Croatia and Montenegro Cruise


  • Croatia and Slovenia

Cruise : CMC

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Overview

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Enjoy a breath-taking journey throughout the beautiful landscapes of Croatia and Montenegro, in which you will discover beautiful cities as well as places where nature is queen. Dive into the striking beauty of the Dalmatian coast, stroll through Dubrovnik "the pearl of the Adriatic", Trogir, Hvar, Korcula or Kotor, as well as the national parks of Mljet and Krka.

Highlights

Relax on a leisurely cruise with plenty of free time, or add on either a Classic or Discovery excursion package when you call 0330 0588 237 to book. Both packages include:

  • Dubrovnik Discover this beautiful walled city perched above the Adriatic Sea on a guided tour that takes in the Dominican Friary, Rector's Palace and Cathedral.
  • Mljet Stroll along the island’s lovely hiking trails, then sail over the beautiful Veliko Jezero saltwater lake to explore a 12th-century Benedictine monastery.
  • Korcula Explore Croatia's greenest island - with its emerald sea and thriving underwater life - on a guided tour (Classic) or take to the hills via two-seater buggy safari (Discovery).
  • Krka Visit the red-roofed medieval city of Sibenik, on Croatia's Adriatic coast and its UNESCO-listed stone-built St James Cathedral, before heading to the magnificent Krka Falls (Classic) - or explore Krka National Park along its wooden walkways and earthen and stone paths.
  • Trogir Tour the vaulted passageways of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, known for its impeccably preserved Roman and Renaissance architecture.
  • Split Enjoy a guided tour of this ancient city, including a visit to Diocletian's Palace, the Temple of Jupiter and the Cathedral of Saint Dominus.
  • Hvar Take a guided tour of Hvar, and explore the Franciscan monastery and its collection of old Venetian paintings (Classic) or join a guided hike from the old city to the Spanish hilltop fortress (Discovery).
  • Kotor Discover Kotor, a delightful bay framed by a spectacular mountain range, on a guided tour.

Call 0330 0588 237 to book your holiday with an excursion package, or speak to your travel agent.

Cruise itinerary

Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners

Dubrovnik

Day
1

After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail before dinner. The evening is free to do as you please.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

Dubrovnik

Day
2

Take an optional guided tour (Classic and Discovery) of the beautiful and historic city of Dubrovnik, followed by free time in the afternoon to explore independently.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Mljet - Korcula

Day
3

This morning, join us for an optional excursion (Classic and Discovery) to Mljet, one of the most beautiful islands in the Adriatic. In the afternoon, join an optional visit to Korcula - a gorgeous landscapes full of olive groves and vineyards. Explore by either a guided tour (Classic), or by buggy safari (Discovery) - which includes a tasting of local produce.

Tonight's dinner on board will be followed by traditional sword dancing.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Korcula - Sibenik

Day
4

After a pleasant morning cruising, we'll arrive in Sibenik, the oldest Slavic city on the coast. Enjoy either an optional guided tour of the city with a visit to Krka Falls (Classic), or an optional hike through nearby Krka National Park on walkways leading past lakes and waterfalls, down to Skradin (Discovery).

Enjoy an evening of onboard entertainment.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Sibenik - Trogir - Split

Day
5

Today, discover Trogir on an optional guided tour (Classic and Discovery). Later, join an optional guided tour (Classic and Discovery) of Split, a young city where life centres around the historic Diocletian's Palace.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Split - Hvar - Vis

Day
6

Take an optional guided tour of Hvar, and explore the Franciscan monastery and its collection of old Venetian paintings (Classic) or join a guided hike from the old city to the Spanish hilltop fortress (Discovery).

Dinner and gala evening on board tonight.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kotor - Dubrovnik

Day
7

After a pleasant morning's cruising, join an optional guided tour of Kotor with its spectacular bay and stunning old town.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dubrovnik

Day
8

Disembark after breakfast.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Things to note

Please call our Travel Specialists to book this holiday with an optional excursion package.

Extend your tour and see even more

On selected tours you can extend your time at the beginning or end of your holiday. To book your holiday with an extension, call us on 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

To book your holiday with an extension, call 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners

Dubrovnik - Dubrovnik

Day
1

After comfortably settling into your cabin, the crew will be introduced at a welcome cocktail before dinner. Enjoy some free time this evening.

It’s clear to see why Dubrovnik – overlooking the sparkling Adriatic Sea and stunning Dalmatian Coast - is one of the most beautiful cities on earth. Dubrovnik's Old Town sits protected behind mighty medieval walls measuring almost 2km long. After breakfast, enjoy an optional guided tour of the city centre visiting the highlights of Dubrovnik including from the Dominican monastery to the glorious Rector's Palace. This afternoon take your time to discover the cities hidden gems, stroll along the Stradun or find a spot to sit and admire the views.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Mljet - Korcula

Day
2

Thought to be one of the most beautiful islands in the Adriatic, Mljet is a tiny, unspoilt paradise fringed with a soft, sandy shoreline, lush forestry and rich Mediterranean flora. This morning, take an optional excursion to the island's impressive saltwater lakes, Veliko Jezero and Malo Jezero. Enjoy a boat trip to an island in the centre of Veliko Jezero for a visit to the impressive 12th century Benedictine monastery. During lunch, set sail for Korcula, a quaint medieval island-town, filled with narrow stone streets and romantic churches. Enjoy an optional guided tour, which takes in St Mark's Cathedral and the town museum, before returning to your ship for dinner followed by traditional sword dancing.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Korcula - Sibenik

Day
3

Enjoy a leisurely morning cruising amidst the beautiful islands of the Adriatic before reaching Sibenik on the Croatian mainland this afternoon. As the oldest Slav settlement on the Adriatic, the town is rich in cultural heritage and natural beauty. Join the optional guided tour of the historic centre, to explore a maze of tiny streets and medieval architecture, before heading into the surrounding countryside for a visit to the magnificent natural cascade of Krka Falls.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Sibenik - Trogir - Split

Day
4

In the heart of Dalmatia, idyllic Trogir sits on a small islet, nestled amid verdant hills, between the Croatian mainland and the island of Ciovo. The optional tour of the town will guide you through the vaulted passageways and labyrinthine streets of this UNESCO world heritage site. Visit the 13th-century St Laurence Cathedral before returning to your ship for lunch for a leisurely cruise towards Split. As Croatia's second largest city, Split is known as the capital of Dalmatia and famed as the home of the ancient Diocletian Palace. Visit the palace ruins on an optional tour, including the ramparts, mausoleum and Titova Obala walkway, before returning to your ship for dinner.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Split - Hvar - Vis

Day
5

Sail the shimmering waters of the Adriatic to the delightful island of Hvar. Rich in history and culture and renowned for its wealth of sunshine, hilltop fortress cultivated vineyards and burgeoning fields of lavender, rosemary, sage, marjoram and thyme. Enjoy an optional guided tour of the Trg Svetog Stjepana main square, St Stephen's Cathedral and the 15th century Franciscan monastery before returning to your ship for lunch. Depart towards the unspoilt landscapes and rugged coastline of Vis. Explore this blissful retreat and then return to your ship for dinner and a gala evening.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kotor - Dubrovnik

Day
6

Glide into Montenegro's spectacular Bay of Kotor this morning and soak up the romantic atmosphere. Known locally as the 'Boka Kotorska', the islet is considered to be the only fjord in the Mediterranean and is renowned for its stunning scenery of glassy waters, luxuriant vegetation and soaring mountains. Extending over 4-km, the city walls that have protected Kotor for centuries lead up to the fortress of Saint Ivan. An optional guided tour is available which includes visits to Saint Tryphon Cathedral and the Maritime Museum. This afternoon, set sail for your return to Dubrovnik.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dubrovnik

Day
7

After breakfast, disembark your ship.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Things to note

The following cruise optional excursion package can be purchased at the time of booking from £206 per person and includes:

 Note: All optional excursions are subject to change and a minimum number of participants are required for them to operate. Please note that the optional excursion package can only be booked up to 35 days prior to departure.

Please call our Travel Specialists to book this holiday with an optional excursion package.

2019 departures may be subject to itinerary modifications and full details will be published in September 2018.

Extend your tour and see even more

On selected tours you can extend your time at the beginning or end of your holiday. To book your holiday with an extension, call us on 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

To book your holiday with an extension, call 0330 0588 237 or speak to your travel agent.

What's included

Cruise only

Prefer to book your own flights and transfers? You have the freedom to do that with our Tour Only holiday option.

  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • All inclusive drinks on cruise

Cruise with flights

Let us take care of everything. Our package option includes return flights from your chosen airport, plus overseas transfers to your hotel.

  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • All inclusive drinks on cruise
  • All airport and port taxes

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