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8 Day Balkan Jewels - Bucharest to Budapest

From £2,939pp

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All sightseeing excursions included*

Early booking savings*

Free drinks & included gratuities*

Private uk chauffeur service included*


Cruise Overview

  • Duration 7 nights
  • Departs 17 May 2021
  • Sails from Giurgiu, Romania
  • Ship MS AmaStella
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍1613465‍

Your Itinerary

Private UK Chauffeur Service from your home address to the airport Mon 17 May 2021

Your Private UK Chauffeur Service will transfer you to the airport in style

Fly from London to Bucharest, Romania Mon 17 May 2021

(regional flights may be available on request)

Giurgiu

Giurgiu, Romania Mon 17 May 2021

Giurgiu

Upon arrival, transfer to your 5★ luxury river ship in Giurgiu for your seven night all-inclusive river cruise. This evening, enjoy a welcome dinner on board (D)

Cruises around Europe

Rousse - Veliko Târnovo, Bulgaria Tue 18 May 2021

Cruises around Europe

In Veliko Târnovo, a local expert will guide you through this medieval city (B,L,D)

Belogradchik, Bulgaria

Vidin – Belogradchik, Bulgaria Wed 19 May 2021

Belogradchik, Bulgaria

Explore Baba Vida Fortress in Vidin. Raised upon the remains of the ancient town of Bononia, the medieval castle dates back to the 10th century. Afterwards, venture to Belogradchik to uncover its ancient fortress on the northern slope of the Balkan mountains. You’ll also see the town’s unique rock formations (B, L, D)

Iron Gates

Cruising the Iron Gates Thu 20 May 2021

Iron Gates

Cruise through the Iron Gates and experience one of the most awe-inspiring natural wonders you will encounter on this cruise (B,L,D)

Petrovaradin Fortress in Novi Sad Serbia

Novi Sad, Serbia Fri 21 May 2021

Petrovaradin Fortress in Novi Sad Serbia

★Freedom of Choice★ Get out and explore Novi Sad or call in on a local farmstead (B,L,D)

Kalocsa, Hungary

Kalocsa – Puszta, Hungary Sat 22 May 2021

Kalocsa, Hungary

★Signature Experience★ Uncover all things Hungarian today with a cultural cavalcade in Kalocsa. Local handicrafts are on show at the Folk Art House, then visit a paprika producer. Afterwards, a farm in Puszta is the perfect setting for a stellar horse show and authentic Hungarian lunch (B,L,D)

Austria, Danube river cruises

Budapest, Hungary Sun 23 May 2021

Austria, Danube river cruises

★Freedom of Choice★ The active may like to hike to Gellert Hill, or perhaps enjoy a more relaxed culinary walk through Budapest’s Great Market Hall. Alternatively, set out on an insightful tour of the Hospital in the Rock. Later enjoy your farewell dinner (B,L,D)

Austria, Danube river cruises

After breakfast, disembark the ship Mon 24 May 2021

Austria, Danube river cruises

Danube river cruises

Transfer to the airport for your flight to London Mon 24 May 2021

(regional flights may be available on request) (B)

Arrive in London Mon 24 May 2021

Private UK Chauffeur Service from the airport to your home address Mon 24 May 2021

Your Private UK Chauffeur Service will transfer you home in style

What's included *

  • INCREDIBLE Launch Savings
  • PRIVATE UK Chauffeur Service included for all bookings of up to 75 miles
  • All-inclusive river cruising on board your 5★ award-winning luxury river cruise ship including:
  • - All meals and complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks on board
  • - All sightseeing included
  • - Butler, room service, complimentary laundry and Champagne on arrival for select suites
  • Enriching and exclusive Signature Experiences - Cruise Director & expert local guides
  • Freedom of Choice Sightseeing – Let your curiosity come alive and tailor your holiday around your own interests – at no additional cost
  • Return scheduled flights from London (regional flights may be available on request)
  • Flexible Booking Cover – Choice to transfer your holiday up to 100 days prior to departure. Offer available when booked by 8.30pm 30th September 2020
  • Plus, book an Ocean View or above by 8.30pm 16th August 2020 and receive a FREE Trio of British Wine

The 2021 5★ No-Fly All-Inclusive Balkan Jewels

Book today and earn up to £58.78 off your next ROL Cruise booking

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Cabins & Prices

* Prices shown are per person, based on two adults sharing a twin cabin and include all cruise offer discounts and savings.

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Twin Window

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Twin Window Suites are among the largest entry-level suite categories on Europe's rivers. Featuring twin windows, they offer the comfort, size, amenities and sophistication of Panoramic Balcony Suites.

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Panoramic Balcony Suite

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Featured in almost all of our suites, our Panoramic Balcony Suites feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that slide open. This transforms your indoor seating area into an enclosed balcony, offering fresh air and unimpeded views of Europe’s waterways.

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Owner's + Suite

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Retreat to unimaginable luxury in your Owner’s Suite+. Measuring a huge 350 square feet, they present both a Panoramic Balcony and a large Outside Balcony.

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Twin Balcony Suite

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Twin Balcony Suites feature both a Panoramic Balcony and an Outside Balcony. With enhanced floor space, the style and design of these exclusive suites cannot be equaled.

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The Ship - MS AmaStella

Leading the way in luxury and comfort, Concerto River Ships represent a revolution in ship design. They are the grandest ships on Europe’s rivers and present a wealth of exclusive facilities and suites. Concerto River Ships are the only ships in Europe that present Twin Balcony Suites, featuring a large Outside Balcony and a Panoramic Balcony. The high staff-to-guest ratio onboard means you will experience incredible standards of service from APT.

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* Terms & Conditions

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Booking conditions of APT Group and Reader Offers Limited Agency terms of business apply. Fares are per person based on two adults sharing, except single cabins and may increase or be withdrawn at any time. Offer applies to new bookings only. Savings are based on two adults sharing. Drink inclusions are subject to the cruise lines t&c's. Eurostar options may operate indirect and may require a change of stations, transfers between stations not included. May be subject to availability and charge may apply. Tours are subject to change, are non-transferable and may not be suitable for guests with mobility restrictions. Please note, walking tours are weather dependent. Private UK Chauffeur Service is included within 75 driven miles of selected UK departure airports and available to UK mainland addresses only. Additional miles can be purchased at a supplement. Please ask for more details. Please note, itinerary is subject to change due to water levels and other uncontrollable factors. Meals are included as stated B=Breakfast L=Lunch D=Dinner. 5 star refers to the cruise element only. Please note ship names are subject to change. Cruise Miles T&Cs apply. E&OE

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New 2021 International bookings made before 30 September 2020 will have APTs COVID Flexible Booking Cover applied at no additional cost. Not valid on Tailor Made Holidays.

The 2021 holiday package can be postponed up to 100 days prior to the departure date and must be booked onto a new date within 12 months of the original tour date. Any funds paid to the APT Travel Group will be transferred onto the tour less any standard airline fees, in some cases airfares will be non-refundable (if applicable). The COVID Flexible Booking Cover date change can only be redeemed once. This does not replace travel insurance, which you are recommended to purchase at time of booking

Trio of Wine is based on one per booking for UK mainland addresses only when booking an Ocean View or above by 8.30pm 16th August 2020. 

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