Set in Eastern and South Eastern Europe the Balkans is the highlight of the region. The natural beauty and cultural heritage here, hold home to Europe’s most amazing sites.
With an emphasis on Authentic holiday experiences, Direct Traveller present to you a focus of history, culture, natural wonders and amazing hospitality in our selected Balkan locations.
The Balkans deliver contrasts of new and historic bygones and traditionalism. You will feel the Folklore emphasis as a real part of local people’s lives, and be captivated by the natural beauty of the region.
Albania holds more rich history from the Ottomans with an Ottoman fort, Mosques and even a forbidden town where the communist leaders once lived to archaeological sites. Albania offers natural beauty with undeveloped beaches, mountains and beautiful scenery.
This land is well known for its past history during wartimes. It is now a place that people choose to holiday in. With its amazing mountains, rivers, dramatic scenery and a mixed cultural heritage with many historic influences, you will enjoy a diverse and naturally inspiring destination full of beauty, culture and history.
Often associated with great value for beach holidays, there is a different part to Bulgaria with a more authentic side you should discover. Bulgaria offers a range of experiences from beaches, mountain retreats, valleys, and traditional villages to cities such as Sofia with its rich historic heritage.
Croatia is a destination with rich history and stunning scenery, including its amazing islands and the Pearl of the Adriatic - Dubrovnik. Croatia has become a holiday destination of choice. Click the following link to read more about Croatia holidays.
The beauty of Macedonia comes from its rich heritage it has held until today, from the Ottomans to that of the Orthodox Church. This is especially apparent in Skopje with its fortress, Turkish Bazaar, and the Church of the Holy Saviour. The amazing UNESCO heritage site Ohrid has an attractive lake, and is also known as the Macedonian Jerusalem, Ohrid holds a huge amount of Churches. Macedonia offers a contrast of new and old with traditional brick homes and village experiences, lakes and rivers.
Montenegro offers stunning beauty, with its dramatic mountain backdrops, beautiful beaches, amazing scenery it offers a true Paradise for any holidaymaker. Montenegro is home to national parks and also the Deepest Fjord in Europe. The scenery doesn’t stop there; when you visit Budva and Herceg Novi you can enjoy narrow streets, squares and a rich cultural heritage.
Serbia offers a range of experiences including the historic sites and fine architecture of Sarajevo a decorative city, to Belgrade with its empowering fortress and Bohemian architecture. Going further out to the local villages, the tremendous mountain, spectacles are diverse and offer a rich element of cultural heritage.
Where is the best place to holiday in the Balkans, or want to find a beach holiday, tour or just flights to one of the many Balkan holiday destinations? Direct Traveller has a team of travel experts to the Balkans. We are able to help with any aspect of your holiday to the Balkans.
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