14 DAYS CHRISTMAS AT THE BALKANS (CROATIA AND SLOVENIA)

D1 MANILA

Check in at the airport at around 9pm for your flight to Venice.

 

D2 MANILA - VENICE - LJUBLJANA (D)

Radisson Blu or similar

Fly to Venice via EK335 0020 / 0535 & EK135 0940 / 1320. Upon arrival in Venice, meet the local guide and transfer to Ljubljana and check in the hotel. Have some free time before transferring to dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D3 LJUBLJANA (BLD)

Radisson Blu or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, transfer to Postojna Caves. Have a guided tour of the caves (with electrical train ride included) before having lunch at a local restaurant. Then head back to Ljubljana for dinner at a local restaurant. After dinner, proceed with your night tour of Ljubljana with your English speaking guide. Also have some free time to shop at one of the hidden Christmas markets of Europe in Ljubljana before heading back to the hotel to overnight.

 

D4 LJUBLJANA - LAKE BLED - LJUBLJANA (BLD)

Radisson Blu or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, transfer to Bled, and take a sightseeing tour of Bled and Bohinj with your English speaking guide. Visit the Bled Castle and see the features of the charming town with the lakeshore. Then have lunch at a local restaurant before heading back to Ljubljana. There, have some free time for leisure or to shop some more at the Christmas market. Then transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D5 LJUBLJANA - ZAGREB (BLD)

Double Tree By Hilton or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and have free time in the morning to shop in Slovenia's biggest shopping center, BTC. Then transfer to Zagreb with a stop enroute at Otocec Castle where you will have your lunch. Continue to journey to Zagreb by coach and upon arrival, check in your hotel and freshen up. Then have dinner at a local restaurant before taking your night tour of Zagreb with your English speaking guide on a tram. End the tour at the Christmas market and have some free time before heading back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D6 ZAGREB (BLD)

Double Tree By Hilton or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, take your sightseeing tour in the morning with your English speaking local guide. Explore the capital city of Croatia, Zagreb and see it's historical sights. Also visit the Museum of Broken Relationships before having lunch at a local restaurant. Then enjoy the afternoon free for leisure or to enjoy the Christmas Market. Then have dinner is Dubravkin Put, a deluxe local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for overnight. 

 

D7 ZAGREB - PLITVICE - SPLIT (BLD)

Atrium or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to Plitvice National Park. Upon arrival, have lunch at a local restaurant before having your sightseeing tour of Plitvice with your English speaking local guide. Enter Plitvice National Park, which is a magical world of lakes and waterfalls and protected by UNESCO for it's natural beauty. Enjoy taking photos of the beautiful area before you continue to Split where you will have dinner at a local restaurant before checking in the hotel for overnight.

 

D8 SPLIT - TROGIR - SPLIT (BLD)

Atrium or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, transfer to Trogir where you will have a sightseeing tour with your English speaking local guide. Visit St. Lawrence Cathedral before having lunch at a local restaurant. Then return to Split and take your sightseeing tour of the city with your English speaking local guide. Visit Diocletian's Palace with a tour of the cellars before visiting the old part of the city. Then have free time for leisure or shopping before transferring for dinner at a local restaurant. Then head back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D9 SPLIT - MEDJUGORJE - MOSTAR (BLD)

Mepas Hotel or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to Medjugorje in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Take a sightseeing tour with your English speaking guide of Medjugorje, an important Catholic Pilgrimage site where apparitions of the Virgin Mary were reported in 1981. Then have lunch at a local restaurant before continuing to Mostar. There, have a sightseeing tour with your English speaking local guide including an entrance to the Turkish House where you will see the remains of the Turkish quarter and the reconstruction efforts on the 16th century stone bridge. Then have dinner at a local restaurant before heading to the hotel to check in and overnight.

 

D10 MOSTAR - SARAJEVO - MOSTAR (BLD)

Mepas Hotel or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, transfer to Sarajevo. Upon arrival, have lunch at a local restaurant tasting the delicious Bosnian Cevapcici. Then take your sightseeing tour of Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, with your English speaking local guide. Visit the picturesque Turkish Bazaar "Bas Carsija", Husref Bay's Mosque, the Olympic Stadium, and Gavrilo Princip Museum. Then have dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to Mostar for overnight.

 

D11 MOSTAR - STON - DUBROVNIK (BLD)

Hilton Imperial or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to Dubrovnik with a stop in Ston. Experience the magic of a day trip to Mali Ston Bay and learn about shellfish farming and enjoy tasting fresh oysters and mussels just taken out of the sea. Then visit the private island Banje and enjoy seafood tasting and lunch at Bota Sare Restaurant. After, head back and proceed to Dubrovnik. There, take your sightseeing tour of the city with your English speaking local guide. Take a walking tour of the city which is on UNESCO's list of cultural heritage sites and enter the Franciscan Monastery with Pharmacy. Then have dinner at a local restaurant before transferring to the hotel to check in and overnight.

 

D12 DUBROVNIK - MONTENEGRO - DUBROVNIK (BLD)

Hilton Imperial or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, depart for the neighboring country of Montenegro, surrounded by high mountains reflected in the blue waters. Drive along the bay past Risan and picturesque Perast. Upon arrival in Kotor, Montenegro, have lunch at a local restaurant before taking your city tour with your English speaking local guide including a visit to the beautiful Romanesque Cathedral of St Triphun which is surrounded by walls and fortresses included on UNESCO's World Heritage list. Then head back to Dubrovnik where you will have dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D13 DUBROVNIK - VIENNA (B)

Mercure Zentrum or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Zagreb. Upon arrival, meet the local guide and transfer to Vienna by coach. Enroute, visit Parndorf Designer Outlet Mall and have free time for shopping. Lunch and dinner on own arrangement at the outlet mall. Then transfer to Vienna and if time permits, have some free time to enjoy the Christmas market before heading to the hotel to check in and overnight. 

 

D14 VIENNA - MANILA (B)

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and enjoy the rest of the day free for leisure or to explore on your own. Lunch and dinner on own arrangement before you transfer to the airport for your flight back to Manila via EK126 2200 / 0620 + 1 & EK334 1010 + 1 / 2230 + 1.

 

D15 MANILA

Arrive in Manila at around 1030pm.

 

QUOTATION:

Number of Pax 20-24 pax + 1 25-29 pax + 1 30-34 pax + 2
Twin / Triple Sharing $ 4,598.00 $ 4,498.00 $ 4,398.00

SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: $ 780.00

 

LAND ARRANGEMENT ONLY:

Number of Pax 20-24 pax + 1 25-29 pax + 1 30-34 pax + 2
Twin / Triple Sharing $ 3,398.00 $ 3,298.00 $ 3,198.00

 

INCLUSIONS:

  • Round Trip Airfare with airline and travel taxes via Emirates
  • Regional Flight from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
  • Private Coach Transfers and Tour
  • Hotel Accommodations with inside hotel breakfast
  • All Meals and Admission Fees as specified
  • English speaking local guides in each city
  • English speaking local tour manager until Dubrovnik only (No tour manager in Vienna)
  • Tour coordinator from Mulan
  • Travel Insurance
  • One bottled water per pax daily
  • Personalized luggage tags
  • Tips

 

ADDITIONAL COSTS:

  • Visa processing fees (subject to change) - Php 6,000.00
  • Drinks during meals

 

RESTRICTIONS:

  • No Bookings have been made and all bookings are subject to availability
  • Rates are tentative until final confirmations have been made
  • In the event that any of the above hotels mentioned are not confirmed, Mulan will try to find a similar hotel if not, better