WHO WE ARE
Elenas Travel is boutique travel agency specialized in providing highly customized tailor made travel services in Croatia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Serbia.
Elena means torch, bright sun in ancient Greek, excellent in Hindi, and shining light in Hebrew. That is exactly what is our mission, to be a shining light to our clients on their journey with us while offering enriched travel experiences that enhance their lives by broadening their knowledge and fulfilling their dreams.
Our team of travel design specialists to take you off the beaten track, go the extra mile to exceed your expectations and give you and your loved ones once-in-a-lifetime-experiences.
The innovative Elenas team comprises professional travel experts that are recognized for their complete dedication, unmatched insider tips and endless passion in crafting unique and imaginative travel itineraries. Close-knit network of fascinating locals always supporting small ventures and industry professionals has allowed us to continuously provide exceptional travel services and create unforgettable travel experience.
WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE?
Elenas fully dedicated team make the complicated simple and will look after you every step of the way. Our guests enjoy seamless vacations with complete peace of mind. You could travel in just one country or combine countries and regions as diverse as the Balkans, and the Mediterranean. Our expertise and on-the-ground-staff will ensure client’s experiences goes far beyond their greatest expectations.
- Expert travel designers that assist professional travel planners to create the best personalized, tailor-made itineraries based on our experience and knowledge.
- Constant research on new local experiences.
- 24-hour passengers’ support.
- Excellent relationships with all local suppliers to have the best negotiated prices.
- Fully bilingual drivers and experienced guides.
- Strong commitment to quality with the professionalism and friendliness that characterize our service.
- Prompt and precise responses to quote requests, in less than 24 hours.
What Do We Offer?
Elenas Travel agency is specialist to designing unique programs with expert advice and best value in next area:
- Tailor-made programs FIT
- Group tours
- Travel packages
- Weddings & Honeymoons
- Land & sea transfers
- MICE and Business travel throughout Europe
- Event management
- Incentive Travel
- Team building programs
Meet Our Team
CEO ASTA VTA
As the founder and managing director of Elenas Travel DMC, Lucija is personally dedicated to ensure a bespoke once-in-a-lifetime travel experience for her clients. Lucija is very passionate about sharing her love of discovering unique places by providing a personalized travel experience to clients, offering unparalleled service with impeccable attention to detail. Challenges and pushing the boundaries of the impossible are her favorite passions. She is always ready to pack her suitcase and set out to conquer a new destination, hidden gems and wonderful experiences discovering the most sensational new restaurants, intimate boutique hotels, hidden coves before they become overhelmed with tourists and published in any travel guide.
Since Lucija completed her education in Switzerland and holds MSc, MBA International Hospitality and Tourism Management degree awarded by Edinburgh Napier University she decided to return to Croatia and put together her experience, passion and connection to establish Elenas Travel agency. She has traveled a large part of the globe exhibited and presented the unexplored natural beauties, culture and tourist offer of the Republic of Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina, more precisely the Balkan region, at the world’s largest tourism fairs and worshops. Starting from the World Travel Market fair in London in 2011 where she achieved her first results and collaborations with tour operators from all around the world which was further followed by many more tourism events.
In 2020, with her travel agency established in Croatia with a branch office in Bosnia&Herzegovina, she exhibited at the Travel& Adventure Show, the largest series of Travel Shows in the United States of America. The Shows have been held in Chicago, Los Angeles, Denver, Washington, Philadelphia, Tampa Bay Florida, San Francisco and Dallas. Since 2020 Lucija is Affiliated with American Society of Travel Advisors „ASTA“, the strongest voice in the travel industry, and the „We are Connections“ the international private community for trusted decision-makers in luxury travel.
Josipa has a master’s degree in economics, which enables her to effectively develop and manage business ideas. She has ten years of experience in organizing events, especially weddings with an emphasis on uniqueness. By combining enthusiasm for weddings and economic abilities, she has further perfected herself for a wedding planner. Her goal orientation and perfectionism, but also her sense of aesthetics and attention to detail greatly contribute to the success of the team. Josip invests her business and organizational skills, experience and her feelings in every aspect of the organization of the wedding, in order to turn the dreams of the newlyweds into unforgettable moments.
Josipa also is gratuated lover of wine tours and gastronomy hence she will create an itinerary for an unforgettable experience if you want to go on a wine tour through Herzegovina or the island of Peljesac, a lavender picking tour on the island of Hvar, truffle hunting in Istria, or a culinary experience in a traditional Dalmatian village. Josipa’s on-the-ground knowledge ensure clients have the most awe-inspiring experience.
Mladenka holds Master degree of international trade from the University of Dubrovnik, the flagship of Croatian tourism and its biggest brand. Professional, communicative and patient, she understands the wishes of our clients and cooperates in their realization. Our clients love her approach and easily entrust their wishes and visions to her. Mladenka is very thorough and dedicated to everything she does and simply adores the process and the path from visualization to the final product in design. She finds great inspiration in authentic locations by the sea, traditional estates with a rich gourmet offer and historical gems of Dalmatia such as villas and palaces with luxurious courtyards. With her organizational skills and extremely sympathetic and approachable character, she easily solves challenging situations and it turns your trip into an event that you will forever remember by the emotions and life experiences you have experienced.