Travel Best Bets Package Includes
- Round trip airfare from Canada to Dubrovnik
- 21 nights at 4-star Valamar Lacroma and Argosy Hotel
- Breakfast daily
- Airport transfers
- Travel Best Bets Exclusive!
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Add on’s (per person rates):
Single Supplement $1100
Upgrade to Seaview $360
Upgrade to Half Board (includes dinner daily) $440
Valamar Lacroma and Argosy Hotels 4-star
These 2 beautiful hotels located next to each other in the Dubrovnik area: Valamar Argosy and Valamar Lacroma and rooms will be located at one of these great properties. One thing is sure; these neighboring hotels are located in a beautiful and quiet area only 15 minutes from Dubrovnik’s old town (only 5.5 km, very easy to reach at any time of the day or night by taxi or public transportation) and 250 meters from the beach.
Optional Excursions to purchase locally in Destination
Montenegro is one of the last undiscovered secrets, the country whose vast natural and spiritual assets refuse to fit into any commercial pattern. Exotic landscapes are not always distant and unapproachable. Located less than an hour’s drive from Dubrovnik, Montenegro offers an unforgettable experience; exceptional natural beauty in combination with a rich history and culture. This is a land where the mountains descend almost directly into the sea creating a surreal atmosphere. Enjoy the drive around the Kotor Bay with its numerous small settlements; stop in Medieval Kotor to soak in the typical Mediterranean lifestyle; continue high up into the mountains driving through Cetinje, once the seat of the Montenegrian rulers; Budva, the ancient town which is today a lively tourist resort.
Approx. 98$ per person * Start between 6h30 and 7h00 –Full day tour
Marco Polo is the property and inheritance of the whole world! Other explorers before him had changed the geography of the world – Marco Polo changed its history…. and Korčula is his hometown! The island of Korčula indisputable holds a privileged position among the Croatian islands.Here we find more legends, tales and monuments than anywhere else. Being famous stonemasons, shipbuilders and seafarers the people of Korčula left their marks all over the world, but they saved their best works for their own city. Experience the narrow streets, beautiful churches and magnificent palaces in one of the best preserved Medieval towns in the Mediterranean. After sightseeing free time for lunch or even swimming. On the return trip a stop will be made in one of the well known wine cellars of the Pelješac peninsula to sample some of the excellent local wine.
Approx. 100$ per person * Start between 8h30 and 9h15 – Full day tour
This is a city of poetry, a city of stone and sleepy, narrow winding streets. It is a city where the traveller from the North feels the first dashes of Mediterranean air imbued with scents of citrus and sea and the traveller from the South reaches the first glimpses of the continent beyond. The town is exceptional for its
dwellings and monuments assembled harmoniously over the centuries thanks to favourable geographical conditions and a sound economic climate. Ex
perience sights such as the Old Bazaar, the Turkish House and one of the many old Mosques. After the guided tour of the town enjoy some free time for strolling
around and browsing among the many old craft shops or maybe have lunch in one of the picturesque local restaurants.
Approx. 100$ per person * Start between 7h45 and 8h30 – Full day tour
ISLAND CRUISE: KOLOCEP, LOPUD, SIPAN
Just like the streets of Dubrovnik were not built to be seen by carriage but by foot it is certain that the best views of the Dubrovnik region are from the sea. The historical Galleon is certainly the best stage for such scenery. During this cruise you will see the three most beautiful islands of the Dubrovnik archipelago–Koločep. Lopud and Šipan commonly known as the Elafiti islands.The old legend of the islands is hidden in its name-about the old Greeks hunting for deer and subsequently naming the islands the Deer islands. Green islands, with gardens full of oranges and lemons and lovely seashore landscapes, charming and picturesque villages with harmonious architecture of summer manors; old seaman’s houses and little votive churches. Visit all the three Elaphite islands and enjoy your lunch of grilled fish and wine while being entertained by our local musicians. Note: sportswear recommended
Approx. 90$ per person * Start between 08h00 and 08h50 – Full day tour
You will start with a pleasant bus ride along the Adriatic coastline and the first stop will be made in the small village of Orasac. In the charming village of Orašac take part in the production of olive oil the old fashioned way, where the «mill» is driven by a horse. Here you will also have the opportunity to taste some home made cheese, smoked ham and wine. All this in an old fashioned house which has not changed much through the ages. After visiting Orasac Village you will continue towards the small town of Ston which is the “oysters capital” of Croatia. Especially interesting are the magnificent walls surrounding the town. They are 5 km long and the construction started in 1317 and was finished by the 16th century.Interesting are also the ancient salt pans that were in use during the Dubrovnik Republic. Salt is still produced here. Oyster farms are all around the area. After visiting Ston, enjoy a walk along the seaside in the town of Mali Ston with a magnificent view on the oyster and mussel farms and taste the famous seafood served on a platter in one of the local restaurants.
Approx $83 per person
Enjoy a perfect day out on the magnificent Galleon Tirena. Leave your everyday worries behind, step back in history and join us for a visit to the most attractive islands in the Dubrovnik archipelago. Enjoy the medieval atmosphere on the Galleon Tirena, explore the sandy beaches of Koločep and Lopud, soak in their lush vegetation and just relax.
Approx 46$ per person * Start at 8h40 – Full day tour
BIKING TOUR IN KONAVLE
Come join us for a visit to the untouched nature of the Konavle valley. You start the ride from the small town of Gruda and immediately upon leaving it you will find yourself on non-trafficated village roads that will take you through orchards,corn fields,vineyards,blackberry bushes and peach groves. On the route are a couple of small rivers that will be crossed before stopping at a small beach to enjoy some fresh fruit. Don’t miss this opportunity to discover the region from a completely different perspective.
Approx. 95$ per person * Start between 07h30 and 08h10 – Full day tour
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