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Croatia and Balkan Peninsula with Magnificent Europe

Dubrovnik to Amsterdam
26 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EUMCRC26
  • Classic Journey
  • Luxury River Cruise
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation
  • Pricing & Availability

Inclusions

  • Unique experiences in up to 28 destinations
  • Expert APT Tour and Cruise Directors
  • 11 nights luxury land accommodation
  • Transfers, port charges and tipping
  • Complimentary beverages on board your cruise*
  • Finest dining - a total of 58 meals

Map & Itinerary

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Europe Map EUMCRC26 2017

Dubrovnik to Amsterdam

Be transferred to your hotel before a Welcome Reception tonight.

Stay: Three Nights: Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik

Tour the main sights of Dubrovnik's Old Town. Later, perhaps explore Lokrum Island, or tour along the ancient city walls. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner at a local restaurant.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy a trip into Montenegro, a small country that boasts a stunning coastline and mountainous landscapes. Tour the Venetian-influenced port of Kotor, then continue to the 3,500-year-old settlement of Budva.

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  • Breakfast

Travel into Bosnia and Herzegovina and on to the historic city of Mostar. Take a guided tour and learn about the city’s tumultuous history.

Stay: Two Nights: Mostar, Hotel Mepas

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Historically famous for its religious diversity, Sarajevo was nearly destroyed during the war of the 1990s. On arrival, you’ll embark on a guided tour taking you to the sights along the Miljacka River, which runs through the heart of the town.

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  • Breakfast

Travel to Split where a tour will take you to the Diocletian’s Palace, the Roman Square as well as Cardo and Decumanus streets. Tonight, choose to dine at your hotel or at a local restaurant, the Adriatic Graso.

Stay: Split, Hotel Park

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  • Dinner

Today, enjoy a guided tour of Trogir, before arriving at Plitvice Lakes National Park, where you will enjoy a BBQ dinner.

Stay: Plitvice, Hotel Jezero

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover the magic of Plitvice Lakes National Park. Tour the incredible turquoise lakes, before a relaxing cruise within the idyllic surrounds. Afterwards, continue to beautiful Ljubljana.

Stay: Two Nights: Ljubljana, Grand Hotel Union Executive or similar

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Ljubljana, taking in the graceful Opera House, the University of Ljubljana, the National Theatre and Ljubljana Castle. Enjoy a cruise down the Ljubljana River, accompanied by music and a glass of sparkling wine.

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  • Breakfast

Journey to the Julian Alps and visit the glacial Lake Bled and see Bled Castle. Later, en route to Zagreb, stop for a special lunch at Otocec Castle and enjoy some time to admire the picture-perfect surrounds.

Stay: Two Nights: Esplanade Zagreb Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

A tour of Croatia’s capital includes a visit to the Mirogoj Cemetery, Stone Gate and the little Chapel of Our Lady of the Stone Gate. Tonight, enjoy a Farewell Dinner with your new-found friends and Tour Director.

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  • Dinner

Arrive in Budapest and board your luxurious river ship and set off on a twilight cruise.

Stay: 14 Nights: one of APT’s luxurious Aria or Concerto river ships

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover one of the Danube’s most beautiful cities as you join a local guide for a tour of enchanting Budapest. Among many highlights, you’ll see Heroes’ Square and Fisherman’s Bastion.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Soak up the elegance of the city during a guided tour. See the exquisite Hofburg Palace, St Stephen’s Cathedral and much more. After dinner, head to the City Palace and attend an exclusive Cocktail Reception and a private concert featuring classical masterpieces and an operatic recital.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

On your second day in Vienna, perhaps tour Schönbrunn Palace, join an excursion to Bratislava or take in a tour of the stables at the Spanish Riding School.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Explore Dürnstein at your leisure then cruise to Melk, or ride a bicycle along the river to Melk. On arrival, perhaps tour Melk Abbey or join a walking tour through the town.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today, an exquisite and glorious private rail journey aboard the Majestic Imperator reveals the legacy of the once powerful Habsburg Empire as you travel from Linz to Passau via Salzburg.

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On a tour of Regensburg, see the World Heritage-listed city centre and the ancient Romanesque Porta Pretoria.

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  • Dinner

Delve into Nuremberg's history on a city tour that includes a selection of World War II sites, including the Reich Party Rally Grounds.

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Explore Bamberg’s World Heritage-listed Old Town with a guide to discover a range of historic churches and buildings.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The architectural beauty of Würzburg is on show today as you stroll through the city to Würzburg Residence. Or, travel along the Romantic Road to medieval Rothenburg for an enthralling tour.

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Arrive in Miltenberg and discover the local way of life during a guided tour.

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  • Dinner

In Rüdesheim, visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum or ride a gondola for spectacular views over the Rhine Valley. Later, sit down to a lavish banquet at Namedy Castle.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Embark on a discovery of Bonn or perhaps visit Cologne for a guided tour.

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Today, enjoy a leisurely cruise through Amsterdam’s famous canals or visit the lovely windmill-dotted village of Zaanse Schans. Enjoy a Farewell Dinner tonight.

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  • Dinner

Be transferred to the airport.

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