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Luxury

Grand Voyage of Europe with Transylvania & Paris

Bucharest to Paris
28 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EUJMCBP28
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Grand Empress Steam Train

Follow in the footsteps of Elisabeth of Bavaria, embark on an imperial train journey, then tour Gödöllő Palace.

Private concert at City Palace

Attend a private classical concert featuring members of the Mozart's Boys Choir at the City Palace in Vienna.

Cruise through the Iron Gates

Discover one of Europe’s most incredible wonders as you wind through a series of gorges between Serbia and Romania.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Expert cruise director
  • 6 nights luxury land accommodation
  • Experiences in 27 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice inclusions in 14 locations
  • Luxury dining - a total of 73 meals
  • A wide range of onboard beverages on board cruise
  • Transfers, port charges and gratuities
  • Butler, room service and complimentary laundry for select suites

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EUJMCBP28 2020
Bucharest to Paris

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Join us for a welcome reception.

Stay: Bucharest, Radisson Blu Hotel

Travel to Brașov, stopping en route at the Slanic Salt Mine.

Stay: Two Nights, Brașov, Teleferic Grand Hotel

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  • Dinner

Enter Bran Castle, then call in at Moeciu for lunch, before taking a horse and carriage ride. Back in Brașov, be shown around town.

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  • Lunch

In Sinaia, visit Peleș Castle. Back in Bucharest, take a tour before boarding your ship in Giurgiu. You’ll have time to unpack, relax and get acquainted with your ship.

Stay: 21 Nights, a Concerto River Ship

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

In Veliko Târnovo, a local expert will guide you through the city’s rich history. Alternatively, should you want to get more physical, explore the Rock-Hewn Churches of Ivanovo.


Decide how you spend today, with a choice between two experiences.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Explore Baba Vida Fortress in Vidin before venturing to Belogradchik.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today, cruise through the awe-inspiring natural wonder of the Iron Gates, where you will see the towering rock sculpture of Decebalus.

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It’s a day of choosing your preferred sightseeing.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Uncover all things Hungarian today with a cultural cavalcade in Kalocsa.


A farm in Puszta is the perfect setting for a stellar horse show and authentic lunch. Later, enjoy dinner on board.

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  • Lunch
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Take a full day to see Budapest your way. Later experience an illuminations cruise.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Take a full day to see Budapest your way. Later experience an illuminations cruise.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a welcome reception before boarding the Grand Empress steam train, followed by a private tour of Gödöllő Palace. Operates on 24 April and 14 August departures.


Start the day with a guided tour of Budapest. Later, sail towards Vienna.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today, you’ll be immersed in the sights of Vienna.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, enjoy a private cocktail party and concert at Vienna’s City Palace.


A second day in Vienna. Enjoy it as you see fit thanks to a selection of experiences.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Explore Dürnstein, then cruise or cycle to Melk.

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  • Lunch
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After today’s activity, you’ll meet your ship in Passau.

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After your sightseeing inclusion, a student from the University of Regensburg will come aboard for a presentation.

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Select the sightseeing inclusion that best suits you. You will be rewarded with freshly baked gingerbread on your return.

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Explore Bamberg’s World Heritage-listed Old Town with a guide to discover a range of historic churches and buildings.

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The day is yours to design with our Freedom of Choice sightseeing inclusions.

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Sieze the day with a selection of experiences from which to choose.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit Namedy Castle and enjoy a cocktail reception in the ballroom.


In Rüdesheim, choose your activity. Continue cruising to Andernach.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Cologne and select from two experiences.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive at your final port of call, Amsterdam, and select your experience.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel to the Belgian town of Ghent, one of the best-kept secrets in Europe. Here, board a cruise to explore its maze of canals, then enjoy a light lunch. Continue to Paris.

Stay: Three Nights, Paris, Hotel du Collectionneur Arc de Triomphe

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  • Lunch

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Indulge in lunch at Ore Restaurant in Versailles, created by renowned chef Alain Ducasse. Afterwards, discover the splendour behind Louis XIV’s transformation of the Palace of Versailles.


Enjoy your special experience today, plus a local expert will take you on a discovery of the world’s most romantic city. See the Avenue des Champs-Élysées, the Arc de Triomphe, and of course, the Eiffel Tower.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

It might be difficult to choose your preferred experience today, but you can never make a bad choice when it comes to Paris. Tonight, enjoy a fabulous cabaret extravaganza at the Lido de Paris. You’ll be entertained by the Bluebell Girls and Lido Boys as they take you on a glittering journey filled with incredible set designs and dynamic dancing.

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Transfer to the airport.

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Travel & Accommodation

Ama Reina cruising along Rhine river

All-Inclusive River Ships

Enjoy a luxurious and carefree discovery of Europe with 21 nights aboard an all-inclusive Concerto river ship.

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Amazing Onboard Dining

Highlighting the exquisite local produce, there's always something new to savour in amazing onboard dining venues.

Double bed and 2 arm chairs in the stateroom

Cruise in Luxury

No matter which suite you choose, each offers a balance of luxury and intimacy. Plus, you'll always enjoy river views.

Virtual Tour

As a family-owned company with origins that date back to 1927, we know how to make a great holiday extraordinary