LUXURY SELF DRIVE TOUR OF ALPS & ADRIATIC COAST
SLOVENIA & CROATIA
SELF DRIVING HOLIDAY
UP TO • 1700 KM • 7 SCENIC DRIVES • 8+ NIGHTS • LJUBLJANA • ALPS TO THE MEDITERRANEAN COAST • LAKE BLED • TRIESTE • PREDJAMA CASTLE • POSTOJNA CAVES • PAG ISLAND • PLITVICKA JEZERA NATIONAL PARK • TROGIR • SPLIT • DUBROVNIK
SLOVENIA 🇸🇮 CROATIA 🇭🇷 ITALY 🇮🇹 BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA 🇧🇦
MARCH — NOVEMBER
FROM LJUBLJANA | SLOVENIA
On this bespoke GPS guided driving tour through Europe visit amazing countries including Slovenia, Croatia and Italy. Experience the most scenic routes through the Julian Alps all the way south to the Mediterranean Sea to follow the Adriatic Coast.
The driving tour features stages along winding mountain roads, past vineyards, cypress hills and the most scenic coastal road drive you can find in Europe. Eat oysters at scenic fishing villages, explore port cities and cross the iconic bridge to Pag Island.
DAY 1 — ARRIVAL TO LJUBLJANA
Europe’s cutest capital at Ljubljana in Slovenia will be your base. Enjoy a private transfer from the Airport to your hotel. In the early evening meet your tour expert for a personal Meet & Greet and handover of your car and touring pack.
HIGHLIGHTS: DAY AT LEISURE — MEET & GREET — RECEIVE TOURING PACK WITH PROGRAMMED GPS UNIT & DAY-BY-DAY-ROAD-BOOK — DELIVERY OF YOUR PORSCHE OR OTHER CAR
DAY 2 — ALPS & ADRIATIC COAST
Like all following mornings press the "GO" button and follow the programmed GPS along your scenic route.
Travel the scenic route via the Julian Alps and Lake Bled to the Adriatic Coast and stay one night in Italy.
HIGHLIGHTS: BLED CASTLE & LAKE — SLOVENIAS MOST FAMOUS ALPINE PASS — ITALY — JULIAN ALPS — ADRIATIC COAST OF ITALY
DAY 3 — 3 COUNTRIES IN 1 DAY
From Italy loop back into Slovenia to visit the stunning Postoijna Cave — the most diverse cave system in the world.
The scenic routes of the region will also take you past Predjama Castle, embraced by a rock. The fast sweeping country roads will lead you into Croatia, where you will be based at the sea-side resort of Selce.
HIGHLIGHTS: PREDJAMA CASTLE — POSTJONA CAVE — MILITARY HISTORY PARK
DAY 4 — THE BEST SCENIC ROUTE
Expect the perfect balance of coastline drives, mountain passes and beautiful sweeping countryside roads.
The day is packed with lovely scenery, breathtaking roads and sheer endless scenic views. This will be without the doubt your favourite day on this tour.
HIGHLIGHTS: TESLA MEMORIAL CENTRE — CROATIA'S ONLY MOUNTAIN PASS — MOST BEAUTIFUL STRETCH OF COASTAL ROAD IN EUROPE
DAY 5 — PAG ISLAND LOOP
Stay a 2nd night at the sea-side resort of Zadar and explore the 60 km long island in the nearby bay. Cross the iconic Pag bridge following the scenic road sweeping trough moonlike scenery with olive groves.
Enjoy an exquisite lunch inside a lovely vineyard before you head back to your sea-side hotel. Enjoy the pool and look forward to some fresh seafood dinner overlooking the Adriatic Coast in the evening.
HIGHLIGHTS: PAG ISLAND BRIDGE — OLIVE GROVES & VINEYARDS — LUNCH ON THE ISLAND
DAY 6 — 16 LAKE ROUTE
To make your journey a round trip return to Ljubljana in Slovenia on the scenic country roads of the backcountry.
Stop at the Plitvice National Park to visit the calm waters on 16 terraced lakes. Truly an exceptional natural beauty that is unique in the world.
HIGHLIGHTS: PLITVICKA JEZERA NATIONAL PARK — CROATIAN HOMELAND WAR MUSEUM
DAY 7 — DEPARTURE
✅ Programmed GPS for effortless navigation
✅ Printed Day-by-Day Road-Book in English
✅ Hotel Accommodation including breakfast
✅ Private Arrival Transfer from local airport
✅ Meet & Greet at your hotel
✅ On Call / WhatsApp Support on tour
✅ Travel your own pace and visit iconic sights
✅ Car Model Guarantee with insurance
✅ Delivery & Collection at your hotel
✅ All tour mileage and a little extra on tour
7 DAYS | 6 NIGHTS | 5 DRIVES
1660 KM / 1030 MILES
Prices per person assuming 2 people sharing room/car on
"starting at" base in Euro excluding optional driving days.
EXTEND YOUR DRIVING ADVENTURE TO SPLIT/DUBROVNIK
DAY 7 — LAKE ROUTE TO SPLIT
Endless fast sweeping inland roads along beautiful lakes form your outstanding driving route to the vibrant city of Split.
Enjoy lunch on a 9th century fortress with spectacular views over they valley and loop past the port town of Trogir. The town was designated a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1997 and is home to a number of fascinating historic sights.
HIGHLIGHTS: CROATIAN LAKE ROUTE — HISTORIC PORT TOWN OF TROGIR
DAY 8 — DAY AT LEISURE IN SPLIT
Explore the most vibrant port city in Croatia, stunningly located between mountains and sea.
It is also the economic and cultural centre of the Dalmatian coast with iconic attractions from Romans times.
HIGHLIGHTS: 1700 YEARS OLD PALACE — CATHEDRAL — JUPITERS TEMPLE — RIVA WATERFRONT — BEACHES
DAY 9 — DEPARTURE
DAY 9 — STON & DUBROVNIK
The beautiful coastal roads between Split and Dubrovnik include a twenty kilometres stretch through the Republic of Bosnia Herzegovina.
After making the passage drive to Ston Island. Here at the Old Town you can try the famous Croatian oysters right at the port before you reach Dubrovnik.
HIGHLIGHTS: DRIVE 20 KM / 12 MILES OF BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA — OYSTER TASTING — STON ISLAND — BACINA LAKES — DUBROVNIK
DAY 10 — DAY AT DUBROVNIK
Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful medieval towns of the planet. Located at the breathtaking Adriatic coast with sandy beaches. This town truly is an fairy tale-like and exceptionally beautiful tourist destination.
HIGHLIGHTS: OLD TOWN — PALACES — THE SQUARES — OLD PORT — CATHEDRAL — BELL TOWER — ST. LAWRENCE FORTRESS
DAY 11 — DEPARTURE
UP TO 2 NIGHTS — 5* INTERCONTINENTAL
In the centre of Ljubljana. Rooms and suites offer the highest level of comfort and elegance. There is an indoor heated pool available on the 18th floor of the hotel, which means you can enjoy views of the city while getting a charge out of the water.
UP TO 2 NIGHTS — 5* FAILISIA HOTEL
Part of chic sea-side town Portopiccolo in Italy , Falisia is an integral part of this elite marina village and relaxation extends to the hotel's wellness center as well as the amazing Portopiccolo Spa.
UP TO 2 NIGHTS — 5* AMABILIS HOTEL
Small boutique hotel at Selce with views over the Adriatic Coast. Enjoy stylish rooms, the wellness facilities with a pool and a private beach. For dinner we recommend the hotels excellent sea-food restaurant.
UP TO 2 NIGHTS — 5* FALKENSTEINER IADERA
Located on the private Peninsula Punta Skala near Zadar at the Adriatic Coast. The hotel features with over 6000 m² a Spa of unique size in Croatia. Amazing interior and architectural design surrounded by the turquoise blue Adriatic sea, it is surely one of the most beautiful places in Croatia.
UP TO 2 NIGHTS — 5* PARK HOTEL
First-class hotel in the centre of Split, right next to the famous Bačvice beach. Our guests praise the breakfast and the outdoor pool. Since 1921, Park Hotel has been the only prestigious hotel in Split. Highlighted by the refined Art Deco style interior of the restaurant, lobby, winter garden and rooms.
UP TO 2 NIGHTS — 5* PALACE HOTEL
Nestled on the scenic seafront between a pine forest and the turquoise coastal waters of the lush Lapad peninsula in Dubrovnik. Dramatic cliffside location, each room and suite have private balconies and beautiful sea views. Great food and excellent service prevail. During your stay, you will be tempted to try out everything that is on offer: four swimming pools, one of which is indoors, hotel beach, tennis courts, fabulous snorkeling and a PADI diving centre, as well as a leafy jogging path and walking routes through the woods behind the hotel.