Charming Croatia and Bosnia
SATURDAY – SATURDAY 8 DAYS
TRST – OPATIJA/RIJEKA – PLITVICE LAKES – ZAGREB – SARAJEVO – MOSTAR – MEĐUGORIJE – DUBORVNIK – SPLIT – ZADAR
Day 1 (Saturday): TRST (TRIESTE) – OPATIJA or RIJEKA
Arrival to Trieste (Italy). Transfer 2 times per day to Opatija/Rijeka. Accomodation at hotel 3*/4* at Rivijera Opatija or Rijeka. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2 (Sunday): OPARIJA/RIJEKA – PLITVICE LAKES – ZAGREB
Breakfast in hotel and departure to the national park Plitvice Lakes (UNESCO). Today you will be visiting the nature at it’s best. Visit national park Plitvice Lakes is a walk through the unreal world of forest and water. Imagine 16 beautiful lakes of crystal blue-green colour, fed by many small streams that are spilling into each other in cascades and thundering waterfalls. The network of paths and bridges permits pleasant and safe walk during the visit. Sightseeing also by tourist train and ride by boat on the biggest lake, Kozjak. Just relax, listen to the waterfalls and be amazed by beautiful nature….
In afternoon ride to Zagreb, accomodation in the hotel dinner and overnight.
Day 3 (Monday): ZAGREB – SARAJEVO
Breakfast in hotel. Morning city tour of Zagreb, including the Cathedral, which two high bell towers have become the symbol of the town; St.Mark’s Church with its picturesque roof featuring Croatian coats of arms; the Stone Gate, the entrance to the Upper Town; the Lotršćak Tower… Zagreb is also well-known for its “Licitar”, small, colorfully decorated honey-cakes. After the visit departure for Sarajevo. Accommodation in hotel, overnight
Day 4 (Tuesday): SARAJEVO – MOSTAR – MEDJUGORJE
Breakfast in hotel. Sightseeing of Sarajevo, the beautiful mosques and architecture, the old quarters still maintain an authentic Ottoman style with oriental sweet shops, cafes, and traditional Bosnian food. In the afternoon we will visit Mostar, the largest city in Herzegovina and one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country. The symbol of the town is old stone bridge wich is also on the UNESCO list. In the evening arrival to Medjugorije, free time to breathe one diferent atmosphere of peace… Accomodation in hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 5 (Wednesday) MEĐUGORJE – DUBROVNIK – MEĐUGORJE
After breakfast in hotel departure to Dubrovnik. Sightseeing of Dubrovnik (UNESCO), one of the most beautiful cities on the Adriatic coast, a treasury rich in cultural and historical monuments dating back a thousand years. The city is surrounded by 2 km of walls with towers built between 11th and 17th century. We recommend walk on the city’s main street, Stradun, visit to the Rector’s palace, the church of St Vlaho, the Cathedral, Franciscan monastery with one of the oldest pharmacies in Europe (14th century). Dinner in a restaurant in the Old town. Return to hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 6 (Thursday): MEĐUGORJE – SPLIT – ZADAR – OPATIJA/RIJEKA
Breakfast in hotel and departure to Split. Sightseeing of beautiful Dalmatian city with famous Diocletian Palace (UNESCO-heritage), an unique monument of the Roman architecture from the 3rd century. Afterwards we are heading to Zadar. The rich history of Zadar is reflected in its numerous monuments: the Roman Forum, churches from early Christian, Roman, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque periods and famous collection of sacral silver and gold objects. Arrival to Rijeka/Opatija in late afternoon. Accomodation in hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 7 (Friday): OPATIJA/RIJEKA
Breakfast in hotel. Half day boat trip… Enjoy in beautiful panorama of the Opatija coast. We will start from Opatija and tacke you to picturesque Lovran and to the Mošćenička Draga with it’s beautiful pebble beach. Free time for swim and relax with the sound of the sea. Dinner and overnight.
Giorno 8 (Saturday): RIJEKA – TRST (TRIESTE)
After breakfast transfer to Trieste.