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The Bohemian Trek

Trip Type: Backpacker Tour
Tour Cost: $799US+ (students $769+)
Departs from: Split
Duration: 7 days

Tags: $500-$1000 Tours, 4-7 days, Austria/Switzerland Tours, Eastern Europe Tours, Eastern Trekker, Small Group Tour

This tour captures Croatia’s coastal scenery in full glory, vibrant island lifestyles and the beach parties that are now famous throughout Europe’s beautiful party-goers. The drive to Slovenia and the sophistication of Ljubljana with its castle and trendy corso’s, followed by magnificent Bled with its abundance of adventure activities, sky diving or the Emerald river day trip will definitely make an impression. To finish, the tour turns to the historical landmarks of Salzburg and Prague in what is a truly special 7 day 6 night adventure.

Day: 1 | Location: Split - Pag

We depart Split for the short drive to the island paradise of Pag. After check in it’s off to the beach and the crystal clear island waters. At sunset we indulge in some local wine and cheese before heading to dinner and the succulent Pag roast lamb. The evening beach parties are huge here on Pag, so party the night away at Zirce beach. 

Day: 2 | Location: Pag - Ljubljana - Bled

One of Europe’s most magnifi cent drives, from the Croatian coast to the Alps.  We’ll stop and enjoy Ljubljana then on to Bled.  Stretch the legs with a row out to the church perched on an island and ring the bell for luck.

Day: 3 | Location: Bled

Stock up on a hearty breakfast as this day is dedicated to nature and the cool activities in the magnifi cent Slovenian Alps. We recommend the Emerald River day trip where you’ll will swim, raft, canyon and adventure your way through waterfalls, mountains and searing peaks, before an evening BBQ with new found friends.

Day: 4 | Location: Bled – Salzburg

After a late breakfast get ready for a alpine festival! Sheer touring pleasure with Alps, castles and great music en route before arriving in the world heritage city of Salzburg and a visit to the Monastery of Beer

Day: 5 | Location: Salzburg - Cesky Krumlov

A short drive into Bohemia and Cesky Krumlov an absolute jewel, enjoy a walk around the town visit the castle or get a bit adventurous and lilo the Vlatva river. Overnight in the old town.

Day: 6 | Location: Cesky Krumlov – Prague

The last day takes us to the Bohemian capital Prague We arrive mid morning so that you can enjoy the sights of Prague. Your guide will orientate you and ensure the last night is a festival of memories.

Day: 7 | Location: Prague

Tour finishes after breakfast.

This tour departs May 12 and 26 AND every Saturday from June 9 to September 29, 2012

What's Included

  • 6 nights accommodation
  • 6 breakfasts
  • All transport and Guide
  • Wine and cheese tasting on Pag
  • Orientation walks of Ljubljana, Salzburg, Cesky Krumlov & Night walk of Prague

Tour Options

These activities are designed to enhance your trip experience, they locally operated, as our comrades know their city better than we. They do cost you extra, but you’re guaranteed of getting the best value for your money!

Emerald river day trip 
A full day 8am – 8pm of alpine immersion. Bled lies at the foot of the southern alps, it is startlingly beautiful so our day trip gets you amongst waterfalls, bridge jumping, mountain peaks, swimming, rafting amd all sorts of adventure. The pace of the trip allows everyone to partake, there is a lunch break, car rides, train trips its our big day out. 
55 Euro standard 88 Euro with Rafting option.

The Schnapps farm
A top night of fun and frivolity. This night gives you a close up look at how Schnapps is distilled, allows you to taste a wide variety of locally distilled Schnapps and Liqueurs as well as locally made cider and beer. There is a very hearty meal of ribs, roast potatoes, carrots, salads and tasty vegetarian options to fill even the hungriest passenger. This is top local interaction.
29 Euro

WHAT ARE WE ABOUT? We love the East! For 4 years now we have been developing our unique trips throughout Eastern Europe. Don’t get us wrong, we love the West too, it’s just that the East is where it is really happening – where you can genuinely get off the beaten track, discover amazing cities and experience genuine diversity.

OUR BACKYARD. Our tours are all about unlocking the secrets of places that you have only ever heard of – Slovenia, Hungary, Bosnia, Croatia, Serbia & Montenegro. We’ll unravel their histories and their cultures both past and present to bring Europe’s backyard closer to you than ever before.

BANG FOR YOUR BUCK. What’s more, Eastern Europe with its amazingly low prices, offers the budget traveller exceptional value for money. This means your money goes a lot further, so whether it is castles, mosques, churches... mountains, lakes or National Parks… or pubs, clubs, beer (and a little Vodka) you’re
into, here you’ll get more bang for your buck.

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Tour Highlights

  • Pag’s sunset beach parties
  • Exploring Ljubljana
  • Adrenalin packed Emerald River day trip in Bled
  • Salzburg’s old city and Monastery of Beer
  • The party at the Schnapps farmer - Salzburg
  • Listening to top music whilst driving the Croatian coastline
  • Bohemian Cesky Krumlov
  • Slovenia to Austria scenic drive
  • Prague
  • Succulent locally cooked roast lamb in Pag
  • Jani - the Prince of Bled 
  • Lake Bled and its island church

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