Split – Makarska – Bol – Stari Grad – Hvar – Biševo – Vis – Korčula – Mljet – Slano – Šipan – Dubrovnik
SATURDAY SPLIT – MAKARSKA (L)
Departure from Split harbour at 13:00h (late arrivals can join in Makarska) and cruise along the
Dalmatian coast towards Makarska whilst enjoying your lunch. Afternoon swim at one of the wonderful
beaches. From there, those feeling adventurous can join our optional river rafting on the streams of
the Cetina river or adrenaline pumping zipline over Cetina river canyon and meet the ship again in
Makarska. Overnight in Makarska, the famous tourist destination with many restaurants and bars and
a beautiful promenade along the famous beach. Enjoy the magic of Makarska Riviera and be sure to
take a walk along the city streets – with abundance of churches and other cultural sites.
SUNDAY MAKARSKA – BOL (BRAČ) - STARI GRAD (B, L)
This morning we continue our cruise towards the next destination – the island of Brač, more precisely
to the town of Bol, known for its famous Zlatni Rat beach (Golden horn), a natural phenomenon that
dominates the other beaches with its specific form. After swimming break at the horn and lunch we
continue our journey towards Stari Grad on the Hvar island, the sunniest Adriatic island. Free
afternoon to explore this unique town. The famous Stari Grad Field is the oldest in Croatia and the
best preserved example of ancient Greek system of agriculture. Together with the old town it is a part
of world heritage protected by UNESCO. Overnight in one of the ports of Stari Grad, main or ferry
port( 2 km away) depending on availability in port.
MONDAY STARI GRAD – HVAR (B, L)
Our next destination is the town of Hvar, a favorite destination for jet setters from all around the world.
After lunch we stop for swimming, relaxing and refreshment in clear, crystal blue sea at nearby
Paklinski islands. Arrival to Hvar in the afternoon hours followed by guided tour of this extraordinary
town (included on Premium Superior). Hvar offers many cultural and historical sites (Renaissance
cathedral, the oldest communal theater in Europe founded in 1612, Franciscan monastery, the
Benedictine convent famous for their lace listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, Spanjola
fortress towering high above the town ...) and many restaurants and bars open late into the night.
TUESDAY HVAR – (Blue Cave) VIS (B, L,)
Early in the morning we cruise towards the little Biševo island to visit the Blue cave, a magnificent
natural phenomenon. As sometimes weather conditions can be very unpredictable, the possibility of
our visit will depend on those conditions, however you will be notified of this by the crew. Entrance to
Blue Cave is to be paid on the spot (approx. EUR 14.- per person). We continue towards the island of
Vis, which was a strategic navy harbour due to its unique geographical position and as such closed to
the public until recently. Because of its isolation, Vis has a special charm -‘the Mediterranean as it
once was’ which makes it really interesting to see. Overnight is in the town of Vis, situated on the
northern side of the island, developed near the remains of the ancient Issa, first urban centre in
Croatia. If interested, visit the remains of the Roman thermal Place, City museum or simply take a
walk enjoying the view of beautiful ''Villae Rusticae'' situated along the coast.
WEDNESDAY VIS – KORČULA (B, L)
During breakfast we depart towards Korčula, the birthplace of famous explorer and adventurer Marco
Polo. Surrounded by medieval walls, Korcula resembles a miniature Dubrovnik when approaching
from the sea. It has more legends, tales and monuments than you will find anywhere else. Today,
Korčula is the only place in the world where the Spanish medieval knight's game – Moreška is still
performed. Upon arrival you can enjoy an guided walking tour through the streets of the old town built
in the shape of a fish bone (included on Premium Superior). Enjoy the numerous konobas / taverns,
restaurants, cocktail bars or night-club located within and around the city walls. Overnight in port.
THURSDAY KORČULA – MLJET - ŠIPAN or SLANO (B, L, CD)
We continue cruising towards one of the greenest Adriatic islands – the island of Mljet, where on the
western part, the National Park is situated. Free time to enjoy the beauties of the National Park (two
salt lakes connected by a narrow channel to the sea, a boat ride to the St Mary isle in the Great Lake,
where the old church and monastery are situated. Cycling around, canoeing or swimming in the lakes
is permitted. We continue our cruise towards Šipan, part of Elaphite islands near Dubrovnik, or
towards Slano on the coastline, both are small fishermen's villages in one of which we will
overnight in the port and have Captain's dinner on board.
FRIDAY ŠIPAN or SLANO – DUBROVNIK (B, L)
Early in the morning we depart towards our final destination – a true pearl of the Adriatic. After lunch
short swim stop. Join included guided tour of Dubrovnik followed by an optional cable car ride up to
Srđ mountain for spectacular views of the old town. We recommend a stroll along the city walls, 1940
meters in length with magnificent views of the old town of Dubrovnik and the surrounding islands.
Overnight in the harbour Gruž.
SATURDAY DUBROVNIK (B)
After an early breakfast say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends!
Legend: B – breakfast, L – lunch, CD - Captain`s dinner
|PRICE PER PERSON IN EUR IN DBL/TWN CABINS 7 NIGHTS / 8 DAYS||Sept 28||Aug 31, Sept 14||June 22, Aug 24||July 06, 20, Aug 03, 10|
|PREMIUM SUPERIOR UPPER/MAIN DECK||€650.00 p/p||€995.00 p/p||€1065.00 p/p||€1105.00 p/p|
|PREMIUM SUPERIOR LOWER DECK||€620.00 p/p||€925.00 p/p||€995.00 p/p||€1025.00 p/p|
Departures from Split harbour Saturdays at 13.00 h / check in from 11.00h till 12:00h
PRICE PER PERSON IN EUR INCLUDES: 7 nights/8 days with hot & cold buffet breakfast & 3 course lunch, 1 Captain's dinner, guided tour of Dubrovnik, daily cabin cleaning & a liter of water daily
Booking for 2020 available on requestContact us
Included services: Buffet breakfasts, three course lunches, Captain’s dinner, English speaking tour manager on board, guided tours of Hvar, Korčula and Dubrovnik, daily cabin service, mid-week fresh set of towels and bed linen, luggage handling, olive oil and wine tasting on board, afternoon tea and coffee with biscuits, a liter of water per person daily.
Flight details to be provided at least 3 weeks (21 days) prior to cruise departure and latest 10 days in advance in order for Adriatic Explore to organise the arrival and departure transfers.
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