Embark on a captivating journey through the intriguing history and lasting legacy of Balkan Communism. Explore the cultural and historical tapestry of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Hungary, and Croatia as you gain a unique perspective on the significant era of communism in the region. Delve into the captivating stories of national heroes, visit impressive architectural landmarks, reflect on the somber history of concentration camps, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of post-communist cities. This immersive tour offers a thought-provoking and enriching experience, providing a deeper understanding of Balkan history and the impact of communism on the region.
Arrive at Sarajevo International Airport and be greeted by our friendly team. Transfer to your hotel and enjoy a brief introduction to the tour. Embark on a city tour of Sarajevo’s Old Town, marveling at its historical buildings and landmarks. Visit the renowned Eternal Flame monument, dedicated to the heroic fighters of the Yugoslav Army. Explore the fascinating communist display at the Historical Museum of Sarajevo and pay your respects at Vrace Memorial Park. Conclude the day with delicious meals at local restaurants and an overnight stay in Sarajevo.
After breakfast, venture to Konjic, where you’ll have the chance to visit the Partisan Memorial Cemetery and Tito’s bunker. Delve into the labyrinthine underground complex, designed to provide shelter and serve as a center of military operations. Continue your journey to Jablanica, where you’ll explore the memorial complex commemorating the battle for wounded soldiers on the Neretva River. Enjoy a delectable lunch featuring the famous Jablanica lamb. Arrive in Mostar and marvel at the iconic Old Bridge, visit Džemal Bijedić’s memorial house, and pay your respects at the Partisan cemetery. Check-in at your hotel and relish a delightful dinner before overnighting in Mostar.
After breakfast, head to Foča, where you’ll visit the Memorial Monument at Tjentište, erected in memory of the victims of Nazi atrocities. Continue your journey into Serbia and explore the Memorial Complex “Kadinjača” in Užice, the center of the Užice Republic during World War II. Enjoy lunch in Užice before arriving in Belgrade. Check-in at your hotel and embark on a fascinating full-day exploration of Belgrade, including visits to the Tomb of the National Heroes, the Cemetery of the Liberators of Belgrade, the Museum of Yugoslavia, and Tito’s grave at the House of Flowers. Savor a delightful breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and spend the night in Belgrade.
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before checking out and heading to Novi Sad. Indulge in a delicious lunch and proceed to Budapest, Hungary. Upon arrival, check-in at your hotel and visit Szoborpark, an open-air museum dedicated to monumental statues and sculpted plaques from Hungary’s Communist period. Conclude the day with a delectable dinner and overnight stay in Budapest.
Depart Budapest and journey to Croatia. Explore Jasenovac, the largest concentration and extermination camp in the Independent State of Croatia during World War II. Continue to Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, where you’ll enjoy a leisurely walk, savor a delightful lunch and dinner, and spend the night.
Depart Zagreb and travel back to Bosnia and Herzegovina. Visit Kozara mountain and its monument of the revolution, paying tribute to the brave individuals who fought in one of the largest battles. From there, head to Banja Luka, where you’ll witness the complex of monuments dedicated to fallen Krajišniks. Check-in at your hotel, relish a delicious dinner, and spend the night in Banja Luka.
After breakfast, journey to Jajce, where you’ll visit the Museum of the Second Session of the AVNOJ, showcasing the historic Anti-Fascist Council of the National Liberation of Yugoslavia. Enjoy a delightful lunch before returning to Sarajevo. Check-in at your hotel, explore the city, savor a delicious dinner, and spend the night in Sarajevo.
After breakfast, check out from your hotel and transfer to the airport for your departure, carrying with you the memories of an unforgettable journey through the history and legacy of Balkan Communism.
Yes – from the moment you arrive in Sarajevo until the moment of your departure transportation is covered.
Yes, we have travel insurance.
We recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes and dressing appropriately for the weather, umbrella is always good idea. You should also need money for the meals and your private expenses.
Yes, you will have hotel for every night, unless it is emphasized that it is night driving.