JEWELS OF CROATIA & SLOVENIA
- Day 1 ZAGREB – arrival
Arrival to Zagreb airport – transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight.
- Day 2 ZAGREB
Breakfast at hotel and city tour of Zagreb including The Upper Town and historical centre, Church of St. Mark with famed multi-coloured roof, The Cathedral, Croatian National Theatre and University. Afternoon free for leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
- Day 3 ZAGREB – LJUBLJANA – BLED
After breakfast we drive towards Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. Walk along the river Ljubljanica which passes through the town’s centre, tour of the Three Bridges and baroque City Hall. We continue our juorney to Bled, an enchanting resort town by the lakeshore and at the foot od the Julian Alps. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
- Day 4 BLED
Sightseeing tour of the fairy-tale castle Bled and the mediaeval city perched on a high cliff 100 m above the lake. Ride on a traditional boat „pletna“ to the small island in the middle of the lake where is the Church of St. Mary of the Lake and which dates from the 17th century. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
- Day 5 BLED – POSTOJNA – OPATIJA – PLITVICE
After breakfast departure for Postojna. Visit world famous Postojna Cave, the biggest and most visited cave in Europe. Enjoy ride on miniature train through the fantastic underground decorated with beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Continue to Opatija, the famous tourist resort on Adriatic. Stop and free time to enjoy beautiful gardens and villas. We arrive to Plitvice late afternoon – dinner and overnight at hotel.
- Day 6 PLITVICE – TROGIR – SPLIT
Morning visit beautiful natural lake complex Plitvice, listed on UNESCO’s List of World Natural Heritage. This natural phenomenon consists of 16 lakes , each on different level and connected in a series of wonderful cascading waterfalls, surrounded by denise wood. After tour of national park continue for Trogir. Tour of this picturesque mediaeval town included in the UNESCO’s List of World Cultural Heritage. Late afternoon arrival to Split for dinner and overnight.
- Day 7 SPLIT – DUBROVNIK
After breakfast city tour of Split, covering Diocletian’s Palace (3rd century) with the Peristil, the Jupiter’s Temple and the Cathedral. Before departure for Dubrovnik time at leisure to explore Split with its narrow paved streets and palaces. Arrival to Dubrovnik, dinner and overnight at hotel.
- Day 8 DUBROVNIK
Morning guided tour of Dubrovnik including visits to the Franciscan Monastery with Europe’s third oldest pharmacy and the Rector’s Palace. Tour is followed by the panoramic bus drive above the City with the breathtaking view of Dubrovnik and its city walls and surrounding islands. Afternoon free to explore Dubrovnik on your own. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
- Day 9 DUBROVNIK – departure
Breakfast and free time until transfer to Dubrovnik airport for your return flight.