Croatia is a country rich with natural beauties and cultural heritage. Confirmations of this statement are eight national parks and seven UNESCO heritage sites. During this tour you will enchanted by five national parks and six UNESCO heritage sites!Book Now Ask a Question
Upon arrival at Zagreb Airport, transfer to hotel for overnight.
Morning city tour of Zagreb, including the fortified Upper Town, St. Mark’s Church, the Cathedral, the Croatian National Theatre and the University. Afternoon drive to Opatija, once the resort of choice for the Habsburgs and European Royalty, as well as personalities from the world of culture, such as Gustav Mahler, Isidora Duncan and A.P. Chekhov. Overnight in Opatija.
Morning departure for Pula. Sightseeing tour of Pula includes a visit to the Arena (1st century), one of the best preserved Roman amphitheatres in the world. We continue to the National Park of Brijuni Islands, abounding in luxuriant subtropical vegetation and wildlife, with numerous archeological sites, consisting of 14 islands and islets of which we tour Veliki Brijun. Afterwards, we proceed to Poreč for overnight.
Visit the Basilica of St. Euphrasius (6th century), known for its splendid mosaics. Departure for Plitvice Lakes, the largest national park in Croatia, with 16 lakes and waterfalls surrounded by dense woods. Arrival at Plitvice in the late afternoon. Touring of the Plitvice Lakes National Park. Return to hotel for overnight.
Morning departure for the Paklenica National Park, known for its unique Karst landscape consisting of the Great and Small Paklenica Canyons. Departure for Zadar and then sightseeing tour of Zadar including the Roman Forum, the Cathedral of St. Anastasia and St. Donatus Church. Overnight in Zadar.
Morning departure for the Krka National Park. Touring of the waterfalls and a boat ride to the islet of Visovac to visit the Franciscan Monastery. Continuation to Šibenik, visit to the Cathedral of St. Jacob (15th century), a masterpiece of the Gothic-Renaissance art. We proceed towards Trogir, a picturesque mediaeval town, where we visit the Cathedral of St. Lawrence with its magnificent Romanesque portal. Overnight in Split.
Morning city tour of the Diocletian’s Palace (3rd century) includes the Peristyle, the Cathedral of St. Doimus (Sv. Duje) and the Jupiter’s Temple. Departure for Dubrovnik. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Sightseeing tour of Dubrovnik includes Franciscan and Dominican Monasteries, the Rector’s Palace and the Cathedral. In the afternoon, we will tour the city walls with their magnificent fortresses and towers. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Full day excursion to the island of Mljet, covered by dense pine woods. Its two salty lakes are connected by a narrow channel. In the middle of the Great Lake there is an islet with an old Benedictine Monastery. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
After breakfast, transfer to Dubrovnik Airport.