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Balkan Tour Option II - 12 days / 11 nights

If you want to taste the real Balkan, than this tour is right for you. This tour starts from Belgrade and continues through Western Serbia where you can take a ride with train „Sargan's Eight“. After that you will feel the nature of Montenegro and enjoy the differences of Bosnia.

 

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1. Day Beograd - Oplenac and Topola Takovo - Kragujevac (cca 150 km)
Arrive in Belgrade. Travel by comfortable tourist bus through the region of Sumadija to the town of Topola and Oplenac, and the Church of St. George in Oplenac. Travel on through the town of Gornji Milanovac to historic Takovo. Afterwards a visit to city Kragujevac. Diner - a tasting of local specialties, fruit brandy and other fruit produce made in a traditional and healthy way. Overnight.

 

2. Day Kragujevac - Sargan Eight Mecavnik - Sirogojno (cca 150 km)
Breakfast. The tour continues on to Mokra Gora Mountain, stopping first at the old railway, which used to connect Belgrade, Sarajevo and Dubrovnik. Afterwards a visit to the ethno-village of Mecavnik which was created by well-known movie director, Emir Kusturica. Depart for the ethno-village, Sirogojno with its open-air museum, which is famous for its charmingly designed woolen sweaters, among other things. In the evening a traditional dinner with local dishes from the Zlatibor region.

 

3. Day Sirogojno - Uvac Canyon Monastery Moraca - Cetinje (cca 260 km)
Breakfast. Visit to the market in Zlatibor to buy food and drink for a picnic as well as souvenirs. Continue on to Zlatarsko Lake (Uvac Canyon), at the hydro-electric power plant, Kokin Brod. A boat-trip. Afterwards a visit to the Monastery of Moraca from the Middle Age. Travel continues on via Podgorica to Cetinje, a city of great culture and tradition, which was once the capital of Montenegro. Dinner in a restaurant or hotel with national cuisine. Overnight.

 

4. Day Lovcen - Njegusi - Budva - St. Stefan - Cetinje (cca 70 km)
Breakfast. Visit to the Njegos Mausoleum on Lovcen Mountain. Lunch in the village of Njeguši with traditional Montenegrin dishes. Depart for Budva Old Town, and a visit to Milocer and St. Stefan, a unique village which is very popular with tourists. Dinner in the well-known restaurant, Kraljeva stolica. Return to hotel. Overnight.

 

5. Day Cetinje - Dubrovnik - Gulf of Kotor - Risan - Perast Dobrota - Prcanj - Cetinje (cca 90 km) Optional: Cetinje Dubrovnik (cca 250 km)
Breakfast. Depart on a panoramic sightseeing tour of the Gulf of Kotor (Boka Kotorska) visiting the beautiful old coastal towns of Kotor, Risan, Perast, Dobrota and Prcanj plus the Church of St. Tripun, the Clock Tower and the Church on the Island (Gospa od Skrpjela). Optional: An excursion to Croatia, visiting Dubrovnik which is a UNESCO protected town. Free time. Return to Montenegro, dinner in a fish restaurant. Return to hotel. Overnight.

 

6.Day Cetinje - Ostrog Monastery - Zabljak (cca 150 km)
Breakfast. The tour continues on to Ostrog Monastery. Ostrog is the most famous pilgrimage place in not just Montenegro, but the Balkans as a whole. After sightseeing depart for the small town of Zabljak and sightseeing at Crno Jezero (Black lake) on Durmitor Mountain. Durmitor is famous for its beautiful glacial lakes and pure nature. Overnight

7. Day One-day trip - Durmitor and rafting on the Tara - Sarajevo
After breakfast, a trip lasting all day; rafting on the Tara river. Dinner in a log-cabin with national dishes. Overnight in Sarajevo.

 

8. Day Sarajevo (sca 150,00 km)
Breakfast. Sightseeing in the town including Sarajevo's famous street, Bas-carsija. Free time. Dinner. Overnight.

 

9. Day Sarajevo - Visegrad - Perucac - Racja Monastery - Bajina Basta (cca 180km)
Walking tour of Visegrad, sightseeing and the famous bridge over the Drina River. A boat-trip from Visegrad to Perucac which is a weir over the Drina River. Visit to Raca Monastery, founded by King Dragutina in the 13th century. Visit to the town of Bajina Basta. Dinner beside the Drina River. Overnight.

 

10. Day Bajina Basta - Koviljaca Spa - Sremska Mitrovica (cca 250 km)
Walking tour of the Koviljaca spa. Visit to the town of Sremska Mitrovica and sightseeing at the archeological site of the old Roman town of Sirmium, one of four Roman capital cities. Travel to Novi Sad for dinner. Overnight.

 

11. Day Novi Sad - Petrovaradin Fortress - Sremski Karlovci - Krusedol Monastery - Belgrade (cca 100 km)

 

12. Day Belgrade - Sightseeing of the town

 

13. Day Departure or optional program

 

Price includes:

  • Transfers according to the program
  • BB hotel 3* in Kragujevac
  • 1 BB in hotel 3* on Zlatibor Mountain
  • 3 HB hotel 3* in Cetinje
  • 1 BB hotel 3* in Zabljak (Durmitor Mountain)
  • 1 HB in log cabin beside Tara River
  • 2 BB in hotel 3* in sarajevo
  • 1 bB hotel 3* in Bajina Basta
  • 1 BB in hotel 3* in Novi Sad
  • 1 BB in hotel 3* in Belgrade
  • 2 x lunch (day 4, day 12 )
  • 6 x dinner (day 1, day 2, day 3, day 4, day 8, day 9, day 10, day 11)
  • Rafting on the Tara river (day 7)
  • Entrance ticket ( Memorial complex of Karadjordjevic Royal Family, Takovo, ticket for Sargan eight, Ethno village Mecavnik, Ethno village Sirogojno, Boat trip on Zlatar Lake, Njegoš Mausoleum, Petrovaradin Fortress )
  • licenced guides

 

Price does not include:

 

  • flight to/from Belgrade
  • other costs not offered in this Program

 

Meals:
(B) = Breakfast
(L) = Lunch
(D)= Dinner

 

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