2019 Danube Discovery Details

2019 Danube Discovery Details


The following prices include the cruise, port & fuel costs, and the Dracula Extension. They are based on double occupancy and a minimum of 20 paying passengers. A limited number of single spaces are available only in Categories B & C. Single supplement price by request. Airfare is not included.

  • Category A: Upper Deck $3979
  • Category B: Middle Deck $3779
  • Category C: Lower Deck $3480


  •   Arrival and departure transfers
  •   Accommodations for 10 nights/11 days in all outside cabins in the category of your choice
  •   Total of 30 meals: 11 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 10 dinners on the cruise, see below for inclusions on Dracula Extension
  •   FREE wine/beer/soft drink/water for both Lunch and Dinner daily while on the cruise portion
  •   Water/coffee/hot chocolate station 24 hrs + early riser breakfast, afternoon cake and late night snacks
  •   Shore excursions, daily sightseeing programs, onboard lectures and folklore performances/music concerts and other surprises as outlined in the itinerary (excludes options not included by BET)
  •   Live 2 piece band playing each evening
  •   Professional English speaking Cruise Directors and local, English speaking guides throughout.
  •   1-night first class hotel with buffet breakfast in Bucharest. (Novotel, Capital or similar)
  •   Port fees and cruise fuel surcharges (Included in BET price)
  •   Transfers if purchasing Cruise Only (Included in BET price)


  •   VIENNA, AUSTRIA City tour including Belvedere Palace park
  •   BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA City tour including mini-train ride and Primate Palace City tour including Fisherman’s Bastion
  •   BUDAPEST, HUNGARY City tour including Fisherman’s Bastion
  •   OSIJEK, CROATIA City tour with wine tasting & live entertainment
  •   NOVI SAD, SERBIA Walking tour including Petrovaradin Fortress
  •   BELGRADE, SERBIA City by bus & walking tour
  •   VIDIN, BULGARIA City Tour including Baba Vida’s Fortress
  •   BUCHAREST, ROMANIA City tour including Parliament House (outside)


  •   Welcome drink on arrival and info meeting
  •   Lectures on Balkan History and Modern Balkans today
  •   NEW: An Onboard concert of Gypsy Music (Budapest)
  •   Serbian Folklore performance and fashion show on board (Belgrade)
  •   Farewell cocktails and Captains Gala Dinner
  •   AUDIVOX devices for all shore excursions and FREE WI-FI (wherever available)


  •   Any travel and document fees including Visa requirements (none currently required)
  •   Costs of a personal nature such as laundry, telephone, liquor, souvenirs, etc.
  •   Tips to Crew, Cruise Directors, local guides and other staff along the route(suggested Tipping amounts will be advised)
  •   Any increases in costs due to unforeseen circumstances such as; additional fuel surcharges,exchange rates or Government imposed taxes and fees not known at this time.


    •  Roundtrip transfers between Bucharest and Brasov (2 hrs)
    •  2 nights first class 4* hotel accommodations (ARO Palace/Capitol or similar)
    •  2 buffet breakfasts, 1 dinner at the hotel,
    •  Sightseeing of Peles Castle, Brasov City, and Bran Castle 
    •  Special Farewell Dinner and overnight in Bucharest as described earlier