Social and Cultural Tour (August 19, 2016)
08:30: Departure from the hotel
09:00: Panoramic city tour
09:30: Arrival to downtown and we start with Belgrade city tour. During the tour we will see Kalemegdan Park, Belgrade Fortress, Ancient city of Singidunum, Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, Saint Sava Cathedral, Republic Square, Parliament, National Theater, National Museum, Hotel Moskva, the National Assembly, the Monument to Nikola Tesla, and more.
12:00: Lunch in Restaurant Dukat
13:00: Departure for Karlofca and Novi Sad tours. Visit Vojvodina autonomous region, a diverse area with mixed populations, cultures, religions. City tour of Novi Sad, the region’s capital, with a walk in the town center and a visit to Petrovaradin Fortress, dubbed “The Gibraltar of the Danube”. Also short stop in Sremski Karlovci, a nice Baroque town on the Danube shores where the Karlowitz Peace treaty was signed at the end of the 17th century. More importantly, visit two of the famous monasteries of Fruska Gora Mountain – Krusedol and Grgeteg (both from the 16th century).
19:00: Dinner in Novi Sad
20:00: Departure to Belgrade
21:00: Arrival to Hotel
About Belgrade and Novi Sad
Belgrade is the capital and largest city of Serbia. It is located at the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers, where the Pannonian Plain meets the Balkans. Its name translates to White city. The city has a population of 1.23 million, while over 1.65 million people live in its metro area (which encompass administrative limits of City of Belgrade)
Novi Sad is the second largest city in Serbia, the administrative seat of the province of Vojvodina and of the South Bačka District. It is located in the southern part of Pannonian Plain, on the border of the Bačka and Srem regions, on the banks of the Danube River, facing the northern slopes of Fruška Gora Mountain.
Extra excursion to BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA
There will be an extra excursion to BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA on August 20-22, 2015, after the program of the conference will come to the conclusion. Details can be found in link.