Advent in Croatia
Zagreb, Plitvice Lakes, Split, Dubrovnik
- 7 Days / 6 Nights
NAD 13995per person sharing
7 Days / 6 Nights
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Croatian Christmas Market Package
Advent in Croatia Croatian Christmas Market Package It’s that time of the year – There’s a chill in the air, the smell of roasted chestnuts abound, Christmas carols can be heard and indulgent treats are everywhere to be found. Yes, it’s Christmas in Europe. One of our favourite things to do at this time of the year is to wrap warm and visit traditional Christmas markets. After all, who can argue who with quaint stalls lined with twinkling fairy lights, fairground rides, Christmas treats such as mulled wine, roasted chestnuts, and chocolate-coated fritule, and only the prettiest stockings and gifts?! Come and join one of our small group tours and experience why Zagreb was voted the best Christmas market in Europe.
Departure any time between 1 - 17 December 2019.
Let us package it for you including flights and visa.
- Transfer from Zagreb airport
- 2 nights' accommodation in 4* hotel in Zagreb
- Welcome dinner
- Guided tour of Zagreb
- 1 night accommodation in 3* hotel in Plitvice Lakes National Park
- Entrance fee to the park
- Guided tour of Plitvice Lakes National Park • 2 nights' accommodation in 4* hotel in Kastela
- Guided tour of Split
- 1 night accommodation in 5* hotel in Dubrovnik
- Guided tour of Dubrovnik
- Transfer to airport
- Breakfast daily
- English speaking driver/guide
- Return airticket from Windhoek
- Travel Insurance
- Meals not mentioned
- Expenses of personal nature
Day One: Zagreb
Arrive in Zagreb where you will be met and transferred to your hotel. After some time to relax, enjoy a guided tour of the city, ending with a welcome dinner. Spend the evening strolling through the Christmas markets. Enjoy a diverse musical program on the main square while sampling traditional delicacies. Try the thick Croatian hot chocolate or the warm mulled wine at one of the many Christmas stands.
Day Two: Zagreb
Visit Varaždin where you can see the historical 12th century castle. Return to Zagreb where you can spend the evening ice-skating and trying traditional Croatian treats and enjoy the Christmas experience.
Day Three: PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK
Leave Zagreb after breakfast and travel to Plitvice Lakes National Park where you can enjoy a guided tour around the amazing Plitvice waterfalls. Spend a night in Plitvice.
Day four Tuesday: PLITVICE – ZADAR - KASTELA
Leave Plitvice after breakfast. Drive to Zadar, the town that was voted best European city of 2016. Guided tour of Zadar. Listen to the sea organs and enjoy the sunset at the greeting of the sun. Later, continue to Kastela.
Day Five Wednesday: KASTELA
Today, enjoy a guided tour of Split and Diocletion's Palace. From there experience the Christmas culture in Split. Shop for homemade crafts at the Christmas stands, try out Croatia's home made fritule or the crispy kroštule. Split's Christmas markets are filled with stands offering traditional food, souvenirs and drinks all day long
Day Six Friday: DUBROVNIK
Leave after breakfast for Dubrovnik. Lunch on the road. On arrival, settle into your hotel, and then an afternoon tour around Dubrovnik, walk along the city walls and enjoy the sunset. This UNESCO protected fortified town comes to life during December. Spend the evening enjoying Dubrovnik's live nativity scene and other Christmas festivities.
Day Seven Saturday: DEPARTURE
Last minute sightseeing and shopping before departure.
T's & C's apply