|Tour Duration||:||11 days|
|Min. Tour Size||:||02 persons|
|Avg. Tour Size||:||25 persons|
|Includes international air|
|Tour Price (from)||:||US$|
Day 01: Arrive Belgrade (SERBIA)
Welcome to Belgrade, the Serbian capital! You will be met and transferred to your hotel. Check in time starts from 1500 hrs. The day is at leisure until you gather with your fellow travelers this evening for a Welcome Cocktail.
Overnight: Moskva Hotel or Metropol Hotel, Belgrade (2 nights)
Day 02: Belgrade
With a history dating back more the 7,000 years, Belgrade is a fascinating city to visit. Your morning sightseeing tour includes the city's main attractions: the imposing Kalemegdan Fortress, dramatically situated at the joining of the Sava and Danube Rivers; Republic Square and Mihajlova Street; Saint Sava Temple, the largest Orthodox Church in the city; and Tito's Memorial. The afternoon is free. Tonight, enjoy dinner with live music in the old Bohemian quarter of Skadarlija. (B, D)
Day 03: Belgrade/Podgorica (Flight) (MONTENEGRO)/Dubrovnik (Drive) (CROATIA)
Take a short flight to Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro. Continue by motor coach to Cetinje, the country’s historical capital, set at the foot of Mount Lovcen. Visit the Cetinje Museum, with its displays dedicated to Montenegro’s history. Then, take a spectacularly steep road down to the Bay of Kotor, the deepest fjord in Southern Europe. Finally, head into Croatia and on to Dubrovnik.
Overnight: Lacroma Hotel, Dubrovnik (2 nights) (B, D)
Day 04: Dubrovnik
Start the day with a walking tour of Old Dubrovnik this morning. Visit the Rector's Palace, and see the Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column and Sponza Palace. Next, see the Dominican Monastery and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy, one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore on your own. (B)
Day 05: Dubrovnik/Split (Drive)
Travel north along the spectacular Adriatic coast, past old fishing villages and new resorts, to Split. Enjoy a city tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Finally, see the remnants of Split's Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral.
Overnight: Atrium Hotel, Split (1 night) (B, D)
Day 06: Split/Trogir/Plitvice Lakes (Drive)
Head to Trogir, the center of artistic activities. Scholars from around the world gathered here to study and paint. Then turn inland and travel to the spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park. Have your camera ready as you take a walking tour around several of the lower lakes. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder of 16 terraced lakes surrounded by thickly wooded mountains and lush vegetation.
Overnight: Jezero Hotel, Plitvice Lakes (1 night) (B, D)
Day 07: Plitvice Lakes/Opatija/Postonja (Drive) (SLOVENIA)/Bled (Drive)
Return to the coast and travel along the beautiful bay of Kvarner to the popular resort of Opatija. After some free time, head north to Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour this fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterward, continue to Bled, beautifully set in the Julian alps.
Overnight: Park Hotel or Golf Hotel, Bled (2 nights) (B, D)
Day 08: Bled
A sightseeing tour of Bled features the charming town, the lakeshore and a visit to the imposing Bled Castle, perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is free at leisure to explore on your own. (B)
Day 09: Bled/Ljubljana/Zagreb (Drive) (CROATIA)
Travel to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia and take a walking tour. See the sights of the old city center, including the picturesque open-air Central Market, Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall and Robba’s Fountain. Then onto Zagreb, the capital of Croatia.
Overnight: Westin Hotel, Zagreb (2 nights) (B, D)
Day 10: Zagreb
This morning, enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town, St. Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral Parliament and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is free at leisure to explore on your own. (B)
Day 11: Depart Zagreb
After breakfast you have some time at leisure until the departure transfer to the airport for your flight home. Check out time is by 1100 hrs. (B)
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
English Speaking Departures (Please contact us for information on French, German, Italian and Spanish speaking departures).
Apr 27; May 11 & 25; Jun 08 & 22; Jul 06; Aug 10 & 24; Sep 07 & 21; Oct 05
Apr 26; May 10 & 24; Jun 07 & 21; Jul 05; Aug 09 & 23; Sep 06 & 20; Oct 04
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|Departure(s)||Per Person on Twin Sharing||Single Room Supplement|
|2017||US$ 2150||US$ 820|
|2018||US$ 2250||US$ 895|
This tour is not part of our small group journeys. Please contact us for other tours within the same region.
Estimated International Airfare (International airfare is NOT included in this tour)
This tour operates on a minimum of 02 and average tour size of 25 participants.
Also please note that this tour is NOT part of our small group journeys.
If you would like to have a tour on dates other than the above ones or with a customised itinerary, please contact us and we will be happy to work out an exclusive program for you.
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