Croatia Island Hopping Cruise from Dubrovnik

Croatia Island Hopping Cruise from Dubrovnik

From EUR €890

Description

Island hopping cruise from Dubrovnik with “MS Splendid” is a great-value way to enjoy the comforts of life on board of a modern steel motor cruise ship that has its own individual charm.

Rates include:
• English speaking cruise manager on board
• 6 crew members
• 7 nights cruise in a preferred category cabin
• Complimentary fresh fruit available daily
• Welcome dinner with 3 courses
• Buffet breakfast daily and 6 lunches with 3 courses
• Professional English speaking guide for city tours of Dubrovnik (with transfers and panoramic photo stop), Korčula, Hvar and Split.
• Wireless headset system for sightseeing (City Tours)
• Towels changed every second day & linen changed in the middle of the week
• Daily cabin cleaning service
• Two 0,50 litres bottles of water per day and person
• Free unlimited Wi-Fi on board
• CCTV Security Cameras on board
• Elegance Rooftop Jacuzzi (Sun deck)

Trip Name
Croatia Island Hopping Cruise from Dubrovnik
Days
8
Overview
Vessel Type: Small Ship Length: 38.5 m Passenger Capacity: 38 Built: 2014 Small cruise ship M/S SPLENDID is built in Split shipyard for summer 2014 according to new EU standards. With its perfect size, maneuvering abilities and its elegant 19 cabins our newly built, yacht-like ship will satisfy your refined expectations for a comfortable cruise along the Adriatic Coast. This new motor ship built under Croatian flag in 2014, length overall 38,50 meters and 8,00 meters in width,  with two engines + two generators for Air-condition system and 220 Volts with standard cruising speed of 9,00 knots. Construction material is steel with mahogany and iroko wood. She has 19 spacious cabins with private facilities and air-conditioning providing accommodation for up to maximum 38+4 persons. Experienced crew of 6 will make your cruise unforgettable. Passenger cabins are situated on three decks while crew members are accommodated in separate quarters. All guest cabins are very comfortable, fully air conditioned and conveniently designed with modern private en suites, toilet and shower in cabin. Cabins are equipped with beds in size 200×80 cm or 200×170 cm with wooden wallboards, working table, chair, mirror, night lamps, safe deposit box, radio, hair dryer, 220 V electric supply, lifejacket, wardrobe and luggage space under bed, as well as the latest safety and fire alarm. Standard cabins have porthole and dual ventilation system (one in bathroom and one in cabin) while main and upper deck cabins have two windows, smaller in bathroom and larger cabin window.  Cabins are sound-proof and have fire-proof door.

Itinerary



Day 1 - DAY 1 • SATURDAY DUBROVNIK
M/S SPLENDID will be docked in Dubrovnik Gruž harbourwhere you can board during the entire day.Join the welcome meeting at 7:00 p.m. where our cruisedirector will introduce you to the captain, crew and yourfuture fellow passengers, with whom you will spend a weekon board.Welcome dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m.The embarkation will be possible throughout the day.Passengers arriving in the morning cannot enter theircabins before 1:00 p.m. However, they can leave luggageon board. Captain will wait for all the passengers arrivinglate at night and these guests will be provided with adinner.Overnight in Dubrovnik, (D)
Day 2 - DAY 2 • SUNDAY DUBROVNIK – NATIONAL PARK MLJET
After breakfast, our English speaking guide and coach willcome to the pier. Following an organized panoramic drivewith a photo stop of breath-taking scenery at a hill aboveDubrovnik, we'll descend to the historical centre ofDubrovnik, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO WorldHeritage Site, where our guide will show you the mostinteresting sights of Dubrovnik. After the city tour you’llbe left on your own to explore and enjoy this city, knownaround the world as The Pearl of Adriatic.At 12:00 we’ll have a transfer to the ship. Lunch will beserved on board en route to Mljet National Park, where weshall arrive late in the afternoon.Overnight in Mljet, (B,L)
Day 3 - DAY 3 • MONDAY NATIONAL PARK MLJET – KORČULA
This morning you’ll be free to explore National Park Mljet(entrance fees are not included), to walk around the Greatand Small Lake, visit The Islet of St. Mary with itsBenedictine Monastery dating from the 12th century and,of course, take a swim in the heart of this pristine NationalPark. Lunch will be served on board as we continue ourcruise toward the Island of Korčula, where we shall arrive inthe afternoon, docking in the Town of Korčula. This historictown is known as the birthplace of Marko Polo, one of themost famous world explorers of all times. Our Englishspeaking guide will do Korčula City tour and walk usthrough the town’s charming narrow and cobbled streets.You’ll have the rest of the evening free to enjoy dining atone of the local restaurants of your choice.Overnight in Korčula Historical Town, (B,L)
Day 4 - DAY 4 • TUESDAY KORČULA - VIS
In the morning, we’ll continue our cruise to the Island ofVis, with a swim stop en route. Arrival to Vis is scheduledfor the afternoon. Vis is rather unique compared to otherCroatian Adriatic islands. Due to its important strategiclocation on the open sea, it served as a military zone for along time and was consequently spared of the usual touristdevelopment. Beautiful beaches, ecological agriculture andpreserved traditional architecture make up the advantagesof this remarkable Croatian island. You will have afternoonand evening free in Vis, to enjoy its unspoilt nature anddine in one of family run restaurants.Overnight in Vis Town, (B,L)
Day 5 - DAY 5 • WEDNESDAY VIS – BIŠEVO BLUE CAVE - HVAR
We'll start our day with a morning cruise towards Island ofBiševo and its Blue Cave. Originally, the entrance to BlueCave was located below sea level, which required visitorsto dive deeply in order to resurface into the cave’smysterious blue depths. Sunbeams penetrating throughthe cave’s submarine opening get reflected from the whitebottom floor, colouring the cave aquamarine and objectsin the water silver, creating a truly stunning and magicalnatural phenomenon.However, at times high waves prevent the entrance to BlueCave, which is something we shall not know before themorning designated for our visit. For this reason, entrancefees are paid on the spot – if we 'all lucky enough to visitthe cave!After a swim stop and lunch, we'll continue cruising alongmany idyllic coves and bays towards Hvar, the sunniestCroatian island. Hvar is one of the most popular andattractive Croatian tourist destinations and a meeting pointof the international jet set.Upon our afternoon arrival at Hvar, a local Englishspeaking guide will walk you through the town,introducing you to the island’s way of life, its rich historyand culture. You'll learn how lavender was traditionallyfarmed on Hvar, for many centuries. Afterwards, you'll befree to enjoy your evening in Hvar, to explore on your ownand dine in one of its numerous family owned restaurantsor taverns.Overnight in Hvar Historical Town, (B,L)
Day 6 - DAY 6 • THURSDAY HVAR – BOL – PUČIŠĆA
We'll start our day with a morning departure towards Bo.Bol is famous for having one of the finest Europeanbeaches, called Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape). As we stop inBol, you can relax in this charming Dalmatian town. Have awalk, a cup of coffee or a swim, until lunch is served onboard.After lunch we’ll continue cruising towards Pučišća, withrefreshing swim stops en route and lunch served on board.Pučišća is the biggest village on the island of Brač.Nowhere in the system of towns and villages in Dalmatia does terrain play such a compelling role as in Pučišća. Itsspectacular irregularity of steep-sided natural harbour,authentic Mediterranean architecture and rustic ambienceare simply unforgettable. The fjord-like inlet of Pučišćameets three narrow valleys that descend from the hills,joining the bay’s quiet and beautiful waters. Pučišća quarrywas exploited by Romans in the antiquity, after which itwas abandoned until the reopening in 1455. Stone fromPučišća quarry was used to build limestone columns of theWhite House in Washington DC, Vienna Parliament andmany other famous buildings around the world. Pučišća isalso home to the only Croatian Stonemasonry school. Itsstudents carve sculptures from Brač limestone, applyingtraditional and unconventional tools that have been usedhere for centuries.We shall spend a night in this very quiet town. Enjoy thenightfall, as it unifies the distinct features of Pučišća thathave intrigued us so much in daylight.Overnight in Pučišća, (B,L)
Day 7 - DAY 7 • FRIDAY – PUČIŠĆA – OMIŠ - SPLIT
After breakfast we'll cruise across the Brač channel toOmiš, an ancient town with city walls, fortresses and stonechurches. Omiš is located at the delta of Cetina River, withits wonderful beaches. For centuries, Omiš was for astronghold of famous pirates, a symbol of retaliation,courage and strength in the long historical fight againstThe Republic of Venice. After a relaxed walk in Omiš we’llhave lunch. During the afternoon hours we'll sail ontowards Split, our last stop.Our English speaking guide will do the afternoon Split Citytour and walk us through the historical Diocletian’s Palace.The second largest urban centre in Croatia and the seat ofthe Split- Dalmatia County, Split boasts 1700 years ofhistory. Since 1979 the historic centre of Split has beeninscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. City’shistorical and cultural buildings are located inside the wallsof the Diocletian’s Palace. After the city tour you will be lefton your own to explore Split and have an intimate farewelldinner on your own.Overnight in Split Historical Town, (B,L,)
Day 8 - DAY 8 • SATURDAY • SPLIT
After breakfast, the time has come to say farewell to allyour new friends. (B)

Trip Dates

StartEndPrice FromRoom Type
30-05-202006-06-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
30-05-202006-06-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
30-05-202006-06-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
13-06-202020-06-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
13-06-202020-06-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
13-06-202020-06-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
27-06-202004-07-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
27-06-202004-07-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
27-06-202004-07-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
11-07-202018-07-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
11-07-202018-07-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
11-07-202018-07-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
25-07-202001-08-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
25-07-202001-08-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
25-07-202001-08-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
08-08-202015-08-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
08-08-202015-08-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
08-08-202015-08-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
22-08-202029-08-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
22-08-202029-08-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
22-08-202029-08-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
05-09-202012-09-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
05-09-202012-09-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
05-09-202012-09-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
19-09-202026-09-2020EUR €990Standard Cabin
19-09-202026-09-2020EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
19-09-202026-09-2020EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €890Standard Cabin
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €1,090Main Deck Cabin
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €1,190Upper Deck Cabin
24-04-202101-05-2021EUR €890Standard Cabin
24-04-202101-05-2021EUR €1,090Main Deck Cabin
24-04-202101-05-2021EUR €1,190Upper Deck Cabin
08-05-202115-05-2021EUR €890Standard Cabin
08-05-202115-05-2021EUR €1,090Main Deck Cabin
08-05-202115-05-2021EUR €1,190Upper Deck Cabin
22-05-202129-05-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
22-05-202129-05-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
22-05-202129-05-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
05-06-202112-06-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
05-06-202112-06-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
05-06-202112-06-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
19-06-202126-06-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
19-06-202126-06-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
19-06-202126-06-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
03-07-202110-07-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
03-07-202110-07-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
03-07-202110-07-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
17-07-202124-07-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
17-07-202124-07-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
17-07-202124-07-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
31-07-202107-08-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
31-07-202107-08-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
31-07-202107-08-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
14-08-202121-08-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
14-08-202121-08-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
14-08-202121-08-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
28-08-202104-09-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
28-08-202104-09-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
28-08-202104-09-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
11-09-202118-09-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
11-09-202118-09-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
11-09-202118-09-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
25-09-202102-10-2021EUR €990Standard Cabin
25-09-202102-10-2021EUR €1,290Main Deck Cabin
25-09-202102-10-2021EUR €1,390Upper Deck Cabin
09-10-202116-10-2021EUR €890Standard Cabin
09-10-202116-10-2021EUR €1,090Main Deck Cabin
09-10-202116-10-2021EUR €1,190Upper Deck Cabin

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