Day 1: Split
We will meet in Split (exact meeting place to be determined) and go on a sightseeing tour (Diocletian’s Palace, the Peristil, the Vestibulum, the Cathedral, the statue of Gregory of Nin, the Riva). We will go to lunch/dinner for a chance to try some of the local specialties. You will then have some free time for rest or to pursue your own interests. Spending the night.
Day 2: Split – Hvar – Ston ‒ Dubrovnik
Breakfast. After checking out of the hotel, we will board a ferry taking us to Stari Grad on the island of Hvar. We will take a tour of the city and visit the Stari Grad Plain, an amazing site of Old Greek culture under the protection of UNESCO’s World Heritage. We will enjoy some traditional meals of this truly unique island. The group will determine a time of return to mainland, where we proceed to Dubrovnik, our home for the night. On our way there, we will make a stop at Ston, where you can see the world’s second longest fortification system – the Walls of Ston.
Day 3: Dubrovnik
Breakfast. We then go on a sightseeing tour (Pile Gate, Stradun, Onofrio’s Fountain, the Rector’s Palace, the Franciscan Pharmacy of the Little Brothers, the walls and towers of Dubrovnik, the Minčeta Tower, etc.) The city walls of Dubrovnik are a UNESCO’s World Heritage site. The tour is followed by a lunch/dinner, after which you have free time for rest and to pursue your own plans. We suggest visiting the Aquarium, doing a diving session, or stopping at one of the local pubs. You should most certainly visit one of the beaches during summer time. Spending the night.
Day 4: Dubrovnik – Herceg Novi ‒ Kotor
Breakfast. We check out of the hotel and leave for Montenegro. We arrive at Herceg Novi, a town of rich cultural and historical heritage (Old Town, forts and towers, the Savina Monastery on the outskirts of town, etc.). Our following destination is Kotor, a town placed on the only Mediterranean fjord. The town offers a rich cultural and historical heritage (palaces, forts, old city walls, the Cathedral of Saint Tryphon, the Rector’s Palace). The Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Naturally, you will have an opportunity to try out traditional Montenegrin cuisine. Spending the night.
Day 5: Kotor – Budva – Lake Skadar ‒ Kotor
Breakfast. We leave for Budva after breakfast. Once there, our tour will include the Old Town, the Citadel, the ancient necropolis, and the city walls. Lunch and free time. The town is also famous for its beaches, its night life, its concert attractions, and much more in the summer months. We can also arrange a visit to Lake Skadar National Park. It is the habitat of numerous indigenous plants and animal life, as well as a site of many archeological remains, monasteries, and cultural heritage more generally.
We will arrange a departure time to Kotor, where we spend the night.
Day 6: Kotor ‒ Split
Breakfast. Free time. We will arrange a departure time for Split (or an alternate air travel location).
PRICE : 580 € PER PERSON
THE ARRANGEMENT INCLUDES:
1 night in Split, 2 nights in Dubrovnik, 2 nights in Kotor; 5 lunches/dinners, local transportation, tickets, local guides