2024 : Passage to Eastern Europe : Bucharest to Budapest

Sail to lands rich in traditions

See Bucharest's 3,000-room Palace of Parliament. Make banitsa bread with a home cook in Vidin. Explore Belgrade's Ottoman and European treasures, including 6th-century Kalemegdan Fortress. View the Danube's towering Iron Gate. Visit a Croatian family's Osijek home. Witness Hungary's daredevil Puszta horsemen. Behold Budapest's grandeur. Once hidden behind the Iron Curtain, the eastern Danube still has secrets to reveal on this enriching cruisetour.

Viking Inclusive Value

MORE FEATURES, SERVICES AND EXCURSIONS INCLUDED:

  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase
  • Visits to UNESCO Sites
  • Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances

    ALL STATEROOMS INCLUDE:

  • Outside staterooms with river view
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Voltage: 220V & 110V (US outlet), plus USB ports
  • Queen-size Viking Explorer Bed with optional twin-bed configuration
  • All Upper & Middle Deck staterooms have a full veranda or French balcony (a floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door)
  • Private bathroom with shower; heated floor & anti-fog mirror; premium Freyja toiletries; robes & slippers (upon request)
  • 40" or 42" flat-screen Sony TV with infotainment system featuring Movies On Demand, plus CNBC, CNN, FOX & more
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & individual climate control
  • * All amenities on board Vikings; amenities vary on other ships.

    Day by Day

    Day 1 - Bucharest, Romania


    This vibrant capital city is the center of Romanian culture, art and architecture.

    Day 2 - Bucharest, Romania


    Bucharest is Romania's cultural capital. Its original fortress, the first of many, was built to protect the Walachian state from the Turks.

    Day 3 - Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria


    Often referred to as the "City of the Tsars", Veliko Tarnovo is located on the Yantra River.

    Day 4 - Vidin, Bulgaria


    The city retains its old-world charm with its fairy-tale minarets, domes and other charming architecture.

    Day 5 - Golubac, Serbia


    This fortified medieval town sits along the shores of the mighty Danube River.

    Day 6 - Belgrade, Serbia


    Situated at the confluence of the Sava and Danube Rivers, Belgrade is one of the oldest cities in Europe.

    Day 7 - Osijek, Croatia


    The fourth-largest city in Croatia, Osijek is located near the confluence of the Drava and Danube Rivers.

    Day 8 - Kalocsa, Hungary


    The quaint town overflows with Hungarian culture and is steeped in the piquant flavor of paprika, the 'red gold' that flavors the local goulash.

    Day 9 - Budapest, Hungary


    Budapest is aptly called 'Paris of the East' for its beautiful evening illumination and reflected lights in the Danube's waters.

    Day 10 - Budapest, Hungary


    Riverside beauty, a vibrant cultural scene and elegant Art Nouveau architecture converge in Budapest.

    Day 11 - Budapest, Hungary


    Hungary's enchanting capital straddles the banks of the Danube, the majestic Chain Bridge uniting it all as a dramatic centerpiece.

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    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer
    Offer valid through 9/30/2023
    Duration
    11 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Ullur

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    DayPortArriveDepart
    Day 1Bucharest  
    Day 2Bucharest  
    Day 3Veliko Tarnovo  
    Day 4Vidin  
    Day 5Golubac  
    Day 6Belgrade  
    Day 7Osijek  
    Day 8Kalocsa  
    Day 9Budapest  
    Day 10Budapest  
    Day 11Budapest  
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