Balkan Classic

Timeframe: 9 days 7 nights

Travel Dates: 20 Mac – 28 Mac 2019

Destinations: Macedonia + Albania + Montenegro + Bosnia & Herzegovina + Croatia

RM6,890/pax

Itinerary Balkan Classic
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Day 1: Arrival Skopje - Macedonia (L/D)

Arrival in Skopje. At the airport, meet and greet with English speaking throughout guide. Proceed to Skopje. Overnight in hotel. The tour starts from the Citadel from where you have excellent panoramic view of the city center, follows Mustafa Pasha mosque from 15th century, entering the second largest Turkish bazaar on the Balkan, Lead Inn, Sulu Inn, Double Bath, Kapan Inn.

Time for lunch in a halal friendly restaurant in the old bazaar. The tour continues to central city square where dominant site is Alexander the great fountain, walk through Macedonia Street towards the old Railway station witness of earthquake in 1963. Dinner and overnight in hotel in Skopje.

Day 2: Skopje - Tetovo - Ohrid - Macedonia (B/L/D)

After breakfast we leave hotel and proceed to Ohrid. On our way to we will firstly visit Tetovo to see unique Painted Mosque from XV century. Tour continues to Ohrid. After arrival enjoy lunch in halal certificated restaurant. After lunch. start with Ohrid sightseeing. Sightseeing of the Old town, Old Plane Three, Ali Pasha Mosque. Free time for shopping. Accommodation and overnight in hotel in Ohrid.

Day 3: Ohrid - Tirana - Albania - Shkoder - Albania (B/L/D)

We leave hotel and proceed to Tirana, Albania. Upon arrival in Tirana have lunch in halal certificate restaurant. Start with sightseeing of the city. Visiting the most important attractions like Skanderbeg Square, Skanderbeg Statue, Et’hem Bey Mosque and Clock Tower. After city tour, tour continues to Shkoder. Walking tour of old city of Skhoder, visit the Mosque, traditional build road in the XXth century which bears the distinctive architectural characteristic of three museum area and Rozafa Castle. Accommodation and overnight in hotel in Shkoder.

Day 4: Shkoder - Budva - Montenegro - Kotor, Montenegro - Trebinje, Bosnia & Herzegovina (B/L/D)

We head to Budva, Budva city tour, the old Mediterranean port, surrounded by an impressive city wall built by Republic of Venice. Start with sightseeing of the city with the Venetian influenced remains that are dominant among the architectural influences. Afterwards we will visit the Bay of Kotor, one of the most indented parts of the Adriatic Sea is sometimes called the southern-most fjord in Europe. Kotor Bay is a Natural and Culturo-Historical Region protected by UNESCO. Free time for lunch in a halal friendly restaurant. Proceed to Trebinje. Overnight in hotel in Trebinje.

Day 5: Trebinje - Dubrovnik, Croatia - Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina (B/L/D)

Breakfast check out and continue to Dubrovnik. Dubrovnik tour (Croatia) Capture moments during visits to the main attraction of Old Town Dubrovnik, City Walls: a world renowned iconic symbol of the white stone beauty, therefore the main reason why Dubrovnik is now known as the Pearl of the Adriatic. Stroll through this vibrant city and lookout for landmarks such as the Onofrio Fountain and Habor. Admire vibrant architecture of Rector’s Palace: A harmonious Gothic and Renaissance palace with certain Baroque additions. Continue to Mostar. The city with fascinating history, beautiful architecture and natural setting in a valley on Neretva river banks. Arrival and start with sightseeing. Visit Old bridge (UNESCO World heritage), Bey’s Mosque, Oriental Bazar and Turkish house. Lunch in local halal certificated restaurant.

Day 6: Mostar - Kravice - Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina (B/L/D)

Proceed to Sarajevo. But first of all we will visit Kravice waterfalls. Continue to Sarajevo.Arrival to Sarajevo. Drive to Tunnel Museum. Sightseeing of the Museum. Procced to Vrelo Bosne Natural Park – the springs of river Bosna afterwards. Visit Bascarsija old town with cobbled streets, numerous Mosques and oriental shops, Latin Bridge where assignation of Franz Ferdinand took place, Morica Han, the only one uniquely styled inn in Sarajevo built in 1551, Vijecnica, Town Hall for the Austro- Hungarian era. Lunch in local halal restaurant. Free time for leisure & shopping. Dinner at hotel and overnight.

Day 7: Sarajevo - Zagreb, Croatia (B/L/D)

Transfer to Zagreb. City tour: Zagreb city tour – Dolac Bazaar, St Mark Church, Lotrscak Tower, Mirogoj Park Cemetry, Ban Jelacic Square and GeoHistory Musuem. Dinner at the hotel and overnight.

Day 8: Zagreb, Croatia (B)

After breakfast in the hotel, transfer to the Zagreb airport for your flight back to home, bringing back wonderful memories and momentous souvenirs from the Balkans vacation.

Day 9: Kuala Lumpur

Arrive at KUL.

  • Return Flight ticket by Qatar Airways
  • Delicious halal breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • English speaking guide/tour leader
  • Accommodation in hotel on HB base
  • Entrance fees
  • Tourist tax
  • Road taxes and tolls
  • Personal expenses.
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Tipping 5EURO / per day
  • Optional excursions
  • Everything not mention under “package price includes”
  • Ohrid boat cruise supplement – 15 EURO