Danube Delta Discovery with Ljubljana & Zagreb

20 Days
Bucharest to Zagreb
From (USD)
$ 9,745
Dates & Pricing

2023 Bucharest > Zagreb

Tour Map
Tour Code:
SAZB
Duration:
20 days
Departure City:
Bucharest
Return City:
Zagreb

20 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Bucharest

    Welcome to Bucharest where you will enjoy an overnight stay.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Bucharest > Braila

    Today transfer to your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - St. George > Danube Delta

    Sail through the passage of Saint George and the Danube Delta to reach the Black Sea coast. Admire spectacular scenery during your small boat cruise to Mile 0, where the Danube River meets the Black Sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Silistra

    Freechoice

    Discover Silistra Fort during an active walking tour, or journey to the nearby local village where you’ll visit the local school.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Silistra > Vidin

    As you cruise the mighty Danube enjoy the scenery as you sail towards Vidin.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Vidin

    Freechoice

    Tour Vidin on foot, or opt for a hike to the Belogradchik Fortress. Oalternatively, visit a local winery for a tasting, or join an Ancestry of the Kitchen excursion where you will join a local and learn to make traditional Banica, a delicious cheese filled Filo pastry pie.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Iron Gates > Donji Milanovac

    Admire the spectacular scenery as you cruise the Iron Gates, with its incredible high cliffs and narrow gorges the Iron Gates also forms the natural border between Romania and Serbia.

    Freechoice

    Enjoy spectacular views over the Danube on a guided tour of Golubac Fortress, or visit Lepenski Vir Archaeological site and museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Belgrade

    Freechoice

    Join an in-depth city tour including a visit to Tito’s Memorial, or take an orientation tour of the city before ample time at leisure top explore on your own. Alternatively, take a cycling tour along the river, or join a walking tour of the city with a local student to hear a unique perspective of life in Belgrade. Alternatively, you can see another side of Belgrade during a Kayak tour along the Danube River.

    Enrich

    Visit the largest orthodox temple in the Balkans, St. Sava and enjoy a choir performance in the Temple Crypt.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Novi Sad

    Freechoice

    Join a local guide for a city tour, or journey to the nearby town of Sremski Karlovci where you will wander the town with a local expert and marvel at the many beautiful Baroque elements. Alternatively, visit Fruska Gora National Park, or take an active hike to Petrovaradin Fortress.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Osijek

    Freechoice

    Explore Osijek on a guided city tour, or opt for a guided bike ride through Osijek’s countryside.

    Later, you’ll be invited into the home of a local family for a traditional home-cooked meal as you discover what everyday life is really like in Croatia.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Mohacs

    Freechoice

    Discover Pécs, a city of art and history, or explore the village of Villány and learn about everyday life in Hungary, while sampling some of the fine local wines. Alternatively, tour Zsolnay Porcelain museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Kalocsa

    Witness a traditional Puszta horse show. Be greeted by the horsemen of the Puszta region where this type of activity has been practised for centuries.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Budapest

    Freechoice

    Join a guided tour through one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, or if you are feeling active, take a walking tour of Buda. Alternatively, discover the Jewish history of Budapest with a local guide.

    Enrich

    Immerse yourself in Budapest’s imperial past by attending an exclusive private classical music concert at the majestic Gödöllõ Royal Palace.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Bratislava

    Freechoice

    Explore Bratislava with a local guide during a walking tour, or journey behind the Iron Curtain to discover Bratislava’s communist-era history during a guided tour. Alternatively, visit a sustainable honey producer, or if you’re feeling more active join a guided cycling excursion.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Vienna

    Freechoice

    Tour the city of Vienna, or visit Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, take in the sights as we cycle to Danube Island on a guided bicycle tour, or learn about Vienna’s popular wine region whilst sampling some of its acclaimed sparkling wine.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Vienna > Ljubljana

    This morning disembark your Scenic Space-Ship and transfer to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. Although small in size and population this city doesn’t lack charm. With its many colourful buildings such as the Franciscan Church, lively town squares and baroque architecture, Ljubljana is one of the hidden gems of this region.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  17. Day 17 - Ljubljana

    Start your day with a guided tour of Ljubljana, the city sitting on the Ljubljanica River and discover the cities many treasures such as the Opera House, National Museum, Franciscan Church and St. Nicholas Cathedral.
    Then journey to Bled, the small town surrounded by towering Alps and overlooking the glacial lake of the same name. Step back in time and take a traditional Pletna boat to the beautiful island sitting in the middle of Lake Bled. Visit the historic Church of St. Mary with its famous wishing well where you can ring the bell for good luck.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Ljubljana > Zagreb

    After a leisurely morning cross the Croatian border to the capital, Zagreb. Located on the southern slopes of the Medvednica Mountains and on the banks of the Sava River, Zagreb is Croatia’s largest city and it beautifully encompasses its traditional European history with its modern function as the economical and governmental hub of the country. Your local guide will show you the highlights of the city during your walking tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  19. Day 19 - Zagreb > Plitvice National Park > Zagreb

    This morning, tour the sublimely beautiful World Heritage-listed Plitvice National park. Wander along meandering pathway to views a series of emerald green lakes, stepped and linked by impressive waterfalls.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  20. Day 20 - Zagreb

    After breakfast, transfer to Zagreb airport for your onwards or homebound flight.

    This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

    Please note: Preview itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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