Private Guided Tour: The Best of Zadar and Nin
Discover Zadar, one of the oldest European cities and take a walk trough the lovely streets of charming Nin.
Take a walk trough more than 2000 years old streets of Zadar. Driver and a local guide will come to your hotel to welcome you and you will start your tour from the Seafront Promenade where are located the most famous attractions of the city - the Sea Organ and the Greeting to the Sun. You will continue by sighseeing the Roman Forum Square, church of St. Donatus and the Romanesque Cathedral of St. Anastasia. Afterwards follows maraschino liquor tasting in one of the oldest caffes in Zadar, situated on People`s Square that has been a center of the public life since the Middle Ages.
You will also visit the Museum of Ancient Glass where you will get the chance to watch the glass blowing.
Before departure to Nin, you will have free time.
Local guide will reveal you all the secrets of this small town, situated in the shallow lagoon, near the most beautiful sandy beach in the Zadar Region. Guided tour starts as you pass trough the City Gates, small street takes you to the parish church of St. Anselm and Forum Square where once stood the largest Roman temple on the eastern coast of the Adriatic. Just a short walk away is located the church of Holly Cross which is considered to be world`s smallest cathedral and a monument to Gregory of Nin whoose thumb toe you have to rub for luck. The sightseeing of Nin finishes in the Nin Saltworks where you will get the chance to hear their story of salt.
On the way back to Zadar, we will make a stop for wine tasting Royal Vineyards where you will try the wine made of traditional Croatian grape varieties.
10:00 Hotel Pick Up
10:15 Guided Tour of Zadar - Sea Organ, Greeting to the Sun, Roman Forum Square, Church of St. Donatus, Cathedral of St. Anastasia, People`s Square, Maraschino Liqueur Tasting
12:00-13:00 Free Time
13:00-13:45 Museum of Ancient Glass
13:45-14:15 Drive to Nin
14:15 Guided Tour of Nin - City Gates, Parish Church of St. Anselm, Roman Forum Square, Church of Holly Cross, Monument to St. Gregory of Nin
15:30-16:15 Nin Saltwork
16:15 Departure From Nin
16:30 Wine Tasting at Royal Vineyards
17:30 Departure to Zadar ( Hotel Drop-off) Hours Can Be Changed on Client`s Request.