Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 PRAGUE
Your adventure begins with a transfer to your hotel for check-in which begins at 3pm. Enjoy some free time to venture into the Old Town before meeting your fellow travellers and Tour Director for a welcome dinner at the hotel. (D)

Stay at
Angelo by Vienna House Hotel (4 star)

DAY 2 PRAGUE
Embark on a guided sightseeing tour of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. A panoramic drive showcases Wenceslas Square along with the Royal Castle of Hradcany, home to the Gothic St. Vitus Cathedral, Prague’s largest church. See St. George’s Basilica and Golden Lane with the Daliborka Tower before crossing the Charles Bridge to walk through Prague’s old quarter, viewing the Jewish Ghetto, the Town Hall and the famous Astronomical Clock. (B)

DAY 3 PRAGUE – VIENNA
Today journey on to Vienna, the 'City of Waltz'. The Austria's Capital is characterised by baroque buildings, imperial sights, coffee houses, cosy taverns and Viennese charm. Your day is free to explore this city and perhaps saver a Viennese pastry or two. (B)

Stay at
Hilton Vienna (4 star)

DAY 4 VIENNA
On a morning sightseeing tour visit the majestic Hofburg Palace, seat of the Austro-Hungarian empire, and Belvedere Palace. See the Prater amusement park with its giant Ferris wheel and the modern United Nations City on the banks of Danube River. Then continue your tour with a visit to St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the most important religious building in the city. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure before dinner in a local restaurant. (B, D)

DAY 5 VIENNA – BUDAPEST
Depart Vienna and travel to the Hungarian capital of Budapest, the ‘Paris of the East’. After check-in at your hotel, the afternoon will be free to familiarise yourself with this vibrant city: shop along the Vaci Utca, nibble on a delicious slice of Dobosz cake or sit back and relax at one of the city’s great coffee houses. (B)

Stay at
Radisson Blu (4 star) or Zara Continental (4 star)

DAY 6 BUDAPEST
Situated on the opposite banks of the mighty Danube River, the former cities of Buda and Pest are linked by a series of elegant bridges. Your morning sightseeing tour includes views of the decorative Parliament building, the Royal Palace and the Castle Hill complex. Discover the Fisherman’s Bastion, Matthias Church and Heroes' Square with the Millennium Column, a 118-foot-high Corinthian column topped with a statue of the archangel Gabriel. Tonight enjoy dinner in a typical Csarda restaurant. (B, D)

DAY 7 BUDAPEST – ZAGREB
Travel the banks of Lake Balaton and cross into Croatia on your way to Zagreb. Check in at your hotel followed by an afternoon sightseeing tour of the capital including the historic Upper Town. See St. Mark’s Church, the Cathedral, Parliament, and the Government Palace. The rest of the afternoon is yours to explore the winding streets of the Old Town at your own pace before dinner at your hotel. (B, D)

Stay at
Westin Hotel (5 star)

DAY 8 ZAGREB – PLITVICE – SPLIT
Continue south for a visit to the magnificent Plitvice Lakes National Park, a beautiful system of 16 terraced lakes and a UNESCO World Heritage Listed site. Here, a walking tour will take you through several of the lower lakes. Continue to Split where you will embark MS Prestige (or similar). Use your afternoon to begin your exploration of the ancient city of Split before an evening welcome reception on board. (B, D)

DAY 9 CRUISE: SPLIT – BRAC – HVAR
A walking tour of Split shows you the historic inner city built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. Cruise to Bol, on Brac island, where you can swim at the Golden Horn and enjoy the long golden pebble beach, said to be the best in Croatia. Afterwards head towards Hvar, one of the most popular islands in the Adriatic, where you will overnight in the port of Stari Grad. (B, L)

DAY 10 CRUISE: HVAR – VIS
After cruising towards the port of Hvar Town, enjoy a sightseeing tour featuring the first public theatre in Europe, the Franciscan Monastery and many more historical sights. Cruise to the island of Vis and visit its town which was closed to tourism until the late 80’s. Embark on a guided tour which will take you down to the waterfront. Enjoy thr rest of your evening at leisure. (B, L)

DAY 11 CRUISE: VIS – VELA LUKA
After breakfast enjoy spectacular scenery while you cruise to the island of Korcula, considered the birthplace of the famous explorer Marco Polo. On disembarkation in Vela Luka, join a Korcula island excursion including a visit to the Olive Oil factory, Barilo Ethno Museum and a local winery to taste some local wine and cheese. (B, L)

DAY 12 CRUISE: VELA LUKA - KORCULA
Enjoy a morning of swimming before continuing cruising to Korcula Town, also known as ‘Little Dubrovnik’. Take a walking tour through its narrow and cobbled streets; and visit the majestic Gothic Baroque Cathedral of St Mark. Your evening is free to discover the town and enjoy dinner on your own at one of the many local restaurants. Overnight in Korcula Town. (B, L)

DAY 13 CRUISE: KORCULA – MLJET
Today we cruise south to Mljet Island. Enjoy a guided tour of Mljet National Park where you can discover the Great and Small Lakes as well as the 12th century Benedictine Monastery on the island of St. Mary. Spend the day exploring this beautiful island before tonight’s Captain’s dinner with live entertainment on board the ship. (B, L, D)

DAY 14 CRUISE: MLJET – DUBROVNIK
This morning cruise to Dubrovnik, a charming town known as the "Pearl of the Adriatic", and a UNESCO World Heritage site. A walking tour of its Old Town buildings and fortifications will showcase the Rector’s Palace and Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy. The rest of your day is free to explore this historic medieval city. (B, L)

DAY 15 CRUISE: DUBROVNIK
Your cruise concludes with a departure transfer for your onward journey. (B)

  • Arrival Transfer
  • Departure Transfer
  • Cruise Manager
  • Visitor Tax and port fees
  • National Park Fees
  • Luggage handling
  • 7 nights accommodation in 4 and 5 star hotels
  • Land tour in modern, air-conditioned coach
  • 7 nights cruise in sea-view cabin
  • Daily breakfasts
  • 6 lunches
  • 4 dinners – including Captains Dinner with live entertainment and Welcome Reception and Dinner
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Complimentary tea/coffee
  • Olive Oil and Wine Tasting on Korcula Island
  • Guided Sightseeing Tours of:
    Prague
    Vienna
    Budapest
    Zagreb
    Plitvice Lakes National Park
    Split
    Hvar
    Vis
    Korcula Town
    Korcula Island with Olive Oil and Wine Tasting
    Mljet National Park
    Dubrovnik

Pricing

Prices are per person in Australian Dollars (AUD)

DateTwin/DoubleSingleTriple
Lower DeckMain DeckLower DeckMain DeckMain Deck
16 May 2020
View Ships
Booking Enquiry Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out
30 May 2020
MS Prestige
Booking Enquiry Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out
27 Jun 2020
MS Prestige
Booking Enquiry Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out Sold Out
11 Jul 2020
MS Prestige
Booking Enquiry $5,850 $5,380 $6,130 $5,630 $9,000 $8,220 $9,285 $8,470 N/A
19 Sep 2020
MS Prestige
Booking Enquiry $5,850 $5,380 $6,130 $5,630 $9,000 $8,220 $9,285 $8,470 N/A

*Please note: Triple cabins are available on MS Adriatic Queen on Main Deck only.

Ship Information

Boat 1: MS Prestige

  • Launched: 2013
  • Length: 47m
  • Breadth: 9m
  • Speed: 19km/h
  • Crew: 7
  • Passengers: 38
  • Cabins: 20
  • Voltage: 220v
  • Sun deck with deck chairs, sunbeds and ample shade
  • Rooftop plunge pool
  • Salon restaurant
  • Lounge bar and outside seating
  • Large screen LCD TV
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabins
  • Rear swimming platform
  • Free Wi-Fi
DeckCabinBeddingSize (sqm)WindowTo Open
Upper DeckStandardTwin15WindowYes
Main DeckStandardDouble/Twin15-18WindowYes
Lower DeckStandardTwin16PortholeNo

Amenities

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

Boat 2: MS Adriatic Queen

  • Re-launched: 2017
  • Length: 35m
  • Breadth: 11m
  • Speed: 18km/h
  • Crew: 6
  • Passengers: 30
  • Cabins: 15
  • Voltage: 220v
  • Fully air-conditioned vessel
  • Restaurant
  • Lounge bar and outdoor seating
  • Sun deck with jacuzzi
  • Rear swimming platform
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabins
  • Free Wi-Fi
DeckCabinBeddingSize (sqm)WindowTo Open
Main DeckStandardTwin/Double13-16WindowNo

Amenities

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