Cruise from Split to Split with Stella Maris
This round trip from Split combines cultural attractions of 3 countries! Visit some of the most popular Croatian gems like Dubrovnik, Korčula and Hvar, enjoy the cracking coastline of Monetenegro with its picturesque Bay of Kotor, take a day tour to the captivating city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Unlock history, culture and utterly enchanting scenery of the region while cruising the gorgeous Adriatic Sea and stopping off at pristine bays for swim-stops.
You will be transferred from Split airport or your Split hotel to harbour, where embarkation begins at 13:00h. Get settled in your cabin before attending a Welcome reception followed by dinner this evening.
Early in the morning sail to Ploče and take the coach for an excursion to Mostar with lunch included. Mostar is the city were east and west meet. Built alongside the Neretva River is known by all thanks to the image of its beautiful “Old Bridge" (Stari Most) which is the heart and symbol of the city. Since 2005 the “Old Bridge", as well as the old city of Mostar have been inscribed as a World Heritage by UNESCO. Walkthrough the streets, visit the Turkish house and the mosque. Tonight, enjoy Captain’s dinner and overnight in Ploče.
In the morning head further south to the Island of Mljet. Join the Cruise Manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park. Set sail to Dubrovnik with swimming stop and relax, if weather permits, with lunch on board. In the late afternoon we arrive in Dubrovnik the “Pearl of the Adriatic”, to take a guided tour of the historical centre of city which is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site including visits to the Franciscan Monastery’s Pharmacy.
In the morning we set sail to Kotor. After lunch on board, we are going to visit Lovćen Mountain, Njeguši Village and Budva. Encounter Montenegro’s rich culture, historical heritage and natural beauty as you travel by bus up the serpentine Lovćen Hills. A beautiful view of Kotor Bay and lovely mountain scenery accompany you en route to Njeguši, where you will visit the village smokehouse. Stop for a snack of smoked ham and cheese, brandy and wine—all local specialties. Then, head down the mountains towards the city of Budva—believed to be one of the oldest settlements on the Adriatic coast. It is more than 2,000 years old. After panoramic stop above Budva you will drive back to Kotor to explore the city that is known as the jewel of Montenegro. Your guide will take you on a walking tour that will include a visit to St Tryphon’s Cathedral and you will see the Orthodox Church of St Luka from the outside. Your evening is free in Kotor.
In the morning after breakfast, we head to Cavtat. As we are traveling from one country to another, there will be some formalities at the border. Continue our cruise with swim stop on way to Korčula island, best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo. Afternoon arrival in Korčula followed by a guided walking tour of this enchanting town surrounded by walls, which is one of the best-preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Overnight in Korčula where you can enjoy a gourmet experience at the multiple restaurants and bars.
Early in the morning we sail to small island Biševo 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 on time. Cruise towards the island of Vis once a strategic naval Yugoslav base and restricted to the public. Due to this isolation, Vis has a special charm – “the Mediterranean as it once was” making it really interesting to visit. Try some exquisite wine sorts in one of the Vis traditional wineries. If interested, visit the remains of the Roman thermal place, City Museum or simply take a walk enjoying the views.
In the morning head further towards Hvar, the longest and sunniest island in the Adriatic, with a swim stop and lunch on board. Afternoon arrival in Hvar town followed by a tour of the town - the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower, and the oldest community theatre in Europe founded in 1612. After the tour set sail towards Split. In the afternoon join a guided tour of the city, visit the seafront promenade and Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace. The historical center of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your evening is free in Split.
After breakfast it is time to disembark. You will be transferred to Split airport or your Split hotel.
Arrival / departure shared transfer from Split airport or hotel to Split port and back on the first and last day
Complimentary Wi-Fi onboard
5 lunches, all with 3 courses and salad bar
1 lunch in Mostar
Welcome dinner and Captain's dinner
Complimentary coffee, tea and fresh fruits available daily
Daily cabin servicing, fresh bed linen and towels midweek
Entrance fees to the Franciscan Monastery’s Pharmacy, Diocletian’s Palace and St. Tryphon’s Cathedral
Lovćen/Njeguši/Budva Excursion – ride by bus, snack in Njeguši (smoked ham and cheese, brandy and wine)
Whisper technology enhanced touring
Port tax + Tourist tax 45 EUR net per person (to be paid on board in cash).
Entrance to Mljet National Park: up to 25 EUR per person (depending on the season) to be paid on the spot. Guide free of charge.
Entrance to Blue Cave to be paid on the spot – up to 13 EUR per person (depending on the season)
By making a booking with us, you agree and confirm that you have read all the terms and conditions set out on this website and agree (on behalf of yourself and all other persons named on the booking).
In order to confirm your booking, a deposit payment of 400 Eur per person must be paid at the time of making your booking (non-refundable). The balance payment due date is 60 days prior to departure.
Cancellations must be advised to MyCroatiaCruise in writing. Per person cancellation charges apply as follows:
- From the day of confirmation up till 30 days before the date of travel: Full deposit 400 EUR per person
- 29 – 15 days: 50% of the total
- 14 – 0 days, no show: 100% of the total
*Payment conditions for early booking deal can be different
It is possible to do the name change until 30 days before departure at 30 EUR fee per passenger. Extra costs will be applied in case of a different date/ cruise /cabin type. Within 30 days before departure standard cancellation fees will be applied.
The operator and the captain of the vessel reserve the right to change and modify the route due to weather conditions as well as conditions in the ports visited. The order of visits may be different than published in case of ports being overly crowded and too busy and with the intention to give the customer a better experience overall.
Due to specific mooring conditions and requirements in some Croatian ports, ships are moored side by side, making it necessary for the clients to cross from one ship to another with gaps in between ships in order to get to the shore. In such cases clients need to take special care when crossing and do this at their own risk. Crew assistance will be given to those needing and requesting it. Cruise not recommended for clients in wheelchairs or with restricted mobilit.
Supplements and reductions
- Single use supplement + 60% / 70% / 80%
- Third adult sharing a cabin - 30%
- Child (3-7 y.o.) in cabin with 2 adults - 70%
- Child (8-11 y.o.) in cabin with 2 adults - 50%
- Child (3-11 y.o.) in cabin with 1 adult - 20%
Flexible Booking Conditions
Travelling still remains slightly uncertain even in 2022, therefore, our key priority is to provide more booking flexibility to our hesitating customers. Why deprive yourself of your dream holidays in 2022, when you know you can rearrange in case you are unable to travel due to Covid-19 related restrictions*?
In order to increase the consumer confidence, we at My Croatia Cruise offer free cruise reschedule** within 24 months if your travel is affected by Covid-19 related restrictions.
*With Covid-19 related restrictions, one of the following must apply:
- If you test positive for COVID-19 within 30 days before the departure date and can provide medical evidence (certificate/statement) to support this.
- If government policies of the destination country prevent you from entering due to their restrictions on your country of residence.
- If government policies of the country of your residence force holiday cancellation and prevent you from travelling due to their guidelines and restrictions.
Should you prefer to cancel completely due to the reasons mentioned above, most of our cruises are 90% refundable up to 30 days before the departure date. ***
** Rescheduling is subject to availability.
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