Belgrade: 2.5-Hour Underground Tour with Local Wine
- Small group
- Skip the line
- Duration: 2.5 hours
The underground tells the legend of Belgrade from the Roman, Austrian, Turkish and Serbian periods. Every one of these periods carries authentic charm. The first stop on the tour is the Roman hall, which contains the foundation of the main gate of the Roman fortress from the 2nd century. Next, visit the Roman well and army bunker from the Informbiro period. Learn about the spy secrets and President Tito’s political games between great forces after the World War II. The route continues to a big gunpowder warehouse, here the walls tell stories about the defense of Christian Europe from the Turkish Empire. This warehouse is now a Roman exhibit that keeps sarcophagus, tombs and altars from Serbia. The final point on the tour is a wine cellar where you can sample some wine. Visits to these sights portray stories about the unusual history of Belgrade including various human destinies and lege...
The guide was extremely helpful and showed good knowledge about the history and the city, very enthusiastic and in the end of the tour we had a nice glass of typical wine, I recommend this tour if you want to know more about the history of Belgrade.
Take a full-day tour of Belgrade and enjoy its sights, learn about its history and see the main attractions. The tour is led by professional English speaking tour guide. St. Sava Temple, the largest Orthodox temple in the Balkans. Built on the Vracar plateau, on the location where remains of Saint Sava, the founder of the Serbian Orthodox Church were burned in 1594 by Ottomans, the church is so big that it can receive more than 10,000 people. Explore the Nikola Tesla museum and learn about inventions of this great scientist. Stroll around Zemun waterfront and climball the way on Gardos tower with amazing view. Finally visit spectacular Kalemegdan fortress and learn about Belgrades turbulent past and why it was destroyed 44 times in its history. To finish the tour we will visit Kosancicev venac, Saborna church and Belgrade's oldes tavern, Question mark.
The tour begins with pickup from Nikola Tesla Airport and heads into the New Belgrade area of the city. The area is the main business and residential district of the city, and was developed during Tito’s era, when the country was still named Yugoslavia. Tour around the main sights of the district, learning about the history and culture of the city along the way. Continue the tour to the Museum of Yugoslavia to get a deeper understanding of the country’s turbulent history. Visit Saint Sava Temple next, the second largest orthodox church in Europe, then pass by Tasmajdan Park, the National Assembly of Republic of Serbia, the Old and New Palace, and Terazije Square. Arrive at Republic Square, considered to be the heart of the city, and see the National Theater, National Museum, and the monument dedicated to one of the greatest Serbian rulers, Prince Mihailo Obrenovic. From here, embark on...
Explore some of the finest museums of Belgrade on a guided tour. Visit the Historical Museum of Serbia, and learn about the history of Serbia from prehistory up to the present. Proceed to the National Museum of Serbia, the oldest and the largest museum in Serbia. Established in 1844, the museum hosts over 400,000 items, including a rare gold sarcophagus and mummy from ancient Egypt. Visit the Military Museum and let your guide walk you through the military history of Serbia. Explore the Museum of Science and Technology and the Nikola Tesla Museum, where you'll listen to some exciting stories about Nikola Tesla and his inventions.
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Belgrade Underground Tour Upon arrival we were welcomed by our tour guide Jelena Pauljev in a very friendly demanour which made a lovely first impression and fantastic start. Jelena took us around Kalemegdan Fortress and it's underground, showing us a great understanding and knowledge about culture and history of Belgrade from many different periods, making it educative and interesting in the same time. At the end of the tour we got to visit the old wine cellar that offers good local wine and an opportunity to sum up all impressions. Jelena has been wonderful guide, very patient, attentive to details, flexible and accommodating
Great tour - Jelena led the tour very nicely and made it a great experience. She had interesting and entertaining stories to tell. We did the tour in English => Jelena was easy to understand :) Thank you very much, Greetings Sascha
We recommend this activity which allows - thanks to the very good explanations of the guide (in French) - to understand the complex history of Belgrade. A very good time and surprising discoveries !!!
Tamara perfect guide. Very friendly and competent guide, showed us through the Kalemegdan with their knowledge. We recommend!
We had a very nice guide. He was knowledgeable and friendly and happy to answer questions.