Cruise Passau - Vienna - Budapest

Day 1 Passau - Schlögen

Arrival in Passau. At approximately 16:00 the crew expects you on board for a welcome snack. During the welcome dinner (4 course choice menu) the crew will be introduced to you and the ship leaves at 20.00. During dinner, the ship sails towards the beautiful Danube Schlinge.



Day 2 Schlögen - Linz

Distribution of bicycle rentals at Schlögen Bend. Through the beautiful Danube valley you cycle to the old Aschach, with its beautiful pastel-tinted façades, a nice break place. Through the nature reserve "Rutzinger Au" you cycle to Wilhering. Take the time to visit the monastery with the 1000 angels. Then to Linz with the beautiful market square.



Day 3 Tulln - Vienna

After visiting the flower city of Tulln, cycle through the Wienerwald and Klosterneuburg to Vienna. Viewing vienna on your own. In the evening there is an excursion through Vienna (incl.) 11 pm departure with the ship.



Day 4 Komárno - Esztergom-Štúrovo - Budapest

On car-free dam roads, partly directly along the Danube, you cycle to Komárom over the left bank through small dreamy towns over Moca to Esztergom with the famous cathedral. Over the Gisela bridge to Sturovo, located directly opposite Esztergom here you will go back on board. In the evening, the ship sails on to Budapest.



Day 5 Budapest

In the morning there is a city tour of Budapest which will take approximately 3 hours. You will visit, of course among other things, the Fisherman's Bastion, the Matthias Church and the Heldenplein. In the afternoon you will make a round trip by bike to the approximately 8 km long, car-free Margaret island. Of course, you can also go into the city.



Day 6 Bratislava

City walk through Bratislava, which takes approximately 1 hour. Then by bike from Bratislava to Devin, where you will find slovakia's national monument. Over the new imposing bicycle bridge to the showpiece castle Schlosshof, built in Austria, for Empress Maria Theresa. You will cycle back to Bratislava, where you will go on board of the ship. The ship then sails to Krems.



Day 7 Krems - Pöchlarn

From the cosy city Krems you cycle through the Wachauer vineyards with many picturesque wine villages to Dürnstein, a gem on the Danube.
In the distance, you can see all the mighty contours of stift Melk high above the Danube. This famous monastery deserves an extensive viewing..



Day 8 Passau

Disembarkation in Passau at approximately 09.00 am.


For nautical reasons, it may happen that (without giving information in advance) there may be necessary changes to the sailing program.





The MS Primadonna is the second largest cruise ship on the Danube. The Primadonna was built in 1998 in Germany and renovated in 2009. The ship is 113.5 meters long and 17.4 meters wide and is built like a catamaran, with a magnificent glass bow of 6 meters high. The glass floor at the reception gives you a glimpse of the world underwater.

Enjoy the elegance of the Primadonna with its spacious decks, wellness, restaurant, bar, Atrium and much more during this cycling holiday.

The Primadonna awaits you at the end of your bike ride. If you don't feel like cycling for a day, you can enjoy the Whirlpool on the sun deck or the spa with Jacuzzi, sauna, and the Kneipp pool.

Especially enjoy the Viennese cuisine with meals that are mainly prepared from organic food. American breakfast buffet with an organic corner. Lunch is a light 3 course choice menu or a packed lunch for the cyclists.

Technical Information

Capacity passengers 162
Number of cabins 81
Crewmembers 47
Length 113,5 m
Width 17,4 m
Draught 1,7 m
Height above water 8,2 m
Speed 17 knots
Size cabins 10/11,5/16,5 m²
Number of decks  4


Travel dates 2021

Cabintype High Season price p.p. (7/5, 16/7, 30/7, 13/8, 10/9, 17/9, 24/9, 1/10)
2-Bed cabin main deck economy € 879,--
2-Bed cabin main deck € 1.014,--
2-Bed cabin upperdeck € 1.479,-
2-Bed cabin promenade deck € 1.574,--
Single cabin  on request



Bicycle-Cruise Passau - Vienna - Passau incl. port fees
7 x nights with full board in booked double bed room with stockbeds
One hydrojet massage per cabin
Daily route information for the following cycling day
City tour by ‘Vienna by night’ (1,5 h)
City tour Budapest
City walk Bratislava
It is possible to take your own bicycle (free-of-charge). This is at your own risk – we can assume no liability for possible damages on privately owned bicycles for the entirety of the cruise.


Not included

Tour bike + € 65,-
E-Bike + € 150,-
Bevarage package  + € 169,-
Entrance fees, costs of possible crossings by ferries etc.

Expenses of a personal nature such as drinks and meals, other than included


Other cases not mentioned  


Cruise Passau - Vienna - Budapest 

The Danube cycle path is not without reason one of the most famous and popular cycling routes in Europe. Lovely cycling on the excellent signposted bike paths. During these bike-cruise holidays you will encounter a wide variety of landscapes and historical sites. Quiet natural valleys, lovely villages and world cities are on your route. Passau, Vienna, Budapest and Bratislava are the highlights of this cycling holiday. Relaxcycling while on the Danube your floating hotel travels with you.

  • I enjoyed to Danube tour very much- the weather was beautiful- the company was enjoyable. JC. Zeyl, Canada
  • Bob and I think about our adventure frequently including all the great locations we rode thru on our bicycles. L. Carter, USA
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