15 days in Serbia Itinerary

15 days in Serbia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Serbia tour itinerary planner

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Belgrade
— 3 nights
Drive
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Topola
— 1 night
Drive
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Zlatibor
— 2 nights
Drive
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Nis
— 2 nights
Drive
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Novi Sad
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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Subotica
— 2 nights
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Belgrade

— 3 nights
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Kalemegdan and St. Sava Temple. Next up on the itinerary: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, shop like a local with Knez Mihailova, brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum, and view the masterpieces at FAB Living by Una.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Belgrade online driving holiday planner.

Washington DC, USA to Belgrade is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Belgrade. In January, daily temperatures in Belgrade can reach 41°F, while at night they dip to 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Topola.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods
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Topola

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Winery Aleksandrovic and then contemplate the long history of Oplenac.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Topola trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Belgrade to Topola takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, daily temperatures in Topola can reach 40°F, while at night they dip to 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Zlatibor.

Things to do in Topola

Historic Sites · Wineries
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Zlatibor

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Stopica Cave and then examine the collection at Sirogojno. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Kremansko Prorocanstvo and then don't miss a visit to Mecavnik.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Zlatibor trip planning tool.

Getting from Topola to Zlatibor by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nis.

Things to do in Zlatibor

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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Nis

— 2 nights
Niš is the third largest city in Serbia and the administrative center of the Nišava District in southern Serbia. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Hram Svetog Pantelejmona, steep yourself in history at Nis Fortress, and then explore the ancient world of Skull Tower. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Mediana, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Hall, and then appreciate the history behind The Monument of Stevan Sremac and Kalca.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nis holiday planner.

You can drive from Zlatibor to Nis in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 41°F, and evening lows to 26°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Novi Sad.

Things to do in Nis

Historic Sites · Museums
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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sremski Karlovci and Spomen-zbirka Pavla Beljanskog. Next up on the itinerary: deepen your knowledge of military history at Petrovaradin Fortress, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Name of Mary Church, and don't miss a visit to Dunavska Street.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Novi Sad trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nis to Novi Sad takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Novi Sad can reach 41°F, while at night they dip to 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to take a shuttle to Subotica.

Things to do in Novi Sad

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trip

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Subotica

— 2 nights
Subotica is a city and the administrative center of the North Bačka District in the autonomous province of Vojvodina, Serbia. On the 14th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Ivan Saric Monument, then admire the striking features of City Hall (Gradska kuca), and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sinagoga.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Subotica tour planning site.

Traveling by shuttle from Novi Sad to Subotica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°F in January, and nighttime lows around 27°F. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Subotica

Historic Sites · Museums
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Serbia travel guide

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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.