Deluxe Croatian Islands Cruise from Dubrovnik

  • 8 Days

  • Croatia

From Dubrovnik’s wine cellars and polished marble streets to the ruins of Diocletian’s Palace in Split, cruise tranquil Adriatic waters to explore the medieval ports, pine forests and saltwater lakes of Croatia’s stunning Dalmatian islands.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Flights
Transfers
Services of a cruise director
Accommodation
Selected meals
Excursions
All airport taxes
VIP private home pick-up
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 7

  • Day 8

of 8 days

Your detailed itinerary

Cruise departing on 03rd June 2017

Meals included: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 1 dinner

Overview

From Dubrovnik’s wine cellars and polished marble streets to the ruins of Diocletian’s Palace in Split, cruise tranquil Adriatic waters to explore the medieval ports, pine forests and saltwater lakes of Croatia’s stunning Dalmation islands.

At a glance

  • Dubrovnik Discover this interesting UNESCO World Heritage site on a morning walking tour.
  • Korcula Jutting out into the sea, this beautiful fortified town is a joy to explore.
  • Brac Cool off with a swim in one of its charming coves.
  • Omis Its stone fortifications were once a nest for Adriatic pirates.
  • Split Tour the imposing ruins of Diocletian's Palace in the heart of the city.
  • Hvar Among its interesting historical sites is the first public theatre in Europe.
  • Mljet Explore the lush forests and saltwater lakes of Mljet National Park.

Extensions

  • 7 nights hotel stay in Dubrovnik

Please call our Travel Specialists to book this holiday with an extension

Day 1

UK - Dubrovnik

Fly to Dubrovnik and transfer to Gruz Harbour to embark your ship for your seven night Adriatic cruise. Later, meet your fellow travellers and your Cruise Manager at an on-board Welcome Reception. This evening, you can relax on-board or take a walk through Dubrovnik's vibrant streets.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Dubrovnik - Korcula

Start the day with a walking tour of Dubrovnik, the 'Pearl of the Adriatic' and a UNESCO World Heritage site. During lunch on-board, we set sail for the beautiful island of Korcula with a swimming stop in one of the many pristine bays en-route weather permitting. Continue towards Korcula where you can discover the preserved medieval town.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Korcula - Pucisca

This morning, a walking tour of Korcula takes you through its narrow, cobbled streets full of history. Later, we set sail towards the island of Brac. On arrival, an optional excursion to the local stonemason school is available. Enjoy the opportunity to swim in one of Brac's many lovely coves and bays (weather permitting).

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Pucisca - Omis - Split

An early departure this morning as we head for Omis. It's fortresses are silent stone reminders of the power and might of the infamous pirates who once made their homes and fortunes here. An optional small boat trip to the Cetina River Canyon is available. Later, depart Omis and arrive in Split where spend the night. An included guided tour is included where you can discover this historic city and entrance is included to Diocletian's Palace. The historical centre of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Split - Hvar

Stop in Bol, a small town on the island of Brac, for a swim at the Golden Horn beach today. Admire the 1740 foot long golden pebble beach, said to the best in Croatia. The shape and position changes depending on the winds. Return to your ship for lunch, then head to Hvar. Hvar is one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic and is a meeting point for the international jet set. It is also one of the longest islands stretching along the shores of Croatia. A sight seeing tour of Hvar town allows you to see the first public theatre in Europe and many other historical sites. Note: Due to the limited capacity of Hvar harbour (especially during the peak Summer months), the port of call may be substituted for Stari Grad or Jelsa in which case transfer by bus will be organised to and from Hvar.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

Hvar - Mljet

This morning, we wave goodbye to Hvar as we set sail to Mljet. A swimming stop en-route is included (weather permitting). The island of Mljet will hypnotize you with its beautiful, untouched nature and its cultural heritage. At the heart of the island is Mljet National Park (entry is approximately €15 per person) and is home to many species of birds and two deep stunning lakes. This evening, a Captain's dinner will be served on-board.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Mljet - Dubrovnik

Today, admire the spectacular coastline as you cruise back to Dubrovnik. We arrive in the early afternoon where there will be plenty of time for final sightseeing.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Dubrovnik - UK

Disembark after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK or extend your stay in Dubrovnik.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Notes

€25 per person port taxes must be paid on arrival.

Sailing times, itineraries and excursions are subject to change due to the Captain's discretion and weather conditions.

Your holiday price does not include any fees to enter Croatia's National Parks. These fees must be paid locally.

Your ship

M/S Paradis

Sail away on a beautiful cruise to explore the beauty of the Croatian coast from one island to another. Immerse yourself in a memorable experience of fantastic and magical nature, spectacular scenery, marvelous food and great memories.These new ships in our fleet with spacious air-conditioned cabins, a comfortable salon with lounge bar, outdoor covered sitting area as well as a sun deck with sun beds for all passengers and together with carefully chosen and experienced crew and our cruise manager will make your cruise truly unique and unforgettable.

Amenities
  • Smoking
  • Adults only
  • Childrens facilities
  • Nursery
Ship facts
  • Style: Classic
  • Size: Boutique
  • Number of cabins: 20
  • Number of wheelchair cabins: 0
  • Number of large cabins: 3
  • Capacity: 40 passengers
  • Main language on board: en
  • Currency on board: EUR
  • Number of decks: 3
  • Length (m): 39.3
  • Width (m): 8.5
  • Speed in knots: 9
  • Launch year: 2014
Available cabins on this cruise
Double Cabins

All guest cabins are fully air-conditioned, with queen-size bed or twin beds with possibility for an additional bed, LCD TV, safe box, cupboard, cabinet and window or porthole, bathroom with shower, toilette, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers and bathrobe. Bathroom sizes: 2.5m2.

Bed sizes: double 200x160cm/79x63inches , twin 200x90 /79x36inches

Details

  • Sleeps 2 - 3
  • 172 - 205 sq. ft.

Twin Cabins

All guest cabins are fully air-conditioned, with queen-size bed or twin beds with possibility for an additional bed, LCD TV, safe box, cupboard, cabinet and window or porthole, bathroom with shower, toilette, wash basin, hair dryer, slippers and bathrobe. Bathroom sizes: 2.5m2.

Bed sizes: double 200x160cm/79x63inches , twin 200x90 /79x36inches

Details

  • Sleeps 2 - 3
  • 172 - 205 sq. ft.

Life onboard

Sail away on a beautiful cruise to explore the beauty of the Croatian coast from one island to another. Immerse yourself in a memorable experience of fantastic and magical nature, spectacular scenery, marvelous food and great memories.

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