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Dalmatian Sunshine With Belgrade Extension 2024

Dubrovnik - Split - Trogir - Plitvice Lakes NP - Opatija - Postojna Cave - Bled - Ljubljana - Zagreb - Belgrade - Sremski Karlovci - Novi Sad - Belgrade

Code: K3 K806-13DDBVBEG

Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Dubrovnik

You will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure until you gather with your Tour Director and fellow travellers for a welcome dinner. (D)

Day 2
Dubrovnik

On a morning walking tour of Old Dubrovnik visit the Rector's Palace, and see the Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column, Sponza Palace, the Dominican Monastery, and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy, one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is free or join us for optional excursion to Dubelj Olive Mill including dinner. (B)

Day 3
Dubrovnik - Split

Travel north along the spectacular Adriatic coast, past old fishing villages and new resorts, to the city of Split. (B, D)

Day 4
Split

In the morning enjoy a sightseeing tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Then see the remnants of Split's Roman heritage, its Renaissance and Gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle, and the Cathedral. The rest of the day at leisure to stroll through the beautiful streets of Split, enjoy the beach or join us on an optional excursion to the jet set spot of the rich and famous, the Island of Hvar. (B)

Day 5
Split - Trogir - Plitvice Lakes NP

After breakfast, head to Trogir, the centre of artistic activities. Scholars from around the world gather here to study and paint. Then, turn inland and travel to spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park. Have your camera ready as you take a walking tour around the lower lakes. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder of sixteen terraced lakes surrounded by thickly wooded mountains and lush vegetation. (B, D)

Day 6
Plitvice Lakes NP - Opatija - Postojna - Bled

Return to the coast and travel along the beautiful bay of Kvarner to its popular resort, Opatija. After a bit of free time, our journey continues north to Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour this fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterward, continue to Bled, beautifully set in the Julian Alps. (B, D)

Day 7
Bled

An Alpine Lake surrounded by high peaks, Bled was discovered by travellers in the middle of the 19th century. Since then, a small town of hotels, villas, and restaurants has developed around the lake, turning Bled into a lively, all-seasons resort. A sightseeing tour features the charming town and the lakeshore, and visits imposing Bled Castle, perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is at leisure. Perhaps join an optional excursion visiting the small island in the middle of the lake, browse through the shops and boutiques, or simply enjoy the enchanting scenery. (B)

Day 8
Bled - Ljubljana - Zagreb

Leave the mountains and head to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. See the most significant sites of the old city centre on a walking tour. Highlights include the picturesque open-air Central Market, the Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall, and Robba's Fountain. Then, continue to Zagreb, Croatia’s capital city. (B, D)

Day 9
Zagreb

This morning enjoy a city tour featuring 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 the winding streets of the old town or take an optional excursion to see the countryside. (B)

Day 10
Zagreb - Belgrade

After breakfast, we will drive you to Belgrade, the capital of Serbia. Dinner, overnight. (B, D)

Day 11
Belgrade - Sremski Karlovci - Novi Sad - Belgrade

After breakfast, depart on a full day excursion from Belgrade. Our first stop is Krusedol monastery, founded in the beginning of the 16th century and considered one of Serbia's most significant monasteries. Continue to Sremski Karlovci, a picturesque town with its baroque and neoclassical houses and buildings. After the orientation tour, we will depart to one of the famous local wineries for lunch and wine tasting. Afterwards, we visit the intriguing Petrovaradin fortress, with its underground trenches and tunnels. The last stop is the city of Novi Sad, where we’ll have a quick orientation tour and some free time before returning to Belgrade and your hotel. (B, L)

Day 12
Belgrade

Your morning sightseeing tour includes a visit to the imposing Kalemegdan Fortress, dramatically set at the confluence of the Sava and Danube Rivers. You’ll also see Republic Square and Knez Mihailova Street, Saint Sava Temple, the largest Orthodox Church in the city, and Tito’s Memorial. Continue to Avala. The rest of the day is free. In the afternoon, there is an optional excursion to Topola, where George Petrovic, better known by his sobriquet Karadjordje, was chosen as the leader of the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire in 1804. A very short drive away is the local St George's Church, also known as Oplenac, the burial place of the Ducal and Royal Family of Serbia and Yugoslavia. After a lunch break (on your own), we will go back to Belgrade. Evening is at leisure. (B)

Day 13
Belgrade

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Belgrade Airport for your departure flight. (B)

Inclusions

  • Airport transfers Day 1 & 13
  • 12 Nights in mainly 4* hotels
  • 12 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 6 Dinners (B, L, D)
  • Tour Director
  • A/C motor coach
  • Service charges & hotel taxes
  • Porterage (1 piece)
  • Headsets

Sightseeing

  • Dubrovnik
  • Split
  • Plitvice Lakes
  • Postojna Cave
  • Bled
  • Ljubljana
  • Zagreb
  • Novi Sad
  • Belgrade

Entrance

  • Dubrovnik - Rector’s Palace, Franciscan Monastery Pharmacy
  • Split - Diocletian Palace
  • Plitvice Lakes - National Park
  • Postojna - Cave
  • Bled - Castle
  • Zagreb - Cathedral
  • Belgrade - Kalemegdan Fortress
  • Novi Sad - Krušedol Monastery, Petrovaradin Fortress

Exclusions

  • Tipping
  • Drinks with meals
  • Anything not specified in Inclusions

Pricing and Accommodation

Start DateEnd Date
TwinSingle
Sat 13 Apr 24Thu 25 Apr 24
$5,800$7,530
Sat 25 May 24Thu 06 Jun 24
$5,800$7,530
Sat 06 Jul 24Thu 18 Jul 24
$6,545$8,720
Sat 17 Aug 24Thu 29 Aug 24
$6,545$8,720
Sat 28 Sep 24Thu 10 Oct 24
$6,285$8,010
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Included Accommodation (or similar)

Dubrovnik - Hotel Lero

Split - Hotel Corner

Plitvice Lakes NP - Hotel Jezero

Bled - Hotel Kompas

Zagreb - Zonar Zagreb

Belgrade - Hotel Moskva

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Dubrovnik - Hotel Lero

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Important Notes

Because of the narrow and cobbled streets, walking is the primary way of getting around. Please make sure you pack comfortable walking shoes.

It is highly recommended that clients take comprehensive travel insurance including against cancellation of reserved services.

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