DUBROVNIK 8 DAY WITH BALKANS

Tour Category:                      Dubrovnik 8 Day with Balkan’s

Tour Name:                            From Dubrovnik 8 Day Balkan’s Tour

Duration:                                8 days

Departure and End city:     Dubrovnik

Tour Type:                              Bus /Coach

Tour Highlights:                    King Nikola’s Palace, Kotor Cathedral, Church of St.Panteleimon,

    Holy Savior Church, National Historical Museum of Tirana, Rector’s Palace,

    Franciscan Monastery, Churc of St. Sophia, St. Clement of Ohrid,

    Monastry of Saint Naum,Holy Savior Church

 

Price: £ 800 

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ITINERARY

1.DAY

Upon arrival at Dubrovnik Airport (DBV), transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight.
Note: Dinner is included.
 

2.DAY

Morning sightseeing tour of Dubrivnik, included in the UNESCO's List of World Cultural Heritage. You will visit the Franciscan Monastery with Europe's third oldest pharmacy, the Recto's Palace and the Cathedral.
Departure for Tirana; we drive inland via Budva, crossing the Albanian boarder at Shkodra, once the capital of the Illyrian Kingdom (3rd century B.C.). 
Dinner and overnight in Tirana.
 
Note: Breakfast and dinner are included.
 

3.DAY

Morning sightseeing tour of Tirana, the capital of Albania, including Skender Bey Square, the Mosque of Ethem Bey and a visit to the National Museum representing the flow of Albanian history and housing the finds from archaeological sites across the country. 
Afternoon departure for Ohrid, driving via Elbasan and crossing the Macedonian border at Cafasan. 
Dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
 
Note: Breakfast and dinner are included.
 

4.DAY

Full day in the lakeside resort of Ohrid, classified as UNESCO's World Cultural Heritage Site. Through the activity of St. Clement and St. Naum of Ohrid, the first pan-Slavic University in Europe, the famous "Ohrid Literary School" was founded here. 
Morning sightseeing tour includes the church of St. Sofia (11th century), the most eminent medieval monument in Macedonia with magnificent Byzantine fresco paintings and St. Clement Church with its icon of Annunciation. 
In the afternoon a short drive to visit St. Naum Monastery built on the shores of Ohird Lake in 900 A.D. and dedicated to the Slavic missionary and educator St. Naum of Ohrid. 
Dinner at local restaurant Macedonian-style. Return to hotel for overnight.
 
Note: Breakfast is included
 

5.DAY

Morning departure for Skopje. Sightseeing tour of Skopje, including the Kale Fortress, the Church of the Holy Savior with its iconostas, one of the finest samples of traditional walnut woodcarving, Old Bazaar and Stone Bridge. 
We drive to the slopes of the Vodno Mountain where we visit the Monastery of St. Panteleimon with its 12th century iconostas and frescoes ranking among the highest achievements of Byzantine art of this period. 
Dinner and overnight in Skopje.
 
Note: Breakfast and dinner are included.
 

6.DAY

Morning departure for Kolasin, driving via Pec and Berane and along the impressive Moraca River Canyon. 
Afternoon arrival at Kolasin, spreading on the left bank of the river Tara, situated at the altitude of 953m. The whole area is surrounded by the thick pine forest of the Bjelasica Mountain and is a popular skiing and air spa resort. 
Dinner and overnight in Kolasin.
 
Note: Breakfast and dinner are included.
 

7.DAY

Morning departure for Cetinje where we visit King Nikola's Museum, once the residence of the Montenegrin King Nikola I Petrovic. 
Continuation to Kotor, classified as UNESCO's World Cultural Heritage, where we visit its Romanesque Cathedral dedicated to St. Triphun, the city's patron saint. We continue to Dubrovnik driving along the picturesque Bay of Kotor. 
Dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik.
 
Note: Breakfast and dinner are included
 

8.DAY

After breakfast, the tour ends with transfer to Dubrovnik Airport (DBV). 
 
Includings
 
Airport pick-up, drop-off
7-night hotel accommodation
7 breakfasts, 6 dinners
Tour escort throughout
City Taxes and VAT
Air-conditioned motorcoach
Guided sightseeing tours in Dubrovnik, Tirana, Ohrid, Skopje and Kotor
Entrance fees to Franciscan Monastery and Rector's Palace (in Dubrovnik), National Historical Museum (in Tirana), Church of St. Sophia, St. Clement and Monastery of Saint Naum (in Ohrid), Holy Savior Church and Church of St. Panteleimon (in Skopje), King Nikola's Palace (in Cetinje), Kotor Cathedral (in Kotor)
 
 
Excludings
 
Lunch
Tips
Portage
Personal expenses
Optional activities