5 days / 4 nights

Along the western shore of the Black Sea

Tour ID: 1067

Day 1 
Bucharest -- Tulcea -- Dunavăţu de Jos (Danube Delta)
Stops / visits:
~ Murighiol / Fort Halmyris 
Afternoon cruise in the Danube Delta. 
Overnight in Dunavăţu de Jos.
Day 1 in brief 
Distance traveled:  335 km (210 miles)
Approx. travel time:  4 hours and 15 minutes (normal traffic, without stops)
Sights/ Activities: Roman / Roman-Byzantine Fort,  Danube Delta wildlife

Day 2
Danube Delta -- Mamaia -- Constanta -- Mangalia
After breakfast,
travel from the Danube Delta to Mangalia, via Mamaia - Constanta
Stops/ visits:
~ Enisala / Enisala Genoese Fortress
~ Constanta, Romania's largest sea port
Dinner and overnight in Mangalia.
Day 2 in brief:
Distance traveled:  215 km (135 miles)
Approx. travel time:  3 hours and 30 minutes (normal traffic, without stops)
Sights/ Activities: Genoese fortress, Constanta landmarks, rural SE Romania. 

Day 3 
Mangalia
(Romania) -- Balchic -- Varna  -- Nessebar -- Burgas (Bulgaria)
After breakfast, travel from Mangalia to Burgas (Bulgaria)
Stops/ visits:
~ Balchic
~ Varna
~ Nessebar
Sightseeing in Burgas.
Dinner and overnight in Burgas
Day 3 in brief:
Distance traveled: 265 km (165 miles)
Approx. travel time: 4 hours and 25 minutes
(normal traffic, without stops plus border crossing wait, if any)

Sights/ Activities: Black Sea coast, Varna, Golden Sands sea resorts, Burgas. 

Day 4
Burgas
(Bulgaria) -- Sozopol -- Istanbul (Turkey)
After breakfast,
Travel from Burgas to Istanbul, via Kirklareli.
Stops/ visits:
~ Sozopol, picturesque Black Sea town. 
180 small stone and wood houses,dating mid-1700s to mid-1800s, built in traditional Bulgarian style have been carefully preserved and offer a unique atmosphere to the place.
Sightseeing in Istanbul
Dinner and overnight in Istanbul 
Day 4 in brief:
Distance traveled: 385 km (240 miles)
Approx. travel time:  4 hours and 55 minutes
(normal traffic, without stops plus border crossing wait, if any)

Sights/ Activities: western Black Sea Coast, rural Bulgaria, Bulgaria sea towns

Day 5
Explore Istanbul
Explore Turkeys largest city: Istanbul
Sights/ Activities: Istanbul Oriental architecture, city-life, shopping

This package includes accommodations:
~ one night in Dunavăţu de Jos/ Danube Delta
~ one night in Mangalia
~ one night in Burgas (Bulgaria)
~ one night in Istanbul (Turkey)

Availability:  year-round

Price: from 296 Euros/ person sharing a double room
           single room supplement: 000 Euros.

Inclusions:
~ ground transportation with car, minibus or coach, 
~ four-nights hotel accommodations,
~ attractions/ museums admission charge,
~ private guide.