Getting to know a part of Croatia in 15 days
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Valid from: 01/01/2017
Until : 31/12/2017
15 days / 14 nights
Cities:Osijek, Vukovar, Zagreb, Kumrovec, trakošćan,Plitvička jezera, Neum, Rastoke,Dubrovnik...
Program for groups. Price on request.
|Price per person in term
||45 + persons
|05.01.2014 - 20.04.2014
|20.04.2014 - 01.06.2014
|01.09.2014 - 31.10.2014
Day 1 - Arrival at Osijek. Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 2 - Breakfast. After breakfast, sightseeing in Osijek, lunch and departure for the most important ornithological reserve in Croatia, the Nature Park of Kopački Rit. About 300 bird species nest in the Park, and that makes it a very interesting location for birdwatchers. We shall visit the special zoological reserve with a special panoramic boat and an expert guide. In the Tikveš Castle complex we shall see an exhibition of plant and animal life in the Bioecological Station and watch a 10-minute promotional film on Kopački Rit. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight accommodation.
Day 3 - Breakfast. After arriving in Vukovar, we shall walk through the town and admire the restorated Baroque buildings, and see the Vukovar Museum and the rich Vučedol culture on the near-by site of the same name. It includes the Vučedol Orion, a vessel with what has been alleged to be the oldest European calendar. After the visit, you will have some free time before we leave for Ilok. Lunch. A walk in the town is truly a walk through different historic periods. The medieval town nucleus is a cultural and historical complex which enjoys maximum protection. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight accommodation.
Day 4 - Breakfast. En route to Zagreb we shall stop at the Lonjsko Polje (Lonja Field) Nature park. The official Park guide will present the “White stork at Čigoč” educational programme. We shall then visit the information centre and the exhibition, hear a brief lecture on storks, and walk through the village to watch the storks and count the nests. Departure for Zagreb and sightseeing by coach and on foot. Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 5 - Breakfast. Departure in the morning for Trakošćan and visit to the Castle. After sightseeing we shall proceed to Krapina and visit the Krapina Neanderthal Museum and the Neanderthal archaeological site. Lunch and departure for the Old Village at Kumrovec with the presentation of old ways of rural living and housing styles. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight accommodation.
Day 6 - Breakfast. Departure for the Plitvice Lakes. Along the way we shall stop at Rastoke for a short walk through the village. Lunch at Plitvice, followed by the visit to the upper and lower lakes, and a tour on the electric train and the electric boat. Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 7 - Breakfast. Early in the morning departure for Neum. En route we shall stop in the delta of the Neretva. Lunch with local specialities on the menu. After lunch we shall visit the mandarin plantations on a boat. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Neum.
Day 8 - Breakfast. Meeting by the coach and departure for Dubrovnik. We shall walk along the town walls and the main street, Stradun. A spectacular ride by cable car will take us to the hill of Srđ with a unique view of the town and its environs. The rest of the day will be spent roaming through this, the best known town in the Mediterranean. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight accommodation.
Day 9 - Breakfast. Departure for Split, guided sightseeing, lunch in a local restaurant. After lunch, a brief stop at Trogir for individual sightseeing. Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 10 - Breakfast. Our next stop is Zadar. Sightseeing in the historical centre more than 3,000 years old. We shall certainly also see the Sea Organ and the Salute to the Sun. In the afternoon we shall proceed to Opatija. Arrival at the hotel . Accommodation, dinner and overnight.
Day 11 - Breakfast. Sightseeing in Opatija. A break to enjoy a cup of coffee on the terrace of one of the many cafés. At the agreed time we shall continue our trip to Poreč. Guided sightseeing tour. Free time. Accommodation in hotel. Dinner. Overnight stay .
Day 12 - Breakfast. Today we shall focus on Istria and its interior, and visit Motovun, Grožnjan and Pula. At lunch we shall taste the traditional Istrian maneštra (thick vegetable soup) , the dish of our grandmothers. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight accommodation.
Day 13 - Breakfast. Free time for shopping, walking around the town streets or simply enjoying the hotel wellness facilities, or idling on the beach. Dinner. Overnight stay .
Day 14 - Breakfast. We have seen a small part of Croatia and its attractions. For the last day we have a boat tour left. We shall sail from Poreč along the Lim Canal to Rovinj. At Rovinj a break for individual sightseeing. Lunch on board. After Rovinj we shall visit the small fishing town of Vrsar. Free time for a walk or swimming. Return to Poreč. Dinner. Overnight stay .
Day 15 - Breakfast. Hotel checkout. Return home.