Best of Croatia and Slovenia

Tour Type: Regional Explorer
Brochure Type: Europe & Britain 2021

Don't miss a thing on this epic Croatia and Slovenia trip where the travel highlight is a heart-warming visit with Monika and Gregor on their ecological farm near Lake Bled. Along with all the main sights, you'll soak up the sun-kissed village atmosphere on the sparkling Adriatic.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • Explore Zagreb, Pula, Rovinj, Trogir, Split and Dubrovnik with a Local Specialist
  • Discover Ljubljana, Bled, Opatija and Ston
  • Visit the Church of Assumption on Bled Island, the arena in Pula, Plitvice National Park, Diocletian's Palace in Split and the salt pans in Ston
  • View the Park of Sv. Jakov in Opatija and the lakes and waterfalls of Plitvice National Park
  • See Zagreb's Ban Jelacic Square, the Triple Bridge and Castle of Ljubljana and the Old City of Dubrovnik
  • Scenic Cruise to Bled Island
Dining Highlights
  • 10 breakfasts
  • 4 dinners (including Be My Guest)
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and up to half your evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Handcrafted Highlights

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Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 12/31/2020
Duration
11 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1ZagrebWelcome to Zagreb: Embark on an off-the-beaten track discovery of Croatia. The capital city of Zagreb is your springboard to an enchanting journey through what was once a troubled region and is today a land of diverse cultures and traditions. Meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers this evening for a Welcome Reception and orientation drive.
Hilton Garden Inn
Day 2Lakeside BledJourney to Lakeside Bled: Spend the morning exploring Zagreb with a Local Specialist before travelling through romantic landscapes to the lakeside resort town of Bled, where we'll stay the next two nights.
Park
Day 3BledDiscover Enchanting Bled: Spend today exploring this magnificent setting on your terms, or consider joining an Optional Experience to discover more of Slovenia's majestic scenery. This evening, at our Be My Guest experience, savour local Slovenian flavours as you Connect With Locals at a traditional dinner with a local family.
Day 4Ljubljana and OpatijaOnwards to Ljubljana and Opatija: We leave the beauty of Bled behind for one of Europe's smallest capitals. Embark on an orientation tour of Ljubljana this morning, admiring its Old Town, bridges and castle. We continue to the seaside resort of Opatija.
Paris
Day 5Pula and RovinjEnjoy a Day in Pula and Rovinj: Seaside splendour is on the agenda today and you'll start your day in the coastal city of Pula on Croatia's Istrian Peninsula. A visit to the 1st century arena with a Local Specialist will unravel the city's historical role as a strategic location for the Romans, Ostrogoths, Venetians and Allied Forces in World War II. Later, we head to the fishing port of Rovinj, where we wander through the Old Town and witness it's Mediterranean influences. Return to Opatija for some free time. See the statuesque nymph, her hand outstretched to cradle a seagull as a symbol of this region, and admire the belle-epoque architecture.
Day 6PlitviceOff to Stunning Plitvice: The extraordinary natural beauty of Plitvice takes centre stage today as we embark on a guided walking tour. Admire the cascade of spectacular waterfalls and crystal-clear waters reflecting green, grey and blue against the lush landscapes. Enjoy dinner at your hotel.
Jezero
Day 7SplitAdmire Historic Trogir and on to Split: Today, we visit the walled island of Trogir with a Local Specialist. The stone town is connected to the mainland and the island of Ciovo by bridges and will delight lovers of art, and Renaissance, Baroque and Romanesque architecture. We continue our journey to Split, where we'll join a Local Specialist for a sightseeing tour, which includes entry into Diocletian's Palace, built for the emperor's retirement. Spend the evening on your own, or join an Optional Experience to enjoy traditional Dalmatian flavours.
Atrium
Day 8SplitSplit Your Way: Delve into centuries of heritage on this free day in Split. Consider a full-day Optional Experience to one of the Dalmatian islands. Ascend the bell tower for magnificent views of the sprawling terracotta roofs and white marble facades that edge on to the Adriatic. Or savour the city's delicious gastronomy at cafes tucked away in hidden lanes.
Day 9DubrovnikContinue to Dubrovnik: The impressive walls of Dubrovnik beckon, but not before we stop to admire the extraordinary walled city of Ston, with its dramatic views and laid-back fishing village atmosphere. Dive Into Culture and visit Europe's oldest salt pans where you'll hear how salt has been harvested here since ancient times. We continue to Dubrovnik this evening.
Lero
Day 10DubrovnikExplore Iconic Dubrovnik: Tread in the footsteps of Lord Byron and George Bernard Shaw, who were intoxicated by the allure of Dubrovnik. With your Local Specialist, you'll embark embark on a Small Group Sightseeing tour past the Rector's Palace, Onofrio's Fountain and the Franciscan and Dominican monasteries, before spending time on your own. Tonight, join your travel companions for a regional dinner.
Day 11DubrovnikFarewell Dubrovnik: Our time together comes to an end this morning after breakfast. Find out more about your free airport transfer at trafalgar.com/freetransfers.
Dates/Pricing

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04/18/2021$2,795.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
04/25/2021$2,795.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/02/2021$2,875.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/09/2021$2,875.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
05/16/2021$2,875.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/23/2021$2,975.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
05/30/2021$2,975.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/06/2021$2,975.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/13/2021$2,975.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/20/2021$2,975.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
06/27/2021$3,095.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/04/2021$3,095.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
07/11/2021$3,095.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/18/2021$3,095.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/25/2021$3,095.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/01/2021$3,195.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
08/08/2021$3,195.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/15/2021$3,195.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/22/2021$3,075.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/29/2021$3,075.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/05/2021$3,075.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/12/2021$3,025.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
09/19/2021$3,025.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
09/26/2021$2,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/03/2021$2,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/10/2021$2,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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