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Win a Viking Danube cruise

By Cruise International | 29 Jan 2019

Win a Viking Danube cruise for two in our fabulous prize draw.

Here’s your chance to win a Viking Danube cruise for two in our easy-to-enter prize draw. You and a guest could be exploring one of the most picturesque rivers in the world from the comfort of a Viking Longship.

The winner of this incredible prize and their guest will be sailing from Budapest in Hungary to Nuremberg in Germany, discovering wonderful art, architecture, medieval towns and grand cities along the way.

Departing April to December 2019, the eight-day Viking Danube cruise itinerary includes six guided tours showcasing the history, culture and scenery of Hungary, Austria and Germany. Highlights include the opportunity to visit Budapest’s Castle District and cross the famous Chain Bridge. See Europe’s largest pipe organ in Passau, or visit ancient Göttweig Abbey. Discover Vienna’s elegant architecture and immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the Bavarian city of Nuremberg.

The Restaurant on board the Viking Longships

Viking won Best River Cruise Line and Best Luxury River Cruise Line at the British Cruise Awards 2018 and is renowned for its Scandi-style ships and amazing itineraries.

For your chance to win this superb prize of a Viking Danube cruise for two, you can enter online at the link below by 11.59pm on 8 March 2019. 

The itinerary

Day 1 Budapest, Hungary

From Budapest airport you will travel to your ship where you can settle in and enjoy the views, or head out and explore this dynamic city.

Day 2 Budapest, Hungary

Included excursion: Panoramic Budapest. Take a guided city tour of both the ‘Buda’ and ‘Pest’ sides of the city and see the famous sights including the UNESCO-listed Castle District of Buda, Matthias Church and Fisherman’s Bastion with its incredible views.

Day 3 Vienna, Austria

Included excursion: Panoramic Vienna. Your included panoramic tour of imperial Vienna takes you along the elegant Ringstrasse past Hofburg Palace, St Stephen’s Cathedral and the beautiful State Opera House.

Day 4 Krems and Danube River, Austria

Included excursion: Göttweig Abbey. Enjoy an included excursion to Göttweig Benedictine Abbey, which dates back to the 11th century. Sail through Austria’s stunning UNESCO-listed Wachau Valley to the historic town of Krems.

Day 5 Passau, Germany

Included excursion: Passau Walking Tour. Stroll through Passau’s beautiful cobbled streets on your guided walking tour and admire the 18th-century New Bishop’s Residence and St Stephen’s Cathedral.

Day 6 Regensburg, Germany

Included excursion: Regensburg Walking Tour. Enjoy a walking tour through the medieval city of Regensburg. See the stunning St Peter’s Cathedral with its gleaming spires, the 13th-century Old Town Hall and Old Stone Bridge.

Day 7 Main-Danube Canal and Nuremberg, Germany

Included excursion: Nuremberg Through History. Cruise through the numerous locks of the ingenious Main-Danube Canal. Tour the medieval walled city of Nuremberg with its half-timbered houses, dramatic castle and the Palace of Justice, site of the 1946 Nuremberg Trials.

Day 8 Nuremberg, Germany

After breakfast, you’ll travel to Munich airport for your return flight to the UK. 

What’s included?

• Return flights from London

• 8 days on board in a French Balcony stateroom

• 6 guided tours, including four UNESCO World Heritage Sites

• All meals on board: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners, featuring regional specialities

• Specially selected house wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board

• Free tea, coffee and snacks any time on board

• Free wifi on board

• All port charges, airport taxes and overseas transfers 

To enter the competition, answer this question. Terms and conditions can be viewed below.

Terms & Conditions: The prize offered is an eight-day Viking Danube cruise for two people sharing a C-grade French Balcony Stateroom on Viking’s Romantic Danube cruise, departing on any available date in 2019. You must be a UK resident, 18 years old or over at the time of entry and hold a valid passport. The prize does not include travel insurance, the winner and their guest must have valid travel insurance. The prize does not include travel to or from the airport or gratuities. By entering the competition, the winner agrees to participate in such promotional activity and material as Viking and The Chelsea Magazine Company may require. The prize is non-transferable, and no part of the prize is exchangeable for cash or any other prize. Viking cannot be responsible for unforeseen cancellations or changes in dates or times of flights or cancellation of the holiday due to circumstances beyond reasonable control. The holiday is ABTA and ATOL protected. The prize must be taken in 2019. The competition closes at 11.59pm on 8 March 2019.

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