Venice – Dubrovnik
Venice – Opatija – Plitvice Lakes – Zadar – Split – Hvar – Split – Dubrovnik – Kotor – Dubrovnik
Total distance: 1.250km / 700 miles
Opatija – two nights
Zadar – two nights
Split – three nights
Dubrovnik – three nights
Total: 11 days / 10 nights
Kayaking in Dubrovnik, Wine tasting from Dubrovnik to Hvar (Peljesac penninsula), Oyster tasting from Dubrovnik to Hvar (Ston), Wine tasting near Split, Horse riding at Plitvice Lakes, Olive oil tasting and wine tasting in Rovinj/Pula, Truffle hunting or truffle tasting in Istria
Price for driving services is from 300€ to 350€ per day
Based on this tour, price for driving services is from 3.300€ to 3.850€
Price includes: private vehicle, private driver /tour guide, overnight for a driver, food for a driver, fuel, road tolls, parking, VAT.
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Your dream journey will start from Venice (Piazzale Roma) or Venice airport, where your private driver / tour guide will pick you up. Driver will have your name on board while waiting for you, and contact you at least day before, that you are in touch before start of the tour. On first day, driving time lasts around 3.5 hours, or 250 kilometers. In this day we will offer you two options, seeing magnificent Postojna Cave or Trieste city with Miramare Castle (Castello di Miramare). We like to start flexible, so you can even decide on your arrival where to go. Overnight in Opatija.
Day trip and exploring one special region in Croatia, Istria. Istrian peninsula is one of the most beautiful and most developed regions in Croatia with strong Italian influence in terms of habits, architecture and food. Most popular cities are Pula (biggest), Rovinj, Umag and Porec. We will focus on small, medieval town Motovun, where you can try truffles, or eventually have truffle hunting and tasting experience with dogs and local lunch afterwards. After truffles, it is time for Roman heritage in Pula, Roman amphitheatre, Augustus temple and Golden gate in Pula. It is marble – concrete gate, not real gold! After Pula it is time for relaxing time in Rovinj, enjoying in promenade, beautiful views from Cathedral and its picturasque colorful buildings. Overnight in Opatija.
It is time for Dalmatia, most diverse and probably most beautiful region in Croatia. On the way you will see UNESCO protected National Park Plitvice Lakes, and enjoy its stunning beauty. You can explore Plitvice Lakes National Park with a private guide, or on your own. We always include private local guides, but on your request your driver can explain you route and give you directions where to go, and where to meet him. Plan is to enter on Entrance 1, see Big Waterfall, explore Lower lakes and take boat ride across biggest lake Kozjak to Upper lakes, where you can take a short walk and come back to Entrance 2 – Hotel Jezero parking lot to meet your driver. It is important to arrive before sunset in Zadar to enjoy in spectacular views and one of the most beautiful sunsets in Europe. Even Alfred Hitchcock wrote about it! Overnight in Zadar.
Relaxing day which includes sightseeing of Zadar with private guide and visit of Nin. In Zadar you will explore Roman heritage with your private guide, UNESCO protected Cathedral of St. Donatus, main square, Sea Organs. After enjoying in Zadar you will head to Nin and experience small town in off the beaten path tour. Main sights are Church of the Holy Cross, Nin Queen’s beach and Nin salt museum. We will recommend you nice retaurants to spice this relaxing day with delicious food. Overnight in Zadar
Transfer and tour from Zadar to Split with stopover in Sibenik and Primosten. Two coastal towns so close to each other, but again, so diverse. Sibenik is town surrounded by four fortresses, one at the sea and three at mainland. St Nicholas is definitely the main sight together with Cathedral of St. James in Sibenik. If you would like to have extended tour of Sibenik with private local guide, we recommend sightseeing of St. Nicholas fort, together with St. James Cathedral and old town of Sibenik. Primosten is reserved for nice and relaxing walk on peninsula which was an island before! Overnight in Split.
Let’s skip driving and take a private boat tour to Hvar Island. Something different and more relaxing after 5 days of driving from Italy to Split, Croatia. On this tour you will see Brac Island (town Milna), Hvar and Paklinski Islands if front of Hvar. Tour can be adjusted if you have a wish to see Zlatni Rat beach on Island Brac, please contact agency for more details. Stopover in Milna on Island Brac will give you a picture of slow paced lifes by locals, one of the longest bays in Croatia and biggest fish production in Croatia. Grab your coffee, take a shor walk and continue with sea experience. Next stop are Paklinski Islands where you can enjoy in nice and beautful bays and crystal clear sea. After enjoying in secluded bayes it is time for a lunch on Paklinski islands, recommended restaurant Laganini or Menenghello. Afternoon arrival back to Split. Overnight in Split
Relaxing half day / full day tour with private local guide and private driver. Private guide will spend whole day with you, showing you highlights around Split. UNESCO tour of Split and Trogir with Klis fortress shows the best of Greeks, Romans, Ottomans, Venetians and Austrians all in one place! In Split you will explore UNESCO protected Old town – Diocletian palace with basements, two squares, cathedral of St. Duje and enjoy in promenade. History / War experience between this two amazing coastal cities will tell you how this area was defended against invaders. In Trogir you will explore UNESCO protected old town If you are fan of Game of Thrones, this is perfect day trip for you since famous series has been filmed in Split Diocletian Basements and Klis Fortress. Day trip can be spiced with local food – Dalmatian Peka if you are interested in trying local dishes, you won’t regret it! Overnight in Split
Unique transfer with stopover in Ston and driving on scenic route! We tend to split this journey into two parts: first is driving on A1 highway from Split to Neretva Valley, and the other part is driving from Neretva Valley to Dubrovnik, often called scenic route. Main highlights of this transfer and tour are: Neretva Valley fields, Bosnian town Neum, Ston bay and city walls and Peljesac wineries or oyster experience. You can try oysters directly from the farm, or take private boat and visit fields together with guiding experience and possible lunch. So many wine tasting experiences are on Peljesac peninsula, so if you are wine lover, you should try Plavac Mali (red wine) or Posip (white wine) from growing hills of Peljesac. Overnight in Dubrovnik
One more relaxing day before visting Montenegro. For morning we have scheduled guided tour of Dubrovnik old town. You will visit with your private local guide Rector’s palace, Sponza Palace, Onofrio’s fountains, Stradun main street, Church of St. Joseph and Cathedral. Dubrovnik city walls are optional in case you want to see old town from above or maybe have Game of Thrones experience with private local guide. After sightseeing of Dubrovnik old town, you will visit Srdj hill and enjoy in amazing views on old town. You can choose between having lunch in Panorama restaurant or in Cavtat town where you will have free time for walking and exloring on your own. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Day trip from Dubrovnik to Montenegro. Sightseeing of Perast – Our Lady of the Rocks church, Kotor and Budva. Three main sights in Montenegro, so close one from each other, but so much different. First stop is Church buiilt on rock, which you will visit with short boat ride from Perast town. Perast is interesting also to take a walk and explore old buildings, or maybe have a snack before heading to Kotor. In Kotor you will have guided tour of old town, without getting on Kotor walls because it requires too much time. If you have wish to go to the fort on the top of the hill, please inform us before to arrange it. After Kotor, you will experience modern-traditional town Budva. City where Russians have invested millions and build around old town stunning Hotels and resorts. Drive back to Dubrovnik with shortcut (car ferry). Overnight in Dubrovnik
You have came to the end of your beautiful adventure for Croatia. Your private driver will take you to the
airport where you will go back to your homeland carry wonderful memories. End of tour.
Price from/to: 3.300€ – 3.850€
Price includes: private vehicle, private driver / tour guide, overnight for a tour guide, road tolls, parking, fuel (for 11 days)
Entrance tickets depend on your preferences, but average is 150€ per person for Private Croatia UNESCO tour
Entrance tickets required for complete tour itinerary: Dubrovnik Walls, Ston Walls, Krka Waterfalls, Sibenik Cathedral, Plitvice Lakes, Pula amphitheatre.
For this tour we recommend having 5 local guides. Price for all local guides is 400€. You don’t have to book local guides, or you can book them on your own
Cost of activities depend on your preferences and will be calculated after you contact us.
Ferry and catamaran rides = 20€ per person
Experience Dalmatia travel agency can book Hotels or you can book Hotels with our assistance and suggestions. Average price for Hotel room off season is 120€ per room per night with breakfast and in high season 220€ per room per night with breakfast.
Base price is Number 1!
1 = 3.300€ – 3.850€
Other costs can be applied in total balance, 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6
1 ) 30% down payment (deposit) + 70% upon arrival
2 ) 100 % prepayment
Payment options: bank wire transfer, paypal, credit card
For paypal and credit card 5% additional charge
Yes, you can, but travel designers from Experience Dalmatia need to change itinerary per you request. Please send us inquiry and we will respond shortly.
Of course! For more than 8 people we suggest: two mini-vans, mini-bus or bus
Ne, unfortunately. We don’t book Villas or Apartments. It is not sustainable way of working for us. We can book 4* or 5* Hotels only.
Yes, you can, just we need to book and coordinate everything to have nice and smooth itinerary.
Early booking discount is possible, minimum 5 months in advance.
Agency will offer you and specify in official quote through email. Once you agree with brand, size and other requirements for vehicles, we will keep it reserved for date you have picked. Our vehicles are Mercedes, Opel and VW.