Balkan Dreams

INR 92,600 + EUR 970

Tour Duration

9 Nights / 10 Days

departure date

01 Apr 2020

holiday type

Escorted

Balkan Dreams

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  • Cochin Doha – Budapest (Hungary )

We assemble Cochin international airport  and board  flight QR 517  to Doha at 3.35am.Arrive Doha at 5.50am and connect flight QR 199 to Budapest   at 8.20am and arrive Budapest at  12.55pm.On arrival transfer to hotel.
 
Evening enjoy Danube river cruise, ships wander through scenic old-country villages, stop at castles, medieval fortresses, churches, museums, concert halls and more 
 
Overnight at Budapest 
 
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  • Budapest city tour& on to Belgrade (Serbia)

After breakfast we proceed for guided city tour of  Budapest -Hungary’s capital, is bisected by the River Danube. Its 19th-century Chain Bridge connects the hilly Buda district with flat Pest. Afternoon guided city tour ,visit  Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica.
 
Afternoon we proceed to Belgrade 
 
Overnight at hotel 
 
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  • Belgrade City tour & on to Sofia (Bulgaria)

After breakfast we proceed for City tour of   Belgrade . Belgrade is the capital city of  Serbia. Visit St. Sava Orthodox Church, It is one of the largest Eastern Orthodox church buildings and ranks among the largest church buildings in the world. Then visit Kalemegdan fortress it is consists of the old citadel and Kalemegdan Park on the confluence of the River Sava and Danube, in an urban area of modern Belgrade. 
Later Proceed to Sofia 
 
Overnight at Sofia
 
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  • Sofia City tour & on to Ruse

After breakfast, we proceed for guided city tour of  Sofia, the capital of the Balkan nation of Bulgaria. It’s in the west of the country, below Vitosha Mountain. The city’s landmarks reflect more than 2,000 years of history, including Greek, Roman, Ottoman and Soviet occupation.
 
Visit St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral and  Vitosha Boulevard, etc Afternoon proceed to Ruse 
 
Overnight at Ruse
 
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  • On to Bucharest & City tour (Romania)

After breakfast we proceed for  guided tour of Bucharest the Capital city and commercial city of Romania .Visit Triumph Arch  and Herastru park and many historical builsings in the city .Afternoon   entrance to Palace of the Parliament is the world’s second-largest administrative building (after the Pentagon) and former dictator  Nicolae Ceausescu’s most infamous creation. Started in 1984 (and still unfinished), the 330,000-sq-metre building has more than 3000 rooms. 
 
Evening free to time for shopping 
 
Overnight at Bucharest 
 
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  • On to Brasov –City tour & Bran Castle

After breakfast we proceed for guided tour of Brasov - is a city in the Transylvania region of Romania, ringed by the Carpathian Mountains. Visit   medieval Saxon walls and the towering Gothic-style Black Church, Piata Square and old town.
 
Later visit Bran Castle also known  the world as  “Dracula Castle “,is the only castle in all of Transylvania that actually fits Bram Stoker's description of Dracula's Castle,. Stoker's character, Count Dracula, first appeared in the novel “Dracula”, published in England in 1897, by the Irish writer Bram Stoker.
 
Overnight at Brasov 
 
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  • On to Cluj Napoca- Salt Mine visit & City tour

After breakfast we to Salina Turda Saltmine - is a salt mine located in area of Turda, Salt extraction at this mine  began during the medieval period, and continued up until the beginning of the century. Later  Guided tour of Cluj-Napoca ,Visit central square,  Pia?a Unirii, is the Gothic-style St. Michael's Church and the dramatic Matthias Corvinus Statue of the 15th-century king.  Later we proceed
 
Overnight at ClujNapoca
 
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  • On to Budapest –(Hungary )

After breakfast, proceeds to Budapest -Hungary’s capital, is bisected by the River Danube. Its 19th-century Chain Bridge connects the hilly Buda district with flat Pest.On arrival Check and relax after long journey
 
Overnight at Budapest 
 
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  • Budapest City tour & Departure

After breakfast, checkout from hotel and proceed to visit Buda Castle .The historical castle and palace complex of the Hungarian kings in Budapest. Then visit Mathias Church also known as The Church of Our Lady, is a prominent landmark on Castle Hill. It was completed in 1269, and the magnificent south doorway, with its relief depicting the Death of Mary, was added in the 1300s.
 
Later transfer to airport and board flight QR 200 to Doha at 5.30 pm .Arrive Doha at 11.40 
 


  • Arrive at Cochin

Connect flight QR 514 to Cochin at 2.15am Arrive Cochin at 9.40am.

 


 
Hotels Used
 
Budapest- Hotel Expo Congress/Similar
Cluj-Napoca-Hotel Golden Tulip Ana Dome/Similar
Brasov- Hotel Ramada Brasov Hotel/Similar
Bucharest-  Hotel Pullman Bucharest World Trade Center Hotel/Similar
Ruse- Hotel Dunav Plaza/Similar
Pirot-Hotel Ana lux/Similar
Belgrade-Hotel Holidays inn /Similar
 
 
Adult (sharing a twin room) - INR 92,600 + EUR 970
Child (<7 years - no Bed) - INR 92,600 + EUR 505 
Child (<12 years - with Bed) - INR 92,600 + EUR 760  
# Single Room Supplement - EUR 270
 
**Based on min. 30 adults travelling 
# Applicable for passengers who have no partner on tour to share the room

 

 
Package Price Includes
 
Round trip economy class airfare on Qatar airways Ex Cochin 
Accommodation as mentioned 
Meals, coach tours, transfers, entrance fees, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary. 
Schengen visa
Travel Insurance  up to 69 Year old 
Services of an Intersight Holidays Tour Manager 
G.S.T of 5% (subject to change). 
 
Package Price Excludes
 
Laundry, telephone, drinks or any other expense personal in nature. 
All entrance fees and excursions not mentioned in itinerary.
All expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as bad weather, natural calamities, flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, etc.
Anything not specifically mentioned in “Package Price Includes? box