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croatia & slovenia

 

Beauty, history & something new each day

20 wonderful days

Escorted Tours

Tour dates:

29 August - 17 September, 2012

Tour leader:

Escorted from New Zealand by

 

JillWorrall

Tour price:

$10,750 per person, share twin

Single supplement:

$980

 

ONLINE BOOKING

Tour price includes

  • All airfares and taxes
  • 1 night in Singapore
  • Accommodation in 3-star & 4-star hotels
  • 16 breakfasts, 2 lunches & 7 dinners
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned coach
  • Group tipping
  • Services of an experienced Tour Director
  • Assistance of your kiwi tour leader, JillWorrall


Highlights

  • Explore in detail two of Europe’s most picturesque countries – Slovenia, known as Europe in Miniature and Croatia with its stunning Adriatic coastline.
  • Stroll through Croatia’s capital Zagreb with its historic medieval Upper Town.
  • Immerse yourself in the history and architecture of Ptuj, one of Slovenia’s oldest towns.
  • Enjoy a boat trip on picturesque Lake Bled with its medieval castle and backdrop of towering peaks.
  • Dine in a castle while being transported back in time to the Middle Ages.
  • Bask in the wonderful scenery of mountains, valleys and lakes in the Julian Alps.
  • Explore the world renowned Postojna Caves, one of the largest karst cave systems in the world.
  • Learn about the beautiful white Lipizzaner horses at the Lipica stud farm and see these superb horses (they’re regarded as the finest riding horses in the world!) in action.
  • Taste local wines and cheeses and browse among colourful produce markets.
  • Marvel at the interior of Baroque churches, Venetian facades and Roman architecture.
  • Walk in the breathtaking Plitvice National Park where waterfalls tumble through 16 forest-girt lakes.
  • Explore the Roman heritage of Split and its centrepiece, 4th Century Diocletian’s Palace.
  • Have two nights on captivating Brac Island in the Adriatic Sea.
  • Appreciate the beautiful city of Dubrovnik, a city poet Lord Byron described as “the Pearl of the Adriatic”.
  • Take a dip in the sea, join European café society or shop for treasures in your free time in both countries.
 







 
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