The Grand Tour of the Danube Delta – 10 days biking

A bicycle tour of 10 days and 9 nights around the Danube Delta – each night there is the possibility of camping in the wild or taking an accomodation

(14.05 – 23.05).

DAY 1

12 noon start at faleza (river promenade in front of the Hotel Delta). Crossing the mighty Danube by watertaxi.

Cycling trip to Tatanir on a rocky road and picturesque dams (45 km).

DAY 2

From Tatanir an easy afternoon ride to Chilia Veche of about 20 km on a rural road, then we take the public ferry to Periprava.

DAY 3

Periprava to Sulina on sandy roads with a stop in the strictly protected fabulous Letea forest,

on to Letea village

for a tasty traditional fish

or vegetable soup. Via C.A. Rosetti

with its magnificient church and Cardon to Sulina, adventurous watertaxi across the Sulina branch of the Danube (about 42 km).

DAY 4

A laid-back day spent in Sulina with kayaking,

wild life

a cultural tour

and going to the Black Sea beach.

DAY 5

Another rocky and sandy road to Sf. Gheorghe and the southernmost branch of the Danube (40 km).

DAY 6

From Sf. Gheorghe village we take a local boat through different channels to a wild beach

from where we ride and push our bikes 30 km along the sea shore to Gura Portitei where lagoon meets sea.

DAY 7

Half day excursion to Kormoran colony, rest of the day lounging on the beach.

DAY 8

From Gura Portitei to Periboina along the wild beach, to Edighiol and Vadu on a small rural road and then to Corbu on concrete (about 60 km)

DAY 9

Corbu- Jurilovca (72 km on a local concrete road)

DAY 10

Jurilovca- Tulcea (55 km on another concrete road) via Enisala fortress,

arriving in Tulcea between 1-2 pm).

Discovering Danube Delta in slow motion.