Danube Delta, unique tour!
Geography says that Romania has all kind of landscapes: the beautiful Black Sea, the golden plains, the hills covered by woodland, the gorgeous Carpathians and the unique Danube Delta. Lucky us! This tour will show you every landscape mentioned above and, in addition, it will be spiced up with traditional dishes and fine drinks. Let the adventure begin!
Bucharest – Constanta – Histria – Sulina - Murighiol – Galati – Piatra Neamt – Cheile Bicazului - Baile Tusnad – Brasov – Bran – Moeciu – Curtea de Arges – Bucharest
- 11 nights accommodation in 3*- 5* hotels, full board
- Travel by bus, ferry and boat
- Enjoy unique Danube Delta, UNESCO natural heritage!
Day 1: Bucharest – Constanta
A warm welcome from our tour leader who will wait for you at the Henri Coanda Airport. He will guide you through the bus - and Black Sea, here we come! The 4* hotel in Constanta is ready to host you and offer you a good dinner after sight-seeing this ancient city.
Day 2: Constanta – Histria – Murighiol
Good morning! We hope you have seen the sunrise because it’s fabulous when the sun rises above the sea! After breakfast we take our bus and the trip begins: first, let’s visit the oldest urban settlement on Romanian territory – Histria Citadel and then Murighiol, another citadel in the Danube Delta. Do you feel the good vibe? Words are useless!
Day 3: Murighiol – Danube Delta - Murighiol
This day is dedicated to the Danube Delta! Entirely! In the morning, a sailing boat will guide you through the wildest channels to see birds such as pelicans, ducks, white egrets and many others, fish that play with water and hide in the reed or the tenderness lilies floating. Awesome! Lunch in the most traditional style – a fish soup made with Danube clean water. Our lovely accommodation prepares for us a cozy campfire and a delicious dinner.
Day 4: Murighiol – Sulina - Murighiol
Today we want to show you the people from here, exactly as they live, with good things and bad things, with richness and poorness. Welcome to the city of Sulina,, where the Danube meets the Black Sea! You can go to the beach and take a sea bath, you can visit a very interesting attraction - maritime Cemetery or you can walk on the little streets and meet different kind of nice people while enjoying its multi-ethnic flavor. Lunch will be served in a fish restaurant in Sulina. Accommodation and dinner back to Murighiol.
Day 5: Murighiol – Caraorman – Murighiol
After breakfast, a sailing boat is ready for another Delta adventure: Caraoman forest - oaks (more than 30 m height), ash, poplars and Mediterranean climbing vegetation. Here, you will meet a 400 years old oak, a.k.a “The star of the forest”. A miracle of nature! It’s worth it! Dinner will be served in our hotel in Murighiol.
Day 6: Murighiol – Galati
Goodbye Danube Delta! Welcome to Galati, a multicultural town whose roots come from the Neolithic, once an important commercial port at the crossroads of civilizations and today an important economic center in South Eastern Romania (and the largest Romanian Danube port city). Here, we can discover a lot of touristic attractions and that’s why we’ll have a nice city tour. Accommodation and dinner in a 3* hotel in Galati.
Day 7: Galati – Piatra Neamt
Breakfast! We checked by now the Black Sea in Constanta, The Danube Delta in Murighiol, the golden plains and the Danube in Galati. It’s time for the hills covered by woodland. Our proposal is Piatra Neamt, one of the oldest inhabited areas in Romania, nowadays a beautiful city with chic little streets and a very nice landscape (surrounded by 5 hills). After the city tour, a delicious dinner is waiting at the 4* hotel.
Day 8: Piatra Neamt - Cheile Bicazului - Lacu Rosu – Gheorgheni - Miercurea Ciuc - Baile Tusnad
Mountains, here we come! You will discover amazing landscapes such as Bicaz Gorges, Red Lake or Tusnad resort. Speechless, isn’t it? Lunch will be served on our route and accommodation with welcome dinner in a cozy hotel in Tusnad resort (a famous resort dating back in the XIX-th century, rich in natural factors such as mofettes and mineral waters, but also the smallest Romanian town).
Day 9: Baile Tusnad – Brasov – Bran – Moeciu
After breakfast, we will head towards Brasov to discover a wonderful town in Transylvania, with history, traditions, multi-ethnicity and nice people. A walking city tour in the city center will make your stomach ask for food, so let’s eat in a traditional restaurant in Brasov. Then, we are going to visit Bran Castle, with the famous Dracula legend (but with the real story of Queen Mary of Romania!). Accommodation and dinner in a 4* touristic complex in Moeciu.
Day 10: Moeciu – Rucar – Bran pass – Fundata – Campulung Muscel - Curtea de Arges
Great day today! It’s a day full of breathtaking panoramas - you are going to see Piatra Craiului Mountains – with spectacular peaks, Rucar-Bran pass – 1300 m altitude, Fundata - a traditional picturesque village, Campulung Muscel – a small town that remembers of past centuries merchants cities. Final destination of the day: Curtea de Arges or Arges Court, the first Royal City and also the first capital city of historical region of Wallachia - a nice but sad legend expects you here! Accommodation and dinner in a 3* hotel in Curtea de Arges.
Day 11: Curtea de Arges – Bucharest
From capital to capital. Let’s meet Romania’s modern capital city – Bucharest. Our city tour will reveal the best of Bucharest, such as The Palace of the Parliament, University of Bucharest, Revolution Square, Victoriei Square, Village Museum, Victoria Palace. Special lunch and dinner in gourmet restaurants in the Old City Center and free time after dinner. Maybe a walk or a live music club? Your choice! Accommodation in a 4* hotel.
Day 12: Time to go home!
After breakfast, your bus will guide you to the airport.
Thank you for choosing our tour and we hope to see you again soon!
Accommodations & meals:
- 11 nights accommodation in cozy hotels 3*- 4* or 5* hotels
- Breakfast in every hotel
- Lunch and dinner in good quality restaurants
- 1 welcome dinner with cocktail
- 1 special dinner
- Airport transfers
- Air conditioning bus during the entire tour
- Ferryboat ticket in Galati
- Boating tickets in Danube Delta
- Parking and road taxes
- Entrance fees in all attractions that we stop by
- English speaking tour guide
- English speaking local guide when specified
- Pre-paid tips – 70 euro/person
Tips & Tricks:
- Best seasons for this tour: spring, summer, autumn (May – October)
- Health condition: you should be able to walk about 1-2 km/day, without seasick
- Age: doesn’t matter as long as you have a young soul
- Clothing & accessories: comfortable clothes – natural fibers, bright colors, very comfortable shoes –sport shoes, sneakers, a hat should be useful, sunglasses, a small bag for documents and money, mosquitoes repellent
- Others: a big smile on your face and a lot of good mood!
Are you ready to discover one of the most amazing territories which has it all: sea, mountains, culture, people and amazing Danube Delta?