Day trip

From Belgrade: Sargan 8 Railway and Wooden City 1 Day Tour

4.3 / 5

7 reviews

From Belgrade: Sargan 8 Railway and Wooden City 1 Day Tour

Activity provider: MONTENEGRO ESCAPS TOURS

From US$ 168.30 per person

Enjoy this day trip from Belgrade to explore some of the fascinating sights of Western Serbia. See the House on the Drina River, ride the Sargan 8 Railway, and see the Wooden City all in one convenient day tour.

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Duration 12 hours
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Driver
English, English
Pickup included
Please wait by the road outside your hotel.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Take a photo with The House on the Drina
  • Stop at several viewpoints to see fabulous views over Mokra Gora
  • Take a 2.5-hour train ride and enjoy the wonderful scenery along the way
  • If the group is more than two people we can organize the trip.
Full description

This tour starts with pickup from your accommodation and then heads toward Western Serbia. After a 2.5-hour ride, you’ll reach “The House on the Drina,” an isolated house made of logs on a river stone. Then, depart on the famous Sargan 8 scenic train. During your ride, pass and stop at several viewpoints, where you can see fabulous views over Mokra Gora.   After an almost 2.5-hour ride, return to the station and continue your journey to the nearby Mećavnik, or Drvengrad (Wooden City). The famous director Emir Kusturica, a two-time Palme D'Or award winner at the Cannes Film Festival, built it during the shooting of his film, Life is a Miracle. After a meal, head back to Belgrade, arriving in the late afternoon.

Sargan 8 scenic train only operates from April 1st to October 31st each year, you'll not be able to take the train at other times. Instead, you'll be taken on a tour of Rača Monastery, the oldest in the Tara Mountains, and learn about the ancient history of the area while admiring the scenery along the way.

Includes
  • Pickup service for travelers
  • Parking fees
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Admission tickets
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Sargan 8 scenic train only operates from April 1st to October 31st each year
  • This experience requires a minimum number of 2 participants
  • You'll receive a confirmation at the time of booking
  • Infants must sit on adult's laps
  • Baby seats can be provided upon request
  • Travelers should be moderately fit
  • This is a private tour; only your group can participate
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 7 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5

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The trip was great and the guide/driver was super great! I had a very nice day. The guide was very passionate about explaining everything. I was the only person on the tour, but the guide explained everything very nicely and took a lot of my pictures. Thank you Llir for showing me around.

September 15, 2020

We had a great day with Miloš who was a very friendly and knowledgeable guide! He made us discover the country and was always very attentive to our comfort. Thanks again !!

December 22, 2021

December 4, 2021

Product ID: 348631