BELGRADE & DANUBE CRUISE
THE MOST STUNNING PART OF DANUBE
5 DAYS – AIRPLANE/CRUISE/BUS
Wednesday – Sunday Spring/Summer 2016
Day 1 – Belgrade:
Flight London 13:30 – Belgrade 17:10.
Pick up of the group at the airport. Transfer and accommodation in hotel. After a short rest, a walking tour around the city center: Terazije street, Knez Mihailova street, Republic Square, Cathedral, Pricness Ljubica’s Residence, Ethnographic museum, Students’ Square, National museum, National theatre… Overnight.
Day 2 – Belgrade:
Breakfast. Belgrade sightseeing: Kalemegdan fortress, St. Sava Church, City Hall, Kneza Milosa street, Boulevard of Peace, White Hall, Memorial Center Josip Broz Tito… Continuation of the tour in Zemun, the old part of the city across the river. Zemun is really distinguished by its tradition: fortification on Gardos that has been mentioned as early as in the 9th century. The St. Father Nicolaj Church – the oldest orthodox church in Belgrade. Lunch in a restaurant in Zemun, on the shores of river Danube. Return to the hotel. Dinner in Skadarlija street – bohemian quarter in the very center of Belgrade, for dinner. Skadarlija, a cobble paved street, dating back to the beginning of the 19th century, was famous for being a favorite meeting place of well known Belgrade bohemians, poets, painters, actors from the nearby theater, as well as of many lovers of good alcoholic drinks, socializing and spoken word with friends. Over all these years of progress and modernization of the city and society Skadarlija has managed to preserve the spirit of old times and just because of that has become a favorite site to citizens of Belgrade and many tourists. Return to the hotel. Overnight.
Day 3 – Belgrade – Smederevo – Ram – Veliko Gradište – Golubac – Donji Milanovac – Lepenski Vir – Kladovo (250 km):
Early breakfast. Check out of the hotel and transfer to the Belgrade port at 07:30. Ship „Aquastar Maxim“ departure at 08:00. The cruise starts at the Belgrade Fortress and takes us towards Kladovo. We go by the Smederevo Fortress, then the confluence of rivers Morava and Danube, medieval Ram Fortress in the widest part of Danube in Serbia. The cruise continues by the Silver Lake and the city Veliko Gradište. As we go by the Golubac Fortress, we enter the area of National Park „Đerdap“, also known as the „Iron Gate“. We arrive in the city of Donji Milanovac after 7.5 hours of cruise. We get off the ship and go to visit the archeologica site „Lepenski Vir“, one of the oldest urban areas in Europe and Worldwide. Afterwards, we continue our trip by a bus to the city of Kladovo. Accommodation in hotel „Aquastar Danube“. Dinner. Overnight.
Day 4 – Kladovo – Đerdap – Tabula Traiana – Decebal – „Kazan“ canyon – Donji Milanovac – Belgrade (515 km):
Early breakfast. Check out of the hotel and transfer to Donji Milanovac. Embarkation on the ship at 08:00 in Donji Milanovac Port. Cruise through the biggest lock in Europe. The cruise goes through the „Kazan“ canyon, towards the face of Decebalus, the last King of Dacia, carved in stone and continues towards „Trajan’s Table” (Tabula Traiana) where Roman Emperor Traian imprinted his mark on a rock and „Đerdap“ canyon. We get off the ship at 12:00 and go to lunch with wine degustation in a traditional restaurant in „Rajačke Pivnice“. After lunch we continue our trip by a bus towards Belgrade. Accommodation in hotel. Overnight.
Day 5 – Belgrade :
Early breakfast. Check out of the hotel and transfer to the airport.
Flight Belgrade 10:25 – London 12:30.
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- transportation by a modern tourist bus
- 3 BB in a 4* hotel in Belgrade
- 1 HB in hotel „Aquastar Danube 4*“ in Kladovo
- Belgrade sightseeing
- dinner in Skadarlija street
- Danube cruise (lunch x 2 on the ship)
- lunch in „Rajačke Pivnice“
- entrance fees for cultural-historical landmarks
- organization costs and tour leadership
Package does not incldue:
- supplement for 1/1 room: 80€ (on request)
- airplane ticket
- individual expenses