Enjoy lush landscapes, pastures, meadows, hills, and the alluring play of wild horses at sunset! Discover the beauty of mountain rivers and clear streams that suddenly transform into untamed waterfalls often above 60 meters high. Climb a smaller peak, or go down a cave, simply for the joy of it. The braver can rappel down a cliff, and the bravest down a river canyon. Meet wild, pristine, exceptional nature. Yes, meet Balkan, the mountain that gave its name to the Balkan peninsula. Welcome to the Balkan mountains, a unique National Park!

Tour plan:

Departure from Niš in front of the hotel at 08:00 a.m. We travel along the single carriageway through the Sićevo Gorge to Pirot, and farther into the very heart of Balkan mountain. Traveling through the majestic villages of Balkan, we arrive at the village of Topli Do, an authentic Balkan’s village. We start our hiking route to the waterfalls belonging to this part of Balkan mountain. On the route, we’ll see the Down Piljski Falls and Bukovički Do Falls, with lunch break in natural surroundings. We return by the same trail to Topli Do. The route, 8 km long in total, requires easy fitness level. On return, we visit St. George monastery near the village of Temska, built in 14th century, in a picturesque valley of the Temštica mountain river. After visiting the monastery, we return to Niš. We arrive in Niš in the evening. The program ends.

Details:

  • Transportation
  • Guiding service
  • Travel organization expenses
  • Food
  • Individual expenses

Sneakers or climbing shoes, a few pairs of socks, T-shirts, a hooded waterproof parka, sweatshirt, spare pants, sunglasses, a cap, suntan cream. It’s also recommended to take candy bars, nibbles, refreshing beverages and water. Put everything into a small backpack.

This program is based on at least 2 applied people. If there occurs a change on the monetary market, commodity market and services, if there are not enough travelers, the organizer retains the right to correct the price, change or cancel the program at least 3 days before the beginning of the program.

According to the Serbian Law on Tourism (Article 79), for one-day excursions (trips shorter than 24 hours), protection is not provided in terms of travel guarantee.

The organizer of the trip is travel agency Nature Travel Office, licence number OTP 19/2023 issued by the Business Register Agency as of March 10, 2023. Nature Travel Office is insured by an insurance policy against responsibility for travel agencies in case of insolvency and liability in case of damage to the traveller, number 30000040045, by the insurer MILENIJUM OSIGURANJE ADO Belgrade. The policy is valid from February 13, 2024 to February 13, 2025. In this program, travel agency Nature Travel Office applies their general terms and conditions of traveling, which are included in signing up for the trip.