Adriatic Tours teams up with tour sponsor and 5-time USA Olympian/Silver Medalist Tony Azevedo for team & individual trips to the headquarters of world water polo!
Professional coaching from former Croatian water polo Gold Medalist Niksa Dobud and current Jug CO star Paolo Obradovic in Dubrovnik along with possibility of former/current players from the London 2012 team: Sandro Sukno, Miho Boskovic & Andro Buslje
Professional coaching from Damir Matanovic in Kotor
Arrival and departure transfers
3 meals per day
2 practices daily & organized scrimmages with local teams in Dubrovnik, Sipan, Cavtat & Kotor
Guided city tour of Dubrovnik
First class hotels, rooms with private facilities
Service charges and hotel taxes
Sightseeing Tours Included:
Island of Sipan
|Food||3 meals per day|
Day 1: Upon arrival at Dubrovnik airport on this afternoon, the group will be met by our local drivers/agent who will transfer them to their hotel (Hotel Lero or Hotel Petka or similar) for 1 night. After a long day of travel, we will allow this night to be at leisure for the team and families to explore Dubrovnik old town on their own or relax at the hotel. (dinner not included)
Day 2: At 8:00am the team will meet for breakfast and also by introduced to their local coach, Gold Medalist water-polo former player Niksa Dobud. Niksa will go over the itinerary for the day and also answer any questions over the next week. He will also be at all training's in Dubrovnik along with appearances from other players from the 2012 London Olympic Team and current Jug CO team. After breakfast, check out of the hotel and transfer to the old town for a 2 hour walking tour of Dubrovnik with local English speaking guide. Once the tour is completed, lunch will be provided and the group will head to the famous Bellevue beach to have their first training (or scrimmage vs. local youth team). At 6:00pm the group will leave the beach, stopping by the Jug Co Waterpolo Stadium for a small tour before heading to Gruz port for their 7:00pmboat to the Waterpolo Island (Island of Sipan). Arrive in Sipan at 8:00am and walk to the Hotel Sipan to check and dinner will be served. Evening at leisure. (B, L, D)
Day 3: Breakfast for the team at the hotel. After breakfast, head to our local beach where Azevedo Waterpolo has its court set for training. Return to the hotel for lunch and rest. Afternoon training will take place on this day with dinner to follow at the hotel. Evening at leisure. (B, L, D)
Day 4: After breakfast, the team will have their morning training followed by lunch. After lunch and a short rest, the group will pick up their local mountain bikes and head for a tour of the island of Sipan. For those who do not want to ride bikes, they will have a hiking trail on the island of Sipan. Possible evening training. Dinner at the hotel. (B, L, D)
Day 5: After breakfast, the group will have the chance for a possible boat excursion to the Island of Mljet which is known for its National Park and lakes (this excursion is not included in the price and to be paid per person directly to local agent based on number of people going). In the afternoon, the team will hold their practice on Sipan. (B, L, D)
Day 6: On this last day in Sipan, the team will have a match against the youth team from Island of Sipan or local Dubrovnik club. This will take place in the morning followed by lunch. The team will then have the afternoon at leisure to enjoy their final day on the Waterpolo Island. Farewell dinner on the island of Sipan with local coaches and staff. (B, L, D)
Day 7: Early morning breakfast followed by 6:50am catamaran back to Dubrovnik. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik, the group will be met by their local drivers who will transfer the group to the town of Cavtat for final match/training in Croatia before heading to Kotor for their 2nd portion of their trip. Arrive in Kotor before dinner time for where you will be met by your local coach Damir Matanovic who will give orientation for next few days. Evening is free for the group to visit the old town of Kotor on their own. (B, L, D)
Day 8: After breakfast, team will head to the outdoor pool of Primorac in Kotor for training. Possible game/scrimmage against local team (depending on availability). Lunch at the hotel followed by late afternoon training at local pool in Tivat. Dinner at hotel. (B, L, D).
Day 9: After breakfast, team will head to the indoor pool in Budva for scrimmage vs VK Budva. Lunch at the hotel followed by late afternoon training. Dinner at hotel. (B, L, D).
Day 10: After breakfast, team will head to the outdoor pool at Primorac for training. Lunch at the hotel followed by free afternoon for team to explore the Port of Tivat or town of Kotor on their own. Dinner at hotel. (B, L, D).
Day 11: Early morning check out of the hotel after breakfast. Meet your drivers in the hotel lobby for your transfer to Dubrovnik airport and flight back to the USA. (B)
Prices Include the following:
Airport transfer in Dubrovnik
1 night stay in Dubrovnik (Hotel Lero or Hotel Petka)
Lunch & Dinner for 9 days
5 nights at the Hotel Sipan
City tour of Dubrovnik with local guide including all transfers in Dubrovnik
Local team coach Niksa Dobud in Dubrovnik and Damir Matanovic in Kotor
Bike Rental in Sipan for afternoon excursion
Transfer from Dubrovnik to Kotor & Kotor to Dubrovnik Airport
4 nights at the Hotel Perper or Hotel Villa Royal
Does not include:
Drinks with meals for lunch and dinner
Entrance tickets to National Parks or museums
Items of personal nature
Camps available between May - October
This tour can be sold separately as just Croatia or Kotor only. Also, Adriatic Travel will assist in group airfare and any other requests such as 7 day island hopping cruises (with/without water polo coaching) and pre/post stays in Croatia.
To find out more information on Azevedo Water polo Camps/Training in Italy, Hungary, USA and China, please go to: http://azevedowaterpolo.com
Email: Info@adriatictours.com for more info or to book your team/spot today!/[/h4]
If you wish to visit Dubrovnik only or even include other locations of Croatia, please just email us at Info@adriatictours.com with your request. We can customize to fit the number of days based on your groups request.
Also, Adriatic Travel will assist in group airfare and any other requests such as 7 day island hopping cruises (with/without water polo coaching) and pre/post stays in Croatia. /[/h4]
If you wish to visit Kotor only or even include other locations of Montenegro, please just email us at Info@adriatictours.com with your request. We can customize to fit the number of days based on your groups request.
Also, Adriatic Travel will assist in group airfare and any other requests such as 7 day island hopping cruises (with/without water polo coaching) and pre/post stays in Croatia/Montenegro.
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