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.