Discovering the Danube Delta Tour - A Bird Paradise
On this tour package you will discover the best of the Danube Delta's bird watching. Your specialist tour guide will take you through some of Romania's most protected areas. The delta of the Danube River represents one of the last natural paradises in Europe, a network of channels, lakes, and lushly vegetated forests. It is home to a fascinating mix of cultures and peopleÃ¢â€?and a huge diversity of birds, presided over by the greatest of them all, the pelican.
After a transfer from Bucharest you will be introduced to the town of Tulcea (known as Aegyssus in ancient times) a gateway to the Danube Delta, offering many attractions, among them four museums devoted to art, archaeology, ethnography, and natural history.
During the next 7 days you will be taken on a tour by your specialist tour guide through the Danube's most amazing sceneries with many opportunities for bird watching. Tour highlights include; Mila 23 an interesting fisherman village, situated in the middle of the Danube Delta. Usually in the morning pelicans can be seen just meters away from the houses. Batag Monastery, a beautiful monastery built in the middle of the water, in a wild place. Trekking through the Macin Mountains, the oldest mountains of Europe. Beautiful landscapes, amazing scenery, very rare plants and birds (eg. Oenanthe pleschanka). And Histria, hosting an important number of bird species, especially pratincole, pelicans, ducks, bird of prey, etc.
Accommodations are in charming family run guest houses and pensions offering a warm and personal comfort. Enjoy traditional Romanian meals that will satisfy tour taste buds in every way. This amazing bird watching experience is one not to be missed!
Discover the Birds of the Danube!!!