Duration: 13 - 16 Days
Highlights: Zagreb, Varazdin, Pula, Rovinj, Motovun, Brijuni Islands, Plitvice Lakes, Zadar, Split, Hvar Island, Ston, Dubrovnik
Unique Experiences: Private presentation of olive oil production and olive oil tasting, Private Wine Tasting in Boutique Family Wineries, Private presentation of truffle hunting, Private Boat Ride to the Oyster Banks including Oyster Tasting followed by a Traditional Light lunch on a Private little Islet, Home – Hosted Lunch in Family Run Tavern
With this majestic tour you will reach the most unique places and acquire unique experience of pure, green nature as well as cultural and historical heritage of the famous UNESCO protected places
Day 1: Arriving to Capital of Croatia Zagreb, you will be transferred with luxury vehicle to chosen hotel
Day 2: Today’s privately guided tour will present you all highlights of Zagreb
Day 3: For all those romantic dreamers, today’s tour will offer a real step into the past: a visit to Trakošćan castle. Dating way back to the 13th century this exquisite jewel was initially built as a defense fortress and later on extended and readjusted as a residence of the Drašković noble family
Day 4: Today’s transfer from Zagreb to Rovinj will include the tour at the historic center of the Pula at its most famous landmark - the Pula amphitheater. One of the largest surviving Roman amphitheaters in the world, it was once the scene of bloody gladiator fights. Before continuing to Rovinj, use the opportunity of having private olive oil tasting
Day 5: Today’s tour will present you Istrian Hinterland which very different from its coast
Day 6: Enjoy independent exploration of Rovinj
Day 7: With your private English speaking guide explore the Brijuni archipelago is made up of 14 islands, some of which have been inhabited since Paleolithic times
Day 8: This morning you will check-out Rovinj and meet your driver for a private transfer to Plitvice Lakes National Park. The park is located in the very heart of the country, where an area of over 100 square miles is covered with lakes, waterfalls, and forest, now protected as a UNESCO World Heritage
Day 9: This morning you will continue your tour going to south of Croatia. Enroute you will make a stop in Zadar, ancient town, standing on an almost-isle with much of the old town walls still intact. There are many remarkable quarters and monuments just waiting for you to discover.
Day 10: Today you will explore Split, the second largest city in Croatia, is the home of the Diocletian Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site complex built in the 3rd Century and covering a considerable area in the heart of the old town.
Day 11: Today’s tour includes visit of most visited destination in Croatia – Hvar Island. Ferry ride away, you will visit Stari Grad, Hvar town and not to be missed family run restaurant with unique cooking style.
Day 12: Today’s itinerary includes transfer from Split to Dubrovnik with a stop in Ston where you will enjoy private boat drive to the oyster banks including oyster tasting followed by a traditional light lunch on a private islet and private wine tasting in boutique family run winery
Day 13: In a private guidance of your licensed English speaking guide you will explore the Pearl of Mediterranean. Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful cities in the Mediterranean and world, whose history dates from the 7th century
Day 14: Independently discover beauties of Dubrovnik and its region
Day 15: After leisure breakfast you will meet your English speaking driver for a private transfer to the airport.