Croatia Highlights and UNESCO Heritage (11 Days)
This is a spectacular 10-day tour offering the best
Croatia has to give. There are 10 UNESCO World Heritage
Sites in Croatia and this tours gives you the
opportunity to see 6 of them. Discover the highlights of
Croatia: Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, beautiful
National Park Plitvice lakes, home to the World`s only
sea organ – Zadar, secret streets and interesting
history of the city of Šibenik, Diocletian's Palace in
Split, island of Hvar, and paradise on Earth -
$2,250 per person
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April - October
Get the chance to visit 6 UNESCO sites in Croatia
Enjoy the luxury of private tours and transfers
of the best wines in Croatia in Hvar
Enjoy small ancient
towns of Trogir, Zadar and Šibenik
This tour can be further customized to meet any travel
Arrival to Zagreb, more than a
1000-year-old City, a capital of Croatia that will impress
you with its historic charm. Zagreb is global and
cosmopolitan city with a rich history dating from Roman
times to the present days. For centuries it has been a focal
point of culture and science and now of commerce and
industry as well. It is located in the northwest of the
country, on the southern slopes of Medvednica mountain along
the Sava river and also on the intersection of important
routes between Adriatic coast and Central Europe. Transfer
to your hotel and free time to relax. Hotel amenities will
help you to relax and rejuvenate. Overnight in Zagreb.
Your day will start with magnificent cup of coffee in
the oldest coffee shop in Zagreb situated on the main
square overlooking the statue of Ban Jelacic. Croatians
are very sensitive about the coffee and coffee drinking
in local coffee shops and it is part of the culture.
Morning sightseeing with a local guide to explore the
city. Visit Museum of broken relationships, a physical
and virtual public space created with the sole purpose
of treasuring and sharing peoples heartbreak stories and
symbolic possessions. It is a museum about you, about
us, about the ways we love and lose. In the afternoon,
departure to nearby area Croatian Zagorje and visit
local farm to taste fresh farm to table food. After
dinner, departure back to Zagreb. Overnight in Zagreb.
After breakfast departure to
National Park Plitvice Lakes. The beauty of the National
Park lies in its sixteen lakes, inter-connected by a series
of waterfalls, and set in deep woodland populated by deer,
bears, wolves, boars and rare bird species. Take a walk with
a local guide through this heaven on earth. Enjoy scenery of
beautiful waterfalls and untouched nature. After visiting NP
Plitvice, we will have a dinner in local restaurant – Licka
kuca (optional). Continue to Zadar, city voted to be the
best European destination for 2015, - a city monument,
surrounded by historical ramparts, a treasury of the
archaeological and monumental riches of ancient and medieval
times, Renaissance and many contemporary architectural
achievements such as the first sea organs in the world.
Hotel check-in. Overnight in Zadar.
After breakfast meeting with the
local guide and Zadar sightseeing. While walking with your
guide through the city of Zadar, the ancient Forum, symbol
of the city-church of St. Donat, St. Anastasia, monuments
and palaces, you will learn all about the rich history of
this beautiful old town. Tour of the Land Gate and city
walls, Square of Five Wells, People's Square and of course
the Sea Organ and Greeting to the Sun. Walk along the
waterfront with sounds of the sea organ, that are unique in
the world, will make your experience complete. In the
afternoon embark on a boat and sailing around NP KORNATI.
This archipelago consists of 140 islands covering an area of
114 square miles (300 square km), with most of it declared a
National Park – and with its natural beauty, numerous coves
and crystal clear blue waters, it’s easy to see why. Enjoy
in the beautiful sunset on your way back to Zadar. According
to Albert Hitchcock Zadar is the city with the most
beautiful sunset in the world and you will have a chance to
be a part of it. In the early afternoon embark on a private
boat for boat excursion to National Park Kornati. Discover
the sailor’s paradise – National Park Kornati. This
archipelago consists of 140 islands covering an area of 114
square miles (300 square km), with most of it declared a
National Park – and with its natural beauty, numerous coves
and crystal clear blue waters, it’s easy to see why. Swim in
most hidden bays and the clearest water you have ever seen.
We will have later lunch in one of the local restaurants on
the islands. These small hidden restaurant serve only fresh
farm to the table food and are fully operated by locals and
accessible by boat. Upon return experience one of the most
beautiful sunsets in the world. Return to Zadar later in the
afternoon. Overnight in Zadar.
After breakfast continue along
the coast to the city of Šibenik, the oldest Croatian
autochthonous town. Sightseeing with a local guide and walk
through the city. Visit Cathedral of Sain James (UNESCO
HERITAGE SITE). Continue to Trogir (UNESCO HERITAGE SITE), a
very colorful and stunning with rich cultural meaning and
past. Later afternoon hotel check-in. Overnight in Trogir.
After breakfast free time to
explore Trogir. In the afternoon departure further to Split
for sightseeing. Meeting with the local guide for Split
sightseeing. Our journey through ancient history starts with
the fact that the Roman emperor Diocletian was born in
nearby important Illyrian center and the capital of the
Roman province of Dalmatia - Salona. He ordered to build one
of today’s most preserved palaces of that time in the nearby
town Split. With a professional city guide we are continuing
our journey and sightseeing the 1700 year old Diocletian`s
palace in Split, UNESCO protected site, imagining how the
life of Diocletian was like, within the walls of the palace.
During the tour we will stop by to see the Cathedral of St
Duje, one of the most beautiful cultural wonders on the
Adriatic coast but also the ancient cellars, Peristyle in
center of the palace, Roman temples the famous Golden Gate
and the big statue of Grgur Ninski. On this walking tour you
will get to know Split and its history in an interesting
way. After sightseeing, departure back to Trogir for the
overnight. Overnight in Trogir.
After breakfast, meeting with
your driver and transfer to the port. Embark on a private
boat for private transfer to Hvar. Make the additional stop
on Island Brač for lunch. Arrival to Hvar, hotel check in
and free afternoon at leisure.
We will pass through old
villages Brusje and Velo Grablje and through many lavender
fields. Stop, breathe, enjoy. Go home to your vacation and
decide to live a lavender life and put stress in distress.
After this stress-free sightseeing we come towards di Agera
(Hora) – protected field, one of Greek culture masterpieces
which remained almost intact during a period of 2400 years.
After this beautiful sightseeing we will drive further where
specially chosen winery waiting for you. Tradition, wine,
cheese, bread – let’s be honest – pure heaven or to say Hvar
heaven. This is where our tour ends so after that we are
taking you back to Hvar. The rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight in Hvar
After breakfast embark on a
catamaran and sail to Dubrovnik, the Pearl of the Adriatic.
Check in the hotel. In the afternoon meeting with the local
guide who will take you to the most wonderful and hidden
streets of the city. Explore Dubrovnik City Walls (UNESCO
HERITAGE SITE) and enjoy a unique view of the Old Town of
Dubrovnik including its narrow streets and small squares.
Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Free morning at leisure. In the
afternoon private boat ride to Elaphiti islands. Since the
ancient times, the islands were a place of comfort,
vacation, and delight. All this due to well preserved
nature, clean and clear sea, sandy beaches, beautiful pine
forest, olive gardens, numerous promenades and footpaths.
Those are the scenes that remain forever in people's memory
and landscapes that make the people come back again. The
crew will show you hidden beaches, caves and secret places
that you will absolutely love. The highlight of the boat
trip will be late lunch/early dinner served in authentic
restaurant on island Šipan. The restaurant is located in the
secluded bay serving only fresh catch of the day. It has
amazing wine produced by local wineries to pair with it.
Enjoy. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
End of Tour - Depart from
Recommended time to travel: March - November
Price:- From $2,250 per person. Please contact
us for availability