Retreats in Croatia - Italy 14 Nights 15 Days From $3565.00

HIGHLIGHTS

14 Nights 15 Days Croatia.
4 Nights Dubrovnik.
1 Night Split.
1 Night Zadar.
1 Night Opatija.
2 Nights Lake Balde.
2 Nights Venice.
2 Nights Florence.
2 Nights Rome.
Daily morning and evening retreats.
Professional instructor.
Local tour manager.
Optional daily sightseeing tours for every day to discover history, culture, beauties of Croatia.
Vegan friendly menus.
All meal included (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
Small size group (Min 16 – Max 36 guests).

INCLUSIONS

  • 14 nights in 4-5 & boutique hotels based on twin/double occupancy.
  • Professional Yoga - Tantra instructor.
  • Meals as per itinerary - breakfast (B), lunch (L), dinner (D).
  • Modern air-conditioned minibus/coach at disposal as per itinerary.
  • Arrival and departure transfer (any time).
  • Tour director services throughout the whole tri.
  • Professional local english speaking guides in all sightseeing.
  • All entrance fees during the tour.
  • Baggage handling.
  • All meals are included ( breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • All fees and taxes.

EXCLUSIONS

  • Optional excursions.
  • Travel insurance (Available upon request).
  • Gratuities to your tour director, driver, etc.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • International flights.

REMARKS

  • This list indicates brochure rates and dates.
  • First and last day itinerary depends on the flight times.
  • Change of schedule/route can be done in case of unforeseen circumstances beyond our control.
  • For single travelers purchasing the twin-share option, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms.
  • All tour information and prices are corrected at the time of the website going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking.
  • For full terms and conditions, please refer to our conditions page.
  • Child reduction 25% for under 12 years old, travelling with two adults.

CITY DETAILS

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POLICY

  • Once a deposit or partial/full payment has been made, cancellations will only be accepted in writing. Cancellation terms will be applied based on the date that the written cancellation is received. In addition to a $250 per person administration fee, the following charges apply.
  • 60+ days prior to departure 100% of total tour price.
  • 31 - 60 days prior to departure 50% of total tour price.
  • 30 - 15 days prior to departure 80% of total tour price.
  • 14 days or less prior to departure no refund.

ITINERARY

Day 1 - Dubrovnik, Croatia

Arrival in Dubrovnik
Upon arrival in Dubrovnik, our Dubrovnik office team will meet you at the airport, assist you in your check-in process, and shuttle you to your Dubrovnik hotel. After your check in, you will meet rest of your group, including your Yoga & Tantra instructors and tour manager, at the hotel lobby for a welcoming meeting and cocktails. There will be sharing of program details, scheduling of Yoga and Tantra sessions, and time for questions and answers.

(Today's meal plan includes: Dinner)

NOTE – THE GENERAL TIMING FOR OUR TOURING DAYS IS AS FOLLOWS:
  • 07:00 – 8:30 am: Morning Yoga & Tantra Session
  • 08:30 – 9:30 am: Breakfast in the hotel
  • 10:00 – 1:00 pm: Sightseeing, Touring, etc
  • 1:00 – 2:00 pm: Lunch at a local restaurant
  • 2:15 – 6:00 pm: Sightseeing, Touring, etc
  • 6:00 – 7:30 pm: Evening Yoga & Tantra Sessions
  • 8:00 – 9:30 pm: Dinner at hotel
  • 9:30 pm – Bedtime: Private Yoga & Tantra Sessions, or enjoy your evening as you wish

Day 2 - Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik
After breakfast, we will tour the magnificent city of Dubrovnik with our local guide and see the historic stone walls built to protect the city from foreign invaders. Considered one of the greatest fortification systems of the middle ages, these ancient walls with their numerous additions and modifications made throughout the ages were never breached by invaders. Featured sights we will see today include the Franciscan Monastery, Rector’s Palace, Sponza Palace, the Assumption Cathedral, Onofrio's Fountains, the Church of Saint Blaise and others. After the tour, we will lunch at a local restaurant. There will be free walking time in the old city of Dubrovnik. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Dubrovnik.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 3 - Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik – Mostar – Dubrovnik
After breakfast, we depart from Dubrovnik to Bosnia and Herzegovina for a visit to the town of Mostar. Historic Mostar spans a valley of the Neretva river, developed in the 15th and 16th centuries as an Ottoman frontier town during the Austro-Hungarian period of the 19th and 20th centuries. The old bridge area, with its pre-Ottoman, eastern Ottoman, Mediterranean, and western European architectural features, is an outstanding example of a multicultural urban settlement. The famous old bridge of Mostar, a UNESCO heritage site, is also considered one of the most exemplary pieces of the Islamic architecture in the Balkans. We’ll lunch in a local restaurant and return to our hotel in Dubrovnik for dinner and overnight.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 4 - Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik - Trogir – Split
After breakfast, we depart from Dubrovnik to Trogir. On arrival in Trogir, we will meet our local guide to visit the historic stone city, which is also a UNESCO heritage site. The orthogonal street plan dates back to the Hellenistic period. The entire city of Trogir is constructed of stone,including beautiful Romanesque churches, and outstanding Renaissance and Baroque buildings from the Venetian period. We also will visit The Cathedral of St. Lawrence (St “Love”), to see the beautiful Kamerlengo tower and especially Radovan's masterwork, the main portal of the St.Lawrence Cathedral, considered the greatest and most important monument of medieval sculpture in Croatia and in all of the Balkans. We’ll have a lunch break in a local restaurant and proceed to Split for a city tour.
Split is a city of ancient history, built and preserved over the course of 1700 years by its loving inhabitants. We will be walking the maze like streets of Split and visit the Diocletian Palace, the most precious monument in the city. Diocletian Palace is one of the most significant original structures of the late ancient architecture, an imperial palace listed in UNESCO's world heritage registry. Dinner and overnight at our the hotel in Split.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5 - Split, Croatia

Split – Zadar
After breakfast at our hotel in Split, we head to Zadar. On route, we will be visiting a lively ethnic village named Pakovo Selo. Locals will be greeting us with Dalmatians, a sacred welcome ceremony that includes telling stories of their ancestors and history, and we will see and learn about Dalmatian customs and tradition. We’ll visit Dalmatian stone houses, learn about their traditional tools and utensils, learn how households were run, and experience traditional Dalmatia . Lunch will be in the village. Following lunch, we proceed to Zadar. Our local guide in Zadar will show us around this most beautiful of old Dalmatian cities, which has been the capital in this part of the Adriatic coast since Roman times. At every corner of the city, you will see the rich heritage of it’s old world importance, including the Roman Forum, St. Donatus’ Church, the reconstructed Romanesque St. Grisigono’s Church, St. Mary's bell tower, and St. Anastasia's Cathedral. We also will visit The Sea Organ, an architectural object and an experimental musical instrument which plays music by the action of sea waves using tubes located underneath a set of large marble steps. Dinner and overnight in the hotel in Zadar area.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 - Zadar, Croatia

Zadar- Plitvice- Opatija
After breakfast, we travel to the Plitvice Lakes National Park, listed in UNESCO world’s heritage since 1979. This nature wonder encompasses 16 lakes which are connected throughout 92 waterfalls, surrounded by rich vegetation and large forests, making it a perfect habitat for a variety of flora and fauna. Following a walking tour, we will lunch in a local restaurant, have free time and proceed to Opatija. Dinner and overnight in the hotel in Opatija.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 7 - Opatija, Croatia

Opatija- Istria Tour (Pula & Rovinj) – Opatija
After breakfast we depart to the Istrian peninsula, a place of natural beauty, cultural heritage, beautiful vineyards and world famous olives. Istria is definitely one the loveliest and most beautiful landscape in Croatia. At our first stop is Pula we will meet our local guide and visit the ancient Roman Amphitheater (The Pula Arena), dating back to the 1st-century AD. Later we will visit The Pula Cathedral, or the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (in Croatian: Katedrala uznesenja Blažene Djevice Marije). Along with the Euphrasian Basilica, it is one of the two official seats of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Poreč and Pula. Then we’ll walk to the Temple of Augustus, a well-preserved Roman temple in the city of Pula, Croatia. Dedicated to the first Roman emperor, Augustus, it was probably built during the emperor's lifetime at some point between 27 BC and his death in AD 14.
After lunch in a local restaurant, we will continue our trip to the medieval town of Rovinj, characterized by its baroque and renaissance styles. We will walk through the narrow and picturesque streets of the old town over the path of polished stone steps, leading up to the church of St. Euphemia, the patron of the city. Return back to Opetejia for dinner and overnight

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8 - Lake Bled

Bled – Ljubljana – Opatija
After breakfast, we check out and departure for Venice . Our first stop is Ljubljana, the capital city of Slovenia, which lies in a basin between the karst and the alpine region at 298 meters (approx 1000 feet) above sea level. We like to say it is sufficiently large to contain everything that a capital should have and small enough to preserve the individuality of its inhabitants. Ljubljana is a city with a soul, evidenced by the baroque old town, which is nestled at the foot of castle hill, the art nouveau mansions, not to mention the masterpieces of the world-renowned architect Jose Plecnik. Modern day Ljubljana is the political, cultural, scientific and university center of Slovenia. After lunch in a local restaurant, we drive to Lake Bled , one of the most beautiful Alpine Resorts, a pearl of Slovenia and the whole Alpine region. We will visit the St. Mary's church that is located in a small island in the middle of the lake. Afterward, we visit an old medieval castle up on the cliff that offers you an amazing view and is definitely something you will be enchanted with. Dinner and overnight is at Lake Bled.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)

Day 9 - Lake Bled

Lake Bled – Venice
After breakfast, our local tour guide will join us to visit St. Mary's church, located on a small island in the middle of a lake. After visiting an old medieval castle up on the cliff that offers an amazing view that you will be enchanted with, we are proceeding to Venice. Arrive at our Venice hotel check in & refresh. Lunch at local restaurant, walking tour at Venice. Return back to hotel for Dinner and overnight in the hotel in Venice.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 10 - Venice

Venice
After breakfast, we leave our hotel early morning and start the tour by visiting the hot spot of Venice, St Mark's Square, before the worst of the crowds gather in the piazza and the basilica. Try to make it to the Basilica for early morning mass. After that, we visit the Doge's palace, which represents Venice's culture, which, together with the basilica of San Marco, forms one of the most famous sceneries. We’ll have a stop for free time and lunch. Don’t wander too far, because after lunch we will head to the Accademia Gallery which contains an impressive percentage of old world masters, as well as modern and ancient artworks. Following a stop at the Frari Basilica with its spectacular Assumption of the Virgin, by Titian, we return to the hotel to rest and refresh and catch the sunset from Vaporetto to Rialto Bridge. You will then have free time to enjoy the many cafes and bars scattered on the canal, and mingle with the locals.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 11 - Venice

Venice – Florence
After breakfast, departure from Venice to Florence. On the way, we will make a stop in Bologna, the lively, historic capital of the Emilia-Romagna region, in northern Italy. Its Piazza Maggiore is a sprawling plaza lined with arched colonnades, cafes and medieval and Renaissance structures such as City Hall, the Fountain of Neptune and the Basilica di San Petronio. Among the city’s many medieval towers are the Two Towers, leaning Asinelli and Garisenda. We lunch in Bologna, enjoy some free time and proceed to Florence. Check in our hotel. Dinner and overnight at our Florence hotel.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 12 - Florence -Italy

Florence – Pisa – Florence
After breakfast, meet your guide in the lobby to start the city sightseeing tour. The tour begins with skip-the-line access to the Accademia gallery where you will have the unique opportunity to marvel at Michelangelo's statue of the Slaves and his magnificent 17-foot marble masterpiece, David, followed by a walking tour of Florence. Then continue with visits inside the Duomo, "Il Porcellino," as well as the Ponte Vecchio. After taking a break, you will be free to relax and enjoy lunch at a restaurant of your choosing or a place your guide would be happy to recommend. After lunch, your afternoon skip-the-line tour at the Uffizi gallery begins. Here you'll have the chance to behold in person the immediately recognizable works of Botticelli - "Birth of Venus" and "Primavera." the Uffizi contains signature works of the Italian masters, including Michelangelo and da Vinci. Listen as your expert English speaking guide recounts fascinating stories about the lives of the artists, celebrated architects, and wealthy patrons that contributed to the gallery. Back to the hotel for dinner and overnight at our Florence Hotel

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 13 - Florence -Italy

Florence – Rome
After breakfast, we are heading to Rome, arriving for a Rome lunch at a local restaurant. A walking tour of old city of Rome follows. The capital city of Italy, Rome is a sprawling, cosmopolitan city with nearly 3,000 years of globally influential art, architecture and culture on display. Ancient ruins such as the Forum and the Colosseum evoke the power of the former Roman Empire. Vatican City, headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church, has St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, which house masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes. Dinner and overnight in a hotel in Rome

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 14 - Roma RM, Italy

Rome
After breakfast, meet your guide in the lobby to start the city sightseeing tour. Start by visiting the Vatican City: Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. Then to the historic center of Rome, going to the Piazza Navona, the Pantheon, the Trevi fountain, the Piazza di Spagna and the Piazza del Popolo. There will be free time for lunch, then complete the tour by visiting the ruins of ancient Rome: the Colosseum, the Forum, and the Roman Circus. More sightseeing, and then dinner in Trastevere, and back to the hotel and overnight.

Yoga & Tantra sessions will be organized by your instructor.
(Today's meal plan includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 15 - Roma RM, Italy

Rome – Departure
Breakfast at hotel. Free time until your transfer to the airport for your flight home. / End of our services

HOTELS

RATE(S) & DATE(S)

# Code Start Date End Date Single Price Per Person in Dbl Room
0 17073 Apr 02 Thu 2020 Apr 17 Fri 2020
1 17073 Apr 09 Thu 2020 Apr 24 Fri 2020
2 17073 Apr 16 Thu 2020 May 01 Fri 2020
3 17073 Apr 23 Thu 2020 May 08 Fri 2020
4 17073 Apr 30 Thu 2020 May 15 Fri 2020
5 17073 May 07 Thu 2020 May 22 Fri 2020
6 17073 May 14 Thu 2020 May 29 Fri 2020
7 17073 May 21 Thu 2020 Jun 05 Fri 2020
8 17073 May 28 Thu 2020 Jun 12 Fri 2020
9 17073 Jun 04 Thu 2020 Jun 19 Fri 2020
10 17073 Jun 11 Thu 2020 Jun 26 Fri 2020
11 17073 Jun 18 Thu 2020 Jul 03 Fri 2020
12 17073 Jun 25 Thu 2020 Jul 10 Fri 2020
13 17073 Jul 02 Thu 2020 Jul 17 Fri 2020
14 17073 Jul 09 Thu 2020 Jul 24 Fri 2020
15 17073 Jul 16 Thu 2020 Jul 31 Fri 2020
16 17073 Jul 23 Thu 2020 Aug 07 Fri 2020
17 17073 Jul 30 Thu 2020 Aug 14 Fri 2020
18 17073 Aug 06 Thu 2020 Aug 21 Fri 2020
19 17073 Aug 13 Thu 2020 Aug 28 Fri 2020
20 17073 Aug 20 Thu 2020 Sep 04 Fri 2020
21 17073 Aug 27 Thu 2020 Sep 11 Fri 2020
22 17073 Sep 03 Thu 2020 Sep 18 Fri 2020
23 17073 Sep 10 Thu 2020 Sep 25 Fri 2020
24 17073 Sep 17 Thu 2020 Oct 02 Fri 2020
25 17073 Sep 24 Thu 2020 Oct 09 Fri 2020
26 17073 Oct 01 Thu 2020 Oct 16 Fri 2020
27 17073 Oct 08 Thu 2020 Oct 23 Fri 2020
28 17073 Oct 15 Thu 2020 Oct 30 Fri 2020

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