Black Sea Explorer

Freechoice Directory

Cruise the Lower Danube and uncover the secrets of Eastern Europe with our selection of Freechoice excursions within this fascinating region. 
  • Discover Silistra Fort
    Join your coach and local guide and transfer to the Fort, situated to the south of Silistra. Upon arrival tour the fort on foot and learn about its history. The fort is the best preserved of the six points of the Turkish fortification system, which played an important role in the Russian-Turkish wars.
  • Discover the Byzantine gem of Veliko Tarnovo
    Take a full day excursion from Svistov to Veliko Tarnovo, a town with a rich historical past. In the 14th century as the Byzantine Empire weakened, the town was the Bulgarian capital and known as the third Rome. We then venture to the nearby leafy village of Arbanassi, which is included in World Heritage list of valuable cultural sites.
  • Enjoy an in-depth tour of Belgrade
    Join your local guide and explore the city by coach and foot. Belgrade is one of the oldest capital cities in Europe and you will see all the major sights on this guided tour as and enjoy some free time in the city centre.
  • Explore Bucharest
    Upon arrival into Bucharest join your local guide on a visit to the Causescu's Spring Villa. The residence is made up of 80 spacious and elegant rooms decorated with silk wallpaper, wood panels, and paintingsby famous Romanian painters, mosaics, marble, chandeliers, and mirrors made of Murano glass.
  • Explore Osijek on a guided city tour
    With your expert local guide on hand enjoy a guided tour of the town of Osijek. See the highlights of the town including the Fort and the Old Town before getting the opportunity to hear some traditional and classical music popular in the region.
  • Guided bike ride through Osijek
    See the highlights of the city by coach before joining your local guide on a bicycle tour through some of the nature trails on the outskirts of the town.
  • Journey to Sremski Karlovci
    Journey by coach to nearby town of Sremski Karlovci; upon arrival enjoy a guided tour of this charming Baroque town which was once a hub of the cultural and political life of the Serbs.
  • Stay on board and enjoy the trip towards Rousse
    Stay on board your Scenic Space Ship and enjoy a relaxing morning sailing to Rousse. Upon arrival join your local guide on a sightseeing tour of this charming town.
  • Take an excursion to Varna
    Take a full day excursion to Varna, the largest city and seaside resort on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast. Visit the archaeological museum before an included lunch and time to explore Varna at your leisure.
  • Tour the Village Open Air Museum
    Upon arrival into Bucharest discover the ethnography exhibits depicting Romanian heritage and culture whilst visiting the Village Open Air Museum with your local guide. Learn about life in Romania throughout the years.
  • Visit a local village and primary school
    Journey to local a village outside of Silistra where you will have the opportunity to visit a local primary school and meet the local children to learn about everyday life in Bulgaria.
  • Walk through Belgrade with a student
    Go behind the tourist veneer and learn about life in Belgrade from a student. Get to the heart of the city and learn the troubles and triumphs of the Belgradians. Get to know these happy and resilient people as they guide you through their city.