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Croatian Delight with Adriatic Cruise

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Visit: Zagreb, Plitvice, Trogir, Split, Dubrovnik, Korcula, Pucisca, Omis, Split, Hvar, Mljet, Dubrovnik

Day 1 (Wednesday): Arrival in Zagreb

Upon arrival at Zagreb Airport, transfer to hotel. Meet the tour guide, dinner and overnight.

Meals: Dinner

Day 2 (Thursday): Zagreb - Plitvice

Morning city tour of Zagreb, including the fortified Upper Town, the city's historical centre, St. Mark's Church with its multicoloured roof, the Cathedral, the Croatian National Theatre and the University. After the city tour drive to Plitvice, tour the Plitvice Lakes National Park on the UNESCO’s List of World Natural Heritage. Sixteen lakes, each at a different level, are joined in a series of cascading waterfalls. Surrounded by dense wood Plitvice Lakes are a natural phenomenon of a rare and unique beauty. Dinner and overnight in Plitvice region.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 (Friday): Plitvice - Trogir - Split

Morning departure for Trogir where we visit the Cathedral of St. Lawrence. Continuation to Split; city tour of Split, including the Diocletian's Palace on the UNESCO’s List of World Cultural Heritage with the Peristyle, the Jupiter's Temple and the Cathedral. Dinner and overnight in Split.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4 (Saturday): Split - Dubrovnik

After breakfast, departure for Dubrovnik. Upon arrival, enjoy a sightseeing tour of Dubrovnik, included in the UNESCO’s List of World Cultural Heritage. You will visit the Franciscan Monastery with Europe's second oldest pharmacy, the Rector's Palace and the Cathedral. Transfer to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5 (Sunday): Dubrovnik (Embarkation)

After breakfast, we embark in Dubrovnik, with a Welcome reception followed by a dinner that evening. Overnight on board.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6 (Monday): Dubrovnik - Korčula

In the morning we set sail for the island of Korčula, with swimming stop (if weather permits) in one of the pristine bays, time to cool off, relax and lunch onboard. Continue towards Korčula, best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo and the most preserved medieval town. Spend the night there. You will have the possibility to book a walking tour of Korčula.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 7 (Tuesday): Korčula - Pučišća

Morning departure towards the Island of Brač, with a swim stop and lunch onboard before arriving at Pučišća, the village of the stone sculpture and music culture, where you can visit amazing stonemason school. Here students carve sculptures from Brač limestone using traditional tools. Overnight on board.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8 (Wednesday): Pučišća - Omiš - Split

We depart for Omiš before breakfast, it’s fortresses are silent stone reminders of the power and might of the infamous pirates who once made their homes and fortunes here. You will have the possibility to book a short walking tour, followed by boarding a small boat and sail into Cetina River Canyon, a protected nature area, continuing to Radman Mills for a local specialty snack. After visiting Omiš we set sail to Split, with a stop along the ways to swim to cool off and relax (if weather permits). Lunch onboard. In the late afternoon we arrive at Split to spend the night.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9 (Thursday): Split - Hvar

In the morning we continue our adventure by sailing to the sunniest island of Hvar. We stop along the way for a relaxing swim in one of the secluded coves (if weather permits). Lunch onboard and in the afternoon we arrive in the town of Hvar. Apart from its unique cultural heritage, Hvar is a celebrated destination for the international jet-set. With its sunny climate, natural beauty, excellent food, wine and sports on offer, Hvar is a popular desternation. While in Hvar you will have the possibility to book guided tour of Hvar. Enjoy the overnight here.
Note: Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar harbour (during peak season in July and August) port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad/Jelsa. In that case transfer by bus will be organized to and from Hvar.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 10 (Friday): Hvar - Mljet

Departing from Hvar in the morning, our sail to Mljet Island includes a stop for swimming (if weather permits) and lunch onboard. Croatia's “Greenest Island” will hypnotize you with its beautiful, untouched nature and its cultural heritage. We arrive in the heart of Mljet National Park which encompasses five types of forests, many species of birds and two deep lakes. If you want to visit Mljet National Park, walk to the entrance where you can purchase the ticket to walk around the Great Lake and the Small Lake and join the boat ride to St. Mary Island. Have a Captain’s Dinner onboard. We will spend the night in Mljet.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11 (Saturday): Mljet - Dubrovnik

In the morning we continue our adventure by sailing back to Dubrovnik. Lunch onboard with stop for swimming. Early in the afternoon we arrive in Dubrovnik. Overnight in Dubrovnik.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 12 (Sunday): Dubrovnik

After breakfast it’s time to disembark. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik airport or your Dubrovnik hotel.

Meals: Breakfast

 

Land and Cruise Package Includes:

  • Arrival transfer from Zagreb Airport to hotel and departure transfer from harbour to Dubrovnik Airport on the first and the last day of the tour
  • 4 nights accommodation in 4* hotels on half board basis
  • Air-conditioned motor coach throughout
  • Tour escort throughout land (English/French) portion
  • Professional English Speaking Cruise Manager
  • 7 nights accommodation on board MS Princess Aloha (superior boat) in a cabin with private bathroom, air-conditioning and LCD TV
  • Welcome Dinner and Captain’s dinner on board
  • Daily cabin servicing, fresh bed linen and towels midweek
  • Daily breakfast on board
  • 6 lunches with 4 courses on board
  • Complimentary fresh fruit available daily on board
  • Water 0.5L bottle per person per day on board
  • Free Wi-Fi on board
  • Local guides for sightseeing tours of Zagreb, Split, Dubrovnik (English/French), Korčula and Hvar (English)
  • Entrance fees to Plitvice Lakes National Park, Cathedral of St. Lawrence in Trogir, Diocletian`s Palace and Cathedral in Split; Franciscan Monastery and Rector’s Palace in Dubrovnik

 

Not Included:

  • Drinks on board, extra meals.
  • Tourist tax + Port tax: 35 EUR per person to be paid on board in cash.
  • Entrance Fees during cruise

 

Optional Supplements:

  • Omiš & Cetina River Excursion: river boat ride, snack in Radman Mills (prosciutto, cheese, homemade bread, wine, water) 25 EUR per person
  • Entrance to the Mljet National Park: up to 25 EUR per person (depending on the season) to be paid at entrance. Guide free of charge

 

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Cruise and Land Prices are per person twin share in Australian Dollars. Conditions apply and cruise and land are subject to change and availability. Prices are subject to currency fluctuations. (al)

Package Information

  • Duration: 12 Days/11 Nights
  • Type: Land and Cruise
  • Cities Visited: Zagreb, Plitvice, Trogir, Split, Dubrovnik, Korcula, Pucisca, Omis, Split, Hvar, Mljet, Dubrovnik
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