THE CROATIAN – 11 Days | September 13, 2020

  • Double $3,248*
  • Single $4,225*
11 Days | Sep 13
   

 

 

*LAND ONLY Plus Applicable Taxes. Air ticketing is not advised until the Tour is guaranteed to go. International flights and travel insurance available upon request. Price guarantee applies to the land price only and excludes any taxes, supplements and airfares.

AIR AVAILABLE upon request with $300 deposit. Flight will be the day before tour start date.

DEPOSIT: $250 per person, plus optional travel insurance due at booking.

FINAL PAYMENT DUE: July 10, 2020.

Tour Presentation: February 27, and May 28, 2020, at 2:00 PM and 6:30 PM. Please call or email to RSVP.

*Price includes 10% GLOBUS EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT of $361 until May 15, 2020.

Also, receive a $50 FEHR-WAY TOURS EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT if deposit made by June 15, 2020.

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Tour Presentation:  November 14, 2019, at 2:00 PM and 6:30 PM.

Spectacular scenery, historical sights, and special experiences await you on this fantastic tour concentrating on Croatia. Along the way, overnight in Zagreb, Opatija, Zadar, Split, and Dubrovnik in Croatia, and in Slovenia’s capital Ljubljana.

If you’re interested in historical sites and UNESCO World Heritage Sites, you’ll be thrilled: visit Dubrovnik’s 15th-century Rector’s Palace, built in gothic style with renaissance and baroque elements; the 4th-century Diocletian’s Palace in Split, a well-preserved fortress; the majestic cathedral in Zagreb; the Amphitheater and Temple of Augustus in Pula; the historic and picturesque city of Trogir and the Old Town in the coastal city of Zadar.
Natural wonders and beautiful scenery abound. Enjoy guided walking tours in Plitvice National Park, famous for its lakes, waterfalls, and forests. Experience the beauty of the Dalmatian Coast, with its dramatic limestone cliffs. Visit the Postojna Caves, with numerous tunnels and stalactites, and ride a mini-train—another special experience offered by Globus!

These are just a few of the many highlights included on this magnificent Croatia tour. It’s an once-in-a-lifetime vacation!

Transportation:

Motorcoach; mini-train. Headsets throughout the tour.

Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.

Note:

  • Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
  • This tour passes through Bosnia-Herzegovina.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

ZAGREB – Welcome dinner; guided sightseeing, visit the cathedral LJUBLJANA – Guided sightseeing, visit the Town Hall’s inner court
POSTOJNA – Visit the caves
PULA – Guided visit including the Amphitheater and Temple of Augustus
PLITVICE – Guided walking tour in the national park
ZADAR – Guided walking tour through the Old Town to the main square
TROGIR – Visit the historic city
SPLIT – Dinner at a local restaurant; guided walking tour, visit Diocletian’s Palace
DUBROVNIK – Guided walking tour; visit Rector’s Palace; farewell dinner

The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:

  • Historic City of Trogir
  • Historic Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian
  • Old city of Dubrovnik
  • Plitvice Lakes National Park

MEALS

Full buffet breakfast daily; 6 three-course dinners, including a dinner at a local restaurant in Split

DAY 1 ARRIVE IN ZAGREB, CROATIA

Welcome to Zagreb! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. Dinner

DAY 2 ZAGREB–LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA

Discover the Lower and medieval Upper Town of the capital of Croatia, with a Local Guide, and admire the Austro-Hungarian architecture such as the Parliament, Stone Gate, the Archbishop’s Palace, and more, plus a visit to the majestic CATHEDRAL. Enter Slovenia and arrive in its capital, Ljubljana. Breakfast Dinner

Today’s Distance: 106 mi / 170 km

DAY 3 LJUBLJANA

Guided sightseeing features the main sights like the medieval castle, the impressive City Hall, St. Nicholas’ Cathedral, and a visit to the TOWN HALL’S INNER COURT. Balance of the day is at leisure to join the locals along the banks of the Ljubljanica River or to just relax. Breakfast

DAY 4 LJUBLJANA–POSTOJNA–OPATIJA, CROATIA

Enjoy a guided walk through the spectacular POSTOJNA CAVES and ride a mini-train. The cave was discovered in the 17th century, opened to the public in 1819, and is considered the most beautiful in Slovenia. Continue to the famous seaside resort of Opatija.  Breakfast Dinner

Today’s Distance: 81 mi / 130 km

DAY 5 OPATIJA. EXCURSION TO PULA

Take a scenic drive through the Istrian Peninsula to Pula, where your Local Guide will show you the Triumphal Arch of the Sergi, dating back to the 1st century. Then, visit the perfectly preserved AMPHITHEATER and the TEMPLE OF AUGUSTUS. Return to Opatija and immerse yourself in the relaxed atmosphere of the resort. Walk along the seaside promenade and take pictures of the famous Maiden with the Seagull. Breakfast

Today’s Distance: 130 mi / 210 km

DAY 6 OPATIJA–PLITVICE–ZADAR

Head to Plitvice and join your Local Guide for a walking tour of the NATIONAL PARK, with its lakes, waterfalls, and forests. Back to the coastline, arrive at your beautifully-located hotel, surrounded by fragrant pine woods. Breakfast Dinner

Today’s Distance: 199 mi / 320 km

DAY 7 ZADAR–TROGIR–SPLIT

A guided walking tour to the main square gives you a good impression of this city with its turbulent history of fighting off the Venetians, crusaders, and Turks over the centuries. Don’t miss the Sea Organ and the Greeting to the Sun. The next two cities are UNESCO World Heritage Sites: explore picturesque Trogir, founded by Greek colonists and a major port until Roman times, and then continue to Split, the ancient Spalato. This evening, enjoy a delicious dinner at a local restaurant. Breakfast Dinner

Today’s Distance: 137 mi / 220 km

DAY 8 SPLIT

Walk through the labyrinth of medieval streets within the walls of Emperor DIOCLETIAN’S PALACE, a well-preserved fortress and a living part of the Old Town, with your Local Guide. Also see the Mausoleum, the Cathedral of St. Domnius, and the Temple of Jupiter with its impressive basement halls—a filming location in Game of Thrones. Breakfast

DAY 9 SPLIT–BOSNIA–HERZEGOVINA–DUBROVNIK, CROATIA

Follow the Dalmatian coast, heading south to Dubrovnik. Enjoy a walking tour with a Local Guide to see the Franciscan and Dominican monasteries, and the impressive ramparts, erected during the Crusades to protect the town against land attacks. Also visit the 15th-century RECTOR’S PALACE, built in gothic style, with renaissance and baroque elements, harmoniously combined. Breakfast

Today’s Distance: 162 mi / 260 km

DAY 10 DUBROVNIK

A full day at leisure to relax or to join an exciting optional excursion. This evening, a farewell dinner awaits at your hotel to celebrate the success of your Croatian tour.  Breakfast Dinner

DAY 11 DUBROVNIK

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. Breakfast

  • Luxury Motorcoach
  • Quality Accommodations
  • Passport Required