Great tour, warm weather no long bus rides
From Dubrovnik, the most beautiful walled town in Mediterranean to Emperor Diocletian Palace in Split. Cross the Adriatic Sea with comfortable overnight ferry, visit Assisi and then to Florence the world's capital of Renaissance
Cooking class in Sienna, Emperor Diocletian Villa and Florentine Duomo.
Day-1. DEPARTURE CITY - EUROPE:
Day-2. DUBROVNIK: Arrival Dubrovnik early afternoon, and transfer to your seaside, hotel with swimming pool. After check in and refreshment, join your tour director on walking tour of the walled town of Dubrovnik.
Day-3. DUBROVNIK: Guided tour of this great town on two levels. First walking tour inside the walls to see and visit the main sites like the Cathedral, the Old Port, the Town Hall, the Atrium and the Museum. Then climb the massive walls and start with circle tour high above the city covering the ramparts, towers and walls with great view over the town and Adriatic Sea and surrounding Islands
Day-4. DUBROVNIK: Join your tour director on boat tour to see the city from seaside. Sail around Lokrum Island, and end the day at your swimming pool.
Day-5. STON - MOSTAR-MEDJUGORJE: Early ride along the Dalmatian Coast. Stop in small town of Ston, site of the "Great Wall of Europe". View this massive protection of the Republic of Ragusa, and the largest plantation of Mussels in Europe. Then cross the Bosnian border and travel to Mostar the medieval town developed during the Ottoman time, known by its unique bridge over Neretva River. End the day in Medjugorje one of three main pilgrimage sites of Europe.
Day-6. SPLIT-NIGHT FERRY: Morning tour Medjugorje and then ride along the coast to Split, the main port of Croatia and birth place of Emperor Diocletian. During the walking tour explore the remains of the largest palace in Europe, which the Emperor built as his summer retreat. Also visit the market and Peristil. In the evening, board ferry for overnight ride to Italy (accommodation in cabins).
Day-7. ANCONA-ASSISI-FLORENCE: Early morning arrival and board the Motor coach for ride through Umbria. Visit the town of Assisi, home of St. Francis. Walking tour inside the town, visit the Basilica, Sacro Convento and Basilica St. Clare. Then to Florence and your hotel next to Duomo. In the evening walking tour along Arno River.
Day-8. FLORENCE: Guided walking tour of the capital of Renaissance. See the Baptistry, Duomo with Bruneleschi cupola, Ponte Vechio, Santa Maria Novela, Piazza dela Signoria, the Town Hall and Loggia. Free afternoon for some fun at San Lorenzo open air market.
Day-9. TUSCANY: (COOKING WORKSHOP): Your free day in Florence, or take the optional tour to visit San Gimignano, known as the most beautiful small town in Italy with its towers, and Sienna, one of the best medieval towns in Europe, and place of Palio race. You will visit the Cathedral, the Town Hall and Piazza Campo. Later you can attend the optional cooking class at Cuccina di Lella, led by this famous Italian chef
Our Tour hotels are never far from where you need to go. We choose only the best hotels in centralized locations so you can get on with your tour.
With every group tour we provide you will see all the best attractions and some you might not even know. These attractions are just steps away from your hotel:
Duomo - Parma Cathedral - Ferrari outlet - Florence Cathedral - Sienna Cathedral - St. Francis Basilica - Diokletian Palace - Dubrovnik Walls & Ramparts tour
Your tour is important to us and we provide the most inclusive tour possible. This student group tour includes the following:
round trip airfare
airport taxes and fuel surcharges
7 nights in four star hotels
1 night on ferry
7 buffet breakfasts
tours of lorence, Sienna, Assisi, Split, Dubrovnik
Dubrovnik walls and Towers entrance
Medjugorje and Mostar tours
Mariden tour director
all inclusive insurance