Day 1: ARRIVAL – DUBROVNIK
This itinerary for Croatia stars with the group’s arrival at Dubrovnik airport and transfer to hotel. After check in, a transfer to the port for a panoramic tour of the city by boat. Dinner in the evening and accommodation in Dubrovnik.
Day 2: DUBROVNIK
Breakfast. In the morning, a tour of the city of Dubrovnik, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979. On the guided walking tour of the old town, you will be admiring the Rector’s Palace, the Cathedral and the Franciscan Monastery with one of the oldest pharmacies of the world. Some free time in the afternoon with dinner in the evening and accommodation in Dubrovnik.
Day 3: DUBROVNIK – SPLIT
After breakfast this itinerary for Croatia continues departure north along the coast. Arrival in Split, the second largest city in Croatia. You will get to know this historic centre, listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, with a local guide. We will pass through the basement halls of the Diocletian’s Palace, built in the 4th century by the Roman emperor Diocletian, which served the function of his retirement home. You will also pass by the Cathedral of Saint Domnius and the Temple of Jupiter. Later some free time to enjoy the city. Dinner and accommodation in Split.
Day 4: SPLIT – TROGIR – ŠIBENIK – ZADAR
Breakfast and departure to Trogir for a panoramic visit. Trogir is considered one of the most charming cities in Dalmatia, being on a small island and connected to the mainland by a bridge. Continuing the trip to Šibenik, which has one of the largest and most beautiful cathedrals in all of Croatia, the Cathedral of Saint James. Its narrow and twisted streets, reminiscent of those of Seville or Toledo, would be the perfect way to get lost in the culture of the small city, which leaves much freedom to the visitor. Later we continue the trip to Zadar, a city located in a bay, protected from the sea by a line of islands. Dinner and accommodation in Zadar.
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Day 5: ZADAR – LAKES OF PLITVICE – ZAGREB
After breakfast, departure to the Plitvice National Park, known as the ‘’Paradise of Waters”. Its highlights are spectacular beauty of its lakes, waterfalls and channels that disappear and revive again. You will enter the park, walk along its trails and return to the starting point by boat. In the afternoon the route continues to Zagreb. Dinner and accommodation in the capital of Croatia.
Day 6: ZAGREB
After breakfast you will be taken on a guided tour of the capital, the political, diplomatic, economic and cultural center of the country, to admire its elegant architecture and its great monuments, where the difficulties of its long history are reflected in the layout of squares, gardens and streets. During the guided tour of Zagreb with a local guide, you will stroll through the old town of Zagreb – “Gornji grad”, where you will get to see the famous Zagreb Cathedral, St. Mark’s Church and King Tomislav Square. In the impressive main square, the Josip Jelacic Square, you will hear the legend about the origin of the name of the city, linked to the fountain in the square. In the afternoon, you will have free time to experience the fusion of the continental and Mediterranean spirit that characterizes this city. Dinner and accommodation in Zagreb.
Day 7: ZAGREB – LJUBLJANA – ZAGREB
In the morning departure to Slovenia, an eminently mountainous country with a wide variety of landscapes. In its wonderful capital of Ljubljana you will first visit its most strategic point – the Ljubljana Castle and enjoy majestic views from its walls. Later stroll along the banks of the Ljubljanica River, which crosses the old town, with original bridges, among which the Dragon Bridge, the symbol of the city, stands out. The tour ends at the main square of Ljubljana – “Prešernov trg”, which is next to the Triple Bridge, presided over by the Baroque-style Franciscan church. In the afternoon return to Zagreb. Dinner and accommodation.
Day 8: ZAGREB
Breakfast and departure to the airport. The itinerary for Croatia with Slovenia ends here. Check out also other tours for organised groups.