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River ship cruising past Eastern Europe architecture

Danube River Cruises: Your guide to sailing one of Europe's beautiful waterways

  • Eastern Europe architecture with river in the background
  • River ship travelling down the Danube
  • Traditional Eastern Europe buildings with sunset in background

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Frequently asked questions

Danube River cruises traverse several countries including Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania, and Ukraine. Long story short, prepare your taste buds for a wide range of European flavours, and a chance to explore a vast range of landscapes and historical icons.

Peak river cruising season is from April to October, with late spring and early autumn offering pleasant weather and fewer crowds.

Yes, many cruises cater to families, offering activities and excursions that engage all ages. Double check with your preferred cruise line to find an itinerary best suited to little ones.

Yes, most cruises offer various dining options including local and international cuisines as part of the cruise package. Double check with your booking to confirm what food and beverages are included in your itinerary.

Certainly, in fact most European river cruises are considered the height of luxury, offering upscale amenities, fine dining, and exclusive shore excursions.

Danube River cruises generally last from 7 to 14 days, offering a comprehensive exploration of the region's history and culture.

Do Medieval castles, ancient monasteries and charming old towns count? If yes, then you’ll get sick of waking up to views of historical sites outside your stateroom window.

We recommend packing layered clothing for varying weather, comfortable walking shoes for shore excursions, and formal wear for special dinners. Don’t forget a camera for selfies, and a good book to help you relax with afternoons floating down the river.

Danube River Cruises typically provide a range of entertainment options like cultural performances, live music, and educational talks onboard the ship.

Major departure cities such as Vienna, Budapest, and Bucharest are well-connected by air and land, with the ports easily accessible by private transfers or public transport.

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