Danube Delta and Black Sea Rhapsody

Region: Danube Delta, Black Sea

KEY SITES VISITED/ ITINERARY
Bucharest, Constanta, Mamaia, Danube Delta, Tulcea, Sulina
Trip schedule 2018
any week from May to September

 

Day 1 (Sunday), Arrival in Bucharest

  • Flight  to Bucharest (own)
  • Bucharest Airport-hotel transfer
  • Welcome dinner and get to know round

Day 2 (Monday), Bucharest – Rasova – Mamaia

  • Bus and walking tour of Bucharest, incl. the famous People’s Palace, old town, Archbishop quarter, Art Nouveau tour, green Bucharest
  • Visit of the Rasova vineyards and wine tasting in one of Romania’s top wine cellars
  • Transfer to the Romanian Black Sea coast, in the exclusive Mamaia resort – dinner on the beachfront

 

 

Day 3 (Tuesday), Mamaia – Constanta – Istria

  • Walking tour of Mamaia resort
  • Bus & walking tour of Constanta (ancient Greek name Tomis)
  • Visit of the Istria archeological site, one of the largest port-towns at the Black Sea 2000 years ago
  • Dinner on the beachfront

 

Day 4 (Wednesday), Enisala – Danube Delta

  • Visit of the medieval fortress at Enisala, amazing views of the sea
  • Fisherman’s lunch at the entry gate of the Danube Delta in Murighiol/ Mahmudia
  • 1st boat trip in the early evening for sunset and nature watching

 

Day 5 (Thursday), Danube Delta

  • Early morning boat ride on the channels for sun-rise & birdwatching
  • Fisherman’s lunch and fun group activities taught by locals– fishing basics, rowing
  • 3rd channel trip in the early evening for sunset and nature watching
  • Fisherman’s dinner, stories and photo sharing at Murighiol/Mahmudia

 

Day 6 (Friday), Tulcea – Danube boat trip – Sulina

  • Transfer by bus to Tulcea and quick tour of key sites in Tulcea
  • 1-day boat trip on the Sulina Branch of the Danube Delta
  • Walking tour of Sulina, amazing views of the Black Sea at the Danube’s water mouth
  • Lunch & dinner in Sulina and Tulcea, while listening to funny stories of the local fishermen

 

Day 7 (Saturday), Tulcea – Bucharest

  • One last early morning trip on the channels to say goodbye to birds and fish
  • Hotel-Airport transfer – See you on your next trip to Romania

 

Included services:

  • 6 nights accommodation: 6 nights in top unique authentic 4* locations (hotels, manors)
  • Rich traditional full board
  • All experiences (site entries, encounters, activities, guiding, souvenir)
  • Transportation by premium van/ bus (dep. on group size), max. 200 km/ day
  • Single room supplement: 249 EUR

Optional:

  • Return flight to Romania + any other personal expenses

Our Quality Promise:

  • Tours guided by top professional certified travel guides, with former/ parallel academic or corporate careers (in business fluent German & English)
  • Small groups (max 20) & guaranteed departures
  • Some of the most authentic accommodations in Eastern Europe
  • Handpicked traditional and international restaurants
  • Wealth of activities, events, encounters with locals


  • We can book your flight as well
  • Daily  direct flights to Bucharest from any key European airport with:
    • Main legacy airlines, in particular KLM Air France and Lufthansa
    • Tarom, Romanian Legacy Airline
    • Various low cost airlines: Blueair, Wizzair, Ryanair

Bucharest, Hotel Christina 4*

 

Mamaia, Scapino*

Danube Delta Murighiol, Peninsula Resort 4*

Key highlights:

Discover Little Paris

… with its blend of eclectic …

Art Nouveau architecture

Communist era buildings

and marvelous old town edifices

… enjoying the pubs restaurants in the vibrant old town

Discover the picturesque ruins of ancient Greek port towns

… or medieval fortresses on the Black Sea coast

with spectacular panoramic views from up the hill

or from the Sea…

Meeting locals from the Danube Delta

to see their traditions, their homes…

… and experiences:

All Romanian experiences start with our traditional food…

… and continue with drinking a coffee …. here in one of the world’s most beautiful libraries is also a must for Bucharest

Sunsets at the Black Sea are unique

… just like the wide Black Sea beaches, with fine sands

You will learn how to fish

…and be successful at it

you will experience serenity in the middle of the nature

… eat lots of fish

… and dive deep into to Danube Delta

… by motorboat

… and by smaller boats