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The Danube Delta
Danube Delta
River Cruise
River Cruise
Great European Odyssey

The Danube

from £3,099.00 23 2

  • Full Board Full board
Make an epic journey through the heart of Europe

EXCLUSIVELY FOR SAGA

Marvel at stunning natural wonders, wildlife and timeless architecture on this extensive cruise as you sail from the Black Sea along the Danube and Rhine.

Includes selected drinks with lunch and dinner and four excursions

Including...

  • Travel insurance and additional cancellation cover
  • Five excursions
  • Return flights and transfers
  • UK travel service
  • Full board
  • Wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • And more…
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Day 1 UK to Galati

Galati

Fly to Bucharest and transfer to Galati where you embark Regina Rheni II and enjoy a welcome dinner.

Danube Galati Romania Europe

Day 2 Day 2 Galati

St George Cathedral, Galati

Enjoy a day of independent exploration. Admire the Romanian Orthodox cathedral, St George, and the restored Opera House.

Danube Galati Romania Europe

Optional excursions

An optional full-day excursion visits the monasteries of Dobrogea, with lunch included.

Day 3 Galati to Danube Delta

Danube Delta

Depart early this morning to cruise the beautiful Danube Delta. An optional half-day excursion is available. Board a smaller boat to explore Europe's second largest delta and look out for over 300 species of birds.

Danube Chiciu Romania Europe

Optional excursions

An optional half-day excursion is available for the Danube Delta leg.

Day 4 Day 4 Chiciu to Rousse

Bucharest

Join an included excursion to Bucharest, the capital of Romania.

Danube Rousse Bulgaria Europe

Day 5 Day 5 Rousse to Nikopol

Nikopol

Leave Rousse very early this morning for Nikopol where you will have a free afternoon.

Danube Nikopol Bulgaria Europe

Day 6 The Iron Gates Gorge

Iron Gates Gorge

Cruise through this dramatic gorge en route to Belgrade.

Danube Belgrade Serbia Europe

Day 7 Belgrade to Novi Sad

Belgrade

This morning's optional city tour visits Belgrade.

Danube Novi Sad Serbia Europe

Day 8 Mohács

Mohacs

Soak up the culture of Hungary in a region at the very heart of the country’s folk traditions.

Mohacs Serbia Europe Danube

Day 9 Budapest

Budapest

Arrive in Budapest early this morning and discover the attractions of this city of two halves.

Danube Budapest Hungary Europe

Day 10 Budapest

Budapest at night

Before departing at lunchtime you have an included city tour to explore Budapest further.

Danube Budapest Hungary Europe

Day 11 Bratislava to Vienna

Bratislava riverfront

Enjoy a morning in Bratislava on an included guided tour. Continue to Vienna, arriving this evening.

Danube Vienna Austria Europe

Day 12 Vienna to Dürnstein

Vienna

Enjoy an included tour of Vienna, then cruise to Dürnstein.

Danube Dürnstein Austria Europe

Day 13 Dürnstein to Melk

Melk Abbey

Spend this morning exploring Dürnstein then cruise through the scenic Wachau region to Melk, where you will spend the afternoon. Depart early evening and start your cruise to Passau.

Danube Melk Austria Europe

Optional excursions

Perhaps visit the Benedictine Abbey on an optional excursion.

Day 14 Passau

Passau

Arrive in Passau at lunchtime for an afternoon exploring before you sail early this evening.

Danube Regensburg Bavaria Germany Europe

Day 15 Day 15 Regensburg to Kelheim

Regensburg

Enjoy the morning in Regensburg.

Main Kelheim Bavaria Germany Europe

Day 16 Nuremberg

Nuremburg

Join an included excursion to see the sights of the city.

Main Nuremberg Bavaria Germany Europe

Day 17 Bamberg

Bamberg

Visit Bamberg this afternoon, said to be the best-preserved medieval town in Germany.

Main Bamberg Bavaria Germany Europe

Day 18 Day 18 Würzburg

Wurzburg

Take the opportunity to explore Würzburg. The Residenz Palace is one of Europe's most impressive baroque palaces – perhaps visit it on an optional excursion.

Main Würzburg Bavaria Germany Europe

Day 19 Miltenberg

Miltenberg

The historic market town of Miltenberg has many attractions including a castle and old Town Hall.

Main Miltenberg Bavaria Germany Europe

Day 20 Rüdesheim to Koblenz

Rudesheim

Spend the morning discovering Rüdesheim. Cruise to Koblenz, arriving early evening.

Rhine Koblenz Rhineland-Palatinate Rhineland Germany Europe

Day 21 Koblenz to Cochem

Cochem

Relax during your cruise to Cochem, arriving late afternoon.

Moselle Cochem Rhineland-Palatinate Rhineland Germany Europe

Day 22 Cochem to Bernkastel

Bernkastel

Leave Cochem early this morning for Bernkastel, set in the heart of the Moselle wine region.

Moselle Bernkastel-Kues Rhineland-Palatinate Rhineland Germany Europe

Day 23 Schweich to Merzig

Merzig

Arrive at Schweich for a visit. Continue to Merzig where you moor overnight.

Saar Merzig Saarland Germany Europe

Optional excursions

From Schweich you may wish to join an optional excursion to Trier.

Day 24 Merzig to UK

Regina Rheni II

Disembark Regina Rheni II and travel to Luxembourg for your return flight to the UK.

Saar Merzig Saarland Germany Europe

2 nights

Bucharest

Two-night pre-extension with breakfasts

Before your holiday, spend two nights at the locally rated 4-star Novotel Bucharest (4Q), which enjoys a central city location. The hotel blends classic architecture with modern facilities, and features a restaurant serving international cuisine, a bar with views over Victoriei Boulevard, an indoor heated pool, fitness centre and steam room. All 258 bright and contemporary bedrooms are equipped with a television, tea and coffee-making facilities, free Wi-Fi internet access, minibar and hairdryer.

£3798

nights

Transylvania

EXTEND YOUR HOLIDAY

3 nights from £249

Half board, with two included excursions.

£3798