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Croatia & Slovenia: Adriatic to Lake Bled

Croatia in 9 Days, 7 Nights in Destination

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Explore a region at the crossroads of Southern, Central, and Eastern Europe beginning with the seaside towns of Croatia before heading to Slovenia’s alpine landscapes.

Trip Highlights

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    Bled
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    Postojna Cave
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    Plitvice Lakes
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    Split
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    Zagreb

Included

  1. All flights

  2. Accommodation

  3. All transfers

  4. Activities

  5. Some meals

Availability

  1. Departures available until September 2024

  2. Available Group tours

  3. Solo travelers available

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  • Accommodation in Charm & Superior category hotels.
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Accommodation: 7 Nights

Itinerary

Begin your adventure in Split, one of Croatia’s most famous cities. Head next to the Plitvice Lakes National Park and then visit Opatija, an elegant resort town. Cross into Slovenia to visit Bled in the Alps, and see Ljubljana before ending in Zagreb.

1st Day: Canada - Night on board

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Ready to dive into the incredible landscapes and tantalizing history of Croatia? Head to your departure airport to catch a flight to Split, perhaps the most popular city in Croatia*. Night on board.

*If either your outbound or inbound flights depart in the early hours (before 4:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the indicated departure day.

2nd Day: Split

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Land in Split and meet your driver after passing through customs. Transfer to the hotel for check-in and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure to rest or explore your new surroundings in Split on foot. You’re invited to a special welcome dinner to meet the rest of the group and your tour guide. Overnight stay in Split.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Art Split or similar
tripadvisor rating

331 Reviews

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3rd Day: Split

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Breakfast at the hotel. Set off for a sightseeing tour of Split focused on the historic city center. Visit the famed Diocletian’s Palace, an enormous complex that was part-palace, part-fortress, and part-military garrison. Split offers an unparalleled combination of Roman, Gothic, and Renaissance architecture that reveals the region’s layered past on the fringes of larger empires. Make further stops at the Split Cathedral and Jupiter’s Temple. Once the tour ends, the remainder of the day is free to spend as you like! Overnight stay in Split.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Art Split or similar
tripadvisor rating

331 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Sightseeing tour of Split

Light

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4th Day: Split - Trogir - Plitvice Lakes

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Breakfast at the hotel. Head straight to Trogir, a nearby waterfront town known for its Venetian architecture and artistic vibe. Walk around and explore independently before departing for the spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park. With sixteen terraced lakes surrounded by lush forests and towering mountains, this is truly an ideal setting to walk, observe, and reflect. Check in to your hotel and enjoy an included dinner before bed. Overnight stay in Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Jezero Hotel or similar
tripadvisor rating

1317 Reviews

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Activities

included
Plitvice Lakes National Park

Moderate

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5th Day: Plitvice Lakes - Opatija - Postojna - Bled

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Breakfast at the hotel. Depart by road for Opatija, driving along the beautiful Bay of Kvarner. On arrival in Opatija, enjoy some free time to explore this summer destination once favored by European royalty. Afterwards, continue north and cross the border into Slovenia. Stop in Postojna, where you’ll explore one of Europe’s largest caves via a subterranean train.

End with a final leg to Bled, a mountain town nestled in the Slovenian alps. Enjoy included dinner on arrival at the hotel. Overnight stay in Bled.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Kompas Bled or similar
tripadvisor rating

742 Reviews

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Activities

included
Postojna Caves

Moderate

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6th Day: Bled

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Breakfast at the hotel. Take advantage of your day in Bled with a walking tour of the town, its charming lakefront, and the Bled Castle perched high on a cliff overlooking the scenery. The remainder of the day is free to spend as you like! Overnight stay in Bled.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Kompas Bled or similar
tripadvisor rating

742 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Walking tour through Bled and visit the Bled Castle

Moderate

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7th Day: Bled - Ljubliana - Zagreb

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Breakfast at the hotel. Leave Bled behind as you leave for Ljubljana, the charming capital of Slovenia. On arrival, take a walking tour through the quaint city center, observing landmarks such as the Central Market, the Three Bridges, Baroque Town Hall, and Robba's Fountain. Once the tour wraps up, hit the road again as you continue to Zagreb, Croatia. Enjoy an included dinner and settle in at the hotel. Overnight stay in Zagreb.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Zonar Zagreb Hotel or similar
tripadvisor rating

21 Reviews

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Activities

included
Walking tour of Ljubljana

Light

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8th Day: Zagreb

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Breakfast at the hotel. Today is your chance to explore the Croatian capital, beginning with a walking tour including the historic Upper Town, St. Mark’s Church, St. Catherine's Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and Government Palace. Once complete, the rest of the day is yours to wander the city’s cobblestone streets, perhaps buying some last-minute souvenirs before your return home. Overnight stay in Zagreb.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Zonar Zagreb Hotel or similar
tripadvisor rating

21 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Walking tour in Zagreb

Light

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9th Day: Zagreb - Canada

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After a final breakfast at the hotel*, it's time to head home. At the indicated time, transfer to the airport to catch a flight back to Canada. Arrive in Canada and end your trip.

*Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

Included activities

Included

Sightseeing tour of Split

Included activity for day 3 in Split

Explore this iconic seaside city with visits to iconic landmarks such as Diocletian’s Palace, the Split Cathedral, and Jupiter’s Temple.

Duration 02:00h Approx. Pick up time: 09:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Light

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Included

Plitvice Lakes National Park

Included activity for day 4 in Plitvice Lakes

Enjoy the natural beauty of the Plitvice Lakes National Park, taking the chance to stroll along the water and admire the picturesque views.

Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

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Included

Postojna Caves

Included activity for day 5 in Postojna Cave

Enter one of the largest underground cave systems in Europe, learning about their fascinating geology and taking a subterranean train ride through their depths.

Duration 01:30h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

more information
Included

Walking tour through Bled and visit the Bled Castle

Included activity for day 6 in Bled

Take a walking tour of this charming Alpine town nestled alongside a lake. Visit the Bled Castle as well as the central old town.

Duration 04:00h Approx. Pick up time: 09:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Moderate

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The price includes

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    Included in all our trips. more information
  • Departures from main Canadian airports.
  • International flights: Canada - Split, Zagreb - Canada.
  • 7 nights hotel accommodation in Charm and Superior category hotels.
    See hotels included
  • 7 breakfasts and 4 dinners.
  • All transfers
  • Visits as indicated in the itinerary with an English-speaking guide.
    See itinerary
  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Entrance to Plitvice Lakes and Postojna caves.
  • City tours in Split, Bled, Ljubljana and Zagreb.
  • Guide/s during the excursions.
  • Tour leader from day 2 to 8*.
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*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Drinks, entrance fees, city taxes, tips and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

Hotel ratings in Croatia are not governed by the same standards as those in Canada, so please keep this in mind when selecting your desired accommodation category.

Due to the nature of the destination the terrain can be uneven at times, it may require you to walk on a rocky path, and up and down hills.

Note: Because of the narrow and cobbled streets, walking is the primary way of getting around. Please make sure to pack comfortable walking shoes.

For wheelchair users this trip is upon request, please contact us for further information.

*For groups consisting of 2 to 6 people you will not have a tour leader. Instead, you will have 1hour a day meeting with a our local representative in each city where you have an overnight.

  • Croatia
  • Slovenia
    • Entry requirements

      Your passport must be valid for at least 3 months beyond the date you expect to leave from Croatia.

    • Visa

      No visa is required to enter the country.

    • Currency

      Euro

    • Language

      Croatian

    • Electricity

      220 V. Adapter not required.

    • Health

      No mandatory vaccinations.

    • Time zone

      UTC +1.

    • Other useful information

      Croatia

    • Tourist Office website

      http://croatia.hr

    Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

    Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

    In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

    If you have reduced mobility, require the use of a wheelchair, or you would prefer this tour to be a private experience for you and your group, you must contact our Experts at +1 778 807 9750 before booking to ensure that your needs can be met.

    While on the road, it is highly unlikely that the vehicle will be equipped with wifi or bathroom facilities, though rest stops will be made for long trips. We recommend purchasing a new SIM card at the airport or placing an e-SIM before travel to guarantee internet connection. 

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