Multi-Day Tour

Croatia and the Balkans (15 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Budapest, Hungary To Split, Croatia

Valid for Departures: 09 Jun 2018 - 14 Sep 2019

Croatia and the Balkans (15 days)

Day 3

Novi Sad/Belgrade

Day 5

Belgrade/Sarajevo

Day 8

Mostar/Kotor

Day 9

Kotor

Day 10

Kotor/Dubrovnik

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Budapest, Hungary
None None
Day 1 Budapest: We highly recommend booking pre-accommodation to fully explore this breathtaking city. There are no planned activities until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Budapest, Hungary
None Breakfast
Day 2 Budapest/Novi Sad: Cross into Serbia and enjoy time in the second largest city. Spend an evening wandering this cultural hub. Transport: Cross into Serbia. Border crossings in the Balkans are typically pretty easy but there can be some delays. Ensure you have any necessary visas to speed up the process. Train
Day 3
Novi Sad/Belgrade
None Breakfast
Day 3 Novi Sad/Belgrade: Spend the morning exploring Novi Sad, the ancient capital of Serbia. Visit the famous Petrovaradin Fortress and, with time, check out the charming old town, or Stari Grad. In the afternoon, hop a train for a short ride to Belgrade. Included Activities: Petrovaradin Fortress Visit Transport: Train
Day 4
Belgrade, Serbia
None Breakfast
Day 4 Belgrade: Opt to visit the National Theater or National Museum. The city offers a wealth of churches and cathedrals as well as an interesting Ethnographic Museum. Learn more about Serbian culture, traditions, costumes, and tools used throughout history. Included Activities: Kalemegdan Fortress Visit
Day 5
Belgrade/Sarajevo
None Breakfast
Day 5 Belgrade/Sarajevo: Walk around the cobblestone streets of the Old Town while taking in the architecture of its diverse places of worship. Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 6
Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina
None Breakfast
Day 6 Sarajevo: Take an included tour of the 'Tunnel of Life' to get a better understanding of the tragic recent history of this captivating city. Spend some free time exploring the Stari Grad section and looking for 'Sarajevo Roses'. Included Activities: Tunnel of Life Tour
Day 7
Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina
None Breakfast
Day 7 Sarajevo/Mostar: After visiting the bridge, wander through the small streets and opt to sit in a café, enjoying the laid-back atmosphere. For a sobering look into the city's recent history, wander through town, passing buildings still riddled with bullet holes. Visit a bank that was completely destroyed during the war and past houses in shambles. While life continues and progress is made, these sights remain as reminders of the evils of war. Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 8
Mostar/Kotor
None Breakfast
Day 8 Mostar/Kotor: Arrive in time to start exploring this gorgeous area. If relaxing is more your style, the beaches of Herceg Novi offer a great escape. There are also local mud therapy spas nearby to test the natural healing properties of the area's sand. Transport: Cross into Montenegro. Border crossings in the Balkans are typically pretty easy but there can be some delays. Ensure you have any necessary visas to speed up the process. Private Vehicle
Day 9
TBD
None Breakfast
Day 9 Kotor: Enjoy a sea kayaking tour before free time to relax or explore. Wander the streets of the walled city of Kotor, relax on picturesque beaches, or visit the local mud spas. Included Activities: Sea Kayaking
Day 10
TBD
None Breakfast
Day 10 Kotor/Dubrovnik: The red roofs of the old city make for spectacular photos and the seaside cafés serve up tasty seafood. Transport: Cross into Croatia. Border crossings in the Balkans are typically pretty easy but there can be some delays. Ensure you have any necessary visas to speed up the process. Private Vehicle
Day 11
Dubrovnik, Croatia
None Breakfast
Day 11 Dubrovnik: Enjoy a free day to explore the Dalmatian Coast.
Day 12
Dubrovnik, Croatia
None Breakfast
Day 12 Dubrovnik/Hvar: Filled with sunshine, the beautiful island is known for its lavender fields and vineyards in the interior and detailed Venetian-inspired architecture in the towns. Transport: Hop on a ferry from Dubrovnik to beautiful Hvar. Ferry
Day 13
Hvar, Croatia
None Breakfast
Day 13 Hvar: Soak in the scenery and relish the calm on a boat ride around the Pakleni Islands. Included Activities: Pakleni Islands Boat Ride
Day 14
Hvar, Croatia
None Breakfast
Day 14 Hvar/Split: Opt to visit the local market and gobble up some Croatian delicacies. For a little more activity, visit Marjan's peak with gorgeous views over the city or hit up some of the hiking and biking trails in the area. Included Activities: Diocletian's Palace Guided Walk Transport: Ferry
Day 15
Split, Croatia
None Breakfast
Day 15 Split: We recommend staying an extra day or two to fully experience all this lively city has to offer.

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Description

The Balkans are just getting noticed as a great European travel destination - we can’t believe it took so long! Situated on the balmy shores of the Adriatic and home to some of the most wondrous landscapes, monuments, and villages you’ll ever see, this part of the world still feels like a well-kept secret. This adventure showcases the region’s compelling history and scenery and allows time for outdoor pursuits like kayaking and hiking. You may not know much about Croatia and the Balkans now, ...

About Us

G Adventures is an adventure travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small group tours, safaris and expeditions all over the world. Founded by entrepreneur owner Bruce Poon Tip in 1995 and powered by an international team of passionate change makers, G Adventures was the first adventure travel company to offer 100% guaranteed departures in 2013. With nearly 700 itineraries and 110,000 travelers each year, G Adventures' award-winning trips put travelers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. For more information, please visit: www.gadventures.com.

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