Discover the best Croatia has to offer on this classic route from Dubrovnik to Split! You’ll cruise below Dubrovnik’s impressive walls and swim in secluded coves in the Elaphite Islands; marvel at the natural beauty of Mljet and wonder at the phenomena of Bisevo’s Blue Cave. With more stops along the way, this cruise guaranteed to impress!
DAY 1 DUBROVNIK
Your adventure begins with a transfer to MS Diamond, where embarkation begins at 1.00pm. Tonight, meet your fellow travellers at a welcome reception on board.
DAY 2 DUBROVNIK – ELAPHITE ISLANDS – SLANO
Today begins with a guided walking tour of the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’. You’ll be introduced to an ancient town, protected by 13th century fortifications and filled with Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque architecture. Return to your ship and continue to the Elaphite Islands where you will have time to swim in a secluded cove. Upon arrival in Slano, depart for Ston to visit an oyster farm where you will sample oysters and mussels, paired with local wine. (B, L)
DAY 3 SLANO – MLJET
Cruise to the island of Mljet, famous for its stunning National Park. On your guided walking tour discover Mljet National Park’s two turquoise lakes, Veliko Jezero and Malo Jezero, meaning Great Lake and Little Lake. Board a small boat and visit the islet of St. Mary to see the Benedictine Monastery built here during the 12th century. (B, L)
DAY 4 MLJET – KORCULA
Early this morning depart for Korcula, the rumoured birthplace of the famed merchant explorer Marco Polo. En route, spend some time swimming in the crystal clear Adriatic in one of the island’s small coves. After lunch on board, arrive in Korcula Town for a walking tour that will guide you through the narrow, cobblestone streets. (B, L)
DAY 5 KORCULA – VIS
For many years, Vis was used as a strategic military base and, until 1989, it was closed off to the general public. As a result, the island has retained a remarkable untouched charm. Upon arrival, spend an afternoon at leisure to experience the island’s natural beauty first hand, before a Captain’s dinner on board tonight. (B, L, D)
DAY 6 VIS – BISEVO – HVAR
Your first stop today is the spectacular Blue Cave on the island of Biševo. The cave’s natural underwater entrance creates a magical deep blue light that engulfs the interior. After this extraordinary experience, continue to Hvar and join your guided city tour and learn why this town is a must-see. (B, L)
Note: in peak season (Jul-Aug), due to limited capacity in Hvar harbour, the port of call can be substituted for Stari Grad/Jelsa. In that case transfers by bus will be organised to and from Hvar Town.
DAY 7 HVAR – BRAC – SPLIT
Depart Hvar this morning for Bol, on the island of Brac, famous
for Zlatni Rat beach. Afterwards, continue to the ancient city of Split which has emerged from the
ruins of the incredible Diocletian’s Palace. Learn of Split’s Roman history on a walking tour through the UNESCO World Heritage listed Old Town. (B, L)
DAY 8 SPLIT
Your cruise concludes with a departure transfer for your onward journey. (B)
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