How To Spend Perfect 5 Days In Belgrade, Serbia

You are probably reading this article now because you would like to spend your next vacation here in Belgrade, right? We assume that so far, you have heard some crazy stories about nightlife in Belgrade and probably excellent food as “pljeskavica” or “burek” etc. This is only the beginning of the story. 

Belgrade has a rich tradition and historical significance. This has put Belgrade on the map of those who like to explore history, tradition, culture, and art. Of course, we must not omit that Belgrade is known for crazy parties and gourmet dishes. However, if you decide to visit Belgrade and charge your batteries with a shot of Eastern European vibes – this city will give you everything. 

In case you are wondering how to spend 5 perfect days in Belgrade, Serbia – here is your itinerary idea. 

Your arrival day – welcome to Belgrade 

The first step – hotel. We all love to sleep well like babies, so we have a hotel recommendation for you – Mama Shelter Hotel. This hotel is in the epicenter of everything, so it would be pretty convenient for you to move through the city. 

P.S. Check out the hotel’s terrace and a view – you will fall in love immediately! 

The second step – welcome cocktails. Every moment is the right moment for a cocktail! Therefore, we are taking you to the Boho Bar located at the impressive Kalemegdan fortress. 

The third step – grab some food with a view. Finish your first day in Belgrade with a nice dinner and a pairing wine on a rooftop at Podrum Wine Art. 

Your second day in Belgrade – get ready for some activities!

Kalemegdan Fortress and Underground Tour – enjoy a storytelling time about the rich history of the Kalemegdan fortress. It is really spacious, so prepare yourself with comfy shoes for long walks. 

Kayak Sunset tour around Sava river – if waking around Kalemegdan wasn’t enough for your daily dose of physical activity, this one will satisfy your ambitious fitness self. Kayaking in Belgrade is just fascinating as you will be crossing two rivers even! 

Dinner at Sakura restaurant – after so many calories burnt, it is a time for a nice dinner at Beton Hala at one of Belgrade’s best restaurants. 

Are you ready for your third day of exploring Belgrade?

Brunch at Miamiam Restaurant – definitely your third day should start with a breakfast of champions and a large coffee! We are starting this day in the old part of Belgrade. 

Nikola Tesla Museum – just a few minutes away from the restaurant, there is your next stop – Nikola Tesla museum. Your tour will be guided there. Prepare your questions and learn more about Tesla’s life and achievements. 

Temple of Saint Sava – again, close to the museum, your next station is Temple of Saint Sava. Make sure to visit its underground as well. It is awe-inspiring! 

Dinner at Homa Restaurant – of course, we want to spoil you here! Get ready for your fine-dining experience at cozy Homa Restaurant. 

Field trip day! 

Avala Tower – we warmly recommend you to bring along some picnic stuff on this field trip. There are plenty of walking paths, nature and picnic spots. There is a restaurant at the top of the Avala Tower if you prefer not to eat on the grass. 

Kabinet brewery at Kosmaj – after Avala, you deserve some excellent cold beers. Visit Kabinet Brewery and its unique place with a gorgeous view. 

Farwell day – say goodbye to Belgrade! 

Swim at Ada Ciganlija – bring your swimsuits because you will need those. Swim at Ada as all Belgradians do. 

Lunch at Ada Safari – after some activity, you would want to eat something, right? We have found a hidden gem for you – Ada Safari.

Lafayette Cabaret Party – everyone says that Belgrade has the craziest nightlife. Visit Lafayette and witness the magic.