Scenic’s all-inclusive, 5-star luxury river cruises are the best way to immerse yourself in the delights of Eastern Europe. Cruising down the romantic Danube River, you'll be in awe as you pass through the magnificent Iron Gates and admire the astounding rock sculpture at Decebalus. As your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship journeys towards the Black Sea and the breathtaking Danube Delta, you'll delight in the variety of birdlife and the spectacular natural beauty.
Our Eastern Europe river cruises take you to lesser-known towns and river tributaries including Vidin on the southern bank of the Danube River in north-western Bulgaria and Sava River, a tributary of the Danube River that discharges into the Danube in Belgrade. Your picture postcard Eastern Europe river cruise also journeys through spectacular landscapes of countries including Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania and Passau in Lower Bavaria.
Scenic's Eastern Europe river cruise also takes in the delights of Belgrade (one of Europe's oldest capital cities), Novi Sad, Constanta, Belogradchik and its fortress in Bulgaria and Hungary's oldest towns on the Great Hungarian Plain where the Pannonian Steppe (a grassland biome) is located in Puszta. The breathtaking Carpathian Mountains that stretch through Eastern Europe and Central Europe with their soaring peaks and spruce forests are like stepping into a fairy-tale.
Picture postcard moments abound with Scenic's Eastern Europe river cruising journeys. From the Balkan Mountains, rock formations and Kalemegdan fortress to Vukovar, Croatia's largest river port. You'll marvel at the Petrovaradin fortress located on the Danube River in Novi Sad, Serbia a military fort for Austrian rulers who hid treasures there during Napoleon's conquests.