* Legend: B – breakfast; L – lunch; D – dinner; CD – captain dinner, T – tasting
DAY 1 • SATURDAY: DUBROVNIK (D)
Transfer from Dubrovnik airport to Dubrovnik harbour, where the vessel will be docked. Check-in from 14.00 h onwards. After settling, transfer to the old town for the guided walking tour of this magical town. Walk to the Old City through the bustling Stradun street by visiting the Cathedral, Franciscan Monastery, Rector’s Palace and many other attractions of this precious and beautiful UNESCO site. We recommend a walk on top of the 1940 m long city walls for those with more enthusiasm! After the tour, return transfer to the ship for a welcome reception and cocktail to enjoy the meet and greet party on board. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
DAY 2 • MONDAY: DUBROVNIK – MLJET/KORČULA (B, L,)
In the morning, we start our Luxury Dalmatian coast cruise to Pomena on the island of Mljet, known for its immense beauty, covered by thick forest. First, visit the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park and enjoy the boat ride to the St Mary Isle to visit an ancient Benedictine monastery, an old abbey and a Church dating back to the 12th Century. You will also have free time to explore the park individually, for example, by renting bikes and cycling on the numerous paths around the lakes. The next stop is the beautiful island of Korcula. The city itself is one of the best-preserved medieval cities of the Mediterranian. There is an extensive choice of restaurants to enjoy your gourmet experience, and there are numerous bars and clubs for those looking for evening entertainment overnight in Korčula.
DAY 3 • MONDAY: KORČULA – SPLIT (B, L,)
Continue to Split, a historic town under UNESCO protection. The magnificent Diocletian palace, once inhabited by the Roman emperor, is of special interest. A local guide meets us on arrival for a walk through the heart of the bustling old town and the market.
Return to the ship—overnight in Split.
DAY 4 • SPLIT – BOL (B, L, T, CD)
Morning departure to the seaside resort of Bol on Brac Island claimed to have the most beautiful and the most photographed beach in Croatia, called Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape). Immerse yourself in a bath of sun and sea water or explore the town of Bol. After lunch, some time at leisure until afternoon. Then we have a wine tasting in one of the oldest Dalmatia wine cooperatives (dating 1903), followed by the Captain’s dinner with entertainment on board. Overnight in Bol.
DAY 5 • BOL – HVAR (B, L)
Morning departure towards Hvar, the most popular Croatian island. Lunch on board, followed by a swim stop at the Pakleni Islands. There are many historical landmarks in Hvar: the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower and the oldest community theatre in Europe, founded in 1612. Next, hike up to the town fort overlooking the harbour to get some lovely scenic views.
In the evening, you can enjoy the vibe of a bustling promenade, well-appointed cafes, wine stores, shops and restaurants—overnight in the port.
DAY 6 • HVAR – PELJEŠAC (B, L, D)
Early morning departure towards the Pelješac Peninsula, land of excellent wines. Arrival after lunch. Then transfer from the shore to the inland rural area. We visit a local farm and have a typical village party with Croatian delicacies, an all-inclusive dinner with local dishes made from their production. Late transfer back to the ship. Overnight.
DAY 7 • PELJEŠAC– DUBROVNIK (B, L)
Return to our final destination – Dubrovnik, where our Dalmatian coast cruise will end. On arrival, we cruise alongside the old city walls for a proper perspective of the majesty of this place. Lunch is served on deck before we head to the harbour. Enjoy your free time in this magnificent city. We recommend a walk on top of the 1940 m long city walls for those with more enthusiasm! Overnight.
DAY 8 • DUBROVNIK (B, L)
Breakfast and time to say goodbye…We hope you enjoyed our Dalmatia Cruise and hope to see you aboard next year on one of our Croatia routes! Check out by 9.00 am.
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Deluxe’s superior ship is one of the best on the Adriatic sea. She is built with high-quality wood, glass, marble, stainless steel, a minimum of 47 meters in length, newly built or renovated after 2016. There are spacious, superbly designed, air-conditioned en-suite cabins with double or twin beds, 15 to 20 meters in size.
|DEPARTURES WEDNESDAYS||JUNE 22|
|Per person in lower deck cabin||EUR 1700|
|Per person in main deck cabin||EUR 2000|
|DEPARTURES SATURDAYS||JULY 2, 30||AUGUST 6, 13|
|Per person in lower deck cabin||EUR1800||EUR 1500|
|Per person in main deck cabin||EUR 2100||EUR 1800|
No additional fees on arrival except gratuities