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River Danube Bike & Cruise (DBC)

From
£640.00

Start / End
Passau / Passau
Level
1
Distance
103/131 ml (166/211 km)
Duration
7 Nights / 8 Days

Biking along the German/Austrian Danube is a very special pleasure because the hotel is always with you. Gently downhill, mostly supported by a tailwind, you are experiencing the impressive river as it meanders in the Donauschlinge ("Great Loop") and enjoying the gorgeous landscape of the legendary Wachau with its castles and fortresses. In Vienna, a beautiful city rich in architecture and history, you will enjoy exploring the metropolis during a wonderful sightseeing tour by bike. In many ways it is a city that is hard to describe – you really have to see and feel it for yourself! Once you have finished sightseeing on your bicycle you can relax in one of the many cozy cafés or in a typical Viennese wine tavern. After a great day of cycling and exploring relax onboard the MV Theodor Körner while listening to live music or discover the port city. 

 

Availability

Saturdays Only: 28th April - 22nd Sept (except 2nd, 9th June; 4th, 11th August)

Access

(advice only, not included) By air to Munich or Vienna airports Train from Munich or Vienna to Passau

Accomodation

Cabins

All cabins have shower w/c and air conditioning.

All are outside and size is approximately 9 square meters.

Your Floating Hotel - Ms Theodor Korner

Our spacious, traditional ship was completely redecorated in winter 2013/14 and offers a comfortable atmosphere in modern Art Deco style. Excellent service and attention to detail are the priority of the captain and crew who are looking forward to welcoming you on board. Your bike tour through various countries is also a culinary expedition through the diversity of national and regional cuisine. The ship offers a restaurant, a panorama bar with a dance floor, a salon with a sunny patio as well as a broad sun deck with comfortable deck chairs. Books and magazines from our library provide reading pleasure and parlour games offer all kinds of disport. After an eventful cycling day you will find relaxation in the infra-red sauna. In the evening a musician will perform for you to dance! The MV Theodor Körner also offers WIFI (payable on spot).
3 passenger-decks:
Promenade deck + Upper deck (windows may be opened), Main deck (windows cannot be opened)
Cabins:
60 comfortable cabins (approx. 8-16 m²) with large picture windows, shower /WC, flat panel TV, hair-dryer, min-safe and air-conditioning.
2-bed ECO: Bunk bed (1 upper and 1 lower bed, approx. 8-9 m²)
2-bed: 2 single lower beds (approx. 10-11 m²)
Junior Suite: Double bed, slightly more spacious (approx. 13-16 m²)
3-bed: in Junior Suites (couch), 3-bed cabin on Promenade Deck (bunk bed)

Cancellations

Special Cancellations terms for this tour only.

Cancellations must always be notified in writing and charges are calculated from the date of receipt as follows:

  • Up to 84 days prior to holiday date:- 10% of total cost
  • 42 to 83 days prior to holiday date:- 30% of total cost
  • 28 to 41 days prior to holiday date:- 60% of total cost
  • 14 to 27 days prior to holiday date:- 90% of total cost
  • 1 to 13 days prior to holiday date:- 100% of total cost

Flooding or low tide

In case of flood or low tide the shipping company reserves the right to bridge parts of passages with buses. In extreme case  the shipping company reserves the right to cancel the journey on short notice. No legal right shall be constituted of both situations. (Water level is force majeure). The same applies for officially ordered – previously not announced – repair work on locks or bridges or in case of undeserved breakdown of engine and power unit. Please be aware that your ship MV Theodor Körner, like all other ships on the Danube, is not only your hotel but also a machine, working with engine power also during night. Especially crossing locks and bridges – and the preparation work– might cause noises. If you are sensitive to noises please bring your own earplugs.

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