Cruise from Split to Split with Avangard
Transfer from Split airport to Split harbor where the vessel will be docked. Check in from 2.00 pm onwards. After settling, enjoy a guided tour of the city (not possible for late arrivals). Split is a historic town under UNESCO protection and part of the world heritage. One will find an abundance of Roman architecture - a special interest is the magnificent Diocletian Palace, once inhabited by the Roman emperor. After the tour of Split, return to the ship for a welcome reception and cocktail to enjoy the meet and greet party on the board. Overnight in Split.
In the morning, we will leave this magnificent town and continue our cruise towards the Island of Korcula, best known as the birthplace of Marco Polo. Stop for lunch in one of the secluded bays en route. Early afternoon arrival in Korcula followed by a guided walking tour of this enchanting town with fortified walls. On this Island, you can find more legends, tales and monuments than anywhere else while you wander along the herringbone pattern streets. Korcula has an extensive selection of restaurants where you can continue your gourmet experience and there are many bars and clubs for those looking for evening entertainment. Overnight in Korcula.
Next morning we head further south to the Island of Mljet. Join the cruise manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in Mljet National Park and enjoy a boat ride to St Mary Isle, where you will visit an ancient Benedictine monastery, an old abbey and a Church dating from the 12th Century. Alternatively, you can rent kayaks, bicycles, scooters or convertible cars to roam around the National Park on your own. Return to the ship for lunch followed by departure towards Dubrovnik. Late afternoon arrival in Dubrovnik, but before we tie the ropes at Gruž Harbor the captain will take you for an evening cruise along the side of the old city walls while a buffet dinner is served on deck. Enjoy the spectacular views of this magnificent old town. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
After breakfast transfer to the old town for a guided walking tour to enjoy this magical town. You will have the opportunity to take the best pictures of the town of Dubrovnik as we take the cable car from the Old Town to Srđ mountain to enjoy scenic views of the Walls and Elaphiti Islands. Afternoon at leisure to find idyllic spots for lunch and dinner. For those of you with more enthusiasm, we recommend walking the famous walls 1,940 m long and taking a stroll along the walking street "STRADUN" - both a street and a square, and promenade inside the city walls. Overnight in Dubrovnik.
Early morning departure towards Peljesac peninsula, well known for its excellent wine. Before lunch a short stop at one of the Elaphiti Islands and in the afternoon arrive at Peljesac Peninsula. Today we move away from the shore inland to explore the rural areas. Afternoon transfer to the village followed by a visit to a local farm you will indulge in a typical village party with Croatian delicacies, an all-inclusive dinner with local dishes made from their own produce. Late transfer back to the ship. Overnight on Peninsula Peninsula.
Morning departure towards Hvar. Lunch stop on the small island of Scedro followed by a swim stop in the Pakleni Islands. Arrival to Hvar in the afternoon. Hvar is the longest island in the Adriatic and one of the sunniest; known for lavish lavender fields and breathtaking beauty. One can find many historical landmarks in Hvar: the Renaissance cathedral with its original tower, and the oldest community theater in Europe that was founded in 1612. Hike up to the town fort overlooking the harbor to get some lovely scenic views of your ship and the Pakleni islands. In the evening Hvar offers an abundance of entertainment - many restaurants, bars and cafes are open long into the night. Overnight in Hvar.
Our final stop will be the Island of Brac and picturesque town of Bol. Walk along the promenade or swim at one of the most famous beaches in Dalmatia - Zlatni Rat (the Golden Cape - known for its gravel promotional shifts from side to side as the wind and waves constantly change its shape). Bol is a typical fishermen's town turned into a popular tourist destination. After lunch on the board at leisure until afternoon wine tasting at the facilities of the oldest Dalmatia wine cooperative (dating 1903) followed by the Captain's farewell dinner with live entertainment on the board. Overnight in Bol or nearby Milna.
Early morning departure for Split and it's time to say goodbye to the crew and all your new friends! Check out at 9.00 am and transfer to Split airport.
Please note the last overnight is not in Split port as ship arrives in Split on Saturday morning at 09:00 AM!
- One way bus transfer from Dubrovnik port to Old town Dubrovnik for sightseeing
- Dubrovnik cable car fee
- Mljet National Park entrance fee
- Visitors' taxes & port fees
No additional fees on arrival except gratuities!
Korcula village experience: EUR 35.- per person
Flight details are provided at least 3 weeks (21 days) prior to cruise departure and the latest 10 days in advance for Croatia Holidays to arrange arrival and departure transfers.
- Advance payment of EUR 200 per person
- Reminder latest two month prior to arrival
- The Captain reserves the right in changing the route in case of bad weather conditions
- All our cruise departures are guaranteed, however if less than 10 participants are booked, we reserves the right in cancelling the departure and changing the ship name if the need arises.
- Guests are obliged to follow the ship rules and regulations found in written form onboard especially in regards to bringing drinks on board.
- In case of improper behavior we/captain reserves the right in asking clients to disembark
- From the day of confirmation up till 60 days prior to arrival – advance payment (EUR 200 per person) - non-refundable
- 29-22 days – 25% of the remaining balance
- 21-15 days – 50% of the remaining balance
- 14-0 days – 100% fee
- Name change / date change fee – EUR 20 per person
From the day of confirmation up till 30 days prior to arrival – DEPOSIT 200 Eur – non-refundable
- 29 - 22 days – deposit + 25% of the remaining balance
- 21 - 15 days – deposit + 50% of the remaining balance
- 14 - 0 days – 100% fee
- Name change fee – EUR 20 per person
Supplements and reductions
- Single use cabin supplement: 50%
- Child (3-11,99 years old) - 30%
- Adults on 3rd bed in a triple cabin - 30% (limited availability)