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The Guide travel agency is privately owned company based in Croatia. We offer customized private tours throughout Croatia, Italy, Slovenia and the Balkans as well as private guide day trips, private transfer service and customized shore excursions...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Zagreb 10000, Croatia
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+385 91 252 4757
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All reviews balkan region private tour his knowledge fantastic trip beautiful country beloved country day trip spent two weeks lake bled plitvice national park medieval town his passion surrounding countries rich history dalmatian coast visiting croatia an adventure
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marko, our guide was amazing. From the start, this company were highly accommodating. They communicated well and were very efficient with time. Marko has brilliant English, he was able to talk to us about the history, Flora, fauna, and geography of the country and surrounding...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Abigail5599
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanting a more personalised trip to some of our wish-list spots while in Zagreb, we contacted The Guide after randomly finding his flyer downtown. Once contacted, Jacob and his crew communicated in a very timely fashion; supported our requests; collected our party from our accomodation...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mandy L
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mandy! thank you once again for choosing TheGuide.hr. I am very happy that we had the opportunity to assist you in your travels in Croatia. But most of all we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour of Plitvice Lakes National Prk...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having done a couple of tours with Jakov I was looking forward to meeting up again to see more of this amazing country. Unfortunately Jakov was not available. However he recomended Marko, one of his colegues. What a pleasant surprise to counter our initial disapointment....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joe C
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Joe! it has been a pleasure to cater yet another of your tours of Croatia, and most of all we are very happy that you had such a great time!

Reviewed 1 November 2018

This is the way to go! Jakov took the 7 of us (ages 26-70) throughout Croatia (plus to Slovenia's Lake Bled, Skocjan Caves & Ljubljana). Great driver, wonderful manner, an excellent guide who balanced the interests of all seven of us. His knowledge and love...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CorryMD
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Cora for sharing your experience! i really enjoyed doing this tour with you guys. It has been fantastic 15 days tour and I hope you will visit your ancestors' homeland again. Best Jakov

Reviewed 25 October 2018

I was in Croatia for 12 days in September. For my last two days in Zagreb I had booked a two-day private Istrian Peninsula tour with The Guide. My contact was Jakov who was very helpful in customizing my tour. He set up an itinerary...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LG1031
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Linda, thank you for choosing The Guide for your recent tour of Istria. Thank you for your great feedback. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your private tour. Hope we will have the opportunity to show you other parts of Croatia...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018

A few of us recently traveled to Croatia a friend recommended we book a day tour with The Guide as he had done tours with Jakov previously and highly recommended his company . Jakov was booked out the day we wanted, Marko was our guide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nashii_Babs
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear Nashi and guys, thank you for taking time to write this review. We really enjoyed being your tour agent/guides . You should definitely come back to see the rest of Croatia and it will be my pleasure to show it to you. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

We utilized Jakov for four days while in Croatia - best experience ever. It was raining the day we went to Plitvice but he was fully prepared with rain gear and a thorough knowledge of how to handle the crowds. Told us about the "not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank James K
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear Jim,thank you for sharing your experience in this review. It has been my pleasure touring and showing you around Croatia and finding your family backround like highlight of the tour.I hope to see you again since there is much more to see. best Jakov...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Jakov gave us a private tour of the Walls surrounding Dubrovnik, then around the town itself. He is super knowledgable about his beautiful country and gave an awesome, informational tour. We also took a day trip ending in the beautiful town of Kotor, Montenegro where...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hi Amy,We are very pleased that you had a great time on your days tour to Dubrovnik walls and Montenegro day tour with us. We always try to give our best and are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour. Your feedback is...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018

We went on a private customised tour for 9 days with Jakov around Slovenia (Lake Bled) and Croatia and it was a truly fantastic experience! Croatia is such a stunning and beautiful country with lots to offer in terms of scenery, culture and food. Not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HanJ222
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hi Han Family, We are very happy that you had a great time on your 9 days trip from Wiena,Zagreb,Plitvice,Split,Istria, to Dubrovnik and back with The Guide TA and Jakov like your guide, we always try to give the best and are very happy to...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018

My husband and I spent two weeks on a private tour of Croatia and Slovenia with The Guide. It was the trip of a lifetime. Jakov was very knowledgeable about world history, religion, culture, and geography. He was able to pull all the different pieces...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 373DeB
TheGuide-Croatia, Owner at The Guide - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hi De Browers, We are very pleased that you had a great time on your two weeks private tour of Croatia and Slovenia with The Guide. Our guides like Jakov or Marko always try to give the best in the tour,We are super happy to...More

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RaviM1265
14 August 2018|
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Response from TheGuide-Croatia | Property representative |
Hi Ravi, thanks for reaching to theguide,we have availability for that date at this moment hope u got my last email in good order Best jakov
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9 February 2017|
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you can reach Jakov at his cell/viber/whatsapp +385912524757 or via email jakov@theguide.hr info@theguide.hr
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