Start your adventure in Split before heading to the Makarska Riviera which offers some of the best beaches in Europe. Head down to the National Park of Mljet then to the awe-inspiring city of Dubrovnik. Next you’ll be heading to the island of Sipan or Trstenik Peninsula and on to the pretty town of Korcula, the birthplace of Marco Polo. The chic island of Hvar is your next stop before heading to the stunning beach town of Bol. Your final port of call is the UNESCO protected city of Split, famous for its roman architecture and fascinating places of interest.
Saturday departures between 16/04/2022 and 15/10/2022
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Fly to Split. Fly back from Split
► Luggage Handling
► One guided tour (Premium category) or three guided tours (Premium Superior category)
► One Captain's dinner with live music
► Free Wi-Fi on board
► Daily cabin service with mid-week fresh set of towels and bed linen
► Afternoon tea and coffee
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.
Depart from Split harbour at 13:00. Set sail to one of the best beaches in Croatia. There follows lunch on board with your fellow passengers. Option to take the white-water rafting or zip line excursion on the Cetina River. Meet back at the ship in Makarska in the evening. Overnight in Makarska. (L)
Key: (B) = Breakfast, (L) = Lunch, (D) = Dinner, (CD) = Captain's Dinner
Early morning departure to Mljet, stopping off for a refreshing swim. Then the whole afternoon is yours to discover the fantastic Mljet National Park; one of Croatia’s most beautiful locations. Overnight in Polace or Pomena depending on weather and dock space. (B, L)
After breakfast in Mljet you cruise along the riviera to Dubrovnik with a short swim en route. After arriving in Dubrovnik, the time is yours to discover this awe-inspiring UNESCO Protected city. A guided tour is included. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, L)
The morning is free to continue your exploration of Dubrovnik, maybe go up the cable car for breath-taking views of the city or walk the city walls. Late morning departure for Sipan or Trstenik where there’s more time for swimming. Then we enjoy the special Captain's Dinner on-board. (B, L, CD)
After breakfast, depart to the island of Korcula, famous for the birthplace of explorer Marco Polo. Lunch on-board near Korcula town then arrival in the afternoon. Take in the beautiful history of the 13th century walled old town, complete with churches and museums. Guided tour included for premium superior category including with wine tasting at a local winery. Overnight in Korcula. (B, L).
Early morning departure from Korcula to the Pakleni Islands for lunch and a swim. Then set sail for Hvar; an island boasting chic nightlife, rolling lavender hills, fantastic history and great restaurants. Overnight in Hvar (B, L)
From Hvar you set sail for Bol, the town on the Island of Brac that is home to the famous Zlatni Rat Beach. Stop here for a swin then after lunch, you’ll make your way back to Split, arriving late afternoon. There is the opportunity to join a guided tour of this fantastic UNESCO-protected city, full of Roman architecture and places of interest, including the Diocletian Palace. Overnight in Split. (B, L).
After breakfast, it’s time to depart from what we hope has been a fascinating and enjoyable cruise. Check out at 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. There is a 40 Euro charge per person, payable at check in for Visitor Tax and Port Fees.
Departs Split Port at 1pm
Premium Category Ship:
Price Category A: Below Deck Cabin £589 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £619 pp
Price Category B: Below Deck Cabin £649 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £679 pp
Price Category C: Below Deck Cabin £679 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £739 pp
Price Category D: Below Deck Cabin £769 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £829 pp
Price Category E: Below Deck Cabin £829 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £889 pp
Price Category F: Below Deck Cabin £849 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £919 pp
Premium Superior Category Ship:
Price Category A: Below Deck Cabin £689 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £719 pp
Price Category B: Below Deck Cabin £739 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £789 pp
Price Category C: Below Deck Cabin £779 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £839 pp
Price Category D: Below Deck Cabin £889 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £949 pp
Price Category E: Below Deck Cabin £949 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £1009 pp
Price Category F: Below Deck Cabin £979 pp, Upper/Main Deck Cabin £1049 pp