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Danube cruise with a stopover in Vukovar, Croatia

Vukovar, Croatia In addition to visiting some of the most picturesque European cities and villages during your Danube cruise in 2024, choose an itinerary that will stop in Vukovar, Croatia. Soak up the breathtaking rolling scenery as you slowly make your way along the lovely Danube River and make your way to Vukovar. As a result of its long and eventful history, Vukovar is a must-see destination for passengers on many Danube River cruises. This is because Vukovar has a wide range of architectural styles and historical landmarks that attract tourists.

Vukovar

Because of the smaller size of the vessels and their greater mobility, Danube River cruises provide passengers with the option to explore world-famous and less well-known ports all throughout Europe. Vukovar, the beautiful Baroque city is situated at the banks of the Vuka and Danube Rivers, saw the worst years of its turbulent history in the last decade of the 20th century. It is slowly but unwaveringly returning to former glory and can once again look towards a brighter future. Today its two fantastic museums - the Vučedol Culture Museum and Castle Eltz - have restored some of the town's cultural sheen and are well worth the trip south to visit. Many pock-marked and blasted facades remain though, and the former water tower on the road to Ilok has been left as a testament to the destruction.

Croatia

If you are going on a Danube river cruise in 2024, plan to visit Vukovar, Croatia. Take a ride down the lower Danube and see the sights of Eastern Europe, from medieval Croatian settlements to regal Romanian mansions. Visit Osijek, the most important city in the Slavonia area of Croatia. Visit the walled complex of medieval and baroque structures known as Tvra and wander its...

Danube River

The "beautiful blue Danube" crosses or borders on ten countries, from its sources in the Black Forest flowing southeast for 2,860km to the natural wonder of the Danube delta. It also flows through four national capital cities - Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest and Belgrade, an incomparable cityscape...

The best time of year for river cruise that visit Vukovar

Vukovar is a charming town on Danube to visit at almost any time of the year. Generally, the season for an Danube river cruise runs from March through December; however, the months of late spring (April-May) and early fall (September-October) are considered to be the finest times to take a river cruise in Vukovar. Cruises with stops in Vukovar are very frequent; you can find them in almost every month, including March 2024, April 2024, May 2024, June 2024, July 2024, August 2024, September 2024, October 2024, November 2024, December 2024, January 2025, February 2025, March 2025, and it is expected to continue like this.

River cruise operators that make a stop in Vukovar

Many of Europe's leading river cruise lines in 2024 will have stopover in Vukovar, including

Departure ports with a stopover in Vukovar

There are numerous itineraries that sail the Danube that also include Vukovar. These itineraries depart from

River Cruise in 2024 with a stopover Vukovar Schedule