Journey with Winemaker Guy Davis, guest winemaker for AmaWaterways, along the Danube and see firsthand why this storied river has inspired generations of artists, poets and musicians. You’ll be treated to a menu of exclusive wine and culinary experiences designed by AmaWaterways to delve deeper into the wonderful flavors and tastes of Eastern Europe. This unique opportunity gives way for the entire ship to experience Guy’s expertise in the world of wine, a privilege that Davis Family Vineyard wine club members know all too well!
Indulge your passion for 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 experiences 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 AmaMagna to its fullest—from al fresco dining to spinning with a view.
Budapest to Vilshofen
President & Winemaker, Davis Family Vineyards
Davis Family Vineyards & AmaWaterways – Celebration of Wine Cruise
Destination: Danube River
To & From: Budapest to Vilshofen
Dates: November 12 – 19, 2023
Length: 7 Nights
F&WT Optional 2-night Pre-Cruise Program: In Development
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: “Queen of the Danube” tour OR Castle Hill hike OR Eztergom Basilica Visit
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: “Imperial Vienna” tour OR Vienna city tour by bike OR Schonbrunn Palace and Gardens
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Durnstein walking tour OR Durnstein Apricots and Sweets tour OR Durnstein Fortress hike or Krems bike tour
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour, Choice of: Melk Abbey OR Spitz bike tour OR Spitz hike
Exclusive Wine Experience
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours: Burg Clam visit and wine tasting
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: “UNESCO City of Media Arts” walking tour; Half-day Cesky Krumlov excursion OR “Cultural Mile” bike tour OR Full-day Salzburg excursion
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tours, Choice of: “City of Three Rivers” walking tour or Passau Castle Hill hike OR River Inn bike tour
AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: Oktoberfest celebration
F&WT Optional Post-Cruise Prague Tour – In Development
Port Taxes are an additional $210 per person (subject to change)
Prices are per person based on two people per stateroom and include shipboard accommodations, onboard meals, unlimited beverages of select wines, beers, and spirits and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner, AmaWaterways shore excursions, presentations by AmaWaterways hired onboard winemaker host. Prices do not include port taxes, roundtrip air, transfers (unless air is purchased through Amawaterways), gratuities, additional food & beverages, Food & Wine Trails’ optional pre or post- cruise programs, travel insurance, or all items of a personal nature. F&WT reserves the right to correct pricing errors or omissions. Prices will not increase after deposit received, except for fuel surcharges and any taxes, charges or levies imposed by government agencies. Single occupancy rates available upon request.
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Set sail in ultimate luxury on board AmaWaterways’ state-of-the-art ship, AmaMagna, redefining the river cruise experience. Twice the width of traditional European river ships, the AmaMagna offers more than 50% ultra-spacious suite accommodations with full balconies as well as five onboard bars, four unique dining experiences, an expansive Zen Wellness Studio, two soothing massage rooms, a hair salon, nail salon and much more.
This program with Guy Davis is not operated by Food & Wine Trails. Standard cruise line terms & conditions apply and are available through your Food & Wine Trails Travel Advisory
Schedule and times are subject to change without notice due to water levels, wind factors and other conditions.
If you are paying for the deposit by check, mail to: Food & Wine Trails/Adelman Travel, 6980 N. Port Washington Rd., Milwaukee, WI. 53217
If you are paying for the deposit with a credit card, include your card information on page two of the registration form and FAX to (707) 526-9147.
All Guests will be required to check‐in online at amawaterways.com to complete and submit their PASSENGER INFORMATION FORM before final documentation will be processed.
F&WT strongly recommends the purchase of (Allianz) travel insurance to safeguard your trip investment.
Please note: AmaWaterways wine expert scheduled to appear and onboard programming are subject to change with or without notice.