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2024 Magna on the Danube
Cruise from Vilshofen to Budapest

Magna on the Danube 7‑night Cruise

Come join us on July 28 – August 4, 2024 as we sail on the legendary Danube River on the brand-new Ama Magna.

Board the ultra-luxurious AmaMagna and be treated to an AmaWaterways-exclusive Bavarian Oktoberfest. Indulge your passion for awe-inspiring architecture, timeless music, breathtaking landscapes, and culinary delights on this beautifully curated itinerary specifically designed for the AmaMagna. Apricot brandy and chocolate tasting in Dürnstein and an exclusive wine festival in Spitz are only a few of the epicurean delights to indulge in. You’ll experience Vienna, home to a treasure trove of Baroque splendors, including its grand Schönbrunn Palace, gives you a glimpse into bygone grandeur, while Budapest and Bratislava offer a vibrant mix of east and west. With plenty of daytime scenic sailing, you’ll be able to enjoy the extraordinary AmaMagnato to its fullest—from al fresco dining to spinning with a view.

Ask us about extending your stay in Munich to visit Old Town and the famous Glockenspiel or in Budapest to enjoy the famous thermal baths.

*Book Now and SAVE $250
Sunday, July 28 – Sunday, August 4
vilshofen to budapest cruise route

HIGHLIGHTS: Vilshofen to Budapest Aboard Ultra-luxurious AmaMagna
starting at $6,672
Deposit – $250 per person


  • 7-night river cruise in elegantly appointed accommodations
  • Fine dining on board in multiple venues
  • Unlimited hand-selected wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch/dinner
  • Small group guided shore excursions with a variety of choices, including exclusive Special Interest, hiking and biking tours
  • Professionally trained Wellness Host leading engaging wellness activities
  • Live local entertainment
  • Unlimited complimentary Wi-Fi access


  • Four unique dining experiences, including Jimmy’s and the Al Fresco Restaurant
  • Expansive Zen Wellness Studio with outdoor spin bikes and juice bar
  • Massage, hair and manicure/pedicure services (additional costs apply)
  • Sun-deck walking track, pool, whirlpool and pop-up sky bar
  • Spacious split-level lounge, dual fireside libraries and onboard cinema
  • Entertainment-On-Demand with high-speed Internet, movies, music and English-language TV


DAY 1 - Vilshofen
AmaMagna river cruise in Bratislava

Sunday, July 28th

  • Embarkation
  • Exclusive Oktoberfest Celebration
DAY 2 - Passau
Passau castle

Monday, July 29th

  • “City of Three Rivers” Walking Tour
  • OR Passau Castle Hike
  • OR River Inn Bike Tour
DAY 3 - Linz, Grein
view of salzburg

Tuesday, July 30th


  • “UNESCO City of Media Arts” Walking Tour
  • OR Full-Day Salzburg Excursion
  • OR “Cultural Mile” Bike Tour Ceský Krumlov Excursion


  • Exclusive Castle Visit with Private Reception
DAY 4 - Melk, Spitz
Wachau Valley, Austria

Wednesday, July 31st


  • Benedictine Abbey Tour
  • OR Guided Bike Tour to Marbach


  • Dürnstein Walking Tour
  • OR Dürnstein Fortress Hike
  • OR Spitz Hike
  • OR Spitz Bike Tour
  • Spitz Exclusive Wine Event
DAY 5 - Vienna
Vienna State Opera House

Thursday, August 1st

  • “Imperial Vienna” Tour
  • OR Vienna City Tour by Bike
  • Schönbrunn Palace & Gardens
DAY 6 - Bratislava
bratislava castle

Friday, August 2nd

  • “Coronation City” Walking Tour
  • OR Tastes of Slovakia
  • OR Bratislava Castle Hike
DAY 7 - Budapest
river ship in budapest

Saturday, August 3rd

  • “Queen of the Danube” Tour
  • OR Castle Hill Hike
DAY 8 - Budapest
ship layout

Sunday, August 4th

  • Disembarkation