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Wonders of Croatia: Split – Dubrovnik (Deluxe Superior Ships)

Wonders of Croatia: Split – Dubrovnik (Deluxe Superior Ships)

From EUR €1,400

Description

Small ship cruises along the charming Croatian coastline and islands on the brand new lavishly designed, fully air-conditioned vessel Infinity with spacious en-suite cabins. One way itinerary from Split to Dubrovnik includes exciting gastronomic and sightseeing experiences with guaranteed departures (May – October) and visits to Split, Hvar, Vis, Korčula, Mljet, Ston and Dubrovnik.

Trip Name
Wonders of Croatia: Split - Dubrovnik (Deluxe Superior Ships)
Days
8
Overview
Vessel Type: Small Ship Lenght: from 47.2 meters to 50 meters Passenger Capacity: 36 to 38 Built: 2013 to 2020 Deluxe superior is a new class of newer and larger vessels, the best vessels that exist on the Adriatic sea built with high quality materials of solid wood, glass, marble, stainless steel and similar. Minimum 47 meters in length, newly built or refurbished after 2016, with hot tubs and spacious, superbly designed, air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size. Cabins are equipped with wardrobes, deposit box, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers etc. Included services: airport transfers, buffet breakfasts and four course lunches, drink with lunch, Captain's dinner with live music, dinner in a typical Croatian setting, sightseeings, English speaking tour manager, various entrance fees, various tastings, Visitors' tax & port fees, luggage handling, daily cabin service Adriatic Sun MV Adriatic Sun is a new deluxe superior vessel with planned maiden voyage in 2018.   Adriatic Sky New in 2020 Length 47,85m Width 8,50m Total 19 guest cabins Aurelia New in 2020, Length 49,78m Width 8,63 9 Cabins on upper deck with private balcony, 2 main deck cabins and 8 lower deck cabins. Additional tour manager cabin on lower deck. Pool on stern and jacuzzi and bar on the sundeck. Ave Maria Total 19 cabins. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE The MV Ave Maria sister ship of MV Infinity, is the new deluxe superior vessel with maiden voyage in 2018.  With supreme technology, comfort, and latest trends in small ship construction, Ave Maria will offer the best possible Croatia cruise experience. Maximum capacity of 38 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins, guaranteeing an intimate setting for all guests. Modern cabins, fully equipped with air condition, safe deposit box, fire alarm, emergency lights and audio system for announcements by the captain or Tour Director. In addition each cabin has life jackets, desk and tabouret, wardrobe, night stand, small sofa and a porthole window. Bathrooms equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin and hair dryer. All cabins have indoor passage access to the bar and restaurant area. Spacious fully air-conditioned main deck dining room offering privacy for each guest including bar area with LCD TV, a corner buffet breakfast table and lounge area on the rear of the upper deck.Kitchen built up to the latest HACCP standards. Large sundeck that has a total surface of 250 m2 (2690 sq ft) with partial sun-shade cover of 70 m2 (753 sq ft) and comfortable deck-beds for all passengers all with easy access to Jacuzzi tub. The vessel has a rear platform with mini pool with ladders for easy access into the water and offers two outdoor showers and two deck lavatories. Infinity Total 19 cabins. A 49m (161 ft) long, 8.8 m (28 ft) wide luxury vessel, with a cruising speed of nine nautical miles. Built in 2015 with latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities. Maximum capacity of 38 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins, guaranteeing an intimate setting for all guests. Modern cabins, fully equipped with air condition, safe deposit box, fire alarm, emergency lights and audio system for announcements by the captain or Tour Director. In addition each cabin has life jackets, desk and tabouret, wardrobe, night stand, small sofa and a porthole window. Bathrooms equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin and hair dryer. All cabins have indoor passage access to the bar and restaurant area (except two main deck cabins that are connected to restaurant via deck). Spacious fully air-conditioned main deck dining room offering privacy for each guest including bar area with LCD TV, a corner buffet breakfast table and lounge area on the rear of the upper deck. Kitchen built up to the latest HACCP standards. Large sundeck that has a total surface of 250 m2 (2690 sq ft) with partial sun-shade cover of 70 m2 (753 sq ft) and comfortable deck-beds for all passengers all with easy access to Jacuzzi tub. The vessel has a rear platform to the sea with ladders for easy access into the water and offers two outdoor showers and two deck lavatories. Markan Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MV Markan is the sister ship of MV Infinity, Maiden voyage in 2018  Length 48,5 m  width 8,8 m sun deck 250 m2 Total 19 guest cabins Nautilus New in 2019, Length 49m, Width 8,8m. Dining area on main deck, hot tub. Total 18 double cabins and 1 triple guest cabin Rhapsody New in 2020 with a total of 19 cabins. (11 cabins on upper deck with private balcony). Length 50m, Width 8,63m Riva Total 19 cabins, Hydromassage pool. Length 48,20m Width 8,60m Avangard  The MV Avangard (Futura 2), sister ship of MV Futura, is the new deluxe vessel with planned maiden voyage in 2017. With supreme technology, comfort, and latest trends in small ship construction, Avangard will offer the best possible Croatia cruise experience. MV Avangard offers a maximum capacity of 36 passengers in 18 twin or double cabins, guaranteeing an intimate setting for all guests. Cabins built by up-to-date standards, fully equipped with A/C, safe deposit box, fire alarm and audio system for announcements by the captain or Tour Director. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, washbasin and hair dryer. A fully air-conditioned upper deck dining room can accommodate all passengers at once, yet offer a great degree of privacy for each guest. The restaurant includes the bar area with LCD TV, with a corner table for buffet breakfast. A portion of the dining area extends outdoors as a lounge area, offering sweeping panoramic views of the surroundings. Free wireless internet access (Wi-Fi), hot tub. Black Swan Black Swan is a luxury vessel 48,40 m long and 8,60 m wide with 38 beds in 18 modernly decorated cabins. Guests can choose between five cabins on upper deck with panoramic windows, five cabins on main deck with panoramic windows and eight spacious cabins in lower deck. Air conditioned cabins are air condition, with TV, ventilation, safety deposit box, SOS alarm, smoke detectors, emergency lights and audio system for announcements and light music. Nine cabins have twin/double bed possibility, four cabins are with double beds, three cabins with twin beds and two cabins are triples. A VIP cabin is located at the front of the main deck area. Additional cabin available on upper deck for the tour manager. Futura  The MV Futura is a 47m (156 ft) long, 9m (30 ft) wide luxury vessel, with a cruising speed of nine nautical miles. Built in 2013 with latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities Futura offers maximum capacity of 38 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins, guaranteeing an intimate setting for all guests. Cabins built by up-to-date standards, fully equipped with A/C, safe deposit box, fire alarm and audio system for announcements by the captain or Tour Director. In addition each cabin has life jackets, desk and tabouret, wardrobe, night stand, small sofa and a porthole window. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin and hair dryer. Some cabins have indoor passage access to the bar and restaurant area. A fully air-conditioned upper deck dining room can accommodate all passengers at once, yet offer a great degree of privacy for each guest. The restaurant includes bar area with LCD TV, with a corner table for buffet breakfast while each table has an easy-access chair. A portion of the dining area extends outdoors as a lounge area, offering sweeping panoramic views of the surroundings. Free wireless internet access (Wi-Fi). The kitchen is built up to the latest HACCP standards and the lounging sundeck has a total surface of 200m2 (2152 sq ft), partially offering sun-shade cover, providing deck-beds for all passengers and a Jacuzzi. The covered part of the upper deck is spacious enough to accommodate all passengers, tables, chairs with available public lavatory. The vessel has a rear access platform to the sea as well as ladders for easy access to the water. In addition, the vessel offers two outdoor showers and 3 deck lavatories. Maritimo  Deluxe vessel MV Maritimo will have its maiden voyage in 2017. With 19 comfortable cabins, deck Jacuzzi and all modern amenities, Maritimo offers the supreme experience of Croatia small ship cruising. Pictures shown below are from various ships in fleet, actual layout of cabins and ship may differ. Please Note: the deckplan below is an example only (Avangard) and may vary from your ship.

Itinerary



Day 1 - DAY 1 SATURDAY SPLIT (D)
Transfer from Split airport to the Split harbor for check in from 14.00h onwards. After settling, enjoy the guided tour of Split, a historic town under UNESCO protection and part of the world heritage with an abundance of Roman architecture – of special interest is the magnificent Diocletian palace, once inhabited by the Roman emperor. After the tour, return to the ship for a welcome meet & greet cocktail reception on board. Overnight in Split.
Day 2 - DAY 2 SUNDAY SPLIT – (BOL) HVAR (B, L)
Morning departure to Brač island where swimming is planned at the most famous beach in Dalmatia – Zlatni Rat near Bol – whose gravel promontory shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change in shape. Bol is a typical fishermen’s village converted into a popular tourist destination. Continue towards the jet-set island Hvar with lunch on board at the Pakleni Islands. Hvar is the longest and sunniest island in the Adriatic known for lavish lavender fields and breathtaking beauty. Afternoon arrival followed by a short presentation of lavender products and a tour of the town’s historical landmarks - the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower, and the oldest community theatre in Europe founded in 1612. Hike up to the town fort overlooking the harbour for some lovely scenic views of your ship and the Pakleni islands. In the evening Hvar offers an abundance of entertainment - numerous restaurants, bars and cafes are open long into the night. Overnight in the port.
Day 3 - DAY 3 MONDAY HVAR - VIS (B, L, T)
Early morning cruise towards small island Biševo to visit the Blue cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon (entrances to be paid on the spot – approx. 7 EUR). As sometimes weather conditions can be very unpredictable, the possibility of our visit will depend on those conditions, however you will be notified of this on time. Continue to the island of Vis, once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and closed to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit. Situated on the northern side of the island, Vis has developed near the remains of the ancient Issa, first urban center in Croatia. Try some exquisite wine sorts in one of the Vis traditional wineries. If interested, visit the remains of the Roman thermal place, City museum or simply take a walk enjoying the views of the beautiful Villae Rusticae situated along the waterfront. Overnight in the port of Vis.
Day 4 - DAY 4 TUESDAY VIS - KORČULA (B, L)
Early morning departure towards the Korčula island best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo. Stop for lunch in one of the secluded bays en route. Afternoon arrival in Korčula followed by a guided walking tour of this enchanting town surrounded by walls. and one of the best preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Fish bone street pattern was used in Korčula Old Town design to reduce effects of wind and sun and provide citizens with sheltered and comfortable accommodation. Korčula has an abundant choice of restaurants to enjoy your gourmet experience and there are numerous bars and clubs for those looking for evening entertainment. Optional excursion to small village near Korčula for typical Dalmatian dinner and to find out more about the history and traditional way of living. Overnight in Korčula.
Day 5 - DAY 5 WEDNESDAY KORČULA - MLJET (B, L, D)
Next morning we head further south to the Island of Mljet. The legend says Greek hero Odysseus spent years on this island when he was captured by the nymph Calypso. Join the cruise manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park and enjoy the boat ride to the St Mary Isle to visit an ancient Benedictine monastery, an old abbey and a Church dating back to the 12th Century. Alternatively, you can rent kayaks, bicycles, scooters or convertible cars to roam around the National Park or island on your own, but beware of the nymphs. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of the island. Dinner on board and overnight in port Polača or Pomena.
Day 6 - DAY 6 THURSDAY MLJET - SLANO/ STON (B, L, T, D)
Departure for a small village called Slano on the mainland, a peaceful fishermen's village and the starting point to Ston, another, once fortified small village famous for its oysters. After exploring the town’s medieval ramparts a short coastal walk leads us to an oyster farm to learn more about oysters and tasting this delicious treat. Transfer back to the ship for the Captain’s dinner with entertainment and music.
Day 7 - DAY 7 FRIDAY SLANO – DUBROVNIK (B, L)
Early morning departure to Dubrovnik - a unique town on the Adriatic. The special charm of this ancient town are the buildings that have remained from the time of the old Dubrovnik Republic. A larger part of the monuments belonging to the modest Renaissance architecture with some traces of the Gothic style. Before we tie the ropes at Gruž harbour cruise alongside the old Dubrovnik city walls while lunch is served on deck. After docking, transfer to the old town for the guided walking tour of this magical town. Take the cable car from the Old Town to Srđ mountain to enjoy scenic views of the Walls and Elaphiti Islands. For those with more enthusiasm we recommend a walk on top of the 1940 m long city walls! Time at leisure for dinner and overnight in Dubrovnik.
Day 8 - DAY 8 SATURDAY DUBROVNIK Check out (B)
Breakfast and time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends! Check out by 9.00 am and transfer to Dubrovnik airport.
Day 9 - Please Note:
Itineraries are subject to change.

Trip Dates

StartEndPrice FromRoom Type
15-08-202022-08-2020EUR €1,500Lower Deck
15-08-202022-08-2020EUR €1,800Main Deck
15-08-202022-08-2020EUR €2,000VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
05-09-202012-09-2020EUR €1,800Lower Deck
05-09-202012-09-2020EUR €2,100Main Deck
05-09-202012-09-2020EUR €2,300VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
19-09-202026-09-2020EUR €1,800Lower Deck
19-09-202026-09-2020EUR €2,100Main Deck
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €1,900VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €1,400Lower Deck
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €1,700Main Deck
01-05-202108-05-2021EUR €1,400Lower Deck
01-05-202108-05-2021EUR €1,700Main Deck
01-05-202108-05-2021EUR €1,900VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
08-05-202115-05-2021EUR €1,400Lower Deck
08-05-202115-05-2021EUR €1,700Main Deck
08-05-202115-05-2021EUR €1,900VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
22-05-202129-05-2021EUR €1,500Lower Deck
22-05-202129-05-2021EUR €1,800Main Deck
22-05-202129-05-2021EUR €2,000VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
05-06-202112-06-2021EUR €1,500Lower Deck
05-06-202112-06-2021EUR €1,800Main Deck
05-06-202112-06-2021EUR €2,000VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
12-06-202119-06-2021EUR €1,600Lower Deck
12-06-202119-06-2021EUR €1,900Main Deck
12-06-202119-06-2021EUR €2,100VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
19-06-202126-06-2021EUR €1,800Lower Deck
19-06-202126-06-2021EUR €2,100Main Deck
19-06-202126-06-2021EUR €2,300VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
26-06-202103-07-2021EUR €1,800Lower Deck
26-06-202103-07-2021EUR €2,100Main Deck
26-06-202103-07-2021EUR €2,300VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
03-07-202110-07-2021EUR €1,800Lower Deck
03-07-202110-07-2021EUR €2,100Main Deck
03-07-202110-07-2021EUR €2,300VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
07-07-202114-07-2021EUR €1,800Lower Deck
07-07-202114-07-2021EUR €2,100Main Deck
07-07-202114-07-2021EUR €2,300VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
10-07-202117-07-2021EUR €1,600Lower Deck
10-07-202117-07-2021EUR €1,900Main Deck
10-07-202117-07-2021EUR €2,100VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
17-07-202124-07-2021EUR €1,600Lower Deck
17-07-202124-07-2021EUR €1,900Main Deck
17-07-202124-07-2021EUR €2,100VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
21-07-202128-07-2021EUR €1,600Lower Deck
21-07-202128-07-2021EUR €1,900Main Deck
21-07-202128-07-2021EUR €2,100VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
24-07-202131-07-2021EUR €1,600Lower Deck
24-07-202131-07-2021EUR €1,900Main Deck
24-07-202131-07-2021EUR €2,100VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
31-07-202107-08-2021EUR €1,600Lower Deck
31-07-202107-08-2021EUR €1,900Main Deck
31-07-202107-08-2021EUR €2,100VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
04-08-202111-08-2021EUR €1,600Lower Deck
04-08-202111-08-2021EUR €1,900Main Deck
04-08-202111-08-2021EUR €2,100VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
07-08-202114-08-2021EUR €1,500Lower Deck
07-08-202114-08-2021EUR €1,800Main Deck
07-08-202114-08-2021EUR €2,000VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
18-08-202125-08-2021EUR €1,500Lower Deck
18-08-202125-08-2021EUR €1,800Main Deck
18-08-202125-08-2021EUR €2,000VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
28-08-202104-09-2021EUR €1,800Lower Deck
28-08-202104-09-2021EUR €2,100Main Deck
28-08-202104-09-2021EUR €2,300VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)
02-10-202109-10-2021EUR €1,400Lower Deck
02-10-202109-10-2021EUR €1,700Main Deck
02-10-202109-10-2021EUR €1,900VIP Cabin (Lower/Main Deck)

Inclusions

    • Mljet national park
    • Authentic Croatian Village party
    • Spectacular evening dinner cruise along the old town city walls of Dubrovnik
    • Swimming at Golden Horn beach on Brač island

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