Danube Cruise and Schonbrunn Palace Concert with Dinner

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Tour description

Enjoy a day in Vienna with a Johann Strauss twist as you combine a Danube River cruise with a classic evening of Austrian food and music! Thanks to Strauss' waltz ‘On the Beautiful Blue Danube’ (aka ‘The Blue Danube’), Vienna’s famous river is inextricably entwined with classical Viennese music. Experience the river first-hand during a 3.5-hour cruise, and then end your day with a 3-course meal at Schonbrunn Palace and a classical music concert at the Schonbrunn Palace Orangery.

Visit: Schiffsstation Wien, 1010 Vienna, AustriaAt the time of your choice, make your way to the cruise landing pier in downtown Vienna on Schwedenplatz. Duration: 5 minutesPass By: Danube Tower, Donauturmstrasse 4, Vienna 1220 AustriaAs you relax and enjoy the sights of the riverfront, see Viennese attractions like the Donauturm (Danube Tower). Pass By: Millennium City, Handelskai 94-96, Vienna 1200 AustriaPass by Millennium City with the Millennium Tower. Pass By: Urania Sternwarte, Uraniastrasse 1 Entrance Turmstiege, Vienna 1010 AustriaPass by Ringturm (Ring Tower), the Spittelau district heating plant, the Urania observatory and much more. The cruise returns to the place of departure at Schwedenplatz.Pass By: Schonbrunn Palace, Schlosstrasse 47, Vienna 1130 AustriaDinner at Café-Restaurant ResidenzAt 6:30pm, your three-course dinner will be served at the elegant Café-Restaurant Residenz, located in the former Schonbrunn Palace kitchen, adjacent to the palace's main entrance. Dine on Austrian fare by candlelight and enjoy the cozy ambience, either indoors or out, depending on the season.Sample Dinner Menu:(Vegetarian dishes are available upon request) • Beef consommé with semolina Dumpling /A,C,L/ • Braised beef roast with shallot-gravy, potato pie & tomatoes /A,O,L,G/ • Apple Strudel – handmade in our Imperial Bakery Schoenbrunn with whipped cream /A,C,G/Visit: Orangery at Schoenbrunn Palace, Schoenbrunner Schlossstrasse, Vienna 1130 AustriaAfter dinner, head to the elaborately restored Schonbrunn Palace Orangery for your grand finale of classical music. From your seat at this UNESCO World Heritage Site, enjoy music by Austrian composers like Strauss and Mozart, played by the Schonbrunn Palace Orchestra. Doors open at 8pm and the concert begins at 8:30pm. At intermission, toast your Vienna experience with an included glass of sparkling wine (if option selected) and then enjoy the rest of the performance, which ends at 10:15pm. When the night is over, use your public transport ticket to make your way back to your hotel.Duration: 2 hours

What's included

  • Danube River cruise
  • Dinner - 3-course dinner at Café-Restaurant Residenz (excl. drinks)
  • Concert at the Schonbrunn Palace Orangery in your selected category. Concert duration: 1,5 hours with intermission
  • 1 glass of sparkling wine during intermission (VIP and Category A only)
  • Entry/Admission - Orangery at Schoenbrunn Palace

What's not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Cloakroom fee (approx. 1 euro)
  • Concert program (approx. 5 euros)