Highlights of Croatia (featuring Venice): 10-Nights

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Highlights of Croatia (featuring Venice): 10-Nights

$5899 per person


*Prices are CAD per person, based on 2 people; land only, private tour
*Price is subject to increase to cover increased costs, tariffs and taxes, and to reflect fluctuations in foreign exchange markets. 


If your Mediterranean fantasies feature balmy days by sapphire waters in the shade of ancient walled towns, Croatia is the place to turn them into reality. Don’t just listen to what they say. Go. Explore. Enjoy.

The Republic of Croatia is at the crossroads of Central Europe, the Balkans, and the Mediterranean. Its capital and largest city is Zagreb. With more than a thousand islands off the Adriatic coast, Croatia is a “Jewel“ in the Mediterranean region.

What’s Included: All transfers with professional English-speaking drivers; Airport pick up and drop off; local hand-picked English speaking guide for various walking tours; All local taxes and more!

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Departure Dates

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  • Destination
  • Arrival City
    Venice, Italy
  • Departure City
    Dubrovnik, Croatia
  • Activity Level
    Low activity level
  • Passenger Limit
    Minimum 2 passengers (group to private options available)
Venice, Italy
Arrival in Venice, Italy. The magical city of Venice, one of the most romantic and beautiful cities in the world! Enjoy in passing through the labyrinth of alleys and passageways of the sinking city of Venice, learning about its early history as a fishing village to its fascinating and famous Renaissance period. Overnight in Venice.
Accommodation: Hotel Al Theatro Palace (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
After breakfast explore the famous sites and hidden charms of Venice on amazing gondola ride. There is no doubt that Venice was built to be seen from the water where it is at its most spectacular and magnificent. Board a gondola for an amazing tour along the Grand Canal and minor canals. Get carried away by this ancient Venetian way of transportation, while a professional gondolier rows through canals. Appreciate breathtaking views of this marvelous city from the water. Enjoy on this tour through canals, pass under bridges and near the most famous city wonders of Venice. An enchanting blast on the past which will give you the possibility to experience Venice from another point of view. Overnight in Venice.
Accommodation: Hotel Al Theatro Palace (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Venice - Rovinj
In the morning embark on the public catamaran to Rovinj. On the magnificent coast of Istria (Croatia), right below the Lim Fjord, is the most romantic place in the Mediterranean! The town of Rovinj, the right destination for all of you seeking a sentimental atmosphere of the times that have forever gone by. In the Mediterranean, you can find it here, in the town that has begun its romantic life on an island, its restricted area resulting in crowded houses, narrow streets and small squares, still untouched by modern urbanism. Overnight in Rovinj.
Accommodation: Hotel Eden (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Rovinj - Porec and Pula - Rovinj
In the morning proceed to Poreč and Pula sightseeing. Istria is also called „Tuscany of Croatia“ and Poreč exemplifies this with its delightful Venetian architecture, harbor views and the astonishing UNESCO Basilica of St Euphrasius. The basilica is a masterpiece of 6th century Byzantine architecture with mosaics to rival those in Ravenna. Further down the coast is Pula. Take a walking tour of its magnificent Roman monuments, which include the immense Amphitheatre with its grand stone arches, Arch of the Sergii and the Temple of Augustus, one of the finest Roman temples outside Italy. We can say that Pula, the city itself is the best museum you can discover, for most the city views are more rewarding than the views in museums. The highlight of the day will be exclusive truffle dinner in Motovun, a city-monument, an ancient Istrian acropolis city situated on the top of a 277 meter-high hill whose current appearance originates from the Middle Ages, the 12th and 13th century and very famous region for truffle hunting. Motovun is a little charm city with spectacular landscape including the Motovun Forest, a prime locale for truffle-hunting. We will proceed to a local authentic restaurant for the most famous truffle specialties. Locals will pair best Istrian wine with truffles specialties for most delicious experience. Overnight in Rovinj.
Accommodation: Hotel Eden (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Dinner
Rovinj - Plitvice - Split
In the morning departure to National Park Plitvice Lakes. One of the top tourist attractions and an absolute must see destination in Croatia is Plitvice Lakes National Park-it's Mother Nature at her best. Meeting with the local guide and NP Plitvice Lakes sightseeing. 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 through this heaven on earth. Enjoy scenery of beautiful waterfalls and untouched nature. And don’t forget to make a wish under the largest waterfall as it is supposedly making your wishes come true. After National Park Plitvice continue to Split. Overnight in Split.
Accommodation: Hotel Cornaro (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
In the morning proceed to 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. Overnight in Split.
Accommodation: Hotel Cornaro (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Split - Hvar -Split
After breakfast embark on the private boat to the island of Hvar. The island of Hvar is the queen of the Croatian Dalmatian islands. It has been famous since the antique because of its important strategic and nautical position, the rich of the various historical periods, the culture and natural monuments and the literature. Upon arrival explore the island on your own. Overnight in Split.
Accommodation: Hotel Cornaro (*4)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Split - Dubrovnik
In the morning take a motorcycle and explore amazing Croatian coast from Split to Dubrovnik. See hidden beaches and small villages while driving along the coast. Arrival in Dubrovnik. Welcome to the Pearl of Adriatic. Dubrovnik lies in the extreme south of Croatia, basking in glorious Mediterranean sunshine for much of the year. A fairytale fortress of beautiful Baroque, Gothic and Renaissance churches, aristocratic palaces, red-roofed townhouses, magnificent monasteries and fascinating history, it is almost impossible to feel anything but uplifted and inspired here. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Accommodation: Hotel Neptun (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
After breakfast enjoy in Dubrovnik sightseeing. Explore the wonders of Dubrovnik’s Old City Centre, a UNESCO heritage site and one of the most important living historical monuments in this part of Europe. Your expert guide will take you around this magical medieval town full of legends and give you a glimpse of the incredible history that makes Dubrovnik such a unique city. Explore Dubrovnik City Walls and enjoy a unique view of the Old Town of Dubrovnik including its narrow streets and small squares. For those wanting to truly experience the best of Dubrovnik, this tour combines two enjoyable walks. The first walk takes you through Dubrovnik’s beautiful Old Town, where you can discover how the city became one of the most prosperous and advanced of all the historic maritime republics. As you step through the gates of Dubrovnik’s old city walls, you will be taking a step back in time, losing yourself in the grandeur and beauty of this culturally influential city. Slowly walk around the walls, getting magnificent views of the Old Town and the shimmering blue Adriatic Sea. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Accommodation: Hotel Neptun (4*)
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Day at leisure in Dubrovnik. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Accommodation: Hotel Neptun
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Dubrovnik (depart home)
After breakfast check out and departure to Dubrovnik airport.
Accommodation:  None (depart home
Meals Provided: Breakfast
  This itinerary is subject to change dependent on group abilities and preferences, weather and special events. Our guides and Tour Leaders will do their utmost to ensure the best possible experience without compromising safety. This may mean changing the original itinerary to avoid discomfort or risk which could be caused by exceptional heat or cold, stormy weather, heavy traffic or other reasons beyond our control.  
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