- River Danube Golf Cruise -
Combine a stunning 7 night AmaWaterways River Cruise along the River Danube from Vilshofen to Budapest with some exceptional golf on some of Europe's top Championship Courses. AmaWaterways are one of Europe's premier river cruise lines, renowned for their innovative, custom-designed ships with first-class amenities and impeccable service.
The State of the Art Ama Magna ship, which is over twice the width of traditional cruisers, offers cruisers a more spacious experience with a great choice of facilities and dining on board.
The ship's Golf Concierge will provide a seemless golfing service, whisking you straight from the boat to the course, to enjoy some spectacular golf on immaculately presented courses.
This holiday can either be taken as a 7 night cruise with 4 rounds of golf included, or there is also the option to add on a 3- night stay in beautiful Prague at the beginning of the trip, with a further round of golf included.
From £2,999 per person
✓3 nights twin-share accommodation in a Prague hotel with breakfast (optional)
✓7 nights twin-share accommodation in an Outside Stateroom on boat
✓Full board fine dining experience on boat
✓Free flowing wine, beer & soft drinks with all meals on board
✓4/5 rounds of golf (including pull trolley and gourmet lunch)
✓Chauffeured luxury transfers
✓Choice of guided shore excursions on non-golf days
✓Services of a dedicated Golf Concierge
All the bright, airy staterooms feature a lounge area with desk and chair, plenty of storage space and an expansive and en-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower cubicle. There is a flat-screen TV featuring local and satellite channels, an In-room “Infotainment” system providing free Internet access, Hollywood movies & music library and air-conditioning.
Host of the Slovakian Open, this stunning Jack Nicklaus designed course complies with USGA standards at the world PGA level. Along with many other scenic features, this course counts the longest hole in Europe among its challenges.The 787 Yard par 6 15th hole awaits golf enthusiasts, offering 11 tees. The view alone is fascinating.
Located on south of the river Danube, about 50 km from Vienna, the Diamond Country Club offers 3 golf courses: The Diamond Course is an 18 hole championship course designed by Jeremy Pern. In addition you will find the 9 hole Park Course and the 7 hole Country Course, which have recently been converted into an 18 hole course.
Regal golfing pleasure on lush greens and perfect fairways – this championship course has hosted the Porsche European Open and was created by former Masters champion Bernhard Langer. What makes this golf course so special is the quality of the hand-mown greens and fairways, which remain tip-top condition throughout the year.
*Day 1- Prague (optional)
Arrival day - check-in to hotel and rest of day at leisure
*Day 2- Prague (optional)
Enjoy a city tour of beautiful Prague, the "City of a Thousand Spires" with its Unesco listed Old Town, and beautiful Castle.
*Day 3- Prague - Albatross Golf Club/at leisure (Optional)
Golfers: Enjoy a round of golf at stunning Albatross Golf Club, host of the Czech Open. Non-golfers: At leisure.
Day 4- Depart Vilshofen
Transfer to the port, embark and enjoy the rest of the day on board enjoying the magnificent scenery, relaxing on your new luxurious surroundings and getting to know your fellow passengers over dinner.
Day 5- Hartl Resorts Beckenbauer Course / Vilshofen & Passau:
Golfers: Round of golf at Hartl Resorts Beckenbauer Course.
Non-golfers: Enjoy time in Vilshofen's beautiful old town before cruising to Passau and enjoy a walking tour of the "City of Three Rivers
Day 6-Diamond Country Club/Linz & Salzburg
Golfers: Round of golf at Diamond Country Club.
Non-golfers: A choice of excursions are available including a full-day trip to Salzburg, or combine a half-day walking tour in Linz with a scenic drive through the Austrian Lake District.
Day 7- Weissenkirchen
Cruise to Weissenkirchen, in the heart of the Wachau Valley. Join a walking tour in Dürnstein and then visit Melk’s magnificent Benedictine Abbey. If you fancy some exercise, you can opt to hike up to the fortress where Richard the Lionheart was once held, or take a bike ride along the Danube. Later in the evening, enjoy a special wine tasting of locally grown, world-renowned Rieslings
Enjoy a city tour of the "City of The Waltzes", including the majestic Opera House, St. Stephen’s Cathedral and the Imperial Palace before taking a stroll in Vienna’s beautiful historic city centre. Alternatively, for the more energetic, take a guided bike ride along the stunning shores of the Danube.
Day 9-Penati Golf/Bratislava
Golfers: Enjoy a round of golf at Penati Golf Course.
Non-golfers: Enjoy a walking tour of Bratislava or join a culinary host to prepare and sample traditional Slovakian specialities. For the more energetic, hike up to Bratislava Castle.
Day 10-Pannonia Golf / Budapest
Golfers: Round of golf at Pannonia Golf & Country Club.
Non-golfers: Enjoy a city tour of Budapest either buy bus or on foot, exploring both the Buda and Pest sides of the river. The final evening on board is spent cruising Budapest's riverfront to enjoy the fairytale panoramas lit up by night in this spectacular city.
Day 11- Disembarkation
Disembark the ship at Budapest and prepare for onward travel home.