Journey Into The Balkans 2024

Dubrovnik - Kotor - Dubrovnik - Mostar - Sarajevo - Belgrade - Novi Sad - Ilok - Vukovar - Osijek - Đakovo - Zagreb

Code: E1

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Jewels of Croatia & Slovenia - Zagreb to Dubrovnik 2024

Zagreb - Ljubljana - Bled - Plitvice Lakes NP - Split - Pelješac Peninsula - Ston - Dubrovnik


From $2,270 per person

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One Journey Four Countries - Zagreb to Zagreb 2024

Zagreb - Ljubljana - Bled - Plitvice Lakes NP - Split - Pelješac Peninsula - Ston - Dubrovnik - Mostar - Sarajevo - Belgrade - Novi Sad - Ilok - Vukovar - Osijek - Đakovo - Zagreb


From $3,840 per person

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Day by day Itinerary

Day 1

Transfer from Dubrovnik Airport, Dubrovnik Port or another hotel in Dubrovnik to the tour hotel. Dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik. (D)

Day 2

Starting from Pile Square on the north-western side of Dubrovnik Old Town, embark on a walking tour through the maze of its narrow streets and lively piazzas. Enjoy the view of stunning palaces like Sponza and churches like St Blaise all the way to the Cathedral and the Rector’s Palace. You will discover a fine synergy between governance and faith which kept Dubrovnik afloat as the independent Republic of Ragusa for 450 years. Dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, D)

Day 3
Dubrovnik - Kotor - Dubrovnik

From Dubrovnik, join your guide for a visit to Montenegro, a diminutive southeast European country that boasts big things such as the UNESCO World Heritage listed town of Kotor, situated within Europe’s southernmost fjord. Have some free time to explore on your own and then enjoy a ride across the Bay of Kotor on your way back to Dubrovnik. Dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, D)

Day 4
Dubrovnik - Mostar - Sarajevo

Morning departure to Mostar, city of bridges, where the traveller from the south gets the first glimpse of the continent beyond. Free time for lunch and sightseeing. Departure to Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Sarajevo is historically interesting city, a melting pot of different cultures and a town of particular charm. City tour of Sarajevo upon arrival. Dinner and overnight in Sarajevo. (B, D)

Day 5
Sarajevo - Zvornik - Belgrade

Morning departure to Belgrade, capital of Serbia. Short break will be made in Zvornik, a charming little town in the north-eastern Bosnia on the Drina River. Belgrade is situated at the place where Sava River joins the Danube. There are spots in Belgrade you must see and feel. Streets, squares, monuments, parks, fountains, archaeological sites. Many of them have been given the status of cultural assets. Upon arrival a guided tour of this beautiful city between two rivers famous for its sunsets. Dinner and overnight in Belgrade. (B, D)

Day 6
Belgrade - Novi Sad - Ilok - Vukovar - Osijek

Morning departure to Novi Sad (Serbia's second largest city), located on the Danube River. Novi Sad's position at one of the continent's true crossroads and history as a multinational commercial and transit centre has left it endowed with historical and cultural sights that even much larger cities have difficulty matching. After the guided tour of Novi Sad you will continue towards Ilok. You will have opportunity to taste wines in one of the famous Croatian wine cellars ‘Iločki Podrumi’ followed by a traditional lunch. On your way to Osijek you will stop in Vukovar which is the largest Croatian river port located at the confluence of Vuka River in Danube, a town also known as a symbol of the Croatian War for Independence, as it arose from the ashes of the '90s into the proud city that it is today. In the late afternoon hours you will end this day. Overnight in Osijek or Vukovar. (B, T, L)

Day 7
Osijek - Đakovo - Zagreb

You will start you morning with the city tour of Osijek, the largest city in eastern Croatia, beautifully settled on the banks of Drava River. City tour passes by the Cathedral and the Tvrđa (Old Fort). You will then continue your drive and the first thing you will see when approaching Đakovo from either side is the brightness and the beauty of the bricks of the two towers and cupolas of its Cathedral. After the visit, departure towards Zagreb followed by a visit to one of the ethno villages of the region for a tasty meal filled with local flavours. Afternoon guided tour of Zagreb. Overnight in Zagreb. (B, L)

Day 8

Departure transfer from the tour hotel to Zagreb Airport or Zagreb hotel. (B)


  • Airport transfers Day 1 & 8
  • 7 Nights in 4* hotels
  • 7 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 5 Dinners (B, L, D)
  • Wine Tasting in Ilok (T)
  • Excursion to Montenegro
  • Tour Director
  • A/C motor coach


  • Dubrovnik
  • Sarajevo
  • Belgrade
  • Novi Sad
  • Osijek
  • Zagreb


  • Stara Kapela - Ethno Village or similar

Pricing and Accommodation

Start DateEnd Date
Sat 27 Apr 24Sat 04 May 24
Sat 11 May 24Sat 18 May 24
Sat 08 Jun 24Sat 15 Jun 24
Sat 22 Jun 24Sat 29 Jun 24
Sat 20 Jul 24Sat 27 Jul 24
Sat 24 Aug 24Sat 31 Aug 24
Sat 14 Sep 24Sat 21 Sep 24
Sat 21 Sep 24Sat 28 Sep 24
Sat 28 Sep 24Sat 05 Oct 24
Sat 05 Oct 24Sat 12 Oct 24
Sat 02 Nov 24Sat 09 Nov 24
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Included Accommodation (or similar)

Sarajevo - Hotel Colors Inn

Osijek - Hotel Osijek

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Important Notes

Tour is not suitable for those in wheelchairs or with limited mobility.

This might be a bilingual tour.

It is highly recommended that clients take comprehensive travel insurance including against cancellation of reserved services.

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