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Budapest to Venice

From £1815 for 19 days
Trip Overview
Experience the many charms of eastern Europe and Italy – from the hearty cuisine of Hungary to the glamorous beaches of Split and stunning alpine scenery of Slovenia – on this unforgettable Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid. Be seduced by Belgrade's Bohemian vibe, see why Montenegro's emerging as Europe's next tourism hotspot, feel the press of history on a stroll through Split's old town and fall head over hells for ever-seductive Venice. Whether you're heading to this part of the world for your first time or tenth, eastern Europe never fails to enamour.
Essential Info
Starts: Budapest
Ends: Venice
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: IZMRVC
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary, Italy, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia
What's Included

Meals

10 Breakfasts included
1 Lunches included

Transport

Train,Public bus,Private vehicle,Ferry,Metro,Taxi

Accommodation

Hotel (7 nights),Hostel (7 nights),Pension (4 nights)

Trip Highlights

•   Learn about the dark history and rebuilding of Bosnia and Herzegovina on a walking tour of Sarajevo, then visit Mostar’s famous Old Bridge and witness a traditional bridge jumper hurl themselves into the icy waters below

•   Immerse yourself in the edgy street scene of Belgrade's Bohemian Quarter, then dance the night away in one of Europe’s nightlife hotspots

•   Admire the restored architecture of World Heritage-listed Kotor, Montenegro, on a climb along the ancient city walls

•   Split is a haven of relaxation and culture. Unwind with a walk along the waterfront promenade and admire the impressive ruins of Diocletian's Palace

•   Stroll through Plitvice Lakes National Park, marvelling at luminous lakes and waterfalls that appear to have been sketched by an artist

•   Croatia's amazing array of food specialities mix multiple European influences, and Zagreb harnesses the best of them. Feast on Mediterranean fresh seafood, Italian-influenced antipasti and the crunchy, doughy dessert of fritule

•   The floating city of Venice is one place you’ll be happy to get lost in. The city's maze of alleyways, canals and lagoon islands lead to over 130 churches, all with their own distinct character

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Departing: 4th May 2021
Returning: 22nd May 2021
£2,135pp
£1,815pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 1st Jun 2021
Returning: 19th Jun 2021
£2,135pp
£1,815pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 8th Jun 2021
Returning: 26th Jun 2021
£2,135pp
£1,815pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 6th Jul 2021
Returning: 24th Jul 2021
£2,240pp
£2,135pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 3rd Aug 2021
Returning: 21st Aug 2021
£2,240pp
£2,135pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 7th Sep 2021
Returning: 25th Sep 2021
£2,240pp
£2,135pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 14th Sep 2021
Returning: 2nd Oct 2021
£2,240pp
£2,135pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 21st Sep 2021
Returning: 9th Oct 2021
£2,240pp
£2,135pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 3rd May 2022
Returning: 21st May 2022
£2,075pp
Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Szia! Welcome to Budapest, Hungary's vibrant capital. This is a city split in two – Buda and Pest – right on the banks of the Danube River. In the evening, after the welcome meeting at 6 pm, perhaps head out with your new travel pals and group leader for dinner, then take a night walk along the Danube to see the buildings and bridges lit up in lights. Why not continue the night going in one of Budapest's quirky ruin bars, full of good vibes and eclectic decor.
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