Explore beautiful Croatia on a yacht built in 2019 and travel on the water as you cruise the most scenic and beautiful islands of Croatia. Carefully prepared in every detail in order to meet high personal requirements. The intention is to show the beauty of the islands, thousand year old cities and their rich history, to present the lifestyle and heritage Croatia has to offer.
The Itinerary is carefully prepared in order to give you right enough time to experience current history, sufficient time to undertake your own explorations of medieval towns located on South Dalmatian islands, as well as those on the mainland and to have enough time to relax and go swimming.
During this 7 night cruise you will be able to gain an exciting experience of the Croatian way of life, its past blended with present.
Modern non-smoking double or twin cabins are fully equipped with A/C, safe deposit box, Wi- Fi, Sat LCD TV, Shower, WC and bathroom toiletries, hair dryer, luggage space under the bed, cupboard p; wardrobe cabinet and window or portholes.
Extra-large fully air-conditioned salon-restaurant on the upper deck, with separate bar and lounge area, Wireless Internet, beautiful large windows for complete passenger satisfaction.
Outside fully covered terrace with sitting area for a breathtaking “sea view”. The Ship has a platform for swimming, 2 ladders with handholds for an easy access to the water and two outdoor showers and public toilette. On the high deck is a sun deck that covers 340 m 2 with sun-beds for passengers, while part of a sun deck is shaded for clients’ comfort. Here you can enjoy the Rooftop Jacuzzi designed to ensure an unforgettable cruise.
There is an extension tour to Montenegro after the cruise.
DAY 1: Saturday May 20 Arrival into SPLIT
Your Yacht for the week will be docked in Split harbor where you can board during the day. Enjoy the city of Split at your leisure or take an optional tour.
Join the welcome meeting at 7:00 PM where your cruise director will introduce you to the captain, crew and your fellow passengers, with whom you will spend a week on board. Welcome dinner will be served at 7:30 PM. The embarkation will be possible throughout the day. Passengers arriving in the morning cannot enter their cabins before 1:00 PM However, you can leave your luggage on board and explore the town of Split at your leisure. The captain will wait for all the passengers arriving late at night and these guests will be provided with a dinner. Overnight in Split, (D) ** Pre nights in Split can be arranged.
**Optional afternoon excursion to National Park Krka
This afternoon we will have the opportunity to have optional excursion to Krka National Park with its longest waterfall of Skradinski Buk, one of the best-known natural beauties of Croatia.
DAY 2: SUNDAY May 21 SPLIT – TROGIR
Our guide will take you on a morning Split City tour, walking through the world-famous Diocletian’s Palace. Split is the second largest urban center in Croatia and the seat of the Split Dalmatia County. Over 1700 years old, Split abounds with cultural and historical sights, lots of them situated within the Split’s historical nucleus which has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list ever since 1979. At noon we’ll sail out for Trogir, another city inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Lunch will be served on board, and we’ll have a swim stop en route, arriving to Trogir in the afternoon.
This museum like town is literally packed with palaces, churches, monasteries and towers, the main attraction being the Cathedral of St. Lawrence, probably the finest example of sacral architecture in Croatia. A professional local guide will take us for a Trogir city tour. Afterwards, you’ll have the evening on your own, free to explore or have a dinner in one of Trogir’s taverns.
Overnight in Trogir Historical Town, (B,L)
DAY 3: MONDAY May 22 TROGIR – BOL – VIS
In the morning we'll sail for the port of Bol, a place best known for its beach of Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape), which regularly hits the top lists of the most beautiful European beaches. Once we stop in Bol, you can enjoy simple pleasures such as taking a walk around this nice little Dalmatian town, perhaps having a cup of coffee or a swim, until lunch is served on board. After lunch we
will continue cruising to Vis town.
Being an important strategic military stronghold for a long time, Vis was spared the excessive tourist development and thus retained its unspoiled beaches, ecological, agriculture and traditional architecture. Enjoy the afternoon, exploring the town of Vis, its picturesque stone streets, pristine beaches and fine taverns. For those who are interested we will organize optional Vis Island excursion, ending in Komiža, a stunning fishermen's village to have dinner in one of the local restaurants.
Overnight in Vis Town, (B,L)
DAY 4: TUESDAY May 23 VIS – BIŠEVO BLUE CAVE – HVAR
We'll cruise to the Island of Biševo and its Blue Cave, one of the most famous natural attractions in whole of the Adriatic Sea. The Blue Cave is a waterlogged cave that can be approached only by boat. However, at times high waves prevent the entrance to the Blue Cave, which is something we will not know before the morning of our visit. After a swim stop and lunch on board we’ll continue cruising along many coves and bays, towards Hvar, the sunniest Croatian island.
Hvar is one of the country’s most attractive tourist destinations and a meeting point of international jetsetters. Upon our arrival to Hvar, a local guide will walk you through this unique city, introducing you to its millennia-long history, culture and a way of life. Afterwards, you'll have an evening on your own to explore and dine in one of numerous family-owned restaurants and taverns.
Overnight in Hvar Historical Town, (B,L)
DAY 5: WEDNESDAY May 24 HVAR – KORČULA
We’ll start our day with a morning departure towards the Island of Korčula. Before lunch on board, we will stop for a swim in one of pristine bays en route. Our arrival to the Island of Korčula is scheduled for the afternoon. The town of Korčula is the island’s main settlement and is known as the birthplace of Marco Polo, one of the world’s most famous explorers of all times. Our guide will take you for a tour of Korčula Town, through its narrow and cobbled streets and its rich history. You’ll have the rest of the evening free to enjoy dining at one of the local restaurants of your choice.
Overnight in Korčula Historical Town, (B,L)
DAY 6: THURSDAY May 25 KORČULA – NATIONAL PARK MLJET – ŠIPAN ISLAND OR SLANO
Sailing out from Korčula in the morning, we’ll cruise towards Mljet National Park. You’ll have just enough time to explore the park, walk around Great and Small Lake and visit the Islet of St. Mary with its Benedictine Monastery from the 12th century or take a swim in the heart of Mljet National Park. Entrance fees to National Park Mljet are included. Return to the boat for
In the afternoon, we’ll continue our cruise to the Island of Šipan where we’ll anchor in Šipanska Luka or in Slano, located on the mainland. Slano is one of the most picturesque places on the Dubrovnik Riviera, with a beautiful beach, dense pine forest and olive groves, a long cultural tradition and numerous historical monuments. If we stay in Slano, for all who are interested we can organize an optional excursion to Ston, fortified town famous for 5- kilometer long walls, old saltwork and oysters/mussels farm.
In the evening we will have Captain’s Dinner on board, along with some live music entertainment.
Overnight in Šipanska Luka or in Slano,
(B,L, Captain’s Dinner with live music)
DAY 7: FRIDAY May 26 ŠIPAN ISLAND OR SLANO – DUBROVNIK
Morning departure to Dubrovnik, passing by Elaphiti islands with lunch on board and cruise directly to the historical center of Dubrovnik, the famous city enlisted as UNESCO’s World Heritage
site. We will cruise along the Dubrovnik City walls and fortifications where you will have the chance to take an unforgettable group photo of breathtaking Dubrovnik. We will disembark directly in the Old Town where our guide will show us the most interesting sights of Dubrovnik. After the city tour you will be left on your own to explore the city, visit the City Walls or take the cable car to the top of the Mount Srđ and have intimate farewell dinner. Return scheduled transfer by coaches to Gruž harbor will be organize. You will see why this city is called the Pearl of the Adriatic.
Overnight in Dubrovnik, (B,L)
DAY 8: SATURDAY May 27 Depart Home or continue to Montenegro
After breakfast, the time has come to say farewell to all your new friends and Croatia. Airport transfers will be arranged for you today to the airport.
You may also opt to enjoy a post stay in Dubrovnik or continue on to the Montenegro tour. CLICK HERE
for Details. (B)
Cost: $1453.00 Standard Level Cabin with 2 port hole windows
Single Supplement: $625.00
Cost: $1867.00 Main-Level Cabin larger window and one level higher. One Room left
Single Supplement: $830.00
Booking/final payment due 60 days prior to departure
- 7 overnights cruise with accommodation in air-conditioned cabins with daily cabin service
- Meals as indicated B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
- Two bottles of water per day per person
- All transfers to tours as per itinerary
- Professional English-speaking guide for tours
- Complimentary fresh fruit available daily
- Towels changed every second day and linens changed in the middle of the week
- Welcome gift
- Beach Towels
- Tour leader with 10 ladies booked
- Free unlimited Wi-Fi on board
- English speaking cruise director on board and 6 crew members
- Entrance fees to Biševo Blue cave, National park Mljet
- Water dispenser for refillable water bottles
- Airport transfers if arriving/departing on tour days
- International airfare. You will fly into Split (SPU) and out of Dubrovnik (DBV). We can arrange airfare for you.
- Meals not listed in itinerary
- Travel insurance
- Guide/driver/tour leader gratuities
- Additional tours
- 40 euro Port taxes paid on board in cash
- Pre hotel stay in Split at the Hotel Luxe Single $199.00 Double $114.00 per person. Includes breakfast and taxes There is an additional 3 euro per person per night city tax to be paid on site.
- Airport transfers if arriving on different days of tour or very early or late transfers
Entry Requirements: Visitors from the US, Canada and Australia need a valid passport, Visas are not required for Americans, Canadians or Australians visiting for less than 3 months. If you are a citizen of another E.U. country, you do not need a passport, only an identity card. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months after the date you intend to leave the European Union. Make sure you check your passport expiry date at least 2 months prior to travel. Before traveling abroad it's a good idea to make two photocopies of your passport, driver's license and credit cards. Leave one copy at home with a friend or family member and another bring with you. Please see current COVID entry requirements listed on the Overview page.
Time Zone: Croatia is 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time and 9 hours ahead of Pacific Standard Time in the United States. Like many European countries, Croatia has daylight savings time which lasts from late March to late September.
Weather: Croatia has a fairly continental climate, which becomes more Mediterranean the closer you get to the Adriatic Sea. July is a sunny month with 14 hours of daylight. It is the Summer season and rainfalls are low. People flock to the city during this month to enjoy the summery weather and the world-famous cultural event, the Dubrovnik Summer Festival. With very warm temperatures and long hours of daylight it is essential that you make sure to drink enough water, wear sunscreen and stay out of the sun to avoid the heat. Temperatures range from the mid to high 80's for the day. Evenings cool a bit with the low to mid 70's.
Currency: The Croatian national currency is the Kuna (kn or HRK), which comes in notes of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, and 1,000. Foreign currency can be exchanged at post offices, banks, and exchange offices. Some hotels and travel agencies also will exchange currency, but beware of the service charges, which can be as high as 3% - 5%. Airports usually charge the highest fees. The best way to get cash in the local currency is from an ATM. Keep in mind that most banks impose a fee every time a card is used at another bank's ATM, and that fee can be higher for international transactions ($5 or more) so try and withdraw as few times as possible. Credit cards are accepted by most shops and restaurants however check with your credit card company regarding foreign exchange fees. You will also have a better chance making deals at local shops if paying with cash.
Electricity: Voltage in Croatia is 220 volts AC and the plug is a typical European plug with two round prongs.
Taxes/VAT: As a member of the European Union, Croatia imposes a 25% value-added tax on most goods and services. The VAT is already included in the displayed price. Visitors from outside the EU can get a VAT tax refund at the airport when departing, but the minimum that you must spend at one store to obtain the refund is 500 HRK. The VAT refunds are not made for services. To get a VAT refund on purchases that qualify, present your passport to the salesperson and ask for the special stamped form. Present the form with your purchases at the booth marked IVA Tax Refunds at the airport, as you leave EU. Your refund should arrive by check or be credited to your credit card within a few weeks.
Health: No vaccines are required to enter Croatia.
Activity level: Medium Level - During the Croatia Tour, we will travel by private yacht. At each stop we will be walking quite a bit. To be able to fully enjoy the tour and participate in scheduled activities, you need to be able to walk, at a leisurely pace, up to 3 or so miles on some days, many times this is on cobbled streets and uneven surfaces. You should be able to stand unassisted for up to 30 minutes at times during the tours. You will need be able to climb stairs, get on and off the boat, without any assistance. At times you will need manage your own luggage. This trip is pretty easy for the average person however if you can't or choose not to participate in certain activities this is at your own discretion. However, it cannot affect the groups participation nor can any tours or activities or refunds be offered or changed due to an individual not being able or not wanting to participate.