Local Living: Local Living Croatia Southern Dalmatia (ECDL)
Trip Style: Local Living - Don't just visit; move right in
Always dreamed of renting a villa or cottage somewhere but thought you couldn't afford tos You can now. Local Living adventures put you undercover in some of the world's greatest and most out-there destinations and serve up a taste of life as it's lived every day. Unpack once at a central home base-a Tuscan farmhouse, a French river barge, a private home in the Amazon Delta, that sort of thing-and explore alongside like-minded travellers and a connected CEO who knows the area best.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 8, avg 6.
Meals Included: 6 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 6 dinners
Accommodations: Rural Croatian farm villa (6 nts).
Relax at a rustic farm villa with friendly Croatian hosts, sample local wines and olive oil, cycle through the rural countryside, cook traditional fare alongside a Croatian family, explore the walled city of Dubrovnik.
For Old World charm and medieval splendour, it's hard to beat Croatia. Now imagine living there like the locals do - with full access to local wine and olive oil, a farm villa to reside in, and day trips to Dubrovnik and the Adriatic Sea among other legendary locales. All this and more is waiting for you on this weeklong sojourn to rural Croatia, where you'll walk, bike, and sail all over Dubrovnik before retiring to your rustic villa home for the evening. Seize the opportunity to live the Croatian way and make memories that will last a lifetime.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 12/31/2017
- 7 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Lovorno||Day 1 Dubrovnik/Lovorno (1D)|
Share a rustic villa with sweeping views of the Konavle Valley and the Adriatic Sea with fellow travellers. This well-equipped and tastefully decorated property has a swimming pool and outdoor terrace for downtime. The Mujo family is our host and lives just next door; they love to share their culture with travellers. Included Activities: Arrival Day Transport: Private Vehicle (0.25 hour(s))
|Day 2||Lovorno||Day 2 Lovorno (1B, 1D)|
Travel the wine route through Konavle, and learn all about wine, prosecco, and olive oil production with some time for samples as well. Included Activities: Wine and Olive Oil Tasting Tour
|Day 3||Lovorno||Day 3 Lovorno (1B, 1D)|
Free morning for hiking, swimming at a local beach or lounging at the villa. Enjoy a hands-on cooking class with the hosts using fresh ingredients from the neighbours and the farm. Included Activities: Traditional Croatian Cooking Class
|Day 4||Lovorno||Day 4 Lovorno (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Enjoy a full-day boat trip cruising the Adriatic Sea. Stop to swim in a few spots before an afternoon at a secluded beach. Included Activities: Adriatic Sea Boating Excursion
|Day 5||Lovorno||Day 5 Lovorno (1B, 1D)|
Transfer to Dubrovnik for an orientation walk with the CEO, and enjoy free time to explore this picturesque walled city on the Adriatic Coast. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s))
|Day 6||Lovorno||Day 6 Lovorno (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Enjoy a leisurely half-day cycling excursion through the region, stopping off for a picnic lunch at the hosts vineyard. Free time in the afternoon. Included Activities: Cycling Excursion
|Day 7||Dubrovnik||Day 7 Lovorno/Dubrovnik (1B)|
Depart at any time; departure transfer to the airport is included. Included Activities: Departure Day Transport: Private Vehicle
Local Flights: N/A
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