Romania is one of the most inciting travel destinations in the world, offering pleasant surprising adventures. This tour introduces you in the atmosphere of the South Eastern part of Romania named Dobrogea – the gate to the magnificent UNESCO Biosphere Reservation which is the Danube Delta.
Photos courtesy of Lucia Munteanu-Zubas
Itinerary: Northern Dobrudgea – Histria – Jurilovca – Danube Delta Biosphere Reservation
Duration: 3 – 11 days
Departures: All year round. Some activities are subject to weather conditions.
Price: According to tailor made tour
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Spectacular landscapes. Rare birds. Traditional villages.
Dolosman Promontory and Argamum / Orgame fortress
On good weather conditions, prepare for a remarkable panorama over Razim Lake, strong wind and an apart charm of the fortress’ walls if sunshines favors you, not to mention the flora and fauna you can find there. Otherways, come back on a warmer day !
Archaeological sites: Histria
By the middle of the 7th century BC, the colonists from Miletus founded a Greek colony on the Dobrudgea coast of Pontus Euxinus (the Black Sea) that had to exist for 14 centuries, until the 7th century AD. It was one of the first Greek colonies founded in the basin of this sea and the oldest on its west coast. Here it was the oldest town attested on the territory of the nowadays Romania.
This is a less known destination, of a wild beauty, situated in the middle of a fairy tale landscape neighboring the Black Sea and the Danube Delta, last one an unique wetland on UNESCO World Heritage List for its biodiversity and stunning sceneries.
Before having lunch on the only steam war ship in the world you must stop for an hour or two at Danube Delta Museum. Later you can enjoy a leisure afternoon in Tulcea city.
Danube Delta Biosphere Reservation
Prepare yourself for a 6 hours boat round-trip across Danube Delta Biosphere Reservation. This includes a 2.5 hours 4×4 cars guided ride through the forest with 700 years old trees and the only one in Europe with lianas. Lunch box from resort. Leisure afternoon in a resort.
Another 6 hours boat round-trip across Danube Delta Biosphere Reservation is scheduled for today. This time it includes 4 hours visit of the Pirates’ Capital. And lunch in Sulina. Leisure afternoon in a resort. Danube Delta culinary safari.
Salute the pelicans
Did you ever imagine you could have your coffee with the pelicans ? Well, we did. So here you are watching the pelicans colony from only 30-40 m away. Sunrise breakfast, coffee & drinks with the pelicans – guide from the resort. Lunch in the resort. Wild peonies and beach.
Open fire lunch atop mountains.
Day trip to some of the oldest mountains in Europe formed in the second part of the Paleozoic – by your own car; picnic, guide and car assistance from resort.