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Classical Music on the Danube 8 days from 1.153,00 €

Select 2015 from Passau to Passau


This special Danube cruise has been carefully created specifically for lovers of classical music, with special programmes on board and ashore. Its highlights are the performances in the world famous opera houses of Budapest and Vienna. On this musical cruise you therefore at last have sufficient time, space and leisure not only to prepare yourself carefully for each musical event, but also to allow the pleasure of it to linger on for a suitable length of time afterwards.


1. Day Passau

Arrival   Departure 16:00
  • Check-in from 15.00
  • Welcome Cocktail (incl.)
  • Welcome Dinner (incl.)
  • Welcome concert on board (incl.)

2. Day Vienna

Arrival 10:00 Departure  
  • City Tour Vienna
  • Musical tea party on board (incl.)
  • Sound of Vienna (Cat. B) **)
  • Optional visit of Vienna State Opera or Volksopera Vienna **)

3. Day Vienna

Arrival   Departure 10:00

3. Day Bratislava

Arrival 14:00 Departure 23:59
  • City Tour Bratislava
  • Evening concert in Bratislava (incl.)

4. Day Esztergom

Arrival 07:30 Departure 08:30
  • Excursion Esztergom-Szentendre
  • (from Esztergom / to Budapest)

4. Day Budapest

Arrival 12:30 Departure  
  • Optional visit of a performance at the Opera House Budapest

5. Day Budapest

Arrival   Departure 12:00
  • City Tour Budapest

6. Day Vienna

Arrival 11:00 Departure 23:00
  • Visit Schoenbrunn Castle in the morning
  • Excursion „Celebration of the Great Masters“ - the Vienna of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven with an exclusive concert in the Viennese Palais "Eschenbach" (incl.) in the evening
  • Special late night dinner soirée on board

7. Day Dürnstein

Arrival 07:00 Departure 09:00
  • Excursion Wachau incl. Melk abbey and wine tasting
  • (from Dürnstein / to Emmersdorf)

7. Day Melk/Emmersdorf

Arrival 12:00 Departure 14:00
  • Captain's Gala Dinner (incl.)
  • Farewell concert on board (incl.)

8. Day Passau

Arrival 08:00 Departure  
  • Disembarkation after breakfast

Dates & Rates

Oct 30, 2014 - Nov 6, 2014 MS Amadeus Brilliant

Panorama window with French balcony, TV, WC/shower, cabinet, telephone, desk, chair, safe, 2 beds (can be set up separately on request)

1.895,00 € p.p.

Panorama window with French balcony, TV, WC/shower, cabinet, telephone, desk, chair, safe, 2 beds (can be set up separately on request)

1.713,00 € p.p.

Fixed window, TV, WC/shower, cabinet, telephone, desk, chair, safe, 2 beds (can be set up separately on request)

1.384,00 € p.p.

Fixed window, TV, WC/shower, cabinet, telephone, desk, chair, safe, 2 beds (can be set up separately on request)

1.153,00 € p.p.

Fixed window, bed, TV, WC/shower, cabinet, telephone, desk

1.384,00 € p.p.

Panorama window with French balcony, WC/shower, telephone, cabinet, desk, chair, safe, minibar, 2 beds (can be set up separately on request)

2.266,00 € p.p.

Included Features

Your AMADEUS-Plus:

  • Special music ensemble under the direction of the Saxon Organ Academy on board
  • Expert lecture on all music concerts
  • Excursion „Celebration of the Great Masters“
  • Wireless AMADEUS-Audio-Guide for all excursions

Included features:

  • Quality red & white wines from Europe’s great wine regions are free-flowing and complimentary with every dinner on board
  • Superb dining with all meals included (buffet breakfast, lunch, afternoon coffee & tea, dinner and midnight snack) in the elegant Panorama-Restaurant, which accommodates all guests in one seating
  • 24 hour coffee station
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain’s Gala Dinner
  • Especially selected music program ashore and on board
  • Included features as specified in the itineraries (incl.)
  • English language on board in a non-smoking environment (smoking allowed only on the Sun Deck)
  • Services of an experienced cruise director throughout the cruise
  • 7-night cruise accommodation in an outside stateroom and all port taxes included



Arrival & transfer

You're in good hands with us from the start: Let us book you a transfer from the airport or train station to the ship port and back. The following prices apply per person per transfer:


  • Train station-Port: € 16,- / US$ 23.00
  • Airport Munich-Port: € 58,- / US$ 82.00

You can book the transfer with your preferred travel agent or directly at



Our à la carte excursion packages

City tour Bratislava30,00 € p.P. ja ja ja
Excursion Esztergom-Szentendre37,00 € p.P. ja
City tour Budapest30,00 € p.P. ja ja ja
City tour Vienna30,00 € p.P. ja ja ja
Sound of Vienna (Cat. B)48,00 € p.P. ja
Visit Castle Schoenbrunn41,00 € p.P. ja
Excursion Wachau incl. Melk abbey and wine tasting51,00 € p.P. ja ja
Total: 90,00 € 189,00 € 219,00 €
Package prices: 72,00 € 151,00 € 175,00 €


MS Amadeus Brilliant

The m/s AMADEUS Brilliant joined the innovative AMADEUS fleet in April 2011. This distinctive river cruiser follows Lüftner's familiar river vessel design, being similar to its sister ship the AMADEUS Elegant: the AMADEUS ships stand out particularly for their high standards of design and their first-class interior decor as well for the carefully selected itineraries and professionally organised shore programmes to which they are allocated. more ...

Construction year 2011   Speed 25.00 km/h   Cabins 67/9
Length 110 m   Draught 1.30 m   Gross register tonnage 1.57 GRT
Width 11 m   Height above water 5.85 m   Crew app. 40

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