PRIVATE, ESCORTED, TAILOR MADE TOURS OF CROATIA
- Flights: Return flights from London Gatwick or Manchester into Zagreb and out of Dubrovnik
- Accommodation: Twin/double room, B&B Low season (April or October) High season is, of course, available but will be considerably more expensive.
- Transfers: All transfers throughout the holiday.
This is only a suggestion and any destinations, durations and additions can be made. You can make it as long or as short as you like as well.
Here is just an idea of the type of private tailor made itinerary we can put together for clients wishing to undertake a ‘Grand Tour’ of Croatia. All driving is with qualified Private English speaking drivers and guides and is in comfortable air conditioned Mercedes or People Carrier (in the case of a party of 4 or more).
We’re always delighted to put together a totally tailor made, bespoke itinerary with suggestions of what to see and do in any given area, together with approximate transfer/driving times.
Arrive into Zagreb, at the airport, meet your dedicated driver who will accompany you for the next 14 nights. Enjoy a free evening in Zagreb, staying at the 5 star Esplanade ideally located for the City centre.
Enjoy a guided tour through the historic town of Zagreb (approx 3 hours). In the afternoon, visit the Medvednica National Park. Overnight at the Esplanade.
Drive from Zagreb to the stylish resort of Opatija, (175km), its buildings reflecting the popularity of the destination during Victorian times when the town featured on their own ‘Grand European Tour’. En route, stop at Karlovac – a town built at the crossroads of 4 rivers, and the Risnjak National Park. Tonight stay at the Hotel Kvarner, adults only hotel, in the centre of Opatija.
Visit Pula town, with a guided tour of Pula and the famous amphitheatre (approx 100km). In the afternoon, return to Opatija and enjoy some free time, overnight at the Hotel Kvarner again.
Drive from Opatija to Split (430km), stopping en route at Zadar. Overnight at the authentic and centrally located Cornaro Hotel, Split.
Enjoy a private guided tour through ancient Split Town and marvel at Diocletian’s Palace. Hotel as above, or alternatively, a 3 day private sailing trip from Split to Dubrovnik taking in Brac and Hvar.
Visit Salona and marvel at the ancient ruins of the Roman settlement. Visit the small town of Solin and its ancient watermill. Relax by the river and watch the ducks! Then visit Trogir, a medieval walled town, almost like a ‘mini’ Dubrovnik. Watch the boats at the marina, and idle your way around the narrow cobbled streets of this ancient traffic free town. Enjoy dinner on the Riva for a spot of ‘people watching’. Cornaro Hotel in Split is your overnight hotel again.
Free day, time to enjoy the delights of the specialist shops which Split has in abundance. Overnight in Split as above.
Visit the Krka National Park, and the town of Skradin, an ancient town dating back to Roman times and located at the delta of the Krka river. Overnight in Conaro Hotel
From Split, take a trip to the Cetina River, and the town of Omis (25km). If desired, a rafting trip down the river can be enjoyed. Omis town is lovely with a daily market, and has a decidedly ‘French’ feel to it.
Either – sailing tour ends with a stop in Slano for late lunch, or transfer from Split to Dubrovnik on the new fast catamaran service. Overnight at the stunning 5 star boutique property Hotel More.
Pick up from Hotel More in the morning and enjoy a Panorama Tour of Dubrovnik which takes in the cable car to the top of Srd mountain which overlooks Dubrovnik from a great height. Then a 2 hour professional guided tour of the old town including the City Walls. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at Hotel More.
After breakfast, your Driver will pick you up for a private day trip to Montenegro. Overnight at Hotel More
Following breakfast, the Driver will arrive to take you on a private tour of Mostar and Mdejugorje. Overnight in Dubrovnik at Hotel More
Private transfer from Hotel More, to depart from Dubrovnik airport for home.
In addition to flights, your individual tailor made tour of Croatia will include all private transfers, accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis. Your price will also include all local taxes, entry costs for any of the National Parks. Your only extras will be lunch, dinner and any drinks.
Completely Croatia says:- ‘For those with at least two weeks to spare, and who really don’t like to spend too much time relaxing on a beach, this is the perfect holiday for you!’