Along the coast the green hills serve as a backdrop to the inlets, cliffs and beaches along the Adriatic Sea.
Croatia is a remarkable mix of cultures - Roman, Byzantine, Venetian and Slavic. In addition to the attraction of its glorious coastline, it is also well known for its lively cafes, busy markets and colourful folklore, so it has become one of Europe’s favourite destinations.
Our hotel for this Stay-Put tour is the First Class Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik - a delightful resort located in the green oasis of the Babin Kuk peninsula with spectacular views of the Elaphiti Islands. Situated near the old town of Dubrovnik (6 kms away), you can enjoy strolling in the medieval town, visiting churches, palaces and monasteries. For stunning views of the Adriatic, take a walk along the path atop the city ramparts. The old town has many cafes, bars, restaurants and shops.
Facilities of the hotel include a variety of bars and restaurants, a luxury wellness spa and both indoor (heated) and outdoor (not heated) pools. 250 meters from the hotel is the beautiful Val President Relax Beach, with its well-tended coastline, crystal clear sea, beautiful views of the Elaphiti Islands and numerous amenities including water sports, a diving centre, a mooring place for boats and occasional daytime and evening events. Guest rooms for our stay are all superior category with balcony and sea view, and complimentary WIFI provided throughout the hotel.
* Those joining any of our tours to Europe must be able to walk fairly long distances and climb stairs easily.