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Special Offer!

  • $500-$750 discount per person on select departures through 2023 or special 25% Single Supplement

*Special offers cannot be combined with other discounts

Melodies of the Danube

From Budapest to Vilshofen aboard a Premier River Vessel

Departures and Trip Cost

Price is per person in Category E, a deluxe stateroom with a window. Cabin upgrades are available at additional cost per person (listed below this chart).

Add a Post-Cruise Land Program for an Additional Fee

Prices in the chart below reflect our cruise-only program. If you wish to extend your trip, we recommend a post-cruise land program as described on our Itinerary page.

  • Additional 2 Nights in Budapest pre-cruise from $560 (2022/2023)
  • Additional 3 Nights in Prague post-cruise from $900 (2022/2023)

‡ Wine Cruise. Itinerary and shore excursions subject to change. Please call for details.

DATES SHIP NAME CRUISE ONLY
Aug 12-19, 2022 AmaViola $3,899
Aug 19-26, 2022 AmaSonata $3,899
Aug 22-29, 2022 AmaVerde $3,899
Aug 26-Sep 2, 2022 AmaViola $4,099
Aug 28-Sep 4, 2022 AmaLea $4,099
Aug 29-Sep 5, 2022 AmaBella $4,099
Sep 2-9, 2022 AmaSonata $4,199
Sep 5-12, 2022 AmaVerde $4,199
Sep 9-16, 2022 AmaViola $4,199
Sep 11-18, 2022 AmaLea $4,199
Sep 16-23, 2022 AmaSonata $4,199
Sep 23-30, 2022 AmaViola $4,199
Sep 26-Oct 3, 2022 AmaBella $4,199
Sep 30-Oct 7, 2022 AmaSonata $4,199
Oct 3-10, 2022 AmaVerde $4,199
Oct 7-14, 2022 AmaViola $4,099
Oct 9-16, 2022 AmaLea $4,099
Oct 14-21, 2022 AmaSonata $3,999
Oct 21-28, 2022 AmaViola $3,799
Oct 23-30, 2022 AmaLea $3,799
Oct 24-31, 2022 AmaBella $3,799
Oct 28-Nov 4, 2022 AmaSonata $3,699
Oct 31-Nov 7, 2022 ‡ AmaVerde $3,699
Nov 4-11, 2022 AmaViola $3,599
Nov 6-13, 2022 AmaLea $3,599
Nov 11-18, 2022 ‡ AmaSonata $3,399
Nov 14-21, 2022 ‡ AmaVerde $3,199
Nov 18-25, 2022 AmaViola $3,199
Nov 20-27, 2022 AmaLea $3,199
Nov 21-28, 2022 AmaBella $3,199
Mar 18-25, 2023 AmaViola $2,899
Mar 27-Apr 3, 2023 ‡ AmaBella $3,099
Apr 1-8, 2023 ‡ AmaViola $3,199
Apr 3-10, 2023 AmaVerde $3,199
Apr 8-15, 2023 AmaSonata $3,299
Apr 24-May 1, 2023 AmaBella $3,499
Apr 27-May 4, 2023 AmaLea $3,599
May 1-8, 2023 AmaVerde $3,699
May 6-13, 2023 AmaSonata $3,699
May 21-28, 2023 AmaLea $3,899
May 22-29, 2023 AmaBella $3,899
May 29-Jun 5, 2023 AmaVerde $3,899
Jun 3-10, 2023 AmaSonata $3,899
Jun 4-11, 2023 AmaLea $3,899
Jun 19-26, 2023 AmaBella $3,899
Jun 26-Jul 3, 2023 AmaVerde $3,899
Jul 1-8, 2023 AmaSonata $3,899
Jul 8-15, 2023 AmaViola $3,899
Jul 15-22, 2023 AmaSonata $3,899
Jul 17-24, 2023 AmaBella $3,899
Jul 24-31, 2023 AmaVerde $3,899
Jul 29-Aug 5, 2023 AmaSonata $3,899
Aug 12-19, 2023 AmaSonata $3,899
Aug 13-20, 2023 AmaLea $3,899
Aug 14-21, 2023 AmaBella $3,899
Aug 19-26, 2023 AmaViola $3,899
Aug 21-28, 2023 ‡ AmaVerde $3,999
Aug 27-Sep 3, 2023 AmaLea $4,099
Sep 2-9, 2023 AmaViola $4,199
Sep 9-16, 2023 AmaSonata $4,199
Sep 10-17, 2023 AmaLea $4,199
Sep 11-18, 2023 AmaBella $4,199
Sep 16-23, 2023 AmaViola $4,199
Sep 18-25, 2023 AmaVerde $4,199
Sep 23-30, 2023 AmaSonata $4,199
Sep 30-Oct 7, 2023 AmaViola $4,199
Oct 7-14, 2023 AmaSonata $4,099
Oct 8-15, 2023 AmaLea $4,099
Oct 9-16, 2023 AmaBella $4,099
Oct 14-21, 2023 AmaViola $3,999
Oct 16-23, 2023 AmaVerde $3,899
Oct 21-28, 2023 AmaSonata $3,799
Oct 22-29, 2023 AmaLea $3,799
Oct 28-Nov 4, 2023 AmaViola $3,699
Nov 5-12, 2023 ‡ AmaLea $3,599
Nov 6-13, 2023 AmaBella $3,599
Nov 11-18, 2023 ‡ AmaViola $3,399
Nov 13-20, 2023 AmaVerde $3,399
Nov 25-Dec 2, 2023 AmaViola $3,399
Dec 27, '23-Jan 3, '24 AmaLea $3,499

‡ Wine Cruise. Itinerary and shore excursions subject to change. Please call for details.

AmaSonata Cabin Upgrade Pricing Per Person

Category Deck Stateroom 2022-2023 Price
D Piano Window add $299
C Violin/Cello French Balcony add $1099
BB Cello French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $1699
BA Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $1899
AB Violin/Cello French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $2099
AA Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $2299
AA+ Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $2899
SS Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $3599

AmaViola, and AmaLea Cabin Upgrade Pricing Per Person

Category Deck Stateroom 2022-2023 Price
D Piano Fixed Windows add $299
CB Violin French Balcony add $799
CA Violin/Cello French Balcony add $1099
BB Cello French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $1699
BA Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $1899
AB Cello French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $2099
AA Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $2299
SS Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $3599

AmaBella and AmaVerde Cabin Upgrade Pricing Per Person

Category Deck Stateroom 2022-2023 Price
D Piano Window add $299
C Violin/Cello French Balcony add $1099
BB Cello French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $1699
BA Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $1899
AB Cello French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $2099
AA Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $2299
SS Violin French Balcony/Outside Balcony add $3599

Important: Dates, prices and itineraries are subject to change.

Pre-cruise Add-on Budapest Land Program: $560 (2022/2023) per person, based on double-occupancy.

Post-cruise Add-on Prague Land Program: $900 (2022/2023) per person, based on double-occupancy.

Port Charges not included in cruise price: $210 (2022/2023) per person.

Single Supplement for Cruise: 50% of twin price; AA+ and Suites 100% of twin price.

Single Supplement for Land: A single supplement charge will be applied to pre-cruise and post-cruise hotel extensions. Please call for pricing.

Bedding: Please select bedding configuration at the time of booking. The Options are: Option A: Two twin beds Option B: One large bed (larger than queen size).

Itinerary Change: Please note that due to local closures, you will not visit Bratislava during cruises departing in November or December. Guests will instead spend this time in Vienna and the Wachau Valley.

Note: This cruise is not exclusive to, nor operated by, Wilderness Travel, who acts solely as agent in booking your reservation with the ship operator. The itinerary, lecturers, and all other arrangements are subject to change at the discretion of the cruise line.

Trip Cost Includes

  • 7 nights deluxe cruise accommodation in an outside stateroom
  • Most staterooms offer French balconies or Twin Balconies
  • Life enriching tours and excursions daily
  • State-of-the-art Infotainment System in all staterooms featuring free high-speed Internet access, hit Hollywood movies, extensive music library and English language TV stations
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access on board
  • Terry cloth bathrobes and white-on-white plush bedding in all staterooms
  • Gourmet dining with all meals included during your cruise
  • Multiple dining venues on select vessels
  • Every lunch and dinner on board includes free-flowing regional wines as well as complimentary beer and soft drinks. In Europe, complimentary sparkling wine is also served with breakfast. Bottled water, specialty teas and coffees are always available free of charge
  • Bottled water in every stateroom replenished daily
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain’s Gala Dinner
  • Special highlights including onboard music performances and piano music
  • Bicycles to explore on your own and guided bicycle tours
  • Services of professional Cruise Manager
  • All English language on board in a non-smoking environment (smoking permitted only on the Sun Deck)
  • All local taxes

Trip Cost Does Not Include

Airfare; arrival/departure transfers; taxes or government fees; passports or visa fees baggage fees; travel, health, accident or other insurance vaccinations; laundry; any meals or beverages not specified in itinerary; optional excursions; gratuities or other items of services of a personal nature.

Trip Payment Schedule*

At time of reservation: $400
100 days prior to departure: Balance

*Please note that this differs from our standard policy.

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee: $200 per person
90-120 days prior to departure: $400 per person
60-89 days prior to departure: 35% of trip cost
30-59 days prior to departure: 50% of trip cost
7-29 days prior to departure: 80% of trip cost
6 days or less: 100% of trip cost

*Please note that this differs from our standard policy.

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