Slovenia – Croatia – Bosnia & Herzegovin – Montenegro

(Ljubljana-Bled-Zagreb-Bihać-Sarajevo-Mostar-Dubrovnik-Budva )  

 

Day 1 – ARRIVE LJUBLJANA

Arrival Ljubljana. Pick-up at the airport. Proceed for Ljubljana sightseeing with local tour guide.. On a guided walk around the city you’ll discover everything that this bustling modern capital has to offer. Stroll through the medieval Old Town, set along the lovely banks of the Ljubljanica River. See the most important cultural and historical monuments, including the New and Old Markets. Pass Romanesque, Gothic, and Renaissance buildings, and be tempted by the quaint boutiques and restaurants. See the 3 bridges that form the city’s unusual Triple Bridge. Learn a few secrets about the medieval city from your knowledgeable guide as you continue to Town Hall Square with its famous Baroque Robba Fountain. Stop at the Baroque Cathedral of St. Nicholas, visit the busy food market, and head to the Dragon Bridge, so called because of its 4 dragons that protect the city and serve as its trademark. Enjoy a boat ride on Ljubljanica River and see the city from other perspective, concluding your tour in a special way. Check in hotel. Free time. Dinner at hotel. Overnight in Ljubljana

Day 2 – LJUBLJANA – BLED

Breakfast. Departure from Ljubljana to Bled. Bled Sightseeing tour by local tour guide. Bled is often mentioned as the pearl of the Alpine region. It is unique with its emerald-green lake, a church on the island in the middle of the lake and a medieval castle from the 11th century, perched on a cliff above the lake. After a bus ride around the lake a guided tour of Bled castle will start. Then you will be taken by Bled’s typical ‘pletna’ boat to the island. Lunch in Bled. Transfer to Ljubljana. Dinner in hotel and overnight

Day 3 – LJUBLJANA – ZAGREB

Breakfast. Check out from the hotel.  Departure to Zagreb (140km).  Arrival, lunch. Check in hotel. Free at leisure.  Dinner at hotel and overnight.

Day 4 – ZAGREB

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed to city Visit of the highlights including the upper and lower town, Kaptol and Gradec, the majestic Cathedral, Archbishop’s Palace, Ban Jelacic square Lunch at the Zagreb’s Mosque halal restaurant , free time exploring  the winding streets of the old town. Dinner at hotel

Day 5 – ZAGREB – PLITVICE LAKES – BIHAĆ

Breakfast. Proceed to Natiolan Park Plitvice (140km). Plitvice sightseeing: Two hours walking in the beautiful natural surroundings full of lakes, endemic flora and fauna, boat ride and train ride trough nature protected area. Proceed to Bihać (35km). Lunch. Overnight

Day 6 – BIHAĆ – JAJCE – TRAVNIK – SARAJEVO

Breakfast. Panoramic sightseeing of Bihać. Proceed to Travnik (180km). Stop in Jajce for picture taking: Jajce was a capital town during Bosnian kingdom with beautiful 20 m high waterfall in the center; also above the waterfall you’ll see medieval fortress and learn more about Bosnian kingdom. Arrival Travnik , Travnik with its  mosque’s and fortress that dot the skyline shows the original style Bosnian architecture that gives this town its charm . Visit of Sulejmanija (Colorful ) Mosque and Fortress. Lunch at Plava Voda Restaurant. Continue drive to Sarajevo ( 80 km ). Check-in the hotel. Dinner and Overnight at hotel in Sarajevo

Day 7 – SARAJEVO

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for tour to visit Vrelo Bosne – spring of river Bosnia (Nature protected area), Tunnel museum – the only means of going in and out during the siege of Sarajevo in last war(where you’ll learn more about Bosnian war and the longest siege in modern history the siege of Sarajevo). Walking tour of old town Bascarsija, Latin bridge, place where the  Austro Hungarian Archduke was assassinated, what triggered the 1st World War; Brusa bezistan – covered market place; Gazi Husref Bey Mosque- built in 1530 year during the Ottoman era – and Gazi Husref Bey Madrass; Morica han built in 1551 ; Vijecnica – town hall for the Austro-Hungarian era. Sarajevo roses. Sarajevo Meeting of cultures – a fine line between Austro – Hungarian and Ottoman architecture. You’ll get to know European Jerusalem. Lunch at the local halal restaurant. afternoon, free for shopping. Back to hotel , Dinner and Overnight in Sarajevo.

Day 8 – SARAJEVO – MOSTAR – DUBROVNIK

Breakfast , Check out hotel. Transfer to Mostar (+/- 130km : +/- 2 ½Hours) , Proceed for city tour – visit Karadjoz bey mosque, Muslibegovic house – walk through the old town and old bridge, listed as UNESCO heritage site. continue drive to Sarajevo  , Lunch at Local Restaurant on the Way at springs of Buna river, Visit the oldest Dervish Tekke in Bosnia , arrive Dubrovnik , free time at Old City , check-in the hotel , Dinner and Overnight in Dubrovnik

Day 9 – DUBROVNIK

Breakfast at hotel , city tour of this UNESCO protected pearl of the Adriatic and its Cathedral , Rector’s Palace, Fransican Monastery (included Old Pharmacy), Clock Tower, Orlando’s Columns, Sponze Plaza, Dubrovnik City. Lunch in the old City , Proceed to Budva. Half day city tour: Old town Budva. Lunch. Proceed to Dubrovnik (115km). Arrival,. Dinner and Overnight in Dubrovnik

Day 10 – DUBROVNIK DEPARTURE

Breakfast at hotel. Check-out the hotel., proceed to Airport for final departure…

 

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