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Ally

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Overview

  • from £1,295 PP
  • 7 Days, 10 Days, 14 Days
  • Private
  • Mar - May & Sep - Oct
  • Easy
  • 3hrs from London

Highlights

Discover the beautiful Adriatic with this superb 7 night luxury Split and Brac twin centre holiday. Explore the wonderfully historic city of Split with its UNESCO listed Diocletian’s Palace and stunning architecture before hopping over to the island of Brac.

Brac offers sumptuous and world-renowned beaches and a myriad of activities for all. The town of Bol is an idyllic spot to relax and admire its beautiful harbour or visit Vidova Gora to get exquisite views over the other Adriatic islands.

Our Flexi - Promise

  • 10% deposit to book

    Book your trip with us and pay a reduced deposit with the rest 90 days before your departure

  • Full Flexibility

    If you are not comfortable travelling, you have the right to cancel and get a refund up to 45 days before your departure

  • ATOL & ABTOT Protected

    Your trip with us is fully financially protected by our travel insurers. Peace of mind guaranteed.

  • No Change Fees

    We will not charge you any admin fees if you would like to change your travel dates or destination with us

At a Glance

  • Day 1
    • Arrival: Split

      • Private transfer to Split hotel. Private tour of Diocletian's Palace & Old Town.
  • Day 2
    • Optional: Trogir & Klis Fortress

      • Private guided tour of Trogit town & Kils Fortress.
  • Day 3
    • Optional: Krka National Park & Sibenik

      • Private guided tour to Krka Waterfalls National Park & the city of Sibenik.
  • Day 4
    • Brac Island

      • Sea crossing to Brac Island. Explore the picturesque town & surrounding area.
  • Day 5
    • Optional: Blue Cave

      • Speedboat tour to Hvar and the famous Blue Cave.
  • Day 6
    • Optional: Explore Brac Island

      • Private tour of Brac Island including wine-tasting.
  • Day 7
    • Optional: Kayaking or Safari

      • Sea Kayaking or Buggy Safari in Brac.
  • Day 8
    • Departure: Split

      • Return transfer by catamaran to Split. Private airport transfer.
  • Day by Day Itinerary

    Day 1 Arrival to Split

    View to the port of Split

    Welcome to Split! As a second-biggest city in Croatia, Split is the main harbour in Dalmatia region and a starting point for many holidaymakers.
    The Diocletian’s Palace makes the core of the Old Town and a symbol of modern-day Split, incorporating an eclectic combination of Roman temples, Gothic palaces and modern Mediterranean-style stone houses.
    We will organise a private tour of Diocletian’s Palace and Old Town so you can learn about Split’s history in great detail.
    Don’t miss Riva, Split’s palm tree-lined promenade, panorama from Marjan hill or simply walking the cobbled streets of the Old Town, infused with history.

      Day 2 OPTIONAL Explore Trogir and Klis fortress

      Old Town of Trogir

      To start your day, visit Klis fortress, lodged in the mountain above Split. In the past, it served as a line of defence against Mongols and Ottoman empire.

      Later, continue towards Trogir. This Medieval island town is another UNESCO-listed site in Croatia. Walk the streets of Trogir admiring preserved Kamerlengo castle and tower and a series of dwellings and palaces from the Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque periods. Connected with Trogir via bridge is Čiovo island, and with a short walk or a taxi drive, you can spend part of your day enjoying beautiful beaches.

        Day 3 OPTIONAL Visit Krka Waterfalls National Park and city of Sibenik

        Krka National Park, Unforgettable Croatia, Croatia

        If you’d like to change scenery and swap cityscapes for landscapes, head over to Krka Waterfalls national park. Enjoy beautiful waterfalls and lakes and stroll along pathways winding through the lush flora. Don’t forget to bring your swimsuit as you’ll have an opportunity to have a swim in front of stunning Skradinski Buk waterfall. Afterwards, visit city of Sibenik and admire its UNESCO-listed St James’s cathedral and fortresses surrounding the city. It’s possible to extend the visit so you can visit the local ethno village, with demonstrations in traditional food preparation, or visit birds of prey sanctuary.

          Day 4 Arrival to Brac

          Brac

          After breakfast, our driver will take you to Split harbour where you will board a ferry to Brac island.

          Check into the hotel and spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Explore picturesque town, relax at the beach and enjoy local cuisine, surrounded by lush nature and beautiful sea views. Brac island is very cycle-friendly, so if you wish to explore the inland villages, olive groves, vineyards and coastline further, cycling is one of the best ways to do so.

            Day 5 OPTIONAL Blue Cave tour with 5 islands

            The Blue Cave

            If you’re up for an adventure, board a speedboat for a small group tour of 5 islands and an unforgettable visit to the Blue Cave, a stunning natural phenomenon, wowing visitors with its ethereal blue glow.

            Spend the day cliff jumping, snorkelling, cave diving and discovering hidden coves and beaches, accompanied by an experienced guide.

              Day 6 OPTIONAL Explore Brac island

              Zlatni rat beach

              Go on a tour with a private driver, who will drive you up St Vid mountain for stunning panoramic views of Zlatni Rat beach and island of Hvar in front. Afterwards, you will visit Blaca Hermitage, then Skrip, the oldest village on the island, containing museum of island of Brac and Museum of Olive oil, where you can learn more about the production of ‘liquid gold’.

              You can stop for lunch or olive oil/wine tasting on the way.

                Day 7 OPTIONAL Sea kayaking or buggy safari

                Sea kayaking

                If you like to be active on your holiday, why don’t you go sea kayaking along the clear waters of the northern side of the island, or join a buggy safari, exploring unbeaten paths, zipping through the olive groves and quarries.

                These two activities offer unique perspective of Brac island and allow you to explore its natural beauty – and having fun whilst doing so!

                  Day 8 Private Transfer to Split Airport

                  Split Harbour, Split, Croatia, Unforgettable Croatia

                  This exciting and relaxing 7-night twin centre Dalmatian experience has come to an end. You will be transferred by sea crossing to Split and then by private transfer to the airport after this memorable holiday.

                    Preferred Hotels

                    Piazza Heritage Hotel, Split

                    Piazza Heritage Hotel, Split

                    The Piazza Heritage Hotel is situated in prime position on the main square of the Pjaca, in Split’s historical town centre. The charming luxury boutique hotel is located within a beautiful Venetian Art Nouveau palace building and has 7 luxury air-conditioned rooms and modern amenities.

                    Hotel Bol, Brac

                    Hotel Bol, Brac

                    Hotel Bol is situated on the beautiful coastal stretch of Bol, on the island of Brac. The beach is 400m away and the town’s shops, bars and restaurants are all within easy walking distance.

                    What’s Included

                    • Return flights from the UK
                    • Bed and breakfast accommodation in 4 star hotels in Split and Brac
                    • Private transfers throughout your trip
                    • Pre-booked catamaran tickets
                    • Private walking tour of Split
                    • Your holiday is ATOL protected for your peace of mind
                    • Access to our concierge service

                    Customise this Itinerary

                    • Extend this twin-centre holiday to as many nights as you would like
                    • You can choose how many nights you would like to spend in Split and Brac

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