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Quintessential Trio

From $4,243 AUD
  • 12 Days
  • Cities Visited

    Zagreb, Plitvice, Trogir, Split, Dubrovnik, Cetinje, Podgorica, Kolasin, Tirana

    Group Size:
    1 to 25
    Age Range:
    8 to 99
    Languages: English
    Type: Guided Small Group Tours, Multi Country Trips

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Tour at a Glance

Tour at a Glance

Visit of the well known UNESCO World Heritage Siten of Plitvice and the distinctive old town of Dubrovnik

  • Picturesque village of Trogir
  • Plitvice, well know UNESCO Heritage Site
  • Visit of the UNESCO protected Diocletian Palace
  • Visit the deepest canyon in Europe, Zabljak and River Tara
  • Dubrovnik city, with it’s fortified old town
  • Start Point:
  • End Point:
  • Stops:
  • Map is an indication of destinations visited and may not depict the exact route taken.

Itinerary

You will be met and transferred to your hotel. Then the day is free to get settled in or begin exploring. Later, gather for a welcome dinner.

Meals Included:
Dinner

A morning sightseeing tour includes views of the historic Upper Town, St. Mark’s Church, St.Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore more of the city, browse through the shops, or take an optional excursion to see the countryside.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Travel to spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park. Have your camera ready as you 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. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore more on your own. Later, gather for a dinner served at our hotel and overnight.

Meals Included:
Breakfast, Dinner

After breakfast, head to Trogir, the center of artistic activities. Scholars from around the world gather her to study and paint. Continue travelling along the spectacular Adriatic coast, passing by old fishing villages and new resorts, to the city of Split. A city tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Finally, see the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter’s Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Day at leisure or you can join optional tour to Hvar Island: We board the ferry in Split and set sail for Hvar. The town of Hvar has a unique cultural and historical heritage, plus a centuries-old tradition in tourism. A walking tour includes views of the 17th century theatre, the 13th century Arsenal, and the central town square with the Cathedral. You will visit the Franciscan Monastery, famous for its collection of old art masters, including “Ingoli´s Last Supper˝. Afterward, we travel to Stari Grad for some wine tasting. A ferry returns us to Split.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Finally, travel to Dubrovnik, with it’s picturesque setting on the stunning Adriatic coast. A walking tour shows you the highlights of Old Dubrovnik. See the Rector’s Palace, Bell Tower Clock, Orlando’s Column and Sponza Palace. Then it’s on to 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 to explore on your own, shop, stroll along the water’s edge, or simply relax and delight in your superbly scenic sourroundings.

Meals Included:
Breakfast, Lunch

At leisure or you can join optional tour to Montenegro Travel to the Republic of Montenegro. Head to the mouth of the beautiful Bay of Kotor, the longest and deepest fjord in Southern Europe. Enjoy a boat ride to Our Lady of the Rocks, one of two islets off the coast of Perast. The Roman Catholic Church is the largest building on the islet, with a museum attached to it. Upon return to the coast, we will stop in Perast, an old charming coastal town. Visit city of Kotor before returning to Dubrovnik. Later, gather for a Farewell Dinner.

Meals Included:
Breakfast, Dinner

Today we head to Montenegro. First, drive through the Bay of Kotor, the deepest fjord in Southern Europe. Then, drive up a spectacularly steep road to Cetinje, the historical capital of the country, set at the foot of Mount Lovcen. Stop and visit the King Nikola’s Museum, presenting the history of Montenegro. We continue to Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro and finish the day at Kolasin where the whole area is surrounded by the thick pine forest of the Bjelasica Mountain and is a popular skiing and air spa resort. Dinner and overnight in Kolasin.

Meals Included:
Breakfast, Dinner

Today trip to National Park Durmitor, Zabljak and River Tara canyon, the deepest canyon in Europe. Also, visit today Biogradsko Lake maybe the most romantic lake” located in the center of Biogradska Mountain. Overnight in Kolasin.

Meals Included:
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast, depart Kolasin and visit Moraca Monastery, the largest medieval Orthodox monument in Montenegro built in 1252. Then cross to Albania and travel to the town of Shkodra a cultural center and one of Albania’s oldest cities. Drive by the ruins of Rozafa Castle, set on a hill high above the city. Continue to Tirana for dinner and overnight.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

A morning sightseeing tour shows you Skanderbeg Square; the Mosque of Et’hem Bey; the Clock Tower; the statue of G.K. Skanderbeg, Albania’s national hero; the Palacenof Culture, built with Soviet assistance; and the National History Museum, with a mosaic on its facade portraying Albanian history. Your afternoon is free to discover the city at your own pace shop or join an optional tour Visit of Archaeological museum in Dures and Skanderberg distillery with cognac and wince tasting. We gather for a farewell dinner.

Meals Included:
Breakfast, Dinner

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Tirana airport for your departure flight.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

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What’s included?

Accommodation in 4* hotels

Touring with English speaking local guides

Tours as per itinerary

11 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 6 Dinners

Transportation by air conditioned vehicle

Optional Zagreb countryside tour on day 2

Optional tour to Hvar Island on day 5

Optional tour to Montenegro on day 7

Optional visit of Archaeological museum in Dures and Skanderberg distillery with cognac and wine tasting on day 11

Hotel taxes and service charges

Luggage handling at hotels

Whisper technology enhanced touring

Entrance fees to:

  • Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • Dicoletian’s Palace
  • Cathedral in Zagreb
  • Rector’s Palace
  • Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy
  • Boat ride to Our Lady of the Rocks
  • King Nikola’s Museum
  • National Park Durmitor
  • Moraca Monastery
  • National History Museum in Tirana

Tips and gratuities

Passport or visa fees

Baggage and personal insurance

Any beverages or food not listed in itineraries

All other entrance fees not mentioned in the inclusions

Any other items of personal nature

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Hotel List (or similar)

Sheraton Zagreb Hotel
Ul. kneza Borne 2, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
Tel: +385 1 4553 535
Rating
4
Sheraton Zagreb Hotel
Hotel Jezero Plitvice
Plitvice Lakes National Park, 53231, Plitvička Jezera, Croatia
Tel: +385 53 751 400
Rating
3.5
Hotel Jezero Plitvice
Hotel Briig Split
Prilaz braće Kaliterna 1, 21000, Split, Croatia
Tel: +385 21 399 300
Rating
4.5
Hotel Briig Split
Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel
Ul. Iva Dulčića 34, 20000, Dubrovnik
Tel: +385 52 465 000
Rating
4.5
Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel
Valamar Argosy Hotel Dubrovnik
Ul. Iva Dulčića 140, 20000, Dubrovnik
Tel: +385 52 465 000
Rating
4.5
Valamar Argosy Hotel Dubrovnik
Bianca Resort & Spa Montenegro
Mirka Vešovića, Kolašin, Montenegro
Tel: +382 20 863 000
Rating
4
Bianca Resort & Spa Montenegro
Hotel Colosseo Tirana Albania
Durresi St, Adem Jashari Square, Tirana, Albania
Tel: +355 04 222 0010
Rating
4.5
Hotel Colosseo Tirana Albania

Important things to note

Accommodation in subject to change without notice.

Hotel rooms may not be available for check-in before 3:00 p.m.

Tour can be a combination of regular tours, therefore coach changes may be required.

The same people may not be travelling throughout the tour.

Order of itinerary is subject to change at any time. For operational reasons, the order of excursions may be changed.

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Quintessential Trio

From $4,243 AUD
  • 12 Days
  • Cities Visited

    Zagreb, Plitvice, Trogir, Split, Dubrovnik, Cetinje, Podgorica, Kolasin, Tirana

    Group Size:
    1 to 25
    Age Range:
    8 to 99
    Languages: English
    Travel Style: Guided Small Group Tours, Multi Country Trips

Or contact your local travel agent.

Croatia
Speak to our Croatia Expert - Dannielle

Dannielle has travelled extensively throughout Croatia, Greece, Italy and Slovenia. Speak to her now.

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