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14 Day Avalon Waterways River Cruise from Bucharest to Dubrovnik 2023
Active & Discovery on the Lower Danube with A Taste of CroatiaStarting from $5,969
River Cruise DescriptionSpend a beautiful night in Bucharest before your Active & Discovery River cruise vacation through the Balkans. Explore the Romanian capital city-called the "Paris of the East"-with a guided tour to see the WWI Arc de Triomphe and the Royal Palace Square. Spend free time browsing the lovely shops and cafes of Victory Boulevard during your stay. Embark on your Suite Ship® in the town of Oltenita to begin your Danube River cruise through the Balkans, and cruise for Nikopol. See the incredible ancient architecture in Veliko Târnovo and Arbanassi or join your local guide and hike to the Kroushuna Waterfalls. Sail to Vidin Bulgaria to marvel at the remarkable rock formations of the Balkan Mountains. You might prefer to explore the city by bike. Cruise through the Iron Gates Gorge and explore the amazing archaeological site of Lepenski Vir, and visit the fascinating Fortress of Goluba?. Sail to Belgrade, Serbia, where the Danube and Sava Rivers meet, and discover ancient architecture in Novi Sad. Walk up the Petrovaradin Fortress or taste the specialties of the region during a delicious food tour. Sail into beautiful Croatia, where a 1,000-year-old winemaking tradition lives on in Ilok. Disembark in Osijek and transfer to Zagreb to begin your 6-day Globus escorted tour of Croatia. Visit the fascinating and beautiful Croatian cities of Zagreb, Split, Ston, and Dubrovnik. Your Globus escorted tour of Croatia includes guided sightseeing, including Krka National Park, transportation, superior hotels, and delicious meals. This Danube River cruise through the Balkans with escorted vacation in Croatia reveals the beauty of its people and culture across a land of beauty and inspiration.
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|Departure Date||Ship||Priced From|
|Jul 14, 2023||Avalon Passion||$6,019||Call Us!|
|Aug 25, 2023||Avalon Passion||$5,969||Call Us!|
Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. There are 3 types of included shore excursion on every Europe cruise:
- Plus independent exploration options and use of Avalon's exclusive AvalonGO APP.
River Cruise Itinerary
Day 1 BUCHAREST, ROMANIAWelcome to Bucharest—The “Paris of the East” The day is yours to relax and enjoy Bucharest. Spend some free time exploring this fascinating city on your own to discover its trendy shops, cafés, museums, beautiful homes, and churches along Victory Avenue.
Day 2 BUCHAREST
Day 3 NIKOPOL. VELIKO TÂRNOVO & ARBANASSI EXCURSION
Day 4 VIDIN, BULGARIA
Day 5 IRON GATES GORGE–DONJI MILANOVAC. EXCURSION TO LEPENSKI VIR–GOLUBAČ
Day 6 BELGRADE, SERBIA
Day 7 NOVI SAD
Day 8 OSIJEK (DISEMBARKATION)–ZAGREB
Day 9 ZAGREB
Day 10 ZAGREB–KRKA–SPLITOn your way to Split, stop for a guided walking tour at Krka National Park.Tonight, enjoy dinner with regional specialties at a local restaurant.
Day 11 SPLITEnjoy a Walking tour with a Local Guide including Diocletian’s Palace. Free time this afternoon and evening.
Day 12 SPLIT,BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA–STON–DUBROVNIKLeave Split after breakfast and take a Guided walking tour includes the walls and the salt pans. Free time before continuing to Dubrovnik.ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Dubrovnik with an Adriatic Sunset Cruise and Dinner. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time with your AvalonGO mobile app.
Day 13 DUBROVNIK–KONAVLE–DUBROVNIKTake part to a Walking tour with a Local Guide, which includes the Rector’s Palace.In Konavle, enjoy a Walking tour and farewell dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 14 DUBROVNIKYour vacation ends with breakfast this morning.
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