Zagreb To Venice
14 days from Zagreb, Sarajevo, Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Ljubljana and Venice
Day 5, in Dubrovnik, Wednesday
A walking tour shows you the highlights of Old Dubrovnik. See the
, Bell Tower Clock, Orlando’s Column and Sponza
Palace. Then it’s on to see the Dominican Monastery and Franciscan
Monastery with its
, one of the oldest in the world. The
rest of the day is at leisure to explore on your own, shop, stroll along
the water’s edge, or simply relax and delight in your superbly scenic
Day 6, in Dubrovnik, excursion to Montenegro, Thursday
Travel to the Republic of Montenegro. Head to the mouth of the
beautiful Bay of Kotor, the longest and deepest fjord in Southern
Europe. Enjoy a
boat ride to Our Lady of the Rocks
, one of two
islets off the coast of Perast. The Roman Catholic Church is the largest
building on the islet, with a museum attached to it. Upon return to
the coast, we will stop in Perast, an old charming coastal town. Visit
before returning to Dubrovnik. Your evening is free to
enjoy your way.
Day 7, Dubrovnik to Split, Friday
Travel north along the spectacular Adriatic coast, past old fishing
villages and new resorts, to Split. Enjoy a city tour featuring the
historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor
, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Then see the
remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic
structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral.
Day 8, Split to Trogir and Plitvice Lakes, Saturday
After breakfast, head to Trogir, a center of artistic activities in Croatia.
Scholars from around the world gather here to study and paint. Then,
turn inland and journey to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
Day 1, arrive Zagreb, Saturday
Welcome to Zagreb! You will be met at the airport and transferred
to your hotel. Then the day is at leisure to get settled in or begin
exploring. Later, gather for a Welcome Dinner with your traveling
Day 2, in Zagreb, Sunday
On a morning sightseeing tour, see the historic Upper Town, St.
Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the
, Parliament, and
Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the
winding city streets, browse through the shops, or take an optional
excursion to see the countryside.
Day 3, Zagreb to Sarajevo, Monday
Journey south, out of Croatia to Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and
Herzegovina. After checking in at the hotel, relax and enjoy dinner.
Day 4, Sarajevo to Dubrovnik, Tuesday
Sarajevo has been influenced by a number of cultures and civilizations
during its long history. On your city tour visit the Turkish bazaar
” Husref Bay’s Mosque
, the Olympic Stadium, and
. Then, continue your trip through the mountains
and along the gorge of the Neretva River to Mostar. Here, view the
remains of the Turkish quarter and the reconstruction efforts on
-century stone bridge. Finally, travel to Dubrovnik, with its
picturesque setting on the stunning Adriatic coast.