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7-Night Trip on AmaMagna

Magna on the Danube (Christmas)

Vilshofen to Budapest Cruise

Experience timeless holiday traditions and elegant pageantry in five countries-the Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary – on this beautifully curated itinerary specifically designed for the AmaMagna. Let iconic capital cities-Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest-decked in holiday finery with glittering Christmas trees illuminated by thousands of lights, bells pealing from cathedral towers and children dressed as angels singing Christmas carols, dazzle you. Wander the stalls of Europe’s most traditional and enchanting Christmas Markets, including Salzburg, shopping for handcrafted toys and gifts, sipping hot mulled wine and inhaling the fragrance of gingerbread and roasted chestnuts. Cherish all the glory and magic of the season in grand European style as you cruise along the Danube during this festive time of the year.
Starting At
December 08, 2022 through N/A
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About AmaMagna

Ship Overview
AmaMagna
At nearly twice the width of traditional European river ships, AmaMagna is a distinctive evolution of AmaWaterways’ European river fleet, with a daring design that transcends her grand dimensions. The AmaMagna was designed for those seeking a fresh, contemporary and dynamic take on river cruising, as well as ocean cruisers accustomed to the luxury of more.

Stateroom Features:
  • Most accommodations are suites, ranging from 355 sq. ft. to 710 sq. ft., featuring step-out balconies
  • Marble bathrooms, multi-jet showers, soothing bath products, cotton bathrobes, slippers and hair dryer
  • Grand Suites (474 sq. ft.) and an Owners Suite (710 sq. ft.) with spacious seating areas, beds facing the river, bathtub, separate shower and double sinks
  • Generous closet, storage and shelf space with in-room safe
  • Entertainment-On-Demand with high-speed Internet, movies, music and English-language TV
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Connecting staterooms and triple/quad occupancy available (select staterooms)
Ship Features:
  • Unique Water Sports Platform offering a Sundowner vessel
  • Split-level lounge creating intimate pockets in which to relax unhindered
  • Heated sun deck pool with whirlpool and sky bar
  • Zen Wellness Studio with an expansive fitness center, two massage rooms and open space to accommodate group exercise classes led by a qualified Wellness Host
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi—at no additional charge
  • Salon services, including manicures, pedicures, hair and massage
  • Low draft with quieter, more fuel-efficient engines
  • Elevator reaches the Restaurant, Lobby/Main Lounge and staterooms on Violin, Cello and Piano Decks
  • Connecting and triple/quad occupancy available in select staterooms
Restaurant Features:
  • Hand selected wine and beer with meals, plus Sip & Sail cocktail hour most evenings
Ship Details
Ship's Registry
Switzerland
Year Built
2019
Ship Length
443 ft
Ship Beam
72 ft
Total Capacity
196
Crew Size
70
Suites
53
Laundromats
Number of Decks
4
Deck Plan Details
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Staterooms can become adjoining by request.
Up to triple and quad occupancy
Deck plans are not yet available
Daily Options
AMAWaterways: Magna on the Danube (Christmas)

Day 1
Vilshofen
EMBARKATION
Oktoberfest celebration

Day 2
Passau
“City of Three Rivers” walking tour with Christmas Markets
OR Hike to Paulinekloister Mariahilf
OR River Inn bike tour

Day 3
Linz
“UNESCO City of Media Arts” walking tour
OR “Cultural Mile” bike tour
OR Full-Day Salzburg excursion with Christmas Markets
Ceský Krumlov excursiion

Day 4
Melk
Melk Abbey
OR Melk to Marbach bike tour

Spitz
Dürnstein walking tour
OR Dürnstein Fortress hike
OR Spitz bike ride
OR Spitz hike
Exclusive Wine Festival

Day 5
Vienna
“Imperial Vienna” tour
OR Vienna City tour by bike
Schönbrunn Christmas Markets
OR free time
Evening Vienna Rathaus Christmas Market

Day 6
Bratislava
“Coronation City” walking tour with Christmas Market visit
OR Tastes of Slovakia
OR Bratislava Castle Hill hike with Christmas Market

Day 7
Scenic Cruising
Danube Bend

Budapest
Budapest city tour and Christmas Markets
OR Castle Hill hike with Christmas Markets

Day 8
Budapest
DISEMBARKATION
Ship Overview
Ship Overview
AmaMagna
At nearly twice the width of traditional European river ships, AmaMagna is a distinctive evolution of AmaWaterways’ European river fleet, with a daring design that transcends her grand dimensions. The AmaMagna was designed for those seeking a fresh, contemporary and dynamic take on river cruising, as well as ocean cruisers accustomed to the luxury of more.

Stateroom Features:
  • Most accommodations are suites, ranging from 355 sq. ft. to 710 sq. ft., featuring step-out balconies
  • Marble bathrooms, multi-jet showers, soothing bath products, cotton bathrobes, slippers and hair dryer
  • Grand Suites (474 sq. ft.) and an Owners Suite (710 sq. ft.) with spacious seating areas, beds facing the river, bathtub, separate shower and double sinks
  • Generous closet, storage and shelf space with in-room safe
  • Entertainment-On-Demand with high-speed Internet, movies, music and English-language TV
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Connecting staterooms and triple/quad occupancy available (select staterooms)
Ship Features:
  • Unique Water Sports Platform offering a Sundowner vessel
  • Split-level lounge creating intimate pockets in which to relax unhindered
  • Heated sun deck pool with whirlpool and sky bar
  • Zen Wellness Studio with an expansive fitness center, two massage rooms and open space to accommodate group exercise classes led by a qualified Wellness Host
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi—at no additional charge
  • Salon services, including manicures, pedicures, hair and massage
  • Low draft with quieter, more fuel-efficient engines
  • Elevator reaches the Restaurant, Lobby/Main Lounge and staterooms on Violin, Cello and Piano Decks
  • Connecting and triple/quad occupancy available in select staterooms
Restaurant Features:
  • Hand selected wine and beer with meals, plus Sip & Sail cocktail hour most evenings
Ship Details
Ship's Registry
Switzerland
Year Built
2019
Ship Length
443 ft
Ship Beam
72 ft
Total Capacity
196
Crew Size
70
Suites
53
Laundromats
Number of Decks
4
Deck Plan Details
Symbol Legend
Staterooms can become adjoining by request.
Up to triple and quad occupancy
Deck plans are not yet available
AMAWaterways: Magna on the Danube (Christmas)

Day 1
Vilshofen
EMBARKATION
Oktoberfest celebration

Day 2
Passau
“City of Three Rivers” walking tour with Christmas Markets
OR Hike to Paulinekloister Mariahilf
OR River Inn bike tour

Day 3
Linz
“UNESCO City of Media Arts” walking tour
OR “Cultural Mile” bike tour
OR Full-Day Salzburg excursion with Christmas Markets
Ceský Krumlov excursiion

Day 4
Melk
Melk Abbey
OR Melk to Marbach bike tour

Spitz
Dürnstein walking tour
OR Dürnstein Fortress hike
OR Spitz bike ride
OR Spitz hike
Exclusive Wine Festival

Day 5
Vienna
“Imperial Vienna” tour
OR Vienna City tour by bike
Schönbrunn Christmas Markets
OR free time
Evening Vienna Rathaus Christmas Market

Day 6
Bratislava
“Coronation City” walking tour with Christmas Market visit
OR Tastes of Slovakia
OR Bratislava Castle Hill hike with Christmas Market

Day 7
Scenic Cruising
Danube Bend

Budapest
Budapest city tour and Christmas Markets
OR Castle Hill hike with Christmas Markets

Day 8
Budapest
DISEMBARKATION
About AmaWaterways
AmaWaterways, we love what we do — providing our guests with the best travel experiences possible. In fact, “Ama” is derived from the Latin word for “love.” It is a concept that permeates every aspect of our river cruises, from the design of our ships to the development of our itineraries to the high levels of service we deliver to our guests. It is a philosophy that drives our attention to detail, constant innovation and culture of always making our guests our top priority. It is the reason our guests all have a story about why it was the best cruise they’ve ever taken. When you sail with AmaWaterways, you will experience the luxury of more – more ways to discover, more ways to indulge and more onboard amenities. With an award-winning fleet, critically acclaimed dining and unique tour options, you will have the trip of a lifetime on our cruises.

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About AmaWaterways
AmaWaterways, we love what we do — providing our guests with the best travel experiences possible. In fact, “Ama” is derived from the Latin word for “love.” It is a concept that permeates every aspect of our river cruises, from the design of our ships to the development of our itineraries to the high levels of service we deliver to our guests. It is a philosophy that drives our attention to detail, constant innovation and culture of always making our guests our top priority. It is the reason our guests all have a story about why it was the best cruise they’ve ever taken. When you sail with AmaWaterways, you will experience the luxury of more – more ways to discover, more ways to indulge and more onboard amenities. With an award-winning fleet, critically acclaimed dining and unique tour options, you will have the trip of a lifetime on our cruises.

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Prices are per-person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.