Day 1 | Highlights:
Your journey begins in Bucharest with an overnight stay.
Day 2 | Bucharest > Sofia Highlights: Historic Sofia
Journey to the historic Bulgarian capital of Sofia, your base for the next two nights.
Day 3 | Sofia Highlights: Folk show and dinner
With your local guide, you’ll get to discover neo-classical Stalinist architecture, tree-lined boulevards and balconied buildings by 19th century Russian and Viennese architects. This evening you’ll be treated to a delicious dinner and folk show at a local restaurant.
Day 4 | Sofia > Ohrid Lake Highlights: Enrich dinner
Your first stop today is Skopje which has been inhabited since 4000 BC. Continue through the Macedonian countryside before arriving at picturesque Ohrid Lake, where you’ll stay for two nights.
Day 5 | Ohrid Lake Highlights: Freechoice
Tour the town with your knowledgeable guide this morning. With its temples, ruins and Byzantine basilicas, Ohrid is one of the most ancient towns in the Balkans.
Day 6 | Ohrid Lake > Tirana Highlights: City tour of Tirana
Arrive in the Byzantine city of Tirana, then check into your hotel for an overnight stay, before embarking on an informative city tour.
Day 7 | Tirana > Budva Highlights: Continue to Budva
Continuing your journey to Montenegro, you’ll arrive in Budva, for your overnight stay.
Day 8 | Budva > Dubrovnik Highlights: Adriatic coast to Dubrovnik
Let a knowledgeable local guide show you around the Bay of Kotor. Take in amazing vistas as you journey along the Adriatic coast to Dubrovnik where you’ll enjoy two nights.
Day 9 | Dubrovnik Highlights: Freechoice; Freechoice dining
Today see Onofrio’s Fountain, the Rector’s Palace and visit the Old Pharmacy in the Franciscan Monastery.
Day 10 | Dubrovnik > Sarajevo Highlights:
En route to Sarajevo, stop in the beautiful city of Mostar. Visit the Turkish House and the Old Bridge. Later, check in to your hotel in Sarajevo for two nights.
Day 11 | Sarajevo Highlights: Enrich
Explore the treasures of Sarajevo on a guided tour that includes Bascarsija in the heart of old Sarajevo, Gazi Husrev Beg’s Mosque and the Sarajevo Tunnel Museum.
Day 12 | Sarajevo > Zagreb Highlights: Arrivie in Zagreb
Continue to Zagreb, and arrive at your Special Stay hotel.
Day 13 | Zagreb > Plitvice National Park > Zagreb Highlights: Green lakes
Discover Zagreb on a guided tour, before travelling to Plitvice National Park. Wander meandering pathways that pass emerald green lakes, stepped and linked by magnificent waterfalls.
Day 14 | Zagreb > Budapest Highlights: Journey to Budapest
Journey to your final destination, Budapest and arrive at your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 15 | Budapest Highlights: Farewell
Depart after breakfast. It’s the end of your tour, but the start of a lifetime of wonderful memories.