The Danube Express

The Transylvanian East

  • Journey name: The Transylvanian East  
  • Duration: Upto 10 days


A journey voyaging from the banks of the Danube to the shores of the Bosphorus encountering the stunning scenery and ancient architecture of Transylvania and rural Bulgaria along the way or vice versa - select Transylvanian West from Train Journeys menu above.

Train Departure Schedule:

2016 : January - March

Journey Dates:

  • 2015

    29 June to 6 July 

Places Covered:

Budapest & Kecskemét, Sighisoara & Brasov, Veliko Turnovo & Kazanlak, Istanbul

Day to Day Itinerary - Click here

Price - Click here



Route Map

  • Visit the rumoured home and birthplace of the fabled Dracula
  • Exclusive steam haulage through the heart of Hungary
  • Take in the spectacular Bulgarian countryside as we climb over the Shipka Pass
  • Admire the medieval and Baroque splendour of ancient Budapest