Map - Danube with MS Theodor Körner
At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
    Passau
  • Duration of trip:
    8 days / 7 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    165-210 km/103-131 mi
  • Distance per day:
    18 - 50 km / 11 - 31 mi
  • Altitude profile:
    flat
  • Profile:
    predominantly paved cycle paths separate from main roads

If you don’t feel like cycling, stay aboard the ship!

Eating and drinking
This tour includes full board. In the mornings, you will receive a hearty breakfast, in the evenings you can choose between 2-3 menus. For the bike tours we provide you with packed lunches.

Danube river with MS Theodor Körner

Passau, Vienna and Bratislava from EUR 734

Danube with MS Theodor Körner

On this varied tour by bike and ship along the Danube, you will experience both rural Austria - the Danube valley, Strudengau and Wachau regions - and the effervescent capital cities of Vienna and Bratislava. Your tour commences on the unmistakable MS Theodor Körner, which presents itself as a classical river cruise-ship and offers varying types of cabins that cater to everyone's wishes. This tour along the Danube with the MS Theodor Körner can wholeheartedly be recommended both to novices and experienced riders.

Danube river with MS Theodor Körner
 
Danube river with MS Theodor Körner

Day 1 Arrival in Passau
With a historic centre full of Mediterranean vibes, this town is picturesquely situated between the rivers Danube, Inn and Ilz. Embarkation: 4 pm, departure at approx. 6:30 pm, cruising through the Danube valley.

Day 2 Bike tour Mauthausen - Grein, approx. 35 km/22 mi
Cycling through the ancient cultural landscape of the Machland region is very easy-going, while the small town of Grein in the Strudengau is positively sublime. The ship will later take you to Devin.

Day 3 Bike tour Devin - Bratislava, 18-50 km/11-31 mi
Today’s ride will take you along the former “iron curtain”. The highlights include Devin Fort, Hof Castle and obviously the city of Bratislava. Around midnight, the ship will take you to Vienna.

Day 4 Discovering Vienna
There are several optional packets available to book, or why not go ahead and explore the city under your own steam. Around midnight, the ship will take you to the Wachau region.

Day 5 Bike tour Krems - Melk, approx. 35 km/22 mi
The Wachau region charmingly presents itself with several small vineyards and apricot trees. You will be able to buy wine, schnapps and apricot jam directly from the producers.

Day 6 Bike tour Melk - Grein, approx. 45 km/31 mi
Melk diocese, the pilgrimage church of Maria Taferl, the mythical Nibelungengau region and the rough Strudengau are right on the top of today’s list.

Day 7 Bike tour Donauschlinge - Engelhartszell, 28-45 km/17-28 mi
The cliffs to the left and right of the Danube are steep and covered with dense forests, while the region surrounding the Trappist monastery of Engelszell is very sparsely populated.

Day 8 Disembarkation and departure from Passau
Enjoy cruising into the baroque episcopal town, disembarkation starts at approx 10:00 am.

Danube river with MS Theodor Körner
 
Danube river with MS Theodor Körner
 
Danube river with MS Theodor Körner
Info/booking
Info/arrival

Here are the details on MS Theodor Körner.

Included in your package "Danube river with MS Theodor Körner":

  • 7 nights aboard in your chosen category
  • full board (7 x breakfast, 6 packed lunches, 7 x dinner, midnight snacks)
  • afternoon coffee and cake served daily
  • cabins are cleaned daily
  • bed linen and towels supplied
  • daily live music
  • captain’s reception and a farewell gala dinner
  • on-board tour operators
  • bike tours are introduced and discussed daily
  • detailed travel documents
  • passenger-, harbour- and lock dutie
  • 7-days customer helpline
  • optional rental bike
  • optional Guided Cycling Package
  • optional event tickets and guided tours, bookable aboard

Accomodation:

  • outside cabins with ensuite WC and shower
    3 types on 3 decks
  • air conditioning
  • upper and promenade-deck cabins have adjustable windows

Rental bicycles:

  • We offer comfortable unisex-bikes with 7-speed gearboxes and coaster brakes or 21-speed freewheel systems, equipped with a bike bag and a bike lock. We also offer e-bikes if desired.

Guided Cycling Package:

  • This package can be booked in addition for anyone who likes guided tours:
    tour guide
    cider tasting in the Strudengau
    wine tasting in the Wachau
    visiting theatre Grein
    ferry trips
    Vienna city bike tour
    Bratislava panorama train tour
  • Dates for the "Guided Cycling Package":
    11.05. + 08.06. + 06.07. + 27.07. + 24.08. + 21.09.

Travel time 2019:

  • Arrival on saturdays
    11.05. + 18.05. + 25.05.
    01.06. + 13.07. + 20.07. + 27.07.
  • Minimum number of participants: 50. This tour can be cancelled by the provider up to 4 weeks prior to its commencement. If this is the case, we will strive to supply our customers with an equivalent offer.

Prices:

All prices are per person in a double berth cabin.

deck:mainupperpromenade
may / august:   
twin ECO-cabin
bunk beds
734 €834 € 
twin cabin
beds with level access
810 €930 €960 €
Junior suite 1090 €1090 €
june / july / september:   
twin ECO-cabin
bunk beds
784 €884 € 
twin cabin
beds with level access
860 €980 €1010 €
Junior suite 1140 €1140 €
  
ECO/twin cabin
single ocupancy
+ 50 %
Guided Cycling Package235 €
rental bike 7/21-speed59 €
e-bike153 €
transfer Munch-Passau
one way/retour
69/119 €

The booking process

The Tour
Info/arrival

Arrival:

  • Parking in Passau:
    - EUR 66, fenced-in outdoor area, includes transfers
    - EUR 77, roofed car park, includes transfers
    Information on how to register for parking is included in your travel documents
  • Arrival in Passau via train:
    The railway station is about 15 minutes from the quay on foot.

  • Arrival at Munich airport:
    Distance to Passau approx. 160 km, excellent train connections, journey takes approx. 2.5 hours.
    Train ticket price per person: approx. EUR 35
    Rental car, one way per vehicle: EUR 100-150
    Transfer Munch-Passau one way/retour: 64/109 €

Perfectly looked after:
During your tour, we are available between 8 am and 8 pm, 7 days a week. We are happy to help with any kind of problems you might be having. You will find this emergency number in your travel documents.

Please note:
As is the case with all boat trips, changes in travel itineraries due to the weather, the rivers’ water levels or technical issues can be undertaken at any time.

The Tour
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