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Balkan Discovery 2020 - Avalon Waterways
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9 days

Balkan Discovery 2020

From Budapest to Bucharest
Tour Operator:
Avalon Waterways
Ship capacity:
20
Age range:
18 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
143791
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$5,468
-14%
US $4,718
+ $182 Taxes
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Itinerary

Start in Budapest and end in Bucharest! With the river cruise tour Balkan Discovery 2020, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through Budapest, Hungary and 12 other destinations in Europe. Balkan Discovery 2020 includes accommodation as well as meals and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (EMBARKATION)
  2. Day 2: MOHÁCS
  3. Day 3: OSIJEK, CROATIA
  4. Day 4: BELGRADE, SERBIA
  5. Day 5: GOLUBAC—DONJI MILANOVAC. EXCURSION TO LEPENSKI VIR—IRON GATES GORGE
  6. Day 6: VIDIN, BULGARIA
  7. Day 7: ROUSSE. VELIKO TÂRNOVO & ARBANASSI EXCURSION
  8. Day 8: OLTENITA, ROMANIA (DISEMBARKATION)—BUCHAREST
  9. Day 9: BUCHAREST
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Avalon Waterways Ships

  • Avalon Artistry II
    Avalon Artistry II
    Cruise on Europe's most loved rivers with views that become part of your suite. The Avalon Artistry II delivers an intimate setting,… Read more
    Built
    2013
    Guests
    65 - 130
    Crew
    37
    Length
    110 m / 361 ft
    Width
    12
    Suites
    52
    Gross Tonnage
    2022 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

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.6
  • 4.7
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  • LP
    · October 16, 2019
    Good tour with very informed guides. Transylvania exceeded my expectations.
    Trip date: September 2019
  • JG
    · October 08, 2019
    It is all the support Tourradar provides that make the River Cruise great! Thank you Tourradar we definitely would recommend you to our friends!
    Trip date: September 2019
  • GE
    · September 26, 2019
    Well organized tour. We enjoyed the food. The young lady who cleaned our room was excellent.
    Trip date: September 2019
  • EW
    · August 02, 2019
    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... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • L
    · September 06, 2018
    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... Show more
    Trip date: August 2018

Dates & Availability

9 days
Balkan Discovery 2020
From Budapest to Bucharest
No credit card fees
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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    Currencies

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

    Plugs & Adapters

    Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania

    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.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Hungary, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Hungary and Croatia. Ideally 6 months before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Bulgaria and Romania. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Romania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 10 July 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 10 July 2020, 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.
    • The following cards are accepted for Avalon Waterways tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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