Escorted Tours 2024

87 16DBEGTIR START END PER PERSON IN TWIN March 21 March 5 $3,776 May 2 May 17 $4,089 June 13 June 28 $4,378 July 25 August 9 $4,669 September 5 September 20 $4,378 Single Room Supplement $1,150 Except for July 25 & September 5 $1,489 zagreb 2 3 1 slovenia split bled plitivice TIRANA B-Breakfast D-Dinner L-Lunch INCLUDED FEATURES # First-class hotels # Arrival transfer from Durbovnik airport on Day 1 # Departure transfer to Tirana airport on Day 16 # Daily breakfast, 1 lunch and 9 dinners # Professional English-Speaking Tour Director # Licensed Local Guides # Tours with modern air-conditioned motor coach # Whisper technology for enhanced touring # Luggage handling (1 piece per person) # Service charges and hotel taxes # Entrance fees included where indicated in bold INCLUDED CITY TOURS # Belgrade # Zagreb # Bled # Postojna Cave # Plitvice Lakes # Split # Dubrovnik # Kotor # Tirana INCLUDED HOTELS # Belgrade - Hotel Moskva / Courtyard by Marriott (F) or similar # Zagreb - Zonar (F) or similar # Bled - Kompas (F)/ Bled Rose (F) or similar # Plitvice - Hotel Jezero (F) or similar # Split - Hotel Corner (F) or similar # Dubrovnik - Lero (F) or similar # Tivat - Palma (F) or similar # Tirana - Colloseo (F) or similar NOTE: Because of the narrow and cobbled streets, walking is the primary way of getting around. Please make sure to pack comfortable walking shoes. croatia continue to the coast and have a stop in Opatija. Enjoy a walking tour of this fashionable resort from the 19th century, dotted with Habsburg-era villas. After some free time, continue towards Plitvice Lakes. (B, D) Day 9, Friday, explore Plitvice Lakes After breakfast, have your camera ready as you take a walking tour around the lower lakes. The breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder includes sixteen terraced lakes surrounded by thickly wooded mountains and lush vegetation. After the tour, head to Split. Overnight in Split. (B, D) Day 10, Saturday, discover Split In the morning, enjoy a sightseeing tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, 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. The rest of the day is yours to stroll through the beautiful streets of Split, enjoy the beach, or join us on an Optional Excursion to the Jet Set spot of the rich and famous - the Island of Hvar. (B) Day 11, Sunday, to Dubrovnik After breakfast, travel to Dubrovnik. The rest of the day is yours to explore. (B, D) Day 12, Monday, explore Dubrovnik After breakfast, take a walking tour of Old Dubrovnik. Visit Rector's Palace and see the Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column, Sponza Palace, the Dominican Monastery, and the Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy - one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is free to continue exploring Dubrovnik. Otherwise, join an Optional Excursion to a home- hosted dinner in Dubelj. (B) Day 13, Tuesday, continuing to Tivat After breakfast, our journey takes us to Montenegro, with a view of Kotor Bay - the only South European fiord. Take a tour of the old town of Kotor, a UNESCO heritage Site. Continue to Tivat, Montenegro for the night. (B, D) Day 14, Wednesday, to Tirana After breakfast, drive through Budva and Bar towards the town of Shkodra - a major Albanian cultural center. Shkodra was the center of the Illyrian tribe Labeat and was taken by the Romans in 168 B.C. View the Rozafa Castle, magnificently situated on a rocky outcrop of limestone high above the city. Continue the drive to Tirana, Albania. (B, D) Day 15, Thursday, exploring Tirana On a morning sightseeing tour, see Sheshi Skenderbej (Skanderbeg Square), the Mosque of Ethem Bey, the Clock Tower, and the statue of G.K. Skanderbeg - Albania's national hero. Visit the Palace of Culture, built with Soviet assistance, and the National History Museum with a mosaic on its fa<ade portraying Albanian history. Your afternoon is free to continue exploring. Visit local shops, resturants, or simply relax. (B) Day 16, Friday - depart Tirana After breakfast, check out from your hotel and transfer to Tirana airport for your departure. (B) 2 belgrade 2 2 dubrovnik 1 2 tirana tivat