This fascinating journey into Slovenia, Croatia and Montenegro takes in the remarkable history and culture of these fascinating Balkan countries. From UNESCO World Heritage cities to dramatic mountainous landscapes – this trip has it all.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Sarajevo Airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||According to your scheduled flight arrival time|
|RETURN TIME||According to your scheduled flight back time|
|WEAR||Comfortable clothing and shoes.|
|Location||Slovenia and Croatia|
Day 1: Sarajevo arrival, Old town tour
Transport from the Sarajevo airport to the hotel. Tour visits to the main historical monuments in The Old Town including the National Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Emperor’s Mosque, The Latin Bridge, Ashkenazi Synagogue, Congregational Church, Catholic Cathedral and Gazi-Husrev Bey’s Mosque and Library. Overnight stay in Sarajevo.
Day 2: Sarajevo Ilidža, Mountains Igman and Bjelašnica
Breakfast in the Hotel. Visit natural spring ”Vrelo Bosne”. This is a natural park in which there are many springs and streams that form pools and small islets, one of the favorite excursion spots of Sarajevo. After the river spring going to the Tunnel of Hope (famous war tunnel). Visit two amazing mountains. Enjoy the nature at Olympic mountain Bjelašnica and Igman with long walks on fresh air and possible activities like paragliding, riding 4 wheel motorbikes or hiking. Dinner in the old town.
Day 3: Konjic, Pocitelj, Kravice, Blagaj, Mostar
Travel to Konjic. Refreshments at the six-arched Ottoman Stone Bridge. Travel to amazing sparkling waterfalls Kravice. Visit Počitelj, the village built in a natural karst amphitheater along the Neretva river. It is believed that the fortified town along with its attendant settlements were built by Bosnian’s King Stjepan Tvrtko I 1383. Discover the Medievel Blagaj Fort. Visiting River Buna with a view of the historic Dervish House. Tour of Mostar, the Old Bridge, tower museum…Overnight stay in Mostar.
Day 4: Trebinje, Budva, Kotor, Dubrovnik
Travel to Budva and Kotor – the most beautiful towns in Montenegro. Tour of the old city of Dubrovnik, the famous Pile Gate that has served as the main entrance and is still the most interesting access point to this fabulous old city.
Day 5: Dubrovnik, Split
Breakfast in the Hotel. Explore Split through the Roman part of town (Diocletian palace), Medieval part of town (City hall, promenade, Fish market), medieval fortifications and other palaces in Renaissance and Baroque style. Overnight stay at Split.
Day 6: Split, Plitvice Lake, Pula, Rovinj
Breakfast in the Hotel. Travel to Plitvice Lakes to enjoy the unity and harmony of the 16 lakes and their rare natural and cultural value. Visit Pula and the remains of ancient Roman times, the early Christianity, the times of Venice, Napoleon, Austria, Italy written in the city walls. Travel to Rovinj for overnight stay.
Day 7: Bled, Ljubljana
After breakfast, travel to the pearl of Slovenian Alps, Bled. Glacier lake surrounded by high and mighty mountain peaks in the middle of which lies a small island with a church that is protected by a thousand year old castle situated on a mountain. Continue our trip to Ljubljana. The highlights of Ljubljana are wonderful bridges and banks of Ljubljanica River. Walk down Preseren square, central pharmacy or Hauptmann house, Triple Bridge which is actually just one bridge and many more. Overnight stay in Ljubljana.
Day 8: Ljubljana , Zagreb
After breakfast, travel to Zagreb. The Zagreb sightseeing tour shows all the historic parts of Zagreb’s lower and upper town. The St Stephan’s Cathedral, the Farmers market and the small Gradec town. Overnight stay in Zagreb.
Day 9: Bihac, Jajce, Travnik, Sarajevo
Visit Bihac and the amazing river Una. Travel to Jajce, the city itself is an open air museum with 17 meter waterfall in the heart of the town. Visit the Fortress of Travnik, the Colored Mosque and Elci Ibrahim Pasha’s Madrasah. Travel to Sarajevo for overnight stay.
Day 10: Departure to the airport in Sarajevo
Breakfast in the hotel. Free time for shopping before the departure to Sarajevo Airport.