Spend your mornings on the spacious decks and swimming in the crystal sea. Afternoons include guided tours and exploring the towns and islands Croatia is famous for. You’ll start in Dubrovnik with a tour of the Old Town and ride up the cable car, followed by a welcome cocktail party. You’ll then head to Ston, famous for its medieval wall and oyster farms. Mljet National Park is next on the agenda followed by the historic town of Korcula, the birthplace of explorer Marco Polo. The spectacular Blue Caves and wine tasting on Vis Island follows, then continues to the chic island of Hvar, the famous Zlatni Rat beach at Bol and ends in the protected Roman city of Split.
Saturday departures between 02/07/2022 and 08/10/2022
Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, London Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle
Fly to Dubrovnik. Fly back from Dubrovnik
► Airport Transfers & Luggage Handling
► Excursions with tour manager including Dubrovnik Guided Tour, Dubrovnik Cable Car, Sightseeing in Hvar, Korcula and Split, Ston (including oyster farm visit and tasting, wine tasting in Vis and entrance to Mljet National Park
► Welcome cocktail party
► One Captain's dinner with live music
► Free Wi-Fi on board
► Daily cabin service
► All visitor fees and taxes
The old town, a UNESCO world heritage site, celebrated for its outstanding cultural and historical heritage boasts entire streets and buildings perfectly preserved to create an awe-inspiring Roman environment. Dotted with spectacular beaches, the lush vegetation, sun-soaked cafes and stunning architecture along with the extensive selection of hotels, sights and activities, guarantees every tourist’s taste is catered for, making Dubrovnik a perfect Balkan escape.
Visitors will get to know its numerous beautiful beaches and coves, vineyards and olive groves, the island is a treasure waiting to be discovered. Korcula town has interesting museums, cosy restaurants and cafes encircled by imposing honey-coloured stone walls. A spectacular setting in a fairy-tale location with easy access from Dubrovnik by catamaran, Korcula is the perfect getaway for couples that simply cannot be missed!
Hvar Town, the island's capital is the place to stay. Medieval walls surround the beautifully ornamented gothic palaces on the winding stone streets, while in the bay, luxury yachts dock near the stylish bars and cafes. The island is famed for its wealth of rocky coves, breath-taking beaches, extraordinary purple fields of lavender and heather, and shady pines that dot the island. Hvar Island is the perfect setting for a perfect escape.
Holiday makers love its wonderful beaches, magnificent scenery and pretty seaside villages. Brac is Croatia’s largest island and the perfect destination for families and couples wanting to soak up the best the country has to offer. Brac offers a diverse landscape including pine-scented forests, crystal clear waters and rocky cliffs. The attractive town of Bol offers a livelier base including the famous Zlatni Rat beach, whilst the quaint village of Supetar is the perfect place to relax.
Croatia's second largest city with a 1,700 year history, Split remains one of the Adriatic's most fascinating ports and is an important link to many of the nearby islands. It is home to a wealth of museums and other cultural assets, including one of the world's most impressive Roman monuments, the Diocletian's Palace, a dramatic UNESCO World Heritage Site. The fine standard of quality accommodation along with the reliable Dalmatian sunshine ensures a Split holiday will be a memorable experience.
This is sample itinerary. All our holidays are flexible therefore you can tailor your holiday to suit you.
Check in from 2pm. After settling in, you’ll be transferred to the city gates where a guided tour awaits of this historic and charming old town. You’ll then whisk up Mount Srd by cable car to experience truly spectacular views of the city and its neighbouring islands. After the tour, return to the ship for a welcome meet and greet cocktail reception on board which includes dinner. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (D)
Key: (B) = Breakfast, (L) = Lunch, (D) = Dinner, (T) = Tasting Session, (CD) = Captain's Dinner
The next morning you’ll head to the island of Mljet. Join your tour manager with a guided tour of this famous national park made famous for its salt lakes. You’ll head by boat to the isle of St Mary, visiting the Benedictine monastery, ancient abbey and 12th century church. Alternatively you can choose to spend your time at leisure and explore the national park by rented kayak or bicycle. Next stop is Korcula, famous for its walled old town and birthplace of Marco Polo. Overnight in Korcula. (B, L)
Continue to Split where a guided city tour upon arrival awaits. Famous for its UNESCO heritage protection, the Roman emperor Diocletian gives his names to the famous palace containing a wealth of history and culture. After the tour, you'll have leisure time to continue your exploration of the city. Overnight in Split. (B, L)
Next on the itinerary is the island of Brac. Start at the town of Bol, home to Croatia's most iconic beach; Zlatni Rat. After lunch on board you'll be treated to wine tasting at Dalmatia's oldest winery followed by the Captain's Dinner on board. Overnight in Bol. (B, L, T, CD)
A morning departure continues to the beautiful island of Hvar, the sunniest place in Croatia. Lunch on board is followed by a swim top at the Pakleni Islands. Known for its lavender fields, breath-taking scenery and chic lifestyle, you’ll be given plenty of leisure time in Hvar to explore interesting sights such as the Renaissance cathedral and fortress. (B,L)
An early morning departure awaits as you head towards the Peljesac peninsula. An area famous for its vineyards producing some of Croatia's best wines. Lunch onboard then arrival to Peljesac early afternoon. Transfer inland to a local farm for a typical Croatian get together for a dinner sampling some superb local dishes made from local produce. Overnight on Peljesac peninsula. (B, L, D)
Morning departure towards the beautiful city of Dubrovnik. Lunch is served onboard along side the famous old town, providing wonderful views. You'll then head to Dubrovnik's Gruz port where you'll have the afternoon and evening at leisure to further your exploration. We recommend walking the city walls. Overnight in Dubrovnik (B, L)
After breakfast, it’s time to depart from what we hope has been a fascinating and enjoyable cruise. Check out by 9am. (B)
We offer cruises of 2 different categories of ships for this cruise; Premium & Premium Superior. Premium offer a more traditional look, whereas the Premium Superior are recently built and larger. All ships are different in design however each category has the same facilities and amenities on board including en suites, complimentary Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Other benefits are included during your cruise depending on the category ship.
We offer cruises of 2 different categories of ships for this cruise; Deluxe and Deluxe Superior. All ships are different in design however each category has the same facilities and amenities on board including en suites, complimentary Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Other benefits are included during your cruise depending on the category ship.
Deluxe ships are 42-47m in length, modern and state of the art with spacious sun decks, hot tub and sun beds. Deluxe Superior ships are at least 47m in length and are best vessels on the Adriatic. They offer the same on board facilities as Deluxe category but are built with the highest quality materials.
These hotels are just a sample of the type we use within our holidays. Other hotels are available for varying budgets and star ratings.
Price is per person and based upon two people sharing a cabin. Price includes airport transfers and excursions listed within the itinerary. Flights are at an additional fee.
Check in from 2pm at Dubrovnik's Gruz Port
Deluxe Category Ship:
Price Category A: N/A
Price Category B: N/A
Price Category C: N/A
Price Category D: Below Deck Cabin £1619 pp, Upper/On Deck Cabin £1899 pp
Deluxe Superior Category Ship:
Price Category A: Below Deck Cabin £1339 pp, Upper/On Deck Cabin £1619 pp
Price Category B: N/A
Price Category C: N/A
Price Category D: Below Deck Cabin £1719 pp, Upper/On Deck Cabin £1999 pp