The capital city of Serbia is brimming with exciting sites and destinations for you to explore on your tour of southeastern Europe. A few of the city's many highlights include the Kalemegdan Fortress, the Serbian Orthodox Temple of St. Sava, the Marshal Josip Broz Tito mausoleum, and many others. For a more active way to experience this metropolitan city, enjoy a guided bike tour through Belgrade around Ada Ciganlija Island or sample the Serbian plum brandy and local snacks at the Quburich Distillery. Your Danube River cruise continues the next day past the legendary gorges known as the Iron Gates or with some more time exploring Novi Sad, Serbia and Vukovar, Croatia. Contact one of our Danube River cruise experts today to start planning your trip!
Highlights of Belgrade In the heart of Serbia, the capital city of Belgrade has been an important town as far back as the Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, Serbian and Austrian empires. Today, this history is well preserved in highlights like:
The Serbian Orthodox Temple of St. Sava
The Marshal Josip Broz Tito mausoleum
If you're looking for a more active way to explore Belgrade, consider biking around Ada Ciganlija Island on a guided tour.
To get a taste of the local flavor, head to the Quburich Distillery for a sample of snacks and their famous plum brandy.
After you've explored this ancient city, your next stop on your Danube River cruise will likely take you through the natural wonder known as the Iron Gates.