Scenic Slovenia & Croatia

Price per person
from £1,122

Price based on
London Stansted
25th Apr 2018 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • 8 days

  • Mediterranean

  • On the go pace

  • Classic escorted tour

A diverse, cross-European adventure that sees you riding through a karst cave system, exploring the medieval streets of Croatia’s coastal towns and wandering across crystalline lakes at Plitvice National Park.

At a glance


  • Postojna Caves Admire stalactite and stalagmite formations on a mini-train ride
  • Plitvice National Park Join the included walking tour with great views of some of the beautiful lakes. 
  • Split Explore the highlights of Croatia’s largest city
  • Dubrovnik Take a walking tour of the city to take in its medieval highlights
Scenic Slovenia & Croatia

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Porterage
  • Individual audio system
  • All airport taxes
  • Single share option
Single Share available

Our single share option will match you with a fellow solo traveller of the same gender in a twin room, so you don't have to pay a single supplement. If there's no one available to share with, you don't pay any additional single supplement. Please call us to book a single-share holiday.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Customer Reviews

There was more walking involved than I expected, the trip...

9th October 2017
Trusted Customer

There was more walking involved than I expected, the trip to the caves was described as a mini train journey through the caves unfortunately the train ride was very short followed by long long walk with very steep inclines I only just managed to get through it.

Good. Got to see a lot in a short time,...

7th October 2017
Mr Hamish Hore

Good. Got to see a lot in a short time, however a lot of travelling with not too much time in each place. Perhaps one more whole day somehwere, like we had in Dubrovnik, would make it 5 stars

Saw a lot which obviously involved many early mornings. Decent...

16th September 2017
Mr Stephen Walker

Saw a lot which obviously involved many early mornings. Decent hotels, rotten weather but nothing anyone can do about that🙂

Trip was excellent value but a few extra days should...

1st July 2017
Trusted Customer

Trip was excellent value but a few extra days should be added to cut down on the long days on the coach and give decent time in places like Sarajevo and Zadar.

OK -- No issues......,,,,,...

5th June 2017
Mr Brian Coakley

OK -- No issues......,,,,,

Your good but optional excursions expensive for return...

24th April 2017
Trusted Customer

Your good but optional excursions expensive for return

Overview

A diverse, cross-European adventure that sees you riding through a karst cave system, exploring the medieval streets of Croatia’s coastal towns and wandering across crystalline lakes at Plitvice National Park.

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 4 dinners

UK - Ljubljana

Day
1

Fly to Ljubljana where you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel for one night.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Ljubljana - Postojna Caves - Zadar

Day
2

Begin today with one of the real highlights of your tour - a visit to the beautiful subterranean world of the Postojna Caves, the largest known cave system in Slovenia and one of Europe's most extensive underground networks. Enjoy a mini-train ride through the caves to admire the diverse and captivating stalactite and stalagmite formations. Later, head across the border into Croatia and along the Dalmatian Coast to Zadar, a picturesque, historic town and the former capital of Dalmatia, for sightseeing and an overnight stay. The area has a chequered history of rulers, from centuries under Venetian domination and Austro-Hungarian rule prior to World War I, to Italy and, after World War II, Yugoslavia. Now it is part of Croatia: free, busy and full of life.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Zadar - Split - Dubrovnik

Day
3

Journey to the beautiful coastal town of Split, Croatia's largest city, spectacularly set overlooking the gleaming waters of the Adriatic. Rich with a varied and vibrant history, Split is dominated by the splendid Palace of Diocletian, a renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy the city's highlights on an included sightseeing tour before continuing further along the Dalmatian Coast to the picturesque port of Dubrovnik for two nights.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dubrovnik

Day
4

Known as the 'Pearl of the Adriatic', Dubrovnik is perched on a promontory that juts into the sparkling blue waters of the Adriatic Sea. As one of the Dalmatian Coast's most beautiful resorts, the city is famed for its striking buildings, squares and fortified walls as well as its plentiful shops, cafés and restaurants. For an insight into the history of this beautifully preserved medieval city, enjoy a walk around the city on the included sightseeing tour.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dubrovnik - Neretva Gorges - Mostar - Sarajevo

Day
5

Journey across the border into Bosnia-Herzegovina and relax on a scenic drive through the rugged countryside of the Neretva Valley, a luscious and fertile area rich in wildlife and dissected by a vast, sparkling river. Next, enjoy a stop in the former Turkish garrison town of Mostar, now the chief city of Herzegovina, to view the Stari Most Old Bridge, after which the city is named. Later, visit the historic city of Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia-Herzegovina and a city with a distinctly Turkish influence. The included sightseeing tour provides an excellent opportunity to get acquainted with the city and its architectural highlights including mosques, markets and bazaars.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Sarajevo - Plitvice National Park

Day
6

Cross the border back into Croatia for a visit to one of the country's best-known landmarks, the spectacularly scenic expanse of Plitvice Lakes National Park. Unspoilt and beautiful, the area blends rocky, natural wilderness and abundant rich flora, with 16 glimmering turquoise-blue lakes and lush wooded hills peppered with cascading waterfalls. Join the included walking tour with great views of some of the beautiful lakes.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Plitvice - Zagreb - Ljubljana

Day
7

Your first stop today is Zagreb, the capital of Croatia and the country's largest city. Enjoy a visit to the hilltop district of Gornji Grad and its lovely medieval quarter, Gradec. Enjoy a sightseeing tour to admire St Mark's Square and the wealth of historic buildings, including the Gothic-style Church of St Marcus, before continuing to the Slovenian capital, Ljubljana, to discover the city with a local guide.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Ljubljana - UK

Day
8

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Things to note

Accommodation as stated or similar.

Hotels

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.


  • Ljubljana: M Hotel
  • Zadar: Porto
  • Dubrovnik: Tirena
  • Sarajevo: Bosnia
  • Plitvice: Jezero

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