DALMATIAN SUNSHINE

Your journey begins with an enticing walking tour through Old Dubrovnik, where you will see Rector’s Place, Bell Tower Clock, and Sponza Palace – to name a few! After paying a visit to Old Dubrovnik, you will travel North along the spectacular Adriatic Coast, passing old fishing villages, until you reach your next destination, Split. Enjoy a sightseeing tour in Split where you will explore the historic inner city, and see the remnants of Split’s Roman Heritage. Embrace the scenic sights of Plitvice National Park, Bay of Kvarner, and the lakeshores of Bled on this wondrous 9-day/8-night tour.

DALMATIAN SUNSHINE

Your journey begins with an enticing walking tour through Old Dubrovnik, where you will see Rector’s Place, Bell Tower Clock, and Sponza Palace – to name a few! After paying a visit to Old Dubrovnik, you will travel North along the spectacular Adriatic Coast, passing old fishing villages, until you reach your next destination, Split. Enjoy a sightseeing tour in Split where you will explore the historic inner city, and see the remnants of Split’s Roman Heritage. Embrace the scenic sights of Plitvice National Park, Bay of Kvarner, and the lakeshores of Bled on this wondrous 9-day/8-night tour.

Dalmatian Sunshine Tour Includes

  • First class hotels, rooms with private facilities.
  • Sightseeing in Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Opatija, Ljublijana, Bled, Postojna Cave.
  • Service charges and hotel taxes.
  • Breakfast daily and five (5) dinners.
  • Arrival and departure transfers.
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach.
  • Professional Tour Director throughout.
  • Luggage handling
  • Headsets will be provided for included sightseeing tours, so you can easily hear your guide's commentary.

Itinerary

Day 01, Saturday: arrive in 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 travelers for a Welcome Dinner. (D)

Day 02, Sunday: in 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. (B)

Day 03, Monday: to Split

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

Day 04, Tuesday: to Trogir and Plitvice Lakes

Head to Trogir, the center 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 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. (B, D)

Day 05, Wednesday: to Opatija, Postojna, and Bled

Return to the coast and travel along the beautiful bay of Kvarner to its popular resort, Opatija. After some free time, journey 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 06, Thursday: in Bled

A sightseeing tour of Bled features the charming town, the lake shore, and a visit to the imposing Bled Castle, perched on a cliff high above the lake. The balance of the day is at leisure to explore on your own, stroll along the lake, shop, sit back in a café and nibble on Bled cream cake, or perhaps join an optional excursion visiting the small island in the middle of the lake. (B)

Day 07, Friday: to Ljubljana and Zagreb

Travel to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, and take a walking tour. See the sights of the old city center, including the picturesque open-air Central Market, Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall, and Robba's Fountain. Then, on to Zagreb, the capital of Croatia. (B, D)

Day 08, Saturday: in Zagreb

This morning, enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town, St Mark’s Church, St. Catherine’s Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is free to explore the winding streets of the Old Town, relax in a café or take an optional excursion to see the countryside. (B)

Day 09, Sunday: depart Zagreb

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight. (B)

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Featured Hotels

Dalmation Sunshine- 09 day tour from Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Postojna Cave, Bled, Ljubljana, and Zagreb
Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel Dubrovnik
Hotel Atrium Split
Hotel Jezero Plitvice
Bled Hotel Bled Hotel
The Westin Zagreb Zagreb

Tour Details

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(As most International flights are overnight flights - please book air accordingly)

Flight Details


Accommodation Details

Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel

Dubrovnik -

Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel was the proud recipient of the prestigious 2017 World Travel Award as 'Croatia's Leading Hotel'. Renowned for its fusion of nature and state of the art facilities, the hotel offers ultra modern rooms and suites, the largest MICE facilities in the area, memorable gastronomic experiences in its gourmet restaurant, a wine bar terrace with panoramic views of the Elaphiti Islands and an abundance of activities to let you create a perfectly balanced holiday in Croatia with an added touch of luxury. [more]

Hotel Atrium

Split -

The Hotel Atrium is a unique addition to Split – a five-star hotel right in the centre of the city, that fuses the most modern design with the ancient Roman surroundings. A shimmering symphony of marble, steel and glass, this hotel has been built by the remains of the ancient aqueduct constructed by Roman Emperor Diocletian, whose palace still dominates this beautiful and fascinating city. [more]

Hotel Jezero

Plitvice -

Hotel Jezero provides 229 comfortably furnished guest rooms, 7 suites, 7 semi-suites and 5 handicapped equipped rooms. Hotel has two types of rooms; lake-side rooms and forest side rooms. Lake-side rooms are equipped with private bathroom with bath, hair dryer, heating, satellite TV, direct dial phone and mini-bar. The bathrooms in the forest-side rooms have a shower instead of bath. [more]

Hotel in Bled or Similar

Bled Hotel -

This tour utilizes various hotels (depending on date); Hotel Park or Riki Balance Hotel may be used [more]

The Westin Zagreb

Zagreb -

The Westin Zagreb is a 5-star landmark hotel centrally located in the very heart of Zagreb. [more]

Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches
  • Tips to driver/guide

Airfare

Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start/end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.

Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) month from the date of departure.

Tour Date & Transfers

Tour dates are the date you would arrive in Dubrovnik. Please plan your air accordingly, as most flights overseas are overnight flights and you would depart the US one day earlier. The transfer will be waiting on arrival in Dubrovnik.