Cruise from Split to Opatija with Dionis
A fabulous tapestry of blue and green with this departure as you explore the stunning Adriatic coastline and islands. Spend your mornings admiring the spectacular scenery, enjoying swimming in the crystal-clear Adriatic Sea, and your afternoons and evenings exploring old historical towns or having fun till morning hours. This route departing from Split and ending in Opatija features the city of Zadar and a visit to Krka National Park.
Departure from the Split harbour at 13h (late arrivals can join in Trogir) towards Trogir, often called the floating museum town or “Little Venice“. Located on a small island, connected to the mainland and Čiovo peninsula by two bridges, the city of Trogir is a magical walled town under UNESCO protection that offers plenty of cultural and historical monuments, charming small konobas and restaurants serving a wide range of typical Dalmatian specialities.
After breakfast, we head towards Primošten, a typical small Dalmatian coastal town. An old legend says that when God was creating the Earth, he wanted to rest on the seventh day so he made himself the town of Primošten for just this purpose. Today, this small town is well known for its quality local wines and is a popular destination of those who want to enjoy the harmony of sea, sun and stone.
Morning cruise towards Skradin, while enjoying the stunning view of the Krka river canyon. After lunch, sightseeing and enjoying the pristine nature and waterfalls of the Krka National Park (entrance fee to be paid on the spot), an area extremely rich with flora and fauna. Afternoon cruise to Vodice, one of Croatia's most lively small towns that lives night and day, often with memorable, outdoor happenings. The most famous are the Vodice traditional folk festivals, cultural and entertainment events and evenings of Dalmatian a'cappella songs.
Early morning departure towards the Kornati National Park (entrance fee included), which consists of around 100 islands, islets and reefs. In addition to this, the continental part includes only the ¼ of the surface of the park, while the rest belongs to the marine eco-system. Enjoy the ruins of the ancient Illyrian fortress, Roman villas, old Christian church of St Mary and medieval fortresses and settlements add to the value of the islands. Some of the reefs are sometimes up to 100 m deep in the sea. Afterwards, we continue sailing to Zadar, for centuries the capital of Dalmatia and the oldest university town in Croatia well known for its rich historical heritage of world importance, visible at every step: the Roman Forum from the 1st century, St Donat church from the 9th century - the most famous medieval basilica and the symbol of the city, mighty city walls with a bow and a representative city gate from 16th century, the Museum of ancient glass, over 30 churches in the old town, many palaces and villas, as well as the famous, contemporary Sea Organ and “Greeting to the Sun” light installation. Join the guided tour and get to know Zadar
After breakfast, cruise towards Rab island known as the “Island of love”. Optional sightseeing of the town, encircled by medieval walls, Romanesque church towers, churches and palaces, stone streets and ancient facades. Try to take a photo of the “four towers” skyline. Enjoy the “gallery” on the streets and squares where many painters and artists exhibit their works. If time allows walk to Kamenjak hill to enjoy the magnificent sunset.
n the morning, the ship proceeds towards Krk, the largest of the Croatian islands. Krk has immense variety in its villages large and small, gentle green promenades bare rocky wilderness, tiny islands and hundreds of hidden bays and beaches. Evening at leisure to enjoy numerous cafes and restaurants alongside the waterfront which has a delightful buzz. Captain`s dinner on board.
After breakfast, we leave for Opatija. Without doubt, the most astonishing views of the famous Opatija Riviera en route are from our ship. Late afternoon arrival in Opatija, with time to take a stroll along the famous Franz Joseph promenade better known as the Lungomare to the numerous cafes and restaurants in Opatija or nearby fishermen's village Volosko – well known for excellent seafood restaurants, the best in the region, and among the best in all of Croatia. For the last night on board, we recommend a farewell party on the ship, a great opportunity for exchanging addresses with other passengers who have by now become your new friends.
fter breakfast, time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends and checkout.
Olive oil and wine tasting on board
Afternoon tea and coffee with biscuits
A mid-week fresh set of towels and bed linen
Guided tour of Zadar
Drinks on board (can be purchased on board only)
Gratitudes and entrance fees
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