Slovenia and Croatia
Explore two of Europe’s newly independent nations! From the majestic Slovenian Alps to the sweeping panoramas of Croatia’s Adriatic Coast, you will be captivated by these charming countries and their friendly people.
Visit old world Ljubljana, Slovenia''s capital, then learn the story of the world famous Lippizan white stallions. Walk through the mercury mines of Idrija and visit the lace making school.
From Lake Bled, you''ll journey into the Alps and visit historical Kobarid. Marvel at the wonders of Skocjan Cave before traveling to ancient Pula and its Roman ruins.
After visiting cosmopolitan Zagreb, Croatia’s capital, we stop at Plitvice National Park with its chain of mountain lakes. The magnificent Dalmatian Coast beckons as we explore Zadar and Split. See how the locals enjoy their holidays at Krka Falls and on the resort island of Vir. The island of Hvar is famous for its lavender oil. We''ll also get a Croatian cooking lesson! Korcula has memories of Marco Polo, as well as a school for young stone masons.
Finally, we arrive in medieval Dubrovnik, the Pearl of the Adriatic. Experience these sights - and more - as you journey through Slovenia and Croatia - from the Alps to the Adriatic!