SPLIT-BOL-HVAR- KORĈULA- DUBROVNIK- ELAPHITI ISLANDS – NATIONAL PARK MLJET, MLJET ISLAND-PUĈIŠĆA (BRAĈ ISLAND)-OMIŠ (MAKARSKA RIVIERA) – SPLIT
The Ship – MS Kapetan Bota (Built 2015) or MS Equator (Built 2017)
Our Split luxury cruises will be operating on two cruise ships in the 2017 season. We will be running the beautiful Kapetan Bota ship which was launched in 2015 and the currently under construction MS Equator.
With their perfect size and manoeuvring abilities, both ships have 19 cabins and will satisfy your refined expectations for a luxury cruise along the Adriatic Coast.
These new motor ships are built under Croatian flag with a length of 44,00 meters and 8,30 meters in width, with two powerful engines + three generators for air-conditioning system and 220 Volts with standard cruising speed of 9,00 knots, bow thruster and all electronic equipment . Construction material is steel with mahogany and iroko wood on decks.
The ships both have 19 luxury cabins with private facilities and air-conditioning for up to maximum 40 persons. The ships experienced crews will make your cruise even more enjoyable with their highly personal service.
Passenger cabins are situated on two decks while crew members are accommodated in separate living quarters reserved for them.
All guest cabins are very comfortable, fully air conditioned, with independent ventilation system for fresh air all the time, conveniently designed with modern private en suites, toilet and shower in cabin.
All cabins are equipped with beds in size 200×80 cm or 200×170 cm with independent air-conditioned control board, Satellite LCD TV in cabins, designed wallboards, working table and 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 & fire alarm and sound system for notifications of a cruise manager or group leader.
Standard cabins have two portholes and dual ventilation system while main deck cabins have two windows, smaller in bathroom and larger cabin window. Cabins are sound-proof and have fire-proof door.
- Private return airport transfers in Split
- English speaking cruise manager on board
- 6 crew members
- 7 nights cruise in a preferred category cabin
- Complimentary fresh fruit and bottled water available daily
- Welcome dinner with three courses
- Buffet breakfast daily and 6 lunches with three courses
- Professional English speaking guide for city tours of Hvar, Korčula, Dubrovnik with transfers and panoramic photo stop and Split
- Free Wi-Fi on board
- Port Taxes & Fees
What’s not Included
- Return flights from Australia
- Entrance to the Mljet National Park, cca 15,00 EUR per person to be paid at entrance if clients want to enter
- On board drinks & beverages
Departure Dates From Split For 2017
- April 29
- May 6, 13, 20, 27
- June 3, 10, 17, 24
- July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
- August 5, 12, 19, 26
- September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
- October 7, 14
Departure Dates From Split For 2018
- May 5, 12, 19, 26
- June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
- July 7, 14, 21, 28
- August 5, 11, 18, 25
- September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
- October 6, 13
- We are specialists in luxury travel to Croatia with the largest coverage of 4 and 5 star hotels, resorts and cruises
- Unrivalled customer service and extensive knowledge of the region, help us to craft unique and tailor made tours, holidays and unforgettable honeymoons in Croatia
- Your Croatia cruise holiday is covered by our ATOL cover providing you 100% financial protection and peace of mind for your trip
- Our concierge team provide not only 24/7 support throughout the booking process and the trip, but also some little touches to show we care from the minute you get in touch to your return to work with the holiday blues
Legend: B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner
DAY 1 • SATURDAY SPLIT
The brand new luxury ship will be docked in Split harbour, where you can board throughout the day. Once you have checked in you can relax in your luxury cabin before attending the Welcome meeting at 7.00 pm. The Cruise Director will introduce you to the Captain and crew. You will also meet your fellow passengers. Welcome dinner is served at 7.30 pm. Overnight in Split, (D)
DAY 2 • SUNDAY SPLIT – BOL – HVAR
We start our voyage with a morning departure. We cruise towards Bol, where you can enjoy swimming and sunbathing on the beautiful Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape) beach. We will stop in Bol until lunchtime when lunch is served on board. In the afternoon the ship will cruise towards the beautiful island of Hvar, with a second swim stop in a one of the many magnificent coves and bays in the area. Hvar is one of the most popular Croatian tourist destinations and has become known as the meeting place for the international jet set. You have a free evening to explore the beauty and charm of this popular island hopping location. Upon your evening arrival in Hvar, a local English speaking guide will introduce you to the history, culture and way of life on the island. Overnight in Hvar Historical Town, (B,L)
DAY 3 • MONDAY HVAR – KORĈULA, KORĈULA ISLAND
After breakfast we depart for the island of Korčula. A swim stop before lunch will leave you feeling relaxed and ready for an afternoon trip into Korčula town. Korčula is the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo and boasts many historical places of interest that you can visit and explore. Our English speaking tour guide offers a mini Korĉula City tour, that includes a comfortable stroll through some of the town’s quaint and charming narrow and cobbled streets. The evening is free so you can make plans to dine at one of the local restaurants, where you can enjoy authentic Croatian hospitality. Overnight in Korĉula Historical Town, (B,L)
DAY 4 • TUESDAY KORĈULA – DUBROVNIK
A morning departure means that there is ample time to enjoy the scenic delights of Mjlet and the Elaphite islands before reaching Dubrovnik in the afternoon. There will be a swim stop and lunch is served on board. Our English speaking guide will greet you at the pier. After a panoramic drive and hill top photo stop we will arrive at the historical centre of Dubrovnik. The famous city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site and your guide is on hand to show you many of the most popular historical and cultural attractions. After the tour you have free time to explore the city. It is recommended that you visit the ancient City Walls and take the cable car ride to the top of the Mount Srđ. Return coach transfer is scheduled to be at 18.00 hrs. Overnight in Dubrovnik, (B,L)
DAY 5 • WEDNESDAY DUBROVNIK- ELAPHITI ISLANDS – NATIONAL PARK MLJET, MLJET ISLAND
After breakfast we continue to cruise the coastline of the magnificent Elaphiti islands archipelago, situated to the northwest of Dubrovnik. There is a swim stop before lunch is served on board. On arrival at Mjlet National Park, after lunch, you have a free afternoon to explore the park and famous salt lakes. The Islet of St. Mary, with its Benedictine Monastery dating back to the 12th century, is worth a visit if you appreciate history, heritage and culture. Overnight in Mljet National Park, with an evening free. (B,L)
DAY 6 • THURSDAY MLJET – PUĈIŠĆA ( BRAĈ ISLAND)
Our Croatia island hopping voyage continues towards Pučišća. You can enjoy a refreshing swim stop on that way and gourmet lunch served on board. Pučišća is the biggest town situated on the island of Brač. The charming town is positioned in the steep-sided natural harbour and boasts authentic Mediterranean architecture. Stone excavated at Pučišća Quarry was used to build the distinctive limestone columns of the White House in Washington DC, the Parliament house in Vienna and many other famous buildings all over the world. The only Stonemasonry school in Croatia can be found in Pučišća. Here students carve sculptures from Brač limestone using traditional tools. Overnight in Puĉišća at Braĉ Island, (B,L)
DAY 7 • FRIDAY PUĈIŠĆA – OMIŠ ( MAKARSKA RIVIERA) – SPLIT
On the final day of this luxury Croatia cruise, we sail across the Brač channel to the ancient town of Omiš. The historical town boasts ancient city walls, fortresses and stone churches that are located at the delta of Cetina River. It also has beautiful sandy beaches. After a relaxed stroll in Omiš we stop for lunch, and continue sailing towards Split in the afternoon. Split is the second largest urban centre in Croatia and forms the heart of the Split and Dalmatia County. It is considered to be over 1,700 years old and is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List. The most famous cultural buildings are located inside the walls of the Diocletian’s Palace. There are also many museums, churches and other archaeological sites of interest in the region of Split. Our English speaking tour guide offers a 35-40 minute Split City tour, that includes a walk through the Diocletian’s Palace. Overnight in Split, (B,L)
DAY 8 • SATURDAY SPLIT
It is time to say farewell to all of your new friends after breakfast. (B)