Magical Croatia

Ljubljana, Plitvice Lakes, Trakoscan & Varazdin

29 Dec 17 - 02 Jan 18
Starting From
€ 429

Itinerary

Meet the tour leader at the Malta International Airport at 0400hrs for check in on your direct flight to Zagreb, Croatia leaving at 0600hrs. Upon arrival at 0755hrs, your private coach will pick you up to start your holiday with a free excursion to Zagreb, Croatia’s capital city. Walk through the upper town and the historical centre of the city, and enjoy spectacular views in this charming city. Zagreb’s old town is a true feast for your senses, where you can sample some of the country’s most renowned restaurants and coffee shops in the midst of classics façades, lush gardens and striking Neo-Gothic buildings. The City tour will end at the 4* Panorama Hotel, close to the popular Dom Sportova Sports Arena, for check in and room allocation. The afternoon is free for personal relaxation. One may also visit the traditional Christmas fair which takes place in the streets surrounding the Jelacic Square. In the evening, one may opt to join the group for dinner (optional) at the hotel, before overnight.

Today, after breakfast, we encourage you, to join the tour leader and our very own English speaking guide for a full day excursion to the city of Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital city. The aroma of roasted chestnut, mulled wine and festive pastries fills the air, in the compact historic city centre, which is easy to explore on foot. The Christmas market, which can be found alongside the Ljubjanica River, is adorned by a tall Christmas tree and a range of market traders selling authentic crafts. Together with the tour leader you will also have the chance to access the Ljubljana castle through the world famous funicular (return ticket included). Return back to the hotel, in time for dinner (optional) and overnight.

Today, after breakfast, we offer you a marvellous excursion to the Plitvice Lakes National Park. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the system of lakes carved into travertine marble, are such an extraordinary natural phenomenon, that it comes as no surprise that they are the most visited national park in Croatia. (National Park Entrance + Visiting Tax included). You will also have the opportunity to visit the small village of Ratoke, together with your tour leader and English speaking guide where tiny lakes and cascades tell the story of the true beauty of nature. Return to your hotel, early in the evening, to prepare for the New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner (optional) and overnight

Happy New Year! While hoping that you have enjoyed last night end of year celebrations, we are leaving the morning free so that you can rest and relax. In the afternoon we are offering you a relaxing 3-hour panoramic drive to admire the beautiful scenery of the surroundings. Otherwise you may opt to enjoy the many local trendy cafés, bars and restaurants in the vicinity of the hotel or venture out and explore the city centre by walk or by public transport (extra). Dinner (optional) and overnight.

Today, after breakfast, and check out (luggage room will be made available) we offer you yet another excursion together with your tour leader. On the last day of this holiday you shall visit one of the best preserved castles in Croatia, located above a lake surrounded by beautiful natural environment: Trakoscan Castle (entrance included). After the visit of the visit of such elegant castle, you shall continue your way to the town of Varazdin. Its centre Is a showcase of scrupulously restored baroque architecture and well-tended gardens and parks. It was once Croatia’s capital and its most prosperous city, which explains the extraordinary refinement of its buildings. During your free time you can wonder the streets, do some last minute shopping or take a bite of delicious food. In the late afternoon, you shall make your way back to Zagreb, before heading to Zagreb’s airport for your direct flight to Malta, leaving Zagreb at 2115hrs.

Rates

 SpecialNormal
Triple€499 €599
Twin€559 €659
Single€699 €799
Child (under 12 years sharing with 2 Adults)€359 €459

Excursions

 AdultChild
Ljubljana €39€30
Plitvice Lakes €49€39
Panoramic Drive Zagreb Area €40€25
Trakoscan Castle & Varazdin €39€25

Price Includes

  • Return Direct Flights Malta to Zagreb
  • 05kgs Hand luggage
  • 15kgs Checked-In Luggage
  • All Transfers
  • 4 Nights at the 4* Panorama Hotel on B&B basis (or similar)
  • City Tax
  • Tour Leader (and English Speaking Local Guide where applicable)
  • Fuel Surcharge*

* Special Price is only valid when the Excursion Package and Half Board are taken

*Price of fuel  surcharge is correct at the time of entering the information; however this is subject to increase without prior notice.

 

Not Included

Half Board: Adult & Children €55 3 x Dinners (Buffet Dinner exc. Beverage)

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner (Optional) Adult €95 | Child (Under 12) €50

Welcome Drink, Delicious Chef Choice Buffet Table, Half Bottle of Wine, 0.5L Mineral Water, Glass of Champagne at Midnight, Decorated Hall and Musical Entertainment