Celebrated in art, literature, and the “Blue Danube” waltz, the scenic Danube River is one of the world’s most famous waterways, packing a tremendous variety of culture and history along its vast length. Uniworld offers more Danube departures than any other river cruise line. Our generous selection of shore excursions makes Central Europe an ideal destination for first time visitors and seasoned travellers alike.
The enduring appeal of our Danube voyages extends to cuisine as well as culture. Central Europe is an epicurean’s paradise, with Riesling wines, apricot schnapps, Linzer torte, wienerschnitzel, and many other local delicacies to sample and enjoy.
SHIP: S.S. Maria Theresa
Celebrate the holiday season in truly extraordinary fashion with a special Uniworld itinerary that gives you the best of four countries at their most magical time of year. Cruise the mighty Danube, visiting classical capitals like Budapest and Vienna. Hear the largest organ in Europe on Christmas Eve in Passau, and ring in the New Year in elegant style with a gala dinner and ballroom dance in Budapest. Festive celebrations are plentiful during this cruise—what better way to create perfect holiday memories?
SHIP: S.S. Beatrice
If you’re looking to celebrate the holidays and welcome the New Year in incredible style, this special holiday and New Year’s cruise is for you. Relax onboard a luxurious ship as you cruise through the ravishing landscapes along the Danube.