Pre Congress Tour - Western Serbia

Dates: 27 – 30.10.2018.

Pre Congress tour AGENDA:

Day 1 (27.10)

Departure from Belgrade in the morning. Driving towards Loznica and arrival to the ethno complex called Tršić. While walking through the complex, we will visit the house of Vuk Karadžić (founder of the Serbian cyrillic letter), meet with his character, work and lifestyle. Then we go to the monastery called Tronoša and the fountain of the Seven Jugović’s. After sightseeing, we arrive in the ethno village called Sunčana Reka. We're settling down in the cottages next to Drina river. Leisure time for enjoying the Drina with the possibility of using courts for basketball, tennis, archery, riding horses, cycling, etc. A joint dinner. Overnight.


Day 2 (28.10) 

After a breakfast in the ethno village Sunčana Reka we head towards Bajina Bašta. We ride along the Drina River and reach the house on the Drina which appeared on the cover of the National Geographic magazine. Then we go to a joint lunch at the Vrelo restaurant, under which you can see the confluence of the rivers Godina and Drina. After lunch, we go to Mitrovac on Tara and from there we start walking for about 1 hour to the breathless sightseeing view called Banjska stena - once called the most beautiful view of Serbia (the view from the cover of the pre congress tour). After a walk, we go to the viewpoint above Zaovinska Lake on Tara. Then we go to the villa on the mountain Zlatibor (one of the most famous mountains in Serbia), where we are accommodated in apartments. A joint dinner. Free time. Overnight.


Day 3 (29.10)

After a breakfast together in villa Barović, we start touring the Zlatibor district. We visit Stopica's cave, Gostiljski Vodopad and the open-air museum Sirogojno. After visiting and enjoying the nature of Zlatibor, we return to the accommodation. A joint dinner. Free time. Overnight.

Day 4 (30.10)

After a breakfast we leave villa Barović. We head towards Drvengrad and after that we go on a ride with the famous train called Šargan Eight which from you could see how beautiful Serbian nature can be, especially during the fall. We enjoy the natural beauties of Western Serbia and then we head back to Belgrade. Arrival to Belgrade in the evening so we can make it for the Opening Ceremony.




Pre Congress Tour includes:

  1. Complete organization and tour guides during the road
  2. Transport with high-speed tourist bus with air conditioning and audio equipment
  3. One night in the ethno village Sunčana reka where you have dinner on October 27th and the breakfast on October 28th
  4. Two overnights in Villa Barović where you have dinner on October 28th and 29th and breakfast on October 29th and 30th
  5. Tickets for Tršić, Gostiljske waterfalls, Stopica cave, Sirogojno, Drvengrad and the ride with the train Šargan Eight
  6. Lunch at the restaurant Vrelo on October 28th


The arrangement does not include:

  1. Individual travel expenses
  2. Food and drink not listed
  3. Travel health insurance


Šargan Eight train




Cottage on Drina



Banjska Stena


Stopica Cave


Ethno Village Sunčana reka - rooms



Vrelo Restaurant