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Boat tour in Danube Delta

6 days
Danube Delta,
Private tours in Romania
Nature and wildlife,

Considered to be the last wild territory of Europe, the Danube Delta is a paradise of nature which preserves a large variety of birds and fish species. It is a wonderful mix of culture, fishermen villages and old customs and it is one of the most popular regions to spend your vacation in Romania. Our proposal is a special way to explore this area – a boat cruise in the Danube Delta. Along the 4 days trip we’ll sail through the huge maze of water canals and lakes. We’ll visit the beautiful Letea forest and the old Sulina harbour. The boat has a capacity of maximum 10 people, with 360 degrees view, onboard toilet, space for luggage, etc The boat ensures a safe and comfortable cruise in Danube Delta. Accommodation will be made in 3 stars guest houses located in Mila 23 village. Optional you can choose for different standards and hotels. Obviously tasting the local cuisine is part of the delicious experience.

Highlights

Danube Delta nature, water canals, wildlife

Prices

Details Price
euro/person – for groups of 8 people 465
euro/person – for groups of 6 people 505
euro/person – for groups of 4 people 605
euro/person – for groups of 2 people 870
Single room supplement 150
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The price include

• 5 nights accommodation • Meals as specified: 5 breakfast, 3 lunches, 3 dinners • Transport by boat (catamaran type), max capacity 10 people, toilette on board • 4 days access permit in Danube Delta Reservation • Letea forest visiting tax • transport by car / minivan Bucharest – Tulcea – Bucharest • Bucharest hotel-airport transfer

The price not include

• other meal not mentioned as included • drinks • fishing license • personal expenses

The price include

• 5 nights accommodation • Meals as specified: 5 breakfast, 3 lunches, 3 dinners • Transport by boat (catamaran type), max capacity 10 people, toilette on board • 4 days access permit in Danube Delta Reservation • Letea forest visiting tax • transport by car / minivan Bucharest – Tulcea – Bucharest • Bucharest hotel-airport transfer

The price not include

• other meal not mentioned as included • drinks • fishing license • personal expenses

Day 1. Bucharest arrival – transfer to Tulcea

Arrival at Bucharest Airport. Meet our driver and transfer to Tulcea ( approx 4 hrs driving time).
Overnight in Tulcea at Esplanada Hotel****.

Day 2. Tulcea – Boat tour in Danube Delta

Boat Tour in Danube Delta
Cruise in Danube Delta
Boat trip in Danube Delta

Breakfast. At 9.00 AM boarding on our boat, catamaran type, max capacity 10 people, toilette on board. We are starting to sail on the Danube Delta water canals and lakes, admiring the beauty of nature and wildlife. Danube Delta is one of the best places in the World for birdwatching programs.
Today we will sail through Baclanesti lake, Fortuna Lake, Olguta canal.
Check-in at your guest house in Mila 23 village. Authentic local lunch (lipovenesc) based on fish. On request other menu is possible.
In the afternoon we’ll be back on the boat and we’ll relax on a boat trip to Ligheanca lake.
Return in the evening at Mila 23 village.
Dinner at the guesthouse
Overnight in a 3 stars guesthouse in Mila 23 village.

Danube Delta cruise

Day 3. Danube Delta cruise

Danube delta boat tours
Danube Delta
cruising on Danube Delta

Breakfast. We’ll continue our cruise in Danube Delta visiting other amazing places such us: Lopatna canal, Miazazi lake, Matita lake, Merhei lake, Sidor canal. Stop to visit Letea forest, with its fairy tail landscapes. It is the northest subtropical forest from Europe. Here can be seen more than 500 species of plants and a couple thousand species of animals and insects.
Picnic lunch.
In the afternoon we’ll continue our boat trip in Danube Delta sailing along Madgearu canal, Old Danube canal, Bogdaproste lake, 3 Iezere lake, Eracle canal and we’ll end the day back to Mila 23.
Dinner at the guesthouse
Overnight in a 3 stars guesthouse in Mila 23 village.

Danube Delta

Day 4. Mila 23 – boat trip in Danube Delta

Letea forest
Sulina
Sulina

Breakfast. Another enjoyable day and new things to visit. Our target today will be the old town Sulina, a very important port and trade center since 19th century. We’ll visit the Old lighthouse built in 1869, today an interesting museum. Other highlights are the Palace of the European Committee for Danube, dating since mid 19th century, the local graveyard, Sulina beach, etc.
Picnic lunch. Return to Mila 23. Dinner and overnight in the same guesthouse.

Vacation in Danube Delta

Day 5. Mila 23 – Tulcea - Bucharest

Sunrise in Danube Delta

Breakfast. Check-out. It is the last day on the water from our Danube Delta cruise. We are heading back to Tulcea, the access gate in the Danube Delta from where we have started our trip on the water.
At Tulcea we’ll say farewell to our boat captain and to the Danube Delta and you’ll start a drive back to Bucharest. 
Check-in the hotel. Time at your leisure.
Overnight in a central located 4 stars hotel.

Day 6. Bucharest - departure

Breakfast. Time at your leisure. 
Transfer to the airport according with your flight time.

Payment and Cancellations Policy for Danube Delta boat tour

Payments
To secure your booking a deposit of 100 euro/person is required.
The final payment has to be made within 15 days prior to the tour start.
The payments can be made online by credit card or by banking transfer
In certain circumstances can be made cash or card on arrival
Cancellations
Special conditions. If an emergency situation occurs (pandemic, disasters, revolution, war, etc) and the Romanian authorities or the authorities from the traveler’s country impose restrictions to travel, to enter or leave the country, the cancellation can be made anytime without any penalty.
Standard conditions. If none of the above mentioned situations occur the cancellation policy is:
No penalty will apply if the cancellation is made with minimum 15 days prior to the tour. Any deposit paid will be refunded in maximum 10 days.
20 % penalty fee applies if the cancellation is made with 5-14 days prior to our departure.
50% penalty fee apply if the cancellation is made with less than 5 days prior the tour start or in case of NO SHOW.

 

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Why to book this tour?

A boat tour in Danube Delta is the perfect choice to explore this amazing area with all its beauty.
We’ll sail on a catamaran boat type with a maximum capacity of 10 people, with 360 degrees view from the deck, toilette on board. You’ll have full comfort and safety to enjoy this cruise in Danube Delta.
The boat can sail with reduced speed on narrow canals allowing you to come closer and to „surprise” the birds and their life activities. The beauty of the Danube Delta consists in the maze of small water canals, islands, lakes, quiet places much less visited by the large and faster boats.
It will be a real adventure in Danube Delta, a unique experience and an unforgettable memory.
The boat tour in Danube Delta is starting and ending in Tulcea, the main access gate. We will stay 3 nights at a local 3 stars pension located in Mila 23 village. For those who like food based on fish it is the best place in Romania to try it. There are other food choices too.
Join us for a great vacation in Danube Delta.