payments via online banking.
  • Send payments via cheque.
  • Call us and make a card payment, either a small amount or as lump sum until your final due date.

Our contact and online banking payment details will be on your confirmation invoice to remind you of your choices.

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Tour Itinerary

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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    Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to Belgium for an overnight stay.

    Continue to Austria for an overnight stay.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    To Budapest to discover the Hungarian capital at leisure. Unlock the secrets of this fabulous city on our optional, guided tour which takes in many of the highlights including the Fisherman’s Bastion, Chain Bridge and the Parliament Building. This afternoon, we board our cruise ship, the MS Serenity and begin our four-night cruise.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Cruise to Bratislava, the Slovakian capital, where you can join an optional guided tour by coach and on foot. We sail later this evening towards Vienna.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Spend the day in Vienna, city of the waltz. Join our optional sightseeing tour and see the principal sights including the Hofburg Palace, City Hall and the house where Johann Strauss composed the Blue Danube Waltz.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    We cruise through the wine producing area of the Wachau, past Krems and Dürnstein, where Richard the Lionheart was kept captive, imprisoned in the castle. We arrive in Melk, where you can visit the magnificent abbey. Later you will see Kuenringer Castle and Greinburg Castle.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    We cruise into Passau, picturesquely set where the Danube is joined by the Inn and Ilz rivers. Disembark, then enjoy some free time before we head to Salzburg. Spend time at leisure before continuing to our overnight hotel in the Salzburg area.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    To Belgium for an overnight stay.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Return home.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Your Excursions

    Included Excursions & Visits

    • The Danube - Picturesque river valley
    • Melk - Famous abbey
    • Vienna - Classical imperial city
    • Budapest - Grand capital of Hungary
    • Bratislava - Historic old town and waterfront
    • Salzburg - City of Mozart

    Optional Excursions & Visits

    • Vienna, Budapest & Bratislava Sightseeing Tours

     Cabin Upgrades (per person)Twin 
    Middle Deck Cabin£100 
    Panorama Deck Cabin £150 

     No single rooms/cabins available.

    Cruising the Splendours of the Danube with Salzburg

    Book online OR call our friendly travel advisers on:
    01709 787 463

    Accommodation

    If you prefer, then you can join the tour at the hotel. To do this, we will require a copy of your passport for identification purposes and you must advise us at the time of booking.

    No reduction will be given if you should choose to do this.

    All hotel rooms benefit from private bathroom facilities.
    Some hotels have tea and coffee making facilities. Please check the tour pages for more information or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Most hotels have a lift, please call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333 for more information.
    Some hotels have ground floor rooms. Please email for information on individual hotels or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Your hotels will supply towels in your room.

    We are unable to guarantee that the hotel will be able to meet your dietary requirements. We find that the majority of European countries do not generally cater for vegetarians and that the meal supplied may well be what everyone else is having minus the meat.

    We will of course endeavour to arrange for a vegetarian meal at the hotel. We do however suggest that you advise us of your dietary requests at the time of booking and recommend that you speak to the receptionist on arrival with regard to your request.

    You will spend four nights cruising on the 3-star superior MS Serenity. The MS Serenity offers a warm and friendly atmosphere. There's plenty of space on board to gather with friends and chat over drinks or enjoy some quiet time in your own company.

    Cabin accommodation is on three decks - main, middle and panorama - and have a window, en suite facilities, T.V., safety deposit box, twin beds and telephone.

    The ship has an inviting sun deck and a spacious and attractive lounge/bar, a great place to meet your fellow guests and relax as you watch the scenery pass by.

    The spacious restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy your included meals, where you are looked after by the highly professional and friendly service team. 

    Overnight stays in Austria will be in a 3-star hotel. Your overnight stays in Belgium will be in city-style hotels. 


    Find your nearest pickup point

    You can join your coach at your nearest joining point – we’ve hundreds to choose from throughout England, Scotland and Wales. To find your nearest pick up, search using your postcode below.

      *Please note pickups are subject to availability.

      Travel Extras

      Why not go the night before your tour for a relaxing start?

      You can park for FREE for up to seven days at the Holiday Inn Ashford North and enjoy an overnight stay with English breakfast from just £38 per person (Based on 2 sharing a twin/double room on a B&B basis, subject to availability. Single supplements and terms and conditions apply.) We’ll then collect you from the hotel on the day of departure and return you there at the end of your holiday.

      To book this package, please call the hotel on 01233 713333, quoting ‘Leger Holidays’ and your booking reference. If your holiday is longer than seven days you can pay for additional days’ parking. Ask one of our friendly reservations team for more details when you book your holiday

      On most holidays if you’d prefer to join your tour coach at Stop 24 services, you can park your car in the car park which is accredited by the Park Mark safer parking scheme and is monitored 24 hours a day by CCTV. Payment for the parking is made on arrival using the self-service machines. Excludes holidays to Ireland and the U.K. and tours travelling via Brittany Ferries.

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      Cruising the Splendours of the Danube with Salzburg

      Book online OR call our friendly travel advisers on:
      01709 787 463