19days Balkans Tour from Bucharest with Transylvania

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Visit the Balkans in this 19 days tour in wich You will visit 9 countries: Romania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia and Hungary. Enjoy a small group tour from 1 to 14 with a tourguide that will fit on your interests and will make this experience unforgettable. In this tour of the Balkans You will have the possibility to understand better the history that separated or connected different countries and experience as well mostly of the Unesco sites.
Day1–Bucharest–Ivanovo Monastery–Arbanassi–VelikoVisit Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo. Walking tour of Arbanassi and Veliko TarnovoDay2–Veliko–Shipka–Kazanluk–SofiaVisit Shipka Monument,Thracian Tomb and Rose oil Museum in Kazanlak. Arrival in Sofia and walking tour of the city Day3–Sofia–Rila–Skopje  Visit Rila Monastery and orientation tour of old town in Skopje Day 4–Skopje–Ohrid Walking tour of Skopje and in the old town of Ohrid Day5–Ohrid–Bay of Bones–St Naum–Tirana–KrujaVisit the Bay of Bones, the monastery of St.Naum, and experience a small rowing boat ride to the springs of  Black Drimm river.Walking tour in Tirana. In the evening orientation tour of Kruja Day6-Kruja–Budva–Kotor Visit the Kruja Castle and Kruja Castle Museum. Walking tour of Budva. Walking tour of Kotor.Day7–Kotor Bay Tour–DubrovnikVisit Kotor Bay: Perast (boat trip), Tivat & Porto Montenegro. Explore the Old Town of DubrovnikDay8–Dubrovnik–Mostar–SplitWalking tour of Mostar and Split where we will visit the 4th century Diocletian’s Palace and city’s historical center. Day9–Split – Trogir – PlitviceContinue the sightseeing or free time of Split and we will head to Trogir. Walking tour in Trogir. In the late evening we will arrive in Plitvice.Day 10– Plitvice – Postojna – LjubljanaExplore the Oldest National Park from Croatia. Next, explore the Postojna Cave. Arrive in the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana. Day 11– Ljubljana – Zagreb Enjoy a walking tour in Ljubljana. Next, we will head to Zagreb where we will have a walking tour. Day 12– Zagreb – BelgradWalking tour of Belgrad Day 13– Belgrad – Novi Sad – BudapestWalking tour of Novi Sad. In the evening we will arrive to Budapest.Day 14– Budapest 4-hour guided tour of the city. In the evening enjoy a scenic 1-hour river cruise along the DanubeDay15:Budapest–Arad–TimisoaraWalking tour of Arad and TimisoaraDay16:Timisoara–Corvin's Castle–Alba Iulia–SibiuVisit Corvin's Castle. Alba Iulia Fortress and Sibiu old town. Dinner with the peasents in SibielDay17:Sibiu-Sighisoara-BrasovVisit Sighisoara medieval city and Brasov Old Town with the Black ChurchDay18:Brasov-Bran-Sinaia-BucarestVisit Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) , Peles Castle and arrival in Bucharest.Day19:BucharestWalking tour of Bucharest: Parlament Palace, Village Museum and old town.

What’s included

  • 18 nights accommodation in 3/4* hotels (5x3* hotels and 15 x 4* hotels)
  • Transport for the entire tour with modern air-conditioned minivan
  • 2 special dinners (one in Sibiel at the peasents and one in Caru cu Bere restaurant in Bucharest)
  • Breakfast
  • Local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide in Budapest and for the entire tour in Romania
  • Professional tour director that will be also the driver
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Fuel surcharge

What’s not included

  • Tips for the tour guide / driver
  • Food and drinks
  • Photo/Video fees at the museums