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Accessibility on board

Share a beautiful experience

Disabled people and wheelchair-users are warmly welcome
on board our two elegant ships MS Austria and ms austria princess!


The main deck of the gleaming white ship MS Austria is barrier-free. Also the small sun deck is easily accessible for wheelchair-users. The ship also offers a separate, barrier-free toilet. If required, a wheelchair can be borrowed on board the MS Austria, free of charge. A defibrillator, located on board the ship, can be handled by our trained staff in case of emergency.


The ms austria princess is completely barrier-free and also equipped with suitable toilet facilities. A special stair lift allows wheelchair-users an easy access to the spacious sun deck. Our onboard staff will assist in case of utilization.


All ship stations on which the MS Austria docks (according to the timetable) dispose of barrier-free access!


Route descriptions

Acoustic route descriptions (in German and English by default; Japanese, French, Chinese on request) are available on board the MS Austria and accentuate the journey through the World Heritage Site Wachau.


Further, we offer written route descriptions at the board reception, free of charge. (Available languages: German, English, French; Spanish, Portuguese, Italian; Chinese, Japanese and Russian)


Special prices

• Children up to 9 years (accompanied by their parents or grandparents): free
• Children 10 - 15 years (accompanied by their parents or grandparents): 50% discount
• Guests 60plus (Sunday - Friday, excluding holidays): 20% discount
• People with special needs and their accompanying person: 20% Discount


NEW: air condition on board

Both ships, MS Austria and ms austria princess, dispose of  air condition on board!


Board Restaurant

Our board restaurant offers an ample selection of different (also vegetarian) dishes, all daily fresh prepared on board. If notified by booking we are also able to serve gluten-free dishes.

We are also pleased to consider further special culinary requests (allergies, intolerances, etc.) by prior appointment

Families welcome!

In addition to our attractive children's plaing area and the new, stylish lounge in our salon donau.leben a changing table is available at the barrier-free rest room.



Dogs travel free on board our both ships MS Austria and ms austria princess, but have to be properly secured by a leash and a muzzle! Muzzles can be borrowed free of charge, directly on board the ship.
We look forward to welcoming you on board our two ships MS Austria and ms austria princess.
For any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us!