Kompas Escorted Tours 2018

029 Day 5, to Split, Monday 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 Diocletian’s Palace , a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Finally, see the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. (B, D) Day 6, to Trogir and Plitvice Lakes, Tuesday Head to Trogir, the center of artistic activities. Scholars from around the world gather here to study and paint. Then turn inland and travel to spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park . Have your camera ready as you take a walking tour around several of the lower lakes. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder of 16 terraced lakes surrounded by thickly wooded mountains and lush vegetation. (B, D) Day 7, to Opatija, Postojna and Bled, Wednesday Return to the coast and travel along the beautiful bay of Kvarner to the popular resort of Opatija. After some free time, head north to Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour this fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterward, continue to Bled, beautifully set in the Julian Alps. (B, D) Day 8, in Bled, Thursday A sightseeing tour of Bled features the charming town, the lakeshore, and a visit to the imposing Bled Castle , perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is at leisure to explore on your own, stroll along the lake, shop, sit back in a café and nibble on Bled cream cake, or perhaps join an optional excursion visiting the small island in the middle of the lake. (B) Day 9, to Ljubljana and Zagreb, Friday Travel to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, and take a walking tour. See the sights of the old city center, including the picturesque open-air Central Market, Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall, and Robba’s Fountain. Then, on to Zagreb, the capital of Croatia. (B, D) Day 10, in Zagreb, Saturday This morning, enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town, St Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral , Parliament, and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is free to explore the winding streets of the Old Town, relax in a café or take an optional excursion to see the countryside. (B) Day 11, depart Zagreb, Sunday After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight. (B) Included Features: � First class hotels, rooms with private facilities � Economy class flight Belgrade (Serbia) to Podgorica (Montenegro) � Airport arrival and departure transfers � Breakfast daily and 6 dinners � Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach � Professional Tour Director throughout � Luggage handling � Whisper technology enhanced touring � Service charges and hotel taxes Sightseeing Tours Included: � Belgrade � Cetinje � Kotor � Dubrovnik � Split � Plitvice Lakes � Postojna Caves � Bled � Ljubljana � Zagreb � Hotels: � Belgrade: Moskva (F)/ Metropol (F) � Dubrovnik: Lacroma (F) � Split: Atrium (F) � Plitvice: Jezero (F) � Bled: Park (F) / Golf (F) � Zagreb: Westin (DLX) TOUR K700 START DATES: END DATES: 26-Apr 06-May 10-May 20-May 24-May 03-Jun 07-Jun 17-Jun 21-Jun 01-Jul 05-Jul 15-Jul 09-Aug 19-Aug 23-Aug 02-Sep 06-Sep 16-Sep 20-Sep 30-Sep 04-Oct 14-Oct PRICES: PER PERSON IN TWIN: $2,199 SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: $879 Belgrade Podgorica Kotor SLOVENIA Zagreb Dubrovnik Split ITALY HUNGARY AUSTRIA SERBIA CROATIA BOSNIA AND HERCEGOVINA GERMANY 2 Ljubljana Bled Postojna cave Plitvice Lakes 1 1 2 2 MONTENEGRO 2