Viking River Cruise – Paris to Prague: 2 Iconic Cities, 3 Rivers from $2,999 + Air from $399

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • 12-day cruise w/ river-view stateroom
  • Guided tours per itinerary
  • All onboard  meals: featuring regional specialties & Welcome Cocktail Reception & Dinner
  • Complimentary wine, beer & soft drinks w/ onboard dinner & lunch
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Culture Curriculum
  • All port charges
  • Free Wi-Fi, (speed may vary)
  • Airline taxes & fees* (if airfare is included in offer)
Paris to Prague: 2 Iconic Cities, 3 Rivers

 

Spend 12 days as you sail the Moselle, the Rhine and the Main Rivers! Experience the Moselle with its steep vineyards; the castle-studded Rhine; and the Main, lined with quaint villages. Taste legendary Moselle Rieslings. Survey the Rhine from 900-year-old Marksburg Castle. Explore Prague’s Lobkowicz Palace on a Privileged Access tour designed just for us by Prince William. Savor French, German and Czech cuisine. With bookends in Paris and Prague, this 12-day journey celebrates Europe’s most luminous ports.

 

 

 

WHAT MAKES VIKING RIVER CRUISES DIFFERENT…

 AIR Offer Must be booked by Oct. 31, 2019! 

Call a travel team agent at 1-800-788-0829 for more information

 

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*(Itinerary may be in reverse depending on cruise dates)

Day 1  Paris, France

Arrive in Paris, the romantic capital of France. Transfer from the Charles de Gaulle airport to your hotel for a 2-night stay. After check-in, enjoy free time to explore this exciting city, or join our “welcome walk” to stretch your legs and get oriented.

 

Day 2   Paris, France

Today’s tour begins with a drive along the Champs-Élysées, past the Arc de Triomphe to the world-famous Louvre. The remainder of the day is yours to experience more of this timeless city: visit a museum, explore Montmartre or take a moonlit cruise along the Seine River. The banks of the Seine, with their graceful bridges and unrivaled city views, are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. As always, your Program Director can help you plan your free time. (B)

 

 

Day 3  Luxembourg City, France

Today, visit the Luxembourg American Cemetery and pay homage to the many Americans who lost their lives during the WWII Battle of the Bulge. See the city of Luxembourg on a guided tour, and then continue on to Trier and embark your ship. Dinner is served on board. (B, D)

 

Day 4  Trier & Bernkastel, Germany

Enjoy a morning tour of Trier, Germany’s oldest city, set on the banks of the Moselle River. See the wonderfully preserved Roman Porta Nigra, Trier Cathedral and the Church of Our Lady. Lunch is served on board as we depart. Enjoy scenic cruising along the Moselle this afternoon. We dock in Bernkastel around dinnertime. After your evening meal you can take a walk through the town’s cobblestone streets, or join an optional wine-tasting excursion in this famous wine region. (B, L, D)

 

 

Day 5    Cochem, Germany

A walking tour takes you through the quaint Moselle town of Cochem. Then, visit imposing Reichsburg Castle. After lunch you sail the scenic Moselle to Winnigen, arriving in the evening during dinner. Explore the cobbled streets and cafés, or stay on your ship and hear folktales about the Moselle. (B, L, D)

 

Day 6 Koblenz, Germany

After breakfast, disembark in Koblenz for a tour of Marksburg Castle, the only Rhine fortress that was never destroyed. Since its fortifications have remained so intact, stepping inside is a veritable journey back to the Middle Ages. Take in views of the Rhine Valley from this castle’s stunning vantage point. Meet your ship in Braubach, where it has sailed during your excursion. Have lunch and enjoy cruising through the storied Middle Rhine, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, lined with medieval castles, historic towns and vineyards. (B, L, D)

 

Day 7  Heidelberg, Germany

Today’s full-day excursion takes you to Heidelberg, home to Germany’s oldest university. Tour the imposing red sandstone ruins of Heidelberg Castle, built in the 12th century but twice destroyed by lightning and then later rebuilt. A guided walk through Heidelberg’s Old Town and marketplace is included, as is lunch in a local restaurant. Return to your ship for dinner and departure. (B, L, D)

 

Day 8 Würzburg, Germany

Disembark in Karlstadt and take a half-day excursion to the enticing Franconian wine town of Würzburg where you tour the Bishops’ Residenz, a beautiful baroque palace with numerous paintings and frescoes. Enjoy some free time in Würzburg this afternoon, or join an optional journey along the “Romantic Road” to the walled medieval village of Rothenburg. Meet your ship in Würzburg and dine on board. (B, L, D)

 

Day 9  Bamberg, Germany

This morning, enjoy scenic cruising along the Main River as you make your way eastward through the Franconia region of Germany. After lunch we stop in the historic town of Bamberg, founded in 902 and an important center of the German Enlightenment. Enjoy a walking tour of Bamberg’s beautifully preserved Old Town area, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, then take time to explore or perhaps sample the town’s famous locally brewed smoky beer, rauchbier. Dine on board. (B, L, D)

 

 

Day 10  Nuremberg, Germany

After breakfast, disembark in Bamberg for a tour of the Bavarian city of Nuremberg. See the ruins of Zeppelin Field, Nazi parade grounds of the 1930s, and the Palace of Justice, the venerable vestige of the Nuremberg Trials. Enjoy lunch on your own, then transfer to Prague. Check in to your hotel for a 2-night stay and take time to explore the city and see what you discover. (B)

 

Day 11  Prague, Czech Republic

This morning, tour the “City of a Hundred Spires.” A guided walk takes you through Old Town to the famed Charles Bridge. Then, travel to Hradčany for a guided tour inside Prague Castle and St. Vitus Cathedral. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure; you can see the Town Hall’s intricate 15th-century astronomical clock and spend some time in historic Wenceslas Square. You also have the opportunity today to join an optional tour to Lobkowicz Palace. (B)

 

Day 12 Prague, Czech Republic

After breakfast, check out of your hotel and proceed to the airport for your return flight. Or, extend your journey with 2 additional nights in Prague and discover more of this celebrated city. (B)

 

 

 

Pricing & Departures

 

 

 

Embark dates Price
Oct 30, 2019 from $3,999 + Air from $599
Apr 8, 2020 from $3,699 + Air from $499
Apr 15, 2020 from $3,699 + Air from $499
Apr 22, 29, 2020 from $3,699 + Air from $499
May 6, 20, 2020 from $4,199 + Air from $599
Jun 10, 17, 24, 2020 from $3,999 + Air from $699
Jul 1, 8, 15, 29, 2020 from $3,599 + Air from $799
Aug 5, 19, 26, 2020 from $3,599 + Air from $799
Sep 9, 16, 23, 30, 2020 from $4,399 + Air from $599
Oct 7, 14, 21, 28, 2020 from $3,699 + Air from $499
Nov 4, 11, 2020 from $2,999 + AIr from $399
Mar 10, 2021 from $2,999 + Air from $399
Mar 24, 31, 2021 from $3,399 + Air from $499
Apr 7, 8, 2021 from $3,699 + Air from $499
Apr 28, 29, 2021 from $3,999 + Air from $499
May 5, 12, 19, 26, 2021 from $4,199 + Air from $599
Jun 2, 16, 23, 30, 2021 from $3,999 + Air from $699
Jul 7, 14, 21, 2021 from $3,599 + Air from $799
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25, 2021 from $3,599 + Air from $799
Sep 1, 8, 18, 15, 22, 2021 from $4,399 + Air from $599
Oct 6, 2021 from $3,999 + Air from $499
Oct 13, 2021 from $3,999 + Air from $499
Nov 3, 10, 2021 from $3,299 + Air from $499
WHAT MAKES VIKING RIVER CRUISES DIFFERENT:
  • You won’t find the noise of casinos on-board
  • Viking River Cruises are tailored towards adults so there are no children under 18
  • No foo foo alcoholic drinks with umbrellas
  • You won’t be bothered by photographers clamoring to take your picture, for a fee
  • There aren’t any on-board art auctions with inflated prices
  • No charge for wine and beer, house wines and beers are served with meals
  • There is no extra charge for alternative restaurants, you will find destination focused dining aboard your river cruise
  • Wi-Fi is Free
  • Use of laundry facilities is free
  • Use of the spa is complimentary
  • You won’t be pressured into buying a spa service
  • Viking River Cruise Long-ships all have outside staterooms, no inside staterooms here
  • There is no smoking aboard your Viking River Cruise Ship
  • You won’t ever have to wait in lines
  • Relax and be comfortable in slacks, you won’t find formal nights or butlers in white gloves
  • There is no worry of being nickel and dimed, your Viking River Cruise is All-inclusive

Travel Team offers additional incentives in addition to those offered by the cruise line. Up to a $500 ship board credit on all river cruises.

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Notes:
  • Airfare offer must be booked by Oct 31, 2019*
  • All airline taxes & fees included*
  • After Oct. 31, 2019 Cruise & land package only, add airfare by asking a travel team agent
  • Prices in US dollars unless otherwise noted
  • We have limited space on this package and it is subject to availability and prior sale
  • All package prices are per person based on double occupancy unless otherwise noted
  • Prices reflect cash discount
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  • Information, including prices are subject to change without notice
  • Restrictions and change and/or cancel penalties apply
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