Scenic Slovenia & Croatia

Price per person
from £1,160

Price based on
London Stansted
10th Oct 2018 departure

Key inclusions

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

  • Mediterranean

  • On the go pace

  • Classic escorted tours

A diverse, cross-European adventure that sees you riding through a karst cave system, exploring the medieval streets of Croatia’s cities on the beautiful Dalmatian Coast, exploring UNESCO-listed Roman temples and Franciscan monasteries, and wandering across crystalline lakes at the stunning 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

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
Price match guarantee

With accommodation, transfers, excursions, selected meals, private VIP home pick-up and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price, our escorted tour holidays are highly rated by our customers. But should you find a like-for-like tour cheaper elsewhere, we will match its price and give you a further £100 reduction.

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.

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.

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 cities on the beautiful Dalmatian Coast, exploring UNESCO-listed Roman temples and Franciscan monasteries, and wandering across crystalline lakes at the stunning 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.

The rest of the day is free for you to explore some of Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital, with a strong alpine architectural flavour. Tonight, meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

Ljubljana - Postojna Caves - Zadar

Day
2

Undoubtedly, one of the highlights on this tour is a visit to the Postojna Caves. Your included visit is comprised of a train ride and a walking tour, which will allow you to see what are possibly Europe’s most extensive and best-known caves. Then, into Croatia, traveling along the coast to Zadar. Over the centuries, Zadar was ruled by Venetians, Austro/Hungarians, by Italy after WWI, and today belongs to Croatia. Find out more during the included guided tour.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Zadar - Split - Dubrovnik

Day
3

Drive south to Split to visit the former hometown of Roman Emperor Diocletian, his palace, and Jupiter temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See more of the lovely Dalmatian Coast before reaching Dubrovnik.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Dubrovnik

Day
4

Dubrovnik is the best-preserved Croatian medieval city and the liveliest in Dalmatia. Visit the Franciscan monastery and the Rector Palaces, where the Local Guide will give you a full commentary, including the history of this beautifully preserved medieval architectural wonder. Afternoon and evening optional excursions are available.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Dubrovnik - Neretva Gorges - Mostar - Sarajevo

Day
5

Enjoy a scenic drive into the rugged beauty of the Neretva Valley. Stop in Mostar, where a Local Guide shows you the Turkish Quarter with the Turkish house, the mosque, and the reconstructed 16th-century bridge. On to Sarajevo, capital of Bosnia-Herzegovina and certainly the most Turkish-looking city in the Balkans—famous for its mosques, markets, and bazaars. Discover the city with a Local Guide and get acquainted with its architectural highlights, including the Gazi Husrev-beg mosque.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Sarajevo - Plitvice National Park

Day
6

Travel north today back into Croatia to visit the country’s famous Plitvice National Park. Enjoy a walk with a Local Guide through the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder. Its 16 lakes, wooded hills, waterfalls, and cascades make it one of Europe’s most loved national parks.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Plitvice - Zagreb - Ljubljana

Day
7

Get to know Croatia’s capital on the included city tour. The city is packed with historic buildings, such as the gothic St. Marcus Church. Continue to Ljubljana, where a Local Guide will help you appreciate its imperial beauty.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Ljubljana - UK

Day
8

Your tour ends today with breakfast this morning.

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

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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