Immerse Yourself in a New World – The Wonders of Adriatic Tours
Are you ready for an extraordinary adventure? By joining us on one of our exclusive Adriatic tours, you can experience a dream vacation full of enchanting cities, breathtaking landscapes, and incredible hidden gems that are sure to leave you with warm, lifelong memories.
There is no better way to tour Croatia than through our Adriatic Wonders tour, a remarkable 21-day custom journey operating from May through to October. This is an exclusive tour created by Adventures Croatia that takes private groups of US travelers to experience the best of all of Croatia’s land and sea destinations.
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What to expect from Adventures Croatia’s Adriatic tours
We promise this to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience traveling some of the most fascinating and epic locations across the Adriatic region in a single, long and luxurious vacation. Perfectly curated by our team of Croatia travel specialists, you are guaranteed an unforgettable trip when you join our Adriatic tours.
By traveling with us for 21 days, you’ll experience all the highlights of the Adriatic region including Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, and Montenegro. Our Adriatic Wonders tour covers a large portion of the Croatian coastline and neighboring countries, with added time for relaxing and enjoying the beautiful scenery of each location.
All of your transportation around Croatia, accommodation and excursions will be included in the total price, with the option to customize your travel plans bespoke to your needs. Flights are not included but can be organized via our agents to ensure your travel times align with your tour.
Our travel specialists are on hand to create the perfect vacation for each of our clients and will listen to all of your ideas when curating your itinerary. So get ready to immerse yourself in the rich history, vibrant culture, and natural beauty of this captivating region on our Adriatic luxury tours.
Adventures Croatia’s Adriatic Wonders tour itinerary:
Through our exclusive Adriatic tours, we aim to include many of the popular sights across the Adriatic region and much more in our itineraries. That’s why you should expect a trip filled with exciting adventure on one of our longest Adriatic tours – the Adriatic Wonders tour!
Across the 21 days you’ll be traveling with us, you will visit the following locations:
Day 1-3: Venice
Starting with ‘The Floating City’ of Italy, guests will feel as though they have stepped right into a fairytale as we guide you through the iconic canals of the unique layout of this famous ancient city. Marvel at the sights on a private gondola ride, taking in the spectacular atmosphere of St. Mark’s Square, countless intricate church facades and the magical canal network.
Day 4: Trieste – Ljubljana
From Venice we head over to the city of Trieste – a place where Italian, Slovenian, and Austrian influences blend harmoniously. We’ll explore the captivating architecture, indulge in delicious cuisine, and soak up the Mediterranean ambiance of this hidden gem before embarking on to Slovenia’s capital city, Ljubljana.
This is a city that perfectly blends medieval and modern architecture. With free time to relax here, you can stroll along the picturesque Ljubljanica River and see Ljubljana Castle.
Day 5: Lake Bled
Only a short drive away lies the magnificent Lake Bled where we’ll take travelers to visit a fairy-tale island, home to the iconic Bled Castle, all under the backdrop of the astonishing Julian Alps. This will also include a walking tour of Bled Town, a pletna boat ride, and a trip to the Church of the Assumption of Mary.
Day 6: Zagreb
It is time to explore the incredible country of Croatia. Starting in the vibrant capital city, Zagreb, guests will have time to leisurely explore the historic Upper Town, visit the fascinating museums, and indulge in the local gastronomy.
Day 7: Plitvice Lakes National Park – Zadar
For this day we’ll visit the mesmerizing Plitvice Lakes National Park, with breathtaking views of shimmering turquoise lakes, joined by large cascading waterfalls to create a true natural wonderland.
Day 8: Zadar – Šibenik
As we continue down the Adriatic coast, we’ll stop in the captivating city of Zadar – a place famous for its unique Sea Organ and Sun Salutation installation.
Nearby the town of Šibenik awaits, with its awe-inspiring St. James Cathedral and the nearby Fort of St. Nicholas.
Day 9: Krka National Park
From Šibenik we’ll visit the idyllic Krka National Park, where cascading waterfalls and lush greenery combine to create sensational scenery. Enjoy the fresh air and raw wilderness, and take the time to visit the old ancient water mills and unique ethnographic collections.
Day 10: Omiš – Split
Onwards on our Adriatic tour we venture to Omiš, a place known for its incredible adrenaline-filled watersports along the Cetina River. Have a go at river tubing in this picturesque setting!
We’ll end this day in the historical city of Split where guests can marvel at the incredible Roman sites which remain standing today, including the magnificent Diocletian’s Palace.
Guests will then embark on a small ship cruise for the next portion of the tour to see some of the incredible islands which surround the Croatian coastline.
Day 11: (Bol) Hvar
Discover the sun-soaked island of Hvar with us as we cruise along the Adriatic coast. This is Croatia’s sunniest island, renowned for its swooping lavender fields, charming vineyards, and vibrant nightlife.
Day 12: Vis
The day starts with an early morning cruise towards the small island of Biševo to visit the breathtaking Blue Cave. Then onwards to see the secluded island of Vis, with pristine beaches, turquoise waters, and a relaxed atmosphere perfect for those looking to unwind by the sea.
Day 13: Korčula
Next on the agenda is a stop at the island of Korčula, famous for being the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Prepare to lose yourself in the narrow streets of the Old Town and savor the local wines and food that is famous in this area.
Day 14: Mljet
On this portion of the trip we visit the idyllic island of Mljet, known for its lush greenery and serene lakes. This island is home to the famous Odysseus Cave where it is thought that the Greek hero Odysseus spent years after he was captured by the nymph Calypso.
Day 15: Slano/Ston
Rounding off the Croatian island portion of our cruise is the towns of Slano and Ston, where you’ll savor delectable oysters famous from this area and explore the town’s medieval ramparts.
Day 16-21: Dubrovnik (with extra places)
Finally, we reach the crown jewel of the Adriatic, Dubrovnik. There will be plenty of time spent here for leisure, so you can take your time exploring the iconic city walls, Dubrovnik’s Old Town, and soaking up the captivating history and charm.
Many will recognize this city for its use as a backdrop for the HBO show Game of Thrones – make sure to check out some of the famous filming locations whilst here if you are a fan.
We will also travel to Pelješac Peninsula, Orebic and Montenegro during our stay in Dubrovnik. For more details on how these locations will be incorporated into the tour, please check out our extensive Adriatic Wonders tour page which goes over the full itinerary in more detail.
By choosing to book one of our Adriatic tours, you can create lifelong memories and embark on the most remarkable adventure of a lifetime. From the magical canals of Venice to the historical marvels of Dubrovnik, our Adriatic Wonders custom tour provides a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry, awe-inspiring landscapes, and warm hospitality of this captivating region.
Contact our team today and let the Adriatic Wonders unfold before your eyes!