Avalon Waterways
Avalon Illumination

Begin your exciting vacation with an excursion from Bucharest to Transylvania where you’ll visit the Bran Castle of Dracula fame, believed to be the home of Romanian vampires. Then, enjoy guided sightseeing of Brasov and visit Peles Castle in Sinaia, considered one of the most beautiful in Europe.

Bucharest, Romania, is known for its wide, tree-lined boulevards and historical treasures. Here, you’ll see the Arc de Triomphe—built in honor of WWI soldiers—and the historical Royal Palace Square. Your river cruise will take you through the serene Danube Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site There’s guided sightseeing in Constanta and Bulgaria’s ancient capital of Veliko Târnovo.

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The Danube From The Black Sea To Budapest With 2 Night Transylvania 2019
River: Danube River Cruises
Countries: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia
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Tour Highlights

Day 1 Bucharest: welcome to Bucharest

Day 2 Bucharest. Excursion to Transylvania—Brasov:
guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle

Day 3 Brasov—Bucharest:
guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles CastleDay

4 Bucharest–Fetesti (Embarkation): guided sightseeing in Bucharest; onboard welcome reception

Day 5 St. Gheorghe: excursion to Danube Delta: km 0 celebration

Day 6 Cernavoda. Excursion to Constanta:
guided sightseeing, visit the National History and Archaeological Museum

Day 7 Rousse. Excursion to Veliko Târnovo & Arbanassi:
guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographic Museum and the Church of the Nativityin Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse

Day 8 Vidin—Belogradchik:
guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; excursion to Belogradchik, see the rock formations

Day 9 Iron Gates—Donji Milanovac:
cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site

Day 10 Belgrade:
guided sightseeing; lecture on board

Day 11 Mohács. Excursion to Pécs:
guided tour and organ concert in Pécs

Day 12 Budapest (Disembarkation):
guided tour, see Heroes’ Square

Day 13 Budapest:
day at leisure

Day 14 Budapest:
your vacation ends this morning



  • In the event of water level problems or any problems of a technical nature, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or to alter the program.
  • Included visits and special features are subject to change. If a change is necessary, a substitute will be offered.
  • Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
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