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INTRODUCTION

   Greetings and Welcome to PALMA TRAVEL DMC, your PERFECT & COMPLETE travel
   partner!
   We combine high quality services with reasonable price and personal touch. Our
   inspiration comes from the elegance of urban cities, green countryside always raises our
   spirit and our hearts guide us to create and fulfil the dreams of each and every traveler.
   At every point since the establishment of the company over three decades ago, we have
   proven to be a reliable business partner with comprehensive and diverse range of travel
   arrangements. We are determined to provide the best support, ultimately saving you
   money and time to focus on things that matter the most to you.
   Our team of professionals welcomes you to Slovenia and its nearby countries: Austria,
   Italy, Croatia, Hungary, Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Albania, Macedonia, Bulgaria,
   Germany, Switzerland and others. So, join us and enjoy the hospitality of the people,
   fantastic variety of regions, natural wonders and local traditions and culture.

   PALMA TRAVEL DMC is committed in finding the best solutions for our partners. Since
   1990, our Mission is to fulfil our clients’ needs and to provide exceptional services that
   satisfy their expectations. Our priorities are to be the most innovative in the industry, to
   maintain our professionalism and to be readily accessible for our clients.
   Longterm experiences, high-quality expectations, constant creativity enables us to
   establish strong business relationships with our partners and our future clients.
   In this brochure, we have carefully selected our best routes for you to explore the unique
   and diverse trips off the beaten track; be amazed by the nature and take a glimpse inside
   the underworld. Meet the friendly locals and get thrilled by their stories and folklore. Let
   them be lakes, rivers or mountains, untouched jewels are hiding everywhere – and we
   know where the best ones are.
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INCOMING DEPARTMENT
INFO
        Verovškova 55 I 1000 Ljubljana I Slovenia
        tel: +386 1 51 33 670 I incoming@palma-travel.eu
        www.palma-travel.eu

        STUNNING SLOVENIA................................6                    TRAVEL PUZZLE
INDEX

        IMPRESSIVE CROATIA................................8                   THE GRAND TOUR OF
        EXPLORE SLOVENIA & CROATIA............... 10                          SLOVENIA & CROATIA.............................. 32

        ADRIATIC PEARLS.....................................12                EXPLORE AUSTRIA, ITALY,
                                                                              SLOVENIA & CROATIA..............................34
        CHARMING ITALY..................................... 14
                                                                              CAESARS, DUKES AND DOGES.................36
        AUSTRIA, ITALY & SLOVENIA.................... 16
                                                                              ENCHANTING DANUBE,
        THE GREAT BALKAN EXPERIENCE............ 18
                                                                              ALPS & ADRIATIC..................................... 38
        SOUTH BALKAN GEMS.............................20
                                                                              COMPLETE BALKAN ADVENTURE............ 40
        IMPERIAL CIRCLE..................................... 22
                                                                              ADRIATIC & SOUTH
        PANONIAN HIGHLIGHTS..........................24                       BALKAN FAIRYTALE..................................42
        ROMANIA & BULGARIA............................26                      GRAND IMPERIAL CIRCLE........................44
        GREEN HEART OF EUROPE AND BLUE                                        FROM DUBROVNIK TO BUDAPEST............46
        PEARL OF ADRIATIC.................................28

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                                           2018

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TRANSPORTATION
    Our buses are comfortable and perfect for long distance traveling, apart from this we
    can arrange luxury buses for our sophisticated clients. Private transfers can be done
    either with highly comfortable vehicles or luxury vans.

     ACCOMMODATION
     Hotels in our portfolio are highly rated but categorized differently. Located in
     straight city center or semi-central location, they assure you a comfort and
     unforgettable stay. Hotel categories go from standard 3 star, to superior 4 and 5
     star. Service is usually based on bed and breakfast with option of half board dinners.

     GUIDES & TOUR DIRECTORS
     Our guides and tour directors are carefully selected. They offer you support and
     organization and logistic solutions 24/7 during your trip. The guides are all English
     speaking; however, we can also provide for you guides in different languages such
     as Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Spanish and many others.

     OTHER SERVICES
     Besides classic tours we can also add or remove activities based on your client’s
     desires. If you are to fly to some other airport than written in the tour program,
     please let us know and you will arrange the transfer and needed services.

     TRAVEL PUZZLE
     Boost the tours for more experience with TRAVEL PUZZLE option. Almost all of our
     tours can be combined between each other and create a new longer journey. Check
     for matching puzzle sign at the end of each tour and make a new longer travel
     experience by combing 2 tours in one.

    PRIVATE & CLOSED GROUPS
    If you would like to close one of our departures just for your clients, we can always
    customize services based on their needs and wishes. Hotels, guides - languages,
    meal plans can all be adjusted, therefore don’t hesitate to contact us for more
    options.

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B = breakfast L = lunch T = tasting D = dinner CD = Captain’s dinner

TRANSFER PRICES (per person, per way)
        ZAGREB – LJUBLJANA                                    99 €
         VENICE – LJUBLJANA                                   99 €
        JULIAN ALPS – VENICE                                  115 €
        JULIAN ALPS – ZAGREB                                  115 €
           VENICE – ZAGREB                                    220 €

KIDS DISCOUNT
  1 child 2 - 12 years old 20% off in additional bed with 2
  adults in double room

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Maribor
                                                                                                                                                          Ptuj
                                                                                                                                Bohinj
                                                                                                                                         Bled

                                                                                                                        Ljubljana

                                                                                                                                  Postojna
                                                                                                                                Lipica
                                                                                                                        Koper
                                                                                                                     Piran

                                       stunning slovenia
                                                                     8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
            Discover the new star of Europe and visit the queen of caves - Postojna. Enjoy colorful
                                       Ljubljana and emerald lake Bled

    DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN LJUBLJANA                               story, you will also take funicular up to the castle     which counts more than 400 years. The guide will
    Welcome to Slovenia and its beloved capital! Meet         hill, to learn more about Ljubljana and Slovenia’s       take you through the old town by the river, where
    with your tour director and get to know the details       history and of course admire amazing view from           you will stop in one of restaurants for lunch. Some
    of your tour! Free time in Ljubljana                      the top. Afternoon will be free at leisure, to enjoy     free time and then continue to Ptuj, the oldest
                                                              city on your own.                                        city in Slovenia. It was the Romans who left a very
    DAY 2: LJUBLJANAB                                        4OPTIONAL: Slovenian folklore dinner                     strong mark here, with their gravestones, tem-
    Start your day with visit of colorful capital, Ljublja-                                                            ples and roads and back then the city was known
    na. Your guide will take you around and show you          DAY 3: MARIBOR AND PTUJ                       B, T      as Petovio. Later on, drive back to Ljubljana and
    the most important attractions, such as Preser-           Drive to Maribor and beginning with sightseeing          overnight.
    en’s square, Triple bridge, fish market, town hall        of Maribor, second biggest city in Slovenia, known
    and many others. To wrap up the whole Ljubljana           as the city with the oldest grapevine in the world
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DAY 4: PREDJAMA CASTLE – POSTOJNA CAVE –                  happened in Caporetto (Kobarid) which is right           in Slovenia – lake Bohinj. You will take a funicular
SLOVENIAN SEASIDEB                                       in the heart of the valley where a WWI museum is         to Mt Vogel top, where your breath will be taken
Your adventure will continue to the underworld,           located. Museum visit after lunch and afternoon          away by unforgettable views of Triglav National
more exactly Karst underworld. Your first stop -          drive to Julian Alps region, where magical views         Park. Some free time to admire its natural beau-
Predjama, amazing Renaissance fortress, built             and pristine nature is waiting for you!                  ty and relax on the lake shore. In the evening join
within a cave, is not at all the kind of castle you are                                                            you group for a farewell dinner where you will talk
familiar with. Even Guinees book of records list-         DAY 7: BLED AND BOHINJ                        B, L, D   about most memorable moments of the tour and
ed it biggest castle ever built inside a rock. It will    Time for Alpine fairy tale! With immense natural         plan for new ones.
definitely leave you speechless. Enter the queen of       beauty, Bled, together with its surroundings and
caves – Postojna cave, the only cave in the world         magnificent lake with an island, ranks among the         DAY 8: DEPARTURE FROM LJUBLJANAB
with a train in it. The cave offers a unique experi-      most beautiful alpine resorts of the world. Amaz-        Free time until departure for your flight back
ence of the underworld. After breath-taking walk          ing castle on the cliff is offering stunning views of    home.
underground free time for lunch and afternoon             the region, while island in the middle of the lake
drive to Slovenian seaside. Accommodation in              can be visited with traditional boat called “plet-
one of the seaside resorts and free time to relax         na”. After lunch, continue to the largest alpine lake
on the beach!

DAY 5: PIRAN AND KOPER                         B, L
In the morning we take a guided tour of small bou-
tique town Piran. This Slovenian jewel used to be
part of Venetian republic once, so the city’s archi-
tecture reminds a lot of Venice and is absolutely
one of the most adorable cities in the world. After
free time for coffee by the sea, you will visit Ko-
per, Slovenian coastal town that once used to be
an island. Its medieval streets are just perfect for
afternoon wandering. Lunch and free time to enjoy
Slovenian seaside and relax!

DAY 6: LIPICA STUD FARM – SOCA VALLEY – KO-
BARID – JULIAN ALPS                            B, L
After the breakfast drive back to Karst region, to
get to know another story, this time about the
horses. You will meet a special breeded horse,
called Lipizzaner. Special horses that were breed-
ed for Habsburg monarchy and are famous for be-
ing born black and becoming white while growing
up. Done with very interesting visit of the histori-
cal stud farm, continue to emerald valley of Soca.
The region used to be part of well-known Isonzo
front in WWI, and the most important, the 12th

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                    PREDICTED HOTELS:                            DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • LJUBLJANA                                   LJUBLJANA: RADISSON BLU PLAZA 4*,             STARTS (FLY IN LJU)   ENDS (FLY OUT LJU)   PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
 • MARIBOR & PTUJ                              HOTEL SLON 4* or similar
 • PIRAN & KOPER                                                                                APR 14, 2022          APR 21, 2022                1.590 €
 • SOCA VALLEY                                 SEASIDE: CASA ROSA 4*, HISTRION 4*,              MAY 12, 2022         MAY 19, 2022                 1.650 €
 • BLED & BOHINJ                               LIFECLASS 4* or similar                         MAY 26, 2022          JUN 02, 2022                 1.650 €
 • POSTOJNA CAVE                               JULIAN ALPS: ECO PARK BOHINJ 4*, RIKLI          JUN 09, 2022          JUN 16, 2022                 1.650 €
 • PREDJAMA CASTLE                             BALANCE 4* or similar
                                                                                                JUN 23, 2022         JUN 30, 2022                 1.650 €
                                                                                                JUL 07, 2022          JUL 14, 2022                1.650 €
PRICE INCLUDES:                                • Entrance to WWI museum                        AUG 04, 2022          AUG 11, 2022                 1.650 €
 • All transfers as per itinerary              • Entrance to Lipica stud farm                   AUG 18, 2022         AUG 25, 2022                 1.650 €
 • English speaking tour leader                • Entrance to Bled castle                        SEP 01, 2022         SEP 08, 2022                 1.650 €
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB            • Entrance Postojna cave & Predjama
                                                                                                SEP 15, 2022          SEP 23, 2022                1.650 €
   basis                                         castle
 • 3 × lunch                                   • Tourist tax                                    SEP 29, 2022         OCT 06, 2022                 1.650 €
 • 1 × farewell dinner                                                                          OCT 27, 2022         NOV 03, 2022                 1.650 €
 • Entrance and funicular ride to Ljubljana                                                    NOV 10, 2022          NOV 17, 2022                 1.650 €
   castle                                     SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 680 €
                                              DINNER IN HOTELS: 180 €                           DEC 22, 2022         DEC 29, 2022                 1.590 €
 • Wine tasting in Maribor
 • Funicular ride to Mt Vogel                                                                   JAN 12, 2023         JAN 19, 2023                 1.490 €
                                                                                                FEB 09, 2023          FEB 16, 2023                1.490 €
                                                                                               MAR 16, 2023          MAR 23, 2023                 1.590 €
                     TRAVEL PUZZLE
                     IMPRESSIVE CROATIA

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Zagreb

                                                                                                                                        Plitvice

                                                                                                                                Zadar

                                                                                                                                        Trogir
                                                                                                                                           Split

                                                                                                                                               Dubrovnik

                                    impressive croatia
                                                                  8 DAYS/ 7 NIGHTS
      Visit the incredible capital of Croatia, magnificent lakes Plitvice and other Croatian jewels
                                  under UNESCO’s heritage protection.
    DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO ZAGREB                              spots of the city. Free afternoon to enjoy and dis-      of the most spectacular natural phenomena with
    Welcome to Croatia! Meet with your tour director      cover city on your own.                                  16 emerald-turquoise lakes that are connected
    and get to know the details of your tour! Free time                                                            to each other by a fabulous system of waterfalls.
    in Zagreb.                                            DAY 3: PLITVICE                                  B, L   After guided tour of the park you will have some
                                                          One of the most photogenic natural parks is wait-        time to enjoy the pristine nature and admire the
    DAY 2: ZAGREB B                                      ing for you! Daily trip to Plitvice national park will   emerald water. Later in the afternoon transfer to
    Explore the interesting Croatian capital. Walk-       absolutely take your breath away! With its ex-           hotel in Plitvice area, overnight.
    ing tour of its historical Zagreb composed of the     ceptional natural beauty, this area has always at-
    Gornji Grad and Kaptol, will show medieval urban      tracted nature lovers, and already on 8 April 1949,      DAY 4: ZADAR – TROGIR – SPLIT             B, L
    complex of churches, palaces, museums, galler-        it was proclaimed Croatia’s first national park. A       Start with a short city tour among ancient and
    ies and government buildings popular sightseeing      UNESCO World Heritage Site is considered one             early Christian monuments. Zadar was once the

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important city of the first Croatian kingdom and         with exploring the city center with a city tour take    DAY 7: DUBROVNIK                                 B, D
is nowadays administrative and cultural capital          will take you to Roman Diocletian palace, St. Duje      Free time to enjoy the Dubrovnik city on your own.
of northern Dalmatia. The antique Forum, the             Cathedral, The Golden Gate and to famous Split          Take a boat trip to Elafiti islands or just wander the
old church St. Donat, the Cathedral St Anastasia         riva. Afternoon will be free at leisure.                medieval streets and travel back in time. In the
and many others will leave an impression on you.                                                                 evening join your group for a farewell dinner where
Of course, you will also visit one of the most im-       DAY 6: SPLIT – DUBROVNIK B                             you will talk about most memorable moments of
portant attraction from bucket list – Sea Organ,         Dubrovnik is a unique jewel of the Adriatic coast       the tour and plan for new ones.
experimental instrument that plays music by the          and is one of the most iconic cities in the world.      4OPTIONAL:
way of sea waves. In the afternoon drive to Split,       The city-state of Dubrovnik was one of the most         Elaphiti boat tour
with stop in Trogir, antique city full of magical pal-   important merchant towns in the en¬tire Adriat-         Mostar & Medjugorje
aces.                                                    ic region. Walk along the medieval wall that sur-
Accommodation in Split and free time.                    rounds the old city center and discover its ancient     DAY 8: DUBROVNIK FLY OUTB
                                                         secret. Passing Pile gate, Franciscan monastery,        Free time until transfer for flight back home.
DAY 5: SPLITB                                           visiting Rectors’ palace, and discovering magnifi-
Split is the capital city of Dalmatia and both the       cent city wall will amaze you. The afternoon will be
administrative and cultural capital. The old city        free for exploring the city on your own or join us on
center with its Roman Diocletian palace is part of       optional tour to the island of Lokrum, famous for
UNESCO Heritage and is the most compelling an-           its Fort Royale, Botanical garden and monastery.
cient Roman monument in Croatia. Start your day

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                   PREDICTED HOTELS:                           DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • ZAGREB                                     ZAGREB: INTERNATIONAL 4*, CANOPY BY          STARTS (FLY IN ZAG)   ENDS (FLY OUT DBV)   PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
 • PLITVICE                                   HILTON 4* or similar
 • ZADAR                                                                                      APR 22, 2021          APR 29, 2021                  1.540 €
 • TROGIR                                     PLITVICE: MIRJANA 4*, DEGENIJA 4* or            MAY 20, 2021          MAY 27, 2021                  1.630 €
 • SPLIT                                      similar
                                                                                              JUN 03, 2021          JUN 10, 2021                  1.630 €
 • DUBROVNIK                                  SPLIT: PRESIDENT 4*, CORNER 4* or similar
                                                                                              JUN 17, 2021          JUN 24, 2021                  1.630 €
                                              DUBROVNIK: LACROMA 4*, ALBATROS 4*
                                              or similar                                      JUL 01, 2021          JUL 08, 2021                  1.630 €
                                                                                              JUL 15, 2021          JUL 22, 2021                  1.630 €
                                                                                              AUG 12, 2021          AUG 19, 2021                  1.630 €
PRICE INCLUDES:                                 in Zadar)
                                                                                              AUG 26, 2021          SEP 02, 2021                  1.630 €
 • All transfers as per itinerary             • Entrance to Rector’s palace
 • English speaking tour leader               • Tourist tax                                   SEP 09, 2021          SEP 16, 2021                  1.630 €
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB                                                           OCT 07, 2021          OCT 14, 2021                  1.630 €
   basis                                                                                      NOV 04, 2021          NOV 11 2021                   1.390 €
 • 2 × lunch                                 SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 498 €
 • 1 × farewell dinner                       DINNER IN HOTELS: 180 €                          NOV 18, 2021         NOV 25, 2021                   1.390 €
 • Entrance to Plitvice national park                                                         DEC 30, 2021         JAN 06, 2022                   1.540 €
 • Entrance to Diocletian palace (St Donat                                                    JAN 20, 2022          JAN 27, 2022                  1.390 €
                                                                                              FEB 17, 2022          FEB 24, 2022                  1.390 €
                  TRAVEL PUZZLE                                                               MAR 24, 2022         MAR 31, 2022                   1.540 €
                  STUNNING SLOVENIA

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Bohinj
                                                                                                                                                Bled
                                                                                                                                                   Ljubljana
                                                                                                                                                Postojna
                                                                                                                                                                  Zagreb

                                                                                                                                      RIA LA
                                                                                                                                   IST SU
                                                                                                                                           Opatija

                                                                                                                                DEENIN
                                                                                                                                 P
                                                                                                                                                       Plitvice

                explore slovenia & croatia
                                                                    8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
           Enjoy the best of Slovenia and Croatia! Visit the magical underworld in Postojna, admire
                  emerald lakes Bled and Plitvice national Park, taste local flavours of Istria!
     DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN LJUBLJANA                             bljana story, you will also take funicular up to the   show medieval urban complex of churches, palac-
     Welcome to Slovenia and its beloved capital! Meet       castle hill, to learn more about Ljubljana and Slo-    es, museums, galleries and government buildings
     with your tour director and get to know the details     venia’s history and of course admire amazing view      popular sightseeing spots of the city. Free after-
     of your tour! Free time in Ljubljana                    from the top. Afternoon will be free at leisure, to    noon to enjoy and discover city on your own.
                                                             enjoy city on your own.
     DAY 2: LJUBLJANAB                                      4OPTIONAL: Slovenian folklore dinner                   DAY 4: PLITVICE – OPATIJA                      B, L
     Start your day with visit of colorful Slovenian capi-                                                          One of the most photogenic natural parks is wait-
     tal, Ljubljana. Your guide will take you around and     DAY 3: ZAGREB B                                       ing for you! Plitvice national park will absolutely
     show you most important attractions, such as            Say goodbye to stunning Slovenia and drive to          take your breath away! With its exceptional natural
     Preseren’s square, Triple bridge, fish market, town     Croatia. Walking tour of its historical capital Za-    beauty, this area has always attracted nature lov-
     hall and many others. To wrap up the whole Lju-         greb composed of the Gornji Grad and Kaptol, will      ers, and already on 8 April 1949, it was proclaimed
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Croatia’s first national park. A UNESCO World Her-       farm for local tasting. Continue to Porec, one of         DAY 7: BLED AND BOHINJ                        B, L, D
itage Site is considered one of the most spectacu-       most popular holiday destinations in Istria. A stroll     Time for Alpine fairy tale! With immense natural
lar natural phenomena with 16 emerald-turquoise          through town and its narrow streets, will mesmer-         beauty, Bled, together with its surroundings and
lakes that are connected to each other by a fabu-        ize you. In the afternoon return to hotel and enjoy       magnificent lake with an island, ranks among the
lous system of waterfalls. After lunch, the scenic       free time by the sea.                                     most beautiful alpine resorts of the world. Amaz-
road will take you to blue Adriatic coastline. You                                                                 ing castle on the cliff is offering stunning views of
will accommodate in Opatija, dame of coastal             DAY 6: PREDJAMA CASTLE – POSTOJNA CAVE –                  the region, while island in the middle of the lake
Croatia that emerged as holiday resort for elite al-     JULIAN ALPS                                      B,L     can be visited with traditional boat called “pletna”.
ready in 19th century hosting eminent guests such        Saying goodbye to seaside, your adventure will            Later on, continue to the largest alpine lake in Slo-
as Emperor Franc Josef I, empress Maria Anna and         continue to the underworld, more exactly Karst            venia – lake Bohinj. You will take a funicular to Mt
many others.                                             underworld. Your fist stops - Predjama, amazing           Vogel top, where your breath will be taken away
                                                         Renaissance fortress, built within a cave, is not at      by unforgettable views of Triglav National Park.
DAY 5: ISTRIA TOUR                               B, T   all the kind of castle you are familiar with. Even        Lunch and some free time to admire its natural
Istria is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea.     Guinees book of records listed it biggest castle          beauty and relax on the lake shore. In the evening
The peninsula is located at the head of the Adriatic     ever built inside a rock. It will definitely leave you    join you group for a farewell dinner where you will
between Gulf of Trieste and Kvarner Gulf and it is       speechless. Enter the queen of caves – Postojna           talk about most memorable moments of the tour
shared by three countries: Italy, Slovenia and Cro-      cave, the only cave in the world with a train in it.      and plan for new ones.
atia. Rovinj is one of the most popular and most         The cave offers a unique experience of the under-
developed tourist resorts in Croatia. The old town       world. Lunch and in the afternoon continue to Ju-         DAY 8: DEPARTURE FROM LJUBLJANAB
is built on the island and it is the most picturesque    lian Alps region and enjoy your free time in pristine     Free time until departure for your flight back
and romantic towns on Mediterranean. To fell the         nature.                                                   home.
true Istrian spirit, visit one of Istrian agritourism

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                   PREDICTED HOTELS:                            DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • LJUBLJANA                                  LJUBLJANA: RADISSON BLU PLAZA 4*,             STARTS (FLY IN ZAG)   ENDS (FLY OUT DBV)    PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
 • ZAGREB                                     UNION HOTEL 4* or similar
 • PLITIVICE                                                                                   APR 21, 2022          APR 28, 2022                   1.540 €
 • ROVINJ                                     ZAGREB: HOTEL PANORAMA 4*, HOTEL                 MAY 19, 2022          MAY 26, 2022                   1.630 €
 • BLED & BOHINJ                              INTERNATIONAL 4* or similar
                                                                                              JUN 02, 2022           JUN 09, 2022                   1.630 €
                                              OPATIJA RIVIERA: OPATIJSKA CVIJETA 4*,
                                              PARK LOVRAN 4* or similar                        JUN 16, 2022          JUN 23, 2022                   1.630 €

                                              JULIAN ALPS: ECO PARK BOHINJ 4*, RIKLI          JUN 30, 2022           JUL 07, 2022                   1.630 €
                                              BALANCE 4* or similar                            JUL 14, 2022          JUL 21, 2022                   1.630 €
                                                                                               AUG 11, 2022          AUG 18, 2022                   1.630 €
                                                                                              AUG 25, 2022           SEP 01, 2022                   1.630 €
                                                                                               SEP 08, 2022          SEP 15, 2022                   1.630 €
PRICE INCLUDES:                               • Entrance to Bled castle                        SEP 22, 2022          SEP 29, 2022                   1.630 €
 • All transfers as per itinerary             • Entrance Postojna cave & Predjama
                                                                                              OCT 06, 2022           OCT 13, 2022                   1.630 €
 • English speaking tour leader                 castle
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB           • Tourist tax                                   NOV 03, 2022           NOV 10 2022                    1.390 €
   basis                                                                                       NOV 17, 2022          NOV 24, 2022                   1.390 €
 • 3 × lunch                                                                                  DEC 29, 2022           JAN 05, 2023                   1.540 €
 • 1 × farewell dinner                       SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 380 €
                                                                                               JAN 19, 2023          JAN 26, 2023                   1.390 €
 • local goods tasting in Istria             DINNER IN HOTELS: 140 €
 • Entrance to Ljubljana castle and                                                            FEB 16, 2023          FEB 23, 2023                   1.390 €
   funicular ride                                                                             MAR 23, 2023           MAR 30, 2023                   1.540 €
 • Entrance to Plitvice NP
 • Funicular ride to Mt Vogel
                                                                                                              TRAVEL PUZZLE
                                                                                                              AUS, ITA & SLO

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Koper
                                                                                                                                Venice
                                                                                                                                         Rovinj    Opatija

                                                                                                                                                             Plitvice
                                                                                                                                                      Zadar
                                                                                                                                                        Šibenik
                                                                                                                                                             Split
                                                                                                                                                                Dubrovnik

                                                adriatic pearls
                                                                      10 DAYS/9 NIGHTS
          Explore the pearls of Adriatic sea! Visit the most romantic city in the world - Venice and
           learn all about the charming little towns like Piran, Koper, Opatija, Zadar , Split and
                         Dubrovnik, all located on along the crystal blue Adriatic
     DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO VENICE                                 take you to St. Mark’s Square with the beautiful        DAY 3: VENICE – PIRAN – KOPER – OPATIJA
     Welcome to at the Queen of Adriatic, the mesmer-         basilica of St. Mark, always interesting astrological   RIVIERA                                         B, L
     izing Venice! Arrival to airport, transfer to hotel.     clock and bell tower Campanile, Bridge of Sighs         Continue your journey to Slovenia. You will visit Pi-
     Meet with your tour director to get all the informa-     and most important bridge - Rialto. Free after-         ran lovely Slovenian old town on seaside. Colourful
     tion about the tour.                                     noon to enjoy the city on your own. Later in the        city center with interesting history is the pearl of
                                                              evening transfer to hotel and overnight.                Slovenian coast and reminds a lot of Venice since
     DAY 2: VENICE B                                         4OPTIONAL:                                              it belonged to Venetian republic for many years.
     After breakfast you will take a guided tour of the       Gondola ride through Venice’s canals                    You tour will include sightseeing of the most im-
     enchanted city. Cruise with the taxi boat will offer                                                             portant attractions, including Square Tartini, St.
     the first view of the »City of Canals«. Your tour will                                                           George church, glorious city wall. Continue to Ko-

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per, the capital of seaside that once used to be an     of northern Dalmatia. The antique Forum, the             and is one of the most iconic cities in the world.
island. After guided walk through town, you will        old church St. Donat, the Cathedral St Anastasia         The city-state of Dubrovnik was one of the most
have lunch and some free time. In the late after-       and many others will leave an impression on you.         important merchant towns in the en¬tire Adriat-
noon arrival to Opatija, a small metropolitan re-       Of course, you will also visit one of the most im-       ic region. Walk along the medieval wall that sur-
sort on the Croatian coast, where you will enjoy        portant attraction from bucket list – Sea Organ,         rounds the old city center and discover its ancient
the evening in the coastal atmosphere.                  experimental instrument that plays music by the          secret. Passing Pile gate, Franciscan monastery,
                                                        way of sea waves. In the afternoon drive to Split,       visiting Rectors’ palace, and discovering magnifi-
DAY 4: ISTRIA TOUR                             B, DG   with stop in Trogir, antique city full of magical pal-   cent city wall will amaze you. The afternoon will be
Istria is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea.    aces.                                                    free for exploring the city on your own or join us on
The peninsula is located at the head of the Adriatic    Accommodation in Split and free time.                    optional tour to the island of Lokrum, famous for
between Golf of Trieste and Kvarner Gulf and it is                                                               its Fort Royale, Botanical garden and monastery.
shared by three countries: Italy, Slovenia and Cro-     DAY 7: SPLITB
atia. Rovinj is one of the most popular and most        Split is the capital city of Dalmatia and both the       DAY 9: DUBROVNIK                                 B, D
developed tourist resorts in Croatia. The old town      administrative and cultural capital. The old city        Free time to enjoy the Dubrovnik city on your own.
is built on the island and it is the most picturesque   center with its Roman Diocletian palace is part of       Take a boat trip to Elafiti islands or just wander the
and romantic towns on Mediterranean. To fell the        UNESCO Heritage and is the most compelling an-           medieval streets and travel back in time. In the
true Istrian spirit, visit one of Istrian agritourism   cient Roman monument in Croatia. Start your day          evening join you group for a farewell dinner where
farm for local tasting. Continue to Porec, one of       with exploring the city center with a city tour take     you will talk about most memorable moments of
most popular holiday destinations in Istria. A stroll   will take you to Roman Diocletian palace, St. Duje       the tour and plan for new ones.
through town and its narrow streets, will mesmer-       Cathedral, The Golden Gate and to famous Split
ize you. In the afternoon return to hotel and enjoy     riva. Afternoon will be free at leisure.                 DAY 10: DUBROVNIK FLY OUT                          B
free time by the sea.                                                                                            Free time until transfer for flight back home.
                                                        DAY 8: SPLIT – DUBROVNIK B
DAY 5: PLITVICE                                 B, D   Dubrovnik is a unique jewel of the Adriatic coast
Say goodbye to the seaside for a little while and
head on to discovering hinterland of Croatia.
You will visit one of the most beautiful sites of na-
ture in all of Europe. Plitvice national park com-
prises of 16 terrace lakes, all interconnected by
waterfalls, and kilometers of wooden bridges and
forest paths. The amazing part of Croatia is also on
UNESCO World Heritage list. In the afternoon free
time to enjoy pristine nature. Accommodation in
Plitvice area, dinner in hotel, overnight.

DAY 6: ZADAR – TROGIR – SPLIT               B, L
Start with a short city tour among ancient and
early Christian monuments. Zadar was once the
important city of the first Croatian kingdom and
is nowadays administrative and cultural capital

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                  PREDICTED HOTELS:                            DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • VENICE                                    VENICE: DBL TREE BY HILTON 4*, HOTEL          STARTS (FLY IN VCE)   ENDS (FLY OUT DBV)   PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
 • PIRAN                                     POPPY 4* or similar
 • KOPER                                                                                      APR 07, 2022          APR 16, 2022                  2.190 €
 • ROVINJ                                    OPATIA RIVIERA: OPATIJSKA CVIJETA 4*,            APR 28, 2022         MAY 07, 2022                   2.310 €
 • POREC                                     PARK LOVRAN 4* or similar
                                                                                              MAY 19, 2022         MAY 28, 2022                   2.310 €
 • PLITVICE NP                               PLITVICE: HOTEL MACOLA 3*, HOTEL
                                             MIRJANA 4* or similar                           JUN 09, 2022           JUN 18, 2022                  2.310 €
 • ZADAR
 • TROGIR                                    SPLIT: HOTEL AMPHORA 4*, HOTEL CORNER           JUN 30, 2022          JUL 09, 2022                   2.310 €
 • SPLIT                                     4* or similar                                    JUL 21, 2022          JUL 30, 2022                  2.310 €
 • DUBROVNIK                                                                                  AUG 11, 2022         AUG 20, 2022                   2.310 €
                                             DUBROVNIK: VALAMAR LACROMA 4*,
                                             HOTEL ALBATROS 4* or similar                     SEP 01, 2022          SEP 10, 2022                  2.310 €
                                                                                              SEP 22, 2022         OCT 01, 2022                   2.310 €
PRICE INCLUDES:                              • Entrance to Rector’s palace                    OCT 13, 2022         OCT 22, 2022                   2.310 €
 • All transfers as per itinerary            • Tourist tax                                   NOV 03, 2022          NOV 12, 2022                   1.998 €
 • English speaking tour leader                                                              DEC 08, 2022           DEC 17, 2022                  2.190 €
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB
                                                                                              JAN 26, 2023         FEB 04, 2023                   1.998 €
   basis                                    SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 830 €
 • 3 × lunch                                DINNER IN HOTELS: 190 €                           FEB 16, 2023          FEB 25, 2023                  2.190 €
 • 1× farewell dinner                                                                        MAR 09, 2023          MAR 18, 2023                   2.190 €
 • 1× local tasting
 • Taxi boat ride in Venice
 • Entrance to Euphrasian Basilica
 • Entrance to Plitvice NP                                                                                   TRAVEL PUZZLE
 • Entrance to Diocletian palace
                                                                                                             CHARMING ITALY

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Bled
                                                                                                                                              Garda

                                                                                                                                                      Venice

                                                                                                                                            Pisa Lucca
                                                                                                                                                   Florence

                                                                                                                                                               Rome

                                                 charming italy
                                                                        8 DAY/7 NIGHTS
       Welcome to the country of love, delicious food, great wine and rich history. Explore Rome,
        where it all started and continue through picturesque Tuscany all the way to romantic
                                                 Venice
     DAY 1: ARRIVAL ROME                                      with famous fountain of Fours Rivers, admire the       to unique Sistine Chapel adorned by Michelange-
     Welcome to Italy and its famous capital Rome.            magnificent Pantheon, Spanish stairs and throw a       lo. The tour will end on St Peter’s square, where
     Meet with your tour director and get to know the         coin in fountain Trevi. Later in the afternoon, free   you will be able to admire the St Peter’s Basilica
     details of your tour! Free time in the eternal city.     time to experience the city on your own.               as well. In the afternoon, visit the unique church
                                                                                                                     of St Mary of Angels, San Pietro and Vincoli church
     DAY 2: ROME B                                           DAY 3: VATICAN MUSEUMS & SISTINE CHAPEL B             where you can see the chains of St Peter. After-
     All roads lead to Rome! Join your tour leader for a      Discover the smallest state in the world – Vatican.    noon will be will be free for you to enjoy the final
     guided tour of this historical city. Visit the gladia-   Your guide will first take you through Vatican’s mu-   moments in Rome.
     tor’s arena – Colosseum, Caesar’s forum, Venice          seums, including one of the richest art collections
     square, ...take a stroll in the through Piazza Navona    in the world. Special attention will be dedicated
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DAY 4: ASSISI – SAN GIMIGNANO – FLORENCE               ing cathedral Santa Maria de Fiore, Giotto’s Bell,        DAY 7: VENICE                                    B, D
                                               B, T   Dante’s birth house and church Santa Croce. Stop          Spend a day in the most romantic city in the world,
Continue your adventure to medieval town of As-        at Piazza della signora, decorated with numerous          Venice. Embark the taxi boat and take a guid-
sisi, where patron of Italy, St Francis was born.      palace and monuments, admire the church Ors-              ed tour of the Venice city. Your tour will take you
Walking tour of the ancient town, protected by         anmichele and its gothic style, stroll through Uffizi     around St. Marco’s Square to see Basilica with fa-
UNESCO World Heritage, offers interesting sites        Gallery staircase all the way to Pitti palace. After-     mous mosaics and its bell tower, Astrological tow-
as Basilica of San Francisco, an artistic highlight    noon will be free at leisure.                             er, the Doge’s palace - residence of Doges of Ven-
of medieval Europe containing the sacred relics        4OPTIONAL:                                                ice, cross the Rialto bridge and listen to the stories
of St Francis and Giotto’s frescoes. After the ba-     Ufizzi Gallery visit                                      of famous Venetians. Free afternoon to enjoy city
silica visit drive through Tuscany. Stop at one of                                                               by yourself, find true souvenirs from Murano glass,
the best wine cellars in the region, where you will    DAY 6: PISA – LUCA – VENICE                      B, L    and have a coffee on Str Marco’s square. In the
learn all about the traditional wine Chianti and try   Before saying goodbye to Tuscany, visit one if its        evening join your group for a farewell dinner where
it togheter with the tasting of local products. Af-    most renewed towns, Pisa. Snap a photo with               you will talk about most memorable moments of
ternoon walk through the picturesque San Gimig-        famous leaning tower and stop at square of Mir-           the tour and plan for new ones.
nano and in the late afternoon, arrival to Renais-     acles where Galileo Galilei has proved that Aris-         4OPTIONAL:
sance city of Florence. Accommodation and free         totle’s theory of the acceleration of falling bodies      Gondola ride through Venice’s canals
time.                                                  is incorrect. Continue to Lucca, and take a walk
                                                       though this medieval pearl visiting St Michel ca-         DAY 8: VENICE FLY OUT B
DAY 5: FLORENCE B                                     thedral, St Martin church, city wall, etc. in the late    Free time until transfer for flight back home.
Head for the ancient heart of Florence and expe-       afternoon arrival Venice area, accommodation in
rience a real travel back in time when your guide      hotel and free time.
takes you to Piazza del Duomo with outstand-

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                 PREDICTED HOTELS:                            DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • ROME                                                                                   STARTS (FLY IN FCO)   ENDS (FLY OUT VCE)    PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
                                            ROME: EXE INTERNATIONAL 4*, BW PLUS
 • VATICAN                                  UNIVERSO 4* or similar                           APR 02, 2022          APR 09, 2022                   1.998 €
 • ASSISI                                                                                    APR 23, 2022          APR 30, 2022                   1.998 €
 • SAN GIMIGNANO                            FLORENCE: NH FIRENZE 4*, STARHOTELS
 • FLORENCE                                 MICHELANGELO 4* or similar                       MAY 14, 2022          MAY 21, 2022                   1.998 €
 • PISA                                     VENICE: NH LAGUNA 4*, HOTEL POPPY 4*            JUN 04, 2022            JUN 11, 2022                  1.998 €
 • VENICE                                   or similar                                       JUN 25, 2022          JUL 02, 2022                   1.998 €
                                                                                             JUL 16, 2022          JUL 23, 2022                   1.998 €
PRICE INCLUDES:                             SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 830 €                      AUG 06, 2022           AUG 13, 2022                   1.998 €
 • All transfers as per itinerary           DINNER IN HOTELS: 190 €                          AUG 27, 2022          SEP 03, 2022                   1.998 €
 • English speaking tour leader
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB                                                          SEP 17, 2022          SEP 24, 2022                   1.998 €
   basis                                                                                     OCT 08, 2022          OCT 15, 2022                   1.998 €
 • 1 × lunch                                                                                 OCT 29, 2022          NOV 05, 2022                   1.998 €
 • 1 × farewell dinner
 • Entrance to Vatican museums
 • Entrance to Basilica Santa Croce
                                                                                                            TRAVEL PUZZLE
 • Venice return boat ride
 • Tourist tax                                                                                              ADRIATIC PEARLS

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Linz
                                                                                                                                                                       Vienna
                                                                                                                                                            Salzburg
                                                                                                                                              Innsbruck

                                                                                                                                     Bolzan

                                                                                                                                     Verona Venice                  Ljubljana
                                                                                                                                                          Trieste
                                                                                                                                    Garda lake

                      austria, italy & slovenia
                                                                    12 DAYS/11 NIGHTS
      Welcome to the heart of Europe. Slovenia, Austria and Italy offer an unforgettable combo
        of rich history, colorful cities, delicious food, mesmerizing nature and great people.
     DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN VIENNA                               4OPTIONAL:                                                views of the Residence, the Carillon, the Cathedral,
     Welcome to Austria and its historical capital, Vien-   Cruise on Danube with dinner                              the Franciscan Church, Mozart Square and city lo-
     na. Meet with your tour director and get to know                                                                 cations of “The Sound of Music”: Mirabell Gardens
     the details of your tour!                              DAY 3: MELK – LINZ – SALZBURG                     B, L   and Nonnberg Abbey. Afternoon will be free for in-
                                                            Leave the royal capital behind you and drive to-          dividual exploring and shopping.
     DAY 2: VIENNAB                                        wards Salzburg. Your first stop will be famous Melk       4OPTIONAL:
     You will start your day with a sightseeing tour of     Monastery, Benedictine abbey which contains the           Afternoon Hallein saltimine visit
     capital Vienna where you will visit Ringstrasse,       tomb of Saint Coloman of Stockerau and the re-
     circular road surrounding the Innere Stadt district    mains of several members of the House of Baben-           DAY 5: SWAROWSKI SALTMINE – INNSBRUCK
     of Vienna, Hofburg with famous Spanish riding          berg, Austria’s first ruling dynasty. Continue to Linz,                                                    B, L
     school, Parliament, City Hall, Palace Urania and       third biggest city in Austria and capital of Upper        In the morning departure to Innsbruck, but before
     Karl’s Cathedral, famous Graben Street to the St.      Austria region. Lunch and walking tour of this con-       arriving there you will stop to visit the famous Crys-
     Stephen’s Cathedral and more. Of course, you will      stantly changing and developing city. Arrival to          tal Museum Swarowski. Crystal Worlds was opened
     not miss even the visit of the famous Schöbrünn        Salzbrug in late afternoon, check in and free time.       in 1995 to mark the centennial anniversary of the
     palace. Afternoon will be free at leisure for shop-                                                              company’s founding, when artist André Heller de-
     ping or tasting of the famous Sacher cake in one of    DAY 4: SALZBURG B                                        signed a unique and magical place. This beloved
     many coffee shops in the city center.                  Begin with a guided tour of the city will include         attraction has brought moments of wonder to over

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fifteen million visitors from all around the world.     DAY 9: VENICE B                                          (Grand Canal) and the center of the neighborhood
Overwhelmed and almost blinded from the shin-           Welcome to the most romantic city in the world,           built at the behest of Maria Theresa of Austria,
ing crystals you will continue to the center of Inns-   Venice. Embark the taxi boat and take a guid-             lunch in traditional trattoria and drive to Ljubljana.
bruck – the capital of Tyrolia to admire medieval       ed tour of the Venice city. Your tour will take you       Arrival in the late afternoon, accommodation and
buildings. You will take a look of the famous Golden    around St. Marco’s Square to see Basilica with            overnight.
Roof, St. Jacob’s cathedral and Hofburg imperial        famous mosaics and its bell tower, Astrological
palace. Accommodation in hotel and free time.           tower, the Doge’s palace - residence of Doges,            DAY 11: LJUBLJANA                              B, D
                                                        cross the Rialto bridge and listen to the stories of      Start your day with visit of beloved Slovenian cap-
DAY 6: BOLZAN – GARDA LAKE                    B, L     famous Venetians. Free afternoon to enjoy city on         ital, Ljubljana. Your guide will take you around
Leave Slovenia behind and drive to Italy and Dolo-      yourself, find true souvenirs from Murano glass,          and show you most important attractions, such
miti region. On your way you will pass also Austri-     and have a coffee on Str Marco’s square. In the           as Preseren’s square, Triple bridge, fish market,
an Alps, before entering famous Sud Tirol region.       evening return to hotel for overnight.                    town hall and many others. To wrap up the whole
Pass by Merano and admire the typical Tirolese          4OPTIONAL:                                                Ljubljana story, you will also take funicular up to
architecture. Stop in Bolzano, historical and me-       Gondola ride through Venice’s canals                      the castle hill, to learn more about Ljubljana and
dieval capital of Alto Adige region. Visit magnifi-                                                               Slovenia’s history and of course admire amazing
cent with gothic and romanic elements and stop          DAY 10: VENICE – TRIESTE - LJUBLJANA              B, L   view from the top. Lunch and afternoon free at lei-
for lunch. In the late afternoon accommodation in       Goodbye Venice and drive towards Slovenia. On             sure, to enjoy city on your own. In the evening join
Garda lake area, free time and overnight.               the way, stop in Italy’s most cosmopolitan city, Tri-     you group for a farewell dinner where you will talk
                                                        este. Glorious Habsburgs made it “the little Vienna       about most memorable moments of the tour and
DAY 7: GARDA LAKEB                                     on the sea”, and in its characteristic mixture of lan-    plan for new ones.
Free time to enjoy by famous Garda lake riva. You       guages, people and religions one easily senses its
can enjoy the lake beach or visit one of numer-         combined Central European and Mediterranean               DAY 12: LJUBLJANA FLY OUT B
ous entertainment parks nearby (Gardaland, Aq-          spirits. After guided tour of Piazza Unità and on to      Free time until transfer to airport for flight back
uasplah, Zoo Safari…).                                  the monumental palazzi and the Greek Orthodox             home.
4OPTIONAL:                                              Church of San Nicolò on the Trieste Canal Grande
Gardaland, ZOO safari
Milano shopping tour
Cooking class

DAY 8: VERONA – VENICE B
Check out from hotel on Garda lake and drive to
Adriatic. On your way you will stop in romantic Ve-
rona, a town of romantic story about Romeo and
Juliet protected also by UNESCO World Heritage
Site. Guided tour of the city will take you to the
lovely square Piazza delle Erbe, Roman amphi-
theater, Jueliets’ house ana other historical sites.
Some free time for lunch and exploring Verona on
your own. Later on, drive to Venice area. Arrival in
late afternoon, accommodation, free time.

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                  PREDICTED HOTELS:                            DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • VIENNA                                    VIENNA: LEONARDO ROYAL 4*, ATH                 STARTS (FLY IN VIE)   ENDS (FLY OUT LJU)   PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
 • LINZ                                      PYRAMIDE 4* or similar
 • SALZBURG                                                                                   APR 05, 2022          APR 16, 2022                  2.620 €
                                             SALZBURG: NH SALZBURG CITY 4*, BW
 • INNSBRUCK                                 PLIS AMEDIA ART 4* or similar                    APR 26, 2022          MAY 07, 2022                   2.750 €
 • BOLZAN                                    BOLZANO: PARKHOTEL WERTH 4*, STIEGL              MAY 24, 2022          JUN 04, 2022                   2.750 €
 • VERONA                                    SCALA 4* or similar                              JUN 14, 2022          JUN 25, 2022                   2.750 €
 • VENICE
                                             GARDA LAKE: VILLA LUISA SAN FELICE               JUL 05, 2022           JUL 16, 2022                  2.750 €
 • TRIESTE
                                             DEL BENACO 4*, SAVOY PALACE GARDONE
 • LJUBLJANA                                                                                  JUL 26, 2022          AUG 06, 2022                   2.750 €
                                             RIVIERA 4* or similar
                                             VENICE: NH LAGUNA 4*, HOTEL POPPY 4*             AUG 09, 2022          AUG 20, 2022                   2.750 €
                                             or similar                                       AUG 30, 2022           SEP 10, 2022                  2.750 €
                                             LJUBLJANA: RADISSON BLU PLAZA 4*,                SEP 20, 2022           OCT 8, 2022                   2.750 €
                                             UNION HOTEL 4* or similar                         OCT 11, 2022         OCT 22, 2022                   2.750 €
                                                                                              NOV 08, 2022          NOV 19, 2022                   2.620 €
PRICE INCLUDES:                              • Entrance to Ljubljana castle and
 • All transfers as per itinerary              funicular ride
 • English speaking tour leader              • Tourist tax
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB
   basis                                    SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 1.140 €
 • 3 × lunch                                DINNER IN HOTELS: 399 €
 • 1 × farewell dinner
 • Entrance to Schönbrünn palace
 • Entrance to Melk monastery                                                                                 TRAVEL PUZZLE
 • Entrance to Swarowski crystal museum
                                                                                                              STUNNING SLOVENIA
 • Venice return boat ride
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Zagreb
                                                                                                                                                             Novi Sad

                                                                                                                                              Sarajevo       Belgrade
                                                                                                                                   Plitvice
                                                                                                                                              Mostar
                                                                                                                                     Split        Podgorica
                                                                                                                                                              Skopje
                                                                                                                                      Dubrovnik
                                                                                                                                              Budva

                                                                                                                                                         Tirana Ohrid

           the great balkan experience
                                                                   15 DAYS/14 NIGHTS
     Enjoy the authentic spirit of Balkans discovering the amazing history of the region, exploring
      the culture of different nations and tasting flavours of the delicious food variety in Croatia,
                Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Albania and Montenegro.
     DAY 1: ARRIVAL ZAGREB                                  Serbia. Free time to explore the city and overnight.   has from ancient times been considered a gate-
     Welcome to Croatia’s capital! Meet with your tour                                                             way between the East and West. After turbulent
     director to get all the information about the tour.    DAY 4: BELGRADEB                                      history Niš became one of the most important in-
                                                            Discover the Serbian capital with a sightseeing        dustrial centers in Serbia, a center of electronics
     DAY 2: ZAGREB B                                       tour in the morning. The tour will guide us to the     and mechanical engineering, textile and tobacco
     Start your day with guided walking tour of its         through elite city district Dedinje unusual building   industry. Arrival to Skopje in the late afternoon.
     historical capital Zagreb composed of the Gornji       TV Pink. You will take the road through the famous     Accommodation in hotel, free time.
     Grad and Kaptol, will show medieval urban com-         markets such as the Republic Square with the Par-
     plex of churches, palaces, museums, galleries and      liament, Terazije and Slavia, along the main streets   DAY 6: SKOPJE – OHRID                          B, L
     government buildings popular sightseeing spots         of Belgrade, Knez Mihailova and finish on the Kale-    Enjoy the Macedonian capital Skopje in the morn-
     of the city. Free afternoon to enjoy and discover      megdan fortress in Belgrade, from where we can         ing and begin with some sightseeing: the stone
     city on your own.                                      admire wonderful views of the city and the conflu-     bridge, the church of St. Spas, the Kale fortress, a
                                                            ence of the Danube and Sava rivers. Free time in       mosque and similar. You will also walk through the
     DAY 3: ZAGREB – NOVI SAD – BELGRADE            B, L   Belgrade in the afternoon.                             picturesque old bazaar and enjoy the atmosphere.
     Check out from hotel and drive to Serbia. On the       4OPTIONAL:                                             In the afternoon drive to stunning lake of Ohrid.
     way stop and visit Novi sad for lunch and short city   Cruise on Danube river                                 Accommodation by the lake and free time.
     tour. Pass by famous Petrovardin fortress on Dan-                                                             DAY 7: OHRID – TIRANA                          B, L
     ube river, Church of Mary’s Name, the architectur-     DAY 5: NIS – SKOPJE                        B, L       The town of Ohrid was also known as town of 365
     al beauties of Liberty Square, Zmaj Jovina Street,     Departure from hotel in the morning and drive to       churches (one for each day of the year) and was
     Orthodox Cathedral, the Bishop’s Palace. In the        Skopje. On your way you will stop in Nis, one of       considered as second Jerusalem. Even with only
     late afternoon arrival to Belgrade, the capital of     the oldest cities in the Balkans and Europe and        70 churches left, UNESCO listed it under its her-

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itage site as one of the oldest and most complete        and is one of the most iconic cities in the world.      DAY 13: SPLIT                                      B, L
architectural ensembles on the southeastern part         The city-state of Dubrovnik was one of the most         In the morning drive back to Dalmatian coast to
of Europe. After the sightseeing tour, continue to       important merchant towns in the en¬tire Adriat-         visit Split - the capital city of Dalmatia. The old city
Albania to visit its capital Tirana, also Albania’s      ic region. Walk along the medieval wall that sur-       center with its Roman Diocletian palace is part of
largest city. It is blessed with a mild Mediterrane-     rounds the old city center and discover its ancient     UNESCO Heritage and is the most compelling an-
an climate and numbers of beautiful churches and         secret. Passing Pile gate, Franciscan monastery,        cient Roman monument in Croatia. Upon arrival
lush parks. You will visit the Et’hem Bey Mosque,        visiting Rectors’ palace, and discovering magnifi-      lunch and then afternoon exploring the city center
Clock Tower, the Palace of Culture and the monu-         cent city wall will amaze you. The afternoon will be    with a city tour take will take you to Roman Diocle-
ment to Mother Albania.                                  free for exploring the city on your own or join us on   tian palace, St. Duje Cathedral, The Golden Gate
                                                         optional tour to the island of Lokrum, famous for       and to famous Split riva. Rest of the day will be
DAY 8: SKADAR LAKE – PODGORICA                B, L      its Fort Royale, Botanical garden and monastery.        free at leisure to enjoy the town on your own.
Drive to Montenegro. On the way stop to visit and
admire Skadar Lake, the last habitat of pelicans         DAY 11: MOSTAR – SARAJEVO                     B, L     DAY 14: PLTIVICE – ZAGREB                      B, D
and the largest bird preservation park in Europe.        Time for Bosnia! Your first stop will be monument       Say goodbye to the seaside for a little while and
In the afternoon reach Podgorica. Short guided           from Ottoman times, famous city of Mostar. Stroll       head on to discovering hinterland of Croatia. You
walk through city center will reveal colourful his-      around it sold town and medieval streets, admire        will visit one of the most beautiful sites of nature
tory of the city through Doganjka Moswue, Repub-         the young guys jumping from famous old bridge to        in all of Europe. Plitvice national park comprises
lic square, Milleniem Bridge, Vysotsky monument,         cold Neretva river. In the afternoon drive to Sara-     of 16 terrace lakes, all interconnected by water-
Cathedral of Resurrection of Christ, King Nikola’s       jevo, Bosnian capital Accommodation in hotel and        falls, and kilometers of wooden bridges and for-
castle and tower clock from the 17th centure. Ac-        free rest of the day.                                   est paths. The amazing part of Croatia is also on
commodation in hotel and free time to discover                                                                   UNESCO World Heritage list. In the afternoon free
the capital on your own.                                 DAY 12: SARAJEVOB                                      time to enjoy pristine nature. Return to Zagreb in
4OPTIONAL:                                               Let’s start with some sightseeing of the city’s at-     the afternoon and in the evening join you group for
Wine tasting                                             tractions: Baščaršija, Begova Mosque, the most          a farewell dinner where you will talk about most
Lipa cave visit                                          typical of religious buildings in the Bal¬kans; City    memorable moments of the tour and plan for new
                                                         Hall, the Principles bridge. View of three different    ones.
DAY 9: BUDVA – KOTOR - DUBROVNIK                B, L    religious buildings: the Catho¬lic church, the syn-
From the capital back to Adriatic, with morning          agogue and the mosque. We continue with our             DAY 15: ZAGREB FLY OUTB
coffee in Budva. Later on, continue to Kotor, which      sightseeing and a visit to Ilidza. There’s also time    Free time until departure for flight back home.
is located along one of Montenegro’s most beauti-        for some traditional Bosnian meatballs, meat pat-
ful bays and it is listed on UNESCO World Heritage       ties, sweet tufahija and more; and maybe some
list. Final stop before crossing back to Croatia, will   entertainment in the city.
be small hidden pearl – Perast. The city has ex-
perienced the biggest boom in 18th century and
most of the monuments originate from that time:
the building of ship owners and sea captains, a
baroque palace Bujovića which is now County
Museum, Maritime School building. In the late af-
ternoon drive to Dubrovnik, Croatian pearl on the
Adriatic. Accommodation in Dubrovnik area and
overnight.

DAY 10: DUBROVNIKB
Dubrovnik is a unique jewel of the Adriatic coast

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                   PREDICTED HOTELS:                           DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • ZAGREB                                     ZAGREB: HOTEL INTERNATIONAL 4*, HOTEL        STARTS (FLY IN ZAG)   ENDS (FLY OUT ZAG)    PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
 • NOVI SAD                                   PANORAMA 4* or similar
 • BELGRADE                                                                                   MAR 31, 2022          APR 14, 2022                   2.650 €
 • SKOPJE                                     BELGRADE: HOTEL MR PRESIDENT 4*,                APR 28, 2022         MAY 12, 2022                    2.965 €
 • OHRID                                      HOTEL ZIRA 4* or similar
                                                                                              MAY 26, 2022         JUN 09, 2022                    2.965 €
 • TIRANA                                     SKOPJE: BW SKOPJE TURIST 4*, CITY PARK
                                              4* or similar                                   JUN 23, 2022          JUL 07, 2022                   2.965 €
 • PODGORICA
 • KOTOR                                      OHRID: HOTEL BELVEDERE 4*, HOTEL DRIM           JUL 21, 2022         AUG 04, 2022                    2.965 €
 • BUDVA                                      4* or similar                                   AUG 18, 2022          SEP 01, 2022                   2.965 €
 • DUBROVNIK                                                                                  SEP 15, 2022          SEP 29, 2022                   2.965 €
                                              TIRANA: LA BOHEME 4*, HOTEL AS 4* or
 • MOSTAR
                                              similar                                         OCT 13, 2022          OCT 27, 2022                   2.740 €
 • SARAJEVO
 • SPLIT                                      DUBROVNIK: VALAMAR LACROMA 4*,                  NOV 17, 2022         DEC 01, 2022                    2.650 €
 • PLTIVICE NP                                HOTEL ALBATROS 4* or similar

PRICE INCLUDES:                               • Entrance to Rector’s palace
 • All transfers as per itinerary             • Tourist tax
 • English speaking tour leader
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB
   basis                                     SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 930 €
 • 8 × lunch                                 DINNER IN HOTELS: 315 €
 • 1× farewell dinner
 • Entrance to Kalemegdan fortress
 • Entrance to Plitvice NP                                                                                   TRAVEL PUZZLE
 • Entrance to Diocletian palace                                                                             STUNNING SLOVENIA

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Belgrade

                                                                                                                                                             Niš
                                                                                                                                             Podgorica
                                                                                                                              Dubrovnik        Perast     Skopje
                                                                                                                                         Kotor        Skadar lake
                                                                                                                                            Budva Kruje
                                                                                                                                                          Ohrid
                                                                                                                                                 Tirana

                                    south balkan gems
                                                                10 DAYS / 9 NIGHTS
         Discover south Balkan and its colorful spirit on this amazing tour from Dubrovnik to
     Belgrade. Passing Croatia, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia all the way to Serbia, will paint
     a mesmerizing picture of nature, history and gastronomy treasures of this part of the world.

     DAY 1: ARRIVAL DUBROVNIK                             important merchant towns in the en¬tire Adriat-         DAY 3: PERAST - KOTOR – BUDVA – PODGORICA
     Welcome to pearl of Adriatic Sea! Meet with your     ic region. Walk along the medieval wall that sur-                                                      B, L
     tour director to get all the information about the   rounds the old city center and discover its ancient     Off to Montenegro! First stop will be small town
     tour.                                                secret. Passing Pile gate, Franciscan monastery,        of Perast. The city has experienced the biggest
                                                          visiting Rectors’ palace, and discovering magnifi-      boom in 18th century and most of the monuments
     DAY 2: DUBROVNIK                                B   cent city wall will amaze you. The afternoon will be    originate from that time: the building of ship own-
     Dubrovnik is a unique jewel of the Adriatic coast    free for exploring the city on your own or join us on   ers and sea captains, a baroque palace Bujovića
     and is one of the most iconic cities in the world.   optional tour to the island of Lokrum, famous for       which is now County Museum, Maritime School
     The city-state of Dubrovnik was one of the most      its Fort Royale, Botanical garden and monastery.        building. Our next point will be in Kotor, which is

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located along one of Montenegro’s most beauti-            was considered as second Jerusalem. Even with            and tobacco industry. Longer drive ahead with ar-
ful bays and it is listed on UNESCO World Heritage        only 70 churches left, UNESCO listed it under its        rival to Belgrade in later afternoon, check in hotel
list. After sightseeing walking tour continue to the      heritage site as one of the oldest and most com-         and free time first impressions of Ex Yugoslavian
best-known beach resort in Montenegro - Budva.            plete architectural ensembles on the southeast-          capital, known for its very exciting and vivid night-
In the late afternoon accommodation in the cap-           ern part of Europe. After the sightseeing tour, you      life.
ital, Podgorica.                                          will have some free time to explore it on your own
                                                          or enjoy the sun on the lake shore. Accommoda-           DAY 9: BELGRADE                                B, D
DAY 4: PODGORICA – SKADAR LAKE - KRUJA –                  tion and overnight in Ohrid.                             Discover the Serbian capital with a sightseeing
TIRANA                                          B, L                                                              tour in the morning. The tour will guide us to the
Morning will start with insightful tour od Podgor-        DAY 7: SKOPJE B                                         through elite city district Dedinje unusual building
ica, passing through Skaline (stairway), one of           Time for Macedonian capital Skopje. Upon ar-             TV Pink. You will take the road through the famous
the most historic and picturesque sites of town,          rival, your guide will take you around the city for      markets such as the Republic Square with the Par-
Doganjka Moswue, Republic square, Milleniem               sightseeing, visiting the stone bridge, the church       liament, Terazije and Slavia, along the main streets
Bridge, Vysotsky monument, Cathedral of Resur-            of St. Spas, the Kale fortress, a mosque and oth-        of Belgrade, Knez Mihailova and finish on the Kale-
rection of Christ, King Nikola’s castle and tower         ers. Accommodation and free afternoon for a              megdan fortress in Belgrade, from where we can
clock from the 17th centure. Later on, continue to        walk through Carsija, evoking the city’s past with       admire wonderful views of the city and the con-
next stop and admire Skadar Lake, the last habitat        its winding lanes filled with teahouses, mosques,        fluence of the Danube and Sava rivers. Free time
of pelicans and the largest bird preserve in Europe.      crafts people’s shops, and even good nightlife.          in Belgrade in the afternoon. In the evening join
Once in Albania, you will visit the historical town                                                                you group for a farewell dinner where you will talk
Krujë with Kruja Fortress, Old Bazaar and museum          DAY 8: NIS – BELGRADE                           B, L    about most memorable moments of the tour and
of national hero Skanderbeg. Accommodation in             From Macedonia, the journey will take you on to          plan for new ones.
Tirana in later afternoon/evening time, overnight.        Serbian capital Belgrade. On your way you will           4OPTIONAL:
                                                          stop in Nis, one of the oldest cities in the Balkans     Danube cruise
DAY 5: TIRANA – BERAT                             B, L   and Europe and has from ancient times been con-
Join your tour guide and explore Albanian capi-           sidered a gateway between the East and West. Af-         DAY 10: BELGRADE FLY OUTB
tal Tirana, also Albania’s largest city. It is blessed    ter turbulent history Niš became one of the most         Free time until departure for flight back home.
with a mild Mediterranean climate and numbers             important industrial centers in Serbia, a center of
of beautiful churches and lush parks. You will visit      electronics and mechanical engineering, textile
the Et’hem Bey Mosque, Clock Tower, the Palace
of Culture and the monument to Mother Albania.
Day will continue with exploring the Albanian tra-
dition and history by paying a visit of Berat, also
known s “the city of 1000 windows). Visit Museum
of Iconography ‘Onufri’, the Ethnographic Museum
and Castle of Berat. Return to Tirana for overnight.

DAY 6: OHRIDB
Check out from hotel and drive to Macedonia,
where you will spend the day by magnificent lake
Ohrid. The town of Ohrid was also known as town
of 365 churches (one for each day of the year) and

SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:                    PREDICTED HOTELS:                           DEPARTURE DATES & PRICES
 • DUBROVNIK                                   DUBROVNIK: VALAMAR LACROMA 4*,
                                                                                            STARTS (FLY IN DBV)   ENDS (FLY OUT BEG)    PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
 • PERAST                                      HOTEL ALBATROS 4* or similar
 • KOTOR                                       TIRANA: LA BOHEME 4*, HOTEL AS 4* or            APR 26, 2022          MAY 05, 2022                  1.998 €
 • BUDVA                                       similar                                         MAY 24, 2022          JUN 02, 2022                  2.460 €
 • PODORICA                                    OHRID: HOTEL BELVEDERE 4*, HOTEL DRIM           JUN 07, 2022          JUN 16, 2022                  2.460 €
 • KRUJE                                       4* or similar
                                                                                               JUN 21, 2022          JUN 30, 2022                  2.460 €
 • TIRANA                                      SKOPJE: BW SKOPJE TURIST 4*, CITY PARK
 • BERAT                                       4* or similar                                   JUL 05, 2022          JUL 14, 2022                  2.460 €
 • OHRID                                       BELGRADE: HOTEL MR PRESIDENT 4*,                JUL 19, 2022          JUL 28, 2022                  2.460 €
 • SKOPJE                                      HOTEL ZIRA 4* or similar                        AUG 16, 2022          AUG 25, 2022                  2.460 €
 • NIS
 • BELGRADE                                                                                    AUG 30, 2022          SEP 08, 2022                  2.460 €
                                                                                               SEP 13, 2022          SEP 22, 2022                  2.460 €
PRICE INCLUDES:                               OPTIONAL:                                        OCT 11, 2022          OCT 20, 2022                  1.998 €
 • All transfers as per itinerary             Danube cruise
                                                                                              NOV 08, 2022           NOV 17, 2022                  1.998 €
 • English speaking tour leader
 • Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB
   basis                                      SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 460 €
 • 4 × lunch                                  DINNER IN HOTELS: 270 €
 • 1× farewell dinner
 • Entrance to Rector’s palace
 • Entrance to Skanderbeg museum
 • Entrance to Museum of Iconography
   ‘Onufri’, the Ethnographic Museum and
   Castle of Berat                                                                                            TRAVEL PUZZLE
 • Entrance to Kalemegdan fortress
                                                                                                              IMPRESSIVE CROATIA
 • Tourist tax

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