- Our saving
- US $ 2,402
- Thermal Springs in Budapest
- Explore the underground tunnels in Sarajevo
- Watch the sun set from the cliffs of Dubrovnik
- Experience the unique nightlife of Ljubljana
- Rather Poor
- AAnonymousWritten on September 1, 20184.0 - GoodShow detailed ratings
This was a very good trip with a good diversity of different countries. Just about the right time spent in places, some you could easily spend more time at. Found the accommodation to be of a good standard for this type of travel. Was slightly dissappointed... Read more
- CCaitlinWritten on June 7, 20185.0 - ExcellentShow detailed ratings
Stien was an amazing tour guide! She was able to connect with everyone on the tour and help them create their own unique trip experience. I am impressed the professionalism she used during the tour duration. Her knowledge of the countries we all visited... Read more
- AAnonymousWritten on June 7, 20184.5 - ExcellentShow detailed ratings
The whole experience was incredible would highly recommend this tour to anyone who was going to the Balkan region in Europe.
- JJayneWritten on June 1, 20184.0 - GoodShow detailed ratings
Stein is so passionate about her caree and loves to share that passion with her customers. Excellent tour guide!
- AAnonymousWritten on May 28, 20184.5 - ExcellentShow detailed ratings
Stein is a fantastic tour guide who is very passionate and dedicated. Anyone who gets her as their guide is in for one great holiday
- BBellemeFannyWritten on May 28, 20184.5 - ExcellentShow detailed ratings
Stein has been an amazing Trip Leader. From the beginning till the end she made our trip amazing. Passionate in her job she as well shared that passion with us, really easy going And friendly we spend a really good time all together. If this trip was... Read more
- LOLizzieWritten on December 10, 20163.5 - GoodShow detailed ratings
Great trip. Anthony was very knowledgeable on the history and I enjoyed hearing this and his understanding of cultural aspects. He did well accommodating the needs of the mix of people and guiding us for the journey. Some of the hotels were not quite of the... Read more
- JMJamesWritten on December 9, 20164.5 - ExcellentShow detailed ratings
I was on the first week of this tour, everything was great but for the small number of people on the tour (9 of us). Hotels were really good, Anthony was an amazing tour leader who gave great historical information on the places we visited, he was super... Read more
- NathanWritten on January 7, 20165.0 - ExcellentShow detailed ratings
Had an amazing time on the Balkan explorer trip back in September 2015 really enjoyed walking around the beautiful city walls of Dubrovnik Croatia, climbing thousands of steps to see the stunning views of Kotor Montenegro and trying to find my around the... Read more
ItineraryDownload PDF Brochure
- Day 1: Budapest, Hungary
- Day 2: Budapest
- Day 3: Budapest to Belgrade, Serbia
- Day 4: Belgrade
- Day 5: Belgrade to Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina
- Day 6: Sarajevo
- Day 7: Sarajevo to Dubrovnik, Croatia
- Day 8: Dubrovnik
- Day 9: Dubrovnik to Budva, Montenegro
- Day 10: Budva
- Day 11: Budva to Zadar, Croatia
- Day 12: Zadar to Plitvice Lakes
- Day 13: Plitvice Lakes
- Day 14: Plitvice Lakes to Ljubljana, Slovenia
- Day 15: Ljubljana to Budapest, Hungary
AccommodationRated Good by past passengers
GuideRated Excellent by past passengers
MealsRated Good by past passengers
TransportRated Excellent by past passengers
Questions & Answers
Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.
What are the meals included in the tour price?
There are 14 breakfasts and 5 dinners that are included with this trip.
What is the age limit for this tour?
Topdeck tours are only suitable for travellers 18-39 and the operator of the tour is very strict with their age policy.
What time does the tour get back to Budapest on the last day?
The tour is planned to get into Budapest early in the evening. However, you can never be 100% sure of what may occur on the road that impacts drive times between cities.
Guides who have led this tour
- "Two summer seasons completed for Topdeck Europe and loving the continent's vibes more than ever! I'm..."
- "Hello! I'm Stien, from Belgium. After leading groups around African and Asian countries for Belgian tour..."
What are people saying about TourRadar?
- Anna9th July 2018
- SundayMay 12, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundayMay 26, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$387$2,669-10%USD $2,402Based on Twin-Share
- SundayJun 23, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundayJul 7, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$432$2,979-10%USD $2,681Based on Twin-Share
- SundayJul 7, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundayJul 21, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$432$2,979-10%USD $2,681Based on Twin-Share
- SundayJul 21, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundayAug 4, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$432$2,979-10%USD $2,681Based on Twin-Share
- SundayAug 4, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundayAug 18, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$432$2,979-10%USD $2,681Based on Twin-Share
- SundayAug 18, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundaySep 1, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$409$2,819-10%USD $2,537Based on Twin-Share
- SundaySep 1, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundaySep 15, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$409$2,819-10%USD $2,537Based on Twin-Share
- SundaySep 15, 2019from Budapest15 DaysSundaySep 29, 2019to Budapest10+ seats left$409$2,819-10%USD $2,537Based on Twin-Share
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About the countries
- EuroMontenegro and Slovenia
Plugs & Adapters
- Hepatitis A
- Recommended for Hungary, Serbia, Bosnia, Montenegro and Slovenia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
- Hepatitis B
- Recommended for Hungary, Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia, Montenegro and Slovenia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
- Tick-borne encephalitis
- Recommended for Hungary, Croatia and Slovenia. Ideally 6 months before travel.
- Recommended for Bosnia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
- Start and end in Budapest.
- Max group size
- 26 is the maximum group size for Balkan Explorer.
- Hold my space
- TourRadar can request Topdeck to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
- TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm this Topdeck booking. The remaining balance is then payable 47 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 5 January 2019 the full payment of $2,402 is necessary.
- Cancellation policy
- No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 47 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2402 for Balkan Explorer, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
- Credit Cards
- The following cards are accepted for Topdeck tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express
- Budapest (Hungary)
- 317 km
- Belgrade (Serbia)
- 206 km
- Sarajevo (Bosnia)
- 68 km
- Mostar (Bosnia)
- 79 km
- Dubrovnik (Croatia)
- 74 km
- Budva (Montenegro)
- 357 km
- Zadar (Croatia)
- 87 km
- Plitvice Lakes National Park (Croatia)
- 157 km
- Ljubljana (Slovenia)
- 381 km
- Budapest (Hungary)
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