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Danube River Cruise: Holiday

A Christmas market in Vienna is decorated in holiday lights, including a large arc with festive balls of light hanging down and framing a large building with a lighted sign that reads: Picturesque Salzburg with snow covering the streets, buildings and surrounding mountains

A Chef sprinkles flour as he teaches 3 children how to make strudel The Budapest Parliament building at sunset, with reflections of its lights on the Danube River 3 men and 2 women look at delicate ornaments at a Christmas Market 2 families happily stroll down a path by a fountain near historic buildings The <i>AmaViola</i> ship cruises down the Danube River near shores housing beautiful, quaint towns Tented roofs of shops surround a Christmas tree outside a hotel at a Christmas Market 2 German women and a man dance a folkdance wearing traditional embroidered costumes
A Christmas market in Vienna is decorated in holiday lights, including a large arc with festive balls of light hanging down and framing a large building with a lighted sign that reads: "Frohe Weihnachten"
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Celebrate the splendor of the Christmas season in Vienna.

Danube River Cruise: Holiday

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Adventures by Disney® is proud to announce our newest way to vacation in style for the holidays. Enjoy family river cruising along the Danube River through the heart of Europe to 7 unforgettable destinations in 3 countries. These 8-day/7-night vacations are Adventures by Disney-exclusive sailings with AmaWaterways—a leader in luxury river cruising.

Danube River Cruise: Holiday

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Vienna, Austria

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodations: AmaViola or AmaLea

Decorated Christmas trees in a square flanked by buildings

Tour of Historic Schönbrunn Palace

Enjoy a privately guided tour of Schönbrunn Palace (translated as "beautiful spring")—one of the most magnificent palaces in the Hapsburg territory. Learn the rich history of this World Cultural Heritage site, a testament to the Baroque style. Explore the terraced gardens, including one called The Orangery that is the longest in the world and others that boast a maze and a labyrinth. Inside the Palace, see the beautifully furnished rooms of the Imperial Family and the historic underground kitchens.

Junior Adventurer Activities at Schönbrunn Palace

Junior Adventurers enjoy visiting the Palace's Children's Museum and dressing up in historical garb. Children's activities are hosted by Adventure Guides.

Private Marionette Show and Strudel-Making at Schönbrunn Palace Regroup for 2 wonderful family activities! Vienna is famous for its marionettes—and at Schönbrunn Palace the whole family can participate in a unique marionette demonstration, followed by a private marionette show. Then, enjoy a strudel-making demonstration showing you how to make a famous regional treat, apple strudel!
Children enjoy seeing marionettes on display

Christmas Market at Schönbrunn Palace

This decorative market in front of the impressive Schönbrunn Palace offers traditional handicrafts, handmade Christmas decorations, Christmas concerts and children's activities.

Spanish Riding School Delight in this private event at the famed Spanish Riding School at HofBurg Castle, featuring a welcome reception and a spectacular horse performance. Take an enchanting backstage tour of the grounds and see where the horses are trained.
A tour guide shows 2 horses in their stables to a family with 3 young children

Afternoon Activities—Choose One of the Following:

OPTION A:
Visit a Traditional Wine House (Heurige) Toast the merry vacation you're enjoying at one of the iconic Vienna wine houses! A festive, fairytale atmosphere awaits you at a marvelous family-run local wine tavern. Snack on finger foods, cheeses and breads along with live music and entertainment from a local performer.
Two couples drinking beer in steins, with a woman toasting another woman
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Attend a Mozart & Strauss Concert at Schönbrunn Palace Delight in the music that was created hundreds of years ago in Vienna, played in the 1,441-room Baroque palace that is one of the most renowned architectural monuments and concert venues in the country.
A pretty teenage girl plays a violin

Enjoy Dinner Onboard the Ship

Eat dinner on the ship with the sights of Vienna in the background.