Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 Cruise: Dubrovnik
Your cruise commences with a transfer to your ship. Embarkation is from 12.00hrs. After settling in to your cabin, you can choose to relax on board or venture out to explore the walled, medieval city of Dubrovnik. Later in the day, join your fellow passengers and cruise manager for a welcome reception followed by dinner. D

DAY 2 Cruise: Dubrovnik - Mljet - Korcula
This morning join a walking tour of this World Heritage listed city, including visits to Rector’s Palace and the Franciscan Monastery’s pharmacy. After lunch on board, cruise to the island of Mljet, known for its lush green vegetation, gentle shoreline and national park. In fact, 90% of Mljet National Park is covered by forest and is home to several species of birds and two deep lakes, Veliko Jezero and Malo Jezero. Partake in a guided walking tour around the park before continuing on to Korcula in the late afternoon. Your evening is free to take a stroll around the historic city that is considered to be the birthplace of famed explorer Marco Polo. BL

DAY 3 Cruise: Korcula - Hvar
After breakfast, join a walking tour of Korcula Town with its myriad of narrow, cobblestone streets and baroque Cathedral of St. Mark. Lunch will be served back on board as your vessel continues cruising towards the island of Hvar. Make the most of the glorious Mediterranean climate with a spot of swimming at one of the many secluded bays and coves along the way. Arrive into Hvar in the late afternoon then commence your guided tour of Hvar Town. Stop by the oldest public theatre in Europe, the Franciscan Monastery and much more. The evening is at your leisure to dine in at one of Hvar’s many seaside restaurants and soak in the buzzing nightlife. BL

Note: Due to the limited capacity of Hvar harbour during the peak season of July & August, the ports of Stari Grad or Jelsa (both on Hvar island) maybe substituted as your overnight port with a bus transfer to / from Havr Town included.

DAY 4 Cruise: Hvar - Brac - Split
Today you cruise to Bol on the island of Brac to visit the famous beach at Zlatni Rai (Golden Horn). This vast, golden stretch of sand is one of the most breathtaking beaches in Croatia and is unique in that it changes shape and position depending on the tide and direction of wind. After, continue on to Croatia’s second largest city - Split. Lunch will be served on board. Step ashore in Split for a sightseeing tour a walking tour of the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s Palace. Witness the remnants of Split’s Roman heritage, its renaissance and gothic structures, Jupiter's Temple, the Peristyle and the Cathedral. Your evening in Split is at leisure to discover more of this remarkable city at your own pace. BL

DAY 5 Cruise: Split – Trogir - Sibenik
Leaving Split, cruise along the coast to the nearby coastal town of Trogir. Here you will have for some free time to wander around this UNESCO World Heritage-listed city that’s connected by bridge to the mainland and the island of Ciovo. Lunch will be served on board as you make your way towards Sibenik. If weather permits, enjoy a swim stop on the way. Upon arrival embark on a city tour and discover the city highlights. The rest of your evening is free to dine at one of Sibenik's local restaurants. BL

DAY 6 Cruise: Cruise: Sibenik - Sali
Cruise this morning to Sibenik which is home to 2 popular National Park - Krka with its lovely waterfalls and cascades, and Kornati, an archipelago comprised of over 140 islands and coves. Spend the day exploring around these stunning natural wonders before making your way to Sali where you will overnight. A Captain's Dinner will be served on board tonight with live entertainment included. BLD

DAY 7 Cruise: Sali - Zadar
Continue your cruise along Croatia’s scenic coastline with a swim stop in the morning. Enjoy lunch on board before arriving into Zadar in the late afternoon. A city walking tour will introduce you to the historic centre where you will uncover the 16th century walls built by the Venetians, Port Gate, Square of Five Wells, the Church of St. Donat and the Roman Forum dating back to the 1st century. After the tour, stop for a tasting of traditional Maraschino liqueur. The rest of your evening is free to explore the city. BL

DAY 8 Cruise: Zadar - Plitvice Lakes - Opatija
Disembark your cruise ship after breakfast and bid your crew farewell as you travel north by coach to the Plitvice Lakes National Park. A UNESCO World Heritage site, the National Park is Croatia’s largest and is renowned for its intricate lake system that has been cultivated over thousands of years of ongoing geological and biochemical processes. Take a walking tour around several of the lower lakes to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the 16 terraced lakes surrounded by thick forests and meadows. After your tour continue to Opatija, where you will have an evening at leisure. Take a walk on the famous ‘Lungo Mare’ promenade to see the city’s famous villas and other interesting sights. Dinner is included at your hotel tonight. BD
Stay at Grand Hotel Adriatic or similar (4 star)

DAY 9 Opatija - Istria - Opatija
Today, head to Pula and take an orientation tour of this strategic port city. Visit the Pula Arena, a Roman amphitheatre that’s the sixth largest of its kind still in existence. Next, continue to the picturesque town of Rovinj located on the west coast of the Istrian peninsula. You’ll have free time to roam through the maze of cobblestone streets in its charming old town and soak in the delightful atmosphere. Take a break at one of the any cafes and restaurants, or perhaps visit a gallery, or walk by the local fishing port which is still active and if you’re there at the right time can watch the local fishermen come in with their days catch. Return back to Opatija where you will overnight. B
Stay at Grand Hotel Adriatic or similar (4 star)

DAY 10 Opatija - Postojna - Venice
After breakfast, travel into Slovenia and visit the unique and magnificent Postojna Caves. The fascinating subterranean world houses one of the largest cave systems in Europe. Take a one-of-a-kind miniature electric train ride through the elaborate cave system that has been slowly shaped over millions of years. Once the tour is complete, resume your journey towards Venice. Spread across over 118 small islands the city of Venice is an architectural sensation brimming with priceless marbles, artworks, and ancient canals. This evening is free for you to explore this romantic city. B
Stay at Carlton on the Grand Canal or similar (4 star)

DAY 11 Venice
Begin your exploration of Venice with a boat ride to Murano Island, famous for its artistic glassware. Stop by a glassblowing factory where you will get to watch a demonstration of the traditional Venetian glassblowing art. Later, set off on a walking tour of the city starting from St. Mark’s Square. Visit St. Mark’s Basilica, the Doge’s Palace, and enjoy the views of the Bell Tower and Bridge of Sighs. The rest of the day is free to discover Venice at your leisure. Shop, or perhaps take an optional gondola ride through the iconic Grand Canal. In the evening join your travel companions for a farewell dinner. BD
Stay at Carlton on the Grand Canal or similar (4 star)

DAY 12 Venice
Your tour concludes with a departure transfer for your onward journey. B

  • Arrival Transfer
  • Departure Transfer
  • Cruise Manager
  • National Park Fees
  • Daily cabin service
  • Fresh towels and bed linen mid week
  • Luggage handling
  • 8 day cruise in a sea-view cabin
  • 4 day land tour
  • Shared arrival & departure transfers
  • Exclusions: Port charges and tourist tax (approx. EUR35 per person to be paid on board in cash), and Gratuities
  • 11 breakfasts
  • 6 lunches with 3 courses and a salad bar during cruise
  • 1 Welcome Reception dinner on day 1
  • 1 Captain’s dinner with live entertainment
  • 1 dinner at Opatija hotel
  • 1 Farewell dinner at local restaurant in Venice
  • Water from dispenser & complimentary fruit, tea & coffee daily aboard cruise
  • Guided tours of:
    Dubrovnik
    Mljet National Park
    Korcula
    Hvar
    Split
    Sibenik
    Krka National Park
    Kornati National Park
    Zadar
    Plitvice National Park
    Pula
    Postojna
    Venice
    * Includes wireless headset
  • Visit:
    Zlatni Rai (Golden Horn)
    Opatija

Pricing

Prices are per person in Australian Dollars (AUD)

Date Twin/Double Single
Standard Cabin, Lower Deck Balcony Cabin, Upper Deck Standard Cabin, Lower Deck Balcony Cabin, Upper Deck
28 May 2022
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11 Jun 2022
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25 Jun 2022
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03 Sep 2022
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Booking Enquiry $4,635 $4,945 $6,810 $7,120
17 Sep 2022
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01 Oct 2022
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Booking Enquiry $4,635 $4,945 $6,810 $7,120

Ship Information

Boat 1: MS Premier

  • Launched: 2021
  • Length: 50m
  • Breadth: 8.5m
  • Speed: 18km/h
  • Crew: 8
  • Passengers: 38
  • Cabins: 18
  • Voltage: 220v
  • Sun deck with jacuzzi, sauna, sunbeds and ample shade
  • Mini swimming pool on main deck
  • Salon restaurant
  • Lounge bar and outside seating
  • Large screen LCD TV
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabins
  • Rear swimming platform
  • Free Wi-Fi
Deck Cabin Bedding Size (sqm) Window To Open
Upper Deck Std w/ Balcony Double/Twin 14 Window Yes
Lower Deck Standard Double/Twin 15 Porthole No

 

Amenities

  • En-suite
  • Air-conditioning
  • Toiletries
  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk
  • Balcony