8 day trip to the Dalmatian Coast with Zafiris Tours
Enjoy a marvellous trip to the Dalmatian Coast arranged by Zafiris Tours.
Depart for Durres. Drive through Kastoria, with stops for coffee and lunch leads Krystalopigis border - crossing borders. We continue to Durres. Arrange the hotel, dinner
Breakfast and departure for one of the most beautiful coastal towns of Dalmatia, Dubrovnik. Our first stop in Tirana, where they tour the city. Among others you will see the old opera house, the National Museum and other attractions in Skanderbeg Square. We continue across northern Albania, Montenegro and Bar (Montenegro). Visit the famous summer resort Boutva-perfectly restored medieval town, surrounded by beautiful sandy beaches, as well as the picturesque Sveti Stefan. Crossing the valley we reach the Konavle unique Mediterranean fjord of Kotor Bay. In Kotor tour the old city, built at the foot of steep hills, surrounded by walls 4.5 km of which date from the 15th century, with many old churches and aristocratic homes. We end the evening in Dubrovnik or in Trebinje. Arrange a hotel in the area, dinner nights / important.
Breakfast and depart for the medieval city of Dubrovnik, which was hit mercilessly by Serbs and Montenegrins in 1991, but now you do not guess that this cluster of Roman, medieval and Renaissance elements, aged 1300 years, was damaged in 68% of its buildings. The historical part of the (protected by Unesco) is a fortified city a half kilometers long. Literally fly over the old city, tall stone buildings with windows, turrets and tiny "hanging" gardens, churches, palaces, fountains. In the middle is a paved plaza that leads from the Franciscan monastery on the west side, the tower clock at the other end, where the governor's palace (1441) and the church of the city's patron saint, St. Vlaho. Visit the pharmacy operated continuously since 1391! The square is permanently full of tourists. Then free time or optional cruise on one of the green islands of Dubrovnik. The pine-covered island Lokrum where everything was wrecked, according to local tradition, the king of England Richard I the Lionheart, but miraculously survived. Visit the beautiful botanical gardens, the salty lake called the Dead Sea and the ruins of the monastery-church of Richard the Lionheart. Back at the hotel, dinner nights / important.
Breakfast and departure for Split, the largest city in Dalmatia, along the "indented" Dalmatian coast. Tour the medieval town where we visit the palace of Emperor Diocletian and the Archaeological Museum, with antiquities from the Roman period the city. Free time in the famous Riva (waterfront). Then we will visit the neighboring island-city of medieval Trogir, declared a UNESCO world heritage site. The tourist Trogir is connected to the mainland by a beautiful bridge, considered a spiritual center of Dalmatia and a popular tourist destination with excellent tourist infrastructure. We continue to Simpernik Or Biogkrant. Arrange the hotel in the area. Dinner nights / important.
Breakfast and departure for the region of lakes PLITVITSE. A huge national park with a series of lakes connected by small waterfalls or older, is a unique sight, magical images that will "get us". Nature has created one of the most beautiful wonders that leave visitors speechless. A group of 16 other lakes higher in another lower with a series of waterfalls the water falling from one lake to another. Free time at your disposal and depart for the Croatian capital, Zagreb. Arrange the hotel, dinner nights / important.
Breakfast and tour follows the cosmopolitan capital of Slovenia. In stately Ljubljana, will walk the cobblestone streets of Old Town, passing by the triple deck Tromostovje, we will see the Cathedral, Piazza Presern, Dragon Bridge and of course the open market Plesnik. Leisure and continue to Lake Bled. We return to Zagreb where we see the Avenue of Cyril and Methodius, the Piazza San Marco with the escutcheon of the country and the Town Hall with the Stone Arch. You still wander the upper town where the imposing Cathedral and the Archdiocese and will see the Presidential Palace, Parliament and other government buildings. Dinner nights / important.
Breakfast and departure to the beautiful capital of Serbia, Belgrade. Most sights of Belgrade gathered in the old city. The most famous and beautiful part of the old city is the Kalemegdan fortress, which has turned into one big fantasy park and includes many attractions including the military museum, zoo and beautiful views of the city and the Danube and Sava rivers. Very close to the fort lies the Republic Square, a large and impressive square with beautiful buildings. We will also see the tower where the King was executed Fereos, resembling the White Tower of Thessaloniki, Nebojsa tower, built in 1460 and the name means "fearless" because he held a key position outside the basic system of fortification of the city Belgrade. After the conquest by the Ottomans, the tower was used as a prison. And there he found the King Fereos death in 1798 while fighting for the organization of the liberation struggle. The conversion of the tower into a museum was implemented in cooperation between Greece and Serbia launched in 2007. We go to the area of Krusevac. Arrange a hotel in the region, dinner nights / important.
Breakfast and departure for Nafplion with stops for coffee and food.