Croatia & Slovenia Tour EU913

The Croatia & Slovenia Tour is 9 days guided vacation from Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Postojna Cave, Bled, Ljubljana to Zagreb.

2020 Departures: May 16, 23, 30, Jun 6, 13, Jul 4, Aug 8, Sep 5, 12, Oct 3

9 Day Tour Highlights:

  • Dubrovnik: Old Dubrovnik, the Rector’s Palace, Bell Tower Clock, Orlando’s Column and Sponza Palace, Dominican Monastery and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy
  • Split: Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral
  • Plitvice Lakes: breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder of 16 terraced lakes
  • Postojna Cave: one of the largest caves in Europe. via miniature electric train
  • Bled: tour of Bled  the lakeshore, and a visit to the imposing Bled Castle,
  • Ljubljana: old city center, Central Market, Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall, and Robba Fountain
  • Zagreb: Upper Town, St Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and the Government Palace

Day 1, Sat: Dubrovnik

Drive through the gorge of the Neretva River to Mostar. Here, see the remains of the Turkish quarter and the 16th century stone bridge. Then travel on to Dubrovnik, with its picturesque setting on the Adriatic Sea. (B, D)

Day 2, Sun: Dubrovnik

Take a walking tour of Old Dubrovnik this morning. See the Rector’s Palace, Bell Tower Clock, Orlando’s Column, and Sponza Palace. Then on to view the Dominican Monastery and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy, one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is at leisure. (B)

Day 3,Mon: Dubrovnik – Split

Depart Dubrovnik and travel north along the spectacular Adriatic coast to Split. Enjoy a city tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Plus, see the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and Cathedral. (B, D)

Day 4, Tue: Split – Trogir – Plitvice Lakes

Head to Trogir, the center of artistic activities. Scholars  from around the world gather here to study and paint. Then turn inland and travel to spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park. 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. (B, D)

Day 5, Wed: Plitvice – Opatija, Postojna – Bled

Return to the coast and travel along the beautiful bay of Kvarner to the popular resort of Opatija. After some free time, head north to Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour this fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterward, continue to Bled, beautifully set in the Julian Alps. (B, D)

Day 6, Thu: Bled

A sightseeing tour of Bled features the charming town, the lakeshore, and a visit to the imposing Bled Castle, perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is at leisure. Perhaps join an optional excursion to the small island in the middle of the lake Bled, scenic drive through the Alpine countryside and visit Bohinj and its namesake lake. (B)

Day 7, Fri: Bled – Ljubljana – Zagreb

Travel to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, and take a walking tour. See the sights of the old city center, including the picturesque open-air Central Market, Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall, and Robba’s Fountain. Then, on to Zagreb, the capital of Croatia. (B, D)

Day 8 Sat: Zagreb

This morning, enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town, St Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, 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 9, Sun: Zagreb

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight. (B)

Tour Includes:Croatia & Slovenia Tour

  • Centrally located 4 and 5 star hotels
  • Economy class flight Belgrade (Serbia) to Podgorica (Montenegro)
  • Buffet breakfast daily
  • 6 dinners (coffee or tea included)
  • Airport transfers
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned motor-coach
  • Professional English Speaking Tour Director throughout
  • Licensed Local Guides
  • Entrance fees included where indicated in bold letters
  • Luggage handling at hotels
  • Complimentary whispers with sightseeing tours
  • Service charges and hotel taxes

Hotels:

  • Dubrovnik: Lacroma/ Argosy / Lapad
  • Split: Atrium
  • Plitvice: Jezero
  • Bled: Park  / Rikli Balance
  • Zagreb: Westin / Sheraton
  • If hotels are full, similar accommodation will be used

Price Per Person in USD:

  • Staying Double Room $1949
  • Single Supplement $649

See our other Balkan Tours

See the Tourism Authority Website:  Croatia – Slovenia

Book This Tour with Blue Danube Holidays.