Best of Croatia Tour
Tour Code: AAD-CROA11
Destinations: Zagreb, Lake Bled, Ljubljana, Plitvice Lakes, Zadar,
Hvar Island, Dubrovnik
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
is located in Southeastern Europe, bordering the Adriatic
Sea, between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenia. Croatia occupies the largest area of the eastern coast of the
Adriatic Sea which, as a part of the Mediterranean Sea,
penetrates deep into the European continent. The narrow Dinara
Mountain Range separates the country’s Mediterranean region from
its central European continental section, which spans from the
easterly edges of the Alps in the north west to the shores of
the Danube in the East, encompassing the southern part of the
fertile Pannonian lowlands.
In Croatia you can experience towns and cities, mountains and
islands, forests and beaches, all in just a few days.
Climate: Croatia enjoys three different climates:
The coast has a pleasant Mediterranean climate with a high
number of days of sunshine per year. Summers are hot and dry and
winters are mild and wet. Temperatures drop slightly as you move
inland, where the climate is continental and moderate. Once you
climb above 1,200 m, you’ll be greeted with fresh mountain air
and temperatures around 13 ºC in the summer months.
Average Annual Temperature in Croatia:
Currency: Croatia hopes to join the euro in 2019,
but until then the national currency is the kuna.
1 HRK (Croatian Kuna) = 10.0301 INR | 1 INR =
1 HRK (Croatian Kuna) = 0.148719 USD | 1 USD = 6.72602 HRK
1 HRK (Croatian Kuna) = 0.133319 EUR | 1 EUR = 7.50032 HRK
Croatia Tour Itinerary:
DAY 1: Arrive into Zagreb
Arrive Zagreb - the capital, and the busiest and largest of all
the cities in Croatia. The city lies on the south-western part of the Pannonia Basin and extends between the Sava River and Mount
Medvednica. It represents an important link between Central
Europe and Asia Minor and the shortest link between the Pannonia
Plain and the Adriatic Sea. Arrive and Check in at Hotel.
Overnight in Zagreb.
DAY 2: Zagreb – Lake Bled – Ljubljana – Zagreb
After breakfast, proceed for Lake Bled, a
beautiful lake in the Julian Alps of the Upper Carniolan region
of northwestern Slovenia, where it adjoins the town of Bled. The
lake is of mixed glacial and tectonic origins. Visit the Old
Castle of Lake Bled with one of the most beautiful view in the
Later proceed to Ljubljana, the political and
cultural heart of the Slovenian nation. It is an important
European commercial, business, exhibition and congressional
centre as well as the transport, science and education centre of
Slovenia. Arrive and proceed for city tour of Ljubljana. Tour
starts by walking through the impressive center and medieval old
town. See the houses, squares, monuments, bridges and alleys -
feel the quaint energy of one of Europe's smallest capitals
blended in with the vibrant beat of one of Europe's largest
universities. Then after proceed back to Zagreb. Dinner and
overnight in Zagreb.
DAY 3: Zagreb
breakfast proceed for the orientation tour of Zagreb.
Tour starts the city of parks, palaces, museums and
universities, biggest attractions of the city such as the
Cathedral, the picturesque and bustling marketplace Dolac, the
Church of St. Mark – the symbol of Zagreb. Proceed to the
vantage point of the tower Lotrščak - which offers a splendid
view over Zagreb, the stone gate where you can light a candle,
and Bana Jelačič Square, which is not only the crossroads of the
upper and lower parts of the city but also the heart of the
city, connecting the young and old residents of Zagreb.
Overnight in Zagreb.
DAY 4: Zagreb – Plitvice Lakes
After breakfast proceed to Plitvice Lakes National Park
composed of 19.5 hectares of woods, lakes and waterfalls, is one
of Croatia's top sights. The 16 lakes are a stunning turquoise
and spill over into almost 90 waterfalls and bubbling streams. A
well-laid out system of wooden walkways allows you to pass all
around and sometimes through the water and there are hiking
trails through the woods. For the beauty and the attraction
of the Plitvice Lakes, travertine (white or light-coloured
calcareous rock deposited from mineral springs) and the plants of travertine
take the credit. This is a
magnificent architectonic phenomenon of nature, surrounded by
thick woods in which bears, wolves, wild hares, martens, and
The park has given UNESCO Cultural
Heritage status in 1979. There’s also quite an altitude
difference – the highest point is at 1,280m, the lowest at 380m
– although the total height difference between the lakes
themselves is only 135m. (Veliki Slap, the largest waterfall, is
Arrive and Check in at Hotel. Overnight in
Lake Plitvice .
DAY 5: Plitvice – Zadar – Split
After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to city
of Zadar. The name of the city of Zadar emerged as
Iadera and Iader in ancient times, but the origin of the name is
older. It was most probably related to a hydrographical term,
coined by an ancient Mediterranean people and their
Pre-Indo-European language. They transmitted it to later
settlers, the Liburnians. Roman Forum – the largest on the
eastern side of the Adriatic, founded by the first Roman Emperor
Augustus, as shown by two stone inscriptions about its
completion dating from the 3rd century. Church of St. Donatus –
a monumental round building from the 9th century in
pre-Romanesque style, traditionally but erroneously said to have
been erected on the site of a temple of Juno.
Later visit one of the best attraction of Zadar, The Sea
Organ (“morske orgulje”). The Sea Organ was designed by
Croatian architect Nikola Basic and opened to the public
in 2005. The 230-foot sea-organ in Croatia harnesses the energy
of the winds and waters of the Adriatic sea to create random but
soothing and harmonized notes.
Then after proceed for Split, the second-largest city of
Croatia and the largest city of the region of Dalmatia,
lies on the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea. Arrive and Check
in at hotel. Overnight in Split.
DAY 6: Split
After Breakfast proceed for the City tour of Split
with a Local Specialist featuring the historic inner city,
built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO
World Cultural Heritage site. See the remnants of Split's Roman
heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's
Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. See the VocniTrg (Fruit
Square) Marjan hill attractions. Island Republic Square is one
of the most beautiful squares in Split. This beautiful Neo
Renaissance square decorated by three sides columns while the
fourth side is open to the sea.
Then after proceed for Trogir, a historic town and
harbour on the Adriatic coast in Split-Dalmatia County. Arrive
Trogir and proceed for orientation tour of Trogir. Then after
proceed to one of the best beach in Trogir, Okrug Gornji known
for the versatility of touristic possibilities, various
entertainment, sport and recreation activities.
Optional Activities at an additional cost are available at the
beach like Parasailing, Quad and Buggy Safari, Paintball, Sea
Scooter, Surfing Kayaking, Tuba Drive and Banana Drive. Later
return back to Split. Overnight in Split.
DAY 7: Split – Hvar Island
After breakfast, free time for shopping. Then after take a after
ferry to Hvar Island. The town of Hvar is unique
cultural and historical heritage and an important tourist
destination with a centuries-old tradition in tourism. Arrive
and Check in at Hotel. Enjoy the Night life in Hvar Island .
Overnight In Hvar Island .
DAY 8: Hvar Island
After breakfast, proceed for the orientation city tour of Hvar ,
featuring views of the Fortress and Franciscan Monastery.
Conde Nast Travel Magazine included Hvar Island among the 10
most beautiful Islands in the world. Rest of the day
free to enjoy the Island on your own.
Blue Grotto Cave, Green Grotto and 03 Islands Speed Boat Tour
Visit the beautiful Blue Cave on Vis and the Green Cave at
Pakleni islands. A unique and popular speedboat program.
Overnight In Hvar Island
DAY 9: Hvar Island – Dubrovnik
After Breakfast check out from hotel and drive through the Havr
Island toward Sucuraj. We drive from Sucuraj for Drvenik and
proceed towards Dubrovnik. Arrive Dubrovnik and proceed to check
in at hotel. Overnight in Hotel.
DAY 10: Dubrovnik
After Breakfast proceed to Tour of Dubrovnik.
Dubrovnik is a famous city enlisted as UNESCO's World Heritage.
In the morning there will be a walking tour of ‘Old Dubrovnik';
the Rector's Palace, Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column,
Onofrio fountain and the Sponza Palace. You will also see the
Dominican Monastery and Franciscan Monastery with its
Pharmacy, one of the oldest in the world.
After lunch, one can take the Dubrovnik Cable Car Ride
(Optional) and be amazed with the breathtaking views of the Old
City of Dubrovnik, the crystal clear Adriatic Sea, and the
Evening, can take a Boat Trip around Dubrovnik with Dinner
(Optional). Relax while sailing under the starlit sky and enjoy
the moonlight reflecting on the Adriatic Sea. Overnight at
DAY 11: Dubrovnik – Departure
After breakfast, check out from hotel and proceed to Dubrovnik
Airport to board flight for home destination.
Memorable Croatia Tour ends!!.
Tour Departure Dates: The
Tour is Guaranteed with Minimum of 15-25 Passengers.
Booking closes 2 months prior to the
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Package Cost Includes:
Accommodation on Twin or Triple
sharing basis in 3 & 4 hotel.
All meals –breakfast, lunch and
Entire road journey &
sightseeing by super deluxe air-conditioned luxury coach.
Services of a tour escort.
Entry fees of all the
sightseeing mentioned as per the itinerary.
Enjoy the multi International
Cuisine* in Masters of Chefs Series.
Package Cost Excludes:
Return Air Fare (Tickets will be
booked on Case to Case basis)
Schengen Tourist Visa (Since Bio
Metrics is Mandatory for Schengen Visa, we will assist
applicants on Case to Case basis)
Tips (4-5 EUR per person Per Day)
Personal purchases and drinks except those included in the
Change in the Order of Itinerary / amendments as per
Personal Interests / Convenience.
Deviation of Tour Itinerary as per the personal interests.
Incidental Expenses due
to Natural Calamities / Weather disruptions / Flight delays
/ War/ Strike / Fire / Acts of
government / Riot, etc.
Expenses of personal nature such as room service, bar,
laundry, porterage, tipping, etc.
In case of Cancellation within the Cancellation period, you
would be provided with a CREDIT NOTE which can be utilized
in any International Tour within the span of 1 year.
In case of bad weather condition or if incase client
personally doesn’t want to visit any sightseeing, we are not
liable for refund.
All items and services mentioned in the itinerary are
subject to availability at time of confirmation of the tour.
If the group size is less than 8 people 150 Euro per person
surcharge will be applicable.
Company reserves the rights to change hotels, schedule &
departure dates without any prior notice.
The above is the basic itinerary Route can be changed
depending upon the availability at the hotels.
Itinerary can be shuffled by the Tour Leader According to