Croatia Island Explorer
Gems of the Adriatic
Discover Croatia’s array of picture-perfect islands on this 8-night adventure. Enjoy stays in Split, Hvar, Korcula and Dubrovnik as you take in the culture, indulge in delicious cuisine and soak up the scenery.
- When in Croatia, be sure to try local favorites like sarma, brudet, and peka.
- Enjoy scenic ferry rides to and from each island!
- Visit the House of Marco Polo in Korcula.
- Get lost in endless lavender fields and vineyards on Hvar and Korcula!
- Become mesmerized by the bright blue Adriatic Sea that skirts each destination.
What better way to see Croatia than hopping from one beautiful island to another? On this once-in-a-lifetime vacation, you’ll venture from Split to Hvar to Korcula to Dubrovnik – the perfect blend of beachy island life and medieval city experience!
Start your journey in picture-perfect Split, a beautiful city on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast, known for its pristine beaches and fortresslike old town center. Explore this beloved coastal city, paved with stone streets, filled with lush courtyards, and lined with tons of shops, bars, and cafes.
Hop aboard a ferry and enjoy jaw-dropping views of the bright blue Adriatic as you sail to Hvar, an island where daytime beach tranquility meets nighttime party vibes. Filled with off-the-beaten-path vineyards, lavender fields, and tiny villages, Hvar is beautiful from end to end.
Next, feel the salty breeze sweep across your face as you take another ferry to Korcula. Known for its eye-popping teal waters and charming old town center, Korcula is the perfect small island to explore on your own. Consider renting a bike so you can roam far and wide!
Last, but certainly not least, set sail to Dubrovnik! This city, speckled with red-roofed homes and filled with amazing architecture, sits pretty right on the Adriatic Sea. See gorgeous cathedrals and palaces and get lost in the wonder of the old town center, where much of Game of Thrones was filmed!
*On days that the ferry does not operate between Korcula & Dubrovnik, a car transfer will be provided. Passengers arriving to Croatia on Mondays & Fridays will get the ferry transfer; passengers arriving to Croatia on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday or Sunday will receive the car transfer (and all passengers in October will receive the car transfer).
PRICES FROM: $3,608*PER PERSON
*Vacation is round-trip, per person, based on 2 travelers departing from
Atlanta. Includes air, airport taxes, hotel, transfers, daily breakfast and more. Additional baggage charges may apply. Rates are available for 1 to 9 travelers. Sceptre
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Arrive in the picture-perfect city of Split! Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your first hotel. After you settle in, explore this charming area, which boasts a perfect blend of old-world character, beautiful beaches, and trendy shops and bars.
Transfer from Split airport (SPU) to Split hotel
Check In – Atrium Hotel Split
SPLIT, CROATIA 5 out of 5 stars
Standing elegantly just a half mile from the UNESCO-certified Diocletian’s Palace, the Atrium Hotel in Split boasts an on-site restaurant that serves up a rich daily breakfast as well as Mediterranean and international dishes, a bar that offers everything from cocktails to coffee, a fully equipped fitness facility, the 24-hour on-site Platinum Casino that covers over ten thousand square feet, a 24-hour front desk, 24-hour room service, and additional services such as car rental, dry cleaning, and airport transportation. Guests can also enjoy free access to the on-site spa which features an indoor pool, hot tubs, and saunas.
Rooms at the Atrium are chic and luxurious, and boast free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, blackout curtains, soundproofing, a desk, a safe, a minibar, and private bathrooms complete with slippers, bathrobes, a hairdryer, and complimentary toiletries.the Kastela Airport is 14 miles away, while Trogir is 15.
Recharge with a pleasant breakfast, then take on the town! Split, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a gem on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast, is known for its fortress-like complex at its center: Diocletian’s Palace! Explore this iconic structure, which was erected by the Roman emperor in the 4th century.
When you get hungry, immerse yourself in local culture at Split Market, where colorful tables of produce, flowers, and prepared foods cover the streets. Simply take a browse or sample the day away!
Today, you’ll be transferred to the Split pier where you’ll hop aboard a boat to Hvar! Upon arrival on this beautiful island, you’ll be transferred to your next hotel. Settle in, then spend the night exploring! Treat yourself to a delicious dinner and watch a perfect sunset over the sea.
Transfer to Split pier
Ferry to Hvar!
Transfer to Hvar hotel
Check In – Amfora Hvar Grand Beach Resort
HVAR, CROATIA 4 out of 5 stars
Immerse yourself in luxury and elegance at this heavenly beachfront hideaway. Settle into your spacious room, take a peek at the view from your window, then use the free WiFi to send amazing photos to your friends and family. Go ahead, make them jealous.
Take a quick nap on your large, comfortable bed, freshen up in your beautiful bathroom, then unpack your swimsuit and head outside. Take a refreshing dip in the pool, lounge in the warm sun, or swim up to the pool bar and enjoy a well-deserved drink. Pamper yourself with an ocean-side massage, work all your stresses away in the rooftop gym, or walk along the white sand of the beach.
When you work up an appetite, indulge in a variety of different cuisine at any of the magnificent on-site restaurants. Savor steak and seafood on the Veranda at Bonj, enjoy a tasty bite while feeling the vibes of lively music at Momo Beach, or feast your eyes on panoramic views at the elegant Windows on Hvar Restaurant.
Ahh, wake up in sunny Hvar, where lavender fields and vineyards decorate this Mediterranean landscape.
Hvar is a beautiful blend of pristine beaches, a trendy waterfront party scene, and tiny village life. You might want to start your morning with a hike to Mekicevica Bay, where naturists go to explore the immaculate clear-blue water. Then, check out the oldest village in Croatia – Stari Grad! End your night off by unwinding at a fun bar on the coast.
While in Hvar, be sure to try its signature dish of gregada, a stew of fish, potatoes, onions, garlic, and top-quality olive oil.
Soak up one last sunny morning in Hvar, then hop on a ferry to Korcula! During the ride, gaze out at jaw-dropping blue water and take photos of the medieval-looking town as you approach!
Spend the afternoon wandering aimlessly around Korcula’s small, incredibly charming city center. Sip on some local wine and watch an unforgettable sunset from a seaside cafe.
For such a small town, Korcula really comes to life at night! After the sun goes down, you’ll find street performers and live music filling the streets. Take the opportunity to party it up with the locals!
Transfer to Hvar pier
Ferry to Korcula!
Transfer to Korcula hotel
Check In – Hotel Marko Polo
KORCULA, CROATIA 4 out of 5 stars
Active travelers rejoice! Hotel Marko Polo is the Croatian haven that pampers and engages. This veritable castle on a hill will detox and invigorate you in a flash with its hydromassage, beauty treatments, tanning salon, fitness center, and various other treatments. Join the school of sailing to test your skills, canoe or paddle boat through the bay, or jump into sports activities available for all ages. These, combined with the hotel’s fully equipped 100-seat conference hall and two conference rooms make Hotel Marko Polo ideal location for business conferences, groups, and world travelers.
Overlooking the old town of Korcula, you can kick back with a cocktail at the pool and lobby bars, or take a 10-minute stroll into town to explore the local atmosphere. Fill your night with flavor learning about regional cuisine during the special culinary evenings and take in live music performances on the terrace. With nearly endless activities, it’s easy to find new adventures every day.
Did you know Korcula is the rumored birthplace of Marco Polo? Check out his house, which boasts a tower with amazing sea views.
This is a tiny island with big things to see. Consider renting bikes or scooters to see every nook and cranny of it! Discover hidden beaches and vineyards and take in breathtaking views of the sparkling blue seascape.
After breakfast, sail back to the mainland and explore the fascinating city of Dubrovnik! The first thing you’ll see as you approach from the sea are the ancient city walls. Built and rebuilt in the 13th, 14th, and 15th centuries, these walls that were once used to deter invaders are now a tourist favorite. >After you check-in to your hotel, meander through Old Dubrovnik and feel like you’ve stepped back in time.
Are you a Game of Thrones fan? Many of the series’ scenes have been filmed in this city, so if you feel a sense of deja vu or familiarity, don’t think you’re going crazy. See if you can find all the filming spots!
Transfer to Korcula pier
Ferry to Dubrovnik!
Transfer to Dubrovnik hotel
Check In – Grand Villa Argentina
DUBROVNIK, CROATIA 5 out of 5 stars
Showcasing a lovely restaurant with a terrace boasting beautiful panoramic views of the sea, the Grand Villa Argentina makes for a luxurious stay in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Guests can enjoy wandering through the garden, dining in the restaurant, sipping drinks at the bar, making use of the fitness facilities, taking advantage of the business center, and unwinding in the pool or sauna. The hotel also offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour front desk, private parking, and daily breakfast.
Rooms are comfortable and feature air conditioning, blackout curtains, a desk, a hairdryer, a minibar, a safe, and private bathrooms complete with bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. A five minute walk could deliver you to the beach or the beautiful Old Town, where historic sights like the Dubrovnik Walls and the Stradun Promenade can be found.
Fuel up with a delicious breakfast, then get ready for your last full day in Croatia! Walk around Old Dubrovnik and check out Dubrovnik Cathedral, Rector’s Palace, and the Franciscan Monastery.
In the afternoon, treat yourself to a ride on one of Dubrovnik’s cable cars! Glide up and down and feast your eyes on a unique bird’s-eye-view of this gorgeous red-roofed city.
Enjoy one last Croatian breakfast, then squeeze all your souvenirs into your luggage and meet your transfer. After a convenient ride to the airport, board your plane and spend your flight home dreaming about your next adventure.
Transfer from Dubrovnik hotel to Dubrovnik airport (DBV)