Discover Croatia: A Guide for Meeting & Event Planners

Welcome to the Rich Tapestry of Croatia

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Embark on a journey to the picturesque landscapes of Croatia, where the Adriatic Sea meets historic architecture, and cultural richness intertwines with modern allure. This guide is your gateway to unlocking the treasures of Croatia, offering insights into local expertise, exciting activities, luxurious accommodations, and unique venues that make this country a premier destination for unforgettable gatherings.

Beyond the Adriatic: Unveiling the Nation’s Diversity

Beyond the stunning coastlines and crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic, Croatia is a country pulsating with a rich tapestry of diversity, history, and a spectrum of captivating experiences. This nation, steeped in history and brimming with cultural vitality, offers a journey through time and tradition that extends far beyond its shores.

In the south, the ancient streets of Dubrovnik, known as the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’, tell tales of a storied past. This UNESCO World Heritage site, with its towering city walls and baroque buildings, is a living museum that captivates historians and casual visitors alike. Hosting an event in this medieval city not only provides a stunning backdrop but also immerses attendees in centuries of history.

Further north, Split buzzes with vibrant energy. The city is home to Diocletian’s Palace, a remarkable example of Roman architecture. This ancient palace complex, with its labyrinth of streets filled with bars, shops, and restaurants, offers a unique setting for events that seek to blend historical grandeur with modern energy.

The capital city, Zagreb, unveils a different aspect of Croatia’s diversity. Its Upper Town (Gornji Grad), known for its charming streets and colorful buildings, is a hub of cultural activities. From art exhibitions to music festivals, Zagreb’s Upper Town offers a dynamic and creative atmosphere ideal for engaging and inspiring attendees.

Croatia’s culinary scene is as diverse as its landscapes. The local markets in cities like Rijeka and Pula are treasure troves of fresh produce, offering a taste of the region’s rich culinary traditions. For wine enthusiasts, exploring Croatia’s wine regions, such as Istria and Dalmatia, is a journey through rolling vineyards and family-run wineries, offering an insight into the country’s burgeoning wine industry.

Additionally, consider the Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagreb not just as an artistic site but as a dynamic event space. This unique museum, which houses a collection of personal objects from failed relationships, blends modern art with historical surroundings, providing a thought-provoking backdrop for events that seek to challenge and engage.

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Local Expertise: Navigating Croatia’s Unique Charms

At the heart of our approach lies a profound understanding of Croatia’s unique blend of tradition and beauty. With roots deeply embedded in the local fabric, Hosts Global Alliance Member,  Eurotravel Solutions navigates the country’s diverse regions with finesse. Our longstanding relationships with top hotels and venues ensure a seamless execution of events, from intricate logistical details to creative conceptualization. As esteemed partners with iconic landmarks like Hvar’s Hotel Elisabeth Palace, Dubrovnik’s Fortress Lovrijenac and Istria’s Meneghetti Wine Hotel, we bring a wealth of local expertise to the table, offering exclusive access to breathtaking spaces and unparalleled service for an elevated event experience. 

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Elevating Experiences 

Hollywood goes Croatia

Croatia gradually evolved into a real movie star! Experience the iconic filming locations of Game of Thrones in a Tour through Dubrovnik or visit Split’s historic center, which is built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s palace and has been used as a filming location for Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi.

In 2018, the famous lyrics of the songs of the ABBA group echoed around the beautiful island of Vis, which astonished the directors of the movie so much, they decided to turn it into the Greek resort of Kalokairi. The city Opatija, often referred to as the Croatian Monte Carlo, served as a filming location in 2013 for the Hollywood movie Diana, depicting the last two years of Princess Diana’s life.

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Exciting Activities

Engage in team-building activities that are infused with the spirit of Croatia’s rich history. Organize historical scavenger hunts in ancient cities, sailing regattas along the Adriatic coast or cultural workshops that introduce traditional Croatian crafts and customs. These activities not only foster teamwork but also provide a deeper understanding and appreciation of Croatia’s cultural legacy.

Join for an unforgettable experience as you navigate through picturesque rivers like Cetina with your rafting boat and strengthen your team spirit! The zipline in Omiš is one of the longest and fastest in Europe, providing an exhilarating adrenaline rush as participants zoom along the cables at high speeds. The thrill of flying through the air above such spectacular terrain is an adventure travelers dream.

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Stunning Landscapes

Transform your event into an immersive journey through Croatia’s diverse landscapes, a nation where every corner offers a new discovery. Begin with the cultural richness of the Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Its series of stunning waterfalls and turquoise lakes provide a serene and majestic setting for outdoor activities, nature walks, and photographic explorations, perfect for groups looking to connect with nature. Combine it with a visit to mesmerizing Rastoke, a fairytale-like village with cascading waterfalls and river-top houses.

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Culinary Delights

Croatia’s culinary scene is a voyage of flavors waiting to be explored – with 11 Michelin star restaurants, like the iconic Agli Amici in Rovinj, it provides offers for even the most luxurious taste buds. Embark on a culinary adventure through local markets in cities like Split and Dubrovnik. These markets offer a taste of the region’s rich culinary heritage, from fresh seafood to locally-produced olive oils and wines. Cooking classes or guided food tours can be arranged, offering participants a hands-on experience with Croatian cuisine like visiting oyster farms & tasting tour in Ston or participating in a truffle hunt and preparing your food in Istria. A truly authentic experience is tasting grilled octopus pod pekom, cooked on the traditional peka grill, perfectly paired with Croatian white wine.

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Luxury Accommodations

Elevate your stay in Croatia, the Jewel of the Adriatic, with a selection of luxurious accommodations that cater to the most discerning travelers. Experience the historic charm of the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel, a distinguished establishment that has hosted celebrities and royalty since its opening in 1925. Its timeless elegance and commitment to luxury make it a prestigious choice in the heart of Croatia’s capital.

Grand Park Rovinj, is praised for its modern architecture and stylish design, characterized by contemporary elegance and Mediterranean flair. It is surrounded by lush greenery and offers remarkable vistas of the old town of Rovinj. With personalized service and meticulous attention to detail, it stands as a special destination for an unforgettable getaway on the Croatian coast.

These are just a few examples of Croatia’s five-star hotels, each offering unique experiences, from opulent city hotels to seaside resorts. They redefine hospitality with their impeccable service, exquisite dining, and luxurious amenities, ensuring a stay that is as unforgettable as it is comfortable.


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Unique Venues and Entertainment Options

Croatia, with its rich history and vibrant cultural tapestry, offers a playground of unique event venues. The historic allure of Trakošćan Castle, set amidst rolling hills and a picturesque lake, provides a fairy-tale backdrop for any event. Its grand halls and manicured gardens are perfect for elegant receptions, gala dinners, or romantic weddings. Combine it with a visit to Varazdin, one of the best preserved old towns in Croatia, famous for its cuisine and thermal spas.

Visnjica Venue in Dubrovnik,  situated in the breathtaking coastal city of Dubrovnik, provides a captivating backdrop for events, offering panoramic views of the sea and surrounding islands. It is special for its stunning location, historic charm, versatile spaces, professional services, and exclusive atmosphere. This impressive outdoor complex can easily transform and it is suitable for organizing all kinds of events, from a daytime multipurpose space to a magical night location for gala dinners and gatherings.

For a modern and dynamic setting, the facilities of Arena Zagreb stand ready. This contemporary venue, one of the largest in Croatia, is suited for large-scale conferences, exhibitions, and concerts, offering state-of-the-art technology and flexible space options.

Entertainment in Croatia is as diverse as its landscapes. Gain exclusive access to the country’s thriving arts scene with private performances at the Croatian National Theatre, offering a range of operas, ballets, and dramatic productions. Alternatively, host bespoke events at the iconic Tvornica Kulture in Zagreb, known for its vibrant music scene and artistic atmosphere.

These venues and entertainment options not only add a unique dimension to your events but also immerse your attendees in the heart of Croatian culture and creativity.

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Giving Back To Our Community

The Association “Nova budućnost” is an extracurricular provider of social services. Their vision is to provide a safe home, a happy and peaceful childhood, and education to children without appropriate parental care. Eurotravel Solutions offers to support Nova budućnost by donating to their cause.

Sustainable Efforts

Zelena Akcija (Green Action) plays a vital role in environmental conservation and sustainability efforts in Croatia, working to protect the environment, promote eco-friendly practices, and advocate for policies that safeguard the planet for future generations. Eurotravel Solutions offers to support Zelena Akcija by donating to their cause.

Meet Eurotravel Solutions, A Hosts Global Member

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As a leading travel designer, we specialize in bringing customized MICE experiences to life. We are passionate about crafting extraordinary, innovative events that exceed our clients’ expectations! Our travel designers from Croatia, Slovenia, Austria and Germany collaborate closely with clients to comprehend their objectives and unique requirements.

Our company is devoted to creating events that embody the extraordinary, from awe-inspiring conferences against Berlin’s iconic skyline to incentive trips immersed in Salzburg’s musical heritage, exclusive exhibitions in Vienna’s regal venues, picturesque coastal views in Croatia and a sustainable and green experience in the hidden gem of Europe: Slovenia.

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As you navigate the possibilities of Croatia, consider this guide your compass to crafting events that harmonize with the diverse and vibrant rhythm of this captivating nation. Discover, engage, and create moments that resonate with the unique charm of Croatia.


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