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Balkan Discovery 2019

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Balkan Discovery 2019 - Avalon Waterways
Balkan Discovery 2019 - Avalon Waterways
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2 reviews
Starts
Budapest
+11 Destinations
Danube
Ends
Bucharest
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Highlights

Start in Budapest and end in Bucharest ! With the river cruise tour Balkan Discovery 2019, you have a 10 day tour package taking you from Budapest to Bucharest and through Budapest, Hungary and 12 other destinations in Europe. Balkan Discovery 2019 includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
8 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
160
Travel style
River Cruise
Operator
Avalon Waterways

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
  2. Day 2: BUDAPEST
  3. Day 3: BUDAPEST (EMBARKATION)
  4. Day 4: MOHÁCS
  5. Day 5: BELGRADE, SERBIA
  6. Day 6: DONJI MILANOVAC. EXCURSION TO LEPENSKI VIR– IRON GATES GORGE
  7. Day 7: CETATE, ROMANIA
  8. Day 8: NIKOPOL. EXCURSION TO VELIKO TÂRNOVO & ARBANASSI
  9. Day 9: OLTENITA, ROMANIA (DISEMBARKATION)–BUCHAREST
  10. Day 10: BUCHAREST

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

  • Optional Extras

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Additional Services

Avalon Waterways Ships

  • Avalon Illumination
    Avalon Illumination
    Part of Avalon's cutting-edge fleet of Suite Ships®, the Avalon Illumination came onto the river cruising scene with a bang. This… Read more
    Built
    2014
    Guests
    84 - 166
    Crew
    47
    Length
    135 m / 443 ft
    Suites
    67
    Staterooms
    16
    Gross Tonnage
    2775 gt
    Beam
    12 m / 39 ft
    Cruising Speed
    12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
  • Avalon Passion
    Avalon Passion
    Offering splendid river views, the Avalon Passion offers an exciting array of state-of-the-art amenities. Each Panorama Suite is fitted w… Read more
    Built
    2016
    Guests
    84 - 166
    Crew
    47
    Length
    135 m / 443 ft
    Suites
    67
    Staterooms
    16
    Gross Tonnage
    2775 gt
    Beam
    12 m / 39 ft
    Cruising Speed
    12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph

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  • Written on August 2, 2019
    4.0 - Good

    Stops along the way were okay. I wish there had been a stop at the re-built castle complex. I don't remember the name of this castle, but it was very beautiful when lit-up at night and viewed from the river boat. Instead of a fitness room on board, a spa... Read more

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  • L
    Written on September 6, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    All members of the crew bent over backwards to exceed our expectations. The food was great, the room immaculate, great bathroom,loved the instant balcony just by sliding the glass door.The guides were very knowledgeable and understandable, and the... Read more

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About the countries

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Currencies

Ft
Forint
Hungary
Дин.
Dinar
Serbia
lei
Leu
Romania
лв
Lev
Bulgaria

Plugs & Adapters

Hungary, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria

Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Hungary, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Hungary, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for Hungary. Ideally 6 months before travel.
Typhoid
Recommended for Romania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 3 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Budapest is the starting point and Bucharest is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Avalon Waterways to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Payment(s)
For any tour departing before 27 November 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 27 November 2019, a minimum payment of $250 is required to confirm your booking with Avalon Waterways. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 95 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
Cancellation policy
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Payment methods
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,094 km.
  • Budapest (Hungary)
  • 169 km
  • Mohacs (Hungary)
  • 191 km
  • Belgrade (Serbia)
  • 140 km
  • Donji Milanovac (Serbia)
  • 14 km
  • Lepenski Vir (Serbia)
  • 95 km
  • Cetate (Romania)
  • 19 km
  • Vidin (Bulgaria)
  • 165 km
  • Nikopol (Bulgaria)
  • 91 km
  • Veliko Tarnovo (Bulgaria)
  • 5 km
  • Arbanasi (Bulgaria)
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