Belgrade to Zagreb
2018 Depart Thu: Apr 26. May 10, 24. Jun 07,21. Jul 05. Aug 09, 23. Sep 06, 20. Oct 04.
day 01 Belgrade Arrival
You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. The day is at leisure until meeting your fellow travellers for a Welcome Cocktail.
day 02 Belgrade
Your morning sightseeing tour includes the city's main attractions: the imposing Kalemegdan Fortress dramatically situated at the joining of the Sava and Danube Rivers; the Republic Square and Mihajlova Street; Saint Sava Temple, the largest Orthodox Church in the city, and Tito's Memorial. Enjoy dinner with local live music in a typical national restaurant in the old bohemian quarter of Skadarlija. BD
day 03 Belgrade-flight-Montenegro-Dubrovnik
Take a short flight to Podgorica, capital of Montenegro. Upon arrival, continue by motor coach to Cetinje, the historical capital of Montenegro located at the foot of Mount Lovcen. Visit the Cetinje Museum. Then, take a spectacularly steep road down to the Bay of Kotor, the deepest fjord in Southern Europe, and along the way view the towns of Risan and Kotor. Continue towards Croatia for dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik. BD
day 04 Dubrovnik
Start today with a walking tour of "Old Dubrovnik" and see the Rector's Palace, Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column and the Sponza Palace. You will also see the Dominican Monastery and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy, one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is at leisure. B
day 05 Dubrovnik-Split
Depart Dubrovnik and 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. See the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. BD
day 06 Split-Trogir-Plitvice Lakes
In the morning we will head to Trogir, the centre of artistic activities. Scholars from around the world gather to study and paint here. Then, turn inland and travel to Plitvice Lakes National Park. Upon arrival, have your camera ready and 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. BD
day 07 Opatija-Postojna-Bled
Return to the coast and travel along the beautiful bay of Kvarner to its popular resort, Opatija. After some free time, journey north to Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour the fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterwards, continue to Bled, beautifully set amidst the Julian Alps. BD
day 08 Bled
A sightseeing tour of Bled features the charming town with the lakeshore and imposing Bled Castle, perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is at leisure for optional activities, such as visiting the small island in the middle of the lake. B
day 09 Bled-Ljubjana-Zagreb
Start your day with a walking tour of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. Visit the most Significant sights of the old city centre: the picturesque Central open-air Market and the Three Bridges, both designed by famous architect Joze Plecnik, the Baroque Town Hall and Robba’s Fountain. Then, continue to Zagreb, the capital city of Croatia. BD
day 10 Zagreb
This morning enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town, St Mark’s Church, St Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, the Parliament and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the winding streets of the Old town or join an optional excursion to the countryside. B
day 11 Zagreb-Departure
Your tour comes to an end in the morning. You will be transferred to airport for your departure flight. B
Inclusions: twin share in first class hotels, arrival and departure transfers, English speaking tour director throughout, deluxe coach, local tour guides, breakfast daily, six dinners, porterage, service charges, taxes.
Sightseeing: Belgrade, Cetinje, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Postojna Caves, Bled, Ljubljana, Zagreb.
Entries: Belgrade-Kalemegdan Fortress, Cetinje-Cetinje Museum, Dubrovnik-Rector’s Palace, Pharmacy, Split-Diocletian’s Palace, Plitvice-Plitvice Lakes National Park, Postojna-Postojna Cave, Bled-Bled Castle, Zagreb-Cathedral.
Hotels: Belgrade-Moskva/ Metropol, Dubrovnik-Lacroma, Split-Atrium, Plitvice-Jezero, Bled-Park/Golf, Zagreb-Westin (or similar).