8 Days 7 Nights Balkans Tours
DAY 01 SKOPJE (L/D)
Arrive to Skopje, greeting and transfer to hotel. Walking tour – Stone Bridge, Old Bazaar, Old Rail Station, Mustafa-Pasha Mosque, Daut Pashin Hamam, from the XV century, The monument of Mother Teresa. Lunch at the local restaurant and free time for shopping. Return to hotel for dinner and overnight in Skopje.
DAY 02 SKOPJE – OHRID (B/L/D)
After breakfast, departure to Ohrid, city on lake Ohrid. Lunch on route to Ohrid. City tour – Hadzi Turgut Mosque – Krst Dazmija, Zeynel Abedin Pasha Tekke, Old bazaar. Free at own leisure. Dinner at the hotel and Overnight in Ohrid.
DAY 03 OHRID – TIRANA (B/L/D)
After breakfast, depart to Tirana, capital of Albania. Lunch and proceed to walking tour of Tirana – Mosque of Ethem Bey, the Clock Tower, the National Museum, spend some time for shopping. Check in hotel, Dinner and overnight in Tirana.
DAY 04 TIRANA – SHKODER – BUDVA (B/L/D)
After breakfast, morning departure to Shkoder. Guided walking tour of old town of Shkoder – visit the Mosque, traditional road build in the XXth century which bears the distinctive architectural characteristic of the museum area and Rozafa castle. After lunch proceed toward Montenegro and city of Budva. Check in, dinner and overnight in Budva or Bar.
DAY 05 BUDVA – DUBROVNIK (B/L/D)
After breakfast, proceed to City tour through old town of Budva. Proceed to Dubrovnik via Kotor. Lunch. Afternoon arrival in Dubrovnik. Check in. City tour with guide . Dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik.
DAY 06 DUBROVNIK – MOSTAR – SARAJEVO (B/L/D)
After breakfast, Check out and continue to Mostar. Stop at Kravice waterfalls; Pocitelj – old city fortress built during the Ottoman era; Blagaj – Buna River spring – Lunch in Blagaj. After lunch, walk through the Dervish Monastery (tekke). Continue journey to Mostar, city tour of Mostar- Karadjoz bey mosque, Muslibegovic house – walk through the old town and old bridge, listed as UNESCO heritage site . After continue to Sarajevo . Check in and dinner at the hotel. Overnight in Sarajevo.
DAY 07 SARAJEVO (B/L/D)
After breakfast, drive to Vrelo Bosne – spring of river Bosna, Tunnel museum – the only means of going in and out during the siege of Sarajevo in last war. 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. Lunch at the local restaurant. Free afternoon for shopping. Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 8 SARAJEVO (B/L)
After breakfast. Check out and proceed for last minute shopping before leaving from Macedonia.