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Danube Delta Discovery with Transylvania 2021
(Vienna to Bucharest)

20 days with Scenic  Rating: Deluxe

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River Cruise Itinerary

Day 1 Welcome to Vienna
Raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception.

Meals included: Dinner

Day 2 Vienna
Freechoice: Tour the city of Vienna, or be guided through majestic Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, take in the sights as we cycle to Danube Island on a guided bicycle tour or learn about Vienna’s popular wine region whilst sampling some of its acclaimed sparkling wine.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 Bratislava
Freechoice: Explore Bratislava with a local guide. Alternatively, discover Bratislava’s communist-era history or join a cycling tour.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 Budapest
Freechoice: Join a guided tour through one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, or if you’re feeling active, take a walking tour of the Buda side of the city. Alternatively, discover Budapest’s Jewish history with a local guide.

Enrich
Immerse yourself in Budapest’s imperial past by attending an exclusive classical music concert at the majestic Gödöllõ Royal Palace.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 Kalocsa
Located on the Great Hungarian Plain, Kalocsa is one of the oldest towns in Hungary. Today you will have the opportunity to 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

Day 6 Mohacs
Freechoice: Discover Pécs, a city of art and history, or explore the village of Villány and learn about everyday life in Hungary while sampling some of the fine local wines. Alternatively, tour Zsolnay Porcelain Museum.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 Osijek
Freechoice: Explore Osijek on a guided city tour, or if you’re the more active type, you can take a blissful guided bike ride through Osijek’s countryside.

As a Scenic guest, you’ll be invited into the home of a local family for a traditional home-cooked meal

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 Belgrade
Discover one of the oldest capitals in Europe, Belgrade.

Freechoice: Join an in-depth city tour including a visit to Tito’s Memorial or take an orientation tour of the city before time at leisure.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9 Belgrade
Freechoice: Enjoy a guided bicycle ride, or taste your way around the local market on our Shop with a chef tour. Or, join a walking tour of the city with a student. Alternatively, journey to Sremski Karlovci, where you can wander the town with our expert and marvel at the many Baroque elements.

Enrich
Visit the largest orthodox temple in the Balkans, St. Sava and enjoy a choir performance in the Temple Crypt.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10 Donji Milanovac > Iron Gates
Visit one of the greatest and most significant archaeological sites in this region, Lepenski Vir Archaeological site and museum. Later, admire the scenery as you cruise the Iron Gates.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11 Vidin
Freechoice: Enjoy a guided walking tour of Vidin. Alternatively, take a hike to the Belogradchik Fortress and discover the ruins of the ancient stronghold, or venture to a local winery for a tasting.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 12 Vidin > Silistra
As you cruise the mighty Danube, relax in one of the lounges and viewing areas, and enjoy the scenery on your way to Silistra.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 13 Silistra
Freechoice: Discover Silistra Fort during an active walking tour or journey to a nearby local village where you’ll visit the primary school and discover wonderful insights into daily life in Bulgaria.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 14 Saint George > Danube Delta
The World Heritage-listed Danube Delta is the best preserved of Europe’s deltas and hosts over 300 species of birds. Sail through the passage of Saint George and the magnificent Danube Delta to reach 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

Day 15 Braila > Bucharest
This morning disembark your Scenic Space-Ship and travel to Bucharest, where you’ll enjoy an overnight stay.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 16 Bucharest > Brasov
Your journey into the Transylvanian region begins this morning as you transfer from Bucharest to Peles

Castle, the former summer residence of the Romanian royal family. It is considered by some to be one of the most beautiful castles in Eastern Europe. Then, continue to Brasov where your local guide will show you the sights before you check into the Kronwell Hotel or similar.

Tonight, enjoy a delicious dinner complete with Romanian folklore.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 17 Brasov > Sighisoara
A true highlight awaits. Visit Bran Castle, home of the legend of Count Dracula. This afternoon you will arrive into the Saxon town of Sighisoara, the birthplace of Vlad Tepes and the inspiration for the legend of Count Dracula. Your overnight stay will be at the Doubletree Cavaler or similar.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 18 Sighisoara > Sibiu
This morning you will have a choice of touring options in Sighisoara.

Freechoice: Take a guided tour of this fortified city, or if you’re feeling more active, hike to the Church on the Hill for superb views over the city.

After some free time we continue our exploration of the fascinating Transylvania region visiting the medieval town of Sibiu. Explore its lively squares and colourful streets before checking into the Continental Forum Hotel or similar.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 19 Sibiu > Bucharest
This afternoon as you return to Bucharest you will stay at the JW Marriott.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 20 Bucharest
Depart today after breakfast.

Pre-release itinerary subject to change.

Meals included: Breakfast

Tour Map
All This Included
Start your 5-star luxury tour in Vienna where you will cruise through the Iron Gates towards Braila. Continue with Transylvania and visit Bran Castle.
  • 50 meals including 19 Breakfasts, 14 Lunches and 17 Dinners
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard Scenic Amber, or Scenic Jewel
Notes
  • Itineraries are subject to change.
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions

* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.



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