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  • Krk Island: Ziplining Tour

    1. Krk Island: Ziplining Tour

    Begin your ziplining adventure at the zipline base located near the monument of the Glagolitic Alley. Here you’ll be provided with a zipline safety harness and additional ziplining equipment. Afterward, travel by jeep to the zipline starting point where you’ll be briefed on how to zipline and zipline safety measures. Learn how to zipline in the monkey style on a so-called baby zipline before starting the zipline tour. Once everyone is comfortable using the zipline the group will start the tour. The zipline tour consists of 8 ziplines, with the longest zip line reaching 700 meters. Enjoy the stunning views of the Island of Krk as you travel along the zipline course. Along the way, you’ll be guided by 2 instructors and have the chance to take some amazing photos while on the tour. After everyone has completed the 8 ziplines, you’ll be transported back to the base.

    Great activity, really friendly and fun stuff. Beautiful views on the zip line, great emotions! Really well spent money, totally worth it!

  • Rastoke & Plitvice Lakes National Park Tour from Zagreb

    2. Rastoke & Plitvice Lakes National Park Tour from Zagreb

    Leave Zagreb and head to the Lika region. The first stop on the itinerary is the picturesque watermill village of Rastoke, located at the confluence of the Slunjčica and Korana rivers. Take a stroll through the town to admire the unique rural architecture. The tour continue on to Plitvice Lakes National Park. This is Croatia’s oldest and most visited national park, listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979. For centuries, water has formed waterfalls and created 16 crystal-clear lakes in this area. Enjoy the outstanding natural beauty of the forest landscape and the lakes that are connected by a series of waterfalls. Board an electric boat to cross Lake Kozjak and learn more about karst formations and the abundant animal life in the park. Become one with nature, enjoy the clean fresh air and marvel at the breathtaking views that surround you. The guide will be with you and you...

    Amazing place and very well organized tour. The guide (Lukas, if I remember correctly the name) was very kind. Moreover he is really expert in the history of the places that we visited and the country, and he was very passionate in talking about these topics and answering to all our questions.

  • Zagreb: Plitvice Lakes National Park and Rastoke Tour

    3. Zagreb: Plitvice Lakes National Park and Rastoke Tour

    Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Zagreb, and then make your way to the 16 lakes of the beautiful Plitvice Lakes National Park. Arrive at the UNESCO World Heritage Site to take a nature walk through the magnificent woodlands of Gornja Jezera (Upper Lakes). Marvel at a system of 12 lakes separated by travertine barriers and take a closer look at the marble formations of the incredible natural phenomenon. Learn how the lakes, karst rivers and streams are an ongoing process that continue to shape the landscape over time. See some of the magnificent waterfalls and stand in front of the 78-meter high Large Waterfall (Veliki slap) to hear the roaring thunder of the water as it hits the ground. If you are looking for a full-day adventure, you have the option to book this experience with a morning city tour. If you book this option, you will meet your local guide at 9 am for a tour of the...

    A fantastic day spent with Patrick who was very knowledgeable about Croatia while driving and then a great guide whilst in the National Park. A must see when visiting Zagreb

  • From Zagreb: Ljubljana and Lake Bled Tour

    4. From Zagreb: Ljubljana and Lake Bled Tour

    Depart Zagreb in the morning and head to the capital city of Slovenia to take a guided tour of the old city center of Ljubljana. Marvel at the Baroque and Art Nouveau buildings and see some of the finest work by the architect Jože Plečnik. Experience the local vibe and discover where the residents buy their food. Hear why Napoleon was one of the city's most popular politicians, why Slovenia lives with love in its name and how the iconic Triple Bridge got its name. Get some free time to explore the hidden spots on your own. Continue to the Alpine resort of Bled and go to the old castle perched on top of a steep cliff above the lake. Take in the spectacular views of the surroundings from the terraces and then board a traditional pletna boat to reach the only true island in Slovenia. Ring the fortune bell and soak up the sun and fresh mountain air. Drive back to Zagreb and get d...

    A fun and informative tour. Both Ljubljana and Lake Bled were absolutely beautiful. Our tour guide/driver was fantastic; he was really informative and laid back, which made our tour of these beautiful places completely stress free. We had to change our tour dates and they were really accommodating and helpful. Brilliant tour, I highly recommend it!

  • From Zagreb: Ljubljana, Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle Tour

    5. From Zagreb: Ljubljana, Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle Tour

    What makes Ljubljana special is not only its cultural heritage, though it was once and still is a place of many great minds. From a traveler's perspective, it is an exceptionally good starting point for exploring Slovenia’s mountains and valleys, seaside and rivers, caves and forests. It is well connected with other towns and basically half-way to anywhere. The old city center has a unique architectural appearance, particularly due a felicitous combination of Baroque and Art Nouveau architecture and masterful creations by the 20th century architect Joze Pleznik. Visit Ljubljana and walk around the city to soak up its vibrant atmosphere. Discover why the Triple Bridge is actually triple, where locals buy their food, how Napoleon was one of the most popular politicians, why Slovenia really lives with LOVE in its name and much more... From Ljubljana, continue to the Karst region of Slove...

    Our driver, who was our guide as well, was excellent! He was very friendly and dedicated. During the tour, he shared with us his deep knowledge on the history of Croatia and Slovenia. His knowledge was far beyond that of ordinary guides. Thanks to his explanation, we enjoyed the tour more. Although we had a minor problem on the schedule, he made his best effort to re-arrange our schedule.

  • Zagreb: Trakoscan & Zakretje Castle Tour with Wine Tasting

    6. Zagreb: Trakoscan & Zakretje Castle Tour with Wine Tasting

    Get out of Zagreb and visit the Croatian countryside, full of small hills, castles, and great wineries on this castle tour and wine-tasting adventure. Enjoy a morning pick-up from your accommodation in Zagreb and drive along a scenic road through the region of Zagorje. Visit Trakoscan Castle, take some spectacular pictures and learn how the owners lived in the past. Visit Zacretje Castle, where the lady who owns and lives there will show you her art collection and take you back in time to learn about Croatia's history. Go to a winery set in the Zagorje hills with an amazing view of the vineyards. Taste 5 different types of wine and savor a traditional strukli pastry. Get dropped off back at your accommodation in the afternoon.

  • Split to/from Zagreb Transfer with Entry to Plitvice Lakes

    7. Split to/from Zagreb Transfer with Entry to Plitvice Lakes

    Enjoy a full-day transfer between Split and Zagreb with a stop at the stunning Plitvice Lakes. Sit back, relax and enjoy the ride, taking in breathtaking views of the Croatian countryside along the way. Relax as you arrive at your destination in an different city, having had an amazing experience along the way.  During your transfer, pay a visit to one of Europe's most beautiful parks. Take a journey through the 16 lakes that form the Plitvice Lakes National Park, all of which enjoy UNESCO protected status. Along the way, cross amazing travertine waterfalls, natural green forests and amazing landscapes that will take your breath away. You will also have the opportunity to get up close and personal with an array of plant and animal species. Use your free time inside of the park to go for a relaxing stroll or to take stunning photos of the landscapes. Explore the park on foot, discoverin...

  • Istria Day Tour From Zagreb

    8. Istria Day Tour From Zagreb

    Be collected at your accommodation in Zagreb and drive for approximately three hours to Pula. This is the biggest city and the center of the Istrian peninsula. The city was founded by an ancient tribe in the 10th century B.C. and it was well known by Greek travelers and sailors so is mentioned in many Greek myths. In the 1st century, the Romans made the city strong and today the vivid remains of this era can be explored. Pula Arena is one of the best-preserved amphitheaters in the world and will take you back in time as you imagine gladiators battles. Other examples of Roman architecture to discover are the Temple of Augustus and the gates to the city including the Arch of the Sergii and the gate of Hercules.  Continue your journey for 45 minutes to Rovinj. This city was also founded by the Istrian tribes. It was built on a small island close to the mainland and in the 18th was connecte...

    Our guide Tanya was friendly, knowledgeable, and so organized. She drove safely.

  • Full-Day Ljubljana and Lake Bled Trip from Zagreb

    9. Full-Day Ljubljana and Lake Bled Trip from Zagreb

    Your full-day (11-hour) excursion begins with a pick-up at your centrally located hotel or Zrinjevac Park. Sit back and relax in an air-conditioned vehicle for the 2-hour drive to Ljubljana. En route your guide will tell you about the history of Croatia and Slovenia. You’ll hear about the hidden gems of both countries and the historical dynamics that carved them into countries they are today. Start your visit at Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, where the beauty of this small but big-hearted city will enchant you. Note the variety of architectural styles and quirky bridges with their carved dragons. Your guide will lead you on a leisurely walking tour, and tell you all the interesting bits about this Slovenian pearl. Conclude your Ljubljana experience at Ljubljana Castle, reaching the castle on a 60-second funicular ride. Take in panoramic views of the city. After the tour you’ll ha...

    Fantastic! Karlo and Ivanka were knowledgeable and friendly and were happy to give local tips. Would definitely recommend to other travellers!

  • Zagreb: Transfer to Split with Plitvice Lakes Tour

    10. Zagreb: Transfer to Split with Plitvice Lakes Tour

    Enjoy a stop at the stunning Plitvice Lakes on your transfer from Zagreb to Split. Watch the Croatian landscape go by and relax all the way to your destination with an amazing sightseeing experience in between. Discover the 16 stunning lakes of Plitvice National Park, connected by amazing waterfalls. Take a boat ride on waters that are surrounded by natural green forests and beautiful landscapes that will take your breath away. Encounter different animal and plant species and stumble across spectacular panoramic views with your guide. Enjoy some free time inside the park to explore on your own before completing your transfer.

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