Three new Danube expeditions have been announced by Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection for 2015 aboard its River Princess vessel. Until 30 June, the cruise line is also offering a special discount of up to $2000 for couples who pay in full at the time of reservation. The new 10-day Delightful Danube & Prague trip offers personalized itinerary options include a backstage tour of an historic Prague theatre, a look at Prague’s castle district, a tour of medieval Nuremberg, a visit to Nuremberg’s WWII sites and more. It is particularly aimed at lovers of history, music and architecture. The Eastern Europe Explorer offering traverses from Budapest to Bucharest over 10 days, suited to photographers and travellers looking for an off-the-beaten-path experience.
The Eastern Europe Explorer voyage allows guests to sample Hungary, Croatia, Romania, Serbia and Bulgaria, with activities including a meeting with the people of Osijek, an exploration of the monastery of Basarbovo, a trip to the rock formations of Belogradchik and a tour of the 17th-century churches of Arbanasi.
For those with more time, the 19-day Grand European Explorer itinerary visits Prague, Vienna, Budapest, and more remote destinations in Croatia, Romania, Serbia and Bulgaria. Guests will have a chance to take in Austria’s Wachau Valley, which is a UNESCO World Heritage landscape, as well as the plains of Hungary and the Iron Gates of Romania.