Passage to Eastern Europe featuring Transylvania - 2023

9-night river cruise with Budapest, Kalocsa, Mohacs, Vukovar, Belgrade, Donji Milanovac, Iron Gates, Ruse • Bucharest
  • Drying paprika spice, Kalocsa, Hungary, Europe
    DISCOVER PAPRIKA BREAD MAKING, EMBROIDERY, AND EGG PAINTING DURING A FOLKLORE WORKSHOP IN KALOCSA
  • Feet and legs of dancing Bulgarian girls in traditional dresses.
    ENJOY A FOLKLORIC DANCE PERFORMANCE BY LOCAL CHILDREN ONBOARD
  • The grand, sprawling Parliament building reflected in the clear Danube waters.
    REVEL IN FASCINATING TRADITIONS AND STORYBOOK SCENERY AS YOU CRUISE THROUGH FIVE COUNTRIES
  • The quaint and colorful village of Veliko Turnovo with the river running through.
    SPEND A FULL DAY IN CHARMING 12TH-CENTURY VELIKO TARNOVO, WHERE YOU'LL LUNCH WITH LOCAL STUDENTS
  • Peles Castle lit up by sun rays amid mountains and forest, like a fairy tale.
    TRAVEL TO LEGEND-HAUNTED TRANSYLVANIA IN CENTRAL ROMANIA
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$4,999
  • $416
    PER DAY
  • 12
    DAYS
  • 29
    TOURS
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Warsaw & Krakow (Pre-Trip)

6 DAYS FROM $1,399

Transylvania, Romania (Pre-Trip)

4 DAYS FROM $999

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HIGHLIGHTS

Our Eastern Europe River cruise Journey Highlights have been hand picked by our overseas Travel Planners. Our Cruise Travel Planners rely on their intimate knowledge of the destination and their conversations with our travelers to provide you with the very best video highlights of Eastern Europe!

Kalocsa Folklore
Kalocsa Folklore

Attend a folklore workshop on egg painting, embroidery, and the making of traditional Hungarian paprika bread

Bulgarian Dance
Bulgarian Dance

Enjoy a delightful folkloric dance performance by local children who come onboard your ship

Onboard Lectures
Onboard Lectures

Contextualize your discoveries through our enriching Vantage Lecture Series and learn about the European Union, Serbia Today, and more

Budapest
Budapest

Spend two nights in Budapest and enjoy a Vantage-exclusive visit to its Parliament

Veliko Tarnovo
Veliko Tarnovo

Spend a day in Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi, where you’ll lunch with local students and attend an Orthodox choir performance

Peles Castle
Peles Castle

Head to Sinaia, a former royal summer retreat, and visit the fairytale-worthy Peles Castle

Bucharest
Bucharest

Embark on a city tour of Bucharest, including a visit to the sprawling People’s Palace

IRON GATES OF THE DANUBE
IRON GATES OF THE DANUBE

Take in the view as you cruise this dramatic gorge between Serbia and Romania

Home-hosted lunch
Home-hosted lunch

Join a Croatian family for a riveting home-hosted lunch that offers a glimpse into local life and food

Pécs
Pécs

Soak in the charming town of Pécs on a walking tour that includes a visit to the city’s UNESCO-listed Necropolis

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