A Step into a Fairytale

  • Destination: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Slovenia
  • Duration: 14 days
  • Price: $2100


A once in a lifetime fairytale-like journey across the Balkans Peninsula through the countries of Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina. From medieval towns and charming alpine villages to breathtaking lakes and the mighty Alps with an adrenaline fix along the way.


- Ljubljana, one of Europe’s most charming cities
- The beautiful alpine lakes of Bled & Bohinj
- Triglav National Park, the Julian Alps & Soca Valley
- The Cable Car ride to Mount Vogel
- Canyoning & Ziplining in the Julian Alps
- Dubrovnik, one of the world’s most beautiful towns
- Sea Kayaking to Lokrum Island
- The spectacular Kotor Bay in Montenegro and the hike to the top of the fortress
- Boat ride into Kotor Bay and the amazing blue cave
- Rafting the rapids of Tara river in Durmitor National Park
- Beautiful Mostar in Bosnia & Herzegovina and the stunning Kravice waterfalls
- Speedboat tour to the beautiful Island of Hvar
- Kayaking Zrmanja River with its many waterfalls and beautiful scenery
- Hiking Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia’s most beautiful national park
- The charming forest village of Korana
- Zagreb, the historic capital of Croatia

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Itinerary & Trip Details

Day 1: Arrival in Slovenia
Arrival in Slovenia

Arrival in Ljubljana airport, Slovenia’s beautiful capital. Pickup and transfer to the hotel and spend the day exploring the charming old town by Ljubljanica river with its famous bridges and rich medieval architecture.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel

Day 2: Triglav National Park

Triglav National Park

After Breakfast we will drive into the Julian Alps, Slovenia’s section of the Alps mountain range. Stop at Lake Bohinj, the starting point of our hike into Triglav National Park, Slovenia’s only national park. Our hike will take us to Triglav valley lakes for some of the most breathtaking alpine scenery in the Julian Alps. Afterwards we will take a scenic cable car ride to the top of Mount Vogel for breathtaking panoramic views over Lake Bohinj and Triglav National park.

Accommodation: Mountain Hut
Meals: BD

Day 3: Across the Alps

Across the Alps

Today we explore Slovenia’s most beautiful lakes. First we will visit Bohinj Lake, the largest lake in Triglav National Park and Slovenia, then make our way to the stunning Lake Bled perfectly situated in a picturesque environment in the heart of the Julian Alps. Afterwards we will drive through a scenic mountain pass to Soca valley and the beautiful alpine town of Bovec, check-in our hotel then drive to Slovenia’s biggest Zipline park for an adrenaline-packed Ziplining adventure across the Alps.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 4: Susec Canyon

Susec Canyon

Being the adventure hub of Slovenia, Bovec offers endless amount of adventurous activities and today we go Canyoning! An adventurous sport that combines hiking, scrambling, swimming, abseiling, sliding into waterfalls and jumping into water pools all in in one amazing adventure in Susec Canyon. Later on we drive across a beautiful mountain pass to visit the stunning Lake Predil then drive back to Ljubljana.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 5: To Dubrovnik

To Dubrovnik

Today we move to our next country on our adventure in the Balkans. First we drive from Ljubljana to Zagreb airport to catch our flight to Dubrovnik in the south of Croatia. Known as the Pearl of the Adriatic, Dubrovnik is one the most beautiful towns in the world. Its well-preserved old town is stuffed with many historic features such as the ancient city walls, cobblestone streets, magnificent palaces and stunning churches. After our pick-up from Dubrovnik airport and check-in formalities, we will have time to explore the old town or opt for one of the beaches on the Adriatic coast.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 6: Lokrum Island

Lokrum Island

Breakfast at the hotel then embark on a sea kayaking adventure to Lokrum Island. This sea adventure will give us the chance to marvel at the spectacular Dubrovnik city walls from a different prespective as we paddle under the walls and rocks on which they were built on with breathtaking views of the fortified city. Afterwards we will paddle across the bay to Lokrum Island to explore hidden beaches, caves and the amazing crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic Sea.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 7: Montenegro


Breakfast then start driving south along the Adriatic coast to the small country of Montenegro. We will make our way to charming Kotor town, home of Europe’s most southern fjord. We will explore the old town which is considered to be one of the best-preserved medieval walled towns in the entire Mediterranean then hike to the top of the fortress for an amazing view over Kotor bay and the old town. Afterwards we will take a boat ride along Kotor Bay to ‘Our Lady of the Rocks’ island to visit its small church then continue sailing to the Blue Cave, a natural hall with 9m high vault where we can jump for a swim in its crystal-clear waters then we will make a stop at one of the beaches where we can relax by the beach and have lunch then sail back to Kotor for overnight.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 8: Durmitor National Park

Durmitor National Park

Today we drive to Durmitor National Park for an exciting white water rafting adventure along the rapids of Tara river in Europe’s deepest canyon then drive to Ljubuski in Bosnia and Herzegovina for overnight.

Accommodation: Standard Guesthouse
Meals: B

Day 9: Bosnia & Herzegovina

Bosnia & Herzegovina

After Breakfast we will visit Mostar, the cultural and economic center of Bosnia & Herzegovina. The town is over five centuries old and situated between high mountains divided by the Neretva River. The Old Bridge of Mostar (Stari Most) is one of the top highlights of our tour, which was originally built in 1566 during the rule of the Ottoman Empire, destroyed during the war in 1993 but rebuilt in 2004 in its original form, the Old Bridge is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the afternoon we will drive to the stunning Kravice waterfalls on the Trebizat river for a refreshing swim then drive back into Croatia to Split for overnight.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 10: Split & Hvar

Split & Hvar

Today we get to explore the beautiful Adriatic town of Split on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast. First we can explore Diocletian’s Palace the historic center of the town then sail to the beautiful island of Hvar and explore it’s pretty old town then go for a short hike to Hvar fortress for an amazing panoramic view over the island and the Adriatic. Afterwards we will sail to the beautiful Pakleni Islands for some secluded beaches and coves then sail back to Split.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 11: Along the Dalmatian Region

Along the Dalmatian Region

Today we make our way to Zrmanja river for a river kayaking expedition down the magnificent Wild West-like canyons of Zrmanja River in Velebit Nature Park in the Dalmatian region. Its perfectly clear and green waters, several rapids and waterfalls, hidden pools and steep sided canyons will make this excursion an unforgettable adventure. After an amazing day on the river, we will return to our vans and drive back to Novigrad for lunch then drive to the charming forest village of Korana at the edge of Plitvice Lakes National Park for overnight.

Accommodation: Standard Guesthouse
Meals: BD

Day 12: Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park

Breakfast by Korana river then drive to the entrance of Plitivce Lakes National park, get our tickets then spend the day hiking along the wooden paths and bridges around Plitvice Lakes, Croatia’s most beautiful national park. We will pass by exquisite series of 16 emerald green and opal blue travertine lakes, more than 90 waterfalls and numerous caves. Later in the afternoon we will drive to Plitvice village for the most breathtaking view over the national park then return to our accommodation in time to enjoy a swim in a beautiful spring in the heart of the surrounding forest.

Accommodation: Standard Guesthouse
Meals: BD

Day 13: Adventure Concludes

Adventure Concludes

Explore more of the fairytale-like village of Korana where we can go for a short walk to swim in a hidden waterfall or just chill by the beautiful meadows in the midst of the surrounding green hills and the serene Korana river. In the afternoon we will drive to Zagreb where our adventure concludes in the capital of Croatia.

Accommodation: Standard Hotel
Meals: B

Day 14: Departure


Say our farewells to our epic journey and transfer to Zagreb airport for final departure

Meals: B

Price Includes/Excludes

Price Includes

- Accommodation for 9 nights in standard hotels in Slovenia, Croatia & Montenegro
- Accommodation for 3 nights in standard guesthouses in Ljubuski in Bosnia & Korana forest village in Croatia
- Accommodation for 1 night in a mountain hut in Bohinj in Slovenia
- All mentioned activities and tours
- All land transfers between the 4 countries in a private vehicle
- All mentioned meals (B=Breakfast – L=Lunch – D=Dinner)
- Airport Pickups

Price Excludes

- International flights to Ljubljana and return from Zagreb
- One way domestic flight from Zagreb to Dubrovnik (avg. $70)
- Visa Expenses


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