Itinerary + Map

Day 1 Dubrovnik - Slano
Welcome to Dubrovnik! Begin with an included transfer from the airport to Gruz Harbour where embarkation begins at 13.00hrs. In the afternoon set off for the quaint little village of Slano, a peaceful fishermen's village. Enjoy an authentic village dinner in Smokovljani where you can taste all the specialities this rural area has to offer. As a part of their property, there is a ranch with animals and an old stone threshing floor surrounded by olive and fig trees. Sit back, relax and enjoy an evening getting in touch with the beauty of nature.

Meals included: Lunch and dinner

Day 2 Slano - Mljet
Leave for the island of Mljet where you will get to visit Mljet National Park with its Great and Small Lake. Don’t miss visiting the 12th Century Benedictine Monastery located on its own islet. Here, you have free time to explore the National Park. There are options to rent a canoe, kayak or bike. Spend a leisurely afternoon taking a swim in the water, cycling or walking along the numerous paths around the exquisite salt lakes.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 3 Mljet - Makarska
Early this morning depart for Makarska, a well-loved tourist destination with a beautiful promenade dotted with restaurants, bars and a spectacular beaches. You’ll have the opportunity to take a relaxing dip in one of the many peaceful bays or join an Optional Excursion to go river rafting after lunch. Tonight, enjoy a Captain's dinner with live entertainment on board the ship as you soak in the magic of the Makarska Riviera with the peaks of the Biokovo Mountains as an impressive backdrop.

Meals included: Breakfast,lunch and dinner

Day 4 Makarska - Pucisca - Split
Continue your cruise to Brac Island with a stop in Pucisca, home to the famous white limestone that has been used in such structures such as the facade of the White House and Budapest's Parliament Building. Here you will have the chance to visit one of the few stone masonry workshops left in Europe. In the afternoon cruise towards Split, Croatia's second largest city, where you will enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of the Roman Emperor Diocletian retirement residence which is now the centre point of the city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At over 1700 years old, Split offers a myriad of cultural and historical sights and plenty of dining options amid a uniquely lively atmosphere.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 5 Split - Brac - Hvar
An early morning departure sees you cruise to Bol on the island of Brac, to the famous Zlatni Rat beach. Also known as the Golden Horn, it is one of the most famous beaches in Dalmatia that is continually changing shape due to the direction of the wind and tides. Later, proceed to Hvar, the longest island in the Adriatic. On arrival at Hvar Town, join a guided walking tour of this historical town with its labyrinth of streets, famous Renaissance church and oldest community theatre in Europe! The evening will be at leisure to try one of the bustling local restaurants, bars and cafes that line the port.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 6 Hvar - Korcula
Make your way towards the island of Korcula, the supposed birthplace of famed explorer Marco Polo. Enjoy lunch on board at one of the secluded bays en-route before arriving at Korcula Town, the island’s main settlement. Discover the town's medieval core and herringbone-patterned streets on a guided walking tour. This evening is free to explore the fortified town at your own pace. Be spoilt for choice with an abundant choice of restaurants and bars for some evening entertainment or join an optional Village Dinner.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 7 Korcula - Dubrovnik
Set off for Dubrovnik whilst enjoying your breakfast this morning. Take in the beautiful sights of the coast along the way before arriving at the walled city of Dubrovnik. Embark on a guided city tour where you will be able to take in Croatia’s most beautiful and historic city which remains virtually unchanged since the 13th century. After this, take the cable car to the top of Srd Mountain for panoramic views of the city and of the Elaphiti Islands. In the evening gather together for a traditional Croatian song and dance performance by the Lindo Folklore Ensemble.

Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

Day 8 Dubrovnik

Bid farewell to your captain, crew and fellow passengers as you disembark after breakfast. A shared transfer to the airport for your onward journey is included.

Meals included: Breakfast

  • Arrival Transfer
  • Departure Transfer
  • Cruise Manager
  • Port fees and tourist taxes
  • National Park Fees
  • Daily cabin service
  • Fresh towels and bed linen mid week
  • Beach towel hire
  • Luggage handling
  • 8 day cruise in a sea-view cabin
  • Exclusions: Gratuities and any optional excursions – Korcula Village Dinner (approx. EUR45 per person), Zipline excursion (approx. EUR70 per person), Cetina river rafting (approx. EUR55 per person) – all to be paid locally.
  • Welcome reception with cocktail
  • 7 buffet breakfasts
  • 7  lunches
  • 2 dinners including Captain’s Dinner and heritage dinner in Smokovljani
  • Complimentary fresh fruit
  • Complimentary tea and coffee after lunch
  • Complimentary water from dispenser
  • Olive oil and wine tasting onboard
  • Guided sightseeing tours of:
    Dubrovnik (one-way transfer included)
  • Visit:
    Mljet National Park
  • Entrance fees:
    Dubrovnik Cable Car
    Lindo traditional Croatian dance (return transfer included)
    Stone masonry workshop


Prices are per person in Australian Dollars (AUD)

Ship Information

Boat 1: MS Adriatic Pearl

  • Launched: 2012
  • Refurbished: 2018
  • Length: 41m
  • Breadth: 8.5m
  • Speed: 19km/h
  • Crew: 9
  • Capacity: 40
  • Cabins: 18
  • Voltage: 220v
  • Sun deck with deck chairs and sun beds
  • Salon restaurant
  • Bar
  • Large screen LCD TV
  • Outdoor covered terrace with comfortable sofas
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabins
  • Free Wi-Fi
Deck Cabin Bedding Size (sqm) Window To Open
Main Deck Standard Double/Twin 11-13.5 Window Yes
Lower Deck Standard Double/Twin/Triple 12.5-17 Porthole No


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