Day 1 | Wednesday, September 21, 2022: Depart US – Overnight flight

Day 2 | Thursday, September 22, 2022: Arrive Munich. Transfer to hotel. Welcome drink & dinner at your Munich area hotel. Overnight – Munich area hotel. Meals: Dinner.

Day 3 | Friday, September 23, 2022: Munich | Oberammergau. Morning panoramic Munich City Tour. Travel to Oberammergau. Afternoon performance of the 2022 Passion Play Oberammergau. Included dinner in Oberammergau area during intermission. Overnight – Oberammergau area hotel. Meals: Breakfast and dinner.

Day 4 | Saturday, September 24, 2022. Oberammergau | Munich | Board ship in Passau. Travel to Munich – Munich’s Oktoberfest at your own pace. Afternoon travel to Passau & board MS Amadeus Silver III for 6 nights. Onboard Welcome Dinner. Overnight – MS Amadeus Silver III. Meals: Breakfast and dinner.

Day 5 | Sunday, September 25, 2022. Linz | Danube Cruising. Ship stops in Linz for a visit on own & Danube cruising or Salzburg Optional Full Day Excursion. Overnight – MS Amadeus Silver III. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, snack, and dinner.

Day 6 | Monday, September 26, 2022. Melk/Emmersdorf | Durnstein | Vienna. Morning Danube cruising – Melk Abbey Optional. Afternoon Durnstein Walking Tour & Wine Tasting Experience. Onboard Oktoberfest Night – Bier Garden & Bavarian dinner. Arrive this evening in Vienna, Austria. Overnight – MS Amadeus Silver III. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, snack, and dinner.

Day 7 | Tuesday, September 27, 2022. Vienna. Morning Vienna City Tour. Afternoon at leisure in Vienna – Schoenbrunn Palace Optional. Docked in Vienna into the late evening. Overnight – MS Amadeus Silver III. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, snack, and dinner.

Day 8 | Wednesday, September 28, 2022. Bratislava. Morning Bratislava City Tour. Afternoon at Leisure. Gala Farewell Dinner onboard – Ship departs Bratislava early evening. Overnight – MS Amadeus Silver III. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, snack and dinner.

Day 9 | Thursday, September 29, 2022. Budapest. Morning Budapest City Tour. Afternoon at leisure in Budapest or Budapest Horse Farm Optional. Dinner Onboard – Ship docked overnight in Budapest. Overnight – MS Amadeus Silver III. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, snack and dinner.

Day 10 | Friday, September 30, 2022. Budapest | Prague. Transfer to the main train station in Budapest for the EuroCity Express train to Prague. Your luggage will be transferred separately, no need to haul bags onto and off the train. Upon arrival at the Prague main terminal, we celebrate Mass, and disperse for free time to explore Prague independently prior to hotel check in. Meals: Breakfast.

Day 11 | Saturday, October 1, 2022. Prague. Today we enjoy wonderful Prague via a morning walking tour. Enjoy the beautiful panoramic view of Prague Castle and St. Vitus Cathedral, the biggest landmark of the city. Cross over the Vitava River and enter the Little Quarter (Mala Strana) to hop on a local tram to go uphill to Prague Castle. After a well-deserved break, keep discovering the beautiful St. Nicholas Church to the colorful Lennon Wall. The morning activities will finish at Kampa, just beside the iconic Charles Bridge. The afternoon and evening are free to explore independently. Meals: Breakfast.

Day 12 | Sunday, October 2, 2022. Prague | Flight Home. Private airport transfer for departure from Prague to USA. Meals: Breakfast.

MS Amadeus Silver II/III

Launched in 2015-2016, the innovative 168-passenger Amadeus Silver II/III are 443-foot vessels offering all the amenities of a floating 5-star hotel. These premium cruise ships feature the most modern furnishings that blend masterfully with the architecture of the ship and a luxurious design that is the hallmark of the Amadeus fleet.

The extensive restaurant and the panorama bar offer divine views of the passing riverscapes, and the glass-shielded River Terrace allows you to relax in the open air regardless of the weather. The attentive English-speaking onboard service staff will see you to your comfort with typical European hospitality.

The cabin design plans are forward-thinking, bright and modern, all part of a premium focus with 72 large staterooms and 12 suites. The beauty of river cruising is that the most interesting destinations come to your. This Silver class charter features English-only onboard commentary with inclusive shore excursions balanced with choice to simply relax onboard, get a spa treatment, or add sightseeing with optional excursions.

All meals included onboard. Three meals daily are served graciously in a single seating in the exquisite Panorama Restaurant and feature local and international specialties. All dinners are four courses and are served with included Regional Wines. While dining, you have splendid views of the passing scenic landscapes through the large picture windows. Enjoy afternoon and/ or late evening snacks in the lounge based on the daily schedule.


  • Comfortable, modern furnishings
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Private bathroom and shower
  • Three meals daily
  • Dinner is served with regional wines
  • Welcome and farewell dinners onboard
  • Suites include an exterior walk out balcony

Comfortable & Innovative Staterooms

After boarding, unpack once. All staterooms are larger than traditional river cruise cabins & offer excellent river views. The Mozart Deck features 12 Suites with Walk Out Balconies. The other 19 Staterooms on the Mozart Deck & 35 Staterooms on the Strauss Deck feature an innovative Panoramic Drop-Down Window. The 18 Staterooms on the Haydn Deck have a fixed window. All staterooms are fully equipped with comfortable & modern furnishings including flat screen TV & large private bathrooms with shower.

Pricing & Inclusions



  • Round trip commercial airfare from Chicago or Indianapolis
  • Daily Mass, at local churches and abbeys in each city that we dock in, or overnight in
  • 2022 Oberammergau Passion Play – Reserved seats for the Passion Play
  • Munich’s Oktoberfest
  • 10-nights’ accommodations (6-ship and 4-hotel)
  • 6 Night Cruise – Outside cabin
  • 1 Night Oberammergau area hotel
  • 1 Night Munich area hotel
  • 2 Night Prague extension
  • 23 Meals (10 breakfasts, 5 lunches, and 8 dinners)
  • Private motorcoach transfers during tours in Europe
  • One way EuroCity Express train ticket from Budapest to Prague
  • Local wine with dinners onboard
  • Welcome & farewell dinners onboard
  • Budapest City Tour
  • Bratislava City Tour
  • Vienna City Tour
  • Durnstein Walking Tour & Wine Tasting
  • Munich City Tour
  • Prague City Tour
  • Ship staff
  • Baggage handling
  • International air taxes/fuel/fees & port charges – subject to government rate and tariff changes
  • Hotel and ship transfers
  • Round trip airport transfers to Chicago O’Hare (if necessary)
  • Schoenbrunn Palace Optional Tour – complimentary and included
  • Melk Abbey Optional Tour – complimentary and included

Not Included:

Local host gratuities, we recommend the following guidelines, and of course the gratuity amount should always reflect the quality of service provided. Ship based gratuities are at your discretion and paid at the end of the cruise.

  • Onboard Ship Staff – €6-€7 per person per day.


Please note, that due to the very limited availability of ship cabins, we are not accepting single occupancy reservations at this time.  

We are happy to accept registrations from two friends sharing a double occupancy room. We request that these guests be of the same gender. Thank you for understanding.

PRICING – Includes estimated airfare from Chicago or Indianapolis 

Category A – Mozart Deck, with drop down panoramic window – SOLD OUT

Category B – Strauss Deck, with drop down panoramic window – SOLD OUT

Category C – Strauss Deck, with drop down panoramic window

$8,580 per person / double occupancy (if paying via check or cash)

$8,838 per person / double occupancy (if paying via credit card)

Category D – Hayden Deck, with fixed panoramic window

$8,075 per person / double occupancy (if paying via check or cash)

$8,318 per person / double occupancy (if paying via credit card)

Suite – Mozart Deck, with private balcony – SOLD OUT

Category E – Hayden Deck, with fixed panoramic window – SOLD OUT

Note: Final price and flight schedule will be available in November 2021.

Payment Schedule

Payment Schedule

Day of Registration | $1000 per person NON-REFUNDABLE** deposit due

April 1, 2021 | $850 per person due

June 1, 2021 | $850 per person due

August 1, 2021 | $850 per person due

October 1, 2021 | $850 per person due

December 1, 2021 | $850 per person due

February 1, 2022 | $850 per person due

April 1, 2022 | Final balance due

Individual Cancellation Fees

  • From time of booking to May 1, 2021 – $1000 penalty
  • From May 2, 2021 to December 1, 2021 – $1500 penalty
  • After December 2, 2021 – fully non refundable

Terms and Conditions

During the registration process for this trip, you will be asked to review and agree to the following Terms and Conditions and Assumption of Risk Waiver/Release.

Terms and Conditions

Assumption of Risk Waiver/Release

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Should you require additional information,
call James DiBlasio / Ambassadair Groups and Incentives
(317) 218-0832 | [email protected]