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Highlights of Croatia & The Adriatic Islands

Tour rating: 4.93 / 5, Based on 3 Reviews
Private tour to Croatia

Discover the highlights of Croatia with a customizable private tour which blends sightseeing on land with precious time sailing the Adriatic Islands on board a first-class cruise vessel. Dive in the architectural heritage and natural beauty of Croatia with professional local guides, see the best of Zagreb, Zadar, Split, and Dubrovnik as well as the islands.

Highlights of Croatia & The Adriatic Islands

13 days3 cities
Croatia1 country
Private tour to Croatia
From
$3,995
Tour rating: 4.93 / 5, Based on 3 Reviews

Discover the highlights of Croatia with a customizable private tour which blends sightseeing on land with precious time sailing the Adriatic Islands on board a first-class cruise vessel. Dive in the architectural heritage and natural beauty of Croatia with professional local guides, see the best of Zagreb, Zadar, Split, and Dubrovnik as well as the islands.

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Day-By-Day

Zagreb

first destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival to Zagreb
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to the capital of Croatia - Zagreb! Your driver meets you at the exit gates of the airport holding a sign with your name on it and transfers you to your centrally located hotel.

Day 2
City Tour of Zagreb
City tour
City tour

After breakfast, you meet your private guide at the hotel an set off on an enjoyable 2-hour sightseeing tour of Zagreb. Zagreb is a city of green parks and beautiful architecture.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

car
Zagreb
Zadar
3 hrs

Have an enjoyable car journey from northwestern Zagreb to the coastal Croatian city of Zadar. This scenic trip with an experienced driver offers a worry-free experience and outstanding views.

Zadar

second destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 3
Exploring Plitvice Lakes & Arrival to Zadar
City tour
City tour
Nature views
Nature views

After breakfast, you check out from the hotel and meet your private driver who transfers you to Zadar. Along the way, you explore the Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Day 4
Zadar Sightseeing Tour
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast, you meet your guide and start your 2-hour walking city tour in Zadar. Zadar is the heart of the Croatian Adriatic, rich in touristic attractions. During the tour, you explore St. Anastasia's Cathedral, Sea Organ and Greeting to the Sun.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

car
Zadar
Split
1 hr 40 min

Sit back and enjoy one of the most scenic car routes in Croatia, taking you down the coast from Zadar to Split. Along the way, you pass numerous small towns and gorgeous vistas.

Split

third destination
8 days cruising and 1 day in the city
Day 5
Arrival in Split & City Tour
City tour
City tour

In the morning after breakfast, you check out from the hotel, meet your private driver at the hotel lobby and head to Split, the second-largest city of Croatia.

Day 6
Embarkation & Enjoying the Isle of Brac
Free day
Free day

After breakfast and check-out, you meet your driver, who takes you to the harbor to board the elegant ship and start your memorable cruise.

Day 7
Exploring Hvar
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast, you enjoy your free time, relaxing on the sun and observing stunning landscapes of Croatian coastline.

Day 8
Enjoying the Highlights of Vis
Free day
Free day

Today you make your way to the island of Vis and after breakfast, you may join an optional tour around this historical spot that has served as a strategic military port for several centuries.

Day 9
The Charms of Vela Luka
Free day
Free day

After breakfast, you continue your exploration of sun-kissed Croatia. Today you enjoy time in Vela Luka, an enchanting port town on the western side of Korcula Island.

Day 10
Experiencing Korcula
Dinner
Dinner
City tour
City tour

Today, savoring breakfast, you sail around the gorgeous Island and have a stop at Korcula, the hometown of Marco Polo. During the orientation tour you discover the major highlights of charming Korcula.

Day 11
Mljet Discovery
Free day
Free day

In the morning you sail to one of the most beautiful Croatian islands, Mljet. The island is a National Park which you can explore by renting a bike.

Day 12
The Gems of Stunning Dubrovnik
City tour
City tour
Dinner
Dinner

After breakfast, you arrive at the true marvel of the Adriatic, amazing Dubrovnik. During an exciting walking tour, you see the treasures of the Old Town, walk along the Stradun and listen to some local legends and tales.

Day 13
Disembarkation & Departure
Transfer
Transfer

This is the final day of your cruise! After breakfast, you disembark the ship. Your private driver takes you to the airport for your departure flight.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

ship
Split
Dubrovnik
4 hrs 30 min

Have a memorable time onboard a high-comfort vessel, exploring the island treasures of Croatia. During this trip, you get to view the highlights of numerous destinations and have a nice onboard experience.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable 4-star or 5-star hotels in Zagreb, Zadar and Split;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • 7 nights on board the Elegance cruise ship, accommodation in the Lower Deck Cabin;
  • Daily delicious buffet breakfasts and 3-course lunches on board;
  • Unlimited drinking water;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary with private drivers;
  • Professional English-speaking guides;
  • Rich sightseeing walking tours according to the itinerary;
  • Captain's Dinner on board and traditional village dinner on Korcula Island;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Fully tailor-made program according to your interest;
  • Your own professional local guides;
  • Full flexibility of hotel options;
  • Touring the must-sees of Zagreb, Zadar and Split;
  • Spending time by the UNESCO-listed Plitvice Lakes;
  • Exploring the highlights of Croatia's gorgeous Adriatic Islands, including Brac, Hvar, Vis, and Mljet;
  • Tour of the major sights of Dubrovnik.

What To Know

  • Credit cards are not accepted at many places, so make sure to have a debit card or to withdraw some cash from the ATM beforehand
  • Be prepared for currency conversion fees when paying with a card issued in USD
  • Tips to guides, drivers and restaurant staff in Europe are accepted but are fully at your discretion
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