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Five-Star Grand Cruise - Black Sea to the Danube

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(Tour code: GDR20)

Soak up the very best of Eastern Europe

Follow the path of the Black Sea as it makes its way to the coast, and soak up the very best of Eastern Europe. Then experience the magic of the blue Danube, from the twin-cities of Buda and Pest to the elegance of Vienna. This tour is operated by our sister company Great Rail Journeys.

Highlights
  • 14-night cruise on board the Amadeus Silver II
  • Bucharest
  • Danube Delta
  • Serbia
  • Puszta tour
  • Budapest
  • Bratislava
  • Vienna
  • Salzburg
What’s Included
  • Standard Class Rail
  • 1 nights' hotel accommodation in Bucharest
  • 14-night cruise on board the Amadeus Silver II
    15 Breakfasts, 13 Lunches, 15 Dinners

Five-Star Grand Cruise - Black Sea to the Danube 2020Tour Details

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Some departures run a reversed itinerary – View reversed Passau - Bucharest itinerary (DGR20)
Days 1-2 Bucharest
Bucharest

Bucharest

Take a direct flight to Bucharest, enjoying a guided tour on Day 2 before transferring to your ship.

Includes:
  • Day 1 - Dinner
  • Day 2 - Breakfast, Dinner
Days 3-6 Iron Gate Gorge
Iron Gate Gorge

Danube Delta & Constanta

Hop aboard a safari boat for a nature cruise through the UNESCO-listed Danube Delta. On Day 4, visit the nearby port town of Constanta. Afterwards, begin sailing towards Ruse, in Bulgaria, docking on Day 5 for an excursion to Veliko Tarnovo. Pass through the 'Iron Gate' Gorge on Day 6.

Includes:
  • Day 3 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 4 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 7-8 Belgrade
Belgrade

Serbia and a puszta tour

Tour the Serbian capital of Belgrade this morning. Following lunch on board, set sail for Mohács, close to the Hungarian border, embarking on puszta tour by coach on Day 8.

Includes:
  • Day 7 - Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Day 8 - Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Days 9-10 Budapest Parliament Building
Budapest Parliament Building

Exploring Budapest

Enter the handsome city of Budapest in the most elegant way possible. You have some free time to go sightseeing and a light lunch will be available. This evening, stay aboard the Amadeus Silver II for a Budapest illuminations tour, followed by a traditional Hungarian folklore show. Day 10 includes a guided coach tour as well as sailing along the Danube Bend.

Includes:
  • Day 9 - Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Day 10 - Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
Days 11-12 Bratislava
Bratislava

Bratislava and on to Vienna

After lunch, set out on a guided coach tour of the Slovakian capital before setting sail for Vienna - arriving in time for a sightseeing tour on Day 12. Tonight musicians from the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra give a private recital.

Includes:
  • Day 11 - Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Day 12 - Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
Days 13-16 Salzburg
Salzburg

Salzburg or the Lake District

Reach Austria's Wachau Valley, arriving at Dürnstein before journeying by coach to Melk Abbey. On Day 14 discover the Austrian lakes, or travel by coach to Salzburg. Regensburg is your port of call on Day 15, which you explore on foot. Back on board tonight, attend the Captain's gala dinner. On Day 16 you begin the journey back to the UK by rail.

Includes:
  • Day 13 - Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Day 14 - Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Day 15 - Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Day 16 - Breakfast

Departure Times

Provisional departure and return times, where available, can be found together with dates and prices by clicking on the 'Prices & Availability' button. We will write to you around 10 weeks before your departure date with the precise meeting times for your tour group.

What’s included
  • Escorted by a UK Tour Manager and Cruise Director
  • Flights from London to Bucharest and rail travel from Austria to London
  • 1 nights' hotel accommodation
  • 14-night cruise with breakfast, lunch and dinner each day of your cruise
  • Guided tours of Bucharest, Veliko Tarnovo, Belgrade, Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Melk Abbey & Regensburg
  • Delta safari, Constanta, the Iron Gate Gorge & Danube Bend
  • Puszta tour
  • On board recital from members of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Not Included

  • Cancellation & Travel Insurance is not included in the price of the tour but can be arranged.

Please note: This tour may be suitable for reduced mobility passengers, please call for further information.

Julie Pacalon
Julie
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