• Included Features:

    ■ Arrival shared transfer from Split Airport to port and departure shared transfer from the hotel in Venice to Venice Airport on the first and the last days of the program
    ■ Catamaran transfer from Poreč to Venice
    ■ 1 night in hotel in Opatija, 2 nights in hotel in Poreč and 2 nights in hotel in Venice
    ■  Hotel taxes
    ■ 7-night accommodation on board (supreme category ship) in a cabin with private bathroom, A/C and TV
    ■ Daily buffet breakfast
    ■ 6 lunches (3 course meal and salad bar) during cruise
    ■ Welcome Dinner and Captain’s Dinner with live music during cruise
    ■ Water dispenser during cruise
    ■ Complimentary coffee, tea, and fresh fruits available daily during cruise
    ■ Professional Cruise Manager
    ■ Daily cabin servicing, fresh bed linen and towels midweek during cruise
    ■ Luggage handling
    ■ Complimentary Wi-Fi
    ■ 2 dinners at Hotel
    ■ 1 dinner in a local restaurant (Venice)
    ■ air-conditioned motorcoach throughout
    ■ English-speaking tour escort throughout for land portion
    ■ Licensed Local Guides
    ■ Whisper technology enhanced touring

    Sightseeing Tours Included:

    ■ City tours of Split, Hvar, Korčula and Dubrovnik
    ■ Guided tour and entrance to Mljet National Park
    ■ Wine tasting in Korčula
    ■ Local guides for sightseeing tours of Plitvice National Park, Pula, Postojna, Venice
    ■ Entrance fees to Plitvice lower lakes, Pula Amphitheater, Euphrasian Basilica, Postojna cave, Venice glass factory, St. Mark’s Basilica, Dodge’s Palace, Franciscan Monastery’s Pharmacy and Diocletian’s Palace


  • Day 1, Saturday, Split arrival

    You will be transferred from Split airport or your Split hotel to harbour, where embarkation begins at 1PM. Get settled in your cabin before attending a Welcome reception followed by dinner this evening. (WR,D)

    Day 2, Sunday, Split – Bol – Jelsa

    Morning sail towards Bol on Brač Island, you will discover one of the most beautiful beaches in the entire Mediterranean – “Zlatni Rat” (the Golden Horn), which is constantly changing direction due to the ocean currents with optional swim if weather permits. Return to the ship for lunch and set sail for Jelsa on the island of Hvar. One of the most picturesque towns on the island of Hvar; Jelsa is nestled in amongst hills dense with pine woods. The town quay extends all the way around the harbour with numerous laid moorings. Walk around the town to see old stone streets, squares, churches, and parks. Enjoy a coffee in the main square and soak up the Mediterranean atmosphere of this bustling town. Your evening is free to explore Jelsa on your own. (B, L)

    Day 3, Monday, Jelsa – Korčula (Wine tasting)

    Early in the morning we set sail for the island of Korčula, with swimming stop, if weather permits, in one of pristine bays, time to relax and lunch on board. Continue towards Korčula, the most preserved medieval town, thought to be the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. Take a walking tour of Korčula which takes you through its narrow, cobbled streets full of history and enjoy wine tasting in one of the local wine bars. Evening is free to explore the town on your own. (B, L, T)

    Day 4, Tuesday, Korčula – Dubrovnik

    In the morning sail to Dubrovnik, the “Pearl of the Adriatic”, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Upon arrival in Dubrovnik, you will enjoy a guided tour of the magnificent Old Town with a panoramic bus ride above the Old Town. After the panoramic view, we will arrive at the historical centre of Dubrovnik, walk through Stradun – both a street and a square, the most famous place inside the town walls, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage site, where your guide will show you the most interesting sights of Dubrovnik. After city tour, time to explore the city on your own, visit City Walls, the Franciscan Monastery with Europe’s second oldest pharmacy, the Rector’s Palace, and the Cathedral, take a boat ride to Lokrum island or take the cable car to the top of the Mount Srđ. Overnight in Dubrovnik. (B, L)

    Day 5, Wednesday, Dubrovnik – Mljet

    In the morning head further north to the Island of Mljet. Mljet National Park encompasses five types of forest, many species of birds and two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero (Big Lake) and Malo Jezero (Small Lake). Join the Cruise Manager for a stroll to the famous salt lakes in the Mljet National Park. Alternatively, you can rent bicycles, scooters, or kayaks to explore the National Park or island on your own. Tonight, enjoy Captain’s dinner on board. (B, L, CD)

    Day 6, Thursday, Mljet – Hvar

    Take a break for a swim during your morning cruise. Continue sailing through lunch, arriving this afternoon in Hvar, a favourite holiday destination for international celebrities, but it’s also a charming seaside town with 8 centuries of architecture. On a walking tour visit the old town with the picturesque little streets and the first public theatre in Europe (older than Shakespeare’s theatre in the UK), the Franciscan Monastery and much more. Your evening is free in Hvar. (B, L)

    Day 7, Friday, Hvar – Split

    In the morning sailing continues towards our final port Split with a stop along the way to swim, if weather permits, with lunch on board. In the late afternoon we arrive in Split to take a walking tour of the historic inner city takes us to the Palace of the Roman Emperor Diocletian, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We see the remnants of Split Roman heritage. Your evening is free in Split. (B,L)

    Day 8, Saturday, Split – Opatija

    After breakfast, time to disembark and say goodbye to the crew. We journey north by motorcoach for a visit to Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. In Plitvice, we walk around several of the lower lakes. The Park is a natural wonder with 16 terraced lakes surrounded by wooded mountains and lush vegetation. After our visit, you will be transfered to Opatija where dinner is served at our hotel. (B, D)

    Day 9, Sunday, Opatija- Postojna – Poreč

    After breakfast, we travel to Slovenia and visit the unique and beautiful Postojna Cave, one of the largest in Europe. We will explore this wondrous subterranean world by miniature electric train. Afterward, we drive to Poreč.  Visit of the old town of Porec, whose traces of the past are preserved in the old core of the town. Stone streets, ruins of ancient temples, forums and other beautiful buildings preserved from ancient times testify to the number of conquerors. The Euphrasian Basilica from the 6th century is the most valuable historical and cultural monument in Istria, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Entrance to the Euphrasian Basilica. Check in at the hotel. Overnight in Poreč. (B)

    Day 10, Monday, Poreč – Pula – Rovinj – Poreč

    After breakfast, we drive to Pula for an orientation tour of this strategic port city. We also visit the preserved Amphitheater, the sixth largest in the world. Then we continue to Rovinj, the most romantic town in Croatia, a charmingly picturesque old town. One of the most famous attractions is the St. Euphemia Cathedral, the largest baroque building in Istria. Built according to plans by venetian architect Giovanni Dizzi, the bell tower on the church is a copy of the one at St Mark’s Basilica in Venice. Free time in Rovinj. Afterward, we return to Poreč. Your evening is free. (B)

    Day 11, Tuesday, Venice

    We embark the catamaran early in the morning and sail directly to Italy where Venice beckons on idyllic setting on 119 islands. After check in at the hotel, in the afternoon we start exploring Venice with a boat ride to Murano Island, famous for its artistic glassware. In a working glass factory, we observe master craftsmen demonstrate the art of traditional Venetian glassblowing. Enjoy the rest of your day on your own. (B)

    Day 12, Wednesday, Venice

    After breakfast, we depart for St. Mark’s Square, for a walking tour with visits of St. Mark’s Basilica and the Doge’s Palace. En route, we take in views of the Bell Tower and the Bridge of Sighs. The balance of the day is at leisure in Venice. Later, we gather for a farewell dinner in a local restaurant. Overnight in Venice. (B,D)

    Day 13, Thursday, Depart Venice

    You will be transferred to Venice airport for your flight home. (B)

    B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner, WR-Welcome Reception, CD-Captain’s dinner, T-Tasting

    In case of unfavorable weather and/or sea conditions, the cruise itinerary may be modified in the interest of passengers’ safety.


  • Start DatesEnd DatesPrice per Person in Double OccupancySingle Room SupplementMain Deck SupplementPort & Tourist Tax (Payable on the spot)
  • Hotels

    Opatija: GH Adriatic or similar
    ■ Poreč: Valamar or similar
    ■ Venice: Carlton on the Grand Canal or similar

  • Route for “K223S Charming Venice with Croatia Cruise from Split” Escorted Tour


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