15 Day Tour Featuring Iconic Cities in Italy and Idyllic Resorts in Croatia
Our multi-city tour of Italy and Croatia starts in the iconic cities of Venice and Rome, where you can discover magical sights and peel back years of history before escaping to nature in some of Croatia’s best-loved resorts. This customizable tour package allows you to discover famous scenes in Italy, such as the Colosseum in Rome and the Grand Canal in Venice, as well as the breath-taking coastal beauty of Dubrovnik and Split in Croatia. With pre-arranged tours, accommodation, private transfers and internal flights, this is the perfect tour on which to discover the best of Italy and Croatia.
- Private gondola ride on the Grand Canal in Venice
- Guided tour of Venice, including Doge’s Palace
- VIP guided tour of ancient Rome, including the Colosseum and Roman Forum
- Private Vatican Museums tour, including the Sistine Chapel
- Island hopping cruise from Dubrovnik
- Walking tour of Split, including the boulevard and Roman Palace
- Day trip to Trogir (a UNESCO-protected town)
Trip Information at a Glance
Places visited: Venice (3 nights), Rome (4 nights), Dubrovnik (3 nights), Split (4 nights)
Note that this itinerary is flexible, meaning you can change the number of nights and locations visited to suit your needs.
Departure dates and prices: Dates are flexible and customizable for private departures, allowing you to choose your preferred departure date. Prices start from $8599 per person, and vary with the season and star of accommodation.
Best for… Culture / Romance / History & Archeology / Architecture / Coastal Beauty
Venice: Start your Italy and Croatia vacation in one of the most romantic cities in the world! The Floating City of Venice is a magical place that has to be seen to be believed and is the perfect place to start your custom Italian tour. The city is known for its decadence, with sublime palaces that line the banks of the Grand Canal, as well as richly furnished churches and residences. While in Venice, you can absorb the city’s beautiful architecture with a sunset gondola tour of the Grand Canal with a private gondolier and you will also be treated to a fascinating city tour, featuring a guided tour of the most special Doge’s Palace. This tour gives you the opportunity to learn more about Venice’s turbulent and luxurious past, and see priceless masterpieces.
Rome: The next stop on your Italy and Croatia vacation gives you the chance to step back in time to the era of the Roman Empire with a stop in Rome. Known as the Eternal City, in Rome you can explore world-famous sites such as the Colosseum and Roman Forum on our VIP ancient Rome tour. This unique and exclusive tour grants you rare access to the protected ruins (including the underground level and upper tier) with a private tour guide. You will also be treated to a special guided tour of the Vatican with an expert historian. The Vatican Museums are home to a rich array of priceless masterpieces and our guide will tell you all the secrets of this spiritual part of the city and explain the significance of the protected exhibits. As a finale to your Vatican tour, you will see the sublime Sistine Chapel, which, with its famous ceiling, will surely be a highlight of your special trip to Rome!
Dubrovnik: After immersing yourself in the divine beauty of Italy, this twin-center vacation takes you to Croatia. Your first stop will be Dubrovnik – one of the most sought-after destinations in Europe. Widely known as the Pearl of the Adriatic, Dubrovnik offers a cocktail of experiences, with the cultural Old Town mixed with breath-taking sandy beaches and unparalleled luxury. It is quaint, yet decadent and offers world-class sailing opportunities and sumptuous coastal views. There are several smaller islands to discover nearby, which are breath-takingly beautiful, and we will give you the chance to relax and enjoy the best of the natural scenery with our Island Hopping day trip from Dubrovnik Harbour. This relaxing tour gives you ample time to relax in the Croatian sunshine and see sublime scenery.
Split: Nestled in the region of Dalmatia amidst the sparkling turquoise waters of the Adriatic Sea, Split is known for its stunning coastal beauty, sandy beaches and island coves. The city has that wow factor to make for an unforgettable vacation in Croatia, which you can discover on our walking tour that features the glamorous city boulevards and the Roman Palace. From Split you can also enjoy a day trip to Trogir, which is a UNESCO-protected site famous for its palm-tree-lined boulevards and charming architecture. As a finale to your special vacation in Europe, there will of course be plenty of time to relax on the white sand beaches or paddle in the crystal waters of Croatia’s coastline.
As specialists in tailor-made vacations, we have the unique ability to customize our multi-city tours to suit our clients’ needs. If you want to amend the number of nights in any destination or change the itinerary or activities, that’s no problem! Please call our friendly team members at (347)-594-5500 or click here to send us an inquiry and start your adventure in the European sunshine today!