Cruise down the Danube while visiting the historic cities of Europe, enjoying unique tours and excursions along the way.
Join us for a unique Daikin experience aboard the AmaViola for 7 days with the top 50 Daikin dealers.
Connect with Daikin leaders in exclusive, memorable experiences all along the route.
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Flight from USA/Canada to Budapest.
Note: Daikin guests may choose to arrive early in Budapest or enjoy a layover in Amsterdam to visit the annual Keukenhof tulip festival.
Friday, May 4, 2018
ARRIVE IN BUDAPEST, HUNGARY – EMBARKATION.
Early arrival guests may join an optional excursion and relaxation time at the famous Széchenyi Thermal Bath. In the afternoon, board Daikin's luxurious river cruise ship and get to know our guests and leaders. An evening of fine dining and sampling of local wines will be followed by an illumination cruise on the river to see the city and the many illuminated buildings on the Buda and Pest sides that together form the historic capital city of Budapest.
Saturday, May 5, 2018
This morning, guests will enjoy multiple excursion options to see the sights and experience the city of Budapest. Visit the historic Buda Castle, where you will enjoy a splendid view of the twin cities of Buda and Pest. Other sights include Fisherman’s Bastion, the Royal Palace, St. Stephen’s Basilica, Heroes’ Square, and more. The more adventurous can choose to join our Segway tour to experience the sights of the city, or explore the labyrinth of caves and cellars underneath Buda Castle.
Sunday, May 6, 2018
BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA – VIENNA, AUSTRIA
Wake up this morning in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. Enjoy a walking tour of the city’s top sights, including the Old Town Hall, Mirbach Palace, and St. Martin’s Cathedral. Those looking for a little more action can join an optional whitewater rafting tour at an official Olympic training facility.
Depart Bratislava and cruise to Vienna, the music capital of the world and the capital city of Austria. Enjoy first-class Viennese cuisine and, after arrival, experience the historic first district of Vienna by night.
Monday, May 7, 2018
Experience the romantic elegance of Vienna during our panoramic city tour that will take us first to the Prater, where we will ride the first Ferris wheel of the world. We continue the city tour and see the highlights of Vienna, including the Opera House, the Ringstrasse, and St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Join us for lunch at a historic cafe and in the afternoon, take an optional visit to the famous Schönbrunn Palace or an exciting Segway tour of the city. After dinner, get ready for a one of a kind evening experience on the town with Daikin.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
This morning, we will enjoy an exclusive private visit to one of the most memorable attractions in Vienna. We will then return to the ship for a relaxing afternoon on the river with shipboard activities, dining and drinks as we cruise to Linz, Austria.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
The ship arrives this morning in Linz and we will board coaches for a day tour of the beautiful and historic city of Salzburg. Join an excursion to the birthplace of Mozart and visit unforgettable locations from “The Sound of Music.” As we make our way across the border to Germany, we will experience the tastes and sounds of an authentic “Oktoberfest” party.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
VILSHOFEN, GERMANY – DISEMBARKATION
Disembark the ship and depart to Munich Airport for flights back home.
Sign-up to qualify for this exciting program by 10/31/17
Want to go with Daikin to Playa del Carmen even if you do not meet the requirements? No problem! You can register to reserve a spot to purchase and travel with Daikin.
Registration is for dealer owners or principal leaders only.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is eligible to attend the 2018 Daikin Trips?
Qualifying DCP owners or principal leaders are eligible to attend the 2018 DCP Elite trip to Europe. Qualifying spots for the Daikin trip to Playa del Carmen will be awarded to DCP dealer leadership, who may attend or designate an employee of their choice to attend.
Is it possible to attend both 2018 trips?
Participating dealers are eligible to attend both 2018 trips if they meet the qualification terms for each trip. Dealers who qualify for the 2018 DCP Elite trip to Europe are eligible to earn a spot or buy-in for the trip to Play Del Carmen.
What is a Daikin Elite dealer?
Daikin is pleased to introduce a new opportunity for our most loyal dealers in 2017. The Daikin Elite program recognizes dealers who meet minimum annual purchase requirements and have Daikin residential products as their primary equipment brand for residential products (unitary and ductless). Daikin Elite dealers also agree to participate in the Daikin Elite Development program, where they receive extensive online and classroom development and training. For more information about the program, please contact your local Daikin sales manager.
How many spots may be earned for each trip?
Daikin dealers may qualify to earn a maximum of 1 spot per company for each of the 2018 trips. Additional spots for the 2018 Playa del Carmen trip may be purchased separately.
Are buy-in spots available to purchase for these trips?
Buy-in spots are available for the Playa del Carmen trip only and will be available on a first come basis. Initial buy-in purchases will be limited to two rooms per Daikin dealer. Buy-in spots are available to all DCP dealer employees who wish to attend.
Are children able to attend the 2018 Daikin trips?
The resort selected for the 2018 Daikin trip to Playa del Carmen features an adults only section and a family section. While most of the rooms will be designated as adults only, a limited number of rooms will be available in the family section. If children will be attending with you, please let us know as soon as possible so that we can make appropriate plans.