Explore Croatia in 16 days

Duration: 16 Hours (approx.)

Explore Croatia in 16 days

General Information About Excursion

Explore Croatia in 16 days -  Zagreb-Opatija-Plitvice Lakes- Zadar-Split-Hvar-Dubrovnik

Schedule

Arrival at the Zagreb Airport and transfer to your hotel in Zagreb.

 A car will be delivered to your hotel.

Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of Republic of Croatia.The central place of the city is the city’s central square Trg bana Jelačića, visit the St Mark’s church with its full-color roof, St Catherine’s church, the Parliament building and the Government palace Zagreb is the vibrant and historical European city worth visiting, although it is often overlooked by the coastal cities of Croatia.Overnight in Zagreb.



Beakfast at the hotel. After the check out, drive to Opatija. Opatija is situated in the Kvarner Bay where the Mediterranean cut deepest into the mainland of Central Europe at the foot of the mountain Učka. Discover this luxurious seaside town with a rich cultural heritage, the favorite holiday destination of the nobleman from the Austro-Hungarian monarchy. Opatija will delight you with its elegance, villas and parks. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the sea front which will make you feel welcome in this jewel of the Adriatic. Overnight in Opatija.



Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and drive to Plitvice Lakes. National Park Plitvice Lakes are the first and the largest national park in Croatia, founded in 1949 and on the list of UNESCO's world heritage since 1979. The lakes, 16 of them connected by a number of cascading waterfalls, are renowned for their distinctive colors ranging from azure to green, grey or blue, depending on the quantity of minerals or organisms in the water and the angle of sunlight. Overnight in Plitvice Lakes.



Enjoy exploring this natural phenomena. High forests, which in some places seem almost primeval, contain a wealth and variety of animal and plant life. There are deer, bears, wolves, wild boar, wild cats, small game and many kinds of birds. About eight kilometers of pathways and wooden walking trails around the lakes gives you the possibility to see all of the 16 lakes and waterfalls. Overnight in Plitvice.



Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and drive to Zadar, a historical center of Dalmatia. Enjoy the walk along the cobblestone streets of the city, a walk through history, through a town with a mix of ancient and modern architecture. Walk to the Forum, a square in the middle of the town, visit the symbol of the city the pre-Romanesque church of St. Donat, the Cathedral of St Anastasia, take a walk to the installation by the see, The Greeting to the Sun and listen the singing Sea organs. Overnight in Zadar.



Enjoy exploring this amazing town or take an opportunity for a day excursion to the Kornati National Park. The Kornati archipelago is the densest archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea and consists of 140 islands. 89 of them are declared a Croatian National Park in 1980 because of its beautiful natural beauty, including numerous coves and crystal clear waters.  Here you will find such a contrast, from peaceful and serene beaches to wild and rugged cliff. Overnight in Zadar.

 



Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Split where you will spend two nights. Split is the second largest city of Croatia, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, an UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. Enjoy the walk through the narrow passages and small streets of this vibrant city, feel the spirit of the Mediterranean. Visit the Peristil, Jupiter’s Temple, the Cathedral with the bell tower of St. Duje, Prokurative, the green market, the fish market and walk down to the famous Split waterfront called Riva to feel the atmosphere of this beautiful city. Overnight in Split.



Enjoy the day exploring this beautiful city. Visit the Split Archaeological Museum, the oldest museum institution in Croatia or the Meštrović gallery on the Marjan peninsula, that use to be house of this well-known talented modern sculptor, or walk up to Marjan hill, the ‘’lung’’ of the city, covered in a dense Mediterranean pine forest and enjoy the panorama view to the entire city and surrounding islands. 

Have a drink on the Riva, the famous promenade of the locals and its visitors. Overnight in Split.



Breakfast at the hotel. After check out, drive to the island of Hvar( you will need to take a ferry to Hvar). Island of Hvar is the sunniest Croatian island and one of the most beautiful islands in the world with pleasant Mediterranean climate. Rich cultural attractions of Hvar town, that dates back to pre-historic times, beautiful beaches and bays, crystal blue sea, gastronomy, nightlife, high quality accommodation and the hospitality of the local people is what attracts visitors to this amazing island. Overnight in Hvar.


Enjoy the walk through this beautiful town; visit the fascinating communal theatre, the oldest in Europe, the Fortress, the Arsenal, the City Loggia, the Cathedral, the Franciscan Monastery... Enjoy the amazing view from the port to the sea and the Pakleni otoci, famous excursion site. Overnight in Hvar.



Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and drive to Sućuraj, where you will take a ferry back to the mainland and continue to Dubrovnik. Driving to Sućuraj you will be enjoying the picturesque nature with vast fields of lavender, ancient olive trees and vineyards, in immaculate harmony between man and nature. Overnight in Dubrovnik.


Enjoy the day in Dubrovnik. Dubrovnik is a remarkably well-preserved example of a late-medieval walled city, with a regular street layout, This UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site from 1979, will delight you with its beautiful Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque churches, monasteries, palaces and fountains. Overnight in Dubrovnik. 



Spend another day exploring this amazing town or take an opportunity for a day excursion to the Mostar, the largest town in Herzegovina in the neighboring country Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is a town where the East meets the West, the place of mixed cultures and historical sites including the most famous Old Bridge that is since 2004 an UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as the Old Town. Arrival at the hotel in the late afternoon. Overnight in Dubrovnik.


Day on leisure at Dubrovnik or take an opportunity for a day excursion to the neighboring country of Montenegro. Located less than one hour from the city of Dubrovnik, the Montenegro coast offers incomparable natural beauty and a variety of historical places. Enjoy the beauty of Montenegro visiting the charming town of Risan and Perast famous for their fishing and maritime tradition. Following the way to the historical town of Kotor, listen about cultural monuments and Montenegro legends from your tour escort. Take several pictures of the luxurious Sveti Stefan peninsula on your way to Budva. Relax on a ferry ride back to Dubrovnik across Bay of Kotor. Arrival at the hotel in the late afternoon. Overnight in Dubrovnik.


Enjoy another day exploring this ‘’Pearl of the Adriatic’’, walk down the main street of the Old Town – Stradun to the statue of Orlando; the keeper of the flag of Liberty. Strolling along the narrow streets of the Old Town Dubrovnik, you will come across numerous sights such as the Rector's Palace, Franciscan Monastery with one of the oldest pharmacy in Europe, the St. Blasius church, the patron of the town, the Cathedral… all within the stone walls. Overnight in Dubrovnik.



Check out from the hotel .Our representative will come to your hotel to pick up the car.

You will have organized private transfer from your hotel in Dubrovnik to Dubrovnik airport.



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