Christmas Markets November 2023 | Craig Travel

Christmas Markets November 2023

Christmas Markets
Budapest to Prague
ms AmaMagna
November 23, 2023 to December 6, 2023
14 Days

Email specialist Roselle King to discuss your travel plans

Enjoy a magical mix of history and holiday cheer on a river cruise that’s filled to the brim with festive highlights along the legendary Danube River. The cities and towns along its shore herald the holiday season, hosting delightful Christmas Markets ripe with twinkling lights, festive local treats, handicrafts, unique decorations, and ornaments. Join us on this memorable voyage along the Danube, as ports take on a fairy-tale appearance and a cozy, homey, traditional Christmas vibe along the way.  Each port of call will have a choice of included shore excursion, plus carefully selected pre and post land arrangements. During our cruise enjoy included wine, beer, or soft drinks at every lunch and dinner, plus of course, the excellent cuisine for which AmaWaterways has rightly earned a reputation. We journey through the Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Germany, and the Czech Republic in style, combining spectacular scenery with cultural enrichment while ensuring a comfortable experience. Virtually everything is included: most meals, all tips, all taxes, all gratuities, even most of your shore excursions, leaving you free to enjoy every minute of your cruise holiday. 

Book and deposit by April 28, 2023 and save $200 per person.

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Inclusive Features
  • 7 night cruise in an outside cabin on AmaWaterways ms AmaMagna or similar
  • 2 nights accommodation in Budapest and 3 nights accommodation in Prague as indicated or similar
  • Baggage handling shipside
  • All meals during the cruise plus quality European wines at every lunch and dinner
  • Enjoy a festive Welcome Dinner aboard the ms AmaMagna
  • Services of your tour escort and / or cruise director
  • Escorted shore excursions in each port
  • All gratuities (including guides and ship staff) and taxes for included services (including departure and port taxes)
  • Air Inclusive rates also include: return economy airfare from Canadian cities listed, transfers between airports, hotel and the ship, airport transfers in Canada or equivalent value
ms AmaMagna


The extraordinary AmaMagna is redefining the river cruise experience while sailing on the Danube River. Experience the ultimate in luxury, whether you’re exercising in the expansive Zen Wellness Studio or enjoying the views from the full balcony in your stylish stateroom. With five bars, four unique restaurants,  including the Al Fresco restaurant and Jimmy’s, offering a warm family atmosphere, a heated sun-deck pool and whirlpool, the AmaMagna has quickly become the most luxurious cruise ship on the river. Most staterooms feature balconies so you can enjoy the views, as well as Entertainment-On-Demand and luxurious marble bathrooms. Mealtimes are a feast for the senses in the Main Restaurant and at The Chef’s Table.


Tour Cost in Canadian dollars, per person
Departure LocationDeparture Price
Cruise / Tour Only
Montreal / Ottawa
Halifax / St. John’s / Fredericton
Winnipeg / Thunder Bay
Regina / Saskatoon
Calgary / Edmonton / Vancouver

Rates are per person based on sharing a Cat E* Outside Twin on Piano Deck. Airfares from other gateways are available on request. Airfares and air carrier are subject to change and will be confirmed prior to final payment. Refer to Inclusive Features for details.


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Category – Stateroom Description (Deck)Double
Cat D* Deluxe Twin (Piano)
Cat AB Deluxe Twin (Cello)
Cat AA Deluxe Twin (Violin)
Cat SB Deluxe Twin (Cello)
Cat SA Deluxe Twin (Violin)
Cat GS Grand Suite (Cello)
Cat OS Owners Suite (Violin)

*Categories E and D have fixed windows and no balcony. All other categories feature an outside balcony. Stateroom categories are subject to availability at time of booking. Book early for best choice. See deck plan for full details on various categories available. Singles are extremely limited. Please ask for rates. Cruise price is based on sharing a twin-bedded stateroom with private bathroom. Prices are based on a minimum 20 members and on rates, taxes, and fees effective December 2022 and are subject to change due to factors beyond our control.

Pricing Details

Prices DO NOT INCLUDE the cost of insurance which is available and is highly recommended. Premiums vary with the cost, length of the trip, and the traveller’s age. For passengers up to and including 74 years on departure date, premiums will range from $314 to $520pp or more plus applicable taxes. Cost supplements for travellers aged 75-85 will range from $191 to $414pp or more plus applicable taxes. This insurance is effective from the date of purchase and carries limitations on pre-existing medical conditions. Clients 86 years and older and/or clients residing outside Ontario - please contact our staff for procedures. Please discuss your insurance coverage prior to booking. Cancellation penalties for this river cruise will begin at time of booking at which time $300pp ($600pp for suites) will be non-refundable. Please discuss this and your insurance needs with a Craig Travel Sales Specialist when making your reservation.  Refer to the terms and conditions for more details.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2023