Eastern Europe & Rail Journeys by Intrepid Travel

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Page 7 of Eastern Europe & Rail Journeys

eastern europe balkan adventure original 14 days budapest to dubrovnik itinerary day 1 budapest we converge in this historical city which with its imposing architecture monuments and quaint air gives us a glimpse of what s in store days 2-3 plus local payment eu200 physical culture shock novi sad vegetarians may feel somewhat neglected in novi sad capital of serbia s bacon heartland but its sights have a universal appeal originally established by the romans the hilltop petrovaradin fortress offers beautiful views of town days 4-5 belgrade one of europe s oldest cities belgrade is a curious mish-mash of modernity and tradition observe how the orthodox churches jostle for space with up-andcoming nightclubs days 6-8 sarajevo travel through serene countryside to the capital of bosnia-herzegovina we take a stroll down the streets of this rejuvenated city and head to some thermal springs nearby there is free time to visit sites including the sarajevo tunnel museum which offers a behind-the-scenes look at the yugoslav wars day 9 ostrog monastery we imbibe a healthy dose of mysticism today with a visit to stunning ostrog monastery mingle with pilgrims on our overnight stay in a simple konak days 10-12 budva the montenegrin miami is known for its beautiful beaches and vibrant nightlife we visit the world heritage-listed towns of herceg novi and kotor and enjoy free time to chill out days 13-14 dubrovnik dubrovnik retains much of its old-world charm despite damage sustained during the war walk along the city walls for great views of the city and adriatic sea montenegro donna taylor accommodation simple hotels/guesthouses 12 nts monastery 1 nt transport train local bus minibus boat walking group size max 12 meals no meals included budget allow eu350 for meals not included departs selected sat traveller rating 4.69 out of 5 2007 start 12 may 19 may 26 may 02 jun 09 jun 16 jun 23 jun 30 jun finish 25 may 01 jun 08 jun 15 jun 22 jun 29 jun 06 jul 13 jul 07 jul 14 jul 21 jul 28 jul 04 aug 11 aug 18 aug 25 aug 01 sep 20 jul 27 jul 03 aug 10 aug 17 aug 24 aug 31 aug 07 sep 14 sep 08 sep 15 sep 22 sep 06 oct 21 sep 28 sep 05 oct 19 oct 24 may 31 may 07 jun 14 jun 21 jun 28 jun 06 jun 13 jun 20 jun 27 jun 04 jul 11 jul · dine on the shores of the danube · mingle with pilgrims at ostrog monastery · admire the adriatic from dubrovnik s city walls 2008 03 may 16 may 10 may 23 may 17 may 30 may wsk trip code baltic states express arctic ocean original 21 days helsinki to vienna departs weekly from may to sep itinerary days 1-2 helsinki explore the sights from the senate square to the stately suomenlinna sea fortress days 3-4 tallinn cross the gulf of finland to the estonian capital wander the summer residence of peter the great and step back in time in the old town days 5-6 riga soak up the city s art nouveau heritage and visit the ethnographic museum for a baltic beach experience visit nearby jurmala days 7-8 vilnius admire the medieval attractions and fertile gardens of vilnius and enjoy the castle views at nearby f lf o g u la n d f in weg ea white sea ian plus local payment eu300 physical culture shock · step out from behind the iron curtain sweden trakai days 9-10 aukstaitija engage with nature in the lush surrounds of aukstaitija there is time to visit the local bee-keeping museum days 11-12 warsaw wander among the art deco buildings soviet estates and baroque churches days 13-15 krakow oozing with renaissance elegance krakow houses one of the world s biggest medieval squares days 16-17 prague wander through the old town stroll along charles bridge or climb st vitus cathedral for impressive views days 18-19 cesky krumlov be transported to a fairytale land of cobblestone streets old-world buildings and castles days 20-21 vienna savour the cultural ambience with a a z ov coffee and sacher torte sea of f lf o gu a r ig th abalitcsea krakow poland donna taylor accommodation simple hotels/guesthouses/pensions/apartments 19 nts overnight train 1 nt transport train local bus walking ferry canoe bicycle metro group size max 12 meals no meals included budget allow eu600 for meals not included departs every sun from may to sep selected sun from oct to apr traveller rating 4.69 out of 5 trip code wsr blackadrisea 27