Danube Delta Discovery with Zagreb & Ljubljana

20 Days
Zagreb to Bucharest
From (AUD)
$ 10,695
Dates & Pricing

2023 Zagreb > Bucharest

Tour Map
Tour Code:
SAZB
Duration:
20 days
Departure City:
Zagreb
Return City:
Bucharest

20 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Zagreb

    Welcome to Zagreb. Located on the southern slopes of the Medvednica Mountains and on the banks of the Sava River, Zagreb is Croatia’s largest city and it beautifully encompasses its traditional European history with its modern function as the economical and governmental hub of the country.

  2. Day 2 - Zagreb > Plitvice National Park > Zagreb

    This morning your local guide will take you on a journey of discovery through the city of Zagreb, see the Cathedral, one of the most famous landmarks of the city and also the tallest building in Croatia. The cathedral has two spires that can be seen from any point in the city. You will also pass through the Stone Gate, the entrance to the upper town and Zagrebs medieval centre as well as Ban Jelacic Square in the cities more modern district.
    After some free time you will venture to the sublimely beautiful World Heritage-listed Plitvice National park. Wander along meandering pathway to views a series of emerald green lakes, stepped and linked by impressive waterfalls.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Zagreb > Ljubljana

    Today we cross the border and journey to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. Although small in size and population this city doesn’t lack charm. With its many colourful buildings such as the Franciscan Church, lively town squares and baroque architecture, Ljubljana is one of the hidden gems of this region.
    Your local guide will immerse you in a discovery of the city sitting on the Ljubljanica River. Explore the treasures such as the Opera House, National Museum, Franciscan Church and St. Nicholas Cathedral.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Ljubljana > Bled > Ljubljana

    This morning journey to Bled, the small town surrounded by towering Alps and overlooking the glacial lake of the same name. Step back in time and take a traditional Pletna boat to the beautiful island sitting in the middle of Lake Bled. Visit the historic Church of St. Mary with its famous wishing well where you can ring the bell for good luck.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  5. Day 5 - Ljubljana > Vienna

    After breakfast this morning your journey continues as you are transferred to your Scenic Space-Ship where you will receive a warm welcome from your friendly crew.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Vienna

    Freechoice

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

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Bratislava

    Freechoice

    Explore beautiful Bratislava on a guided walking tour, or visit a sustainable honey producer. Alternatively, journey behind the Iron Curtain to discover Bratislava’s communist-era history, or join a guided cycling tour of the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - 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

  9. Day 9 - 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

  10. Day 10 - Mohacs

    Freechoice

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

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Osijek

    Freechoice

    Be guided through the town of Osijek on foot or by bike.

    Later, join a local family for a hearty home-cooked meal.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Novi Sad

    Freechoice

    Join a local guide for a city tour, or journey to the nearby town of Sremski Karlovci. Alternatively, visit Fruška Gora National Park, or take an active hike to Petrovaradin Fortress.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Belgrade

    Freechoice

    Enjoy an in-depth city tour including Tito’s Memorial, or join an orientation tour of the city. Alternatively, take a cycling tour along the river, or join a local for a walking tour. Or, see another side of Belgrade as you kayak on the Danube.

    Enrich

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

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Donji Milanovac > Iron Gates

    Freechoice

    Enjoy spectacular views over the Danube on a tour of Golubac Fortress, or visit the Lepenski Vir Archaeological site and museum.

    Later, admire the scenery as you cruise the Iron Gates.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Vidin

    Freechoice

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

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Vidin > Silistra

    Relax and enjoy the scenery as you cruise the mighty Danube towards Silistra.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - 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

  18. Day 18 - 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

  19. Day 19 - Braila > Bucharest

    This morning disembark your Scenic Space-Ship and travel to Bucharest for an overnight stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  20. Day 20 - Bucharest

    Transfer to Bucharest airport after an enjoyable overnight stay.

    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. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

    Please note: Preview itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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