Adriatic Cruises - The Ships & FAQ

We offer cruises of three different categories of ships: A, A+ and Deluxe. All ships are different in design however each category has the same facilities and amenities on board. Other benefits are included on the A+ and Deluxe Ships during your cruise.


Q: What are the ships like?

A: All boats are motor boats made of wood or iron. Boats are different sizes and shapes. Some of the boats are brand new and some have a lot of history which in their past they have been used for different functions, until they became tourists ships.

Q: How many crew members work on boat?

A: Depending on its size, boat has about five crew members, and it is usually captain, chef, waiter and sailors.

Q: How do we communicate with crew?

A: At least one crew member is able to communicate in English or other foreign language. You will be introduced to all of your crew members when you arrive on boat at your welcome speech given by the operator’s representatives.

Q: Can I choose to be on a specific boat?

A: If you have a wish to be on some specific boat from our fleet, we kindly ask you to express your wish to us while making a reservation. The operator will try to accommodate you on a specific boat, although we can’t completely guarantee you the name of the boat because of possible group reservations.

Q: How often boats use their sails?

A: Although we call them sailing boats, boats usually sail on motor drive in a way to carry out given route and sails pull up depending on weather conditions at least once a week. Please note that some of our steel boats don't even have sails (Princess Tuna).

Q: How many people are there per boat?

A: The number of persons on boat varies from 20 to 40, depending on a size of the boat.

Q: What is difference between A, A+ and Deluxe category boats?

A: A category boats have cabins with their own bathroom/ toilette and include decks and restaurant areas. These tend to be older ships. A category ships mostly have bunk beds (with exceptions), however some lower bunks are also double beds – and these are the triple cabins. We cannot guarantee double or twin beds but will make a note of client wishes.

All A+ are relatively new additions to the fleet, which are usually built from scratch and are even more spacious and more comfortable then the regular A category ships. The cabins are slightly bigger, beds are either twin or double beds (no bunks), and have full air-conditioning throughout the ships. Note that AC is limited when there is no electrical access and the ship is forced to run the power on generators only till midnight (due to the noise generated by generators). A + ships also have 2 extra services provided; one free sightseeing tour with English speaking guide and one captains’ dinner included!

Deluxe ships offer all the modern conveniences that an A+ cruise offers, however are more luxurious and spacious in design. They include guided tours and numerous special services. Wi-Fi is also available on board, free of charge.

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One Captain’s Dinner

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