BALKAN FLAVORS + EXTENDED TOUR

+ EXTENDED TOUR- along with Balkan Flavor regions and places
DURATION: 9 days
REGIONS: Dalmatia, Istria, Italy
PLACES: Dubrovnik, Split, Trogir, Zadar, NP Krka, NP Plitvice Lakes, Rovinj, Motovun, Poreč, Pula, NP Brijuni, Venice
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Day 1 Zagreb
Welcome to Croatia! Your holiday starts at the Croatia’s capital city, Zagreb! Your guide is waiting for you at the airport. Transfer to the hotel in the city centre. If there is available time (depends on the time of arrival) have a nice evening walk through the city center with your guide. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 Zagreb
After breakfast, let’s start exploring Croatia! We will start with Zagreb guided tour, to show you all there is to be seen in this city! Take some free time, explore, have a walk, drink a coffee, shop.
When sightseeing is finished have a lunch at the hotel. Also, have a rest, because tonight a dinner in one of Zagreb famous restaurants is planned.

Day 3 Zagreb – Zagorje - Zagreb
Drive through Zagorje. Take a look at this greenest Croatian region! Climb up to the most beautiful Croatian castle- Trakošćan. See the stunning landscapes from one of its towers. When the tour is finished, it is time to have a lunch and a short break before we continue the drive to Varaždin town. Take a break after the guided tour through Varaždin beauties. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 4 Zagreb - Plitvice- Jajce(BIH)
It is time for, by many, the most beautiful Croatian National Park, Plitvice Lakes. Try some of this regions specialties and let us start the tour through the Park. Enjoy its beauty! Today’s tour finishes with the drive towards Jajce, a city in the central part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Welcome! Accommodation in the hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 5 Jajce(BIH)
Town of Jajce has one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world and surely it is the only one located in the city centre. Let’s take a guided tour and pass by it and its old town. Free time to explore the town by yourself. Lunch at the hotel.
Dinner in one of the restaurant in Jajce.

Day 6 Jajce - Sarajevo(BIH)
Drive to the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina- Sarajevo city. While travelling enjoy the untouched scenery. Accommodation in the hotel, lunch and a sightseeing of Sarajevo. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 7 Sarajevo(BIH)
Free day to enjoy your way of relaxation. Explore the city, try the food in its restaurants, shop...
The dinner will be held in one of Sarajevo’s best restaurant.

Day 8 Sarajevo- Mostar(BIH)
Time for Mostar and the magical bridge over Neretva river. Drive towards Mostar. Upon arrival, accommodation in the hotel, short break and lunch. Let us take you on a guided tour of the town. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 9 Mostar- Počitelj(BIH)
After breakfast let us take you to The historic urban site of Počitelj, listed on UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take time to enjoy tranquility of this place and be sure you got it all on your cameras. Return to the hotel. Lunch at the hotel. Dinner in one of Mostar’s restaurants.

Day 10 Mostar- Dubrovnik(CRO)
Goodbye Bosnia and Herzegovina! Drive towards Dubrovnik. Accommodation and lunch at the hotel. Take a rest, in the evening time your guide will take you for a short walk. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 11 Dubrovnik – Ston - Dubrovnik
Today you will be finally introduced to the magnificent town of Dubrovnik! Local guide will show you every street, every tower, every palace, the walls. Indulge yourself in the medieval time! After guided tour of Dubrovnik sightseeing continues in Ston, but before the tour enjoy specialtiesprepared in one of the best Ston restaurants. And now take a look at the ancient saltern or have a walk on the longest defensive wall in Europe! Return to Dubrovnik. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 12 Dubrovnik
Whole day is a free day. Enjoy Dubrovnik, now once you get to know it, through museums and galleries, restaurants, cultural events. Stroll down its cobblestone streets. Enjoy wellness and massages. Relax. In a case you want to have an active day we offer a variety of half and full day tours.
Tonight a dinner is planned in one of Dubrovnik's best restaurants.

Day 13 Dubrovnik
It is the end of your journey. Departure to the airport.. Goodbye!


+ EXTENDED TOUR
Day 13 Dubrovnik- Split
Drive to Split with short breaks! Accommodation and lunch at the hotel. Free time to enjoy the sea and beaches, wellness and spa... Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 14 Split
Morning sightseeing of the ancient town Split. Local guide is with us to get you know this city, its history and beauty. Free time for lunch and a stroll through Split's centre. We recommend that you to relax and to refresh because tonight a dinner is served in one of Split’s best restaurants.

Day 15 Split- Trogir- Zadar
After breakfast we head towards Zadar, with a stop at Trogir, historic town on the UNESCO's World Heritage List. Free time for lunch. Drive to Zadar. Accommodation in the hotel. Have an evening walk through Zadar centre with your guide. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 16 Zadar
Good morning, Zadar! After breakfast, sightseeing of this historical town starts! Local guide is waiting, there is so much to be discovered. Free time for strolling around. Return to the hotel and lunch. Afternoon is your free time to enjoy what you liked the most. Dinner in one of Zadar best restaurants.

Day 17 Zadar – Krka - Zadar
Departure from Zadar towards Krka National Park. Local guide will tour us through this magnificent park filled with water. Lunch and free time. A drive back to Zadar. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 18 Zadar – Plitvice Lakes - Rovinj
It is time for, by many, the most beautiful Croatian National Park, Plitvice Lakes. Check- out from the hotel and drive to Plitvice Lakes starts! Try some of region specialties and let us begin the tour through the Park. Enjoy its beauty! We continue the drive to Rovinj, in Istria region. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 19 Rovinj – Motovun – Poreč - Rovinj
It is time to get to know Istria! We are taking you on a journey through Istrian interior. Drive towards Motovun and Livade, to have a sightseeing tour with the local guide and lunch break. After lunch we are headed to Poreč. After guided city tour it is time to enjoy the town by yourself exploring the numerous sights and shops. Return to the hotel. Dinner in one of Istrian restaurants.

Day 20 Rovinj- Pula –Brijuni- Rovinj
A full day trip to one of Croatia's National Park- Brijuni and an ancient town Pula. But first a small stop with in Svetvinčenat, small picturesque town. Drive to Fažana to catch a ferry for the transfer to the Brijuni Park. A guided tour of whole Park with the small tourist train. Free time for lunch. Return to the mainland, drive to Pula. Upon arrival a panoramic tour of town Pula. A guided tour of magnificent amphitheater and city centre. Free time to enjoy the city. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 21 Rovinj - Venice, Italy
Departure from Rovinj towards Venice, city also known as the “City of bridges”. Upon arrival, check- in at the hotel, lunch, short rest and a guided tour starts! Explore the beauty of Venice in a half day guiding tour. Free time for walking, discovering and shopping. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 22 Venice, Italy
It is the end of your journey. Departure to the airport. Goodbye!