Split to Dubrovnik luxury cruise via Krka National Park

Split to Dubrovnik luxury cruise via Krka National Park

From EUR €1,495

Description

A cruise full of highlights from Split to Dubrovnik. Aside from those two great historical centres we will visit two National Parks, Mljet and Krka, The birthplace of Marco Polo at Korcula, Jetset Hvar, historic Sibenik and Slano, often considered the centre of Croatian cuisine, for some oyster tasting.

We will cruise for 4-5 hours a day, stopping for a swim along the way in a secluded bay. There will be time for relaxing on board in the mornings, while afternoons are often spent ashore exploring the destinations we visit, and in the evenings we are usually free to try some local cuisine, wine and cheese in some of the many restaurants that line the small ports and harbours we moor in.

PRICE INCLUDES

• Arrival and Departure airport transfer (group)
• Accomodation in double/twin cabin with ensuite bathroom
• 7 Night cruise from Split to Dubrovnik
• Half Board daily (breakfast and lunch or dinner
• Unlimited water (water dispensers)
• Freah fruit available daily
• Welcome reception on Day 1
• Traditional Croatian dinner at Pakovo village
• Ston oyster tasting experience
• Captain’s evening dinner with live entertainment
• One way bus transfer from Dubrovnik port to Old Town Dubrovnik for sightseeing tour
• Krka National Park entrance fee
• Guided walking tours according to the itinerary
• Professional English-speaking cruise director
• Free WIFI on-board
• Daily cabin service & luggage handling

Trip Name
Split to Dubrovnik luxury cruise via Krka National Park
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: SATURDAY - SPLIT (D)
Transfer from Split airport to Split Harbour where you will be welcomed by our cruise representative. Check in starts from 13:00h. In case your flight arrives earlier, let us take care of your luggage so you can enjoy beautiful Split on your own untill check in time. After settling in, you can join the walking tour through Split with an expert guide who will bring the past to life and 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 in 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! After the tour, return to the ship for a welcome reception. Overnight in Split.
Day 2 - DAY 2: SUNDAY SPLIT – PRIMOŠTEN/ŠIBENIK (B, L)
This morning we will leave Split 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 experience authentic, interactive and entertaining storytelling, try the famous Drniš "pršut" (smoked ham) and enjoy a 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 3 - DAY 3: MONDAY –PRIMOŠTEN /ŠIBENIK – 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 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 Harbour. In that case transfer to and from Hvar will be organized.
Day 4 - DAY 4: TUESDAY - HVAR – KORČULA (B, L)
Early in the morning we set sail for the island of Korčula, rich in vineyards, olive groves and small villages with numerous bays and coves. there will be a swim stop in one of the peaceful bays, perfect to enjoy the beautiful atmosphere of the unspoiled nature, lush vegetation and crystal clear sea. Lunch on board. Afternoon arrival in Korčula. This medieval ”little Dubrovnik”, said to be the birthplace of Marco Polo, has an ancient atmosphere and we will enjoy getting to know it on an interesting tour along its winding streets (only in case you have purchased our excursion package). After the tour, make the best of some free time and sip a glass of local wine or coffee at an outdoor cafe, take a dip in the sea or just continue walking the streets. Overnight in Korčula.
Day 5 - DAY 5: WEDNESDAY - KORČULA – MLJET (B, L, D)
Cruise to Mljet - the most forested island in the Adriatic and one of the most beautiful islands 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 Veliko Jezero, is one of the most beautiful and historic localities on the Mediterranean, is a symbol of the National Park. 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 Pomena. *National Park entrance fee not included
Day 6 - DAY 6: THURSDAY – MLJET – SLANO/STON (B, L, T)
Early in the morning we depart to Slano, a small town indented into a 2km long bay. From here we will start our gastro adventure towards Ston, the gastronomic centre of the county. This town with the longest walls in Europe is situated near Dubrovnik and is surrounded by breathtaking scenery which, together with the picturesque city architecture, forms a harmonic entity. Once there we will visit an oyster farm where you will learn how oysters and mussels are cultivated in this region, and why they are so delicious. You will enjoy a rustic oyster and mussel tasting with local wine under the shade of the trees. Overnight in Slano.
Day 7 - DAY 7: FRIDAY - SLANO - SLANO-ELPAHITI ISLANDS-DUBROVNIK (B,L)
Early in the morning we depart to Elaphiti Islands with plenty of time for swimming along the way. As we continue our journey towards Dubrovnik, enjoy lunch while sailing alongside the old city walls. This is the perfect time for you to take some magnificent photos and memories that will last a lifetime. After docking join a guided tour of the Old Town. After visiting this stunningly intact walled city on the Adriatic Sea coast, you will have the opportunity to experience the best things this town has to offer by yourself. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Day 8 - DAY 8: SATURDAY - DUBROVNIK Check out (B)
After breakfast it is time to say goodbye to all the crew and fellow passengers. Check out is by 9am with a transfer to Dubrovnik Airport after a memorable cruise.

Trip Dates

StartEndPrice FromRoom Type
09-05-202016-05-2020EUR €1,495Lower Deck Cabin
09-05-202016-05-2020EUR €1,895Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
23-05-202030-05-2020EUR €1,595Lower Deck Cabin
23-05-202030-05-2020EUR €1,995Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
06-06-202013-06-2020EUR €1,695Lower Deck Cabin
06-06-202013-06-2020EUR €2,095Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
18-07-202025-07-2020EUR €1,595Lower Deck Cabin
18-07-202025-07-2020EUR €1,995Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
15-08-202022-08-2020EUR €1,495Lower Deck Cabin
15-08-202022-08-2020EUR €1,895Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
29-08-202005-09-2020EUR €1,695Lower Deck Cabin
29-08-202005-09-2020EUR €2,095Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
26-09-202003-10-2020EUR €1,695Lower Deck Cabin
26-09-202003-10-2020EUR €2,095Upper Deck Balcony Cabin
10-10-202017-10-2020EUR €1,495Lower Deck Cabin
10-10-202017-10-2020EUR €1,895Upper Deck Balcony Cabin

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