For the season 2019, we continue our succesfull 4 days / 3 nights program: Cruise to the Danube Delta on a floating hotel. A program dedicated to those who want to experience the life on the ship for 3 nights, sleeping on waves at night and exploring the secret world of the Danube Delta during the day on a slow boat.
You have included: 3 night of accommodation on the floating hotel (3 *** star), in double cabins with own bathroom, the cruise Tulcea - Crisan - Caraorman Canal - Madgearu Canal - Mila23 - Sontea - Tulcea, all meals for the program described below, 5 boat trips along with a very good GUIDE. Four full days to Discover the Danube Delta relaxed, stay on water, breathe the fresh air and fill your soul with spectacular images.
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Datas of this program, for 2019 season are:
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The column called PLACES refers to the number of available places in that period at that guesthouse. EX: If you see 10 displayed, it means there are 10 places available, if 0 is displayed, it means there are no more places.
The PRICE column defines the price for each period. The price is per person and is expressed in euro (EUR).
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Included in this price:
- The cruise with the Floating Hotel on the route described above
- Accommodation on the Floating Hotel, in double cabins, for 3 nights
- Full board (lunch and dinner on Day1, brakfast, lunch and dinner for Day2 and Day3, breakfast and lunch on Day4)
- The trips described in the program:
- The trip on Day1, on the route Canal 36 – Gorgova (about 5 hours)
- The trip to Letea, in the morning of Day2 (about 4-5 hours)
- The trip on lakes, on Day2, after lunch
- The trip on lakes in Mila23 Village area, in the evening of Day3 (about 3 hours)
- The trip on lakes in Canal36 area, in the morning of Day4 (about 3 hours)
- All necessary taxes, enforced by the local authorities (ARBDD)
- Single room supplement – 100 euro/room/tour
- Binoculars and scopes rentals
- Waterproof cases for equipments and luggage
The price doesn't include:
- Insurances of any kind
Prices for children:
- For children up to 6 years this cruise is NOT recommended.
- Children 6-12 years pay 75% of the package
- Children over 12 years are included to adults.
- Responsibility of children's supervision during cruise belong TOTALY to parents
- All children will wear life jakets during boat trips.
Details for Danube Delta Cruise 2019, 4d/3n
Day 1 – We are waiting for you at the embarkation point, at the end of Tulcea’s Promenade (just at Tulco entrance), at 11:30. Personal cars can be parked in Tulcea, in Tulco courtyard, in a private park, at a cost of 3,5 euro / day / car (the parking price is NOT included in the tour price). After boarding we will have lunch and we will navigate with the floating hotel to Crisan Village. At Mile 36, we board on the big, slow boat and go on the route - Mila Canal 36, Sireasa, Sontea, Lake Nebunu, Lake Baclanesti, Canal 22, Gorgova. The trip will take about 5 hours. At Gorgova we meet again with the floating hotel and we will continue to navigate on the Sulina branch, to the Old Danube. Will stay in achor, in a very nice place, overnight.
The dinner will be at the floating hotel, after sunset.
Day 2 – In the morning, after breakfast (8:30 am), we take the slow boat and depart to the famous village Letea where we will arrive after about two hours of exploration of Magearu canal with the floating islands called "plauri" and tens of hectares of water covered with water lilies. After visiting the village we will travel by car to Letea forest. Here we visit the sand dunes and lush vegetation that have brought this world famous fame.
At noon we will return to the floating hotel. In the afternoon we board the boat again to explore the area of the famous lakes - Bogdaproste, Amiaza, Cazanel and Trei Iezere and to the evening we will meet the floating hotel near the village of Mila 23 on the Lopatna canal. All the time we’ll search for places rich in fauna, especially birds, wild flowers and many other interesting subjects to show why the Danube Delta it’s called a natural paradise.
We await a good dinner aboard the floating hotel
Day 3 – In the morning, after breakfast (8:30 am), we take the slow boat again and explore the lakes around Mila23 area. Are places with many birds and spectacular landscapes. At lunch, we’ll go back to the floating hotel and depart (on the hotel), toward to Canal36. It is a good oportunity to relax on the upper terrace, admiring the wonderful landscape.
Day 4 – Early in the morning, at 5:00 – 6:00, depending by the sunrise hour, will take a sunrise boat trip, the last in this tour. You’ll se a very interesting area, with a lot of birds and beautiful landscapes, an area where you’ll understand the value of the guide :-). After this tour, you’ll come back to the floating hotel, for breakfast and the arrival in Tulcea will be around 10:00.
Danube Delta Accommodation, on floating hotel
Accommodation of the participants in this cruise is done on a 4* floating hotel, in double cabins with 2 twin beds.
Each cabin has its own bathroom (well-equipped), air-conditioned and central heating. All windows are equipped with mosquito nets.
The large saloon has large windows on both sides offering a great view all the time during the cruise. There is also a TV in the lounge (the hotel has a satellite antena).
At the lounge level it is a covered terrace where you can stay in the shade during the cruise and at the upper level you have an open terrace where you can take a sun bath or admire wonderful landscapes.
Danube Delta Trips – useful details
The guide – The guide is from our team. All of them are young guides, locals, for this program we use guides speaking English at good level, they love Danube Delta, they know very well the places, know a lot about plants and birds.
They are NOT specialised guides for birding or photography. If you want a specialised tour, please choose a tour from the proper category.
Another comfort point is the toilet, in the back of the boat.
Our boat speed – Our traveling speed is slow, we are experts in low/medium speed trips, destined for sightseeing of the Danube Delta. Our boats cruising speed is around 10 km/h (6 Miles/h), we will stop at all local attractions, we will take pictures of fauna and flora, gaze at the beautiful sights. We will NOT transform your trip into a boat race.
What you’ll see – At all times we will try to teach you about the places we visit, about the birds and flora we encounter; we look for bird flocks and seasonal flora. Each time of the year has its own beauty and it leaves its mark on the Danube Delta in different ways. We will take you to see different parts on the Danube Delta and help you understand the seasonal changes its going through. Danube Delta has its special place in nature and we'll show you why.
- Trousers and long sleeve blouses
- Watch Cap (not baseball cap) + Sun hat
- Jacket or a raincoat
Please take very seriously the equipment requirement. Weather in Danube Delta can be changeable, especially on the boat, you will feel uncomfortable if you are not well protected.
Tel: +40 763 869 400 | +40 749 120 009
This program is done only with a minimum of 12 people subscribed (maximum 18 persons)! If the number of people is not met, the deposit is returned.
Bookings are based on an advance of 30% of the package price, if the period of departure at the departure day is more than 60 days. 60 days before the day of entry, you also have to pay for the difference.
If the booking is made less than 60 days before departure, the full fare has to be paid.
You can pay the deposit by:
- BANK TRANSFER;
- ONLINE, by card, using EuPlatesc (iPay) system
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 Cruise 4d/3n, 3* Floating Hotel - complete GROUP program 2019
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