Day 1 - Arrival BUCHAREST (Romania)
Arrival at the international airport of Bucharest, meet your local guide. Visit the Village Museum an open-air museum, a place where lies the history since 1935 till today .In the afternoon you depart to your to Sinaia. After you check into your room, your guide will lead a brief orientation tour.
Day 2 - Sinaia - BRAN - BRASOV - BUCHAREST
Depart in the morning and our next stop will be at the Peles Castle. Set dramatically in the hills above Sinaia, this 160 - room palace, built in German Renaissance style, was completed in 1914 for the first Hohenzollern king of Romania, Carol I. Continue to Visit well known Dracula ‘s Castle, one of the most picturesque areas of Romania, built in the thirteenth century by the Teutonic knight Dietrich and restored in later periods. We’ll tour Brasov, one of the most charming medieval towns in Romania, stroll through its old District of Schei a neighborhood of narrow cobblestone streets and red - tiled 17th century homes, with the church Sfantul Nicolae, the first Romanian school from XV century, the Biserica Neagra (Black Church), the Romania’s largest church in the Gothic style and the city’s ancient fortifications. Seven bastions were raised around the city at the most exposed points, each one defended by a guild whose members, pending danger, tolled their bastion bell. Late in the afternoon you are transferred back to Bucharest. Overnight in BUCHAREST.
Day 3 -BUCHAREST - VELIKO TURNOVO (Bulgaria)
After Breakfast ,Continue on to Bucharest, where an included tour will introduce you to this fascinating city.Bucharest is an old city that has served as the capital of Wallachia and later Romania since 1459. Today, it is noted for its broad, tree-lined boulevards, wellkept parks, and mix of architectural styles that combine neoclassical structures with monumental 20th-century edifices. The capital is often referred to as “the Little Paris” because of the wide boulevards. You’ll view the Arc de Triomphe commemorating the exploits of World War I soldiers, and drive along Victory Avenue to Revolution Square, where recent events in history are inscribed. The city tour will give you the opportunity to admire the Revolution Square (where the 1989 anti-Communist revoltwent nationwide). Departure to Veliko Turnovo – the Medieval capital city of Bulgaria, picturesquely located on 4 hills above Yantra river. Panorama tour with some stops for pictures and continue to Kazanluk. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 4 - Kazanluk - PLODVID - SOFIA
After breakfast departure from the hotel and visit the Museum of Roses. Our way continue to Plovdiv where you have an included tour of the Old Plovdiv . After noon you depart to Sofia. Upon arrival , visit of the Socialist Art Museum. This evening you can enjoy folklore show followed by a night panoramic tour. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 5 - Sofia - SKOPJE (Macedonia)
After breakfast enjoy the city tour of Sofia – the capital city of Bulgaria, which Constantine the Great once called “My Rome”. Some time for shopping in Sofia and proceed to Skopje (Macedonia).In the afternoon you arrive in Skopje and have a tour of Skopje with visit of the memorial house of mother Teresa, Skopje fortress, Stone bridge, Millennium Cross visible from the centre of Skopje, Overnight at Hotel.
Day 6 - Skopje - MATKA CANYON - OHRID - BITOLA
After breakfast proceed to Matka Canyon . In the valley of Treska River, there is a hidden secret world with high cliffs, marvelous caves, various endemic species of day and night butterflies, medicinal plants and waters. It is a beautiful piece of untouched nature. Not only rich with oak and beech forests, beautiful endemic flowers, white headed eagles and rare animal species, Matka canyon abounds with numerous cultural and historical monuments, mainly monasteries. After noon continue to Ohrid the Macedonia’s most seductive destination, with an atmospheric old quarter cascading down a graceful hill, crammed full of beautiful churches and topped by the bones of a medieval castle. Its cobbled streets are flanked by traditional restaurants and lakeside cafes. City tour of Ohrid. Later departure to Bitola. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 7- Bitola - MOUNT OLYMPUS (Greece)
After breakfast we leave Macedonia and drive east to Greece. Our stop is the Mount Olympus the lightest and most worshipped mountain of Greece. A magnificent place with numerous forests and gorges and summits of different heights, blessed with mild climate, and surrounded by Uranus, the heaven. Mount Olympus was the divine kingdom of the Olympian gods. It was in the summits of Mount Olympus where the Olympian Gods once overthrew the Titans during the legendary Battle of the Titans (“Titanomachy”) and then placed their divine kingdom there. Every Olympian God had his own palace, which was mostly used as a dormitory. The gods were living their lives with a similar rhythm to the mortals, obeying to rules, abiding to customs and gathering from time to time in the main palace, the palace of Zeus, for small conferences. Today we will have a Jeep safari. After noon continue to Larissa, the place where the legend says that Achilles was born here and Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine, died here. A panorama tour by coach of the city, some time for shopping. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 8 - Larissa - KALAMBAKA - ATHENS
After Breakfast, proceed to Kalambaka the gateway to Meteora. It’s almost entirely modern, having been burned to the ground by the Nazis in VVII. We will visit few monasteries .After noon we drive to Athens. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 9 - ATHENS
During the tour of Athens ,Ancient and modern, with equal measures of grunge and grace, bustling Athens is a heady mix of history and edginess. Iconic monuments mingle with first-rate museums, lively cafes and al fresco dining – and it’s downright fun. The historic centre is an open-air museum, yet the city’s cultural and social life takes place amid these ancient landmarks, merging past and present. Visit Acropolis Archaeological site and Acropolis museum. Over night at Hotel.
Day 10 - Athens - DEPARTURE
After the Breakfast, Continue with city tour. Transfer to Athens airport for departure. Overnight on board.
Day 11 - Arrive at Home town.