20days Enjoy The Balkans, Transylvania And Bucovina From Sofia To Bucharest

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  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 20 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure directly from your hotel at 09.00 a.m.
  • Cancellation Policy :
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Overview

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.

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Itinerary
Day 1: Sofia Rila Skopje (350 km) BULGARIA + MACEDONIA
Pass By: Sofia History Museum, pl.Banski 1, Sofia 1000 Bulgaria
After breakfast departure to Rila Monastery
Stop At: Rila Monastery, Rila 2643 Bulgaria
Rila Monastery , Bulgaria's most famous tourist site ( Unesco World Heritage Site ) was founded in the 10th century by Saint Ivan Rilsky (St John of Rila ) , a hermit canonized by the Orthodox Church . The monastery , one of the largest in the Balkans , was the center of Bulgarian culture and Orthodox belief for more than 1000 years . Our tour includes a visit to the Church, which is of particular artistic value, for it was adorned by the foremost 19-century masters of the Samokov, Bansko and Debar schools of painting and woodcarving
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Skopje.
Day 2: Skopje Ohrid (190 km) MACEDONIA
Stop At: Skopje Fortress Kale, Old Town, Skopje Republic of North Macedonia
After breakfast enjoy a walking tour of Skopje (internationally famous for being the birthplace of Mother Teresa ) , with its most important landmarks : quay of the Macedonian river Vardar, the narrow streets in the Old Bazaar (is the biggest bazaar preserved in the Balkans today ), the Memorial house of Mother Teresa , the 1500 years old fortress Kale , Macedonia Square with the statue of Alexander The Great on horse
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Lake Ohrid, Ohrid Republic of North Macedonia
Continue the tour and drive to Ohrid ( Unesco World Heritage Site ) situated on the banks of the lake with the same name , perched on the border of Macedonia and Albania. Ohrid area has been the setting of thousands of years of human history and the old city center are testimony to its past. Lake Ohrid itself is Europe's oldest lake having formed over three millions years ago. The walking tour of the old city center will include the narrow streets and squares , the Anchient Theater , discover the famous old churches, monasteries and basilicas (Sveti Sofia Church ) , Tsar Samuils (Samuels) Fortress and pedestrian shopping street
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3* hotel in Ohrid.
Day 3: Ohrid Bay of Bones St Naum Tirana Kruja (210 km) MACEDONIA + ALBANIA
Stop At: Bay of the Bones Museum, Gradiste, Ohrid Republic of North Macedonia
After breakfast departure to the Museum on Water called also the Bay of Bones, an exceptional archeological complex and a reconstruction of a part of the pile-dwelling settlement, dating back between 1200 and 700 BC.A Roman military fortification
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Monastery of Saint Naum, Ohrid Republic of North Macedonia
Next will drive to the amazing monastery of St.Naum, built on a rock that offers a great view of the Ohrid Lake and experience a small rowing boat ride to the springs of Black Drimm river.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Skanderbeg Square, At the center of Tirana, Tirana Albania
The walking tour of city center of Tirana will reveal the main tourist attractions : Tirana's massive main square - Skanderbeg , National History Museum , Palace of Culture, National Bank, Et'hem Bey Mosque and Skanderbeg's statue .
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Kruja Castle, Near Tirana, Kruje 1501 Albania
. The name and the importance of the city are attributed to the national hero of Albania, George Castriot Skanderbeg, who made Kruja a fortress of resistance against the Turkish Ottoman empire for more than 25 years in the 15th century
Duration: 1 hour
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Kruja.
Day 4: Kruja Budva Kotor (190 km)
Stop At: Kruja Castle, Near Tirana, Kruje 1501 Albania
visit the Kruja Castle, the headquarter of the Dragon of Albania . Enjoy a visit of the Kruja Castle Museum for a short lesson of Albanian history than discover the local souvenir market of the local traditional Old Bazaar
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Altstadt (Old Town) Budva, Vuka Karadzica, Budva, Budva Municipality Montenegro
Next, departure to Budva Montenegro , crossing the Albanian Montenegro border and stop to visit the Old Town and show you the most important spots: Ballerina and Mogren Beach, Land Gate, Ancient Necropolis, Square of Churches, Citadel, Njego's street, marina, Mediternaska Street and Slovenska Plaza
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Kotor Old City, Stari grad, Kotor, Kotor Municipality 85330 Montenegro
In the evening we will arrive in Kotor and discover the fortified old town - Stari Grad ( Unesco World Heritage Site )
Duration: 1 hour
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3* hotel in Kotor.
Day 5: Kotor Bay Tour Dubrovnik (150 km) MONTENEGRO + CROATIA
Stop At: Bay of Kotor, Kotor, Kotor Municipality Montenegro
After breakfast ,on the way to Dubrovnik ( Croatia ) start with the Kotor Bay Tour : Perast (boat trip to Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady of the Rocks), Tivat & Porto Montenegro
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Old Town, Dubrovnik Croatia
Continue the tour and cross the border to Croatia and head to Dubrovnik. The Pearl of the Adriatic:, Explore the Old Town also part of Unesco Heritage, via Onofrio's Fountain and up Prijeko Street to the Old Port - the key to Dubrovnik's trading and maritime success.
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3* hotel in Lapad - Dubrovnik.
Day 6: Day 6 Saturday Dubrovnik
Stop At: Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Dalmatia
Free time for yourself in wich you can choose through many possibilities offered by local operators to admire better the surroundings like: Boat Trip to the beautiful Elafiti Islands or discover the natural beauty of the Blue Cave and the options dont stop here. The tour manager will help you with indications regarding the tours. If you prefer to relax you can stroll on the promenade from Lapad or just lay down on the beach and enjoy the Adriatic sea.
Duration: 12 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3* hotel in Lapad - Dubrovnik.

Day 7: Day 7 Sunday Dubrovnik Mostar Split (300 km) CROATIA + BOSNIA&HERZEGOVINA
Stop At: Old Bridge (Stari Most), Mostar Bosnia and Herzegovina
After breakfast we will head to Bosnia Herzegovina and after we will cross the border we will visit the beautiful city of Mostar with its Old Bridge Area and the old city, part of Unesco Heritage
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: The Peristyle of Diocletian's Palace, Dioklecijanova Ulica, Split 21000 Croatia
Next, we will cross the border back to Croatia and arrive in one of the most important cities at the Adriatic Seat: Split. Visit the 4th century Diocletians Palace and citys historical center also listed on Unescos heritage.
Duration: 3 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3* hotel in Split.

Day 8: Day 8 Monday Split - Plitvice Lakes (260 km)
Stop At: Plitvice Lakes National Park, Plitvice Lakes National Park, Central Croatia
After breakfast , we will head to the Oldest National Park from Croatia that is also part of Unesco heritage. We will enjoy a walking tour in the nature and discover the amazing colours of the Natural Park that are ranging from azure to green, grey or blue depending on the sunlight.
Overnight in a 3* hotel in Korenica close to Plitvice National Park.
!! Please keep in mind that the visit of Plitvice Lakes is conditioned by the weather and in case of bad weather the National Park administration can take the decision to close it. We arent responsible in this case but we will do our best if possible to make some slight changes to the itinerary if the next day the weather will get better, respecting all the visits included in the itinerary. The tour manager will decide and choose the best solution for the group keeping in mind also your safety.
Duration: 5 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3* hotel in Korenica close to Plitvice National Park.

Day 9: Day 9 Tuesday Plitvice Postojna Ljubljana (290 km) CROATIA + SLOVENIA
Stop At: Postojna Cave, Jamska cesta 30, Postojna 6230 Slovenia
After breakfast we will head to the border of Slovenia. Explore the largest show-cave in Europe, the Postojna Cave with an electrical train, a touristic attraction that you cant miss it , thanks to its natural beauty. In the late evening we will arrive in the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana.
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3/4* hotel in Ljubljana.

Day 10: Day 10 Wednesday Ljubljana Zagreb (140 km) SLOVENIA + CROATIA
Stop At: Ljubljana Old Town, Ljubljana Slovenia
After breakfast , enjoy walking tour in wich you will discover the main tourist attractions of Ljubljana city center : Congress Square, the National University Library, the New Square, and Cobblers Bridge, main square with the Preeren monument, Franciscan Church, and Three Bridges , Old Square, the river promenade, the Municipality Square, St. Nicholas Cathedral, the Open Air Market, Butchers Bridge, and Dragon Bridge.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Zagreb, Zagreb, Central Croatia
Next, we will head to the capital of Croatia, Zagreb where we will discover this magical city. Explore Zagrebs Upper Town and Lower Town districts on this walking tourenjoy fine city views from the Strossmayer Promenade. Discover top attractions including the Lotrak Tower, St Catherines Church, the Stone Gate and the seat of the Croatian Parliament. Then, descend via Tkalieva Street to the Lower Town and head through Dolac Market to medieval Kaptol. Admire traditional architecture in Ban Jelai Square.
Duration: 3 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Zagreb.

Day 11: Day 11 Thursday Zagreb Belgrad (400 km) CROATIA + SERBIA
Stop At: Belgrade, Belgrade
After breakfast we will head to Serbia and in the afternoon we will arrive to Belgrad, capital of Serbia. Visit the Republic Square, the National theater and the National museum, Bohemian Quarter (Skadarlija), the oldest part of Belgrade with Ottoman heritage, the only mosque in the city, Kalemegdan park, Belgrade fortress, Victor the most famous symbol of Belgrade and the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Duration: 3 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Belgrad.

Day 12: Day 12 Friday Belgrad Novi Sad Budapest (400 km) SERBIA + HUNGARY
Stop At: Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Vojvodina
After breakfast , departure to Budapest with a stop in Novi Sad where we will visit Zmaj Jovina Street, the promenade of Novi Sad and obligatory sight for any tourists, not least for the ornamental Palace of the Orthodox Bishop. We will see also y Dunavska, street with its long line of single-storied 19th century houses. The Danube embankment, the outside of Petrovaradin Fortress on the other bank.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Budapest, Budapest, Central Hungary
In the evening we will arrive to Budapest ,` The Queen of Danube , capital of Hungary . After the check-in you will have a 1h scenic cruise on Danubes river to see the most important attractions of the city.
!! Please keep in mind that the Danubes cruise is conditioned by the weather, low level of water and any other navigation restrictions and we arent responsible in this case but we will do our best to enjoy the tour and if it will be possible the tour manager will change the cruise with the next day. In this case you will need to get yourself to the dock.
Duration: 3 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Budapest.

Day 13: Day 13 Saturday Budapest HUNGARY
Stop At: Budapest, Budapest, Central Hungary
Free time in Budapest in wich you can discover by yourself this magical city and see the iconic statues of Heroes Square, the Andrssy Avenue, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover also St. Stephens Basilica, Dohny Street Synagogue and the beautiful Castle District in Buda.
Overnight in a 4* hotel in Budapest.
!! In case you will need a transfer to the airport or any other extra services please ask the tour manager in advance if it is possible to organize it and let you know also the price.
!! The tour manager will indicate the time that we will have for the visits and also he will decide the order of the visits.
The order can be changed based on multiple factors like weather, traffic conditions and restrictions, national holidays, ecc but all the visits will be done as indicated in the itinerary, changing just the order keeping in mind that all this is done for your safety or to make more enjoyable your tour.
In case that all the members of the tour have a special request to see something else that it is not in the itinerary and it requests also extra miles the tour manager after a discussion with our sales department will let you know the extra cost or if we can make it complimentary.
!! This tour is a easy walking tour for persons with a good general fit condition.
It requires some small effort like: carrying your own bag on just some steps to get into the hotel (mostly of the hotels have also an elevator), and also some average effort like: walking tours from 2 hours to 4/5 hours (from 1 km to 7 km) depending on the sites visited.
To have a better idea: Sofia walking tour: 1,5 hours = 4 km, Skopje Walking Tour: 1,5 hours = 3 km ; Plitvice Lakes: 3 hours = 6 km
Even if there is involved some walking the tour is still accessible for all the people with a good condition without involving trekking or any other high difficulty tours. Still keep in mind that we will have to make some walk during the tour.
In case you can't have the walking tour or you like to spend your time in a different way you can explore the attractions by yourself if possible only after agreeing with the tour manager.
In this tour you will enjoy the sightseeing, see the cities indicated and have also enough time for yourself. Even if it we see 10 countries the days are organized to start the tour between 08.00 to 09.00 and get to the hotel at 6 7 p.m. in order to have also free time.
Duration: 12 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Budapest.

Day 14: Day 14 - Sunday - Budapest - Arad - Timisoara (320km) HUNGARY+ROMANIA
Stop At: Arad, Arad, Arad County, Western Romania, Transylvania
After crossing the border in Romania you will enjoy a walking tour of Arad, during wich we will see the impressive Neo-Gothic Palace of Culture, the City Hall Palace and the Red Church built in secessionist style, the great Catholic Cathedral and the State Theater in neoclassical style.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Timisoara Historical Center, Timisoara 300003 Romania
Timisoara, a very charming city for its architectural features for many Turkish, Serbian, Austrian and German elements, which will become the European Capital of Culture in 2021
Duration: 3 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Timisoara.

Day 15: Day 15 - Monday - Timisoara The Corvini Castle Alba Iulia Sibiu (320 km)
Stop At: Castelul Corvinilor, Strada Castelului 1-3, Hunedoara 331141 Romania
In the morning we will visit the most fascinating gothic castle in Eastern Europe and one of the most beautiful and greatest of our continent, the famous Corvin Castle
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Alba Iulia, Alba Iulia, Alba County, Central Romania, Transylvania
Visit Alba Iulia, an important city from a historical point of view, because the Great United Romania was made here on December 1st, 1918, so immediately after the First World War
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Sibiu, Sibiu, Sibiu County, Central Romania, Transylvania
Visit Sibiu, a beautiful medieval city where Romanians and Saxons have been living peacefully for centuries and where the various religious monuments (Catholics, Orthodox and Protestants) demonstrate this peaceful coexistence. Sibiu was named European Capital of Culture in 2007 and hosts an extraordinary theater festival every year. The city fascinates thanks to its three squares (Big Square, Small and Huet Square ) that transport tourists in a real medieval atmosphere. Its towers and its 15th century bastions, but also its beautiful museums and the famous houses with the eyes give the visitor lovely moments. Also in Sibiu you will see one of the largest gothic evangelical churches in Transylvania.
Duration: 3 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Sibiu.

Day 16: Day 16 - Tuesday - Sibiu - Sighisoara - Targu Mures - Bistrita (260km)
Stop At: Sighisoara Historic Center, Piata Cetatii Nr.1 Center of Sighisoara, Sighisoara 545400 Romania
Visit Sighisoara, with its imposing Clock Tower. This citadel is the best preserved in Europe and, extraordinary, it is still inhabited. Since 1999 the historic center of Sighisoara is a UNESCO heritage site. Here we will admire the church on the hill, reachable after a wooden staircase called the schoolchildrens ladder. We will also see the statue of the famous Hungarian national poet Petofi Sandor, testifying to the fact that in Sighisoara the Magyar community was in the past numerically important. Next to the statue is the beautiful Catholic church, reserved for the Hungarian community, and the tower of the shoemakers. You can have lunch at the house where Vlad the Impaler was born (not included)
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Targu Mures, Targu Mures, Mures County, Central Romania, Transylvania
Visit Targu Mures, a city in which the baroque style predominates. Targu Mures is dominated by the beautiful Palace of Culture, symbol of the locality, an extraordinary baroque palace. In this transylvanian city, the Hungarian community is still numerous and the architects who have worked on the design of historic buildings are all Hungarians
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Bistrita, Bistrita, Bistrita-Nasaud County, Northwest Romania, Transylvania
Walking tour in Bistrita, whose main monument is the Lutheran church, built in the fourteenth century in Gothic style but remodeled with Renaissance elements in the second half of the sixteenth century.
Duration: 1 hour
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Bistrita.

Day 17: Day 17 - Wednesday - Bistrita Voronet Moldovita Sucevita Marginea Radauti (250 km)
Stop At: Manastirea Voronet, Strada Voronet 166, Voronet 725301 Romania
Visit the monastery of Voronet, nicknamed the Sistine Chapel of the Carpathians, founded by the great prince Stephen the Great and characterized by a beautiful blue color, inimitable and unique in the world
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Moldovita Monastery, Vatra Moldovitei 727595 Romania
Visit to the Moldovita monastery, another famous religious monument, founded by Pietro Rares in the 16th century and whose interior and exterior frescoes enchant the visitor.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Sucevita Monastery, Dn17a 169, Sucevita 727510 Romania
The last of the painted monasteries that you will have the pleasure of admiring is the Sucevita monastery, founded by the Movila brothers in the seventeenth century. Like the previous two, too, it presents Gothic and Byzantine elements, which merge to form the fascinating Moldovan architectural style. The frescoes on the northern faade of this monastery have remained visible thanks to the protective walls that have never been demolished here.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Marginea Ceramics, Nearby Suceava Plateau and Bucovina's Obcini Marginea Village, Suceava Romania
We continue with a visit to the local artisans of Marginea, who perform excellent work with the famous black ceramic, here you will have the opportunity to enter the workshop to closely observe the various working phases of ceramic pots, but you can also buy items typical of Bucovina. At Marginea you can buy not only ceramic vases, but also beautiful painted eggs and decorated with the traditional Romanian technique.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Radauti, Radauti, Suceava County, Northeast Romania
Overnight at Geralds 4 * hotel in Radauti or Best Western Bucovina 4 * in Gura Humorului.
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at Geralds 4 * hotel in Radauti or Best Western Bucovina 4 * in Gura Humorului.
Day 18: Day 18 - Thursday Radauti Piatra Neamt Bicaz Gorges Miercurea Ciuc (290 km)
Stop At: Piatra Neamt, Piatra Neamt, Neamt County, Northeast Romania
Short stop in Piatra Neamt, a famous ski resort that preserves a beautiful citadel founded at the time of Stephen the Great, in the fifteenth century and an 18th century synagogue. The city has a wonderful geographical position being surrounded by mountains that guard beautiful lush vegetation
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Bicaz Canyon, Dn12c, Lacu Rosu 535502 Romania
We will head towards the Bicaz Gorges and then admire a breathtaking landscape. The Bicaz gorges are crossed by a road flanked by a stream and constitute a landscape of strong emotional impact with thrilling cliffs. Along the gorges there is a market with typical handicrafts and souvenirs that make the attraction even more lively.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Red Lake, Lacu Rosu 535502 Romania
Visit of the Red Lake, a natural barrier lake, which was formed following the landslide of a part of a mountain, in fact the trunks of the trees are still present in the lake and this gives a particularly evocative atmosphere. The place is interesting especially for the legends that were born and have spread in reference to the name of the lake. During the visit you will become aware of these legends.
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Miercurea-Ciuc, Miercurea-Ciuc, Harghita County, Central Romania, Transylvania
You then continue through a scenic road that offers a spectacular view of the Carpathian chain to get to Miercurea Ciuc. This area is also called the Siberia of Romania for the low temperatures and the landscape that characterize this area
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 3* hotel in Miercurea Ciuc.

Day 19: Day 19 - Miercurea Ciuc Brasov Bran Sinaia (180 km)
Stop At: Brasov, Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, Transylvania
Visit Brasov, a wonderful Transylvanian town, once entirely fortified, an important cultural, tourist and commercial center. Brasov impresses with its typically German architecture, where the Gothic, the Baroque and the Renaissance intersect to give life to an interesting and culturally very lively city. Visit of the First Romanian School, which is located in the oldest district of the city, and which was inhabited exclusively by Romanians, the Schei district, interesting for the entrances into the city that were carried out in medieval times through the Caatherines and Schei Gate, quest last of the nineteenth century. In Brasov we will also visit the impressive Black Church, the largest evangelical Gothic church in Eastern Europe, with a 65 meter high bell tower and a length of 90 meters, the church houses the most beautiful nineteenth-century mechanical organ of Romania. We will then admire the palaces and houses of the historic center, recently restored, with the Council Square which now houses a beautiful museum, and the pedestrian Avenue of the Republic.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025 Romania
Later we proceed to Bran where we will visit the famous Bran Castle, better known as Draculas Castle. In the Middle Ages, Bran was exactly on the border between Wallachia and Transylvania, so it was essential for the inhabitants of Brasov to build and preserve a defensive stronghold
Duration: 2 hours
Pass By: Sinaia, Sinaia, Prahova County, Southern Romania
Arrival in Sinaia in late evening.
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a 4* hotel in Sinaia.

Day 20: Day 20 - Sinaia Bucharest (130 km)
Stop At: Peles Castle, Str. Pelesului 2, Sinaia 106100 Romania
Visit to the fabulous Peles Castle, the summer residence of the first king of Romania, the King Charles 1 of Hohenzollern, of German origins. The castle was beautifully designed by a Czech architect, and is famous for being one of the most modern castles in Europe at the time of its construction, between the 19th and 20th centuries. Each room is characterized by a unique style, different from the styles of the other rooms. We will also admire the Florentine room, where we will breathe a typically Italian and Renaissance atmosphere.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", Kiseleff Road 28-30 In King Michael I Park, Bucharest 011347 Romania
Visit the Village Museum, founded by a Romanian sociologist and built in 1936 with the collaboration of construction experts, anthropologists, ethnographers and sociologists from all over Romania. This wonderful open-air museum offers the opportunity to learn about the lifestyle of the romanian farmers of the 19th century, their houses, their water mills and their churches entirely made of wood. Here everything is authentic. We will also admire a wooden Maramures church, which was dismantled and then taken to the museum. In this regard, remember that many wooden churches of Maramures are UNESCO heritage
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Palace of Parliament, Strada Izvor 2-4, Bucharest 050711 Romania
Visit the Parliament Building, a majestic monument, second only in size to the Pentagon, built at the behest of the dictator in the 80s of the 900 and for whose creation an entire neighborhood was razed
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, Strada Franceza nr. 33 Sector 3, Bucharest 030103 Romania
Enjoy a walking tour of the hystorical Center of Bucharest, a completely pedestrian area, with the remains of the princely fortress of Vlad the Impaler, the 16th century palatine church in Byzantine style, and the Stavropoleos church, an architectural jewel of the 18th century, in typical Wallachian style, with important oriental influences in external decoration.
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions

  • 20x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 19 nights
  • 18 nights accommodation in 3/4* hotels (6 nights in 3* hotels and 12 nights in 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

Exclusions

  • Tips for the tour guide / driver
  • Food and drinks
  • Photo/Video fees at the museums
  • Entry/Admission - Rila Monastery
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Ohrid
  • Entry/Admission - Bay of the Bones Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Monastery of Saint Naum
  • Entry/Admission - Skanderbeg Square
  • Entry/Admission - Kruja Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Bay of Kotor
  • Entry/Admission - Old Bridge (Stari Most)
  • Entry/Admission - The Peristyle of Diocletian's Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Postojna Cave
  • Entry/Admission - Ljubljana Old Town
  • Entry/Admission - Timisoara Historical Center
  • Entry/Admission - Castelul Corvinilor
  • Entry/Admission - Sighisoara Historic Center
  • Entry/Admission - Manastirea Voronet
  • Entry/Admission - Moldovita Monastery
  • Entry/Admission - Sucevita Monastery
  • Entry/Admission - Bicaz Canyon
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
  • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti"
  • Entry/Admission - Palace of Parliament
  • Entry/Admission - Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Not wheelchair accessible

A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers