TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Zagreb sightseeing tour. Dinner included. Welcome to ZAGREB! Upon arrival at the airport, we shall be waiting to transfer you to your hotel. Our guide will arrive with the group from Slovenia around lunch time. Then we will take a sightseeing tour with a local guide. We will have a chance to admire its two hills, the upper town and the new neighbourhoods of Croatia’s capital city. Dinner included.
ZAGREB 59ºF - MAGLAJ 61ºF - SARAJEVO 54ºF
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Sightseeing tour of Sarajevo. Tunnel of Hope. Dinner included. We will leave first thing in the morning to travel to Bosnia. The border area still shows sad memories of the conflict in the 1990s. First stop MAGLAJ, take a stroll around this pretty Bosnian village, then enjoy some lunch. We continue our journey to SARAJEVO, arriving in the mid-afternoon. With a local guide, we will take a panoramic tour of this city with strong Turkish influence: its Mosques, its Madrasahs, and its busy bazaars. We will also see the Tunnel of Hope that saved the city during the Serbian siege. Dinner included. Note: Depending on the arrival time, the Tunnel of Hope can also be visited on Friday before leaving for Mostar.
SARAJEVO 54ºF - MOSTAR 61ºF - MEDJUGORJE 61ºF - DUBROVNIK 59ºF
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Beautiful landscapes throughout the stage: mountains, rivers, waterfalls, lakes, picturesque villages en route. Dinner included. Another exciting drive of scenic beauty. Amidst deep valleys, we travel to MOSTAR, with its very beautiful historic centre and Stonebridge separating the Orthodox, Muslim and Catholic communities. After lunch, we stop in MEDJUGORJE, a place that attracts thousands of Catholic Pilgrims. We then travel to KRAVICE, we stop at its magnificent waterfalls before continuing to CROATIA. Border procedures (which may be long). We will then arrive into DUBROVNIK at the end of the day. Dinner included.Note: From the end of October to the end of March it is not possible to visit the kravice waterfalls.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Panoramic tour of Dubrovnik. Cable car ride. Dinner included. In the morning we enjoy a panoramic tour of DUBROVNIK with a local guide. We are undoubtedly in one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, surrounded by walls, bathed by the Adriatic Sea; its intact historic centre is a jewel of world architectural heritage. The tour includes tickets to the Franciscan Monastery with the oldest pharmacy in Europe, and the Cathedral. We also take the cable car to give us a fantastic view of the city and the neighbouring islands. You can then enjoy free time, returning to the hotel at the end of the afternoon. Dinner included. Note: Accommodation in Dubrovnik will be in Cavtat, a coastal town near the city.
DUBROVNIK 59ºF - SPLIT 57ºF
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Visit of Split. Dinner included. We set off in the morning, travelling along the Croatian coastline which displays amazing seascapes and islands. We will arrive in SPLIT at noon. We include a visit with a local guide and entry into the Diocletian’s Palace. We will tour this immense palace from the Roman period, its labyrinth of streets, and its sea vistas. Towards the end of the day we will travel to TROGIR where we will stay for the night. Before heading to the hotel, we will go around what is one of the most charming towns on the Dalmatian Coast. Dinner included.
SPLIT 57ºF - PLITVICE - OPATIJA 59ºF
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Plitvice lakes National Park. Dinner included. We will travel to the interior region of Croatia, going through beautiful hilly landscapes to finally arrive in PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK, which has been added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. We will enter the park where you can admire the park’s lakes and waterfalls. Take the opportunity to walk along the trails or take a boat and sail through the waters of the lakes. After lunch, we will travel back to the coast towards the north of Croatia. Upon reaching OPATIJA, take your dinner included and stroll in this resort town which offers charming night life. Note: In exceptional circumstances, either due to weather conditions or high numbers of tourists, it may not be possible or advisable to use the train or boat in Plitvice.
OPATIJA 59ºF - POSTOINA - BLED 52ºF - LJUBJIANA
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Postjona cave, Boat trip, Tour of Ljubljana. Dinner included. Today we will travel to Slovenia. We will visit POSTOJNA Cave, one of the world’s biggest caves which is partially toured by train. After this, we will travel to BLED, a stunning postcard town on the shore of a lake, and in the middle of the lake, there is an island where the bell tower of a monastery stands at the foot of a medieval castle. We take a boat trip around Bled’s lake and a visit the monastery on the island. We continue our trip to Slovenia’s Capital, LJUBLJANA. Here we will take a tour with a local guide and learn about this beautiful Central European city. Dinner included.Note: During the winter, in order to be able to visit Ljubljana during the daylight hours, this may take place before departure to Maribor.
LJUBJIANA - MARIBOR 57ºF - ZAGREB 59ºF
We will travel to Slovenia’s second most important city, MARIBOR. A city highly influenced by Austrian culture, where its cathedral and castle stand out. Afterwards, we will go back to CROATIA, Arriving in ZAGREB at around 15.00. End of our services. Please, check the time of your flight in case you might need an additional night.
TRG KRESIMIRA COSICA 9
Gajeva ul. 1
|CANOPY BY HILTON ZAGREB CITY CENTRE****|
Ul. Kneza Branimira 29
|HILTON GARDEN INN ZAGREB RADNICKA****|
Radnicka cesta 21
|DOUBLETREE BY HILTON HOTEL ZAGREB****|
Ul. grada Vukovara 269A
BA, Dzemala Bijedica St 185
DR. MUSTAFE PINTOLA, 23
|SPA HOTEL TERME****|
Hrasni269;ka cesta 14
|IBIS STYLES SARAJEVO****|
Dzemala Bijedica 169 A
IVA VOJNIVICA 14, LAPAD
IVA DULCICA 142
Ulica Iva Dulicica 34
ULICA IVA DULCICA 140
Kardinala Stepinca 21
Frankopanska 10 CP 20210 Cavtat-Dubrovnik
Ulica Ante Starcvica 1
Antuna Mihanovi263;a 42F CP 21000 Split,
Ul. Hrvatskih zrtava 185 Seget Donji
Ul. Marsala Tita 108
|GRAND HOTEL OPATIJSKA CVIJETA****|
VIKTORA CARA EMINA 6
MARSALA TITA 200
Ul. Marsala Tita 174
|BB LJUBLJANA PARK***|
TABOR 9, 1000 LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIJA, CP: 1000
|HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS LJUBLIANA***|