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Balkan Discovery

Balkan Discovery (Avalon Waterways)
 

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
9 Days
Countries
3
Next Departure
14-Apr-2022
Starting at
USD 4,178.00
USD 3,428.00
Price per day
USD 381.00

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Operator
Avalon Waterways
Ship
Passion, Illumination
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 cruise to Pécs, where you’ll visit underground burial chambers with fascinating murals, now part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 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.#/BR# #/BR#To round out this timeless Eastern European river cruise, you’ll stay in Romania’s vibrant capital of Bucharest, known as the “Paris of the East.” A local expert will show you many of its historical treasures, such as the Arc de Triomphe, built in honor of WWI soldiers.#/BR#

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Budapest, Hungary (Embarkation)
Day 2.
Mohács
Day 3.
Ilok, Croatia
Day 4.
Belgrade, Serbia
Day 5.
Golubač–Donji Milanovac. Excursion To Lepenski Vir–Iron Gates Gorge
Day 6.
Vidin, Bulgaria
Day 7.
Rousse. Veliko Târnovo & Arbanassi Excursion
Day 8.
Oltenita, Romania (Disembarkation)–Bucharest
Day 9.
Bucharest

Visited Countries (3): Hungary, Romania, Serbia

Ports of call (5): Belgrade, Bucharest, Budapest, Novi Sad, Pecs

 


Ship Information

Ship Name
Passion
Ship Type
River Cruiser
 

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Cruise Budapest Bucharest


This 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 can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

Balkan Discovery with 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. On an exc...

Next Departure: 14-Apr-2022
Starting at: USD 4,898.00

Balkan Discovery with 1 Night in Budapest (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 Hu...

Next Departure: 13-Apr-2022
Starting at: USD 4,437.00

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