FROM PRAGUE TO BERLIN Cruise on the Vltava and Elbe Rivers

 9 days from $3,202 Cruise Only – Business Class Airfare From $2861

 

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DAY 1: PRAGUE

Passengers are welcome to board our ship in Prague starting at 6:00 p.m. We’ll introduce our new crew at a welcome cocktail.

DAY 2: PRAGUE

We’ll spend the morning on a tour of Prague’s Old Town. The afternoon will be spend on a visit of the Prague Castle area: a collection of a half dozen palaces, several churches and monasteries, and gardens overlooking the city. We’ll see Saint Vitus Cathedral, the most recognizable landmark in the city, the Prague Castle, and the Golden Lane.

DAY 3: PRAGUE – LITOMERICE

We’ll spend the morning cruising. Once we arrive, join us for a tour of Litomerice, one of the oldest Bohemian cities established in the 10th century on the site of a Slavic fort. The multi-colored Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance buildings in the city center are not to be missed. We’ll return on board and cruise to Litomerice. Evening of entertainment on board.

DAY 4: LITOMERICE – BAD SCHANDAU – DRESDEN

We’ll spend the morning cruising to Bad Schandau and leave on a excursion to the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. We’ll discover the Königstein Fortress, overlooking the Elbe and one of the largest hilltop fortresses in Europe.  We’ll then stop at the Bastei rock formation towering above the Elbe and formed by water erosion over one million years ago. We’ll return on board and continue our cruise, reaching Dresden in the evening.

DAY 5: DRESDEN – MEISSEN

The morning will be dedicated to a visit of the city known as the “Florence of the Elbe”. After our tour, we’ll return on board and cruise towards Meissen. Once we arrive in Meissen, we’ll leave on a guided tour of the city, famous for its trademark porcelain. Tonight’s entertainment will be provided by the crew.

DAY 6: WITTENBERG – MAGDEBURG

We’ll leave on a tour of the city. You’ll discover the city center and its noble Renaissance-style houses. We’ll also visit Luther’s house (closed from the 29.08.2016 to the 03.03.2017 remplaced by the house of Melanchthon), a former Augustinian monastery which is now the Reformation Museum and listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We’ll spend the afternoon cruising to our next destination. Tonight will be CroisiEurope Quiz Night. We’ll moor in Magdeburg for the night.

DAY 7: MAGEDBURG – HOHENWARTHE – GENTHIN – BERLIN

Our ship will leave for Hohenwarthe early in the morning. Once we arrive, join us for a visit of Magdeburg, situated midway on the Elbe River and also on the historic Roman Roads. Once we return on board in Genthin, we’ll continue towards Berlin. Enjoy an evening of entertainment on board.

DAY 8: BERLIN

This morning, join us for a tour of Berlin, once the iconic representation of a world divided in two. The afternoon will be dedicated to a visit of the gardens at the Sanssouci Palace, the former residence of Frederick the Great. Tonight will be our gala dinner and evening. We’ll remain in port overnight.

DAY 9: BERLIN

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary.  Alcohol can be dangerous to your health. Please drink in moderation.

Price per passenger in double-occupancy cabin on main deck. This price can vary according to departure date, cabin deck, ship category and/or single-occupancy (additional fees). For more information, please contact one of our agents by calling 1-800-374-3740  to reserve your cabin.

2017 departures

Availabilities
Departure date Arrival date Ship Anchors Price per person (in US $)  Business Class Airfare

From NYC

03/25/2017 04/02/2017 MS Elbe Princesse 5 From $3,202  From $2861
11/04/2017 11/12/2017 MS Elbe Princesse 5 From $3,202  From $2861
All airfare is roundtrip business class based on NYC departures including taxes and carrier imposed fees and have a 7 day advance minimum ticketing date. Additional discounted business class airfare pricing also available from all major US departure cities.  All prices are subject to change without notice and are subject to availability.  Call us for terms and conditions, exclusion and inclusions for your exact sailing dates.
Reductions:
  • Child discount on cruise only (2-9 years) : – 20%
  • 3rd person discount in triple cabin : – 30%
Including:

Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day – drinks included in this price are water, wine, beer, fruit juices during the meal and coffee after both lunch and dinner for meals eaten on the boat – the excursions mentionned in the program – drinks from the bar, except for champagne or wines from our special list – double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom – all entertainment – assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess – welcome cocktail – gala dinner – travel assistance and repatriation insurance – all port fees.

Excluding:

Drinks from our wine list, champagne from the onboard bar, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers – cancellation and baggage insurance – transfers/travel to and from departure/arrival points (including to/from airports) – airport taxes – service fees – personal expenses.

Formalities:

Valid passport compulsory. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate. Please note: Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.

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MS Elbe Princesse

The MS Elbe Princesse cruises on the Elbe from Berlin to the heart of Prague.

 

For more information about flights and transfers, please contact one of our agents by calling 1-800-374-3740