Spectacular Danube to the Black Sea

Overview

Spectacular Danube to the Black Sea

Stretching all the way from the German Black Forest to the Black Sea in Romania, the Danube is the second-longest river in Europe.

What's Included

  • All Inclusive
  • Return flights from Birmingham
  • FREE drinks on-board including beer, wine, selected spirits, cocktails, soft drinks, water and speciality coffees and teas
  • Four included excursions: Kalosca and Belgrade Transfers, Panoramic Bratislava and Budapest Guided City Tour
  • Services of a Shearings Cruise Manager
  • Overnight stay in Munich before joining your cruise
  • Transfers
  • Admire the stunning scenery and wildlife of the Danube Delta
  • Cruise through the spectacular Iron Gate Gorge
  • Explore the fantastic Danube cities of Vienna, Budapest and Bratislava
  • Discover Belgrade, the largest city in Serbia

Hand Picked By

Joanne Greenway

Want to discover popular European waterways and sail along scenic destinations in true contemporary style? Shearing and A-ROSA cruises offer you intimate and relaxing holiday experiences, exploring renowned riverside cities and breathtaking landscapes. Once on board any of the five premium ships, you can enjoy comfortable luxury cabins, extensive sun-decks, tasty culinary delights and plenty of on-board activities and cultural excursions to exciting destinations and landmarks - everything you need for an unforgettable holiday. Here we have showcased fly-cruises but they are also available by rail or coach.

Joanne Greenway

Additional Information

  • Departure Date: 11th June 2020
  • Duration: 17 nights
  • Highlights: Stretching all the way from the German Black Forest to the Black Sea in Romania, the Danube is the second-longest river in Europe.

Ship Overview

MS A-ROSA Viva

The A-ROSA VIVA provides a welcome escape from everyday life. She currently sails on the scenic waterways of the Seine. On board, you’ll find it so easy to relax, whether you’re simply lounging on the spacious sun deck, taking a dip in the whirlpool, challenging your fellow cruisers to a game of shuffleboard, a game of giant chess, or a round on the putting green.

MS A-ROSA Viva Profile

  • Length: 135 metres
  • Width: 11.4 metres
  • Passenger capacity: 202
  • Passenger decks: 4
MS A-ROSA Viva Deck Plan

Full Itinerary

Day 1: Embark in Englehartsell, cruise to Vienna

Days 2-4: Vienna- Budapest – Kalosca – Mohacs

Admire spectacular scenery as we sail along the Wachau Valley to Vienna. Take in the city’s amazing sights before we continue to Budapest with an included city tour. Onwards to Kalcosa with a transfer to enjoy this Baroque town. Our cruise reaches Mohacs, which has played an important part in Hungary’s history.

Days 5-8 Belgrade – Ruse- Tulcea

We reach Belgrade, Serbia’s Capita. Admire stunning scenery as we cruise along Europe’s largest river gorge - the Iron Gate Gorge - which forms the border between Romania and Bulgaria. On to Ruse and join an optional tour to admire this picturesque town, famous for Neo-Baroque and Neo – Rococo architecture and often called ‘Little Vienna’. We the then continue to Tulcea, once part of Bulgaria

Days 9-13 Oltentia – Giugui – Donji Milanovac – Novi Said – Vulkovar

We cruise to Oltenita and Giugiu in Romania. One of the cruise highlights is sailing the Danube Delta with a wealth of scenery and wildlife. We sail back through the Iron Gate Gorge to Novi Said, who’s famous landmark is the Petovaradin Fortress. Then onto historic Vukovar located at the confluence of the Vuka and Danube Rivers

Days 14- 16 Mohacs – Bratislava – Melk

Onto Bratislava via Mohacs to enjoy an included panoramic guided tour. We continue onto Melk, home to a majestic abbey, before continuing to Englehartszell.

Day 17

Disembark and fly home

Additional Information

  • Departure Date: 11th June 2020
  • Duration: 17 nights
  • Highlights: Stretching all the way from the German Black Forest to the Black Sea in Romania, the Danube is the second-longest river in Europe.

Cabin and Fares

Cabin TypeGuide PriceAdditional InfoCabinEnquire
Outside CabinFrom £3572ppIncludes flights from BirminghamView Cabin

Outside Cabin

16sq. m

Cabins include a shower and bath tub, outside views, climate control, phone, TV, safe, hair dryer, mini bar, plus tea and coffee facilities.

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View Cabin

Outside Cabin

16sq. m

Cabins include a shower and bath tub, outside views, climate control, phone, TV, safe, hair dryer, mini bar, plus tea and coffee facilities.

Enquire Now