22587
Croatia/Slovenia
Slovenia & Croatia: Hidden Coves and Ancient Treasures by Sea
Set sail by small ship through the crystal blue water of the Adriatic Sea to medieval villages, hidden coves and the picturesque coastlines of Croatia.
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Program No. 22587RJ
Length
12 days
Starts at
2,895
Special Offer
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Flights start at
925
Getting There
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At a Glance

Set sail by small ship through the crystal water of the Northern Adriatic Sea to medieval villages, hidden coves and the picturesque coastlines of Croatia. Learn how communities of the Northern Adriatic have been linked through history as you explore ancient white-stone streets constructed by the Romans and marvel at towering mountains, picture-perfect lakes and striking Venetian Gothic architecture. Understand the influence of the past as you discover ruins of ancient villages with experts and walk among the splendor of historic national parks.
Activity Level
Let's Go!
Walking up to three miles on uneven and cobblestone terrain; climbing several flights of stairs.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Experience Lake Bled, where postcard-perfect scenery includes a hilltop castle surrounded by the breathtaking Julian Alps.
  • Learn about the complex history of the Northern Adriatic with expert lectures and excursions that reveal well-preserved ruins of the Roman and Venetian empires.
  • Discover Postojna Cave, venturing underground to explore a subterranean world filled with elaborate stalagmites and stalactites.

General Notes

Please note that some dates operate in reverse.
Featured Expert
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Alan Damjanic
Alan Damjanic, is native Croatian, took his degree in law, history and politics from the University of Zagreb and has developed a passion for travel and discoveries. In his spare time, he is an organic farmer and keen. His experience as a specialist and group leader stretches back some 13 years and he is delighted he has the opportunity to share his knowledge of local history and other topics which he hopes will provide a good background and introduction to Croatian contemporary society.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Biserka Galjanic
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Petra Lozica
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Tamara Tojanovic Hauptman
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Alan Damjanic
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Masa Kotor Abinum
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