The Danube From Croatia To The Black Sea With 2 Nights In Transylvania
Discover the beauty of Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania with a Danube River cruise from Croatia to the Black Sea. Spend one night in Zagreb before boarding your Avalon Suite Ship® bound for Belgrade, Serbia. Here, explore the city where the Danube and Sava Rivers meet. Cruise through the Iron Gates Gorge after visiting the fascinating Fortress of Golubac. Visit the amazing archaeological site of Lepenski Vir. Sail to Vidin, Bulgaria, to marvel at the remarkable rock formations of the Balkan Mountains in Belogradchik. See the incredible ancient architecture in Veliko Trnovo and Arbanassi, and take a guided tour of Constanta on Romania’s Black Sea-with a wealth of Roman history. Disembark your Suite Ship® and spend the night in Bucharest-the “Paris of the East.” See the WWI Arc de Triomphe and the Royal Palace Square, and spend free time browsing the lovely shops and cafes of Victory Boulevard. Your vacation in the Balkans continues with a 2-night stay in mysteriously beautiful Transylvania and extra night in Bucharest, including superior accommodations, sightseeing, and transportation. Spend two nights in Brasov to visit Peles Castle and Bran Castle-inspiration for Bram Stocker’s Dracula. Return to Bucharest for an overnight stay and sightseeing with an expert Local Guide. A fascinating Danube River cruise through the beautiful Balkans.
Day 1 Zagreb: welcome to ZagrebDay 2 Zagreb–Osijek (Embarkation): guided sightseeing in Zagreb; onboard welcome receptionDay 3 Belgrade: guided tour; lecture on boardDay 4 Golubac–Donji Milanovac–Iron Gates: visit to Golubac fortress; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; scenic cruise through the Iron Gates GorgeDay 5 Vidin. Excursion to Belogradchik: guided tour in Vidin, excursion to Belogradchik, see the rock formationsDay 6 Rousse–Excursion to Veliko Trnovo and Arbanassi: choice of full-day excursion, visit to Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Trnovo and to the Ethnographical Museum and the Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi, or a guided sightseeing in Rousse, or a walk in the park with your Adventure HostDay 7 Constanta: guided sightseeing, visit the National History and Archaeological MuseumDay 8 Cernavoda (Disembarkation)–Brasov: transfer to Bucharest, guided sightseeingDay 9 Brasov: Brasov guided tour; visit Bran Castle Day 10 Brasov–Sinaia–Bucharest: visit Peles Castle Day 11 Bucharest: your vacation ends this morning
Golubac – Donji Milanovac. Excursion To Lepenski Vir – Iron Gates Gorge
Rousse. Veliko Trnovo & Arbanassi Excursion
Cernavoda, Romania (Disembarkation) – Bucharest
Brasov – Sinaia – Bucharest