Linz
11/26/2019 12:00 AM
11/26/2019 8:00 AM

Optional Private Excursions available for purchase

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Give us a call or email us. Let us personalize your experience!

Linz Shore Excursion: Private Half Day City Tour of Linz, 4 hours
Experience at first hand the economic and cultural history of Linz (European Capital of Culture in 2009). Linz places a special emphasis on preserving historically and architecturally significant buildings, e.g. the Old City Hall, the Main Square or the New Cathedral.

Highlights:
  • Historically interesting buildings in the city centre of Linz, e.g. Old Town Hall, New Cathedral
  • Old Town of Linz, historical squares and picturesque lanes
  • Excursion to the top of the city's mount "Poestinglberg", marvellous panoramic view
  • Visit of the LENTOS Museum, one of Austria's most significant museums of Modern Art (entrance fee not included)
Your guide is always flexible and adapts the tour according to your special interests.

Tour Duration: 4 hours

Tour can operate: Half Day

Physical Activity Level: Light

Inclusions:
  • Pick up and drop off at the landing stage of the cruise ship in Linz
  • Transfer in a private minivan
  • Private licensed English speaking guide (other languages available, but on request)
Not included:
  • Meals
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Entrances
Linz Shore Excursion: Private Half Day Tour to Steyr, 4 hours
Historical buildings, paintings, music, fine arts and a modern lifestyle are harmoniously united in the 1000-year old Upper Austrian town of Steyr.Its historic old town is a vibrant centre, great for sightseeing, shopping, strolling or simply relaxing.

Highlights:
  • Visit of medieval Steyr, founded in the year 980
  • Historically interesting buildings in the centre, e.g. the Innerberger Stadl, Bummerlhaus etc.
  • Castles, impressive churches, fascinating town houses etc.
Your guide is always flexible and adapts the tour according to your special interests.

Tour Duration: 4 hours

Tour can operate: Half Day

Physical Activity Level: Light

Inclusions:
  • Pick up and drop off at the landing stage of the cruise ship in Linz
  • Transfer in a private minivan
  • Private licensed English speaking guide (other languages available, but on request)
Not included:
  • Meals
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Entrances
Linz Shore Excursion: Private Half Day Tour to Mauthausen, 4 hours
The concentration camp Mauthausen was one of the largest laborcamp complexes in the "Third Reich". A local expert from the Memorial Site itself guides you through these premises.

Highlights:
  • Visit of the Memorial Site Mauthausen
  • Local Memorial Site Expert (English speaking) gives you private guiding through the premises, including the SS-Quarters, prison, stairs of death etc.
Your guide is always flexible and adapts the tour according to your special interests.

Tour Duration: 4 hours

Tour can operate: Half Day

Physical Activity Level: Light

Inclusions:
  • Pick up and drop off at the landing stage of the cruise ship in Linz
  • Transfer in a private minivan
  • Private licensed English speaking guide (other languages available, but on request)
  • Guiding fee for Mauthausen Memorial Site Expert for a private visit (in English)
Not included:
  • Meals
  • Gratuities and personal expenses

 
Linz Shore Excursion: Private Full Day Tour to Salzburg, 6 hours
Salzburg is rich in tradition, history and culture. The old town is part of the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Come and see its various facets, and follow the traces of the Trapp family by visiting filming locations of the movie "The Sound of Music".

Highlights:
  • Visit of Salzburg City
  • Main Sights within the historic city centre, e.g. Mozart Birthplace and Residence, Getreidegasse, Mirabell Castle, Fortress Hohensalzburg etc.
  • Sound Of Music filming locations, e.g. Mirabell gardens, Leopoldskron Palace, Nonnberg Abbey etc.
Your guide is always flexible and adapts the tour according to your special interests.

Tour Duration: 6 hours

Tour can operate: Full Day

Physical Activity Level: Light to Moderate

Inclusions:
  • Pick up and drop off at the landing stage of the cruise ship in Linz
  • Transfer in a private minivan
  • Private licensed English speaking guide (other languages available, but on request)
Not included:
  • Meals
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Entrances

 
Linz Shore Excursion: Private Full Day Tour to Cesky Krumlov, 6 hours
This full day tour takes you just across the border to the Czech Republic, to visit Cesky Krumlov (UNESCO World Heritage Site). From April till October, an inside visit of the Cesky Krumlov Castle is included in this package.

Highlights:
  • Visit of Cesky Krumlov - medieval city, impressing with its unique atmosphere, including the Minorite Monastery and the Church of St. Vitus.
  • From April-October (Tuesday-Sunday): inside visit of the enthroning Cesky Krumlov Castle.
Your guide is always flexible and adapts the tour according to your special interests.

Tour Duration: 6 hours

Tour can operate: Full Day

Physical Activity Level: Moderate

Inclusions:
  • Pick up and drop off at the landing stage of the cruising ship in Linz
  • Transfer in a private minivan
  • Private licensed English speaking guide  (other languages available, but on request)
  • April-October (Tuesday-Sunday): Entrance fee for Cesky Krumlov Castle
Not included:
  • Meals
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Entrances, other than stated above

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