SCENIC CROATIA CRUISE FROM ZADAR 2020

Duration:
8 days/ 7 nights
Country:

Cost:
From 1040 EUR
Experience:
Idyllic islands, crystal-clear waters, spectacular seaside towns

Visit the glorious cities of Dubrovnik and Split and discover the idyllic islands of Mljet, Korcula, Vis, , Hvar and Brač. This Croatia Island Cruise is the perfect way to explore the magnificent Dalmatian coast in effortless style and comfort.

ITINERARY

* Legend: B – breakfast; L – lunch; D – dinn er; CD – captain dinner, T – tasting

DAY 1 • SATURDAY: ZADAR (D))
Check in from 14.00 h onwards. Meet the cruise director and a crew, have a welcome drink and snack. Dinner on board. Overnight in Zadar.

DAY 2 • SUNDAY: ZADAR – ŠIBENIK (B, L,)
After breakfast we recommend to join us for an optional walking tour through the historic old town of Zadar with Roman ruins, medieval churches and cosmopolitan cafes,. The most important landmark is the church of Sv. Donat from the 9th century. In the afternoon you will sail between the numerous small islands to reach historic city of Šibenik.  It is located in central Dalmatia where the river Krka flows into the Adriatic Sea. An optional walking tour* will introduce you to Šibenik’s great claim to Renaissance – when the town’s Cathedral of St. James was constructed, and the present day, with the town known as one of Croatia’s upcoming gems. Experience its stone alleys and great cuisine in an evening on your own. Overnight in Šibenik.
*Zadar Walking tour – optional walking tour package
*Sibenik Walking tour – optional walking tour package

DAY 3 •MONDAY: ŠIBENIK – TROGIR – SPLIT (B,L)

In the morning you leave Šibenik for a  visit of the small town of Trogir, which has been included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites for its Venetian architecture. Continue a short sail to the town of Split, also a historic town under UNESCO protection. Enjoy our optional walking tour* of the old part of the city. Of special interest is the magnificent Diocletian palace, once the Roman Emperor’s retirement estate and today a lively city center. Dinner on board and overnight in Split.
*Trogir Walking tour – optional walking tour package
*Split Walking Tour – optional walking tour package

DAY 4 • TUESDAY: SPLIT – HVAR (B,D)
After breakfast you can enjoy free time in Split. We also recommend to go on optional excursion to Omiš which is situated at the estuary of river Cetina surrounded with massive gorges. There you will explore the Cetina River canyon on a boat excursion*. In the afternoon sail towards Hvar, the most popular Croatian island. It is officially the sunniest of 1200 Croatian islands. It is the island with the UNESCO-listed heritage, so consider joining our optional guided tour* to see the town’s historical landmarks. Overnight in Hvar. Dinner onboard and overnight
*Hvar Walking tour – optional walking tour package
*Optional excursion: Cetina river

DAY 5 • WEDNESDAY: HVAR–KORČULA  (B, L)
After breakfast you continue to the City of Korcula which has the same name as the island. It is one of the best preserved medieval cities of the Mediterranian. This is the town where famous traveller Marco Polo was born. You can explore the city  on your own or in an optional walking tour*. There is a big choice of restaurants to enjoy your gourmet experience and there are numerous bars and clubs for those looking for evening entertainment. Overnight in Korčula.
*Korcula town walking tour – optional walking tour package

DAY 6 • THURSDAY: KORČULA–MLJET – SLANO (B, CAPTAINS DINNER)
In the morning we head to the island of Mljet, known for its immense beauty and covered by thick forest. You will have free time to explore the park individually, for example by renting bikes and cycling on the numerous paths around the lakes. 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. Alternatively, join our optional excursion*. In the afternoon you  sail back to the mainland to the small place called Slano with beautiful beaches and coves. Overnight in Slano.
**Optional excursion: Mljet National Park

DAY 7 • FRIDAY: SLANO – DUBROVNIK (B, L)
In the vicinity of Slano, there is a small village called Ston, famous for its oysters, mussels and strong wines. You can join our optional tour ‘the Taste of Dalmatia*’ to visit an oyster farm where you’ll learn more about oysters, taste this delicious treat and have some good wine. Or you just relax before depart to Dubrovnik. Afternoon arrival to Dubrovnik, the pearl of Adriatic. Join us on the optional walking tour* of Dubrovnik. Your local guide will lead you to Dubrovnik’s most significant historical landmarks – the bustling Stradun street, Cathedral, Franciscan Monastery, Rector`s Palace , D’Onofrio’s Fountain, Orlando’s Column and many other attractions of this precious and beautiful UNESCO site (you won’t enter any museum or church). For those with more enthusiasm, we recommend a walk on top of the 1940 m long city walls!
Enjoy an evening of romance as you will be staying in Dubrovnik overnight.
*Dubrovnik town tour with a coach transfer from Dubrovnik port (Gruz) to the Old town – optional walking tour package
*Optional excursion: Taste of Dalmatia

DAY 8 • SATURDAY: DUBROVNIK – DEPARTURE (B,)
After breakfast, the time has come to say farewell to all your new friends.

SHIP DESCRIPTION:

The ship has been commissioned in 2014, refurbished in 2018, setting new standards in service, cabin size and equipment and overall cruise comfort (47 m long, 9 m wide). The capacity is 40 persons. with 20 ensuite cabins on the main and lower deck, and all are fully air-conditioned.

Cabin seize; Double-queen-size bed (165 x 200 cm), Twin-two single beds (90 x 200). Cabin furnishings include a cupboard, a cabinet and a window or a porthole. All cabins are equipped with power plugs, LCD TV, safe box and hairdryer. Bathrooms are fully equipped with a shower, toilette and vanity with a sink.

On the main deck and the upper deck there is one bathroom with showers. Upper deck houses a fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant that sits all guests at the same time with a fully equipped bar and LCD TV. At the rear of the boat you can find a shaded lounge area with club tables and comfortable sofas. Top deck, also called the „sun deck“ offers 155 m2 of space and is equipped with sun tanning chairs, and jacuzzi also WIFI is available free of charge in the salon and in the rear part of the boat.

DEPARTURE DATES AND PRICES – First departure APRIL 25th 2020, and last departure OCTOBER 03th 2020

CRUISE RATES PER PERSON IN EURO April 25
May 09, 23;
October 10
June 06;
July 04, 18;
August 01, 15;
September 26
June 20;
August 29;

September 12;
Per person/HB in  1/2 lower deck cabin1040 €1290 €1420 €1530 €
Per person/HB in  1/2 main deck cabin1150 €1420 €1530 €1620 €
Single use suplement (on request)+50%
FB supplement (per week)180€

Rates include:

  • 8 days / 7 nights cruise
  • Arrival transfer from Zadar airport or accommodation within Zadar city area. Departure transfer to Dubrovnik airport or accommodation within Dubrovnik city area.
  • Accommodation in a chosen category cabin
  • Welcome drink and snack
  • Half board: breakfast buffet, served lunch, except on day 1, 4 and 6 when dinner is included instead of lunch
  • Complimentary ½ l water during meals (lunch and dinner)
  • Complimentary coffee/tea all day long
  • Complimentary fresh fruit all day long
  • Complimentary snack during the afternoon
  • 9 crew members including a Cruise Manager
  • Usage of the ship’s equipment
  • Towels change every second day
  • Bed linen change twice a week
  • Free Wi/Fi on board

Rates do not include:

  • Beverages other than included (see above)
  • Beverages can be purchased in the bar only
  • Gratuities  or any other expense of personal nature
  • Tips, entrance to the National Park or any other items of personal nature
  • Taxes and fees, € 45,00 per person, to be paid on board in cash
  • Laundry service at selected ports of call
  • Beach towel hire
  • Entrance to National park Mljet approx.

*Optional Walking tour package – 90,00 € per person:

  • Walking tour of Zadar – including: guide
  • Walking tour of Šibenik – including: guide
  • Walking tour of Trogir – including: guide
  • Walking tour of Dubrovnik – including: guide, one way transfer
  • Walking tour of Korčula – including: guide
  • Walking tour of Split – including: guide
  • Walking tour of Hvar – including: guide

**Optional excursions (available only on spot):

  • Cetina river – including: guide, small boat transfer, snack
  • Mljet Island National Park – including: guide, entrance fee
  • Taste of Dalmatia – including: guide, transfer, wine tasting

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