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From balmy Adriatic beaches, hilltop villages to a culturally vital capital city — Croatia has it all. Whether you’re discovering the Dalmatian Coast’s seaside by foot or exploring the rich history of the Balkans, there’s no better way to experience Croatia’s dramatic landscapes, captivating cities and UNESCO World Heritage Sites than with Road Scholar!

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Croatia Educational Adventures

At Road Scholar, we have a wide range of Croatia adventure tours for you to choose from, where you can visit iconic landmarks, take in breathtaking views, and immerse yourself in local cultures and traditions. From the seaside cliffs on the Adriatic Coast to visiting medieval villages with stunning architecture, Croatia tours have a lot to offer. Below, you can find some of our top Croatia guided tours, whether you’re interested in island hopping through the Mediterranean or getting active on seaside hikes along the Dalmatian Coast.

 

Iconic Landmarks on Croatia Travel

Located on the coast of Southeast Europe along the Adriatic Sea, Croatia is known for its unique blend of historical traditions, vibrant culture, and natural beauty. Its coastline makes it a popular destination for small ship cruises, where passengers can get off and explore picturesque medieval towns, from the iconic Dubrovnik to Pula. At Road Scholar, our Croatia tours make it easy to fully immerse yourself in this beautiful country’s culture. Here are some iconic landmarks in Croatia travel that you can visit and learn more about:

  • Rector’s Palace: What once served as the seat of the Rector of the Republic of Ragusa now serves as the Cultural Historical Museum. Rector’s Palace is a beautiful Gothic-Renaissance palace that visitors can tour and learn about the history of Dubrovnik. 
  • Plitvice Lakes National Park: When it comes to Croatia adventure tours, exploring Plitvice Lakes National Park is a must. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is renowned for its waterfalls, lush greenery, and hiking trails, providing views of stunning natural landscapes.
  • Diocletian's Palace: Diocletian's Palace was built for the Roman emperor Diocletian and is located in Split, Croatia. Tours of this centuries-old palace, completed at the end of the third century A.D., walk you through the rich history and medieval and Renaissance architecture.
  • Walls of Ston: In southern Croatia, you can find the Walls of Ston, originally designed to protect the city of Ston, the longest fortress syst em in Europe. Fans of the hit TV series “Game of Thrones” will recognize these walls, which protected King's Landing.

There are numerous landmarks you can visit on our Croatia guided tours. If you’re interested in island hopping to areas like Brac, Vis, or Mljet, read our small ship cruise travel guide to prepare. Our Croatia group tours also bring participants to landmarks like St. Blaise’s Church, Onofrio Fountain, and Franciscan monastery.

 

Embark on Croatia Group Tours With Road Scholar

Whether you’re interested in solo travel or Croatia group tours, our travel programs to this southern European coastal country are unbeatable. On all of our Croatia tours, you will learn from local expert guides who will walk you through the history, geography, culture, and landscapes of each stop on your trip so you can enjoy a truly immersive experience. From indulging in local cuisine to exploring medieval fortresses and interacting with locals, Croatia travel is bound to leave you with lifelong memories. Explore our collection of experiential learning programs to find a travel program that piques your interests.