DAY 1: ZAGREB
After arrival at Zagreb airport, you will be transferred to the hotel.
DAY 2: ZAGREB
Today will be entirely at your leisure in Zagreb. Croatia’s capital city is full of beautiful buildings, monuments and openhearted, hospitable people. All these features make Zagreb a very friendly and popular city.
Overnight: Zagreb (B)
DAY 3: ZAGREB – PLITVICE
This morning you will pick up your rental car and drive to Plitvice. The Plitvice Lakes National Park consists of sixteen crystal clear interlinked lakes. The lakes offer some of the most beautiful natural sights in Europe, with cascading waterfalls during summer, snow-covered and frozen during winter. Running alongside the lakes are more than 80 km of paths offering nature lovers a great diversity of plants and animals.
Overnight: near Plitvice (B)
DAY 4: PLITVICE – SPLIT
After breakfast, it will be time to leave the nature of Plitvice behind and drive to the city of Split. It is suggested that you get an early start so you can drive via Trogir, a medieval city founded by the Greeks in the 3rd century BC, another UNESCO World Heritage Site. Trogir is famous for its beautiful Venetian Gothic stone buildings, cultural and historical monuments, art and architecture. You should also not miss Zadar, fascinating to all those who respect historical monuments.
Overnight: Split (B)
DAY 5: SPLIT
Today you can explore Split on your own or pre-book a tour. Split is one of the sunniest cities in Europe. Many of Split’s historical and cultural buildings can be found within the walls of Diocletian’s Palace. In addition, numerous museums, the National Theatre, old churches and other archeological sites in the Split region are important cultural attractions. There are many beaches in the city and its surroundings; the most popular is Bacvice, a sandy beach almost in the very heart of town. Within easy ferry, access are the islands of Hvar, famous for its purple lavender fields, and Brac, blessed with a unique beach known as The Golden Cape.
Overnight: Split (B)
DAY 6: SPLIT – DUBROVNIK
It is suggested that you try to make another early start this morning so you will have time to visit Korcula, the alleged birthplace of the famous seafarer Marco Polo. Korcula is blessed with centuries-old turrets, mansions, cathedrals, museums and narrow stone streets. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik you will drop off your rental car.
Overnight: Dubrovnik (B)
DAY 7: DUBROVNIK
The day will be entirely at your leisure in Dubrovnik. This city is a monument in itself and is the most beautiful and well-preserved city in Croatia. It is known as the jewel of Croatia. Today this city still continues to rival Venice with its beauty and charming atmosphere that attracts thousands of tourists a week. (Optional tours available). Overnight: Dubrovnik (B)
DAY 8: DUBROVNIK
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Dubrovnik Airport. (B)