Discover the best of Croatia! Learn about rich history and visit beautiful cities and location. You will get fascinated by the magnificent beauty of Croatia. This program offers enough free time to research areas, towns, attractions and natural beauties.
Arrival to Split. Pick up your rent a car and drive to hotel. Overnight in Split.
Morning sightseeing tour of Split. Walk through the medieval streets as the Romans did 18 centuries ago and enjoy impressive sites such as the palace of the great emperor Diocletian with his mausoleum – today’s cathedral, Peristyle, Golden gate, various statues, Venetian palaces and more. Spend some free time exploring Riva-Split’s beautiful waterside promenade lined with restaurants, shops and cafes. Overnight in Split
Today we leave Split travelling along the coast towards Korčula Island.
We will stop in Ston, small fiserhman town and once very important salt producing centre strategically positioned on the Adriatic shore along important trade routes. Ston was extremely significant for the Ragusa Republic leaving us until today the largest fortification monument in Europe – the defence wall still proudly standing. Ston is also a popular destination for foodies due to the local Mali Ston Bay rich with mussels and oysters – a culinary highlight of any foodie tour in Croatia which you will taste today in unique gastronomic attraction by sailing a boat experiencing untouched natural beauty of the protected eco system. Entire experience will also have educational character about the process of cultivating oysters.
After this short stop you continue your way to Orebić port where you will embark to ferry. After short drive, around 15 minutes, you will arrive in Korčula. Overnight in Korčula.
Explore the Old Town of Korčula, which is still surrounded by its 13th-century fortifications, built by the Venetians. Korčula boasts one of the most beautiful old towns in Dalmatia and because of its fortress-like appearance it is often called “Little Dubrovnik”. This island is known as a birthplace of the famous sailor and explorer Marco Polo. Highlight of this tour is the Icon Gallery, where you can admire a fine collection of Byzantine icons dating from the 13th to the 15th centuries. Overnight in Korčula.
Day at leisure – explore Korčula island on your own. Overnight in Korčula.
On your way to Dubrovnik you can stop for refreshment in well-known winery and restaurant located in Potomje on Peljesac peninsula, the oasis of red wine. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
After breakfast you will enjoy on half day UNESCO Dubrovnik sightseeing. A magnificent old city known for its characteristic red roofs and old roman streets. Dubrovnik (Ragusa) is one of the most important historical and tourist centres which was also in 1979 included in UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Except for its cultural and historical sites, Dubrovnik is inexhaustible source of traditionally prepared food, excellent selections of vine and great choice of café and souvenir shops. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Departure transfer to Dubrovnik airport.