Experts in turning your Croatian holiday dreams into reality.

Discover Croatia is a specialist tour operator to Croatia and its surrounds. Whether you’re looking for a uniquely romantic honeymoon destination, an affordable Mediterranean cruise with friends, a solo adventure or an inspiring setting in which to conduct business, Discover Croatia will custom create the Croatian journey that perfect for you. With all there is to see and do in Croatia, the Discover Croatia team is on hand to create the perfect, individualized experience for every traveler- regardless of age or inclination. Planning the Perfect Tour through Croatia- Every Step of the Way Partners, Cornell Culverwell and Jelena Mandic, bring in-depth of knowledge and a wealth of hand-on experience to their, customized travel service. We also ensure a home-grown Croatian touch by working in association with a group of carefully selected, people, tour guides, and Croatian tour operators who are constantly updating us with news of developments and changes on the ground – be it about new hotels/guest houses or changes and or additions to existing excursion etc. Their input and support is key to us being able to plan our clients’ itineraries based on their individual requests and requirements.

With Discover Croatia, you have the freedom to hand-pick elements for inclusion in your itinerary. Choose from exciting activities like island hopping, cycling along the Dalmatian Coast, kayaking next to the magnificent Dubrovnik walls, exploring the country’s numerous UNESCO Heritage sites, hiking through the breathtaking natural parks, exploring ancient ruins, sailing, and much more!

The Discover Croatia team will assist you through every step of planning your trip and will customize it for you in a manageable and cost effective package- so you can spend more time looking forward to your trip and less time worrying over it.

Prior to leaving for Croatia we will have a comprehensive briefing on your itinerary at your convenience and provide you with not only your essential documentation (ETickets/Vouchers/Maps etc) but we will also give you a detailed guide booklet tailormade to your specific itinerary.

Should you have opted for a guided holiday, you will be accompanied and assisted by one of our qualified English speaking guides who will greatly enhance your experience with their extensive knowledge of the area and its attractions. Similarly, any excursions will be hosted by bilingual guides who will provide translation when necessary, while enriching your experience by pointing out hidden attractions and sharing unknown facts along your journey.

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Cornell Cross

Cornell Cross

Founder/Owner South Africa

Cornell Culverwell has been in the travel business since 1994 and prides herself in providing complete travel solutions that meet and exceed her client’s needs and expectations. She has experience in developing and managing travel solutions for various Blue Chip Clients and viP Clients. Jelena Mandic is from Croatia and has lived and worked in various fields of tourism in many countries around the world, including Croatia, italy, Egypt, Tunisia, Turkey and South Africa.

Jelena Mandic

Jelena Mandic


Jelena speaks fluent Croatian, Serbian, italian, Spanish, English and Afrikaans and is adept at dealing with groups of up to 200 guests (including organizing and guiding the excursions and tours followed by her guests).