La Dolce Vita
Slovenia, the land of pristine landscapes and friendly faces
Beauty, culture and ancient architecture await in Croatia
Cruise Croatia's sparkling Adriatic coastline
|Tour Provider||Bunnik Tours|
|Number of Days||
1 to 20
|26 Apr 2019||20 May 2019||Fully Booked||AUD $12,780|
|10 May 2019||03 Jun 2019||Fully Booked||AUD $12,780|
|24 May 2019||17 Jun 2019||Fully Booked||AUD $12,780|
|07 Jun 2019||01 Jul 2019||Fully Booked||AUD $12,980|
|21 Jun 2019||15 Jul 2019||Guaranteed Departure||AUD $12,980|
|12 Jul 2019||05 Aug 2019||Guaranteed Departure||AUD $12,980|
|09 Aug 2019||02 Sep 2019||Guaranteed Departure||AUD $12,980|
|23 Aug 2019||16 Sep 2019||Limited Seats||AUD $12,980|
|06 Sep 2019||30 Sep 2019||Fully Booked||AUD $12,780|
|27 Sep 2019||21 Oct 2019||Fully Booked||AUD $12,780|
Abbreviation: [B,L,D] Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Welcome to northern Italy! After arriving in Milan, we transfer to Lago Maggiore in the beautiful Lake District. Meet your fellow travellers and Tour Director this evening for a welcome drink.
Spend a perfect day discovering this stunning location. Visit the islands and enjoy the views looking out over the brilliant blue lake, dotted with tiny, flower-filled islets. Tonight we'll enjoy a group welcome dinner. [B,D]
Enjoy a walking tour of beautiful Lake Como today. Here we ride the funicular railway to enjoy the views from high above the picturesque city. We then take a scenic cruise on Lake Como to the beautiful town of Bellagio, enjoy the views and admire the charming villas adorning the shore. [B]
On our way to Bologna we stop in the town of Parma, the birthplace of parmesan cheese and prosciutto. We'll enjoy a tasting and sightseeing tour before continuing to Modena. We'll taste some of the balsamic vinegar for which the area is famous. [B]
Characterised by its red-brick palazzi and lengthy porticos, the city of Bologna is also famous for its cuisine. We'll discover the sights, and tastes, on a walking food tour. [B,L]
Special Experience: We'll also enjoy a visit to the Gelato Museum dedicated to the history of artisan gelato, with tastings of course!
Today we make our way to ever-romantic Venice, stopping along the way in the medieval city of Ferrara, one of Italy's hidden treasures best known for its Renaissance buildings. [B]
A place like no other, a day exploring Venice will leave lasting memories. Today's highlights include Piazza San Marco and the Basilica. We'll also witness magic in the hands of a master craftsman at a traditional glass blowing factory. [B]
Enjoy the views as we make our way to the Dolomites in the northern Italian Alps, also known as the 'fossil archipelago'. [B]
Special Experience: Today we'll make our way up the mountains to the open-air Museum of the 5 Torri, which bears the scars of WWI battles fought between the Italians and the Austro-Hungarians. [B]
Optional Walking Discovery: Discover stunning Lake Misurina on a walking tour with your guide and enjoy the healing properties of the mountain air. Learn more
Please note: Due to fluctuating weather conditions, our sightseeing today is subject to change.
We cross the border this morning and make our way to the picturesque town of Bled, in the heart of the Slovenian Alps. [B]
The region around Bled is one of the most beautiful in Europe. Here we enjoy a wonderful sightseeing tour including a visit to Bled Castle. [B]
Special Experience: We'll visit the Alpine Dairy Farming Museum and taste some of the locally produced cheeses.
Today we explore the incredible Postojna Caves, with more than 20km of passages, galleries and chambers. We'll also stop in the leafy capital of Ljubljana for a sightseeing tour. [B]
This morning we cross the border and stop in Zagreb, the Croatian capital. We'll take a morning sightseeing tour of this fascinating city. After lunch, we travel to stunning Plitvice Lakes National Park. These 16 terraced lakes are renowned for their distinctive colours, ranging from azure to green, grey and blue. [B,D]
Special Experience: Stay overnight within Plitvice Lakes National Park, and only 400m from the highest waterfall.
This morning we explore the spectacular lower lake section on a guided walking tour that will showcase its magnificent turquoise lakes, waterfalls and cascades.
Optional Walking Discovery: Why not discover more of this natural phenomenon on an extended walk with your guide? Learn more
Or - spend the afternoon at leisure to relax and enjoy the tranquility. [B,D]
Embark Cruise: After breakfast we transfer to the port of Zadar to board our deluxe yacht for a cruise along the picturesque Dalmatian coast. Tonight enjoy a welcome dinner on board the ship. [B,D]
Zadar's Old Town centre is perfect for exploring on foot. Discover its 16th century relics on a walking tour this morning. After lunch we set sail for Sali. This evening is at your leisure. [B,L]
Explore the coast's beautiful national parks today. Visit Kornati this morning, home to more than 140 islets with numerous coves and crystal-clear waters, and discover magnificent Krka Falls this afternoon. This evening is at your leisure. [B,L]
After a morning sailing we visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town of Trogir before continuing to stunning Split. Here we'll take a walking tour of the historic city centre. This evening is at leisure for you to explore. [B,L]
This morning we anchor in Bol, said to have the best beach in Croatia - the Golden Horn. We continue to the beautiful island of Hvar this afternoon. We'll enjoy a sightseeing tour to see Europe's first public theatre and the Franciscan Monastery. This evening is at your leisure. [B,L]
We arrive in Korcula in the early afternoon and enjoy a walking tour of its character-filled cobbled streets. Later we sail to the lovely island of Mljet and tour the Great and Small Lakes in the national park. Enjoy a captain's dinner tonight. [B,L,D]
We sail into Dubrovnik, the 'Pearl of the Adriatic'. Our sightseeing will include the Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column and Sponza Palace. [B,L]
Disembark Cruise: We disembark and begin our journey home. [B]