East Meets West
Enjoy a vacation that includes all highlight cities in Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Montenegro, and the capital of Austria, Vienna. Start in Dubrovnik, where a visit to Rector’s Palace is included, as well as an excursion to Montenegro, with a guided walking tour of Kotor, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, plus Budva, where a special lunch with local specialties will be served. Admire the Old Bridge of Mostar in Bosnia-Herzegovina, and stay overnight in Sarajevo, where a visit to the Sarajevo Tunnel, built during the Bosnian war between 1992 and 1995, has been included. Enter Croatia, and stay in Split, where a visit to the Diocletian’s Palace is included. Hear about the turbulent history of the city of Zadar from your Local Guide, stay in peaceful Plitvice, and arrive in Zagreb, capital of Croatia. Continue to Slovenia for a two-night-stay in its elegant capital, Ljubljana, with an included trip to Trieste in Italy, to enjoy guided sightseeing as well as a taste of the traditional Illy cappuccino at one of the local cafés. End in Vienna, where sightseeing features the city’s highlights, and an entire day at leisure gives you the opportunity to join optional excursions to Schönbrunn Palace, or to Bratislava in Slovakia. Celebrate the success of your vacation with your fellow travelers during a farewell dinner with the famous Heurigen wine in Grinzing.
DUBROVNIK Welcome dinner; guided walking tour, visit Rector’s PalaceMONTENEGRO [LF] Guided walking tour of Kotor; enjoy a special lunch in BudvaMOSTAR Admire the Old BridgeSARAJEVO Guided sightseeing, [LF] visit the Sarajevo TunnelSPLIT Guided walking tour, visit Diocletian’s Palace, a special dinner with wine at a local restaurantZADAR Guided sightseeingPLITVICE NATIONAL PARK Walking tourZAGREB Guided sightseeing, visit the cathedralLJUBLJANA Guided sightseeing, visit St. Nicholas’ CathedralTRIESTE Guided sightseeing; [LF] enjoy an original Illy cappuccinoVIENNA Guided sightseeing, visit St. Stephen’s Cathedral; farewell dinner with Heurigen wine at a local restaurantHeadsets throughout the tour
DUBROVNIK Valamar Lacroma Resort (SF)SARAJEVO Europe (F)SPLIT President (SF)PLITVICE Jezero (F)ZAGREB The Westin Zagreb (SF)LJUBLJANA Austria Trend Ljubljana (F)VIENNA Mercure Wien City (F)
Full buffet breakfast (B) daily; 1 special lunch (L) in Montenegro; 7 three-course dinners (D), including a welcome dinner in Dubrovnik and special dinners in Split and Vienna
NOTE:Please check visa requirements with your local consulate(s); responsibility for obtaining visas rests with the traveler.
Motorcoach with free Wi-Fi