Cruising Through Europe - 9 days Budapest to Tulcea (BUE)
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Budapest, the pearl of the Danube and the Iron Gates

7-Night Cruise from Budapest to Budapest

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Danube river cruise

Budapest to Budapest (BTU) - 8 days

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Ship - Vivaldi, L'Europe

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Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Budapest (Embarkation Day)

We board our luxury ship in Budapest around 6.00pm. We are served a welcome cocktail as we are introduced to the crew. We set sail for Mohács . Dinner is followed by an evening of entertainment on board. We continue our cruise through the night.

Day 2: Mohacs - Osijek (Croatia) - Belgrade (Serbia)

Full board on board. Early in the morning, arrival in Mohacs, passing through customs and cruise to Osijek. Entertainment on board. Arrival in Osijek and guided visit. Osijek is a modern town of central Europe with old traditions. Return on board and cruise toward Belgrade. Evening of entertainment on board.

Day 3: Belgrade - Orsova (Romania)

Full board on board. Arrival in Belgrade, excursion to visit the town. Located at the confluence of the Danube and Sava rivers, the town has created its own cultural identity based on a mix of Austro-Hungarian, Ottoman and Slavic cultures. Return on board. Free afternoon in the Serbian capital. Optional coach transfer (book and pay on board) will be available to and from the town center from our mooring point. Serbian folk evening on board. Cruise to Orsova. 

Day 4: Orsova - Iron Gates - Novi Sad (Serbia)

Full board on board. Arrival in Orsova, excursion to “the Spa Town of Hercules and Orsova ”, one of the oldest thermal spas in Europe built by the Romans in the 2nd century B.C. Return on board and cruise to the Iron gates gorges between the Carpathians and the Balkans, a fantastic place. Gala evening on board. Night spent sailing toward Novi Sad. 

Day 5: Novi Sad - Ilok (Croatia) - Vukovar - Mohacs (Hungary)

Full board on board. Early in the morning, arrival in Novi Sad. Excursion to the Orthodox monastery at Krusedol , built in the 16th century and decorated with some wonderfully elaborate paintings. Visit of Sremski Karlovci, a peaceful little town of some 9,000 inhabitants on the banks of the Danube, and visit of Novi Sad, the capital of the autonomous region of Vojvodina. Return on board and cruise to Ilok. Excursion to the medieval cities of Ilok and Vukovar. Return on board in Vukovar. Cruise to Mohacs. Evening of entertainment on board. Cruise during the night.

Day 6: Mohacs - Kalocsa

Full board on board. Early in the morning, arrival in Mohacs, passing through customs. Excursion to Pécs : the town of Pécs is situated at the foot of the Mecsek Mountains and is over 2,000 years old, with a Mediterranean climate and ambiance. Return on board and cruise to Kalocsa. Arrival and optional excursion into the Puszta. This enormous flat prairie, also known as the “ great Hungarian plain”, was the Hungarian Wild West during the 19th century. Return on board and cruise to Budapest. Sailing during the night.

Day 7: Budapest

Full board on board. Early in the morning, arrival in Budapest and discovery tour of this wonderful city. With its different architecture style, Budapest is one of the special pearl of central Europe. Excursion to Gödöllö Palace, the largest Baroque castle in Hungary, set in a park of some 28 hectares (69 acres). Return on board. In the evening, tour of Budapest by night. Overnight.

Day 8: Budapest (Disembarkation Day)

After buffet breakfast on board, we disembark around 9.00am. End of our journey.


  • A valid passport is required for travel. Passports must be valid at least 6 months after the last day of travel.
  • Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
  • For reasons of navigation and passenger safety, the cruise operator and the Captain of the ship reserve the right to modify the itinerary of the cruise.

2019 and 2020 Departure Dates

Program Start Date
Rates are in $ USD and are PER PASSENGER sharing a twin cabin and the SINGLE TRAVELER rate.
From Budapest
Cruise Embarkation Date
Lower Deck Cabin w/ picture window - 2 twin beds
Middle Deck Cabin w/ picture window - 2 twin beds
Upper Deck Cabin w/ picture window - 2 twin beds
Lower Deck Cabin - w/ picture window Single Traveler
Middle Deck Cabin - w/ picture window Single Traveler
Upper Deck Cabin - w/ picture window Single Traveler
May 7, 2019
Aug 13, 2019
Sep 5, 2019
Jun 26, 2020
Aug 17, 2020
Oct 2, 2020
Important: Dates, prices & itineraries are subject to change.

Prices Include:

Accommodation in a double air-conditioned cabin with shower and WC • Full board cruise from dinner of the first day to the breakfast of  the last day • Drinks included with onboard meals (wine, water, beer, fruit juices and coffee) • Open bar (excluding champagne & premium wines on the wine list) • Welcome cocktail • Entertaiment onboard • The Gala Evening • The assistance of our hostess on board • The excursions mentioned in the itinerary Port taxes

Prices Do Not Include:

Individual arrival and departure (airfare; transfers) • Champagne ordered at the bar and all drinks on the wine list • The drinks taken while on excursions or transfers • Travel Cancellation Insurance • Gratuities • Personal expenses

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