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From Melk, 5-Hour Wachau River Cruise

DDSG Blue Danube Schiffahrt GmbH

Discover the beautiful Wachau from the comfort of a ship. This river cruise will give you a unique viewing point of the region whilst offering the opportunity to dine on local cuisine.


From the end of March to the beginning of November, the proud red-and-white fleet will take you on a daily leisurely cruise through the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Wachau. A boat trip through the Wachau is an experience in every season. In spring, the apricot and fruit trees are in full bloom whilst in the summer you will drive past baroque monasteries and medieval castles under a bright blue sky. In in the autumn you can see a natural spectacle when the vineyards turn red-gold and shimmer in the afternoon sun. Your ship will allow you to travel in comfort through the UNESCO World Heritage Site Wachau. These ships have huge sundecks with plenty of seating, as well as a partial roof and a beautiful all-round view which contribute to the perfect experience. Let yourself be pampered in the on-board restaurants, with a varied food and beverage package being offered. The menu focuses on regional products and modern interpretations of Wachau classics, such as a summer salad with apricot pieces.

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Duration 5 hours

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English, German

Wheelchair accessible

from € 44 per person
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About this experience

  • Enjoy a cruise on one of the most beautiful ships in the region
  • Spoil yourself with delicacies of onboard gastronomy
  • View Wachau from the comfort of a ship
  • Includes
  • Boat trip
  • Schnitzel, if option selected
  • Brunch, if option selected
  • Breakfast, if option selected
  • Wine tasting, if option selected
  • Drinks

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