JULY 20th, 2015 TRIP TO PLITVICE LAKE, 50 Euro VAT included
Plan and Program: Departure from Zagreb at 8.00. Departure to Plitvice lakes, our oldest and most popular National Park.
In 1979 the National Park Plitvice Lakes are listed on the UNESCO list of natural World Heritage.
Tour of lakes, walk and views of waterfalls, flora and fauna to the largest lake Kozjak, driving boat and walk through the park. Lunch.
Return to Zagreb at around 5pm.
The price includes:
- Transport luxury tourist bus
- Licensed tour escorts during trips
- Entrance to Plitvice Lakes National Park and local guides
- All tours according to the program
JULY 21ST, 2015, TECHNICAL MUSEUM
Technical Museum is located at 18 Savska Street in Zagreb and it exhibits numerous historic aircraft, cars, machinery and equipment. The museum was founded in 1954 and went into operation in Savska street in 1963. The Technical Museum maintains the oldest preserved steam engine in the area, dating from the mid-19th century, which is still operational.
There are various distinct sections in the museum:
- The Planetarium, which is led by Ante Radonić
- The Beehive exhibit.
- The Mine - model of mines for coal, iron and non-ferrous metals, about 300 m (980 ft) long.
- The Nikola Tesla study.
The Museum organizes educational, study, informative and occasional exhibitions, lectures and panel discussions on popular science, as well as playrooms and workshops.
JULY 22ND, 2015, ZAGREB SIGHTSEEING
Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Croatia. It is located in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river, at the southern slopes of the Medvednica mountain. The history of Zagreb dates as far back as 1094 A.D when the Hungarian King Ladislaus, returning from his campaign against Croatia, founded a diocese. Alongside the bishop's see, the canonical settlement Kaptol developed north of Zagreb Cathedral, as did the fortified settlement Gradec on the neighbouring hill; the border between the two being the Medveščak stream. Today the latter is Zagreb's Upper Town (Gornji Grad) and is one of the best preserved urban nuclei in Croatia. Zagreb's numerous museums reflect the history, art and culture not only of Zagreb and Croatia, but also of Europe and the world. Around thirty collections in museums and galleries comprise more than 3.6 million various exhibits, excluding church and private collections.
JULY 23RD, 2015 DINNER AT THE PALACE DVERCE
The Palace Dverce (former palace Buratti) is a property of the City of Zagreb and it is used for gala banquets and other representative purposes which are organized by the Major and City Council. It is located at the Katarining trg 6 at the cities Gornji grad (engl. Upper City). The building reclines on the cities walls and she gained its current appearance in the XIX. Century after restructuring done by the architect Kuno Waidmann. The palace is used for gala banquets since her owner, contessa Klotilda Buratti, gave the palace to the city of Zagreb.
JULY 24TH, 2015, TRIP TO ZADAR
Trip to Zadar is planned on the June 24th, 2015 with organized transportation. Situated in the heart of the Adriatic, Zadar is the urban center of northern Dalmatia as administrative, economic, cultural and political center of the region. The district of present day Zadar has been populated since prehistoric times. The earliest evidence of human life comes from the Late Stone Age. Zadar is a city monument, surrounded by historical ramparts, a treasury of the archaeological and monumental riches of ancient and medieval times, Renaissance and many contemporary architectural achievements such as the first sea organs in the world. A greeting to sun is located in the port of Zadar, next to the Sea Organ. This is the place overlooking the city harbor, islands and famous Zadar sunset.
The Greetings to sun uses solar power to create a light show that displays at night. After sunset the lighting elements are activated installed in the circuit, and following a particularly programmed scenario, they produce very impressive show of light.The coast is particularly indented, the islands and the untouched nature allures many boaters to this regions.