Balkan Gems

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Includes return flights from the UK. Board your luxury river ship in Budapest. Cruise the Danube for seven nights, stopping to explore riverside towns in Hungary, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria.

  • Take a fully guided tour through the vibrant Serbian city of Belgrade, rich in history and beauty.
  • Sail through the dramatic Iron Gates gorge, where the Danube narrows as it winds between Serbia and Romania.
  • Follow in the footsteps of Elisabeth of Bavaria, embark on an imperial train journey, then tour Godollo Palace (May to September).
  • Europe
  • Hungary
  • Romania
  • Austria
  • Vienna
  • Bulgaria
Tour Types
  • Cultural
  • River Cruise
  • Scenic
  • Singles
  • History
  • Luxury
  • Cruise
Day 1: Arrive Budapest, Embark Ship
Fly from the UK and arrive into Budapest and be transferred to your river ship.
Accommodation: Seven Nights, a Concerto River Ship

Day 2: Budapest
Enjoy a morning city tour of Budapest before time at leisure to explore further.

Day 3: Mohacs
The choice is yours in Mohacs today.

Day 4: Vukovar
Today is all about your Signature Experience.

Day 5: Belgrade
Today, select your preferred sightseeing inclusion.

Day 6: Iron Gates
Cruise through the Iron Gates and experience this awe-inspiring natural wonder.

Day 7: Rousse
Choose your inclusions today.

Day 8: Disembark Ship, Depart Bucharest
This morning after breakfast, disembark your ship and transfer to Bucharest Airport for your return flight to the UK.

Dates Price Single Availability
14-Apr-2021 for 7 Nights Flight Included View live deal View live deal
21-Jun-2021 for 7 Nights Flight Included View live deal View live deal
29-Sep-2021 for 7 Nights Flight Included On Request View live deal View live deal

Touring with APT

It’s the extra little things APT think of that make your journey totally unforgettable. Whether it’s the inspirational destinations; eye opening experiences; or the fact that so much is included in the price, rest assured APT takes care of everything.

Learn from expert inside knowledge whilst you explore iconic sites – as well as discovering undiscovered gems at lesser known locations. Experience a new perspective on the world as the sights, sounds and flavours of unfamiliar cultures are vividly brought to life by their hand-picked local guides. And enjoy the unparalleled level of care and attention APT has refined over 90 years of family ownership.

APT offer a choice of Luxury or Essential river cruises and tours (Essential holidays are operated by APT Travelmarvel). There’s so much included from excursions, tipping, port charges and flights. Luxury even includes private home-to-airport  transfers and a range of Signature Experiences, giving you once-in-a-lifetime moments. And because everyone is different, the Freedom of Choice concept allows you to tailor your sightseeing in select locations, your way, at no additional cost.

But it’s the attention to detail in their personal service that truly sets APT apart. Their guests think so too. They’ve given them a 5 star TrustPilot rating.

Delight in every detail. That’s the APT Difference.


tour details

This tour is operated by APT

7 nights from pp; per Night
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Meals:7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
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