Water activity

From Belgrade: Golubac Fortress and 1h Speed Boat Ride

4.7 / 5

13 reviews

Activity provider: Serbia Excursions

From Belgrade: Golubac Fortress and 1h Speed Boat Ride

Activity provider: Serbia Excursions
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From US$ 70.24 per person

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Join this full-day historical tour and learn about medieval Serbia. Enjoy 1 hour speed boat ride on the Danube widest point along with entrance to Iron Gates and see the fortress from Danube as well.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 10 - 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup from your Belgrade hotel at 8:00 AM
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about medieval Serbia at Golubac Fortress
  • See the Golubac Fortress from water
  • Find out about Serbian history and culture with your guide
  • Benefit from included pickup and drop-off in Belgrade
  • Enjoy 1 hour speed boat ride on Danube
Full description
Take a full-day guided tour to eastern Serbia and discover the most interesting historical attractions of this region along the Danube River. Enjoy pickup and drop-off in Belgrade. After pickup in Belgrade, begin your historical adventure by heading to the Golubac Fortress, located at the entrance to the Iron Gate, the longest gorge in Europe and the widest flow of the Danube. Upon arrival, admire the impressive fortress, which was the among top 3 location choices for the filming of the "Game of Thrones" series. Explore Golubac's visitor center, palace, and towers. Walk along the Danube and enjoy beautiful views. After Golubac fortress, short drive to Golubac town, where our speed boat departs. Speedboat is going around the fortress and on Danube's widest point along with entrance to Iron Gates. After speed boat ride, free time for lunch in local restaurant in Golubac town.
Includes
  • Full-day tour
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Food and drinks
  • Golubac Fortress entry - 600 Rsd per person (5.5 Eur per person)
  • 1h speed boat ride - 25 Eur per person
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • If you book the shared group option and you are the only person on the tour, a supplement of 75% will be applied
  • The tour won't be canceled, if you are the only person on the tour, a supplement of 75% will be applied
  • You will be informed before the trip if you are the only guest on the tour, and you will be offered a choice between:
  • - canceling the tour with no fees applied
  • - paying the supplement of 75% of the price
  • - joining a date for which we already have a small group
  • In case that weather conditions are not suitable for speed boat ride, visit to Lepenski vir archelogical site will be organized (Lepenski vir entrance ticket - 500 Rsd, approximate 4.5 Eur). Speed boat is operating from June till October.
  • Pick up is available from accommodations up to 5km from Republic Square. If your hotel is further we will inform you a day before the tour if pick up will be available from your accommodation or from scheduled meeting point.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 13 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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We absolutely loved this tour. A lot of history for one day trip. You get the impression that the time does not exist. At certain point you don't know anymore who was here first:mammoths, lepenski vir civilisation,Serbs,Romans,Othomans etc. One thing is certain though, as our kind and very knowledgeable tour guide Milan said, we are the only ones that stayed and continue to exist in this malting pot of civilisations.

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August 1, 2021

Great tour with an awesome guide

The tour was fantastic, and we were exposed to a lot of Serbian history and culture. Our guide, Nemanja, was amazing; super friendly and very knowledgeable. We talked almost non-stop about everything related to Serbia, and he answered all our questions ranging from history to best bars in Belgrade! I highly recommend the tour and this guide!

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August 7, 2019

The tour is very interesting and well organized, all three of the proposed sites are worth visiting, especially the Golubac fortress. Our guide, Miroslav, was simply perfect. Kind, nice, he has not lost an opportunity to tell us anecdotes (in impeccable English) and give us information and interesting news. He was very punctual, he satisfied our every request, and he decidedly enriched the tour itself. Highly recommended.

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August 5, 2019

Product ID: 157074