Enjoy the serenity of Kvarner Bay and surrounding islands with their numerous trails where nature and tradition along with astonishing views of the islands form a unique experience for all your senses. Walk and/or hike with your professional guide across the island where the ship waits to pick you up to take you onto the next island to explore on foot!
Day 1 Opatija
On arrival to Opatija harbour, meet your crew and have lunch on board. Afterwards enjoy a sightseeing of Opatija and a walk along the famous Franz Josef promenade - Lungo Mare. Evening at leisure to enjoy the numerous cafes and restaurants in Opatija or in the fishermen’s village of Volosko. (L, D)
Day 2 Opatija - Rab
After breakfast walk along the seaside promenade to Lovran from where your ship picks you up to take you to the island of love, Rab. Lunch and swim break on route. Overnight in the charming town of Rab, well known by its four towers and astonishing architecture. Walk up to Kamenjak hilltop to enjoy bird’s eye view and a fantastic sunset. Walking time approx. 3 hours (B, L, D)
Day 3 Rab - Mali Losinj
This morning hike up to Straža (409 metres) to enjoy the breathtaking view of the mainland and the islands of Kvarner bay. Descend to the ship for lunch and cruise towards the magical island of Mali Lošinj with possible stop for a swim in a secluded bay. Evening at leisure with overnight in the largest town of all the Kvarner bay islands, Mali Lošinj. Hiking time approx. 5 hours (B, L, D)
Day 4 Mali Losinj
After breakfast walk from Mali Lošinj to the Sveti Ivan (234 metres) hill, and then in the direction of Veli Lošinj for a swim / coffee break. This picturesque setting in the densely forested surrounding hills with its high old stone houses and gardens make it an impressive site. After a break you head back to Mali Lošinj for overnight. Hiking time approx. 4 hours (B, L, D)
Day 5 Mali Losinj - Martinscica
Morning cruise to the old town of Osor, situated between the islands of Mali Lošinj and Cres. Hiking route from Osor takes you uphill to the mountain cabin Osorčica (approx. 308 metres), where lunch is served. A glorious view stretches from Osorscica over Nerezine and Lošinj, the open sea and the surrounding islands: Cres, Susak, Sarkane and Unije lay in the palm of your hand. Return to your ship and continue to Martinšćica bay on Cres Island for dinner and overnight. Hiking time approx. 5 hours (B, L, D)
Day 6 Martinscica - Cres
This morning continue on the longest and possibly most beautiful and colourful hiking tour. At first you climb up 280 metres to the village of Vidovići, then continue walking along sheep drywalls towards a Pine forest to reach its peak Helm (482 metres). The route then continues to Lubenice village. After lunch continue to Valun, a picturesque small port where the ship takes you to Cres for dinner and overnight. Hiking time approx. 7 hours (B, L, D)
Day 7 Cres - Opatija
Early morning cruise to Opatija from where you have a transfer to the top of Učka mountain. The luscious plant carpet distinguishes the natural massif from the rest of the mountains along the coastline. The forests of Učka offer a pleasant freshness in the summer time, and the peak offers a unique view over the entire Kvarner bay and islands. Lunch break on the peak of the mountain, followed by a descend to Opatija, the pearl of Adriatic. Overnight in Opatija. Hiking time approx. 6 hours (B, L, D)
Day 8 Opatija
Farewell your fellow passengers as you disembark after breakfast. (B)
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Boats are smaller and generally of an older-style with a wooden hull and air-conditioning in the common areas only. All cabins have private shower/ toilet and these cruises offer a great value option for those on a budget.