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Balkan Adventure - Intrepid Travel
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15 days

Balkan Adventure

From Budapest to Dubrovnik
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
16
Age range:
15 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
1493
Hygiene Measures:
Included
Private available:
From
US $2,330
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Highlights

  • Discover the vibrant Budapest
  • Embrace the cultural diversity
  • Visit the Bohemian Quarter in Belgrade
  • Explore Durmitor National Park

Travel, Your Way

Good reasons for travelling privately:

  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Itinerary

Start in Budapest and end in Dubrovnik! With the In-depth Cultural tour Balkan Adventure, you have a 15 days tour package taking you through Budapest, Hungary and 8 other destinations in Europe. Balkan Adventure includes accommodationin a hoteland hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Budapest
  2. Day 2: Budapest
  3. Day 3: Osijek
  4. Day 4: Osijek
  5. Day 5: Vukovar / Ilok / Novi Sad
  6. Day 6: Belgrade
  7. Day 7: Belgrade
  8. Day 8: Sarajevo
  9. Day 9: Mostar / Sarajevo
  10. Day 10: Sarajevo
  11. Day 11: Durmitor National Park / Niksic
  12. Day 12: Kotor
  13. Day 13: Kotor
  14. Day 14: Dubrovnik
  15. Day 15: Dubrovnik
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Hygiene Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hostel
1 night
Hotel
7 nights
Guesthouse
6 nights

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.1
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
  • 4.6
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  • L
    · October 1st, 2019
    Given that this was the tour leader's first tour and she hadn't been to some of the countries before, she struggled a bit which is expected. However she was great. In my opinio Hungary should not be included and add a day to Dubrovnik, Croatia. Also not... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Excellent organization, great tour leader, very good local guides
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Our guide Ivana was excellent. She was very knowledgable and importantly had a great sense of humour! I have written a couple of articles for a seniors online magazine and Have sent these to her.
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Mostly very happy, not overly happy with the 'public transport' experiences, seems more profit driven than a genuine effort to interact with the locals
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    The trip was very well planned, with a good balance of different things to do and see.
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Bothmy tour leader was very helpful theytreated me like a friend from the get go. It was well organised and there were always alternative things to do if you didn't want to go on the bike rides or hikes.
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    The tour was well organised without any issues for travelers which meant I didn't have any stress or concerns so I could completely enjoy the experience. The team leader ensured everyone was comfortable and felt safe.
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Great was to travel, high quality trips
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    It was very interesting and there were a lot of special events and touches that I wouldn’t have experienced otherwise
    Trip date: April 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • EJ
    · November 4th, 2018
    Intrepid tours always impress me. Love the low key and responsible approach, the use of walking orientations and free time to choose the activities most meaningful to self in between scheduled activities (still optional) to key sites or great... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Enid, Thank you for sharing your experience, I really enjoyed reading this. I have passed this on, we look forward to seeing you on another Intrepid Trip.
    Trip date: September 2018

Dates & Availability

15 days
Balkan Adventure
From Budapest to Dubrovnik
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • What time should we arrive on Day 1?

      The first day of the tour itinerary is just an arrival day with no activities planned for the group, so you can arrive at any time on that day.

    • What is the average age on this tour?

      The general age range is 25-49 however Intrepid's appeal is diverse, which is why it is all about your shared attitude, not age.

    • What type of hotels do you book for the tours?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details 4-6 weeks before departure. Under the "What’s Included" tab on each tour page, you can find general info about the accommodations used on the tour before you book.

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    • Currency
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      KM
      Convertible Mark
      Bosnia
      kn
      Kuna
      Croatia
      Ft
      Forint
      Hungary
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

      Type C
      Bosnia, Croatia, Hungary, Montenegro and Serbia
      Type E
      Bosnia, Croatia, Hungary, Montenegro and Serbia
      Type F
      Bosnia, Croatia, Hungary, Montenegro and Serbia
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Bosnia, Hungary, Serbia and Montenegro. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Bosnia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Bosnia, Croatia, Hungary, Serbia and Montenegro. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Croatia and Hungary. Ideally 6 months before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before May 11th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after May 11th, 2021, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 26 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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