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Luxury

Jewels of Northern Croatia and Slovenia

Zagreb to Venice
11 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULXCN11
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Trip Highlights

Special wine pairing dinner

Savour a three-course wine pairing dinner, with every ingredient sourced on site of the incredible Hotel Meneghetti

The stunning Istrian Peninsula

Cruise along Lim Fjord to Rovinj, one of the Mediterranean's last authentic fishing ports

Lake Bled cruise and castle

Board a traditional Pletna boat and enjoy a cruise on Lake Bled to the island, followed by a guided tour of Bled Castle

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 12 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusion in Venice
  • Expert APT Tour Director
  • Finest dining - a total of 16 meals
  • 10 nights unique and authentic accommodation
  • Return airport transfers, porterage and tipping

Map & Itinerary

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Zagreb to Venice

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Be met on arrival in Zagreb and transfer to your luxurious hotel. Dating back to 1925, the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel is one of the most famous and gracious buildings in Zagreb, combining Art Deco heritage with contemporary touches. Tonight, get to know your APT Tour Director and fellow travellers during a Welcome Reception.

Stay: Three Nights, Esplanade Zagreb Hotel

This morning, head to the tiny village of Kumrovec, the birthplace of Josip Broz Tito. Here, see the original 19th-century rural homes. Then, head to the enchanting hilltop region of Zagorje, where you will find the 13th-century Trakoscan Castle. Enjoy a guided tour of the castle. Later, enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover the magic of World Heritage-listed Plitvice Lakes National Park today. Take a tour of the incredible turquoise lakes, before enjoy lunch in this idyllic setting. On your return to Zagreb, call in at the tiny village of Rastoke, renowned for its well-preserved mills and the picturesque waterfalls along the Slunjčica River. The evening is yours at leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Lunch is served at the incredible Otočec Castle, situated on the Krka River on its own island. The castle's architecture has evolved since its conceptualisation in the 13th century, undergoing a transition from a Romanesque style to Gothic. Burnt during World War II, the castle was restored in the 1950s.


Enjoy time at leisure to explore Zagreb, before departing for Slovenia. Later, enjoy a tour of Ljubljana, and see the graceful Opera House, the National Theatre and Ljubljana Castle.

Stay: Two Nights, Ljubljana, Hotel Cubo

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Board a traditional Pletna boat and enjoy a morning cruise on Lake Bled to the island. Afterwards, enjoy a guided tour of Bled Castle.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, be treated to a superb three-course wine pairing dinner, with every ingredient including the wine and olive oil sourced on site of the incredible property of the Hotel Meneghetti in Bale. Savour a delicious gourmet menu devised by a renowned Relais and Chateaux chef within an exquisite dining setting.


Re-enter Croatia and travel through Istria, a region known for its hilltop villages, vineyards and pastel-coloured seaside towns.

Stay: Two Nights, Bale, Hotel Meneghetti

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today, enjoy a cruise along the stunning Lim Fjord, engulfed by stunning steep mountains on either side of you. Disembark your cruise in Rovinj, the jewel in the crown of the Istrian Peninsula and one of the Mediterranean's last authentic fishing ports. Here, enjoy a guided walking tour.

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  • Breakfast

This morning, gain an insight into truffle hunting, including a delicious truffle tasting. Afterwards, visit Piran and its salt pans. Later, continue to your hotel in Portorož.

Stay: Two Nights, Kempinski Palace Portorož

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Explore the Škocjan Caves, then visit a stud farm in Lipica, famous for breeding Lipizzan horses. Afterwards, enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure.

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  • Breakfast
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps enjoy a guided walking tour to uncover Venice's grand historic monuments. Alternatively, perhaps embark on a culinary tour.


This morning, you will be able to choose your preferred sightseeing activity. Tonight, embark on a breathtaking gondola ride and enjoy a Farewell Dinner.

Stay: Venice, Hotel Danieli, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Be transferred to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Esplanade Zagreb Hotel

Dating back to 1925, the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel is an iconic building, combining Art Deco heritage with modern touches

Kempinski Palace Portoroz

Combining modern design and timeless decor, this hotel's enviable position on the Istrian Peninsula will not disappoint

Incredible Cuisine

Savour the finest dining in amazing venues throughout your journey

As a family-owned company with origins that date back to 1927, we know how to make a great holiday extraordinary