Duration
11 Days
Fitness
Moderate
Travel
Multiple dates in 2019 & 2020
Destination
Europe
Your 11-day guided tour of Venice and Eastern Europe includes visits to beautiful coastal cities throughout four countries – Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, and Montenegro. You’ll discover natural, historical, architectural, and cultural beauty during your affordable European tour of the Adriatic coast.
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Start your journey in the “floating city” of Venice, Italy – with its iconic landmarks, legendary canals, bridges, and piazzas.
  • Travel to the picturesque fishing village of Piran, Slovenia and enjoy the stunning Adriatic coast and the bay laurel woods of Opatija, Croatia.
  • Visit KRKA National Park and Discover breathtaking waterfalls, water mills, and more than 200 species of bird.
HOLIDAY INCLUDES
Flights Sydney-Venice, Dubrovnik-Sydney
Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
Rooms with private bath or shower. Includes hotel taxes, porterage, tips and service charges
Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
Touring by private, air-conditioned motorcoach. Free Wi-Fi (where available)
15 meals: 10 breakfasts, 5 dinners

TRAVEL DATES   Multiple Departures dates in 2019 &2020   *These departures are subject to availability and prices may vary. Please call for an up to date price on 1300 404 606
Already booked your flights? Call us to book your Land only package at MyDiscoveries on 1300 404 606

ITINERARY
  • Day 1: Fly from Australia to Venice
  • Day 2: Arrive in Venice Aera, Italy /Meals: Dinner
  • Day 3: Venice / Meals: Breakfast
  • Day 4: Venice Area- Piran, Slovenia-Portoroz/ Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 5: Portoroz / Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 6: Portoroz- Opatija, Croatia – Zadar/ Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 7: Zadar / Meals: Breakfast
  • Day 8: Zadar-Krka- Trogir- Split Area / Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 9: Split Area – Ston- Dubrovnik / Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 10: Dubrovnik  / Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 11: Dubrovnik. Excursion to Kotor, Montenegro / Meals: Breakfast
  • Day 12: Dubrovnik / Meals: Breakfast
  • Day 13: Fly Home
For Full Itinerary CLICK HERE
*Advertised price is based on a 13 Oct 2019 departure from Sydney at time of publishing. Your itinerary will change depending upon the day of the week you depart
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HOTELS Rooms with private bath or shower. Includes hotel taxes, porterage, tips and service charges
WHY BOOK WITH MYDISCOVERIES?
At MyDiscoveries we want to help you make ‘one day’, today. Whether you’re into cruising or glamping, or if you’d prefer to holiday at home or abroad, we’re driven to make your holiday dreams come true. With over 20 years of travel experience, you can be sure we can create the right holiday for you. Can’t find what you’re looking for on our site? Call us on 1300 404 606 and one of our travel consultants can create an incredible package for you.
The MyDiscoveries 30 Day Booking Guarantee means that if you can’t get the travel dates you want within 30 days of buying the voucher, we’ll give you your money back
Pay over 5 x monthly, interest-free instalments. Credit card holders can spread their payments over 5 months on all MyDiscoveries holidays

FINE PRINT
  • Valid for travel: Multiple departures dates in 2019 & 2020
  • Advertised price based on a 15 Sep 2019 departure from Sydney at time of publishing.
  • Advertised price may vary and is subject to availability at time of booking.
  • My Discoveries Exclusive Saving / Discount has been applied to the advertised price
  • Itinerary based on a Sunday Departure. Your itinerary will change depending upon the day of the week you depart.
  • Subject to availability at time of booking for new bookings only.
  • Airlines are subject to best available at the time of confirmation or may change depending on date of departure.
  • All prices are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • Valid for sales unless sold out prior.
  • If you need to cancel your trip after travel has been confirmed, the travel operator may impose cancellation fees. In addition, MyDiscoveries will charge a AUD $100 per person cancellation fee. We recommend taking out travel insurance as soon as you have booked your travel dates so you have protection against emergency cancellations that might be needed.
  • Travel insurance not included, customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover.
  • Once your MyDiscoveries Voucher has been purchased you will be contacted by the MyDiscoveries Reservations team will work with the tour operator to get you booked onto your preferred travel dates.
  • When booking in your travel dates, make sure you have your travel voucher number, traveller names and details of any special requirements (e.g. vegetarian etc)
  • The MyDiscoveries team will send an email to you confirming all of your booking information.
  • Excludes: visa, travel insurance, meals and items of a personal nature.

VISA INFORMATION A visa gives non-citizen permission to enter and stay in a certain country. MyDiscoveries cannot issue visas for your trip. You will need to research Visa requirements and contact the nearest embassy or consulate. Australian Government’s travel advice service smartraveller.gov.au is a good place to start. Read more Visa information here.
TO BOOK YOUR HOLIDAY, BUY ONLINE AT WWW.MYDISCOVERIES.COM.AU or CALL 1300 404 606
1

Fly from Australia to Venice

2

Arrive in Venice Aera

Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to make your way to visit the magical “floating city” of Venice. This evening, meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers. MEALS: Dinner
3

Venice

One of the most unique cities on Earth, Venice is a place of unmatched beauty and a feast of fantastic landmarks and iconic sites. View the delightful criss-crossing canals, the gondolas, arched bridges, palaces, and piazzas. Your included orientation features a BOAT RIDE to St. Mark’s Square, and time at leisure for a chance to explore on your own or to join our optional gondola ride to enjoy the calli from a different perspective. You can also just relax with a cappuccino at one of the many cafés in the centre.
MEALS: Breakfast
4

Venice Area- Piran & Slovenia-Portoroz

Bid arrivederci to Venice and cross into neighbouring Slovenia. Discover the picturesque fishing village of Piran, with an enchanting medieval square lined with cafés. Continue to the spa town of Portorož (“Port of Roses”) for an overnight.
MEALS: Breakfast, Dinner
5

Portoroz

Enjoy a free day to explore the pretty seaside resort on the Adriatic. You could pamper yourself at one of the wellness centres, or try your luck at a casino. Alternatively, we offer an optional excursion to the Istrian Peninsula, home to Porec with its beautiful beaches and Roman temple dedicated to Neptune, and to pretty Rovinj.
MEALS: Breakfast, Dinner
6

Portoroz- Opatija, Croatia - Zadar

Cross the border into Croatia, then relax and drink in the natural beauty of Opatija, a town nestled between the sparkling waters of the Adriatic and a lovely forest of bay laurels. Next stop is Zadar. Join your Local Guide and learn all about the historic Old Town with its exceptional cultural heritage, a treasury of archaeological and monumental riches of ancient and medieval times.
MEALS: Breakfast, Dinner
7

Zadar

Take the opportunity to explore Zadar at leisure, or maybe join our optional full-day boat cruise to Kornati National Park-89 tiny islands, islets, and reefs that make up a “nautical paradise.”
MEALS: Breakfast
8

Zadar-Krka- Trogir- Split Area

Head into central Dalmatia and visit KRKA NATIONAL PARK, renowned for its breathtaking waterfalls and attractive water mills. Join your Local Guide to explore the outstanding natural beauty and home to more than 200 species of birds, be sure to watch for osprey, golden eagles, peregrine falcons, and Eurasian eagle-owls. Visit Trogir with its medieval walls, seaside promenade and mazelike marble streets. Continue to the vibrant port city of Split.
MEALS: Breakfast, Dinner
9

Split Area - Ston- Dubrovnik

The guided tour of Split reveals a city whose splendour dates back to the 4th century when Emperor Diocletian built his phenomenal palace- now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, skirt the dramatic coastline as you make your way south to Dubrovnik. Along the way, stop in Ston, renowned for its defensive walls that were a major feat of medieval architecture.
MEALS: Breakfast, Dinner
10

Dubrovnik

Awaken this morning in the “Pearl of the Adriatic,” one of the world’s most stunning cities, and discover Dubrovnik’s many charms in the company of a Local Guide. Game of Thrones fans should keep watch for filming sites used as King’s Landing and Qarth! MEALS: Breakfast, Dinner
11

Dubrovnik. Excursion to Kotor, Montenegro

Set off to discover some of the highlights of Montenegro. Kotor, situated in a secluded part of the Gulf of Kotor, is the deepest natural fjord in the Mediterranean. Your Local Guide will introduce you to this UNESCO World Heritage Site, including a short boat crossing to visit OUR LADY OF THE ROCKS, one of two islets off the coast. Return to Dubrovnik.
MEALS: Breakfast
12

Dubrovnik

Your holiday ends with breakfast this morning. MEALS: Breakfast
13

Fly Home

DESTINATION Your 11-day guided tour of Venice and Eastern Europe includes visits to beautiful coastal cities throughout four countries – Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, and Montenegro. You’ll discover natural, historical, architectural, and cultural beauty during your affordable European tour of the Adriatic coast.

FLIGHT 
  • Flights Sydney-Venice, Dubrovnik-Sydney included!

TRANSFER
  • All transfers are included in the deal!

WEATHER
  • Eastern Europe enjoys a predominantly moderate climate, with four clearly marked seasons. Local climate differences are determined primarily by the diversity of the relief and proximity to the Adriatic Sea.

VISA A visa gives a non-citizen permission to enter and stay in a certain country. MyDiscoveries cannot issue visas for your trip. You will need to research Visa requirements and contact the nearest embassy or consulate. Australian Government’s travel advice service smartraveller.gov.au is a good place to start. Read more Visa information here.
TRAVEL INSURANCE
  • MyDiscoveries can arrange a personalised travel insurance quote for you.
  • Call us on 1300 404 606 and quote Discovery10 for a 10% discount.
What is included in The Deal? Please refer to the ‘Includes’ section in The Deal for details of what’s included. If you are unclear, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 1300 404 606 for more information.
Are there any health precautions or vaccinations that I need? We recommend you see your doctor at least six weeks prior to travel to get their advice and to allow time for any necessary vaccinations.
Can I arrange my flights with MyDiscoveries? MyDiscoveries is a full-service travel agency and we can arrange flights to any destination. Call us on 1300 404 606 to get a personalised quote.
Do I need travel insurance? We always recommend that you purchase travel insurance as soon as your travel dates are confirmed. MyDiscoveries can arrange a personalised travel insurance quote for you – call us on 1300 404 606
Can MyDiscoveries organise my travel insurance? We always recommend that you purchase travel insurance as soon as your travel dates are confirmed. MyDiscoveries can arrange a personalised travel insurance quote at competitive rates for you – call us on 1300 404 606
When will my booking be confirmed? Once your MyDiscoveries holiday voucher has been purchased you will be contacted by a member of the MyDiscoveries Reservations team. MyDiscoveries will work with the tour operator to get you booked onto your preferred travel dates and will send you an email to confirm your booking information. If for any reason we are unable to book you onto your preferred dates please refer to the MyDiscoveries 30 Day Booking Guarantee to understand our refund policy. When booking in to your travel dates, make sure you have your travel voucher number, traveller names and details of any special requirements.
How do I book optional tours? This depends on the supplier. Bookings for optional tours can only be made once your tour has been paid in full and the supplier has opened up the booking capability in their system (typically this is around 6 months before departure).
  • Full Day Istrian Peninsula (AUD$100)
  • Home Hosted Dinner at Dubelj (AUD$82)
  • Tour of Radovljica with dinner (AUD$84)
  • Lake Bohinj, the Alpine Beauty (AUD$82)

What is the cancellation procedure? / Can I cancel or make changes to my booking? If for any reason you need to cancel your booking, contact the MyDiscoveries Reservations team on 1300 404 606. Once we have received your verbal request for cancellation we will ask you to confirm the request in writing (email or post is fine) so that we can accurately start processing the cancellation. Make sure you include your travel voucher number and traveller names when requesting and confirming the cancellation. Please be aware that the travel operator may impose cancellation fees. In addition, MyDiscoveries will charge a AUD $100 per person cancellation fee for cancellations outside our 30 Day Booking Guarantee period.
When will I receive my tour documentation? This one depends on the tour operator.
What type of clothes should I bring? Bring comfortable walking shoes, a sweater, clothes you can layer and an all-weather jacket. Some religious sites may require modest dress to enter (no shorts, short skirts, or sleeveless tops).
I haven’t received my MyDiscoveries voucher yet. What do I do? If you have not received your voucher contact MyDiscoveries on 1300 404 606 and we will resend your voucher by email or post.
How fit do I need to be? We have graded all MyDiscoveries products with a fitness level. Relaxed, Moderate & Active. For more information on the MyDiscoveries Fitness Levels CLICK HERE
How do I take advantage of the 5 monthly payments plan? At time of booking online, you should be able to select our 5 monthly installment plan as a payment option. If booking over the phone, please mention you wish to pay in 5 monthly payments and our team will ensure this is set up. This is a free of charge service that allows you to pay off your holiday in 5 equal payments. How does it work? Pay only 1/5th of the total of your Holiday at time of booking. Your remaining 4 payments will be taken automatically from the same credit card on the same day of the next 4 months. Easy!
Where can I find the full terms and conditions for MyDiscoveries? Specific terms and conditions for each holiday can be found in the Fine Print section of every holiday. Full terms and condition for My Discoveries can be found HERE