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Pietro - Travel specialist

Having grown up on the Island of Sicily, I was introduced to Croatia over a decade ago and I immediately fell in love. Like Sicily its adorned with spectacular coastline, charming Old Towns and warm and welcoming locals at every turn.

Pietro

Croatia Specialist

+44 208 004 2345

Overview

  • from £1,645 PP
  • 7 Nights
  • Breakfast & Lunch
  • Deluxe
  • Split
  • Dubrovnik

Highlights

Sail from the ancient city of Split along the Southern Dalmatian coast, experiencing renowned destinations and lesser-known island jewels, tasting all sorts of mouthwatering gastronomic delights in between.

Visit one of the country’s most beautiful beaches, Zlatni Rat on Bol, go wine tasting on the jet-setting island of Hvar, sample oysters on medieval Ston, and cap off the adventure with a visit to iconic Dubrovnik and admire the endless red-tiled roofs and the turquoise Adriatic beyond.

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At a Glance

  • Day 1
    • Split

      • Private transfer from Split airport/hotel
      • Guided tour of Split & Welcome cocktail reception
  • Day 2
    • Trogir

      • Guided tour of Trogir
  • Day 3
    • Bol & Hvar

      • Visit Bol in Brac & Zlatni Rat beach
      • Wine tasting in Hvar
  • Day 4
    • Vis

      • Visit the quaint & beautiful island of Vis
  • Day 5
    • Korcula

      • Optional: Blue Cave tour
      • Guided walking tour of Korcula
  • Day 6
    • Mljet & Slano

      • Visit stunning Mljet National Park
      • Fresh oyster and mussels tasting experience
      • Captain's Dinner
  • Day 7
    • Dubrovnik

      • Tour of Dubrovnik's Old Town
  • Day 8
    • Departure

      • Private transfer to Dubrovnik airport/hotel
  • Day by Day Itinerary

    DAY 1 Split

    Split harbor

    You will be met at Split airport with a private transfer to Split harbor with check-in from 14.00 hrs. After checking in, enjoy a fascinating look at what’s within the walls of Split’s historic center. Join our local guide after breakfast for a walk through the labyrinth of streets and alleyways, much of which is covered by Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace which includes some of the most well-preserved Roman monuments and buildings in the world. You’ll also notice influences by the Greeks and Venetians. Return to the ship for a Welcome Dinner onboard.

    • Excursions Included Guided tour of Split
    • Meals Included Welcome dinner and cocktail reception

    DAY 2 Trogir

    Old Town of Trogir

    After breakfast, our cruise will head towards the medieval town of Trogir for an inspiring city tour through its enticing streets, viewing the magnificently preserved Kamerlengo Castle and one of the finest examples of sacral architecture in the country, the Cathedral of St. Lawrence. Overnight in Trogir, where you can sample a choice of enticing restaurants.

    • Excursions Included Guided tour of Trogir
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    DAY 3 Bol & Hvar

    Hvar panorama

    We head towards the charming island of Brac and visit the famous Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape) beach near Bol for a refreshing swim stop. We continue cruising toward the jet-set island of Hvar which is renowned for its stunning and fragrant fields of lavender.

    This afternoon you are in for a treat as you visit one of the most sought-after family wineries on the island. At the winery, you will enjoy sampling a selection of locally-produced wines and snacks. After the winery tour, you will return to Hvar Town to enjoy the rest of the evening at your leisure.

    • Excursions Included Wine tasting in Hvar
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    DAY 4 Pakleni Islands & Vis

    Pakleni Islands

    Early morning we cruise through the beautiful Pakleni Islands which are known for their stunning bays and crystal-clear coves. The captain will dock in one of these coves for an extended swim stop giving guests time to sample some of the water toys on board the boat. The cruise then continues to the island of Vis, which was once a strategic Yugoslav naval base. Due to the island’s seclusion and isolation, Vis has a unique charm that typifies ‘the Mediterranean as it once was’. A visit to Vis would not be complete without sampling some exquisite local wines from a family winery. Overnight in the port of Vis.

    • Excursions Included N/A
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    DAY 5 Blue Cave & Korcula

    Blue Cave, Bisevo, Croatia

    We depart early for one of the highlights as we sail towards the beautiful island of Bisevo, to admire the magnificent Blue Cave, famous for its remarkable natural phenomenon of otherworldly aquamarine glow. Please note that entry to the Blue Cave is subject to weather and sea conditions and therefore the entry fee of EUR20pp is payable on the day. Continue towards the striking island of Korcula, which is best known as the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Relax and admire the stunning secluded bays en route. Afternoon arrival in Korcula is followed by a guided walking tour of this charming Old Town.

    • Excursions Included Guided tour of the Blue Cave (entrance fee payable locally), Guided tour of Korcula
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    DAY 6 Mljet & Slano

    Slano

    We cruise on toward the island of Mljet. On arrival, stroll to the famous salt lakes, situated in the heart of the stunning National Park. We then cruise onto the enchanting village of Slano, on the mainland. Slano is a peaceful traditional fishermen’s village and the entrance point to Ston, another fortified small village that is famous for its oysters. Head to an oyster farm, where you can sample fresh oysters and learn more about this delicacy. Tonight is Captain’s Dinner on board the ship, with live music & entertainment.

    • Excursions Included Entrance to the Mljet National Park, Fresh oyster and mussel tasting experience
    • Meals Included Breakfast, Lunch and Captain's Dinner

    DAY 7 Dubrovnik

    Dubrovnik City Walls

    On the last day of our deluxe Croatian cruise, we make an early departure to Dubrovnik. The ancient city boasts many historical buildings that date back to the time of the old Dubrovnik Republic. We take a cruise alongside the walls of the old Dubrovnik city centre. Join our guided walking tour of this magnificent city and learn all about this historic city.  You may also decide to walk the famous City Walls, to enjoy panoramic scenic views of the ancient city walls and the beautiful Elaphiti Islands.

    • Excursions Included Guided tour of Dubrovnik
    • Meals Included Breakfast and Lunch

    DAY 8 Departure

    Dubrovnik, Croatia

    After breakfast, it is time to say goodbye to the crew and to all of your new friends.

    Check out by 0900hrs and transfer to Dubrovnik airport after a memorable Deluxe Cruise from Split to Dubrovnik.

    • Meals Included Breakfast

    Deluxe Cruise Ships

    Phoenix 72 ship banner

    MS Phoenix

    A modern luxury yacht, Phoenix 72 was built in 2021 offering an elegant way to cruise Croatia’s magnificent coast. She boasts 18 comfortable en-suite, air-conditioned cabins, complete with LCD TVs and large portholes or windows for watching the passing scenery. Expect state-of-the-art facilities and the latest and greatest high-tech and safety equipment to ensure an unforgettable excursion.

    MS Desire, Croatia small ship cruise

    MS Desire

    MS Desire is a 48.2m (157ft) long, 8.1m (26ft) wide luxury ship, with a cruising speed of ten nautical miles per hour. The ship launched in 2017 featuring the latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities. The ship has a maximum capacity of 38 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins over the lower deck, upper deck, and sun deck, ensuring exceptional personal service.

    Ambassador

    MS Ambassador

    MS Ambassador is a 48.2m (157ft) long, 8.1m (26ft) wide luxury ship, with a cruising speed of ten nautical miles per hour. The ship was launched in 2019, featuring the latest state-of-the-art equipment and amenities. The ship has a maximum capacity of 38 passengers in 19 twin or double cabins, ensuring exceptional personal service.

    What’s Included

    • 7 nights deluxe cruise in a choice of cabin with en-suite bathroom
    • Return flights from UK airports
    • Private arrival and departure transfers from Dubrovnik airport and to Split airport
    • Daily buffet breakfast with generous fresh fruit selection
    • Welcome reception & cocktail
    • Daily 3 Course set lunch
    • Unlimited filtered water
    • Captain’s dinner with live entertainment
    • Croatian wine tasting tour in Hvar
    • Half day gastronomic tour to an oyster farm in Ston
    • Professional Cruise Director
    • Guided walking tours of towns: Dubrovnik, Korcula, Trogir and Split
    • One way bus transfer from Dubrovnik port to Old town Dubrovnik for sightseeing
    • Entrance to Mljet National Park
    • Daily swim stops
    • Luggage handling
    • Daily cabin service
    • Free WiFi onboard
    • ATOL Protection

    What's Not Included

    • Gratuities
    • Port taxes which will be advised at the time of quoting
    • We strongly advise all guests purchase comprehensive travel insurance

    Supplement Free Cabins for Single Travellers

    • We have a limited number of supplement free cabins for single travellers per departure. Once these supplement free cabins have sold out, a single supplement of 80% applies to lower deck cabins.

    Departure Dates

    2024

    • May

      May 04, 2024May 11, 2024May 18, 2024May 25, 2024
    • Jun

      Jun 01, 2024Jun 08, 2024Jun 15, 2024Jun 22, 2024Jun 29, 2024
    • Jul

      Jul 06, 2024Jul 13, 2024Jul 20, 2024Jul 27, 2024
    • Aug

      Aug 03, 2024Aug 10, 2024Aug 17, 2024Aug 24, 2024Aug 31, 2024
    • Sep

      Sep 07, 2024Sep 14, 2024Sep 21, 2024Sep 28, 2024
    • Oct

      Oct 05, 2024Oct 12, 2024

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