Day 1 (Saturday): SPLIT (D)
We invite your to visit national parks, the unspoilt nature and medieval towns of Dalmatia. With this unique route of a luxury cruise of Croatian national parks you will discover hidden places that will leave you speechless. Transfer from Split airport or your hotel in Split to the port for boarding. The cabins of your luxury cruise of Croatian national parks will be at your disposal from 13:00. After the free afternoon in the city, enjoy the welcome dinner where you will meet the crew and other passengers. Night in Split.
Day 2 (Sunday): SPLIT – KRKA NATIONAL PARK – ŠIBENIK (B, L)
Very early in the morning, we will head for Šibenik. Have lunch on board. We will continue with the disembarkation and transfer to the Krka National Park, known for its many waterfalls, especially the Skradinski Buk waterfall. Later we will return to Šibenik for a guided tour, full of history and culture. Optionally you can visit the Renaissance Cathedral of Šibenik, considered the most attractive of the time in the Adriatic. Night in Šibenik.
Day 3 (Monday): ŠIBENIK – GALEŠNJAK – ZADAR (B, L)
In the morning we will sail towards Galešnjak, a typical Dalmatian island, where you can swim and enjoy the views during our stop. Lunch on board and navigation to Zadar, a city of exceptional history and rich cultural heritage. In the late afternoon, a guided tour of the historic center of Zadar and the ancient walls, built by the Venetians as a defense of the Turks in the 16th century.
Among the places of interest are the 16th century Gate, where the Venetian lion still protects the entrance to the city, the Square of the Five Wells, the Church of San Donato, the Roman Forum and the largest Dalmatian cathedral, Saint Anastasia Accommodation in Zadar.
Day 4 (Tuesday): ZADAR – SALI – KORNATI NATIONAL PARK – PRIMOSTEN (B, L)
Very early in the morning, we will sail to Sali, a small traditional Dalmatian village surrounded by hills, meadows and bays on the island of Dugi Otok. Enjoy a swim in one of the many natural bays in the area. Later, we will head to the Kornati National Park, with more than 80 islands, islets and rocks. While the green part of the park covers only ¼ of the park’s surface, the rest belongs to the large number of islands and the marine ecosystem. In the afternoon we will head towards Primosten, built on a hill and dominated by the parish church of San Jorge from 1485. Free time in the evening in the city.
8 days, 2 National Parks, hundreds of islands and a cruise of your dreams!
Day 5 (Wednesday): PRIMOŠTEN – VIS (B, L, CD)
Early morning sailing to the island of Vis, formerly important as a strategic naval base for Yugoslavia and closed to the public. This is the reason why the nature of the island was preserved and today it is known as “the Mediterranean as it once was”. After arriving on the island, join our guided visit of the remains of the Roman baths and the beautiful Villa Rustica. In the evening enjoy the Captain’s Dinner on board.
Day 6 (Thursday): VIS – BIŠEVO – HVAR – STARI GRAD (B, L)
After breakfast, we navigate towards a small island of Biševo to visit the Blue Cave, a magnificent natural phenomenon (entrance not included and paid to the site, approximately 13 EUR). As the weather conditions can sometimes be very unpredictable, the possibility of our visit will depend on those conditions, however, you will be notified ahead of time. After that we continue with a relaxing navigation to the island of Hvar. Along the way, a stop to swim in one of the bays. Arrival in Hvar, the sunniest island in Croatia and the most popular among the famous. The town of Hvar is one of the most visited destinations in Croatia and has more than 8 centuries of history. During the guided tour you will be able to see the first public theater in Europe and get lost in the picturesque alleys. We will continue towards Stari Grad on the Hvar Island. The famous Stari Grad Field is the oldest in Croatia and the best preserved example of the ancient Greek system of agriculture. It is a part of world heritage protected by UNESCO. Evening free and an overnight’s stay in Stari Grad.
Day 7 (Friday): STARI GRAD – BOL – SPLIT (B, L)
Today we continue to our final destination before returning back to Split, to Bol which is located on the island of Brač. The island of Brač is famous for its Mediterranean pines, a relaxing atmosphere and beautiful bays. Bol is famous for its beach called “Zlatni Rat” or the Golden Horn, also known as the most beautiful beach on the Croatian coast, where you will also have some time for swimming. Later in Bol, we will visit a winery to enjoy a wine tasting of local wines and thus learn more about the best Dalmatian wines. In the afternoon the route continues to Split. Arrival in the city in the afternoon where you will have a guided tour with a local guide. The old town of the city was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The Diocletian Palace, the retreat house of the Roman Emperor Diocletian, the Cathedral of Saint Duque and the Temple of Jupiter stand out for their beauty. Night in Split.
Day 8 (Saturday): SPLIT – END OF TRIP (B)
After breakfast, time to say goodbye to the crew and new friends. Disembarkation. Transfer to Split airport or your hotel. End of luxury cruise of Croatian national parks.
*Legend: B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner, CD – captain’s dinner
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