From Belgrade: Novi Sad, Petrovaradin Fortress secret tunnel

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Step aboard a fast train to Novi Sad on a guided half-day trip from Belgrade. Discover stunning churches, old town's charming buildings, and the Petrovaradin fortress with a secret abandoned tunnel


  • Fast train ride from Belgrade to Novi Sad in just 30 minutes
  • Explore Novi Sad's stunning architecture and cultural landmarks.
  • Visit the Petrovaradin Fortress and enjoy a breathtaking viewpoint.
  • Discover the hidden 'Through the Tunnel' (1883) beneath Petrovaradin Fortress


Experience the best of Novi Sad, the 'Serbian Athens', on this unforgettable day trip from Belgrade. Your guide will meet you at the Novi Sad train station (or pick you up for the private tour option) and take you on a comfortable, modern train ride to Novi Sad, which only takes 30 minutes. Upon arrival, embark on a walking tour of Novi Sad's magnificent streets, admiring its stunning architecture and learning about the city's rich history and culture. Start by passing the city Synagogue, a beautiful building that serves as a reminder of Novi Sad's Jewish heritage. From there, you'll head to the central square, Trg Slobode (Liberty Square), where you'll be awed by the grand Roman Catholic Church. This impressive building boasts stunning architecture and intricate details and is a true masterpiece of Novi Sad. Next, pass the Orthodox Bishop's Palace and continue on to Zmaj Jovina and Dunavska Street, which intersect with passages housing a multitude of shops, restaurants, craft shops, museums, and galleries. These streets make up the always-lively pedestrian zone of the central city core, where you can immerse yourself in the local culture and discover the best of what Novi Sad has to offer. You'll also visit the Serbian Orthodox Congregational Church of Saint George, another stunning example of the city's religious landmarks. After exploring the city center, you'll head to the Danube Park and make your way to the Petrovaradin Fortress, crossing the Danube over the famous bridge. Embark on an exhilarating journey through time as we explore the secret tunnel known as 'Through the Tunnel' (built in 1883) beneath the Petrovaradin Fortress. This abandoned passageway, with a length of 341 meters, once served as a route beneath the railway conducted over the historic Bridge of Franz Josef. Closed after WWII, this hidden gem holds a wealth of history waiting to be discovered The fortress is one of the most significant, preserved European fortifications, and is a symbol of the city's multiconfessional tradition and reliance on European culture. It also offers a great viewpoint from where you can enjoy breathtaking views of the city and the Danube River. Throughout the tour, your knowledgeable guide will provide fascinating insights into the history and culture of Novi Sad, making this a truly unforgettable experience. Don't miss the chance to discover the best of Novi Sad on this day trip from Belgrade!


Tour professional guide Pick-up (public transport)-only for the private tour option

Important Information

  • Please note that this tour includes climbing stairs to the Petrovaradin Fortress, which may be challenging for some individuals with mobility issues.

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