2022 Season

Highlight of the Danube

tour: 4070
8 days from Passau to Passau
Cruise the fascinating Danube, the river of magnificent capital cities and quaint villages and towns. Discover wine making regions of the river whilst relaxing on board your ship, the MS Thurgau Silence. Take in the sights and sounds of Vienna in Austria, Bratislava in Slovakia, and the Hungarian capital city of Budapest, which all straddle the river. Explore Melk’s Benedictine Abbey, a colossal and beautiful Baroque monument and the symbol of the Wachau Valley with its steep, terraced vineyards overlooking the Danube.
Enchantment around every turn!

Complete your cruising experience by pre-purchasing the optional shore excursion package, offering exceptional value and only available for pre-purchase on “MyCosmos” up to 20 days prior to tour departure. It includes the following excursions:
- Melk Abbey visit
- Vienna city sightseeing tour
- Budapest city sightseeing tour
- Excursion to a Hungarian “Puszta”
- Bratislava city sightseeing tour
- Excursion to Dürnstein with wine tasting

The following shore excursion will be only available for purchase on board (and subject to availability):
- Scary stories of Vienna
- Schönbrunn Castle visit
- Budapest walking tour
- Budapest by night cruise
- Beer-tasting in Bratislava old town

For excursion details, please see the day-by-day itinerary.


Our cruises are popular with international customers and announcements on board the ships will be made in multiple European languages. Our Cruise Director speaks English and German.
The “Starting at” or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per person based on twin occupancy and any applicable port charges, non-commissionable taxes/fees, and intra-vacation flights are included in the price shown.   International airfare, however, is not included. If price is crossed out, the new price shown includes a limited time promotional offer(s). Please review current promotions or deals for additional information.