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Highlights of Eastern Europe - Budapest to Bucharest

An ideal voyage for travelers seeking new, off-the-beaten path destinations.

 

Summary: Follow a path forged by crusaders, kings and conquerors through Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, Romania and Bulgaria. Immerse yourself in new cultures and make new friends as you travel from splendid Budapest to dynamic Bucharest, discovering the best that the ...

Duration
10 Days
Countries
5
Next Departure
03-Apr-2019
Starting at
USD 4,599.00
Price per day
USD 460.00

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Operator
Uniworld Boutique River Cruises
Ship
S.S. Beatrice
Tour
Highlights of Eastern Europe - Budapest to Bucharest
Tour Code
215
Travel Quality
Luxury Class, very comfortable

Itinerary

Follow a path forged by crusaders, kings and conquerors through Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, Romania and Bulgaria. Immerse yourself in new cultures and make new friends as you travel from splendid Budapest to dynamic Bucharest, discovering the best that the revitalized nations of Eastern Europe have to offer along the way.

1.
Budapest (Embark)
2.
Budapest, Cruising the Danube River
3.
Cruising the Danube River, Vukovar (Osijek)
4.
Belgrade
5.
Golubac, Cruising the Iron Gates
6.
Cruising the Danube River, Vidin
7.
Rousse (Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi or Rousse and Ivanovo)
8.
Giurgiu (Disembark), Transfer to Bucharest
9.
Bucharest
10.
Bucharest

Visited Countries: Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Romania

Details

An ideal voyage for travelers seeking new, off-the-beaten path destinations.

Follow a path forged by crusaders, kings and conquerors through Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, Romania and Bulgaria. Immerse yourself in new cultures and make new friends as you travel from splendid Budapest to dynamic Bucharest, discovering the best that the revitalized nations of Eastern Europe have to offer along the way.

Gaze in wonder at the lofty spires of Hungary’s Parliament Building as it rises majestically above the Danube in Budapest. Sit down for friendly, intimate meals with farmers in Croatia and artists in Romania. Uncover scores of little-known treasures, including the picturesque Bulgarian hill towns of Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi and the surprising rock-hewn churches of Ivanovo—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Step back in time to investigate the history and legends along the Danube while you cruise the Iron Gates. Tour Belgrade by bicycle, marvel at the massive People’s Palace in Bucharest or see Vlad the Impaler’s tomb in the Romanian countryside.

From Budapest to Bucharest, Roman ruins to medieval fortresses, this journey will reveal the unstoppable resiliency of the human spirit, as well as the highlights of this spectacular region. The adventure of a lifetime awaits you.

Who will enjoy this cruise/tour? Explorers wishing to discover ancient lands and modern multicultural cities. Photographers, amateur archaeologists, connoisseurs of regional cuisines and anyone who loves beautiful and mysterious locales.


Ship Information
Ship Name
S.S. Beatrice
Ship Type
River Cruiser
Summary

Launched in Spring 2018, our Super Ship the S.S. Beatrice boasts yacht-style light wood with blue and white finishes throughout, a renovated lobby featuring elegant mirrors, marble floors, a white Murano chandelier with blue shades and a grand staircase made of nickel and black iron – a signature design element of Uniworld’s Super Ships. The ship’s redesigned lounge features sofas and chairs with hand-made upholstery, a parquet floor and upholstered ceiling panels, solar shades and new USB ports allowing guests to charge anywhere they are sitting. The artwork throughout the ship includes pieces from Pablo Picasso, Alexander Calder and Pino Signoretto. S.S. Beatrice offers four dining options all inspired by famous Austrian composers, including Mozart’s, the ship’s main restaurant; Wolfgang’s bar and lounge and newly added Schubert’s and Max’s. For guests seeking an immersive culinary experience, Max’s restaurant offers intimate cooking classes where guests can create local European cuisines alongside the chef. Schubert’s, an 18-seat café located at the bow of the ship, offers guests shared plates from lunch through dinnertime. The cozy Austrian-styled eatery features menus reflecting the cuisine of the ship’s destinations.

Details
Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England draped in high thread-count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, along with a menu of pillow options....
 
Travel Package
Description Coming from   Going to
Cruise Budapest Bucharest


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