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Bosnia and Herzegovina is place where the East meets the West. If you want to see and feel untouched nature, many cultures, religions and traditions then book your next trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina and you will have the adventure of your life.

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About us We are foremost travel agency in organizing trips to Bosnia and Herzegovina. “Balkan travel services” d.o.o. is a Bosnian travel company based in Mostar Established in 2013. Looks we are very new in this Market. But in our team are young people highly skilled and professional. We believes in providing the best to our clients. We acknowledge that no two travellers are the same and design perfect travel experiences according to your budgets and timelines. Our Services include everything from meet & assist at the airport to accommodation, transfers, excursions, sightseeing, tour guides etc. Balkan travel services utmost priority in providing these services is to ensure that clients are getting the best of quality and customer service at all times. All operations and land arrangements are handled through our multilingual & professional staff. Balkan travel services credibility and strength has been achieved through its long standing position and experience in the travel industry. Balkan travel services has been channeled through an existing network of 200 partners of travel agents & tour operators (buyers) globally; namely “Europe, East Europe, GCC and other Arab countries and the Far East”.

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Where to go? Sarajevo Konjic Mostar Blagaj 4

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Bosnia & Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina lies in the heart of southeast Europe. It is here that eastern and western civilizations met, sometimes clashed, but more often enriched and reinforced each other throughout its long and fascinating history. Perhaps what is most important for the visitor to know today, though, is that Bosnia and Herzegovina is a stunningly beautiful country with a vast array of landscapes, cultures, traditions and people.

DESTINATION

Bosnia and Herzegovina is a long name for a country that measures just over 50,000 km2. Bosnia is the northern region of Bosnia and Herzegovina, encompassing roughly 80% of the country; the other eponymous region, the southern part, is Herzegovina. Bosnia is an informal term for the whole country.

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Bosnia has five main cities (Sarajevo, Banja Luka, Tuzla, Mostar and Zenica) and numerous smaller towns. In the course of recent decades the population underwent a decisive shift towards industrialization and urbanization, producing in the main cities a vibrant, sophisticated, and highly educated population. Some of the most successful firms in the former Yugoslavia were located in Bosnia-Herzegovina, while the Winter Olympics, held in Sarajevo in 1984, lifted Bosnia and its capital to a special status.


In the countryside, a more traditional rural lifestyle continues to exist. Bosnia is a country of exceptional natural beauty, with dramatic mountains and turquoise rivers, and striking contrasts between the green wooded hills of Central Bosnia, the bare limestone landscapes of Herzegovina and the fertile agricultural flatlands in the north. The official languages in Bosnia and Herzegovina are: Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian. Though, they are very similar and in the time of Yugoslavia they were actually one language. By learning one of these languages, the other two are automatically learned too.


Sarajevo “Sarajevo – the place where East and West embrace themselves” A legend says that the destiny of the person who drinks the water at Baščaršija will be forever and inextricably linked to Sarajevo. There is at least a grain of truth in every tradition, and the real truth is that, if you visit at least once this city, you will always and forever return to it with joy. There are only a few places in the world that will overtake you so quickly by its charm.Sarajevo is most often called „the crossroads of East and West cultures,” but it is still far more than that. Numerous archaeological discoveries prove that this area has been inhabited since Neolithic times and also there are evidences of a significant presence of the Illyrians in this territory. A medieval town Hodidjed was located near today’s Sarajevo. However, the name of the city, derived from the Turkish words Saraj – palace and Ovasi – field, reveals that Sarajevo, in fact, has been founded by the Ottomans. It is believed that Sarajevo was founded in the mid-fifteenth century, as the centre of the Ottoman authorities, by the Turkish regent Isa-Beg Ishakovic. Even though Sarajevo is a relatively small city in comparison to other European capitals, its name is known better than the names of some of the world’s biggest cities. It has a massive spiritual and historical background


must be experienced. However, several world-famous cultural events could be singled out, such as: the Sarajevo Film Festival, that in 20 years of existence has grown into one of the most important festivals of cinema in Europe; MESS – International Theatre Festival, the most significant and enduringly popular event of its kind in the region, followed by the Sarajevo Jazz Fest – International music festival which is best described by the festival’s motto: “The best jazz is where you least expect it.” East and West in this city also meet in the cuisine. In less than a half an hour walk you can find authentic Bosnian ašdžinica with indigenous dishes from this part of Europe, picturesque small taverns and luxurious big restaurants. The truth is, in fact, that each of the bars in the town is some kind of cultural event for itself: if you want some live music in a club or if you are more into intimate venues, it is enough just to step outside on the streets of Sarajevo, and you will for sure quickly find something for yourself. and a natural look. The undisputed travel guide Lonely Planet ranked Sarajevo as 43rd most beautiful city in the world in its 2006 edition, while in 2009 the guide placed it among the top 10 cities in the world that one inevitably must visit. “The Golden Valley”, as Sarajevo is often referred to, is comfortably situated in the foothills of the Olympic mountains Trebević, Igman, Bjelašnica and Jahorina, which makes it a favourite winter tourism centre. The list of cultural events in Sarajevo is simply too long to be written – it

In recent decades, with the rapid development of the city, Sarajevo has become an inevitable meeting point of culture happenings and entertainment for all generations. People of Sarajevo, usually called Sarajlije, are best described by those who have crossed the threshold of this magical town at least once: friendly, direct, open and witty. Hence, we warmly advise that on your first visit to this city you should find somebody from Sarajevo who will generously share with you all the corners of the city, at first sight hidden, but full of colors, tastes, smells and sounds. Every corner of Sarajevo tells its own story and each of these stories is very easy to fall in love with at first sight. 9


Mostar Mostar belongs to one of the most beautiful cities in the Bosnia and Herzegovina. Located on the banks of the River Neretva and is the cultural and economic center Herzegovina, and also the largest city in Herzegovina. The city is named after the bridge keepers (bridge) on the banks of the River Neretva. Belongs to one of the most beautiful cities in the Bosnia and Herzegovina. Old City of Mostar is interesting for its narrow streets full of life. It contains a multitude of restaurants and craft with traditional offerings. There is a wide variety of cultural, historical and religious sites such as the Old Bridge, Crooked Bridge, Karadjoz mosques, Turbe, Hamam, town bath, old Orthodox church, synagogue. Mostar’s Old Bridge is a symbol of the city of Mostar. It is characterized by a slim and elegant form: the profile of the bridge was so thin and high above the water that much more difficult to imagine that such a building can be made of huge stone blocks. Most of the bright shiny color that changes throughout the day depending on the sun.

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Bihać Bihać is a charming little town cantered on the banks of the Una River. The area was settled from at least Illyrian and Roman times, but the town itself was first mentioned in 1260, in a document of King Bela IV. It were these far northwest frontier lands that drew the line between the Ottomans and the Austro-Hungarians. Bihac is a charming little town centered on the banks of the Una River. The town is teeming with café’s that inevitably gravitate around the beautiful Una. It is more than worth a visit to Bihac or any of the towns that live off these emerald waters. It is a great place for a stop over if you’re on your way down to the Croatian coast or have visited the Plitvice National Park just across the border.

Jajce The town is famous for its beautiful waterfall where the Pliva River meets the Vrbas River. Neraby is Pliva lake, which is also a popular destination for the local people and tourists. Jajce fortress is another attraction that reminds us of the old times, same as Esma Sultanah’s mosque.

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Economy Tour Want to explore Bosnia-Herzegovina and Dubrovnik but unsure of where to start? Let us guide you! Our economy vacation packages guarantee you to see the best of over twenty famous Bosnia- Herzegovinian destinations. You would not believe that you can have beautiful moments to be cherished throughout life by taking an economy trip of 10 days until you experience it. Package is suitable for those who love combination of culture, history and nature, but can also be modified to put more focus on either of these categories.

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INCLUDED: - Accommodation (Hotels 3*, Hostels, Apartments) - Breakfast + Lunch - Tour Guide - Transportation - Entrance Fees - Taxes


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INCLUDED: - 25 km of Rafting - Transportation - Rafting Safety Equipment - IRF Certified Skipper - Lunch/Barbecue - Photoshooting/Swimming break - A day you will never forget

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8 DAYS

Bosnia and Herzegovina Tour Day 1: Arrival

Pick up from Sarajevo Airport to the hotel.

Day 2: Sarajevo city tour

After breakfast, our guide will take you on this famous Sarajevo walkig tour through the history. Visit City Hall and Gazi Husrev-beg mosque, Bascarsija and Festina lente bridge. After city tour going to Bijambare near Sarajevo. Enjoy the nature park and visit famous bijambare cave. Back to Sarajevo.

Day 3: Sarajevo - Travnik - Jajce - Bihac

Travelling to Bihać. First visit Travnik and it`s Travnik castle. Passing by Jajce. Discover amazing waterfall here. Jajce, is famous for its beautiful waterfall where the Pliva River meets the river Vrbas.

Day 4: Una national park

After breakfast visit Una national park. Along the valley of river Una, in the most part of National Park Una, you can find cultural monuments, fortresses, towers and towns which present the additional value to the National Park. After that going to visit Japod`s island. The Japod’s islands are a tourist-archaeological complex and a site that aims to get everyone who passes through Bihac to come and enjoy natural beauties.

Day 5: 2018 Visit Martin Brod and Štrbački buk

Martin Brod, place near Bihac, has one of the most beautiful waterfall in Bosnia, long about 54 metres. This natural waterfall is the true gem of the Una river that attracts a large number of visitors. Also visit waterfall on „Štrbački buk“. Back to Sarajevo.

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

Day 6: Bihac to Sarajevo

After breakfast going to Sarajevo. First visit place Semešnic and continue to Sarajevo (Free Time)


Day 7: Olympic mountains and „Vrelo Bosne“

After breakfast visit and explore real beuty of Bosnia- Olympic mountains (Bjelasnica and Igman). Enjoy the fresh air. Free time for your individual activities. After that visit spring of river Bosna. Amazing place for nature lovers. The region is truly beautiful and known for the crystal clear spring of the river Bosna, with many small lakes and cascades. Back to Sarajevo.

Day 8: Departure to Airport.

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8 DAYS

SARAJEVO Day 1: Transfer from airport to the hotel. Day 2: Sarajevo City Tour

After breakfast in the hotel start city tour of Sarajevo. Visit Old Town – Bascarsija (Gazi Husrev-bey mosque, bazaar, City Hall, Inat hosue), visit Festina lente and Latin bridge also. After city tour going to visit Tunnel of hope – a museum.

Day 3: Sarajevo – Travnik – Jajce - Sarajevo

For over 150 years, the vizier – the Ottoman Sultan’s representative in Bosnia had his headquarters in this town. It was the capital city of Bosnia from 1697 to 1850. Visiting Fortress of Travnik, the Coloured Mosque and Elci Ibrahim Pasha’s Madrasah. Proceding to Jajce. Jajce is famous for its beautiful waterfalls. Also visit watermills near Jajce. Back to Sarajevo, overnight.

Day 4: Olympic mountains & spring of river Bosna

After breakfast going to explore Olympic mountains Bjelasnica & Igman. Discover mountain through walk. Enjoy the fresh air. Bjelasnica “Babin do” is the place where you can find many hotels and restaurants for coffee or tea, or just to relax. On mountain Igman visit the war mosque, or as it is called, Igman’s beauty, is an authentic cultural monument built during the aggression against Bosnia and Herzegovina. The next point of the tour would be a Sarajevo’s green heaven. Once you arrive to Ilidza area, you will be taken to the source of river Bosnia on a horse carriage.

Day 5: Sarajevo – Mostar - Sarajevo

SARAJEVO

After breakfast going to Herzegovina region. Visit Mostar city and it`s Old town. Discover Kujundžiluk together with Old Bridge and Mehmed Koski-pasha mosque. After that going to Blagaj. Blagaj is a village situated at the spring of the Buna river (probably the largest karst spring in Europe) and historical Dervish house – Tekija. Back to Sarajevo-overnight.


Day 6: Bijambare cave and Trebevic

Trip to Bijambare. The Bijambare area, famous for its caves, is located on the far north-eastern slopes of Ilijaš, a small town near Sarajevo. The caves located in pine forest are a great place for explorers and the sports and recreation centre is a great escape from the urban area. On the way back visit small mountain Trebevic. Enjoy the fresh air. The first amusement park in Bosnia and Herzegovina with alpine roller coaster is located on Trebevic. The main attraction of the amusement park is the alpine roller coaster.

Day 7: Visit Prokosko lake

Day tour to Prokoško lake. Prokoško lake (authentic houses, lake, forest, nature mountains). Lunch at local houses on the lake (domestic food). Walking near the lake and seeing farms.

Day 8: Departure to airport.

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10 DAYS

SARAJEVO – BIHAC – MOSTAR Day 1: Transfer from airport to the hotel. Day 2: Sarajevo city tour & Bijambare

After breakfast in the hotel start city tour of Sarajevo. Visit Old Town – Bascarsija (Gazi Husrev-bey mosque, bazaar, City Hall, Inat hosue), visit Festina lente and Latin bridge also. After city tour going to visit Tunnel of hope – a museum. After city tour trip to Bijambare. The Bijambare area, famous for its caves, is located on the far north-eastern slopes of Ilijaš, a small town near Sarajevo. The caves located in pine forest are a great place for explorers and the sports and recreation centre is a great escape from the urban area.

Day 3: Olympic mountains & spring of river Bosna

After breakfast going to explore Olympic mountains Bjelasnica & Igman. Discover mountain through walk. Enjoy the fresh air. Bjelasnica “Babin do” is the place where you can find many hotels and restaurants for coffee or tea, or just to relax. On mountain Igman visit the war mosque, or as it is called, Igman’s beauty, is an authentic cultural monument built during the aggression against Bosnia and Herzegovina. The next point of the tour would be a Sarajevo’s green heaven. Once you arrive to Ilidza area, you will be taken to the source of river Bosnia on a horse carriage.

Day 4: Sarajevo – Travnik – Jajce - Bihac

SARAJEVO BIHAC MOSTAR

For over 150 years, the vizier – the Ottoman Sultan’s representative in Bosnia had his headquarters in this town. It was the capital city of Bosnia from 1697 to 1850. Visiting Fortress of Travnik, the Coloured Mosque and Elci Ibrahim Pasha’s Madrasah. Proceding to Jajce. Jajce is famous for its beautiful waterfalls. Also visit watermills near Jajce. Going to Bihac, overnight.


Day 5: Bihac city tour & Una national park

After breakfast visit Una national park. Along the valley of river Una, in the most part of National Park Una, you can find cultural monuments, fortresses, towers and towns which present the additional value to the National Park. After that going to visit Japod`s island. The Japanese islands are a tourist-archaeological complex and a site that aims to get everyone who passes through Bihac to come and enjoy natural beauties.

Day 6: Martin Brod & Strbacki buk

Trip to Bijambare. The Bijambare area, famous for its caves, is located on the far north-eastern slopes of Ilijaš, a small town near Sarajevo. The caves located in pine forest are a great place for explorers and the sports and recreation centre is a great escape from the urban area. On the way back visit small mountain Trebevic. Enjoy the fresh air. The first amusement park in Bosnia and Herzegovina with alpine roller coaster is located on Trebevic. The main attraction of the amusement park is the alpine roller coaster.

Day 7: Bihac – Mostar

After breakfast going to Herzegovina region. Visit Konjic place and also Jablanica. Proceding to Mostar, overnight.

Day 8: Herzegovina tour

Visit Mostar city and it`s Old town. Discover Kujundžiluk together with Old Bridge and Mehmed Koski-pasha mosque. After that going to Blagaj. Blagaj is a village situated at the spring of the Buna river (probably the largest karst spring in Europe) and historical Dervish house – Tekija. Next place to visit is Počitelj. Počitelj Castle is a medieval citadel, a silo-shaped fort overlooking the village from the top of the hill. After that going to Kravice waterfall a beautiful oasis of peace located in southern Herzegovina. It is the most fascinating naturalistic features of the Herzegovinian region.

Day 9: Mostar – Sarajevo (visit Trebevic)

After breakfast going to Sarajevo. In Sarajevo visit small mountain Trebevic. Enjoy the fresh air. The first amusement park in Bosnia and Herzegovina with alpine roller coaster is located on Trebevic. The main attraction of the amusement park is the alpine roller coaster. Also visit SCC, the biggest shopping mall in the country.

Day 10: Departure to airport.

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Tour of The Capitals

10 NIGHTS 11 DAYS

BEOGRAD - ZAGREB - SARAJEVO

Day 1: Belgrade

Arival to Belgrade, transfer to the Hotel, Belgrade centar Tour Seven thousand year long history rises from its streets, buildings, monuments and numerous sights that make this tour so interesng and tempng. Belgrade is specific in many ways. One of its special characteriscs is being the only European capital at the confluence of the two rivers.

Day 2: Belgrade

Belgrade Undergorund Tour Belgrade underground reveals the most hidden secrets of this city! Rich history is kept by caves, dungeons, walled rivers, tunnels, bunkers, and numerous construcons demolished and built by naons that seled here during me. Underground tells the legend about Belgrade from Roman, Austrian, Turkish and Serbian period.

Day 3: Belgrade to Zagreb

Afret breakfast traveling from Belgrade to Zagreb, check in hotel and a er a short break starts Zagreb City Tour. Enjoy in the city centre where you will get the first impression of Zagreb.

Day 4: Zagreb City

The panoramic tour will show you the highlights of Zagreb’s Lower Town. Get an introducon to the rich history of the Croaan capital, dang back to medieval mes, on a 2.5-hour guided walk. Your will see the main square, Ban Jelacic, to the cathedral, which is one of the most important landmarks in the city. Enjoy a ride on the shortest funicular in the world.

Day 5: Zagreb - Plitvice lakes - Bihac

From Zagreb travel to Plitvica lakes. Experience the beaues of Naonal Park Plitvice lakes - the oldest Croatian National Park which has been on UNESCO`s list of World Heritage. The riches of sixteen wonderful interlinked azures-green colored crystalline laked make it a real pearl of Croaan nature heritage. Spend the day in the breathtaking beauty of Croatia - Plitvice Lakes. After Plitvice travel to Bihac and overnight there.

Day 6: Una Naonal park

Una Naonal Park, Along the valley of river Una, in the most part of Na onal Park Una, you can find cultural monuments, fortresses, towers and towns which present the addional value to the Naonal Park. This area represents a unique natural complex in this part of Europe, valuable for the preservaon of the overall landscape and biological diversity.


Day 7: Bihac – Jajce – Travnik – Sarajevo

Aer breakfast travelling to to Jajce, the city is famous for its beauful waterfall where the Pliva River meets the river Vrbas, vising Pliva lake. Connuing to Travnik. For over 150 years, the vizier – the Ooman Sultan’s representave in Bosnia - had his headquarters in this town. It was the capital city of Bosnia from 1697 to 1850. Vising Fortress of Travnik, the Coloured Mosque and Elci Ibrahim Pasha’s Madrasah. Overnight stay at Sarajevo.

Day 8: Sarajevo City Tour - Mountain Bjelasnic / Igman & Bosna river spring

Baščaršija - Old Town – is the historical and cultural centre of the city. Visi ng the main historical monuments, like the reconstructed City Hall of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Lan Bridge, Emperor’s Mosque, Kazandžiluk street (Coppersmith’s street) and the Gazi-Husrev Bey’s complex. enjoying the nature at the Olympic mountain Bjelašnica and Igman. Vising the amazing region of the spring of the river Bosna. The region is truly beauful and known for the crystal clear spring of the river Bosna, with many small lakes and cascades. Returning to the hotel and overnight stay at Sarajevo

Day 9: Sarajevo – Mostar – Sarajevo

Discovering the old city with the Old Bridge, one of the country’s most recognizable landmarks. It is also proclaimed as a UNESCO World Heritage. Visitng Počitelj and Počitelj ’s Castel. Proceeding to Kravice. Among the most fascinang naturalisc features of the Herzegovinian region are the sparkling waterfalls of Kravice. On the way back vising Blagaj. Blagaj is situated at the spring of the Buna river, one of the largest and most beauful springs in Europe, and a historical Dervish house. Returning to the hotel and overnight stay at Sarajevo

Day 10: Free day in Sarajevo

Last day will be free for you to enjoy and to try to discover all the secrets of Sarajevo. If you still do not know where to go or what to see, we recommend you to go for shopping in old bazar or some of the shopping centers, e.g. Sarajevo City Center BBI, as well as a lot of shops on the pedestrian zone.

Day 11: Departure to airport Included - Accommodation HB (upon request 3* or 4* or 5*) - Lunch or Dinner in local restourants - Transfers and tours with modern vehicle - English speaking guides in cities - English speaking tour escort

* The program can be made as per your wish.

Excluded - Expenses not listed in the program of the package - Individual expenses - Other excursions - Tickets to places of interest - Airline tickets - Tips 23


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Heritage of Balkan

8 NIGHTS 9 DAYS

SARAJEVO - MOSTAR - DUBROVNIK - BUDVA - KOTOR - TIRANA - OHRID - SKOPJE

Day 1: Sarajevo Arrival

Arrival and transportation to the (upon request 3* or 4* or 5*) Hotel. The guide will help you with check in and give you short introduction about the city. You will also get the most important broshures about basic city info and all recommendation for the first night in Sarajevo.

Day 2: Sarajevo Locco

After breakfast , our guide will take you on this famous Sarajevo walkig tour through the history. You will meet all of its diverseties and beauties, with some main historical points that are worldwide known, such as The place of Assassination that trigered the WWI. Walking down the streets seems like steping from Istanbul to Wiena in just one step. We promise you noticing that before our guide even show you. The most famous religious, cultural, historical and economic monuments in Sarajevo and enjoying delicious lunch in a Traditional restaurant in the Old town.

Day 3: Sarajevo - Konjic - Mostar

BALKAN TOUR

Breakfast at the hotel. Check-Out, departure to Konjic. Presenting Neretva River which makes Herzegovina a Mediterranean oasis offering all kinds of experiences: from mountainous terrain to the offerings of local villagers to religious tourism and excellent cuisine. Continue the drive to Mostar, the largest city in Herzegovina and one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country. Old Bridge is one of the countries most recognizable landmarks and symbol of Mostar. It is also proclaimed as a UNESCO World Heritage. Drive to the city of Blagaj, the famous historical and touristic place located in the care of Herzegovina, in the source of the river Buna, 12 km away from Mostar. Visit of the beautiful and very famous Dervish Tekke, the building that is the widely known and renowned and it can be combined with several other tourist attractions in Blagaj. The Buna Spring is one of the largest and most beautiful in Europe.


Day 4: Mostar - Dubrovnik - Budva

After breakfast going to Dubrovnik (Croatia). The “Pearl of the Adriatic” situated on the Dalmatian coast, became an important Mediterranean sea power from the 13 th century onwards. Although severely damaged by an earthyuake in 1667, Dubrovnik managed to preserve its beautiful Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque churches, monasteries, palaces and fountains. Damaged again in the 1990s by armed conflict, it is now the focus of a major restoration programme co-ordinated by UNESCO.

Day 5: Budva

Breakfast at the hotel. Going to explore Old town Budva, which is inside of the stone walls. Visit the old Entrance, Square of the poet, Square of the churches and beaches. As an option there is a boatride from Budva.

Day 6: Budva – Tirana – Ohrid

Breakfast at the hotel. First traveling to Albania to visit Tirana. Explore Tirana, the capital city and visit Skender Bey square and Edhem Bey mosque. Proceding to Ohrid. Ohrid is Macedonia’s largest summer tourist destination and historical-cultural center as well.

Day 7: Ohrid

Breakfast at the hotel. Explore city and visit the most popular place. We will have tour in Ohrid visiting Old town, Pearl factory, Hadzi Alijas mosque etc. Enjoy the lake, perhaps take an optional Boatride on the lake.

Day 8: Ohrid – Skopje

After breakfast going to explore Skopje and visit it`s most popular place like Mustafa Pasha mosque from 15th century, Macedonia square, Old bazar in Skopje, The Stone bridge, Daut Pasha`s Amam, etc.

Day 9: Departure

Check-out from the hotel. Departure to Airport.

Included - Accommodation HB (upon request 3* or 4* or 5*) - Lunch or Dinner in local restourants - Transfers and tours with modern vehicle - English speaking guides in cities - English speaking tour escort

Excluded - Expenses not listed in the program of the package - Individual expenses - Other excursions - Tickets to places of interest - Airline tickets - Tips

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Bosnia - Serbia - Montenegro Day 1: Transfer from airport to the hotel - OLD TOWN TOUR. Day 2: Olympic mountains & spring of river Bosna

After breakfast going to explore Olympic mountains Bjelasnica & Igman. Discover mountain through walk. Enjoy the fresh air. Bjelasnica “Babin do” is the place where you can find many hotels and restaurants for coffee or tea, or just to relax. On mountain Igman visit the war mosque, or as it is called, Igman’s beauty, is an authentic cultural monument built during the aggression against Bosnia and Herzegovina. The next point of the tour would be a Sarajevo’s green heaven. Once you arrive to Ilidza area, you will be taken to the source of river Bosnia on a horse carriage.

Day 3: Bijambare cave and Trebevic

SARAJEVO ZLATIBOR SJENICA KOLAŠIN PODGORICA BUDVA KOTOR

Trip to Bijambare. The Bijambare area, famous for its caves, is located on the far north-eastern slopes of Ilijaš, a small town near Sarajevo. The caves located in pine forest are a great place for explorers and the sports and recreation centre is a great escape from the urban area. On the way back visit small mountain Trebevic. Enjoy the fresh air. The first amusement park in Bosnia and Herzegovina with alpine roller coaster is located on Trebevic. The main attraction of the amusement park is the alpine roller coaster.

Day 4: Sarajevo, Višegrad and Zlatibor

After breakfast travel to Višegrad. Visit famous for the Unesco-listed ‘bridge on the Drina’ immortalised in Ivo Andrić’s classic novel, Višegrad has parlayed this identity into a niche tourist industry by building Andrićgrad, a small but likeable mock-historical city core nominally celebrating the author. The surrounding landscapes of deep-cut river canyons are most impressive seen from a boat chugging up the Drina from Serbia.


Day 5: Day at Mountain Zlatibor - option Sjenica

Visit to the Nature Reservat Uvac protected nature area starts with boat ride on Uvac Lake from 100 meters high dam, the highest earth dam in Europe. With boats we are riding about two hours until we reach the meanders. Watching white griffon vultures during scenic ride. After cruising through meanders we are starting hiking to the view point from where actually you can see the meanders.

Day 6: Zlatibor - KolaĹĄin - Podgorica

After breakfast travel to Podgorica. Stop in Kolasin for lunch and explore Kolasin National park. Continiue to Podgorica. Overnight in Podgorica

Day 7: Podgorica and Skadar Lake

Skadar Lake, which is a wild wonder waiting to be explored. Indescribable and in many ways unique, with the size of 391km2, it is the largest lake on the Balkan Peninsula and it is a crypt o depression, which means that in some parts the bottom of the lake is below sea level. Due to its geographic position and sub Mediterranean climate, it is one of the most important habitats of swamp birds in Europe, right after the river Danube delta. There are around 280 bird species on the lake, including the rare curly pelican, which became a trademark of the National Park. Territory of the lake is a witness to indescribable beauty with its overgrown coast, bays, capes and islands where numerous monasteries, churches and holy monuments are situated. This tour is perfect choice for discovering all natural beauties of NP Skadar Lake and to meet with traditional ways of life in this part of Montenegro. Transfer to the hotel.

Day 8: Budva - Kotor - Tivat

Budva is a town in Montenegro on the Adriatic Sea. Part of the Budva Riviera, it’s known for sandy beaches and nightlife. Stone walls built by the Venetians surround the narrow streets of the medieval old town (Stari Grad). This historic district is home to a seaside citadel and religious sites such as the Church of Santa Maria in Punta, established in the 9th century. Major tourist attractions are Old town Kotor and Perast, little baroque place near Kotor. Old town Kotor extraordinary city, located on the banks of Kotor Bay, has been included in the UNESCO world heritage list. For centuries this part of the word was intersection off different cultures that, luckily, left their significant traces visible in present times. You will enjoy in listening intriguing stories about Ottomans and Venetians, trough bits and pieces of tremendously long Christian tradition to contemporary history of this region. After back in Tivat, short city tour.

Day 9: Departure to airport.

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Croatia Tour Day 1: Arrival – short city tour

Arrival and transportation to the Hotel. The guide will help you with check in and give you short introduction about the city. You will also get the most important broshures about basic city info and all recommendation for the first night in Zagreb.

Day 2: Zagreb - city tour

The panoramic tour will show you the highlights of Zagreb’s Lower Town. Visit Museum of Arts and Cras, 19th century neobaroque building of Croa an Na onal Theatre. Get an introducon to the rich history of the Croatian capital, dang back to medieval mes, on a 2.5-hour guided walk. Your will see the main square, Ban Jelacic, to the cathedral, which is one of the most important landmarks in the city. Enjoy a ride on the shortest funicular in the world.

Day 3: Day tour to Plitvice lakes

After breakfast in Zagreb travel to Plitvica lakes. Experience the beauties of National Park Plitvice lakes - the oldest Croatian National which has been on UNESCO`s list of World Heritage for almost 30 years. The richest of sixteen wonderful interlinked azures-green colored crystalline laked make it a real pearl of Croatian nature heritage. Spend the day in the breathtaking beauty of Croatia Plitvice Lakes, and walk in forests of green. See the terraced lakes and waterfalls of crystal clear water flowing through a vast and lush environment. Back to Zagreb, overnight stay.

Day 4: Zagreb – Opatija

Early breakfast. After that going to Opatija. A walk along the seaside Promenade “Lungomare”. This beautiful city is situated below the mountain and Nature Park Učka. Beautiful nature, climate, parks, hotels & old Austrian villas. Free time for walk or shopping. Overnight in Opatija.

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Day 5: Opatija – Istra

After breakfast, 1:30 hours ride to Pula. Visit the most beautiful cities of the region – Pula, Rovinj and Porec. In Pula you can admire the 2000-year-old Roman Amphitheater, the Temple of Augustus and other architectural wonders from various epochs. Rovinj, is also known as the “Artists paradise”, is situated on a small peninsula and is probably the most romantic town in Istria. In Porec, the Byzantine Euphrasian Basilica stands out as a ‘must-see’ part of architecture. Back to Opatija, overnight.

Day 6: Visit museum Mimara, rest day shopping

After breakfast departure to Zagreb. Visit museum Mimara. This is the diverse private art collection – Zagreb’s best – of Ante Topić Mimara, who donated over 3750 priceless objects to his native Zagreb (even though he spent much of his life in Salzburg, Austria). Housed in a neo-Renaissance former school building (1883), the collection spans a wide range of periods and regions. After visiting the museum, the rest day free for your activities or shopping.

Day 7: Day tour to Bled - Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Early breakfast. A trip to Bled must be a part of any visit to Slovenia. On our tour to Lake Bled we treat you with a traditional pletna boat ride to Bled island, a top attraction in Slovenia. Visit amazing Bled castle, more than a thousand years old, and one of the most spectacular castles in Slovenia. Countinue to the Old Town of Ljubljana. The old city core will visit more than a million tourists every year. Incredible architecture, river with beautiful bridges, restaurants with traditional cuisine, old buildings, many shops etc. Back to Zagreb and overnight.

Day 8: - Time to say goodbye. Departure to the Airport.

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