Our Venice to Dubrovnik private tour is an amazing journey through four countries; Italy, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro. You can expect incredible landscapes and vast historical heritage on this tour. Twelve amazing days along the coast of the Adriatic. Discover Venice – “the floating city” and Rovinj – “the Romance capital” on the Adriatic. Finally, Hvar, Trogir, Split and travel back to the Ancient Roman Empire. Straightaway, contact us for Venice to Dubrovnik private tour offer. What else to look for?
Venice is known also as the “City of Canals” and the “Floating City”. Is one of Italy’s most famous tourist destinations and places where we start with our private tour. There are 417 bridges in Venice and about 350 gondolas and 400 gondoliers in Venice. The city is built on millions of petrified logs that have been driven into the ground. These were bought to Venice by boat from other countries such as Slovenia and Croatia, our next destination during the trip. We start North and slowly come south to Dubrovnik. Well known as the “Pearl of the Adriatic”. The town was established 1.300 years ago by Greek refugees. Was under the control of the Byzantine Empire, Venice until the 14th century. Dubrovnik, known as a “Ragusa”, became an independent republic in 1358 and grew to become Venice’s rival in the Mediterranean.
Arrive in Venice and welcome at the Marco Polo Airport. Our guide will transfer you to your accommodation in Venice. After you check in your hotel or private accommodation in Venice, we invite you for a welcome drink with your tour guide where you will get the first impression of the tour. Free evening and overnight stay in Venice.
The morning after breakfast you will meet your guide for a walking tour of Venice. This amazing town is built on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. The whole city is an extraordinary architectural masterpiece. Piazza San Marco, Basilica Cathedral and Rialto Bridge are some of the highlights included in this tour. The area of Rialto Bridge holds one of the most lively parts of Venice. After the tour with the guide, we invite you to visit “Ca’Macana” – the best workshop on traditional Venetian masks. Afternoon you will have free time at leisure. Overnight stay in Venice.
This morning you still have time to enjoy Venice. We are planning to leave after breakfast and morning coffee in Venice streets. We are ready to take you to Rovinj – “the most romantic place on the Adriatic”. It is the right destination for all the guests seeking a sentimental atmosphere. After checking in your Rovinj accommodation, we invite you for a pleasant walk in this charming town. You have a free evening at leisure and an overnight stay in Rovinj.
Morning to enjoy in Rovinj. After breakfast, we are leaving for Pula. We will visit its great Roman amphitheater with 2000 years old history. The city tour will give you an insight into the rich history of this town. You will learn about the Remains of ancient Roman times. After the tour of Pula, we’ll take you to discover the continental part of Istria. The green oasis with many hills and vineyards. Its landscape is often compared to the one of Tuscany or Provence. Return to Rovinj and have free time in the evening. Overnight stay in Rovinj.
We are continuing our tour and we proceed towards the Plitvice Lakes National Park. On the way to the lakes, We’ll stop at Rastoke we often like to call “the Small Lakes of Plitvice”. In the National Park will walk along the majestic string of sixteen cascaded lakes connected with beautiful waterfalls. The tour of the National Park will take approximately 3 hours. A boat ride over the big lake and a train ride is included in this tour. Overnight stay in the Plitvice Lakes area.
Morning to enjoy the rest of the Plitvice Lakes area. Following breakfast, we are continuing our journey to Split. On our way, we will take a short drive inland to the charming rural village of Plastovo. “The Sladić family” has been producing wine for generations. Serving four authentic high-quality wines, domestic cheese, and homemade olive oil. In this local winery, you will try their best wines with a presentation of winemaking. What else to look for? The drive continues to Split is on local roads seeing the charming Dalmatian countryside. Overnight stay in Split.
On this day we are in Split, “the capital of Dalmatia”. Our guide will give You a first introduction to the town. Discover the old part of the largest Dalmatian town of Split and travel back to the “ancient Roman Empire”. We will enter the substructures of the palace, which are prime examples of great Roman architecture. From the Diocletian cellars to the grand Peristyle square, Vestibule, and Jupiter’s temple, you will find yourself in the old town surrounded by great examples of ancient architecture. The split will make You feel like a spot-on-time traveler!
In the morning we leave Split with a panoramic view over Dalmatian islands Brač and Šolta. Our professional skippers are available to give advice and recommendations on the chosen route. Upon arrival in Hvar, your skipper will give you a brief introduction to the town and the best highlights. The one place you should not miss is a visit to the Fortica fortress. From the center of the town to the top of the fort is a 30 min hike. Ones You reach the top, the view over Adriatic is spectacular. We will also have time for lunch, swimming, and snorkeling at the Pakleni islands archipelago before setting off on a scenic ride back to Split.
We drive along the coastal road from where you will be able to enjoy beautiful views of the Adriatic archipelago. We will start our drive towards Bosnia & Herzegovina. Our first destination for a day in the city of Mostar. Mostar is a town where the culture of the East meets the West. The world-famous Stari Most (Old Bridge) is the Mostar’s indisputable visual focus. After the time in Mostar, we are going to have lunch in one of the local restaurants. You will try traditional Bosnian cuisine. After lunch, we are continuing the trip toward Dubrovnik.
Finally, we are in Dubrovnik, known as “the pearl of Adriatic”. You will enjoy a pleasant walk in the city center where you will get the first impression of Dubrovnik. This private tour begins at the monumental Pile Gate, where the guide will give You a first introduction to the town. Each corner of this legendary city is its own unique experience. Feel free to climb the stairs to the walls that allow you to walk around the Old town for a stunning view of the famous red tile roofs and the sea. Dubrovnik is yours to discover!
It’s time to explore Montenegro. The morning drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor town will take around two hours. Driving around the Bay of Kotor we stop at the seaside village of Perast. Fisherman village where we will embark on the boat which will take us to the artificial island of “Our Lady of the Rocks”. On the island, we will visit a church and the museum. After the Perast, You‘ll continue to Kotor. On your tour of Kotor, You’ll be guided by a local licensed guide through the old town and have all your question’s answered. After our Montenegro sightseeing, we will return to Dubrovnik in the late afternoon.
Today is the last day of our tour, the departure day. Your guide will drive you to Dubrovnik Airport with a complimentary transfer to the airport. We Wish You a safe journey back home and We hope that You will have a great memory of these days spent with Us!
Next, Tiho is our most experienced driver-guide. For years, he has been working for agencies as a chauffeur catering for tourists, business, VIP, and state protocol guests. For this reason, he has been perfecting his driving skills and in various related fields ever since. In General, he is passionate about his work and says that he sees each guest as special. Of course, nothing is too much trouble to ensure the best service possible.
Marin has been passionate about driving ever since he passed his driver’s license. For this reason, he has been perfecting his skills ever since. As a result, he has gained a great deal of experience in driver-client relations. Indeed, he has been to every corner of Croatia and the Balkans and is also very familiar with the region. After all, he found every driving assignment as an opportunity to learn something new and finds enormous pleasure in doing what he does.
During his career as driver-guide, Božo has learned that successful results require hard work and responsibility. In the first place, he is fluent in English and very passionate about his work. Straightaway ready to help, advise information about every important thing along the route, and provide flawless customer service. Indeed, holds two safe driving licenses and safety is also his priority on the road. Finally, when the guests arrive safely at the destination, Božo says it is his best award.