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Ukraine River Cruise

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
13 Days
$ 192 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Ukraine
From
$ 2,499

Highlights

  • See the beautiful Cathedral of St. Sophia
  • Visit St. Andrew’s Church
  • visit the charming Old Quarter where many historic buildings remain
  • Explore the fascinating Jewish Quarter
  • Explore renowned Pechor Lavra, the “Monastery of the Caves” founded in 1051
  • Visit the Cossack Museum and learn about the rich history of the city
  • Opportunity to an optional Horsemanship Show
  • Visit to the Panorama Museum that features a multi-dimensional artwork
  • Visit Livadia Palace, a former royal residence of the Czar
  • See the beautiful Odessa Opera House
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The Danube from the Black Sea to Budapest  Cruise Only Westbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
9 Days
$ 361 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest
From
$ 3,249

Highlights

  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Excursion to Danube Delta: km 0 celebration
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the National History and Archaeological Museum in Constanta
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographic Museum and the Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; and, see the rock formations in Belogradchik
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site
  • Guided sightseeing; lecture on board
  • Guided tour and organ concert in Pécs
  • This deluxe river cruise through Eastern Europe stops in fascinating cities in Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, and Hungary—and offers exciting inland excursions


  • Join your river cruise vacation in Bucharest with a transfer to Fetesti where your journey along the Danube River begins
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Amsterdam to Budapest by Riverboat - Southbound 2018 tour

Small Ship Cruise

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5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
15 Days
$ 439 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Austria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Slovakia, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Bratislava, Budapest, Vienna
From
$ 6,590

Highlights

  • 14-night all-inclusive river cruise features an exclusive evening at a private Viennese palace
  • private Amsterdam canal cruise and guided tour of the Rijksmuseum
  • all meals included
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Iconic Rivers of Europe  The Rhine, Main & Danube with Transylvania  Eastbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
24 Days
$ 366 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Croatia, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Brasov, Bratislava, Bucharest, Budapest, Cologne, Nuremberg, Passau, Rudesheim, Transylvania, Vienna
From
$ 8,788

Highlights

  • Welcome reception
  • Canal cruise
  • Choice of guided walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Cruise through the Rhine Gorge; visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim; enjoy a special treat
  • Guided walk
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz
  • Guided sightseeing, see the Old Town Hall
  • Choice of guided sightseeing of Roth; or guided sightseeing in Nuremberg, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting
  • Guided walk
  • Guided visit of the Benedectine Abbey in Melk; cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided walk in Dürnstein, see the Stiftskirche
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided sightseeing in Pécs, visit the underground tombs; organ concert
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; cruise through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge
  • Visit the cultural port in Cetate; special tasting; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevets Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest
  • Bucharest. Excursion to Transylvania–Brasov:
  • Guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles Castle
  • From Holland to Romania, with a host of exciting stops along the way, this river cruise vacation across Europe is truly an adventure!

    Amsterdam, Holland’s lively capital, is set amongst sophisticated architecture and classic squares and canals with countless museums, cafés, shops, and restaurants to explore
  • See the treasures of this 700-year-old city on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten
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The Danube from the Black Sea to Budapest with Transylvania tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
14 Days
$ 308 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest, Transylvania
From
$ 4,318

Highlights

  • Welcome to Bucharest
  • Guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle

    Day 3 Brasov–Bucharest:
  • Guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest, onboard welcome reception

    Day 5 St. Gheorghe:
  • Excursion to Danube Delta; Km 0 celebration; onboard lecture

    Day 6 Cernavodă:
  • Excursion to Constanta;
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the National History & Archaeological Museum

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

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

    Day 9 Iron Gates:
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological exhibition

    Day 10 Belgrade:
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Excursion to Pécs; guided sightseeing; organ concert

    Days 12 Budapest (Disembarkation):
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square

    Day 13 Budapest:
  • Day at leisure

    Day 14 Budapest:
  • 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
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Grand Danube Cruise  Eastbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
18 Days
$ 357 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest, Nuremberg, Passau, Prague, Vienna
From
$ 6,419

Highlights

  • Welcome to the Czech Republic; guided sightseeing on Day 2, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradčany Castle grounds; free time on Day 3
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting
  • Guided walk
  • Guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided sightseeing in Pécs, visit the underground tombs; organ concert
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; cruise through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge
  • Visit the cultural port of Cetate, special tasting; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevets Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest
  • The name of this river cruise says it all—this multi-stop, multicultural journey through several countries in Central and Eastern Europe is grand indeed! With stops in the most intriguing cities along the Danube River and exciting excursions farther inland, you’ll be immersed in historical sights, cultural events, splendid scenery, and sumptuous cuisine—a little to a lot of something for everyone!

    Begin this adventure in beautiful Prague, Czech Republic
  • Prague is a 1,200-year-old city preserved in time with many historical treasures, such as Old Town’s Astronomical Clock, built in 1410, and once the envy of all Europe
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Budapest to the Black Sea - Eastbound 2018 tour

Small Ship Cruise

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5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
12 Days
$ 441 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Bucharest, Budapest
From
$ 5,290

Highlights

  • 7-night cruise plus 2-night-stays in Budapest & Bucharest
  • Exclusive VIP dinner in Bucharest's Parliament Palace
  • passage through the Iron Gate of the Danube
  • private evening at Belgrade's Royal White Palace
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North Sea- Black Sea Cruise - Eastbound

50 plus, Culinary & Wine, Cultural, Nature & Wildlife, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
24 Days
$ 402 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Serbia, Amsterdam, Bratislava, Bucharest, Český Krumlov, Cologne, Linz, Nuremberg, Salzburg, St. Martin's Cathedral, Vienna, Wachau
From
$ 9,654

Highlights

  • Explore Amsterdam
  • Visit Cologne you will have a choice of guided walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Rhine Gorge – Rüdesheim: opportunity to cruise through the Rhine Gorge
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum in Rüdesheim, enjoy a special treat
  • Explore Main River Village: guided sightseeing
  • Discover Bamberg and see the Old Town Hall
  • Explore Linz–Grein , visit the historical theater in Grein
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North Sea- Black Sea Cruise - Westbound

50 plus, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
24 Days
$ 351 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Austria, Croatia, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Amsterdam, Bratislava, Bucharest, Nuremberg, Vienna
From
$ 8,429

Highlights

  • Experience Cruise: deluxe 22-night cruise in an outside stateroom with Avalon’s exclusive Comfort Collection
  • Explore Bucharest
  • Opportunity to visit St. Gheorghe: excursion to Danube Delta
  • Guided tour through Belgrade, visit Kalemegdan Fortress
  • Enjoy travel through Bamberg see the Old Town
  • Explore Würzburg and Nuremberg
  • Discover Cologne or Jewish Heritage walk
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Best of Bulgaria in 12 Days Tour

Cultural, Hiking & Walking

5.0 | Excellent | 8 Reviews
12 Days
$ 225 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Bulgaria, Sofia
From
$ 2,695

Highlights

  • Visit the Alexander Nevsky Memorial Cathedral, famous for its gilded domes and masterful mosaics,
  • Drive through the scenic Rilska Valley, passing traditional villages en route to our destination high in the mountains
  • Enjoy the structures that Plovdiv is proudest of the old town's unique collection of elegant, pastel-pretty "Bulgarian Renaissance"
  • Visit the remote village of Glogovo — a community that converted to Islam under the Ottoman Turks.
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Balkan Discovery - Eastbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
10 Days
$ 307 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest
From
$ 3,069

Highlights

  • Welcome to Hungary; guided sightseeing on Day 2, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Guided sightseeing in Pécs, visit the underground tombs; organ concert
  • Guided sightseeing in Belgrade, visit Kalemegdan Fortress
  • Visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; cruise through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge
  • Visit the cultural port in Cetate; special tasting; excursion to Belogradchik to see the
    rock formations
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest
  • See the highlights of Eastern Europe on this Balkan river cruise adventure along the Danube River! Enjoy relaxing time on your ship and stops in the most fascinating cities, with free time and guided sightseeing—so you don’t miss a thing!

    You’ll begin with two overnights in the lively Hungarian capital of Budapest
  • This city has a unique energy and offers an eclectic mix of activities
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From the Black Sea to the North Sea - Cruise Only Westbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
23 Days
$ 391 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Slovakia, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bratislava, Budapest, Cologne, Nuremberg, Passau, Rudesheim, Vienna
From
$ 8,999

Highlights

  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest; onboard welcome reception
  • Excursion to Danube Delta; Km 0 celebration; onboard lecture
  • Excursion to Constanta, guided sightseeing, visit the National History & Archaeological Museum
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological exhibition
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing; organ concert
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided walk , see the Stiftskirche in Dürnstein; cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; wine tasting
  • Guided walk
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting
  • Choice of guided sightseeing in Nuremberg or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour or guided sightseeing of Roth
  • Guided walk, see the Old Town Hall
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz
  • Guided walk
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum; special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge
  • Choice of guided walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Canal cruise
  • This enchanting Danube river cruise from the Danube Delta to Amsterdam is truly an adventure
  • Glide past quaint towns, beautiful scenery, and historic buildings along the Danube, Main, and Rhine Rivers—and onshore enjoy guided sightseeing and free time to explore
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Grand Danube Cruise with Transylvania  Eastbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
20 Days
$ 346 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Brasov, Bucharest, Budapest, Nuremberg, Passau, Prague, Transylvania, Vienna
From
$ 6,918

Highlights

  • Welcome to the Czech Republic; guided sightseeing on Day 2, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradčany Castle grounds; free time on Day 3
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Choice of guided sightseeing or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting
  • Guided walk
  • Guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided sightseeing in Pécs, visit the underground tombs; organ concert
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; cruise through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge
  • Visit the cultural port of Cetate, special tasting; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevets Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest
  • Guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles Castle
  • The name of this river cruise says it all—this multi-stop, multicultural journey through several countries in Central and Eastern Europe is grand indeed! With stops in the most intriguing cities along the Danube River and exciting excursions farther inland, you’ll be immersed in historical sights, cultural events, splendid scenery, and sumptuous cuisine—a little to a lot of something for everyone!

    Begin this adventure in beautiful Prague, Czech Republic
  • Prague is a 1,200-year-old city preserved in time with many historical treasures, such as Old Town’s Astronomical Clock, built in 1410, and once the envy of all Europe
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Budapest to Amsterdam by Riverboat - Northbound 2018 tour

Small Ship Cruise

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5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
15 Days
$ 439 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Austria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Slovakia, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Bratislava, Budapest, Vienna
From
$ 6,590

Highlights

  • 14-night all-inclusive river cruise features an exclusive evening at a private Viennese palace
  • private Amstercam canal cruise and guided tour of the Rijksmuseum
  • all meals included
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From the Black Sea to the North Sea with 2 Nights Transylvania tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
26 Days
$ 373 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Brasov, Bratislava, Bucharest, Budapest, Cologne, Linz, Nuremberg, Passau, Rudesheim, Transylvania, Vienna, Istanbul
From
$ 9,688

Highlights

  • Welcome to Bucharest
  • Guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest; onboard welcome reception
  • Excursion to Danube Delta; Km 0 celebration; onboard lecture
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the National History and Archaeological Museum in Constanta
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevets Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; and see the rock formations in Belogradchik
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site
  • Guided sightseeing; lecture on board
  • Guided tour and organ concert in Pécs
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided tour, see Heroes’ Square
  • Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Choice of guided walk, or hike up to the castle ruins in Dürnstein; cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided tour of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; wine tasting
  • Guided walk
  • Guided walk
  • Choice of guided sightseeing in Roth; or guided sightseeing in Nuremberg, or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour
  • Guided walk, see the Old Town Hall
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz
  • Guided walk
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum; special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge
  • Choice of Cologne highlights walking tour, or Jewish Heritage walking tour
  • Canal cruise
  • This enchanting European river cruise from Bucharest to Amsterdam is truly an adventure
  • In Transylvania, visit Bran Castle of Dracula fame
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Ottoman Trek tour

Cultural, Trekking & Expeditions

4.4 | Great | 7 Reviews
8 Days
$ 115 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Extreme

Extreme Physical LevelHigh intensity hiking, trekking, mountain climbing, cycling. May experience dramatic changes in altitude. Extreme activities included.

Visits: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Turkey, Belgrade, Blue Mosque, Istanbul
From
$ 919

Highlights

  • Mostar, the bridge and the bakeries
  • Sarajevo walking tour with a cevapcici lunch in the Old Town
  • The buzz of Belgrade
  • Our gypsy evening in Sofia
  • Bulgaria’s Black Sea Coast
  • Istanbul in the evening and the Blue Mosque
  • The great value for money food and drink
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The Danube from the Black Sea to Budapest - Westbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 318 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bucharest, Budapest
From
$ 3,819

Highlights

  • Welcome to Bucharest
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest; onboard welcome reception
  • Excursion to Danube Delta:
  • Km 0 celebration; onboard lecture
  • Excursion to Constanta:
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the National History & Archaeological Museum
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological exhibition
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing; organ concert
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Day at leisure
  • Begin your exciting vacation with one night in Bucharest, Romania, before embarking on your river cruise along the beautiful Danube River to Budapest, Hungary


  • Bucharest is known for its wide, tree-lined boulevards and historical treasures
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Grand European Cruise - Eastbound 2018 tour

Small Ship Cruise

by
5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
24 Days
$ 458 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Belgrade, Bratislava, Bucharest, Budapest, Transylvania, Vienna, Cologne
From
$ 10,990

Highlights

  • 21-night cruise plus 2-night-stay in Bucharest
  • exclusive Imperial Evening in Vienna
  • VIP dinner in Bucharest's Parliament Palace
  • passage through the Iron Gate of the Danube
  • guided Rijksmuseum tour
  • private visit to Belgrade's Royal Palace of Dedinje
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From the Black Sea to the North Sea Westbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
24 Days
$ 383 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Amsterdam, Bamberg, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Bratislava, Bucharest, Budapest, Cologne, Nuremberg, Passau, Rudesheim, Vienna
From
$ 9,189

Highlights

  • Welcome to Romania
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest; onboard welcome reception
  • Excursion to Danube Delta; Km 0 celebration; onboard lecture
  • Excursion to Constanta, guided sightseeing, visit the National History and Archaeological Museum
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevets Fortress in Veliko Târnovo, and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing to Vidin’s fortress; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Cruise through the Iron Gates gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological exhibition
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided sightseeing; organ concert
  • Day at leisure
  • Guided sightseeing, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral
  • Guided sightseeing
  • Guided walk, see the Stiftskirche in Dürnstein; cruise through the Wachau Valley; guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk wine tasting
  • Guided walk
  • Guided walk; enjoy a snack at the Historische Wurstküche; beer tasting
  • Choice of guided sightseeing in Nuremberg or Nuremberg Rally Grounds tour or guided sightseeing of Roth
  • Guided walk, see the Old Town
  • Guided sightseeing, visit the Bishop’s Residenz
  • Guided walk
  • Visit Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum; special treat; cruise through the Rhine Gorge
  • Choice of guided walk or Jewish Heritage walk
  • Canal cruise
  • This enchanting Danube river cruise from the Danube Delta to Amsterdam is truly an adventure
  • Glide past quaint towns, beautiful scenery, and historic buildings along the Danube, Main, and Rhine Rivers—with guided sightseeing onshore and plenty of free time to explore
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Balkan Discovery with Transylvania - Eastbound tour

Cultural, Small Ship Cruise

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 297 per day
Type: River Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Belgrade, Belogradchik, Brasov, Bucharest, Budapest, Transylvania
From
$ 3,568

Highlights

  • Welcome to Hungary; guided sightseeing on Day 2, see Fishermen’s Bastion and Heroes’ Square
  • Onboard welcome reception
  • Guided sightseeing in Pécs, visit the underground tombs; organ concert
  • Guided sightseeing in Belgrade
  • Visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; cruise through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge
  • Visit the cultural port in Cetate; special tasting; excursion to Belogradchik to see the rock formations
  • Nikopol–Excursion to Veliko Târnovo & Arbanassi–Rousse:
  • Guided sightseeing, visit Tsarevet’s Fortress in Veliko Târnovo and the Ethnographical Museum and Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi; or guided sightseeing of Rousse
  • Guided sightseeing in Bucharest
  • Guided visit of Dracula’s Bran Castle
  • Guided sightseeing in Brasov and Peles Castle
  • See the highlights of Eastern Europe on this Balkan river cruise adventure along the Danube River! This vacation has something for everybody—relaxing time on your ship and stops in the most fascinating cities, with free time and guided sightseeing—so you don’t miss a thing!

    You’ll begin with two overnights in the lively Hungarian capital of Budapest
  • See the iconic statues of Heroes’ Square, and with free time, explore the lovely lookout towers of Fishermen’s Bastion
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