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From Vienna: Dürnstein and Wachau Cruise

From Vienna: Dürnstein and Wachau Cruise

From US$ 85.72 per person

Take the MS Kaiserin Elisabeth II ship from Vienna to the Wachau Valley, and experience the region from the water. Enjoy a relaxing evening with food options while travelling by boat along the Danube.

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Duration 1 day
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  • Sit back, relax, and take in views of the Wachau Valley from a ship
  • Spot the local flora and fauna along the fields and forests
  • Don't worry about packing meals and enjoy the included food options
  • Discover the medieval city of Dürnstein after the ship ride on your own time
  • See the region from a new perspective and get off the beaten track
Full description

Every Saturday & Sunday between July and September, you can have the opportunity to take a ride on the luxurious MS Kaiserin Elisabeth II, traveling from Vienna to the Wachau Valley. Enjoy the navigation and the beautiful view of the surrounding villages, meadows and forests as you sit back and relax. During your two-hour journey, you can stroll through Dürnstein and explore the quaint village. The ship has a well-equipped onboard restaurant which allows you to choose from a wide range of breakfasts, lunches, and snacks. All meals are freshly prepared for you on board and the emphasis is placed on regional cuisine.

  • Cruise
  • Breakfast
  • Lunchtime snack
  • Dinner, if option selected
  • Beverage
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Marina Wien - boarding starts 1 hour before departure

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Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 105 reviews

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It was a nice trip. A tip, lunch was very measly far too little, you could see it nice as all passengers looked disappointed at the plate, maybe. could you reduce the evening buffet a bit from the amount and offer more for lunch. Otherwise everything was great, really recommendable, would like to repeat it.

October 18, 2022

Everything was well planned. Only the staff was extremely careless with the drinks if we hadn't gotten something ourselves, we would have died of thirst. There was no staff in sight and if there was then they looked the other way. Because other guests didn't feel better. Food worked very well. Drinks 0 stars

September 21, 2022

It was a great trip for our group. The seats on the upper deck are highly recommended because the air is better there than on the lower deck. The catering on board is very good and is progressing quite quickly considering the number of passengers being fed. The drink prices are also moderate. All in all, it is worth a trip that you would like to repeat or maybe do with guests.

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September 13, 2022

Product ID: 212391