Dertour has chartered the recently refurbished five-star MS Mozart to operate a new river cruise on the Danube for this year and has also launched a standalone brochure available for travel agents wishing to sell the cruise.
Two itineraries of eight and 15 days are available. The eight-day option includes calls at Passau, Melk, Esztergram Budapest, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna and Krems before returning to Passau. Shore excursions include the Wachau Valley in Austria, a city tour of Budapest, a city tour of Bratislava, a Beer tasting evening, a Vienna city tour, Vienna by night, Wachau Valley, Dumstein Gottweig Abbey and wine tasting in Krems.
Prices start from £836 per person, based on two sharing and include seven nights’ full board accommodation, a cocktail reception, welcome dinner and captain’s gala dinner, daily entertainment, the services of a cruise director, all taxes along the route and English guided tours in all destinations.
A package including flights from Heathrow on March 31, April 7, October 13 and 20 plus transfers to the ship is also available from £ 1,123 per person.