Description

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Discover medieval walls of Dubrovnik, delve into its resonant cultural heritage, and savor the flavors of the Mediterranean tasting the area’s food and wine
  • Embark on a private city tour of Split, and shop its open-air markets with Croatian treasures
  • Marvel at the lower terraced lakes and forest areas of Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • Tour the subterranean caves in Postojna and ascend the imposing Bled Castle
  • Venture along to explore the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana


Itinerary

Day 1 - SAT I DUBROVNIK

Arrive in Croatia's Dubrovnik and transfer to your hotel. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure before you gather with your Tour Director and fellow travelers for a Welcome Dinner. (D)

Day 2 - SUN I DUBROVNIK

On a morning walking tour of Old Dubrovnik, known as one of the world's best preserved medieval towns, visit the Rector's Palace, and see the Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column, Sponza Palace, the Dominican Monastery, and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy, one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is yours to discover Dubrovnik at your own pace. (B)

Day 3 - MON I DUBROVNIK I SPLIT

Travel north along the spectacular Adriatic coast, past old fishing villages and new resorts, to the city of Split. Enjoy a sightseeing tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Then see the remnants of Split's Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. (B,D)

Day 4 - TUE I SPLIT I TROGIRI PLITVICE LAKES

After breakfast, head to Trogir, the center of artistic activities. Scholars from around the world gather here to study and paint. Then, turn inland and travel to spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park. Have your camera ready as you take a walking tour around several of the lower lakes. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder of 16 terraced lakes surrounded by thickly wooded mountains and lush vegetation. (B,D)

Day 5 - WEDI PLITVICE LAKES I OPATIJA I POSTOJNA I BLED

Return to the coast and travel along the beautiful bay of Kvarner to its popular resort, Opatija. After some free time, journey north to Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour this fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterward, continue to Bled, beautifully set in the Julian Alps. (B,D)

Day 6 - THU I BLED

An Alpine lake surrounded by high peaks, Bled was “discovered” by travelers in the middle of the 19th century. Since then, a small town of hotels, villas, and restaurants has developed around the lake, turning Bled into a lively, all-seasons resort. A sightseeing tour features the charming town and the lakeshore, and visits imposing Bled Castle, perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is at leisure. Consider joining in an optional excursion to visit the small island in the middle of the lake, take time to browse through the shops and boutiques, or simply relax and enjoy the enchanting scenery. (B)

Day 7 - FRI I BLED I LJUBLJANA I ZAGREB

Leave the mountains and head to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. See the most significant sights of the old city center on a walking tour. Highlights include the picturesque open-air Central Market, the Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall, and Robba's Fountain. Then, continue to Zagreb, Croatia’s capital city. (B,D)

Day 8 - SAT I ZAGREB

This morning, enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town, St. Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, Parliament and Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the winding streets of the old town or take an optional excursion to see the countryside. (B)

Day 9 - SUN I ZAGREB TO USA (OR EXTEND YOUR STAY)

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight. (B)

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Includes

  • Accommodation at first class hotels for 8 nights
  • 13 included meals: 8 breakfasts and 5 dinners
  • Complete program of sightseeing tours:
    - City tour of Dubrovnik, Split, Bled, Ljubljana, and Zagreb
    - Walking tour of Plitvice Lakes National Park
    - Tour of Postojna Cave by electric train
  • Airport arrival and departure transfers
  • Transportation by modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Assistance of a Professional Tour Director throughout the program
  • Personalized audio system to hear your guide from a distance
  • Luggage handling – one piece per person
  • Document holder and luggage tags
  • Hotel taxes and service charges

Hotels

Bled

Park Hotel Bled| hotels in Bled Slovenia

Park Hotel Bled

2 Nights / First Class
Overlooking Lake Bled and the Julian Alps, the Park Hotel is in the Sava Resort. The complex features a spa area with a ...

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Dubrovnik

Valamar Lacroma| hotels in Dubrovnik Croatia

Valamar Lacroma

2 Nights / First Class
Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel, the proud recipient of the prestigious 2013 and 2015 World Travel Award as „Croatia's...

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Split

Hotel Atrium| hotels in Split Croatia

Hotel Atrium

1 Nights / First Class
The Hotel Atrium is set just over half a kilometer from the UNESCO-listed Diocletian's Palace. Its air-conditioned rooms...

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Zagreb

THE WESTIN ZAGREB| hotels in Zagreb Croatia

THE WESTIN ZAGREB

2 Nights / First Class
The Westin Zagreb Hotel is centrally located in the very heart of Zagreb. The hotel is situated in a leafy green area...

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Departures & Rates

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