32 days in Serbia Itinerary

32 days in Serbia Itinerary

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32 days in Serbia Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly + Drive:  22 h 15 min
1
Novi Sad
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Subotica
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Zlatibor
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Novi Pazar
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
5
Nis
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Despotovac
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Donji Milanovac
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Belgrade
— 8 nights
Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: San Francisco

7
nights
Novi Sad

Novi Sad ©
The regional and cultural center of northern Serbia, the riverside city of Novi Sad occupies a strategically advantageous position between Belgrade and Budapest.
Explore Novi Sad's surroundings by going to Acumincum Winery (in Stari Slankamen), Krusedol Monastery (in Fruska Gora National Park) and Kikinda National Museum (in Kikinda). There's still lots to do: deepen your knowledge of military history at Petrovaradin Fortress, view the masterpieces at Dunavska Street, don't miss a visit to Svetozar Miletic Square, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Novi Sad sightseeing site .

San Francisco, USA to Novi Sad is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from San Francisco to Novi Sad due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Novi Sad, with highs around 85°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Subotica.

Things to do in Novi Sad

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Sremski Karlovci, Krusedol Monastery, Kikinda National Museum, Acumincum Winery
Highlights from your plan
Podrum Probus ©
Podrum Probus
Petrovaradin Fortress ©
Petrovaradin Fortress
Svetozar Miletic Square ©
Svetozar Miletic Square

3
nights
Subotica

Subotica ©
Subotica is a city and the administrative center of the North Bačka District in the autonomous province of Vojvodina, Serbia. Explore Subotica's surroundings by going to Sombor (Gallery Milan Konjovic, Zmaj Jovina Street, & more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Palic Lake, pause for some serene contemplation at Serbian Orthodox Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sinagoga, and do a tasting at Vinarija Zvonko Bogdan.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Subotica trip app .

Traveling by car from Novi Sad to Subotica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Subotica, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Zlatibor.

Things to do in Subotica

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Palic, Sombor
Highlights from your plan
Palic Lake ©
Palic Lake
Serbian Orthodox Church ©
Serbian Orthodox Church
City Hall (Gradska kuca) ©
City Hall (Gradska kuca)

3
nights
Zlatibor

Zlatibor ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Bajina Basta (Tourist Information Center Bajina Basta & Zaovine Lake), Nature Park Mokra Gora (in Mokra Gora) and Special Nature Reserve Uvac (in Nova Varos).

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Zlatibor trip builder app .

Getting from Subotica to Zlatibor by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Novi Pazar.

Things to do in Zlatibor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bajina Basta, Kremansko Prorocanstvo, Stari Grad (Old Town), Special Nature Reserve Uvac, Nature Park Mokra Gora
Highlights from your plan
Special Nature Reserve Uvac ©
Special Nature Reserve Uvac
Stopica Cave ©
Stopica Cave
Zaovine Lake ©
Zaovine Lake

1
night
Novi Pazar

Novi Pazar
Novi Pazar is a city located in the Raška District of western Serbia. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Manastir Crna Reka, make a trip to Altun Alem Mosque, then make a trip to Djurdjevi Stupovi Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Stari Ras and Sopocani, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Apostles Peter and Paul.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Novi Pazar trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Zlatibor to Novi Pazar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Nis.

Things to do in Novi Pazar

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Stari Ras and Sopocani
Stari Ras and Sopocani
Church of St. Apostles Peter and Paul ©
Manastir Crna Reka ©
Manastir Crna Reka

5
nights
Nis

Nis ©
Niš is the third largest city in Serbia and the administrative center of the Nišava District in southern Serbia. Explore Nis' surroundings by going to Lazarica (in Krusevac), Rtanj Mountain (in Boljevac) and Davolja Varos (in Prolom). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Nis Fortress, explore the ancient world of Skull Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Hram Svetog Pantelejmona, and contemplate the waterfront views at Zavojsko Lake.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Nis travel route planner.

You can drive from Novi Pazar to Nis in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of car and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Nis can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Despotovac.

Things to do in Nis

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pirot, Vinarija Jovic, Davolja Varos, Felix Romuliana in Gamzigrad, Rtanj Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Davolja Varos ©
Davolja Varos
Nis Fortress ©
Nis Fortress
Rtanj Mountain ©
Rtanj Mountain

2
nights
Despotovac

Despotovac ©
Despotovac is a town and municipality located in the Pomoravlje District of the central Serbia. On the 16th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Gornjak Monastery, then take in the dramatic scenery at Krupajsko Vrelo, then explore the fascinating underground world of Resavska Cave, and finally make a trip to Manasija Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Miniature Park, admire the striking features of Ravanica Monastery, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Vodopad Veliki Buk.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Despotovac tour planner .

You can drive from Nis to Despotovac in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Despotovac are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Donji Milanovac.

Things to do in Despotovac

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Ravanica Monastery, Gornjak Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Resavska Cave ©
Resavska Cave
Manasija Monastery ©
Manasija Monastery
Krupajsko Vrelo ©
Krupajsko Vrelo

1
night
Donji Milanovac

Donji Milanovac ©
Donji Milanovac is a town in eastern Serbia. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas and then explore the striking landscape of Djerdap National Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Donji Milanovac online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Despotovac to Donji Milanovac takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Belgrade.

Things to do in Donji Milanovac

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Djerdap National Park ©
Djerdap National Park

8
nights
Belgrade

Belgrade ©
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Step out of Belgrade with an excursion to Oplenac in Topola--about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Kalemegdan, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Belgrade Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Sava Temple (Hram Svetog Save), and take a stroll through Skadarlija.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Belgrade route planner.

You can drive from Donji Milanovac to Belgrade in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Belgrade

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Oplenac
Highlights from your plan
Kalemegdan ©
Kalemegdan
Room Escape Games
Skadarlija ©
Skadarlija

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