Europe’s second largest river, The Danube originates in German town of Donaueschingen, located in the Black Forest Region. It flows southeast passing by 10 countries namely Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Hungary, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia and Ukraine before exhausting into Black Sea.
The Danube is of great economic importance to all the countries it passes through and from freight transport to industrial and residential water supplies, from irrigation and fishing to generation of hydroelectricity it is used for numerous reasons by all the 10 countries.
Then known as Danuvius, the river served as a long-standing frontier of the Roman Empire and many Castles and Fortresses were built along the river after their fall. Danube River was a preferred route of travel since ancient times.
The Danube flows through many cities, including four national capitals namely Vienna – Capital of Austria, Budapest – Capital of Hungary, Belgrade – Capital of Serbia and Bratislava – Capital of Slovakia more than any other river in the world.
From the Black Forest to Black Sea, Danube River Cruises are a truly breathtaking way to travel through 10 European countries. A wide range of cruises are available on Danube, whether you want to enjoy a day cruise or a dinner cruise with various entertainment options or a multi-country tour.
We at Easy Expedition would be pleased to help you find an option that suits your requirement so your travel memories last forever.