It is a canoe tour, of 7 days / 6 nights in Danube Delta, for paddlers with an average degree of experience in camping, used to sleep in a tent and compact the luggage. It is not a difficult tour but we must be careful to respect the key points of camping every night, as scheduled.
[Adventure] = A total adventure program, you'll sleep in a tent (your tent) and each participant is carrying his own luggage in canoe. Basically we provide a place in a canoe, a good guide, all our knowledge of the Danube Delta and canoess pick up at the final point.
6 days of canoeing through the Danube Delta, an exceptional guide, unforgettable nights in tent. An excellent route, crossing the Danube Delta from Tulcea to Letea and back to Mila23, through the most beautiful places, in a very nature friendly way.
Datas of this program in 2018 are:
|Group code||Period||Available places|
|CSZ 07||25 Jun - 1 Jul||0|
|CSZ 08||2-8 July||0|
|CSZ 09||9-15 July||0|
|CSZ 10||16-22 July||0|
|CSZ 11||23-29 July||0|
|CSZ 12||30 Jul - 5 Aug||0|
|CSZ 13||6-12 August||0|
|CSZ 14||13-19 August||0|
|CSZ 15||20-26 August||0|
|CSZ 16||27 Aug - 2 Sept||0|
|CSZ 17||3-9 September||16|
|CSZ 18||10-16 September||16|
|CSZ 19||17-23 September||16|
|CSZ 20||24-30 September||16|
|CSZ 21||1-7 October||16|
The price of this tour is:
* Want to book a group of at least 8 people ? Call for Price!
The price includes:
- A place in a canoe during this tour.
- Instructor, will go with you in a single kayak.
- Visitors fee to the Danube Delta.
NOT included in the price:
- All camping equipment (tent, sleeping bag etc)
- Food and water (or other drinks)
- Any kind of insurance (travel / luggage / life)
- Accommodation in pensions / hotels (we can book for you the accommodation but is not included in the tour price)
Child Policy in Canoe:
- Children up to 14 years will participate together with a adult (1 child / 1 adult)
- Children up to14 years will only go in a canoe with an adult.
- Supervision of children during the tour lies with the adult in whose care is
- All children will wear life jackets as long as they are in the canoe, no matter how good swimmers they are.
Day 1 - Meeting at Tulcea (at 12:00) to Port Aval - Tulcea, put canoes on the water, load luggage, sign the papers and start on the water.
We paddle downstream on the Danube to Mila36 channel and from there we go throught the marshland, NOT on the Danube. We'll be on the Danube for 4-5 km. We go on Garla Sireasa to Cot Candura (intersection with Sontea). We paddle slowly, we have enough time. May occasionally stop to stretch our legs and in the afternoon already looking for a good place to camp.. We set the tents tents.
There will be a long halfday paddling, we try to not get muscle soreness or corns, if we have beginners, we put more emphasis on the development of rowing technique, we have a very good instructor who will show us all you need to know.
Day 2 - Around 7:00 am wake up and prepare the breakfast (on your own), after that we start a new tour, we have to reach Mila23 Village today, here you'll find shops so you can refresh you stocks of water and fresh food. We are going on channels as far as we can from the motor boats ways, we want to show you as much of the wilderness of these places.
We stop for lunch in a picturesque place where we organize a fire so you can cook.
In the evening we camp near the village Mila 23, on a high and good for camping place.
Day 3 - We wake up and start in a exloring tour of wild places of the Danube delta, we watch the birds and vegetation in this unique area in the world. Easily paddled through wild areas, very beautiful, we stop for lunch at the Monastery of St. Athanasie, at Stipoc and then we continue the trip to Matita, wherewe prepare for the night.
Day 4 - We wake up and start a very light tour, to recover after the previous days. We make our route on small and wild channels, were motor boats can not acces very easy. We cross lakes Matita, Miazazi, Lung, Sfistofca and reach the channel Dovnica in the evening, where we have a good place for camping.
Day 5 - We depart in the morning to Letea village, cross Lake Merhei and channel Sidor,we''ll have on our right, very close, the largest pelicans colony in Europe (Rosca - Buhaiova) so we see a lot of pelicans coming or leaving , fishing or making their siesta in wide spirals, in huge flocks. At noon we are in Letea where (optional) you can visit Letea Forest or you can eat a traditional lunch in the village, at a local house (tour guide will handle the bookings, if you want to visit the forest or to eat lunch, you have to tel to the guide in the morning, to have time to organize the car for Forest visit and the locals to prepare the lunch). In the village are shops where you can buy water / food but the offer is quite limited, are small village shops.
Then we go to Sulina, on a gorgeous canal, full of water lilies and birds and we camp near or even in Sulina, if we can reach the city on daylight.
Day 6 - Today we finish the canoe tour to Sulina, the city near the Black Sea! We paddle downstream on the Danube to the city basin. Under no circumstances will not exit to the Sea throught the navigation chanel, heavy ship traffic can be dangerous for inexperienced paddlers.
In the evening, our boat will take canoes and you can sleep again in the tent or we can book a room for you at one of the hotels or guesthouses in the area.
Day 7 - You can leave Sulina (if you want) with passenger ships of Navrom (recommended!), at 7:00 or take a speed boat for transfer (we can do the bookings for you).
If you want to stay for more days in Sulina, you can request us an offer for accommodation or a complet tour.
The canoes we use, are touring canoes, very good quality, proudly made in Romania.
Please have you:
- Tent, sleeping bag, sleeping pad
- Seasonal clothing - sun hat, long sleeve blouses, warm clothes for the evening / morning. Necessarily thin waterproof clothing.
- Sun Protection Solutions
- Reppelent solutions
- You can take hydration solutions, energizing juices (NOT RedBull but athlete variants) and sweets for energy during the day.
- Waterproof protection for mobile and photo equipment
- Impermeable bags or barrels for clothing and equipment
- All the food and water you'll need. You can take from Tulcea only what you need for first 2 days, in Mila23 and Letea you can buy fresh food and water.
Please take serious personal equipment, in the night on the marshland, nobody will come to bring you what you are missing.
In a canoe, you can get wet so everything sensitive to water have to be protected (phones, cameras etc). Please have with you waterproof bags.
You have to take with you only what is necessary, the space in canoe si limited.
Tel: +40 763 869 400 | +40 749 120 009
This program is done with minimum 2 persons subscribed!
Bookings are done based on a deposit of 20% of the total price of the program you choose.
You can pay the deposit by:
- BANK TRANSFER;
- ONLINE, by card, using EuPlatesc (iPay) system
We also take Holiday Vouchers (only Romanian). You can pay in any currency, including Bitcoin and Ethereum.
The price difference will be paid to arrival, in cash (RON or EUR) or by card (any currency) or any of the payment systems from above.
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Danube Delta Canoe Tours, Tulcea - Sulina, 7d/6n - program 2018
- Brand: Discover Danube Delta