Down and Around the Danube with Viminacium Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Novi Sad

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In a single day you will visit fortress on the Danube, discover what the Roman town of Viminacium looked like, villa Obrenovic, relax on the banks of Lake Srebrno Jezero.
We start from Novi Sad at 7:00 and from Belgrade at 8.30 am and after an hour’s drive reach Smederevo whose huge fortress has been the last medieval capital of Serbia. Nowadays the fortress is one of the largest on the Danube and among the most important in Serbia.After the visit we head for Kostolac where we will visit the archeological site of Viminacium, once an important Roman town, the capital of the province of Upper Moesia. Apart from the ruins and ancient tombs we will also see the skeletons of many mammoths found during the excavation.  Our journey continues to Srebrno Jezero Lake where we will have free time that you can use for lunch in one of the local restaurants, a swim in the lake or both.After the break we drive to the castle of Ram. Following our visit we will cross the Danube by a ferryboat. On the other side, next to the tiny village of Stara Palanka we see the confluence of Nera into the Danube together with Labudovo Okno ornithological reserve.Next we will drive on the southern fringes of Deliblatska Peščara sands, once a real desert shaped by winds and today partially tamed by forestification, a habitat for many rare animal and plant species. Our last break will be with a family that left Belgrade to enjoy the peace and wilderness of the sands.Return to Belgrade in the evening hours. TransferA van or a mini bus with up to 30 seats. Passengers traveling from Novi Sad need to pay additional 750 RSD/7 eur. Minimal number of persons starting from Novi Sad is 10.Activities: • Visit to Smederevo fortress • Visit to Viminacium archeological site • Walk and free time on Srebrno Jezero Lake • Visit to Ram fortress • Crossing the Danube on a ferryboat • Drive through Deliblatska Peščara sands • A visit to a family living in Deliblatska PeščaraIncluded in price • Transportation with a tourist class bus with up to 30 seats - for sheduled tour • Licensed tourist guide • Crossing the Danube on a ferryboat • All entrance ticketsNot included in price • Lunch or drinks • Individual passenger expenses

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Round-trip shared transfer

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks