10 days in Serbia Itinerary

10 days in Serbia Itinerary

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Drive to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Fly to Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport, Drive to Novi Sad
Novi Sad
— 3 nights
— 5 nights


Novi Sad

— 3 nights

Serbian Athens

The regional and cultural center of northern Serbia, the riverside city of Novi Sad occupies a strategically advantageous position between Belgrade and Budapest.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sremski Karlovci and Modern Art Gallery Likovni Susret. Attractions like Room Escape Games and Svetozar Miletic Square make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Palic (Palic Lake & Palic Zoo). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Strand, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Name of Mary Church, see the interesting displays at The Gallery of Matica srpska, and make a splash at AquaPark Petroland.

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Washington DC, USA to Novi Sad is an approximately 17-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In January, daytime highs in Novi Sad are 41°F, while nighttime lows are 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a shuttle to Belgrade.

Things to do in Novi Sad

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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— 5 nights
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museum of Illusions and Military Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Saint Petka's Chapel and Kalemegdan. And it doesn't end there: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, contemplate the long history of Residence of Princess Ljubica (Konak Kneginje Ljubice, admire the masterpieces at Zepter Museum , Belgrade, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ružica.

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Take a shuttle from Novi Sad to Belgrade in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Belgrade, expect temperatures between 41°F during the day and 28°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums
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Serbia travel guide

Historic Sites · Room Escape Games · Churches
A country of wild landscapes and wilder nights, Serbia is renowned for its diversity and hospitality. It's a land of rich history with an abundance of monuments dating back to prehistory, ancient times, and the Middle Ages. Some of the country's most famous attractions are the medieval monasteries, many of which are still active and open to visitors. Major cities like Belgrade, Novi Sad, and Niš, are bustling hubs where you can immerse yourself in the arts, cafe culture, and all-night partying. Take a trip into the countryside crisscrossed with rivers and explore the lush plains, untouched forests, clear lakes, and rugged mountains. Welcoming villages offer an abundance of hospitality, and numerous spa resorts give you the opportunity to relax and rejuvenate in a tranquil atmosphere. Serbian cuisine is very diverse, so whichever region you visit, make sure to try some of the local specialties.