Best of Croatia

009767-R14

Explore the very best this stunning Mediterranean country has to offer, as you travel through its ancient cities and along its ragged coastlines. Discover the fascinating history and culture of this off-the-beaten-track travel destination on this 12 day escorted tour.

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Highlights
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites throughout Croatia
  • Explore the vibrant capital - Zagreb
  • Take a Croatian cooking class
  • Explore the natural beauty of Plivitce National Park
  • Experience Croatian village life at Ethnoland Dalmatia
Details

2020 Dates:
September: 25

2020 Prices:
From US$3880 – twin
From US$4590 – single

Prices are “starting from” prices, in US$, per person based on two people sharing a twin room or one person in a single room. CA$ rates are also available, please inquire.

Tour Code:
009767-R14

Itinerary
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Day 1-3: Zagreb

Start your journey in the beautiful city of Zagreb an old city with a young heart. Centuries of history and beautiful architectural sites, but with a playful atmosphere. Here you can wander the wide boulevards by day, and soak up the lively atmosphere after sunset. Get a taste of Croatia, explore its colorful Open Air Market in Dolac, buy your own ingredients and learn how to make delicious Croatian cuisine in a cooking class! Learn about their famous Lipizzaner horses, soak up the vivid Croatian culture, and start your journey in style.

Day 4: Plitvice

Visit the famous Plitvice National Park. This place of breath-taking natural beauty is the oldest and largest Croatian national park, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Spend a day wandering the pristine lakes and waterfalls with your guide, and connecting with nature.

Day 5-7: Split

On the way to Split, explore ancient Zadar, where you can see Roman and early medieval ruins. See the famous “Sea Organ”, an instrument played by the movement of the Adriatic Sea. See authentic Croatian life from centuries gone by at a Dalmatian ethno-village. Visit the ancient city of Stone – Trogir, and medieval Split – the architecture of these cities will take your breath away, and will make you feel like you’ve stepped straight into the set of Game of Thrones!

Day 8-12: Dubrovnik

On our way to Dubrovnik, we visit Mostar – the majestic city of bridges in Bosnia & Herzegovina. In Dubrovnik, wander Game of Thrones’ Kings Landing, the Old City, and even some Star Wars filming locations! Explore the exotic island of Korčula, and discover delicious Croatian wines at a tasting session. Meet the locals in an authentic village in the Dubrovnik area, where you can dance to local music and experience true Croatian hospitality.

Included
  • 11 nights of accommodation
  • 22 meals including Croatian cooking class
  • Air-conditioned bus throughout itinerary
  • Event tickets and entrance fees
  • Service of English speaking tour escort
  • Meet and greets with local artists, craftsmen & performers
Not Included
  • International airfare
  • Meals not specified
  • Travel insurance
  • Passport and/or visa fees, vaccinations as required
  • Items of a personal nature
Tour Notes

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