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On arrival at Zagreb International airport, you will be met and transferred to the hotel. Discover the city’s highlights and hear their stories on an intimate walking tour. Admire the popular landmarks including the Cathedral, St Mark’s Church, and Lotrscak Tower, and enjoy the historic city funicular. Overnight in Zagreb.
Today, marvel at Croatia’s magnificent Plitviče Lakes on this guided day trip from Zagreb. Hop into your air-conditioned coach and head deep into the Plitviče Lakes National Park, widely considered home to some of Croatia’s most spectacular natural landscapes. Explore with your guide, and enjoy panoramic views over the park’s mighty waterfalls, dense forest and shimmering lakes. During your visit, gain insight into the diverse plant life thriving in the park and learn of the region’s rich geology. Then, return in comfort to your starting point in bustling Zagreb. Overnight in Zagreb.
Today, after breakfast proceed for The archipelago of Brijuni, an extraordinary blend of natural, historical and cultural heritage. The mild climate and the favourable geographical conditions, deep retracted bays and easily defendable elevated fortifications have secured a continuum in the human activity on the island from a pre-historic age until the present day. Overnight in Zagreb.
On this trip we take the highway from Zagreb through the mountains of Gorski Kotar down to the coast. Our first stop will be Rijeka, the country's largest port, a city famous for its maritime and industrial heritage. After a stroll down the famous Korzo pedestrian zone and a cup of coffee, we will head to Opatija. There, you will be able to see and feel the unforgotten glory of the imperial times when “the Queen of the Adriatic” was a famous meeting place of European nobility. After the tour of this charming town you will have some free time to take a swim in the clear blue sea, walk the famous 11-kilometre-long “lungomare”, have a look in some of the many shops Opatija offers or simply enjoy the views with a cup of coffee in your hand. Overnight in Zagreb.
Today the day is free at leisure to explore the city at own pace or indulge in any of the shopping spree experiences. Overnight in Zagreb.
Today you will be met and transferred to the airport for your flight back home.