Spend three relaxing days in Sfântu Gheorghe on the Danube River Delta, where the views are stunning and the biodiversity is rich. Start in Bucharest, then head to the Black Sea. Go bird watching, try your hand at catching one of the more than 200 species of fish, and enjoy peace and quiet on the beach.

Highlights

  • Luxurious accommodation in the heart of Danube Delta on the beach
  • Enjoy bird watching on the canals of the delta to find over 300 species 
  • Try your hand at fishing for sturgeon, salmon, trout, sea-bass, mullet, or eel

Brief Itinerary

Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Danube Delta, The Hidden Paradise Green Village, Sfântu Gheorghe
Day 2 Danube Delta Bird Watching & Hiking Green Village, Sfântu Gheorghe
Day 3 Fishing & Fun Bucuresti

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Danube Delta, The Hidden paradise

Sacalin Island near Sfântu Gheorghe
Sacalin Island near Sfântu Gheorghe

Transfer by private car from Bucharest to Murighiol, the entry point to the Danube Delta. From here, transfer by boat to Sfântu Gheorghe, a seaside resort town. Enjoy a fresh seafood lunch, then check in to your accommodations in the Green Village Resort. Enjoy the afternoon by the pool, on the beach, or wandering around to look at the beautiful nature. 

Day 2: Danube Delta Bird Watching & Hiking

Pelican in flight on the Danube
Pelican in flight on the Danube

Get an early start to the day to head out for a morning of birdwatching. Enjoy breakfast on the boat on the way, then spend the first half of the way on a bird watching tour, accompanied by a professional guide. Explore the shoreline and canals, then go for a guided hike of the centuries-old Caraorman Forest.  

Enjoy lunch with a local fishing family, then return to Green Village for an evening of relaxation by the water. 

Day 3: Fishing & fun

Fisherman netting fish in Danube Delta, Romania
Fisherman netting fish in Danube Delta, Romania

Another early morning, this time to go fishing! Try your hand at netting fish in the canals and waterways which surround Sfântu Gheorghe and the Green Village Resort. Enjoy lunch at the hotel, then return to Bucharest in the afternoon. 

Map

Map of Danube Delta Escape - 3 Days
Map of Danube Delta Escape - 3 Days