Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia Turquoise waters, lush forest, cascading waterfalls – enough said.
Lake Koman, Albania A unique pocket of the world seen from the ferry through Albania’s remote mountainous north.
Lovćen National Park, Montenegro Take a vertiginous drive to the Njegoš Mausoleum at the pinnacle of the Black Mountain.
Uvac Canyon, Serbia The spectacular zigzags of the Uvac River in southwestern Serbia are best admired from above.
Postojna Cave, Slovenia One of the world's largest karst cave systems boasts unrivalled rock formations.
Kravica Waterfall, Bosnia & Hercegovina Swim in the emerald waters at the base of this broad, beautiful arc.
Rugova Valley, Kosovo Gorgeous mountain and river vistas in a serpentine valley, with access to active pursuits aplenty.
Zlatni Rat, Croatia The tongue-shaped white-pebble beach on Brač Island is one Croatia's most photographed.