Romania Cruises

Statue of Carol in Bucharest, Romania
Statue of Carol in Bucharest, Romania

As the final country on the River Danube’s remarkable route through Europe and home of the breathtaking Danube Delta, where the Danube finally empties into the Black Sea, Romania is a magical river cruise destination. Whether you begin or end an unforgettable Fred. Olsen river cruise here, this staggering country is sure to leave a lasting impression, with world-famous natural wonders, enchanting wildlife and a few historical and cultural gems to discover on your journey.

Choose one of our itineraries featuring river cruising along the Romanian Danube aboard Brabant and you’re sure to create memories which will last a lifetime. After embarking, or before disembarking, your riverboat in the charming town of Hirsova, you can venture into the very depths of the Danube Delta on an absorbing sailing through the floodplains, forests and islands of the Lower Danube and during stops at St Gheorghe. This picturesque fishing village, situated at the end of the winding Sfântu Gheorghe branch of the Danube, is the starting point for epic tours to the UNESCO-listed Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve – the unspoilt habitat of hundreds of bird species and other wildlife. [ReadMore]

Alternatively, if you prefer, you could opt to tour to Romania’s capital, Bucharest. Choose to visit this compelling city and you will not be disappointed by the mix of contemporary and historic attractions on display, from architectural treasures such as the 19th century Royal Palace, the magnificent Parliament Palace and a number of centuries-old churches to an abundance of fantastic museums and galleries.

Cruises

Europe's Scenic Rivers
Europe's Scenic Rivers

Departs: Düsseldorf • Wed 02 Oct 2019
23 nights • Brabant • R192628

  • Savour very special sights and experiences in seven incredible countries on this exhilarating, 23-night exploration of Europe’s most scenic rivers
  • Explore Germany, passing through the breathtaking Lower Moselle, Middle Rhine and Main valleys and visiting captivating towns and cities such as Cologne, Würzburg and Bamberg before joining the mighty Danube River for an epic journey all the way to the Black Sea
  • Along the Danube you’ll discover major cities such as Vienna and Budapest; marvel at the stunning scenery of the iconic Iron Gates gorges; have the chance to tour through the remote Danube Delta; and much more

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Eastern European Danube Discovery
Eastern European Danube Discovery

Departs: Budapest • Wed 16 Oct 2019
9 nights • Brabant • R1928

  • Spanning four fascinating countries, this astonishing journey along the beautiful Danube is packed with highlights – simply spectacular areas of scenic beauty and captivating Eastern European cities await your discovery
  • Aboard Brabant, sail the Danube through picturesque countryside and the iconic Iron Gates gorges all the way to the Danube Delta and remote St Gheorghe, gateway to the UNESCO-listed Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
  • En route there are chances to explore stunning Budapest and historic Kalocsa in Hungary; spend a day in the Serbian capital, Belgrade; and in Bulgaria, see the Vidin’s Baba Vida Fortress and admire the elegant architecture of ‘Little Vienna’, Ruse

Fly-cruise from £1,499pp
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Eastern Europe Discovery to the Danube Delta
Eastern Europe Discovery to the Danube Delta

Departs: Budapest • Sun 03 May 2020
14 nights • Brabant • R2004

  • Embark on an epic voyage across Europe, sailing the mighty Danube all the way to the Danube Delta via incredible destinations and regions of spectacular beauty in four remarkably diverse countries.
  • Catch a traditional folklore show in Belgrade and sample Novi Sad’s local cuisine in Serbia; cruise the awe-inspiring Iron Gates gorge; and uncover Bulgarian gems in Vidin, such as the Baba Vida Fortress, and Ruse.
  • Take a boat tour safari of the breathtaking Danube Delta; visit Vukovar, gateway to the glorious Croatian wetlands of Kopački Rit; and in Hungary, learn of the history of paprika in Kalocsa before revelling in the delights of Budapest.

Fly-cruise from £2,799pp
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Cities & Scenery of the Historic Danube
Cities & Scenery of the Historic Danube

Departs: Budapest • Sun 03 May 2020
21 nights • Brabant • R200405

  • Experience the ultimate Danube adventure, sailing through beautiful and historic countries to visit remarkable cities and savour unforgettable scenic cruising through breathtaking, ever-changing landscapes.
  • You’ll visit Belgrade for a traditional Serbian folklore show, navigate the glorious Iron Gates gorge, uncover the Bulgarian delights of Ruse and much more en route to the blissful Danube Delta, Romania’s natural wonderland.
  • On the return journey, highlights will include chances to revel in Budapest’s abundant attractions; admire the postcard-perfect Wachau Valley; and take a walking tour of pretty Passau, with its soaring towers, spectacular palaces and iconic cathedral.

Fly-cruise from £3,899pp
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Eastern Europe Discovery to the Danube Delta
Eastern Europe Discovery to the Danube Delta

Departs: Budapest • Sun 31 May 2020
14 nights • Brabant • R2007

  • Embark on an epic voyage across Europe, sailing the mighty Danube all the way to the Danube Delta via incredible destinations and regions of spectacular beauty in four remarkably diverse countries.
  • Catch a traditional folklore show in Belgrade and sample Novi Sad’s local cuisine in Serbia; cruise the awe-inspiring Iron Gates gorge; and uncover Bulgarian gems in Vidin, such as the Baba Vida Fortress, and Ruse.
  • Take a boat tour safari of the breathtaking Danube Delta; visit Vukovar, gateway to the glorious Croatian wetlands of Kopački Rit; and in Hungary, learn of the history of paprika in Kalocsa before revelling in the delights of Budapest.

Fly-cruise from £2,899pp
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Cities & Scenery of the Historic Danube
Cities & Scenery of the Historic Danube

Departs: Budapest • Sun 31 May 2020
21 nights • Brabant • R200708

  • Experience the ultimate Danube adventure, sailing through beautiful and historic countries to visit remarkable cities and savour unforgettable scenic cruising through breathtaking, ever-changing landscapes.
  • You’ll visit Belgrade for a traditional Serbian folklore show, navigate the glorious Iron Gates gorge, uncover the Bulgarian delights of Ruse and much more en route to the blissful Danube Delta, Romania’s natural wonderland.
  • On the return journey, highlights will include chances to revel in Budapest’s abundant attractions; admire the postcard-perfect Wachau Valley; and take a walking tour of pretty Passau, with its soaring towers, spectacular palaces and iconic cathedral.

Fly-cruise from £3,999pp
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Eastern Europe Discovery to the Danube Delta
Eastern Europe Discovery to the Danube Delta

Departs: Budapest • Sun 11 Oct 2020
14 nights • Brabant • R2025

  • Embark on an epic voyage across Europe, sailing the mighty Danube all the way to the Danube Delta via incredible destinations and regions of spectacular beauty in four remarkably diverse countries.
  • Catch a traditional folklore show in Belgrade and sample Novi Sad’s local cuisine in Serbia; cruise the awe-inspiring Iron Gates gorge; and uncover Bulgarian gems in Vidin, such as the Baba Vida Fortress, and Ruse.
  • Take a boat tour safari of the breathtaking Danube Delta; visit Vukovar, gateway to the glorious Croatian wetlands of Kopački Rit; and in Hungary, learn of the history of paprika in Kalocsa before revelling in the delights of Budapest.

Fly-cruise from £2,999pp
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Cities & Scenery of the Historic Danube
Cities & Scenery of the Historic Danube

Departs: Budapest • Sun 11 Oct 2020
21 nights • Brabant • R202526

  • Experience the ultimate Danube adventure, sailing through beautiful and historic countries to visit remarkable cities and savour unforgettable scenic cruising through breathtaking, ever-changing landscapes.
  • You’ll visit Belgrade for a traditional Serbian folklore show, navigate the glorious Iron Gates gorge, uncover the Bulgarian delights of Ruse and much more en route to the blissful Danube Delta, Romania’s natural wonderland.
  • On the return journey, highlights will include chances to revel in Budapest’s abundant attractions; admire the postcard-perfect Wachau Valley; and take a walking tour of pretty Passau, with its soaring towers, spectacular palaces and iconic cathedral.

Fly-cruise from £4,099pp
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