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Departure 05 – 12 August 2018
Combined touring and hiking activities in Vojvodina and West Serbia
Day 1 Flight from Belgium and arrival to Belgrade Airport, welcome by Panacomp Wonderland Travel professional hiking-tourist guide and transfer along the gentle slopes of the Fruska Gora Mountain/National Park to Sremski Karlovci, cultural, educational and spiritual center. Depending on flight schedule visit to the rural household surrounded with fruitful orchards and tasting of natural juice and homemade slatko – fruit jelly. Accommodation in 3+ brand new hotel in Sremski Karlovci. Welcome dinner, overnight.
Day 2 After breakfast Novi Sad city tour – City Hall, Liberty Square, Cathedral, the Petrovaradin Fortress… Fish lunch in the restaurant overlooking the Danube. Afternoon moderate walk along Fruska Gora Mountain/NP protected area to Strazilovo excursion spot and climb to one of the peaks from where spreads wonderful view. Return to Sremski Karlovci and walking tour along the beautiful baroque center – the Patriarchal residence, the Gymnasium, Saint Nicholas church, Four Lions fountain… Dinner, overnight in Sremski Karlovci hotel.
Day 3 After breakfast moderate hike along forests and meadows of the Fruska Gora National Park. Transfer to Grgeteg Monastery and sightseeing. Walk to the nearby organic farm house from where spreads wonderful panorama. Rustic lunch. Afternoon walking tour from Novo Hopovo to Staro Hopovo Monastery /3 km/, through the forest. Return to Sremski Karlovci hotel by bus. Optional kugloff cake culinary course. Dinner, overnight in Sremski Karlovci hotel.
Day 4 After breakfast drive to Zlatar Mountain in south-west Serbia with break for refreshment and traditional lunch in rural household which provides tourist services /ca 3 km moderate walk through forest to the waterfalls/. 4 stars hotel accommodation on the gorgeous Zlatar Mountain. Dinner, overnight.
Day 5 After breakfast 1,5 hours boat ride along the lake of the Uvac Nature Reserve while observing the natural habitat and nests of griffin vultures. Visit to the farm producer of the delicious Zlatarski sir cheese and smoked delicacies. Tasting. Walk through the thick pine forests to the rural tourist household which provides tourist services and big traditional dinner accompanied with brass orchestra performance. Overnight.
Day 6 After breakfast drive to Belgrade. Break for hike for visit to one of the most famous smoke houses in Serbia, renown for traditional way of production, followed with tasting of delicacies and homemade rakia /brandy/ and wine. Afternoon arrival to Belgrade and accommodation in the centrally located 3* hotel. Dinner, overnight.
Day 7 After breakfast half day Belgrade city tour – the Parliament, National Theater, Saint Sava Orthodox Cathedral, Kalemegdan Fortress /part of the city tour on foot/. Afternoon free time at leisure/individual program or visit to the Nikola Tesla Museum or the Ethnographic Museum. Farewell dinner with folklore performance, overnight.
Day 8 After breakfast free time until transfer to Belgrade Airport, onward flight and end of program and services.
Price per person /double occupancy/: 775 EUR Min. 15 pax; 685 EUR Min. 25 pax
Included : high tourist class bus transportation, 3 HB in 3+Sremski Karlovci hotel, Novi Sad city tour, fish lunch in Novi Sad, rustic lunch in traditional farm house, culinary kugloff cake course, traditional lunch on Day 4, 1 BB and 1 HB in 4 stars Zlatar hotel, entrance fee for the Uvac Special Nature Reserve with boat ride, Zlatar cheese and smoked delicacies tasting, big traditional dinner with brass music in rural household, visit to the smoke house with tasting of delicacies and homemade rakia and wine, 1 HB and 1 BB at 3+/4 stars Belgrade hotel, Belgrade city tour, farewell dinner in Skadarlija restaurant with folklore performance, professional expert walking guidance as per suggested routes, 24 hours Panacomp Wonderland Travel professional guidance, support and logistics