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Legends of the Balkans - Bucharest to Budapest

From £1,789pp

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Drinks & Gratuities Included*

Shore excursions included*

Return flights & overseas transfers*

Early booking savings of up to £1,000*


Cruise Overview

  • Duration 7 nights
  • Departs 28 Mar 2022
  • Sails from Bucharest, Romania
  • Ship Travelmarvel Polaris
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍1762358‍
  • Voyage code ‍EUTCGB08F‍

Your Itinerary

Fly from London Mon 28 Mar 2022

Cruises to Europe

Bucharest, Romania Mon 28 Mar 2022

Cruises to Europe
Giurgiu

Giurgiu Mon 28 Mar 2022

Giurgiu

Standing between Romania and Bulgaria, Giurgiu’s political past has created a unique destination on a Danube cruise.

Cruises around Europe

Rousse, Bulgaria Tue 29 Mar 2022

Cruises around Europe
Cruises around Europe

Veliko Tarnovo Tue 29 Mar 2022

Cruises around Europe

Veliko Tarnovo is a town in north central Bulgaria and the administrative centre of Veliko Tarnovo Province

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Arbanasi Tue 29 Mar 2022

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Vidin Wed 30 Mar 2022

Vidin is a port town in north-western Bulgaria by the Danube River. Renowned for its wines, Vidin has also two well preserved medieval fortresses; Baba Vida and Kaleto, which are the city’s main attractions.

Belogradchik, Bulgaria

Belogradchik Wed 30 Mar 2022

Belogradchik, Bulgaria

Belogradchik is a town in Vidin Province, Northwestern Bulgaria, the administrative centre of the homonymous Belogradchik Municipality.

Travelmarvel Polarlis, APT

At Sea Thu 31 Mar 2022

Travelmarvel Polarlis, APT
Petrovaradin Fortress in Novi Sad Serbia

Novi Sad, Serbia Fri 01 Apr 2022

Petrovaradin Fortress in Novi Sad Serbia

Novi Sad is the second-largest city in Serbia and is located by the banks of the Danube River between Budapest and Belgrade.

Kalocsa, Hungary

Kalocsa Sat 02 Apr 2022

Kalocsa, Hungary

Kalocsa is a town in Bács-Kiskun county, Hungary. It lies 142 km south of Budapest. It is situated in a marshy but highly productive district, near the left bank of the Danube River. Historically it had greater political and economic importance than at present.

Austria, Danube river cruises

Budapest, Hungary Sun 03 Apr 2022

Austria, Danube river cruises

Danube river cruises

Transfer to the airport for your flight to London Mon 04 Apr 2022

Arrive in London Mon 04 Apr 2022

What's included *

  • Incredible Early Bookings Savings of up to £1,000
  • Overseas transfers, port charges and tipping
  • Return scheduled flights from London (regional flights may be available on request)
  • Sail aboard Brand New Contemporary Class ships
  • All delicious on board meals, freshly prepared by an expert chef to reflect regional flavours
  • Enjoy a four-course affair in the Constellations Restaurant on board your stylish 4★ river ship
  • FREE house wine, local beer and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board
  • INCLUDED gratuities
  • All sightseeing shore excursions and on board entertainment
  • Exclusive Insider Experiences – unique sightseeing activities, memorable interactions with the local people and exclusive culinary experiences
  • Freedom of Choice touring allowing you to tailor your holiday around your own interests (on select sailings)
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Cruise Director and local guides
  • All port charges, taxes and tipping
  • ABTA & ATOL Protection
  • Flexible booking terms - choice to transfer the cruise to another APT cruise up to 100 days prior to departure with no change fee
  • BOOK today with Just a Deposit and Pay Later*
  • Plus, book an Ocean View or above by 8pm 19th April 2021 and receive a Case of Six Fine Wines with our compliments

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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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Category D

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Twin Windows – 153 sq. ft/14.2m2

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Category E

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Twin Windows – 153 sq. ft/14.2m2

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Category A

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French Balcony – 167 sq. ft/15.5m2

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Category A+

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French Balcony – 167 sq. ft/15.5m2

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Category B

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French Balcony – 167 sq. ft/15.5m2

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Category B+

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Category C

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French Balcony – 167 sq. ft/15.5m2

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Category P

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French Balcony – 167 sq. ft/15.5m2

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Owner’s Suite

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French Balcony – 258 sq. ft/24m2

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The Ship - Travelmarvel Polaris

  • Occupancy182
  • Length443 ft (135.03 m)
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Experience the Difference

  • Our ABTA membership & ATOL license protects all our package or tailormade holidays booked through ROL Cruise so you can book with confidence knowing you are fully protected
  • Award winning Cruise Miles® loyalty programme; with over 400,000 UK members
  • Winners of more than 50 Cruise Awards over the last 5 years
  • The UK's No.1 Independent Cruise Specialist; delivering impartial advice
  • Customer satisfaction at 98% and a Feefo score of 4.8/5.
  • Expert staff with over 1,000 years of combined travel expertise offering 5★ service
  • Flexible Payment Options Available
  • Celebrating our 25th year as a cruise-only specialist
  • Key strategic partner with the major cruise lines
  • Voted The UK & Ireland's No.1 Ocean Cruise Specialist in TTG's 2020 Top 50 Travel Agencies Awards
  • Ambassadors representing us and guiding our customers onboard and at key locations on their holidays

Frequently Asked Questions about APT Cruising

Does APT Cruises have a flexible cancellation policy?

Does APT Cruises have a flexible cancellation policy?

Yes, APT Cruise does have a flexible cancellation policy. They are currently offering increased protection and flexibility allowing you to change the date of your 2021 or 2022 river cruise up to 100 days prior to departure with no change fee (airline fees may apply). To take advantage of this cover, you must book before 8pm 28th February 2021.


Last updated: 14.04.21

* Terms & Conditions

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Booking conditions of APT Group and Reader Offers Limited Agency terms of business apply. This tour is operated by Travelmarvel, part of the APT group. Fares are per person based on two adults sharing, except single suites, may increase or be withdrawn at any time. Offer applies to new bookings only. Ports may require a tender. Regional flights will incur supplementary costs and may require an additional overnight stay. Tours are subject to change, are non-transferable and may not be suitable for guests with mobility restrictions. Savings are based on two adults sharing. Itinerary is subject to change due to water levels. Some images used are for illustrative purposes. Drink inclusions are with lunch & dinner & are subject to the cruise lines t&c's. Meals are included as stated B=Breakfast L=Lunch D=Dinner. Cruise Miles T&Cs apply. E&OE

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Our ABTA membership and ATOL license protects your holidays booked through ROL Cruise, so you can book with confidence knowing you are fully protected. *Please note ATOL protection is only applicable to Fly Cruises*

Flexible booking terms are subject to the Cruise Lines terms and conditions. Airline fees may apply.

Please refer to your ROL Cruise paperwork for your Balance Due Date

Case of six fine wines is based on one per booking for UK mainland addresses only when booking an Ocean View or above by 8pm 19th April 2021.

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