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Balkan Discovery

This cruise is covered by Avalon Waterways under ATOL 1082

Regional flights available - Call us for a quote from your local airport

Pay for your cruise in monthly instalments with 0% interest. Speak to your Concierge for more information!

This incredible voyage is the perfect way to explore Eastern Europe by river. You’ll begin your voyage in the legendary Hungarian capital of Budapest, where two overnights give you plenty of time to explore. You’ll then begin your journey down the Danube, calling at Belgrade then passing through the imposing natural wonder that is the Iron Gates. Other highlights include Vidin with its medieval fortress, the splendid Patriarch’s Church in Veliko Tarnovo, an organ recital in Pecs  and a visit to the Lepenski Vir archaeological site before your journey ends in Romania’s culture-rich capital Bucharest, where you’ll have plenty of time to explore.

Map

Itinerary

#Port of Call
  • 1Budapest
  • 2Budapest
  • 3Budapest
  • 4Mohacs
  • 5Belgrade
  • 6Donji Milanovac
  • 7Lepenski Vir
  • 8Iron Gates
  • 9Cetate
  • 10Nikopol
  • 11Veliko Tarnovo
  • 12Arbanassi
  • 13Oltenita
  • 14Bucharest

What´s included in the price

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Return flights from the UK
  • Overseas transfers
  • All dining on-board
  • Afternoon tea with cakes
  • Welcome and Farewell dinner
  • Complimentary tea and coffee all day every day
  • Wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on-board
  • Sparkling wine with breakfast
  • Captain's Welcome Receptions with champagne and canapes
  • Choice of shore excursions in every port of call wih audio guides
  • Optional premium shore excursion in selected ports of call
  • Internet access and Wi-Fi
  • All on-board entertainment
  • Gratuities on-board
  • All port charges and taxes
FREEPHONE to book 9am to 7pm
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Dates and Prices - Budapest to Bucharest

DayShipPrices from pp 
16 Apr 2019Avalon Passion£2789
28 May 2019Avalon Passion£2989
25 Jun 2019Avalon Passion£2989
23 Jul 2019Avalon Passion£2899
20 Aug 2019Avalon Passion£3029
03 Sep 2019Avalon Passion£3039
17 Sep 2019Avalon Passion£3029
15 Oct 2019Avalon Passion£2879
FREEPHONE to book 9am to 7pm
08001970854
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