Danube Delta Discovery

Waltz through Europe on a 15 day river cruise from Vienna to Bucharest. Explore the beautiful old towns and immerse yourself in the history and culture.

16 Days
Vienna to Bucharest
From (USD)
$ 8,105
Dates & Pricing

2021 Vienna > Bucharest

Waltz through a beautiful part of Europe

Elegant Vienna provides a great point of contrast to the rest of this exceptional itinerary.
Pick up the strains of a melody you recognise as you walk the quaint cobblestone streets of Vienna. Visit the Danube Delta, offering some of the region’s most beautiful backdrops.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
VIBU
Duration:
16 days
Departure City:
Vienna
Return City:
Bucharest

16 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Welcome to Vienna

    Raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Vienna

    Freechoice

    Tour the city of Vienna, or visit Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, join a guided bicycle tour to the Danube Island, or learn about Vienna’s popular wine region during a tasting.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Bratislava

    Freechoice

    Explore Bratislava, or visit Cerveny Kamen Castle. Alternatively,  discover Bratislava’s communist-era history, or join a cycling tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Budapest

    Freechoice

    Join a guided city tour, or take an active walking tour of Buda. Alternatively, discover Budapest’s Jewish heritage with a local guide.

    Enrich

    Attend an exclusive classical music concert at the majestic Gödöllõ Royal Palace.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - 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

  6. Day 6 - Mohacs

    Freechoice

    Discover the city of Pécs, or explore the village of Villány. Alternatively, tour Zsolnay Porcelain Museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Osijek

    Freechoice

    Explore Osijek on foot or by bike. Later, join a local family for a hearty home-cooked meal.

    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. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Belgrade

    Freechoice

    Enjoy a guided bicycle ride along the Danube, or visit a local market and Shop with a chef. Alternatively,
    journey to Sremski Karlovci, or join a local for a walking tour.

    Enrich

    Visit the temple of St. Sava and enjoy a choir performance in the Temple Crypt.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Donji Milanovac > Iron Gates

    Enjoy a guided tour of Golubac Fortress, then visit Lepenski Vir Archaeological site and museum. Later, admire the scenery as you cruise the Iron Gates.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Vidin

    Freechoice

    Tour Vidin on foot, or opt for a hike to the Belogradchik Fortress. Alternatively, venture to a local winery for a tasting, or learn to make traditional Banica, a delicious cheese filled pie made with filo pastry.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Vidin > Silistra

    Cruise the mighty Danube and enjoy the scenery on your way to Silistra.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Silistra

    Freechoice

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

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Saint George > Danube Delta

    Sail to the Black Sea coast. Admire spectacular scenery during your small boat cruise to Mile 0, where the mighty Danube River meets the Black Sea. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Braila > Bucharest

    This morning disembark your Scenic Space-Ship and travel to Bucharest, where you’ll overnight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Bucharest

    Depart today after breakfast. It may be the end of your journey, but there are many memories to look forward to.

    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. .

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Truly all-inclusive highlights
  • 5-star Scenic Space-Ships featuring Scenic Sun Lounges
  • 2 exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences
  • Your choice of Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Up to five on board dining options, from casual to fine dining
  • 44 meals – 15 breakfasts (B), 14 lunches (L) and 15 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium beverages all day throughout your cruise
  • Butler service for all guests throughout your cruise
  • Exclusive Scenic Tailormade available throughout your cruise
  • The freedom of our e-bikes – electronically assisted bicycles
  • Cruise Director to guide and assist
  • Expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • All tipping and gratuities

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