Slovenia & Croatia: Business Studies

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Length

13 days

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Destinations

Zagreb, Zadar, Split and Island of Brac

Program includes

  • 11 Nights of Hotel Accommodation
  • All Ground Transportation
  • Daily Continental Breakfast
  • 8 Group Dinners
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tours
  • Full Time Guidance & Assistance
  • Travelers Insurance

Program highlights

  • 3 University Visits
  • Bled Castle
  • Diocletian Palace
  • Plitvice National Park
  • Postojna Cave
  • Krka National Park
  • Old Pharmacy & Medieval City Walls
  • Day Trip to Bled & Salona

Itinerary

Day 1 – Departure

  • Depart Home for Ljubljana, Slovenia

Day 2 – Ljubljana

  • Arrive in Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Airport Transfer
  • Orientation Walking Tour – The group will become oriented with their neighborhood, the public transportation systems, nearby pharmacies, markets, ATMs, etc. Additionally, an in-depth safety briefing will be provided for what to do incase of an emergency.
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tour of Ljubljana – Old Town, Castle, Triple Bridge, Dragon Bridge, Republic Square and more…
  • Welcome Dinner – The group will be taken for an authentic dinner with a wide variety of menu options to cater all diets. 

Day 3 – Ljubljana

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • University of Ljubljana Visit – The University of Ljubljana is the oldest and largest higher education and scientific research institution in Slovenia. University with its rich tradition was founded in 1919. It has approximately 38,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and employs approximately 6,000 higher education teachers, researchers, assistants and administrative staff in 23 faculties and three arts academies.
  • Lunch Break
  • Riverside Market
  • Group Dinner – included

Day 4 – Ljubljana

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Day Trip to Bled (approx. 1 hour)
  • Bled Castle – The picturesque Bled Castle standing on the cliff towering over the lake, with the high Julian Alps rising in the background was built by the Bishops of Brixen and first mentioned in documents in the year 1011, the castle celebrated its 1000 year anniversary in 2011.
  • Pletna Boat Ride – Pletna boats are made by locals and are typical of Bled. Their origins date back to 1590.
  • Transfer to Postojna Cave (approx. 1.5 hours)
    Postojna Cave – the world’s most captivating cave with magnificent cave formations and diverse fauna. Take an unforgettable ride on Postojna Cave’s underground train and experience a fascinating subterranean paradise shaped by tiny droplets over millions of years.
  • Return to Ljubljana

Day 5 – Zagreb

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Train to Zagreb, Croatia (approx. 3 hours)
  • Check-in, Relax & Refresh
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tour of Zagreb – Ban Jelačić Square, the Dolac Market, Gric Tunnel, Strossmayer Promenade, Lotrščak Tower, and the Stone Gate and more…
  • Student Arranged Business Visit
  • Group Dinner – included

Day 6 – Zagreb

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Edwards Bernays University College Visit – Edward Bernays University College is a unique higher education institution with the most innovative Communications and Tourism study programmes in the southeastern part of Europe.
  • Lunch Break
  • Continue Walking Tour of Zagreb
  • Group Dinner – included

Day 7 – Split

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Transfer to Split via Plitvice National Park
  • Plitvice National Park – Plitvice Lakes is the oldest and largest national park in the Republic of Croatia. The Plitvice Lakes National Park offers visitors seven different routes to tour the lake system, and four hiking trails.
  • Arrival in Spilt
  • Check-in, Relax & Refresh

Day 8 – Split

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Trogir – Although findings in the local area suggest that there must have been settlements at the site of Trogir in prehistoric times, the town’s history really starts with a Greek settlement in the 3rd century BC.
  • Diocletian Palace – These ruins are some of the most valuable surviving buildings of the Roman era on the Adriatic coast.
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tour of Split
  • Group Dinner – included

Day 9 – Split

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Day Trip to Salona
  • Krka National Park – Walking Trail and Boat Ride
  • Group Dinner – included

Day 10 –  Dubrovnik

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Transfer to Dubrovnik via Mostar
  • Arrival in Dubrovnik – Check-in, Relax & Refresh
  • Group Dinner – included

Day 11 – Dubrovnik

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Free Day (Student Organized Business Visit)
  • Optional Activities: Day trip to Montenegro, Island of Korcula Peljesac Peninsula, Game of
  • Thrones Tour.

Day 12 – Dubrovnik

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • University of Dubrovnik Visit
  • Old Pharmacy & Medieval City Walls
  • Farewell Dinner & Program Closing

Day 13 – Return

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Airport Transfer
  • Depart Dubrovnik, Croatia for Home

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