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Winter in Croatia

featuring Plitvice Lakes and the Adriatic Coast

Summary:

Travel back in time – and explore the fascinating present – as you tour through stunning Croatia. Discover the Pula Arena, a wonderfully preserved Roman amphitheater, as well as the massive Diocletian’s Palace, built as an emperor’s retirement villa. Take...

Duration
10 Days
Cities
6
Next Departure
02-Nov-2025
Starting at
USD 2,399.00
Price per day
USD 240.00
Tour Type
Tour Type

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  • Collette
 
Operator
Collette
Tour
Winter in Croatia
Sub-Title
featuring Plitvice Lakes and the Adriatic Coast
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Summary

Travel back in time – and explore the fascinating present – as you tour through stunning Croatia. Discover the Pula Arena, a wonderfully preserved Roman amphitheater, as well as the massive Diocletian’s Palace, built as an emperor’s retirement villa. Take a walk along the cascading lakes of Plitvice Lakes National Park and enjoy a three-night stay at Opatija, a celebrated seaside town known for its mild climate. Wander through a Dalmatian village and learn about its heritage and traditions, and experience light and sound in a whole new way at Zadar’s popular art installations. Throughout your tour, get a taste of regional cuisine with beautifully prepared meals featuring fresh local ingredients.

Map: Winter in Croatia (Collette)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1
Overnight Flight
Day 2
Zagreb, Croatia - Opatija - Tour Begins
Day 3
Opatija - Pula - Opatija
Day 4
Opatija
Day 5
Opatija - Zadar - Split
Day 6
Split - Etno Village Of Radošic - Split
Day 7
Split
Day 8
Split - Plitvice Lakes - Zagreb
Day 9
Zagreb
Day 10
Zagreb - Tour Ends

Travel Cities (6): Dubrovnik, Plitvice Lakes National Park, Pula, Split, Zadar, Zagreb

Highlights

City

  • Opatija

Attraction

  • Pula Amphitheater
  • Farm-to-Table Dinner
  • Zadar
  • Sea Organ and Greeting to the Sun

City

  • Split

Attraction

  • Choice on Tour
  • Traditions of a Dalmatian Village
  • Plitvice Lakes National Park

City

  • Zagreb

Included in Price

Culinary

  • Savor the best of Istrian cuisine.
  • Enjoy a Dalmatian dinner prepared according to traditional recipes.
  • Dine on continental favorites at a local restaurant in Zagreb.

Experience

  • Step back to ancient times in the famous Pula Arena.
  • Stroll through Split and explore Diocletian’s Palace.
  • Commune with sound and light at Zadar’s popular Sea Organ and Greeting to the Sun art installations.

Optional, not included

Ljubljana: The Best of Slovenia

  • Today, spend the day in Slovenia, the only country that has the word “love” in its name! Visit Ljubljana, the romantic capital city nestled along the banks of Ljubljanica River. A local expert will introduce you to its parks, sidewalk cafés, and lively central market. See Prešern Square, historic City Hall, and the city’s many bridges, including the beautiful Dragon Bridge, named for its several statues (the dragon is the city’s symbol). Enjoy free time for lunch, then travel to the enormous Postojna caves, one of the country’s most famed attractions. Venture to the Great Mountain caves by electric train and wander through caverns filled with unique pillars, columns, and huge icicles. A warm jacket and comfortable shoes are suggested for the cave visit, as the temperature there averages 50ºF/10ºC. Duration approximately 10 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 8 passenger(s) is required to operate this option.


Dubrovnik: Discover Dubrovnik the Pearl of the Adr

  • Spend your morning taking in stunning seaside views as you travel down winding coastal roads in the Pearl of the Adriatic. Discover rich history and charm along the dramatic cliffs that drop into vibrant shades of aquamarine. Meet up with a local guide for a tour of “Old Dubrovnik”, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where you’ll visit one of Europe’s oldest pharmacies in the Franciscan Monastery. See Rector’s Palace, Sponza Palace, Dubrovnik Cathedral, and Old Town’s famous main street, Stradun. After, enjoy free time to explore the marble streets and beautiful baroque buildings, or simply take in views from the famous Dubrovnik walls. Enjoy included lunch in a local restaurant. Duration approximately 12 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 10 passenger(s) is required to operate this option.


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