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Danube Cruise towards the Black Sea River Cruise

This captivating cruise floats past some of the Danube’s most romantic scenery. Vienna’s concert halls, Budapest’s preened boulevards and Belgrade’s grandiose buildings are just some of the stop-offs as you sail to Romania’s Tulcea.

What's included

  • Scheduled flights from Heathrow with British Airways or similar scheduled airline
  • Overseas transfers and other transportation
  • 11 nights’ accommodation on board 4-star-premium ship MS Vivaldi on an all-inclusive basis
  • All meals on board, 11 breakfasts, 10 lunches and 11 dinners
  • All drinks on board (excluding Champagne and selected wines)
  • Captain’s welcome cocktail reception
  • Farewell gala dinner
  • Onboard evening entertainment
  • The services of a Travelsphere Tour Manager and Local Guide
  • Porterage (one bag per person)

Optional excursions

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Visit the 18th century abbey in the Austrian town of Melk
  • Treat yourself to a famous Viennese music concert (evening)
  • City tour of historic Vienna including the Schönbrunn Palace
  • Explore the old town in the Slovakian capital of Bratislava
  • Tour of beautiful Budapest Budapest folklore show (evening)
  • Visit Puszta, a Hungarian prairie, and enjoy an equestrian show
  • Tour of historic Novi Sad, Serbia’s second city
  • Enjoy a folklore show in Belgrade (evening)
  • Soak up the sights in the Serbian capital of Belgrade
  • See extraordinary rock dwellings in the Roussenski-Lom Valley
  • Sightseeing in the Bulgarian city of Rousse Tour of Bucharest
  • Explore the UNESCO-listed nature reserve on a boat tour
Depart on your flight to Vienna today. On arrival you will transfer to Linz where you will board your ship. Enjoy a welcome cocktail reception before your cruise begins with an overnight sailing to Melk.
Your ship arrives in Melk this morning where you can join an optional tour of its Benedictine Abbey before setting sail for Vienna. Later, you may choose to attend an optional Viennese music concert ashore.
In Vienna why not join an optional city tour. Your ship then sails to Bratislava, where an optional tour is available before an overnight cruise to Budapest.
Today your ship arrives in Budapest, Hungary’s beautiful capital, where you can join an optional sightseeing tour. This evening there is the option to see a traditional folklore show.
After your ship arrives in Kalocsa, we offer an optional visit to Puszta, where an exciting equestrian show will take place. The next port of call is Bezdan, before an overnight sailing to Novi Sad.
You will arrive in Novi Sad early, so after breakfast enjoy free time to explore. We also offer an optional tour of the city before lunch is served on board as your ship cruises to Belgrade. Perhaps join an optional folklore show ashore this evening.
Discover more of Belgrade on an optional guided tour. Enjoy an afternoon cruise to the picturesque town of Donji Milanovac, where we will stay overnight.
You’ll spend today sailing on the Danube. Take in the views as your ship navigates the Iron Gates, an amazing stretch that passes through narrow gorges before opening out into a mountain lake. A gala evening has been arranged on board.
Enjoy a morning arrival in Rousse, which you can explore at your own pace. Alternatively, join our optional excursion to the Roussenki-Lom Valley. After lunch on board the ship we have arranged an optional sightseeing tour of Rousse.
This morning’s port of call is Giurgiu, from where you can choose to visit Bucharest. Your ship will sail on through the night as a dinner-dance is hosted on board.
The final part of your cruise brings you to Tulcea, where you can board a boat to explore this UNESCO-listed nature reserve further. Later, after dinner on board, you will be treated to a folklore show.
Enjoy breakfast before transferring to Bucharest for your return flight to 
the UK.


Please note: To maximise your enjoyment a certain amount of walking is essential.

Experience even more of your destination by adding one or more optional excursions to your holiday before you set off. Right now is the perfect opportunity to do that – with everything booked and paid for you’ll have even more to get excited about and all you’ll need to think about while you’re away is having a great time.

By the way - look out for ‘Optional Excursion Packages’. For some holidays we’ve grouped a selection of excursions into a package which means you can make a saving when you book in advance.

Prices shown may vary according to departure date and are subject to change.  The full range of excursions will be detailed in your holiday information pack, sent approximately 15 weeks prior to departure.

The 3-star MS Vivaldi is a small and intimate ship, carrying only 180 passengers.

Onboard facilities include two bars, sun deck and a gift shop. Cabins features include private facilities, air-conditioning, safe, TV and a hairdryer.

MS Vivaldi

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London (Heathrow)

Tuesday 14 June 2016

12 Days

£2,299

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Thursday 28 July 2016

12 Days

£2,199

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Saturday 10 September 2016

12 Days

£2,299

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