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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Croatia's Opatija Riviera

Europe
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TTRAFCROI

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Air

Discover Medieval towns, Roman ruins and relax on unspoilt beaches - this Croatian holiday gives you it all.

Discover Medieval towns, Roman ruins and relax on unspoilt beaches - this Croatian holiday gives you it all.

PRICE FROM ? £949 per person
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What's Included

  • Return flights from Heathrow with British Airways
  • 7 nights half-board in a 4-star hotel
  • 14 meals: 7 breakfasts & 7 dinners
  • Travelsphere Tour Manager
  • Overseas transfers and other transportation
  • Porterage
  • Audio Guide​
  • ​Istrian Peninsula tour and Pula Amphitheatre
  • Picturesque towns of Lovran and Moscenice
  • Opatija tour and chocolate-tasting​

Please note: Thanks to your feedback we know you want to explore more at your own pace. Lovran & Moscenic will be an optional excursion on our 2019 itinerary

Not Included

Itinerary

  • DAY 1 UK/Zagreb
  • ​Today you'll fly to Zagreb Airport and transfer to the sophisticated resort of Opatija, on Kvarner Bay, your base for the next seven nights. Your hotel is beautifully located on Opatija's seven-mile coastal promenade known as the Lungomare.
  • DAY 2 Istrian Peninsula
  • ​You'll see more of the Istrian Peninsula on today's full-day included excursion. Visit the town of Pula and step inside the impressive Roman amphitheatre, which would have once hosted gladiatorial battles. Enjoy lunch before moving on to medieval Rovinj, a delightful resort with a charming old town and a colourful harbour.​
  • DAY 3 Lovran and Moscenice
  • ​On our included excursion this morning you'll journey along the Lungomare to the picturesque town of Lovran, where a stroll around its town square will reveal Baroque architecture and the 14th century Church of St George. Next you'll head to Moscenice. Overlooking the coast, this medieval fortified town falls steeply towards the sea and boasts narrow, streets dotted with ancient churches and elegant villas. This afternoon is free for you to relax at leisure in your resort.​
  • DAY 4 Opatija
  • ​Join your Tour Manager for a walking tour of Opatija today. The resort boasts splendid Austro-Hungarian architecture as well as beautiful gardens and a lovely coastal promenade. During your tour you'll also see a chocolate making demonstration and enjoy a tasting of the region's speciality.​
  • DAY 5 Plitvice Lakes
  • ​Croatia's Plitvice National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site where 16 lakes spill into each other, forming impressive cascading waterfalls. Today's optional excursion includes a boat trip across Lake Kozjak, the largest in the park, and there will be free time to take lunch and enjoy the glorious scenery.​
  • DAY 6 Postojna Caves and Predjama Castle
  • ​Spend today at leisure or join our optional excursion to neighbouring Slovenia. You'll visit the Postonja Caves, carved by the Pivka River and filled with incredible stalactites and stalagmites. Your tour then moves on to Predjama Castle, which has perched precariously on a cliff for the past 700 years.​
  • DAY 7 Opatija
  • ​Today has been left free for you to spend at leisure. Perhaps spend some time relaxing in the wellness centre and spa at your hotel or take a dip in the large indoor swimming pool. Nearby Slatina beach is dotted with bars, restaurants and cafés, or if you prefer​, why not sip a drink in the hotel's cocktail bar.
  • DAY 8 Zagreb/UK
  • Today you'll transfer to the airport for your flight back to the UK.​

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Accommodation

    • Hotel Palace Bellevue
    • The 4-star Hotel Palace Bellevue is housed in a beautiful Empire-style building and was recently renovated in 2016. The Hotel is set along the main street facing the sea with a stone beach just a short 10 minute walk away. Decorated in pastel tones, all rooms are fitted with a flat-screen cable TV and a private bathroom. The Hotel''s restaurant serves a buffet breakfast in an elegant setting. During dinner time guests can enjoy thematic dinners and music events at a large terrace. The wellness & spa centre within the Hotel Palace Bellevue includes an indoor pool with heated seawater and a quiet relaxation zone. Guests can enjoy the Finnish and Turkish sauna and there are many treatments on offer. Hotel Guests can use the fitness centre with the latest equipment free of charge.
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Optional Excursions

  • ​UNESCO-listed Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • Slovenia's Postojna Caves and Predjama Castle​
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Further Information

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