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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Vienna, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
    Vienna
  • Day 4
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Regensburg
  • Day 7
    Nuremberg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
Ship Details

Avalon Envision - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Emphasis on more space; lower draft to handle low/high river levels

Cons

No USB ports by the bed (coming in 2020)

Bottom Line

Ship continues the line's focus on views and interesting excursions

Reviews

Avalon Envision Reviews

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Overall
4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.5
Service4.5
Value5.0

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5 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Vienna
Visiting:
Vienna, Durnstein ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Vienna
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 4
    Grein
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Passau
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Avalon Visionary - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Panoramic sliding-glass doors that create "open-air balconies" and beds facing the river

Cons

All plugs are European only

Bottom Line

An intimate and comfortable ship, small enough to sail places others can't

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Avalon Visionary Reviews

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4.0/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value4.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
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Budapest, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Regensburg
  • Day 7
    Nuremberg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
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Viking Atla - Viking River Cruises

Pros

Bright and airy lobby; cuisine pairs with ports of call; name recognition from staff

Cons

No spa or fitness facility; few amenities for active travelers

Bottom Line

Well-thought-out design that caters to its target audience

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Viking Atla Reviews

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4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value3.0

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10 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Vienna
Visiting:
Vienna, Emmersdorf ... see more
Cruise Line:
Crystal River Cruises
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    Vienna
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
    Emmersdorf
  • Day 3
    Cruising
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    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 4
    Linz (Salzburg)
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Bratislava
  • Day 8
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Budapest
  • Day 9
    Budapest
  • Day 10
    Vienna
  • Day 11
    Vienna
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Crystal Mozart - Crystal River Cruises

Pros

Beautiful interiors, high-end amenities and lots of choice for dining, tours and activities

Cons

Standard suites can feel cramped and some may be overwhelmed with all the tech options

Bottom Line

An ideal ship for exploring the Danube in style and comfort

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Crystal Mozart Reviews

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5.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining5.0
Service5.0
Value5.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Vienna, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
    Vienna
  • Day 4
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Regensburg
  • Day 7
    Nuremberg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
Ship Details

Avalon Envision - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Emphasis on more space; lower draft to handle low/high river levels

Cons

No USB ports by the bed (coming in 2020)

Bottom Line

Ship continues the line's focus on views and interesting excursions

Reviews

Avalon Envision Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
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4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.5
Service4.5
Value5.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Bratislava ... see more
Cruise Line:
Crystal River Cruises
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Bratislava
  • Day 4
    Vienna
  • Day 5
    Vienna
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 6
    Emmersdorf
  • Day 7
    Linz (Salzburg)
  • Day 8
    Passau
Ship Details

Crystal Mahler - Crystal River Cruises

Pros

Excellent dining, cabins and service makes ship feel like luxury hotel

Cons

Shore excursions can be iffy, with specifics hard to find; little enrichment

Bottom Line

Ideal for couples or groups that want a luxury river cruise that's more like a private tour

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Crystal Mahler Reviews

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5.0/5
Cabins5.0
Dining5.0
Service5.0
Value4.5

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Nuremberg
Visiting:
Nuremberg, Regensburg ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Nuremberg
  • Day 2
    Nuremberg
  • Day 3
    Regensburg
  • Day 4
    Passau
  • Day 5
    Melk
  • Day 6
    Vienna
  • Day 7
    Budapest
  • Day 8
    Budapest
Ship Details

Avalon Envision - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Emphasis on more space; lower draft to handle low/high river levels

Cons

No USB ports by the bed (coming in 2020)

Bottom Line

Ship continues the line's focus on views and interesting excursions

Reviews

Avalon Envision Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.5
Service4.5
Value5.0

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14 Night
Cruise to Passau

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Leaving:
Amsterdam
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Kinderdijk, Cologne ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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  • Day 1
    Amsterdam
  • Day 2
    Kinderdijk
  • Day 3
    Cologne
  • Day 4
    Koblenz
  • Day 5
    Miltenberg
  • Day 6
    Wurzburg
  • Day 7
    Bamberg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
  • Day 9
    Regensburg
  • Day 10
    Passau
  • Day 11
    Emmersdorf
  • Day 12
    Vienna
  • Day 13
    Vienna
  • Day 14
    Budapest
  • Day 15
    Budapest
Ship Details

Viking Skadi - Viking River Cruises

Pros

Group excursions and shared dining tables mean great conversations with new friends

Cons

Low river bridges can make the sun deck off limits for days at a time

Bottom Line

Relaxing, hassle-free way to discover Europe's history-rich towns and cultural treasures

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Viking Skadi Reviews

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4.0/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service5.0
Value4.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Bratislava ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Budapest
  • Day 3
    Bratislava
  • Day 4
    Vienna
  • Day 5
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 6
    Linz (Salzburg)
  • Day 7
    Passau
  • Day 8
    Passau
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Viking Ingvi - Viking River Cruises

Tours and most drinks included in price

Real balcony cabins; a rarity in river cruising

Sails Europe's Rhine and Danube

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Viking Ingvi Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value3.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Vienna, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
    Vienna
  • Day 4
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Regensburg
  • Day 7
    Nuremberg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
Ship Details

Avalon Visionary - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Panoramic sliding-glass doors that create "open-air balconies" and beds facing the river

Cons

All plugs are European only

Bottom Line

An intimate and comfortable ship, small enough to sail places others can't

Reviews

Avalon Visionary Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value4.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Nuremberg
Visiting:
Nuremberg, Regensburg ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Nuremberg
  • Day 2
    Nuremberg
  • Day 3
    Regensburg
  • Day 4
    Passau
  • Day 5
    Melk
  • Day 6
    Vienna
  • Day 7
    Budapest
  • Day 8
    Budapest
Ship Details

Avalon Artistry II - Avalon Waterways

Features 52 200-square-foot panoramic suites

Choice of excursions - Leisurely, Traditional or Essential Sightseeing options

Wine with dinner, bottled water and Wi-Fi included in fare

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Avalon Artistry II Reviews

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0.0/5

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6 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Nuremberg
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Nuremberg, Regensburg ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Nuremberg
  • Day 2
    Nuremberg
  • Day 3
    Regensburg
  • Day 4
    Passau
  • Day 5
    Emmersdorf
  • Day 6
    Vienna
  • Day 7
    Vienna
Ship Details

Avalon Passion - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Waterview beds, French balconies running the room length and well-designed bathrooms

Cons

European plugs are annoying for North Americans; inclusions slightly weak for price point

Bottom Line

Healthy menus and a boutique feel equal a modern but comfortable take on river cruising

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Avalon Passion Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
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4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining5.0
Service4.0
Value4.0

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6 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Vienna
Visiting:
Vienna, Emmersdorf ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Vienna
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
    Emmersdorf
  • Day 4
    Passau
  • Day 5
    Regensburg
  • Day 6
    Nuremberg
  • Day 7
    Nuremberg
Ship Details

Avalon Passion - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Waterview beds, French balconies running the room length and well-designed bathrooms

Cons

European plugs are annoying for North Americans; inclusions slightly weak for price point

Bottom Line

Healthy menus and a boutique feel equal a modern but comfortable take on river cruising

Reviews

Avalon Passion Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining5.0
Service4.0
Value4.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Vienna, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
    Vienna
  • Day 4
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Regensburg
  • Day 7
    Nuremberg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
Ship Details

Avalon Artistry II - Avalon Waterways

Features 52 200-square-foot panoramic suites

Choice of excursions - Leisurely, Traditional or Essential Sightseeing options

Wine with dinner, bottled water and Wi-Fi included in fare

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Avalon Artistry II Reviews

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0.0/5

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Bratislava ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Budapest
  • Day 3
    Bratislava
  • Day 4
    Vienna
  • Day 5
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 6
    Linz (Salzburg)
  • Day 7
    Passau
  • Day 8
    Passau
Ship Details

Viking Prestige - Viking River Cruises

Cruises Europe's Danube and Rhine Rivers

Shore tours at each port included in the cruise fare

Riverboat has six single occupancy cabins

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Viking Prestige Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service3.0
Value5.0

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14 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Budapest
  • Day 3
    Vienna
  • Day 4
    Vienna
  • Day 5
    Emmersdorf
  • Day 6
    Passau
  • Day 7
    Regensburg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
  • Day 9
    Bamberg
  • Day 10
    Wurzburg
  • Day 11
    Wertheim
  • Day 12
    Koblenz
  • Day 13
    Cologne
  • Day 14
    Kinderdijk
  • Day 15
    Amsterdam
Ship Details

Viking Vidar - Viking River Cruises

Pros

Modern ship offers regional dishes, cabin choice and interesting free shore excursions

Cons

Lack of fitness room and spa facilities

Bottom Line

Crisp, comfortable and attractive Scandinavian appointments plus excellent service

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Viking Vidar Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
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4.5/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service5.0
Value4.0

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14 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Budapest
  • Day 3
    Vienna
  • Day 4
    Vienna
  • Day 5
    Emmersdorf
  • Day 6
    Passau
  • Day 7
    Regensburg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
  • Day 9
    Bamberg
  • Day 10
    Wurzburg
  • Day 11
    Wertheim
  • Day 12
    Koblenz
  • Day 13
    Cologne
  • Day 14
    Kinderdijk
  • Day 15
    Amsterdam
Ship Details

Viking Modi - Viking River Cruises

Sails Europe's Rhine and Danube

Tours and most drinks included in price

Real balcony cabins; a rarity in river cruising

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Viking Modi Reviews

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0.0/5

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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  • Day 1
    Budapest
  • Day 2
    Budapest
  • Day 3
    Vienna
  • Day 4
    Durnstein (Krems)
  • Day 5
    Passau
  • Day 6
    Regensburg
  • Day 7
    Nuremberg
  • Day 8
    Nuremberg
Ship Details

Viking Egil - Viking River Cruises

Excellent food including regional dishes and "always available" options

Friendly, professional crew employed and trained by Viking

Shore excursions, drinks at meals included

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Viking Egil Reviews

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0.0/5

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6 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Vienna
Visiting:
Vienna, Emmersdorf ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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  • Day 1
    Vienna
  • Day 2
    Vienna
  • Day 3
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Avalon Passion - Avalon Waterways

Pros

Waterview beds, French balconies running the room length and well-designed bathrooms

Cons

European plugs are annoying for North Americans; inclusions slightly weak for price point

Bottom Line

Healthy menus and a boutique feel equal a modern but comfortable take on river cruising

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Avalon Passion Reviews

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4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining5.0
Service4.0
Value4.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Viking River Cruises
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Viking Tor - Viking River Cruises

Tours and most drinks included in price

Real balcony cabins; a rarity in river cruising

Sails Europe's Rhine and Danube

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Viking Tor Reviews

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4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value3.0

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16 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
Visiting:
Budapest, Bratislava ... see more
Cruise Line:
Crystal River Cruises
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    Regensburg
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    Wurzburg
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    Miltenberg
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    Koblenz
  • Day 14
    Cruising
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    Amsterdam
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Crystal Mahler - Crystal River Cruises

Pros

Excellent dining, cabins and service makes ship feel like luxury hotel

Cons

Shore excursions can be iffy, with specifics hard to find; little enrichment

Bottom Line

Ideal for couples or groups that want a luxury river cruise that's more like a private tour

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Crystal Mahler Reviews

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5.0/5
Cabins5.0
Dining5.0
Service5.0
Value4.5

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14 Night
Cruise to Passau

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Amsterdam
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Cruise Line:
AmaWaterways
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AmaViola - AmaWaterways

Pro: Excellent dining, first-class active excursion options and select family sailings

Con: Entertainment options are limited

Bottom Line: Immersive cruise on elegant -- yet comfortable -- modern river ship

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AmaViola Reviews

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5.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining5.0
Service5.0
Value4.0

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7 Night
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Budapest
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Budapest, Vienna ... see more
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Viking River Cruises
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Viking Var - Viking River Cruises

Pros

Comfortable, well-equipped ship with a design that takes advantage of scenery

Cons

Short visits in some ports, no pool or bikes

Bottom Line

Viking is a pro on European rivers and provides a pleasant experience for all passengers.

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Viking Var Reviews

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4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value3.0

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7 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Budapest
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Vienna, Vienna ... see more
Cruise Line:
Avalon Waterways
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Avalon Imagery II - Avalon Waterways

Sightseeing excursions led by local guides

Beds in most rooms face the windows, not the wall

Fare includes wine with dinner, tours and Wi-Fi

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Avalon Imagery II Reviews

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0.0/5

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14 Night
Cruise to Passau

Leaving:
Amsterdam
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Amsterdam, Cologne ... see more
Cruise Line:
AmaWaterways
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    Wurzburg
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    Bamberg
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    Nuremberg
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    Regensburg
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    Bratislava
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    Budapest
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AmaSerena - AmaWaterways

Pros

Excellent dining and a variety of cabin choices, including many with twin balconies

Cons

Problems with the Apple Infotainment system

Bottom Line

Upscale ship with spacious cabins, as well as shoreside options tailored to activity level

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AmaSerena Reviews

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4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining5.0
Service5.0
Value5.0

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Passau Cruise Reviews

Avalon Illumination
canoe03
Sail Date: Dec 2018
Excellent tour with a local guide. We learned an amazing amount about Passau in just 2 hours!...Read More
Viking Jarl
Jeff Adrian
Sail Date: Jun 2018
Passau was my favorite port of call. Just the right size "porridge", not too big and not too small. Spent the entire day there exploring the various neighborhoods. Talked with the citizens, and the many...Read More
Emerald Dawn
Dougie777
Sail Date: Sep 2018
We loved Passau. Had a city tour with a well-informed guide. Went to an organ recital at the main cathedral that was very impressive. Bought an authentic Black Forest cuckoo clock. Had a second day...Read More
Viking Gullveig
Captain Stardust
Sail Date: Jul 2018
Passau has suffered an awful lot of flooding!...Read More
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