Description

You're invited on this Croatia tour package to explore a land of fairy-tale medieval towns, stunning natural beauty of mountains and coastal splendors, diverse cultural heritage, and spectacular sapphire seas as far as the eye can see...it's all yours for the taking on this Dalmatian Coast exploration in Croatia. Delve into the Old City of Dubrovnik and journey along to the terraced-lakes of Plitvice.  Tour the subterranean caves in Postojna and ascend the imposing Bled Castle. Embark on a private city tour of Split, and shop open-air markets with Croatian treasures.  Adventure awaits as the gems of the Dalmatian Coast reveal themselves around every corner. This Croatia travel package will be one to remember!!!

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Walk along the city's medieval walls in Croatia's 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
  • Take in the sights of Slovenia and tour the subterranean caves in Postojna
  • Ascend the imposing Castle in Bled
  • Get to know Zagreb in all its glory from the historic Upper Town to its winding streets, historic attractions and charming shops


Itinerary

Day 1 - DUBROVNIK

Upon arrival in Dubrovnik’s Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Dubrovnik.

Day 2 - DUBROVNIK

Morning walking tour of "Old Dubrovnik”. See the Rector's Palace, Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column, Sponza Palace, the Dominican Monastery and the Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy, one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B)

Day 3 - DUBROVNIK I SPLIT

This morning we depart Dubrovnik and travel north along the spectacular Adriatic coast, past old fishing villages and new resorts, to Split. Enjoy a city tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See the remnants of Split's Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. Overnight in Split. (B)

Day 4 - SPLIT I TROGIR I PLITVICE LAKES

After breakfast, we head to Trogir, the center of artistic activities where scholars from around the world gather to study and paint. Then, turn inland and travel to Plitvice Lakes National Park. Upon arrival, have your camera ready and 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. Overnight in Plitvice. (B)

Day 5 - PLITVICE LAKES I OPATIJA I POSTOJNA I BLED

Today we return to the coast and travel along the beautiful Bay of Kvarner to its popular resort, Opatija. After some free time, we journey north to Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour the fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterwards, we continue to Bled, beautifully set amidst the Julian Alps. Overnight in Bled. (B)

Day 6 - BLED

This morning, a sightseeing tour of Bled features the charming town with a lovely lakeshore, and imposing Bled Castle perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Bled. (B)

Day 7 - BLED I LJUBLJANA I ZAGREB

Start your day with a transfer to Ljubljana, capital of Slovenia, where you will enjoy a walking tour. Visit the most significant sights of the old city center: the picturesque open-air Market and the Three Bridges, both designed by famous architect Joze Plecnik, Baroque Town Hall and Robba's Fountain. Then, continue to Zagreb, the capital city of Croatia. Overnight in Zagreb. (B)

Day 8 - ZAGREB

This morning, enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town, St. Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, the Parliament and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Zagreb. (B)

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

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight. (B)

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Includes

  • Hotel accommodation for 8 nights
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Assistance of an English-speaking professional driver/escort for the entire length of the program
  • Transportation by private sedan
  • Private guided tour of Dubrovnik, including entrance fee for Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy
  • Private guided tour of Split, including entrance fee for Diocletian's Palace
  • Private guided tour of Plitvice Lakes National Park, including entrance fee
  • Visit of the caves in Postojna, including entrance fee
  • Private guided tour of Bled, including entrance fee for the Castle
  • Private guided walking tour of Ljubljana
  • Private guided tour of Zagreb
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers
  • Document holder and luggage tags
  • Hotel taxes and service charges

Hotels

Split

President| hotels in Split Croatia

President

1 Night / First Class
Located in Split's centre, at the foothills of Marjan Hill, this luxurious hotel features rooms with free Wi-Fi. Bacvice...

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Plitvice Lakes

Jezero | hotels in Plitvice Lakes Croatia

Jezero

1 Night / First Class
Hotel Jezero is situated in the very heart of the Plitvice Lakes National Park, only 300 m from the largest lake, Kozjak...

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Bled

Rikli| hotels in Bled Croatia

Rikli

2 Nights / First Class
Set in the heart of Bled, Rikli Balance Hotel (ex Hotel Golf) – Sava Hotels & Resorts enjoys an elevated position ...

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Dubrovnik

Lero| hotels in Dubrovnik Croatia

Lero

2 Nights / First Class
Having a satisfied client was a phrase that led Hotel Lero through its almost 40 years old history. Recognized as the pr...

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Excludes

      • Airfare, Airport taxes & Fuel Surcharges 
      • Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry) if required 
      • Tips and Personal items 
      • Travel Insurance 
      • Optional Tours

Notes

    Single supplement: On Request
    Reduction for third person sharing twin-bedded room: On Request
    From price is per person based on double occupancy. A selection of different hotels
    and additional nights are available. Program’s validity and/or some included features may vary.

Departures & Rates

2019 TOUR DATES & PRICES

 Daily Departures  Price*
 minimum of 6 people  $2,910
 minimum of 4 people  $3,833
 minimum of 2 people  $4,999
   

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