Magic of Croatia
Chronicles of Croatia
Days : 8 | Nights : 7Zagreb , Croatia
Are you looking for a relaxed and laid-back holiday destination this summer? Do you want to take a trip to some beautiful and scenic places where you can indulge in fun activities with your family?
Croatia is perhaps the best suited holiday destination for all your holiday dreams. With the old-world glamour of the medieval churches, monasteries, and palaces going hand in hand with a fast-paced modern city life, Croatia is slowly emerging on top of all travel charts.
You can experience the Mediterranean way of life by taking walk through the old lanes and streets while on the city tour of Dubrovnik. You can also let loose the adventure lover in you by setting out on a cruise along the shores in Opatija Riviera which boasts of some gorgeous seaside resorts where you can relax and unwind.
Soak up some Mediterranean sun while on the Split city tour and visit the old Diocletian’s palace to get a dose of history and heritage that this amazing town has to offer. The city is also perfect for a relaxing getaway at one of the many island resorts that offer fun beach activities and adventure sports to give you the adrenaline rush that you want from your summer vacation.
Day 01: Arrival Zagreb
Arrival at Zagreb Airport, reception and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Zagreb - Opatija Riviera
After breakfast, we will visit the Croatian capital, strolling through the old town and visiting the cathedral, the picturesque market, the Government Palace, the most famous shopping street and its main square Ban Jelačič. Continue along the Lower Town, through the many museums and galleries which are also fine examples of modernist architecture. Overnight in the Opatija Riviera.
Day 03: Opatija Riviera - Rovinj - Pula - Riviera de Opatija
After breakfast departure to the Peninsula of Istria. First, we will visit Rovinj, a city that invites you to stroll among numerous galleries and artisan shops. The image of the Istrian town is completed with church dedicated to St. Eufemia, located at the top of Rovinj. Culinary Experience: Istria is famous for truffles and this is where the world largest truffle (1.31 kg) was found. Therefore, we will taste the rich fuži (homemade pasta) with truffle sauce. We will continue to Pula, in ancient times an important port of the Roman Empire. Visit of the Arena, one of the six remaining Roman amphitheaters in the world, and the old town which is an interesting mix of Roman, Venetian and Modernist architecture styles. Return to the Opatija Riviera. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04: Opatija Riviera - Plitvice Lakes
Breakfast and departure to the interior of Croatia to devote the day to one of the most beautiful national parks: the Plitvice Lakes. Upon arrival, we will take a tour of the paths and walkways surrounding the 16 lakes, connected together by cascades and waterfalls that depending on the season and time, change the color. The symbol of the park, bear, is just one of the many animals that inhabit the lush forests around the lakes. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 05: Plitvice Lakes - Trogir - Split
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning departure to Dalmatia, the southern part of the Croatian coast. First visit to the small town of Trogir; its center and cultural monuments are under the protection of UNESCO. We will enter through the north gate to approach the main square, where the most important artistic work of the city is located: the Romanesque portal of master Radovan. Culinary Experience: We will visit the colorful local market where people buy fruit, vegetables, fish and many other local products. After knowing the deal of the day, we will taste the famous cheeses and take a liqueur or brandy for the trip. Then continue to Split, wherein the s. III the Roman emperor Diocletian built a magnificent palace. A walk through the old town let us know the rich history of this city and its inhabitants. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 06: Split - Mali Ston - Dubrovnik
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, we will continue south along the beautiful Dalmatian coast to Dubrovnik, set of King Landing on Game of Thrones. Culinary Experience: On the way, stop in Mali Ston where we will taste the best oysters in the Adriatic. Fresh from the sea with a few drops of lemon are a gastronomic delight. Travel to Dubrovnik. Time at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 07: Dubrovnik
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning we will discover the old town with the main street Stradun, where the most important palaces of Dubrovnik are located: the Franciscan Monastery with one of the oldest pharmacies in the world, Orlando’s Column, Onofrio’s Fountain and the Rector's Palace. Time at leisure. We recommend you to climb the wall and see the city from "above". Overnight at the hotel.
Day 08: Departure
After breakfast, time at leisure until transfer to Dubrovnik airport. End of our services.
Days : 8 | Nights : 7