Boat & Bike - from Passau to Belgrade - map
At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
    Passau / (Vienna)
  • Duration of trip:
    8 days / 8 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    263-271 km/163-168 mi
  • Distance per day:
    20-50 km / 12-31 mi
  • Altitude profil:
  • Route:
    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 (half board in Passau). In the mornings, you will receive a hearty breakfast, in the evenings we serve four-course meals. For the bike tours we provide you with packed lunches.

Boat & Bike - from Passau to Belgrade

Experience the Danube on MS Primadonna from EUR 798

The Tour

Boat & Bike - from Passau to Belgrade

You will visit five countries and four capital cities on the Danube on this Bike & Boat tour between Passau and Belgrade. Enjoy your stay on the second largest river cruise ship and the only catamaran cruiser, the MS Primadonna. This is a truly blissful journey, thanks to the beautiful landscape and easy cycle paths, iconic cities, stunning nature and excellent food on board. Here you can find more details on the ship, the MS Primadonna.

Boat & Bike - from Passau to Belgrade - MS Primadonna

Day 1 Arrival in Passau, cycling along Inn, approx. 20 km
Following check-in you will cycle along a stretch of the beautiful Inn Cycle Path to Schärding. You will spend the night at a 3 star hotel in Passau.

Day 2 Passau - Obermühl, 50 km/31 mi, sail by night
Today you will cycle through the romantic Upper Danube Valley. The Trappist monastery Engelszell is worth seeing.

Day 3 Bratislava - Palace Schloß Hof, 38/46 km / 24-39 mi, sail by night
On your tour to the magnificent imperial palace Schloss Hof, it’s up to you to decide whether you’d like to cycle athletically or leisurely.

Day 4 Budapest and cycle tour, 20 km/12 mi
In the morning you will take part in a sightseeing bus tour and in the afternoon you will have the opportunity to explore the city centre and Margaret Island on your own by bike.

Day 5 Mohács - Duna-Dráva Nemzeti National park, 45 km/28 mi, sail by night
Circular tour through the national park and visit of the historic town centre. Border control at the EU external border between 3 pm and 5 pm.

Day 6 Belgrade - Novi Sad, 30 km/19 mi, sail by night
You will explore the Serbian capital by bike before returning by bus to the Primadonna in Novi Sad in the afternoon.

Day 7 Baja, 30 km/19 mi, sail by night
Today you will explore Baja’s historical town centre by bike. It is well-known for its ice cream parlors and Viennese coffee houses. Or you can cycle outside along the Sugovica and to the island of Petofi.

Day 8 Vac - Szentendre, 30km/ 19 mi, sail by night
Bike tour to the artist town Szentendre with many colorful houses and narrow streets. Stalls on the shore offer arts and crafts and local specialties.

Day 9 Vienna and transfer to Passau, departure
Around 9 am we will be arriving in Vienna-Nussdorf. Disembarkation after breakfast and return transfer to Passau by bus.



Here are the details on MS Primadonna.

Included in "Boat & Bike - from Passau to Belgrade":

  • 1 overnight stay in 3* hotel Passau, half board
  • 7 nights aboard in your chosen category
  • 7x breakfast
  • 6 packed lunches or three-course meals aboard
  • 7x dinner, four-course meals
  • afternoon coffee and cake served daily
  • daily midnight snack
  • welcome drink
  • cabins are cleaned daily
  • bed linen and towels supplied
  • ferry Kobling-Obermühl
  • city tour Budapest
  • city tour Belgrade/transfer Novi Sad
  • 1x 15-min body massage or 1x hydrojet massage
  • english speaking on-board tour operators
  • bike tours are introduced and discussed daily
  • detailed travel documents in english
  • passenger-, harbour- and lock dutie
  • transfer by bus Vienna-Passau
  • parking space and transfer
  • optional rental bike


  • outside cabins on the main deck, approx. 11,5 sqm/124 sq ft (aft 10 sqm/108 sq ft), window can’t be opened
  • outside cabins on the upper and promenade deck, approx. 16,5 sqm/178 sq ft, with balcony and bench seat

Rental bicycles:

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

Drinks package:

  • all inclusive for alcohol-free drinks, coffee/tea, house sparkling wine, wine and beer

Travel time 2020:

  • Arrival on thursdays


All prices are per person in a double bed cabin.

2-bed cabin aft
bunk bed
798 €  
2-bed cabin
bed + sofa bed
929 €  
2-bed cabin 1398 €1498 €
main deck cabin aft
single occupancy
+ 25 %
other main deck cabins
single occupancy
+ 50 %
upper deck-/promenade
single occupancy
+ 75 %
main deck cabin reduction
3rd and 4th person
-6 y 100% / -12 y 50 %
from 12 y 25 %
upper deck cabin reduction
3rd person
-6 y 100% / -12 y 50 %
from 12 y 25 %
rental bike 7/21-gears72 €
e-bike160 €
no return transfer
-15 €
drinks package169 €

The booking process

The Tour



  • Parking in Passau:
    Check-in at the hotel, from there to the parking lot/Infopoint
    Parking: fenced-in outdoor area, unguarded
    At the Infopoint take over of the rental bikes
    Return to the hotel: on foot or by rental bike
    Registration forms for parking in the travel documents

  • Arrival by train in Passau:
    We recommend that you bring your luggage to the hotel and then walk to the information point to pick up your rental bikes.
    The distance from the train station to the hotel is about 3 km. We recommend a taxi.
    Price per taxi: approx. 10 Euro
    Alternatively by bus no. 3 or no. 4, departure at the bus station (ZOB).
    Price per person: approx. 2 Euro

  • 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

  • You boat journey ends in Vienna, the transfer to Passau is included in the price. If you prefer you can end your trip in Vienna, you will find the discount for not using the transfer service in the price list.

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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