Duration: 10 days
Location: Croatia and Montenegro
Route: Zagreb, Opatija, Plitvice Lakes National Park, Zadar, Split, Hvar, Dubrovnik, Kotor
We always reserve the right to modify schedules, tours and hotels if necessary.
MEALS: Breakfast daily and 7 dinners and oyster tasting experience
Optional: Traditional Croatian lunch/dinner can be arranged
Extra services and costs which are not in the program as well as any personal expenses.
Please keep in mind that all tours are subjected to weather conditions and could be altered/cancelled in case of an unfavorable weather.
General terms and conditions that apply to this travel arrangement will be sent to you upon your confirmation and at the booking moment. Please study it carefully so that we can clarify any concerns in a timely manner.
Day 1 – Arrival to Zagreb
You will be met and accompanied by Travel Croatia representative to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure until the welcome dinner. (D)
Day 2 – in 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 free to explore the winding streets of the Old Town, relax in a café or take an optional excursion to see the countryside. (B)
Day 3 – Plitvice Lakes National Park to Split
After breakfast we start our journey towards the most famous national park in Croatia. 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. Boat ride and park train drive will partially be your way to explore through the park. Continue your day with drive to your hotel. After check-in to hotel, dinner time, and free time after for leisure. (B, D)
Day 4 – Split and Hvar
After breakfast continue your journey to centre of Split. Spend the afternoon on a city tour featuring the historic Diocletian’s Palace, center of old town 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. Free time to explore Split a little longer and then a speedboat ride to island Hvar. Dinner after check-in to hotel. Leisure is the best way to finish the day. (B, D)
Day 5 – Hvar
Morning hours after breakfast are saved for our guide who will show you the main things Hvar is famous for. Hvar is proud that it the sunniest island of all the islands in the Adriatic Sea. It is said that the town of Hvar is as a town from a fairytale because of its architecture, wonderful nature and mild climate. When the walking tour finishes, have the rest of the day to yourself or take an optional tour to Tomić winery. (B)
Day 6 – Hvar to Dubrovnik
Take a ferry to Split and drive south to Dubrovnik after breakfast, with an optional stop at Ston to see the Ston walls. Accommodate yourself in a hotel, and enjoy free time to explore Dubrovnik after dinner. (B, D)
Day 7 – Dubrovnik
On a morning walking tour of Old Dubrovnik 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. Dinner at your hotel. The rest of the day is free. (B, D)
Day 8 – day trip to Montenegro
We all get together after breakfast and go for a day Kotor bay, Montenegro, which is more than 20 km in length. Bay of Kotor (Boka Kotorska) is the largest Adriatic bay between Montenegro and Croatia. The Kotor Fortress rightfully takes its place in the UNESCO World Heritage list. Four centuries of the Venetian period gave the city its typical Venetian look, and Venetian influence remains predominant in the city architecture. Make sure to enjoy a cappuccino, and people watch at Dojmi City Cafe, in front of the entrance into Kotor old town. After this lovely day in Montenegro, head back to your hotel in Dubrovnik for dinner at your hotel and leisure evening. (B, D)
Day 9 – Dubrovnik
Enjoy your free day in Dubrovnik and explore all the sites again. Wandering through the town streets and exploring the town gastronomy is the way to enjoy your day off in this Adriatic pearl. (B, D)
Day 10 – Travel Croatia homeward journey
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure ﬂight. (B)