Dubrovnik to Split Luxury Croatia cruise

Dubrovnik to Split Luxury Croatia cruise

From EUR €1,495

Description

A classic Croatia cruise along the Adriatic Coast of Croatia. Starting in the magical city of Dubrovnik we will explore the coast and islands on our ‘floating boutique hotel’. We will try some of the finest cuisine, starting with the seafood and local wines in Ston before heading to Mljet National Park, and St Mary’s Monastery set on an island on a lake on an island. We stop in Korcula – a beautiful walled town and birthplace of Marco Polo. Finally we visit the lively ‘jetset’ port of Hvar before heading to the fantastic city of Split, dominated by the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s palace.

We spend most morning’s cruising and stopping in small bays for a swim, and most afternoon’s are left for exploring our destination and the evenings for exploring the restaurants and cafes of these lovely ports and towns.
Cruise includes:
Accommodation in double/twin cabin with ensuite bathroom on one
of our deluxe ships
• 8 day cruise from Dubrovnik-Split
• Arrival and Departure airport transfer (group)
• Welcome reception on day 1
• Half Board daily
(breakfast and lunch or dinner – 4 course – according to the itinerary)
• Unlimited water (water dispensers)
• Captain’s dinner with live entertainment
• Fresh fruit available daily
• Professional cruise manager (English speaking)
• Guided walking tours according to the itinerary
• Ston oyster tasting experience
• One way bus transfer from Dubrovnik port to Old town Dubrovnik
for sightseeing tour
• Free WiFi onboard
• Luggage handling
• Daily cabin service

Trip Name
Dubrovnik to Split Luxury Croatia cruise
Days
8
Overview
Launched in 2019 this state of the art vessel has been designed to provide a high level of comfort while cruising the Croatia Coast. She is one of the largest vessels permitted to enter the small ports of the Croatian coast, but she measures just under 50 metres in length and carries a maximum of 38 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins. 11 upper deck cabins all have balconies and there are also 8 lower deck cabins that have plenty of room. All cabins have air conditioning and en-suite shower and W/C. She has a large sun deck with sun beds – the perfect summer chill out spot, a covered lounge area where you can sit in the shade and enjoy your favourite book, and a big dining area where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy traditional Croatian cuisine on your 8 day cruise.

Itinerary



Day 1 - DAY 1: WELCOME TO DUBROVNIK! (WR)
Transfer from Dubrovnik Airport to Dubrovnik Harbour whereyou will be welcomed by your cruise mmanager. Checkin starts from 14:00h.If flight arrives earlier, let us take care ofyour luggage so you can enjoy the beautiful charm ofDubrovnik on your own until the check in time.After settling in enjoy welcome reception onboard.Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Day 2 - DAY 2: DUBROVNIK– ELAPHITI ISLANDS - SLANO (B, L, T)
Breakfast onboard followed by guided tour of Dubrovnik Old Town. After thetour of this stunningly intact walled city on the Adriatic Sea coast,return to the ship and continue towards Elaphiti Islands with plentyof time for swimming near one of the islands. As we continue ourjourney towards Slano, lunch will be served onboard. From Slano wewill sample some local specialities at the small village of Ston, the gastronomic centre ofthe region. The town with the longest walls in Europe is situated nearDubrovnik and is surrounded by breathtaking scenery. Oncewe are there we will visit oyster farm in Ston where you can learn howoysters and mussels are cultivated in this region, and why they are sodelicious. You can enjoy a rustic oyster and mussel tasting with localwine under the shade of the trees. Overnight in Slano.
Day 3 - DAY 3:SLANO-MLJET (B, L)
Today we sail to Mljet - the most forested island in the Adriatic and one of the most beautiful pearls of the Mediterranean. Mljet is also well known for its two saltwater lakes - Veliko and Malo Jezero, located at the north-west end of the island. The Benedictine monastery, situated on the island of St. Mary on the Veliko Jezero, is one of the most beautiful historic localities on the Mediterranean, is also the most visited spots and symbol of the National Park. Here, you can join the cruise manager on an optional tour* of the National Park and find out why the Greek hero Ulysses considered it his favourite holiday spot. Captain’s dinner on board. Overnight in port Pomena.
Day 4 - DAY 4:MLJET-KORČULA (B, L)
Early in the morning we set sail for the island of Korčula, rich invineyards, olive groves, small villages with numerous bays and coves.Swim stop in one of the beautiful bays, perfect to enjoy the beautifulatmosphere of the unspoiled nature, lush vegetation and crystal clearsea. Lunch onboard.Early afternoon arrival in Korčula. This is said to be the birthplace ofMarco Polo and you can join a tour along thewinding streets of this lovely town.After the tour, enjoy some free time to sip a glass of local wine or coffeeat an outdoor cafe, take a dip in the sea or just continue walking thestreets.Overnight in Korčula.
Day 5 - DAY 5:KORČULA – HVAR (B, L)
Early in the morning we set sail to Hvar, the longest island in Croatia, the sunniest in all Europe (2724 sunny hours each year) and undeniably among the most beautiful islands in the world. Swim stop along the way. Upon arrival join the guided tour of Hvar and learn why this amazing town is a must see on the historical map of the Croatia. Your evening is free to explore this amazing holiday spot by yourself. We suggest you to take a jeep safari which will take you away from the popular tourist resorts, on an intoxicating voyage of discovery through the aromatic hills of rosemary and lavender, through the various hilltop villages of the island, and along tracks off-limits to most vehicles.Note: port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad because of the limited capacity of Hvar harbor. In that case transfer to and from Hvar will be organized.
Day 6 - DAY 6: HVAR – PRIMOŠTEN – NP KRKA – ŠIBENIK
This morning we will leave Hvar behind and sail towards Primošten, a small town located between Sibenik and Split. Your bus will be waiting for you to take you to visit Krka National Park, one of Croatia’s most famous national parks. The top attractions of the Park are its magnificent waterfalls, including the famous Skradinski Buk falls which are one of Croatia’s most famous sights. A boat trip through the park is a great way to explore and enjoy beautiful waterfall in a green environment. Best of all, it is possible to swim in some locations in Krka National Park! (To be sure to bring your swimming costume along!) After the sightseeing tour, we will take you to Pakovo village to xperience authentic, interactive and entertaining storytelling, try the famous Drniš "pršut" (smoked ham) and enjoy Croatian specialty "peka". After this amazing experience we will go to Šibenik, a city of exceptional history and rich cultural heritage. Your night is free to explore the city by yourself. Overnight Šibenik.
Day 7 - DAY 7: ŠIBENIK – SPLIT (B,L)
Today we head for our final port – Split. Upon arrival join the walking tour through Split with an expert guide who will bring the past to life and also tell you a lot about Split today. Stroll the streets and learn many interesting facts that make this unique town’s history full of intrigue. Take part of the story of this more than 1700 years old town, founded by the Roman emperor Diocletian who chose this beautiful place as his retirement residence. Let the story of who he was and why he loved Dalmatia so much amaze you! Overnight in Split.
Day 8 - DAY 8: SPLIT (B)
After breakfast, it’s time to disembark.Transfer to airport.

Trip Dates

StartEndPrice FromRoom Type
19-09-202026-09-2020EUR €1,695Lower Deck Cabin
19-09-202026-09-2020EUR €2,095Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €1,495Lower Deck Cabin
03-10-202010-10-2020EUR €1,895Upper Deck Balcony Cabin

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