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Luxury Small Group Journeys

Treasures of Croatia 2020


8 days from $5,495

Limited to 18 guests

Celebrate the many delights of Croatia, exploring Dubrovnik, Hvar and Split, enjoying spectacular scenery and delectable local delicacies, and taking in local culture and nature, including a tasting at a family-owned winery.

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Discover the best of Croatia, including three nights in Dubrovnik and two in idyllic Hvar

Visit the fishing town of Ston and sample its famous oysters

Tour a family-owned winery and enjoy a wine tasting accompanied by a variety of locally produced foods on a Chef’s Table culinary experience

Stroll Split’s lively daily market to experience life as locals do

Make an authentic artisan visit to a silk-weaving workshop

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1
Arrive Split, Croatia
DAY 2
Split | Palace of Diocletian
DAY 3
Hvar | Wine Tasting at a Family-Owned Winery
DAY 4
Hvar | A Stroll Through Historic Streets
DAY 5
Dubrovnik | Oysters & the Old City
DAY 6
Dubrovnik & Konavle | Walking Tour & Silk Weaving
DAY 7
Dubrovnik | Design Your Day
DAY 8
Depart Dubrovnik

Extend Your Journey

Pre-Tour Extension: Lake Bled & Zagreb 5 days from $3,495 Learn More
Post-Tour Extension: Montenegro 3 days from $1,395 Learn More
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Travel Privately with A&K | This itinerary is available as a private journey, Signature Croatia. Contact A&K for more details.

DAY 1
Arrive Split, Croatia

Arrive in Split, where you are met and transferred to your hotel. This evening, join your Resident Tour Director and fellow guests for a welcome dinner at the hotel.

Hotel Park
Meals: Dinner
DAY 2
Split | Palace of Diocletian

Tour Split, starting with the Palace of Diocletian and its synagogue, and view St. Domnius Cathedral. Stroll Split’s old town and harbor-front promenade. Visit the daily market, and then enjoy your afternoon at leisure, before a dinner with a klapa concert.

Hotel Park
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 3
Hvar | Wine Tasting at a Family-Owned Winery

Ride Like a Local by public ferry along the stunning Dalmatian coastline to picturesque Hvar, a lush, mountainous island, where Venetian palaces grace narrow backstreets and secluded coves beckon. Upon arrival, visit the family-owned winery of renowned winemaker Andro Tomić for a wine tasting. Later, on the scenic drive back to Hvar Town, stop to view the gleaming limestone Spanjol Fortress. Tonight, enjoy fine dining at a local waterfront restaurant.

Palace Elisabeth
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 4
Hvar | A Stroll Through Historic Streets

This morning, walk the historic center of Hvar Town, pausing to take in the Cathedral, the Arsenal and the Benedictine Nunnery where resident nuns produce the world-famous agave lace. Enjoy the rest of your day at leisure.

Palace Elisabeth
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 5
Dubrovnik | Oysters & the Old City

Head to Dubrovnik, the “Pearl of the Adriatic,” stopping en route in Ston, renowned for its oysters, which you may wish to sample when you enjoy lunch in a typical Dalmatian restaurant.

Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 6
Dubrovnik & Konavle | Walking Tour & Silk Weaving

Stroll through Dubrovnik with your local guide to see the Dominican Monastery, the Rector’s Palace and Dubrovnik Cathedral. Mingle with local traders and craftspeople in its markets. Then, listen as a survivor of the Balkan War shares memories of the conflict that secured Croatia’s independence from the former Yugoslavia, a victory that cost more than 20,000 Croatian lives. Later, watch silk weavers at work on a fascinating artisan visit in Konavle. Return to Dubrovnik, where you embark on a private cruise, enjoying a refreshing Scenic Sundowner and taking in the fantastic city views.

Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 7
Dubrovnik | Design Your Day

Today, enjoy one of these Design Your Day activities.

Enjoy a Cooking Class with Wine Tasting, and then savor what you created for lunch.

Embark by Sea Kayak on a refreshing, tranquil paddle around Dubrovnik’s Old Town and Lokrum Island.

Visit Game of Thrones Shooting Locations on a walking tour, led by a local who worked as an extra on the series.

Tonight, return to Dubrovnik for a farewell dinner in a fine local restaurant.

Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 8
Depart Dubrovnik

After breakfast, transfer to the airport to depart.

Meals: Breakfast

Travel Privately with A&K | This itinerary is available as a private journey, Signature Croatia. Contact A&K for more details.

Pre-Tour Extension: Lake Bled & Zagreb

Pre-Tour Extension: Lake Bled & Zagreb

5 days from $3,495

Single Supplement from $595

Visit St. Mary Island in Lake Bled, set in the stunning Julian Alps of Slovenia, then proceed to Croatia to walk its capital, Zagreb, and view the National Theater, followed by an excursion to the lovely Plitvice Lakes.

Available to add to all departure dates.
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DAY 1

Upon arrival in Ljubljana, Slovenia, you are met and transferred to your hotel on picturesque Lake Bled, with views of the clifftop castle and the Julian Alps.

Grand Hotel Toplice
Meals: Dinner
DAY 2

Visit Bled Castle to view the large collection of 16th- to 18th-century weaponry in its museum, and then board a boat to tour St. Mary Island. Later, join your local guide to walk Vintgar Gorge.

Grand Hotel Toplice
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 3

Travel to Ljubljana, capital of Slovenia. View its 18th-century cathedral, Old Town and castle. Drive to Zagreb, Croatia

Esplanade Zagreb Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 4

Walk Zagreb to view the National Theater and The Well of Life by Ivan Mestrovic. Later, visit the Mestrovic Atelier to see the artist’s works.

Esplanade Zagreb Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 5

Transfer to Split, stopping en route to visit Plitvice Lakes, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Tour the National Park, followed by lunch. Then, continue to Split.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Post-Tour Extension: Montenegro

Post-Tour Extension: Montenegro

3 days from $1,395

Single Supplement from $395

Boat to tiny Our Lady of the Rocks, visit UNESCO-listed Kotor, tour medieval Budva and soak up the Adriatic sun.

Available to add to all departure dates.
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DAY 1

Travel to Montenegro, stopping at the Bay of Kotor fjord for lunch. Boat to Our Lady of the Rocks, a tiny church on an island. Visit Kotor, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and then drive the spectacular coastal road to Tivat, where you check in to your hotel.

Regent Porto Montenegro
Meals: Lunch
DAY 2

Tour Budva, viewing the stone walls and narrow streets of its medieval old town.

Regent Porto Montenegro
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 3

Transfer to Dubrovnik’s airport and depart.

Meals: Breakfast


Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

  • May 17 - May 24
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  • May 24 - May 31
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  • May 31 - Jun 07
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  • Jun 07 - Jun 14
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  • Jun 14 - Jun 21
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  • Jun 28 - Jul 05
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    $6,295
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    $2,295
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  • Aug 30 - Sep 06
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    $6,295
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  • Sep 06 - Sep 13
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    $6,295
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  • Sep 13 - Sep 20
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    $6,295
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  • Sep 20 - Sep 27
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    $5,995
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  • Sep 27 - Oct 04
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    $5,995
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  • Oct 04 - Oct 11
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  • Oct 11 - Oct 18
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Journey Details

Minimum age is 10 years.

First group event: welcome briefing at 6:30 p.m. on Day 1.

Last group event: farewell dinner at 7:30 p.m. on Day 7.

Departures are guaranteed to operate with a minimum of 2 guests.

Travel Privately with A&K | This itinerary is available as a private journey, Signature Croatia. Contact A&K for more details.


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