Balkan tour – 5 countries
Experience the best of what Balkan offers in five beautiful and magnificent days you will stay forever imparted in your memories.
Dress CodeCasual, comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat and light jacket.
IncludedBalkan tour – 5 countriesDeparture TaxesEntry Fees5 Star AccommodationPersonal GuideBreakfast
Day 1: ARRIVE SARAJEVO
Arrive at International Sarajevo Airport, meet and greet by Tour Guide and Driver Start tour - visit War Museum and Springs of Vrelo Bosne Transfer to check-in hotel. Free at leisure Overnight in Sarajevo
Day 2: SARAJEVO - MOSTAR
0700HRS Breakfast at hotel. 0800HRS Proceed for City Tour of Sarajevo, visit Bascarsija old town with cobbled streets, numerous Mosques and Oriental Shops, Latin Bridge where assignation of Franz Ferdinand took place, Morica Han, the only preserved style inn in Sarajevo and much more - the capital of Bosnia and Herzegorina. Free time for souvenirs. 1230HRS Stop for lunch at local restaurants 1400HRS Proceed to Mostar. On a half way to Mostar, we stop in the beautiful small town of Konjic on the river of Neretva. Short sightseeing of the town. Continue our way to Mostar. 1800HRS Upon arrival Mostar, check-in the hotel. Free at own leisure. 2000HRS Overnight in Mostar.
Day 3: MOSTAR - BLAGAJ - POCITELJ - DUBROVNIK
0700HRS Breakfast at hotel 0900HRS Proceed for the city tour with fascinating history, beautiful architecture and natural setting in a valley on Neretva river banks. Start with sightseeing, visit old bridge (UNESCO World Heritage) Bey's Mosque, Oriental bazar and Turkish house. 1100HRS Proceed to Buna Springs and visit of the oldest Dervish Tekke in Bosnia (XV Century) 1200HRS Lunch at the local restaurant on Buna river . 1330HRS Proceed to Pocitelj, medieval stone town and visit the fortress. Experience the unique architecture of the town that was an administrative center of governance for the region. 1430HRS Continue journey to Dubrovnik (approximately +/- 4 hours ) 1700HRS Upon arrival, transfer to check in hotel. 2000HRS Overnight in Dubrovnik
Day 4: DUBROVNIK
0800HRS Breakfast in hotel 0900HRS Start with full day sightseeing of Dubrovnik. We will explore the finest sites of the Old Walled City. Walking through the old town we will see the Franciscan Monastery with Europe's Third oldest pharmacy, the Rector's Palace and the cathedral. 1400HRS Lunch at local restaurant . Free at own leisure (optional boat ride and cable car) 1700HRS Back to hotel. 2000HRS Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Day 5: DUBROVNIK - KOTOR - BUDVA
0800HRS Breakfast at hotel and check out hotel 0900HRS Trip Budva via Kotor. We will visit the Bay of Kotor, one of the most indented parts of the Adriatic Sea, called the southern-most fjord in Europe, part of the World Heritage Site. 1330HRS Lunch at local restaurant 1500HRS Continue journey to Budva - the old Mediterranean port, surrounded by an impressive city wall built by Republic of Venice. 1545HRS Arrival in Budva. Sightseeing of the city with the Venetian influence remains that are dominant among the architectural influences. 1800HRS Transfer to hotel for check-in 2000HRS Overnight in Budva.
Day 6: BUDVA - TIRANA - OHRID
0700HRS Breakfast at hotel. 0800HRS Heading to the capital city of Albania, the city Tirana. 1200HRS Arrive in Tirana. Have half day sightseeing of the city and visit the most important attractions like Skanderbeg Statue, Et'hem Bey Mosque , Clock Tower. 1400HRS Lunch at local restaurant. 1500HRS Departure to Ohrid. 1930HRS Transfer to check-in hotel. 2000HRS Overnight in Ohrid.
Day 7: OHRID
0800HRS Breakfast at hotel. 0900HRS Proceed for tour in Ohrid and half day boat ride on the oldest lake tp place St. Naum, where we will have a ride with small boats on the springs of the river Drim. 1300HRS Lunch in the restaurant near the springs. Time for leisure and shopping. Opportunity to buy famous Ohrid Pearl. 1800HRS Back to hotel. Free at leisure. 2000HRS Overnight in Ohrid.
Day 8: OHRID - MATKA - SKOPJE
0700HRS Breakfast at hotel . Check out 0800HRS On the way to Skopje visit Matka Lake ; We will enjoy boat ride on picturesque canyon . 1300HRS Lunch at local restaurant. 1430HRS Drive to Skopje. On our way to Skopje, we will visit Tetovo where we will visit unique Painted Mosque from XV century and Arabati Baba Tekke. Upon arrival Skopje , we start with paranomic sightseeing. 1800HRS Transfer to hotel for check in. Free at leisure 2000HRS Overnight in Skopje
Day 9: SKOPJE
0800HRS After breakfast, starts with the half day sightseeing of the city Skopje, the largest city and capital of Macedonia. The tour starts from the Citadel from where you have excellent panoramic view of the city center, follows the Mustafa Pasha mosque from 15th century, entering the second largest Turkish bazaar on the Balkan. Tour continues to central city square where dominant site is Alexander the great fountain: walk through Macedonia street towards the old Railway station witness of earthquake in 1969. 1330HRS Lunch at local restaurant 1500HRS Free at leisure. 2000HRS Overnight in Skopje.
Day 10: DEPARTURE
Breakfast at hotel. Check out Transfer to the Airport. Departure