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The Balkans Trips & Tours

392 trips from 600 tour companies with 716 reviews

All The Balkans tours, river cruises, expedition cruises, and adventure trips. Find the best guided trips and expert planned vacation and holiday packages from over 600 tour companies. Average rating of 4.7 for all The Balkans trips.

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Peaks of the Balkans Hike tour

Nature & Wildlife, Hiking & Walking

5.0 | Excellent | 16 Reviews
8 Days
$ 361 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Strenuous

Strenuous Physical LevelFull day hiking or trekking over medium to long distances. Moderate expectation of physical fitness.

Visits: Albania, Montenegro
From
$ 2,890

Highlights

  • Our Peaks of the Balkans trekking and cultural adventure takes us to the border triangle area of Albania, Kosovo and Montenegro where a new International Peace Park has been established. 
  • Along our way we meet with various local leaders who join us as special guests to enrich our understanding and appreciation for this part of the world. 
  • At the heart of this grand adventure is a difficult and extremely rewarding trek in the Dinaric Alps. 
  • The trek is bookmarked on each side by visits to fascinating areas in Montenegro (including a day of lake kayaking) and Albania.
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Cycle the Dalmatian Coast tour

Education / Learning

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
8 Days
$ 153 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Croatia, Dubrovnik
From
$ 1,210

Highlights

  • Split - Tour through the historic heart of one of the region's oldest cities
  • Hvar Island - Cycle through the beautiful countryside of one of Croatia's scenic gems
  • Korcula Island - Explore the villages and vineyards of historic Korcula
  • The Dalmatian Coast - Explore the coastal plains and breath-taking valleys of Dalmatia by bike
  • Dubrovnik - A chance to explore the stunning 'Pearl of the Adriatic'
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Bosnia & Beyond tour

Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
11 Days
$ 183 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Dubrovnik, Sarajevo
From
$ 1,905

Highlights

  • Discover a stunning mix of Balkan countries with beautiful scenery and fascinating cultures
  • Explore the cosmopolitan and historic Bosnian capital – Sarajevo
  • Visit enchanting Mostar with its iconic bridge
  • Admire the beauty of the sparkling Adriatic in Kotor, Montenegro
  • Walk the pristine marble streets and city walls of Dubrovnik
  • Enjoy gentle walking in the stunning Durmitor National Park
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Walking in Bosnia & Herzegovina tour

Hiking & Walking, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
9 Days
$ 221 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Dubrovnik, Sarajevo
From
$ 1,825

Highlights

  • Discover a stunning country with beautiful scenery and a fascinating culture
  • Climb Bosnia's highest peak - Mt Maglic (2,386m)
  • Experience a very warm welcome from the local community
  • Delve into the highlights of Sarajevo, Mostar and Dubrovnik, Croatia
  • Have time for optional rafting
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Ancient  Macedonia tour

Cultural, Education / Learning

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
15 Days
$ 121 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia, Mavrovo, Skopje, Sofia
From
$ 1,670

Highlights

  • Lake Ohrid - Enjoy a truly stunning lake and mountain setting; tour the historical buildings situated around the lake
  • Rila Monastery - Spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Site with its brightly coloured frescoes
  • Matka Gorge - Experience the natural wonder of Matka Gorge; chance for a boat trip
  • Sofia - Old town sightseeing
  • Vergina - Visit the ancient capital of Macedonian Kings
  • Mt. Athos - Boat excursion along the coast of Athos to reach 'the holy mountain'
  • Thassos Island - Day trip by ferry to visit its Roman remains and Medieval fortress
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Snowshoeing & Winter Walking in Bosnia tour

High Adventure, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 149 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo
From
$ 1,235

Highlights

  • Five days adventurous snowshoeing & winter walking through remote and spectacular winter mountain scenery
  • Discover diverse & captivating Sarajevo
  • Optional visit to the historic & charming town of Mostar 
  • Unique Bosnian culture & cuisine; a fusion of influences from the East, West & Mediterranean
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Snowshoeing in Albania tour

High Adventure, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
9 Days
$ 172 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Albania, Kosovo, Alps, Tirana
From
$ 1,545

Highlights

  • The wild landscapes of Valbonë National Park 
  • Rural hamlets, open meadows and pine forest
  • Visit the fascinating cities of Tirana and Prizren
  • Enjoy the warm hospitality of the locals
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Cycling in Albania tour

Cycling & Biking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 174 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Albania
From
$ 1,395

Highlights

  • Immerse yourself in a previously isolated country
  • Cycle from mountain plateaux to the Albanian Riviera
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Butrint
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Slovenia: Julian Alps Traverse tour

Hiking & Walking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 164 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Slovenia, Alps
From
$ 1,315

Highlights

  • Challenging trekking through spectacular scenery
  • An exciting ascent of Slovenia's highest peak-Triglav (optional)
  • Fun alpine atmosphere
  • Free time at Lake Bled
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Highlights of Albania tour

Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
10 Days
$ 109 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Albania, Berat, Tirana
From
$ 1,205

Highlights

  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Butrint, Berat and Gjirokaster
  • Discover historical monuments including Durres Amphitheatre and Korce Church
  • Journey through the beautiful Albanian Riviera
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Croatia: Islands & Mountains tour

Hiking & Walking, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 188 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Croatia, Dubrovnik, Split
From
$ 1,505

Highlights

  • Walk idyllic coastal and mountain routes 
  • Discover the beautiful UNESCO town of Dubrovnik
  • Experience the wilderness of Krka and Paklenica National Parks
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Cycle Macedonia & Northern Albania tour

Cycling & Biking, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 164 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Albania, Macedonia
From
$ 1,365

Highlights

  • Cycle along the Black Drin Valley
  • Enjoy spectacular scenery at Komani Lake
  • Visit the UNESCO town of Ohrid
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Slovenia Mixed Activity tour

High Adventure, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 174 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Slovenia
From
$ 1,345

Highlights

  • An action-packed week with a great range of activities
  • Try whitewater rafting, canyoning and mountain biking
  • Ride one of Europe's longest and fastest zip lines
  • Further optional activities; including paragliding
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Jewels of the Adriatic: Croatia & Slovenia tour

50 plus, 50 plus, Cultural, 50 plus, Cultural, 50 plus, Cultural

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
14 Days
$ 200 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Croatia, Slovenia, Dalmatian Coast, Dubrovnik, Ljubljana, Montenegro, Plitvice Lakes National park, Split, Zagreb
From
$ 2,799

Highlights

  • Explore historic Zagreb
  • Visit Lake Bled
  • Enjoy a short scenic boat ride in lakes of Plitvice Lake National Park
  • Explore Roman Ruins (Split)
  • Enjoy a guided walking tour of Old Dubrovnik
  • Visit Montenegro
  • Enjoy a sight of beautiful Bay of Kotor, the longest and deepest fjord in Southern Europe.
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Walking in Albania tour

Hiking & Walking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 164 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Albania, Alps, Berat
From
$ 1,315

Highlights

  • The picturesque regions of Theth and Valbone
  • The 'Lock-in Tower' of Theth
  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Traditional folklore evening 
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Cycle the Adriatic: Venice to Porec Self-Guided tour

Cycling & Biking, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Croatia, Italy, Slovenia, Trieste, Venice
From
$ 1,785

Highlights

  • Cycle through three different countries
  • Visit the stunning city of Venice
  • Follow the idyllic Istrian Peninsula
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Cycling Bosnia & Montenegro tour

Cycling & Biking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
9 Days
$ 215 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Dubrovnik, Alps
From
$ 1,935

Highlights

  • Beautiful remote scenery
  • Balkan culture and cuisine
  • Discover Mostar and Dubrovnik
  • Dinaric Alps to the Adriatic
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Dubrovnik & the Dalmatian Coast tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 174 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Croatia, Dubrovnik, Split
From
$ 1,395

Highlights

  • Visit the UNESCO cities of Split, Trogir and Dubrovnik
  • Enjoy a catamaran ride to Mljet National Park
  • Sample wines produced on the Peljesac Peninsula
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Balkan Discoverer tour

Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
11 Days
$ 183 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Albania, Macedonia, Serbia, Belgrade, Skopje, Tirana
From
$ 2,015

Highlights

  • Discover three Balkan capital cities- Belgrade, Skopje & Tirana
  • Visit Macedonia's beautiful Lake Ohrid
  • UNESCO heritage sites & natural beauty
  • Explore Albania's historic town of Berat
  • Enjoy local cuisines & warm hospitality
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Lakes & Mountains of Slovenia tour

Hiking & Walking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 174 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Slovenia
From
$ 1,395

Highlights

  • Discover the Triglav National Park and Karavanke Mountain Range
  • Varied day walks in the mountains and forests
  • Free day to explore Lake Bled, or historic Ljubljana
  • Traditional 19th century alpine pension
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