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Balkan Explorer 2025: All-Inclusive Ultra-Lux Golden Eagle Rail Journey from Venice to Istanbul with Montenegro Tour
From HK$141,675 /person
Twin room
Starts in Venice. Ends in Istanbul

Balkan Explorer 2025: All-Inclusive Ultra-Lux Golden Eagle Rail Journey from Venice to Istanbul with Montenegro Tour

Operated by: Golden Eagle Luxury Trains
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Overview
12 days
13 places
8 countries
62 people max.
18+ yrs
moderate
Fully Guided Tour

Venice, Trieste, Postojna, Ljubljana, Sarajevo, Mostar, Belgrade, Podgorica Capital City, Montenegro...

From
HK$141,675 /person
Twin room

Discover a land where medieval magic meets Ottoman opulence. Mysterious caves chart the course of ancient waters. In the breathtaking Balkans, wonders await as you board the Golden Eagle Danube Express for a once-in-a-lifetime, ultra-luxurious rail journey. Evoke the Golden Age of European Rail as you wind your way from Venice to Istanbul aboard the pinnacle of on-the-track elegance – with private ensuites, countless classic touches and all-inclusive dining and drinks. Embrace Venice’s romantic floating streets, then delve into the subterranean curiosities of 24-kilometre-long Postojna Caves. Turn your eyes to the skies as you admire Istanbul’s towering Blue Mosque and ornate Hagia Sophia.

Whether you’re uncovering the uncut beauty of hidden-gem Montenegro or following the turbulent history told through Sarajevo’s diverse architecture, the Golden Eagle takes you where your days are filled with the Balkans’ best sights, and ensures your nights are spent in supreme comfort aboard your old-world hotel on the rails. There’s no question: this is Europe as you’ve never seen it.

Your journey takes you to: Venice, Italy – Trieste – Postojna, Slovenia – Ljubljana – Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina – Mostar – Belgrade, Serbia – Bar, Montenegro – Podgorica – Skopje, North Macedonia – Sofia, Belgrade – Plovdiv – Istanbul, Turkiye.

Superior Upgrade: Heighten the indulgence when you upgrade to a Superior Deluxe Cabin aboard the Danube Express, enjoying a luxurious UK king bed, additional daytime seating, a spacious double wardrobe and more space to breathe.

Early Bird Pricing: Book by 30 April 2024 to secure your unforgettable 2025 rail journey at the best price.

Overview
12 days
13 places
8 countries
62 people max.
18+ yrs
moderate
Fully Guided Tour

Venice, Trieste, Postojna, Ljubljana, Sarajevo, Mostar, Belgrade, Podgorica Capital City, Montenegro...

From
HK$141,675 /person
Twin room
24/7 Premium concierge service
Our team are available anytime, 24 hours, 7 days a week
3018 8509
Itinerary & map
What you'll see
Venice

Benvenuto in Italia! Your journey begins on arrival at Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE), where you’ll be greeted and transferred to your hotel in the heart of Venice. Check in at the sumptuous Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal, your home for the next two nights before joining your luxurious rail journey to the Balkans. Settle in ahead of a resplendent welcome dinner set for 7pm, where you’ll meet your fellow travellers and enjoy a delectable taste of Venice’s world-renowned culinary scene.

Inclusions
Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal (Golden Leaf Superior Room) or similar
Dinner
Highlights & inclusions
The following are included in your tour package:
Dates & pricing
Things to know
From HK$141,675 /person
Twin room