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Eastern Europe Explorer

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highlights
  • Rich in history, art, architecture, cuisine and nightlife, Budapest is a hot European destination. The Museum of Fine Arts offers free English tours that reveal the famous artwork of Monet, Manet and Goya, just to name a few
  • A home-stay with a family in the Saxon village of Viscri in Romania offers insight into local life and the chance to sample some delicious home-cooked food
  • This trip takes you to a mix of exciting capital cities and quaint mountain villages, allowing you to see the many sides of Eastern Europe
  • Transylvania is drenched in history and myth. Discover the medieval city of Sighisoara, the birthplace of one of Romania's most infamous figures, Vlad the Impaler - better known as the inspiration for Count Dracula
The Eastern Europe Explorer tour starts in Budapest and ends in Istanbul. The Eastern Europe Explorer is an Explorer tour that takes 17 days taking you from Budapest to Istanbul and 11 other destinations in Europe.

Be mesmerised by the magic of Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and Turkey on this explorer tour through the best and most beautiful regions of Eastern Europe. Explore the captivating capitals of Budapest, Bucharest, Sofia and Istanbul. Sample culinary delights with local folk in Viscri, be inspired by the traditional craft workshops in Plovdiv, hear enthralling myths from Transylvania and visit the quaint town of Bansko, snug at the foot of the Pirin Mountains. This is a journey full of culture and history, of mosques and monuments, markets and museums, tantalising towns and charming cities.
Day 1 Budapest

Day 2 Budapest

Day 3 Eger

Day 4 Maramures

Day 5 Maramures

Day 6 Sighisoara

Day 7 Viscri

Day 8 Brasov

Day 9 Bucharest

Day 10 Bucharest

Day 11 Sofia

Day 12 Sofia

Day 13 Gorno Draglishte

Day 14 Bansko

Day 15 Plovdiv

Day 16 Istanbul

Day 17 Istanbul

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what’s included Accommodation
  • Hotel (13 nights), Homestay (2 nights), Pension (2 nights)
Transport
  • Train , Public bus , Private vehicle , Metro , Tram , Taxi
Meals
  • 16 Breakfasts & 4 Dinners
Group Leader
  • One group leader will accompany you on this tour. The aim of the group leader is to take the hassle out of your travels and to help you to have the best possible trip
Included activities
  • Eger - Wine Tasting
  • Maramures - Guided tour
  • Viscri Fortified Church
  • Bucharest Guided Walking Tour
  • Tsarevets Fortress
  • Plovdiv Guided Tour
  • Pirin Mountains Hike & Chairlift
  • Rila Monastery Visit
what’s excluded
  • International Flights
  • Any international flights to Budapest and from Sofia are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Eastern Europe Explorer tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
Tour details
Booking Type Instant Booking  
Duration 17 days
Tour Type Group Tour  
guiding method Live guide/instructor
guide language English
Starts/Ends Budapest, Hungary/Sofia, Bulgaria
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Good to know Travel Insurance

The Eastern Europe Explorer tour requires that you have a travel insurance covering emergency evacuation and repatriation.

Payment

Bookmundi only requires a deposit of 250 USD to confirm this tour. For any departures before 20 November 2017 full payment is required.

Visa

For this Eastern Europe Explorer tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Cancellation No additional cancellation fees apply for this Eastern Europe Explorer tour. You can cancel the tour up to 58 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 58 days of departure.
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