CROATIA

 

Day 1

Arrival at the airport. Transfer to the hotel.

 

Day 2

ZAGREB

Explore the medieval Upper Town. Walk along the cobble stone streets with red tile roof buildings. Visit St. Mark’s Church that includes many works of Ivan Mestrovic, Croatia\\\'s most famous sculptor. Continue to the Cathedral. See the building of the Croatian National Theatre and the University.

 

Day 3

Zagreb - Rijeka

Travel to Rijeka, the principal seaport of Croatia.Stroll along the pedestrianized Korzo and continue with a visit of the maritime museum. Climb the stairs to Trsat to visit its recently-restored fortress and several historic churches.

 

Day 4

Rijeka - Plitvice

The tour goes to the Plitvice Lakes National Park on the UNESCO’s List of World Natural Heritage. The park is a breathtaking natural splendor, which harbours a grand collection of waterfalls, gallery of lakes, forest and diversity of animal life. It represents a phenomenon of karst hydrography.

 

Day 5

Plitvice - Split

Departure to Split. The tour starts with a visit of Diocletian’s Palace, the massive building built by the Roman emperor Diocletian. Explore the Peristyle, the Jupiter’s Temple and the Cathedral.

 

Day 6

Split - Zadar

Travel to Zadar. See the Roman Forum, the largest on the eastern side of the Adriatic, founded by the first Roman Emperor Augustus. Visit St. Donatus Church, one of the most impressive churches and the largest Pre-Romanesque building in Croatia.

 

Day 8

Zadar - Dubrovnik

Travel to Dubrovnik. Start the sightseeing tour in the afternoon. Enjoy Dubrovnik, a part of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Explore the Franciscan Monastery and Europe’s third oldest pharmacy. Overnight Dubrovnik.

 

Day 9

Dubrovnik

Today the tour goes to the Rector’s Palace, a harmonious Gothic and Renaissance palace with certain Baroque additions. Visit the Cathedral and find the Cathedral Treasury. Time at leisure.

Day 10

Transfer to the airport.