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Balkan Discovery

Summary:

Experience the extraordinary destinations of Eastern Europe on this Danube River cruise adventure through the Balkans. You’ll cruise through the rich landscapes and cultural locales of Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Romania. Embark on your Avalon...

Duration
8 Days
Countries
3
Next Departure
28-Apr-2025
Starting at
USD 4,199.00
USD 3,449.00
Price per day
USD 431.00

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  • Dates and Details
  • Ship Route
  • Map, Destinations
  • Avalon
Operator
Avalon Waterways
Ship
Expression, Passion
Tour
Balkan Discovery

Summary

Experience the extraordinary destinations of Eastern Europe on this Danube River cruise adventure through the Balkans. You’ll cruise through the rich landscapes and cultural locales of Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Romania. Embark on your Avalon Suite Ship® in Budapest, the lively Hungarian capital, and sail into beautiful Croatia. Enjoy a guided sightseeing in Vukovar and discover Ilok with its 1,000-year-old winemaking tradition. Take a fascinating guided tour of the Serbian capital of Belgrade, one of the oldest cities in Europe, where the Sava River meets the Danube. Cruise through the dramatic views of Iron Gates Gorge—a natural border between Serbia and Romania. Visit Bulgaria’s Belogradchik, and see the fascinating rock formations sculpted by natural elements for over 200 million years. On an excursion to the ancient Bulgarian capital of Veliko Târnovo, you’ll visit Arbanassi’s Church of the Nativity, housing an impressive collection of frescoes.

Map: Balkan Discovery (Avalon)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1.
Budapest, Hungary (Embarkation)
Day 2.
Vukovar
Day 3.
Novi Sad, Serbia
Day 4.
Belgrade
Day 5.
Golubač–Donji Milanovac. Excursion To Lepenski Vir...
Day 6.
Vidin, Bulgaria
Day 7.
Rousse. Veliko Târnovo & Arbanassi Excursion
Day 8.
Oltenita, Romania (Disembarkation)

Travel Countries (3): Hungary, Romania, Serbia

Ports of call (4): Belgrade, Bucharest, Budapest, Novi Sad

Ship Information

Ship Name
Expression
Ship Type
River Cruise Ship

Travel Package

 

Coming from

 

Going to

Cruise...

Budapest

Arrow Going To

Bucharest

River CruisesThis is an Organised River Cruise: you will eat and sleep on-board of the ship. The cruise operator set the itinerary, the destinations, duration and departure dates as well as the price per cabin type/deck. Excursions and activities can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Bucharest

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Bucharest (9 Days)

Experience the extraordinary destinations of Eastern Europe on this Danube River cruise adventure through the Balkans. You’ll cruise through the rich landscapes and cultural locales of Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Romania. Embark on your Avalon...

Next Departure: 12-Aug-2024
Starting at: USD 4,398.00

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Bucharest & 2 Nights in Transylvania

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Bucharest & 2 Nights in Transylvania (11 Days)

See the highlights of Eastern Europe on this Danube River cruise adventure through the Balkans! This vacation has something for everybody—relaxing time on your ship and stops in the most fascinating cities, with free time and guided sightseeing. Sail into...

Next Departure: 12-Aug-2024
Starting at: USD 5,148.00

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Budapest & 1 Night in Bucharest

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Budapest & 1 Night in Bucharest (10 Days)

See the highlights of Eastern Europe on this Danube River cruise adventure through the beautiful Balkans! Enjoy relaxing on your ship and exploring the most fascinating cities with free time and guided sightseeing. You’ll spend one night in the lively Hun...

Next Departure: 11-Aug-2024
Starting at: USD 4,677.00

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Budapest, 1 Night in Bucharest & 2 Nights in Transylvania

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Budapest, 1 Night in Bucharest & 2 Nights in Transylvania (12 Days)

See the highlights of Eastern Europe on this Balkan river cruise adventure along the Danube River! This vacation has something for everybody—relaxing time on your ship and stops in the most fascinating cities, with free time and guided sightseeing—so you ...

Next Departure: 11-Aug-2024
Starting at: USD 5,427.00

Memberships and Financial Protection

NTA USTOA


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