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Science tour: Who was Nikola Tesla?

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Valid from: 01/01/2017

Until        : 01/01/2018

8 days

8 days / 7 nights
Cities: Beograd, Zagreb, Plitvička Jezera, Smiljane, Zadar, Opatija, Poreč, Rovinj, Pula
Catering: Half board included in the price.  

Price per person in term 0-30 persons 30-45 persons 45 + persons
05.01.2014 - 20.04.2014 On request! On request! On request!
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01.09.2014 - 31.10.2014 On request! On request! On request!
Day 1 - Meeting in Zagreb. Departure by coach to Belgrade. Panoramic sightseeing by bus (Sava Centre, Belgrade Arena, Hyatt Hotel, 25 May Museum, Dedinje), with a stop by the Temple of Saint Sava, the largest Orthodox church in the world. Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
 
Day 2 - Breakfast. Meeting with the guide in the hotel and departure for the Nikola Tesla Museum, which holds more than 165,000 exhibits – documents, books, notes, designs and drawings. We shall visit next the old Kalemegdan Fortress, symbol of Belgrade, overlooking the confluence of the Sava and the Danube, and proceed along Knez Mihajlova Street to Republic Square. Free time. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight accommodation.
 
Day 3 - Breakfast. Departure early in the morning for Zagreb. Visit to the Technical Museum – the mining, geology, fire-fighting and other departments, including the studio of Nikola Tesla. After the Museum, Zagreb sightseeing on foot. Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
 
Day 4- Breakfast. Departure for the Plitvice Lakes. En route, a stop and  a short walk in Rastoke, a unique 17th century village with water mills still used to grind grain. At the Lakes we shall go on an exciting walk, in the company of a guide, along the wooden paths and bridges by the water. We shall also go on a tour on the small electric train and an electric boat. Of course, there will also be plenty of free time for taking photographs and buy souvenirs. Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
 
Day 5 - Breakfast. Another day devoted to Nikola Tesla as we leave for his native village, Smiljan. There we shall visit the Memorial Museum, and then leave for Zadar. The local guide will show us the sights (the Church of St. Donatus – the symbol of the town, the Sea Organ and the Salute to the Sun, the town walls, fortifications and gates, the Five Wells Square, etc.). Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
 
Day 6 - Breakfast. We shall take our leave of Zadar and drive on to Opatija, the “Old Lady” of Croatian tourism. A guide will show us the sights and take us to the “Walk of Fame” where we shall have to find the star dedicated to the hero of our science tour – Nikola Tesla. Our next stop will be Poreč; sightseeing (Romanesque House, the UNESCO-protected Basilica, remains of temples, etc.). Accommodation in the hotel, dinner and overnight.
 
Day 7 - Breakfast. A day devoted to Istria. In the morning we shall go to Lim Canal where a boat will take us on a panoramic tour of the Canal. After that we shall leave for Rovinj and sightsee with a guide, and drive on to Pula. Lunch and sightseeing (the Amphitheatre – the symbol of the town, the Temple of Augustus, the remains of the Golden Gate, etc.) Free time for shopping. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight accommodation.
 
Day 8 - Breakfast. We trust you will leave us full of nice impressions and interesting information, and look forward to meeting you on one of our tours.