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Explore the Beauty of Croatia

If you dream of traveling to a place where the days are laid back and relaxed, where you can spend time in the sun by the sparkling water, or cool off in the shade of ancient-walled towns, then Croatia is the place you want to be! Join our Best of Croatia Tour to explore the very best this stunning Mediterranean country has to offer, as you travel through its ancient cities and along its ragged coastlines, and discover the fascinating history and culture of this off-the-beaten-track travel destination.

Trip Details

12 days/11 nights | Zagreb to Dubrovnik

Itinerary

Day
1-3
We start our journey in the beautiful city of Zagreb - capital of Croatia, and an old city with a young heart. Centuries of history and beautiful architectural sites, but with a playful atmosphere Here you can wander the wide boulevards by day, and soak up the lively atmosphere after sunset. Get a taste of Croatia, explore its colourful Open Air Market in Dolac, buy your own ingredients and learn how to make delicious Croatian cuisine in a cooking class! Learn about their famous Lipizzaner horses, soak up the vivid Croatian culture, and start your journey in style.
Day
4
Visit the famous Plitvice National Park. This place of breath-taking natural beauty is the oldest and largest Croatian national park, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Spend a day wandering the pristine lakes and waterfalls with your guide, and connecting with nature.
Day
5-7
On the way to Split, explore ancient Zadar, where you can see Roman and early medieval ruins. See the famous “Sea Organ”, an instrument played by the movement of the Adriatic Sea. See authentic Croatian life from centuries gone by at a Dalmatian ethno-village. Visit the ancient city of Stone – Trogir, and medieval Split – the architecture of these cities will take your breath away, and will make you feel like you’ve stepped straight into the set of Game of Thrones!
Day
8-12
On our way to Dubrovnik, we visit Mostar – the majestic city of bridges in Bosnia & Herzegovina. In Dubrovnik, wander Game of Thrones’ Kings Landing, the Old City, and even some Star Wars filming locations! Explore the exotic island of Korčula, and discover delicious Croatian wines at a tasting session. Meet the locals in an authentic village in the Dubrovnik area, where you can dance to local music and experience true Croatian hospitality.
map - Explore the Beauty of Croatia

Highlights

- Visit some of the many UNESCO World Heritage sites of Croatia
- Soak up the vibrant atmosphere of capital, Zagreb
- Take a Croatian cooking class
-Explore the natural beauty of Plivitce National Park
- Listen to the mystical Sea Organ in Zadar
- Discover the Pearl of the Adriatic Sea – Dubrovnik
- Experience Croatian village life at Ethnoland Dalmatia
- Attend private concerts and cultural events, exclusively for Cobblestone Freeway travellers

tour itinerary - Explore the Beauty of Croatia

The Cobblestone Culture Experience always includes:

Small Groups

16 people maximum. Sometimes fewer, but there’s never more.

Village Visits

Learn about a country from its people in the places where authentic life is happening.

Folk Performances

Have an intimate experience with local artists so you can live the culture.

Traditional Cuisine

Enjoy a wide variety of delicious local eats and can also have a familiar meal.

Artisan Demonstrations

Learn traditions from the people who keep them alive.

Pacing

Time to breathe, digest and soak up the atmosphere.

5 Star Transportation
First Class Hotels
Two Meals per Day
All Entrance Fees

Departure Dates

2020

Early Bird Discount available
until Mar 25, 2020*

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Land Package per person:

Based on double occupany

$3,880 usd

Flight Packages

Flights may be purchased through a travel agency recommended by Cobblestone Freeway, or a travel agency of your choice.

Please contact us to book or receive more information.

How to Book

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Single Supplement - $710 USD - “Solo traveller friendly!”

Cobblestone Travellers Say:

We experienced this amazing country in a way that far surpassed our expectations. There is no way 
we could have seen and done as much on our own in such a short time. This trip has changed our lives and inspired our children.


Kim Matiushyk, Camrose

HOST: Damjan Beusan

In Damjan's short lifetime, he has gathered quite a lot of experience. He has a degree in law, preschool teaching, and also knowledge in Portuguese language and culture. However, he find that the biggest experience definitely comes from the only true school - and that is life. Tourism is the field he has been active in for the last 18 years guiding, planning entertainment, and organizing holidays or business trips. Fluent in English, Portuguese, French and Croatian. Awaiting you in the paradise called Croatia!

DAMJAN-BEUSAN-guide

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