Mini-bus tour specialist Balkan Road Trip has a number of exclusive festival packages on offer this summer, including the quirky Mostar Bridge Diving Festival; Ultra Europe, the hottest electronic music festival for 2013; and the cultural Sarajevo Film Festival. See below for more info on each of the festivals and Balkan Road Trip’s offerings.
Mostar Bridge Diving Festival – Bosnia and Herzegovina
Experience one of the most bizarre festivals in Europe with Balkan Road Trip (www.balkanroadtrip.com / 0845 257 8289) and witness death-defying dives from Mostar Bridge during the day, then dance the night away in one of the city’s clubs. Departing from Dubrovnik on 27 July 2013, Balkan Road Trip offers a five-day Mostar Bridge Diving Festival tour from £299 per person.
NEW Ultra Europe Festival – Croatia
Balkan Road Trip (www.balkanroadtrip.com / 0845 257 8289) is offering a brand new festival tour from Slovenia to Croatia that takes in one of the hottest festivals this summer, Ultra Europe. Starting in unspoilt and stunning Slovenia on 10 July, the three-day trip gives travellers the chance to explore Bled, the Plitvice Lakes and Krka National Park before hitting Split for Ultra Europe. Tipped to be Europe’s premier electronic music festival and taking place between 12 – 14 July in Croatia, the festival has two locations – the first two nights are spent in Split and its grand finale taking place on Hvar Island for the third night. Prices start from £199 per person.
Sarajevo Film Festival – Bosnia and Herzegovina
With amazing films during the day (cinema tickets start at 1 euro!), fantastic parties at night and A-list attendees such as Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Kevin Spacey, Morgan Freeman and Bono in recent years, the Sarajevo Film Festival (16 – 24 August) has become the biggest festival of its kind in the Balkans. Book Balkan Road Trip’s (www.balkanroadtrip.com / 0845 257 8289) seven-day Bosnia Adventure for 17 August departure from Dubrovnik and be in Sarajevo in the midst of the festival. Prices start from £399 per person.
All above prices include accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis as well as a local guide and transport by mini-bus. The prices exclude international flights and festival tickets. However, Ultra Europe tickets are available at an exclusive price for Balkan Road Trippers.