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Luxury

Pearls of the Adriatic

Dubrovnik to Split
11 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULXCS11
  • Small Group Discovery
  • Qantas Frequent Flyer
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Local folklore dancing

In a local village, engage with a local folklore dancing club, as you watch their weekly practice session

War veteran presentation

In Konavle Valley, a war veteran will give an engaging talk of their experiences of the Croatian War of Independence

Explore Krka National Park

Find yourself surrounded by lush turquoise waterfalls and evergreen landscapes of Krka National Park

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 10 destinations
  • Small Group with no more than 19 other travellers
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in two locations
  • Expert APT Tour Director
  • 10 nights unique and authentic accommodation
  • Return airport transfers, porterage and tipping
  • Finest dining - a total of 16 meals

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EULXCS11 2018

Dubrovnik to Split

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 Dubrovnik and transfer to your luxurious hotel. Tonight, get to know your APT Tour Director and fellow travellers during a Welcome Dinner.

Stay: Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik

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  • Dinner

Depart Dubrovnik and traverse the beautiful seascapes of the Adriatic coastline into Montenegro as you pass by Kotor Bay, where you will have free time for lunch. Enjoy a visit to the tiny town of Perast, encapsulated by jagged mountain peaks. Delight in its charming main street, as well as its magnificent churches and historic grand palazzos. Afterwards, follow the sublime mountainous scenery to Kotor, then continue to Porto Montenegro, a glamorous town where the yachts of the super-rich fill its stunning marina. Here, you will enjoy dinner at your luxurious hotel.

Stay: Two Nights: Regent Porto Montenegro

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel to the town of Budva and admire its Old Town. Continue to Cetinje and visit King Nikola's Palace, which for more than 50 years was the home of the Montenegrin Royal Family. Later, enjoy the stunning landscapes of Ivanova Korita in Lovcen National Park, where you will enjoy some free time to explore. Afterwards, delight in a prosciutto tasting in Njegusi, before returning to Porto Montenegro via a panoramic drive.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

This afternoon, perhaps embark on a guided tour of the city's walls, highlighting the importance of these defensive fortifications during conflicts and wars, or embark upon a city tour that takes in Dubrovnik's intriguing architecture.


Enjoy a short ferry ride across the stunning Bay of Kotor from Lepentane to Kamenari, before making your way back to Dubrovnik. This evening, ride a cable car to the top of Srd Mountain to capture Dubrovnik's stunning sunset vistas.

Stay: Two Nights: Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Head to a local village, where you will engage with a local folklore dancing club, as you watch their weekly practice session.

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

During lunch, a war veteran will give an engaging and very moving talk of their experiences of the Croatian War of Independence.


Visit an authentic local restaurant for lunch.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Transfer to Orebic, where you will board a ferry to Korcula. This evening, enjoy a delicious dinner.

Stay: Korčula, Hotel Liburna

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Explore Korcula Island with a local expert, and gain insight into the Battle of 1928, Marco Polo and daily life as it is today. Afterwards, enjoy an excursion to Zrnovo, an almost abandoned village, where a local will take you on a tour, before sitting down to lunch in the house of a local. The afternoon is then at leisure to further explore. Tonight, board a catamaran to the glitz and glamour of Hvar, a town where 13th-century walls beautifully engulf marble streets and Gothic palaces. Upon arrival in this exquisite town, you will be transferred to your hotel.

Stay: Three Nights: Hotel Riva Hvar Yacht Harbour Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

You have a choice of being transported by a VW Beetle or bus during your tour of Hvar.


Today you will be able to explore Hvar your way. Embark on a full day island tour, including a visit to Hvar Fortress, as well as the picturesque lavender fields, where you will enjoy an informal talk and demonstration, before visiting the Stari Grad. Tonight, immerse yourself in all things Hvar, where a local will join you to tell legendary tales and sing the folk songs of the island.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Farewell Hvar this morning as you sail back to the mainland. This afternoon, arrive in Split, whose perfect blend of ancient and modern presents the perfect concluding destination. Tonight, enjoy time at leisure.

Stay: Two Nights: Split, Hotel Park

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Today, you will find yourself surrounded by lush turquoise waterfalls and evergreen landscapes of Krka National Park. Afterwards, enjoy a tasting in the incredible 500-year-old vineyards of Bibich Winery, which also provides the perfect setting for a mouthwatering slow-cooked Farewell Lunch. Enjoy the evening at your leisure to perhaps further explore Split or try a local restaurant for dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Today your exploration of the Adriatic draws to a conclusion. After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Small group journey

Travel with no more than 19 other guests for a personalised journey, with opportunities to ask questions and learn more.

Away from the tourist trail

Venture away from the regular tourist trail with after hours, behind-the-scenes or exclusive access in select locations

Unique and authentic stays

Your hand-picked accommodation offers the perfect blend of luxurious, unique and authentic properties

As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family