Explore the wonderful Dalmatian islands on this luxury cruise departing from Dubrovnik. Enjoy the crystal clear waters offered by the Adriatic Sea, discover its historical towns, its wild nature and the exquisite gastronomy of the region. Join our fairy tale adventure.
Day 1 (Saturday): DUBROVNIK (D)
Transfer from Dubrovnik airport or from your hotel to the Port of Gruž. We will start boarding passengers at 13:00. Enjoy the facilities or settle in your cabin before the welcome reception, where you will meet the crew members and the captain. Welcome Dinner on board and night in Dubrovnik.
Day 2 (Sunday): DUBROVNIK – KORČULA (B, L)
After breakfast the cruise is departing from Dubrovnik towards the island of Korčula. Along the way we will make a stop for a swim in one of pristine bays. After some relaxed time lunch will be served on board. In the afternoon we continue towards Korčula, the most preserved medieval town, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Join a walking tour of Korčula upon arrival, which takes you through its narrow, cobbled streets, full of history. A stop in one of the local wine bars will let you enjoy wine tasting of some of the local wines. Evening is free to explore the town on your own.
Day 3 (Monday): KORČULA – MAKARSKA (B, L)
In the morning we continue our adventure by sailing to the town of Makarska, on the mainland. Makarska is one of the most popular tourist resort areas on Adriatic. Its long pebbly beaches and beautiful mountains in the background, create a specific climate and picturesque views. After lunch on board, you will have some free time. We recommend a relaxed walk through the green paths of St. Peter peninsula towards west and then further to the beach. A lovely 2 km long walk along the seaside promenade would be one option, but if you prefer the old town, explore the streets and squares behind the main promenade, which are abundant with galleries, souvenir shops, cafes and restaurants. Overnight in the port of Makarska.
Enjoy a week-long luxury cruise departing from Dubrovnik
Day 4 (Tuesday): MAKARSKA – PUČIŠĆA – SPLIT (B, L)
While sailing along the coast, we will stop by the town of Pučišča situated on the island of Brač. A village of stone sculpture, where you can optionally visit the amazing stonemason school. The island is famous for the white stone that was used to build the White House in Washington DC, the House of Parliament in Vienna and many other famous buildings around the world. Later the boat will sail towards Split, with a swim stop on the way and some relax time. Lunch will be served on board. Once in Split, join a guided tour along the promenade and the Palace of the Roman Emperor Diocletian. You will enjoy the historic center of the city protected by UNESCO. Free night in Split.
Day 5 (Wednesday): SPLIT – HVAR (B, L)
In the morning we set sail to Hvar, with lunch on board while sailing. One of the islands best known in the Adriatic, for its luxury tourism, where actors, musicians and aristocrats spend the summer. It is also one of the longest islands in Croatia. On the guided tour of the city, you will see the oldest theater in Europe among other historical monuments. You will have the evening free to explore Hvar.
* Due to the limited capacity of the Hvar port (during the high season in July and August), the port of call may be replaced by Stari Grad / Jelsa. In that case, the bus transfer will be arranged to and from Hvar.
Day 6 (Thursday): HVAR – MLJET (B, L, CD)
Today we continue to the Island of Mljet. Arrival in Mljet where you will join the Cruise Manager for a visit to its heart, the Mljet National Park, to enjoy a beautiful walk through the two lakes, the Big Lake and the Little Lake. You will also visit the St. Mary isle with a boat, where you will see an ancient Benedictine monastery and a church from the 12th century. In addition, on the island you can do different activities, for example, go bike riding, visit the lake and rent canoes or simply enjoy this picturesque and quiet island getting to know the legend of Odysseus and his beloved, the nymph Calypso. Return back to the boat in the evening, where you will enjoy the Captain’s dinner. Night in the Pomena port.
Day 7 (Friday): MLJET – DUBROVNIK (B, L)
In the morning we will sail along the shores of the Island of Mljet, where you can enjoy views of the beautiful island cliffs. We will make a stop for a swim and enjoy the crystal clear waters of the Adriatic (weather permitting). Lunch on board while sailing to Dubrovnik. Once in town, you will see the city on a panoramic bus ride above the Old Town followed by a guided walking tour of the UNESCO-protected Old Town. After the tour, you can optionally also visit the Rector’s Palace and the Franciscan Monastery where the oldest pharmacy in Europe is located, take a boat ride to Lokrum island or take the cable car to the top of the Mount Srđ. Free night to explore the city.
Day 8 (Saturday): DUBROVNIK (B)
After breakfast, disembark. You will be transferred to Dubrovnik Airport or your hotel in the city.
* Legend: D – Breakfast, A – Lunch, C – Dinner, CC – Captain’s dinnerSend inquiry from 1.300,00 € per person