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Danube Delta Discovery with Transylvania on Scenic Crystal 2022

From Vienna, Austria to Bucharest, Romania
Length: 20 Days - Departs: Fri, Sep 30, 2022
Sep 30, 2022
Oct 19, 2022

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During this Summer Sales Event, second guest sails FREE on select 2022 & 2023 Scenic Europe and Southeast Asia river cruises. (Not all dates may apply, contact your Travel Consultant for applicable sailings).
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Offers are available for new bookings only made between July 25th – August 14th 2022 on select 2022 & January thru June 2023 European and Asia rivers. Full payment is required within 72 hours of booking. Please use the code BOGO23 for this offer.
Second guest free: When paying full fare for the first guest, receive the second guest fare free. Both guests must be in the same cabin for offer to be applicable. Savings are based on the cruise + upgrade element only, excludes airfare, port charges, land extensions, hotel stays or any other additional items. Not combinable with any other offers. Not combinable with groups. Full payment is required within 72 hours of booking. Some dates exclusions apply.
All offers are inventory controlled and may be extended, cancelled or withdrawn at any time without notice. Scenic reserves the right to correct errors or omissions and to change any and all fares and promotions at any time. For the most up-to-date pricing, availability and offers, please call your Professional Travel Advisor. Offers applicable for legal residents of the 50 United States of America & Washington D.C.

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Exclusive offers are available for new bookings only on 8+ day itineraries across the river product line. Exclusive offers are combinable with public campaigns, early payment savings, save and sail events, 2 week bonus events, show vouchers, loyalty offers, future travel credits and trade incentives unless otherwise specified. Combinable with groups. Not combinable with any other exclusive offers. All offers are inventory controlled and may be extended, cancelled or withdrawn at any time without notice. Scenic and Emerald Cruises reserve the right to correct errors or omissions and to change any and all fares and promotions at any time. For the most up-to-date pricing, availability and offers, please call your Professional Travel Advisor. Offers applicable for legal residents of the 50 United States of America & Washington D.C. Additional restrictions may apply.

River Cruise Itinerary

  1. Day 1
    Fri, Sep 30, 2022

    Raise your glass to the days ahead at this evening’s welcome reception.

    Meals: Dinner
  2. Day 2
    Sat, Oct 01, 2022

    Freechoice: Tour the city of Vienna, or visit the remarkable Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, join a guided bicycle tour to Danube Island, or journey outside the city centre to learn about Vienna’s popular wine region during a tasting.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  3. Day 3
    Sun, Oct 02, 2022

    Freechoice: Explore beautiful Bratislava on a guided walking tour, or visit a sustainable honey producer. Alternatively, journey behind the Iron Curtain to discover Bratislava’s communist-era history, or join a guided cycling tour of the city.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  4. Day 4
    Mon, Oct 03, 2022

    Freechoice: Join a guided city tour, or take an active walking tour of Buda. Alternatively, discover Budapest’s Jewish heritage with a local guide.

    Attend an exclusive classical music concert at the majestic Gödöllõ Royal Palace.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  5. Day 5
    Tue, Oct 04, 2022

    Witness a traditional Puszta horse show. Be greeted by the horsemen of the Puszta region where this type of activity has been practised for centuries.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  6. Day 6
    Wed, Oct 05, 2022

    Freechoice: Discover the city of Pécs, or explore the village of Villány. Alternatively, tour Zsolnay Porcelain Museum.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  7. Day 7
    Thu, Oct 06, 2022

    Freechoice: Be guided through the town of Osijek on foot or by bike.

    Later, join a local family for a hearty home-cooked meal.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  8. Day 8
    Novi Sad
    Fri, Oct 07, 2022

    Freechoice: Join a local guide for a city tour, or journey to the nearby town of Sremski Karlovci. Alternatively, visit Fruška Gora National Park, or take an active hike to Petrovaradin Fortress.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  9. Day 9
    Sat, Oct 08, 2022

    Freechoice: Enjoy an in-depth city tour including Tito’s Memorial, or join an orientation tour of the city. Alternatively, take a cycling tour along the river, or join a local for a walking tour. Or, see another side of Belgrade as you kayak on the Danube.

    Visit the temple of St. Sava and enjoy a choir performance in the Temple Crypt.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  10. Day 10
    Donji Milanovac > Iron Gates
    Sun, Oct 09, 2022

    Freechoice: Enjoy spectacular views over the Danube on a tour of Golubac Fortress, or visit the Lepenski Vir Archaeological site and museum.

    Later, admire the scenery as you cruise the Iron Gates.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  11. Day 11
    Mon, Oct 10, 2022

    Freechoice: Tour Vidin on foot, or opt for a hike to Belogradchik Fortress. 

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  12. Day 12
    Vidin > Silistra
    Tue, Oct 11, 2022

    Relax and enjoy the scenery as you cruise the mighty Danube towards Silistra.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  13. Day 13
    Wed, Oct 12, 2022

    Freechoice: Discover Silistra Fort during an active walking tour, or journey to a nearby local village where you’ll visit a local school.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  14. Day 14
    Saint George > Danube Delta
    Thu, Oct 13, 2022

    Sail to the Black Sea coast. Admire spectacular scenery during your small boat cruise to Mile 0, where the mighty Danube River meets the Black Sea.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  15. Day 15
    Braila > Bucharest
    Fri, Oct 14, 2022

    This morning disembark your Scenic Space-Ship and travel to Bucharest for an overnight stay.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  16. Day 16
    Bucharest > Brasov
    Sat, Oct 15, 2022

    Your journey into the Transylvanian region begins this morning as you transfer from Bucharest to Peles Castle, the former summer residence of the Romanian royal family. It is considered by some to be one of the most beautiful castles in Eastern Europe. Then visit Sinaia Monastery before continuing to Brasov where your local guide will show you the sights before you check into your hotel. Tonight, enjoy a delicious dinner complete with Romanian folklore.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  17. Day 17
    Brasov > Sighisoara
    Sun, Oct 16, 2022

    A true highlight awaits. Visit Bran Castle, home of the legend of Count Dracula.  This afternoon you will arrive into the Saxon town of Sighisoara for an overnight stay, the birthplace of Vlad Tepes and the inspiration for the legend of Count Dracula.

    Meals: Breakfast
  18. Day 18
    Sighisoara > Sibiu
    Mon, Oct 17, 2022

    This morning you will have a choice of touring options in Sighisoara.

    Freechoice: Take a guided tour of this fortified city, or if you’re feeling more active, hike to the Church on the Hill for superb views over the city.

    After some free time continue to the medieval town of Sibiu. Explore its lively squares and colourful streets before checking into your hotel.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  19. Day 19
    Sibiu > Bucharest
    Tue, Oct 18, 2022

    Today visit Cozia Monastery before returning to Bucharest for an overnight stay.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  20. Day 20
    Wed, Oct 19, 2022

    Depart today after breakfast.

    This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

    Meals: Breakfast

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Questions & Answers

Question: Will the day-by-day itinerary change?

Yes, the river cruise itineraries may change due to reasons such as inclement weather or unforeseen events. Your safety is the number one concern aboard and all precautions necessary will be taken in order to ensure passenger safety, including changing itineraries. Please note that when itineraries do change, the ship staff will do their best to substitute any missed port with an alternative destination.

Question: In what language is the river cruise conducted?

The river cruise will be conducted in English only.

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Scenic River Cruise was fantastic. Service and food were both absolutely wonderful. Exceeded our expectations and will travel again with Scenic.

Scenic was more expensive than our other trips But quality was outstanding!

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