Croatia from $1625

Zagreb - Plitvice Lakes - Split - Klis Fortress - Ston - Trsteno Arboretum - Dubrovnik
8 days

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What's Included?

The 8-day land package includes:

  • 6 nights in superior tourist class hotels or better with private bath/shower, 2-share
  • Daily continental breakfast
  • Three specialty dinners including
    • Welcome cocktail and cevapcici dinner in Zagreb
    • Traditional Dalmation dinner by the Adriatic Sea
    • Farewell Croatian dinner
  • One picnic lunch in Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • Guided tours in Split, Dubrovnik and Trsteno with local historian and Game of Thrones expert
  • Admission to:
    • Plitvice Lakes National Park
    • Split Diocletian's Palace and Dungeons
    • Klis Fortress
    • Trsteno Arboretum
    • Dubrovnik city walls and Fortress Lovrijenac

Plus:

  • Private tour director for the entire duration of the land tour
  • All scheduled sightseeing
  • All ground transportation by air-conditioned motor coach as per itinerary
  • All service charges and local taxes
  • Luggage tag and travel booklets
  • Included tour highlights

Featured Sights & Events:

  • Zagreb city sights
  • Plitvice Lakes National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site Diocletian Palace in Split
  • Game of Thrones filming locations
  • Adriatic beaches
  • Medieval Stronghold, Klis Fortress
  • Salt producing towns of Ston and Mali Ston
  • World's second largest defence wall
  • Castles and Dungeons
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site Dubrovnik
  • Taste of local cuisine
  • Guided tours with Game of Thrones experts

Zagreb

Medieval Upper Town ... Neo-Gothic Cathedrals ... Gornji Grad ... Church of St. Marks's ... Art Pavilion ... Croatian National Theater ... and more!


Split

Plitvice Lakes National Park ... Diocletian's Palace ... GOT Meereen Filming Locations ... Blue and Green Caves ... Stiniva Cove ... Klis Fortress ... Bisevo, Vis and Hvar Islands ...


Dubrovnik

Trsteno Arboretum ... Dalmation Coast ... Adriatic Sea ... Gardens of the Red Keep ... GOT King's Landing and other recognizable Filmning Locations ... and much more!


Free Airport Transfers & Discount Airfare

When you book your airfare through AESU, you get these great benefits:

  • Free airport transfers overseas on tour start and return dates
  • Hassle free—we take care of all the details
  • Free quotes & competitive rates
  • Fly with fellow travelers
  • Flexible payment schedule
  • AESU can help with special flight requests too
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Optional Activities & Excursions Offered on Your Trip.

Have it your way and personalize your trip by adding fun, optional activities. These activities are not included in your land package price to allow free time for those who want to explore on their own. Rates have been specially negotiated with the suppliers and will include transportation to and from the event, where applicable. All options are based on a minimum number of travelers participating. Rates listed are approximate rates in US$ and are subject to change. Contact your tour director upon arrival overseas to book and pay for your options. Payment to tour director in cash in local currency.

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Half Day Walking Tour of Zagreb
$50

This morning, join us on a guided walking tour of Zagreb. On the tour we will visit some of Zagreb's best sites, including medieval Upper Town, Zagreb's oldest district, Gradec, Gornji Grad and the Church of St. Mark's.

Times and prices are subject to change.

All day Aquatic Adventure from Split
$125

Let out your inner adventurer and experience a bit of adrenaline on this all day Aquatic Adventure. Join us as we explore the Blue Green Caves, Stinivia Cove and the popular islands of Bisevo, Vis and Hvar. Take time to swim, snorkel and explore the islands before returning to Split.

Times and prices are subject to change.

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What to do during your free time? For more details or current local events talk to your tour director or your local city guide. They are always the best source for free-time activities and offer great tips on restaurants or local hang-outs.

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Meals

Traveling on this trip will introduce you to some native cuisine, including local specialties.

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Hotels

We stay in superior tourist class hotels, all with private bath/shower in 2-share rooms. Our hotels have been specially selected for their European atmosphere, friendly hospitality, and cleanliness. Our hotels are centrally located or within a short walk of public transportation to take you to the landmark of your choice in the city you are visiting. (Why stay in remote cabins, hostels, or share your room with up to 6 people, when you can stay in a centrally located hotel?)

You'll be given a complete hotel address list with your final documents. Properties are subject to change and any substitutions would be the equivalent of those listed. *Single supplement only applies if single accommodations are requested. Independent hotel reservations, special tours and FIT tours always apply a single supplement. Please check your itinerary.

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HOTEL ACADEMIA, Zagreb

Centrally located on Tkalciceva Street, the Hotel Academia offers air-conditioned rooms featuring a flat-screen TV and a minibar. There is a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hair dryer in each unit. Free WiFi access is provided. In house you can find the St. Michael Restaurant, however numerous restaurants and bars are located within a few steps from the hotel. The Upper Town can be reached within a short walk away. Zrinjevac Park and Cvjetni Square are 2,950 feet from the hotel. The Main Railway Station can be reached within 1.8 km, while The Main Bus station is at a distance of 1.5 miles.

HOTEL LUXE, Split

The stylish Hotel Luxe in Split is located a few minutes from Bacvice Beach, 1,300 feet from Diocletian's Palace and the ferry port. It features air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and satellite TVs. Wellness and fitness facilities include a sauna, a Jacuzzi and a gym, which can be used free of charge. Massages are offered at an extra charge.

HOTEL VALAMAR LACROMA DUBROVNIK, Dubrovnik

Just a five minute walk from Copacabana Beach, Valamar offers guests free access to on-site amenities including the large Ragusa Spa wtih indoor and outdoor swimming pools, saunas, a gym, and beauty treatments. There is also a restaurant and bar on-site. Each room is air-conditioned and includes WiFi and satellite TV. Public bus transportation for an approx. 15-20 minute ride to Old Town Dubrovnik near hotel. Tickets about 15-20kn can be purchased from driver. Buses run from 5 am to midnight. Taxi or Uber service available at additional cost.

Captivating Croatia: The Gates of King's Landing$1625.00
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Start In ZagrebEnd In DubrovnikLand Only
2019
Oct 14  Oct 20$1625

Or call 800-638-7640 to speak with a travel expert

If you purchase your own airfare, book your overnight flight from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date listed above.

* Price per person based on a twin share room. If you're traveling alone, AESU will attempt to arrange for you to share a twin at NO EXTRA COST. If you prefer a single room, a single supplement of $575 will apply.

AIRFARE

Gateway Cities

Fly into Zagreb return from Dubrovnik

Airfare is not included in land price. If you choose to book air with AESU, after receipt of your land booking, AESU will email you a quote with your tour confirmation invoice. You will have 72 hours to accept or decline airfare. (Or call AESU at 800-638-7640 for a quote prior to booking).

Book Airfare with AESU - FREE Airport Transfer

Purchase your airfare from AESU and receive free arrival/departure transfers from the airport to your hotel. We also try to book you on the same flights as others traveling on your tour. Land only participants BOOKING OWN FLIGHT OVERSEAS, DO NOT receive airport arrival/departure transfers. If you book land only with us, book your flights from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date. If you are not booking flights through AESU, we recommend not booking airfare until your tour is guaranteed (This will be noted on website with “guaranteed” next to tour start date).

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How to Book

Click on a date above to get a quote or make a reservation. You can make your $500 deposit ONLINE to confirm your space on the land tour. Full payment isn't due until 90 days before departure, and you or friends and family can make partial payments after you've booked (See NOTE below if within 90 days). Or you can scan/email or fax a booking form.

If you just want a quote and don’t want to secure a spot on the land program, select date above and click "Get a Quote" button on next page.

NOTE: Reservations to be paid in full 90 days prior to departure. Reservations received after this date are subject to availability and any airfare quote can only be held for 72 hours. Payment in full, for late reservations, will be due upon receipt of invoice from AESU. A late booking fee of $100 per person will apply.

All prices reflect a cash discount (For full payment by credit card, there is a 4% processing fee.)

To download a copy of the Terms and Conditions Click here.

PAYMENT PLAN: pay a little at a time and make your trip more affordable.

After paying a deposit of $500 online to reserve your spot, you can pay your balance in as many installments as you like, with a minimum of $100 for each transaction with no fee. Please indicate booking number on your check payment. If you prefer to pay installments by credit card, please call us at 800-638-7640 for details. (All prices reflect a cash discount. There is a 4% processing fee for any payments made by credit card after initial deposit.) The total tour cost (land, and air if applicable) must be paid in full at least 90 days before departure.

INSURANCE: We highly recommend travel insurance. (Check if trip insurance is offered directly by your Alumni Assoc.) If not, you can get a quote and purchase online through Trip Assure. See the insurance link on AESU's website under Travel Tools or copy this link into your browser: https://www.tripassure.com/main/?welcome=AESU3922MD

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