Crisan is a Danube River Delta cruise port and village in Romania's Tulcea County. The county includes all 3 ports/villages - Caraorman, Crisan, and Mila 23.
Crisan is a small fishermen's village located between the Romanian riverports Tulcea and Sulina. This is the main stop-point for cruise ship passengers to explore Danube Delta's lakes and canals. The village has only a few houses (all lined up along river's right bank) and a fishery (on Danube's left bank). Crisan also offers private rental guestrooms and small B&Bs (bed and breakfast lodging). From the locals can be rented tour boats to cruise the Old Danube Canal to Caraorman or Mila 23. The Caraorman Forest is a protected nature reserve with lush trees surrounded by sandbanks.
As a cruise port, Crisan is included in the regular schedule of one of Europe's largest river cruise companies - CroisiEurope. The next table shows the ports sequence of CroisiEurope's 13-day itinerary between homeports Tulcea and Passau, with prices from ~USD 2500 per person (double occupancy rates).
|Date / Time||Port|
|19 Jun 18:00 / 20 Jun 03:00 (overnight)||Departing from Tulcea, Romania|
|20 Jun 07:00||Sulina, Romania|
|20 Jun 09:30||Crisan, Romania|
|21 Jun 10:00||Oltenita, Romania|
|21 Jun 23:30 / 22 Jun 20:00 (overnight)||Giurgiu, Romania|
|22 Jun 20:30 / 23 Jun 08:30 (overnight)||Ruse, Bulgaria|
|23 Jun 12:30||Svishtov, Bulgaria|
|25 Jun 07:00||Belgrade, Serbia|
|25 Jun 19:30||Novi Sad, Serbia|
|26 Jun 06:00||Osijek, Croatia|
|26 Jun 18:00||Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary|
|27 Jun 09:00 / 28 Jun 13:00 (overnight)||Budapest, Hungary|
|29 Jun 07:00||Bratislava, Slovakia|
|29 Jun 20:00 / 30 Jun 23:00 (overnight)||Vienna, Austria|
|01 Jul 09:00||Melk, Austria|
|02 Jul 09:00||Arriving in Passau, Germany|