Discover Croatia

Zagreb, Opatija, Plitvice Lakes, Split & Dubrovnik

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10 days from $3199 $2599
per person, double occupancy, including airfare*
Book by Apr. 28, 2015 to save up to $300!
Coupon code EuropeSale15 entitles you to $300 OFF per person on this tour package (all departures) for reservations by Apr. 21, 2015!**


Style Fully Escorted & Guided
Dedicated tour escorts & guides throughout
Price Includes
  • Round-trip flights from New York or Newark on scheduled carriers, including fuel surcharges and taxes and fees
  • All ground transportation and transfers
  • Accommodations in Superior hotels
  • 16 Meals: 8 buffet breakfasts, 4 light lunches and 4 dinners (Traditional foods including the Zigante Truffles and Pasticada)
  • Comprehensive touring program including entrance fees
  • Professional, English-speaking tour director and local guides
  • Wine tasting near Split and Dubrovnik
Departures May – October 2015
Departs Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), Washington Dulles (IAD), Philadelphia (PHL), Chicago O'Hare (ORD), Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), Denver (DEN), Seattle-Tacoma (SEA), Logan (BOS), New York City (NYC); other gateways on request (flight schedule)
Highlights Zagreb, Opatija, Istria Peninsula, Plitvice Lakes, Sibenik, Split, Trogir, Ston Dubrovnik
What to Expect This moderately-paced, escorted tour involves a significant amount of walking or hiking, often on uneven terrain, requiring a high level of physical fitness to fully enjoy the trip.
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Discover Croatia tour itinerary Croatia is quickly becoming a favorite destination for travelers seeking a European vacation package with a twist. It offers gorgeous scenery, historic cities, impressive architecture, charming villages, great food and wine, sparkling clean water, and plenty of hiking, sports and activities for everyone.

Take advantage of our 10-day Croatia tour package and visit Croatia's most enticing areas, including Zagreb, the capital city and Opatija, playground of the Habsburgs. Spend the day in the Istrian Peninsula visiting Pula and its 2000 year-old Roman theatre that will remind you of the Colosseum in Rome. Walk through the amazing Plitvice Lakes National Park. Visit the Adriatic Coast towns of Sibenik, Split and Trogir. Spend time in the timeless old town of Dubrovnik.

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Dates, Prices & Options

Departure Dates & Prices

Early Booking Discount: Book by 11:59 p.m. ET on Apr. 28 to save up to $300 per person!
Departures & Prices
per person, double occupancy*
Depart Return Price Book by
Apr 28
Fri Mar 20 2015 Sun Mar 29 2015 $2599   Departed
Fri Apr 17 2015 Sun Apr 26 2015 $2799   Closed
Fri May 8 2015 Sun May 17 2015 $3199 $2899 –$300 $2599 Available
Fri May 15 2015 Sun May 24 2015 $3499 $3199 –$300 $2899 Available
Fri Jun 5 2015 Sun Jun 14 2015 $3599 $3299 –$300 $2999 Available
Fri Sep 18 2015 Sun Sep 27 2015 $3549 $3249 Closed
Fri Sep 25 2015 Sun Oct 4 2015 $3399 $3099 –$300 $2799 Available
Fri Oct 2 2015 Sun Oct 11 2015 $3299 $2999 –$300 $2699 Available
Fri Oct 9 2015 Sun Oct 18 2015 $3199 $2899 –$300 $2599 Available

Please see price details below.*

Want to stay longer? We may be able to arrange for you to stay later than the scheduled dates, including extra hotel nights and separate airport transfers. Contact us about prices and availability.


Discover Croatia
Rooming Selection
Double Occupancy included
Single Room Supplement
May 15, Jun 5, Sep 18 +$399
May 8 unavailable
All other departures +$299

Flights & Departure Cities

Departure Airports
New York City (NYC) included
Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) +$150
Logan (BOS) +$150
Philadelphia (PHL) +$150
Miami (MIA) +$200
Chicago O'Hare (ORD) +$225
Washington Dulles (IAD) +$250
Denver (DEN) +$275
Seattle-Tacoma (SEA) +$275
Los Angeles (LAX) +$350

This package includes round-trip flights from the cities listed above, subject to availability. Please review the flight schedule, especially if you're booking connecting flights.

Coming from somewhere else? Ask us about availability and prices for flights from other cities. Additional charges for flights from other cities are due within 48 hours of your reservation.

Note: NYC departures will be from either JFK or EWR based upon availability when you make your reservation. Your flight itinerary showing which airport that you are departing from will be emailed to you in 24-48 hours.

Transfers: Transfers for this package are provided on a group basis only. For passengers deviating in any way from the group program, transfers are not provided. Individual, private transfers can be arranged at a supplement in price. Taxis and other forms of transportation are also available and may cost less than private transfers. If you wish to arrange private transfers, please request this service at the time of reservation.

How to Make a Reservation

To make a reservation, simply select an available departure date and reserve online using our secure booking system. Or call us one of our travel specialists at 800-555-5765, Mon–Fri 9:30–6:00 Eastern time. But first, check out our Things to Know section.

We only require a per-person deposit payment, which you can pay with your credit card or PayPal account. This deposit will be applied towards the cost of your package, and is generally non-refundable (details). The balance is due 75 days prior to departure (or within 72 hours, if you're booking less than 75 days prior to departure), and can be paid by credit card, PayPal, check or money order.

Standard Deposit $1500


Day 1: Depart USA. Your exciting journey to Croatia begins this evening as you check in for your overnight flight bound for Zagreb.

Day 2: Zagreb. Upon arrival in Zagreb, capital of Croatia, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Later, enjoy a welcome drink and light dinner at the hotel and meet your tour manager and traveling companions over a plate of "strukli", a local specialty. Accommodations: Palace Hotel, Hotel Dubrovnik or similar. Dinner provided.

St. Mark's Church, Zagreb Day 3: Zagreb & Opatija. After breakfast, enjoy a walking tour of Zagreb through the fortified, medieval Upper Town, St. Mark's Church with its multicolor tiled roof, Parliament and Government Palace. Depart Zagreb by coach to Opatija, situated on the Kvarner Bay. Opatija was the favorite spa resort of the Habsburgs' European aristocracy and celebrities such as Mahler, Chekhov and Isadora Duncan. Check in at your hotel on the promenade. This evening, enjoy dinner at the hotel. Accommodations: Hotel Admiral, Kristal Hotel, Hotel Palace-Bellevue, Villa Ambasador or similar. Breakfast & dinner provided.

Day 4: Opatija & Istria Peninsula. This morning, depart for Istria, the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. Drive to the western coast and visit Pula, which was a strategic port in ancient Roman times. Tour the 2000-year-old amphitheater, the sixth largest of its kind still preserved, which is reminiscent of the Colosseum in Rome. Continue to Rovinj, perhaps one of the most beautiful towns in Istria, and an inspiration to artists. Enjoy some free time to explore the old town with its narrow lanes, stores and galleries. Depart for Livade for a light lunch, and sample one of Istria's greatest treasures, the Zigante truffle. Return to Opatija for overnight. Breakfast & light lunch provided.

Plitvice Lakes Day 5: Plitvice Lakes. This morning, depart Optajia and head south to the Lika mountain region and the Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The park consists of 16 lakes connected by waterfall. Enjoy a hike through the park, viewing several of the lakes, including a boat ride across the emerald green Kozjak Lake. Explore the park by foot before returning to the main entrance by train. Continue to your hotel for check-in. Tonight, enjoy dinner at your hotel. Accommodations: Degenija, Grabovac Hotel, Hotel Jezero or similar. Breakfast & dinner provided.

Day 6: Sibenik & Split. Depart the mountain region for the Adriatic coast and to the historic town of Sibenik. See some of the area's cultural and historical monuments including the Cathedral of St. Jacobs built in the Middle Ages and attributed to a local master, George of Dalmatia. Continue to the Bibich Winery for a wine tasting and light lunch. The winery burnt to the ground during the Yugoslav wars and has been rebuilt, producing award winning wines that are exported to the USA. Taste the Dalmation Devit white wine as well as the cuvee of Shiraz and Merlot, accompanied by Croatian style tapas. Proceed to Split and check in at your hotel. Accommodations: President Hotel Split, Hotel Luxe or similar. Breakfast & light lunch provided.

Split Day 7: Split & Trogir. Split is the second largest city in Croatia and the largest in the Dalmatia region. The town has been built and re-built for seventeen centuries, and today you may find an 18th century building intersecting with ancient Roman walls. Walk through the old town, and visit the 4th century palace built by Emperor Diocletian to spend his golden years. Drive to the nearby town of Trogir, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Trogir has 2300 years of urban traditions and a culture influenced by ancient Greeks, Romans and Venetians. A walking tour of the old town will take you past its palaces, churches, tower and fortress, situated on a small island linked by small bridges. Enjoy lunch at the Tragos Restaurant where you can try "pasticada", a traditional Dalmatian dish. Return to Split and spend the remainder of the day at leisure. Breakfast & lunch provided.

Dancing in the streets of Dubrovnik Day 8: Ston & Dubrovnik. Depart Split and continue along the Dalmatian coast to the town of Ston, where you will visit the Milos Winery, and taste the famous "Plavac Mali" wine, a very close relative of Zinfandel. Here you will learn about the stories and traditions of wine making that have been passed down for generations. Visit the wine cellar and see a short film about the wines of the region. Enjoy a wine tasting with a light lunch. Continue to Dubrovnik for check in and dinner at your hotel. Accommodations: President Hotel Dubrovnik, Hotel Lacroma, Valamar Argosy Hotel or similar. Breakfast, light lunch & dinner provided.

Day 9: Dubrovnik. Completed in the 13th century, the old city of Dubrovnik has remained basically unchanged. Enjoy a walking tour and view the Franciscan Monastery, Clock Tower, St. Laurence Fortress, Sponza's Palace, and Rector's Palace. The remainder of the day will be at leisure. Spend some time wandering the winding streets, stopping at stores and galleries. Its medieval ramparts encircle the entire city, which pedestrians can enter at one of two gates, under the watchful gaze of the city's patron, Saint Blaise, or walk along the broad stone-paved avenue known as the Stradum. Breakfast provided.

Day 10: Dubrovnik/USA. After an early breakfast, bid farewell to Croatia as you are transferred to the airport to board your return flight. Your journey comes to an end as you arrive in the USA later today. Breakfast provided.

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