Fall in Love with Legendary Art, Music, and the Linzer Torte CLASSIC – Take a Guided Walk through the city’s historic and beautiful sites along the shore of the Danube and see Hauptplatz-Austria’s largest medieval square-and the towering white marble Trinity Column, OR: ACTIVE – Join a Guided Hike up to Mount Postlingberg to get an incredible bird’s-eye view of Linz and the mighty Danube River. Enjoy a brief sailing to Mauthausen while having lunch. You may choose to join an Optional Excursion to Mauthausen Concentration Camp. Enjoy sailing on your way to Ybbs tonight. Later, enjoy live entertainment on board.
An Ancient Village and Vintages of the Wachau Valley Relax on board this morning and enjoy the picturesque Wachau Valley scenery as you cruise to Krems. CLASSIC – Join a guided walk to explore this small valley town, seemingly untouched by the new world, OR: DISCOVERY – Join an interactive Wine World Experience with wine tasting. AFTERNOON/EVENING CRUISE TO VIENNA (B,L,D)
A Feast for the Soul in Vienna CLASSIC – Venture into the Habsburg empire with a Guided City Tour of Vienna’s gilded landmarks. See the Imperial Palace complex -the winter residence of the Imperial Family, the historic Vienna Opera House and stunning St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Optional tours today include a Guided Tour of magnificent Schonbrunn Palace, the former imperial summer residence of Habsburg royalty. You may also choose to attend an Optional Excursion to a Royal Waltz Concert for an unforgettable evening of music in an elegant hall. Alternatively you can choose to spend your free time strolling through Kartnerstrasse, the most famous shopping avenue in central Vienna; stop in a local cafe to enjoy authentic Austrian confections of Sachertorte or Apfelstrudel.
Classic and Contemporary-from Cathedrals to Castles CLASSIC – Take a Guided City Walk, including the quaint streets of Old Town, Town Hall, and fantastic St. Martin’s Cathedral, OR: ACTIVE – Grab Nordic walking sticks and follow your Avalon Adventure Host on a Hike to Bratislava Castle.