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Birdwatching Tour 5d/4n in Danube Delta

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What to Expect

Day 1: Departure time from Tulcea, from Port Aval – Tulcea, is at 16:00

Stop At: Danube Delta, Tulcea Romania
We wait for you half an hour before this time, in order to fix payments and other details.
From here we will take you to Mila 23 Village. You will travel by boat, through one of the most beautiful parts on Danube Delta, searching for birds all the way, until Mila 23 Village. Usually, the transfer takes 2-2,5 hours but, if you have many birds to see on the way, can take longer. During the trip, you’ll have enough time to talk about the program for next day, details about boat rules, Danube Delta particularities.
In the evening, the host will wait for you with a traditional dinner ( please let us know if you have any food issues)
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: You will be checked-in on a local 3* guesthouse

Day 2: You start the morning trip, half hour before sunrise

Stop At: Danube Delta, Tulcea Romania
You search for birds on lakes and canals around Mila23 Village. You come back for breakfast about 8:00. After breakfast (8:30), you will go on a boat tour on the lakes (9:30). You will leave Mila 23 for the surrounding lakes on 2 tours, each about 4 hours long, one in the morning and one in the afternoon (last 4 hours of light). Depending on Danube water level and on updated information on where large groups of birds are feeding, you will pick the best route each day.
At 13:30 hours, you will return at the guesthouse, to have your lunch, relax for a few moments, then with 4 hours before sunset, you will leave on a different route. When you get back (after sunset), you’ll have a traditional dinner, based on fresh fish.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: You will stay in the same 3* guesthouse in Mila 23 Village

Day 3: You’ll have the morning tour before sunrise and come back at 8:00

Stop At: Danube Delta, Tulcea Romania
After breakfast (8:30), you will depart again on water (9:30). You will visit Letea Forest and Letea Village. On the route to Letea you’ll cross many good places for birding, also the forest and the sand island are rich in birds, other the the previous day. You will travel to Letea Village by boat. From there, you will travel to Letea Forest by car. You will have lunch in a very beautiful local home where your hosts will cook you a great meal. Around 16:00 you’ll head back to Mila23, also on a nice route, to search for more birds. You’ll be at the accommodation before sunset.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: You will stay in the same 3* guesthouse in Mila 23 Village

Day 4: Today is the last morning trip, to the sunrise, then go back at 8:00

Stop At: Danube Delta, Tulcea Romania
After breakfast (8:30), you’ll go on a trip to Caraorman Village (9:30). You drive downstream on the Old Danube to Crisan, on Sulina chanel, to Caraorman Village, on the route you’ll see many places with birds, especially waders and water birds. You will visit the most important sights, you will take a stop to Birds Sanctuary and you will take a walk on sand, to discover more birds.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: You will stay in the same 3* guesthouse in Mila 23 Village

Day 5: Breakfast at 8:30 then at 9:30 you will head back to Tulcea, following the same route you took on day 1

Stop At: Danube Delta, Tulcea Romania
You will reach Tulcea around 12:00, where we will end our trip and say our goodbyes.
Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Discover the Danube Delta, Intrarea Marmurei 3, Tulcea 827062, Romania
Departure Time
4:00 PM
5 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 4x Breakfast
  • 4x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 4 nights
  • Accommodation at 3* guesthouse, in double room, for 4 nights
  • 3 guided day trips by boat, for birding, starting at sunrise
  • The transfers on water from Tulcea to Mila23 and back
  • All necessary taxes, enforced by the local authorities (ARBDD)
  • Entry/Admission - Danube Delta
  • Drinks
  • Lunches
  • Insurances of any kind
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.


About the operator

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By: Discover Danube Delta
89 reviews
We are very pleased with the experience. We highly recommend it to everyone. Thank you very much for the fun trip!
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katherine h
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Robert's introduction to himself was something like this: "I have a lot of knowledge about the area and its
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Really great experience
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Fantastic experience!
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Excellent way to see the real Donau Delta
Discover Donau Delta is a very professional agency also offering other private tours for two or more days.
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George T
Folkestone, United Kingdom
Day trip to Letea
Great day trip from Tulcea to Letea forest . Amazing, pleasant, helpful and well knowledgeable guide, Iulian(
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Wonderful daytrip
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New Delhi, India
worth every penny and time you spent
Our guide was Christian. The way he made us cruise through looked like he has the routes of the channel learnt by
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Danube Delta Tours is a company run by professionals and very kind people. They really try to give you best
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Wonderful tour
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Gail C
Fabulous Danube Delta Tour!
My husband and I spent the entire day with our guide/boat driver Cristan, and it was wonderful. Our guide,
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Munich, Germany
Joyful trip to the Danube Delta
Me and my friends enjoyed the tour through the Danube Delta very much. The nature is fascinating, the wildlife is
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À very knowledgeable guide
This day trip was a great success. Very we prepared, nice itinerary to Letea forest - we saw lots of birds and got
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