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Explore the Beauty of Croatia

When you travel to Croatia with us… you will take a culturally rich, engaging journey through the best of this stunning, historical and thoroughly enchanting country.

The food is amazing, the people are welcoming, the history, scenery and culture are engaging and you will get up close and personal with local experiences at a relaxing pace. Not to mention that you can spend time in the sun by the warm Adriatic sea, or cool off in the shade of ancient-walled towns!

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

Tour Style: Signature

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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.
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.
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!
On our way to Dubrovnik, we visit Mostar – the majestic city of bridges in Bosnia & Herzegovina, where you can taste Bosnian Coffee. In Dubrovnik, wander Game of Thrones’ Kings Landing, the Old City, and even some Star Wars filming locations! We'll travel to neighboring Montenegro where you can relax in Kotor Bay – a natural gem. Meet the locals in an authentic village in the Dubrovnik area, where you can dance to local music and experience true Croatian hospitality.
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Cosmopolitan Vibes: see the modern side of Croatia in its capital – Zagreb!
Local Cuisine: take a Croatian cooking class,
Breathtaking Nature: admire the beautiful Plitvice National Park.
Sound of the Sea: listen to the mystical Sea Organ in Zadar.
Time travel: experience Croatian village life at Ethnoland Dalmatia.
Roman classics: travel back in time in historic Split.
Bosnian coffee : learn how the Bosnian’s drink their coffee in a masterclass
Secluded Bay: relax in Kotor Bay – a natural gem of Montenegro.
Unparalleled Beauty: explore the Pearl of the Adriatic Sea – Dubrovnik.
Cobblestone Exclusives: attend private concerts, cultural events, and workshops exclusively for Cobblestone Freeway Travellers.

Our Signature Tours Include:

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

The Cobblestone Experience always includes:

Small Groups

16 people maximum. Sometimes fewer, but there’s never more. This allows for more intimate experiences and flexibility while on tour.

Village Visits

Learn about a country from its people. We get away from tourist traps and into the places where authentic life takes place.

Folk Performances

The best local folk performers playing for you. We ensure you have an intimate experience with local artists so you can live the culture.

Artisan Demonstrations

Participate or sit back and soak it up: learn traditions from the people who keep them alive.

Traditional Cuisine

Food is a central part of our journey, so we carefully choose each restaurant to ensure you get a variety of delicious local eats and great service.


Time to breathe, digest and soak up the atmosphere. Ample opportunity to experience a place before moving to our next adventure.


Land Tour Dates:

May 8 to May 19, 2024

Oct 21 to Nov 1, 2024

$5,825 CAD

To book, contact Cynthia Fiddler - The Great Canadian Travel Company
Email: cynthia@gctravel.ca
Phone: 204-594-7429

Prices are land-only, per person, based on double occupancy. Prices subject to change. Secure this price with your full $500 CAD deposit.

Single Supplement - $1,580 CAD - “Solo traveller friendly!”

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Booking Terms

Prices are subject to change. Secure this price with your full $500 CAD deposit. Final payment is due 60 days before departure.

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Flight Packages

Flights may be purchased through The Great Canadian Travel Company (via Cynthia Fiddler), or a travel agency of your choice.

How to Book

To book, contact Cynthia Fiddler – The Great Canadian Travel Company
Email: cynthia@gctravel.ca
Phone: 204-594-7429

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

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