From Belgrade: Full-Day Topola, Oplenac, & Avala Tower Tour
Take a full-day tour from Belgrade to Topola and the Oplenac complex to learn about the royal dynasty of Karadjordjevic and the establishment of modern state of Serbia. On the way to Topola, you'll visit Avala Tower to enjoy spectacular views of the city.
- Learn about the founder of the dynasty Karadjordje
- Explore the exhibitions dedicated to the royal family in King Peter's house
- See spectacular mosaics and frescoes in St. George's church
- Learn about royal wine, produced in this area
- Enjoy the spectacular panoramic views from Avala Tower
DescriptionTake a full-day tour from Belgrade and learn about Serbia in the 19th and 20th centuries while visiting Topola town and its Oplenac complex, dedicated to the royal family of Karadjordjevic. The complex consists of: Karadjordje's house (konak), king Peter's house, St. George's church and a royal wine cellar. The tour is led by professional English speaking tour guide. On the way to your main destination, visit Avala Mountain, which stands at 511 meters above sea level. Deciduous and pine forests with fresh mountain water make for an ideal picnic site. When you reach Avala's peak, you'll be welcomed by a symbol of Belgrade and its surroundings: Avala Tower. At 204.8 meters, this is the tallest building in the Balkans, and serves amazing panoramic views of the city and its surroundings. Karadjordje's house (konak) is a museum dedicated to the founder of this royal family. While walking through the konak you will learn about Karadjordje's role in The First Serbian Uprising against the Ottomans in 19th century. King Peter's house is an exhibition space with numerous objects of artistic and material value, dedicated to the Karadjordjevic family. You will learn about Serbian royalty and their lifestyle during 20th century. St. George's church is mausoleum of members of this royal family, known also for its spectacular mosaics and frescoes. The royal wine cellar contains wine produced at royal vineyards, which is well known for its quality among major European royal courts.
IncludesTransfer Full-day tour Services of English-speaking tour guide Entrance to Oplenac complex Entrance to Avala Tower Lunch Personal expenses Tips (optional)
- Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes
- Shoulders and knees must be covered while visiting the church
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