home > tours >
Download Brochure

Pre-Cruise Extension (Austria & Croatia)

5 days from Vienna, Zagreb, Plitvice Lakes and Zadar

Included Features

  • First class hotels, rooms with private facilities
  • Service charges and hotel taxes
  • Breakfast daily and 2 dinners
  • Arrival transfers
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach as per itinerary
  • Professional Tour Director
  • Luggage handling 1pc. per person in/out
  • Headsets will be provided for included sightseeing tours, so you can easily hear your guide's commentary


  • Vienna
  • Zagreb
  • Plitvice Lakes


Day 1, (Tue) arrive Vienna

You will be met and transferred to your hotel with plenty of time to relax before meeting your fellow travelers and your Tour Director at the welcome dinner. (D)

Day 2, (Wed) in Vienna

On your morning sightseeing tour, visit the Hofburg Palace, once the seat of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and view the Belvedere Palace, Prater amusement park, the UN buildings, St. Stephen’s Cathedral and other vivid reminders of the city’s imperial history. Afternoon is at leisure. (B)

Day 3, (Thu) Vienna - Zagreb

Today, travel South-East towards Croatia via Slovenia. Before you enter to Slovenia, stop to view the galleried courtyards and famous clock tower in Graz. Continue to Croatia and drive through the Croatian Hills region, reaching Zagreb in time to relax before dinner. (B,D)

Day 4, (Fri) in Zagreb

A morning sightseeing tour will take you along the historic Upper Town. See St. Mark’s Church; St. Catherine’s Church; the Cathedral; the Parliament and the Government Palace. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the winding streets of the old town or take an optional excursion to the countryside. (B)

Day 5, (Sat) Zagreb - Plitvice Lakes - Zadar

Journey south, and visit Plitvice Lakes National Park, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Have your camera ready and take a walking tour around several of the lower lakes. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of this natural wonder with 16 terraced lakes surrounded by thickly wooded mountains and lush vegetation. Continue to Zadar for embarkation. (B)