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Balkans Itinerary Part 2 - Extra Week

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I posted a rough Balkans Itinerary last month and got a lot of help from this forum! Thank you all again! I wasn't sure if I should continue posting from there just because there's a lot to scroll through, but we (2 females mid-20s - the other 2 have dropped out) have decided to add an extra week since this is a bit of a celebratory trip and that gave us a lot more extra time so we also decided to add back Montenegro and Skopje. I'm pretty satisfied with it, but I want to make sure it's realistic.

1 potential change: switching Belgrade and Skopje. We really wanted to end in Belgrade, but surprisingly we are getting better priced flights with decent itineraries into Ljubljana and out of Skopje. If we can't find anything better, we will just end in Skopje and go from Sarajevo -> Belgrade before.

For the budget - we are aiming for 50-60 CAD per day per person, not including any flights.

Some questions:
1) Is it a better idea to go straight from Dubrovnik to Budva (we can reach there around 12:45) and then do a day trip to the Bay of Kotor? This would be easier with our luggage left back at the hostel rather than having to leave it somewhere (not sure where).

2? Will we be too old to party in Hvar and Budva? Is it 18-22 year olds primarily? Or do they attract older crowds as well?

Flight July 31

1) Ljubljana 2 nights (1-2)
- Arrive afternoon
- on 2nd trip to Lake Bled via direct bus to Bled*
- on 3rd Predjama Castle and Postojna caves - leave onward to Trieste*

2) Trieste day trip 1 night (3)
- spend the 4th in Trieste before heading to Pula at 6:00 PM (reach 8:20 PM)

3) Pula 2 nights (4-5)
- 1 day in Pula/Brijuni

4) Zagreb 0 nights
- arrive 7:30 am in Zagreb via flight*
- explore Zagreb and transfer to Plitvice in evening

5) Plitvice 1 night (6)
- arrive in the evening on the 6th
- visit on the 7th*

6) Zadar 2 nights (7-8)
- arrive around 8 PMish
- 1 day in Zadar

7) Split 3 nights (9-11)**
- leave Zadar @ 12:00 PM, arrive at Split at 2:00 PM
- maybe day trip to Trogir on 11th

8) Hvar 1 night (12)**
- 1 night in Hvar at Carpe Diem (ferry from Split @ 10:30 - reaches ~12)

9) Dubrovnik 3 nights (13-15)
- arrive at 12 via ferry from Hvar (departs at 8:55 am)*
- evening + 2 full days

10) Budva 3 nights (16-18)
- Dubrovnik -> Bay of Kotor -> Budva 16th*
- Budva - 17th**
- Lovcen National Park if not exhausted on the 18th

11) Mostar 2 nights (19-20)
- direct transfer from Budva to Mostar via Kotor & Trebinje 8 am-12 pm on the 19th*
- (Day trip to Pocitelj on 20th if time)

12) Sarajevo 2 nights (21-22)
- bus to Sarajevo on 21st
- 1 full day in Sarajevo**

13) Skopje 3 nights (23-25)
- flight from Sarajevo to Skopje - non-direct 4:15pm-10:30 pm on 23rd
- 2 full days in Skopje

14) Belgrade 4 nights (26-29)
- flight from Skopje to Belgrade 3:00 PM - 4:10 PM
- 3 full days in Belgrade**

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