Eastern Europe Tours

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

Baltic Country Tours: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

Bulgaria

Croatia

Czech Republic – Now Czechia

Hungary

Poland

Romania

Russia

Slovenia

  • Slovenia EU907 – 7 days to Ljubljana, Postojna, Piran, Goriška Brda, Soča Valley, Bled & Bohinj

Eastern Europe Country Information

Albania

The capital Tirana centers on sprawling Skanderbeg Square, the site of the National History Museum and there are many castles and archaeological sites.

Baltics

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.

Bulgaria

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.

Croatia

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) Eastern Europe Tours

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

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).

Montenegro

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.

North MacedoniaEastern Europe Tours

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

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

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

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

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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