Start your afternoon with a bus ride through Vienna, taking in some of the cities most famous historic sites. Continue into the hills, stopping at lush vineyards to enjoy excellent views over the capital city. Then board a boat for a tour on the famed Danube River, a storied jewel of Austria.
Tour through the city in style, in a comfortable coach. Pass the city park, the Mint, the Hundertwasser House and the Prater, where the famous Giant Ferris Wheel is located. In the historical district of Grinzing, enjoy the historical brilliance of the city and see where Albert Einstein and Beethoven once lived.
At the vineyard Cobenzl, a breathtaking view of Vienna awaits! Take a coffee break before continuing to the Danube.
The short Danube boat tour starts at the Reichsbrucke and sails upstream, entering the Danube canal at the lock in Nussdorf. Relax on board and delight at the many sights passing by. See the United Nations Headquarters, Danube Tower, Danube Island, Danube Park, and the island's lively beach, Copa Cagrana. You'll find yourself back in the center of Vienna at the end of this tour, in Schwedenplatz, a square with many nice restaurants, should you be in the mood for a snack.
This combination bus and boat tour is just the right tour for seeing the surrounding area of Vienna so book now.
Please Note: Cruise passengers should select the Novotel Suites Wien City Donau, which is an approximately 15 minute walk from the cruise pier. Pick up from the Novotel Suites Wien City Donau is approximately 1 hour prior to the tour departure. This tour ends in central Vienna. Transportation to the pier is not included, and takes approximately 45 minutes. The tour duration (not including transportation time) is approximately 3 hours 30 minutes.