2021 Season

The Danube from the Black Sea to Germany with 2 Nights in Prague & 2 Nights in Berlin


cruise: WODB 22 Day River Cruise Bucharest to Berlin
From the “Paris of the East” in Bucharest, Romania, to Germany’s capital city of Berlin, and the Czech Republic’s “Golden City” of Prague, this Danube River cruise is an odyssey of new discoveries to treasure. Begin in Bucharest for a tour of the capital’s boulevards, Arc de Triomphe, Royal Palace Square, and historic sites from a dramatic history. You’ll sail overnight to St. Gheorghe for an excursion to the Danube Delta at its entrance to the Black Sea. Join a small-boat guided tour of the delta’s environment, and enjoy the serene view of canals and marshes. Enjoy a special “Kilometer 0” celebration of the mighty Danube’s 2,845km journey from the Black Forest to the Black Sea.

Sail through the Balkans and Budapest to Vienna and Austria, and to the exquisite city of Prague. Enjoy guided sightseeing in the “golden city” with a 2-night stay in the Czech Republic’s stunning capital city. On your way to Berlin, visit Dresden to see post-WWII restored baroque architecture, the Dresden Opera House, and more. You’ll travel to Berlin for a 2-night stay in Germany’s capital city. Enjoy a free evening on arrival, followed by classic sightseeing and a tour to see the historic Brandenburg Gate, and a visit the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church. This great adventure from the Black Sea’s Danube River Delta to the Golden City of Prague, and the Rhineland’s capital city of Berlin, is not to be missed!

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Day 1 Bucharest: Welcome to Bucharest

Day 2 Bucharest-Cernavoda (Embarkation): Guided sightseeing in Bucharest; onboard welcome reception

Day 3 St. Gheorghe: Excursion to Danube Delta; km 0 celebration

Day 4 Hârsova. Excursion to Constanta: Guided sightseeing, visit the National History and Archaeological Museum in Constanta

Day 5 Rousse. Excursion to Veliko Târnovo & Arbanassi: Choice of full-day excursion, visit to Tsarevet's Fortress in Veliko Târnovo and to the Ethnographic Museum and the Church of the Nativity in Arbanassi, or a guided sightseeing in Rousse, or a walk in the park with your Adventure Host

Day 6 Vidin-Belogradchik: Guided sightseeing to Vidin's fortress and see the rock formations in Belogradchik

Day 7 Iron Gates-Donji Milanovac-Golubac: Cruise through the Iron Gates Gorge; visit Lepenski Vir archaeological site; visit to Golubac fortress

Day 8 Belgrade: Guided sightseeing

Day 9 Novi Sad-Ilok: Guided tours

Day 10 Mohács. Excursion to Pécs: Guided tour and organ concert in Pécs

Day 11 Budapest: Guided tour, see Heroes' Square

Day 12 Budapest: Day at leisure

Day 13 Bratislava-Hainburg: Guided sightseeing in Bratislava, visit St. Martin's Cathedral; free time in Hainburg

Day 14 Vienna: Guided sightseeing

Day 15 Dürnstein-Wachau Valley-Ybbs: Choice of guided walk, or hike up to the castle ruins in Dürnstein; choice of guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk or Ybbs city sightseeing or bakery workshop; wine tasting

Day 16 Linz: Guided tour

Day 17 Passau: Guided tour; guided hike with your Adventure Host

Day 18 Deggendorf (Disembarkation)-Regensburg-Prague: Transfer to Regensburg, guided sightseeing; travel by motorcoach to Prague

Day 19 Prague: Guided sightseeing, see the Astronomical Clock and visit Hradcany Castle grounds

Day 20 Prague-Dresden-Berlin: Transfer to Dresden and city sightseeing; transfer to Berlin

Day 21 Berlin: City sightseeing

Day 22 Berlin: Your vacation ends this morning
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Avalon Choice

Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. Plus, we offer independent exploration options and the use of our exclusive AvalonGO APP on most of our cruises. 

Below are 3 types of included shore excursions for you to experience.

notes


  • In the event of technical or water level issues, it may be necessary to operate the itinerary by motorcoach or alter the program, including hotel overnight when necessary.
  • Guided Tours, Optional Excursions, activities, sailing and docking schedules may be contingent on weather conditions or other issues outside of our control and could therefore be subject to change at any time.
  • Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
The “Starting at” or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per person based on twin occupancy and any applicable port charges, non-commissionable taxes and fees and intra-vacation flight are included in the price shown. Any included overnight stay in Canada, applicable GST/HST is also included in the price shown. International airfare, however, is not included. If price is crossed out, the new price shown includes a limited time promotional offer(s). Please review current promotions or deals for additional information.