HOLIDAYS ON FLOATING HOTELS

We suggest you an inedited holiday on the floating hotels of 2 and 4 stars, a special occasion to enjoy the beauty of the Delta in comfortable conditions and high quality service.

Denomination: floating hotel 2 star category, driven by a tugboat.
Accessories:
  1. Seven heated double rooms
  2. Baths, showers
  3. Bar supplied with a rich range of alcoholic and fizzy drinks
  4. Air conditioned restaurant
  5. Covered terrace
  6. Motorboats for entertainment
  7. Tools for fishing
  8. Kitchen (diverse menu)
2 star floating hotels’ price:
No. of persons/min. 18
Price (/day/person): 55 EURO (do not include VAT 19%)

Denomination: floating hotel 4 star category, driven by a tugboat.
Accessories:
  1. Nine double rooms with bathroom
  2. Bar supplied with a rich range of alcoholic and fizzy drinks
  3. 20 sit air conditioned restaurant with
  4. Terrace at the prow
  5. Panoramic terrace
  6. Motorboats for entertainment
  7. Tools for fishing
  8. Kitchen (diverse menu)
4 star floating hotels’ price:
No. of persons / min. 18
Price (/day/person): 65 Euro (do not include VAT 19%)

TOURISTIC PROGRAMMES FOR FLOATING HOTELS

  1. 2 day-programme (3 nights) on floating hotel - on Sulina branch and Crisan locality
  2. 2 day-programme (3 nights) on floating hotel - on Saint Gheorghe branch
  3. 5 day-programme (6 nights) on floating hotel
  4. 6 day-programme (7 nights) on Saint Gheorghe branch
  5. 6 day-programme (7 nights) on Sulina branch
  6. 6 day-programme (7 nights) for the bird watching passionate tourists
1. TWO(2) DAY-PROGRAMME (3 NIGHTS) ON THE FLOATING HOTEL (on Saint Gheorghe branch)
This programme takes place on St. Gheorghe branch, one of the wildest branches. For this programme we offer sufficient interest points that tourists who choose it can make an idea about the Danube Delta.
The marvelous landscape of the Delta will unfurl in front of your eyes leaving unforgettable memories. These two days enough long distances are covered and more lakes from the east side of St. Gheorghe branch are visited.

1st Day
- 4 p.m. Embarking on the floating hotel, accommodation, a short walk through the city accompanied by the guide, details regarding the next day timetable;
- 7 p.m. Dinner

2st Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. the tour is started through visiting the lakes Uzlina and Isac, two lakes where a multitude of birds feel at their home.
This is the place where the majority of the fishermen from the coterminous villages come for fishing. Thus we will have the opportunity to see fishermen taking care of their daily occupations of checking the nets, washing them, rearrangement and the transportation of captures to the places of collecting fish. The water lilies and the deltaic flora will show their beauty in front of the boats.
- 2 p.m. Lunch
- 4 p.m. Short stopover at the touristic complex from Uzlina
- 7 p.m. Dinner
- 8.30 p.m. Camp fire

3st Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. beginning of the trip on the branch of the Danube down to the Perivolovca Channel, the boat enters the channel on a series of lakes and it comes back to the floating hotel through the Uzlina Lake.
- 2 p.m. Lunch
After finishing the trip, the floating hotel will open its way to Tulcea, after one memorable day.
- 7 p.m. Dinner
- 8 p.m. Arrival in Tulcea.

2. TWO(2) DAY (3 NIGHT)-PROGRAMME ON A FLOATING HOTEL (on Sulina branch and Crisan locality)
This programme proposes itself to combine, in a very short time, as many aspects as possible of the Delta. Although the lakes and the channels are a big part of the Delta’ surface, they are not still the only consisting elements. We will meet here sand banks, sand dunes and forest with a tropical aspect. On the other side, discovering the communities who live very isolated represents, furthermore, one of the objectives of this programme.

1st Day
- 4 p.m. Embarking on the floating hotel, accommodation, discussing details regarding the programme, dinner.
- The floating hotel moves away on night time on the Sulina branch till Crisan.

2st Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. Moving away on Madgearu channel and arrival in Letea village. Visit tour of the village and of Letea Forest. Both of them are situated on a sand bank with the same name and which was formed thousands of years ago on the place where the Danube used to meet the Black Sea. In the same place the famous sand dunes were birth that sometimes reach a 14 m height; between these dunes, where there was enough wet groups of trees were formed, that by passing time enlarged and later on formed Letea forest.
- 2 p.m. Lunch as a picnic.
- 4 p.m. Coming back to the floating hotel and continuation of the tour on the Danube until the Lebada touristic complex.
- 7 p.m. Dinner.

3st Day
- 8 a.m. The tour continues on the Old Danube until Mila 23, this fisherman village and the Lipovenian church are visited. A few details about the Lipovenian Russian community with its history and traditions will be given.
- 2 p.m. Lunch.
- Continuation of the tour on Sontea channel towards Tulcea.
- 8 p.m. Arrival in Tulcea

3. FIVE(5) DAY (6 NIGHT) PROGRAMME ON A FLOATING HOTEL
Five days spent in the Delta with us will make you know its particularities well enough and you can create a large enough image about the Delta. The wild life, as well as the communities of the Delta will reveal its secrets and mysteries in front of you. All these things will be accompanied by the traditional dishes of this area, prepared by high quality personnel.

1st Day
- 4 p.m. embarking on the pontoon, accommodation, discussing details regarding the programme, dinner. The pontoon moves away on night time on the Sulina branch till Crisan.

2nd Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- Moving away on the Old Danube, to Bogdaproste Channel, Bogdaproste Lake, Trei Iezere Lake, Cazanel Lake, return. Lunch is served as a picnic in boats or on the "green grass". There you can see numerous species of birds, among which pelicans, herons, egrets, etc.
- 7 p.m. Dinner

3rd Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. Moving away on Madgearu channel and arrival in Letea village. Both of them are situated on a sand bank with the same name and which was formed thousands of years ago on the place where the Danube used to meet the Black Sea. In the same place the famous sand dunes were birth that sometimes reach a 14 m height; between these dunes, where there was enough wet groups of trees were formed, that by passing time enlarged and later on formed Letea forest.
- 2 p.m. Lunch as a picnic
- 4 p.m. Coming back to the pontoon and the continuation of the tour on the Danube till nearby Lebada.
- 7 p.m. Dinner
- 8.30 p.m. Artistic programme with the Ukrainian vocal group from Crisan and with the band of concertina and drum (surprise moment).

4th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- Moving away by boats to Sulina city, the only city in the Delta, there where the Danube meets the waters of the Black Sea. Visit at the information centre, the orthodox church, the old far as well as the other interest points. A walk at the sea and a bath in the warm water of the sea will always be welcome after one full day of visits. Lunch to be had at one of the restaurants in the city.
- 6 p.m. coming back to the pontoon
- 7 p.m. Dinner

5th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. The tour continues on the Old Danube until Mila 23, this fisherman village and the Lipovenian church are visited. A few details about the Lipovenian Russian community with its history and traditions will be offered.
- 2 p. m. Lunch
Continuation of the tour on Sontea channel towards Tulcea

4. SIX(6) DAY (7 NIGHT) PROGRAMME ON THE FLOATING HOTEL
Six days spent in the Delta with us will make you know its particularities well enough and you can create a large enough image about the Delta. The wild life, as well as the communities of the Delta will reveal its secrets and mysteries in front of you. All these things will be accompanied by the traditional dishes of this area, prepared by high quality personnel.

1st Day
- 4 p.m. Embarking on the pontoon, accommodation, discussing details regarding the programme.
- 7 p.m. Dinner.
- The pontoon moves away on night time on the Sulina branch till Crisan.

2nd Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- Moving away on the Old Danube, to Bogdaproste Channel, Bogdaproste Lake, Trei Iezere Lake, Cazanel Lake, return. Lunch is served as a picnic in boats or on the "green grass". There you can see numerous species of birds, among which pelicans, herons, egrets, etc.
- 7 p.m. Dinner

3rd Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. Moving away on Madgearu channel and arrival in Letea village. Both of them are situated on a sand bank with the same name and which was formed thousands of years ago on the place where the Danube used to meet the Black Sea. In the same place the famous sand dunes were birth that sometimes reach a 14 m height; between these dunes, where there was enough wet groups of trees were formed, that by passing time enlarged and later on formed Letea forest.
- 2 p.m. Lunch as a picnic
- 4 p.m. Coming back to the pontoon and the continuation of the tour on the Danube till nearby Lebada.
- 7 p.m. Dinner
- 8.30 p.m. Artistic programme with the Ukrainian vocal group from Crisan and with the band of concertina and drum (surprise moment).

4th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- Moving away by boats to Sulina city, the only city in the Delta, there where the Danube meets the waters of the Black Sea. Visit at the information centre, the Orthodox Church, the old far as well as the other interest points. A walk at the sea and a bath in the warm water of the sea will always be welcome after one full day of visits. Lunch to be had at one of the restaurants in the city.
- 6 p.m. coming back to the pontoon
- 7 p.m. Dinner

5th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. Crisan village is visited and a walk by the pair-oar boat or by canoe is done behind the vilagge. Zapatna, Capcicova and Iacub Lakes will be crossed quietly, having the possibility to notice birds and fishermen’ activity easier, fishermen who stretch their nets for the following capture day.
- 2 p.m. Lunch at the restaurant on the floating hotel
- 5 p.m. A fishing contest with the fishing net, somewhere nearby the floating hotel.
- 7 p.m. Dinner.

6th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. The tour continues on the Old Danube until Mila 23, this fisherman village and the Lipovenian church are visited. A few details about the Lipovenian Russian community with its history and traditions.
- 2 p. m. Lunch
Continuation of the tour on Sontea channel towards Tulcea and arrival around 8 o’clock p.m.

5. SIX(6) DAY (7 NIGHT) PROGRAMME ON THE FLOATING HOTEL II
This programme takes place on St. Gheorghe branch, one of the wildest branches. For this programme we offer sufficient interest points that tourists who choose it can make an idea about the Danube Delta.
The marvelous landscape of the Delta will unfurl in front of your eyes leaving unforgettable memories. These two days enough long distances are covered and more lakes from the east side of St. Gheorghe branch are visited. Besides this, the entire branch is crossed from its intersection with Sulina Branch and until its flow into the Sea. All the places visited have a special charm and this thing will determine each day not resemble with the other one.

1st Day
- 4 p.m. Embarking on the floating hotel, accommodation, a short walk through the city accompanied by the guide, details regarding the next day timetable.
- 7 p.m. Dinner

2nd Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. the tour is started through visiting the lakes Uzlina and Isac, two lakes where a multitude of birds feel at their home. This is the place where the majority of the fishermen from the coterminous villages come for fishing. Thus we will have the opportunity to see fishermen taking care of their daily occupations of checking the nets, washing them, rearrangement and the transportation of captures to the places of collecting fish. The water lilies and the deltaic flora will show their beauty in front of the boats.
- 2 p.m. Lunch.
- 4 p.m. Short stopover at the touristic complex from Uzlina.
- 7 p.m. Dinner.
- 8.30 p.m. Camp fire.

3rd Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. Moving away of the floating hotel till Erenciuc Lake where will be entered by boats. This lake is a curiosity of nature and the guide will speak about its particularities.
- 2 p.m. Lunch
- 4 p.m. free chosen timetable
- 7 p.m. Dinner

4th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. Arrival in St. Gheorghe locality, the village and the Black Sea seaside will be visited, as well as the place where the Danube flows into the sea.
- 2 p.m. Lunch as a picnic at the Sea shore.
- 5 p.m. return at the floating hotel.
- 7 p.m. Dinner.

5th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. starting the trip on the Danube Branch up to Perivolovca Channel,it is entered the channel and a series of lakes and coming back to the floating hotel through Uzlina Lake.
- 2 p.m. Lunch
- 3 p.m. coming back to the floating hotel
- 7 p.m. Dinner

6th Day
- 8 a.m. Breakfast
- 9 a.m. The floating hotel sails up on the Danube until Litcov Channel where boats will enter. At the final of the trip the floating hotel will find its way to Tulcea, after one memorable day.
- 7 p.m. Dinner
- 8 p.m. Arrival in Tulcea.

6. BIRDWATCHING PROGRAMME ON THE PONTOON
This programme is dedicated to the ornithology passionate persons who have the opportunity to discover many species of birds that cannot be found in many countries and regions in Europe. The ornithology-fauna of the Delta has more than 300 species, of which 70 are extra European. Five main types are registered: Mediterranean (the herons, the pigmy cormorant, the bald eagle, the stilts, the wrench, the pelicans), European (singing birds: the moustached wrobler, the terns, the pigeon, the osprey, the white tailed eagle), Siberian (the mute swan, the commune snipe, the crane), Mongolic (the bald eagle, the saker), Chinese (the egret, the big cormorant, the mandarin duck).
As the Danube Delta is an area with many channels and lakes, the programme will be done by the pair-oar boat or by motorboat. For the aquatic birds boat is the main means to come closer to them. For the other species, the digs and the sand banks covered with grass, trees represent ideal places where these can be observed easily.

1st Day
Transfer from Tulcea on the bedroom pontoon and a trip is organized on Channel 35, towards Mila 23. The channels will reveal us very many species of birds due to the variety of habitats. Night spent nearby Mila 23Village.

2nd Day
Departure to a series of lakes in the North side of Crisan and crossing some wild places and channels. Here one can notice: the blue pigeon, the swarthy bird, the commune and curly pelican, the water chicken, etc.

3rd Day
Departure towards Letea village and Forest on the Old Danube and Madgearu Channel. Here one can sometimes see the white eagle as well as a series of birds specific to the Letea Forest.

4th Day
This day is reserved for a walk by pair-oar boat or by canoes. The following tour is done: Crisan-Lakes: Zapatna, Capcicova and Iacub, Caraorman Channel, Litcov Channel, "The Nest with Swans" Lake, Ceamurlia Channel - return to Crisan. Here one can see: glossy ibis, pigmee cormorant, bittern, little bittern, red necked greeb, red footed falcon, black woodpecker, Syrian woodpecker, penduline tit, kingfisher, etc.

5th Day
This day is reserved for a longer tour, especially moving away to Sulina on Vatafu channel. Met species: pitigoiul pungar, stufarnita, carstelul, prigoria, grangurele, etc.

6th Day
The collection of birds one could see will be enriched definitely on this day as it is dedicated to observing birds in the trees. Birds that can be seen: 4-5 species of woodpeckers, heretele de stuf, muscarul, lacarii, privighetoarea de balta, etc.

7th Day
Transfer to Tulcea by the passenger ship, lunch at the restaurant and transfer to Bucharest/ Constanta by microbus.