River Cruises Land Packages

Make the most of your long-awaited vacation by adding our optional land packages before or after your sailing. We’ve curated select destinations and detailed every itinerary so you can enjoy more time exploring the art, history or culinary delights in sought-after cities around the world. Whether you’re looking to start your vacation early or not ready to go home, make it unforgettable with AMADEUS. 

Please note: The minimum number of participants for the land program is 15 people. Bookable up to 60 days before departure. The General Terms and Conditions of Lüftner Cruises GmbH apply.

What's Included
in Your Land Package

  • Overnight stays at 4- and 5-star hotels conveniently located near the major sites
  • Daily breakfast at the hotel
  • Guided city tours and enriching excursions 
  • Convenient transfers and portage service between your hotel and ship





Optional Land Programs

2 Nights Prague (Czech Republic)

Experience the enchanting allure of Prague, famously known as the "City of a Hundred Spires," boasting a UNESCO-listed historic center. Take advantage of your leisure time to uncover iconic attractions such as the medieval wonder of the Astronomical Clock and the picturesque charm of the Charles Bridge. Immerse yourself in a memorable beer tasting session, where you'll have the opportunity to savor some of the world's finest brews.

Bookable after the Classical Danube Cruise from 19.06 - 26.06.2025 & 08.08. - 15.08.2025

2 Nights Lucerne (Switzerland)

Embark on an exploration of the charming city of Lucerne, with its historic buildings and picturesque alleyways. Then, ascend to the summit of Pilatus Kulm aboard the world's steepest cogwheel railway. At the top, marvel at the breathtaking views of the snow-capped Alps and the surrounding landscape.

Bookable after the Classical Rhine Cruise from 23.07. - 30.07.2025 & 04.09. - 11.09.2025

3 Nights Bucharest & Brasov (Romania)

Discover the picturesque Carpathian town of Sinaia, home to the majestic Peles Castle, before venturing to charming Brasov. Explore its imposing Black Church and the fascinating Bran Castle, where you can immerse yourself in the spirit of Dracula. Spend an additional night in Bucharest, exploring the treasures of Romania's capital and surrendering to the enchantment of this dream journey.

Bookable before the 1.200 Miles on the Danube from 24.07. - 03.08.2025

Bookable after the 1.200 Miles on the Danube from 20.09. - 29.09.2025

1.200 Miles on the Danube

This is a special cruise program with many unforgettable highlights, including seven countries (Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania) and five world famous capital cities (Vienna, Budapest, Bratislava, Belgrade and Bucharest). A particular scenic highlight of this trip is the cruise through the “Iron Gates”, the imposing gorge where the Danube breaks through the Carpathian Mountains.

8 nights cruise Vienna-Fetesti and 1 night Bucharest: 
July 17 - July 26, 2025 and Sept. 20 - Sept. 29, 2025

1 night Bucharest and 9 nights cruise Fetesti-Vienna: 
July 24 - Aug. 03, 2025 and Sept. 27 - Oct. 07, 2025

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