4-Day Tour in the Danube Delta: Boats, Birds & Fisherman Villages

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The UNESCO Danube Delta is a miracle garden: over 4,500 species of animals, birds and vegetation live in this area, considered the best preserved natural biosphere in Europe! A hidden gem, unspoiled sanctuary for natural life. On this Danube Delta trip you will discover its best and wildest scenes, do bird watching, enjoy a unique fish-based cuisine from the locals and admire spectacular sunrises!

Moments to expect in this Danube Delta trip:

  • Day 1: Departure from Tulcea & entering the Danube Delta

    Day 1: Departure from Tulcea & entering the Danube Delta

    We meet in Port Aval - Tulcea at 16:00 and go on a 4-hour boat ride to your guesthouse for the next 4 days. We will travel by boat, through one of the most beautiful parts on Danube Delta, a good introduction to the area. In the evening you will enjoy a traditional fish-based dinner. After the meal we will discuss what we have planned for you next.

  • Day 2: Looking for birds on the lakes of Sulina chanel!

    Day 2: Looking for birds on the lakes of Sulina chanel!

    After breakfast - we're headed for the lakes! Depending on Danube water level and info we get on where large groups of birds are feeding, we plan our routes for the 2 boat rides of the day. We return to the village for a break [lunch NOT included], then go out again. When we get back (after sunset), another traditional dinner will be waiting for us after an impressive day! Then, you can relax in the gardens of the Delta.

  • Day 3: The simple life in Letea village

    Day 3: The simple life in Letea village

    After breakfast, we get on our boats and ride to Letea Village. A dozen houses secluded and peaceful with friendly locals. Seeing how simple their life is will be an experience in itself! You can take part in a group lunch [12 Euro/pers] at a beautiful fisherman's home where our hosts will cook a traditional stew with catch of the day from the Delta! Then we go on a trip to visit the famous Letea Forest!

  • Day 4: one last ride in the Danube Delta

    Day 4: one last ride in the Danube Delta

    After breakfast, we will take you back to Tulcea on the last boat ride of 3-4 hours, arrival at 12:00. You can enjoy one last view of the splendid and rich Danube Delta, before we say our goodbyes. Depending on weather and river conditions, we might take a different route back.

  • Stay at an authentic guesthouse

    Stay at an authentic guesthouse

    The guesthouse you will be staying at on this tour is special: comfortable and modern, with a generous courtyard and welcoming hosts, you will be treated with delicious meals cooked with fresh fish and local, home-grown products! The food culture in the Delta is unique for cooking fish in slow-cooked stews and various stuffings - delicious like nothing you've tasted before!

Tour price: 2 x €350
How it works
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  3. Flexible payment
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Location details

  • Starting point: Tulcea
  • Nearest airport: Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
  • Nearest train station: Tulcea
  • Landscape: Danube Delta Nature

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