Day 1 | Highlights:
Welcome to Belgrade, transfer to your Scenic Space-Ship where you’ll be personally welcomed by your friendly dedicated staff. Enjoy tonight’s magnificent Serbian folklore performance on board. (Please book flights to arrive after 7am)
Day 2 | Belgrade Highlights:
Enjoy a guided bicycle ride along the Danube, or taste your way around the local market on our Shop with a Chef tour. Or for some true insight into local life, you can join a walking tour of the city with a local. Alternatively, journey to Sremski Karlovci, where you can wander the town with our experts and marvel at the many beautiful Baroque elements.
Day 3 | Iron Gates Highlights:
Relax on board and admire the scenery as you cruise the spectacular Iron Gates, a narrow gorge that the Danube has carved out between the Carpathian and Balkan Mountains.
Day 4 | Svistov > Russe Highlights:
Discover the Byzantine gem of Veliko Tarnovo and the World Heritage-listed village of Arbanassi. Alternatively stay on board and enjoy the cruise towards the Bulgarian town of Russe, where you’ll be treated to a guided sightseeing tour.
Day 5 | Silistra Highlights:
Discover the Silistra Fort during an active walking tour, or journey to the nearby local village, where you’ll visit the primary school and discover a few wonderful insights into daily life in Bulgaria.
Day 6 | Tulcea Highlights:
Embark on a small boat exploration of Tulcea and the surrounding Danube canals, home to Europe’s largest White pelican colony (weather permitting).
Day 7 | Saint George > Danube Delta Highlights:
The World Heritage-listed Danube Delta is the best preserved of Europe’s deltas and hosts over 300 species of birds. Be sure to have your camera ready as you sail through the passage of Saint George and the magnificent Danube Delta, to reach the Black Sea coast. Admire spectacular scenery during your small boats cruise to Mile 0, where the mighty Danube River meets the Black Sea.
Day 8 | Braila > Bucharest Highlights:
This morning disembark your Scenic Space-Ship and travel to Bucharest, where you’ll enjoy an overnight stay.
Day 9 | Bucharest Highlights:
After breakfast, prepare to head home. It may be the end of your cruise, but there’ll still be many wonderful memories to look forward to.