From the Danube to the Tisza, through the Real Hungary (port-to-port cruise)

From Budapest to Tokaj, between wild beauty and authenticity, take a journey to the heart of Eastern countries. Cruise from the Danube to the Tisza discovering unique and treasured traditions throughout Hungary, Croatia and Serbia. Experience 9 unforgettable days during which you will visit cities full of culture, history and breathtaking architecture and landscapes.

Trip code : BUT_PP

Duration : 9 days

Destination :

Travel Dates :2021

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included

 

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

 

  • Embark on an authentic journey to the heart of traditions and unspoilt wilderness
  • Visit the Opusztaszer National Historical Heritage Park
  • Discover(1):
    • Southern Hungary with the charming town of Pécs
    • Szeged, "Sun City"
    • Hortobagy Nature Park, the largest steppe in all Central Europe
    • Tokaj and its wines*

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail with the crew before dinner. Dinner will be served on board. We'll head out for a tour of Budapest "by night".

Join us for an optional guided tour of Budapest.
In the afternoon, we'll leave on an optional excursion to Gödöllö Palace. It is famous for being a favorite place of Empress Sissi. Our ship will cruise to Mohacs.

We'll reach Mohacs and set out on an optional tour of Pécs, regional center of southern Hungary. We'll spend the afternoon cruising to Novi Sad.

Join us for an optional excursion to Novi Sad, the industrial and financial center of the Serbian economy and a major cultural center. After our tour, we'll begin to cruise on the Tisza, the largest river in Hungary, passing through unforgettable countryside. Enjoy an evening of entertainment. We'll continue on to Kanjiza.

Once we arrive in Szeged, join us for an optional guided tour of the city. The afternoon and evening are free to do as you please.

We'll begin to cruise early in the morning towards Csongrád. Join us for an included excursion to Ópusztaszer National Heritage Park. We'll continue to cruise across the Great Plains in Southern Hungary, before reaching Szolnok in the evening.

We'll cruise across Lake Tisza, the second largest lake in Hungary - a true paradise in the middle of the Great Hungarian Plain. Once we arrive in Tiszafüred, join us for an optional excursion to Hortobágy, one of the largest stretches of meadowlands in the Puszta. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

We'll have an early morning start heading towards Tokaj. Join us for an optional guided tour of this wine-growing region, famous the world over for its sweet Tokaji Aszu wine*. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.

DAY 9

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

***Important Note***

For operational reasons and passenger safety, Tweet World Travel and its suppliers reserve the right to change, vary, modify or cancel any itinerary or arrangement in relation to the tour/cruise as considered necessary.

This Cruise is not recommended for persons with reduced mobility.

All of our cruises/excursion require a reasonable level of fitness. Every traveller on our cruises is required the ability to walk around sights on uneven surfaces in both urban and rural / mountainous areas unaided. You will be getting on and off cruises, coaches and boats, walking around the sights and climbing some steps.

Please read our cruise itinerary carefully for outline of activities to help you select the right holiday for you.

Important notes:
• All persons must be fit and physically able to partake unaided in their chosen activities/packages/tours /cruise etc. as outlined in the itinerary.

• All parties acknowledge the physical demands and hazards involved in the tour or cruise they will be undertaking and have chosen to participate at their own risk.
We provide a wealth of dining experiences and venues. Most meals during the cruises are onboard or at famous restaurants during excursion, with the menus handpicked and planned to highlight a perfect mix of Local and Western cuisines.

• Meals onboard are a cultural culinary experience: Continental breakfast buffets with a rich menu are offered daily, while lunch and dinner are set menus.

• Gala evening: The gala evening is a long-awaited tradition in the world of cruising. This is the night we like to dress up, although no dress code is imposed. The crew all in their dress uniform, are presented to the passengers who are invited have a pre-dinner drink with the captain in the company of the purser, and the head chef.

Note: It is your responsibility to notify us of any dietary requests/requirements. We will do our best to meet your request/requirements, however, cannot guarantee that it can always be accommodated.
The currency accepted on board is the local currency or US dollar. You can pay in dollars or using an international credit/debit card (Visa and MasterCard) at the end of the cruise. It is recommended to have some local currency or US dollars in cash with you during your cruises.
A range of activities and entertainment are provided on board:

• Before dinner, games and quizzes are hosted by our entertainers in the lounge bar

• On the sun deck, where you can stroll alone, be with family or friends or sit comfortably in the sun loungers, gymnastics sessions are organised in the morning whilst enjoying the magnificent views of the landscapes that pass by.

• The panoramic lounge bar, the library and the "piano bar"
• Depend on the destination, lectures on subjects related to the history and geography of the places visited, are offered in the lounge bar.

• Some evenings, the dance floor of the lounge bar comes to life with musical evenings, folk groups or singers

• Some cruises have variety evenings where the crew members reveal their hidden talents are also provided.
All cabins are air-conditioned and double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom

• Triple Share: Available upon request
• Bedding Configuration: Double or twin bedding (subject to availability).
• Adjoining / Interconnecting Rooms: Not Available
• Laundry service: Not Available
• Wi-Fi: All the cruise is equipped with free Wi-Fi available in all lounges / bars and receptions. For some destination it is available in the cabin.
After purchase, you will receive a Booking Confirmation and Passenger Information Form by email. Within 24 hours of purchase you need to send us a copy of your passport together with your Passenger Information Form.

After purchase, you are required to make a deposit or full payment for your order. Please note most of our deposit is non-refundable. Please check your booking and your invoice for the Terms and Conditions which apply specifically to your booking.

If you would like to cancel your booking, please refer to our cancellation terms.

Please note:
• Any special requests, preferences MUST be clearly stated in your Passenger Information Form
• Any change requested after submitting your Passenger Information Form cannot be guaranteed, is strictly subject to availability and will incur surcharges
Safety Net Protection is not included in our tour/cruise packages. If you wish to purchase safety net protection, an additional fee of $105 per person will be incurred. This is only valid for a one-time use (claim).

Safety Net Protection enables passengers to amend their tour and/or river cruise 15 days prior to departure, to another tour/cruise to the same destination, departing in the same year (once only) without any applicable cancellation charges or penalties.

The new tour/cruise must be at the same cost or higher but cannot be at lower cost than the initial cruise/ tour booked. If the passenger chooses the higher cost option, then the additional difference amount must be paid. However, no modifications shall be accepted less than 15 days prior to departure.

Important notes:
• Safety Net Protection is payable immediately at the time of making the deposit payment. Once purchased, Safety Net Protection is not refundable
• Safety Net Protection does not apply for airfares or third-party fees and charges.
• Safety Net Protection allows for amendment ONLY, not cancellation.
• You will be responsible for all your personal belongings while on the tours. It is your responsibility to make sure your room is secure.
Tipping is not compulsory and is not included in this cruise. We believe that if you choose to tip, you should only pay for the service you receive.

In general, tipping is widely accepted as a way to show your appreciation of good service but is not compulsory. Tipping is expected and often makes up a large part of people's wages.

• If travel on a river cruises and happy with the services provided by your crews and service onboard. Recommended tips - For the crew members on board the ship - $10US per day per passenger.

• If you are happy with services provided by your tour guides and drivers, a tip is appreciated. Recommended tips - For the guides and drivers - $6US per day per passenger.
You must carry your own luggage from/to the coach and to/from the hotel or cruise. The driver/crews and his assistance will assist with the uploading/off-loading of your luggage.

Please note:

• You will be responsible for all your personal belongings while on the tours/cruises. It is your responsibility to make sure your room/cabin is secure.

• Tweet World Travel will not be liable for any loss or damage to your luggage or other personal belongings.
Our products DO NOT include Travel Insurance. Travel insurance is not included in our cruises and shore excursions.

For your protection, we strongly recommend that you purchase comprehensive travel insurance for your travel arrangements (without limitation) that include coverage for medical expenses, loss of luggage, cruise, land content and airfare charges that may occur.

You need to provide us your Travel Insurance details upon booking, or at least before 30 days prior to your departure.

If you do not have travel insurance prior to your departure, we retain the rights to refuse boarding/joining our tours or cruises. We might refund / provide travel credits for you, less any unrecoverable fees including but not limited to admin fees, visas fees, other suppliers’ cancellation fees. We won’t be held liable for any costs associated with this matter.
FAQ & Travel Blog

Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day - onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists) - double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom - assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess - welcome cocktail - gala dinner - onboard entertainment - travel assistance and repatriation insurance - all port fees.

Please note:  this cruise doesn’t include the entry visa for the country it travels to. Make sure you have acquired a valid visa before travelling and joining the cruise. Check whether a single entry or multiple entry visa is required/ available.

When assisting with an international travel booking, we assume that all travellers in the booking have a valid Passport and Visas to enter to the country it travels to. Passports must be valid for the countries through which a ship or tour passes. It is the responsibility of each passenger to ensure the validity and conformity of their passport/Visas.

It is the customer’s responsibility to make sure that the travellers have the valid visas and/or correct visa type to enter the destination country they are travelling to. Travellers might need to present the visas at multiple checkpoints and may be refused to fly out of their countries, if the visa documents cannot be presented. If such an event occurs, we won’t be liable and the travellers will be deemed as “no-show”. Please check our Terms & Conditions for penalty for “no-show”.

Visa and other entry and exit conditions (such as currency, customs and quarantine regulations) change regularly. Contact the nearest Embassy or Consulate for up-to-date information.

Important Note:

  • All travellers must have a valid passport for international travel and most countries require at least 6 months validity from the date of return and some countries require a machine‐readable passport.
  • Some countries require visas and re‐entry permits which meet the requirements of immigration and other government authorities.
  • It is your sole responsibility if any fines, penalties, payments or expenditures incurred as a result of such documents not satisfying the requirements of those authorities.
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CLASSIC EXCURSIONS PACKAGE - 2020

Included in tour package Budapest by night Budapest Château royal of Gödöllö Pecs Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci Szeged National park of Hortobagy Tokaj (tasting)

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 524.16 AUD

On-board : 614.02 AUD

CLASSIC
CLASSIC EXCURSIONS PACKAGE - 2021

Included in tour package Budapest by night Budapest Château royal of Gödöllö Pecs Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci Szeged National park of Hortobagy Tokaj (tasting)

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 535.81 AUD

On-board : 625.66 AUD

1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Tour of Budapest

In the company of our guides, we will leave for a panoramic tour of Budapest, the Pearl of the Danube. First we will head for the hills of Buda by crossing the Elizabeth Bridge and we will go up to th

DURATION 04:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 48.83 AUD

On-board : 54.06 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
EVENING
Budapest by night

Explore Budapest by night from the comfort of our coach. Your guide will show you the charms of this capital city with its turbulent but incredibly rich past. Despite the vicissitudes of history, Buda

DURATION 02:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 48.83 AUD

On-board : 54.06 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Guided tour of Gödöllö Castle

Departure by coach for Gödöllö Castle. In the company of your guide, you will visit Gödöllö Castle, one of the most important and largest Hungarian Baroque palaces, commi

DURATION 04:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 80.22 AUD

On-board : 88.94 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Excursion to Hortobagy Park

Departure by coach to visit Hortobagy Park. Created in 1973, Hortobagy national park is located on the Great Plain of Hungary: the Puszta. Hortobagy Park is one of Europe's largest expanses of gra

DURATION 04:30 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 115.10 AUD

On-board : 127.31 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Guided tour of Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci

We'll set off by coach to visit the town of Novi Sad. Capital of the autonomous region of Vojvodina, Novi Sad is also the second largest town in Serbia, going by the size of its population. The to

DURATION 03:30 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 54.06 AUD

On-board : 59.30 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Guided tour of Pecs

Departure by coach to visit beautiful Pécs in Southern Hungary. Pecs was first mentioned in old Latin documents as "Quinque Ecclesiae” in relation to the materials from five former C

DURATION 04:30 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 80.22 AUD

On-board : 88.94 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Guided tour of Szeged

Departure by coach for the guided walking tour of Szeged. The privileged geographical location of the city explains a human presence going back several thousand years. Szeged was founded by the Romans

DURATION 03:30 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 73.25 AUD

On-board : 81.97 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Tasting in a wine cellar in Tokaj

Departure by coach in the company of your guide towards the Tokaj vineyards and the Hetszölö domain, considered to be the most beautiful in all of Tokaj. You'll be greeted by an oenologi

DURATION 03:30 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 90.69 AUD

On-board : 101.15 AUD

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