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Activities & Transport
- Meet the Locals
- City Tour
- Car with driver
- Private Bus
Main travel focus
Classic Croatia Tour in 8 Days
- Plitvice National Park and lakes
- Adriatic Riviera with Sibenik, Trogir and Zadar
- Korcula Island and Dubrovnik
- Wlking around Zagreb
Croatia’s diverse attractions include UNESCO World Heritage Sites, fabulous islands, places of natural beauty, and wonderful cities. Travel to different cities and sites on this 8 day trip to Croatia. See the best of Zagreb, the capital, and visit fascinating places such as Diocletian’s Palace in Split. Marvel at the breathtaking beauty of Plitvice Lakes. Tour stunning towns and areas including Pula, Rovinj, Porec, Zadar and Dubrovnik that have amazing landscapes and heritage sites. If you are a fan of the show Game of Thrones, Croatia is a must-visit as many scenes have been filmed at various places in the country. Hvar Island, Ston, and Korcula are some of the other prominent places that you will visit on your tour of Croatia.
- 7 nights accommodation in double room in 3-4 star hotel
- 7 x breakfasts
- Private transfers in air-conditioned car with private English speaking driver
- Airport transfer on first and last day
- English speaking guide on excursions
- Entrance fees for all national parks and places of interest
- Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary
- Car ride Dubrovnik - 25 euro
- Scuba diving Dubrovnik - 45 euro
- Split Via Ferrata hiking - 55 euro
Example Trip to customize
Your trip to Croatia begins with your arrival at Zagreb Airport. Check in at your hotel. Afterwards, it’s time to enjoy the sights of Zagreb, a city born from two medieval settlements. Today, it is also the center of political power in Croatia.
At Upper Town, visit the St Mark’s Church with its striking roof and sculptures in the south portal. Drop in at the St. Étienne Cathedral, the stone gate and Kaptol Hill as well. You have the rest of the day at leisure during which you can either rest or explore the city on your own.
Stunning Plitvice Lakes
Today, you will visit a destination that will stun you with its natural beauty – Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
16 interconnected pristine lakes at various levels result in breathtaking waterfalls and cascades that look picture perfect. The sight looks truly incredible surrounded by wonderful flora. To complete the magical effect you may also see colorful rainbows formed due to the effect of sunlight on the water spray, mist and droplets around the waterfalls.
Once you have completed your tour of the Plitvice Lakes, proceed on a drive to Lovran where you will stay overnight at a hotel.
Tours of Pula, Rovinj and Porec
Are you ready to see some ancient Roman monuments? You will journey to Pula in the Istrian Peninsula for a guided tour of the city that is more than 3000 years old. The main attraction here is the well-preserved ancient Roman amphitheater that looks remarkable even after all these years. Known as the Pula Arena, the amphitheater is still used for events. Later, set forth to Rovinj, a picturesque town in Istria, and afterwards to Porec where we will also see numerous cultural and historical monuments.
After all the sightseeing, head back to Lovran for an overnight stay at your hotel.
Visit Zadar, Sibenik and Trogir
Embark on a journey to Zadar located on the Adriatic Sea that has a fascinating history. Take a tour of the city that is rich in architecture and home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Understand the city’s ancient history that has shaped its heritage which you will discover on your trip. While this Dalmatian city has a rich past, it is also in step with modernity, a proof of which is the unique ‘sea organ’. It is an interesting architectural musical instrument by the sea that produces music with sea waves and tubes located under large steps at the site.
Your next stop is Šibenik, city of kings located in Dalmatia. From here, you will proceed to Trogir that has rich Greek, Roman and Venetian heritage.
Overnight stay in Trogir.
Diocletian’s Palace in Split
After lunch, bid goodbye to Trogir and journey to Split. Here, the old town’s landscape is dominated by the extensive Diocletian's Palace. If you are a Game of Thrones fan, you will recognize this as one of the sites where the show was filmed.
Built as a place of retirement for the Roman emperor Diocletian for the last years of his life, this imposing structure situated along the bay developed into a fortress-city. Take a tour of the palace where one of the highlights is the Peristyle, an open court. Other attractions include the Cathedral of St. Dujam as well as its tall bell tower and Jupiter’s Temple.
Continue to Split harbor and journey by boat to Hvar Island. Enjoy a guided tour and stay overnight at your hotel on the island.
Explore the Croatian Islands
Hvar is a luxurious beach island that is popular with tourists. After exploring the island, you will continue to your next destination – Ston. Take a tour to see the town that was once a fort area. A remnant of those medieval times are the extensive Walls of Ston that were built for defence purposes. The town is also famous for its oysters.
Croatia is home to several interesting islands. So, you will travel onwards to explore one more such place - Korcula Island. While some say the island is the birthplace of explorer Marco Polo, this is not a confirmed fact. On a guided tour, you will see some of the main attractions here. Spend the night at your hotel in Korcula.
Best Attractions of Dubrovnik
After lunch, your journey will continue to Dubrovnik. One of the most captivating tourist destinations in Croatia, Dubrovnik is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is surrounded by walls that encircle the city’s complex of wonderful buildings, old and new, beginning from the 7th century. Again, the walls of Dubrovnik were featured as a location for the filming of Game of Thrones. On a guided tour, you can see all the amazing places in the city. Walk along the city walls, or take a stroll on the main city street Stradun. Other highlights of your tour include the impressive Rector's Palace, the beautiful St. Vlaho Church, the Cathedral, the monasteries and the City Hall.
Rest overnight at your hotel in Dubrovnik.