Journey through the distinctive cultures of Balkan countries

Bazaars and shops line the cobblestone streets of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
(Mir Corp.)

Experience seven ethnically, politically and religiously varied Balkan countries on a 16-day journey that begins in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, and ends in Skopje, the capital of Macedonia.

Highlights of the Mir Corp. tour include the Ottoman frontier town of Mostar (Bosnia-Herzegovina); Dubrovnik, on the Dalmatian coast (Croatia); the old Mediterranean port of Kotor and the walled Roman city of Budva (Montenegro); the ancient ruins of Durres and Apollonia (Albania); and Skopje, birthplace of Mother Teresa.

Group size limited to 16.

Dates: Sept. 13-28


Price: From $7,695 per person, double occupancy. Includes accommodations, most meals, English-speaking tour manager and local guides, ground transportation and gratuities. International airfare not included.

Info: Mir Corp., (800) 424-7289

Twitter: @latimestravel


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