Highlights include: • Istrian Riviera • Rovinj • Postojna Caves • Lipica Horse Stud Farm • Pula with guided tour
Thursday: We head for the Channel crossing and on to our overnight stop.
Friday: We continue through Germany and in to Austria for our overnight stop.
Saturday: This morning we enter Slovenia and pause by the beautiful shores of Lake Bled before we continue to our hotel in Porec for the next seven nights.
Sunday: A free day to explore the resort of Porec.
Monday: Today we include a visit to Pula, an ancient Roman city. The central attraction is the first century Amphitheatre, which still to this day holds concerts and performances. We include a guided tour of Pula to discover the equally ancient 1st Century Triumphal Arch and the Temple of Rome and Augustus as well as its magnificent cathedral.
Tuesday: A half day tour to Rovinj, a pretty little town, founded by the Romans, it retains its character with cobbled streets and a cathedral overlooking the town with spectacular views of the Adriatic.
Wednesday: A spectacular start as we descend the vast Postojna Caves (admission included), in a special train which takes you on a journey deep into the heart of the caves, where a guide leads you on a walking tour through the complex network with magnificent stalactites and stalagmites before entering the Grand Chamber – capable of hosting 10,000 capacity orchestral concerts. This afternoon we visit the Lipica Horse Stud, the breeding stud for the classical Lipizzaner Dancing Horses.
Thursday: Relax at your hotel today or explore Porec at leisure.
Friday: A final day to enjoy Porec.
Saturday: Today we leave the Istrian Riviera and return through the mountains and tunnels of Austria for our overnight stop.
Sunday: We continue our return journey to our final overnight.
Monday: Crossing the Channel we return for home.
Hotel Tamaris: Situated a few kilometres north of Porec, the Hotel Tamaris is at the centre of the Tamaris resort with many facilities and just 100m from the beach. **** (Local grading) • Buffet restaurant • A la carte restaurant • Pool bar • lobby bar • En-suite bedroom • Outdoor swimming pool • Tennis courts • Fitness and wellness centre • Daily activities and regular entertainment • Buffet breakfast and evening dinner • Lift
Single room supplement: £149
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- Reserved seats on tour coaches
- Return Channel crossings
- Tour Manager escorted
- Hotel accommodation and board as stated
- Excursions as stated
- Admission fees and entertainment if stated
- Complete luggage handling