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Zagreb City Break with Excursions
Treat yourself with Zagreb City Break and amazing Plitvice Lakes National Park.
This multi centre includes return flights, all transfers to and between resorts as well as 'on the ground' support and can be based on 3 nights
Where We Visit
Zagreb - Capital
Zagreb is a vibrant city of around 800,000 people that boasts a charming medieval 'old city' with architecture and cobbled streets reminiscent of Vienna, Budapest, Prague and other Central-European capitals. ...more info
With direct flights from Dublin to Zagreb, the beautiful city of Zagreb is within easy reach and an ideal city break destination over a long weekend. Treat yourself to one of Europe's finest capital cities and let us take care of all the essentials, with private transfers from the airport, a superb city centre hotel, as well as guided tours and an exciting day excursion.
Zagreb is the city with a pulse - at an easy pace. Its urban structure is an eclectic architectural mix spanning from medieval times, to the Viennese era, Art Deco and today. Explore the beauty of this walkable city, with its long-established parks, gardens, open spaces and mountainous backdrop. For a culture fix, you have over 80 museums, galleries and exhibitions. Experience Zagreb's flourishing gastronomy and bar scene and enjoy what is probably the world's longest coffee break - there are over 4,200 coffee shops in town.
Day 1 Thursday
Upon arrival at Zagreb Airport, you will be transferred to 4-star Hotel Dubrovnik or 4-star Hotel Intercontinental. These hotels offer you not only a superior comfort, but also the opportunity to simply step out into the heart of all Zagrebs happenings.
In Zagreb you will witness citys many faces from the formal institutional capital to the laid-back place with a metropolitan zest. You can visit the Cathedral, Ban Jelacic Square, Zrinjevac Park, King Tomislav Square. The Upper Town which is full of charm, gathers a lot of Zagreb interest points such as the Dolac Market, St. Mark's Church, the Museum of Broken Relationships, Kamenita Vrata etc.
Day 2 Friday
Day trip to discover the breath-taking Plitvice Lakes - a national park which is without a doubt, one of Croatias most stunning natural wonders with its mesmerizing waterfalls and turquoise lakes. After this full day trip, and upon return to Zagreb, you can pick a special place for your dinner. The choice is limitless, from bistros to high-end restaurants, and good food is guaranteed. Our favourites are Stara Vura, Fotic, Bocca Marai, Vinodol.
Day 3 Saturday
This mornign we will have a guided tour of this wonderful city with a local professional guide. Even aimless walking leads to discovering some of the citys major attractions. After your guided tour, we suggest you spending time in the city centre, visit the town's most popular Dolac farmers market, which is swarming with life in early hours. Drift along Spica towns celebrated coffee strip with excellent spots to do some shopping. If you wish to escape the urban bustle, go for a walk to Maksimir, densely forested park that hides five lakes and a number of streams, or spend an afternoon exploring one of Zagreb's museums or galleries that boast variety of artworks.
Day 4 Sunday
Transfer to Zagreb Airport for your homebound flight.
You dont have to limit your city break option to Zagreb only. For other fantastic weekend getaways that don't eat up too many holidays, please contact the office and we will be more than delighted to put something together for you. Irresistible and historic Dubrovnik, bustling Split or phenomenal Zadar - you can go to the beach in the morning to dip in the blue Adriatic, soak up the city's heritage or uncover some well-kept secrets in the afternoon, and then hit the nightlife scene which is waiting to welcome you.
- Return flights
- Carry-on luggage
- All transfers
- 3 nights in 4* Hotel Dubrovnik (or similar) in double/twin rooms (single rooms on request and at a supplement)
- 3 breakfasts
- Guided tour of National Park Plitvice Lakes and entrance fee
- Guided tour of Zagreb centre
- English speaking guide and assistance.
- Items of a personal nature and optional gratuities to your guide(s)
- Optional visits
- Travel insurance.