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Danube Delta

Tulcea, Romania
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Ranked #1 of 9 Attractions in Tulcea
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Birdwatching, Viewing wildlife, Fishing
Traveler Description: The Danube Delta is one of the world’s most extensive wetlands (2681 sq km). in this exotic delta, which stretches between the fluvial branches of... more »
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Satu Mare, Romania
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

I was a week in Sulina. It is very nice to combine beauty Delta and the Black Sea. The beach is not designed and not many tourists. You can enjoy the peace and beauty of places. Delta is unimaginable beauty. You really tried local cuisine and fish preparations.

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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36 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This trip, departing from the Delta Hotel jetty complex in Tulcea, was billed as a birdwatcher's paradise, an unspoilt natural haven on a relaxing boat trip along the backwaters of the Danube Delta. Although the day was enjoyable enough...it was far from this...so lower your expectations. This company organises larger groups of tourists to explore the Danube Delta, undoubtedly a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

It's the only place where you can forget about civilization and blend in the beautiful wilderness. Great boat trips along the canals, bird watcher's paradise, tasty fish food, Letea forest with its wild horses. Sulina would offer a great position for staying cause you can access most of the delta on the canals, or you could lay on the beach... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This is a MUST. As the title says, it's the last virgin delta in Europe. You'll enjoy the fish food, the bird watching, etc. Most wild and fascinanting scenery i ever encounted. It's a MUST for sure

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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I have been dreaming of visiting this magnificent area for a long time. Today I had the chance and we all loved it, even my 6 year old daughter and my 70 year old father in law. Through our hotel we booked a 10 seat slow boat for a 6 hours trip , lunch included at a fisherman cottage, for... More

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Bucharest, Romania
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Sulina is a combination of modern and savage:) You can see where the Danube is flowing into the Black Sea. There you can see why the Black Sea is named like this. Lovely, lovely, lovely

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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The Danube Delta is a haven for wildlife. The water birds abound and the views of the iconic White Tailed Sea eagle are impressive, just flying overhead. We saw lots of butterflies and dragonflies whilst on our floating hotel or in the smaller boat which could get up the smaller channels. There are also mammals such as the otter and... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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18 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

A journey in the wilderness of the Danube Delta is a must for every nature lover! I only hope my nephews (if there will be any) may see it too...

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Really enjoyed our stay in the Delta Danube. There were so many splendid birds to watch in the water and in the air. Our boatman pointed out birds and animals that we would not have noticed ourselves. Traveling through the diverse waterscapes was mind-boggling. Can't remember ever experiencing such glorious boat trips. Can't recommend this place enough. We brought insect... More

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Solana Beach, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

In May I spent several days in Tulcea, Romania, in the Danube Delta. Tulcea is a small town that is only accessible by boat, and yet has a number of small guest houses, simple hotels and resorts. If you are interested in a place that is off the beaten path and embedded in nature, I would highly recommend the Danube... More

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