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Eastern Europe Explorer - Intrepid Travel
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18 days

Eastern Europe Explorer

From Budapest to Sofia
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US $3,225
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Start in Budapest and end in Sofia! With the discovery tour Eastern Europe Explorer, you have a 18 day tour package taking you through Budapest, Hungary and 12 other destinations in Europe. Eastern Europe Explorer includes accommodation in a hotel 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: Eger
  4. Day 4: Debrecen / Maramures
  5. Day 5: Maramures
  6. Day 6: Sighisoara
  7. Day 7: Viscri
  8. Day 8: Brasov
  9. Day 9: Bucharest
  10. Day 10: Bucharest
  11. Day 11: Veliko Tarnovo
  12. Day 12: Veliko Tarnovo
  13. Day 13: Plovdiv
  14. Day 14: Plovdiv
  15. Day 15: Bansko
  16. Day 16: Pirin Mountains / Gorno Draglishte
  17. Day 17: Rila / Sofia
  18. Day 18: Sofia
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

12 nights
2 nights
3 nights

Customer Reviews

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  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • 4.6
  • KA
    · September 22, 2019
    Now is the time to explore Eastern Europe. There were several long travel days, but it was great to have private transport. The homestays were comfortable, and the food was delicious!
    Trip date: August 2019
  • TH
    · August 14, 2019
    Excellent tour! Got a taste of a lot of places (although it would be nice to spend a second night at some of the spots, just to get a real feel for the place), and had a variety of experiences. The night out in the village was one of the highlights;... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • Eastern Europe Explorer reviewer 3
    · July 04, 2019
    Great tour, especially if you want to see Romania and Bulgaria. All the homestays were great with lovely hosts. The tour was a good mix of city and rural/countryside, and you take a mix of public transport and private transport. Just beware of your... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019

Dates & Availability

18 days
Eastern Europe Explorer
From Budapest to Sofia
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    Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria


    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.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Hungary. Ideally 6 months before travel.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Romania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 3 months before travel.
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