Private guided tour of the Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan - Belgrade Walking Tours

Private guided tour of the Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan

The iconic symbol has a bit of amusing history of its own. Less cheerful and more sumptuous was the victory it stands for.

If you are looking for adventure, secret places and stories and want to have 2000 years of history right under your feet, this private guided tour of Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan is the best experience.

Start with  traces of ancient Roman fortification below ground. Hear how it led to a string of events that made Belgrade the city destroyed more times than any other in history.

With a private guided tour of the Belgrade Fortress you will relive the story of the epic past. Find yourself in the centre of amazing stories of love and hate, conquerors and defenders, heroes and traitors.  Make them your own forever.

Belgrade Fortress with a View private guided tour will give you a memory to cherish and stories to tell to your children, grandchildren and friends. You will be sharing the experience with excitement.

Where does the private guided tour of Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan take me?

You will begin the adventure by diving straight into the hypnotizing history of the Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan, from the location of the original gate of the ancient Roman castrum.

Roman sarcophagi

Every step that you make, from this point on, will take you past the gates and walls, dungeons and towers. Every sight is a monument and memory of war and peace, life and death, rise and fall of empires and people that left their mark in time.

This private guided tour of Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan will tell give you a mesmerizing story of intriguing battles and sieges of Belgrade Fortress and tragic and glorious lives of European noblemen and Ottoman sultans.

You will feel the East and the West clashing furiously, trying to push the borders and prevail in the Balkans.

Mystery and well kept underground secrets

On your journey you will visit mysterious underground of the Belgrade fortress and hear horror stories from its past. Moving to more recent past, be prepared to see one of the best kept secrets of Yugoslav army from the Cold War era.

Discover the secrets of Kalemegdan fortress by entering dark places that are kept deep under, away from the sight of just any random tourist. Visit the chambers accompanied by a guide who will provide the right balance of historical intrigue, thrill and comfort.

Brace yourselves for chills down your spine. When visiting Belgrade Fortress, famous director Alfred Hitchcock found one of its underground chambers very inspiring. Now you will find this kind of inspiration.

You may want to throw a coin into the well inside and wait in suspense until you hear it hit the deep bottom. The guide will tell you the stories of vicious events taking place in this space of misfortunate destiny yet beautiful architecture.

Do not be afraid these places are gloomy, smelly and slippery, as they are not. You will not get hurt. Just excited.

Breathtaking views and dramatic sunset on Belgrade Fortress and Kalemegdan

Sun sets on New Belgrade – View from Kalemegdan Fortress

The panorama view from Kalemegdan will take your breath away. You will stand at the plateau where the iconic Victor monument, one of the symbols of Belgrade, stands tall and proud. This is a unique opportunity to grasp the border between Europe and the Balkans. Bet you will want to make more than just a few photos.

For the romantics we recommend scheduling the tour around sunset. Sunset in Belgrade is around 4.30 pm in February and March,  around 6 pm in April and May and after 7 pm in summer.

Please note

Level of physical activity: Light-medium, walking and standing, some going up and down stairs.

Children and teenagers: Friendly.

Entry tickets: included

Meeting point and time: The exact meeting point and time is agreed with you after booking.

Book Now