South Croatia & Bosnia and Herzegovina
– 7 days tour –
Airport – Split
Transfer from the airport to the hotel. City guided tour of Split, visiting the pedestrian paradise Riva, the Diocletian’s palace, one of the most impressive Roman monuments in the world, the St. Domnius Cathedral, the oldest cathedral in the world, from the 4th century. Afternoon at leisure and overnight at the hotel.
Split – Medjugorje
Breakfast at the hotel. Off to Medjugorje, one of the most famous sanctuaries in the world. Guided visit of the Apparition hill, the Blue Cross, visit of the St. James church, the Risen Christ Statue, evening prayer program in the church and overnight at the hotel.
Medjugorje – Počitelj – Blagaj – Mostar
Breakfast at the hotel. Excursion to Počitelj, Blagaj and Mostar (30 min. from Medjugorje). A scenic route takes you through picturesque villages of Bosnia and Herzegovina as you approach Počitelj. This small medieval town was built on a rocky cliff above Neretva river and gives a great overview of the Ottoman Empire. After Počitelj and short ride arrival to Blagaj, an ancient city, older than Mostar, with its specific and unique Tekke. The view of the green river Buna and its spring, which comes out of a green cave, is just breathtaking. The tour will proceed to Mostar and your local tour guide will provide an introduction to the history of this city known as a window of the Orient. You’ll visit the old Bazaar and admire the picturesque shops and workshops. Back to Medjugorje and overnight at the hotel.
Medjugorje – Kravica waterfalls – Tihaljina – Koćuša waterfalls
Breakfast at the hotel. Excursion to the amazing natural wonder of Kravica waterfalls, where you can enjoy fascinating views and jump into the refreshing water. After Kravica, you will proceed your journey to Tihaljina, place visited by many pilgrims. Then you go to Koćuša waterfalls where you can enjoy the taste of local food in the restaurants for the complete experience of nature emerging with antiquity. Back to Medjugorje and overnight at the hotel.
Medjugorje – Sarajevo – Medjugorje
Breakfast at the hotel. Off to Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina and one of the most fascinating cities in Europe. Admire the mix of architectural styles: Ottoman-era up to Austrian Habsburg-style neo-classical buildings. Learn from your guide about how World War I began here, as well as about the city during the war in the 1990s, collapse of Yugoslavia, the objectives of the war, plans for the division of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and so much more. After the sightseeing tour, take some free time to enjoy the town at your own pace. Ask your guide for recommendation or just wander around, enjoy a coffee or stroll the streets. Back to Medjugorje and overnight at the hotel.
Medjugorje – Dubrovnik
Breakfast at the hotel, off to Dubrovnik. City guided tour of one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, the so called “pearl of Adriatic”, visit of the St. Blaise church, Franciscan monastery with one of the oldest pharmacies in Europe, the palace Sponza, Onofrio’s fountain; afternoon at leisure; overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the airport.
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