IMPERIAL CITIES OF SOUTHERN SERBIA - NAISSUS AND IUSTINIANA PRIMA
- TWO DAY PROGRAM -
The program is an informative flyer, exact departure date will be agreed with the grou
Day 1. Nis
Departure from the parking lot near the home of handball (or by appointment) in 09:00h. accompanied by a local guide. Visiting Monument Scull Tower (unique monument in the world is 5 meters tall and it has inbuilt 952 human heads, raised by the Turks in 1813, after the defeat of the Serbian rebels led by Stevan Sinđelića on Cegar, on May 31, 1809.) Continuation of the journey to Niska Banja. Only 7 km southeast of Nis, on the international road to Sofia - 250 m above sea level - there is one of the oldest spa towns in Serbia - Niska Banja. Springs of this spa provide water that is characterized by a variety of chemical compositions and are among the most radioactive in the country and Europe. Hour and a half retention for a tour, then proceed to the ancient site - the royal residence of Emperor Constantine - Mediane raised at the beginning of the fourth century. Sightseeing mosaics and villas.Continuation of the journey to the city of Nis. Visiting the Fortress of Nis. Turkish fortress was built on the ruins of the ancient and medieval fortifications. Present ramparts of the fortress are built from February 1719 to June 1723 and present remains one of the most beautiful and best preserved buildings of its kind in the Balkans. Free time for sightseeing and walking through the fortress and narrower urban core. Break for lunch. We suggest a visit to one of the restaurants with the famous specialties of Nis, in the only street that has preserved the oriental character of Nis - Tinkers Alley. One-hour break, and then go back to camp Red Cross, first Nazi concentration camp in Yugoslavia. Check-in hotel. Accommodation in a hotel. Overnight.
Day 2: Nis – City of Empress -Sijarinska spa
Breakfast. In 08:00h departure from the hotel for a trip to the site of the Empress City and Sijarinska Spa. Empress City (Iustinana Prima) lies on the gentle slopes that descend from the mountain Radan to Leskovac valley. It is assumed that Iustiniana Prima was built by the Byzantine Emperor Justinian I in the vicinity of his birth in the sixth century AD. City disappeared during the invasion of the Slavs in the seventh century. Emperor Justinian his city raised to the rank of archbishopric, with jurisdiction over the northern Illyricum which is right Thessaloniki confined to the southern parts of the province. Round tour and then continuation of journey to Sijarinska Spa. Sijarin Spa is located in the south of Serbia, at the foot of the mountain Goljak and on the banks of the river Jablanica, at an altitude of 520 m. It is surrounded by hills with dense oak and pine forest, which covers 52 km2, and is protected from winds and fog. Special attractions, unique in Europe, is a geyser of hot water, whose water volumn reaches a height of 8 feet, which erupts every 10 minutes. In addition to mineral water, healing factor and radioactive sulfur mud. Free time for sightseeing. Back to Nis. End of program activities.
From 10 to 20 people 90 €
From 21 to 30 persons 80 €
31 people and over 70 €
Transportation comfortable tour bus (A / C, audio, video)
Accommodation in a 3 * hotel on bed and breakfast basis
Tickets Tickets for the museum Skull Tower, the site of Mediana, a camp on the Red Cross and the site Iustiniana Prima
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Htl Tami Residence 3 *** is located 2.5 km from the city center. All rooms with shower, LCD TV, mini bar, internet, cable TV, hair dryer ...