Highlights
  • Explore the reborn Dalmatian Coast, gaining insight into Croatia's history and culture
  • Island-hop and swim in the sun-drenched Adriatic
  • Dubrovnik, an architectural masterpiece with an impressive fortified wall
  • Hike amid olive groves, undulating fields and jagged cliffs with sapphire sea views
  • Indulge in the freshest seafood and local cuisine

It's usually a choice. Do you choose a destination with history, culture, and natural beauty or do you go for sun, sea, and a laid-back island atmosphere? The Dalmatian Coast is both. Catch rays on the deck of our private boat, then experience the Venetian-influenced architecture of Hvar Town. Enjoy a fresh Adriatic bounty at lunch with locals, then hit the trail and explore. Visit vestiges of a 16th-century monastery, then take to the waters of secluded rocky coves. On and on you'll go from "enlightenment" to relaxation. When you come to the Dalmatian Coast, you'll enjoy two of the best vacations you've ever had.

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Dalmatian Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

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Amazing! Very well organized! Great guides! March 2015

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This was our third Backroads trip. It was a 10 day bike trip on the south island of New Zealand. Amazing! Very well organized! Great guides! All the details are carefully taken care of! Even when the unexpected happened (an earthquake!), our guides had a bus replace the train trip that was cancelled (due to damage to the railroad tracks) and it was done quickly. I would recommend Backroads to all my active friends :)
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Highly recommended March 2015

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I've taken two Backroads camping trips with my teenage son. It's our summer bonding time and has proved to be a better experience than I could have imagined. Highly recommended. Everything is done for you except riding the bikes! We've been to the San Juan Islands and Yellowstone/Tetons. This year, hopefully Alaska!
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Absolutely incredible Trips March 2014

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I've taken over 15 Backroads trips and each one was absolutely incredible. Each trip leader has been fabulous -- and the itineraries are simply amazing. The best way to see the world is via Backroads. Trust me.
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The most amazing experience on the Backroads Singles-Solos Wine Country to San Francisco Biking trip March 2014

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I recently had the most amazing experience on the Backroads Singles-Solos Wine Country to San Francisco Biking trip. I'm not a biker but everyone was supportive of each other regardless of experience level. The routes took us through some of the most beautiful roads in the Bay Area. My favorite part was the food as there were freshly-prepared meals three times a day. A+.
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Day 1: Discover Dubrovnik

An architectural masterpiece and World Heritage site with 82-foot-high fortified walls  A path along rolling hills and past cypress trees seduces you with stunning views—ocean on one side, mountains on the other  Join the Brautovic family in their tiny village for a home-cooked meal with ingredients from their garden—even the bread and wine are homemade.

Days 2-3: Island-hop in the sun-drenched Adriatic

Hike along the Pelješac Peninsula, passing hamlets and vineyards  Stroll in Korčula Town, one of Eastern Europe's best-preserved medieval centers and a reputed home of Marco Polo  Trek to the secluded swimming oasis of Stracincica Bay  Sunny Hvar, here we come! During our sail, you may be inspired to jump into the refreshing waters.

Day 4: Stride along a coastal path amid jagged cliffs with sapphire sea views 

In the romantic fishing village of Milna, savor garden-grown vegetables and other delights at a local home care for some lively nightlife? Hit the town in chic and popular Hvar.

Day 5: Boat to quiet Brač Island

Known since ancient times for its milky-white marble  The pebble beach of Zlatni Rat (Golden Coast) juts dramatically into the sea  Pay a visit to the Blaca Hermitage, a 16th-century monastery and World Heritage site  Amble between water and limestone hills with a gorgeous perspective on the Adriatic.

Day 6: Explore Brač's oldest town, dotted with Roman ruins 

Sample olive oil and dessert wine made by our friend Luca  Ferry to Split, home to Diocletian's Palace.

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Price Per Day:

$ 650 per day
 
  • Deposit Price: $ 600
  • Single Supplement (Single Occupancy): $ 960
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Details
Trip Includes
  • All meals included except 1 dinner
  • Accommodation for 5 nights
  • Tour guide
  • Internal transportation
Trip Excludes
  • International flights
  • Insurances
  • Passport and Visa expenses
  • Personal expenses
Meals Included:

All Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 4 Dinners

Flights & Transport
Only ground transport
Group Size:
Small Group - 24 max
16 or more guests
Accomodations

Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik

Premiere Inn

Dubrovnik (1 night)

Located just outside the old town gates with plentiful amenities and a history of entertaining dignitaries and celebrities. (pool)

Lešić Dimitri Palace

Premiere Inn

Korčula  (1 night)

This hotel, in the heart of old town elegantly celebrates the marriage between old and new. A Relais & Châteaux member. (spa)

Hotel Adriana

Hvar Town (2 nights)

This stylish property offers a great view of the old town and yacht harbor, and "a blissful rooftop terrace," according to the Hideaway Report. (pool, spa)

Start City
Dubrovnik
End City
Split
Cancellation Policy:

Number of days Prior to trip start (Per Person)

96+ days: Cancellation Fees  is $200        

61-95 days will be 30%

31-60 days Cancellation Fees is 60%

0-30 days will be 100%

Trip ID#: DalCoaBac

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