Private Tour: Nin And Royal Vineyards From Zadar

From
USD
Per Person
Book this tour with

Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    09:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Airports
    Zadar Airport, Zadar Croatia
    Ports
    Port Authority Zadar, Gaženička cesta 28c, 23000, Zadar, Croatia
    .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Explore the rich cultural heritage of Nin, home to the world's smallest cathedral and museums containing ancient ship remains. You'll also visit the Royal Vineyards and taste award-wining wines on this private tour.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Delve into the stories and history of Nin on this private guided tour. You will be picked up from your hotel in Zadar and taken by private vehicle to Nin, a small city with aroyal heritage.

Nin was founded by the Liburns and served as a hub for Croatian kings and bishops. The city's two main characteristics, salt and maritime, are still relevant today. Your private guide will tell you about the city's founding and growth as a royal destination, and also point out historic boat types stilldotting the shore.

On the tour, you'll visit the world's smallest cathedral, the Salt Museum, and the City Museum, where you'll see the remains of ancient Roman and Liburnian ships. Your private guide will tell you stories of royalty and fascinating history, while giving you space to explore on your own. The Church of the Holy Cross is known as 'thesmallest cathedral in the world' and is one of the most valuable monuments of early Croatian religious architecture. You will also visittheparish Church of St Anselm,the remains of a Roman temple which are some of the best-preserved on the eastern of the Adriatic Sea, and the Baptismal Font of Duke Vieslav, the first Croatian duke. At the Museum of Salt, you will learn about salt production and taste the region's famous 'salt flower.'You'll also visit to the Museum of Nin Antiquities, which features artifacts from Nin's founding to today. Finally, you will visit the monument ofGrgur Ninski.According to legend, if you touch the toe of the bronze statue of Grgur Ninski, who was a bishop who advocated for a national script and the Slavonic language, you will have good luck.

Nin is surrounded by lagoons and beaches, with vast salt fields on the eastern side. Take some time to relax or photograph your surroundings.

After your city visit, you'll head to theRoyal Vineyards, which are planted on land once owned by Croatian king Petar Kreimir IV. Here, you will learn about the winemaking process and taste some of Croatia's finest wines.

You will be dropped back at your hotel in Zadar at the end of the tour.

Inclusions

Hotel pick up and drop off

Local guide

Degustation of finest awarded vines

Transport by private vehicle

Exclusions

Gratuities

Lunch

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Dress code is smart casual.

Minimum drinking age is 18 years

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Service animals allowed

Infant seats available

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate