Bus Trips from The Villages

Viking River Cruise
Christmas Market
December 6–14,2019

352-753-0736 or


Rates based on availability


$500 Deposit due at reservations!

Travel with Evelyn Stetler and JP Tours

. . . on this river cruise that makes the Christmas colors and spirit come alive.

City decorations inspire the spirit of the season.  On board,  it’s a floating Christmas wonderland, with inviting decorations to reflect the spirit of the season.   Experience scrumptious meals  with beer and wine included.  Immerse yourself with  on-board activities or simply enjoy  gliding threw the countryside.

It’s really like a fairy tale … set in some of the Continents most interesting cities with dramatic  architecture as a back drop.  Cities like Budapest, Vienna, Krems, Passau (home of Germany’s oldest Gingerbread recipe) Regensburg and finally Nuremberg.

Each Christmas Market has its own character some with an intimate feel  while others like Budapest has its laser light show. All have traditional  country tasty treats such as: pastries, hot spiced wine and  meats.  The crafts will catch you eye. Hand-made crafts mostly made by residents of the near by towns, with many stories to tell.


Day 1 – Dec 6th

Departs Orlando International Airport

Day 2 – Dec 7th

Arrive  Budapest, Hungry

Board Ship

Day 3 – Dec 8th

Budapest, Hungry  – Scenic cruising the Danube Bend

Day 4 – Dec 9th

Vienna, Austria

Day 5 – Dec 10th

Krems, Austria

Scenic cruising  the Wachau Valley

Day 6 – Dec 11th

Passau, Germany

Day 7 – Dec 12th

Regensburg, Germany

Day 8 – Dec 13th

Cruise main-Danube Canal

Nuremberg, Germany

Day 9 – Dec 14th

Nuremberg, Germany

Depart for Orlando International Airport

Rates do not include:  recommended travel insurance, pre or post trips in Budapest or Prague (rates available upon request).

Standard Cabin Category F - $3,003 per people based on double occupancy

French Balcony Category D - $3,303 per person based on double occupancy

Veranda Cabin Category B - $3,603 per person based on double occupancy

Single supplement is 100%

Rates include: airfare, cruise, taxes, fees, all transfers, meals, beer & wine & soft drinks during lunches and dinners, six guided tours and local entertainment