Balkan Highlights Tour

Balkan Highlights Tour

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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Bunk'Art 1, Rruga Fadil Deliu, Tirana 1001 Albania

We start the day by visiting BunkArt Museum. Opened in 2014 inside the former Dictator’s Atomic Shelter it showcases artifacts, pictures, and installation about daily life in Albania during the communist period.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Berat, Berat, Berat County

travel to Berat, the UNESCO Town where we will take a guided walk of Mangalam and Gorica quarters. These quarters give that distinctive ottoman look to the city for which it was enlisted in the UNESCO heritage list.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Marikaj, Albania

Travel for lunch to the Agr-Tourist farm of Marikaj where we will sample a variety of dished typical to central Albania.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Berat Castle, Rruga Mihal Komnena, Berat 5001 Albania

This morning we start with the castle of Berat which dates back from the 4th century BC. The imposing castle has been a dwelling place from antiquity being inhabited even nowadays.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ohrid, Ohrid, Southwestern Region

A guided tour of Ohrid's old town. Ohrid is as well enlisted in the UNESCO Heritage List since 1979. Some of the sites we will visit are Tsar Samuel Castle, Ohrid Amphitheatre, St. Canelo Church and St. Sophia Church.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Monastery of Saint Naum, Ohrid Republic of North Macedonia

The next stop will be Saint Naum monastery, a venerated place for the Macedonians. The remainder of the day will be enjoyed in group leisure.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Skopje, Skopje, Skopje Region

The guided walk will take us through Skopje Old Town where we will visit the Old Bazaar and Mustafa Pasha Mosque. Next, we continue through the Stone Bridge to the Macedonian Square and Mother Theresa memorial house. Our tour ends at the old train station where the clock still shows the moment when the earthquake devastated the city in 1963.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Prizren, Prizren

The guided walk will take us through Skopje Old Town where we will visit the Old Bazaar and Mustafa Pasha Mosque. Next, we continue through the Stone Bridge to the Macedonian Square and Mother Theresa memorial house. Our tour ends at the old train station where the clock still shows the moment when the earthquake devastated the city in 1963.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Decan, Decan

Travel to Decani to visit the Serbian Orthodox Monastery enlisted in UNESCO list. Visoki Dečani is one of the largest medieval churches in the Balkan beautifully preserved nowadays. It stores many frescos dating to the 14th century

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Visegrad, Visegrad, Republika Srpska

Visit Visegrad. Višegrad was made known through the Nobel Prize Winner Ivo Andric and his masterpiece “The Bridge over Drina River”
We will visit, Ivo Andric House and Andrictown or the Stone Town dedicated to Ivo Andric. Another site we will visit is the Bridge over the Drina river which dates back to 1571.

Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Sarajevo Canton, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Our guide will take us through the old part of Sarajevo and first will take us to the famous site where the assassination of Franz Ferdinand happened in 1914. Next, we will visit Baščaršija and the bazaar where we have the possibility to buy interesting local crafts. After the visit of Sarajevo Old Town, we drive to the Tunnel of Hope where we will learn about the siege of Sarajevo. There we will watch a visual presentation of the attack that happened to the city by the Yugoslavian Army and the clever ways the citizens of Sarajevo had to invent in order to withstand the siege.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Mostar, Mostar, Herzegovina-Neretva Canton, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

On the way to Mostar, we visit Jablanica, a symbol of World War II for the ex-Yugoslavian partizans. Next, we travel to Blagaj for lunch. First, we visit the Dervish House and the sources of river Buna. After lunch, we head to Mostar where we visit the Catholic church, Old bridge and old town. The remainder of the day is at group leisure to enjoy.

Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Pocitelj, Pocitelj, Herzegovina-Neretva Canton, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

take a break in the small town of Počitelj. The city used to be a very important military fort and watch post during the Ottoman and Austro Hungarian periods. Today the town holds annual events such as the Painting Colony where painters from different countries showcase their work.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Dalmatia

in Dubrovnik, we will take a guided tour through the main pedestrian street of the old town called Stradun. Our guide will walk us through the main monuments and explain their history. After the guided walk we will take some free time in the old town and enjoy a relaxed afternoon.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Kotor, Kotor, Kotor Municipality

Visiting Kotor the UNESCO town. In Kotor, we will enjoy a 1 hour guided tour of the old town. After the guided tour we will spend some more time in this fascinating city to explore it at our own pace.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Budva, Budva, Budva Municipality

Passing through Budva and Sveti Stefan. We finish the tour at Podgorica Airport.

Duration: 1 hour

$3,422.07 Per Person