Our Eastern Europe Tours offer you a glimpse behind the former “Iron Curtain”. These countries present interesting culture, authentic medieval villages, historic sites, mountain ranges. and great value for money. These once powerful countries also offer majestic scenery, charming towns, medieval castles and monasteries.
Balkan Country Tours: Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Montenegro, Nth. Macedonia, Romania
- Highlights of Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina EU408 -8 days Dubrovnik, Sarajevo, Belgrade, Zagreb, Plitvice & Split
- Beauties of the Balkans EU409 – 8 days Croatia, Montenegro, Albania and Macedonia
- Classic Romania and Bulgaria EU1502 – 10 days from Sofia to Bucharest
- Balkan Grand Tour EU402 – 12 days to Croatia, Montenegro, Albania and Macedonia
- Adriatic Islands & Croatian Lands EU404 – 12 days Dubrovnik, Korčula, Omiš, Split, Hvar,Trogir, Zadar, Zagreb
- Treasures of Romania and Bulgaria EU1302 – 15 days Northern Bulgaria and Transylvania
Baltic Country Tours: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania
- Baltic Capitals EU1401 – 9 days to Vilnius, Riga and Tallinn
- Rose Festival in Bulgaria EU204 – 6 days during the famous Rose festival when the petals for rose oil are picked
- Rose Fields and Monasteries EU203 – 7 day tour includes the Bulgarian Rose Festival and Monasteries
- Circle Tour of Bulgaria EU1001 -8 days Sofia to Tarnovo
- The Treasures of Bulgaria EU205– 8 days from Sofia to Rila
- Grand Tour of Bulgaria EU1002 – 10 days from Sofia
- Treasures of Croatia EU407 5 days to Zagreb, Plitvice, Split, Dubrovnik
- Adriatic Highlights EU405– 8 days from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
- Croatia Circle Tour EU403 -9 days Zagreb, Plitvice, Split, Dubrovnik, Trogir, Zadar, Zagreb
Czech Republic – Now Czechia
- Czech Heritage Towns EU303 – 5 Days short tour from Prague to Cesky Krumlov
- Czech Republic Tour EU302 – 7 days from Prague to Kutna Hora
- Melodies of the Danube BD108 – 8 days Hungary, Slovakia, Austria and Germany
- Across the Heart of Europe BD206 – 15 days from Budapest to Amsterdam
- The Prague, Vienna & Budapest Tour EU900 – 7 day guided vacation to the capitals of the Czech Republic, Austria and Hungary
- The Warsaw to Budapest Tour EU902 – 11 day guided vacation through Poland, Czechia, Austria and Hungary
- Hungarian Spas–under the care of Spa physicians
- Hungarian Music Festivals
- Poland Music Festivals EU501 – 5 days in Warsaw, Krakow
- Scenic Poland EU504 – 7 days Warsaw, Częstochowa, Krakow, Wieliczka, Zakopane
- Southern Poland EU505 – 9 days Warsaw, Częstochowa, Zakopane, Krakow, Auschwitz, Wadowice, Wieliczka, Lowicz, Warsaw
- Warsaw to Vienna Tour EU901 – 9 day guided vacation through Poland, Czechia and Austria
- Poland Highlights Tour EU503 – 11 Days from Warsaw, Auschwitz, Krakow, Poznan, Torun, Gdansk, Gdynia, Olsztynek, Lowicz
- Grand Tour of Poland EU502 – – 14 Days Warsaw, Częstochowa, Auschwitz, Krakow, Wadowice, Gdansk, Olsztynek, Lowicz
- Dracula’s Footsteps EU1501 –4 days to Transylvania departing from Bucharest
- Discover Romania EU1301–8 days – Bucharest, monasteries, and medieval
- Transylvania Tour EU1801 – 9 Days through Transylvania and Dracula’s old haunts
- St. Petersburg City Package EU608 – 5 days short vacation to see the famous city
- Moscow City Package EU603– 5 days Private Tour of Moscow
- Moscow St Petersburg EU605 – 7 days Moscow and St. Petersburg private tour
- Moscow to St Petersburg EU607 – 8 days Moscow to St. Petersburg by train
- Russian Capitals EU604 – 8 days to Moscow, Novgorod, St. Petersburg and 1 night Sleeper Train in 1st Class.
- Grand Tour of Eastern Europe: Moscow to Vienna EU910 – 20 day guided vacation from Moscow to Vienna.
Eastern Europe Country Information
The capital Tirana centers on sprawling Skanderbeg Square, the site of the National History Museum and there are many castles and archaeological sites.
The Baltics are three independent nations states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania that lie between Russia and the Baltic Sea.
Bosnia and Herzegovina
The home of many medieval villages, rivers and lakes, plus the craggy Dinaric Alps. The capital Sarajevo has a well preserved old quarter.
Cut in half by the Balkan mountains, the northern border of Bulgaria is the Danube River and to the east the Black Sea. A unique country of generous and peaceful people who were unbroken by the oppressive communists. Visit the snow-capped mountains, colorful medieval churches, Thracian tombs, outstanding wines, rose valleys, hot springs and popular seaside resorts.
It was once a formidable kingdom under Tomislav in the 10th century. Croatia was also a naval power in the 16th and 17th centuries. Travelers enjoy the stunning coastline with 1,185 mostly unpopulated islands.
Czechia (The Czech Republic)
Czechia is comprised of Bohemia, Moravia and Czech Silesia in the north. It is known for ornate castles, native beers and a long history. Prague, the capital, is home to the 9th-century Prague Castle. Český Krumlov, a small town in the South Bohemia region, is notable for its wealth of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque buildings, many of which house restaurants and shops.
Hungary is Hungary’s capital, Budapest, is bisected by the Danube River. The cityscape is studded with architectural landmarks including Buda’s medieval Castle Hill. The country offers many diverse destinations from mountains to the great plain, lakes and rivers. Hungary has numerous World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Biosphere reserves, the second largest thermal lake in the world (Lake Hévíz), the largest lake in Central Europe (Lake Balaton), and the largest natural grassland in Europe (Hortobágy).
Situated on the Adriatic coast, Montenegro has many amazing lakes, 5 national parks and gorgeous mountains. Podgorica is the capital, but Cetinje is the Royal capital. With a population of 670,000 it has a very proud and rich history.
With more than 50 lakes, Macedonia is the fifth highest country in Europe. Skopje, the capital, is said to be seven thousand years old. There are nearly 1,000 churches and monasteries, and 365 of them in Ohrid.
Poland has a unique and eventful history. Traces of the country’s past can be seen in every region. See architecture from the Piast dynasty, the Jagiellons and the Teutonic Knights. See the battlegrounds of World War II and the remember the atrocities of the Holocaust. This was followed by Soviet rule and the wave of political change that started in 1980.
Romania is known for the forested region of Transylvania, ringed by the Carpathian Mountains. Its preserved medieval towns include Sighişoara, and there are many fortified churches and castles. The clifftop Bran Castle, is long associated with the Dracula legend. Bucharest, the country’s capital, is the site of the Palatul Parlamentului government building.
Russia is the world’s largest nation. Its landscapes range from tundra and forests to subtropical beaches. It’s famous for the Moscow Bolshoi Ballet and metro underground trains. Visit the baroque Winter Palace, in St. Petersburg, which now houses part of the Hermitage Museum’s art collection.
Slovenia shares a border with Italy and is famous for mountains, ski resorts and lakes. The capital, Ljubljana, has baroque facades mixed with 20th-century architecture. Bled contains a church-topped islet and a cliffside medieval castle.
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